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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 258 232 222
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1121 1432 1350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.14% 1.30% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 3.22% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1264 1202
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
37521 44417 41537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.12% 40.20% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32403 38179 36463
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 May 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 May 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 -68 406 £47,500 - 64
South East -21 243 £40,000 +6.66% 33
South West +27 132 £35,000 - 13
Yorkshire +29 107 £32,500 -27.77% 25
North West +37 80 £35,000 - 11
East of England -13 73 £40,000 +14.28% 13
West Midlands +11 54 £31,500 -16.00% 10
East Midlands -8 28 £38,000 +31.03% 7
North East -16 2 £35,500 +9.23% 8
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1739 (77.74%) PHP
2 1313 (58.69%) MySQL
3 1189 (53.15%) JavaScript
4 1162 (51.94%) Linux
5 1107 (49.49%) HTML
6 1021 (45.64%) CSS
7 725 (32.41%) Apache
8 691 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
9 652 (29.15%) jQuery
10 576 (25.75%) Git (software)
11 559 (24.99%) MVC
12 476 (21.28%) OO
13 448 (20.03%) HTML5
14 424 (18.95%) Java
15 421 (18.82%) SQL
16 420 (18.78%) Web Services
17 376 (16.81%) Zend
18 351 (15.69%) Symfony
19 320 (14.30%) Web Development
20 312 (13.95%) OOP
21 305 (13.63%) Python
22 300 (13.41%) Puppet
23 299 (13.37%) Drupal
24 296 (13.23%) DevOps
25 294 (13.14%) Open Source
25 294 (13.14%) E-Commerce
26 274 (12.25%) Amazon AWS
27 268 (11.98%) CSS3
28 256 (11.44%) OO PHP
29 252 (11.27%) Windows

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 725 (32.41%) Apache
2 299 (13.37%) Drupal
3 210 (9.39%) CMS
4 171 (7.64%) WordPress
5 168 (7.51%) nginx
6 107 (4.78%) Tomcat
7 106 (4.74%) Node.js
8 97 (4.34%) IIS
9 63 (2.82%) OpenStack
10 62 (2.77%) Joomla!
11 49 (2.19%) Confluence
12 41 (1.83%) SharePoint
13 38 (1.70%) Apache Solr
14 30 (1.34%) MS Exchange
15 28 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
16 18 (0.80%) Moodle
16 18 (0.80%) JBoss
17 17 (0.76%) TYPO3
18 16 (0.72%) concrete5
19 12 (0.54%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 46 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.48%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.22%) MS Project
6 2 (0.089%) GIMP
6 2 (0.089%) Houdini
6 2 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.089%) Maya
6 2 (0.089%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.089%) MS Office
6 2 (0.089%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.045%) PaintShop Pro
7 1 (0.045%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 103 (4.60%) Magento
2 8 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.045%) RMDS
4 1 (0.045%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 274 (12.25%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (4.02%) SaaS
3 78 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (1.65%) PaaS
6 31 (1.39%) GitHub
7 30 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
8 29 (1.30%) Amazon S3
9 23 (1.03%) Route 53
9 23 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
10 21 (0.94%) IaaS
11 19 (0.85%) Google Apps
12 15 (0.67%) Terremark
12 15 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
13 11 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.31%) CloudFront
15 6 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
15 6 (0.27%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 152 (6.79%) Firewall
2 134 (5.99%) DNS
3 120 (5.36%) HTTP
4 101 (4.51%) Internet
5 69 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 45 (2.01%) LAN
7 44 (1.97%) SSH
8 43 (1.92%) VPN
8 43 (1.92%) SAN
9 42 (1.88%) WAN
9 42 (1.88%) DHCP
10 34 (1.52%) SMTP
11 27 (1.21%) LDAP
12 25 (1.12%) Intranet
12 25 (1.12%) VoIP
13 20 (0.89%) Network Security
13 20 (0.89%) FTP
14 19 (0.85%) SSL
15 18 (0.80%) NetScreen
16 17 (0.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1313 (58.69%) MySQL
2 172 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 98 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
4 86 (3.84%) Relational Database
5 79 (3.53%) MongoDB
6 41 (1.83%) Redis
7 35 (1.56%) NoSQL
8 33 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 32 (1.43%) Oracle Database
10 18 (0.80%) Big Data
11 17 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (0.76%) Hadoop
11 17 (0.76%) SQLite
11 17 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
11 17 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (0.58%) MariaDB
13 12 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.45%) QlikView
15 9 (0.40%) Riak
16 7 (0.31%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 576 (25.75%) Git (software)
2 219 (9.79%) Subversion
2 219 (9.79%) Jenkins
3 115 (5.14%) JIRA
4 106 (4.74%) Selenium
5 104 (4.65%) PHPUnit
6 64 (2.86%) Hudson
7 55 (2.46%) JMeter
8 52 (2.32%) WebDriver
9 41 (1.83%) Grunt
10 36 (1.61%) Behat
11 34 (1.52%) Maven
12 27 (1.21%) Eclipse
13 25 (1.12%) TeamCity
14 20 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 18 (0.80%) Mercurial
16 15 (0.67%) PhpStorm
17 14 (0.63%) Cucumber
17 14 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
18 11 (0.49%) NetBeans
General
1 169 (7.55%) Finance
2 146 (6.53%) Marketing
3 75 (3.35%) Retail
4 72 (3.22%) Games
5 57 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 32 (1.43%) Advertising
7 31 (1.39%) Publishing
8 19 (0.85%) Billing
9 18 (0.80%) Electronics
10 17 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.58%) Back Office
12 10 (0.45%) Banking
12 10 (0.45%) Legal
13 9 (0.40%) French Language
14 8 (0.36%) Law
15 6 (0.27%) German Language
15 6 (0.27%) Automotive
16 5 (0.22%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.22%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1389 (62.09%) Developer
2 846 (37.82%) PHP Developer
3 360 (16.09%) Web Developer
4 268 (11.98%) Senior Developer
5 217 (9.70%) Administrator
6 184 (8.23%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 182 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
8 166 (7.42%) PHP Web Developer
9 143 (6.39%) DevOps Engineer
10 135 (6.03%) Senior PHP Developer
11 132 (5.90%) Linux Administrator
12 119 (5.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 116 (5.19%) Architect
14 114 (5.10%) Lead Developer
15 111 (4.96%) Junior
15 111 (4.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 104 (4.65%) Software Developer
17 101 (4.51%) Software Engineer
18 99 (4.43%) LAMP Developer
19 88 (3.93%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1107 (49.49%) HTML
2 1021 (45.64%) CSS
3 652 (29.15%) jQuery
4 448 (20.03%) HTML5
5 420 (18.78%) Web Services
6 351 (15.69%) Symfony
7 268 (11.98%) CSS3
8 249 (11.13%) Ajax
9 222 (9.92%) .NET
10 217 (9.70%) Laravel
11 210 (9.39%) XML
12 144 (6.44%) REST
13 128 (5.72%) JSON
14 124 (5.54%) AngularJS
15 123 (5.50%) XHTML
16 121 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 120 (5.36%) SOAP
18 100 (4.47%) RESTful
18 100 (4.47%) Sass
19 97 (4.34%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 148 (6.62%) User Experience
2 124 (5.54%) Computer Science
3 115 (5.14%) Mobile App
4 100 (4.47%) Data Centre
5 81 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (1.56%) W3C
7 33 (1.48%) Replication
8 30 (1.34%) Clustering
9 28 (1.25%) Public Cloud
10 25 (1.12%) Digital Media
11 24 (1.07%) Social Network
12 22 (0.98%) Wiki
12 22 (0.98%) Management Information System
13 20 (0.89%) Algorithms
13 20 (0.89%) Enterprise Cloud
14 19 (0.85%) Private Cloud
14 19 (0.85%) CMDB
15 18 (0.80%) iPhone
16 16 (0.72%) Social Media
16 16 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1162 (51.94%) Linux
2 252 (11.27%) Windows
3 173 (7.73%) CentOS
4 137 (6.12%) UNIX
5 115 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 90 (4.02%) Android
7 88 (3.93%) Ubuntu
8 81 (3.62%) Apple iOS
9 64 (2.86%) Debian
10 38 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (0.98%) Fedora
13 19 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
14 14 (0.63%) Windows 7
15 10 (0.45%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.40%) Solaris
16 9 (0.40%) FreeBSD
17 6 (0.27%) SUSE
17 6 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 559 (24.99%) MVC
3 476 (21.28%) OO
4 320 (14.30%) Web Development
5 312 (13.95%) OOP
6 296 (13.23%) DevOps
7 294 (13.14%) Open Source
7 294 (13.14%) E-Commerce
8 256 (11.44%) OO PHP
9 244 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
10 231 (10.33%) Software Engineering
11 192 (8.58%) TDD
12 167 (7.47%) Scrum
13 147 (6.57%) Unit Testing
14 127 (5.68%) Configuration Management
15 121 (5.41%) Mentoring
16 112 (5.01%) Project Management
17 100 (4.47%) SOA
18 93 (4.16%) Responsive Web Design
19 84 (3.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1739 (77.74%) PHP
2 1189 (53.15%) JavaScript
3 424 (18.95%) Java
4 421 (18.82%) SQL
5 305 (13.63%) Python
6 243 (10.86%) PHP5
7 219 (9.79%) Bash Shell
8 210 (9.39%) Perl
9 197 (8.81%) Ruby
10 84 (3.76%) C#
11 76 (3.40%) C++
12 57 (2.55%) Shell Script
13 33 (1.48%) C
14 31 (1.39%) Objective-C
15 25 (1.12%) PowerShell
16 14 (0.63%) T-SQL
17 10 (0.45%) PHP4
17 10 (0.45%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.45%) VBA
18 9 (0.40%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 224 (10.01%) Degree
2 34 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (1.52%) CCNA
3 7 (0.31%) RHCE
4 6 (0.27%) CCNP
5 5 (0.22%) MCSE
5 5 (0.22%) CCIE
5 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.22%) RHCA
6 4 (0.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.18%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.18%) ISEB
6 4 (0.18%) MCSA
7 3 (0.13%) HND
7 3 (0.13%) PMP
7 3 (0.13%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.13%) NVQ Level 4
7 3 (0.13%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.089%) IC3 Certification
8 2 (0.089%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (5.10%) QA
2 23 (1.03%) SLA
3 9 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.31%) WCAG
5 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 105 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (3.31%) Varnish
3 43 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 40 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 34 (1.52%) KVM
6 21 (0.94%) iptables
7 19 (0.85%) Samba
7 19 (0.85%) Docker
8 18 (0.80%) XenServer
9 17 (0.76%) NFS
9 17 (0.76%) vSphere
10 16 (0.72%) Postfix
10 16 (0.72%) Xen
11 14 (0.63%) Terminal Services
12 13 (0.58%) Squid
12 13 (0.58%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.18%) pfSense
15 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
15 3 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 300 (13.41%) Puppet
2 193 (8.63%) Opscode Chef
3 122 (5.45%) Nagios
4 72 (3.22%) Ansible
5 61 (2.73%) Salt
6 58 (2.59%) Vagrant
7 43 (1.92%) ZABBIX
8 41 (1.83%) Cacti
9 22 (0.98%) Capistrano
10 16 (0.72%) cPanel
11 13 (0.58%) Tivoli
11 13 (0.58%) Sysprep
11 13 (0.58%) Graphite
12 12 (0.54%) Munin
13 11 (0.49%) Ganglia
14 10 (0.45%) OpenView
15 8 (0.36%) Cobbler
15 8 (0.36%) HAProxy
16 6 (0.27%) WebSphere Cast Iron
16 6 (0.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 376 (16.81%) Zend
2 164 (7.33%) VMware
3 152 (6.79%) Red Hat
4 140 (6.26%) Oracle
5 114 (5.10%) Microsoft
6 104 (4.65%) Google
7 80 (3.58%) Rackspace
8 78 (3.49%) Cisco
9 59 (2.64%) Facebook
10 54 (2.41%) Twitter
11 42 (1.88%) IBM
12 28 (1.25%) Atlassian
13 27 (1.21%) Adobe
14 26 (1.16%) Juniper
15 25 (1.12%) HP
16 18 (0.80%) NetApp
17 17 (0.76%) BMC
17 17 (0.76%) Citrix
17 17 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
17 17 (0.76%) PayPal
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: up to 45k basic
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Torquay, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norfolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
ASG International
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday