The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 17 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 8.11% 2.50% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £28,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
Hertfordshire

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 Hertford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 62.16% 72.50% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 24
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Hertford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Hertford region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Hertford

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Node.js
2 5 (71.43%) Backbone.js
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) OO PHP
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Drupal
2 5 (71.43%) YUI
2 5 (71.43%) PHP5
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Zend
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Laravel
3 4 (57.14%) Yii
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 5 (71.43%) Drupal
1 5 (71.43%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Junior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Junior
2 3 (42.86%) Junior PHP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) CakePHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) CakePHP
2 5 (71.43%) YUI
2 5 (71.43%) Backbone.js
3 4 (57.14%) Yii
3 4 (57.14%) Laravel
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) OO PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) PHP5
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Zend