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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 45 50 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 41 39 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.05% 4.45% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.09% 10.89% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £37,500
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
339 358 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 41.75% 40.82% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 304 333 278
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 19 December 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 77 (93.90%) PHP
2 70 (85.37%) HTML
3 68 (82.93%) JavaScript
4 65 (79.27%) CSS
5 52 (63.41%) Git (software)
6 49 (59.76%) OO
7 46 (56.10%) Linux
8 42 (51.22%) MySQL
8 42 (51.22%) OOP
9 36 (43.90%) Subversion
10 35 (42.68%) jQuery
10 35 (42.68%) OO PHP
11 33 (40.24%) SQL
11 33 (40.24%) PHP5
11 33 (40.24%) MVC
12 30 (36.59%) Zend
13 29 (35.37%) XHTML
14 24 (29.27%) Ajax
14 24 (29.27%) HTML5
15 23 (28.05%) Symfony
15 23 (28.05%) Apache
16 22 (26.83%) CSS3
17 21 (25.61%) WordPress
18 19 (23.17%) Social Media
18 19 (23.17%) Marketing
18 19 (23.17%) Software Engineering
19 18 (21.95%) Joomla!
20 17 (20.73%) Node.js
20 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
20 17 (20.73%) Twitter Bootstrap

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (28.05%) Apache
2 21 (25.61%) WordPress
3 18 (21.95%) Joomla!
4 17 (20.73%) Node.js
5 8 (9.76%) IIS
6 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.44%) CMS
8 1 (1.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) DHCP
1 5 (6.10%) DNS
1 5 (6.10%) Network Security
2 3 (3.66%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (51.22%) MySQL
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 52 (63.41%) Git (software)
2 36 (43.90%) Subversion
3 15 (18.29%) Grunt
3 15 (18.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 15 (18.29%) Bower
4 5 (6.10%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.66%) Trac
5 3 (3.66%) PEAR
5 3 (3.66%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 19 (23.17%) Marketing
2 2 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (87.80%) Developer
2 57 (69.51%) PHP Developer
3 14 (17.07%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Web Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (4.88%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Information Specialist
7 4 (4.88%) Information Security Specialist
7 4 (4.88%) Security Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Software Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.66%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Senior Applications Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.44%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (85.37%) HTML
2 65 (79.27%) CSS
3 35 (42.68%) jQuery
4 29 (35.37%) XHTML
5 24 (29.27%) Ajax
5 24 (29.27%) HTML5
6 23 (28.05%) Symfony
7 22 (26.83%) CSS3
8 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
8 17 (20.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (18.29%) Apache Camel
9 15 (18.29%) Doctrine
10 6 (7.32%) CakePHP
11 5 (6.10%) Laravel
12 3 (3.66%) SOAP
12 3 (3.66%) Web Services
12 3 (3.66%) XML
12 3 (3.66%) RESTful
13 2 (2.44%) JSON
13 2 (2.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Social Media
2 6 (7.32%) Open Source
3 5 (6.10%) Clustering
4 4 (4.88%) CESG
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.88%) Kindle
5 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.10%) Linux
2 8 (9.76%) Windows
3 5 (6.10%) Windows 8
3 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.10%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.44%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) OO
2 42 (51.22%) OOP
3 35 (42.68%) OO PHP
4 33 (40.24%) MVC
5 19 (23.17%) Software Engineering
6 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (15.85%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.88%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.88%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.88%) Scrum
9 4 (4.88%) Information Security
10 3 (3.66%) OOD
10 3 (3.66%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.66%) Web Application Development
11 2 (2.44%) Change Control
11 2 (2.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (93.90%) PHP
2 68 (82.93%) JavaScript
3 33 (40.24%) SQL
3 33 (40.24%) PHP5
4 5 (6.10%) Java
5 4 (4.88%) Python
5 4 (4.88%) C++
6 3 (3.66%) C
7 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.44%) Ruby
7 2 (2.44%) Golang
8 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) MCSE
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.88%) CISM
3 4 (4.88%) CEH
3 4 (4.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) XenApp
2 1 (1.22%) XenServer
2 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) cPanel
Vendors
1 30 (36.59%) Zend
2 15 (18.29%) Twitter
3 12 (14.63%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix
5 1 (1.22%) VMware
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +superb benefits.and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, benefits, training
Posted: 12 days ago