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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 248 192 192
Rank change year-on-year
-56 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1141 1505 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.17% 1.55% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 3.76% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 979 1329 1422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
36038 40060 44156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.09% 41.21% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 31261 33751 39564
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -103 377 £50,000 +5.26% 71
South East -14 335 £37,500 - 45
South West -40 117 £34,000 -2.85% 31
Yorkshire +12 115 £40,000 +23.07% 20
East of England -18 61 £32,500 -13.33% 15
North West -31 54 £27,500 -21.42% 15
East Midlands +28 47 £40,000 +39.13% 5
West Midlands -44 31 £32,500 - 4
North East -2 5 £35,000 +32.07%
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2002 (77.84%) PHP
2 1668 (64.85%) MySQL
3 1264 (49.14%) JavaScript
4 1247 (48.48%) HTML
5 1237 (48.09%) Linux
6 1176 (45.72%) CSS
7 779 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
8 778 (30.25%) jQuery
9 744 (28.93%) Apache
10 674 (26.21%) Git (software)
11 635 (24.69%) OO
12 623 (24.22%) MVC
13 521 (20.26%) HTML5
14 512 (19.91%) SQL
15 491 (19.09%) Java
16 464 (18.04%) Web Services
17 450 (17.50%) OOP
18 436 (16.95%) Symfony
19 424 (16.49%) Zend
20 389 (15.12%) PHP5
21 369 (14.35%) E-Commerce
22 359 (13.96%) Python
23 354 (13.76%) CSS3
24 352 (13.69%) Open Source
25 343 (13.34%) Subversion
26 340 (13.22%) OO PHP
27 323 (12.56%) Puppet
28 319 (12.40%) Web Development
29 318 (12.36%) Ajax
30 312 (12.13%) Drupal

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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
1 744 (28.93%) Apache
2 312 (12.13%) Drupal
3 267 (10.38%) CMS
4 247 (9.60%) WordPress
5 155 (6.03%) nginx
6 128 (4.98%) Node.js
7 123 (4.78%) Tomcat
8 93 (3.62%) IIS
9 73 (2.84%) Joomla!
10 64 (2.49%) Confluence
11 51 (1.98%) Apache Solr
12 33 (1.28%) MS Exchange
12 33 (1.28%) concrete5
13 31 (1.21%) OpenStack
14 30 (1.17%) SharePoint
15 25 (0.97%) JBoss
16 21 (0.82%) Moodle
17 15 (0.58%) Umbraco
17 15 (0.58%) ExpressionEngine
18 13 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 50 (1.94%) Photoshop
2 49 (1.91%) MS Excel
3 27 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.12%) MS Office
5 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.078%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.078%) GIMP
6 2 (0.078%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 136 (5.29%) Magento
2 10 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.078%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.078%) Tridion
5 1 (0.039%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 215 (8.36%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (4.32%) SaaS
3 56 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
4 53 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
5 48 (1.87%) GitHub
6 40 (1.56%) Amazon S3
7 28 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 24 (0.93%) Route 53
9 23 (0.89%) IaaS
10 22 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
10 22 (0.86%) Rackspace Cloud
11 18 (0.70%) PaaS
11 18 (0.70%) Google Apps
12 12 (0.47%) Terremark
13 7 (0.27%) CloudFront
13 7 (0.27%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.23%) Joyent
15 4 (0.16%) SoftLayer
15 4 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 130 (5.05%) Firewall
2 128 (4.98%) DNS
3 122 (4.74%) HTTP
4 102 (3.97%) Internet
5 92 (3.58%) TCP/IP
6 52 (2.02%) VPN
7 50 (1.94%) SSH
8 43 (1.67%) LDAP
9 39 (1.52%) SSL
10 38 (1.48%) SAN
11 36 (1.40%) VoIP
12 29 (1.13%) SMTP
13 28 (1.09%) DHCP
13 28 (1.09%) WAN
13 28 (1.09%) LAN
14 27 (1.05%) Intranet
