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 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 Developer
Rank 845 844 762
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 45 61 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.054% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.057% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 57 111
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
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 £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 30 March 2015 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 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
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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 45 £35,000 -5.40% 8
South East +5 20 £35,000 - 3
East Sussex -11 12 £35,000 - 1
Brighton -15 12 £35,000 -
London -9 9 £60,000 +38.72% 2
South West -15 6 £34,000 +4.61% 3
North West +12 5 £34,000 -2.85%
Manchester +9 5 £34,000 -2.85%
City of London +8 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -30 4 £25,000 -16.66%
Oxfordshire +6 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Birmingham - 3 £25,000 -
Oxford -1 2 £37,500 -28.57%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £57,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £35,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £57,500 -
Leicestershire +23 1 £30,000 +1.69%
East Midlands +15 1 £30,000 -13.66%
Exeter +9 1 £29,500 -15.71%
Devon +3 1 £29,500 -15.71%
Wiltshire -3 1 £34,000 +4.61%
Staffordshire -3 1 £29,000 -21.62%
Swindon -7 1 £34,000 +4.61%
Somerset - 1 - - 2
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £37,500 -
Horsham - 1 - -
Bath - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £32,500 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 146 (100.00%) LAMP
2 145 (99.32%) PHP
3 121 (82.88%) JavaScript
4 107 (73.29%) MySQL
5 105 (71.92%) CSS
6 98 (67.12%) HTML
7 97 (66.44%) Linux
8 57 (39.04%) OO
9 51 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (30.14%) MVC
11 43 (29.45%) Apache
11 43 (29.45%) Git (software)
12 34 (23.29%) CMS
13 33 (22.60%) WordPress
14 32 (21.92%) OO PHP
15 31 (21.23%) SQL
16 29 (19.86%) OOP
16 29 (19.86%) Ajax
16 29 (19.86%) Zend
17 27 (18.49%) jQuery
17 27 (18.49%) Web Development
18 26 (17.81%) PHP5
19 25 (17.12%) Open Source
20 24 (16.44%) HTML5
21 19 (13.01%) Marketing
22 17 (11.64%) TYPO3
22 17 (11.64%) Symfony
22 17 (11.64%) Capistrano
22 17 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
22 17 (11.64%) Python

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 43 (29.45%) Apache
2 34 (23.29%) CMS
3 33 (22.60%) WordPress
4 17 (11.64%) TYPO3
5 15 (10.27%) Drupal
6 12 (8.22%) concrete5
7 6 (4.11%) ColdFusion
8 5 (3.42%) Node.js
9 4 (2.74%) Joomla!
9 4 (2.74%) nginx
10 3 (2.05%) lighttpd
11 2 (1.37%) Moodle
12 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) GitHub
2 3 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.37%) SaaS
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.68%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.85%) Intranet
2 7 (4.79%) HTTP
3 2 (1.37%) DNS
3 2 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (73.29%) MySQL
2 17 (11.64%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.79%) Redis
3 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.05%) SQLite
4 3 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (29.45%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.64%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.48%) Subversion
4 4 (2.74%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.05%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.05%) Behat
6 1 (0.68%) Xcode
6 1 (0.68%) Bower
General
1 19 (13.01%) Marketing
2 8 (5.48%) Finance
3 4 (2.74%) Legal
3 4 (2.74%) Banking
4 2 (1.37%) Games
4 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (100.00%) LAMP
2 105 (71.92%) CSS
3 98 (67.12%) HTML
4 29 (19.86%) Ajax
5 27 (18.49%) jQuery
6 24 (16.44%) HTML5
7 17 (11.64%) Symfony
8 14 (9.59%) AngularJS
9 12 (8.22%) CSS3
9 12 (8.22%) Zend Framework
9 12 (8.22%) Web Services
9 12 (8.22%) XML
10 10 (6.85%) XHTML
10 10 (6.85%) RESTful
11 8 (5.48%) Backbone.js
11 8 (5.48%) JSON
12 6 (4.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (4.11%) Laravel
13 5 (3.42%) REST
13 5 (3.42%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) Open Source
2 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.79%) User Experience
3 7 (4.79%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.74%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.05%) Wiki
5 3 (2.05%) Social Network
5 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.37%) Social Media
6 2 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.37%) W3C
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 97 (66.44%) Linux
2 6 (4.11%) Android
3 5 (3.42%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.42%) Windows
4 4 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (39.04%) OO
2 51 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (30.14%) MVC
4 32 (21.92%) OO PHP
5 29 (19.86%) OOP
6 27 (18.49%) Web Development
7 17 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (10.96%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (10.96%) CRM
9 14 (9.59%) E-Commerce
10 12 (8.22%) OOD
11 9 (6.16%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.79%) Scrum
13 6 (4.11%) Web Design
13 6 (4.11%) Data Management
14 5 (3.42%) TDD
15 4 (2.74%) Digital Marketing
15 4 (2.74%) Online Marketing
15 4 (2.74%) BDD
15 4 (2.74%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 145 (99.32%) PHP
2 121 (82.88%) JavaScript
3 31 (21.23%) SQL
4 26 (17.81%) PHP5
5 17 (11.64%) Python
6 9 (6.16%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.48%) Perl
8 5 (3.42%) C#
9 4 (2.74%) Java
10 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.05%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.68%) C++
11 1 (0.68%) Clojure
11 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (4.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) VirtualBox
2 6 (4.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (11.64%) Capistrano
2 13 (8.90%) Vagrant
3 5 (3.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (19.86%) Zend
2 12 (8.22%) Siemens
3 8 (5.48%) Facebook
3 8 (5.48%) Twitter
4 3 (2.05%) Google
5 2 (1.37%) New Relic
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.68%) Rackspace
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