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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 152 139 141
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 11 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.68% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 1.83% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 17
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1445 1203 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.69% 37.33% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 957 813 833
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,171 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 31 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 -26 8 £36,250 -9.37%
Glasgow -15 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 31 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 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) MySQL
3 15 (51.72%) PHP
4 13 (44.83%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) CSS
5 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
5 12 (41.38%) OO
5 12 (41.38%) Apache
6 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (37.93%) HTML5
7 9 (31.03%) Zend
7 9 (31.03%) CSS3
8 8 (27.59%) CMS
9 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
9 7 (24.14%) Twitter
10 6 (20.69%) Windows
10 6 (20.69%) Regression Testing
10 6 (20.69%) Web Development
10 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Symfony
11 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.24%) Social Media
11 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (17.24%) Google
11 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
11 5 (17.24%) SSL
11 5 (17.24%) Facebook
11 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
12 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (13.79%) NoSQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 12 (41.38%) Apache
2 8 (27.59%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) Drupal
4 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.90%) Facebook Platform
4 2 (6.90%) nginx
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.45%) SugarCRM
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SSL
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) LDAP
3 3 (10.34%) Kerberos
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) TACACS
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 3 (10.34%) IPsec
4 2 (6.90%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) IMAP
5 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) Redis
4 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) Behat
3 2 (6.90%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Electronics
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) PHP Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Software Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Senior PHP Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Development Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) HTML5
4 9 (31.03%) CSS3
5 5 (17.24%) Symfony
5 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) Google Maps API
7 3 (10.34%) JSON
7 3 (10.34%) Zend Framework
7 3 (10.34%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) XML
7 3 (10.34%) Modernizr
7 3 (10.34%) Open Graph
7 3 (10.34%) Sass
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5 Boilerplate
8 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.90%) ZeroMQ
8 2 (6.90%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Social Media
2 3 (10.34%) Open Source
2 3 (10.34%) PKI
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.90%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) OO
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.69%) Regression Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
4 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (13.79%) OOP
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Web Design
6 4 (13.79%) Time Management
7 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
7 3 (10.34%) OWASP
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) PHP
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) PHP5
4 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) Jython
5 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
1 3 (10.34%) CISSP
1 3 (10.34%) RHCE
1 3 (10.34%) GIAC
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (3.45%) Shibboleth
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
1 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.34%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) Capistrano
2 2 (6.90%) Cacti
2 2 (6.90%) Munin
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Zend
2 7 (24.14%) Twitter
3 5 (17.24%) Google
3 5 (17.24%) Facebook
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Sun
5 3 (10.34%) Juniper
5 3 (10.34%) F5
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) JBoss
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