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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 86 122 139
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 55 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.37% 0.45% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.99% 1.09% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 48 9 9
Average salary £40,350 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
787 822 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.85% 41.06% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 664 702 908
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 10 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -7 7 £40,350 +36.77%
Bishop's Stortford - 6 £30,000 - 1
Borehamwood - 4 £27,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £43,750 -
Watford - 3 £100,000 -
Letchworth - 2 £32,000 -
St Albans - 2 £40,310 -
Hertford - 1 £27,500 -
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 65 (70.65%) PHP
2 55 (59.78%) JavaScript
3 50 (54.35%) MySQL
4 42 (45.65%) HTML
4 42 (45.65%) Linux
5 41 (44.57%) jQuery
6 38 (41.30%) CSS
7 29 (31.52%) Git (software)
8 28 (30.43%) HTML5
9 22 (23.91%) Web Services
10 20 (21.74%) Apache
11 19 (20.65%) OOP
12 18 (19.57%) OO
13 16 (17.39%) Internet
14 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
15 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
16 12 (13.04%) Windows
16 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
16 12 (13.04%) Degree
16 12 (13.04%) Drupal
16 12 (13.04%) Zend
16 12 (13.04%) CSS3
17 11 (11.96%) Magento
17 11 (11.96%) Advertising
18 10 (10.87%) Open Source
19 9 (9.78%) Kindle
19 9 (9.78%) WordPress
19 9 (9.78%) CentOS
19 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
19 9 (9.78%) ISO 9001

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (21.74%) Apache
2 12 (13.04%) Drupal
3 9 (9.78%) WordPress
4 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.35%) GlassFish
5 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.26%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.17%) CMS
7 2 (2.17%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.17%) Node.js
8 1 (1.09%) IIS
8 1 (1.09%) SAS
8 1 (1.09%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.26%) Google App Engine
2 3 (3.26%) SaaS
2 3 (3.26%) PaaS
2 3 (3.26%) Google Compute Engine
2 3 (3.26%) Google Apps
2 3 (3.26%) IaaS
3 2 (2.17%) Office 365
4 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) Internet
2 4 (4.35%) Firewall
2 4 (4.35%) DNS
3 3 (3.26%) VPN
4 2 (2.17%) LAN
4 2 (2.17%) POP3
4 2 (2.17%) SMTP
4 2 (2.17%) SSL
5 1 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (54.35%) MySQL
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (31.52%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.52%) Subversion
3 4 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.09%) Maven
General
1 11 (11.96%) Advertising
2 7 (7.61%) Marketing
3 5 (5.43%) Billing
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (72.83%) Developer
2 38 (41.30%) PHP Developer
3 32 (34.78%) Web Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (18.48%) Senior Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Administrator
5 15 (16.30%) PHP Web Developer
6 12 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (10.87%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.70%) UI Developer
8 8 (8.70%) UI Programmer
8 8 (8.70%) PHP Magento Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Magento Developer
9 7 (7.61%) User Experience Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (6.52%) Software Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
12 4 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.65%) HTML
2 41 (44.57%) jQuery
3 38 (41.30%) CSS
4 28 (30.43%) HTML5
5 22 (23.91%) Web Services
6 12 (13.04%) CSS3
7 8 (8.70%) SOAP
8 7 (7.61%) RESTful
8 7 (7.61%) Symfony
9 6 (6.52%) Dojo
9 6 (6.52%) Ajax
10 5 (5.43%) JSP
11 4 (4.35%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.35%) Spring
11 4 (4.35%) JSF
11 4 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (4.35%) J2EE
12 3 (3.26%) Laravel
12 3 (3.26%) .NET
12 3 (3.26%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Open Source
2 9 (9.78%) Kindle
2 9 (9.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.26%) W3C
3 3 (3.26%) CMDB
4 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.09%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 42 (45.65%) Linux
2 12 (13.04%) Windows
3 9 (9.78%) CentOS
4 5 (5.43%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.26%) UNIX
7 1 (1.09%) Android
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) OOP
2 18 (19.57%) OO
3 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
4 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
5 7 (7.61%) MVC
6 5 (5.43%) Web Development
6 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.26%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (3.26%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.26%) DevOps
7 3 (3.26%) Project Management
7 3 (3.26%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.26%) SOA
7 3 (3.26%) UML
7 3 (3.26%) Use Case
7 3 (3.26%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (3.26%) Content Management
7 3 (3.26%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 65 (70.65%) PHP
2 55 (59.78%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.78%) Java
3 9 (9.78%) SQL
4 7 (7.61%) Python
5 4 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.35%) PHP5
5 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.09%) Cacti
2 1 (1.09%) Ansible
2 1 (1.09%) Salt
2 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 12 (13.04%) Zend
2 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
2 9 (9.78%) Google
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle
4 3 (3.26%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (1.09%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.09%) Facebook
6 1 (1.09%) Twitter
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