The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 132 118 100
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 1.11% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 4.02% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 29
Average salary £38,750 £60,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.41% +69.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
LAMP
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
534 647 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.43% 27.71% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 462 539 647
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LAMP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Reading

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 17 (80.95%) PHP
2 14 (66.67%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 12 (57.14%) MySQL
5 11 (52.38%) CSS
6 10 (47.62%) Ajax
7 9 (42.86%) HTML5
8 8 (38.10%) Linux
9 7 (33.33%) Windows
9 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (28.57%) jQuery
10 6 (28.57%) XML
10 6 (28.57%) SaaS
11 5 (23.81%) SQL
11 5 (23.81%) Apache
11 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
11 5 (23.81%) Drupal
11 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
11 5 (23.81%) Web Development
12 4 (19.05%) Google
12 4 (19.05%) JSON
12 4 (19.05%) Banking
12 4 (19.05%) Subversion
12 4 (19.05%) Ruby
12 4 (19.05%) Open Source
12 4 (19.05%) Finance
12 4 (19.05%) HTTP
12 4 (19.05%) CRM

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 5 (23.81%) Apache
1 5 (23.81%) Drupal
2 3 (14.29%) WordPress
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (9.52%) GitHub
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) BGP
4 1 (4.76%) NetScreen
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) SQLite
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) PHPUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) Ajax
4 9 (42.86%) HTML5
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) CSS3
8 2 (9.52%) Laravel
8 2 (9.52%) Symfony
8 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.76%) OAuth2
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.76%) XSL
9 1 (4.76%) XHTML
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) ExpressJS
9 1 (4.76%) DHTML
9 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Android
3 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) OOP
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) System Testing
6 1 (4.76%) UX Design
6 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (4.76%) Product Management
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) PHP
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) PHP5
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) Kamailio
1 1 (4.76%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) OpenAM
2 1 (4.76%) cPanel
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Plesk
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Zend
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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