The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.38% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £100,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
LAMP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
144 186 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.64% 50.41% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 92 131 93
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 20 August 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%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Google Apps
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Google Apps
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter