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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 252 224 215
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1192 1436 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.16% 1.29% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.05% 3.19% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1013 1274 1243
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +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
39102 44967 42216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.97% 40.38% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33587 38241 37084
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 £28,500
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 4 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 4 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 -96 410 £47,500 +5.55% 53
South East +7 279 £40,000 +6.66% 47
South West +24 137 £35,000 - 23
Yorkshire +45 116 £40,000 +10.34% 22
North West +19 84 £34,000 +4.61% 18
East of England +1 81 £38,750 +10.71% 11
West Midlands +5 53 £32,500 - 7
East Midlands -14 32 £38,000 +26.66% 10
North East -19 1 £33,500 +3.07% 3
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 1835 (78.55%) PHP
2 1409 (60.32%) MySQL
3 1242 (53.17%) JavaScript
4 1183 (50.64%) HTML
5 1165 (49.87%) Linux
6 1098 (47.00%) CSS
7 731 (31.29%) Apache
8 707 (30.27%) jQuery
9 693 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
10 607 (25.98%) MVC
11 602 (25.77%) Git (software)
12 542 (23.20%) OO
13 471 (20.16%) SQL
14 468 (20.03%) HTML5
15 464 (19.86%) Java
16 409 (17.51%) Web Services
17 396 (16.95%) Zend
18 386 (16.52%) Symfony
19 351 (15.03%) OOP
20 343 (14.68%) Web Development
21 319 (13.66%) Python
22 312 (13.36%) Open Source
23 309 (13.23%) Drupal
24 305 (13.06%) OO PHP
25 301 (12.89%) E-Commerce
26 290 (12.41%) CSS3
27 283 (12.11%) PHP5
28 281 (12.03%) Puppet
29 269 (11.52%) DevOps
30 260 (11.13%) Ajax

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 731 (31.29%) Apache
2 309 (13.23%) Drupal
3 219 (9.38%) CMS
4 193 (8.26%) WordPress
5 157 (6.72%) nginx
6 109 (4.67%) Node.js
7 105 (4.49%) Tomcat
8 94 (4.02%) IIS
9 60 (2.57%) Confluence
10 58 (2.48%) Joomla!
11 52 (2.23%) OpenStack
12 40 (1.71%) Apache Solr
13 36 (1.54%) SharePoint
14 29 (1.24%) MS Exchange
15 24 (1.03%) Moodle
16 23 (0.98%) concrete5
17 19 (0.81%) TYPO3
18 15 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
19 14 (0.60%) MediaWiki
19 14 (0.60%) JBoss
Applications
1 45 (1.93%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.41%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.13%) MS Project
6 2 (0.086%) GIMP
6 2 (0.086%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.086%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.086%) Houdini
6 2 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.086%) Maya
7 1 (0.043%) InDesign
7 1 (0.043%) MS Office
7 1 (0.043%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 112 (4.79%) Magento
2 8 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.043%) RMDS
4 1 (0.043%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 241 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (4.20%) SaaS
3 72 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (1.41%) GitHub
6 32 (1.37%) PaaS
7 30 (1.28%) Amazon S3
8 28 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
9 27 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 25 (1.07%) Route 53
11 21 (0.90%) IaaS
12 20 (0.86%) Google Apps
13 14 (0.60%) Terremark
14 12 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
15 11 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 10 (0.43%) CloudFront
17 9 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
18 7 (0.30%) OpenShift
18 7 (0.30%) Joyent
18 7 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 165 (7.06%) Firewall
2 126 (5.39%) DNS
3 124 (5.31%) HTTP
4 103 (4.41%) Internet
5 67 (2.87%) TCP/IP
6 50 (2.14%) SAN
7 43 (1.84%) VPN
7 43 (1.84%) LAN
8 40 (1.71%) WAN
8 40 (1.71%) SSH
9 36 (1.54%) DHCP
10 32 (1.37%) SMTP
11 28 (1.20%) Intranet
12 27 (1.16%) VoIP
13 24 (1.03%) LDAP
14 21 (0.90%) SSL
14 21 (0.90%) BGP
15 20 (0.86%) FTP
16 19 (0.81%) Network Security
16 19 (0.81%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1409 (60.32%) MySQL
2 164 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 100 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
4 98 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 74 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 45 (1.93%) RDBMS
7 43 (1.84%) Redis
8 37 (1.58%) NoSQL
9 29 (1.24%) Oracle Database
10 22 (0.94%) Big Data
11 21 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
12 19 (0.81%) Hadoop
13 18 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (0.73%) MariaDB
15 16 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (0.68%) SQLite
16 13 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.39%) QlikView
17 9 (0.39%) Riak
18 8 (0.34%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 602 (25.77%) Git (software)
2 246 (10.53%) Subversion
3 207 (8.86%) Jenkins
4 134 (5.74%) JIRA
5 109 (4.67%) PHPUnit
6 106 (4.54%) Selenium
7 63 (2.70%) JMeter
8 59 (2.53%) WebDriver
9 56 (2.40%) Hudson
10 46 (1.97%) Grunt
11 45 (1.93%) Behat
12 34 (1.46%) Eclipse
13 31 (1.33%) Maven
14 29 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 24 (1.03%) PhpStorm
16 21 (0.90%) Mercurial
17 20 (0.86%) TeamCity
18 17 (0.73%) NetBeans
19 16 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
20 15 (0.64%) Cucumber
General
1 179 (7.66%) Finance
2 165 (7.06%) Marketing
3 81 (3.47%) Retail
4 79 (3.38%) Games
5 52 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 38 (1.63%) Advertising
7 34 (1.46%) Publishing
8 20 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 17 (0.73%) Electronics
10 14 (0.60%) Automotive
10 14 (0.60%) Billing
11 13 (0.56%) Banking
11 13 (0.56%) Back Office
12 9 (0.39%) French Language
13 8 (0.34%) Legal
14 6 (0.26%) German Language
14 6 (0.26%) Law
15 5 (0.21%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.21%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1484 (63.53%) Developer
2 922 (39.47%) PHP Developer
3 400 (17.12%) Web Developer
4 285 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 219 (9.38%) Administrator
6 195 (8.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 181 (7.75%) PHP Web Developer
8 180 (7.71%) Systems Administrator
9 144 (6.16%) Senior PHP Developer
10 129 (5.52%) Linux Administrator
11 123 (5.27%) Architect
12 121 (5.18%) Junior
12 121 (5.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 120 (5.14%) DevOps Engineer
13 120 (5.14%) LAMP Developer
14 115 (4.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 112 (4.79%) Software Engineer
16 100 (4.28%) Lead Developer
17 99 (4.24%) Software Developer
18 95 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1183 (50.64%) HTML
2 1098 (47.00%) CSS
3 707 (30.27%) jQuery
4 468 (20.03%) HTML5
5 409 (17.51%) Web Services
6 386 (16.52%) Symfony
7 290 (12.41%) CSS3
8 260 (11.13%) Ajax
9 243 (10.40%) XML
10 234 (10.02%) .NET
11 203 (8.69%) Laravel
12 158 (6.76%) REST
13 152 (6.51%) XHTML
14 136 (5.82%) JSON
15 135 (5.78%) AngularJS
16 133 (5.69%) SOAP
17 122 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 102 (4.37%) CodeIgniter
19 100 (4.28%) RESTful
20 98 (4.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 312 (13.36%) Open Source
2 144 (6.16%) User Experience
3 125 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 110 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 91 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (1.71%) Replication
7 39 (1.67%) W3C
8 33 (1.41%) Clustering
9 28 (1.20%) Public Cloud
10 27 (1.16%) iPhone
10 27 (1.16%) Digital Media
11 24 (1.03%) Wiki
11 24 (1.03%) Social Network
12 23 (0.98%) Management Information System
13 19 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (0.81%) Enterprise Cloud
14 18 (0.77%) Private Cloud
14 18 (0.77%) Algorithms
14 18 (0.77%) CMDB
15 17 (0.73%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1165 (49.87%) Linux
2 252 (10.79%) Windows
3 167 (7.15%) CentOS
4 140 (5.99%) UNIX
5 126 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 100 (4.28%) Ubuntu
7 97 (4.15%) Android
8 87 (3.72%) Apple iOS
9 74 (3.17%) Debian
10 27 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (0.94%) Fedora
12 20 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
15 13 (0.56%) Windows 7
16 12 (0.51%) Solaris
17 9 (0.39%) FreeBSD
17 9 (0.39%) Windows Phone
17 9 (0.39%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 693 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 607 (25.98%) MVC
3 542 (23.20%) OO
4 351 (15.03%) OOP
5 343 (14.68%) Web Development
6 305 (13.06%) OO PHP
7 301 (12.89%) E-Commerce
8 269 (11.52%) DevOps
9 245 (10.49%) Software Engineering
9 245 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
10 181 (7.75%) TDD
11 155 (6.64%) Scrum
12 140 (5.99%) Unit Testing
13 132 (5.65%) Mentoring
14 119 (5.09%) Configuration Management
15 94 (4.02%) Responsive Web Design
16 92 (3.94%) SOA
17 91 (3.90%) Project Management
18 89 (3.81%) Web Design
19 86 (3.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1835 (78.55%) PHP
2 1242 (53.17%) JavaScript
3 471 (20.16%) SQL
4 464 (19.86%) Java
5 319 (13.66%) Python
6 283 (12.11%) PHP5
7 219 (9.38%) Perl
8 216 (9.25%) Bash Shell
9 209 (8.95%) Ruby
10 87 (3.72%) C#
11 81 (3.47%) C++
12 60 (2.57%) Shell Script
13 40 (1.71%) C
14 27 (1.16%) Objective-C
15 21 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 15 (0.64%) T-SQL
17 11 (0.47%) ActionScript
18 10 (0.43%) PHP4
18 10 (0.43%) PL/SQL
18 10 (0.43%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 244 (10.45%) Degree
2 28 (1.20%) CCNA
2 28 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (0.26%) CCNP
3 6 (0.26%) ISEB
3 6 (0.26%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.21%) CCSA
4 5 (0.21%) MCSE
4 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.21%) RHCE
4 5 (0.21%) CISSP
4 5 (0.21%) SSCP
5 4 (0.17%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.17%) MCSA
6 3 (0.13%) RHCA
6 3 (0.13%) HND
6 3 (0.13%) NVQ Level 4
6 3 (0.13%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.086%) IC3 Certification
7 2 (0.086%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (5.27%) QA
2 25 (1.07%) SLA
3 10 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.17%) WCAG
6 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.043%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 104 (4.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (3.30%) Varnish
3 43 (1.84%) Active Directory
4 33 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 30 (1.28%) KVM
6 23 (0.98%) iptables
7 21 (0.90%) Samba
8 20 (0.86%) vSphere
9 17 (0.73%) XenServer
10 16 (0.68%) Docker
10 16 (0.68%) NFS
10 16 (0.68%) Xen
11 15 (0.64%) Postfix
12 14 (0.60%) Terminal Services
13 13 (0.56%) Squid
13 13 (0.56%) VirtualBox
14 6 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.21%) Firmware
16 4 (0.17%) pfSense
17 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 281 (12.03%) Puppet
2 187 (8.01%) Opscode Chef
3 117 (5.01%) Nagios
4 58 (2.48%) Salt
5 57 (2.44%) Vagrant
6 56 (2.40%) Ansible
7 48 (2.05%) Cacti
8 43 (1.84%) ZABBIX
9 27 (1.16%) Capistrano
10 14 (0.60%) cPanel
11 13 (0.56%) Graphite
12 12 (0.51%) Sysprep
12 12 (0.51%) Tivoli
13 11 (0.47%) Munin
14 8 (0.34%) Cobbler
14 8 (0.34%) Ganglia
15 7 (0.30%) OpenView
16 6 (0.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
16 6 (0.26%) Opsview
16 6 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 396 (16.95%) Zend
2 156 (6.68%) Red Hat
2 156 (6.68%) VMware
3 146 (6.25%) Oracle
4 108 (4.62%) Microsoft
5 94 (4.02%) Google
6 81 (3.47%) Cisco
7 77 (3.30%) Rackspace
8 58 (2.48%) Facebook
9 53 (2.27%) Twitter
10 46 (1.97%) IBM
11 41 (1.76%) Atlassian
12 33 (1.41%) Juniper
13 30 (1.28%) Adobe
13 30 (1.28%) HP
14 21 (0.90%) NetApp
15 17 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (0.73%) Citrix
16 16 (0.68%) PayPal
17 15 (0.64%) F5
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Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
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Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
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Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
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Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
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Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
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Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
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Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
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Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
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Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
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Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
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Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
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Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
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Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
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