The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 225 211 168
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -43
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1452 1488 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.53% 1.53% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 4.10% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1273 1606
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
LAMP
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36281 36270 39931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.32% 37.19% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31653 31421 33643
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

LAMP
Salary Trend in England

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

LAMP Salary Trend in England

LAMP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in England

LAMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 574 £52,500 +5.00% 82
South East -39 316 £40,000 - 54
South West -39 124 £39,250 +12.14% 14
Yorkshire -7 118 £38,384 +2.35% 28
West Midlands +35 103 £37,500 +15.38% 13
East of England +8 93 £45,000 +34.32% 5
North West -3 77 £35,000 +16.66% 18
East Midlands -8 36 £32,500 -18.75% 23
North East +8 9 £35,000 - 2
Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 2205 (75.18%) MySQL
2 2185 (74.50%) PHP
3 2063 (70.34%) Linux
4 1538 (52.44%) JavaScript
5 1495 (50.97%) Apache
6 1291 (44.02%) HTML
7 1250 (42.62%) CSS
8 987 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
9 901 (30.72%) jQuery
10 869 (29.63%) Git (software)
11 667 (22.74%) Python
12 635 (21.65%) OO
13 553 (18.85%) MVC
14 550 (18.75%) Java
15 539 (18.38%) SQL
16 529 (18.04%) Puppet
17 528 (18.00%) Perl
18 524 (17.87%) Amazon AWS
19 523 (17.83%) OOP
20 501 (17.08%) DevOps
21 475 (16.20%) Web Services
22 472 (16.09%) HTML5
23 471 (16.06%) Symfony
24 463 (15.79%) Bash Shell
25 443 (15.10%) VMware
26 438 (14.93%) Windows
27 411 (14.01%) Red Hat
28 410 (13.98%) Ruby
29 409 (13.94%) Zend
30 406 (13.84%) Subversion

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 1495 (50.97%) Apache
2 348 (11.86%) Tomcat
3 290 (9.89%) nginx
4 231 (7.88%) Node.js
5 220 (7.50%) Drupal
6 211 (7.19%) WordPress
7 159 (5.42%) IIS
8 130 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
9 123 (4.19%) CMS
9 123 (4.19%) JBoss
10 117 (3.99%) OpenStack
11 65 (2.22%) WebSphere
12 47 (1.60%) MS Exchange
13 46 (1.57%) Moodle
14 44 (1.50%) Apache Solr
14 44 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
15 37 (1.26%) Joomla!
16 36 (1.23%) SharePoint
17 35 (1.19%) Confluence
18 33 (1.13%) GlassFish
Applications
1 80 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 52 (1.77%) Photoshop
3 31 (1.06%) MS Office
4 14 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.20%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.10%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.068%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.034%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.034%) GIMP
9 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 187 (6.38%) Magento
2 30 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.14%) OpenCart
7 3 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.034%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.034%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 524 (17.87%) Amazon AWS
2 213 (7.26%) Amazon EC2
3 87 (2.97%) IaaS
4 71 (2.42%) PaaS
5 66 (2.25%) GitHub
5 66 (2.25%) SaaS
6 49 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 48 (1.64%) Joyent
8 46 (1.57%) Amazon S3
9 36 (1.23%) CloudFront
10 26 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
10 26 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
11 17 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (0.55%) iPaaS
13 12 (0.41%) OpenShift
14 10 (0.34%) Office 365
15 9 (0.31%) Google Apps
16 7 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
16 7 (0.24%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 280 (9.55%) DNS
2 265 (9.04%) Firewall
3 162 (5.52%) Internet
4 157 (5.35%) TCP/IP
5 120 (4.09%) LDAP
6 118 (4.02%) VPN
7 116 (3.95%) HTTP
8 91 (3.10%) DHCP
8 91 (3.10%) VLAN
9 90 (3.07%) SSH
10 83 (2.83%) SAN
11 62 (2.11%) LAN
11 62 (2.11%) SSL
12 61 (2.08%) SMTP
13 51 (1.74%) WAN
14 47 (1.60%) BGP
14 47 (1.60%) SNMP
15 45 (1.53%) Intranet
16 38 (1.30%) FTP
16 38 (1.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2205 (75.18%) MySQL
2 296 (10.09%) SQL Server
3 283 (9.65%) MongoDB
4 207 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
5 195 (6.65%) Redis
6 146 (4.98%) NoSQL
7 117 (3.99%) Relational Database
8 85 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 75 (2.56%) Hadoop
10 58 (1.98%) Big Data
11 49 (1.67%) Couchbase
12 38 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
13 36 (1.23%) RDBMS
14 35 (1.19%) Apache Hive
15 31 (1.06%) MemSQL
16 28 (0.95%) MariaDB
17 26 (0.89%) Riak
18 25 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
18 25 (0.85%) SQLite
19 23 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 869 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 406 (13.84%) Subversion
3 349 (11.90%) Jenkins
4 185 (6.31%) PHPUnit
5 139 (4.74%) JIRA
6 127 (4.33%) Selenium
7 107 (3.65%) Maven
8 81 (2.76%) TeamCity
9 79 (2.69%) JUnit
9 79 (2.69%) Vagrant
10 69 (2.35%) Hudson
11 61 (2.08%) Trac
12 45 (1.53%) Gerrit
13 42 (1.43%) Grunt
14 40 (1.36%) Jasmine
15 38 (1.30%) Bugzilla
16 37 (1.26%) JMeter
17 35 (1.19%) Ant
18 34 (1.16%) PEAR
19 27 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 295 (10.06%) Finance
2 204 (6.96%) Marketing
3 126 (4.30%) Games
4 98 (3.34%) Retail
5 76 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 56 (1.91%) Advertising
7 43 (1.47%) Publishing
8 31 (1.06%) Back Office
9 28 (0.95%) Law
10 20 (0.68%) Banking
11 17 (0.58%) Multimedia
12 15 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.38%) Legal
14 10 (0.34%) French Language
15 9 (0.31%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.17%) Military
17 4 (0.14%) Electronics
17 4 (0.14%) Front Office
18 2 (0.068%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.068%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1521 (51.86%) Developer
2 1164 (39.69%) PHP Developer
3 383 (13.06%) Administrator
4 344 (11.73%) Linux Administrator
5 339 (11.56%) Web Developer
6 328 (11.18%) Systems Administrator
7 289 (9.85%) Senior Developer
8 283 (9.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 259 (8.83%) PHP Web Developer
10 233 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
11 219 (7.47%) LAMP Developer
12 211 (7.19%) Senior PHP Developer
13 201 (6.85%) MySQL Developer
14 198 (6.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 183 (6.24%) DevOps Engineer
16 170 (5.80%) PHP LAMP Developer
17 151 (5.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 143 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
19 138 (4.71%) HTML Developer
20 118 (4.02%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1291 (44.02%) HTML
2 1250 (42.62%) CSS
3 901 (30.72%) jQuery
4 475 (16.20%) Web Services
5 472 (16.09%) HTML5
6 471 (16.06%) Symfony
7 401 (13.67%) XML
8 316 (10.77%) CSS3
9 286 (9.75%) Ajax
10 282 (9.61%) JSON
11 276 (9.41%) LEMP Stack
12 247 (8.42%) AngularJS
13 246 (8.39%) REST
14 213 (7.26%) Laravel
15 205 (6.99%) SOAP
16 176 (6.00%) .NET
17 163 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 157 (5.35%) LAPP Stack
19 141 (4.81%) Sass
20 109 (3.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 211 (7.19%) Computer Science
2 157 (5.35%) User Experience
3 145 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 143 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 108 (3.68%) Data Centre
6 73 (2.49%) Management Information System
7 48 (1.64%) Replication
8 47 (1.60%) Digital Media
9 45 (1.53%) Fintech
10 43 (1.47%) e-Learning
11 42 (1.43%) Clustering
12 35 (1.19%) Learning Management System
13 33 (1.13%) VLE
14 32 (1.09%) Algorithms
15 30 (1.02%) NHS
16 29 (0.99%) Online Games
16 29 (0.99%) RIA
17 24 (0.82%) IBM XIV
17 24 (0.82%) Mathematics
18 23 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2063 (70.34%) Linux
2 438 (14.93%) Windows
3 390 (13.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 325 (11.08%) CentOS
5 266 (9.07%) Unix
6 218 (7.43%) Ubuntu
7 187 (6.38%) Debian
8 134 (4.57%) Windows Server
9 98 (3.34%) Apple iOS
10 95 (3.24%) Android
11 88 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 43 (1.47%) Solaris
13 40 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 32 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (0.48%) AIX
16 13 (0.44%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.38%) Windows 7
18 10 (0.34%) SmartOS
18 10 (0.34%) Windows 8
19 9 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 635 (21.65%) OO
3 553 (18.85%) MVC
4 523 (17.83%) OOP
5 501 (17.08%) DevOps
6 404 (13.77%) E-Commerce
7 373 (12.72%) Continuous Integration
8 372 (12.68%) Scrum
9 345 (11.76%) TDD
10 313 (10.67%) Open Source
10 313 (10.67%) Web Development
11 305 (10.40%) Software Engineering
12 274 (9.34%) OO PHP
13 227 (7.74%) Configuration Management
14 207 (7.06%) High Availability
15 196 (6.68%) Mentoring
16 184 (6.27%) Front End Development
17 173 (5.90%) Unit Testing
18 141 (4.81%) Project Management
19 117 (3.99%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2185 (74.50%) PHP
2 1538 (52.44%) JavaScript
3 667 (22.74%) Python
4 550 (18.75%) Java
5 539 (18.38%) SQL
6 528 (18.00%) Perl
7 463 (15.79%) Bash Shell
8 410 (13.98%) Ruby
9 193 (6.58%) PHP 5
10 165 (5.63%) Shell Script
11 108 (3.68%) C#
12 91 (3.10%) C++
13 79 (2.69%) PowerShell
14 60 (2.05%) C
15 36 (1.23%) T-SQL
16 28 (0.95%) AWK
16 28 (0.95%) sed
17 20 (0.68%) Go
18 18 (0.61%) PHP 7
18 18 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 331 (11.29%) Degree
2 70 (2.39%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (1.43%) CCNA
4 38 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 36 (1.23%) RHCE
6 31 (1.06%) CCNP
7 23 (0.78%) RHCT
8 21 (0.72%) ISEB
9 18 (0.61%) MCSE
9 18 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (0.48%) CCDE
10 14 (0.48%) CCIE
10 14 (0.48%) CISSP
11 13 (0.44%) CCSP
12 12 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.34%) Security Cleared
14 9 (0.31%) MySQL Certification
14 9 (0.31%) NCDA
15 8 (0.27%) SC Cleared
16 7 (0.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (3.38%) QA
2 23 (0.78%) SLA
3 22 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.034%) BS7799
6 1 (0.034%) WCAG
System Software
1 325 (11.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 135 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 122 (4.16%) Varnish
4 112 (3.82%) Xen
5 109 (3.72%) KVM
6 89 (3.03%) Docker
7 57 (1.94%) NFS
7 57 (1.94%) vSphere
8 49 (1.67%) Postfix
9 46 (1.57%) Squid
10 41 (1.40%) Hyper-V
10 41 (1.40%) iptables
10 41 (1.40%) XenServer
11 40 (1.36%) VMware ESX
12 31 (1.06%) qmail
13 26 (0.89%) Sendmail
14 20 (0.68%) Corosync
15 19 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
16 18 (0.61%) LXC
16 18 (0.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 529 (18.04%) Puppet
2 344 (11.73%) Opscode Chef
3 213 (7.26%) Nagios
4 144 (4.91%) Ansible
5 105 (3.58%) ZABBIX
6 56 (1.91%) Capistrano
7 55 (1.88%) Graphite
8 50 (1.70%) CFEngine
9 48 (1.64%) Cacti
10 38 (1.30%) logstash
11 36 (1.23%) Salt
12 24 (0.82%) Zenoss
13 21 (0.72%) vMotion
14 20 (0.68%) WSUS
15 18 (0.61%) HAProxy
15 18 (0.61%) Icinga
15 18 (0.61%) Opsview
15 18 (0.61%) SCCM
15 18 (0.61%) SELinux
16 17 (0.58%) cPanel
Vendors
1 443 (15.10%) VMware
2 411 (14.01%) Red Hat
3 409 (13.94%) Zend
4 213 (7.26%) Oracle
5 206 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 177 (6.03%) Google
7 93 (3.17%) Cisco
8 74 (2.52%) Twitter
9 65 (2.22%) IBM
9 65 (2.22%) Rackspace
10 63 (2.15%) Citrix
11 60 (2.05%) New Relic
12 56 (1.91%) HP
13 55 (1.88%) NetApp
14 47 (1.60%) Facebook
15 44 (1.50%) Splunk
16 43 (1.47%) Percona
17 37 (1.26%) Yahoo!
18 35 (1.19%) Sun
19 30 (1.02%) Adobe
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ascot, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
North London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum +bonus+bens+career
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago