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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 199 204 199
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 664 640 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.48% 1.41% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 3.50% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 595 547 658
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
16588 18282 19495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.01% 40.26% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14223 15812 17150
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +9 108 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Kingston Upon Thames - 18 £37,500 -
Harrow - 6 £50,000 -
Twickenham +3 4 £45,000 -21.73%
Sidcup - 4 £23,500 -
Croydon +1 3 £60,000 +65.51%
Hounslow - 3 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £35,000 -
Bexley - 3 £31,500 -
Clapham - 2 £35,000 - 1
Westminster -5 1 £40,000 -
Southwark -7 1 £55,000 +69.23%
Edgware - 1 £37,500 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 973 (71.54%) PHP
2 837 (61.54%) MySQL
3 682 (50.15%) Linux
4 499 (36.69%) HTML
5 481 (35.37%) CSS
6 476 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 423 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
8 356 (26.18%) jQuery
9 340 (25.00%) Apache
10 329 (24.19%) Git (software)
11 310 (22.79%) MVC
12 290 (21.32%) Java
13 283 (20.81%) Python
14 264 (19.41%) Puppet
15 260 (19.12%) Web Services
16 256 (18.82%) OO
17 250 (18.38%) Zend
18 247 (18.16%) DevOps
19 241 (17.72%) Open Source
20 237 (17.43%) Symfony
21 235 (17.28%) Ruby
22 223 (16.40%) E-Commerce
23 221 (16.25%) Subversion
24 217 (15.96%) HTML5
25 216 (15.88%) Drupal
26 212 (15.59%) Bash Shell
27 210 (15.44%) Opscode Chef
28 202 (14.85%) Perl
29 181 (13.31%) PHP5
30 175 (12.87%) OOP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 340 (25.00%) Apache
2 216 (15.88%) Drupal
3 132 (9.71%) CMS
4 111 (8.16%) Tomcat
5 94 (6.91%) WordPress
6 86 (6.32%) nginx
7 54 (3.97%) Node.js
8 46 (3.38%) Apache Solr
9 31 (2.28%) Confluence
10 28 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
10 28 (2.06%) JBoss
11 27 (1.99%) IIS
12 24 (1.76%) WebLogic
13 19 (1.40%) WebSphere
14 15 (1.10%) CloudStack
14 15 (1.10%) OpenStack
15 13 (0.96%) Jetty
15 13 (0.96%) Joomla!
16 12 (0.88%) Facebook Platform
17 11 (0.81%) Liferay
Applications
1 30 (2.21%) Photoshop
2 23 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 22 (1.62%) MS Excel
4 5 (0.37%) MS Office
5 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 67 (4.93%) Magento
2 6 (0.44%) Optimost
3 4 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.15%) Tridion
4 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.074%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 150 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (5.00%) SaaS
3 35 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (2.21%) Rackspace Cloud
5 29 (2.13%) PaaS
5 29 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (1.47%) Amazon S3
8 19 (1.40%) Google Apps
9 17 (1.25%) GitHub
10 12 (0.88%) IaaS
11 7 (0.51%) Joyent
11 7 (0.51%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.22%) Basecamp
12 3 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 92 (6.76%) TCP/IP
2 61 (4.49%) DNS
3 48 (3.53%) LDAP
4 45 (3.31%) SSL
5 38 (2.79%) HTTP
6 37 (2.72%) Firewall
7 34 (2.50%) Internet
8 28 (2.06%) SSH
8 28 (2.06%) SAN
9 23 (1.69%) SMTP
10 19 (1.40%) WAN
11 18 (1.32%) VPN
11 18 (1.32%) LAN
12 15 (1.10%) Broadband
13 14 (1.03%) BGP
14 13 (0.96%) Intranet
14 13 (0.96%) SNMP
15 12 (0.88%) VoIP
16 8 (0.59%) tcpdump
16 8 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 837 (61.54%) MySQL
2 112 (8.24%) MongoDB
3 77 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 72 (5.29%) Big Data
5 67 (4.93%) NoSQL
6 64 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 62 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
8 51 (3.75%) Hadoop
9 38 (2.79%) Redis
10 31 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (2.06%) RDBMS
