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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 301 203 208
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 365 652 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.87% 1.50% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.42% 3.70% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 295 569 567
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
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
15098 17643 18111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.07% 40.64% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12856 14742 15850
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -9 73 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Kingston Upon Thames +2 10 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Harrow +8 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Surbiton +4 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Wimbledon +1 2 £41,500 +38.33%
Canary Wharf +19 1 £27,500 -54.16%
Clapham +1 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Docklands, London -3 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Westminster - 1 £65,000 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £65,000 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 744 (76.00%) PHP
2 608 (62.10%) MySQL
3 444 (45.35%) Linux
4 434 (44.33%) HTML
5 429 (43.82%) CSS
6 409 (41.78%) JavaScript
7 371 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
8 317 (32.38%) jQuery
9 281 (28.70%) Apache
10 271 (27.68%) MVC
11 261 (26.66%) Git (software)
12 252 (25.74%) Java
13 235 (24.00%) Symfony
14 216 (22.06%) HTML5
15 215 (21.96%) Zend
16 210 (21.45%) OO
17 204 (20.84%) Web Services
18 200 (20.43%) Python
19 198 (20.22%) Puppet
20 165 (16.85%) Open Source
21 157 (16.04%) E-Commerce
22 153 (15.63%) OOP
23 152 (15.53%) Opscode Chef
24 151 (15.42%) SQL
24 151 (15.42%) Subversion
25 150 (15.32%) Bash Shell
26 143 (14.61%) Ajax
26 143 (14.61%) DevOps
27 141 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
28 140 (14.30%) Ruby

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 281 (28.70%) Apache
2 126 (12.87%) Drupal
3 86 (8.78%) CMS
4 84 (8.58%) WordPress
5 72 (7.35%) Tomcat
6 68 (6.95%) nginx
7 60 (6.13%) Confluence
8 37 (3.78%) Node.js
9 31 (3.17%) IIS
10 26 (2.66%) OpenStack
11 22 (2.25%) MS Exchange
12 20 (2.04%) Apache Solr
13 14 (1.43%) Moodle
14 13 (1.33%) JBoss
15 11 (1.12%) SharePoint
16 9 (0.92%) Joomla!
17 8 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
18 7 (0.72%) Jetty
19 6 (0.61%) WebLogic
19 6 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (2.25%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.74%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.41%) MS Office
5 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.10%) InDesign
6 1 (0.10%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 43 (4.39%) Magento
2 8 (0.82%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.20%) Tridion
4 1 (0.10%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 141 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
3 30 (3.06%) Amazon S3
4 27 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (2.66%) SaaS
6 21 (2.15%) GitHub
7 19 (1.94%) IaaS
8 17 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (1.63%) PaaS
10 14 (1.43%) Route 53
11 12 (1.23%) Terremark
11 12 (1.23%) Google Apps
12 11 (1.12%) Rackspace Cloud
13 9 (0.92%) Joyent
14 8 (0.82%) CloudFront
15 7 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (0.61%) OpenShift
17 1 (0.10%) Trello
17 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (6.84%) DNS
2 51 (5.21%) Firewall
3 50 (5.11%) TCP/IP
4 48 (4.90%) HTTP
5 40 (4.09%) Internet
6 26 (2.66%) Broadband
7 24 (2.45%) SMTP
7 24 (2.45%) SSL
8 22 (2.25%) LDAP
9 20 (2.04%) SAN
10 19 (1.94%) SSH
11 16 (1.63%) Intranet
12 13 (1.33%) DHCP
13 11 (1.12%) iSCSI
13 11 (1.12%) IMAP
14 10 (1.02%) VPN
14 10 (1.02%) WAN
14 10 (1.02%) LAN
14 10 (1.02%) NAS
15 7 (0.72%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 608 (62.10%) MySQL
2 86 (8.78%) Relational Database
3 72 (7.35%) SQL Server
4 53 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 45 (4.60%) NoSQL
5 45 (4.60%) RDBMS
6 41 (4.19%) Redis
7 36 (3.68%) MongoDB
8 26 (2.66%) Big Data
9 15 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (1.53%) Data Mining
10 14 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (1.43%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.02%) CouchDB
13 9 (0.92%) QlikView
14 7 (0.72%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.61%) Informix
15 6 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 261 (26.66%) Git (software)
2 151 (15.42%) Subversion
3 93 (9.50%) PHPUnit
4 72 (7.35%) JIRA
5 68 (6.95%) Behat
6 51 (5.21%) Jenkins
7 47 (4.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 37 (3.78%) Eclipse
8 37 (3.78%) PhpStorm
9 32 (3.27%) NetBeans
10 24 (2.45%) Hudson
11 15 (1.53%) Maven
12 12 (1.23%) Selenium
13 11 (1.12%) Cucumber
14 10 (1.02%) Mercurial
14 10 (1.02%) Grunt
15 7 (0.72%) Bitbucket
16 6 (0.61%) Xcode
17 5 (0.51%) VisualVM
17 5 (0.51%) JBehave
General
1 101 (10.32%) Finance
2 67 (6.84%) Marketing
3 51 (5.21%) Advertising
4 28 (2.86%) Publishing
5 27 (2.76%) Games
6 25 (2.55%) Retail
7 22 (2.25%) Manufacturing
8 21 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.12%) Banking
10 8 (0.82%) Billing
11 5 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.51%) Law
12 3 (0.31%) Back Office
13 2 (0.20%) Legal
14 1 (0.10%) French Language
14 1 (0.10%) German Language
14 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Automotive
14 1 (0.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 582 (59.45%) Developer
2 401 (40.96%) PHP Developer
3 143 (14.61%) Administrator
4 116 (11.85%) Systems Administrator
5 115 (11.75%) Senior Developer
6 104 (10.62%) Linux Administrator
7 101 (10.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 83 (8.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 78 (7.97%) Senior PHP Developer
10 76 (7.76%) Web Developer
11 59 (6.03%) DevOps Engineer
12 52 (5.31%) LAMP Developer
13 49 (5.01%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 37 (3.78%) Lead Developer
15 35 (3.58%) PHP Symfony Developer
16 33 (3.37%) Architect
17 31 (3.17%) Front-End Developer
18 30 (3.06%) PHP Programmer
18 30 (3.06%) Drupal Developer
18 30 (3.06%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (44.33%) HTML
2 429 (43.82%) CSS
3 317 (32.38%) jQuery
4 235 (24.00%) Symfony
5 216 (22.06%) HTML5
6 204 (20.84%) Web Services
7 143 (14.61%) Ajax
8 139 (14.20%) CSS3
9 115 (11.75%) XML
10 92 (9.40%) JSON
11 81 (8.27%) RESTful
12 70 (7.15%) REST
13 67 (6.84%) SOAP
14 60 (6.13%) XHTML
15 56 (5.72%) Zend Framework
16 52 (5.31%) .NET
17 49 (5.01%) Laravel
17 49 (5.01%) Memcached
18 46 (4.70%) AngularJS
19 41 (4.19%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 165 (16.85%) Open Source
2 61 (6.23%) Computer Science
3 60 (6.13%) User Experience
4 40 (4.09%) Mobile App
5 37 (3.78%) W3C
6 28 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.25%) Digital Media
8 19 (1.94%) Replication
9 18 (1.84%) Social Network
9 18 (1.84%) Social Media
10 16 (1.63%) E-Learning
10 16 (1.63%) CMDB
11 14 (1.43%) VLE
12 12 (1.23%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.23%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.12%) Algorithms
14 10 (1.02%) Clustering
14 10 (1.02%) Blog
15 9 (0.92%) Learning Management System
15 9 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 444 (45.35%) Linux
2 117 (11.95%) CentOS
3 97 (9.91%) Windows
4 91 (9.30%) UNIX
5 88 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 60 (6.13%) Ubuntu
7 53 (5.41%) Debian
8 52 (5.31%) Android
9 48 (4.90%) Apple iOS
10 18 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.92%) Amazon Linux
11 9 (0.92%) Solaris
12 7 (0.72%) Fedora
13 6 (0.61%) SUSE
13 6 (0.61%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (27.68%) MVC
3 210 (21.45%) OO
4 157 (16.04%) E-Commerce
5 153 (15.63%) OOP
6 143 (14.61%) DevOps
7 127 (12.97%) OO PHP
8 111 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
9 110 (11.24%) Configuration Management
10 108 (11.03%) Web Development
11 105 (10.73%) TDD
12 81 (8.27%) Scrum
13 70 (7.15%) Mentoring
14 65 (6.64%) Performance Tuning
15 59 (6.03%) Project Management
16 53 (5.41%) Software Engineering
17 51 (5.21%) Workflow
18 48 (4.90%) Android Development
19 45 (4.60%) iOS Development
20 44 (4.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 744 (76.00%) PHP
2 409 (41.78%) JavaScript
3 252 (25.74%) Java
4 200 (20.43%) Python
5 151 (15.42%) SQL
6 150 (15.32%) Bash Shell
7 140 (14.30%) Ruby
8 139 (14.20%) Perl
9 128 (13.07%) PHP5
10 39 (3.98%) Shell Script
11 33 (3.37%) C++
12 28 (2.86%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.23%) Objective-C
14 11 (1.12%) C#
15 10 (1.02%) C
16 8 (0.82%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.41%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.41%) Scala
18 3 (0.31%) CoffeeScript
18 3 (0.31%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 68 (6.95%) Degree
2 25 (2.55%) VCP4
3 8 (0.82%) RHCE
4 7 (0.72%) RHCSA
5 6 (0.61%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (0.61%) LPIC
6 4 (0.41%) CIMA
7 2 (0.20%) CCNA
7 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.10%) PMP
8 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.72%) QA
2 7 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.51%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 70 (7.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (4.29%) Varnish
3 28 (2.86%) Docker
4 27 (2.76%) Active Directory
5 26 (2.66%) KVM
6 24 (2.45%) Xen
7 17 (1.74%) Snort
7 17 (1.74%) NFS
8 14 (1.43%) Postfix
9 12 (1.23%) Hyper-V
10 11 (1.12%) LXC
11 8 (0.82%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.82%) vSphere
12 7 (0.72%) XenServer
13 6 (0.61%) Sendmail
14 5 (0.51%) Samba
15 3 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.31%) VMware ESX
16 2 (0.20%) Shibboleth
16 2 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 198 (20.22%) Puppet
2 152 (15.53%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (8.58%) Nagios
4 50 (5.11%) Cacti
5 43 (4.39%) Vagrant
6 36 (3.68%) ZABBIX
7 29 (2.96%) Salt
8 20 (2.04%) Ansible
9 11 (1.12%) Sysprep
9 11 (1.12%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.61%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.51%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.41%) Munin
13 3 (0.31%) collectd
13 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (0.31%) Zenoss
13 3 (0.31%) OpenView
14 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.20%) Ganglia
14 2 (0.20%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 215 (21.96%) Zend
2 98 (10.01%) Red Hat
3 91 (9.30%) VMware
4 59 (6.03%) Microsoft
5 50 (5.11%) Atlassian
6 44 (4.49%) Rackspace
7 42 (4.29%) Facebook
8 37 (3.78%) Google
9 24 (2.45%) Cisco
10 23 (2.35%) Twitter
11 17 (1.74%) NetApp
12 16 (1.63%) Oracle
13 14 (1.43%) Akamai
14 11 (1.12%) Adobe
14 11 (1.12%) Juniper
15 10 (1.02%) HP
16 9 (0.92%) TOWER Software
17 8 (0.82%) F5
18 7 (0.72%) Sony
18 7 (0.72%) Citrix
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Pension + 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Pension + 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago