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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 47 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 17 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.47% 0.82% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 2.30% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 10
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
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
153 217 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.22% 35.40% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 141 207 183
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 £26,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 23 September 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Slough

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (95.24%) PHP
2 19 (90.48%) MySQL
3 17 (80.95%) Apache
3 17 (80.95%) Linux
4 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 12 (57.14%) Supplier Management
4 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) Ajax
7 5 (23.81%) Subversion
7 5 (23.81%) JSON
7 5 (23.81%) Drupal
7 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) Web Development
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) CIW
8 4 (19.05%) Multimedia
8 4 (19.05%) REST
8 4 (19.05%) New Media
9 3 (14.29%) OO
10 2 (9.52%) OOP
10 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
10 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
11 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.76%) User Experience
11 1 (4.76%) Node.js
11 1 (4.76%) CSS3

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (80.95%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (19.05%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) PHP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Drupal Developer
3 4 (19.05%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Hosting Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 6 (28.57%) Ajax
3 5 (23.81%) JSON
4 4 (19.05%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) CSS3
5 1 (4.76%) Laravel
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) ExpressJS
5 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) Symfony
5 1 (4.76%) jQuery
5 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) New Media
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Supplier Management
2 4 (19.05%) Web Development
2 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CIW
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Xen
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft