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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 114 115 137
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 31 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.32% 0.66% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.96% 1.53% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 23
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £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
783 848 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.32% 42.89% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 677 752 1035
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Hertford - 7 £27,500 -
Watford -4 6 £100,000 +412.82% 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £23,500 -
Bishop's Stortford +3 3 £30,000 -
Hitchin - 2 £43,750 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -9 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Letchworth - 1 £35,000 -
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 63 (73.26%) PHP
2 56 (65.12%) JavaScript
3 48 (55.81%) MySQL
4 45 (52.33%) HTML
5 40 (46.51%) jQuery
6 38 (44.19%) CSS
7 33 (38.37%) HTML5
8 31 (36.05%) Linux
9 23 (26.74%) Git (software)
10 21 (24.42%) Apache
11 19 (22.09%) OO
12 18 (20.93%) OOP
12 18 (20.93%) Web Services
13 17 (19.77%) SQL
14 15 (17.44%) Java
14 15 (17.44%) Degree
15 14 (16.28%) Ajax
15 14 (16.28%) Zend
16 13 (15.12%) Drupal
17 12 (13.95%) Internet
17 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
18 11 (12.79%) Computer Science
18 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
18 11 (12.79%) Advertising
18 11 (12.79%) CSS3
19 10 (11.63%) CentOS
19 10 (11.63%) Magento
19 10 (11.63%) Red Hat
20 9 (10.47%) ISO 9001
20 9 (10.47%) Agile Software Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (24.42%) Apache
2 13 (15.12%) Drupal
3 5 (5.81%) Node.js
3 5 (5.81%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.65%) WordPress
5 2 (2.33%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.33%) CMS
5 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.33%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.81%) SaaS
2 5 (5.81%) PaaS
2 5 (5.81%) Google Apps
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.81%) IaaS
3 2 (2.33%) Office 365
4 1 (1.16%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.16%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) Internet
2 6 (6.98%) Firewall
3 3 (3.49%) POP3
3 3 (3.49%) SMTP
3 3 (3.49%) DNS
3 3 (3.49%) SSL
4 2 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (1.16%) SAN
5 1 (1.16%) FTP
5 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.16%) VPN
5 1 (1.16%) SSH
5 1 (1.16%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (55.81%) MySQL
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 23 (26.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.33%) PHPUnit
2 2 (2.33%) Subversion
2 2 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 11 (12.79%) Advertising
2 9 (10.47%) Marketing
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
3 3 (3.49%) Billing
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (70.93%) Developer
2 36 (41.86%) PHP Developer
3 29 (33.72%) Web Developer
4 16 (18.60%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (18.60%) Administrator
5 15 (17.44%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (12.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (12.79%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (12.79%) Senior Developer
7 10 (11.63%) UI Developer
7 10 (11.63%) UI Programmer
8 9 (10.47%) UX Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.98%) PHP Magento Developer
9 6 (6.98%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Magento Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Architect
10 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (5.81%) Cloud Architect
11 4 (4.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (52.33%) HTML
2 40 (46.51%) jQuery
3 38 (44.19%) CSS
4 33 (38.37%) HTML5
5 18 (20.93%) Web Services
6 14 (16.28%) Ajax
7 11 (12.79%) CSS3
8 9 (10.47%) CakePHP
9 8 (9.30%) Dojo
10 7 (8.14%) RESTful
11 6 (6.98%) Laravel
12 5 (5.81%) Backbone.js
12 5 (5.81%) SOAP
12 5 (5.81%) YUI
12 5 (5.81%) XML
12 5 (5.81%) XSL
12 5 (5.81%) .NET
13 4 (4.65%) Yii
14 3 (3.49%) JSP
15 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.47%) Kindle
2 9 (10.47%) User Experience
3 5 (5.81%) CMDB
3 5 (5.81%) Open Source
4 1 (1.16%) W3C
4 1 (1.16%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.05%) Linux
2 10 (11.63%) CentOS
3 8 (9.30%) Windows
4 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) UNIX
5 1 (1.16%) Debian
5 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.09%) OO
2 18 (20.93%) OOP
3 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
4 9 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.30%) MVC
5 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.14%) Web Development
7 6 (6.98%) OO PHP
8 5 (5.81%) DevOps
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (5.81%) Use Case
8 5 (5.81%) Software Architecture
8 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (5.81%) Migration
8 5 (5.81%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.81%) SOA
8 5 (5.81%) Project Management
8 5 (5.81%) UML
9 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 63 (73.26%) PHP
2 56 (65.12%) JavaScript
3 17 (19.77%) SQL
4 15 (17.44%) Java
5 7 (8.14%) Perl
6 6 (6.98%) PHP5
7 4 (4.65%) Python
8 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Puppet
1 5 (5.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.16%) Nagios
2 1 (1.16%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Zend
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.63%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.98%) Google
5 5 (5.81%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle
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