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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 122 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 25 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.18% 1.68% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% 6.88% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 36
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £73,750 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
578 581 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.29% 24.45% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 523 497 550
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 88 (80.73%) MySQL
2 83 (76.15%) Linux
3 79 (72.48%) PHP
4 76 (69.72%) Apache
5 54 (49.54%) HTML
6 47 (43.12%) CSS
7 44 (40.37%) JavaScript
8 43 (39.45%) Perl
9 39 (35.78%) HTTP
10 38 (34.86%) jQuery
11 37 (33.94%) Git (software)
12 31 (28.44%) Amazon AWS
13 30 (27.52%) HTML5
14 29 (26.61%) High Availability
14 29 (26.61%) DNS
15 28 (25.69%) CSS3
16 25 (22.94%) Jenkins
17 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (22.02%) Subversion
17 24 (22.02%) Nagios
17 24 (22.02%) Python
17 24 (22.02%) Puppet
18 23 (21.10%) Web Services
18 23 (21.10%) SQL
19 22 (20.18%) XML
20 21 (19.27%) Tomcat
20 21 (19.27%) JBoss
20 21 (19.27%) VMware
21 20 (18.35%) Ajax
21 20 (18.35%) Continuous Integration

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 76 (69.72%) Apache
2 21 (19.27%) JBoss
2 21 (19.27%) Tomcat
3 17 (15.60%) nginx
4 14 (12.84%) OpenStack
4 14 (12.84%) WebLogic
5 12 (11.01%) Apache Spark
6 8 (7.34%) Drupal
7 6 (5.50%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (5.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (5.50%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.75%) CMS
9 2 (1.83%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.83%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.83%) Liferay
10 1 (0.92%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.92%) Confluence
10 1 (0.92%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) GIMP
1 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (28.44%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (17.43%) SaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.92%) GitHub
3 1 (0.92%) PaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Responsys
3 1 (0.92%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 39 (35.78%) HTTP
2 29 (26.61%) DNS
3 16 (14.68%) LDAP
3 16 (14.68%) TCP/IP
4 15 (13.76%) SMTP
5 14 (12.84%) SSL
6 10 (9.17%) BGP
6 10 (9.17%) DHCP
6 10 (9.17%) IPsec
7 7 (6.42%) Firewall
8 6 (5.50%) Internet
8 6 (5.50%) NAS
8 6 (5.50%) SAN
9 1 (0.92%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (80.73%) MySQL
2 15 (13.76%) Hadoop
3 14 (12.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (12.84%) SQLite
4 7 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.75%) Big Data
7 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.83%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.92%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.92%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (33.94%) Git (software)
2 25 (22.94%) Jenkins
3 24 (22.02%) Subversion
4 19 (17.43%) Hudson
5 17 (15.60%) JIRA
6 14 (12.84%) PHPUnit
6 14 (12.84%) Trac
7 7 (6.42%) Selenium
8 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.92%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.83%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Marketing
3 1 (0.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Electronics
3 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 57 (52.29%) Developer
2 54 (49.54%) PHP Developer
3 25 (22.94%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (13.76%) Senior Developer
4 15 (13.76%) Senior PHP Developer
5 14 (12.84%) HTML CSS Developer
5 14 (12.84%) HTML Developer
5 14 (12.84%) XML Developer
6 12 (11.01%) Administrator
7 11 (10.09%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (10.09%) Support Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Applications Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Applications Support
8 10 (9.17%) Applications Support Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Network Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Network Manager
8 10 (9.17%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 10 (9.17%) Senior Applications Support
8 10 (9.17%) Senior IT Support
8 10 (9.17%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (49.54%) HTML
2 47 (43.12%) CSS
3 38 (34.86%) jQuery
4 30 (27.52%) HTML5
5 28 (25.69%) CSS3
6 23 (21.10%) Web Services
7 22 (20.18%) XML
8 20 (18.35%) Ajax
8 20 (18.35%) JSON
9 17 (15.60%) LEMP Stack
10 14 (12.84%) Sphinx
11 12 (11.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (9.17%) AngularJS
12 10 (9.17%) MCollective
12 10 (9.17%) Symfony
13 8 (7.34%) RESTful
14 6 (5.50%) .NET
15 5 (4.59%) LAPP Stack
16 3 (2.75%) REST
16 3 (2.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.83%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) iPad
5 1 (0.92%) Statistics
5 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (76.15%) Linux
2 15 (13.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (11.01%) Android
3 12 (11.01%) Apple iOS
3 12 (11.01%) Debian
4 11 (10.09%) Windows
5 9 (8.26%) Unix
6 8 (7.34%) CentOS
7 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.92%) Fedora
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.92%) SUSE
8 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) High Availability
2 24 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (17.43%) Unit Testing
5 16 (14.68%) Configuration Management
5 16 (14.68%) OOP
6 12 (11.01%) Android Development
6 12 (11.01%) iOS Development
7 11 (10.09%) Incident Management
8 10 (9.17%) MVC
8 10 (9.17%) OO
8 10 (9.17%) OO PHP
9 9 (8.26%) CRM
10 7 (6.42%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.42%) Web Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Regression Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Web Operations
12 4 (3.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (72.48%) PHP
2 44 (40.37%) JavaScript
3 43 (39.45%) Perl
4 24 (22.02%) Python
5 23 (21.10%) SQL
6 15 (13.76%) Java
7 13 (11.93%) Bash Shell
7 13 (11.93%) C++
8 10 (9.17%) PHP 5
9 7 (6.42%) Ruby
10 6 (5.50%) C
10 6 (5.50%) Objective-C
10 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.92%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.92%) AWK
12 1 (0.92%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (13.76%) qmail
2 14 (12.84%) Squid
3 6 (5.50%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.83%) Docker
5 1 (0.92%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.92%) Varnish
5 1 (0.92%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (22.02%) Nagios
1 24 (22.02%) Puppet
2 19 (17.43%) ZABBIX
3 17 (15.60%) logstash
4 15 (13.76%) Cacti
4 15 (13.76%) Ganglia
4 15 (13.76%) Graphite
5 14 (12.84%) collectd
6 6 (5.50%) OpenAM
7 2 (1.83%) Kibana
7 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.92%) Ansible
8 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.92%) OpenView
8 1 (0.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (19.27%) VMware
2 17 (15.60%) Splunk
3 14 (12.84%) Google
3 14 (12.84%) Red Hat
4 11 (10.09%) Cisco
5 9 (8.26%) Oracle
6 6 (5.50%) Sun
7 4 (3.67%) Intel
7 4 (3.67%) Sophos
8 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.83%) Twitter
10 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.92%) BMC
10 1 (0.92%) SAP
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