The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 317 206 208
Rank change year-on-year
-111 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 380 657 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.88% 1.43% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 3.54% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 309 567 558
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
LAMP
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15808 18574 17986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.66% 40.52% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13422 15607 15682
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

LAMP
Salary Trend in London

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

LAMP Salary Trend in London

LAMP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in London

LAMP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
City of London -36 71 £47,500 +11.76% 14
Kingston Upon Thames +4 14 £51,250 +20.58%
Surbiton +6 6 £35,000 -17.64%
Harrow +7 5 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Docklands, London +3 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Sidcup -3 2 £23,750 +15.85%
Clapham +1 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Wimbledon -7 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Feltham - 1 £65,000 -
Ealing - 1 £40,000 -
Westminster - 1 £65,000 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 657 (76.13%) PHP
2 525 (60.83%) MySQL
3 404 (46.81%) HTML
4 392 (45.42%) CSS
5 388 (44.96%) JavaScript
6 386 (44.73%) Linux
7 321 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
8 269 (31.17%) jQuery
9 246 (28.51%) MVC
10 236 (27.35%) Apache
11 230 (26.65%) Java
12 223 (25.84%) Git (software)
13 203 (23.52%) Symfony
14 194 (22.48%) Zend
15 184 (21.32%) OO
16 180 (20.86%) HTML5
17 177 (20.51%) Web Services
18 163 (18.89%) Python
19 157 (18.19%) Puppet
20 146 (16.92%) SQL
21 143 (16.57%) Open Source
22 136 (15.76%) OOP
23 132 (15.30%) Ajax
24 131 (15.18%) Subversion
25 128 (14.83%) E-Commerce
26 127 (14.72%) Bash Shell
27 125 (14.48%) Perl
28 122 (14.14%) Opscode Chef
28 122 (14.14%) DevOps
29 115 (13.33%) Amazon AWS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 236 (27.35%) Apache
2 115 (13.33%) Drupal
3 72 (8.34%) WordPress
3 72 (8.34%) CMS
4 59 (6.84%) nginx
5 57 (6.60%) Confluence
6 50 (5.79%) Tomcat
7 34 (3.94%) Node.js
8 31 (3.59%) OpenStack
8 31 (3.59%) IIS
9 21 (2.43%) MS Exchange
10 18 (2.09%) Moodle
11 14 (1.62%) Apache Solr
12 13 (1.51%) SharePoint
13 11 (1.27%) JBoss
14 8 (0.93%) Joomla!
15 5 (0.58%) MediaWiki
15 5 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
16 3 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 21 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.23%) MS Project
5 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) MS Office
6 1 (0.12%) InDesign
6 1 (0.12%) Houdini
6 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.12%) Maya
Business Applications
1 33 (3.82%) Magento
2 5 (0.58%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.12%) RMDS
4 1 (0.12%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 115 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
3 30 (3.48%) SaaS
4 23 (2.67%) Amazon S3
4 23 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (2.32%) GitHub
6 20 (2.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (2.20%) IaaS
8 17 (1.97%) Google Apps
8 17 (1.97%) PaaS
9 15 (1.74%) Route 53
10 13 (1.51%) Terremark
11 8 (0.93%) CloudFront
11 8 (0.93%) Joyent
12 6 (0.70%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.70%) Rackspace Cloud
12 6 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 64 (7.42%) DNS
2 49 (5.68%) Firewall
3 48 (5.56%) HTTP
4 41 (4.75%) Internet
5 33 (3.82%) TCP/IP
6 25 (2.90%) SMTP
7 22 (2.55%) Broadband
8 20 (2.32%) SSH
9 18 (2.09%) DHCP
10 15 (1.74%) LDAP
10 15 (1.74%) SAN
11 14 (1.62%) LAN
11 14 (1.62%) NAS
12 13 (1.51%) WAN
12 13 (1.51%) SSL
13 12 (1.39%) Intranet
13 12 (1.39%) IMAP
13 12 (1.39%) iSCSI
14 11 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 525 (60.83%) MySQL
2 87 (10.08%) Relational Database
3 63 (7.30%) SQL Server
4 45 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
5 44 (5.10%) RDBMS
6 39 (4.52%) Redis
7 36 (4.17%) NoSQL
8 31 (3.59%) MongoDB
9 17 (1.97%) Big Data
10 13 (1.51%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (1.51%) Data Mining
11 12 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.27%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.16%) QlikView
14 8 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.81%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 6 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
16 6 (0.70%) SQLite
16 6 (0.70%) Informix
Development Applications
1 223 (25.84%) Git (software)
2 131 (15.18%) Subversion
3 86 (9.97%) PHPUnit
4 70 (8.11%) JIRA
5 60 (6.95%) Behat
6 46 (5.33%) Jenkins
7 42 (4.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 29 (3.36%) PhpStorm
9 28 (3.24%) Eclipse
10 23 (2.67%) NetBeans
11 17 (1.97%) Hudson
12 14 (1.62%) Maven
13 13 (1.51%) Selenium
13 13 (1.51%) Grunt
14 12 (1.39%) Cucumber
15 9 (1.04%) Mercurial
16 6 (0.70%) JBehave
16 6 (0.70%) Firebug
16 6 (0.70%) Bitbucket
16 6 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 100 (11.59%) Finance
2 57 (6.60%) Marketing
3 33 (3.82%) Advertising
4 31 (3.59%) Games
5 26 (3.01%) Retail
6 23 (2.67%) Publishing
7 22 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.27%) Billing
10 9 (1.04%) Banking
11 5 (0.58%) Back Office
12 4 (0.46%) Legal
12 4 (0.46%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) German Language
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
13 1 (0.12%) Automotive
13 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 512 (59.33%) Developer
2 347 (40.21%) PHP Developer
3 116 (13.44%) Administrator
4 104 (12.05%) Senior Developer
5 101 (11.70%) Systems Administrator
6 86 (9.97%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 77 (8.92%) Linux Administrator
8 73 (8.46%) Web Developer
9 65 (7.53%) Senior PHP Developer
10 64 (7.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 57 (6.60%) DevOps Engineer
12 40 (4.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 39 (4.52%) Architect
13 39 (4.52%) Lead Developer
14 37 (4.29%) LAMP Developer
15 33 (3.82%) Front-End Developer
16 30 (3.48%) PHP Programmer
16 30 (3.48%) Programmer
16 30 (3.48%) PHP Symfony Developer
17 28 (3.24%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (46.81%) HTML
2 392 (45.42%) CSS
3 269 (31.17%) jQuery
4 203 (23.52%) Symfony
5 180 (20.86%) HTML5
6 177 (20.51%) Web Services
7 132 (15.30%) Ajax
8 113 (13.09%) CSS3
9 99 (11.47%) XML
10 79 (9.15%) JSON
11 74 (8.57%) RESTful
12 66 (7.65%) REST
13 62 (7.18%) XHTML
14 56 (6.49%) SOAP
15 48 (5.56%) Laravel
16 47 (5.45%) .NET
17 46 (5.33%) Zend Framework
18 44 (5.10%) AngularJS
19 42 (4.87%) Memcached
20 34 (3.94%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 143 (16.57%) Open Source
2 56 (6.49%) User Experience
3 51 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 43 (4.98%) Mobile App
5 36 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (3.24%) W3C
7 21 (2.43%) Public Cloud
8 18 (2.09%) Replication
8 18 (2.09%) Social Network
9 17 (1.97%) CMDB
10 16 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
10 16 (1.85%) Private Cloud
10 16 (1.85%) Digital Media
11 15 (1.74%) E-Learning
11 15 (1.74%) VLE
12 14 (1.62%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.27%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.27%) Wiki
13 11 (1.27%) Learning Management System
14 9 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 386 (44.73%) Linux
2 96 (11.12%) CentOS
3 94 (10.89%) Windows
4 81 (9.39%) UNIX
5 75 (8.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (6.49%) Ubuntu
7 50 (5.79%) Android
8 44 (5.10%) Apple iOS
9 38 (4.40%) Debian
10 17 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.81%) Fedora
11 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.58%) Solaris
13 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.23%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.12%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (28.51%) MVC
3 184 (21.32%) OO
4 136 (15.76%) OOP
5 128 (14.83%) E-Commerce
6 122 (14.14%) DevOps
7 115 (13.33%) OO PHP
8 105 (12.17%) Web Development
9 102 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
9 102 (11.82%) TDD
10 96 (11.12%) Configuration Management
11 62 (7.18%) Scrum
12 60 (6.95%) Mentoring
13 51 (5.91%) Project Management
14 49 (5.68%) Workflow
14 49 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
15 45 (5.21%) Android Development
16 42 (4.87%) Software Engineering
17 40 (4.63%) Unit Testing
17 40 (4.63%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 657 (76.13%) PHP
2 388 (44.96%) JavaScript
3 230 (26.65%) Java
4 163 (18.89%) Python
5 146 (16.92%) SQL
6 127 (14.72%) Bash Shell
7 125 (14.48%) Perl
8 108 (12.51%) Ruby
9 100 (11.59%) PHP5
10 33 (3.82%) C++
11 26 (3.01%) Shell Script
12 22 (2.55%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.39%) C#
14 11 (1.27%) Objective-C
15 8 (0.93%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.70%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.46%) C
17 4 (0.46%) Scala
18 3 (0.35%) VBA
18 3 (0.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 53 (6.14%) Degree
2 4 (0.46%) CCNA
2 4 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.23%) RHCE
4 1 (0.12%) PMP
4 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.12%) CIMA
4 1 (0.12%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (0.12%) LPIC
4 1 (0.12%) MCITP
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.12%) MCSE
4 1 (0.12%) PhD
4 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.60%) QA
2 13 (1.51%) SLA
3 8 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (4.75%) Varnish
3 30 (3.48%) Active Directory
4 22 (2.55%) Docker
5 15 (1.74%) iptables
6 14 (1.62%) NFS
7 13 (1.51%) Hyper-V
8 12 (1.39%) KVM
9 10 (1.16%) Xen
10 9 (1.04%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.93%) Samba
11 8 (0.93%) Snort
11 8 (0.93%) Postfix
11 8 (0.93%) vSphere
12 7 (0.81%) XenServer
12 7 (0.81%) LXC
13 3 (0.35%) pfSense
13 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.35%) Squid
13 3 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 157 (18.19%) Puppet
2 122 (14.14%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (7.65%) Nagios
4 40 (4.63%) Cacti
5 37 (4.29%) ZABBIX
6 29 (3.36%) Salt
7 25 (2.90%) Vagrant
8 22 (2.55%) Ansible
9 12 (1.39%) Tivoli
9 12 (1.39%) Sysprep
10 5 (0.58%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (0.58%) Cobbler
10 5 (0.58%) Munin
11 4 (0.46%) OpenView
11 4 (0.46%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.35%) collectd
13 2 (0.23%) Ganglia
14 1 (0.12%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 194 (22.48%) Zend
2 73 (8.46%) Red Hat
3 72 (8.34%) VMware
4 48 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 45 (5.21%) Atlassian
6 39 (4.52%) Google
7 34 (3.94%) Rackspace
8 31 (3.59%) Facebook
9 26 (3.01%) Cisco
10 22 (2.55%) NetApp
11 19 (2.20%) Oracle
12 12 (1.39%) Twitter
12 12 (1.39%) Sencha
13 11 (1.27%) HP
13 11 (1.27%) TOWER Software
14 9 (1.04%) Juniper
15 8 (0.93%) Adobe
15 8 (0.93%) F5
16 7 (0.81%) Akamai
16 7 (0.81%) Citrix
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum +career progress and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum +great bens,development, career
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago