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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 82 125 96
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -29
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 20 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.64% 1.06% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 3.62% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 49
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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
470 607 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 38.59% 29.14% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 383 554 516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 February 2017.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 44 (84.62%) Linux
2 43 (82.69%) MySQL
3 39 (75.00%) Apache
4 33 (63.46%) PHP
5 26 (50.00%) Python
6 25 (48.08%) Puppet
7 23 (44.23%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (44.23%) Bash Shell
8 22 (42.31%) Perl
8 22 (42.31%) Web Services
9 19 (36.54%) Oracle
9 19 (36.54%) TCP/IP
9 19 (36.54%) Red Hat
9 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
10 16 (30.77%) Data Protection
11 15 (28.85%) Tomcat
11 15 (28.85%) SaaS
12 14 (26.92%) DevOps
12 14 (26.92%) Middleware
12 14 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (26.92%) WebSphere
12 14 (26.92%) Zend
13 13 (25.00%) Sun
13 13 (25.00%) Firewall
13 13 (25.00%) OOP
13 13 (25.00%) Windows
14 12 (23.08%) JBoss
14 12 (23.08%) Java
14 12 (23.08%) Open Source
15 11 (21.15%) CentOS

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 39 (75.00%) Apache
2 15 (28.85%) Tomcat
3 14 (26.92%) WebSphere
4 12 (23.08%) JBoss
5 11 (21.15%) nginx
5 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
6 10 (19.23%) Drupal
7 8 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (15.38%) Eucalyptus
7 8 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (5.77%) IIS
8 3 (5.77%) MQSeries
9 2 (3.85%) CMS
10 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 23 (44.23%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (28.85%) SaaS
3 11 (21.15%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle CX
5 2 (3.85%) GitHub
6 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) TCP/IP
2 13 (25.00%) Firewall
3 11 (21.15%) LDAP
4 8 (15.38%) HTTP
4 8 (15.38%) NAS
4 8 (15.38%) SAN
5 3 (5.77%) DNS
5 3 (5.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (82.69%) MySQL
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.23%) Subversion
3 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
1 18 (34.62%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Cloud Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Support Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Linux Support
3 12 (23.08%) Linux Support Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Applications Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Applications Support
4 11 (21.15%) Applications Support Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Senior Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Administrator
5 10 (19.23%) LAMP Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Lead Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (19.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (19.23%) Senior LAMP Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (15.38%) Web Applications Engineer
6 8 (15.38%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) Web Services
2 14 (26.92%) Middleware
3 11 (21.15%) LEMP Stack
4 8 (15.38%) Sensu
5 7 (13.46%) CSS
5 7 (13.46%) HTML
6 4 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (5.77%) Symfony
7 3 (5.77%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (3.85%) Ajax
8 2 (3.85%) jQuery
9 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Cloud
1 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.77%) Fintech
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (84.62%) Linux
2 14 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (25.00%) Windows
4 11 (21.15%) CentOS
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (7.69%) Unix
7 3 (5.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Data Protection
2 14 (26.92%) DevOps
3 13 (25.00%) OOP
4 12 (23.08%) Open Source
5 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.31%) High Availability
7 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 8 (15.38%) Open Source Development
7 8 (15.38%) Web Operations
8 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.62%) Trend Analysis
10 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
11 3 (5.77%) Front End Development
11 3 (5.77%) MVC
11 3 (5.77%) OO
12 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
12 2 (3.85%) SDLC
12 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) PHP
2 26 (50.00%) Python
3 23 (44.23%) Bash Shell
4 22 (42.31%) Perl
5 12 (23.08%) Java
6 11 (21.15%) Shell Script
7 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 8 (15.38%) Ruby
7 8 (15.38%) SQL
8 7 (13.46%) C
9 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
10 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
10 3 (5.77%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) GlusterFS
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (15.38%) Varnish
2 5 (9.62%) KVM
Systems Management
1 25 (48.08%) Puppet
2 9 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (15.38%) Cacti
3 8 (15.38%) Ganglia
3 8 (15.38%) Nagios
3 8 (15.38%) OpenAM
3 8 (15.38%) OpenView
3 8 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (9.62%) Graphite
5 2 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Oracle
1 19 (36.54%) Red Hat
2 14 (26.92%) Zend
3 13 (25.00%) Sun
4 8 (15.38%) BMC
4 8 (15.38%) Splunk
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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