The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 106 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 16 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.01% 3.06% 3.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.05% 5.75% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 44
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
LAMP
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
780 748 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 49.15% 53.28% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 661 652 617
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wallingford +3 5 £37,500 +17.18%
Oxford -11 5 £40,500 -5.81%
Faringdon -4 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Abingdon -12 3 - -
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 53 (92.98%) PHP
2 48 (84.21%) MySQL
3 42 (73.68%) HTML
4 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
4 37 (64.91%) CSS
5 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (50.88%) Linux
7 28 (49.12%) Git (software)
8 26 (45.61%) Subversion
8 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
9 25 (43.86%) Apache
10 24 (42.11%) OO
11 23 (40.35%) Scrum
12 22 (38.60%) Windows
12 22 (38.60%) IIS
12 22 (38.60%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (36.84%) jQuery
13 21 (36.84%) Degree
14 20 (35.09%) Symfony
14 20 (35.09%) OOP
14 20 (35.09%) PHPUnit
14 20 (35.09%) Web Application Development
15 18 (31.58%) Ajax
16 17 (29.82%) CakePHP
17 16 (28.07%) Bugzilla
17 16 (28.07%) PEAR
17 16 (28.07%) Trac
17 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (22.81%) Python
18 13 (22.81%) Open Source

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 25 (43.86%) Apache
2 22 (38.60%) IIS
3 9 (15.79%) Drupal
4 6 (10.53%) Alfresco
4 6 (10.53%) nginx
4 6 (10.53%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.26%) WordPress
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (3.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Firewall
1 6 (10.53%) Wireless
2 5 (8.77%) DNS
3 3 (5.26%) BGP
3 3 (5.26%) IPv6
3 3 (5.26%) Network Security
3 3 (5.26%) OSPF
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
3 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (84.21%) MySQL
2 26 (45.61%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.53%) MarkLogic
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (49.12%) Git (software)
2 26 (45.61%) Subversion
3 20 (35.09%) PHPUnit
4 16 (28.07%) Bugzilla
4 16 (28.07%) PEAR
4 16 (28.07%) Trac
5 6 (10.53%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (5.26%) Rational Robot
7 3 (5.26%) Selenium
7 3 (5.26%) TestComplete
8 2 (3.51%) PhpStorm
9 1 (1.75%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.75%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (10.53%) Marketing
1 6 (10.53%) Publishing
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Back Office
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (70.18%) Developer
2 32 (56.14%) PHP Developer
3 19 (33.33%) MySQL Developer
3 19 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 16 (28.07%) PHP Web Developer
4 16 (28.07%) Web Developer
5 14 (24.56%) Agile Developer
5 14 (24.56%) Applications Developer
5 14 (24.56%) PHP Web Applications Developer
5 14 (24.56%) Web Applications Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Drupal Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Administrator
7 6 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (7.02%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (7.02%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (73.68%) HTML
2 37 (64.91%) CSS
3 21 (36.84%) jQuery
4 20 (35.09%) Symfony
5 18 (31.58%) Ajax
6 17 (29.82%) CakePHP
7 11 (19.30%) XML
8 8 (14.04%) CSS3
8 8 (14.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (12.28%) REST
10 6 (10.53%) HTML5
10 6 (10.53%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (10.53%) LESS
10 6 (10.53%) Sass
10 6 (10.53%) Zurb Foundation
11 5 (8.77%) JMX
12 4 (7.02%) Doctrine
12 4 (7.02%) JSON
13 3 (5.26%) Web Services
14 2 (3.51%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) User Experience
3 6 (10.53%) Social Media
4 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.51%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 22 (38.60%) Windows
3 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.02%) CentOS
4 4 (7.02%) Debian
5 3 (5.26%) Android
5 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.26%) Solaris
5 3 (5.26%) Unix
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.75%) Fedora
6 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (42.11%) OO
3 23 (40.35%) Scrum
4 22 (38.60%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (35.09%) OOP
5 20 (35.09%) Web Application Development
6 13 (22.81%) Open Source
7 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.28%) Front End Development
8 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.53%) High Availability
9 6 (10.53%) Integration Testing
9 6 (10.53%) Migration
10 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.02%) Document Management
11 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
11 4 (7.02%) Kanban
11 4 (7.02%) TDD
12 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (92.98%) PHP
2 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.81%) Python
4 6 (10.53%) Java
4 6 (10.53%) Perl
5 5 (8.77%) Ruby
6 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.02%) SQL
7 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.26%) VBA
8 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) ISEB
2 3 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Postfix
1 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Corosync
2 3 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) qmail
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) logstash
2 1 (1.75%) Nagios
2 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
1 9 (15.79%) VMware
2 6 (10.53%) Facebook
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) Twitter
4 2 (3.51%) Zend
5 1 (1.75%) Perforce
5 1 (1.75%) Splunk