The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK / England
Rank 254 226 217
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 985 1421 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.48% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.20% 3.85% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 850 1322 1274
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,000
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30782 36877 37649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.50% 38.51% 37.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26585 32054 32387
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

LAMP
Salary Trend in England

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

LAMP Salary Trend in England

LAMP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

LAMP Salary Histogram in England

LAMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -54 297 £55,000 +10.00% 64
South East -28 195 £42,500 +6.25% 21
North West +32 108 £35,000 - 21
Yorkshire +5 85 £40,000 - 21
East Midlands +42 82 £37,500 +19.04% 14
West Midlands +8 77 £35,000 -6.66% 13
South West -25 70 £35,000 -12.50% 13
East of England +2 68 £35,000 -22.22% 10
North East +8 7 £35,000 -2.77% 3
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 England region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1502 (77.07%) PHP
2 1474 (75.63%) MySQL
3 1264 (64.85%) Linux
4 999 (51.26%) JavaScript
5 945 (48.49%) HTML
6 918 (47.10%) CSS
7 864 (44.33%) Apache
8 577 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
9 538 (27.60%) jQuery
9 538 (27.60%) Git (software)
10 437 (22.42%) Web Development
11 424 (21.75%) MVC
12 423 (21.70%) Python
13 394 (20.22%) HTML5
14 357 (18.32%) OOP
15 336 (17.24%) AngularJS
16 334 (17.14%) DevOps
17 327 (16.78%) OO
18 317 (16.26%) Java
19 312 (16.01%) Perl
19 312 (16.01%) Amazon AWS
20 300 (15.39%) E-Commerce
21 291 (14.93%) Bash Shell
22 287 (14.73%) Puppet
22 287 (14.73%) Software Engineering
23 284 (14.57%) Symfony
24 271 (13.90%) Web Services
25 268 (13.75%) Laravel
26 265 (13.60%) SQL
27 252 (12.93%) Windows

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 864 (44.33%) Apache
2 187 (9.59%) nginx
3 158 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 151 (7.75%) WordPress
5 140 (7.18%) Elasticsearch
6 134 (6.88%) Drupal
7 102 (5.23%) CMS
8 85 (4.36%) IIS
9 79 (4.05%) JBoss
10 58 (2.98%) OpenStack
11 53 (2.72%) Apache Spark
12 51 (2.62%) WebSphere
13 48 (2.46%) WebLogic
14 32 (1.64%) Apache Pig
15 31 (1.59%) Apache Solr
16 30 (1.54%) Confluence
17 21 (1.08%) MS Exchange
18 17 (0.87%) CloudStack
18 17 (0.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 16 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 43 (2.21%) Photoshop
2 18 (0.92%) MS Excel
3 14 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.15%) MS Office
5 3 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.10%) InDesign
7 1 (0.051%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.051%) GIMP
7 1 (0.051%) HipChat
7 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 92 (4.72%) Magento
2 28 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.41%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.36%) Shopify
6 3 (0.15%) OpenCart
6 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.15%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.10%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.051%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.051%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.051%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 312 (16.01%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (4.72%) SaaS
3 63 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
5 41 (2.10%) Amazon S3
6 39 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 37 (1.90%) GitHub
8 35 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
9 27 (1.39%) PaaS
10 25 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 24 (1.23%) IaaS
12 23 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 20 (1.03%) Office 365
14 18 (0.92%) Google Analytics
15 13 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
15 13 (0.67%) Route 53
16 11 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 11 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
17 7 (0.36%) Slack
18 6 (0.31%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 168 (8.62%) TCP/IP
2 122 (6.26%) DNS
3 116 (5.95%) Firewall
4 105 (5.39%) Internet
5 86 (4.41%) HTTP
6 72 (3.69%) LDAP
7 56 (2.87%) SSL
8 48 (2.46%) DHCP
9 41 (2.10%) SAN
10 38 (1.95%) SMTP
11 31 (1.59%) SSH
12 30 (1.54%) ATM
13 23 (1.18%) IMAP
13 23 (1.18%) Intranet
13 23 (1.18%) POP3
13 23 (1.18%) VoIP
13 23 (1.18%) VPN
14 22 (1.13%) NAS
15 21 (1.08%) WAN
16 20 (1.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1474 (75.63%) MySQL
2 208 (10.67%) MongoDB
3 156 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 137 (7.03%) SQL Server
5 118 (6.05%) NoSQL
6 102 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
7 87 (4.46%) Big Data
8 86 (4.41%) Redis
9 81 (4.16%) Hadoop
10 67 (3.44%) RDBMS
11 38 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
12 35 (1.80%) Apache Hive
13 33 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
14 23 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (1.08%) MariaDB
16 18 (0.92%) Neo4j
17 14 (0.72%) GIS
18 9 (0.46%) HBase
18 9 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 8 (0.41%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 538 (27.60%) Git (software)
2 186 (9.54%) Jenkins
3 185 (9.49%) Subversion
4 119 (6.11%) JIRA
5 85 (4.36%) PHPUnit
6 47 (2.41%) Vagrant
7 46 (2.36%) Grunt
8 42 (2.15%) gulp
9 39 (2.00%) Redmine
10 33 (1.69%) Selenium
11 32 (1.64%) GitLab
12 25 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 23 (1.18%) Bitbucket
14 22 (1.13%) Mercurial
14 22 (1.13%) Travis CI
15 20 (1.03%) Maven
16 18 (0.92%) JUnit
16 18 (0.92%) TeamCity
17 16 (0.82%) webpack
18 15 (0.77%) Hudson
General
1 175 (8.98%) Finance
2 152 (7.80%) Marketing
3 68 (3.49%) Retail
4 66 (3.39%) Games
5 49 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 31 (1.59%) Banking
7 27 (1.39%) Advertising
7 27 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.23%) Publishing
9 22 (1.13%) Back Office
10 19 (0.97%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.62%) French Language
12 11 (0.56%) Military
13 9 (0.46%) German Language
13 9 (0.46%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.41%) Law
15 7 (0.36%) Electronics
15 7 (0.36%) Legal
16 4 (0.21%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1167 (59.88%) Developer
2 850 (43.61%) PHP Developer
3 237 (12.16%) Senior Developer
4 235 (12.06%) Web Developer
5 223 (11.44%) Administrator
6 203 (10.42%) LAMP Developer
7 197 (10.11%) Systems Administrator
8 165 (8.47%) Senior PHP Developer
9 164 (8.41%) Linux Administrator
10 154 (7.90%) JavaScript Developer
10 154 (7.90%) Linux Engineer
11 145 (7.44%) PHP Web Developer
12 144 (7.39%) DevOps Engineer
12 144 (7.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 142 (7.29%) MySQL Developer
13 142 (7.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 137 (7.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 130 (6.67%) Lead Developer
16 102 (5.23%) Software Engineer
17 97 (4.98%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 945 (48.49%) HTML
2 918 (47.10%) CSS
3 538 (27.60%) jQuery
4 394 (20.22%) HTML5
5 336 (17.24%) AngularJS
6 284 (14.57%) Symfony
7 271 (13.90%) Web Services
8 268 (13.75%) Laravel
9 211 (10.83%) Node.js
10 201 (10.31%) LEMP Stack
11 186 (9.54%) XML
12 177 (9.08%) Ajax
12 177 (9.08%) CSS3
13 131 (6.72%) REST
14 129 (6.62%) SOAP
15 128 (6.57%) JSON
16 119 (6.11%) .NET
17 102 (5.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 95 (4.87%) Sass
19 94 (4.82%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 156 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 90 (4.62%) Linux Command Line
3 72 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (3.64%) iPad
5 69 (3.54%) User Experience
6 61 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 54 (2.77%) Data Centre
8 42 (2.15%) Fintech
9 36 (1.85%) PKI
10 30 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (1.39%) Algorithms
12 25 (1.28%) Replication
13 24 (1.23%) Clustering
14 18 (0.92%) Wiki
15 17 (0.87%) BBC
15 17 (0.87%) Public Cloud
16 16 (0.82%) Online Games
17 13 (0.67%) Minimum Viable Product
18 12 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 12 (0.62%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1264 (64.85%) Linux
2 252 (12.93%) Windows
3 195 (10.01%) CentOS
4 182 (9.34%) Ubuntu
5 160 (8.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 131 (6.72%) Unix
7 84 (4.31%) Debian
8 82 (4.21%) Windows Server
9 37 (1.90%) Apple iOS
10 33 (1.69%) Android
10 33 (1.69%) Mac OS X
11 23 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (0.82%) Mac OS
12 16 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.72%) Solaris
14 11 (0.56%) Fedora
15 7 (0.36%) SUSE
16 6 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (22.42%) Web Development
3 424 (21.75%) MVC
4 357 (18.32%) OOP
5 334 (17.14%) DevOps
6 327 (16.78%) OO
7 300 (15.39%) E-Commerce
8 287 (14.73%) Software Engineering
9 237 (12.16%) Open Source
10 212 (10.88%) Scrum
11 186 (9.54%) TDD
12 154 (7.90%) Unit Testing
13 150 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
14 143 (7.34%) Configuration Management
15 139 (7.13%) OO PHP
16 103 (5.28%) SDLC
17 101 (5.18%) Analytics
18 98 (5.03%) High Availability
19 86 (4.41%) ITIL
20 76 (3.90%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1502 (77.07%) PHP
2 999 (51.26%) JavaScript
3 423 (21.70%) Python
4 317 (16.26%) Java
5 312 (16.01%) Perl
6 291 (14.93%) Bash Shell
7 265 (13.60%) SQL
8 158 (8.11%) Ruby
9 82 (4.21%) C
10 80 (4.10%) C#
11 73 (3.75%) Shell Script
12 69 (3.54%) C++
13 68 (3.49%) PowerShell
14 62 (3.18%) PHP 5
15 50 (2.57%) PHP 7
16 25 (1.28%) R
17 20 (1.03%) Objective-C
18 17 (0.87%) Go
19 16 (0.82%) XPath
20 13 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 220 (11.29%) Degree
2 50 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 29 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (1.33%) RHCE
5 25 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 16 (0.82%) CCNA
9 12 (0.62%) RHCSA
10 10 (0.51%) CCNP
10 10 (0.51%) RHCA
11 7 (0.36%) ISEB
11 7 (0.36%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.31%) CISSP
12 6 (0.31%) LPIC
12 6 (0.31%) SANS
13 5 (0.26%) CompTIA Security+
13 5 (0.26%) MCSE
13 5 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (4.67%) QA
2 35 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 30 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.28%) SLA
5 12 (0.62%) PMO
6 3 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.15%) GCP
6 3 (0.15%) MiFID
7 2 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.10%) DICOM
7 2 (0.10%) HL7
7 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.051%) WAI
8 1 (0.051%) WCAG
System Software
1 165 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 119 (6.11%) Docker
3 94 (4.82%) Varnish
4 51 (2.62%) Active Directory
4 51 (2.62%) Hyper-V
4 51 (2.62%) vSphere
5 37 (1.90%) Xen
6 32 (1.64%) KVM
7 31 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
8 30 (1.54%) NFS
9 26 (1.33%) vCloud
10 20 (1.03%) iptables
11 19 (0.97%) Squid
12 16 (0.82%) XenServer
13 14 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
13 14 (0.72%) Postfix
13 14 (0.72%) Samba
13 14 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (0.62%) LXC
15 11 (0.56%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 287 (14.73%) Puppet
2 200 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
3 179 (9.18%) Ansible
4 114 (5.85%) Nagios
5 45 (2.31%) Salt
6 36 (1.85%) HAProxy
7 31 (1.59%) Terraform
8 23 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
9 18 (0.92%) Kubernetes
10 15 (0.77%) Cobbler
11 14 (0.72%) OpenAM
11 14 (0.72%) Tivoli
12 13 (0.67%) ZABBIX
13 11 (0.56%) Cacti
13 11 (0.56%) logstash
13 11 (0.56%) Nmap
14 9 (0.46%) Graphite
14 9 (0.46%) Kibana
14 9 (0.46%) WSUS
15 8 (0.41%) cPanel
Vendors
1 236 (12.11%) Zend
2 207 (10.62%) VMware
3 177 (9.08%) Red Hat
4 164 (8.41%) Oracle
5 127 (6.52%) Microsoft
6 34 (1.74%) Google
7 32 (1.64%) Cisco
8 29 (1.49%) Sun
9 27 (1.39%) NetApp
10 22 (1.13%) Atlassian
11 20 (1.03%) Adobe
11 20 (1.03%) New Relic
12 17 (0.87%) SaltStack
13 16 (0.82%) Apple
14 15 (0.77%) Twitter
15 14 (0.72%) EnterpriseDB
15 14 (0.72%) Splunk
16 13 (0.67%) Percona
16 13 (0.67%) Rackspace
16 13 (0.67%) Veeam
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & more
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum £35,000 - £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Maximise Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Up to £45K (negotiable) + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
East Riding
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
SOAS
Salary: £39,324 - 46,924 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & more
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Pension & Study
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isle of Man
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Holiday, Trips away, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £45k - £65k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday