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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP Developer
Rank 846 877 799
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 44 56 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.047% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.049% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 93
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £27,000 £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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

LAMP Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

LAMP Developer
Top 25 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 April 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 +1 44 £35,000 -3.44% 8
South East +18 19 £35,000 - 3
Brighton +5 13 £35,000 +27.27%
East Sussex -7 13 £35,000 +27.27% 1
London +14 10 £52,500 +26.50% 2
South West -19 6 £33,250 +2.30% 3
City of London +38 5 £60,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -27 5 £25,000 -9.09%
North West +17 3 £34,000 -2.85%
Manchester +10 3 £34,000 -2.85%
Oxfordshire +10 3 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Birmingham - 3 £25,000 -
Bristol - 3 £25,000 -
Basingstoke +27 2 £57,500 +64.28%
Oxford +5 2 £37,500 -28.57%
Hampshire -6 2 £57,500 +64.28%
Staffordshire - 2 £33,250 -
Leicestershire +20 1 £30,000 +1.69%
East Midlands +17 1 £30,000 -13.66%
Surrey +12 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Wiltshire - 1 £34,000 -
Swindon - 1 £34,000 -
Camberley - 1 £45,000 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £37,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £37,500 -

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 128 (100.00%) LAMP
2 127 (99.22%) PHP
3 105 (82.03%) JavaScript
4 96 (75.00%) MySQL
5 92 (71.88%) CSS
6 89 (69.53%) HTML
7 82 (64.06%) Linux
8 45 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (33.59%) MVC
9 43 (33.59%) OO
10 40 (31.25%) Git (software)
11 33 (25.78%) Apache
12 31 (24.22%) CMS
13 28 (21.88%) WordPress
14 26 (20.31%) SQL
15 25 (19.53%) jQuery
16 24 (18.75%) Zend
16 24 (18.75%) Web Development
16 24 (18.75%) OOP
17 23 (17.97%) OO PHP
18 20 (15.63%) Ajax
19 19 (14.84%) TYPO3
19 19 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (14.84%) HTML5
19 19 (14.84%) Capistrano
19 19 (14.84%) MongoDB
19 19 (14.84%) Jenkins
20 18 (14.06%) Open Source
21 17 (13.28%) CRM
21 17 (13.28%) Responsive Web Design

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (25.78%) Apache
2 31 (24.22%) CMS
3 28 (21.88%) WordPress
4 19 (14.84%) TYPO3
5 12 (9.38%) Drupal
6 8 (6.25%) concrete5
7 6 (4.69%) ColdFusion
8 3 (2.34%) nginx
8 3 (2.34%) lighttpd
9 2 (1.56%) Moodle
9 2 (1.56%) Node.js
10 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) GitHub
2 2 (1.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.59%) Intranet
2 6 (4.69%) HTTP
3 2 (1.56%) DNS
3 2 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (75.00%) MySQL
2 19 (14.84%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.69%) Redis
5 4 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.34%) SQLite
6 3 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.56%) Subversion
4 2 (1.56%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.56%) Behat
5 1 (0.78%) Bower
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Xcode
General
1 11 (8.59%) Marketing
2 10 (7.81%) Finance
3 6 (4.69%) Banking
4 3 (2.34%) Legal
5 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Advertising
5 2 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (100.00%) LAMP
2 92 (71.88%) CSS
3 89 (69.53%) HTML
4 25 (19.53%) jQuery
5 20 (15.63%) Ajax
6 19 (14.84%) HTML5
7 12 (9.38%) Web Services
8 11 (8.59%) AngularJS
9 10 (7.81%) XML
10 9 (7.03%) XHTML
10 9 (7.03%) Symfony
10 9 (7.03%) Zend Framework
11 8 (6.25%) JSON
11 8 (6.25%) Backbone.js
12 7 (5.47%) CSS3
12 7 (5.47%) RESTful
13 6 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (3.91%) REST
14 5 (3.91%) CakePHP
14 5 (3.91%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.06%) Open Source
2 8 (6.25%) Digital Media
3 7 (5.47%) User Experience
4 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.34%) Wiki
6 2 (1.56%) W3C
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 82 (64.06%) Linux
2 5 (3.91%) Windows
3 4 (3.13%) Android
4 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (33.59%) OO
2 43 (33.59%) MVC
3 24 (18.75%) OOP
3 24 (18.75%) Web Development
4 23 (17.97%) OO PHP
5 19 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (13.28%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (13.28%) CRM
7 11 (8.59%) OOD
8 9 (7.03%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.47%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.69%) Web Design
10 6 (4.69%) TDD
10 6 (4.69%) Data Management
11 3 (2.34%) Scrum
12 2 (1.56%) Time Management
12 2 (1.56%) Android Development
12 2 (1.56%) iOS Development
12 2 (1.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 127 (99.22%) PHP
2 105 (82.03%) JavaScript
3 26 (20.31%) SQL
4 14 (10.94%) PHP5
5 13 (10.16%) Python
6 6 (4.69%) Perl
7 5 (3.91%) C#
8 4 (3.13%) Java
8 4 (3.13%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.34%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.78%) Scala
10 1 (0.78%) Clojure
10 1 (0.78%) C++
10 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.25%) VirtualBox
2 5 (3.91%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (14.84%) Capistrano
2 13 (10.16%) Vagrant
3 5 (3.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (18.75%) Zend
2 8 (6.25%) Siemens
3 3 (2.34%) Google
3 3 (2.34%) Facebook
3 3 (2.34%) Twitter
4 2 (1.56%) New Relic
5 1 (0.78%) Rackspace
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