The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 207 183 177
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 281 320 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.17% 1.42% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.02% 3.75% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 259 296 300
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9299 8524 10049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.72% 37.94% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7960 7596 9145
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
England

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 2014.

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 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -11 66 £31,500 -3.81% 8
Berkshire +12 57 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Surrey -22 52 £37,500 -5.06% 3
Oxfordshire +8 47 £40,000 +14.28% 5
East Sussex -51 17 £35,000 +16.66% 2
West Sussex - 17 £32,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -2 12 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Kent -20 8 £20,500 -31.66% 1
Sussex - 4 £27,500 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 562 (88.36%) PHP
2 414 (65.09%) MySQL
3 405 (63.68%) HTML
4 397 (62.42%) JavaScript
5 385 (60.53%) CSS
6 265 (41.67%) Linux
7 241 (37.89%) jQuery
8 208 (32.70%) OOP
9 202 (31.76%) MVC
10 198 (31.13%) OO
10 198 (31.13%) Apache
11 167 (26.26%) XML
12 153 (24.06%) Zend
13 151 (23.74%) PHP5
14 144 (22.64%) HTML5
15 138 (21.70%) CSS3
16 120 (18.87%) Git (software)
17 109 (17.14%) SQL
18 104 (16.35%) Drupal
19 102 (16.04%) XHTML
20 100 (15.72%) E-Commerce
21 97 (15.25%) Subversion
22 93 (14.62%) Web Development
23 92 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
24 87 (13.68%) CodeIgniter
25 85 (13.36%) Scrum
26 82 (12.89%) Web Services
27 75 (11.79%) Symfony
28 72 (11.32%) JSON
29 71 (11.16%) Open Source

