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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 113 106 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 25 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 1.40% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.74% 5.94% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
669 589 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.92% 23.57% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 560 509 619
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 38 (70.37%) PHP
2 33 (61.11%) MySQL
2 33 (61.11%) Linux
3 25 (46.30%) Git (software)
4 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 20 (37.04%) Sun
6 19 (35.19%) HTML
6 19 (35.19%) CSS
6 19 (35.19%) Degree
7 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 16 (29.63%) Python
9 15 (27.78%) Firewall
9 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (25.93%) Oracle Linux
10 14 (25.93%) Jenkins
10 14 (25.93%) Apache
10 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
10 14 (25.93%) Shell Script
10 14 (25.93%) Windows
10 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
10 14 (25.93%) Oracle
10 14 (25.93%) Java
10 14 (25.93%) jQuery
10 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (24.07%) Statistics
11 13 (24.07%) Taleo
11 13 (24.07%) CentOS
11 13 (24.07%) Puppet
11 13 (24.07%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (24.07%) Hadoop

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 14 (25.93%) Apache
2 7 (12.96%) Eucalyptus
3 4 (7.41%) Drupal
4 2 (3.70%) CMS
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Taleo
1 13 (24.07%) Responsys
2 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (16.67%) SaaS
3 9 (16.67%) PaaS
4 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.56%) Google App Engine
4 3 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Firewall
2 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.96%) Internet
4 2 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
5 1 (1.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) NetScreen
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.85%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (61.11%) MySQL
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (24.07%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) SQLite
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (46.30%) Git (software)
2 14 (25.93%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Hudson
4 1 (1.85%) Trac
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.85%) Law
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Developer
1 26 (48.15%) PHP Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Administrator
2 13 (24.07%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior PHP Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 1 (1.85%) IT Support
8 1 (1.85%) Senior IT Support
8 1 (1.85%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Junior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) VoIP Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) HTML
1 19 (35.19%) CSS
2 14 (25.93%) jQuery
3 9 (16.67%) CGI
4 8 (14.81%) HTML5
4 8 (14.81%) Web Services
4 8 (14.81%) CSS3
5 7 (12.96%) Sensu
6 6 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.41%) .NET
8 2 (3.70%) XML
9 1 (1.85%) Sphinx
9 1 (1.85%) Ajax
9 1 (1.85%) JSON
9 1 (1.85%) Sass
9 1 (1.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (24.07%) Statistics
4 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Linux
2 14 (25.93%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Oracle Linux
3 13 (24.07%) CentOS
4 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (3.70%) UNIX
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (20.37%) OOP
3 10 (18.52%) MVC
3 10 (18.52%) Open Source
4 8 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (12.96%) OO
5 7 (12.96%) DevOps
6 6 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.26%) Performance Management
7 5 (9.26%) Line Management
8 4 (7.41%) Android Development
8 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.70%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.70%) CRM
10 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.85%) Project Management
10 1 (1.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) PHP
2 21 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.63%) Python
4 14 (25.93%) Shell Script
4 14 (25.93%) Java
5 12 (22.22%) Perl
6 6 (11.11%) C
7 5 (9.26%) C++
8 4 (7.41%) C#
8 4 (7.41%) PHP5
8 4 (7.41%) VB
9 3 (5.56%) SQL
10 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.70%) sed
10 2 (3.70%) AWK
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL Certification
2 5 (9.26%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware ESX
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (14.81%) VirtualBox
2 5 (9.26%) KVM
3 1 (1.85%) Kamailio
3 1 (1.85%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) Puppet
1 13 (24.07%) Graphite
2 8 (14.81%) Vagrant
3 7 (12.96%) OpenView
3 7 (12.96%) Nagios
3 7 (12.96%) Cacti
3 7 (12.96%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Sun
2 14 (25.93%) Oracle
2 14 (25.93%) Red Hat
3 13 (24.07%) Eloqua
4 10 (18.52%) VMware
4 10 (18.52%) Cisco
5 7 (12.96%) BMC
5 7 (12.96%) Splunk
6 4 (7.41%) Google
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Juniper
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