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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 151 168 145
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 11 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.32% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 0.79% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 17
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1125 1528 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.58% 40.39% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 711 1054 855
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Edinburgh +6 6 £43,750 +16.66% 2
Glasgow +1 5 £30,000 - 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 22 (78.57%) CSS
3 18 (64.29%) PHP
4 10 (35.71%) HTML5
4 10 (35.71%) CSS3
5 9 (32.14%) MySQL
6 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 7 (25.00%) Linux
7 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (21.43%) Symfony
8 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (21.43%) Java
9 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
9 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
9 5 (17.86%) Zend
9 5 (17.86%) Drupal
9 5 (17.86%) Magento
9 5 (17.86%) Node.js
10 4 (14.29%) Laravel
10 4 (14.29%) WordPress
10 4 (14.29%) Degree
10 4 (14.29%) Content Management
10 4 (14.29%) Subversion
10 4 (14.29%) MVC
11 3 (10.71%) Advertising
11 3 (10.71%) Project Management
11 3 (10.71%) OO
11 3 (10.71%) Apache
11 3 (10.71%) C#

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (17.86%) Drupal
1 5 (17.86%) Node.js
2 4 (14.29%) WordPress
3 3 (10.71%) Apache
4 2 (7.14%) Joomla!
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) CMS
5 1 (3.57%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.71%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Development Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (3.57%) PHP Magento Developer
6 1 (3.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Magento Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) HTML
2 22 (78.57%) CSS
3 10 (35.71%) HTML5
3 10 (35.71%) CSS3
4 6 (21.43%) Symfony
5 4 (14.29%) Laravel
6 3 (10.71%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) XHTML
7 2 (7.14%) .NET
7 2 (7.14%) Sass
7 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.14%) Yii
7 2 (7.14%) iOS SDK
7 2 (7.14%) Java SE
7 2 (7.14%) jQuery
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) Ajax
8 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Content Management
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) OO
5 3 (10.71%) OWASP
5 3 (10.71%) Open Source
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile Development
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (7.14%) Android Development
6 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.57%) People Management
7 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 18 (64.29%) PHP
3 6 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) PHP5
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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