The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 23 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 44 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.67% 1.62% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.32% 2.94% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 44 5 2
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +47.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
LAMP
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
254 170 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 55.82% 55.19% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 229 145 113
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

LAMP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Ipswich region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Ipswich

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Ipswich

LAMP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 66 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 66 (100.00%) PHP
1 66 (100.00%) MySQL
1 66 (100.00%) jQuery
1 66 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 66 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) TDD
3 28 (42.42%) Software Engineering
4 26 (39.39%) Linux
5 2 (3.03%) HTML5
5 2 (3.03%) HTML
5 2 (3.03%) MPEG
5 2 (3.03%) HTTP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Cloud Services
1 66 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Architect
2 30 (45.45%) AWS Architect
3 28 (42.42%) Software Engineer
4 19 (28.79%) Software Architect
5 9 (13.64%) Linux Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.03%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) TDD
3 28 (42.42%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 66 (100.00%) PHP