The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 41 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.63% 0.79% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 2.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 71 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.13% 27.95% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 81 60 60
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

LAMP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Middlesex

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) Apache
3 8 (80.00%) Ajax
4 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) XSL
4 7 (70.00%) Perl
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) JavaBeans
7 1 (10.00%) W3C
7 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) OOP
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) JSP
7 1 (10.00%) EJB
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Retail
7 1 (10.00%) Subversion
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) JSTL
7 1 (10.00%) Symfony

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (80.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (30.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Head of Technology
6 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) XSL
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) JSP
5 1 (10.00%) EJB
5 1 (10.00%) JavaBeans
5 1 (10.00%) JSTL
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) PHP5
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared