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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 42 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 46 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.36% 3.55% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.20% 9.28% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 22
Average salary £32,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.72% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,283 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
324 345 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.72% 38.25% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 290 324 357
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 30 July 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (60.61%) MySQL
2 37 (56.06%) PHP
2 37 (56.06%) SQL
3 34 (51.52%) Linux
4 33 (50.00%) Oracle
5 29 (43.94%) SQL Server
5 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
5 29 (43.94%) HTML
5 29 (43.94%) Windows
5 29 (43.94%) Tomcat
5 29 (43.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
5 29 (43.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (40.91%) Degree
6 27 (40.91%) CSS
7 25 (37.88%) Clustering
7 25 (37.88%) jQuery
8 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
8 23 (34.85%) Windows 8
9 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 21 (31.82%) OO
10 19 (28.79%) IIS
10 19 (28.79%) MCSE
10 19 (28.79%) DHCP
10 19 (28.79%) DNS
10 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (28.79%) Network Security
11 15 (22.73%) Kindle
11 15 (22.73%) ISO 9001
11 15 (22.73%) VMware

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (43.94%) Tomcat
2 19 (28.79%) IIS
3 14 (21.21%) Apache
4 11 (16.67%) Joomla!
4 11 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) DHCP
1 19 (28.79%) DNS
1 19 (28.79%) Network Security
2 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (60.61%) MySQL
2 29 (43.94%) SQL Server
3 10 (15.15%) Pentaho
3 10 (15.15%) QlikView
4 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.55%) Big Data
4 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.70%) Subversion
3 6 (9.09%) Grunt
4 4 (6.06%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.55%) Selenium
5 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (10.61%) Marketing
2 2 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) Developer
2 22 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Information Specialist
3 10 (15.15%) Security Specialist
3 10 (15.15%) Information Security Specialist
4 9 (13.64%) Applications Support Specialist
4 9 (13.64%) Support Specialist
4 9 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 9 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 5 (7.58%) LAMP Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.06%) Business Manager
8 3 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) HTML
2 27 (40.91%) CSS
3 25 (37.88%) jQuery
4 13 (19.70%) HTML5
4 13 (19.70%) CSS3
5 12 (18.18%) Ajax
6 6 (9.09%) SVG
6 6 (9.09%) YUI
6 6 (9.09%) HTML5 Canvas
6 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
6 6 (9.09%) Backbone.js
6 6 (9.09%) Sass
7 5 (7.58%) RESTful
7 5 (7.58%) Web Services
8 4 (6.06%) XHTML
9 3 (4.55%) Laravel
9 3 (4.55%) CakePHP
9 3 (4.55%) Symfony
9 3 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.88%) Clustering
2 15 (22.73%) Kindle
3 14 (21.21%) Social Media
4 13 (19.70%) Open Source
5 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
5 10 (15.15%) CESG
6 6 (9.09%) Mashup
7 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (51.52%) Linux
2 29 (43.94%) Windows
2 29 (43.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 29 (43.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
3 23 (34.85%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) OO
2 11 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 11 (16.67%) MVC
3 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
3 10 (15.15%) Information Security
3 10 (15.15%) ETL
3 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.15%) Ethical Hacking
3 10 (15.15%) Data Management
4 9 (13.64%) Requirements Management
4 9 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 9 (13.64%) OOD
5 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.12%) OO PHP
6 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.61%) OOP
7 6 (9.09%) ITIL
7 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.06%) PHP
1 37 (56.06%) SQL
2 29 (43.94%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.15%) PHP5
4 4 (6.06%) C
4 4 (6.06%) C++
5 3 (4.55%) R
6 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.52%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) Python
7 1 (1.52%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) Degree
2 19 (28.79%) MCSE
2 19 (28.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (15.15%) CISM
3 10 (15.15%) CISSP
3 10 (15.15%) CEH
4 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (6.06%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.64%) XenDesktop
2 9 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.09%) vSphere
4 5 (7.58%) XenApp
4 5 (7.58%) XenServer
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Oracle
2 15 (22.73%) VMware
3 10 (15.15%) Cognos
3 10 (15.15%) Business Objects
4 9 (13.64%) Citrix
5 6 (9.09%) Facebook
6 4 (6.06%) Zend
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