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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 126 140 147
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 22 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.64% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.85% 1.57% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 1
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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
1191 1340 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.68% 41.03% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 855 855 724
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +10 17 £38,250 +17.69%
Glasgow +5 5 £27,500 -59.25% 5
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 28 (77.78%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (75.00%) CSS
3 23 (63.89%) PHP
4 18 (50.00%) MySQL
5 17 (47.22%) OO
6 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (33.33%) MVC
8 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
9 10 (27.78%) REST
9 10 (27.78%) Marketing
9 10 (27.78%) jQuery
9 10 (27.78%) Flash
10 9 (25.00%) WordPress
11 8 (22.22%) Web Development
11 8 (22.22%) Linux
11 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 8 (22.22%) .NET
11 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 8 (22.22%) DevOps
12 7 (19.44%) C#
12 7 (19.44%) Degree
12 7 (19.44%) Laravel
12 7 (19.44%) PHP5
12 7 (19.44%) ExpressionEngine
13 6 (16.67%) Digital Media
13 6 (16.67%) Appcelerator
13 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
13 6 (16.67%) Android Development
13 6 (16.67%) iOS Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (25.00%) WordPress
2 7 (19.44%) ExpressionEngine
3 5 (13.89%) IIS
3 5 (13.89%) Drupal
4 4 (11.11%) Apache
5 3 (8.33%) CMS
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) MySQL
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (27.78%) Marketing
2 5 (13.89%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) PHP Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Lead PHP Developer
4 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Chief Technology Officer
7 2 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Magento Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) CSS
3 10 (27.78%) REST
3 10 (27.78%) jQuery
3 10 (27.78%) Flash
4 8 (22.22%) .NET
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 7 (19.44%) Laravel
6 6 (16.67%) WCF
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (13.89%) XHTML
8 4 (11.11%) XML
8 4 (11.11%) SOAP
9 2 (5.56%) Ajax
10 1 (2.78%) Zend Framework
10 1 (2.78%) Symfony
10 1 (2.78%) YUI
10 1 (2.78%) HTML5
10 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 3 (8.33%) Replication
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Open Source
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) OO
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) Web Development
4 8 (22.22%) DevOps
5 6 (16.67%) Android Development
5 6 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 6 (16.67%) Use Case
5 6 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (13.89%) SEO
6 5 (13.89%) OOP
6 5 (13.89%) CRM
6 5 (13.89%) B2B
6 5 (13.89%) B2C
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) Database Tuning
8 2 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (63.89%) PHP
3 7 (19.44%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) PHP5
4 6 (16.67%) Ruby
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Ansible
1 3 (8.33%) Nagios
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
1 3 (8.33%) Cacti
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.33%) Vagrant
2 2 (5.56%) Munin
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Appcelerator
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Zend
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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