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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 125 118 137
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 19 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.84% 1.41% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 3.90% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 8
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,250 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
849 922 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.68% 36.23% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 700 791 700
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Rickmansworth - 5 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -17 2 £29,000 -35.55%
Watford - 1 £55,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £36,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 - -
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 32 (78.05%) PHP
2 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
2 23 (56.10%) MySQL
3 22 (53.66%) HTML
4 20 (48.78%) Linux
5 16 (39.02%) CSS
5 16 (39.02%) jQuery
6 15 (36.59%) Apache
7 14 (34.15%) HTML5
8 13 (31.71%) Ajax
9 11 (26.83%) SSH
9 11 (26.83%) cPanel
10 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
10 10 (24.39%) SQL
11 9 (21.95%) Marketing
12 8 (19.51%) Yii
12 8 (19.51%) Laravel
12 8 (19.51%) .NET
12 8 (19.51%) Sass
12 8 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (19.51%) Grunt
13 7 (17.07%) OO
13 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
13 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (17.07%) Open Source
13 7 (17.07%) Drupal
13 7 (17.07%) CentOS
14 6 (14.63%) PHP5
14 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
14 6 (14.63%) nginx

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (36.59%) Apache
2 7 (17.07%) Drupal
3 6 (14.63%) nginx
4 3 (7.32%) Moodle
4 3 (7.32%) Node.js
4 3 (7.32%) WordPress
4 3 (7.32%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) SSH
2 6 (14.63%) DAB
3 4 (9.76%) SMTP
3 4 (9.76%) Internet
3 4 (9.76%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) Firewall
4 3 (7.32%) SSL
4 3 (7.32%) SAN
4 3 (7.32%) FTP
4 3 (7.32%) POP3
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.32%) IMAP
5 2 (4.88%) Intranet
6 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) MySQL
2 7 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) Grunt
3 2 (4.88%) Selenium
3 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (21.95%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Web Developer
3 15 (36.59%) PHP Developer
4 13 (31.71%) Senior Developer
5 12 (29.27%) Senior Web Developer
6 9 (21.95%) Lead Developer
6 9 (21.95%) Administrator
6 9 (21.95%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (19.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (19.51%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Lead Web Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (9.76%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (9.76%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 3 (7.32%) Web Administrator
10 3 (7.32%) UI Programmer
10 3 (7.32%) UI Developer
11 2 (4.88%) PHP Web Developer
11 2 (4.88%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) HTML
2 16 (39.02%) CSS
2 16 (39.02%) jQuery
3 14 (34.15%) HTML5
4 13 (31.71%) Ajax
5 8 (19.51%) Yii
5 8 (19.51%) Laravel
5 8 (19.51%) .NET
5 8 (19.51%) Sass
5 8 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (12.20%) Web Services
6 5 (12.20%) XML
7 3 (7.32%) Alternative PHP Cache
7 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.32%) SOAP
7 3 (7.32%) CSS3
7 3 (7.32%) Backbone.js
7 3 (7.32%) JSON
7 3 (7.32%) WAMP
7 3 (7.32%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
1 3 (7.32%) Clustering
1 3 (7.32%) Replication
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Blog
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) CentOS
3 1 (2.44%) Debian
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) OO
1 7 (17.07%) Open Source
2 6 (14.63%) Web Application Development
2 6 (14.63%) OO PHP
3 5 (12.20%) Marketing Strategy
4 4 (9.76%) SEO
4 4 (9.76%) MVC
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Time Management
5 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (2.44%) Line Management
7 1 (2.44%) Data Security
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) PHP
2 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) PHP5
4 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
5 5 (12.20%) Python
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
7 3 (7.32%) Java
8 2 (4.88%) Lua
9 1 (2.44%) C
9 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Varnish
2 4 (9.76%) iptables
3 3 (7.32%) Xen
3 3 (7.32%) Sendmail
4 2 (4.88%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.44%) Samba
5 1 (2.44%) NFS
5 1 (2.44%) Postfix
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) cPanel
2 3 (7.32%) Nagios
2 3 (7.32%) Cacti
3 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.44%) Plesk
4 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.88%) Zend
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Google
Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 38000-43000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Granite 5
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago