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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 50 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 30 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.21% 5.12% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.87% 14.02% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 32
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £27,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
276 321 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 38.71% 36.52% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 242 288 330
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 27 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 54 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 50 (92.59%) PHP
2 50 (92.59%) HTML
2 50 (92.59%) CSS
3 45 (83.33%) Linux
3 45 (83.33%) jQuery
4 36 (66.67%) OO
5 33 (61.11%) Git (software)
6 32 (59.26%) MVC
7 29 (53.70%) HTML5
7 29 (53.70%) CSS3
8 28 (51.85%) Ajax
9 26 (48.15%) Apache
10 25 (46.30%) OOP
11 23 (42.59%) Subversion
11 23 (42.59%) Sass
12 22 (40.74%) Jenkins
12 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (38.89%) Zend
13 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
14 19 (35.19%) Maven
14 19 (35.19%) MySQL
14 19 (35.19%) Symfony
14 19 (35.19%) Change Control
15 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (29.63%) Laravel
16 16 (29.63%) Unit Testing
16 16 (29.63%) PHPUnit
17 15 (27.78%) OO PHP
18 11 (20.37%) TDD

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 26 (48.15%) Apache
2 8 (14.81%) WordPress
3 7 (12.96%) CMS
3 7 (12.96%) Joomla!
4 3 (5.56%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.19%) MySQL
2 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 23 (42.59%) Subversion
3 22 (40.74%) Jenkins
4 19 (35.19%) Maven
5 16 (29.63%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.70%) Grunt
7 1 (1.85%) gulp
7 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (5.56%) Games
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 31 (57.41%) PHP Developer
3 18 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 11 (20.37%) Technical Leader
4 11 (20.37%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Junior
9 2 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Junior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (92.59%) HTML
1 50 (92.59%) CSS
2 45 (83.33%) jQuery
3 29 (53.70%) HTML5
3 29 (53.70%) CSS3
4 28 (51.85%) Ajax
5 23 (42.59%) Sass
6 19 (35.19%) Symfony
7 16 (29.63%) Laravel
8 7 (12.96%) XML
9 5 (9.26%) JSON
10 4 (7.41%) .NET
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 3 (5.56%) SOAP
11 3 (5.56%) XHTML
11 3 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (5.56%) RESTful
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (5.56%) Nutch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Kindle
1 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.56%) FreeBSD
3 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) OO
2 32 (59.26%) MVC
3 25 (46.30%) OOP
4 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 19 (35.19%) Change Control
7 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (29.63%) Unit Testing
9 15 (27.78%) OO PHP
10 11 (20.37%) TDD
11 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
12 7 (12.96%) BDD
13 6 (11.11%) Web Development
14 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
15 4 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
16 3 (5.56%) OWASP
16 3 (5.56%) ETL
16 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
17 2 (3.70%) Content Management
17 2 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 50 (92.59%) PHP
3 5 (9.26%) Java
4 3 (5.56%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) Python
4 3 (5.56%) PHP5
4 3 (5.56%) Go
5 2 (3.70%) SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Zend
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) Google
4 3 (5.56%) Infobright
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