The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 42 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 18 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.30% 3.22% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.53% 5.28% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £72,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
239 360 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 57.04% 61.02% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 199 350 239
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
East of England

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
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 31 July 2014. 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 +13 7 £40,000 +110.52% 1
Woodbridge - 2 £35,000 - 1
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 54 (100.00%) PHP
2 39 (72.22%) HTML
3 37 (68.52%) JavaScript
3 37 (68.52%) MySQL
4 26 (48.15%) Zend
5 25 (46.30%) jQuery
6 23 (42.59%) HTML5
7 22 (40.74%) CSS
8 17 (31.48%) Linux
8 17 (31.48%) Symfony
8 17 (31.48%) CakePHP
8 17 (31.48%) Ajax
9 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (29.63%) MVC
10 14 (25.93%) OO
10 14 (25.93%) Laravel
11 11 (20.37%) Apache
11 11 (20.37%) CRM
11 11 (20.37%) CodeIgniter
12 10 (18.52%) Yii
13 8 (14.81%) Joomla!
13 8 (14.81%) Web Development
13 8 (14.81%) WordPress
13 8 (14.81%) PHP5
13 8 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (14.81%) CMS
13 8 (14.81%) MPEG
13 8 (14.81%) FFmpeg
14 7 (12.96%) HTTP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 11 (20.37%) Apache
2 8 (14.81%) Joomla!
2 8 (14.81%) WordPress
2 8 (14.81%) CMS
3 6 (11.11%) Drupal
4 5 (9.26%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.85%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) HTTP
1 7 (12.96%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (9.26%) SMS
3 2 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (68.52%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (87.04%) Developer
2 34 (62.96%) PHP Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Web Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (14.81%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Software Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Software Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) Programmer
10 2 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Drupal Developer
11 1 (1.85%) PHP Zend Developer
11 1 (1.85%) PHP Drupal Developer
11 1 (1.85%) Junior PHP Developer
11 1 (1.85%) Senior Web Developer
11 1 (1.85%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (72.22%) HTML
2 25 (46.30%) jQuery
3 23 (42.59%) HTML5
4 22 (40.74%) CSS
5 17 (31.48%) Symfony
5 17 (31.48%) CakePHP
5 17 (31.48%) Ajax
6 14 (25.93%) Laravel
7 11 (20.37%) CodeIgniter
8 10 (18.52%) Yii
9 8 (14.81%) FFmpeg
10 5 (9.26%) Zend Framework
10 5 (9.26%) CSS3
10 5 (9.26%) FreeSWITCH
11 3 (5.56%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) MPEG
2 6 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (29.63%) MVC
2 14 (25.93%) OO
3 11 (20.37%) CRM
4 8 (14.81%) Web Development
5 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.11%) TDD
7 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.41%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.85%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.85%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (1.85%) ETL
10 1 (1.85%) Content Management
10 1 (1.85%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (68.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.81%) PHP5
4 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Zend
2 3 (5.56%) Sage
2 3 (5.56%) BT
3 1 (1.85%) Twitter
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Storacall Technology
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £25,000 to £45,000 DOE
Posted: 13 days ago