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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 57 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 28 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.96% 2.44% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.83% 7.80% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 13
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £23,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,250 £42,000
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
317 282 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.47% 31.23% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 269 261 307
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £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 30 March 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 67 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 66 (98.51%) HTML
3 64 (95.52%) PHP
3 64 (95.52%) CSS
4 51 (76.12%) OO
5 40 (59.70%) OOP
6 39 (58.21%) Subversion
6 39 (58.21%) Git (software)
7 38 (56.72%) OO PHP
7 38 (56.72%) MVC
7 38 (56.72%) Linux
8 36 (53.73%) HTML5
9 35 (52.24%) Zend
10 34 (50.75%) CSS3
11 31 (46.27%) jQuery
12 28 (41.79%) XHTML
13 26 (38.81%) PHP5
14 25 (37.31%) Software Engineering
15 24 (35.82%) SQL
16 23 (34.33%) MySQL
16 23 (34.33%) Symfony
17 15 (22.39%) Grunt
18 14 (20.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (20.90%) Node.js
18 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
18 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
18 14 (20.90%) Oracle
19 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (17.91%) Maven
20 12 (17.91%) Ajax

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (20.90%) Node.js
2 12 (17.91%) Apache
3 4 (5.97%) Drupal
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) MySQL
2 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (58.21%) Subversion
1 39 (58.21%) Git (software)
2 15 (22.39%) Grunt
3 12 (17.91%) Karma Test Runner
3 12 (17.91%) Bower
3 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
3 12 (17.91%) Maven
4 11 (16.42%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (8.96%) Games
2 4 (5.97%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 65 (97.01%) Developer
2 41 (61.19%) PHP Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Technical Leader
5 6 (8.96%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Lead Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (4.48%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Lead PHP Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.49%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (98.51%) HTML
2 64 (95.52%) CSS
3 36 (53.73%) HTML5
4 34 (50.75%) CSS3
5 31 (46.27%) jQuery
6 28 (41.79%) XHTML
7 23 (34.33%) Symfony
8 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
8 14 (20.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (17.91%) Apache Camel
9 12 (17.91%) Doctrine
9 12 (17.91%) Sass
9 12 (17.91%) Ajax
10 11 (16.42%) Laravel
11 4 (5.97%) XML
12 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (4.48%) .NET
12 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Kindle
1 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) FreeBSD
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (76.12%) OO
2 40 (59.70%) OOP
3 38 (56.72%) MVC
3 38 (56.72%) OO PHP
4 25 (37.31%) Software Engineering
5 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
6 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (17.91%) Change Control
8 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (4.48%) Web Development
9 3 (4.48%) ETL
10 2 (2.99%) TDD
10 2 (2.99%) Data Management
10 2 (2.99%) BDD
11 1 (1.49%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.49%) SEO
11 1 (1.49%) Scrum
11 1 (1.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 64 (95.52%) PHP
3 26 (38.81%) PHP5
4 24 (35.82%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) Python
6 6 (8.96%) Golang
7 5 (7.46%) Java
8 3 (4.48%) C#
9 1 (1.49%) C++
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) HND
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
1 3 (4.48%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) cPanel
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Zend
2 14 (20.90%) Oracle
3 12 (17.91%) Twitter
4 6 (8.96%) Google
5 3 (4.48%) Infobright
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