The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 61 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 32 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.23% 3.48% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.47% 9.78% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 14
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
LAMP
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
338 317 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.14% 35.62% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 306 297 307
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

LAMP
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Southampton region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Southampton

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 71 (97.26%) HTML
2 71 (97.26%) JavaScript
3 68 (93.15%) CSS
4 52 (71.23%) OO
5 46 (63.01%) Git (software)
6 43 (58.90%) OOP
7 41 (56.16%) OO PHP
8 40 (54.79%) Subversion
9 39 (53.42%) Linux
10 37 (50.68%) MVC
10 37 (50.68%) Zend
11 36 (49.32%) HTML5
12 34 (46.58%) CSS3
13 33 (45.21%) jQuery
13 33 (45.21%) XHTML
14 31 (42.47%) PHP5
15 29 (39.73%) SQL
15 29 (39.73%) MySQL
16 25 (34.25%) Software Engineering
17 23 (31.51%) Symfony
18 18 (24.66%) Grunt
19 17 (23.29%) Node.js
19 17 (23.29%) AngularJS
19 17 (23.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 15 (20.55%) Bower
20 15 (20.55%) Doctrine
20 15 (20.55%) Apache Camel
20 15 (20.55%) Karma Test Runner
20 15 (20.55%) Twitter

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (23.29%) Node.js
2 14 (19.18%) Apache
3 8 (10.96%) WordPress
4 5 (6.85%) Joomla!
5 4 (5.48%) Drupal
6 2 (2.74%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (39.73%) MySQL
2 6 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (63.01%) Git (software)
2 40 (54.79%) Subversion
3 18 (24.66%) Grunt
4 15 (20.55%) Karma Test Runner
4 15 (20.55%) Bower
5 8 (10.96%) Maven
5 8 (10.96%) PHPUnit
5 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (15.07%) Marketing
2 6 (8.22%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (97.26%) Developer
2 52 (71.23%) PHP Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Senior PHP Developer
4 8 (10.96%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Technical Leader
5 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Lead PHP Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Junior PHP Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.37%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (1.37%) Software Architect
9 1 (1.37%) Architect
9 1 (1.37%) Junior
9 1 (1.37%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (97.26%) HTML
2 68 (93.15%) CSS
3 36 (49.32%) HTML5
4 34 (46.58%) CSS3
5 33 (45.21%) XHTML
5 33 (45.21%) jQuery
6 23 (31.51%) Symfony
7 17 (23.29%) AngularJS
7 17 (23.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (20.55%) Apache Camel
8 15 (20.55%) Doctrine
8 15 (20.55%) Ajax
9 8 (10.96%) Laravel
9 8 (10.96%) Sass
10 2 (2.74%) Web Services
11 1 (1.37%) XML
11 1 (1.37%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Social Media
2 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) Open Source
3 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (53.42%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) FreeBSD
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (71.23%) OO
2 43 (58.90%) OOP
3 41 (56.16%) OO PHP
4 37 (50.68%) MVC
5 25 (34.25%) Software Engineering
6 15 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.96%) Change Control
8 8 (10.96%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.85%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (2.74%) TDD
10 2 (2.74%) Data Management
11 1 (1.37%) Project Management
11 1 (1.37%) SEO
11 1 (1.37%) Scrum
11 1 (1.37%) Time Management
11 1 (1.37%) Kanban
11 1 (1.37%) Online Marketing
11 1 (1.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) PHP
2 71 (97.26%) JavaScript
3 31 (42.47%) PHP5
4 29 (39.73%) SQL
5 7 (9.59%) Python
6 6 (8.22%) Golang
7 3 (4.11%) Java
8 2 (2.74%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.37%) Ruby
9 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Puppet
2 1 (1.37%) cPanel
Vendors
1 37 (50.68%) Zend
2 15 (20.55%) Twitter
3 12 (16.44%) Oracle
4 6 (8.22%) Google
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