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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP Developer
Rank 777 703 716
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 103 176 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 85 158 172
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -77 100 £37,500 +7.14% 5
South East -37 37 £30,000 -14.28% 1
London -34 30 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Brighton -3 15 £30,000 -14.28%
East Sussex -3 15 £30,000 -14.28%
South West -3 14 £30,000 - 2
East Midlands +30 12 £40,000 +26.98%
Nottinghamshire - 12 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 12 £20,000 -
Nottingham - 12 £40,000 -
Exeter +16 7 £29,500 -
Devon -3 7 £29,500 -
City of London +13 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Surrey -25 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Haywards Heath - 6 £20,000 -
Horsham - 6 - -
North West -13 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Manchester -15 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Addlestone - 4 £50,000 -
Bristol -3 3 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Milton Keynes - 3 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Twickenham - 2 £46,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £30,000 -
West Midlands -23 1 £41,500 +9.21%
North East - 1 £35,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £34,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Dorset - 1 £35,000 -
Durham - 1 £35,000 -

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 199 (100.00%) LAMP
2 195 (97.99%) PHP
3 147 (73.87%) MySQL
4 134 (67.34%) Linux
5 131 (65.83%) JavaScript
6 121 (60.80%) HTML
7 116 (58.29%) CSS
8 73 (36.68%) Apache
9 72 (36.18%) OO
10 53 (26.63%) PHP5
11 52 (26.13%) SQL
11 52 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (23.62%) MVC
13 46 (23.12%) Symfony
14 45 (22.61%) OOP
14 45 (22.61%) Ajax
14 45 (22.61%) Open Source
15 44 (22.11%) jQuery
16 43 (21.61%) Git (software)
17 42 (21.11%) Zend
18 35 (17.59%) OO PHP
19 32 (16.08%) Marketing
19 32 (16.08%) HTML5
20 28 (14.07%) Web Development
21 26 (13.07%) Python
22 24 (12.06%) E-Commerce
22 24 (12.06%) Degree
22 24 (12.06%) WordPress
23 23 (11.56%) RESTful
24 21 (10.55%) Responsive Web Design

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 73 (36.68%) Apache
2 24 (12.06%) WordPress
3 17 (8.54%) Drupal
3 17 (8.54%) CMS
4 12 (6.03%) concrete5
5 6 (3.02%) Joomla!
5 6 (3.02%) nginx
5 6 (3.02%) ColdFusion
6 5 (2.51%) TYPO3
6 5 (2.51%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.51%) Node.js
7 4 (2.01%) Moodle
8 3 (1.51%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.51%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (6.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (7.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.04%) GitHub
2 7 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.02%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.01%) SaaS
6 1 (0.50%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.52%) HTTP
2 3 (1.51%) Intranet
2 3 (1.51%) Internet
2 3 (1.51%) AMQP
3 2 (1.01%) DNS
3 2 (1.01%) SMS
4 1 (0.50%) SMTP
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (73.87%) MySQL
2 16 (8.04%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.53%) Redis
4 9 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.02%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.51%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (21.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.53%) Subversion
3 10 (5.03%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.02%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.51%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.01%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.01%) Behat
8 1 (0.50%) Xcode
8 1 (0.50%) JIRA
8 1 (0.50%) Bower
General
1 32 (16.08%) Marketing
2 9 (4.52%) Advertising
3 7 (3.52%) Legal
4 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.01%) Publishing
5 1 (0.50%) Games
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (100.00%) LAMP
2 121 (60.80%) HTML
3 116 (58.29%) CSS
4 46 (23.12%) Symfony
5 45 (22.61%) Ajax
6 44 (22.11%) jQuery
7 32 (16.08%) HTML5
8 23 (11.56%) RESTful
9 17 (8.54%) CSS3
9 17 (8.54%) .NET
10 16 (8.04%) Web Services
11 15 (7.54%) XHTML
12 11 (5.53%) XML
12 11 (5.53%) ASP.NET
13 10 (5.03%) Zend Framework
13 10 (5.03%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (5.03%) Yii
14 7 (3.52%) Laravel
14 7 (3.52%) Backbone.js
15 6 (3.02%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.61%) Open Source
2 21 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.05%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.02%) Social Media
5 6 (3.02%) Digital Media
5 6 (3.02%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (3.02%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.02%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.01%) Social Network
6 4 (2.01%) User Experience
7 3 (1.51%) RIA
7 3 (1.51%) Symmetrix
7 3 (1.51%) Clustering
8 2 (1.01%) W3C
8 2 (1.01%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 134 (67.34%) Linux
2 9 (4.52%) UNIX
2 9 (4.52%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.02%) Android
4 4 (2.01%) Windows
5 3 (1.51%) Solaris
6 2 (1.01%) Debian
6 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.18%) OO
2 52 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (23.62%) MVC
4 45 (22.61%) OOP
5 35 (17.59%) OO PHP
6 28 (14.07%) Web Development
7 24 (12.06%) E-Commerce
8 21 (10.55%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (8.54%) TDD
10 16 (8.04%) Software Engineering
10 16 (8.04%) Unit Testing
10 16 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (7.04%) Scrum
12 10 (5.03%) BDD
13 9 (4.52%) iOS Development
14 7 (3.52%) Android Development
15 6 (3.02%) Digital Marketing
15 6 (3.02%) Web Design
16 5 (2.51%) Service Delivery
16 5 (2.51%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 195 (97.99%) PHP
2 131 (65.83%) JavaScript
3 53 (26.63%) PHP5
4 52 (26.13%) SQL
5 26 (13.07%) Python
6 20 (10.05%) Perl
6 20 (10.05%) C#
7 14 (7.04%) Bash Shell
8 13 (6.53%) Java
9 5 (2.51%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.51%) C++
10 3 (1.51%) Ruby
11 2 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (12.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.01%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.02%) Varnish
2 5 (2.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (5.03%) Vagrant
2 5 (2.51%) Capistrano
2 5 (2.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (21.11%) Zend
2 19 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.54%) Facebook
4 15 (7.54%) Twitter
5 12 (6.03%) Siemens
6 3 (1.51%) F5
6 3 (1.51%) Cisco
6 3 (1.51%) EMC
6 3 (1.51%) Google
7 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.50%) New Relic
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
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