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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 304 204 202
Rank change year-on-year
-100 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 400 683 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.89% 1.45% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.43% 3.80% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 355 616 549
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
16436 17976 17807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.77% 38.17% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14114 15371 15230
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 £77,500 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +13 70 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Kingston Upon Thames -1 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hammersmith +4 4 £120,000 +100.00%
Brentford - 3 £45,000 -
Southwark +7 2 £32,500 -40.90%
Wembley +1 2 £53,750 +26.47%
Hayes - 2 £55,000 -
Bromley - 1 £47,000 -
Surbiton - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 576 (71.46%) PHP
2 457 (56.70%) MySQL
3 429 (53.23%) Linux
4 327 (40.57%) JavaScript
5 314 (38.96%) HTML
6 302 (37.47%) Agile Software Development
7 292 (36.23%) CSS
8 231 (28.66%) Git (software)
9 218 (27.05%) MVC
10 204 (25.31%) DevOps
11 200 (24.81%) Apache
12 185 (22.95%) Puppet
13 184 (22.83%) Web Services
14 176 (21.84%) jQuery
15 166 (20.60%) Python
16 163 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
17 158 (19.60%) Java
18 153 (18.98%) Zend
19 149 (18.49%) OO
20 147 (18.24%) Symfony
21 145 (17.99%) Drupal
22 124 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
22 124 (15.38%) Open Source
23 122 (15.14%) E-Commerce
24 121 (15.01%) Bash Shell
25 120 (14.89%) SQL
26 115 (14.27%) HTML5
27 111 (13.77%) VMware
28 110 (13.65%) Opscode Chef
29 102 (12.66%) Jenkins

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 200 (24.81%) Apache
2 145 (17.99%) Drupal
3 79 (9.80%) nginx
4 60 (7.44%) CMS
5 45 (5.58%) WordPress
6 43 (5.33%) Tomcat
7 41 (5.09%) Confluence
8 36 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
9 32 (3.97%) OpenStack
10 25 (3.10%) Node.js
11 23 (2.85%) Joomla!
12 19 (2.36%) Apache Solr
13 16 (1.99%) SugarCRM
13 16 (1.99%) SharePoint
14 15 (1.86%) IIS
15 13 (1.61%) Moodle
16 12 (1.49%) JBoss
17 9 (1.12%) MediaWiki
17 9 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
18 8 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 32 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.23%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.74%) MS Office
4 3 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.25%) Houdini
5 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.25%) Maya
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (3.23%) Magento
2 6 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 163 (20.22%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (6.95%) Amazon EC2
3 28 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (3.10%) SaaS
5 18 (2.23%) Amazon S3
6 12 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 11 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (1.36%) GitHub
8 9 (1.12%) IaaS
8 9 (1.12%) Route 53
8 9 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (0.99%) Amazon Glacier
9 8 (0.99%) Google Apps
10 6 (0.74%) CloudFront
11 5 (0.62%) Joyent
12 4 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.50%) Terremark
12 4 (0.50%) PaaS
12 4 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 65 (8.06%) DNS
2 51 (6.33%) Firewall
3 38 (4.71%) TCP/IP
4 34 (4.22%) Internet
5 31 (3.85%) HTTP
6 28 (3.47%) LDAP
7 27 (3.35%) VPN
8 26 (3.23%) LAN
9 25 (3.10%) WAN
10 22 (2.73%) DHCP
11 17 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (2.11%) VLAN
12 16 (1.99%) SSH
13 15 (1.86%) SMTP
14 14 (1.74%) FTP
15 12 (1.49%) IPsec
16 10 (1.24%) BGP
16 10 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (1.12%) Network Security
17 9 (1.12%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (56.70%) MySQL
2 59 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 58 (7.20%) SQL Server
4 51 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 42 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
6 32 (3.97%) NoSQL
7 28 (3.47%) Redis
8 21 (2.61%) RDBMS
9 15 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 8 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.99%) Ingres
12 5 (0.62%) MariaDB
12 5 (0.62%) SQLite
12 5 (0.62%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.50%) Big Data
13 4 (0.50%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.50%) MS Access
14 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 231 (28.66%) Git (software)
2 102 (12.66%) Jenkins
3 84 (10.42%) Subversion
4 57 (7.07%) JIRA
5 55 (6.82%) PHPUnit
6 37 (4.59%) Selenium
7 32 (3.97%) Hudson
8 26 (3.23%) Behat
9 20 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (1.86%) Grunt
11 10 (1.24%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.99%) SonarQube
13 7 (0.87%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.87%) LoadRunner
14 6 (0.74%) Visual Studio
15 5 (0.62%) gulp
15 5 (0.62%) Bitbucket
16 4 (0.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 4 (0.50%) Cucumber
General
1 83 (10.30%) Finance
2 56 (6.95%) Marketing
3 38 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 30 (3.72%) Retail
5 25 (3.10%) Games
6 24 (2.98%) Publishing
7 17 (2.11%) Advertising
8 16 (1.99%) Billing
9 9 (1.12%) Legal
10 6 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.62%) Law
12 4 (0.50%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.37%) French Language
13 3 (0.37%) Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.25%) Back Office
14 2 (0.25%) Electronics
14 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 404 (50.12%) Developer
2 217 (26.92%) PHP Developer
3 98 (12.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 96 (11.91%) Administrator
5 88 (10.92%) Senior Developer
6 81 (10.05%) Systems Administrator
7 67 (8.31%) Web Developer
8 65 (8.06%) Linux Administrator
9 61 (7.57%) Drupal Developer
10 52 (6.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 49 (6.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 47 (5.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 44 (5.46%) Senior PHP Developer
14 37 (4.59%) Architect
15 33 (4.09%) Lead Developer
16 28 (3.47%) Analyst
16 28 (3.47%) Junior
17 26 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
18 24 (2.98%) Project Manager
19 23 (2.85%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (38.96%) HTML
2 292 (36.23%) CSS
3 184 (22.83%) Web Services
4 176 (21.84%) jQuery
5 147 (18.24%) Symfony
6 115 (14.27%) HTML5
7 77 (9.55%) Ajax
8 70 (8.68%) CSS3
9 69 (8.56%) Laravel
10 67 (8.31%) .NET
11 55 (6.82%) XHTML
12 50 (6.20%) REST
13 45 (5.58%) AngularJS
14 41 (5.09%) XML
15 40 (4.96%) Yii
16 34 (4.22%) WAMP
17 32 (3.97%) Sass
18 31 (3.85%) RESTful
19 30 (3.72%) Memcached
19 30 (3.72%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 73 (9.06%) Mobile App
2 56 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 51 (6.33%) Data Centre
4 40 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (4.34%) User Experience
6 28 (3.47%) Digital Media
7 13 (1.61%) Social Media
7 13 (1.61%) Wiki
8 11 (1.36%) Public Cloud
9 10 (1.24%) Private Cloud
9 10 (1.24%) Tandem
9 10 (1.24%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.24%) E-Learning
10 9 (1.12%) Social Network
11 8 (0.99%) W3C
11 8 (0.99%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.87%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.74%) Cryptography
13 6 (0.74%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.62%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 429 (53.23%) Linux
2 102 (12.66%) CentOS
3 83 (10.30%) Windows
4 77 (9.55%) UNIX
5 68 (8.44%) Ubuntu
6 49 (6.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (5.33%) Android
8 38 (4.71%) Debian
9 37 (4.59%) Apple iOS
10 18 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.36%) Mac OS X
13 10 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.25%) Solaris
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (37.47%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (27.05%) MVC
3 204 (25.31%) DevOps
4 149 (18.49%) OO
5 124 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 124 (15.38%) Open Source
6 122 (15.14%) E-Commerce
7 102 (12.66%) Scrum
8 99 (12.28%) TDD
9 93 (11.54%) OOP
10 81 (10.05%) Web Development
11 69 (8.56%) Unit Testing
12 68 (8.44%) OO PHP
12 68 (8.44%) Configuration Management
13 67 (8.31%) SOA
14 46 (5.71%) Project Management
15 39 (4.84%) Software Engineering
15 39 (4.84%) BDD
16 38 (4.71%) CRM
17 36 (4.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 576 (71.46%) PHP
2 327 (40.57%) JavaScript
3 166 (20.60%) Python
4 158 (19.60%) Java
5 121 (15.01%) Bash Shell
6 120 (14.89%) SQL
7 88 (10.92%) Perl
8 80 (9.93%) Ruby
9 70 (8.68%) PHP5
10 29 (3.60%) C#
11 25 (3.10%) C++
12 24 (2.98%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.11%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.86%) C
15 6 (0.74%) VBA
16 3 (0.37%) XPath
17 2 (0.25%) PHP4
17 2 (0.25%) VB
17 2 (0.25%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (9.06%) Degree
2 15 (1.86%) CCNA
2 15 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.25%) MCSE
4 1 (0.12%) PhD
4 1 (0.12%) MCP
4 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.12%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.32%) QA
2 10 (1.24%) SLA
3 7 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (7.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (6.95%) Varnish
3 28 (3.47%) KVM
4 19 (2.36%) Xen
5 18 (2.23%) XenServer
6 16 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.99%) Postfix
7 15 (1.86%) Docker
8 14 (1.74%) Active Directory
9 12 (1.49%) Samba
9 12 (1.49%) NFS
9 12 (1.49%) iptables
10 5 (0.62%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.62%) Squid
11 3 (0.37%) Snort
11 3 (0.37%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.37%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 185 (22.95%) Puppet
2 110 (13.65%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (8.19%) Ansible
4 61 (7.57%) Nagios
5 34 (4.22%) ZABBIX
6 25 (3.10%) Vagrant
6 25 (3.10%) Salt
7 16 (1.99%) Cacti
8 8 (0.99%) CA LISA
9 7 (0.87%) Tivoli
9 7 (0.87%) Sysprep
10 6 (0.74%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.62%) Pingdom
11 5 (0.62%) Graphite
11 5 (0.62%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.50%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.50%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 3 (0.37%) Cobbler
13 3 (0.37%) cPanel
Vendors
1 153 (18.98%) Zend
2 111 (13.77%) VMware
3 88 (10.92%) Red Hat
4 50 (6.20%) Microsoft
5 36 (4.47%) Oracle
6 35 (4.34%) Rackspace
7 34 (4.22%) Google
8 26 (3.23%) Facebook
9 20 (2.48%) Atlassian
9 20 (2.48%) Cisco
10 18 (2.23%) Citrix
11 17 (2.11%) IBM
12 16 (1.99%) CA
13 14 (1.74%) Adobe
14 12 (1.49%) EMC
14 12 (1.49%) TOWER Software
15 11 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (1.36%) NetApp
15 11 (1.36%) New Relic
16 10 (1.24%) Sencha
South West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Up to 15% bonus and career growth op
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago