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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 278 216 202
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1075 1529 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.05% 1.40% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.80% 3.59% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 957 1350 1283
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
38392 42588 40715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.66% 39.11% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33078 36489 35462
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
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 4 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 4 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 -101 380 £47,500 -5.00% 77
South East -52 230 £42,500 +21.42% 26
Yorkshire -14 136 £42,500 - 31
South West +30 135 £35,000 -6.66% 13
North West +38 74 £32,500 - 9
East of England -57 53 £37,500 -1.96% 9
West Midlands -11 41 £30,000 - 8
East Midlands -20 23 £37,500 +15.38% 19
North East -16 2 £33,750 +29.80% 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 1767 (77.94%) PHP
2 1325 (58.45%) MySQL
3 1239 (54.65%) Linux
4 1193 (52.62%) JavaScript
5 1103 (48.65%) HTML
6 1007 (44.42%) CSS
7 737 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
8 720 (31.76%) Apache
9 660 (29.11%) jQuery
10 648 (28.58%) Git (software)
11 566 (24.97%) MVC
12 433 (19.10%) OO
13 431 (19.01%) HTML5
14 415 (18.31%) Java
15 397 (17.51%) Web Services
16 380 (16.76%) SQL
17 378 (16.67%) Zend
18 344 (15.17%) Python
19 343 (15.13%) DevOps
20 323 (14.25%) Puppet
20 323 (14.25%) Symfony
21 310 (13.67%) OOP
22 308 (13.59%) Drupal
23 307 (13.54%) Web Development
24 291 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
25 288 (12.70%) Open Source
26 280 (12.35%) E-Commerce
27 273 (12.04%) Ajax
28 271 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
29 251 (11.07%) CSS3

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 720 (31.76%) Apache
2 308 (13.59%) Drupal
3 208 (9.18%) CMS
4 183 (8.07%) WordPress
5 173 (7.63%) nginx
6 123 (5.43%) Node.js
7 98 (4.32%) Tomcat
8 73 (3.22%) Joomla!
9 60 (2.65%) IIS
10 59 (2.60%) OpenStack
11 54 (2.38%) Confluence
12 44 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
13 42 (1.85%) Apache Solr
14 32 (1.41%) SharePoint
15 23 (1.01%) WebLogic
16 21 (0.93%) Moodle
17 18 (0.79%) SugarCRM
18 17 (0.75%) MediaWiki
19 16 (0.71%) MS Exchange
20 13 (0.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 48 (2.12%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.76%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.40%) MS Office
4 8 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.31%) MS Project
6 4 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.13%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.088%) Maya
8 2 (0.088%) Houdini
9 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.044%) InDesign
9 1 (0.044%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 105 (4.63%) Magento
2 16 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.044%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.044%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.044%) Summit
6 1 (0.044%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 291 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (3.35%) SaaS
3 75 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (1.63%) PaaS
5 35 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
6 30 (1.32%) Amazon S3
7 26 (1.15%) Route 53
8 25 (1.10%) GitHub
9 20 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (0.71%) IaaS
12 14 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (0.62%) Google Apps
13 13 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
13 13 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 12 (0.53%) Responsys
14 12 (0.53%) Taleo
15 8 (0.35%) CloudFront
15 8 (0.35%) Terremark
15 8 (0.35%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 145 (6.40%) Firewall
2 127 (5.60%) DNS
3 85 (3.75%) TCP/IP
4 84 (3.71%) Internet
5 81 (3.57%) HTTP
6 64 (2.82%) VPN
7 56 (2.47%) LAN
7 56 (2.47%) WAN
8 44 (1.94%) SSH
9 36 (1.59%) DHCP
10 35 (1.54%) SMTP
10 35 (1.54%) LDAP
11 30 (1.32%) FTP
12 29 (1.28%) IPsec
13 27 (1.19%) SAN
14 26 (1.15%) Network Security
15 23 (1.01%) Intranet
16 19 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (0.84%) SSL
17 17 (0.75%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1325 (58.45%) MySQL
2 156 (6.88%) SQL Server
3 119 (5.25%) MongoDB
4 105 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
5 84 (3.71%) Relational Database
6 54 (2.38%) NoSQL
7 42 (1.85%) Hadoop
8 40 (1.76%) Redis
8 40 (1.76%) Oracle Database
9 29 (1.28%) RDBMS
10 21 (0.93%) Big Data
11 20 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (0.49%) SQLite
15 10 (0.44%) MariaDB
16 9 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (0.35%) Ingres
18 7 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 648 (28.58%) Git (software)
2 245 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 207 (9.13%) Subversion
4 126 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 124 (5.47%) JIRA
6 114 (5.03%) Selenium
7 72 (3.18%) Hudson
8 42 (1.85%) Grunt
9 39 (1.72%) WebDriver
10 36 (1.59%) Behat
11 35 (1.54%) JMeter
12 27 (1.19%) gulp
13 25 (1.10%) Maven
14 24 (1.06%) TeamCity
15 21 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (0.79%) Visual Studio
18 17 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
19 16 (0.71%) Bower
20 14 (0.62%) Cucumber
General
1 189 (8.34%) Finance
2 147 (6.48%) Marketing
3 80 (3.53%) Retail
4 72 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 63 (2.78%) Games
6 36 (1.59%) Electronics
7 30 (1.32%) Publishing
8 29 (1.28%) Advertising
9 18 (0.79%) Billing
10 12 (0.53%) French Language
11 10 (0.44%) Banking
11 10 (0.44%) Legal
11 10 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.40%) Back Office
12 9 (0.40%) German Language
13 8 (0.35%) Italian Language
13 8 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 8 (0.35%) Law
14 6 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1382 (60.96%) Developer
2 847 (37.36%) PHP Developer
3 319 (14.07%) Web Developer
4 258 (11.38%) Senior Developer
5 203 (8.95%) Administrator
6 199 (8.78%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 177 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
8 173 (7.63%) DevOps Engineer
9 167 (7.37%) PHP Web Developer
10 150 (6.62%) Senior PHP Developer
11 133 (5.87%) Linux Administrator
12 115 (5.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 107 (4.72%) Junior
14 102 (4.50%) Lead Developer
15 99 (4.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 91 (4.01%) Architect
16 91 (4.01%) Junior Developer
17 87 (3.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 86 (3.79%) Software Engineer
18 86 (3.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1103 (48.65%) HTML
2 1007 (44.42%) CSS
3 660 (29.11%) jQuery
4 431 (19.01%) HTML5
5 397 (17.51%) Web Services
6 323 (14.25%) Symfony
7 273 (12.04%) Ajax
8 251 (11.07%) CSS3
9 244 (10.76%) Laravel
10 210 (9.26%) .NET
11 202 (8.91%) XML
12 160 (7.06%) REST
13 142 (6.26%) SOAP
14 137 (6.04%) AngularJS
15 134 (5.91%) JSON
16 109 (4.81%) CodeIgniter
17 105 (4.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 97 (4.28%) XHTML
19 96 (4.23%) Sass
20 87 (3.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 141 (6.22%) User Experience
2 128 (5.65%) Computer Science
3 123 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 115 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
5 87 (3.84%) Data Centre
6 45 (1.99%) Digital Media
7 40 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 33 (1.46%) W3C
9 28 (1.24%) Replication
10 21 (0.93%) Clustering
10 21 (0.93%) Wiki
10 21 (0.93%) Algorithms
11 20 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (0.84%) Data Integration
13 18 (0.79%) Public Cloud
13 18 (0.79%) Mathematics
13 18 (0.79%) Statistics
14 17 (0.75%) NHS
15 16 (0.71%) MPEG
15 16 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1239 (54.65%) Linux
2 231 (10.19%) Windows
3 210 (9.26%) CentOS
4 129 (5.69%) UNIX
5 115 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 105 (4.63%) Android
7 104 (4.59%) Apple iOS
8 92 (4.06%) Ubuntu
9 65 (2.87%) Debian
10 31 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
10 31 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.62%) Fedora
14 8 (0.35%) Solaris
14 8 (0.35%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.22%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.18%) SUSE
17 3 (0.13%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 737 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (24.97%) MVC
3 433 (19.10%) OO
4 343 (15.13%) DevOps
5 310 (13.67%) OOP
6 307 (13.54%) Web Development
7 288 (12.70%) Open Source
8 280 (12.35%) E-Commerce
9 271 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
10 221 (9.75%) Scrum
11 213 (9.40%) TDD
12 211 (9.31%) Software Engineering
13 208 (9.18%) OO PHP
14 153 (6.75%) Unit Testing
15 145 (6.40%) Project Management
16 125 (5.51%) Configuration Management
17 106 (4.68%) Mentoring
18 93 (4.10%) SOA
19 88 (3.88%) SDLC
20 85 (3.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1767 (77.94%) PHP
2 1193 (52.62%) JavaScript
3 415 (18.31%) Java
4 380 (16.76%) SQL
5 344 (15.17%) Python
6 243 (10.72%) Bash Shell
7 219 (9.66%) PHP5
7 219 (9.66%) Perl
8 200 (8.82%) Ruby
9 82 (3.62%) Shell Script
10 79 (3.48%) C#
11 78 (3.44%) C++
12 39 (1.72%) C
13 38 (1.68%) Objective-C
14 24 (1.06%) PowerShell
15 21 (0.93%) Apple Swift
16 18 (0.79%) VB
17 13 (0.57%) VBA
18 12 (0.53%) PL/SQL
19 11 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 237 (10.45%) Degree
2 44 (1.94%) CCNA
2 44 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (0.44%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.35%) PMP
4 8 (0.35%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (0.26%) RHCE
6 6 (0.26%) CCIE
6 6 (0.26%) CCNP
6 6 (0.26%) MySQL Certification
7 5 (0.22%) IC3 Certification
7 5 (0.22%) RHCA
7 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.22%) MCSE
8 3 (0.13%) HND
8 3 (0.13%) NVQ Level 4
8 3 (0.13%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.13%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.088%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (4.90%) QA
2 24 (1.06%) SLA
3 9 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.31%) WCAG
6 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.088%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.044%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 111 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (3.31%) Varnish
3 55 (2.43%) KVM
4 35 (1.54%) iptables
5 33 (1.46%) Hyper-V
6 31 (1.37%) Active Directory
7 28 (1.24%) Docker
8 26 (1.15%) XenServer
9 25 (1.10%) Postfix
10 24 (1.06%) Samba
11 23 (1.01%) Xen
12 17 (0.75%) vSphere
13 16 (0.71%) VirtualBox
14 14 (0.62%) NFS
15 8 (0.35%) Terminal Services
16 7 (0.31%) VMware ESX
17 6 (0.26%) Sendmail
18 5 (0.22%) Squid
19 4 (0.18%) pfSense
19 4 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 323 (14.25%) Puppet
2 194 (8.56%) Opscode Chef
3 129 (5.69%) Nagios
4 95 (4.19%) Ansible
5 69 (3.04%) Vagrant
6 59 (2.60%) Salt
7 44 (1.94%) ZABBIX
8 39 (1.72%) Graphite
9 37 (1.63%) Cacti
10 21 (0.93%) Capistrano
10 21 (0.93%) cPanel
11 10 (0.44%) Ganglia
11 10 (0.44%) OpenView
12 9 (0.40%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.40%) Sysprep
13 8 (0.35%) CA LISA
13 8 (0.35%) HAProxy
13 8 (0.35%) Opsview
14 7 (0.31%) Rundeck
15 6 (0.26%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 378 (16.67%) Zend
2 186 (8.20%) Red Hat
3 177 (7.81%) VMware
4 133 (5.87%) Oracle
5 116 (5.12%) Microsoft
6 98 (4.32%) Google
7 78 (3.44%) Rackspace
8 70 (3.09%) Cisco
9 55 (2.43%) Facebook
10 29 (1.28%) IBM
10 29 (1.28%) Adobe
11 27 (1.19%) Citrix
12 26 (1.15%) Twitter
13 24 (1.06%) Atlassian
14 23 (1.01%) Sun
15 20 (0.88%) HP
16 19 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
17 18 (0.79%) Splunk
18 17 (0.75%) BMC
18 17 (0.75%) Juniper
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Multiple Perks, Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £27000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum £25k - £35k + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bupa, Dental, Healthcare, Holiday al
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum +great bens,
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago