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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 250 206 169
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -37
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 506 664 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.16% 1.49% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 3.64% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 436 576 759
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £62,500
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
15651 18228 19553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.78% 40.89% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13433 15322 17314
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 £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +23 89 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Hammersmith - 3 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf +28 2 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Twickenham +5 2 £46,250 -11.90%
Harrow +5 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Clapham - 2 £35,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £39,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £60,000 -
Bexley - 1 £31,500 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £60,000 -
Westminster - 1 £40,000 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 900 (75.50%) PHP
2 778 (65.27%) MySQL
3 596 (50.00%) Linux
4 470 (39.43%) HTML
5 464 (38.93%) CSS
6 463 (38.84%) JavaScript
7 414 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
8 355 (29.78%) jQuery
9 323 (27.10%) Git (software)
10 321 (26.93%) Apache
11 302 (25.34%) MVC
12 261 (21.90%) Symfony
13 256 (21.48%) Java
14 254 (21.31%) OO
15 251 (21.06%) Python
16 246 (20.64%) Zend
16 246 (20.64%) Puppet
17 239 (20.05%) Web Services
18 215 (18.04%) HTML5
19 202 (16.95%) Open Source
20 200 (16.78%) Ruby
20 200 (16.78%) Bash Shell
21 197 (16.53%) E-Commerce
22 195 (16.36%) DevOps
23 189 (15.86%) Subversion
23 189 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
24 186 (15.60%) OOP
25 178 (14.93%) PHP5
26 174 (14.60%) Drupal
27 169 (14.18%) Perl

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 321 (26.93%) Apache
2 174 (14.60%) Drupal
3 107 (8.98%) CMS
4 104 (8.72%) WordPress
5 93 (7.80%) nginx
5 93 (7.80%) Tomcat
6 44 (3.69%) Apache Solr
6 44 (3.69%) Confluence
7 43 (3.61%) Node.js
8 24 (2.01%) JBoss
9 23 (1.93%) IIS
10 20 (1.68%) OpenStack
11 17 (1.43%) Moodle
12 14 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (1.09%) Joomla!
14 12 (1.01%) WebSphere
14 12 (1.01%) Jetty
14 12 (1.01%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.84%) MS Exchange
15 10 (0.84%) CloudStack
Applications
1 30 (2.52%) Photoshop
2 23 (1.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 19 (1.59%) MS Excel
4 4 (0.34%) MS Office
5 1 (0.084%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 66 (5.54%) Magento
2 9 (0.76%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.17%) Tridion
4 1 (0.084%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.084%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 151 (12.67%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
3 34 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (2.77%) SaaS
5 26 (2.18%) Rackspace Cloud
6 25 (2.10%) Amazon S3
7 20 (1.68%) GitHub
8 15 (1.26%) Google Apps
9 9 (0.76%) CloudFront
9 9 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (0.67%) PaaS
10 8 (0.67%) IaaS
11 7 (0.59%) SoftLayer
11 7 (0.59%) Route 53
12 6 (0.50%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.34%) Joyent
14 3 (0.25%) Basecamp
14 3 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.17%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 71 (5.96%) TCP/IP
2 62 (5.20%) DNS
3 46 (3.86%) Firewall
4 39 (3.27%) LDAP
5 35 (2.94%) SSL
5 35 (2.94%) HTTP
6 32 (2.68%) SSH
7 31 (2.60%) Internet
8 26 (2.18%) SAN
9 21 (1.76%) Broadband
10 18 (1.51%) LAN
10 18 (1.51%) WAN
11 14 (1.17%) SMTP
11 14 (1.17%) Intranet
12 13 (1.09%) VPN
13 9 (0.76%) VoIP
14 8 (0.67%) Ethernet
14 8 (0.67%) FTP
14 8 (0.67%) BGP
14 8 (0.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 778 (65.27%) MySQL
2 81 (6.80%) MongoDB
3 74 (6.21%) Relational Database
4 68 (5.70%) SQL Server
5 59 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
6 58 (4.87%) NoSQL
7 53 (4.45%) Big Data
8 43 (3.61%) Redis
9 39 (3.27%) RDBMS
10 33 (2.77%) Hadoop
11 24 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (1.51%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (1.43%) CouchDB
14 13 (1.09%) Riak
15 12 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (0.92%) Data Mining
17 9 (0.76%) MS Access
18 6 (0.50%) Informix
18 6 (0.50%) RavenDB
19 4 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 323 (27.10%) Git (software)
2 189 (15.86%) Subversion
3 82 (6.88%) PHPUnit
4 71 (5.96%) Jenkins
5 68 (5.70%) JIRA
6 59 (4.95%) Behat
7 42 (3.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 34 (2.85%) PhpStorm
9 31 (2.60%) Hudson
9 31 (2.60%) NetBeans
10 30 (2.52%) Eclipse
11 18 (1.51%) Mercurial
12 12 (1.01%) Selenium
13 11 (0.92%) Grunt
14 9 (0.76%) Bitbucket
15 6 (0.50%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.50%) Maven
16 4 (0.34%) Xcode
16 4 (0.34%) Jasmine
16 4 (0.34%) VisualVM
General
1 107 (8.98%) Finance
2 80 (6.71%) Marketing
3 70 (5.87%) Advertising
4 32 (2.68%) Publishing
5 26 (2.18%) Retail
6 22 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 19 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.17%) Games
9 11 (0.92%) Banking
10 9 (0.76%) Law
11 8 (0.67%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.59%) Legal
12 7 (0.59%) Back Office
13 2 (0.17%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.17%) Russian Language
13 2 (0.17%) Billing
14 1 (0.084%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.084%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.084%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 677 (56.80%) Developer
2 465 (39.01%) PHP Developer
3 189 (15.86%) Administrator
4 157 (13.17%) Systems Administrator
5 145 (12.16%) Linux Administrator
6 138 (11.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 127 (10.65%) Senior Developer
8 125 (10.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 93 (7.80%) Web Developer
10 85 (7.13%) Senior PHP Developer
11 72 (6.04%) LAMP Developer
12 70 (5.87%) DevOps Engineer
13 61 (5.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 58 (4.87%) Drupal Developer
15 44 (3.69%) PHP Symfony Developer
16 40 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
17 36 (3.02%) Front-End Developer
18 34 (2.85%) Architect
19 32 (2.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
20 31 (2.60%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 470 (39.43%) HTML
2 464 (38.93%) CSS
3 355 (29.78%) jQuery
4 261 (21.90%) Symfony
5 239 (20.05%) Web Services
6 215 (18.04%) HTML5
7 152 (12.75%) Ajax
8 133 (11.16%) CSS3
9 115 (9.65%) XML
10 89 (7.47%) JSON
11 69 (5.79%) SOAP
12 67 (5.62%) RESTful
13 60 (5.03%) Zend Framework
13 60 (5.03%) CodeIgniter
13 60 (5.03%) Laravel
14 59 (4.95%) REST
15 55 (4.61%) Sass
16 54 (4.53%) .NET
17 53 (4.45%) Doctrine
18 47 (3.94%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 202 (16.95%) Open Source
2 67 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 51 (4.28%) User Experience
4 37 (3.10%) Social Media
5 34 (2.85%) W3C
6 31 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (2.52%) Digital Media
7 30 (2.52%) Mobile App
8 24 (2.01%) E-Learning
9 23 (1.93%) Clustering
10 19 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 18 (1.51%) Replication
12 17 (1.43%) VLE
13 12 (1.01%) Learning Management System
14 10 (0.84%) Visualisation
14 10 (0.84%) Video Editing
15 9 (0.76%) Blog
15 9 (0.76%) Social Network
15 9 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 596 (50.00%) Linux
2 149 (12.50%) CentOS
3 121 (10.15%) UNIX
4 118 (9.90%) Windows
5 99 (8.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 87 (7.30%) Debian
7 79 (6.63%) Ubuntu
8 51 (4.28%) Apple iOS
9 50 (4.19%) Android
10 16 (1.34%) Solaris
11 15 (1.26%) Windows 7
12 12 (1.01%) Amazon Linux
13 10 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (0.84%) SUSE
13 10 (0.84%) Fedora
14 9 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.42%) OpenBSD
16 4 (0.34%) FreeBSD
16 4 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (25.34%) MVC
3 254 (21.31%) OO
4 197 (16.53%) E-Commerce
5 195 (16.36%) DevOps
6 186 (15.60%) OOP
7 140 (11.74%) OO PHP
8 124 (10.40%) Web Development
9 119 (9.98%) TDD
10 118 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
11 110 (9.23%) Configuration Management
12 107 (8.98%) Scrum
13 85 (7.13%) Performance Tuning
14 69 (5.79%) Mentoring
15 67 (5.62%) Unit Testing
16 65 (5.45%) Software Engineering
17 64 (5.37%) Project Management
18 55 (4.61%) BDD
19 44 (3.69%) iOS Development
20 43 (3.61%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 900 (75.50%) PHP
2 463 (38.84%) JavaScript
3 256 (21.48%) Java
4 251 (21.06%) Python
5 200 (16.78%) Ruby
5 200 (16.78%) Bash Shell
6 178 (14.93%) PHP5
7 169 (14.18%) Perl
8 162 (13.59%) SQL
9 62 (5.20%) Shell Script
10 26 (2.18%) C++
11 20 (1.68%) PowerShell
12 14 (1.17%) C
13 10 (0.84%) Objective-C
13 10 (0.84%) VB
14 9 (0.76%) C#
15 8 (0.67%) sed
16 4 (0.34%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.25%) CoffeeScript
18 2 (0.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 95 (7.97%) Degree
2 20 (1.68%) RHCE
3 15 (1.26%) RHCSA
4 10 (0.84%) LPIC
4 10 (0.84%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.67%) CCNA
5 8 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.34%) CIMA
8 2 (0.17%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.17%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.17%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.084%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.084%) MBA
9 1 (0.084%) PMP
9 1 (0.084%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.96%) QA
2 14 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.50%) SLA
5 2 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 95 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (4.61%) Xen
3 47 (3.94%) KVM
4 40 (3.36%) Varnish
5 33 (2.77%) Snort
6 31 (2.60%) Docker
7 19 (1.59%) Postfix
8 15 (1.26%) LXC
9 13 (1.09%) Active Directory
10 12 (1.01%) NFS
11 10 (0.84%) Sendmail
11 10 (0.84%) XenServer
12 9 (0.76%) vSphere
12 9 (0.76%) Samba
13 8 (0.67%) Shibboleth
14 4 (0.34%) VMware ESX
15 3 (0.25%) Hyper-V
16 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
16 2 (0.17%) XenApp
16 2 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 246 (20.64%) Puppet
2 189 (15.86%) Opscode Chef
3 112 (9.40%) Nagios
4 74 (6.21%) Cacti
5 49 (4.11%) Vagrant
6 41 (3.44%) ZABBIX
7 34 (2.85%) Salt
8 13 (1.09%) Ansible
9 7 (0.59%) Graphite
9 7 (0.59%) Ganglia
9 7 (0.59%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.34%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.25%) CFEngine
11 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (0.25%) OpenView
11 3 (0.25%) Zenoss
12 2 (0.17%) Plesk
12 2 (0.17%) Sysprep
12 2 (0.17%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 246 (20.64%) Zend
2 139 (11.66%) Red Hat
3 134 (11.24%) VMware
4 63 (5.29%) Facebook
5 58 (4.87%) Microsoft
6 46 (3.86%) Google
7 44 (3.69%) Rackspace
8 40 (3.36%) Atlassian
9 34 (2.85%) Twitter
10 28 (2.35%) Cisco
11 18 (1.51%) Akamai
12 17 (1.43%) Oracle
13 14 (1.17%) HP
14 11 (0.92%) Juniper
14 11 (0.92%) NetApp
15 10 (0.84%) EMC
16 9 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (0.76%) Sony
16 9 (0.76%) F5
17 8 (0.67%) Sitecore
London
Media Math Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum package
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Awesome Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Agilisys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago