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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP Developer
Rank 858 822 789
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 37 94 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.081% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.085% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 79 90
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%

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
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 27 August 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 -47 35 £42,500 +6.25% 4
South East -11 13 £41,500 +48.21% 1
London +2 11 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Brighton +22 5 £41,500 +50.90% 1
East Sussex +21 5 £41,500 +50.90% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £41,500 +27.69%
Milton Keynes -13 4 £41,500 +27.69%
North West -1 3 £34,000 -
Hampshire +17 2 £27,500 +27.90%
East of England +17 2 £43,750 -2.77%
Southampton +9 2 £27,500 +27.90%
Manchester +8 2 £34,000 -
West Midlands -5 2 £42,500 +54.54%
South West -12 2 £37,500 +7.14%
City of London +24 1 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Leeds +10 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
West Yorkshire +8 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Yorkshire +5 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Oxfordshire -1 1 £45,000 +60.71%
Hertfordshire -5 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Gloucestershire -14 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Isle of Man - 1 £35,000 -
Essex - 1 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £35,000 -
Douglas - 1 £35,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £32,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £37,500 -

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) LAMP
2 76 (98.70%) PHP
3 63 (81.82%) MySQL
4 58 (75.32%) JavaScript
5 56 (72.73%) HTML
6 52 (67.53%) CSS
7 49 (63.64%) Linux
8 33 (42.86%) Apache
9 28 (36.36%) MVC
10 26 (33.77%) jQuery
11 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (25.97%) OOP
12 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
13 17 (22.08%) OO
14 14 (18.18%) TDD
14 14 (18.18%) Zend
15 13 (16.88%) CMS
16 11 (14.29%) CRM
16 11 (14.29%) AngularJS
17 10 (12.99%) Python
17 10 (12.99%) Web Development
17 10 (12.99%) JSON
17 10 (12.99%) HTML5
18 9 (11.69%) WordPress
18 9 (11.69%) Drupal
18 9 (11.69%) XML
18 9 (11.69%) Java
18 9 (11.69%) Intranet
18 9 (11.69%) Finance
18 9 (11.69%) Node.js

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (42.86%) Apache
2 13 (16.88%) CMS
3 9 (11.69%) Node.js
3 9 (11.69%) Drupal
3 9 (11.69%) WordPress
4 6 (7.79%) TYPO3
5 4 (5.19%) nginx
5 4 (5.19%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.30%) Confluence
6 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
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%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.30%) Extranet
2 1 (1.30%) SSH
2 1 (1.30%) SMS
2 1 (1.30%) VoIP
2 1 (1.30%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (81.82%) MySQL
2 8 (10.39%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.49%) Redis
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.49%) PHPUnit
3 5 (6.49%) JIRA
3 5 (6.49%) Selenium
4 3 (3.90%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.90%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Marketing
3 5 (6.49%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Law
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) LAMP
2 56 (72.73%) HTML
3 52 (67.53%) CSS
4 26 (33.77%) jQuery
5 11 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.99%) HTML5
6 10 (12.99%) JSON
7 9 (11.69%) XML
8 8 (10.39%) Web Services
9 6 (7.79%) REST
9 6 (7.79%) Laravel
9 6 (7.79%) Ajax
9 6 (7.79%) Symfony
10 5 (6.49%) SOAP
10 5 (6.49%) CSS3
11 4 (5.19%) Backbone.js
11 4 (5.19%) Sass
11 4 (5.19%) LESS
11 4 (5.19%) XHTML
11 4 (5.19%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
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%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 49 (63.64%) Linux
2 4 (5.19%) Windows
3 3 (3.90%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) MVC
2 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.97%) OOP
4 17 (22.08%) OO
5 14 (18.18%) TDD
6 11 (14.29%) CRM
7 10 (12.99%) Web Development
8 7 (9.09%) OOD
8 7 (9.09%) BDD
9 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.49%) Analytics
10 5 (6.49%) OO PHP
11 4 (5.19%) Open Source
11 4 (5.19%) RDF
12 3 (3.90%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.90%) Refactoring
12 3 (3.90%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (98.70%) PHP
2 58 (75.32%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.99%) Python
4 9 (11.69%) Java
5 6 (7.79%) SQL
6 4 (5.19%) Ruby
6 4 (5.19%) PHP5
7 2 (2.60%) C#
7 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Capistrano
2 5 (6.49%) Vagrant
3 4 (5.19%) Puppet
4 2 (2.60%) SCCM
5 1 (1.30%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (1.30%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Zend
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.60%) Splunk
4 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.30%) VMware
4 1 (1.30%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) Avaya
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