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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 87 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.77% 1.58% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 3.12% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 18
Average salary £44,000 £43,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -18.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £31,850 £29,435
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £43,000 £61,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
423 385 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.02% 50.66% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 357 326 287
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Oxford

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) Python
2 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
3 6 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
3 6 (37.50%) Zurb Foundation
3 6 (37.50%) User Experience
3 6 (37.50%) Facebook
3 6 (37.50%) MarkLogic
3 6 (37.50%) Sass
3 6 (37.50%) LESS
3 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (37.50%) Photoshop
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) Perl
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) Apache
3 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 6 (37.50%) Publishing
3 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Marketing
3 6 (37.50%) Drupal
3 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (37.50%) Alfresco
1 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) Drupal
1 6 (37.50%) nginx
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
2 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 6 (37.50%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Marketing
1 6 (37.50%) Publishing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 6 (37.50%) Drupal Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior LAMP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) CSS3
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) HTML5
1 6 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
1 6 (37.50%) LESS
1 6 (37.50%) REST
1 6 (37.50%) Sass
1 6 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (37.50%) Zurb Foundation
2 5 (31.25%) JMX
3 2 (12.50%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Social Media
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Debian
2 1 (6.25%) Fedora
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) High Availability
2 6 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) Perl
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Postfix
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) qmail
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) logstash
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Facebook
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Perforce
2 1 (6.25%) Splunk