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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 97 117 145
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +28
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 47 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.02% 0.50% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.94% 1.23% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 10
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,950 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
791 813 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.08% 40.71% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 676 713 974
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Hitchin - 8 £42,500 -
Hertford - 6 £27,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 5 £30,000 -
Watford - 5 £100,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -13 4 £40,350 +36.77% 1
Borehamwood - 2 £27,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £36,250 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £23,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £35,000 -
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 68 (73.12%) PHP
2 56 (60.22%) JavaScript
3 52 (55.91%) MySQL
4 45 (48.39%) HTML
5 42 (45.16%) jQuery
6 41 (44.09%) CSS
7 39 (41.94%) Linux
8 31 (33.33%) HTML5
9 29 (31.18%) Git (software)
10 21 (22.58%) Web Services
10 21 (22.58%) Apache
11 19 (20.43%) OO
12 18 (19.35%) OOP
13 16 (17.20%) Software Engineering
14 15 (16.13%) Zend
14 15 (16.13%) Degree
15 14 (15.05%) Drupal
15 14 (15.05%) Internet
15 14 (15.05%) Java
16 13 (13.98%) SQL
17 12 (12.90%) Windows
17 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
17 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
17 12 (12.90%) Ajax
18 11 (11.83%) MVC
18 11 (11.83%) Advertising
18 11 (11.83%) Magento
18 11 (11.83%) CSS3
19 10 (10.75%) CentOS
19 10 (10.75%) Red Hat

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 21 (22.58%) Apache
2 14 (15.05%) Drupal
3 8 (8.60%) WordPress
4 5 (5.38%) OpenStack
5 4 (4.30%) Node.js
6 2 (2.15%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.15%) CMS
6 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.15%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.08%) IIS
7 1 (1.08%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.38%) SaaS
2 5 (5.38%) PaaS
2 5 (5.38%) Google Apps
2 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.38%) IaaS
3 2 (2.15%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (2.15%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) Internet
2 6 (6.45%) Firewall
3 3 (3.23%) POP3
3 3 (3.23%) SMTP
3 3 (3.23%) DNS
3 3 (3.23%) SSL
4 2 (2.15%) LAN
4 2 (2.15%) VPN
5 1 (1.08%) SAN
5 1 (1.08%) FTP
5 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.08%) SSH
5 1 (1.08%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (55.91%) MySQL
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (31.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.45%) Subversion
3 2 (2.15%) JIRA
3 2 (2.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (11.83%) Advertising
2 8 (8.60%) Marketing
3 4 (4.30%) Billing
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (72.04%) Developer
2 38 (40.86%) PHP Developer
3 32 (34.41%) Web Developer
4 17 (18.28%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (18.28%) Administrator
5 15 (16.13%) PHP Web Developer
6 14 (15.05%) Senior Developer
7 12 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (9.68%) UI Programmer
8 9 (9.68%) UI Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Software Developer
9 8 (8.60%) PHP Magento Developer
9 8 (8.60%) User Experience Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Magento Developer
10 6 (6.45%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Cloud Architect
11 5 (5.38%) Architect
11 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Architect
12 4 (4.30%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (48.39%) HTML
2 42 (45.16%) jQuery
3 41 (44.09%) CSS
4 31 (33.33%) HTML5
5 21 (22.58%) Web Services
6 12 (12.90%) Ajax
7 11 (11.83%) CSS3
8 8 (8.60%) CakePHP
9 7 (7.53%) Dojo
9 7 (7.53%) RESTful
10 6 (6.45%) Symfony
10 6 (6.45%) SOAP
11 5 (5.38%) Laravel
11 5 (5.38%) .NET
12 4 (4.30%) Backbone.js
12 4 (4.30%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (4.30%) YUI
13 3 (3.23%) Yii
13 3 (3.23%) JSP
14 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.68%) Kindle
3 8 (8.60%) User Experience
4 6 (6.45%) Open Source
5 5 (5.38%) CMDB
6 1 (1.08%) W3C
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.94%) Linux
2 12 (12.90%) Windows
3 10 (10.75%) CentOS
4 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.15%) UNIX
6 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.43%) OO
2 18 (19.35%) OOP
3 16 (17.20%) Software Engineering
4 11 (11.83%) MVC
5 10 (10.75%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.38%) Migration
7 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (5.38%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.38%) Web Development
7 5 (5.38%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.38%) SOA
7 5 (5.38%) Project Management
7 5 (5.38%) UML
7 5 (5.38%) Use Case
7 5 (5.38%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (5.38%) OO PHP
7 5 (5.38%) DevOps
8 4 (4.30%) Software Architecture
8 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 68 (73.12%) PHP
2 56 (60.22%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.05%) Java
4 13 (13.98%) SQL
5 5 (5.38%) PHP5
6 4 (4.30%) Perl
6 4 (4.30%) Python
6 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.30%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.15%) Ruby
7 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.08%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) Puppet
1 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.08%) Nagios
2 1 (1.08%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Zend
2 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.75%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.53%) Google
5 5 (5.38%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle
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