The table below looks at the statistics for the LAMP Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP Developer
Rank 856 863 779
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 40 69 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.058% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.062% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39 58 85
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £48,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,375 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

LAMP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

LAMP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LAMP Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP Developer within the UK.

LAMP Developer Salary Trend in the UK

LAMP Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP Developer over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 within the UK.

LAMP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

LAMP Developer
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
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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
England +25 40 £35,000 - 8
South East +9 18 £35,000 - 3
Brighton +12 11 £35,000 +27.27%
East Sussex +5 11 £35,000 +27.27%
London +12 10 £52,500 +16.66% 2
West Midlands 0 7 £32,500 +18.18% 1
City of London +49 4 £51,250 -4.65% 1
Oxfordshire +14 4 £37,500 -16.66% 3
South West -9 3 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Oxford - 3 £37,500 - 1
Bristol - 3 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £25,000 -
Basingstoke +20 2 £57,500 +64.28%
East Midlands +7 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Hampshire -1 2 £57,500 +64.28%
Northamptonshire - 2 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £33,250 -
Kettering - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey +23 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Solihull +7 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Lichfield - 1 £37,500 -
Camberley - 1 £45,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £37,500 -

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title.

1 105 (100.00%) PHP
1 105 (100.00%) LAMP
2 91 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 79 (75.24%) MySQL
4 74 (70.48%) HTML
5 72 (68.57%) CSS
6 69 (65.71%) Linux
7 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (33.33%) MVC
9 31 (29.52%) OO
9 31 (29.52%) Apache
10 30 (28.57%) CMS
10 30 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 25 (23.81%) jQuery
12 21 (20.00%) Web Development
13 20 (19.05%) Zend
13 20 (19.05%) OOP
14 19 (18.10%) WordPress
15 18 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (17.14%) TYPO3
15 18 (17.14%) Capistrano
15 18 (17.14%) MongoDB
15 18 (17.14%) Jenkins
16 17 (16.19%) CRM
17 15 (14.29%) SQL
18 14 (13.33%) Web Services
18 14 (13.33%) HTML5
18 14 (13.33%) Ajax
18 14 (13.33%) OO PHP
19 13 (12.38%) Vagrant

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (29.52%) Apache
2 30 (28.57%) CMS
3 19 (18.10%) WordPress
4 18 (17.14%) TYPO3
5 12 (11.43%) Drupal
6 4 (3.81%) ColdFusion
7 3 (2.86%) lighttpd
8 2 (1.90%) Node.js
9 1 (0.95%) concrete5
9 1 (0.95%) nginx
9 1 (0.95%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.95%) GitHub
2 1 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) Intranet
2 3 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.95%) DNS
3 1 (0.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (75.24%) MySQL
2 18 (17.14%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.86%) SQLite
4 3 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.90%) Redis
6 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.86%) PHPUnit
3 3 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.90%) Subversion
4 2 (1.90%) JIRA
4 2 (1.90%) Selenium
5 1 (0.95%) Xcode
5 1 (0.95%) Behat
5 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.95%) Bower
General
1 9 (8.57%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Banking
2 6 (5.71%) Marketing
3 3 (2.86%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Advertising
4 2 (1.90%) Games
5 1 (0.95%) Automotive
5 1 (0.95%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (100.00%) LAMP
2 74 (70.48%) HTML
3 72 (68.57%) CSS
4 25 (23.81%) jQuery
5 14 (13.33%) HTML5
5 14 (13.33%) Web Services
5 14 (13.33%) Ajax
6 11 (10.48%) AngularJS
7 10 (9.52%) XML
8 8 (7.62%) JSON
8 8 (7.62%) Symfony
9 7 (6.67%) Zend Framework
9 7 (6.67%) XHTML
10 6 (5.71%) Dojo
10 6 (5.71%) Backbone.js
11 5 (4.76%) CSS3
11 5 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (4.76%) CakePHP
12 4 (3.81%) REST
12 4 (3.81%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Digital Media
1 8 (7.62%) User Experience
2 4 (3.81%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.86%) Wiki
4 2 (1.90%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.95%) Social Media
5 1 (0.95%) W3C
5 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 69 (65.71%) Linux
2 5 (4.76%) Windows
3 3 (2.86%) Android
4 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.33%) MVC
3 31 (29.52%) OO
4 21 (20.00%) Web Development
5 20 (19.05%) OOP
6 18 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (16.19%) CRM
8 14 (13.33%) OO PHP
9 13 (12.38%) Open Source
10 12 (11.43%) OOD
11 10 (9.52%) Unit Testing
11 10 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (7.62%) TDD
13 6 (5.71%) Data Management
14 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
15 4 (3.81%) Web Design
15 4 (3.81%) BDD
16 3 (2.86%) Data Protection
16 3 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
17 2 (1.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) PHP
2 91 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.29%) SQL
4 12 (11.43%) Python
5 9 (8.57%) PHP5
6 5 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.76%) C#
7 4 (3.81%) Perl
7 4 (3.81%) Java
8 3 (2.86%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.90%) Ruby
10 1 (0.95%) Scala
10 1 (0.95%) Clojure
10 1 (0.95%) C++
10 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (17.14%) Capistrano
2 13 (12.38%) Vagrant
3 6 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (19.05%) Zend
2 3 (2.86%) Facebook
2 3 (2.86%) Twitter
2 3 (2.86%) Google
3 2 (1.90%) New Relic
4 1 (0.95%) Siemens
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