The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 93 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.08% 0.27% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 0.65% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -20.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
LAMP
South East

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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
507 461 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 45.76% 40.98% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 461 409 487
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

LAMP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

LAMP Salary Trend in West Sussex

LAMP
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in West Sussex

LAMP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Horsham - 4 - -
Haywards Heath - 3 £20,000 -
Worthing -3 2 £35,000 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £37,500 -
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 23 (88.46%) HTML
2 23 (88.46%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 11 (42.31%) MySQL
6 9 (34.62%) XML
6 9 (34.62%) Drupal
6 9 (34.62%) Web Design
7 7 (26.92%) Digital Media
7 7 (26.92%) HTML5
7 7 (26.92%) jQuery
7 7 (26.92%) Zend
7 7 (26.92%) Zend Framework
8 6 (23.08%) Migration
8 6 (23.08%) ColdFusion
8 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
8 6 (23.08%) Python
8 6 (23.08%) XHTML
8 6 (23.08%) Memcached
8 6 (23.08%) Varnish
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
8 6 (23.08%) Backbone.js
8 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (23.08%) Zurb Foundation
8 6 (23.08%) nginx
8 6 (23.08%) Apache Solr
9 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
10 3 (11.54%) SaaS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (34.62%) Drupal
2 6 (23.08%) nginx
2 6 (23.08%) Apache Solr
2 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 6 (23.08%) ColdFusion
3 3 (11.54%) CMS
3 3 (11.54%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 13 (50.00%) LAMP Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Junior
3 9 (34.62%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) HTML
1 23 (88.46%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) XML
3 7 (26.92%) Zend Framework
3 7 (26.92%) jQuery
3 7 (26.92%) HTML5
4 6 (23.08%) Memcached
4 6 (23.08%) Backbone.js
4 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (23.08%) Zurb Foundation
4 6 (23.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Web Design
2 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) ERP
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Content Management
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (57.69%) SQL
3 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Varnish
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Zend
2 2 (7.69%) Google