The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 5 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 10.00% 5.41% 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 8.33% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +40.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
London

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 Westminster region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 40.00% 64.86% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 21
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

LAMP
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Westminster

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian