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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 66 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 11 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.51% 2.28% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 4.78% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 12
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,550 £32,222
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
372 460 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 51.03% 47.72% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 331 424 333
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Oxford

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 34 (94.44%) MySQL
3 26 (72.22%) HTML
3 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 25 (69.44%) CSS
5 21 (58.33%) Symfony
5 21 (58.33%) Laravel
5 21 (58.33%) Backbone.js
5 21 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
6 18 (50.00%) CSS3
6 18 (50.00%) HTML5
6 18 (50.00%) JSON
7 17 (47.22%) BT
7 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
7 17 (47.22%) RESTful
8 12 (33.33%) Linux
9 10 (27.78%) Apache
10 8 (22.22%) Open Source
11 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
12 6 (16.67%) Web Services
13 5 (13.89%) Drupal
14 4 (11.11%) REST
14 4 (11.11%) GitHub
14 4 (11.11%) C
14 4 (11.11%) C++
14 4 (11.11%) CMS
14 4 (11.11%) Web Development
14 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
15 3 (8.33%) Degree
15 3 (8.33%) Content Management

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (27.78%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) Drupal
3 4 (11.11%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.78%) Node.js
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
4 1 (2.78%) nginx
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (94.44%) MySQL
2 17 (47.22%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 25 (69.44%) Web Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) PHP Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Lead PHP Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Trainee Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Trainee
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) HTML
2 25 (69.44%) CSS
3 21 (58.33%) Symfony
3 21 (58.33%) Laravel
3 21 (58.33%) Backbone.js
3 21 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (50.00%) CSS3
4 18 (50.00%) HTML5
4 18 (50.00%) JSON
5 17 (47.22%) RESTful
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (11.11%) REST
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.33%) .NET
9 2 (5.56%) Sass
10 1 (2.78%) Ajax
10 1 (2.78%) SOAP
10 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.78%) ExpressJS
10 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (11.11%) Web Development
2 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 3 (8.33%) Content Management
3 3 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.78%) TDD
5 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) C
3 4 (11.11%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Cacti
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) BT
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Percona
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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Posted: 2 days ago
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