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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 117 121 112
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 28 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 0.80% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.45% 2.56% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 27
Average salary £52,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
629 663 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.27% 31.21% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 570 573 875
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £70,000
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 17 April 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 51 (98.08%) PHP
2 34 (65.38%) Linux
3 33 (63.46%) MySQL
4 27 (51.92%) Apache
5 21 (40.38%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (38.46%) Drupal
6 20 (38.46%) Open Source
7 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
7 19 (36.54%) HTML
8 17 (32.69%) Perl
8 17 (32.69%) Web Services
8 17 (32.69%) Python
8 17 (32.69%) Scrum
8 17 (32.69%) SaaS
8 17 (32.69%) Puppet
8 17 (32.69%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (30.77%) Ruby
10 15 (28.85%) CSS
10 15 (28.85%) Subversion
11 14 (26.92%) Nagios
11 14 (26.92%) Configuration Management
11 14 (26.92%) OpenView
11 14 (26.92%) BMC
11 14 (26.92%) Splunk
11 14 (26.92%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (26.92%) Cacti
11 14 (26.92%) Ganglia
12 13 (25.00%) nginx
12 13 (25.00%) PaaS
12 13 (25.00%) Eucalyptus

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (51.92%) Apache
2 20 (38.46%) Drupal
3 13 (25.00%) nginx
3 13 (25.00%) Eucalyptus
4 2 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.69%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (32.69%) SaaS
2 14 (26.92%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (63.46%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
2 15 (28.85%) Subversion
3 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
3 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Development Manager
5 10 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Administrator
7 6 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (11.54%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (9.62%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
10 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.77%) Support Specialist
10 3 (5.77%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Specialist
10 3 (5.77%) Principal Systems Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Head of Development
10 3 (5.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) HTML
2 17 (32.69%) Web Services
3 15 (28.85%) CSS
4 7 (13.46%) CSS3
4 7 (13.46%) HTML5
5 5 (9.62%) REST
5 5 (9.62%) Symfony
6 4 (7.69%) jQuery
6 4 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (3.85%) WAMP
7 2 (3.85%) Laravel
8 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.92%) SOAP
8 1 (1.92%) Ext JS
8 1 (1.92%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (1.92%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Open Source
2 6 (11.54%) Digital Media
2 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (65.38%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) UNIX
3 3 (5.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Scrum
2 14 (26.92%) Configuration Management
3 11 (21.15%) Migration
3 11 (21.15%) TDD
3 11 (21.15%) BDD
4 9 (17.31%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (15.38%) OO
6 6 (11.54%) Project Management
6 6 (11.54%) MVC
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.62%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (7.69%) Product Management
8 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.69%) Identity Management
8 4 (7.69%) ITIL
8 4 (7.69%) OOP
9 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) PHP
2 17 (32.69%) Perl
2 17 (32.69%) Python
3 16 (30.77%) Ruby
4 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 9 (17.31%) Java
6 5 (9.62%) C
6 5 (9.62%) C++
6 5 (9.62%) PHP5
6 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.85%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Varnish
2 4 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (40.38%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (32.69%) Puppet
3 14 (26.92%) OpenView
3 14 (26.92%) Nagios
3 14 (26.92%) Cacti
3 14 (26.92%) Ganglia
4 13 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (7.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) BMC
1 14 (26.92%) Splunk
2 6 (11.54%) Sun
3 5 (9.62%) Zend
4 4 (7.69%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
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