The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 62 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.51% 0.85% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 2.01% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
LAMP
Berkshire

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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
164 249 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.03% 42.20% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 152 224 155
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

LAMP
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Slough region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Slough

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (88.46%) Linux
2 22 (84.62%) MySQL
3 20 (76.92%) XML
4 17 (65.38%) Service Delivery
5 15 (57.69%) Automotive
5 15 (57.69%) SQL
5 15 (57.69%) REST
5 15 (57.69%) Line Management
6 9 (34.62%) MariaDB
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) PHP
9 4 (15.38%) Perl
9 4 (15.38%) Python
9 4 (15.38%) MVC
9 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 4 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (15.38%) Ruby
9 4 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (11.54%) Ajax
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (11.54%) IIS
10 3 (11.54%) XSL
10 3 (11.54%) T-SQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) MySQL
2 9 (34.62%) MariaDB
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (57.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) DBA
1 17 (65.38%) Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) XML
2 15 (57.69%) REST
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (11.54%) XSL
4 3 (11.54%) Ajax
4 3 (11.54%) DHTML
4 3 (11.54%) HTML
4 3 (11.54%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Service Delivery
2 15 (57.69%) Line Management
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 4 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 4 (15.38%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago