The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 117 102 135
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 30 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.36% 1.61% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.68% 4.25% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 20
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,600 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
LAMP
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
816 941 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.91% 37.94% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 694 792 789
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Watford +17 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £29,000 -
Borehamwood +6 3 £27,500 -25.67%
Rickmansworth - 2 £51,250 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £45,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £75,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 - -
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 39 (86.67%) PHP
2 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 27 (60.00%) HTML
4 26 (57.78%) MySQL
5 20 (44.44%) jQuery
6 18 (40.00%) CSS
7 16 (35.56%) Apache
8 14 (31.11%) Linux
9 13 (28.89%) Bash Shell
10 12 (26.67%) SSH
10 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
10 12 (26.67%) Python
11 11 (24.44%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (24.44%) Perl
11 11 (24.44%) HTML5
11 11 (24.44%) Degree
11 11 (24.44%) cPanel
12 10 (22.22%) Yii
12 10 (22.22%) Laravel
12 10 (22.22%) Sass
12 10 (22.22%) JSON
12 10 (22.22%) Marketing
12 10 (22.22%) Ajax
12 10 (22.22%) PHP5
13 9 (20.00%) XML
13 9 (20.00%) .NET
13 9 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (20.00%) Grunt
13 9 (20.00%) Open Source
14 8 (17.78%) OO

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (35.56%) Apache
2 8 (17.78%) Drupal
3 3 (6.67%) WordPress
3 3 (6.67%) nginx
3 3 (6.67%) Moodle
3 3 (6.67%) Node.js
3 3 (6.67%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) SSH
2 7 (15.56%) DAB
3 5 (11.11%) Internet
4 4 (8.89%) SMTP
4 4 (8.89%) DNS
5 3 (6.67%) SSL
5 3 (6.67%) SAN
5 3 (6.67%) FTP
5 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.67%) POP3
5 3 (6.67%) Firewall
5 3 (6.67%) IMAP
6 2 (4.44%) Intranet
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) MySQL
2 11 (24.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.00%) Grunt
3 2 (4.44%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
General
1 10 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Advertising
2 2 (4.44%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) Web Developer
3 13 (28.89%) PHP Developer
4 12 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Senior Web Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Lead Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Lead Web Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Administrator
8 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (8.89%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (8.89%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 3 (6.67%) UI Programmer
10 3 (6.67%) UI Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Lead PHP Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Drupal Developer
11 2 (4.44%) PHP Magento Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) HTML
2 20 (44.44%) jQuery
3 18 (40.00%) CSS
4 11 (24.44%) HTML5
5 10 (22.22%) Yii
5 10 (22.22%) Ajax
5 10 (22.22%) JSON
5 10 (22.22%) Laravel
5 10 (22.22%) Sass
6 9 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (20.00%) .NET
6 9 (20.00%) XML
7 7 (15.56%) XSL
8 6 (13.33%) Web Services
9 4 (8.89%) CSS3
9 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
10 3 (6.67%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 3 (6.67%) WAMP
10 3 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Replication
2 3 (6.67%) Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Blog
3 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Debian
3 4 (8.89%) CentOS
4 2 (4.44%) UNIX
5 1 (2.22%) Windows
5 1 (2.22%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) OO
2 6 (13.33%) MVC
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
2 6 (13.33%) OO PHP
3 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) SEO
5 3 (6.67%) Scrum
5 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.67%) Time Management
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.67%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.44%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.44%) Data Security
6 2 (4.44%) OOP
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) PHP
2 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Bash Shell
4 12 (26.67%) Python
5 11 (24.44%) Perl
6 10 (22.22%) PHP5
7 7 (15.56%) SQL
8 3 (6.67%) Java
9 2 (4.44%) Lua
10 1 (2.22%) C
10 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) iptables
2 3 (6.67%) Xen
2 3 (6.67%) Sendmail
2 3 (6.67%) Varnish
3 2 (4.44%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.22%) NFS
4 1 (2.22%) Samba
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) cPanel
2 3 (6.67%) Nagios
2 3 (6.67%) Cacti
3 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.67%) Zend
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Google
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago