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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 144 87 125
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +38
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 7 55 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.29% 2.36% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 6.93% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 48 9
Average salary £47,500 £40,350 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.71% +0.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
865 794 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.80% 34.09% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 771 668 704
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
St Albans -14 2 £55,000 +36.44%
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 £37,500 -7.06% 1
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (82.14%) PHP
1 23 (82.14%) MySQL
2 21 (75.00%) Linux
3 17 (60.71%) Apache
4 15 (53.57%) HTML
4 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
5 12 (42.86%) jQuery
6 11 (39.29%) Ajax
7 9 (32.14%) CSS
7 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
7 9 (32.14%) CentOS
7 9 (32.14%) nginx
7 9 (32.14%) Varnish
8 8 (28.57%) HTML5
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) SSH
9 7 (25.00%) Perl
9 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (25.00%) cPanel
10 6 (21.43%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 6 (21.43%) iptables
10 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (21.43%) Magento
10 6 (21.43%) Cacti
10 6 (21.43%) Sendmail
10 6 (21.43%) PHP5
10 6 (21.43%) Time Management
10 6 (21.43%) WordPress
10 6 (21.43%) IMAP
10 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (60.71%) Apache
2 9 (32.14%) nginx
3 6 (21.43%) WordPress
3 6 (21.43%) Joomla!
4 5 (17.86%) Drupal
5 3 (10.71%) Moodle
6 2 (7.14%) SugarCRM
7 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Magento
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.57%) GoldMine
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SSH
2 6 (21.43%) IMAP
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) POP3
2 6 (21.43%) SMTP
2 6 (21.43%) FTP
2 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) SSL
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) CTI
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (82.14%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
1 1 (3.57%) Grunt
General
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Web Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (35.71%) Administrator
2 10 (35.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (35.71%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) PHP Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Lead PHP Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Web Administrator
9 2 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Sales Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) UI Programmer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 1 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) jQuery
3 11 (39.29%) Ajax
4 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 8 (28.57%) HTML5
6 6 (21.43%) XML
6 6 (21.43%) Alternative PHP Cache
7 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
7 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.14%) CSS3
8 2 (7.14%) Laravel
8 2 (7.14%) SOAP
8 2 (7.14%) Web Services
8 2 (7.14%) JSON
9 1 (3.57%) Dojo
9 1 (3.57%) Symfony
9 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
9 1 (3.57%) .NET
9 1 (3.57%) Yii
9 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
1 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (21.43%) Time Management
2 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
3 4 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (10.71%) OO PHP
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) SEO
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) PHP
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) Perl
4 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (21.43%) PHP5
6 2 (7.14%) VBA
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Lua
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript
7 1 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Varnish
2 6 (21.43%) Sendmail
2 6 (21.43%) iptables
3 3 (10.71%) Xen
3 3 (10.71%) KVM
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) cPanel
2 6 (21.43%) Nagios
2 6 (21.43%) Cacti
3 1 (3.57%) Plesk
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Avaya
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Zend
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago