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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 126 131 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -35
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 15 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.40% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 1.33% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 32
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,800 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £57,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
450 751 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.42% 30.37% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 386 650 670
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 October 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 44 (89.80%) PHP
2 33 (67.35%) JavaScript
3 32 (65.31%) HTML
4 30 (61.22%) CSS
5 27 (55.10%) MySQL
6 23 (46.94%) Ajax
7 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (44.90%) HTML5
8 20 (40.82%) jQuery
8 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (40.82%) SQL
8 20 (40.82%) Linux
9 14 (28.57%) OO
10 13 (26.53%) C#
10 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
11 12 (24.49%) RESTful
11 12 (24.49%) Java
11 12 (24.49%) Web Services
11 12 (24.49%) Drupal
11 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
12 11 (22.45%) Subversion
12 11 (22.45%) XML
12 11 (22.45%) .NET
12 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
12 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
12 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (20.41%) Open Source
13 10 (20.41%) Python
13 10 (20.41%) Client/Server
13 10 (20.41%) Perl

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (24.49%) Drupal
2 6 (12.24%) Apache
3 5 (10.20%) CMS
3 5 (10.20%) WordPress
4 2 (4.08%) Alfresco
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) SaaS
2 2 (4.08%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) HTTP
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Telnet
3 1 (2.04%) SSH
3 1 (2.04%) FTP
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) MySQL
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.24%) SQLite
4 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.45%) Subversion
2 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (12.24%) PHPUnit
3 6 (12.24%) Hudson
4 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Banking
1 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
2 4 (8.16%) Interactive Media
3 2 (4.08%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (79.59%) Developer
2 31 (63.27%) PHP Developer
3 16 (32.65%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 14 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 14 (28.57%) LAMP Developer
5 12 (24.49%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (16.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 7 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
7 7 (14.29%) Web Programmer
7 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Programmer
8 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
8 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Web Engineer
10 4 (8.16%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Graduate
10 4 (8.16%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (8.16%) MySQL Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) HTML
2 30 (61.22%) CSS
3 23 (46.94%) Ajax
4 22 (44.90%) HTML5
5 20 (40.82%) jQuery
6 12 (24.49%) Web Services
6 12 (24.49%) RESTful
7 11 (22.45%) XML
7 11 (22.45%) .NET
8 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
8 9 (18.37%) CSS3
9 8 (16.33%) JSON
10 6 (12.24%) Symfony
11 5 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (6.12%) REST
13 2 (4.08%) CodeIgniter
13 2 (4.08%) CakePHP
13 2 (4.08%) Spring
13 2 (4.08%) OAuth2
13 2 (4.08%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Client/Server
1 10 (20.41%) Open Source
2 9 (18.37%) Mobile Computing
3 7 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
5 5 (10.20%) User Experience
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.08%) Social Media
6 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
7 1 (2.04%) Web 2.0
7 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 7 (14.29%) Android
3 7 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.12%) UNIX
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Solaris
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (28.57%) OO
4 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 9 (18.37%) Web Development
6 8 (16.33%) MVC
6 8 (16.33%) Scrum
7 7 (14.29%) OOP
7 7 (14.29%) CRM
7 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.24%) OOD
9 5 (10.20%) System Testing
10 4 (8.16%) SEO
10 4 (8.16%) OO PHP
11 3 (6.12%) TDD
12 2 (4.08%) Content Management
12 2 (4.08%) Time Management
12 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
12 2 (4.08%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) PHP
2 33 (67.35%) JavaScript
3 20 (40.82%) SQL
4 13 (26.53%) C#
5 12 (24.49%) Java
6 10 (20.41%) Perl
6 10 (20.41%) Python
7 7 (14.29%) Ruby
8 4 (8.16%) PHP5
9 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Xen
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Nagios
1 1 (2.04%) Plesk
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
1 1 (2.04%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (4.08%) Zend
3 2 (4.08%) Facebook
3 2 (4.08%) BEA
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: - Salary excellent + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago