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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 139 126 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -28
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 5 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.88% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 3.13% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 36
Average salary £42,500 £67,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +90.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £67,500 £43,750
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
462 703 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.09% 28.26% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 402 581 675
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 December 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (82.35%) PHP
2 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 20 (58.82%) HTML
4 19 (55.88%) CSS
5 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (50.00%) Ajax
6 15 (44.12%) MySQL
6 15 (44.12%) Linux
6 15 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 13 (38.24%) HTML5
8 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
9 10 (29.41%) .NET
9 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
10 9 (26.47%) C#
10 9 (26.47%) Java
10 9 (26.47%) Perl
10 9 (26.47%) Web Services
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
10 9 (26.47%) jQuery
10 9 (26.47%) Open Source
10 9 (26.47%) SaaS
11 8 (23.53%) XML
11 8 (23.53%) Windows
11 8 (23.53%) Python
11 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
11 8 (23.53%) Drupal
11 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (20.59%) SQL Server

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (23.53%) Drupal
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.82%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) Alfresco
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.94%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) WordPress
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) SaaS
2 2 (5.88%) GitHub
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) HTTP
2 3 (8.82%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) LDAP
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) BGP
4 1 (2.94%) Telnet
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) SSH
4 1 (2.94%) NAS
4 1 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) MySQL
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) SQLite
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (17.65%) Subversion
4 4 (11.76%) PHPUnit
4 4 (11.76%) Hudson
5 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.94%) Selenium
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) PHP Developer
3 8 (23.53%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 7 (20.59%) LAMP Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Web Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Programmer
5 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Web Programmer
5 6 (17.65%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (17.65%) PHP Programmer
6 5 (14.71%) Web Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
8 3 (8.82%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Development Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Software Programmer
9 2 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 19 (55.88%) CSS
3 17 (50.00%) Ajax
4 13 (38.24%) HTML5
5 10 (29.41%) .NET
6 9 (26.47%) Web Services
6 9 (26.47%) jQuery
7 8 (23.53%) XML
8 7 (20.59%) RESTful
8 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
9 6 (17.65%) JSON
10 4 (11.76%) Symfony
11 3 (8.82%) Laravel
12 2 (5.88%) OAuth2
12 2 (5.88%) REST
12 2 (5.88%) CSS3
12 2 (5.88%) Spring
13 1 (2.94%) DHTML
13 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
13 1 (2.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Open Source
2 7 (20.59%) Client/Server
2 7 (20.59%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Android
3 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.82%) UNIX
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Solaris
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.59%) Web Development
4 7 (20.59%) OO
4 7 (20.59%) CRM
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (11.76%) MVC
6 4 (11.76%) System Testing
7 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 3 (8.82%) OO PHP
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Content Management
8 2 (5.88%) OOD
8 2 (5.88%) Time Management
8 2 (5.88%) Product Management
8 2 (5.88%) BDD
9 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) PHP
2 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) Perl
4 9 (26.47%) C#
4 9 (26.47%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) Python
6 7 (20.59%) Ruby
7 4 (11.76%) PHP5
8 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Xen
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) Kamailio
1 1 (2.94%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) OpenAM
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Google
3 2 (5.88%) Zend
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) BEA
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter
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