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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 160 165 128
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -37
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 7 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.30% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.80% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 20
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
1176 1379 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.70% 37.37% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 724 910 774
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 September 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 September 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 +7 7 £32,500 +18.18% 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (84.00%) HTML
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (80.00%) CSS
3 14 (56.00%) PHP
4 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (36.00%) MySQL
6 8 (32.00%) Java
7 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) Magento
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) HTML5
7 7 (28.00%) CSS3
8 5 (20.00%) Node.js
8 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (20.00%) Zend
8 5 (20.00%) Content Management
9 4 (16.00%) Subversion
9 4 (16.00%) Java SE
9 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (16.00%) Symfony
9 4 (16.00%) Android
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) XHTML
9 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
9 4 (16.00%) Android Development
10 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
10 3 (12.00%) Laravel
10 3 (12.00%) C#

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (8.00%) Drupal
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.00%) Content Management Server
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
3 1 (4.00%) SilverStripe
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Android Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Development Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Magento Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 20 (80.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) CSS3
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
4 5 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) XHTML
5 4 (16.00%) Java SE
5 4 (16.00%) Symfony
6 3 (12.00%) Laravel
7 2 (8.00%) Yii
7 2 (8.00%) iOS SDK
7 2 (8.00%) .NET
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
8 1 (4.00%) Zend Framework
8 1 (4.00%) Ajax
8 1 (4.00%) Sass
8 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Content Management
4 4 (16.00%) Android Development
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (12.00%) OWASP
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) PHP
3 8 (32.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) PHP5
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago