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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 141 147 139
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 20 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.51% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 1.35% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 22
Average salary £42,500 £33,250 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.81% +1.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £28,000 £27,549
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £47,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1094 1183 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.88% 38.08% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 713 817 897
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 18 £42,500 +14.09% 2
Glasgow -24 1 £32,500 +25.00%
Inverclyde - 1 £32,500 -
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 39 (84.78%) MySQL
1 39 (84.78%) Linux
2 38 (82.61%) Apache
3 26 (56.52%) Perl
3 26 (56.52%) Java
4 24 (52.17%) Relational Database
5 23 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 23 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 23 (50.00%) Degree
6 22 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (45.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (45.65%) Web Services
7 21 (45.65%) Tomcat
8 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
8 20 (43.48%) Debian
9 18 (39.13%) Computer Science
10 17 (36.96%) CSS
10 17 (36.96%) HTML
10 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
10 17 (36.96%) PHP
11 16 (34.78%) SOAP
11 16 (34.78%) JSP
11 16 (34.78%) OO
11 16 (34.78%) Project Management
11 16 (34.78%) CGI
12 15 (32.61%) Mentoring
13 14 (30.43%) High Availability
13 14 (30.43%) Internet
13 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
13 14 (30.43%) Servlets

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 38 (82.61%) Apache
2 21 (45.65%) Tomcat
3 7 (15.22%) Drupal
4 5 (10.87%) CMS
4 5 (10.87%) JBoss
5 4 (8.70%) Node.js
6 3 (6.52%) nginx
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
8 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Content Management Server
8 1 (2.17%) Magnolia
8 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Magento
1 3 (6.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) Internet
2 5 (10.87%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) DHCP
3 3 (6.52%) Ethernet
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) InfiniBand
3 3 (6.52%) LDAP
3 3 (6.52%) SNMP
4 2 (4.35%) HTTP
4 2 (4.35%) SMTP
4 2 (4.35%) SSL
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (84.78%) MySQL
2 24 (52.17%) Relational Database
3 23 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.52%) Big Data
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Mercurial
3 3 (6.52%) Hudson
3 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.52%) JIRA
3 3 (6.52%) Trac
4 2 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Software Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Java Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) PHP Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Java Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) Web Services
2 17 (36.96%) CSS
2 17 (36.96%) HTML
3 16 (34.78%) CGI
3 16 (34.78%) JSP
3 16 (34.78%) SOAP
4 14 (30.43%) Servlets
5 11 (23.91%) HTML5
6 8 (17.39%) CSS3
7 7 (15.22%) Symfony
8 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.87%) jQuery
8 5 (10.87%) XML
9 4 (8.70%) JSON
9 4 (8.70%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (6.52%) Ajax
10 3 (6.52%) LEMP Stack
11 2 (4.35%) Google Maps API
11 2 (4.35%) HTML5 Boilerplate
11 2 (4.35%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (39.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.70%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.52%) Grid Computing
4 3 (6.52%) Health Informatics
4 3 (6.52%) Informatics
4 3 (6.52%) Life Science
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (84.78%) Linux
2 21 (45.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (43.48%) Debian
4 6 (13.04%) CentOS
5 5 (10.87%) Windows
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 16 (34.78%) OO
2 16 (34.78%) Project Management
3 15 (32.61%) Mentoring
4 14 (30.43%) Automated Testing
4 14 (30.43%) High Availability
4 14 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 14 (30.43%) Quality Management
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.87%) Time Management
8 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (8.70%) Web Design
8 4 (8.70%) Web Development
9 3 (6.52%) Content Management
9 3 (6.52%) Data Management
9 3 (6.52%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) Java
1 26 (56.52%) Perl
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
2 17 (36.96%) PHP
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.87%) Python
5 3 (6.52%) C
5 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) MCSE
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.52%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) GPFS
1 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Nagios
3 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.17%) Munin
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
1 6 (13.04%) Zend
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Brocade
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) Dell
3 3 (6.52%) IBM
3 3 (6.52%) Opsware
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Remedy
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Facebook
4 2 (4.35%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) Twitter
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe
5 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago