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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 325 212 204
Rank change year-on-year
-113 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 378 708 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 1.47% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 3.79% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 339 633 562
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,327 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,259 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.59% -
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
16325 18668 17671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.91% 38.78% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14030 16068 15087
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 75 £50,000 -9.09% 15
Hammersmith +8 4 £120,000 +100.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Wembley -1 2 £53,750 +26.47%
Bromley - 1 £47,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
Ealing - 1 £41,000 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 567 (71.23%) PHP
2 447 (56.16%) MySQL
3 404 (50.75%) Linux
4 321 (40.33%) HTML
5 319 (40.08%) JavaScript
6 306 (38.44%) Agile Software Development
7 297 (37.31%) CSS
8 218 (27.39%) MVC
8 218 (27.39%) Git (software)
9 193 (24.25%) DevOps
10 190 (23.87%) Apache
11 182 (22.86%) jQuery
12 175 (21.98%) Java
13 173 (21.73%) Web Services
13 173 (21.73%) Puppet
14 167 (20.98%) Python
15 160 (20.10%) Zend
16 156 (19.60%) Amazon AWS
17 146 (18.34%) Drupal
18 144 (18.09%) OO
19 140 (17.59%) Symfony
20 125 (15.70%) SQL
21 124 (15.58%) Open Source
22 120 (15.08%) Bash Shell
23 119 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
24 117 (14.70%) HTML5
25 115 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
26 107 (13.44%) E-Commerce
27 103 (12.94%) VMware
28 96 (12.06%) Perl

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 190 (23.87%) Apache
2 146 (18.34%) Drupal
3 71 (8.92%) nginx
4 61 (7.66%) CMS
5 46 (5.78%) Confluence
6 37 (4.65%) Tomcat
7 36 (4.52%) OpenStack
8 32 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
9 28 (3.52%) WordPress
10 23 (2.89%) Node.js
11 20 (2.51%) Joomla!
12 19 (2.39%) SharePoint
12 19 (2.39%) IIS
13 16 (2.01%) SugarCRM
14 14 (1.76%) Moodle
15 13 (1.63%) Apache Solr
15 13 (1.63%) JBoss
16 11 (1.38%) MS Exchange
17 8 (1.01%) MediaWiki
18 5 (0.63%) Liferay
Applications
1 29 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.63%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.25%) Maya
4 2 (0.25%) Houdini
4 2 (0.25%) MS Project
4 2 (0.25%) MS Office
4 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 22 (2.76%) Magento
2 6 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.13%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 156 (19.60%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (6.91%) Amazon EC2
3 30 (3.77%) SaaS
4 27 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (2.39%) Amazon S3
6 17 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 13 (1.63%) Google Apps
7 13 (1.63%) GitHub
7 13 (1.63%) IaaS
8 12 (1.51%) Route 53
9 9 (1.13%) PaaS
9 9 (1.13%) Terremark
10 8 (1.01%) Amazon Glacier
10 8 (1.01%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.38%) Office 365
12 3 (0.38%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.54%) DNS
2 47 (5.90%) Firewall
3 41 (5.15%) Internet
4 38 (4.77%) HTTP
5 34 (4.27%) TCP/IP
6 25 (3.14%) LDAP
6 25 (3.14%) LAN
7 24 (3.02%) WAN
8 23 (2.89%) DHCP
9 20 (2.51%) SMTP
10 19 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (2.26%) VPN
12 16 (2.01%) SSH
13 12 (1.51%) VLAN
14 11 (1.38%) IPsec
14 11 (1.38%) FTP
15 10 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (1.26%) IMAP
15 10 (1.26%) iSCSI
16 9 (1.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (56.16%) MySQL
2 58 (7.29%) SQL Server
3 57 (7.16%) Relational Database
4 49 (6.16%) MongoDB
5 43 (5.40%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (4.15%) NoSQL
7 28 (3.52%) RDBMS
8 27 (3.39%) Redis
9 17 (2.14%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (1.01%) Big Data
11 8 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.01%) Ingres
12 7 (0.88%) MariaDB
13 6 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (0.63%) QlikView
14 5 (0.63%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.50%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.50%) MS Access
16 3 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 218 (27.39%) Git (software)
2 89 (11.18%) Jenkins
3 84 (10.55%) Subversion
4 56 (7.04%) PHPUnit
5 53 (6.66%) JIRA
6 33 (4.15%) Behat
7 32 (4.02%) Selenium
8 30 (3.77%) Hudson
9 22 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (1.38%) Grunt
10 11 (1.38%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.26%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.13%) JBehave
13 8 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (1.01%) SonarQube
14 7 (0.88%) Mercurial
14 7 (0.88%) Maven
14 7 (0.88%) LoadRunner
15 6 (0.75%) Visual Studio
16 5 (0.63%) PhpStorm
General
1 89 (11.18%) Finance
2 49 (6.16%) Marketing
3 34 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 29 (3.64%) Games
5 25 (3.14%) Publishing
6 22 (2.76%) Retail
7 18 (2.26%) Billing
8 15 (1.88%) Advertising
9 8 (1.01%) Legal
10 6 (0.75%) Banking
11 4 (0.50%) French Language
12 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.38%) Back Office
13 2 (0.25%) Law
13 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.13%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 407 (51.13%) Developer
2 241 (30.28%) PHP Developer
3 104 (13.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 91 (11.43%) Administrator
5 87 (10.93%) Senior Developer
6 81 (10.18%) Systems Administrator
7 58 (7.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 57 (7.16%) Web Developer
9 56 (7.04%) Linux Administrator
10 51 (6.41%) Drupal Developer
11 48 (6.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 48 (6.03%) Architect
12 47 (5.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 46 (5.78%) Senior PHP Developer
14 32 (4.02%) Lead Developer
15 24 (3.02%) Project Manager
15 24 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
16 23 (2.89%) Junior
16 23 (2.89%) Front-End Developer
17 22 (2.76%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (40.33%) HTML
2 297 (37.31%) CSS
3 182 (22.86%) jQuery
4 173 (21.73%) Web Services
5 140 (17.59%) Symfony
6 117 (14.70%) HTML5
7 83 (10.43%) Ajax
8 74 (9.30%) CSS3
9 69 (8.67%) .NET
10 66 (8.29%) XHTML
11 62 (7.79%) Laravel
12 49 (6.16%) XML
13 47 (5.90%) REST
13 47 (5.90%) Yii
14 35 (4.40%) AngularJS
15 34 (4.27%) WAMP
15 34 (4.27%) RESTful
16 31 (3.89%) SOAP
17 30 (3.77%) JSON
18 28 (3.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 66 (8.29%) Mobile App
2 58 (7.29%) Data Centre
3 52 (6.53%) Computer Science
4 42 (5.28%) User Experience
5 38 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.64%) Digital Media
7 17 (2.14%) Public Cloud
8 13 (1.63%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.63%) Private Cloud
8 13 (1.63%) E-Learning
9 11 (1.38%) Wiki
9 11 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
10 10 (1.26%) Social Network
10 10 (1.26%) Social Media
11 9 (1.13%) CMDB
11 9 (1.13%) Tandem
12 8 (1.01%) Data Integration
13 7 (0.88%) Learning Management System
13 7 (0.88%) VLE
13 7 (0.88%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 404 (50.75%) Linux
2 95 (11.93%) CentOS
3 88 (11.06%) Windows
4 73 (9.17%) UNIX
5 62 (7.79%) Ubuntu
6 50 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (5.28%) Android
8 34 (4.27%) Apple iOS
9 32 (4.02%) Debian
10 22 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.38%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.25%) Solaris
15 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (38.44%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (27.39%) MVC
3 193 (24.25%) DevOps
4 144 (18.09%) OO
5 124 (15.58%) Open Source
6 115 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
7 107 (13.44%) E-Commerce
8 94 (11.81%) TDD
8 94 (11.81%) Web Development
9 93 (11.68%) Scrum
10 86 (10.80%) OOP
11 79 (9.92%) Configuration Management
12 70 (8.79%) OO PHP
13 64 (8.04%) Unit Testing
14 63 (7.91%) SOA
15 53 (6.66%) Project Management
16 43 (5.40%) BDD
17 40 (5.03%) Workflow
17 40 (5.03%) CRM
18 39 (4.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 567 (71.23%) PHP
2 319 (40.08%) JavaScript
3 175 (21.98%) Java
4 167 (20.98%) Python
5 125 (15.70%) SQL
6 120 (15.08%) Bash Shell
7 96 (12.06%) Perl
8 75 (9.42%) Ruby
9 68 (8.54%) PHP5
10 29 (3.64%) C++
11 28 (3.52%) C#
12 22 (2.76%) Shell Script
13 20 (2.51%) PowerShell
14 13 (1.63%) C
15 7 (0.88%) VBA
16 6 (0.75%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.25%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.25%) PHP4
17 2 (0.25%) XPath
18 1 (0.13%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 62 (7.79%) Degree
2 15 (1.88%) CCNA
2 15 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.13%) MCITP
4 1 (0.13%) MCSE
4 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (7.79%) QA
2 13 (1.63%) SLA
3 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (6.53%) Varnish
3 20 (2.51%) KVM
4 19 (2.39%) Hyper-V
5 17 (2.14%) XenServer
6 16 (2.01%) Active Directory
7 15 (1.88%) Postfix
8 14 (1.76%) NFS
9 12 (1.51%) Docker
10 11 (1.38%) iptables
10 11 (1.38%) Samba
11 9 (1.13%) Xen
12 5 (0.63%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.50%) Squid
13 4 (0.50%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.38%) pfSense
15 2 (0.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 173 (21.73%) Puppet
2 119 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (8.29%) Nagios
4 56 (7.04%) Ansible
5 35 (4.40%) ZABBIX
6 30 (3.77%) Salt
7 26 (3.27%) Vagrant
8 19 (2.39%) Cacti
9 10 (1.26%) Tivoli
9 10 (1.26%) Sysprep
10 8 (1.01%) CA LISA
11 6 (0.75%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.63%) Pingdom
12 5 (0.63%) Graphite
12 5 (0.63%) Zenoss
12 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 5 (0.63%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.50%) Capistrano
13 4 (0.50%) Munin
14 3 (0.38%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 160 (20.10%) Zend
2 103 (12.94%) VMware
3 81 (10.18%) Red Hat
4 52 (6.53%) Microsoft
5 37 (4.65%) Oracle
5 37 (4.65%) Rackspace
6 32 (4.02%) Google
7 26 (3.27%) Facebook
8 23 (2.89%) Atlassian
8 23 (2.89%) Cisco
9 18 (2.26%) Citrix
10 17 (2.14%) IBM
11 16 (2.01%) CA
12 14 (1.76%) NetApp
13 13 (1.63%) TOWER Software
13 13 (1.63%) Sencha
14 12 (1.51%) EMC
15 11 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (1.38%) AppDynamics
16 10 (1.26%) New Relic
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Postshift
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Datascope Recruitment
Salary: From £48,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arden Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus,extensive bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + training, 25 days, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago