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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 59 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 19 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.58% 1.06% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 2.47% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 16
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £31,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
361 324 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 49.05% 42.86% 36.74%
Number of salaries quoted 301 272 331
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Oxford

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
3 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 14 (41.18%) CRM
3 14 (41.18%) ERP
3 14 (41.18%) SOA
3 14 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (41.18%) IBM
3 14 (41.18%) Middleware
3 14 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (41.18%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (38.24%) Open Source
5 11 (32.35%) Python
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco
6 10 (29.41%) Blackberry
6 10 (29.41%) Juniper
6 10 (29.41%) SAN
6 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
6 10 (29.41%) Solaris
6 10 (29.41%) Perl
6 10 (29.41%) MySQL
6 10 (29.41%) Ubuntu
6 10 (29.41%) Ruby
6 10 (29.41%) Debian
6 10 (29.41%) VMware
6 10 (29.41%) Puppet
6 10 (29.41%) Android
6 10 (29.41%) iPhone
6 10 (29.41%) CentOS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) Drupal
3 2 (5.88%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Subversion
1 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Architect
1 14 (41.18%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (5.88%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Graduate
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Middleware
2 8 (23.53%) HTML
3 7 (20.59%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
5 3 (8.82%) Symfony
6 2 (5.88%) CakePHP
6 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.88%) CSS3
6 2 (5.88%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.88%) Ext JS
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) Yii
7 1 (2.94%) REST
7 1 (2.94%) XML
7 1 (2.94%) Laravel
7 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (38.24%) Open Source
3 10 (29.41%) iPhone
3 10 (29.41%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Social Network
5 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 10 (29.41%) Debian
3 10 (29.41%) Ubuntu
3 10 (29.41%) Android
3 10 (29.41%) CentOS
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Phone
3 10 (29.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) CRM
1 14 (41.18%) ERP
1 14 (41.18%) SOA
1 14 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
1 14 (41.18%) Technical Architecture
1 14 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (11.76%) Web Development
2 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) MVC
4 2 (5.88%) Scrum
4 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) OO PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Python
2 10 (29.41%) Ruby
2 10 (29.41%) Perl
3 9 (26.47%) PHP
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) IBM
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) Juniper
2 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Zend
3 2 (5.88%) Twitter
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft