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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 211 209 192
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 289 285 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.19% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.62% 3.07% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 261 262 296
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 £31,300 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
7978 9290 8641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.04% 38.78% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6919 7925 7699
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 79 £47,500 +26.66% 9
Hampshire 0 61 £42,500 +34.92% 6
Berkshire +2 56 £52,500 +16.66% 8
Oxfordshire +6 40 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East Sussex -13 18 £35,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +5 16 £35,500 -23.24% 6
Kent +24 11 £32,500 +58.53%
West Sussex +1 8 £40,000 +23.07% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 497 (78.76%) PHP
2 406 (64.34%) MySQL
3 383 (60.70%) JavaScript
4 338 (53.57%) HTML
5 326 (51.66%) CSS
6 307 (48.65%) Linux
7 205 (32.49%) SQL
8 198 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
9 193 (30.59%) jQuery
10 183 (29.00%) Apache
11 159 (25.20%) Git (software)
12 147 (23.30%) OO
12 147 (23.30%) MVC
13 127 (20.13%) HTML5
14 121 (19.18%) OOP
15 115 (18.23%) Web Services
16 111 (17.59%) CSS3
17 109 (17.27%) Java
18 106 (16.80%) Open Source
19 103 (16.32%) Jenkins
20 100 (15.85%) Python
21 98 (15.53%) Windows
22 97 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
23 95 (15.06%) Software Engineering
24 85 (13.47%) Subversion
24 85 (13.47%) Web Development
25 80 (12.68%) Drupal
26 77 (12.20%) PHP5
27 76 (12.04%) Zend
28 74 (11.73%) Ruby

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 183 (29.00%) Apache
2 80 (12.68%) Drupal
3 72 (11.41%) CMS
4 45 (7.13%) nginx
5 37 (5.86%) WordPress
6 28 (4.44%) IIS
7 20 (3.17%) Tomcat
7 20 (3.17%) Node.js
8 19 (3.01%) TYPO3
9 16 (2.54%) Apache Solr
10 12 (1.90%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.43%) Confluence
11 9 (1.43%) Apache ServiceMix
12 7 (1.11%) Joomla!
12 7 (1.11%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.95%) ColdFusion
13 6 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.79%) Eucalyptus
15 4 (0.63%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.48%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 22 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
4 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.95%) Magento
1 6 (0.95%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.13%) SaaS
2 30 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (1.11%) GitHub
5 7 (1.11%) PaaS
6 6 (0.95%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.95%) Route 53
6 6 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.32%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.32%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.32%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.97%) Firewall
2 31 (4.91%) DNS
3 27 (4.28%) SAN
4 26 (4.12%) Internet
5 19 (3.01%) Intranet
6 17 (2.69%) VPN
7 15 (2.38%) NetScreen
7 15 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (1.90%) BGP
8 12 (1.90%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.27%) LAN
10 7 (1.11%) VoIP
10 7 (1.11%) GPRS
10 7 (1.11%) GSM
10 7 (1.11%) HTTP
10 7 (1.11%) OSPF
11 6 (0.95%) Network Security
11 6 (0.95%) WAN
12 5 (0.79%) DHCP
12 5 (0.79%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (64.34%) MySQL
2 56 (8.87%) SQL Server
3 31 (4.91%) MongoDB
4 18 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (2.38%) MariaDB
6 12 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.43%) Redis
8 8 (1.27%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.48%) Pentaho
11 3 (0.48%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 159 (25.20%) Git (software)
2 103 (16.32%) Jenkins
3 85 (13.47%) Subversion
4 68 (10.78%) Selenium
5 65 (10.30%) JMeter
6 60 (9.51%) WebDriver
7 52 (8.24%) JIRA
8 17 (2.69%) PHPUnit
8 17 (2.69%) Grunt
9 16 (2.54%) Maven
10 9 (1.43%) Karma Test Runner
10 9 (1.43%) Bower
11 8 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.95%) Trac
13 4 (0.63%) PhpStorm
14 3 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
14 3 (0.48%) Hudson
15 2 (0.32%) Bitbucket
16 1 (0.16%) SpecFlow
16 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
General
1 41 (6.50%) Marketing
2 15 (2.38%) Automotive
3 13 (2.06%) Games
4 11 (1.74%) Publishing
5 6 (0.95%) Retail
5 6 (0.95%) Advertising
5 6 (0.95%) Front Office
5 6 (0.95%) Finance
6 4 (0.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 374 (59.27%) Developer
2 190 (30.11%) PHP Developer
3 128 (20.29%) Web Developer
4 80 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 70 (11.09%) Administrator
6 58 (9.19%) LAMP Developer
7 51 (8.08%) Software Engineer
8 44 (6.97%) PHP Web Developer
8 44 (6.97%) Senior PHP Developer
9 38 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
9 38 (6.02%) DBA
10 36 (5.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 34 (5.39%) Junior
12 30 (4.75%) Junior Developer
13 28 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 28 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
14 27 (4.28%) Senior Web Developer
15 25 (3.96%) Front-End Developer
16 23 (3.65%) Junior Web Developer
17 20 (3.17%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (53.57%) HTML
2 326 (51.66%) CSS
3 193 (30.59%) jQuery
4 127 (20.13%) HTML5
5 115 (18.23%) Web Services
6 111 (17.59%) CSS3
7 59 (9.35%) Ajax
8 56 (8.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 54 (8.56%) XHTML
10 52 (8.24%) XML
10 52 (8.24%) Symfony
11 48 (7.61%) Laravel
12 38 (6.02%) REST
13 37 (5.86%) AngularJS
14 25 (3.96%) .NET
15 23 (3.65%) CodeIgniter
15 23 (3.65%) Memcached
16 21 (3.33%) SOAP
17 20 (3.17%) JSON
17 20 (3.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 106 (16.80%) Open Source
2 38 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.12%) User Experience
4 18 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (2.54%) Replication
6 10 (1.58%) iPhone
6 10 (1.58%) Blackberry
7 9 (1.43%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (1.27%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.11%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.95%) N-Tier
10 6 (0.95%) W3C
11 5 (0.79%) Clustering
12 3 (0.48%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.48%) Wiki
12 3 (0.48%) Blog
12 3 (0.48%) Kindle
13 2 (0.32%) Social Gaming
13 2 (0.32%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 307 (48.65%) Linux
2 98 (15.53%) Windows
3 38 (6.02%) CentOS
4 35 (5.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (4.12%) Ubuntu
6 25 (3.96%) UNIX
7 14 (2.22%) Android
8 13 (2.06%) Debian
9 12 (1.90%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.74%) Solaris
11 10 (1.58%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.95%) FreeBSD
12 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.48%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (31.38%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (23.30%) MVC
2 147 (23.30%) OO
3 121 (19.18%) OOP
4 97 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
5 95 (15.06%) Software Engineering
6 85 (13.47%) Web Development
7 69 (10.94%) OO PHP
8 63 (9.98%) Test Automation
9 50 (7.92%) Workflow
10 47 (7.45%) Load Testing
11 45 (7.13%) Scrum
12 44 (6.97%) E-Commerce
13 43 (6.81%) Test Strategy
14 41 (6.50%) DevOps
15 40 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
16 35 (5.55%) CRM
17 32 (5.07%) Load Balancing
18 30 (4.75%) Responsive Web Design
19 27 (4.28%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 497 (78.76%) PHP
2 383 (60.70%) JavaScript
3 205 (32.49%) SQL
4 109 (17.27%) Java
5 100 (15.85%) Python
6 77 (12.20%) PHP5
7 74 (11.73%) Ruby
8 44 (6.97%) Perl
9 32 (5.07%) C#
9 32 (5.07%) C++
10 22 (3.49%) Bash Shell
11 14 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.90%) C
13 6 (0.95%) Apex Code
13 6 (0.95%) Groovy
14 5 (0.79%) Golang
14 5 (0.79%) VBScript
15 4 (0.63%) Korn
16 3 (0.48%) AWK
16 3 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (10.62%) Degree
2 10 (1.58%) CCNA
2 10 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (1.27%) ISEB
3 8 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.11%) CISSP
4 7 (1.11%) CCNP
4 7 (1.11%) SSCP
4 7 (1.11%) CCSA
5 3 (0.48%) HND
5 3 (0.48%) NVQ Level 4
5 3 (0.48%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.16%) LPIC
6 1 (0.16%) RHCE
6 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (9.03%) QA
2 6 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (3.96%) Varnish
2 21 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.27%) Firmware
4 8 (1.27%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.63%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.63%) iptables
6 3 (0.48%) Samba
6 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.48%) Postfix
6 3 (0.48%) XenServer
7 2 (0.32%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.32%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.16%) pfSense
8 1 (0.16%) KVM
8 1 (0.16%) vSphere
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 49 (7.77%) Puppet
2 21 (3.33%) Vagrant
3 20 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (3.01%) Capistrano
5 13 (2.06%) Nagios
6 9 (1.43%) Cacti
7 7 (1.11%) Salt
8 6 (0.95%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 5 (0.79%) Ganglia
9 5 (0.79%) OpenView
10 4 (0.63%) Ansible
11 3 (0.48%) Opsview
11 3 (0.48%) Icinga
11 3 (0.48%) cPanel
11 3 (0.48%) Jitterbit
11 3 (0.48%) Netcool
11 3 (0.48%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.32%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.32%) logstash
13 1 (0.16%) Plesk
Vendors
1 76 (12.04%) Zend
2 41 (6.50%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.50%) VMware
3 39 (6.18%) IBM
4 33 (5.23%) Red Hat
5 31 (4.91%) Oracle
6 29 (4.60%) Cisco
7 25 (3.96%) Juniper
8 15 (2.38%) HP
8 15 (2.38%) Google
9 14 (2.22%) Twitter
10 8 (1.27%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.11%) F5
11 7 (1.11%) Splunk
12 6 (0.95%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.95%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.95%) New Relic
12 6 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.95%) Adobe
13 5 (0.79%) Sun
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days holiday + bank holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + parking,health,life, 26 hols, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago