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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP Developer
Rank 864 836 771
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 33 95 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.081% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.085% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 78 88
Average salary £39,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -14.28%

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
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -20 32 £40,000 -5.88% 4
South East +12 11 £36,500 +21.66% 1
London -19 8 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -13 5 £42,500 +54.54%
Brighton +18 4 £35,000 +27.27% 1
East Sussex +9 4 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Milton Keynes -4 3 £38,000 +16.92%
Buckinghamshire -5 3 £38,000 +16.92%
East of England +11 2 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Southampton +6 2 £27,500 +27.90%
Hampshire +2 2 £27,500 +27.90%
East Midlands 0 2 £35,000 +16.66%
North West -3 2 £33,250 -26.11%
Northamptonshire - 2 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Kettering - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +11 1 £42,500 -22.72%
West Yorkshire +9 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Manchester +3 1 £34,000 -24.44%
Leeds -1 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Hertfordshire -1 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Yorkshire -3 1 £40,000 -33.33%
South West -20 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
Isle of Man - 1 £35,000 -
Burnley - 1 £32,500 -
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
Douglas - 1 £35,000 -
Exeter - 1 £32,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £37,500 -

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 77 (100.00%) PHP
1 77 (100.00%) LAMP
2 65 (84.42%) MySQL
3 62 (80.52%) JavaScript
4 55 (71.43%) HTML
5 52 (67.53%) Linux
6 50 (64.94%) CSS
7 30 (38.96%) MVC
8 29 (37.66%) Apache
9 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (33.77%) Git (software)
10 22 (28.57%) jQuery
10 22 (28.57%) OOP
11 20 (25.97%) CMS
12 17 (22.08%) OO
12 17 (22.08%) CRM
13 13 (16.88%) TDD
13 13 (16.88%) Zend
13 13 (16.88%) WordPress
13 13 (16.88%) MongoDB
14 12 (15.58%) Web Development
14 12 (15.58%) OOD
15 11 (14.29%) Intranet
15 11 (14.29%) TYPO3
15 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (14.29%) Capistrano
15 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
16 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
16 10 (12.99%) HTML5
16 10 (12.99%) JSON

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 29 (37.66%) Apache
2 20 (25.97%) CMS
3 13 (16.88%) WordPress
4 11 (14.29%) TYPO3
5 8 (10.39%) Drupal
6 7 (9.09%) Node.js
7 4 (5.19%) nginx
8 2 (2.60%) lighttpd
8 2 (2.60%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Intranet
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) SSH
3 1 (1.30%) CTI
3 1 (1.30%) SMS
3 1 (1.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (84.42%) MySQL
2 13 (16.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.60%) Redis
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.60%) SQLite
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (33.77%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.79%) PHPUnit
4 5 (6.49%) Selenium
5 4 (5.19%) JIRA
5 4 (5.19%) Subversion
6 3 (3.90%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.30%) Behat
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Banking
3 5 (6.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) LAMP
2 55 (71.43%) HTML
3 50 (64.94%) CSS
4 22 (28.57%) jQuery
5 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
5 10 (12.99%) HTML5
5 10 (12.99%) JSON
6 9 (11.69%) XML
7 8 (10.39%) Ajax
8 7 (9.09%) Web Services
9 6 (7.79%) Laravel
9 6 (7.79%) Symfony
10 5 (6.49%) CSS3
11 4 (5.19%) REST
11 4 (5.19%) CodeIgniter
11 4 (5.19%) CakePHP
11 4 (5.19%) XHTML
12 3 (3.90%) Dojo
13 2 (2.60%) Backbone.js
13 2 (2.60%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Data Integration
1 4 (5.19%) Linked Data
2 3 (3.90%) User Experience
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.90%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.60%) Wiki
3 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 52 (67.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) CentOS
3 1 (1.30%) UNIX
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) MVC
2 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.57%) OOP
4 17 (22.08%) OO
4 17 (22.08%) CRM
5 13 (16.88%) TDD
6 12 (15.58%) Web Development
6 12 (15.58%) OOD
7 11 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.39%) OO PHP
9 7 (9.09%) BDD
10 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.49%) Open Source
12 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.19%) RDF
13 3 (3.90%) API Integration
13 3 (3.90%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.90%) Refactoring
13 3 (3.90%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) PHP
2 62 (80.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.39%) Java
3 8 (10.39%) Python
4 6 (7.79%) PHP5
5 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.19%) Ruby
6 3 (3.90%) Perl
7 2 (2.60%) SQL
7 2 (2.60%) C#
7 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) Capistrano
2 4 (5.19%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Zend
2 2 (2.60%) Facebook
2 2 (2.60%) Twitter
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle
2 2 (2.60%) Google
3 1 (1.30%) Avaya
3 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
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