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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP Developer
Rank 793 760 750
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 101 117 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88 103 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.09%

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 22 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 22 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 -2 101 £40,000 +6.66% 6
London +8 43 £45,000 +13.92% 3
South East -8 32 £28,000 -25.33% 3
South West -27 13 £32,500 -4.41%
Berkshire +10 12 £40,000 -27.27%
Reading - 8 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +5 7 £28,000 -46.66%
Oxford +2 7 £28,000 -46.66%
City of London -2 7 £57,500 +47.43%
Somerset - 5 £32,500 -
Bath - 5 £32,500 -
Surrey -14 4 £27,500 -26.66%
Brighton -29 4 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East Sussex -30 4 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Leeds -34 4 £60,000 +100.00%
West Yorkshire -44 4 £60,000 +100.00%
Yorkshire -54 4 £60,000 +100.00%
Newbury +10 3 £28,000 -49.09%
Dorset +1 3 £40,000 +17.64%
Gloucestershire -2 3 £32,500 +3.17%
Bournemouth -4 3 £40,000 +17.64%
Manchester -5 3 £32,500 -
West Midlands -9 3 £32,500 -7.14%
North West -14 3 £32,500 -
East of England -18 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Milton Keynes - 3 £37,500 - 1
Hitchin - 3 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £21,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £37,500 - 1

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 182 (100.00%) LAMP
2 178 (97.80%) PHP
3 142 (78.02%) MySQL
4 108 (59.34%) JavaScript
5 97 (53.30%) Linux
6 96 (52.75%) HTML
7 82 (45.05%) CSS
8 68 (37.36%) Apache
9 67 (36.81%) OO
10 63 (34.62%) jQuery
11 57 (31.32%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (30.77%) Symfony
13 53 (29.12%) PHP5
14 49 (26.92%) MVC
15 46 (25.27%) Ajax
15 46 (25.27%) OOP
16 42 (23.08%) Zend
17 40 (21.98%) SQL
18 39 (21.43%) Open Source
19 38 (20.88%) OO PHP
20 32 (17.58%) Degree
21 30 (16.48%) Git (software)
22 28 (15.38%) Marketing
22 28 (15.38%) TDD
23 27 (14.84%) Java
24 26 (14.29%) Perl
24 26 (14.29%) Software Engineering
25 24 (13.19%) .NET
25 24 (13.19%) C#
26 23 (12.64%) Microsoft

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 68 (37.36%) Apache
2 17 (9.34%) Drupal
3 13 (7.14%) WordPress
4 10 (5.49%) CMS
5 6 (3.30%) Joomla!
6 5 (2.75%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.20%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.20%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.20%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.20%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.65%) IIS
9 2 (1.10%) Moodle
9 2 (1.10%) nginx
10 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.59%) GitHub
2 5 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.65%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) PaaS
4 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.95%) Intranet
2 6 (3.30%) HTTP
3 4 (2.20%) Internet
3 4 (2.20%) AMQP
4 3 (1.65%) SMTP
5 2 (1.10%) SSH
6 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (78.02%) MySQL
2 20 (10.99%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.75%) Redis
5 4 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.65%) Big Data
6 3 (1.65%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.65%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (16.48%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.34%) Subversion
3 11 (6.04%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.75%) Selenium
6 4 (2.20%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.65%) JIRA
8 2 (1.10%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.55%) Firebug
General
1 28 (15.38%) Marketing
2 17 (9.34%) Advertising
3 8 (4.40%) Legal
4 4 (2.20%) Interactive Media
5 2 (1.10%) Finance
6 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Publishing
6 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (100.00%) LAMP
2 96 (52.75%) HTML
3 82 (45.05%) CSS
4 63 (34.62%) jQuery
5 56 (30.77%) Symfony
6 46 (25.27%) Ajax
7 24 (13.19%) .NET
8 19 (10.44%) XHTML
9 18 (9.89%) HTML5
10 17 (9.34%) RESTful
11 15 (8.24%) CodeIgniter
12 14 (7.69%) ASP.NET
12 14 (7.69%) Web Services
13 12 (6.59%) XML
14 11 (6.04%) CSS3
15 10 (5.49%) JSON
16 9 (4.95%) Backbone.js
16 9 (4.95%) AngularJS
16 9 (4.95%) Kohana
16 9 (4.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.43%) Open Source
2 17 (9.34%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.95%) Social Media
6 8 (4.40%) Client/Server
6 8 (4.40%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (2.20%) Symmetrix
7 4 (2.20%) Clustering
7 4 (2.20%) User Experience
7 4 (2.20%) RIA
8 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.10%) Statistics
9 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.55%) Kindle
10 1 (0.55%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.55%) Blog
10 1 (0.55%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 97 (53.30%) Linux
2 14 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.59%) Android
4 11 (6.04%) UNIX
5 7 (3.85%) Windows
6 4 (2.20%) Solaris
7 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.10%) Debian
7 2 (1.10%) CentOS
7 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (36.81%) OO
2 57 (31.32%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (26.92%) MVC
4 46 (25.27%) OOP
5 38 (20.88%) OO PHP
6 28 (15.38%) TDD
7 26 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 20 (10.99%) E-Commerce
9 15 (8.24%) BDD
10 14 (7.69%) Web Development
10 14 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 13 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.59%) Scrum
13 6 (3.30%) Analytics
13 6 (3.30%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (2.20%) Project Management
14 4 (2.20%) OOD
14 4 (2.20%) CRM
14 4 (2.20%) UML
14 4 (2.20%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 178 (97.80%) PHP
2 108 (59.34%) JavaScript
3 53 (29.12%) PHP5
4 40 (21.98%) SQL
5 27 (14.84%) Java
6 26 (14.29%) Perl
7 24 (13.19%) C#
8 21 (11.54%) Python
9 14 (7.69%) C++
10 13 (7.14%) Ruby
11 10 (5.49%) C
12 6 (3.30%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.65%) VB
14 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.10%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.55%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (17.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) Puppet
2 2 (1.10%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (23.08%) Zend
2 23 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.14%) Facebook
4 9 (4.95%) Twitter
5 4 (2.20%) Cisco
5 4 (2.20%) EMC
5 4 (2.20%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.20%) Google
5 4 (2.20%) F5
6 2 (1.10%) Adobe
7 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
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