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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 13 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 2.08% 4.55% 11.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 6.67% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
15 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 31.25% 68.18% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 16
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP