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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 230 205 182
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 243 297 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.19% 1.30% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 3.36% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 211 267 306
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
7444 8849 8279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.39% 38.82% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6471 7772 7345
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 £29,000 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Surrey +36 59 £45,000 +16.12% 3
Hampshire -36 47 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Berkshire -9 42 £52,500 +43.83% 2
Oxfordshire +8 33 £30,000 -25.00% 9
East Sussex -4 24 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 15 £38,250 -23.50% 2
Kent +18 12 £35,000 - 4
West Sussex -29 10 £40,000 -17.94% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 448 (83.27%) PHP
2 360 (66.91%) MySQL
3 351 (65.24%) JavaScript
4 313 (58.18%) HTML
5 303 (56.32%) CSS
6 283 (52.60%) Linux
7 182 (33.83%) jQuery
8 181 (33.64%) Apache
9 179 (33.27%) Agile Software Development
10 153 (28.44%) SQL
11 150 (27.88%) Git (software)
12 132 (24.54%) MVC
13 122 (22.68%) OO
14 111 (20.63%) HTML5
15 98 (18.22%) CSS3
16 97 (18.03%) OOP
17 95 (17.66%) Java
17 95 (17.66%) Jenkins
18 94 (17.47%) Web Services
19 93 (17.29%) Windows
19 93 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
20 84 (15.61%) Software Engineering
21 83 (15.43%) Subversion
22 82 (15.24%) Web Development
23 79 (14.68%) Python
23 79 (14.68%) Zend
24 76 (14.13%) Open Source
25 65 (12.08%) PHP5
26 62 (11.52%) Drupal
26 62 (11.52%) CMS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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
1 181 (33.64%) Apache
2 62 (11.52%) Drupal
2 62 (11.52%) CMS
3 43 (7.99%) WordPress
4 32 (5.95%) IIS
5 30 (5.58%) nginx
6 18 (3.35%) Apache Solr
7 17 (3.16%) TYPO3
8 16 (2.97%) Node.js
9 14 (2.60%) Joomla!
10 13 (2.42%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.67%) Eucalyptus
12 8 (1.49%) Apache ServiceMix
13 6 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (1.12%) concrete5
13 6 (1.12%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.93%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.74%) Confluence
15 4 (0.74%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.74%) MS Project
2 4 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.49%) Magento
2 6 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (6.69%) SaaS
3 11 (2.04%) PaaS
3 11 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.30%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.74%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.74%) Route 53
6 4 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.74%) Responsys
6 4 (0.74%) Taleo
7 3 (0.56%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.37%) GitHub
9 1 (0.19%) Office 365
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.69%) Firewall
2 32 (5.95%) DNS
3 21 (3.90%) SAN
4 19 (3.53%) Internet
5 15 (2.79%) NetScreen
5 15 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (2.60%) Intranet
7 13 (2.42%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.42%) VPN
8 9 (1.67%) HTTP
9 8 (1.49%) LAN
9 8 (1.49%) VoIP
10 6 (1.12%) Network Security
10 6 (1.12%) BGP
10 6 (1.12%) WAN
11 5 (0.93%) DHCP
11 5 (0.93%) OSPF
11 5 (0.93%) SSH
12 3 (0.56%) LDAP
12 3 (0.56%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (66.91%) MySQL
2 53 (9.85%) SQL Server
3 28 (5.20%) MongoDB
4 18 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.93%) MariaDB
7 4 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.37%) Redis
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 150 (27.88%) Git (software)
2 95 (17.66%) Jenkins
3 83 (15.43%) Subversion
4 54 (10.04%) JMeter
5 52 (9.67%) Selenium
6 49 (9.11%) WebDriver
7 42 (7.81%) JIRA
8 26 (4.83%) PHPUnit
9 19 (3.53%) Maven
10 12 (2.23%) Grunt
11 6 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.93%) Trac
13 4 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (0.74%) Bower
14 3 (0.56%) Hudson
15 2 (0.37%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.37%) PhpStorm
15 2 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
16 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
16 1 (0.19%) NetBeans
General
1 36 (6.69%) Marketing
2 16 (2.97%) Games
3 9 (1.67%) Finance
4 7 (1.30%) Retail
5 5 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.93%) Automotive
6 4 (0.74%) Publishing
7 3 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.19%) Law
8 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 339 (63.01%) Developer
2 192 (35.69%) PHP Developer
3 101 (18.77%) Web Developer
4 74 (13.75%) Senior Developer
5 53 (9.85%) Software Engineer
6 49 (9.11%) Administrator
7 45 (8.36%) LAMP Developer
8 43 (7.99%) Senior PHP Developer
9 42 (7.81%) PHP Web Developer
10 40 (7.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 33 (6.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 29 (5.39%) Systems Administrator
13 23 (4.28%) Junior
14 21 (3.90%) Senior Software Engineer
14 21 (3.90%) DBA
15 20 (3.72%) Junior Developer
15 20 (3.72%) Linux Administrator
15 20 (3.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 17 (3.16%) Front-End Developer
17 16 (2.97%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (58.18%) HTML
2 303 (56.32%) CSS
3 182 (33.83%) jQuery
4 111 (20.63%) HTML5
5 98 (18.22%) CSS3
6 94 (17.47%) Web Services
7 61 (11.34%) Laravel
8 60 (11.15%) Symfony
9 57 (10.59%) Ajax
10 48 (8.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 34 (6.32%) XHTML
12 30 (5.58%) AngularJS
12 30 (5.58%) .NET
13 28 (5.20%) XML
14 27 (5.02%) CodeIgniter
15 26 (4.83%) Sass
16 18 (3.35%) REST
16 18 (3.35%) SOAP
17 17 (3.16%) Zend Framework
18 16 (2.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.76%) Computer Science
2 28 (5.20%) User Experience
3 11 (2.04%) Replication
3 11 (2.04%) W3C
3 11 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 10 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.30%) Mathematics
6 5 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 5 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 5 (0.93%) iPhone
7 4 (0.74%) Social Gaming
7 4 (0.74%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.74%) Statistics
7 4 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.56%) Kindle
8 3 (0.56%) Wiki
8 3 (0.56%) Blog
9 2 (0.37%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 283 (52.60%) Linux
2 93 (17.29%) Windows
3 32 (5.95%) CentOS
4 24 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (2.97%) UNIX
6 13 (2.42%) Ubuntu
7 11 (2.04%) Android
8 10 (1.86%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.49%) Debian
9 8 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (1.12%) FreeBSD
10 6 (1.12%) Solaris
11 5 (0.93%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.56%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (33.27%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (24.54%) MVC
3 122 (22.68%) OO
4 97 (18.03%) OOP
5 93 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (15.61%) Software Engineering
7 82 (15.24%) Web Development
8 76 (14.13%) Open Source
9 55 (10.22%) OO PHP
10 50 (9.29%) Test Automation
10 50 (9.29%) Scrum
11 41 (7.62%) E-Commerce
12 39 (7.25%) Load Testing
13 38 (7.06%) Workflow
14 32 (5.95%) Test Strategy
15 30 (5.58%) Unit Testing
15 30 (5.58%) Responsive Web Design
15 30 (5.58%) CRM
16 29 (5.39%) DevOps
17 27 (5.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 448 (83.27%) PHP
2 351 (65.24%) JavaScript
3 153 (28.44%) SQL
4 95 (17.66%) Java
5 79 (14.68%) Python
6 65 (12.08%) PHP5
7 60 (11.15%) Ruby
8 31 (5.76%) C#
9 28 (5.20%) Perl
10 15 (2.79%) Bash Shell
11 13 (2.42%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.04%) C++
13 6 (1.12%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.93%) VBScript
14 5 (0.93%) VB
14 5 (0.93%) Go
15 4 (0.74%) Korn
15 4 (0.74%) AWK
15 4 (0.74%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (10.97%) Degree
2 4 (0.74%) CCNA
2 4 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.56%) HND
3 3 (0.56%) ISEB
3 3 (0.56%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.56%) RHCSA
3 3 (0.56%) IC3 Certification
3 3 (0.56%) NVQ Level 4
3 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.56%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.19%) SSCP
4 1 (0.19%) RHCE
4 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.19%) CISSP
4 1 (0.19%) CCNP
4 1 (0.19%) CCSA
4 1 (0.19%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.06%) QA
2 6 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.79%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.23%) Varnish
4 7 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.30%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.74%) vSphere
5 4 (0.74%) iptables
5 4 (0.74%) KVM
6 3 (0.56%) Samba
6 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.56%) XenServer
6 3 (0.56%) Postfix
7 2 (0.37%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.37%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (0.37%) Firmware
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.19%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 40 (7.43%) Puppet
2 17 (3.16%) Nagios
2 17 (3.16%) Capistrano
3 16 (2.97%) Vagrant
4 13 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (2.04%) Cacti
6 9 (1.67%) OpenView
6 9 (1.67%) Ganglia
7 7 (1.30%) Salt
8 6 (1.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 4 (0.74%) Graphite
9 4 (0.74%) Ansible
10 3 (0.56%) Opsview
10 3 (0.56%) cPanel
10 3 (0.56%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.19%) Netcool
11 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.19%) Icinga
11 1 (0.19%) Plesk
Vendors
1 79 (14.68%) Zend
2 41 (7.62%) VMware
3 32 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 29 (5.39%) Oracle
5 27 (5.02%) IBM
5 27 (5.02%) Red Hat
6 23 (4.28%) Cisco
7 20 (3.72%) Juniper
8 19 (3.53%) Google
9 15 (2.79%) HP
10 13 (2.42%) Sun
11 10 (1.86%) Twitter
12 9 (1.67%) BMC
12 9 (1.67%) Splunk
13 7 (1.30%) F5
14 6 (1.12%) Sitecore
14 6 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.93%) Adobe
16 4 (0.74%) Eloqua
16 4 (0.74%) Rackspace
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Egham, UK
ServiceNow
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum £28,000 - £32,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
ASG International
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum 28 days holiday plus bank holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: 28 days holiday + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago