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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 273 218 186
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -32
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1076 1513 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.07% 1.39% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.85% 3.61% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1355 1313
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
37698 41896 40498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.56% 38.57% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 32490 35519 35232
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -92 391 £47,500 - 66
South East -58 248 £42,500 +13.33% 24
Yorkshire +11 136 £45,000 - 25
South West +37 121 £35,000 - 11
North West +21 59 £34,000 +4.61% 13
East of England -44 48 £38,750 +3.33% 9
West Midlands +2 38 £30,000 +2.56% 11
East Midlands -15 30 £37,500 +15.38% 12
North East -16 2 £30,000 +1.69% 2
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1734 (77.41%) PHP
2 1308 (58.39%) MySQL
3 1211 (54.06%) JavaScript
4 1209 (53.97%) Linux
5 1111 (49.60%) HTML
6 1018 (45.45%) CSS
7 730 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
8 696 (31.07%) Apache
9 659 (29.42%) jQuery
10 650 (29.02%) Git (software)
11 549 (24.51%) MVC
12 436 (19.46%) HTML5
13 423 (18.88%) OO
14 394 (17.59%) Web Services
15 393 (17.54%) Java
16 369 (16.47%) Zend
17 360 (16.07%) DevOps
18 343 (15.31%) SQL
19 333 (14.87%) Python
20 324 (14.46%) OOP
20 324 (14.46%) Puppet
21 321 (14.33%) Symfony
22 302 (13.48%) Drupal
23 299 (13.35%) Amazon AWS
24 295 (13.17%) Web Development
25 285 (12.72%) Open Source
26 276 (12.32%) E-Commerce
27 275 (12.28%) Ajax
28 272 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
29 265 (11.83%) CSS3

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 696 (31.07%) Apache
2 302 (13.48%) Drupal
3 206 (9.20%) CMS
4 199 (8.88%) WordPress
5 178 (7.95%) nginx
6 121 (5.40%) Node.js
7 98 (4.38%) Tomcat
8 75 (3.35%) Joomla!
9 58 (2.59%) OpenStack
10 54 (2.41%) Confluence
11 53 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
12 49 (2.19%) Apache Solr
13 45 (2.01%) IIS
14 31 (1.38%) SharePoint
15 24 (1.07%) WebLogic
16 18 (0.80%) SugarCRM
16 18 (0.80%) Moodle
17 17 (0.76%) MediaWiki
18 14 (0.63%) MS Exchange
19 12 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 45 (2.01%) Photoshop
2 38 (1.70%) MS Excel
3 10 (0.45%) MS Office
4 9 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.27%) MS Project
7 4 (0.18%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.13%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.089%) Maya
9 2 (0.089%) Houdini
10 1 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.045%) InDesign
10 1 (0.045%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 108 (4.82%) Magento
2 17 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.089%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.045%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.045%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.045%) Summit
6 1 (0.045%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 299 (13.35%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
3 73 (3.26%) SaaS
4 36 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (1.56%) PaaS
6 27 (1.21%) Amazon S3
7 25 (1.12%) Route 53
7 25 (1.12%) GitHub
8 20 (0.89%) IaaS
9 15 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
9 15 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (0.58%) Taleo
10 13 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (0.58%) Responsys
11 11 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 11 (0.49%) Google Apps
12 9 (0.40%) Joyent
13 8 (0.36%) Amazon Glacier
14 6 (0.27%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 135 (6.03%) Firewall
2 124 (5.54%) DNS
3 89 (3.97%) TCP/IP
4 72 (3.21%) Internet
5 70 (3.13%) VPN
6 68 (3.04%) HTTP
7 55 (2.46%) LAN
8 54 (2.41%) WAN
9 41 (1.83%) DHCP
10 38 (1.70%) SSH
11 36 (1.61%) LDAP
12 33 (1.47%) FTP
13 31 (1.38%) SMTP
13 31 (1.38%) IPsec
14 26 (1.16%) Network Security
15 24 (1.07%) SSL
16 21 (0.94%) Intranet
16 21 (0.94%) VLAN
17 19 (0.85%) SAN
18 18 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1308 (58.39%) MySQL
2 149 (6.65%) SQL Server
3 124 (5.54%) MongoDB
4 104 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
5 77 (3.44%) Relational Database
6 54 (2.41%) NoSQL
7 44 (1.96%) Redis
8 42 (1.88%) Hadoop
9 32 (1.43%) Oracle Database
10 24 (1.07%) RDBMS
11 18 (0.80%) Big Data
11 18 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (0.58%) SQLite
12 13 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.49%) Couchbase
14 9 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.36%) MariaDB
15 8 (0.36%) Ingres
15 8 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 650 (29.02%) Git (software)
2 242 (10.80%) Jenkins
3 210 (9.38%) Subversion
4 133 (5.94%) PHPUnit
5 131 (5.85%) JIRA
6 113 (5.04%) Selenium
7 71 (3.17%) Hudson
8 42 (1.88%) Grunt
9 36 (1.61%) Behat
10 32 (1.43%) gulp
11 30 (1.34%) WebDriver
12 26 (1.16%) JMeter
13 25 (1.12%) Maven
14 22 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (0.89%) TeamCity
17 18 (0.80%) Visual Studio
17 18 (0.80%) Bower
18 14 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
19 11 (0.49%) Mercurial
General
1 173 (7.72%) Finance
2 156 (6.96%) Marketing
3 92 (4.11%) Retail
4 74 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 56 (2.50%) Games
6 32 (1.43%) Electronics
7 31 (1.38%) Advertising
8 28 (1.25%) Publishing
9 16 (0.71%) Billing
10 15 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.49%) Law
11 11 (0.49%) French Language
12 9 (0.40%) Legal
12 9 (0.40%) Back Office
13 8 (0.36%) German Language
13 8 (0.36%) Italian Language
13 8 (0.36%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.36%) Banking
14 7 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1345 (60.04%) Developer
2 800 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 309 (13.79%) Web Developer
4 250 (11.16%) Senior Developer
5 200 (8.93%) Administrator
6 178 (7.95%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 172 (7.68%) Systems Administrator
8 168 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
9 158 (7.05%) PHP Web Developer
10 148 (6.61%) Senior PHP Developer
11 138 (6.16%) Linux Administrator
12 117 (5.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 104 (4.64%) Junior
14 98 (4.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 94 (4.20%) Lead Developer
16 87 (3.88%) Junior Developer
17 85 (3.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 83 (3.71%) Software Engineer
19 80 (3.57%) Architect
20 79 (3.53%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1111 (49.60%) HTML
2 1018 (45.45%) CSS
3 659 (29.42%) jQuery
4 436 (19.46%) HTML5
5 394 (17.59%) Web Services
6 321 (14.33%) Symfony
7 275 (12.28%) Ajax
8 265 (11.83%) CSS3
9 245 (10.94%) Laravel
10 198 (8.84%) XML
11 196 (8.75%) .NET
12 168 (7.50%) REST
13 156 (6.96%) AngularJS
14 139 (6.21%) SOAP
15 133 (5.94%) JSON
16 109 (4.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 102 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
18 101 (4.51%) Sass
19 89 (3.97%) XHTML
20 87 (3.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 149 (6.65%) User Experience
2 135 (6.03%) Computer Science
3 131 (5.85%) Mobile App
4 111 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 86 (3.84%) Data Centre
6 46 (2.05%) Digital Media
7 37 (1.65%) W3C
7 37 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 22 (0.98%) Replication
9 21 (0.94%) Wiki
10 20 (0.89%) Mathematics
11 19 (0.85%) Statistics
11 19 (0.85%) Social Media
11 19 (0.85%) RIA
11 19 (0.85%) Data Integration
11 19 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (0.80%) Algorithms
12 18 (0.80%) Cryptography
12 18 (0.80%) Clustering
13 16 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1209 (53.97%) Linux
2 210 (9.38%) Windows
3 205 (9.15%) CentOS
4 126 (5.63%) UNIX
5 112 (5.00%) Android
6 107 (4.78%) Apple iOS
7 98 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 93 (4.15%) Ubuntu
9 67 (2.99%) Debian
10 29 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
11 28 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (0.63%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.49%) Fedora
15 7 (0.31%) Solaris
16 6 (0.27%) Windows 7
17 5 (0.22%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.18%) SUSE
19 2 (0.089%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 730 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (24.51%) MVC
3 423 (18.88%) OO
4 360 (16.07%) DevOps
5 324 (14.46%) OOP
6 295 (13.17%) Web Development
7 285 (12.72%) Open Source
8 276 (12.32%) E-Commerce
9 272 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
10 241 (10.76%) Scrum
11 231 (10.31%) TDD
12 209 (9.33%) Software Engineering
13 187 (8.35%) OO PHP
14 149 (6.65%) Unit Testing
15 142 (6.34%) Project Management
16 117 (5.22%) Configuration Management
17 99 (4.42%) Mentoring
18 90 (4.02%) SOA
18 90 (4.02%) BDD
19 86 (3.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1734 (77.41%) PHP
2 1211 (54.06%) JavaScript
3 393 (17.54%) Java
4 343 (15.31%) SQL
5 333 (14.87%) Python
6 244 (10.89%) Bash Shell
7 219 (9.78%) PHP5
8 208 (9.29%) Perl
9 196 (8.75%) Ruby
10 84 (3.75%) C++
11 81 (3.62%) C#
11 81 (3.62%) Shell Script
12 40 (1.79%) Objective-C
13 38 (1.70%) C
14 26 (1.16%) PowerShell
15 24 (1.07%) Apple Swift
16 19 (0.85%) VB
17 12 (0.54%) VBA
17 12 (0.54%) VB6
18 10 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 241 (10.76%) Degree
2 44 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (1.88%) CCNA
4 10 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (0.36%) PMP
6 8 (0.36%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.36%) CCNP
6 8 (0.36%) CCIE
7 6 (0.27%) RHCE
7 6 (0.27%) MySQL Certification
8 5 (0.22%) IC3 Certification
8 5 (0.22%) RHCA
8 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.22%) MCSE
9 4 (0.18%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.13%) NVQ Level 4
10 3 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (4.60%) QA
2 23 (1.03%) SLA
3 8 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (0.36%) WCAG
4 7 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.089%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 106 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (3.39%) Varnish
3 57 (2.54%) KVM
4 35 (1.56%) Docker
5 34 (1.52%) Active Directory
6 33 (1.47%) iptables
7 31 (1.38%) Xen
8 26 (1.16%) XenServer
9 25 (1.12%) Samba
10 24 (1.07%) Postfix
11 21 (0.94%) Hyper-V
12 16 (0.71%) VirtualBox
12 16 (0.71%) vSphere
13 13 (0.58%) NFS
14 8 (0.36%) VMware ESX
15 6 (0.27%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.27%) Sendmail
15 6 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 4 (0.18%) Squid
17 3 (0.13%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 324 (14.46%) Puppet
2 187 (8.35%) Opscode Chef
3 124 (5.54%) Nagios
4 109 (4.87%) Ansible
5 72 (3.21%) Vagrant
6 53 (2.37%) Salt
7 46 (2.05%) ZABBIX
8 40 (1.79%) Graphite
9 33 (1.47%) Cacti
10 19 (0.85%) Capistrano
11 18 (0.80%) cPanel
12 10 (0.45%) Rundeck
13 9 (0.40%) OpenView
14 8 (0.36%) Ganglia
14 8 (0.36%) CA LISA
15 7 (0.31%) HAProxy
15 7 (0.31%) Opsview
15 7 (0.31%) Tivoli
15 7 (0.31%) Sysprep
16 6 (0.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 369 (16.47%) Zend
2 179 (7.99%) Red Hat
3 173 (7.72%) VMware
4 118 (5.27%) Oracle
5 105 (4.69%) Microsoft
6 89 (3.97%) Google
7 70 (3.13%) Rackspace
8 56 (2.50%) Cisco
9 50 (2.23%) Facebook
10 35 (1.56%) Adobe
11 32 (1.43%) Twitter
12 28 (1.25%) IBM
13 26 (1.16%) Citrix
14 24 (1.07%) Sun
15 21 (0.94%) Atlassian
16 20 (0.89%) Splunk
17 18 (0.80%) EMC
17 18 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
18 17 (0.76%) BMC
18 17 (0.76%) CA
Worcester, Worcestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent Spa
Salary: £40,847 per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago