The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 80 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 19 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.56% 1.93% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.22% 5.76% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 15
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
LAMP
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
364 486 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.84% 33.54% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 246 340 417
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

LAMP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
1 19 (63.33%) PHP
2 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
2 14 (46.67%) Linux
3 12 (40.00%) MySQL
4 11 (36.67%) Apache
4 11 (36.67%) MVC
4 11 (36.67%) Drupal
5 10 (33.33%) WordPress
5 10 (33.33%) Symfony
5 10 (33.33%) HTML5
6 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (30.00%) CSS3
7 8 (26.67%) CMS
8 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
8 7 (23.33%) Sass
8 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
9 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (20.00%) DevOps
10 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 5 (16.67%) Web Development
10 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (16.67%) Debian
10 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
10 5 (16.67%) Oracle

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 11 (36.67%) Apache
1 11 (36.67%) Drupal
2 10 (33.33%) WordPress
3 8 (26.67%) CMS
4 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (10.00%) nginx
6 2 (6.67%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
1 3 (10.00%) LDAP
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
1 3 (10.00%) Skype
1 3 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.00%) Informix
4 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.33%) Grunt
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) PHP Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Senior Developer
4 10 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Web Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) CSS
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) HTML5
2 10 (33.33%) Symfony
3 9 (30.00%) CSS3
4 7 (23.33%) Sass
5 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) JSON
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 3 (10.00%) CGI
7 3 (10.00%) Django
7 3 (10.00%) JSP
7 3 (10.00%) Servlets
7 3 (10.00%) SOAP
8 2 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (3.33%) CodeIgniter
9 1 (3.33%) HTML5 Boilerplate
9 1 (3.33%) LESS
9 1 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) VLE
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Debian
4 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 3 (10.00%) Solaris
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) Unix
7 1 (3.33%) Android
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) MVC
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) Web Development
5 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (13.33%) OO
5 4 (13.33%) Open Source
5 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.00%) High Availability
6 3 (10.00%) Kanban
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Web Design
7 2 (6.67%) Release Management
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
1 19 (63.33%) PHP
2 4 (13.33%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe
4 1 (3.33%) Alterian
4 1 (3.33%) Facebook
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
4 1 (3.33%) Zend