The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 69 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.80% 2.39% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 5.15% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 10
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £33,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
378 447 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 50.60% 46.51% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 349 398 288
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
Oxfordshire

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 31 July 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Oxford

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (93.75%) MySQL
3 22 (68.75%) CSS
4 21 (65.63%) HTML
4 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
5 19 (59.38%) Symfony
5 19 (59.38%) Laravel
5 19 (59.38%) Backbone.js
5 19 (59.38%) KnockoutJS
6 18 (56.25%) JSON
7 17 (53.13%) BT
7 17 (53.13%) RESTful
7 17 (53.13%) HTML5
7 17 (53.13%) NoSQL
7 17 (53.13%) CSS3
8 10 (31.25%) Linux
8 10 (31.25%) Apache
9 6 (18.75%) Open Source
10 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
10 5 (15.63%) Drupal
11 4 (12.50%) C++
11 4 (12.50%) Web Services
11 4 (12.50%) C
11 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
12 3 (9.38%) CMS
12 3 (9.38%) Web Development
12 3 (9.38%) Content Management
12 3 (9.38%) CRM
13 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
13 2 (6.25%) Management Information System

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 10 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) Drupal
3 3 (9.38%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) nginx
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) GitHub
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (93.75%) MySQL
2 17 (53.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Web Developer
3 7 (21.88%) PHP Developer
4 5 (15.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (15.63%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead PHP Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Project Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) CSS
2 21 (65.63%) HTML
3 19 (59.38%) Symfony
3 19 (59.38%) Laravel
3 19 (59.38%) Backbone.js
3 19 (59.38%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (56.25%) JSON
5 17 (53.13%) RESTful
5 17 (53.13%) HTML5
5 17 (53.13%) CSS3
6 4 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (6.25%) REST
7 2 (6.25%) Sass
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.13%) SOAP
8 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) CentOS
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Web Development
3 3 (9.38%) Content Management
3 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) TDD
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) PHP
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) C++
3 4 (12.50%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Cacti
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) BT
2 1 (3.13%) Percona
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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