The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 227 187 175
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 236 320 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.13% 1.40% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 3.67% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 196 285 339
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7532 8728 8417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.93% 38.11% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6501 7687 7509
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LAMP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LAMP Salary Trend in the South East

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the South East

LAMP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -38 66 £45,000 +28.57% 16
Berkshire -4 51 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Surrey +30 39 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +21 25 £30,000 -29.41% 4
East Sussex -5 24 £33,750 +22.72% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 13 £47,500 +11.76% 4
West Sussex -22 9 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Kent +14 8 £37,500 +25.00% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 444 (82.99%) PHP
2 360 (67.29%) MySQL
3 349 (65.23%) JavaScript
4 314 (58.69%) HTML
5 307 (57.38%) Linux
6 305 (57.01%) CSS
7 195 (36.45%) Apache
8 191 (35.70%) jQuery
9 190 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
10 178 (33.27%) Git (software)
11 143 (26.73%) MVC
12 132 (24.67%) SQL
13 124 (23.18%) HTML5
14 118 (22.06%) Java
15 113 (21.12%) OO
16 103 (19.25%) CSS3
17 98 (18.32%) Jenkins
17 98 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
18 97 (18.13%) Web Services
19 94 (17.57%) OOP
19 94 (17.57%) Windows
20 89 (16.64%) Web Development
21 85 (15.89%) Zend
22 84 (15.70%) Degree
23 83 (15.51%) Subversion
24 81 (15.14%) Python
25 80 (14.95%) Software Engineering
26 74 (13.83%) Ajax
27 70 (13.08%) PHP5
27 70 (13.08%) Open Source

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 195 (36.45%) Apache
2 69 (12.90%) CMS
3 58 (10.84%) WordPress
4 57 (10.65%) Drupal
5 31 (5.79%) IIS
6 28 (5.23%) nginx
7 24 (4.49%) Joomla!
8 21 (3.93%) Apache Solr
8 21 (3.93%) Node.js
9 14 (2.62%) TYPO3
10 11 (2.06%) concrete5
11 10 (1.87%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (1.68%) Eucalyptus
13 7 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
14 6 (1.12%) OpenStack
14 6 (1.12%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.75%) Confluence
16 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
16 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.93%) MS Project
4 4 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Magento
2 6 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (7.10%) SaaS
3 12 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (2.06%) Taleo
4 11 (2.06%) PaaS
4 11 (2.06%) Responsys
4 11 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.50%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.93%) GitHub
7 4 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.75%) Route 53
8 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.56%) Trello
8 3 (0.56%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.56%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.37%) Joyent
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.48%) Firewall
2 31 (5.79%) DNS
3 19 (3.55%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.18%) SAN
5 15 (2.80%) NetScreen
5 15 (2.80%) Internet
5 15 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (2.06%) Intranet
6 11 (2.06%) VPN
7 9 (1.68%) HTTP
8 8 (1.50%) LAN
9 6 (1.12%) VoIP
9 6 (1.12%) WAN
9 6 (1.12%) Network Security
10 5 (0.93%) SSH
10 5 (0.93%) DHCP
11 4 (0.75%) OSPF
11 4 (0.75%) BGP
12 3 (0.56%) EIGRP
12 3 (0.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (67.29%) MySQL
2 55 (10.28%) SQL Server
3 30 (5.61%) MongoDB
4 20 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (2.06%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.75%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.56%) Redis
8 3 (0.56%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.19%) QlikView
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 178 (33.27%) Git (software)
2 98 (18.32%) Jenkins
3 83 (15.51%) Subversion
4 55 (10.28%) Selenium
5 49 (9.16%) JMeter
6 46 (8.60%) WebDriver
7 45 (8.41%) JIRA
8 32 (5.98%) PHPUnit
9 20 (3.74%) Maven
10 14 (2.62%) Grunt
11 6 (1.12%) Bower
12 5 (0.93%) gulp
12 5 (0.93%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
13 4 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.56%) Bugzilla
14 3 (0.56%) Trac
14 3 (0.56%) Hudson
14 3 (0.56%) Redmine
14 3 (0.56%) webpack
General
1 37 (6.92%) Marketing
2 26 (4.86%) Finance
3 16 (2.99%) Games
4 14 (2.62%) Retail
5 6 (1.12%) French Language
5 6 (1.12%) German Language
5 6 (1.12%) Italian Language
5 6 (1.12%) Spanish Language
6 4 (0.75%) Publishing
6 4 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.19%) Electronics
7 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.19%) Automotive
7 1 (0.19%) Law
7 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 330 (61.68%) Developer
2 192 (35.89%) PHP Developer
3 83 (15.51%) Web Developer
4 81 (15.14%) Senior Developer
5 50 (9.35%) Software Engineer
6 47 (8.79%) Senior PHP Developer
7 46 (8.60%) Administrator
8 45 (8.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 39 (7.29%) PHP Web Developer
10 33 (6.17%) LAMP Developer
11 30 (5.61%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 30 (5.61%) Systems Administrator
12 21 (3.93%) Senior Software Engineer
13 18 (3.36%) Front-End Developer
14 17 (3.18%) Java Developer
14 17 (3.18%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (3.18%) DBA
14 17 (3.18%) Software Developer
14 17 (3.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 17 (3.18%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (58.69%) HTML
2 305 (57.01%) CSS
3 191 (35.70%) jQuery
4 124 (23.18%) HTML5
5 103 (19.25%) CSS3
6 97 (18.13%) Web Services
7 74 (13.83%) Ajax
8 70 (13.08%) Laravel
9 66 (12.34%) Symfony
10 44 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 41 (7.66%) .NET
12 35 (6.54%) AngularJS
13 34 (6.36%) CodeIgniter
14 33 (6.17%) SOAP
15 32 (5.98%) XML
16 29 (5.42%) Sass
17 26 (4.86%) REST
17 26 (4.86%) JSON
18 23 (4.30%) XHTML
19 19 (3.55%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.22%) Computer Science
2 28 (5.23%) User Experience
3 21 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.99%) W3C
5 14 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.43%) Mathematics
7 12 (2.24%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.24%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.06%) Replication
8 11 (2.06%) Statistics
9 9 (1.68%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.31%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.75%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.75%) Social Gaming
12 3 (0.56%) Kindle
12 3 (0.56%) Wiki
12 3 (0.56%) Blog
13 2 (0.37%) Social Media
13 2 (0.37%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 307 (57.38%) Linux
2 94 (17.57%) Windows
3 36 (6.73%) CentOS
4 24 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.43%) Android
5 13 (2.43%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.24%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (1.87%) UNIX
8 9 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.50%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.12%) FreeBSD
11 4 (0.75%) Debian
11 4 (0.75%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.75%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.19%) Solaris
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (26.73%) MVC
3 113 (21.12%) OO
4 98 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
5 94 (17.57%) OOP
6 89 (16.64%) Web Development
7 80 (14.95%) Software Engineering
8 70 (13.08%) Open Source
9 56 (10.47%) Scrum
10 47 (8.79%) Test Automation
10 47 (8.79%) OO PHP
11 42 (7.85%) Project Management
12 40 (7.48%) E-Commerce
13 38 (7.10%) DevOps
14 37 (6.92%) Load Testing
14 37 (6.92%) Unit Testing
15 36 (6.73%) Workflow
16 30 (5.61%) Test Strategy
17 28 (5.23%) SDLC
18 27 (5.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 444 (82.99%) PHP
2 349 (65.23%) JavaScript
3 132 (24.67%) SQL
4 118 (22.06%) Java
5 81 (15.14%) Python
6 70 (13.08%) PHP5
7 59 (11.03%) Ruby
8 28 (5.23%) Perl
9 27 (5.05%) C#
10 22 (4.11%) Bash Shell
11 20 (3.74%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.31%) C
13 6 (1.12%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.93%) Go
14 5 (0.93%) C++
14 5 (0.93%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.93%) VBScript
14 5 (0.93%) VB
15 4 (0.75%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 84 (15.70%) Degree
2 5 (0.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (0.93%) MySQL Certification
2 5 (0.93%) IC3 Certification
3 4 (0.75%) RHCSA
4 3 (0.56%) NVQ Level 4
4 3 (0.56%) HND
4 3 (0.56%) CCNA
4 3 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.37%) ISEB
5 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.19%) LPIC
6 1 (0.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.36%) QA
2 6 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.80%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.68%) VirtualBox
3 9 (1.68%) Varnish
4 8 (1.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.12%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.12%) KVM
5 6 (1.12%) vSphere
6 4 (0.75%) iptables
7 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.56%) Samba
7 3 (0.56%) Postfix
7 3 (0.56%) XenServer
8 1 (0.19%) Firmware
8 1 (0.19%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.19%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.19%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 44 (8.22%) Puppet
2 21 (3.93%) Nagios
2 21 (3.93%) Capistrano
3 18 (3.36%) Vagrant
4 17 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.24%) Cacti
6 11 (2.06%) Graphite
7 9 (1.68%) Ganglia
7 9 (1.68%) Ansible
7 9 (1.68%) OpenView
8 6 (1.12%) Salt
8 6 (1.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 5 (0.93%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.75%) Opsview
11 3 (0.56%) cPanel
12 2 (0.37%) Icinga
12 2 (0.37%) Netcool
13 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.19%) Plesk
Vendors
1 85 (15.89%) Zend
2 42 (7.85%) VMware
3 34 (6.36%) Oracle
4 33 (6.17%) Microsoft
5 30 (5.61%) Red Hat
6 23 (4.30%) Cisco
7 21 (3.93%) IBM
7 21 (3.93%) Google
8 20 (3.74%) Sun
9 16 (2.99%) Juniper
10 15 (2.80%) HP
11 11 (2.06%) Eloqua
12 10 (1.87%) Twitter
13 9 (1.68%) Splunk
13 9 (1.68%) Sitecore
13 9 (1.68%) BMC
14 7 (1.31%) Adobe
14 7 (1.31%) F5
15 6 (1.12%) Facebook
15 6 (1.12%) Rackspace
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Pension + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + parking,health,life, 26 hols, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago