The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 29 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.46% 1.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 3.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 85 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.31% 41.26% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 43 83 92
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Bedford

LAMP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Bedford region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) WebSockets
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) API Design

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) WebSockets
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) API Design
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA