The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 139 147 148
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 17 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.68% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 1.73% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 8
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £67,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
LAMP
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1222 1443 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.32% 39.02% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 765 962 694
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LAMP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Scotland region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Scotland

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Scotland

LAMP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +15 12 £33,500 -50.37% 4
Edinburgh +3 5 £100,000 +205.34%
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 34 (91.89%) HTML
1 34 (91.89%) CSS
2 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
3 26 (70.27%) PHP
4 16 (43.24%) MySQL
5 14 (37.84%) OO
6 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
8 10 (27.03%) jQuery
8 10 (27.03%) WordPress
8 10 (27.03%) Linux
9 9 (24.32%) MVC
9 9 (24.32%) HTML5
9 9 (24.32%) CSS3
10 8 (21.62%) Laravel
10 8 (21.62%) PHP5
10 8 (21.62%) Drupal
10 8 (21.62%) .NET
10 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
10 8 (21.62%) C#
11 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
11 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
11 7 (18.92%) Marketing
11 7 (18.92%) Web Development
12 6 (16.22%) WCF
12 6 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (16.22%) ExpressionEngine
12 6 (16.22%) REST
12 6 (16.22%) User Experience
12 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (27.03%) WordPress
2 8 (21.62%) Drupal
3 6 (16.22%) ExpressionEngine
4 5 (13.51%) IIS
5 4 (10.81%) Apache
6 3 (8.11%) CMS
6 3 (8.11%) Node.js
7 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (8.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
4 3 (8.11%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (18.92%) Marketing
2 5 (13.51%) Back Office
3 3 (8.11%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) PHP Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Web Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Lead Developer
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Lead PHP Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Chief Technology Officer
8 1 (2.70%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Chief Information Officer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) HTML
1 34 (91.89%) CSS
2 10 (27.03%) jQuery
3 9 (24.32%) HTML5
3 9 (24.32%) CSS3
4 8 (21.62%) Laravel
4 8 (21.62%) .NET
5 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
6 6 (16.22%) Web Services
6 6 (16.22%) Flash
6 6 (16.22%) WCF
6 6 (16.22%) REST
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (13.51%) Symfony
8 2 (5.41%) Yii
8 2 (5.41%) Sass
8 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.41%) XHTML
8 2 (5.41%) XML
9 1 (2.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) Digital Media
3 4 (10.81%) Open Source
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Android
2 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) OO
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (18.92%) Web Development
5 6 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) B2B
6 5 (13.51%) B2C
6 5 (13.51%) CRM
6 5 (13.51%) Use Case
6 5 (13.51%) Android Development
6 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
6 5 (13.51%) DevOps
7 4 (10.81%) Content Management
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) OOP
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) People Management
8 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) JavaScript
2 26 (70.27%) PHP
3 8 (21.62%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) PHP5
4 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) C
6 2 (5.41%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.51%) Appcelerator
2 3 (8.11%) Zend
3 1 (2.70%) Twitter
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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Salary: £34000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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