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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 110 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 31 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.23% 1.13% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.75% 3.74% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 23
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,250 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
539 695 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.43% 30.32% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 455 607 727
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 42 (87.50%) PHP
2 33 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 31 (64.58%) HTML
4 30 (62.50%) CSS
5 26 (54.17%) MySQL
6 23 (47.92%) HTML5
7 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (45.83%) Ajax
8 21 (43.75%) jQuery
8 21 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (41.67%) SQL
10 19 (39.58%) Linux
11 14 (29.17%) OO
12 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
13 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 12 (25.00%) RESTful
13 12 (25.00%) C#
13 12 (25.00%) Web Services
13 12 (25.00%) Java
13 12 (25.00%) Drupal
13 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
13 12 (25.00%) Subversion
14 11 (22.92%) Degree
14 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
14 11 (22.92%) Open Source
14 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (20.83%) CSS3
15 10 (20.83%) Client/Server
15 10 (20.83%) Perl
15 10 (20.83%) XML

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (25.00%) Drupal
2 5 (10.42%) CMS
2 5 (10.42%) Apache
2 5 (10.42%) WordPress
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.17%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.08%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (4.17%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) Telnet
3 1 (2.08%) SSH
3 1 (2.08%) FTP
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQLite
3 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
2 12 (25.00%) Subversion
2 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (12.50%) PHPUnit
4 6 (12.50%) Hudson
5 3 (6.25%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.58%) Banking
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
2 4 (8.33%) Interactive Media
3 2 (4.17%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) French Language
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 29 (60.42%) PHP Developer
3 16 (33.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 14 (29.17%) LAMP Developer
5 13 (27.08%) Web Developer
6 11 (22.92%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Software Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 6 (12.50%) Programmer
8 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
8 6 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
8 6 (12.50%) Web Programmer
9 5 (10.42%) Web Engineer
10 4 (8.33%) Software Programmer
10 4 (8.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Graduate
10 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) HTML
2 30 (62.50%) CSS
3 23 (47.92%) HTML5
4 22 (45.83%) Ajax
5 21 (43.75%) jQuery
6 12 (25.00%) RESTful
6 12 (25.00%) Web Services
7 10 (20.83%) XML
7 10 (20.83%) .NET
7 10 (20.83%) CSS3
8 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
9 8 (16.67%) JSON
10 5 (10.42%) Symfony
10 5 (10.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (8.33%) REST
12 2 (4.17%) Spring
12 2 (4.17%) Ext JS
12 2 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (4.17%) CakePHP
12 2 (4.17%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Open Source
2 10 (20.83%) Client/Server
3 9 (18.75%) Mobile Computing
4 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 7 (14.58%) Mobile App
6 6 (12.50%) Blackberry
7 5 (10.42%) User Experience
8 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.17%) Social Media
8 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
9 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
9 1 (2.08%) Web 2.0
9 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) Windows
3 7 (14.58%) Android
3 7 (14.58%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (29.17%) OO
4 12 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (18.75%) Scrum
6 8 (16.67%) MVC
6 8 (16.67%) Web Development
6 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.58%) OOP
7 7 (14.58%) CRM
8 6 (12.50%) OOD
9 4 (8.33%) SEO
9 4 (8.33%) System Testing
9 4 (8.33%) OO PHP
10 3 (6.25%) TDD
11 2 (4.17%) Content Management
11 2 (4.17%) Time Management
11 2 (4.17%) Web Application Development
11 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.17%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) PHP
2 33 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 20 (41.67%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) C#
4 12 (25.00%) Java
5 10 (20.83%) Perl
5 10 (20.83%) Python
6 7 (14.58%) Ruby
7 3 (6.25%) PHP5
8 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Xen
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Opsview
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) Plesk
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) BEA
3 2 (4.17%) Facebook
4 1 (2.08%) Twitter
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Zend
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