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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
1 198 (31.13%) Apache
2 104 (16.35%) Drupal
3 57 (8.96%) CMS
4 34 (5.35%) nginx
5 25 (3.93%) Tomcat
6 19 (2.99%) IIS
7 15 (2.36%) WordPress
8 13 (2.04%) Eucalyptus
9 12 (1.89%) Moodle
9 12 (1.89%) Node.js
10 11 (1.73%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.26%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.79%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.63%) ExpressionEngine
13 4 (0.63%) SilverStripe
13 4 (0.63%) concrete5
14 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.16%) SAS
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.42%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.79%) MS Office
4 3 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.31%) Open Workbench
5 2 (0.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.36%) Magento
2 6 (0.94%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (4.25%) SaaS
3 21 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (2.20%) PaaS
5 10 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (1.26%) GitHub
7 6 (0.94%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.79%) Office 365
9 3 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.09%) DNS
2 20 (3.14%) Internet
3 14 (2.20%) Firewall
4 12 (1.89%) Intranet
5 11 (1.73%) VPN
6 8 (1.26%) SSL
7 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.47%) LDAP
8 2 (0.31%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.16%) LTE
9 1 (0.16%) IPsec
9 1 (0.16%) TACACS
9 1 (0.16%) SMS
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
9 1 (0.16%) FTP
9 1 (0.16%) HTTP
9 1 (0.16%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (65.09%) MySQL
2 48 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 43 (6.76%) MongoDB
4 38 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 19 (2.99%) Redis
6 17 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.73%) Big Data
9 8 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.63%) QlikView
11 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.63%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.16%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.16%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 120 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 97 (15.25%) Subversion
3 25 (3.93%) Bitbucket
4 24 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 17 (2.67%) JIRA
6 15 (2.36%) Firebug
6 15 (2.36%) PHPUnit
7 9 (1.42%) Selenium
8 5 (0.79%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (0.63%) Hudson
9 4 (0.63%) Xdebug
10 2 (0.31%) Grunt
10 2 (0.31%) Behat
10 2 (0.31%) JMeter
11 1 (0.16%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.16%) Maven
11 1 (0.16%) Ant
11 1 (0.16%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.16%) Flash Builder
General
1 21 (3.30%) Marketing
2 17 (2.67%) Finance
3 15 (2.36%) Advertising
4 11 (1.73%) Publishing
5 10 (1.57%) Retail
6 7 (1.10%) Automotive
7 6 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.63%) Billing
9 3 (0.47%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.31%) German Language
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 481 (75.63%) Developer
2 330 (51.89%) PHP Developer
3 124 (19.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 123 (19.34%) Web Developer
5 78 (12.26%) Senior Developer
5 78 (12.26%) LAMP Developer
6 77 (12.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 56 (8.81%) Senior PHP Developer
8 35 (5.50%) PHP Web Developer
9 28 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
10 27 (4.25%) Administrator
10 27 (4.25%) Software Developer
11 26 (4.09%) Software Engineer
12 23 (3.62%) Applications Developer
12 23 (3.62%) Systems Administrator
12 23 (3.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 22 (3.46%) Lead Developer
14 21 (3.30%) PHP Drupal Developer
15 19 (2.99%) Development Manager
16 18 (2.83%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (63.68%) HTML
2 385 (60.53%) CSS
3 241 (37.89%) jQuery
4 167 (26.26%) XML
5 144 (22.64%) HTML5
6 138 (21.70%) CSS3
7 102 (16.04%) XHTML
8 87 (13.68%) CodeIgniter
9 82 (12.89%) Web Services
10 75 (11.79%) Symfony
11 72 (11.32%) JSON
12 69 (10.85%) Ajax
13 68 (10.69%) REST
14 54 (8.49%) Kohana
15 52 (8.18%) SOAP
16 49 (7.70%) CakePHP
17 47 (7.39%) Yii
18 41 (6.45%) .NET
19 28 (4.40%) RESTful
19 28 (4.40%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.16%) Open Source
2 35 (5.50%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.03%) Mobile App
4 11 (1.73%) Digital Media
4 11 (1.73%) Social Media
5 5 (0.79%) Streaming Video
5 5 (0.79%) EPoS
5 5 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (0.79%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.63%) Replication
6 4 (0.63%) Clustering
6 4 (0.63%) Kindle
7 3 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.47%) New Media
8 2 (0.31%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.31%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.31%) Blog
8 2 (0.31%) Mashup
8 2 (0.31%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 265 (41.67%) Linux
2 44 (6.92%) Apple iOS
3 40 (6.29%) UNIX
4 30 (4.72%) Android
5 29 (4.56%) Windows
6 17 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.89%) CentOS
8 11 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.10%) Debian
11 5 (0.79%) FreeBSD
12 4 (0.63%) OpenBSD
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (32.70%) OOP
2 202 (31.76%) MVC
3 198 (31.13%) OO
4 100 (15.72%) E-Commerce
5 93 (14.62%) Web Development
6 92 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (13.36%) Scrum
8 68 (10.69%) OO PHP
9 59 (9.28%) Software Engineering
10 43 (6.76%) TDD
11 38 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
12 35 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (5.35%) ITIL
14 32 (5.03%) Project Management
15 30 (4.72%) BDD
16 29 (4.56%) Identity Management
17 24 (3.77%) iOS Development
18 23 (3.62%) Performance Analysis
19 22 (3.46%) Product Management
19 22 (3.46%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 562 (88.36%) PHP
2 397 (62.42%) JavaScript
3 151 (23.74%) PHP5
4 109 (17.14%) SQL
5 59 (9.28%) Perl
6 46 (7.23%) Java
7 44 (6.92%) C#
8 39 (6.13%) C++
8 39 (6.13%) Python
9 35 (5.50%) Bash Shell
10 27 (4.25%) Ruby
11 12 (1.89%) C
12 11 (1.73%) PHP4
13 6 (0.94%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.79%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.79%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.63%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.63%) VB
15 4 (0.63%) VBA
16 3 (0.47%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 59 (9.28%) Degree
2 23 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.47%) CIW
4 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.47%) ISEB
4 3 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.31%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.16%) CISSP
6 1 (0.16%) PMP
6 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.16%) GIAC
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.30%) QA
2 4 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.31%) SLA
3 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (4.25%) KVM
2 14 (2.20%) Varnish
3 4 (0.63%) vSphere
3 4 (0.63%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 48 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (5.50%) Puppet
3 28 (4.40%) Vagrant
4 21 (3.30%) Nagios
5 20 (3.14%) Cacti
6 14 (2.20%) Ganglia
6 14 (2.20%) OpenView
7 13 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (0.79%) Netcool
9 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 153 (24.06%) Zend
2 37 (5.82%) Oracle
3 29 (4.56%) Microsoft
4 20 (3.14%) Google
5 17 (2.67%) BT
6 16 (2.52%) Facebook
7 14 (2.20%) Splunk
7 14 (2.20%) BMC
8 10 (1.57%) Rackspace
8 10 (1.57%) EPiServer
9 9 (1.42%) VMware
10 8 (1.26%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.10%) Sun
12 5 (0.79%) Tableau
13 4 (0.63%) Twitter
13 4 (0.63%) Juniper
13 4 (0.63%) Business Objects
13 4 (0.63%) SAP
13 4 (0.63%) JBoss
13 4 (0.63%) Cognos
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 1 hour ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Middlesex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Pension,Bonus,Training Budget
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £37,756 - 49,216 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + holiday, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Wokingham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent package
Posted: 12 days ago