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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 207 183 193
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1492 1504 1601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.39% 1.51% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.63% 3.80% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1337 1294 1487
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
41064 39535 45316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.30% 39.78% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34808 34456 40134
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 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -12 676 £47,500 +5.55% 67
South East -7 379 £37,500 -6.25% 37
Yorkshire -47 134 £45,000 +28.57% 15
East of England +30 113 £37,250 -6.87% 9
South West -31 73 £35,000 +7.69% 19
East Midlands +11 51 £32,500 +18.18% 10
North West -64 35 £32,500 -2.98% 10
West Midlands -23 30 £28,500 -12.30% 5
North East -1 8 £26,000 +62.50% 2
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2262 (77.36%) PHP
2 1933 (66.11%) MySQL
3 1464 (50.07%) Linux
4 1337 (45.73%) JavaScript
5 1268 (43.37%) HTML
6 1209 (41.35%) CSS
7 869 (29.72%) jQuery
8 854 (29.21%) Apache
9 677 (23.15%) OO
10 649 (22.20%) MVC
11 620 (21.20%) Git (software)
12 519 (17.75%) HTML5
13 475 (16.24%) Java
14 473 (16.18%) Web Services
15 468 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
16 466 (15.94%) E-Commerce
16 466 (15.94%) Zend
17 448 (15.32%) Subversion
18 439 (15.01%) PHP5
19 426 (14.57%) SQL
20 419 (14.33%) Open Source
21 397 (13.58%) OOP
22 394 (13.47%) Drupal
23 387 (13.24%) Windows
23 387 (13.24%) Python
24 385 (13.17%) Ajax
25 377 (12.89%) CSS3
26 370 (12.65%) XML
27 365 (12.48%) Degree
28 364 (12.45%) Symfony

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 854 (29.21%) Apache
2 394 (13.47%) Drupal
3 309 (10.57%) CMS
4 242 (8.28%) WordPress
5 207 (7.08%) Tomcat
6 132 (4.51%) IIS
7 125 (4.27%) Node.js
8 111 (3.80%) nginx
9 67 (2.29%) WebLogic
10 59 (2.02%) Apache Solr
11 56 (1.92%) WebSphere
12 51 (1.74%) Joomla!
13 38 (1.30%) MS Exchange
14 36 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
15 34 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
15 34 (1.16%) Confluence
16 21 (0.72%) Moodle
17 20 (0.68%) OpenStack
18 18 (0.62%) SharePoint
19 17 (0.58%) Alfresco
Applications
1 86 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 66 (2.26%) Photoshop
3 34 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (0.75%) MS Office
5 21 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.21%) MS Project
7 2 (0.068%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.034%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 149 (5.10%) Magento
2 8 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.27%) Optimost
3 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.14%) osCommerce
5 4 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.068%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.068%) CubeCart
7 1 (0.034%) RMDS
7 1 (0.034%) Summit
7 1 (0.034%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 193 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (5.23%) SaaS
3 57 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (1.71%) PaaS
5 38 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 35 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (1.06%) Rackspace Cloud
8 29 (0.99%) GitHub
9 28 (0.96%) IaaS
10 25 (0.85%) Google Apps
11 18 (0.62%) Amazon S3
12 16 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
13 14 (0.48%) Joyent
14 11 (0.38%) Route 53
15 8 (0.27%) CloudFront
16 3 (0.10%) Basecamp
16 3 (0.10%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.10%) Google Compute Engine
17 2 (0.068%) Amazon SQS
17 2 (0.068%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 201 (6.87%) Internet
2 187 (6.40%) DNS
3 131 (4.48%) HTTP
4 125 (4.27%) TCP/IP
5 97 (3.32%) Firewall
6 79 (2.70%) VPN
7 72 (2.46%) SSL
8 65 (2.22%) SAN
9 56 (1.92%) LDAP
10 55 (1.88%) SSH
11 41 (1.40%) Intranet
12 40 (1.37%) DHCP
13 39 (1.33%) VoIP
14 38 (1.30%) WAN
14 38 (1.30%) SMTP
15 37 (1.27%) Network Security
16 34 (1.16%) LAN
16 34 (1.16%) VLAN
17 32 (1.09%) AMQP
18 23 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1933 (66.11%) MySQL
2 219 (7.49%) SQL Server
3 195 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 164 (5.61%) NoSQL
5 122 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 84 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
7 81 (2.77%) Big Data
8 69 (2.36%) Hadoop
9 63 (2.15%) Redis
10 48 (1.64%) RDBMS
11 42 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 31 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
13 18 (0.62%) Riak
14 16 (0.55%) SQLite
14 16 (0.55%) CouchDB
15 11 (0.38%) Data Mining
16 10 (0.34%) QlikView
16 10 (0.34%) Pentaho
16 10 (0.34%) MS Access
17 9 (0.31%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 620 (21.20%) Git (software)
2 448 (15.32%) Subversion
3 171 (5.85%) Jenkins
4 130 (4.45%) JIRA
5 126 (4.31%) PHPUnit
6 66 (2.26%) Selenium
7 34 (1.16%) Hudson
8 29 (0.99%) Mercurial
9 23 (0.79%) Grunt
10 22 (0.75%) WebDriver
11 18 (0.62%) Visual Studio
12 15 (0.51%) Behat
12 15 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (0.48%) JUnit
14 12 (0.41%) Cucumber
14 12 (0.41%) Xdebug
15 11 (0.38%) Eclipse
16 10 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (0.34%) CruiseControl
16 10 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
General
1 217 (7.42%) Marketing
2 167 (5.71%) Finance
3 117 (4.00%) Advertising
4 112 (3.83%) Retail
5 69 (2.36%) Games
6 65 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 61 (2.09%) Banking
8 49 (1.68%) Publishing
9 40 (1.37%) Back Office
10 19 (0.65%) Billing
10 19 (0.65%) Legal
11 14 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.44%) Law
13 11 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.31%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.24%) Front Office
16 6 (0.21%) Music Industry
16 6 (0.21%) Automotive
17 4 (0.14%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1742 (59.58%) Developer
2 1135 (38.82%) PHP Developer
3 428 (14.64%) Web Developer
4 359 (12.28%) Senior Developer
5 325 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 264 (9.03%) Administrator
7 236 (8.07%) Systems Administrator
8 220 (7.52%) Senior PHP Developer
9 206 (7.05%) PHP Web Developer
10 181 (6.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 167 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
12 163 (5.57%) LAMP Developer
13 162 (5.54%) Architect
14 159 (5.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 125 (4.27%) DevOps Engineer
16 115 (3.93%) Drupal Developer
17 114 (3.90%) Lead Developer
18 104 (3.56%) Junior
19 101 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
20 90 (3.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1268 (43.37%) HTML
2 1209 (41.35%) CSS
3 869 (29.72%) jQuery
4 519 (17.75%) HTML5
5 473 (16.18%) Web Services
6 385 (13.17%) Ajax
7 377 (12.89%) CSS3
8 370 (12.65%) XML
9 364 (12.45%) Symfony
10 214 (7.32%) .NET
11 204 (6.98%) JSON
12 185 (6.33%) XHTML
13 171 (5.85%) SOAP
14 165 (5.64%) Laravel
15 150 (5.13%) CodeIgniter
16 148 (5.06%) REST
17 130 (4.45%) RESTful
18 107 (3.66%) CakePHP
19 100 (3.42%) Zend Framework
20 97 (3.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 419 (14.33%) Open Source
2 175 (5.98%) Computer Science
3 135 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 112 (3.83%) Social Media
5 101 (3.45%) Clustering
6 76 (2.60%) Digital Media
7 51 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 43 (1.47%) Replication
9 35 (1.20%) RIA
10 32 (1.09%) Symmetrix
11 30 (1.03%) Mathematics
11 30 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 28 (0.96%) Taxonomies
13 27 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (0.85%) Kindle
15 23 (0.79%) W3C
15 23 (0.79%) E-Learning
16 17 (0.58%) Client/Server
17 11 (0.38%) Social Network
18 10 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1464 (50.07%) Linux
2 387 (13.24%) Windows
3 300 (10.26%) UNIX
4 175 (5.98%) CentOS
5 163 (5.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 138 (4.72%) Apple iOS
7 130 (4.45%) Ubuntu
8 113 (3.86%) Android
9 92 (3.15%) Debian
10 78 (2.67%) Solaris
11 65 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 48 (1.64%) Windows 7
13 41 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (1.03%) Mac OS X
15 28 (0.96%) Windows 8
16 27 (0.92%) Fedora
17 22 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (0.58%) SUSE
19 15 (0.51%) FreeBSD
19 15 (0.51%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (23.15%) OO
2 649 (22.20%) MVC
3 468 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
4 466 (15.94%) E-Commerce
5 397 (13.58%) OOP
6 362 (12.38%) Web Development
7 331 (11.32%) DevOps
8 328 (11.22%) OO PHP
9 292 (9.99%) Scrum
10 267 (9.13%) TDD
11 248 (8.48%) Software Engineering
12 228 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
13 144 (4.92%) Configuration Management
14 135 (4.62%) Content Management
15 133 (4.55%) BDD
16 132 (4.51%) Project Management
17 128 (4.38%) ITIL
18 122 (4.17%) Unit Testing
19 114 (3.90%) Responsive Web Design
19 114 (3.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2262 (77.36%) PHP
2 1337 (45.73%) JavaScript
3 475 (16.24%) Java
4 439 (15.01%) PHP5
5 426 (14.57%) SQL
6 387 (13.24%) Python
7 335 (11.46%) Perl
8 297 (10.16%) Ruby
9 267 (9.13%) Bash Shell
10 126 (4.31%) C++
11 102 (3.49%) C#
12 79 (2.70%) Shell Script
13 65 (2.22%) C
14 43 (1.47%) Objective-C
15 24 (0.82%) PowerShell
16 17 (0.58%) VB
17 16 (0.55%) ActionScript
18 14 (0.48%) PHP4
19 12 (0.41%) ECMAScript
19 12 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 365 (12.48%) Degree
2 41 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (0.96%) MCSE
3 28 (0.96%) RHCE
4 18 (0.62%) Security Cleared
5 16 (0.55%) ISEB
6 15 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 14 (0.48%) MCITP
7 14 (0.48%) LPIC
7 14 (0.48%) Linux+ Certification
7 14 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (0.48%) CCNA
8 10 (0.34%) CEH
8 10 (0.34%) CISSP
8 10 (0.34%) CISM
9 9 (0.31%) HND
10 7 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.21%) VTSP
11 6 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (5.06%) QA
2 42 (1.44%) ISO 9001
3 38 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 31 (1.06%) SLA
5 6 (0.21%) WCAG
6 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.068%) COBIT
7 2 (0.068%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 131 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (2.77%) Active Directory
3 79 (2.70%) Xen
4 71 (2.43%) Varnish
5 57 (1.95%) KVM
6 43 (1.47%) Postfix
7 29 (0.99%) Sendmail
8 27 (0.92%) NFS
9 26 (0.89%) Snort
10 23 (0.79%) XenApp
11 18 (0.62%) XenServer
11 18 (0.62%) vSphere
12 17 (0.58%) Samba
12 17 (0.58%) Hyper-V
13 14 (0.48%) Shibboleth
14 10 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
15 9 (0.31%) XenDesktop
16 8 (0.27%) GPFS
16 8 (0.27%) OpenSIPS
17 6 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 309 (10.57%) Puppet
2 223 (7.63%) Opscode Chef
3 134 (4.58%) Nagios
4 83 (2.84%) Cacti
5 48 (1.64%) Vagrant
6 40 (1.37%) ZABBIX
7 30 (1.03%) Salt
8 22 (0.75%) Capistrano
9 16 (0.55%) Opsview
10 15 (0.51%) Backup Exec
10 15 (0.51%) Plesk
11 12 (0.41%) Ganglia
11 12 (0.41%) Ansible
12 10 (0.34%) Zenoss
13 9 (0.31%) WSUS
14 8 (0.27%) Icinga
14 8 (0.27%) Bcfg2
15 6 (0.21%) Cobbler
15 6 (0.21%) OpenView
15 6 (0.21%) Netcool
Vendors
1 466 (15.94%) Zend
2 248 (8.48%) Red Hat
3 232 (7.93%) VMware
4 181 (6.19%) Oracle
5 175 (5.98%) Microsoft
6 89 (3.04%) Cisco
7 88 (3.01%) Google
8 87 (2.98%) Rackspace
9 80 (2.74%) Facebook
10 64 (2.19%) EMC
11 46 (1.57%) Citrix
12 39 (1.33%) Twitter
13 37 (1.27%) F5
14 35 (1.20%) Adobe
15 29 (0.99%) JBoss
16 28 (0.96%) HP
17 22 (0.75%) IBM
18 18 (0.62%) BT
19 17 (0.58%) SAP
20 16 (0.55%) Dell
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens parking, pension,Health
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Zebra People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago