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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 50 43 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 29 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.25% 5.44% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 14.84% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 28
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £27,600 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,325 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
290 310 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.52% 36.69% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 255 280 298
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 28 August 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 45 (91.84%) PHP
2 45 (91.84%) HTML
2 45 (91.84%) CSS
3 42 (85.71%) jQuery
4 41 (83.67%) Linux
5 34 (69.39%) OO
6 33 (67.35%) MVC
6 33 (67.35%) Git (software)
7 29 (59.18%) Ajax
8 27 (55.10%) Apache
8 27 (55.10%) HTML5
8 27 (55.10%) CSS3
9 26 (53.06%) OOP
10 24 (48.98%) Sass
11 23 (46.94%) Jenkins
11 23 (46.94%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (46.94%) Subversion
12 22 (44.90%) Zend
13 20 (40.82%) Symfony
13 20 (40.82%) Change Control
13 20 (40.82%) Maven
14 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (34.69%) Laravel
14 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
14 17 (34.69%) PHPUnit
15 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
16 14 (28.57%) TDD
16 14 (28.57%) MySQL
17 12 (24.49%) OO PHP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (55.10%) Apache
2 8 (16.33%) WordPress
3 7 (14.29%) CMS
3 7 (14.29%) Joomla!
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (67.35%) Git (software)
2 23 (46.94%) Subversion
2 23 (46.94%) Jenkins
3 20 (40.82%) Maven
4 17 (34.69%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Grunt
5 1 (2.04%) gulp
5 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
1 1 (2.04%) Games
1 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 31 (63.27%) PHP Developer
3 15 (30.61%) Senior Developer
4 10 (20.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 9 (18.37%) Technical Leader
6 8 (16.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (4.08%) Consultant
10 2 (4.08%) LAMP Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Mobile Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Android Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (91.84%) HTML
1 45 (91.84%) CSS
2 42 (85.71%) jQuery
3 29 (59.18%) Ajax
4 27 (55.10%) HTML5
4 27 (55.10%) CSS3
5 24 (48.98%) Sass
6 20 (40.82%) Symfony
7 17 (34.69%) Laravel
8 7 (14.29%) XML
9 5 (10.20%) JSON
10 4 (8.16%) .NET
11 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
11 3 (6.12%) SOAP
11 3 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (6.12%) RESTful
11 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (6.12%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (6.12%) Nutch
11 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Kindle
2 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.08%) Android
5 1 (2.04%) FreeBSD
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) OO
2 33 (67.35%) MVC
3 26 (53.06%) OOP
4 23 (46.94%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (40.82%) Change Control
6 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
6 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
8 14 (28.57%) TDD
9 12 (24.49%) OO PHP
10 7 (14.29%) BDD
10 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 6 (12.24%) Web Development
12 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
13 4 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
14 3 (6.12%) OWASP
14 3 (6.12%) ETL
14 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
15 2 (4.08%) Content Management
15 2 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 45 (91.84%) PHP
3 5 (10.20%) Java
4 3 (6.12%) C#
4 3 (6.12%) PHP5
5 2 (4.08%) SQL
6 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (6.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Zend
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) Infobright
4 2 (4.08%) Google
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