The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 207 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1510 1462 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.38% 1.44% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.53% 3.60% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1279 1531
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42812 40622 46171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.09% 39.89% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36722 35488 41099
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -5 696 £50,000 +5.26% 92
South East -10 361 £35,000 -6.66% 44
Yorkshire -39 140 £45,000 +38.46% 19
East of England +44 121 £40,000 - 11
South West -22 72 £37,500 +15.38% 22
East Midlands +4 41 £32,500 +10.16% 10
West Midlands -8 38 £30,000 -6.97% 5
North West -32 36 £32,500 +6.55% 10
North East +11 9 £29,500 -4.83% 3
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2292 (77.93%) PHP
2 1916 (65.15%) MySQL
3 1412 (48.01%) Linux
4 1374 (46.72%) JavaScript
5 1336 (45.43%) HTML
6 1286 (43.73%) CSS
7 895 (30.43%) jQuery
8 842 (28.63%) Apache
9 727 (24.72%) OO
10 707 (24.04%) MVC
11 580 (19.72%) Git (software)
12 543 (18.46%) HTML5
13 495 (16.83%) Zend
14 481 (16.35%) E-Commerce
15 476 (16.18%) Subversion
16 468 (15.91%) PHP5
17 441 (14.99%) Web Services
17 441 (14.99%) Java
18 436 (14.82%) Agile Software Development
19 424 (14.42%) SQL
20 419 (14.25%) Drupal
21 407 (13.84%) Open Source
22 404 (13.74%) XML
23 402 (13.67%) CSS3
24 396 (13.46%) Ajax
24 396 (13.46%) OOP
25 390 (13.26%) Windows
26 368 (12.51%) Symfony
27 366 (12.44%) Web Development
28 349 (11.87%) Degree

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 842 (28.63%) Apache
2 419 (14.25%) Drupal
3 339 (11.53%) CMS
4 237 (8.06%) WordPress
5 204 (6.94%) Tomcat
6 137 (4.66%) IIS
7 120 (4.08%) Node.js
8 83 (2.82%) nginx
9 67 (2.28%) WebLogic
10 54 (1.84%) WebSphere
11 48 (1.63%) MS Exchange
12 47 (1.60%) Apache Solr
13 43 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
14 41 (1.39%) Joomla!
15 38 (1.29%) Confluence
16 34 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
17 25 (0.85%) Moodle
18 20 (0.68%) SharePoint
18 20 (0.68%) Alfresco
19 19 (0.65%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 81 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 68 (2.31%) Photoshop
3 31 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 26 (0.88%) MS Office
5 23 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.24%) MS Project
7 1 (0.034%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 160 (5.44%) Magento
2 8 (0.27%) Optimost
2 8 (0.27%) WebTrends
2 8 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (0.14%) osCommerce
5 3 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.068%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.068%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.068%) CubeCart
7 1 (0.034%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.034%) Summit
7 1 (0.034%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 172 (5.85%) Amazon AWS
2 146 (4.96%) SaaS
3 71 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
4 57 (1.94%) PaaS
5 31 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (0.88%) IaaS
7 25 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (0.85%) GitHub
8 20 (0.68%) Rackspace Cloud
8 20 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 18 (0.61%) Google Apps
10 16 (0.54%) Joyent
11 13 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (0.27%) CloudFront
13 7 (0.24%) Office 365
13 7 (0.24%) Route 53
14 3 (0.10%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
15 2 (0.068%) ElastiCache
16 1 (0.034%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 217 (7.38%) Internet
2 178 (6.05%) DNS
3 113 (3.84%) HTTP
4 104 (3.54%) TCP/IP
5 87 (2.96%) Firewall
6 76 (2.58%) VPN
7 69 (2.35%) SAN
8 63 (2.14%) SSL
9 52 (1.77%) Intranet
10 42 (1.43%) LDAP
11 41 (1.39%) VoIP
12 39 (1.33%) DHCP
12 39 (1.33%) SSH
13 35 (1.19%) Network Security
13 35 (1.19%) SMTP
14 33 (1.12%) VLAN
15 32 (1.09%) AMQP
16 27 (0.92%) WAN
17 26 (0.88%) LAN
18 23 (0.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1916 (65.15%) MySQL
2 220 (7.48%) SQL Server
3 194 (6.60%) MongoDB
4 147 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 132 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 75 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
7 71 (2.41%) Big Data
8 69 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 63 (2.14%) Redis
10 47 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 40 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (0.54%) Riak
14 15 (0.51%) Oracle Database
15 13 (0.44%) CouchDB
15 13 (0.44%) SQLite
16 12 (0.41%) Pentaho
17 11 (0.37%) Data Mining
18 10 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (0.34%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 580 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 476 (16.18%) Subversion
3 140 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 132 (4.49%) JIRA
5 119 (4.05%) PHPUnit
6 52 (1.77%) Selenium
7 29 (0.99%) Mercurial
8 25 (0.85%) Hudson
9 18 (0.61%) Grunt
10 16 (0.54%) JUnit
11 14 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (0.37%) Bitbucket
13 10 (0.34%) Xdebug
13 10 (0.34%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
14 9 (0.31%) Xcode
14 9 (0.31%) Visual Studio
14 9 (0.31%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.27%) Cucumber
16 7 (0.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 220 (7.48%) Marketing
2 168 (5.71%) Finance
3 123 (4.18%) Retail
4 115 (3.91%) Advertising
5 73 (2.48%) Games
6 58 (1.97%) Banking
7 56 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 50 (1.70%) Publishing
9 49 (1.67%) Back Office
10 19 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 19 (0.65%) Billing
11 17 (0.58%) Legal
12 15 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.44%) Law
14 11 (0.37%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.31%) Automotive
15 9 (0.31%) Front Office
16 8 (0.27%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.20%) Music Industry
18 4 (0.14%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1827 (62.12%) Developer
2 1210 (41.14%) PHP Developer
3 433 (14.72%) Web Developer
4 345 (11.73%) Senior Developer
5 342 (11.63%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 241 (8.19%) Administrator
7 222 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
8 215 (7.31%) PHP Web Developer
9 204 (6.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 203 (6.90%) Senior PHP Developer
11 170 (5.78%) Architect
12 154 (5.24%) LAMP Developer
13 150 (5.10%) Linux Administrator
14 145 (4.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 128 (4.35%) Lead Developer
16 118 (4.01%) Drupal Developer
17 116 (3.94%) Junior
18 108 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
19 107 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
20 99 (3.37%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1336 (45.43%) HTML
2 1286 (43.73%) CSS
3 895 (30.43%) jQuery
4 543 (18.46%) HTML5
5 441 (14.99%) Web Services
6 404 (13.74%) XML
7 402 (13.67%) CSS3
8 396 (13.46%) Ajax
9 368 (12.51%) Symfony
10 234 (7.96%) .NET
11 213 (7.24%) XHTML
12 211 (7.17%) JSON
13 166 (5.64%) SOAP
14 154 (5.24%) CodeIgniter
15 148 (5.03%) REST
15 148 (5.03%) Laravel
16 113 (3.84%) RESTful
17 109 (3.71%) Zend Framework
18 105 (3.57%) CakePHP
19 87 (2.96%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 407 (13.84%) Open Source
2 163 (5.54%) Computer Science
3 150 (5.10%) Mobile App
4 121 (4.11%) Social Media
5 106 (3.60%) Clustering
6 83 (2.82%) Digital Media
7 51 (1.73%) Replication
8 46 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 43 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 35 (1.19%) RIA
11 34 (1.16%) Mathematics
12 32 (1.09%) Taxonomies
12 32 (1.09%) Symmetrix
13 24 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (0.82%) Kindle
14 23 (0.78%) W3C
15 18 (0.61%) E-Learning
16 14 (0.48%) Client/Server
17 12 (0.41%) NHS
18 10 (0.34%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1412 (48.01%) Linux
2 390 (13.26%) Windows
3 309 (10.51%) UNIX
4 156 (5.30%) CentOS
5 151 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 142 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 118 (4.01%) Android
8 111 (3.77%) Ubuntu
9 85 (2.89%) Debian
10 78 (2.65%) Solaris
11 75 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 46 (1.56%) Windows 7
14 32 (1.09%) Mac OS X
15 30 (1.02%) Fedora
16 28 (0.95%) Windows 8
17 23 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (0.51%) FreeBSD
19 14 (0.48%) AIX
19 14 (0.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 727 (24.72%) OO
2 707 (24.04%) MVC
3 481 (16.35%) E-Commerce
4 436 (14.82%) Agile Software Development
5 396 (13.46%) OOP
6 366 (12.44%) Web Development
7 347 (11.80%) OO PHP
8 291 (9.89%) Scrum
9 285 (9.69%) DevOps
10 267 (9.08%) TDD
11 223 (7.58%) Software Engineering
12 181 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
13 154 (5.24%) Content Management
14 134 (4.56%) Project Management
15 130 (4.42%) BDD
16 127 (4.32%) Web Design
17 126 (4.28%) Configuration Management
17 126 (4.28%) ITIL
18 111 (3.77%) Responsive Web Design
19 103 (3.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2292 (77.93%) PHP
2 1374 (46.72%) JavaScript
3 468 (15.91%) PHP5
4 441 (14.99%) Java
5 424 (14.42%) SQL
6 345 (11.73%) Python
7 324 (11.02%) Perl
8 253 (8.60%) Ruby
9 215 (7.31%) Bash Shell
10 114 (3.88%) C++
11 104 (3.54%) C#
12 78 (2.65%) Shell Script
13 71 (2.41%) C
14 43 (1.46%) Objective-C
15 24 (0.82%) PowerShell
16 23 (0.78%) ActionScript
17 22 (0.75%) PHP4
18 14 (0.48%) ActionScript 3.0
18 14 (0.48%) VB
19 13 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 349 (11.87%) Degree
2 43 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (1.02%) MCSE
4 23 (0.78%) RHCE
5 17 (0.58%) ISEB
6 15 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 14 (0.48%) Security Cleared
7 14 (0.48%) MCITP
8 13 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (0.37%) Linux+ Certification
9 11 (0.37%) LPIC
9 11 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.34%) CEH
10 10 (0.34%) CISM
10 10 (0.34%) CCNA
10 10 (0.34%) CISSP
10 10 (0.34%) HND
11 7 (0.24%) PMP
11 7 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (4.62%) QA
2 41 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 33 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 32 (1.09%) SLA
5 6 (0.20%) WCAG
6 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.068%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.034%) WAI
8 1 (0.034%) COBIT
System Software
1 115 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 70 (2.38%) Varnish
4 52 (1.77%) Xen
5 47 (1.60%) KVM
6 33 (1.12%) Postfix
7 28 (0.95%) Sendmail
8 24 (0.82%) NFS
9 22 (0.75%) XenApp
10 19 (0.65%) Hyper-V
11 17 (0.58%) vSphere
12 14 (0.48%) XenServer
13 13 (0.44%) Snort
13 13 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
14 12 (0.41%) Samba
15 9 (0.31%) XenDesktop
16 8 (0.27%) Shibboleth
16 8 (0.27%) GPFS
17 4 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
17 4 (0.14%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 272 (9.25%) Puppet
2 206 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
3 116 (3.94%) Nagios
4 75 (2.55%) Cacti
5 43 (1.46%) Vagrant
6 30 (1.02%) ZABBIX
7 25 (0.85%) Capistrano
8 22 (0.75%) Salt
9 20 (0.68%) Plesk
10 18 (0.61%) Backup Exec
11 15 (0.51%) Opsview
12 12 (0.41%) Ansible
12 12 (0.41%) WSUS
12 12 (0.41%) Zenoss
13 11 (0.37%) Ganglia
14 9 (0.31%) OpenView
15 8 (0.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 8 (0.27%) Bcfg2
16 6 (0.20%) Cobbler
16 6 (0.20%) Netcool
Vendors
1 495 (16.83%) Zend
2 229 (7.79%) Red Hat
3 204 (6.94%) VMware
4 195 (6.63%) Oracle
5 168 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 86 (2.92%) Facebook
7 81 (2.75%) Rackspace
8 80 (2.72%) Cisco
9 77 (2.62%) Google
10 63 (2.14%) EMC
11 49 (1.67%) Citrix
12 37 (1.26%) Adobe
13 34 (1.16%) Twitter
13 34 (1.16%) F5
14 33 (1.12%) HP
15 28 (0.95%) JBoss
16 21 (0.71%) SAP
17 20 (0.68%) Splunk
17 20 (0.68%) BT
18 17 (0.58%) Dell
Central London / West End
Energon Technology
Salary: From £54,000 to £64,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Yoh
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago