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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP Developer
Rank 793 709 748
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 109 176 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 95 159 144
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%

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
107647 103692 109532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.73% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89339 85136 94063
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -99 106 £40,000 +14.28% 11
London -5 41 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South East -52 32 £30,000 -14.28% 5
East Sussex +1 16 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Brighton -5 16 £30,000 -14.28%
East Midlands +26 12 £40,000 +60.00%
South West -9 12 £30,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 12 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 12 £40,000 -
City of London +29 8 £56,250 +40.62% 1
West Sussex - 6 £20,000 - 2
North West -4 5 £35,000 -
Manchester -11 5 £35,000 -
Exeter +9 4 £29,500 - 1
West Midlands -8 4 £37,000 -2.63%
Devon -15 4 £29,500 -9.23% 1
Surrey -37 4 £50,000 +17.64%
Gloucestershire - 4 £31,250 -
Addlestone - 4 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 4 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £37,500 -
Haywards Heath - 3 £20,000 -
Horsham - 3 - -
Oxford +10 2 £36,500 -23.15%
Oxfordshire +6 2 £36,500 -23.15%
Bristol 0 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Birmingham - 2 £41,500 -
Gloucester - 2 £32,500 -
Solihull - 2 £32,500 -

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 203 (100.00%) LAMP
2 199 (98.03%) PHP
3 158 (77.83%) MySQL
4 133 (65.52%) Linux
5 126 (62.07%) JavaScript
6 120 (59.11%) HTML
7 113 (55.67%) CSS
8 77 (37.93%) Apache
9 76 (37.44%) OO
10 61 (30.05%) PHP5
11 55 (27.09%) Symfony
12 53 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
13 51 (25.12%) Ajax
13 51 (25.12%) SQL
14 50 (24.63%) MVC
15 49 (24.14%) jQuery
16 48 (23.65%) Open Source
17 47 (23.15%) OOP
18 43 (21.18%) Git (software)
19 42 (20.69%) Zend
20 41 (20.20%) OO PHP
21 40 (19.70%) Marketing
22 31 (15.27%) Degree
23 29 (14.29%) HTML5
24 25 (12.32%) WordPress
24 25 (12.32%) Perl
25 24 (11.82%) Python
25 24 (11.82%) E-Commerce
25 24 (11.82%) TDD
25 24 (11.82%) RESTful

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 77 (37.93%) Apache
2 25 (12.32%) WordPress
3 15 (7.39%) Drupal
4 12 (5.91%) concrete5
5 11 (5.42%) CMS
6 9 (4.43%) Joomla!
7 6 (2.96%) nginx
8 5 (2.46%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.97%) Moodle
9 4 (1.97%) Node.js
9 4 (1.97%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.97%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.97%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (1.97%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.48%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.48%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.99%) TYPO3
Applications
1 14 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (6.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.90%) GitHub
2 7 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.96%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.93%) HTTP
2 4 (1.97%) Intranet
2 4 (1.97%) Internet
2 4 (1.97%) AMQP
3 3 (1.48%) SMTP
4 1 (0.49%) SMS
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (77.83%) MySQL
2 18 (8.87%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.93%) Redis
4 9 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.46%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (21.18%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.87%) Subversion
3 10 (4.93%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.96%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.48%) JIRA
7 2 (0.99%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.99%) Behat
8 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (19.70%) Marketing
2 14 (6.90%) Advertising
3 6 (2.96%) Legal
4 3 (1.48%) Finance
5 2 (0.99%) Publishing
6 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.49%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (100.00%) LAMP
2 120 (59.11%) HTML
3 113 (55.67%) CSS
4 55 (27.09%) Symfony
5 51 (25.12%) Ajax
6 49 (24.14%) jQuery
7 29 (14.29%) HTML5
8 24 (11.82%) RESTful
9 21 (10.34%) .NET
10 17 (8.37%) CSS3
11 16 (7.88%) XHTML
12 15 (7.39%) Web Services
13 13 (6.40%) ASP.NET
13 13 (6.40%) CodeIgniter
14 11 (5.42%) XML
15 9 (4.43%) Yii
16 8 (3.94%) .NET Framework
17 7 (3.45%) SOAP
18 6 (2.96%) JSON
18 6 (2.96%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.65%) Open Source
2 20 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (8.87%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.93%) Social Media
5 8 (3.94%) Mobile Computing
5 8 (3.94%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.97%) Symmetrix
7 4 (1.97%) Clustering
7 4 (1.97%) Social Network
7 4 (1.97%) RIA
8 3 (1.48%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.99%) Blog
10 1 (0.49%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.49%) W3C
10 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 133 (65.52%) Linux
2 12 (5.91%) UNIX
3 10 (4.93%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.94%) Android
5 5 (2.46%) Windows
6 4 (1.97%) Solaris
7 2 (0.99%) Debian
7 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) CentOS
8 1 (0.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (37.44%) OO
2 53 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (24.63%) MVC
4 47 (23.15%) OOP
5 41 (20.20%) OO PHP
6 24 (11.82%) E-Commerce
6 24 (11.82%) TDD
7 23 (11.33%) Web Development
8 19 (9.36%) Software Engineering
9 15 (7.39%) Scrum
9 15 (7.39%) Unit Testing
9 15 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (7.39%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (5.91%) BDD
11 8 (3.94%) iOS Development
12 6 (2.96%) Android Development
12 6 (2.96%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (2.46%) Service Delivery
13 5 (2.46%) Online Marketing
13 5 (2.46%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 199 (98.03%) PHP
2 126 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 61 (30.05%) PHP5
4 51 (25.12%) SQL
5 25 (12.32%) Perl
6 24 (11.82%) Python
7 19 (9.36%) C#
8 18 (8.87%) Java
9 13 (6.40%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.96%) Ruby
10 6 (2.96%) C++
11 5 (2.46%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.99%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (15.27%) Degree
2 2 (0.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.97%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.94%) Varnish
2 2 (0.99%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.99%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (20.69%) Zend
2 21 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (9.36%) Facebook
4 15 (7.39%) Twitter
5 12 (5.91%) Siemens
6 4 (1.97%) F5
6 4 (1.97%) Cisco
6 4 (1.97%) EMC
6 4 (1.97%) Google
7 3 (1.48%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.49%) Adobe
8 1 (0.49%) Rackspace
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