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 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 49 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 15 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.64% 2.86% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 4.65% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 6
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
258 344 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 45.34% 61.54% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 230 259 261
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +9 15 £30,000 -14.28% 4
LAMP
East of England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
3 14 (73.68%) HTML5
4 11 (57.89%) MySQL
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) FFmpeg
6 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) Apache
6 8 (42.11%) MPEG
6 8 (42.11%) HTTP
7 7 (36.84%) TDD
8 5 (26.32%) Open Source
9 4 (21.05%) Laravel
9 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
9 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (21.05%) WordPress
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (21.05%) Joomla!
9 4 (21.05%) Symfony
9 4 (21.05%) Zend
9 4 (21.05%) Drupal
9 4 (21.05%) MVC
9 4 (21.05%) CMS
9 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (21.05%) OO
9 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) SQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (42.11%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) CMS
2 4 (21.05%) Joomla!
2 4 (21.05%) Drupal
2 4 (21.05%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Software Developer
3 7 (36.84%) PHP Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Lead Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Lead Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
4 8 (42.11%) FFmpeg
5 4 (21.05%) Laravel
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) MPEG
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) OO PHP
3 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Zend
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £32k + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Newmarket
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago