The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 200 193 159
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -34
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 709 669 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.51% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 3.84% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 634 562 853
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18611 17407 20954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.68% 39.22% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16002 14915 18636
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,050 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
England

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 July 2014.

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 July 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
City of London -18 104 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Kingston Upon Thames -5 12 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Wembley - 5 £42,500 -
Croydon -5 4 £48,750 +14.70%
Bexley - 3 £25,000 -
Sidcup - 3 £24,250 -
Uxbridge - 3 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £72,500 -
Chiswick -5 2 £28,000 -
Hammersmith -10 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Westminster - 2 £51,250 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Chislehurst - 1 £31,500 -
Paddington - 1 £62,500 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1012 (70.92%) PHP
2 855 (59.92%) MySQL
3 661 (46.32%) Linux
4 564 (39.52%) HTML
5 550 (38.54%) CSS
6 534 (37.42%) JavaScript
7 359 (25.16%) jQuery
8 350 (24.53%) Apache
9 345 (24.18%) MVC
10 303 (21.23%) OO
11 271 (18.99%) Zend
12 269 (18.85%) Git (software)
13 267 (18.71%) E-Commerce
14 261 (18.29%) Java
15 260 (18.22%) Drupal
16 257 (18.01%) Subversion
17 229 (16.05%) HTML5
18 220 (15.42%) Web Services
19 214 (15.00%) Windows
20 209 (14.65%) DevOps
21 208 (14.58%) Open Source
22 207 (14.51%) Puppet
23 204 (14.30%) UNIX
24 203 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
25 196 (13.74%) Python
26 195 (13.67%) Symfony
27 190 (13.31%) Perl
28 188 (13.17%) Ajax
29 187 (13.10%) PHP5
30 179 (12.54%) TDD

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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
1 350 (24.53%) Apache
2 260 (18.22%) Drupal
3 178 (12.47%) CMS
4 91 (6.38%) WordPress
5 84 (5.89%) Tomcat
6 67 (4.70%) Node.js
7 54 (3.78%) nginx
8 42 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
9 36 (2.52%) IIS
10 28 (1.96%) WebLogic
10 28 (1.96%) Apache Solr
11 26 (1.82%) Confluence
12 22 (1.54%) MS Exchange
13 19 (1.33%) Liferay
14 18 (1.26%) Alfresco
15 16 (1.12%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.84%) CloudStack
17 10 (0.70%) Facebook Platform
18 9 (0.63%) OpenStack
18 9 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (2.10%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.49%) MS Project
6 4 (0.28%) MS Office
7 1 (0.070%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 84 (5.89%) Magento
2 8 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.42%) Optimost
5 5 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.070%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.070%) RMDS
6 1 (0.070%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 99 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (6.10%) SaaS
3 43 (3.01%) PaaS
4 30 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (1.26%) GitHub
7 17 (1.19%) Rackspace Cloud
8 15 (1.05%) Google Apps
9 14 (0.98%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.91%) Joyent
10 13 (0.91%) IaaS
10 13 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.42%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.14%) ElastiCache
14 1 (0.070%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.070%) Basecamp
14 1 (0.070%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 75 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 72 (5.05%) Internet
3 69 (4.84%) DNS
4 49 (3.43%) HTTP
5 44 (3.08%) Firewall
6 42 (2.94%) SAN
7 34 (2.38%) SMTP
8 33 (2.31%) LDAP
9 30 (2.10%) SSL
10 28 (1.96%) VoIP
11 26 (1.82%) VPN
12 20 (1.40%) WAN
13 19 (1.33%) LAN
14 18 (1.26%) SSH
15 13 (0.91%) VLAN
16 12 (0.84%) SNMP
17 10 (0.70%) BGP
17 10 (0.70%) FTP
18 7 (0.49%) NAS
18 7 (0.49%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 855 (59.92%) MySQL
2 129 (9.04%) MongoDB
3 94 (6.59%) SQL Server
4 66 (4.63%) Hadoop
4 66 (4.63%) Relational Database
5 64 (4.48%) Big Data
6 57 (3.99%) NoSQL
7 50 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (3.36%) Redis
9 36 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (1.05%) Oracle Database
13 14 (0.98%) CouchDB
13 14 (0.98%) Riak
14 9 (0.63%) MariaDB
14 9 (0.63%) Data Mining
15 8 (0.56%) RavenDB
16 7 (0.49%) MS Access
16 7 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 269 (18.85%) Git (software)
2 257 (18.01%) Subversion
3 94 (6.59%) JIRA
4 90 (6.31%) Jenkins
5 72 (5.05%) PHPUnit
6 28 (1.96%) Selenium
7 25 (1.75%) Mercurial
8 19 (1.33%) Hudson
9 10 (0.70%) JUnit
10 9 (0.63%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (0.56%) Grunt
12 7 (0.49%) Behat
12 7 (0.49%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.42%) NUnit
13 6 (0.42%) Flash Builder
13 6 (0.42%) MonkeyTalk
13 6 (0.42%) Robotium
13 6 (0.42%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.35%) PhantomJS
General
1 108 (7.57%) Finance
2 99 (6.94%) Marketing
3 73 (5.12%) Advertising
4 58 (4.06%) Retail
5 45 (3.15%) Banking
6 44 (3.08%) Games
7 35 (2.45%) Back Office
8 31 (2.17%) Publishing
9 14 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 14 (0.98%) Law
9 14 (0.98%) Legal
10 8 (0.56%) Front Office
11 7 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.42%) Music Industry
13 5 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.21%) Arabic Language
14 3 (0.21%) Russian Language
15 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.070%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 742 (52.00%) Developer
2 482 (33.78%) PHP Developer
3 176 (12.33%) Senior Developer
4 166 (11.63%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 163 (11.42%) Administrator
6 153 (10.72%) Systems Administrator
7 136 (9.53%) Web Developer
8 106 (7.43%) Architect
9 103 (7.22%) Senior PHP Developer
10 102 (7.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 94 (6.59%) Linux Administrator
12 84 (5.89%) Drupal Developer
13 75 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
13 75 (5.26%) LAMP Developer
14 67 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
15 57 (3.99%) PHP Web Developer
16 55 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 53 (3.71%) Analyst
18 47 (3.29%) Junior
19 46 (3.22%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 564 (39.52%) HTML
2 550 (38.54%) CSS
3 359 (25.16%) jQuery
4 229 (16.05%) HTML5
5 220 (15.42%) Web Services
6 195 (13.67%) Symfony
7 188 (13.17%) Ajax
8 145 (10.16%) XML
9 143 (10.02%) CSS3
10 126 (8.83%) .NET
11 88 (6.17%) JSON
11 88 (6.17%) CodeIgniter
12 83 (5.82%) XHTML
13 73 (5.12%) Laravel
14 71 (4.98%) SOAP
15 54 (3.78%) CakePHP
15 54 (3.78%) Zend Framework
16 49 (3.43%) Sass
17 41 (2.87%) REST
17 41 (2.87%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 208 (14.58%) Open Source
2 87 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 67 (4.70%) Mobile App
4 66 (4.63%) Social Media
5 45 (3.15%) Clustering
6 44 (3.08%) Digital Media
7 39 (2.73%) Replication
8 38 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 30 (2.10%) Taxonomies
10 22 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 17 (1.19%) E-Learning
12 11 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
13 9 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.63%) iPad
14 7 (0.49%) Streaming Music
15 6 (0.42%) Social Network
16 5 (0.35%) Arduino
16 5 (0.35%) Mainframe
17 4 (0.28%) Photography
17 4 (0.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 661 (46.32%) Linux
2 214 (15.00%) Windows
3 204 (14.30%) UNIX
4 99 (6.94%) CentOS
5 84 (5.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 80 (5.61%) Android
7 79 (5.54%) Apple iOS
8 77 (5.40%) Ubuntu
9 60 (4.20%) Debian
10 31 (2.17%) Solaris
11 30 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (1.68%) Fedora
13 17 (1.19%) Mac OS X
14 15 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (1.05%) Windows 7
15 14 (0.98%) OpenBSD
16 13 (0.91%) AIX
16 13 (0.91%) HPUX
16 13 (0.91%) FreeBSD
17 12 (0.84%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (24.18%) MVC
2 303 (21.23%) OO
3 267 (18.71%) E-Commerce
4 209 (14.65%) DevOps
5 203 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
6 179 (12.54%) TDD
7 155 (10.86%) OOP
8 149 (10.44%) OO PHP
8 149 (10.44%) Web Development
9 135 (9.46%) Scrum
10 109 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
11 94 (6.59%) BDD
12 89 (6.24%) Configuration Management
13 77 (5.40%) Content Management
14 76 (5.33%) Unit Testing
15 74 (5.19%) Waterfall
15 74 (5.19%) ITIL
15 74 (5.19%) Project Management
16 71 (4.98%) Software Engineering
17 70 (4.91%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1012 (70.92%) PHP
2 534 (37.42%) JavaScript
3 261 (18.29%) Java
4 196 (13.74%) Python
5 190 (13.31%) Perl
6 187 (13.10%) PHP5
7 164 (11.49%) Ruby
8 163 (11.42%) SQL
9 147 (10.30%) Bash Shell
10 46 (3.22%) C++
11 44 (3.08%) Shell Script
12 40 (2.80%) C
13 28 (1.96%) C#
14 19 (1.33%) Objective-C
15 14 (0.98%) VB
16 10 (0.70%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.56%) ActionScript
17 8 (0.56%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.42%) ActionScript 3.0
18 6 (0.42%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 135 (9.46%) Degree
2 24 (1.68%) RHCE
3 12 (0.84%) LPIC
3 12 (0.84%) Linux+ Certification
4 10 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (0.70%) ISEB
5 8 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.49%) VTSP
6 7 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (0.49%) PMP
6 7 (0.49%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.42%) MCSE
8 4 (0.28%) HNC
8 4 (0.28%) HND
8 4 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.21%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.21%) PhD
9 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (4.91%) QA
2 22 (1.54%) SLA
3 15 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.42%) WCAG
5 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.070%) COBIT
5 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (3.29%) Varnish
3 39 (2.73%) KVM
4 38 (2.66%) Xen
5 35 (2.45%) Active Directory
6 20 (1.40%) Postfix
7 19 (1.33%) Sendmail
8 15 (1.05%) NFS
8 15 (1.05%) Snort
9 9 (0.63%) XenServer
10 6 (0.42%) XenApp
11 4 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
12 3 (0.21%) Samba
13 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.070%) Docker
14 1 (0.070%) vSphere
14 1 (0.070%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 207 (14.51%) Puppet
2 153 (10.72%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (5.75%) Nagios
4 60 (4.20%) Cacti
5 30 (2.10%) ZABBIX
6 26 (1.82%) Vagrant
7 23 (1.61%) Salt
8 14 (0.98%) Capistrano
9 12 (0.84%) Zenoss
9 12 (0.84%) Plesk
10 7 (0.49%) Opsview
11 6 (0.42%) Ansible
12 5 (0.35%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.28%) Ganglia
13 4 (0.28%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.21%) CFEngine
15 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
15 2 (0.14%) Munin
16 1 (0.070%) StatsD
16 1 (0.070%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 271 (18.99%) Zend
2 160 (11.21%) Red Hat
3 119 (8.34%) VMware
4 93 (6.52%) Oracle
5 70 (4.91%) Microsoft
6 65 (4.56%) Facebook
7 57 (3.99%) Rackspace
8 50 (3.50%) Google
9 31 (2.17%) EMC
10 23 (1.61%) Cisco
11 21 (1.47%) HP
12 19 (1.33%) Citrix
12 19 (1.33%) Adobe
13 18 (1.26%) JBoss
13 18 (1.26%) Twitter
14 12 (0.84%) Sitecore
15 10 (0.70%) SAP
15 10 (0.70%) SolarWinds
15 10 (0.70%) Spiceworks
16 9 (0.63%) Percona
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum +shares+bonus+bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum +shares+bonus+bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus, shares & excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonuses & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago