The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 160 132 134
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 12 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.33% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% 1.61% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 17
Average salary £36,250 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,750 £43,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1445 1239 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.85% 38.10% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 968 853 875
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
UK

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
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 22 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -20 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Glasgow -13 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Aberdeen - 1 £44,000 -
Dundee - 1 £35,000 - 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 21 (60.00%) PHP
3 18 (51.43%) HTML
4 17 (48.57%) MySQL
5 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 15 (42.86%) OO
5 15 (42.86%) CSS
6 13 (37.14%) Apache
6 13 (37.14%) HTML5
7 12 (34.29%) Zend
8 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (28.57%) Twitter
10 9 (25.71%) CSS3
10 9 (25.71%) jQuery
11 8 (22.86%) Google
11 8 (22.86%) Social Media
11 8 (22.86%) CMS
11 8 (22.86%) Symfony
11 8 (22.86%) Facebook
11 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
12 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
12 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
12 7 (20.00%) Open Source
13 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
13 6 (17.14%) Web Development
13 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
13 6 (17.14%) Windows
13 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
13 6 (17.14%) OO PHP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 13 (37.14%) Apache
2 8 (22.86%) CMS
3 5 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (14.29%) Facebook Platform
3 5 (14.29%) nginx
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 3 (8.57%) Drupal
5 2 (5.71%) SugarCRM
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) SSL
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) LDAP
3 3 (8.57%) TACACS
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) IPsec
3 3 (8.57%) Kerberos
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) IMAP
4 2 (5.71%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) MySQL
2 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.29%) Redis
3 5 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 5 (14.29%) Behat
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 5 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 3 (8.57%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) PHP Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Software Tester
4 6 (17.14%) Tester
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Security Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Development Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
9 1 (2.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 1 (2.86%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (2.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) HTML
2 15 (42.86%) CSS
3 13 (37.14%) HTML5
4 9 (25.71%) CSS3
4 9 (25.71%) jQuery
5 8 (22.86%) Symfony
5 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
6 5 (14.29%) Ember.js
6 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (14.29%) ZeroMQ
6 5 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (14.29%) Yii
6 5 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 5 (14.29%) Laravel
7 3 (8.57%) Sass
7 3 (8.57%) HTML5 Boilerplate
7 3 (8.57%) Modernizr
7 3 (8.57%) Open Graph
7 3 (8.57%) Middleware
7 3 (8.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Social Media
2 7 (20.00%) Open Source
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 3 (8.57%) PKI
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) OO
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Web Development
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
4 6 (17.14%) OO PHP
5 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.29%) BDD
6 4 (11.43%) Time Management
6 4 (11.43%) Web Design
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) OOP
6 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (8.57%) Change Control
7 3 (8.57%) SIEM
7 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) PHP
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.43%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) PHP5
5 2 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Jython
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) GIAC
1 3 (8.57%) CISSP
1 3 (8.57%) RHCE
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Capistrano
2 3 (8.57%) Ansible
2 3 (8.57%) Vagrant
2 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.57%) Puppet
3 2 (5.71%) Cacti
3 2 (5.71%) Munin
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Zend
2 10 (28.57%) Twitter
3 8 (22.86%) Google
3 8 (22.86%) Facebook
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) F5
5 3 (8.57%) Juniper
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) Sun
6 2 (5.71%) JBoss
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
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