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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 61 58 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.93% 1.36% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.89% 3.27% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
173 214 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 32.16% 41.63% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 145 176 160
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Slough

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (90.00%) XML
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (50.00%) Automotive
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (50.00%) Line Management
6 4 (40.00%) MariaDB
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (30.00%) PHP
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Ajax
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) DHTML
8 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (20.00%) IIS
8 2 (20.00%) XSL
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) Windows

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) concrete5
2 1 (10.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) MariaDB
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) DBA
1 7 (70.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) DHTML
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Laravel
5 1 (10.00%) Symfony
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) W3C
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Zend