The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 74 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 8 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.06% 1.66% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 3.41% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 21
Average salary £48,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
LAMP
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
343 352 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 45.31% 48.75% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 266 315 405
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Oxford

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Oxford

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
1 17 (70.83%) HTML
1 17 (70.83%) CSS
2 15 (62.50%) PHP
3 14 (58.33%) MySQL
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) IBM
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) Windows
5 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (29.17%) Middleware
5 7 (29.17%) CRM
5 7 (29.17%) ERP
5 7 (29.17%) SOA
5 7 (29.17%) PeopleSoft
5 7 (29.17%) SAP
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) Games
5 7 (29.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (29.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (29.17%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (29.17%) SDLC
6 6 (25.00%) jQuery
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) Apache

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Drupal
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (29.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (29.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (29.17%) Architect
3 7 (29.17%) PHP Developer
3 7 (29.17%) PHP Web Developer
3 7 (29.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) HTML
1 17 (70.83%) CSS
2 7 (29.17%) Middleware
3 6 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (16.67%) Ajax
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (12.50%) XHTML
5 3 (12.50%) Laravel
5 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) Visualforce
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) Dojo
7 1 (4.17%) SOAP
7 1 (4.17%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.67%) Social Gaming
3 3 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (29.17%) SOA
3 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) CRM
3 7 (29.17%) ERP
3 7 (29.17%) Portfolio Management
3 7 (29.17%) SDLC
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 3 (12.50%) Kanban
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (62.50%) PHP
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) Ruby
5 3 (12.50%) VBA
6 2 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) PeopleSoft
2 7 (29.17%) SAP
3 4 (16.67%) Perforce
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com