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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 68 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 24 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.64% 1.96% 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.62% 6.25% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 18
Average salary £52,500 £41,413 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.77% +18.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £23,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
315 288 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 34.62% 31.30% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 269 265 313
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £49,250
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 27 April 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 61 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 60 (98.36%) HTML
2 60 (98.36%) CSS
3 57 (93.44%) PHP
4 49 (80.33%) OO
5 38 (62.30%) Linux
6 37 (60.66%) Subversion
6 37 (60.66%) Git (software)
7 35 (57.38%) OOP
8 34 (55.74%) MVC
8 34 (55.74%) HTML5
8 34 (55.74%) CSS3
9 33 (54.10%) jQuery
10 31 (50.82%) Zend
10 31 (50.82%) OO PHP
11 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
12 22 (36.07%) Symfony
13 21 (34.43%) XHTML
14 18 (29.51%) MySQL
14 18 (29.51%) SQL
14 18 (29.51%) PHP5
15 16 (26.23%) Maven
15 16 (26.23%) Ajax
15 16 (26.23%) Apache
15 16 (26.23%) Change Control
15 16 (26.23%) Sass
15 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
15 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (21.31%) PHPUnit
16 13 (21.31%) Laravel

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 16 (26.23%) Apache
2 11 (18.03%) Node.js
3 3 (4.92%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) MySQL
2 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (60.66%) Subversion
1 37 (60.66%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.23%) Maven
2 16 (26.23%) Jenkins
3 13 (21.31%) PHPUnit
4 12 (19.67%) Grunt
5 9 (14.75%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (14.75%) Bower
6 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (8.20%) Games
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (93.44%) Developer
2 32 (52.46%) PHP Developer
3 18 (29.51%) Senior Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Technical Leader
5 6 (9.84%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Lead Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Lead PHP Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Junior
9 2 (3.28%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Junior PHP Developer
10 1 (1.64%) ScrumMaster
10 1 (1.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (98.36%) HTML
1 60 (98.36%) CSS
2 34 (55.74%) HTML5
2 34 (55.74%) CSS3
3 33 (54.10%) jQuery
4 22 (36.07%) Symfony
5 21 (34.43%) XHTML
6 16 (26.23%) Ajax
6 16 (26.23%) Sass
7 13 (21.31%) Laravel
8 11 (18.03%) AngularJS
8 11 (18.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (14.75%) Apache Camel
9 9 (14.75%) Doctrine
10 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (4.92%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (4.92%) XML
10 3 (4.92%) .NET
10 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) FreeBSD
3 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (80.33%) OO
2 35 (57.38%) OOP
3 34 (55.74%) MVC
4 31 (50.82%) OO PHP
5 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
6 16 (26.23%) Change Control
6 16 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (21.31%) Unit Testing
7 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
8 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.56%) BDD
10 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (4.92%) Web Development
10 3 (4.92%) ETL
10 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.28%) TDD
12 1 (1.64%) Scrum
12 1 (1.64%) Mobile Development
12 1 (1.64%) Android Development
12 1 (1.64%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 57 (93.44%) PHP
3 18 (29.51%) SQL
3 18 (29.51%) PHP5
4 6 (9.84%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) Java
5 5 (8.20%) Go
6 3 (4.92%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) HND
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
1 3 (4.92%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (50.82%) Zend
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) Twitter
4 6 (9.84%) Google
5 3 (4.92%) Infobright
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