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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 44 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.89% 0.29% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 1.16% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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 86 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 28.11% 25.00% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 61 55 105
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
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 26 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
1 11 (100.00%) Apache
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
2 10 (90.91%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) XSL
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) JSTL
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) JavaBeans
4 1 (9.09%) W3C
4 1 (9.09%) EJB
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) JSP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) MySQL
2 10 (90.91%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) PHP Developer
2 6 (54.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) Ajax
2 10 (90.91%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) XSL
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) JavaBeans
3 1 (9.09%) JSTL
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) W3C
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared