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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 42 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 25 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.58% 1.82% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.53% 5.26% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 9
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,750 £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
161 209 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.49% 34.60% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 148 198 153
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 24 October 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Slough

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 (80.00%) PHP
1 24 (80.00%) MySQL
2 22 (73.33%) Linux
3 17 (56.67%) Apache
4 15 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 15 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) Ajax
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.67%) IIS
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (16.67%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) MVC
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 4 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (13.33%) Ruby
9 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Python
9 4 (13.33%) XSL
9 4 (13.33%) Perl

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (56.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) Drupal
4 1 (3.33%) WordPress
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.33%) Automotive
1 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Developer
3 9 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) PHP Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Web Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Hosting Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Drupal Developer
7 1 (3.33%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) Ajax
3 5 (16.67%) XML
4 4 (13.33%) XSL
4 4 (13.33%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (13.33%) DHTML
5 3 (10.00%) CSS
6 2 (6.67%) JSON
6 2 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (3.33%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) Laravel
7 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.33%) ExpressJS
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.33%) Symfony
7 1 (3.33%) jQuery
7 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) New Media
1 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) System Testing
7 1 (3.33%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) PHP
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) Perl
4 4 (13.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.33%) Python
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CIW
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Xen
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.33%) VMware
2 1 (3.33%) Google
2 1 (3.33%) Twitter
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago