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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 45 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 23 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.24% 1.66% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.94% 4.93% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 9
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,300 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
165 203 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.44% 33.72% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 153 193 165
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Slough

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 24 (85.71%) PHP
2 23 (82.14%) MySQL
3 20 (71.43%) Linux
4 17 (60.71%) Apache
5 15 (53.57%) Red Hat
5 15 (53.57%) Supplier Management
5 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) Ajax
9 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.86%) IIS
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (17.86%) Windows
10 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (14.29%) MVC
11 4 (14.29%) XML
11 4 (14.29%) XSL
11 4 (14.29%) C#
11 4 (14.29%) DHTML
11 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
11 4 (14.29%) .NET
12 3 (10.71%) Perl
12 3 (10.71%) CSS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 17 (60.71%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Drupal
4 1 (3.57%) WordPress
4 1 (3.57%) Node.js
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) FTP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (82.14%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Developer
3 9 (32.14%) PHP Developer
4 5 (17.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Web Programmer
5 4 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
5 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Programmer
6 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (7.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.57%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Hosting Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 4 (14.29%) XML
3 4 (14.29%) XSL
3 4 (14.29%) DHTML
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) Symfony
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) Laravel
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) ExpressJS
6 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) New Media
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Supplier Management
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (10.71%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) System Testing
6 1 (3.57%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) PHP
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.71%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CIW
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Xen
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago