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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 228 163 167
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 252 382 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.19% 1.70% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.20% 4.58% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 214 350 323
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
7867 8335 8078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.21% 37.01% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6817 7124 7174
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 September 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 September 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 -12 73 £42,500 +34.92% 3
Berkshire -8 71 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Oxfordshire -5 22 £32,000 -8.57% 1
East Sussex -21 21 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -32 21 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Surrey -18 19 £50,000 +11.11% 6
West Sussex -6 12 £31,500 -45.21% 1
Middlesex +7 8 £55,000 +144.44%
Kent -1 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 411 (83.03%) PHP
2 340 (68.69%) JavaScript
3 322 (65.05%) MySQL
4 321 (64.85%) HTML
5 311 (62.83%) CSS
6 285 (57.58%) Linux
7 216 (43.64%) jQuery
8 184 (37.17%) Git (software)
9 181 (36.57%) Apache
10 179 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
11 128 (25.86%) MVC
12 124 (25.05%) OO
12 124 (25.05%) HTML5
13 115 (23.23%) Java
14 112 (22.63%) Degree
15 108 (21.82%) CSS3
16 102 (20.61%) OOP
17 95 (19.19%) Ajax
18 94 (18.99%) Zend
19 88 (17.78%) Web Development
20 84 (16.97%) Web Services
21 78 (15.76%) Subversion
21 78 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
22 77 (15.56%) PHP5
23 75 (15.15%) Jenkins
24 74 (14.95%) SQL
24 74 (14.95%) CMS
25 73 (14.75%) Symfony
26 72 (14.55%) Software Engineering
27 71 (14.34%) Python

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (36.57%) Apache
2 74 (14.95%) CMS
3 66 (13.33%) Drupal
4 62 (12.53%) WordPress
5 34 (6.87%) Node.js
6 31 (6.26%) Joomla!
7 30 (6.06%) Apache Solr
8 22 (4.44%) nginx
9 11 (2.22%) concrete5
10 10 (2.02%) Tomcat
10 10 (2.02%) IIS
11 7 (1.41%) Eucalyptus
12 5 (1.01%) Apache ServiceMix
12 5 (1.01%) TYPO3
13 4 (0.81%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
14 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (2.42%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.81%) MS Project
4 3 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.40%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.40%) MS Office
6 1 (0.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.42%) Magento
2 7 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.45%) SaaS
3 13 (2.63%) Taleo
3 13 (2.63%) Responsys
4 9 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.82%) PaaS
5 8 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.01%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.81%) Route 53
7 4 (0.81%) GitHub
8 3 (0.61%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.61%) Trello
8 3 (0.61%) Joyent
8 3 (0.61%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.24%) Firewall
2 20 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 17 (3.43%) DNS
4 9 (1.82%) VPN
4 9 (1.82%) Internet
5 8 (1.62%) Intranet
6 7 (1.41%) VoIP
7 5 (1.01%) HTTP
8 3 (0.61%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.61%) SSL
8 3 (0.61%) SMTP
8 3 (0.61%) SMS
8 3 (0.61%) SSH
9 2 (0.40%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.20%) DHCP
10 1 (0.20%) WAN
10 1 (0.20%) LDAP
10 1 (0.20%) LAN
10 1 (0.20%) SAN
10 1 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (65.05%) MySQL
2 32 (6.46%) SQL Server
3 27 (5.45%) MongoDB
4 18 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.42%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.81%) Redis
7 4 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.40%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.20%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.20%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 184 (37.17%) Git (software)
2 78 (15.76%) Subversion
3 75 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 42 (8.48%) JIRA
5 40 (8.08%) PHPUnit
6 37 (7.47%) Selenium
7 24 (4.85%) JMeter
8 23 (4.65%) WebDriver
9 21 (4.24%) Maven
10 17 (3.43%) Grunt
11 16 (3.23%) gulp
12 15 (3.03%) Bower
13 7 (1.41%) JUnit
14 5 (1.01%) Bugzilla
15 4 (0.81%) Trac
16 3 (0.61%) Redmine
16 3 (0.61%) Bitbucket
16 3 (0.61%) webpack
16 3 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
17 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (6.46%) Marketing
2 25 (5.05%) Finance
3 21 (4.24%) Retail
4 12 (2.42%) Games
5 8 (1.62%) French Language
5 8 (1.62%) German Language
5 8 (1.62%) Italian Language
5 8 (1.62%) Spanish Language
6 4 (0.81%) Advertising
6 4 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.20%) Law
8 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 334 (67.47%) Developer
2 209 (42.22%) PHP Developer
3 79 (15.96%) Senior Developer
4 76 (15.35%) Web Developer
5 50 (10.10%) Senior PHP Developer
6 43 (8.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 39 (7.88%) PHP Web Developer
8 35 (7.07%) Software Engineer
9 33 (6.67%) Administrator
10 30 (6.06%) LAMP Developer
11 29 (5.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 28 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
13 23 (4.65%) Java Developer
14 21 (4.24%) Junior
15 19 (3.84%) Linux Administrator
15 19 (3.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 18 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
17 16 (3.23%) Junior Developer
18 15 (3.03%) Technical Leader
19 14 (2.83%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (64.85%) HTML
2 311 (62.83%) CSS
3 216 (43.64%) jQuery
4 124 (25.05%) HTML5
5 108 (21.82%) CSS3
6 95 (19.19%) Ajax
7 84 (16.97%) Web Services
8 73 (14.75%) Symfony
9 66 (13.33%) Laravel
10 54 (10.91%) XML
11 47 (9.49%) SOAP
11 47 (9.49%) AngularJS
12 44 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 42 (8.48%) REST
14 36 (7.27%) .NET
15 35 (7.07%) JSON
16 32 (6.46%) CodeIgniter
17 30 (6.06%) Sass
18 23 (4.65%) CakePHP
19 16 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 29 (5.86%) User Experience
3 26 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.84%) Mathematics
5 18 (3.64%) W3C
6 15 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.83%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.63%) Statistics
9 12 (2.42%) Client/Server
10 11 (2.22%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.41%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.41%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.81%) Replication
12 4 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (0.81%) Social Gaming
13 3 (0.61%) Kindle
13 3 (0.61%) EMV
14 1 (0.20%) DTV
14 1 (0.20%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 285 (57.58%) Linux
2 61 (12.32%) Windows
3 22 (4.44%) CentOS
4 17 (3.43%) Android
4 17 (3.43%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.83%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (2.22%) UNIX
7 9 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (25.86%) MVC
3 124 (25.05%) OO
4 102 (20.61%) OOP
5 88 (17.78%) Web Development
6 78 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
7 72 (14.55%) Software Engineering
8 59 (11.92%) Scrum
9 53 (10.71%) Open Source
10 48 (9.70%) DevOps
11 43 (8.69%) OO PHP
12 37 (7.47%) Unit Testing
13 35 (7.07%) Project Management
14 33 (6.67%) E-Commerce
15 32 (6.46%) TDD
16 31 (6.26%) Mentoring
17 28 (5.66%) SDLC
18 26 (5.25%) Responsive Web Design
19 24 (4.85%) Test Automation
20 22 (4.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 411 (83.03%) PHP
2 340 (68.69%) JavaScript
3 115 (23.23%) Java
4 77 (15.56%) PHP5
5 74 (14.95%) SQL
6 71 (14.34%) Python
7 44 (8.89%) Ruby
8 32 (6.46%) Bash Shell
9 30 (6.06%) Perl
10 19 (3.84%) C#
11 18 (3.64%) Shell Script
12 15 (3.03%) Objective-C
13 12 (2.42%) Apple Swift
14 10 (2.02%) C++
15 8 (1.62%) C
16 4 (0.81%) VB
16 4 (0.81%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.61%) VBA
17 3 (0.61%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.61%) AWK
Qualifications
1 112 (22.63%) Degree
2 8 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (1.62%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.21%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (1.01%) IC3 Certification
5 3 (0.61%) RHCSA
5 3 (0.61%) NVQ Level 4
5 3 (0.61%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.61%) HND
6 1 (0.20%) CCNA
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.20%) RHCE
6 1 (0.20%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.05%) QA
2 8 (1.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.02%) Varnish
3 8 (1.62%) VirtualBox
3 8 (1.62%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.01%) vSphere
4 5 (1.01%) KVM
5 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.20%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 40 (8.08%) Puppet
2 20 (4.04%) Nagios
3 17 (3.43%) Vagrant
4 13 (2.63%) Graphite
5 12 (2.42%) Capistrano
6 11 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (2.02%) Cacti
8 8 (1.62%) Ansible
9 7 (1.41%) OpenView
9 7 (1.41%) Ganglia
10 3 (0.61%) Opsview
10 3 (0.61%) Icinga
10 3 (0.61%) Netcool
10 3 (0.61%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.20%) logstash
11 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 94 (18.99%) Zend
2 34 (6.87%) Oracle
3 23 (4.65%) VMware
4 20 (4.04%) Sun
5 18 (3.64%) Microsoft
6 16 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 15 (3.03%) Google
8 13 (2.63%) Eloqua
9 10 (2.02%) Cisco
10 9 (1.82%) Twitter
11 8 (1.62%) Splunk
11 8 (1.62%) IBM
11 8 (1.62%) Adobe
12 7 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
12 7 (1.41%) SAP
12 7 (1.41%) BMC
13 6 (1.21%) Rackspace
14 5 (1.01%) Perforce
14 5 (1.01%) Facebook
15 4 (0.81%) Sitecore
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k + Flexi-time + Work from home + Pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peacehaven, East Sussex
Talent Spa
Salary: £20-30k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £228000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum £20,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Mason Frank
Posted: 12 days ago