The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 81 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.24% 0.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £20,500 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
LAMP
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
221 181 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 52.12% 40.58% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 148 155 115
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

LAMP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Portsmouth

LAMP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) PHP4
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) PHP4
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend