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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 233 165 165
Rank change year-on-year
-68 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 231 364 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.11% 1.61% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 4.20% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 196 319 355
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,259 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.59% -
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
7485 8671 8266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.09% 38.29% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6493 7540 7348
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 31 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 31 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 -22 73 £45,000 +32.35% 9
Berkshire -20 57 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Surrey +6 24 £50,000 +25.00% 3
East Sussex -7 23 £33,750 +20.53% 2
Oxfordshire +16 19 £32,000 -32.63% 4
Buckinghamshire -16 16 £42,000 -1.17% 4
Kent +11 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Middlesex +4 5 £60,000 +166.66%
West Sussex -16 5 £31,500 -46.38% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 422 (82.58%) PHP
2 336 (65.75%) MySQL
3 334 (65.36%) JavaScript
4 307 (60.08%) Linux
5 304 (59.49%) HTML
6 297 (58.12%) CSS
7 203 (39.73%) jQuery
8 195 (38.16%) Apache
9 185 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
10 179 (35.03%) Git (software)
11 145 (28.38%) MVC
12 124 (24.27%) HTML5
13 120 (23.48%) Java
14 111 (21.72%) OO
15 105 (20.55%) SQL
16 102 (19.96%) CSS3
17 96 (18.79%) Degree
18 94 (18.40%) Web Services
18 94 (18.40%) OOP
19 92 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
20 91 (17.81%) Jenkins
21 89 (17.42%) Zend
22 87 (17.03%) Web Development
23 86 (16.83%) Ajax
24 83 (16.24%) Subversion
25 82 (16.05%) Windows
26 80 (15.66%) Software Engineering
27 75 (14.68%) Python
28 72 (14.09%) CMS
29 69 (13.50%) Symfony

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (38.16%) Apache
2 72 (14.09%) CMS
3 58 (11.35%) WordPress
4 53 (10.37%) Drupal
5 29 (5.68%) Node.js
6 28 (5.48%) Joomla!
7 26 (5.09%) Apache Solr
8 25 (4.89%) nginx
9 23 (4.50%) IIS
10 11 (2.15%) Tomcat
10 11 (2.15%) concrete5
11 10 (1.96%) TYPO3
12 9 (1.76%) Eucalyptus
13 7 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.98%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
15 4 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.78%) Confluence
15 4 (0.78%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.57%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.98%) MS Project
4 4 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.39%) MS Office
6 2 (0.39%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.57%) Magento
2 5 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.78%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (6.07%) SaaS
3 12 (2.35%) Taleo
3 12 (2.35%) Responsys
4 11 (2.15%) PaaS
5 10 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.17%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.78%) Route 53
9 4 (0.78%) GitHub
10 3 (0.59%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.59%) Trello
10 3 (0.59%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.39%) Joyent
12 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.05%) Firewall
2 24 (4.70%) DNS
3 18 (3.52%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.74%) SAN
5 13 (2.54%) NetScreen
5 13 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (2.35%) Internet
6 12 (2.35%) VPN
7 10 (1.96%) Intranet
8 7 (1.37%) HTTP
9 6 (1.17%) LAN
9 6 (1.17%) WAN
10 4 (0.78%) LDAP
10 4 (0.78%) VoIP
10 4 (0.78%) SSH
11 3 (0.59%) OSPF
11 3 (0.59%) BGP
11 3 (0.59%) EIGRP
11 3 (0.59%) DHCP
11 3 (0.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (65.75%) MySQL
2 45 (8.81%) SQL Server
3 31 (6.07%) MongoDB
4 21 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (2.35%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.76%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.17%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.78%) Redis
8 4 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.39%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.20%) QlikView
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.20%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 179 (35.03%) Git (software)
2 91 (17.81%) Jenkins
3 83 (16.24%) Subversion
4 46 (9.00%) Selenium
5 43 (8.41%) JIRA
6 37 (7.24%) JMeter
7 36 (7.05%) WebDriver
8 34 (6.65%) PHPUnit
9 21 (4.11%) Maven
10 14 (2.74%) Grunt
11 12 (2.35%) gulp
12 11 (2.15%) Bower
13 4 (0.78%) Hudson
14 3 (0.59%) Redmine
14 3 (0.59%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.59%) Bugzilla
14 3 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
14 3 (0.59%) webpack
15 2 (0.39%) JUnit
15 2 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (5.87%) Marketing
2 28 (5.48%) Finance
3 16 (3.13%) Retail
4 13 (2.54%) Games
5 8 (1.57%) French Language
5 8 (1.57%) German Language
5 8 (1.57%) Italian Language
5 8 (1.57%) Spanish Language
6 4 (0.78%) Publishing
7 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.20%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.20%) Law
8 1 (0.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 323 (63.21%) Developer
2 195 (38.16%) PHP Developer
3 77 (15.07%) Web Developer
3 77 (15.07%) Senior Developer
4 46 (9.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 45 (8.81%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 43 (8.41%) Software Engineer
7 39 (7.63%) PHP Web Developer
8 37 (7.24%) Administrator
9 30 (5.87%) LAMP Developer
10 28 (5.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 27 (5.28%) Systems Administrator
12 20 (3.91%) Java Developer
13 19 (3.72%) Senior Software Engineer
14 17 (3.33%) Junior
14 17 (3.33%) Software Developer
15 16 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
15 16 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 16 (3.13%) Technical Leader
16 15 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (59.49%) HTML
2 297 (58.12%) CSS
3 203 (39.73%) jQuery
4 124 (24.27%) HTML5
5 102 (19.96%) CSS3
6 94 (18.40%) Web Services
7 86 (16.83%) Ajax
8 69 (13.50%) Symfony
8 69 (13.50%) Laravel
9 43 (8.41%) XML
10 42 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 41 (8.02%) .NET
12 40 (7.83%) SOAP
13 39 (7.63%) AngularJS
14 35 (6.85%) CodeIgniter
15 32 (6.26%) JSON
15 32 (6.26%) REST
16 30 (5.87%) Sass
17 21 (4.11%) CakePHP
18 16 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.78%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.09%) User Experience
3 23 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.52%) Mathematics
5 16 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.74%) W3C
8 12 (2.35%) Statistics
9 10 (1.96%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.76%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.57%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.37%) Replication
12 7 (1.37%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.17%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.78%) Social Gaming
15 3 (0.59%) Kindle
15 3 (0.59%) Wiki
16 1 (0.20%) Blog
16 1 (0.20%) Social Media
16 1 (0.20%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 307 (60.08%) Linux
2 82 (16.05%) Windows
3 35 (6.85%) CentOS
4 23 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (2.74%) Android
5 14 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.54%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.76%) UNIX
8 7 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.78%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.78%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.59%) Debian
10 3 (0.59%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (28.38%) MVC
3 111 (21.72%) OO
4 94 (18.40%) OOP
5 92 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (17.03%) Web Development
7 80 (15.66%) Software Engineering
8 62 (12.13%) Open Source
9 56 (10.96%) Scrum
10 46 (9.00%) OO PHP
10 46 (9.00%) DevOps
11 39 (7.63%) Project Management
12 37 (7.24%) E-Commerce
12 37 (7.24%) Test Automation
13 36 (7.05%) Unit Testing
14 30 (5.87%) Load Testing
15 29 (5.68%) Mentoring
16 28 (5.48%) SDLC
16 28 (5.48%) Workflow
16 28 (5.48%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 422 (82.58%) PHP
2 334 (65.36%) JavaScript
3 120 (23.48%) Java
4 105 (20.55%) SQL
5 75 (14.68%) Python
6 67 (13.11%) PHP5
7 56 (10.96%) Ruby
8 31 (6.07%) Perl
9 29 (5.68%) Bash Shell
10 23 (4.50%) C#
11 18 (3.52%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.15%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.57%) C
13 8 (1.57%) Apple Swift
14 5 (0.98%) VB
15 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.78%) VBA
15 4 (0.78%) AWK
15 4 (0.78%) C++
15 4 (0.78%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 96 (18.79%) Degree
2 8 (1.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.17%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (0.98%) IC3 Certification
4 5 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.59%) NVQ Level 4
5 3 (0.59%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.59%) HND
5 3 (0.59%) CCNA
5 3 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.59%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.20%) RHCE
6 1 (0.20%) ISEB
6 1 (0.20%) LPIC
6 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.07%) QA
2 8 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.54%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.96%) Varnish
4 7 (1.37%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.37%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.17%) KVM
5 6 (1.17%) vSphere
6 4 (0.78%) iptables
7 3 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.59%) Samba
7 3 (0.59%) Postfix
7 3 (0.59%) XenServer
8 1 (0.20%) Firmware
8 1 (0.20%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.20%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.20%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 43 (8.41%) Puppet
2 22 (4.31%) Nagios
3 17 (3.33%) Capistrano
4 16 (3.13%) Vagrant
5 15 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.54%) Cacti
7 12 (2.35%) Graphite
8 9 (1.76%) Ganglia
8 9 (1.76%) Ansible
8 9 (1.76%) OpenView
9 5 (0.98%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.78%) Opsview
10 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 3 (0.59%) Icinga
11 3 (0.59%) Salt
11 3 (0.59%) Netcool
12 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.20%) cPanel
12 1 (0.20%) logstash
Vendors
1 89 (17.42%) Zend
2 39 (7.63%) Oracle
3 38 (7.44%) VMware
4 31 (6.07%) Microsoft
5 29 (5.68%) Red Hat
6 21 (4.11%) Sun
6 21 (4.11%) Cisco
7 18 (3.52%) Google
8 16 (3.13%) Juniper
9 14 (2.74%) IBM
10 13 (2.54%) HP
11 12 (2.35%) Eloqua
12 10 (1.96%) Splunk
13 9 (1.76%) BMC
14 8 (1.57%) Adobe
15 7 (1.37%) Twitter
15 7 (1.37%) Sitecore
15 7 (1.37%) F5
16 5 (0.98%) Perforce
16 5 (0.98%) Facebook
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum £20,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38200 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + parking,health,life, 26 hols, pen
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens and pension and gym and he
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Pension + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
The Fix Creative
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 37000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Parago Software Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago