The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 88 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 17 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.21% 0.70% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 1.89% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 1
Average salary £33,000 £30,247 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.10% +9.98%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
521 529 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.13% 36.99% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 411 371 280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

LAMP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Edinburgh region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 18 (75.00%) HTML
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 13 (54.17%) MySQL
4 12 (50.00%) PHP
4 12 (50.00%) OO
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 8 (33.33%) DevOps
7 7 (29.17%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) .NET
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) MVC
7 7 (29.17%) PHP5
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) WordPress
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
8 6 (25.00%) Flash
8 6 (25.00%) Ruby
8 6 (25.00%) Marketing
8 6 (25.00%) Web Development
8 6 (25.00%) WCF
8 6 (25.00%) Use Case
8 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (25.00%) Android
8 6 (25.00%) ExpressionEngine
8 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (25.00%) REST

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) WordPress
2 6 (25.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 5 (20.83%) IIS
3 5 (20.83%) Apache
4 4 (16.67%) Drupal
5 2 (8.33%) CMS
6 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MySQL
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Lead PHP Developer
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Development Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Chief Technology Officer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Chief Information Officer
7 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Graduate
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
3 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 7 (29.17%) .NET
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) jQuery
4 6 (25.00%) Flash
4 6 (25.00%) WCF
4 6 (25.00%) REST
4 6 (25.00%) Laravel
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.17%) Google Maps API
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) Sass
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5 Boilerplate
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) Modernizr
6 1 (4.17%) Open Graph
6 1 (4.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) OO
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
4 6 (25.00%) Web Development
4 6 (25.00%) Use Case
4 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (25.00%) Android Development
4 6 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 5 (20.83%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) B2B
5 5 (20.83%) B2C
6 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.33%) Database Tuning
8 2 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) PHP5
4 6 (25.00%) Ruby
5 5 (20.83%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) RHCE
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
1 4 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 3 (12.50%) Cacti
3 2 (8.33%) Munin
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Appcelerator
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Zend
3 1 (4.17%) Facebook
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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