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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 48 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 41 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.82% 3.65% 2.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.39% 10.60% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 20
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,033 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
331 283 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.94% 34.47% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 303 272 293
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 55 (67.07%) MySQL
2 53 (64.63%) PHP
3 52 (63.41%) Linux
4 43 (52.44%) HTML
5 42 (51.22%) JavaScript
6 40 (48.78%) CSS
7 36 (43.90%) jQuery
8 35 (42.68%) SQL
9 34 (41.46%) Degree
10 33 (40.24%) Oracle
11 32 (39.02%) SQL Server
11 32 (39.02%) Windows
12 31 (37.80%) Git (software)
13 29 (35.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (35.37%) Tomcat
13 29 (35.37%) Active Directory
13 29 (35.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (30.49%) Clustering
14 25 (30.49%) OO
14 25 (30.49%) Ajax
15 23 (28.05%) WordPress
15 23 (28.05%) Windows 7
15 23 (28.05%) Apache
15 23 (28.05%) Windows 8
16 22 (26.83%) IIS
16 22 (26.83%) Social Media
17 21 (25.61%) Joomla!
18 19 (23.17%) Marketing
18 19 (23.17%) Network Security
18 19 (23.17%) MCSE

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (35.37%) Tomcat
2 23 (28.05%) Apache
2 23 (28.05%) WordPress
3 22 (26.83%) IIS
4 21 (25.61%) Joomla!
5 3 (3.66%) Node.js
6 2 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.17%) DHCP
1 19 (23.17%) DNS
1 19 (23.17%) Network Security
2 3 (3.66%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (67.07%) MySQL
2 32 (39.02%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.20%) QlikView
3 10 (12.20%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 31 (37.80%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.07%) Subversion
3 7 (8.54%) Grunt
4 5 (6.10%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.66%) Trac
5 3 (3.66%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (3.66%) Bower
5 3 (3.66%) PEAR
5 3 (3.66%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 19 (23.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (59.76%) Developer
2 32 (39.02%) PHP Developer
3 14 (17.07%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Web Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Security Specialist
5 10 (12.20%) Information Security Specialist
5 10 (12.20%) Information Specialist
6 9 (10.98%) Applications Support Specialist
6 9 (10.98%) Applications Specialist
6 9 (10.98%) Support Specialist
6 9 (10.98%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.32%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 5 (6.10%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Business Manager
9 4 (4.88%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Architect
9 4 (4.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (52.44%) HTML
2 40 (48.78%) CSS
3 36 (43.90%) jQuery
4 25 (30.49%) Ajax
5 14 (17.07%) HTML5
5 14 (17.07%) CSS3
6 9 (10.98%) Symfony
7 7 (8.54%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.32%) CakePHP
9 5 (6.10%) RESTful
9 5 (6.10%) Web Services
10 4 (4.88%) XHTML
10 4 (4.88%) SVG
10 4 (4.88%) YUI
10 4 (4.88%) Backbone.js
10 4 (4.88%) Sass
10 4 (4.88%) Semantic HTML
10 4 (4.88%) HTML5 Canvas
11 3 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (3.66%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Clustering
2 22 (26.83%) Social Media
3 15 (18.29%) Kindle
4 14 (17.07%) Open Source
5 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (12.20%) Management Information System
6 10 (12.20%) CESG
7 4 (4.88%) Mashup
8 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (63.41%) Linux
2 32 (39.02%) Windows
3 29 (35.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (35.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (28.05%) Windows 7
4 23 (28.05%) Windows 8
5 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) OO
2 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.29%) OOP
4 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering
5 12 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (12.20%) Information Security
6 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
6 10 (12.20%) Data Management
6 10 (12.20%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (12.20%) ETL
6 10 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.98%) MVC
7 9 (10.98%) Requirements Management
7 9 (10.98%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (9.76%) OO PHP
9 7 (8.54%) OOD
9 7 (8.54%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.32%) ITIL
10 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 53 (64.63%) PHP
2 42 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 35 (42.68%) SQL
4 12 (14.63%) PHP5
5 6 (7.32%) C
6 4 (4.88%) C++
6 4 (4.88%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.66%) Java
7 3 (3.66%) R
8 1 (1.22%) Perl
8 1 (1.22%) Ruby
8 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (41.46%) Degree
2 19 (23.17%) MCSE
2 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.20%) CISSP
3 10 (12.20%) CISM
3 10 (12.20%) CEH
4 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (35.37%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.98%) XenDesktop
3 6 (7.32%) vSphere
4 5 (6.10%) XenApp
4 5 (6.10%) XenServer
Vendors
1 33 (40.24%) Oracle
2 15 (18.29%) VMware
3 10 (12.20%) Business Objects
3 10 (12.20%) Cognos
4 9 (10.98%) Citrix
5 4 (4.88%) Zend
5 4 (4.88%) Facebook
6 3 (3.66%) Twitter
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