15 24 (0.93%) Broadband
16 23 (0.89%) BGP
17 15 (0.58%) Network Security
18 13 (0.51%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1668 (64.85%) MySQL
2 197 (7.66%) SQL Server
3 125 (4.86%) Relational Database
4 111 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
5 94 (3.65%) NoSQL
6 84 (3.27%) MongoDB
7 68 (2.64%) Redis
8 58 (2.26%) RDBMS
9 42 (1.63%) Big Data
10 33 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 30 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
12 28 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (0.70%) MariaDB
14 18 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (0.54%) CouchDB
16 13 (0.51%) Data Mining
16 13 (0.51%) SQLite
17 11 (0.43%) Riak
18 9 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 674 (26.21%) Git (software)
2 343 (13.34%) Subversion
3 172 (6.69%) Jenkins
4 159 (6.18%) JIRA
5 145 (5.64%) PHPUnit
6 88 (3.42%) Selenium
7 70 (2.72%) Behat
8 54 (2.10%) WebDriver
9 49 (1.91%) JMeter
10 46 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 42 (1.63%) Eclipse
11 42 (1.63%) Hudson
12 41 (1.59%) PhpStorm
13 37 (1.44%) Grunt
14 33 (1.28%) NetBeans
14 33 (1.28%) Mercurial
15 20 (0.78%) Bower
16 18 (0.70%) Maven
17 16 (0.62%) Karma Test Runner
18 15 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 223 (8.67%) Marketing
2 149 (5.79%) Finance
3 94 (3.65%) Retail
4 88 (3.42%) Advertising
5 60 (2.33%) Games
6 54 (2.10%) Publishing
7 51 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 34 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 23 (0.89%) Automotive
10 20 (0.78%) Banking
11 9 (0.35%) Billing
12 7 (0.27%) Front Office
12 7 (0.27%) Back Office
12 7 (0.27%) Law
13 6 (0.23%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.23%) Legal
14 5 (0.19%) Electronics
15 4 (0.16%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1576 (61.28%) Developer
2 1013 (39.39%) PHP Developer
3 423 (16.45%) Web Developer
4 316 (12.29%) Senior Developer
5 279 (10.85%) Administrator
6 260 (10.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 220 (8.55%) Systems Administrator
8 203 (7.89%) Senior PHP Developer
9 175 (6.80%) Linux Administrator
10 170 (6.61%) LAMP Developer
11 160 (6.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 149 (5.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 145 (5.64%) PHP Web Developer
14 108 (4.20%) Junior
15 98 (3.81%) Architect
16 94 (3.65%) Software Engineer
17 88 (3.42%) Junior Developer
18 86 (3.34%) DevOps Engineer
19 84 (3.27%) Senior Web Developer
20 75 (2.92%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1247 (48.48%) HTML
2 1176 (45.72%) CSS
3 778 (30.25%) jQuery
4 521 (20.26%) HTML5
5 464 (18.04%) Web Services
6 436 (16.95%) Symfony
7 354 (13.76%) CSS3
8 318 (12.36%) Ajax
9 309 (12.01%) XML
10 243 (9.45%) .NET
11 184 (7.15%) REST
12 175 (6.80%) JSON
13 172 (6.69%) XHTML
14 167 (6.49%) SOAP
15 160 (6.22%) Laravel
16 144 (5.60%) AngularJS
17 128 (4.98%) RESTful
18 115 (4.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 109 (4.24%) CodeIgniter
20 105 (4.08%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 352 (13.69%) Open Source
2 154 (5.99%) Computer Science
3 142 (5.52%) User Experience
4 81 (3.15%) Mobile App
5 64 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
6 53 (2.06%) W3C
7 49 (1.91%) Social Media
8 47 (1.83%) Digital Media
9 39 (1.52%) Clustering
10 32 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 28 (1.09%) Replication
12 27 (1.05%) iPhone
13 24 (0.93%) Social Network
14 21 (0.82%) E-Learning
14 21 (0.82%) Management Information System
15 17 (0.66%) VLE
16 16 (0.62%) CMDB
17 15 (0.58%) Wiki
18 14 (0.54%) Visualisation
18 14 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1237 (48.09%) Linux
2 261 (10.15%) Windows
3 202 (7.85%) CentOS
4 179 (6.96%) UNIX
5 151 (5.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 122 (4.74%) Ubuntu
7 108 (4.20%) Apple iOS
8 106 (4.12%) Debian
9 101 (3.93%) Android
10 27 (1.05%) Solaris
11 23 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.54%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.47%) Amazon Linux
14 12 (0.47%) Windows Phone
14 12 (0.47%) SUSE
15 11 (0.43%) Mac OS X
16 10 (0.39%) Fedora
17 8 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 779 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
2 635 (24.69%) OO
3 623 (24.22%) MVC
4 450 (17.50%) OOP
5 369 (14.35%) E-Commerce
6 340 (13.22%) OO PHP
7 319 (12.40%) Web Development
8 285 (11.08%) DevOps
9 254 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
10 252 (9.80%) Software Engineering
11 202 (7.85%) Scrum
12 197 (7.66%) TDD
13 144 (5.60%) Unit Testing
14 138 (5.37%) Configuration Management
15 128 (4.98%) Mentoring
16 96 (3.73%) Project Management
17 94 (3.65%) Workflow
17 94 (3.65%) BDD
18 90 (3.50%) Performance Tuning
18 90 (3.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2002 (77.84%) PHP
2 1264 (49.14%) JavaScript
3 512 (19.91%) SQL
4 491 (19.09%) Java
5 389 (15.12%) PHP5
6 359 (13.96%) Python
7 267 (10.38%) Bash Shell
8 264 (10.26%) Ruby
9 258 (10.03%) Perl
10 102 (3.97%) C++
11 92 (3.58%) C#
12 83 (3.23%) Shell Script
13 48 (1.87%) C
14 30 (1.17%) PowerShell
15 24 (0.93%) Objective-C
16 14 (0.54%) T-SQL
17 10 (0.39%) PHP4
18 9 (0.35%) ActionScript
18 9 (0.35%) VB
18 9 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 280 (10.89%) Degree
2 16 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (0.62%) CCNA
3 14 (0.54%) ISTQB
3 14 (0.54%) ISEB
4 13 (0.51%) RHCE
4 13 (0.51%) RHCSA
5 10 (0.39%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (0.39%) CCNP
6 9 (0.35%) Security Cleared
7 8 (0.31%) LPIC
7 8 (0.31%) CCSA
7 8 (0.31%) SSCP
7 8 (0.31%) CISSP
8 7 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.16%) MCSE
10 4 (0.16%) MCSA
10 4 (0.16%) CIMA
10 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (5.29%) QA
2 14 (0.54%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.51%) SLA
4 8 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.078%) COBIT
System Software
1 110 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (2.88%) Varnish
3 52 (2.02%) Xen
4 44 (1.71%) KVM
5 35 (1.36%) Active Directory
6 34 (1.32%) Docker
7 32 (1.24%) Postfix
7 32 (1.24%) Snort
8 22 (0.86%) NFS
9 18 (0.70%) Hyper-V
10 17 (0.66%) XenServer
11 15 (0.58%) Samba
11 15 (0.58%) LXC
12 14 (0.54%) Sendmail
13 13 (0.51%) vSphere
14 12 (0.47%) Firmware
15 11 (0.43%) Terminal Services
16 10 (0.39%) VirtualBox
17 8 (0.31%) Shibboleth
17 8 (0.31%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 323 (12.56%) Puppet
2 216 (8.40%) Opscode Chef
3 129 (5.02%) Nagios
4 82 (3.19%) Vagrant
5 69 (2.68%) Cacti
6 55 (2.14%) ZABBIX
7 46 (1.79%) Salt
8 18 (0.70%) Ansible
9 17 (0.66%) Capistrano
10 11 (0.43%) cPanel
11 8 (0.31%) Sysprep
11 8 (0.31%) Munin
11 8 (0.31%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.23%) WSUS
13 5 (0.19%) NetBackup
14 4 (0.16%) Ganglia
14 4 (0.16%) Icinga
14 4 (0.16%) Graphite
14 4 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
14 4 (0.16%) Netcool
Vendors
1 424 (16.49%) Zend
2 191 (7.43%) Red Hat
3 164 (6.38%) VMware
4 137 (5.33%) Microsoft
5 111 (4.32%) Oracle
6 84 (3.27%) Twitter
7 76 (2.95%) Google
8 74 (2.88%) Facebook
9 70 (2.72%) Rackspace
10 66 (2.57%) Cisco
11 53 (2.06%) Atlassian
12 39 (1.52%) Adobe
13 38 (1.48%) IBM
14 28 (1.09%) Siemens
15 24 (0.93%) Juniper
16 19 (0.74%) Citrix
17 18 (0.70%) Akamai
18 16 (0.62%) HP
19 15 (0.58%) NetApp
19 15 (0.58%) CheckPoint
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + great company
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
TelecityGroup International Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 19 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
CCity IT
Posted: Yesterday