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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP Developer
Rank 806 775 754
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 96 102 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 81 87 127
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.18%

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
109613 101511 111389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88645 84193 95104
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014 within the UK.

LAMP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

LAMP Developer
Top 30 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 1 September 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
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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 -26 96 £40,000 +6.66% 9
London +2 45 £46,250 +17.08% 5
South East -2 29 £28,000 -25.33% 2
Berkshire +7 13 £40,000 -27.27%
South West -19 11 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Reading - 9 £40,000 -
City of London +3 6 £60,000 +54.83% 1
Somerset - 6 £32,500 -
Bath - 6 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire +7 5 £28,000 -46.66%
Oxford +3 5 £28,000 -46.66%
Hampshire - 5 £21,500 -
Southampton - 5 £21,500 -
Surrey -7 4 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Leeds -31 4 £60,000 +84.61%
West Yorkshire -39 4 £60,000 +84.61%
Yorkshire -40 4 £60,000 +84.61%
Newbury +4 3 £28,000 -49.09%
Dorset 0 3 £40,000 +17.64%
West Midlands -5 3 £27,500 -11.29%
Bournemouth -10 3 £40,000 +17.64%
East of England -22 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hitchin - 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Worcestershire +2 2 £27,500 -11.29%
Kidderminster - 2 £27,500 -
Camberley - 2 £24,250 -
Gloucestershire -1 1 £37,500 +19.04%
Swindon -7 1 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Wiltshire -10 1 £35,000 +2.94% 1

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 166 (100.00%) LAMP
2 164 (98.80%) PHP
3 128 (77.11%) MySQL
4 106 (63.86%) JavaScript
5 92 (55.42%) HTML
6 81 (48.80%) CSS
7 79 (47.59%) Linux
8 70 (42.17%) OO
9 61 (36.75%) jQuery
10 53 (31.93%) Apache
11 52 (31.33%) Symfony
12 50 (30.12%) MVC
13 48 (28.92%) PHP5
14 43 (25.90%) Ajax
15 42 (25.30%) OO PHP
16 41 (24.70%) OOP
17 39 (23.49%) Zend
18 38 (22.89%) SQL
19 35 (21.08%) Open Source
20 32 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
21 30 (18.07%) Marketing
22 29 (17.47%) Degree
22 29 (17.47%) Java
22 29 (17.47%) Git (software)
23 28 (16.87%) TDD
24 26 (15.66%) Software Engineering
25 25 (15.06%) C#
26 23 (13.86%) .NET
26 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
27 22 (13.25%) Perl

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 53 (31.93%) Apache
2 16 (9.64%) Drupal
3 14 (8.43%) CMS
4 13 (7.83%) WordPress
5 6 (3.61%) Joomla!
6 5 (3.01%) IIS
7 4 (2.41%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.41%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.41%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.81%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.60%) Moodle
Applications
1 14 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.02%) GitHub
2 3 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.82%) Intranet
2 6 (3.61%) HTTP
3 4 (2.41%) Internet
3 4 (2.41%) SMTP
3 4 (2.41%) AMQP
4 2 (1.20%) SSH
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (77.11%) MySQL
2 21 (12.65%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.42%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.81%) Redis
5 3 (1.81%) Big Data
5 3 (1.81%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (17.47%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.04%) Subversion
3 10 (6.02%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.22%) Selenium
6 4 (2.41%) PHPUnit
6 4 (2.41%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.81%) JIRA
8 1 (0.60%) Firebug
8 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
General
1 30 (18.07%) Marketing
2 21 (12.65%) Advertising
3 8 (4.82%) Legal
4 4 (2.41%) Interactive Media
5 2 (1.20%) Finance
6 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.60%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (100.00%) LAMP
2 92 (55.42%) HTML
3 81 (48.80%) CSS
4 61 (36.75%) jQuery
5 52 (31.33%) Symfony
6 43 (25.90%) Ajax
7 23 (13.86%) .NET
8 20 (12.05%) XHTML
9 15 (9.04%) RESTful
9 15 (9.04%) HTML5
10 14 (8.43%) XML
11 13 (7.83%) ASP.NET
11 13 (7.83%) Web Services
12 12 (7.23%) JSON
12 12 (7.23%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (6.02%) SOAP
14 9 (5.42%) Backbone.js
14 9 (5.42%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.82%) CSS3
15 8 (4.82%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.08%) Open Source
2 13 (7.83%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.82%) Mobile Computing
4 8 (4.82%) Social Media
4 8 (4.82%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.41%) Symmetrix
5 4 (2.41%) Clustering
5 4 (2.41%) RIA
6 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.20%) Statistics
6 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.60%) Social Network
7 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.60%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 79 (47.59%) Linux
2 14 (8.43%) Apple iOS
3 13 (7.83%) Android
4 10 (6.02%) UNIX
5 9 (5.42%) Windows
6 4 (2.41%) Solaris
7 2 (1.20%) CentOS
7 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.60%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (42.17%) OO
2 50 (30.12%) MVC
3 42 (25.30%) OO PHP
4 41 (24.70%) OOP
5 32 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (16.87%) TDD
7 26 (15.66%) Software Engineering
8 18 (10.84%) E-Commerce
9 15 (9.04%) BDD
10 12 (7.23%) Unit Testing
10 12 (7.23%) Web Development
10 12 (7.23%) Scrum
11 11 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (3.61%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (3.61%) Analytics
13 5 (3.01%) UML
14 4 (2.41%) CRM
14 4 (2.41%) OOD
14 4 (2.41%) Web Design
14 4 (2.41%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 164 (98.80%) PHP
2 106 (63.86%) JavaScript
3 48 (28.92%) PHP5
4 38 (22.89%) SQL
5 29 (17.47%) Java
6 25 (15.06%) C#
7 22 (13.25%) Perl
8 17 (10.24%) Python
9 14 (8.43%) C++
10 13 (7.83%) Ruby
11 12 (7.23%) C
12 5 (3.01%) VB
13 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.60%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (17.47%) Degree
2 2 (1.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Puppet
1 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (23.49%) Zend
2 23 (13.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.82%) Facebook
4 4 (2.41%) Twitter
4 4 (2.41%) EMC
4 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.41%) F5
4 4 (2.41%) Cisco
4 4 (2.41%) Google
5 2 (1.20%) Adobe
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
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