The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 72 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 1.33% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
243 150 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.75% 42.49% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 193 122 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
Hertfordshire

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Watford region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Watford

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing LAMP also 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 that cited LAMP.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) BBC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Magento
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing LAMP also 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 that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Extranet
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BBC
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper