The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 29 40 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.57% 2.16% 8.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 3.42% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
LAMP
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 117 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 35.43% 63.24% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 89 23
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

LAMP
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Maidstone region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Maidstone

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Maidstone

LAMP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat