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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 65 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 21 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.66% 2.64% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.37% 7.77% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 23
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 £29,400 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
285 309 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.17% 34.03% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 239 281 326
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 22 May 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 52 (98.11%) HTML
2 52 (98.11%) CSS
3 49 (92.45%) PHP
4 41 (77.36%) OO
5 39 (73.58%) Linux
6 33 (62.26%) jQuery
7 31 (58.49%) Subversion
7 31 (58.49%) Git (software)
8 30 (56.60%) HTML5
8 30 (56.60%) CSS3
9 27 (50.94%) MVC
9 27 (50.94%) OOP
10 24 (45.28%) Zend
11 22 (41.51%) OO PHP
12 21 (39.62%) Software Engineering
13 19 (35.85%) Symfony
14 18 (33.96%) Ajax
15 17 (32.08%) Maven
15 17 (32.08%) MySQL
15 17 (32.08%) Apache
15 17 (32.08%) Change Control
15 17 (32.08%) Sass
15 17 (32.08%) Jenkins
15 17 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
16 14 (26.42%) PHPUnit
16 14 (26.42%) Laravel
17 13 (24.53%) XHTML
18 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (32.08%) Apache
2 6 (11.32%) Node.js
3 3 (5.66%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (58.49%) Subversion
1 31 (58.49%) Git (software)
2 17 (32.08%) Maven
2 17 (32.08%) Jenkins
3 14 (26.42%) PHPUnit
4 8 (15.09%) Grunt
5 5 (9.43%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (9.43%) Bower
6 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (9.43%) Games
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) PHP Developer
3 20 (37.74%) Senior Developer
4 12 (22.64%) Technical Leader
5 7 (13.21%) Senior PHP Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Lead Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Junior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Junior
10 2 (3.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Lead PHP Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (98.11%) HTML
1 52 (98.11%) CSS
2 33 (62.26%) jQuery
3 30 (56.60%) HTML5
3 30 (56.60%) CSS3
4 19 (35.85%) Symfony
5 18 (33.96%) Ajax
6 17 (32.08%) Sass
7 14 (26.42%) Laravel
8 13 (24.53%) XHTML
9 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
10 5 (9.43%) Apache Camel
10 5 (9.43%) Doctrine
11 4 (7.55%) .NET
11 4 (7.55%) XML
12 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.66%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
12 3 (5.66%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.66%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) FreeBSD
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.77%) Android
6 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) OO
2 27 (50.94%) MVC
2 27 (50.94%) OOP
3 22 (41.51%) OO PHP
4 21 (39.62%) Software Engineering
5 17 (32.08%) Change Control
5 17 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (26.42%) Unit Testing
7 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
7 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.55%) BDD
9 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.66%) ETL
9 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.66%) Web Development
9 3 (5.66%) TDD
10 2 (3.77%) Scrum
10 2 (3.77%) Android Development
11 1 (1.89%) Kanban
11 1 (1.89%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 49 (92.45%) PHP
3 11 (20.75%) PHP5
4 10 (18.87%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) Java
6 5 (9.43%) Go
6 5 (9.43%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (5.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Zend
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Google
4 5 (9.43%) Twitter
5 3 (5.66%) Infobright
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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