12 21 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
13 20 (1.47%) CouchDB
14 17 (1.25%) Riak
15 12 (0.88%) Data Mining
16 10 (0.74%) MS Access
17 9 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.66%) RavenDB
18 8 (0.59%) Oracle Database
18 8 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 329 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 221 (16.25%) Subversion
3 91 (6.69%) Jenkins
4 78 (5.74%) PHPUnit
5 70 (5.15%) JIRA
6 38 (2.79%) Behat
7 35 (2.57%) Hudson
8 24 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 23 (1.69%) Mercurial
10 21 (1.54%) PhpStorm
11 19 (1.40%) NetBeans
12 18 (1.32%) Eclipse
13 16 (1.18%) Selenium
14 14 (1.03%) Grunt
15 10 (0.74%) Cucumber
16 9 (0.66%) JUnit
17 5 (0.37%) TeamCity
17 5 (0.37%) NUnit
17 5 (0.37%) Ant
17 5 (0.37%) CasperJS
General
1 120 (8.82%) Finance
2 91 (6.69%) Marketing
3 79 (5.81%) Advertising
4 35 (2.57%) Publishing
5 32 (2.35%) Banking
6 19 (1.40%) Retail
7 17 (1.25%) Back Office
8 15 (1.10%) Legal
8 15 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.03%) Games
10 13 (0.96%) Law
11 9 (0.66%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.37%) Front Office
13 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.15%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.15%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.15%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.074%) Billing
Job Titles
1 712 (52.35%) Developer
2 474 (34.85%) PHP Developer
3 192 (14.12%) Administrator
4 171 (12.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 156 (11.47%) Systems Administrator
6 143 (10.51%) Senior Developer
6 143 (10.51%) Linux Administrator
7 127 (9.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 107 (7.87%) Web Developer
9 93 (6.84%) DevOps Engineer
10 83 (6.10%) Senior PHP Developer
10 83 (6.10%) LAMP Developer
11 79 (5.81%) Drupal Developer
12 63 (4.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 58 (4.26%) Architect
14 51 (3.75%) Linux Engineer
15 44 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
16 40 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 39 (2.87%) Junior
18 35 (2.57%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (36.69%) HTML
2 481 (35.37%) CSS
3 356 (26.18%) jQuery
4 260 (19.12%) Web Services
5 237 (17.43%) Symfony
6 217 (15.96%) HTML5
7 156 (11.47%) Ajax
8 137 (10.07%) CSS3
9 110 (8.09%) XML
10 81 (5.96%) .NET
11 76 (5.59%) CodeIgniter
12 73 (5.37%) JSON
13 70 (5.15%) SOAP
14 64 (4.71%) RESTful
14 64 (4.71%) Sass
15 58 (4.26%) Zend Framework
15 58 (4.26%) Laravel
16 52 (3.82%) REST
17 50 (3.68%) CakePHP
17 50 (3.68%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 241 (17.72%) Open Source
2 81 (5.96%) Computer Science
3 56 (4.12%) Social Media
4 49 (3.60%) User Experience
5 45 (3.31%) Digital Media
6 40 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (2.87%) Mobile App
8 36 (2.65%) Clustering
9 26 (1.91%) E-Learning
10 25 (1.84%) Management Information System
11 22 (1.62%) Replication
12 19 (1.40%) W3C
13 18 (1.32%) Taxonomies
14 13 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
15 10 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.66%) VLE
16 9 (0.66%) Learning Management System
17 8 (0.59%) Client/Server
17 8 (0.59%) Video Editing
18 7 (0.51%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 682 (50.15%) Linux
2 167 (12.28%) Windows
3 162 (11.91%) UNIX
4 136 (10.00%) CentOS
5 96 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 86 (6.32%) Debian
7 84 (6.18%) Ubuntu
8 73 (5.37%) Android
9 68 (5.00%) Apple iOS
10 27 (1.99%) Solaris
11 19 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (1.40%) Windows 7
12 16 (1.18%) Fedora
13 15 (1.10%) SUSE
14 11 (0.81%) AIX
14 11 (0.81%) HPUX
14 11 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.74%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.74%) OpenBSD
16 9 (0.66%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (22.79%) MVC
3 256 (18.82%) OO
4 247 (18.16%) DevOps
5 223 (16.40%) E-Commerce
6 175 (12.87%) OOP
7 149 (10.96%) TDD
8 140 (10.29%) Scrum
9 139 (10.22%) OO PHP
10 131 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
11 129 (9.49%) Web Development
12 128 (9.41%) Configuration Management
13 100 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
14 92 (6.76%) Unit Testing
15 83 (6.10%) BDD
16 82 (6.03%) Mentoring
17 81 (5.96%) Software Engineering
18 69 (5.07%) Project Management
19 67 (4.93%) ITIL
20 55 (4.04%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 973 (71.54%) PHP
2 476 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 290 (21.32%) Java
4 283 (20.81%) Python
5 235 (17.28%) Ruby
6 212 (15.59%) Bash Shell
7 202 (14.85%) Perl
8 181 (13.31%) PHP5
9 153 (11.25%) SQL
10 65 (4.78%) Shell Script
11 44 (3.24%) C++
12 33 (2.43%) C
13 18 (1.32%) C#
14 16 (1.18%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.03%) PowerShell
16 12 (0.88%) VB
17 8 (0.59%) sed
18 5 (0.37%) T-SQL
19 3 (0.22%) CoffeeScript
20 2 (0.15%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 124 (9.12%) Degree
2 25 (1.84%) RHCE
3 15 (1.10%) LPIC
3 15 (1.10%) Linux+ Certification
4 12 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.59%) CCNA
5 8 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (0.44%) ISEB
8 4 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.29%) CIMA
8 4 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.29%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.15%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.15%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.074%) MBA
10 1 (0.074%) PMP
10 1 (0.074%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.074%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (5.81%) QA
2 16 (1.18%) SLA
3 13 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.37%) WCAG
6 3 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 98 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (5.15%) Xen
3 63 (4.63%) KVM
4 44 (3.24%) Varnish
5 41 (3.01%) Snort
6 27 (1.99%) Postfix
7 20 (1.47%) Docker
8 16 (1.18%) Sendmail
9 15 (1.10%) NFS
10 12 (0.88%) LXC
11 9 (0.66%) Active Directory
11 9 (0.66%) XenServer
12 8 (0.59%) Shibboleth
12 8 (0.59%) Samba
13 4 (0.29%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.15%) vCloud
14 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
15 1 (0.074%) HDFS
15 1 (0.074%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.074%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 264 (19.41%) Puppet
2 210 (15.44%) Opscode Chef
3 116 (8.53%) Nagios
4 77 (5.66%) Cacti
5 52 (3.82%) Vagrant
6 31 (2.28%) ZABBIX
6 31 (2.28%) Salt
7 10 (0.74%) Zenoss
8 7 (0.51%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.51%) Capistrano
8 7 (0.51%) Ganglia
9 6 (0.44%) Ansible
10 5 (0.37%) Cobbler
11 4 (0.29%) Opsview
12 2 (0.15%) Plesk
12 2 (0.15%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.074%) Icinga
13 1 (0.074%) StatsD
13 1 (0.074%) Munin
Vendors
1 250 (18.38%) Zend
2 165 (12.13%) Red Hat
3 148 (10.88%) VMware
4 70 (5.15%) Microsoft
5 69 (5.07%) Facebook
6 56 (4.12%) Rackspace
7 49 (3.60%) Google
8 46 (3.38%) Oracle
9 32 (2.35%) Twitter
10 25 (1.84%) Cisco
11 19 (1.40%) EMC
12 18 (1.32%) Atlassian
13 14 (1.03%) Akamai
14 13 (0.96%) Adobe
14 13 (0.96%) HP
15 10 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.74%) Sitecore
16 7 (0.51%) Veritas
16 7 (0.51%) Sony
16 7 (0.51%) SoftLayer
City, London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus scheme
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 55,000 - 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
World First
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
World First
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Please see job ad
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
University of Greenwich
Salary: From £37,394 to £45,954 per annum + £4,452 London weighting per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits in advert
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + equity + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: £50k - £60k + bonus (10-15%) + benefits (Pension, healthcare, life ass
Posted: 2 days ago