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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 37 40 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.45% 2.34% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 8.33% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £60,000 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+166.66% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
95 96 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.62% 28.07% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 82 62 65
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Joomla!
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) WordPress
4 2 (40.00%) WAMP
5 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (20.00%) Load Testing

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (40.00%) WordPress
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Hudson
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) WAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Perforce