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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 37 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 47 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.50% 3.25% 2.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.87% 9.12% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 22
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,325 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
316 318 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.96% 35.61% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 283 301 331
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 21 August 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 48 (67.61%) MySQL
2 42 (59.15%) PHP
3 40 (56.34%) Linux
4 33 (46.48%) HTML
4 33 (46.48%) JavaScript
4 33 (46.48%) SQL
4 33 (46.48%) Oracle
5 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
5 32 (45.07%) Windows
6 31 (43.66%) CSS
6 31 (43.66%) Degree
6 31 (43.66%) jQuery
7 29 (40.85%) Tomcat
7 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
7 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (35.21%) Clustering
9 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
10 23 (32.39%) Windows 7
10 23 (32.39%) Windows 8
11 22 (30.99%) IIS
12 21 (29.58%) OO
13 19 (26.76%) MCSE
13 19 (26.76%) DHCP
13 19 (26.76%) DNS
13 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (26.76%) Ajax
13 19 (26.76%) Network Security
14 18 (25.35%) Apache
14 18 (25.35%) Social Media

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (40.85%) Tomcat
2 22 (30.99%) IIS
3 18 (25.35%) Apache
4 16 (22.54%) Joomla!
4 16 (22.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.76%) DHCP
1 19 (26.76%) DNS
1 19 (26.76%) Network Security
2 3 (4.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (67.61%) MySQL
2 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.08%) QlikView
3 10 (14.08%) Pentaho
4 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.23%) Big Data
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.90%) Subversion
3 6 (8.45%) PHPUnit
4 5 (7.04%) Grunt
5 3 (4.23%) Bugzilla
5 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.23%) Trac
5 3 (4.23%) Selenium
5 3 (4.23%) PEAR
General
1 12 (16.90%) Marketing
2 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (54.93%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) PHP Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Web Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Security Specialist
4 10 (14.08%) Information Security Specialist
4 10 (14.08%) Information Specialist
4 10 (14.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Applications Support Specialist
5 9 (12.68%) Applications Specialist
5 9 (12.68%) Support Specialist
5 9 (12.68%) Applications Support
6 8 (11.27%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 5 (7.04%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Business Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.63%) Architect
10 3 (4.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (46.48%) HTML
2 31 (43.66%) CSS
2 31 (43.66%) jQuery
3 19 (26.76%) Ajax
4 12 (16.90%) HTML5
4 12 (16.90%) CSS3
5 6 (8.45%) Symfony
5 6 (8.45%) CakePHP
6 5 (7.04%) YUI
6 5 (7.04%) Web Services
6 5 (7.04%) RESTful
6 5 (7.04%) Backbone.js
6 5 (7.04%) Sass
6 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.04%) Semantic HTML
6 5 (7.04%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (7.04%) SVG
7 3 (4.23%) Laravel
7 3 (4.23%) XML
7 3 (4.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Clustering
2 18 (25.35%) Social Media
3 15 (21.13%) Kindle
4 13 (18.31%) Open Source
5 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
5 10 (14.08%) CESG
6 5 (7.04%) Mashup
7 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (56.34%) Linux
2 32 (45.07%) Windows
3 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (32.39%) Windows 7
4 23 (32.39%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) OO
2 11 (15.49%) Software Engineering
3 10 (14.08%) Risk Management
3 10 (14.08%) Information Security
3 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.08%) ETL
3 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (14.08%) Data Management
3 10 (14.08%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (12.68%) Automated Testing
4 9 (12.68%) OOP
4 9 (12.68%) Requirements Management
4 9 (12.68%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (11.27%) OOD
6 7 (9.86%) MVC
6 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.86%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (8.45%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (8.45%) ITIL
7 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 42 (59.15%) PHP
2 33 (46.48%) SQL
2 33 (46.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.08%) PHP5
4 5 (7.04%) C
5 4 (5.63%) C++
6 3 (4.23%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.23%) R
7 2 (2.82%) Java
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (43.66%) Degree
2 19 (26.76%) MCSE
2 19 (26.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (14.08%) CISSP
3 10 (14.08%) CISM
3 10 (14.08%) CEH
4 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (5.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.68%) XenDesktop
3 6 (8.45%) vSphere
4 5 (7.04%) XenApp
4 5 (7.04%) XenServer
Vendors
1 33 (46.48%) Oracle
2 15 (21.13%) VMware
3 10 (14.08%) Business Objects
3 10 (14.08%) Cognos
4 9 (12.68%) Citrix
5 5 (7.04%) Facebook
6 1 (1.41%) Zend
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