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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 135 154 147
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 19 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 1.18% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 9
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,849 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +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
1167 1522 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.20% 37.92% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1070 789
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 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +18 12 £33,500 -0.74% 3
Edinburgh +17 7 £55,000 +50.68% 2
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 31 (86.11%) HTML
1 31 (86.11%) CSS
2 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (63.89%) PHP
4 13 (36.11%) MySQL
5 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 10 (27.78%) HTML5
6 10 (27.78%) CSS3
6 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.00%) Linux
7 9 (25.00%) OO
8 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 8 (22.22%) Drupal
8 8 (22.22%) WordPress
9 7 (19.44%) PHP5
9 7 (19.44%) jQuery
9 7 (19.44%) Laravel
9 7 (19.44%) MVC
9 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
10 6 (16.67%) Symfony
10 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) C#
11 5 (13.89%) .NET
11 5 (13.89%) Project Management
11 5 (13.89%) Mercurial
12 4 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (11.11%) Android
12 4 (11.11%) Node.js
12 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
12 4 (11.11%) WCF

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 8 (22.22%) Drupal
1 8 (22.22%) WordPress
2 4 (11.11%) Node.js
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) ExpressionEngine
4 2 (5.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.78%) CMS
5 1 (2.78%) SilverStripe
5 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Magento
2 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Mercurial
3 4 (11.11%) Subversion
4 3 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (11.11%) Advertising
1 4 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (86.11%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) PHP Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Lead PHP Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Chief Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) HTML
1 31 (86.11%) CSS
2 10 (27.78%) HTML5
2 10 (27.78%) CSS3
3 7 (19.44%) jQuery
3 7 (19.44%) Laravel
4 6 (16.67%) Symfony
5 5 (13.89%) .NET
6 4 (11.11%) WCF
6 4 (11.11%) Web Services
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.33%) Flash
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (8.33%) REST
8 2 (5.56%) Yii
8 2 (5.56%) Sass
8 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.56%) XML
9 1 (2.78%) XHTML
9 1 (2.78%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Open Source
1 4 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Android
2 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) OO
3 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 7 (19.44%) MVC
4 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (11.11%) Android Development
6 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 4 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) B2B
7 3 (8.33%) B2C
7 3 (8.33%) Content Management
7 3 (8.33%) Use Case
7 3 (8.33%) DevOps
7 3 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 3 (8.33%) OWASP
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (63.89%) PHP
3 7 (19.44%) PHP5
4 6 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) Java
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) C
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Zend
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Appcelerator
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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