The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 79 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 28 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.02% 1.73% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 6.81% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 23
Median salary £61,250 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £38,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%

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
446 558 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.25% 25.34% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 378 494 436
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 58 (80.56%) Linux
2 52 (72.22%) MySQL
3 50 (69.44%) Apache
4 45 (62.50%) PHP
5 35 (48.61%) Perl
6 34 (47.22%) Web Services
6 34 (47.22%) Python
6 34 (47.22%) Puppet
7 33 (45.83%) Bash Shell
7 33 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
8 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
9 25 (34.72%) Oracle
9 25 (34.72%) Red Hat
10 23 (31.94%) TCP/IP
10 23 (31.94%) OOP
11 22 (30.56%) Tomcat
11 22 (30.56%) Data Protection
12 21 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (29.17%) Zend
13 19 (26.39%) Middleware
13 19 (26.39%) WebSphere
13 19 (26.39%) DevOps
14 18 (25.00%) Ruby
15 17 (23.61%) Firewall
15 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (23.61%) Sun
15 17 (23.61%) Windows
15 17 (23.61%) JBoss
15 17 (23.61%) SaaS
15 17 (23.61%) nginx

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (69.44%) Apache
2 22 (30.56%) Tomcat
3 19 (26.39%) WebSphere
4 17 (23.61%) JBoss
4 17 (23.61%) nginx
5 16 (22.22%) WebLogic
6 13 (18.06%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (18.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 12 (16.67%) Drupal
7 12 (16.67%) Eucalyptus
8 3 (4.17%) IIS
8 3 (4.17%) MQSeries
9 2 (2.78%) Confluence
9 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 33 (45.83%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (23.61%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (23.61%) SaaS
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle CX
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.78%) Route 53
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) TCP/IP
2 17 (23.61%) Firewall
3 16 (22.22%) LDAP
4 13 (18.06%) HTTP
4 13 (18.06%) NAS
4 13 (18.06%) SAN
5 3 (4.17%) CTI
5 3 (4.17%) DNS
5 3 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (72.22%) MySQL
2 16 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 13 (18.06%) RDBMS
3 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.78%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.67%) Subversion
3 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.33%) JIRA
5 2 (2.78%) Ant
5 2 (2.78%) FishEye
5 2 (2.78%) Maven
5 2 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Linux Engineer
2 23 (31.94%) Cloud Engineer
3 21 (29.17%) Developer
4 19 (26.39%) Support Engineer
5 16 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
5 16 (22.22%) Applications Support
5 16 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
5 16 (22.22%) Linux Support
5 16 (22.22%) Linux Support Engineer
6 13 (18.06%) Linux Server Engineer
6 13 (18.06%) Senior Developer
6 13 (18.06%) Server Engineer
6 13 (18.06%) Server Support
6 13 (18.06%) Web Applications Engineer
6 13 (18.06%) Web Applications Support
6 13 (18.06%) Web Engineer
6 13 (18.06%) Web Support Engineer
7 12 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 11 (15.28%) PHP Developer
9 10 (13.89%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.22%) Web Services
2 19 (26.39%) Middleware
3 17 (23.61%) LEMP Stack
4 12 (16.67%) Sensu
5 11 (15.28%) CSS
5 11 (15.28%) HTML
6 10 (13.89%) Symfony
7 3 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.78%) ELK Stack
8 2 (2.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 9 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) Fintech
6 2 (2.78%) Blog
6 2 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 58 (80.56%) Linux
2 21 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (23.61%) Windows
4 10 (13.89%) CentOS
5 6 (8.33%) Unix
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (4.17%) Debian
8 2 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) OOP
2 22 (30.56%) Data Protection
3 19 (26.39%) DevOps
4 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (22.22%) Open Source
6 13 (18.06%) Web Operations
7 12 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 12 (16.67%) Open Source Development
8 9 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 9 (12.50%) OO
8 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.72%) High Availability
9 7 (9.72%) MVC
10 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.56%) TDD
11 4 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
12 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) PHP
2 35 (48.61%) Perl
3 34 (47.22%) Python
4 33 (45.83%) Bash Shell
5 18 (25.00%) Ruby
6 13 (18.06%) Java
6 13 (18.06%) PowerShell
7 12 (16.67%) C
7 12 (16.67%) SQL
8 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
8 11 (15.28%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.17%) Tcl
10 2 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) RHCE
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) SCSA
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (16.67%) GlusterFS
2 12 (16.67%) Varnish
3 4 (5.56%) KVM
4 2 (2.78%) Firmware
4 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (47.22%) Puppet
2 14 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (18.06%) OpenAM
4 12 (16.67%) Cacti
4 12 (16.67%) Ganglia
4 12 (16.67%) Nagios
4 12 (16.67%) OpenView
4 12 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (5.56%) Graphite
6 2 (2.78%) Graylog
6 2 (2.78%) Kibana
6 2 (2.78%) logstash
6 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.78%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Oracle
1 25 (34.72%) Red Hat
2 21 (29.17%) Zend
3 17 (23.61%) Sun
4 12 (16.67%) BMC
4 12 (16.67%) Splunk
5 2 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) Veritas
5 2 (2.78%) VMware