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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 315 211 215
Rank change year-on-year
-104 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 394 718 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.88% 1.45% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 3.61% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 328 625 588
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
16385 19903 18711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.80% 40.31% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13930 16762 16288
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -21 84 £47,000 +10.58% 22
Kingston Upon Thames +6 14 £51,250 +20.58%
Harrow +12 5 £55,000 +91.50%
Surbiton +5 5 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Sidcup 0 2 £23,750 +15.85%
Wimbledon -6 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Docklands, London - 2 £47,500 -
Ealing - 1 £40,000 -
Westminster - 1 £65,000 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 608 (74.78%) PHP
2 480 (59.04%) MySQL
3 378 (46.49%) HTML
4 368 (45.26%) JavaScript
5 365 (44.90%) CSS
5 365 (44.90%) Linux
6 302 (37.15%) Agile Software Development
7 238 (29.27%) jQuery
8 229 (28.17%) MVC
9 217 (26.69%) Apache
10 214 (26.32%) Git (software)
11 205 (25.22%) Java
12 192 (23.62%) Symfony
13 186 (22.88%) Zend
14 170 (20.91%) OO
15 163 (20.05%) HTML5
16 162 (19.93%) Web Services
17 142 (17.47%) Puppet
18 137 (16.85%) Python
18 137 (16.85%) SQL
19 134 (16.48%) Open Source
20 124 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
21 123 (15.13%) OOP
22 121 (14.88%) E-Commerce
22 121 (14.88%) Subversion
23 120 (14.76%) Ajax
23 120 (14.76%) Drupal
24 119 (14.64%) DevOps
25 115 (14.15%) Bash Shell
26 114 (14.02%) Perl

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 217 (26.69%) Apache
2 120 (14.76%) Drupal
3 70 (8.61%) CMS
4 64 (7.87%) WordPress
5 53 (6.52%) nginx
6 51 (6.27%) Confluence
7 40 (4.92%) Tomcat
8 34 (4.18%) OpenStack
9 30 (3.69%) IIS
10 26 (3.20%) Node.js
11 19 (2.34%) MS Exchange
12 18 (2.21%) Moodle
13 16 (1.97%) Apache Solr
14 14 (1.72%) SharePoint
15 8 (0.98%) JBoss
16 5 (0.62%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.62%) MediaWiki
17 4 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
17 4 (0.49%) SugarCRM
18 3 (0.37%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 23 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.25%) Houdini
4 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) MS Project
4 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.25%) Maya
5 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.12%) MS Office
5 1 (0.12%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 31 (3.81%) Magento
2 5 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 124 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (4.18%) SaaS
4 22 (2.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (2.34%) Amazon S3
7 19 (2.34%) IaaS
8 17 (2.09%) Google Apps
8 17 (2.09%) PaaS
9 16 (1.97%) Route 53
9 16 (1.97%) GitHub
10 13 (1.60%) Terremark
11 9 (1.11%) CloudFront
12 8 (0.98%) Joyent
13 6 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.74%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.49%) Rackspace Cloud
16 3 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (7.87%) DNS
2 51 (6.27%) Firewall
3 49 (6.03%) HTTP
4 41 (5.04%) Internet
5 28 (3.44%) TCP/IP
6 26 (3.20%) SMTP
7 22 (2.71%) SSH
8 19 (2.34%) DHCP
8 19 (2.34%) Broadband
9 16 (1.97%) LAN
10 15 (1.85%) WAN
11 14 (1.72%) SAN
11 14 (1.72%) NAS
12 13 (1.60%) LDAP
12 13 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (1.48%) IMAP
13 12 (1.48%) iSCSI
13 12 (1.48%) SSL
14 11 (1.35%) VPN
15 10 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 480 (59.04%) MySQL
2 82 (10.09%) Relational Database
3 59 (7.26%) SQL Server
4 44 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (5.17%) RDBMS
6 35 (4.31%) Redis
7 31 (3.81%) NoSQL
8 26 (3.20%) MongoDB
9 13 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (1.35%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.35%) Big Data
10 11 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.23%) Data Mining
12 9 (1.11%) QlikView
13 7 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (0.74%) SQLite
14 6 (0.74%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.74%) Informix
15 5 (0.62%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 214 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 121 (14.88%) Subversion
3 78 (9.59%) PHPUnit
4 63 (7.75%) JIRA
5 51 (6.27%) Behat
6 49 (6.03%) Jenkins
7 37 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (3.08%) Eclipse
9 23 (2.83%) PhpStorm
10 20 (2.46%) NetBeans
11 17 (2.09%) Hudson
12 16 (1.97%) Maven
13 13 (1.60%) Selenium
13 13 (1.60%) Grunt
14 12 (1.48%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.98%) Bitbucket
15 8 (0.98%) Mercurial
16 6 (0.74%) JBehave
16 6 (0.74%) Firebug
16 6 (0.74%) Xcode
General
1 88 (10.82%) Finance
2 58 (7.13%) Marketing
3 32 (3.94%) Games
4 28 (3.44%) Retail
5 25 (3.08%) Advertising
6 24 (2.95%) Publishing
6 24 (2.95%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.35%) Billing
8 8 (0.98%) Banking
9 4 (0.49%) French Language
9 4 (0.49%) Legal
9 4 (0.49%) Back Office
10 1 (0.12%) Electronics
10 1 (0.12%) German Language
10 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 480 (59.04%) Developer
2 311 (38.25%) PHP Developer
3 105 (12.92%) Senior Developer
4 100 (12.30%) Administrator
5 90 (11.07%) Systems Administrator
6 73 (8.98%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 67 (8.24%) Web Developer
8 61 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
9 59 (7.26%) DevOps Engineer
10 58 (7.13%) Senior PHP Developer
11 53 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 46 (5.66%) Architect
13 39 (4.80%) Lead Developer
14 34 (4.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 33 (4.06%) Front-End Developer
16 32 (3.94%) Drupal Developer
17 31 (3.81%) LAMP Developer
17 31 (3.81%) PHP Symfony Developer
18 27 (3.32%) PHP Programmer
18 27 (3.32%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (46.49%) HTML
2 365 (44.90%) CSS
3 238 (29.27%) jQuery
4 192 (23.62%) Symfony
5 163 (20.05%) HTML5
6 162 (19.93%) Web Services
7 120 (14.76%) Ajax
8 104 (12.79%) CSS3
9 93 (11.44%) XML
10 74 (9.10%) JSON
11 68 (8.36%) XHTML
12 65 (8.00%) REST
13 63 (7.75%) RESTful
14 50 (6.15%) SOAP
15 48 (5.90%) Laravel
16 47 (5.78%) .NET
17 40 (4.92%) Memcached
17 40 (4.92%) Zend Framework
18 37 (4.55%) AngularJS
19 35 (4.31%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 134 (16.48%) Open Source
2 54 (6.64%) Mobile App
3 53 (6.52%) User Experience
4 50 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 37 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.08%) W3C
7 23 (2.83%) Public Cloud
8 21 (2.58%) Social Network
9 18 (2.21%) Replication
10 17 (2.09%) CMDB
10 17 (2.09%) Enterprise Cloud
11 16 (1.97%) Private Cloud
12 15 (1.85%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.85%) E-Learning
12 15 (1.85%) VLE
13 12 (1.48%) Digital Media
14 11 (1.35%) Wiki
14 11 (1.35%) Learning Management System
15 10 (1.23%) Visualisation
15 10 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 365 (44.90%) Linux
2 87 (10.70%) Windows
3 79 (9.72%) UNIX
4 78 (9.59%) CentOS
5 64 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 54 (6.64%) Ubuntu
7 45 (5.54%) Android
8 37 (4.55%) Apple iOS
9 30 (3.69%) Debian
10 17 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.86%) Fedora
12 6 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.49%) Solaris
14 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.37%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (37.15%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (28.17%) MVC
3 170 (20.91%) OO
4 123 (15.13%) OOP
5 121 (14.88%) E-Commerce
6 119 (14.64%) DevOps
7 110 (13.53%) Web Development
8 109 (13.41%) OO PHP
9 100 (12.30%) TDD
10 95 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
11 90 (11.07%) Configuration Management
12 60 (7.38%) Scrum
13 50 (6.15%) Project Management
13 50 (6.15%) Mentoring
14 43 (5.29%) Workflow
14 43 (5.29%) Software Engineering
15 42 (5.17%) Unit Testing
16 41 (5.04%) Android Development
17 40 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
18 38 (4.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 608 (74.78%) PHP
2 368 (45.26%) JavaScript
3 205 (25.22%) Java
4 137 (16.85%) SQL
4 137 (16.85%) Python
5 115 (14.15%) Bash Shell
6 114 (14.02%) Perl
7 91 (11.19%) PHP5
8 88 (10.82%) Ruby
9 34 (4.18%) C++
10 24 (2.95%) Shell Script
11 20 (2.46%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.60%) C#
13 9 (1.11%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.62%) C
15 5 (0.62%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.62%) VBA
16 4 (0.49%) Scala
17 3 (0.37%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 51 (6.27%) Degree
2 7 (0.86%) CCNA
2 7 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.12%) RHCE
4 1 (0.12%) MCITP
4 1 (0.12%) MCSE
4 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.13%) QA
2 14 (1.72%) SLA
3 7 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.74%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (5.54%) Varnish
3 28 (3.44%) Active Directory
4 15 (1.85%) Docker
5 13 (1.60%) NFS
5 13 (1.60%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.11%) Terminal Services
6 9 (1.11%) iptables
7 8 (0.98%) vSphere
7 8 (0.98%) Samba
8 7 (0.86%) XenServer
8 7 (0.86%) KVM
9 6 (0.74%) Xen
9 6 (0.74%) Postfix
10 4 (0.49%) Snort
11 3 (0.37%) Squid
11 3 (0.37%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.37%) LXC
11 3 (0.37%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 142 (17.47%) Puppet
2 112 (13.78%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (7.63%) Nagios
4 36 (4.43%) Cacti
5 35 (4.31%) ZABBIX
6 30 (3.69%) Salt
7 28 (3.44%) Ansible
8 17 (2.09%) Vagrant
9 12 (1.48%) Tivoli
9 12 (1.48%) Sysprep
10 5 (0.62%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (0.62%) Cobbler
10 5 (0.62%) Munin
11 4 (0.49%) OpenView
11 4 (0.49%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (0.37%) CA LISA
12 3 (0.37%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.37%) collectd
Vendors
1 186 (22.88%) Zend
2 67 (8.24%) VMware
3 58 (7.13%) Red Hat
4 44 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 40 (4.92%) Atlassian
6 37 (4.55%) Google
7 34 (4.18%) Rackspace
8 28 (3.44%) Facebook
9 26 (3.20%) Cisco
10 22 (2.71%) NetApp
11 20 (2.46%) Oracle
12 15 (1.85%) Apigee
12 15 (1.85%) Mashery
13 13 (1.60%) HP
14 12 (1.48%) TOWER Software
15 11 (1.35%) Sencha
15 11 (1.35%) PayPal
16 9 (1.11%) Juniper
17 8 (0.98%) Adobe
17 8 (0.98%) AppDynamics
London
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cornwallis Elt Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Candidate Source
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Integrated Financial Arrangements plc
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus 30% company discretionary bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus,extensive bens
Posted: 3 days ago