The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 99 96 128
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +32
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 33 47 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.43% 2.07% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 6.66% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 47 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £62,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
612 706 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.48% 31.10% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 537 622 862
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
Berkshire

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 22 July 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 54 (93.10%) PHP
2 38 (65.52%) MySQL
3 36 (62.07%) Linux
4 29 (50.00%) HTML
5 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
5 27 (46.55%) CSS
6 25 (43.10%) Apache
7 22 (37.93%) Web Services
7 22 (37.93%) Drupal
8 21 (36.21%) Open Source
9 20 (34.48%) Perl
9 20 (34.48%) Python
10 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
10 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (32.76%) HTML5
11 18 (31.03%) jQuery
12 17 (29.31%) SQL
13 16 (27.59%) OO
13 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (27.59%) Subversion
14 15 (25.86%) Java
14 15 (25.86%) Opscode Chef
14 15 (25.86%) DevOps
15 14 (24.14%) Ruby
16 13 (22.41%) Ajax
16 13 (22.41%) Scrum
16 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
16 13 (22.41%) SaaS
17 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (20.69%) CSS3

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 25 (43.10%) Apache
2 22 (37.93%) Drupal
3 8 (13.79%) nginx
3 8 (13.79%) Eucalyptus
4 6 (10.34%) CMS
5 4 (6.90%) WordPress
6 2 (3.45%) Alfresco
6 2 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) SaaS
2 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (18.97%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (12.07%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
2 4 (6.90%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) SSH
3 1 (1.72%) FTP
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (65.52%) MySQL
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) SQLite
4 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
2 16 (27.59%) Subversion
3 13 (22.41%) Jenkins
4 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.90%) Bitbucket
6 3 (5.17%) Hudson
6 3 (5.17%) PHPUnit
7 2 (3.45%) Selenium
8 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (6.90%) Interactive Media
1 4 (6.90%) Marketing
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Back Office
3 2 (3.45%) Games
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) French Language
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 26 (44.83%) PHP Developer
3 15 (25.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 13 (22.41%) LAMP Developer
5 11 (18.97%) Web Developer
6 10 (17.24%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (13.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 8 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (12.07%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Administrator
9 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (8.62%) Software Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.90%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Software Programmer
10 4 (6.90%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (6.90%) PHP Programmer
10 4 (6.90%) Web Programmer
10 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.00%) HTML
2 27 (46.55%) CSS
3 22 (37.93%) Web Services
4 19 (32.76%) HTML5
5 18 (31.03%) jQuery
6 13 (22.41%) Ajax
7 12 (20.69%) CSS3
8 11 (18.97%) RESTful
9 9 (15.52%) XML
10 8 (13.79%) Sensu
10 8 (13.79%) .NET
10 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
11 7 (12.07%) REST
12 5 (8.62%) Symfony
13 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (6.90%) JSON
14 2 (3.45%) Ext JS
14 2 (3.45%) Backbone.js
14 2 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (3.45%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Open Source
2 9 (15.52%) Client/Server
3 8 (13.79%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
5 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
6 5 (8.62%) Digital Media
7 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
8 2 (3.45%) Social Media
8 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 36 (62.07%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 6 (10.34%) UNIX
4 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.62%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (27.59%) OO
2 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.86%) DevOps
4 13 (22.41%) Scrum
5 10 (17.24%) MVC
6 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.34%) OOD
9 5 (8.62%) Web Development
9 5 (8.62%) Project Management
9 5 (8.62%) Product Management
9 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (6.90%) OO PHP
10 4 (6.90%) System Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.90%) ITIL
10 4 (6.90%) OOP
10 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 54 (93.10%) PHP
2 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
3 20 (34.48%) Perl
3 20 (34.48%) Python
4 17 (29.31%) SQL
5 15 (25.86%) Java
6 14 (24.14%) Ruby
7 10 (17.24%) C#
8 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.17%) PHP5
10 1 (1.72%) C
10 1 (1.72%) C++
10 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Varnish
2 4 (6.90%) KVM
3 1 (1.72%) Xen
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (25.86%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (18.97%) Puppet
3 8 (13.79%) Cacti
3 8 (13.79%) Ganglia
3 8 (13.79%) OpenView
3 8 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (13.79%) Nagios
4 4 (6.90%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.45%) Opsview
6 1 (1.72%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Splunk
2 8 (13.79%) BMC
3 4 (6.90%) Sun
4 3 (5.17%) Google
4 3 (5.17%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.45%) Facebook
5 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.45%) BEA
5 2 (3.45%) JBoss
5 2 (3.45%) Zend
6 1 (1.72%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
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