The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 41 45 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 29 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.59% 6.40% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.06% 10.32% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 9
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
LAMP
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
320 339 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 50.63% 61.97% 57.86%
Number of salaries quoted 304 265 378
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

LAMP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Suffolk region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Suffolk

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Suffolk

LAMP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +12 29 £30,000 -22.58%
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 35 (100.00%) HTML
1 35 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 35 (100.00%) PHP
2 30 (85.71%) HTML5
3 26 (74.29%) FFmpeg
4 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) TDD
5 15 (42.86%) MPEG
5 15 (42.86%) HTTP
6 13 (37.14%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (25.71%) jQuery
7 9 (25.71%) MySQL
8 7 (20.00%) Linux
8 7 (20.00%) Apache
9 5 (14.29%) Joomla!
9 5 (14.29%) Symfony
9 5 (14.29%) Zend
9 5 (14.29%) Drupal
9 5 (14.29%) WordPress
9 5 (14.29%) Laravel
9 5 (14.29%) OO PHP
9 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 5 (14.29%) MVC
9 5 (14.29%) CMS
9 5 (14.29%) OO
9 5 (14.29%) CSS
9 5 (14.29%) SQL
9 5 (14.29%) Open Source
10 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 5 (14.29%) Drupal
2 5 (14.29%) WordPress
2 5 (14.29%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Lead Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Lead Software Developer
4 7 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (85.71%) HTML5
3 26 (74.29%) FFmpeg
4 9 (25.71%) jQuery
5 5 (14.29%) Symfony
5 5 (14.29%) Laravel
5 5 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (48.57%) TDD
2 13 (37.14%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 5 (14.29%) MVC
3 5 (14.29%) OO
3 5 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 35 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Zend