The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 92 118 96
Rank change year-on-year +26 -22  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 17 29 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.39% 1.48% 2.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 4.75% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 54
Median salary £33,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 513 611 616
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 41.81% 31.25% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 396 560 528
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing LAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Reading

LAMP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Reading

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Reading over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Reading

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 42 (87.50%) Linux
2 39 (81.25%) MySQL
3 35 (72.92%) Apache
4 31 (64.58%) PHP
5 24 (50.00%) Python
6 21 (43.75%) Bash Shell
7 18 (37.50%) Puppet
8 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
9 16 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (31.25%) Red Hat
10 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
10 15 (31.25%) Perl
10 15 (31.25%) Oracle
11 14 (29.17%) Java
11 14 (29.17%) Web Services
11 14 (29.17%) SaaS
12 13 (27.08%) HTML
12 13 (27.08%) CSS
12 13 (27.08%) Data Protection
13 12 (25.00%) Zend
14 11 (22.92%) Drupal
14 11 (22.92%) CentOS
14 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (22.92%) Tomcat
14 11 (22.92%) Shell Script
14 11 (22.92%) DevOps
15 10 (20.83%) Middleware
15 10 (20.83%) OOP
15 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
15 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (72.92%) Apache
2 11 (22.92%) Drupal
2 11 (22.92%) Tomcat
3 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
4 8 (16.67%) JBoss
4 8 (16.67%) nginx
5 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
6 5 (10.42%) CMS
7 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (8.33%) Eucalyptus
7 4 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (6.25%) IIS
8 3 (6.25%) MQSeries
9 2 (4.17%) Confluence
10 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
10 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (29.17%) SaaS
3 8 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (10.42%) GitHub
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle CX
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.08%) Route 53
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.75%) Firewall
3 7 (14.58%) LDAP
4 4 (8.33%) HTTP
4 4 (8.33%) NAS
4 4 (8.33%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) DNS
5 3 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (81.25%) MySQL
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) DB2
6 1 (2.08%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.75%) Subversion
3 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.42%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) Ant
5 1 (2.08%) FishEye
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
5 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) LAMP Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Support Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Administrator
3 10 (20.83%) Lead Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (20.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (20.83%) Senior LAMP Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Linux Support
4 8 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Applications Support
5 7 (14.58%) Applications Support Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) PHP Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) Web Services
2 13 (27.08%) CSS
2 13 (27.08%) HTML
3 10 (20.83%) Middleware
4 8 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (12.50%) Ajax
5 6 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (8.33%) Sensu
7 3 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.08%) JSP
9 1 (2.08%) Node.js
9 1 (2.08%) REST
9 1 (2.08%) SOAP
9 1 (2.08%) Spring
9 1 (2.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.25%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) Blog
4 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (87.50%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) CentOS
3 10 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (18.75%) Windows
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (8.33%) Debian
6 4 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Data Protection
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.92%) DevOps
3 10 (20.83%) OOP
4 9 (18.75%) High Availability
4 9 (18.75%) Open Source
5 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 6 (12.50%) Web Development
6 5 (10.42%) SDLC
6 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.42%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.33%) Open Source Development
7 4 (8.33%) Web Operations
8 3 (6.25%) MVC
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) PHP
2 24 (50.00%) Python
3 21 (43.75%) Bash Shell
4 15 (31.25%) Perl
5 14 (29.17%) Java
6 11 (22.92%) Shell Script
7 8 (16.67%) SQL
8 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
9 5 (10.42%) Ruby
10 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
11 3 (6.25%) C
11 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
11 3 (6.25%) Tcl
12 1 (2.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) KVM
2 4 (8.33%) GlusterFS
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (37.50%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.42%) Graphite
4 4 (8.33%) Cacti
4 4 (8.33%) Ganglia
4 4 (8.33%) Nagios
4 4 (8.33%) OpenAM
4 4 (8.33%) OpenView
4 4 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (4.17%) Ansible
6 1 (2.08%) Graylog
6 1 (2.08%) Kibana
6 1 (2.08%) logstash
6 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle
1 15 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 12 (25.00%) Zend
3 9 (18.75%) Sun
4 4 (8.33%) BMC
4 4 (8.33%) Splunk
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 5 days ago