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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 156 152 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -32
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 22 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.42% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 1.04% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 39
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1541 1254 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.05% 40.24% 35.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 746 1008
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -5 9 £35,000 - 1
Edinburgh -19 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Aberdeen - 3 £35,000 -
Dundee - 1 £32,500 -
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (76.74%) PHP
2 31 (72.09%) Linux
3 22 (51.16%) MySQL
4 20 (46.51%) HTML
5 17 (39.53%) CSS
5 17 (39.53%) Apache
6 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
6 16 (37.21%) Zend
7 15 (34.88%) HTML5
8 14 (32.56%) OO
8 14 (32.56%) MongoDB
8 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (32.56%) Twitter
9 12 (27.91%) Facebook
9 12 (27.91%) Symfony
9 12 (27.91%) CSS3
10 11 (25.58%) Open Source
10 11 (25.58%) jQuery
10 11 (25.58%) Google
10 11 (25.58%) Python
10 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
11 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
11 9 (20.93%) CMS
12 8 (18.60%) OOP
13 7 (16.28%) XML
13 7 (16.28%) Web Design
13 7 (16.28%) TDD
13 7 (16.28%) Time Management
13 7 (16.28%) CodeIgniter
13 7 (16.28%) Drupal

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (39.53%) Apache
2 9 (20.93%) CMS
3 7 (16.28%) Drupal
4 6 (13.95%) SugarCRM
5 5 (11.63%) nginx
5 5 (11.63%) Apache Solr
5 5 (11.63%) Facebook Platform
5 5 (11.63%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (6.98%) Node.js
6 3 (6.98%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon S3
2 3 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) LDAP
1 3 (6.98%) Kerberos
1 3 (6.98%) DNS
1 3 (6.98%) SSL
1 3 (6.98%) TACACS
1 3 (6.98%) IPsec
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) IMAP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) MySQL
2 14 (32.56%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
4 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
4 5 (11.63%) Redis
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) Mercurial
3 5 (11.63%) PHPUnit
3 5 (11.63%) Behat
3 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.95%) Legal
2 5 (11.63%) Advertising
3 3 (6.98%) Electronics
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Web Developer
3 8 (18.60%) PHP Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Tester
5 6 (13.95%) Software Tester
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Database Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior PHP Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) HTML
2 17 (39.53%) CSS
3 15 (34.88%) HTML5
4 12 (27.91%) Symfony
4 12 (27.91%) CSS3
5 11 (25.58%) jQuery
5 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
6 7 (16.28%) XML
6 7 (16.28%) CodeIgniter
6 7 (16.28%) JSON
6 7 (16.28%) Open Graph
6 7 (16.28%) HTML5 Boilerplate
6 7 (16.28%) Sass
7 6 (13.95%) Modernizr
7 6 (13.95%) Google Maps API
7 6 (13.95%) Web Services
7 6 (13.95%) Middleware
8 5 (11.63%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (11.63%) Yii
8 5 (11.63%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Open Source
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Social Media
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) PKI
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Android
2 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) OO
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
3 8 (18.60%) OOP
4 7 (16.28%) Web Design
4 7 (16.28%) TDD
4 7 (16.28%) Time Management
4 7 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (13.95%) OO PHP
5 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Web Development
5 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
5 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.95%) Regression Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
6 5 (11.63%) BDD
7 4 (9.30%) Change Control
8 3 (6.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) PHP
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) Python
4 6 (13.95%) Jython
5 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.30%) Java
6 4 (9.30%) C++
7 3 (6.98%) PHP5
8 1 (2.33%) SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) CISSP
2 3 (6.98%) GIAC
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Zend
2 14 (32.56%) Twitter
3 12 (27.91%) Facebook
4 11 (25.58%) Google
5 6 (13.95%) JBoss
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco
6 3 (6.98%) Sun
6 3 (6.98%) Juniper
6 3 (6.98%) VMware
6 3 (6.98%) F5
7 1 (2.33%) Adobe
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