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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 56 40 61
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 26 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.43% 5.70% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.59% 15.97% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 30
Average salary £45,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.51% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,750 £43,250
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
271 313 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.80% 35.69% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 240 282 349
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 56 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 53 (94.64%) HTML
2 53 (94.64%) CSS
3 52 (92.86%) PHP
4 46 (82.14%) Linux
5 43 (76.79%) jQuery
6 37 (66.07%) OO
7 35 (62.50%) Git (software)
8 32 (57.14%) HTML5
8 32 (57.14%) CSS3
8 32 (57.14%) MVC
9 28 (50.00%) Subversion
10 27 (48.21%) Ajax
10 27 (48.21%) OOP
11 25 (44.64%) Apache
12 23 (41.07%) Zend
13 22 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (39.29%) Sass
13 22 (39.29%) Jenkins
13 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
14 20 (35.71%) Maven
14 20 (35.71%) Change Control
14 20 (35.71%) Symfony
15 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (32.14%) MySQL
16 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
16 17 (30.36%) PHPUnit
16 17 (30.36%) Laravel
17 15 (26.79%) OO PHP
18 9 (16.07%) Oracle

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 25 (44.64%) Apache
2 6 (10.71%) WordPress
3 5 (8.93%) CMS
3 5 (8.93%) Joomla!
4 3 (5.36%) Drupal
4 3 (5.36%) Node.js
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) MySQL
2 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 28 (50.00%) Subversion
3 22 (39.29%) Jenkins
4 20 (35.71%) Maven
5 17 (30.36%) PHPUnit
6 4 (7.14%) Grunt
7 1 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.79%) Bower
7 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (8.93%) Games
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (92.86%) Developer
2 27 (48.21%) PHP Developer
3 21 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 13 (23.21%) Technical Leader
5 10 (17.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 9 (16.07%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Lead Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Applications Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Junior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.57%) LAMP Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Lead PHP Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (94.64%) HTML
1 53 (94.64%) CSS
2 43 (76.79%) jQuery
3 32 (57.14%) HTML5
3 32 (57.14%) CSS3
4 27 (48.21%) Ajax
5 22 (39.29%) Sass
6 20 (35.71%) Symfony
7 17 (30.36%) Laravel
8 7 (12.50%) XHTML
9 6 (10.71%) XML
10 4 (7.14%) JSON
10 4 (7.14%) .NET
11 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
11 3 (5.36%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.57%) Nutch
12 2 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) Kindle
3 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (82.14%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) FreeBSD
3 4 (7.14%) Windows
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.57%) Android
6 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) OO
2 32 (57.14%) MVC
3 27 (48.21%) OOP
4 22 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 20 (35.71%) Change Control
6 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (30.36%) Unit Testing
8 15 (26.79%) OO PHP
9 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
10 8 (14.29%) TDD
11 6 (10.71%) Web Development
11 6 (10.71%) BDD
12 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
13 3 (5.36%) Dependency Injection
13 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (5.36%) ETL
14 2 (3.57%) OWASP
14 2 (3.57%) Android Development
15 1 (1.79%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 52 (92.86%) PHP
3 5 (8.93%) Java
3 5 (8.93%) Python
3 5 (8.93%) PHP5
3 5 (8.93%) Go
4 4 (7.14%) SQL
5 3 (5.36%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (5.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Zend
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Google
4 3 (5.36%) Infobright
5 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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