The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 68 64 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 18 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.89% 2.63% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.08% 6.52% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 7
Average salary £41,413 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.32% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
296 322 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.03% 40.35% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 272 299 348
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (80.33%) PHP
2 48 (78.69%) JavaScript
3 45 (73.77%) HTML
4 41 (67.21%) SQL
5 39 (63.93%) CSS
6 34 (55.74%) MVC
6 34 (55.74%) OO
6 34 (55.74%) PHP5
7 33 (54.10%) OOP
7 33 (54.10%) Software Engineering
8 30 (49.18%) Git (software)
9 29 (47.54%) Zend
9 29 (47.54%) OO PHP
9 29 (47.54%) Subversion
10 27 (44.26%) Linux
10 27 (44.26%) XHTML
11 18 (29.51%) MySQL
12 14 (22.95%) jQuery
13 10 (16.39%) Web Development
14 9 (14.75%) CMS
14 9 (14.75%) .NET
14 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
15 8 (13.11%) Apache
15 8 (13.11%) C#
15 8 (13.11%) C++
15 8 (13.11%) EPiServer
15 8 (13.11%) HTML5
16 7 (11.48%) PHPUnit
16 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
17 6 (9.84%) Advertising

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (14.75%) CMS
2 8 (13.11%) Apache
3 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) WordPress
4 1 (1.64%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
1 1 (1.64%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) MySQL
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.56%) Big Data
3 4 (6.56%) QlikView
3 4 (6.56%) Pentaho
4 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 30 (49.18%) Git (software)
2 29 (47.54%) Subversion
3 7 (11.48%) PHPUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Grunt
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) Behat
General
1 6 (9.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Developer
2 35 (57.38%) PHP Developer
3 18 (29.51%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Lead PHP Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Lead Developer
5 8 (13.11%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Lead Software Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Business Manager
8 3 (4.92%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.28%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.28%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (73.77%) HTML
2 39 (63.93%) CSS
3 27 (44.26%) XHTML
4 14 (22.95%) jQuery
5 9 (14.75%) .NET
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
6 8 (13.11%) HTML5
7 6 (9.84%) Ajax
7 6 (9.84%) CSS3
8 5 (8.20%) XML
9 2 (3.28%) SVG
9 2 (3.28%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.28%) Sass
9 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.28%) Semantic HTML
9 2 (3.28%) HTML5 Canvas
9 2 (3.28%) YUI
10 1 (1.64%) RESTful
10 1 (1.64%) Kohana
10 1 (1.64%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Kindle
1 3 (4.92%) Clustering
2 2 (3.28%) Mashup
2 2 (3.28%) Open Source
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Linux
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) MVC
1 34 (55.74%) OO
2 33 (54.10%) OOP
2 33 (54.10%) Software Engineering
3 29 (47.54%) OO PHP
4 10 (16.39%) Web Development
5 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
6 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.20%) Scrum
8 4 (6.56%) Data Management
8 4 (6.56%) ETL
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.56%) BDD
9 3 (4.92%) Kanban
9 3 (4.92%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (4.92%) ITIL
9 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.28%) Web Design
10 2 (3.28%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 49 (80.33%) PHP
2 48 (78.69%) JavaScript
3 41 (67.21%) SQL
4 34 (55.74%) PHP5
5 8 (13.11%) C#
5 8 (13.11%) C++
6 4 (6.56%) C
7 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.92%) Java
8 2 (3.28%) Python
8 2 (3.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) PHP4
9 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) vSphere
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) Zend
2 8 (13.11%) EPiServer
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle
4 4 (6.56%) Cognos
4 4 (6.56%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.92%) VMware
6 2 (3.28%) Apple
6 2 (3.28%) Facebook
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) Twitter
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago