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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 222 212 174
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -38
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1371 1631 2063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.50% 1.58% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 4.12% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1398 1825
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
LAMP
UK

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
35810 39625 44680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.08% 38.30% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31510 34190 38551
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,075 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 540 £52,500 +5.00% 71
South East +24 392 £42,500 - 36
Yorkshire -9 102 £35,000 - 12
South West -37 98 £36,750 +5.00% 17
West Midlands -3 82 £31,000 +1.63% 8
East of England -3 72 £40,000 -5.88% 15
North West -37 45 £35,000 +4.47% 9
East Midlands +9 38 £40,000 +14.28% 10
North East -2 5 £26,250 -33.12% 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 England region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 2206 (76.81%) PHP
2 2132 (74.23%) MySQL
3 2051 (71.41%) Linux
4 1542 (53.69%) Apache
5 1365 (47.53%) JavaScript
6 1194 (41.57%) CSS
7 1192 (41.50%) HTML
8 910 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
9 836 (29.11%) jQuery
10 800 (27.86%) Git (software)
11 710 (24.72%) Python
12 707 (24.62%) MVC
13 692 (24.09%) Web Development
14 643 (22.39%) Puppet
15 620 (21.59%) Amazon AWS
16 599 (20.86%) OOP
17 556 (19.36%) OO
18 536 (18.66%) Perl
19 529 (18.42%) DevOps
20 509 (17.72%) Bash Shell
21 453 (15.77%) SQL
22 428 (14.90%) Java
23 420 (14.62%) Opscode Chef
24 414 (14.42%) E-Commerce
25 412 (14.35%) Red Hat
26 407 (14.17%) Jenkins
27 397 (13.82%) HTML5
28 391 (13.61%) Symfony
28 391 (13.61%) VMware
29 384 (13.37%) Web Services

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 1542 (53.69%) Apache
2 376 (13.09%) Tomcat
3 304 (10.58%) nginx
4 190 (6.62%) Drupal
5 170 (5.92%) JBoss
6 156 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
6 156 (5.43%) WordPress
7 153 (5.33%) CMS
8 124 (4.32%) WebSphere
9 120 (4.18%) OpenStack
10 103 (3.59%) IIS
11 102 (3.55%) WebLogic
12 73 (2.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 62 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
14 40 (1.39%) Apache Spark
14 40 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
15 31 (1.08%) CloudStack
16 30 (1.04%) MS Exchange
17 29 (1.01%) Jetty
18 28 (0.97%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 95 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 44 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 21 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.21%) MS Office
5 6 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.17%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.070%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.035%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.035%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 170 (5.92%) Magento
2 12 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.21%) Shopify
7 5 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.10%) Apache OFBiz
9 2 (0.070%) Line 500
9 2 (0.070%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.070%) Sage 1000
10 1 (0.035%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 620 (21.59%) Amazon AWS
2 159 (5.54%) SaaS
3 132 (4.60%) Amazon EC2
4 72 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 63 (2.19%) Amazon S3
6 58 (2.02%) GitHub
7 57 (1.98%) PaaS
8 55 (1.92%) IaaS
9 49 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 35 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 31 (1.08%) CloudFront
12 27 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
13 26 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
14 25 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 22 (0.77%) SoftLayer
16 18 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 16 (0.56%) AdWords
17 16 (0.56%) Route 53
18 15 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 280 (9.75%) DNS
2 201 (7.00%) Firewall
3 177 (6.16%) TCP/IP
4 173 (6.02%) LDAP
5 170 (5.92%) HTTP
6 132 (4.60%) SAN
7 113 (3.93%) Internet
8 90 (3.13%) NAS
9 81 (2.82%) SSL
10 70 (2.44%) SMTP
11 66 (2.30%) SSH
12 62 (2.16%) DHCP
13 61 (2.12%) VLAN
14 54 (1.88%) VPN
15 40 (1.39%) Intranet
16 34 (1.18%) SNMP
17 32 (1.11%) FTP
18 31 (1.08%) WAN
19 30 (1.04%) VoIP
20 29 (1.01%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2132 (74.23%) MySQL
2 278 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 209 (7.28%) MongoDB
4 148 (5.15%) Relational Database
5 145 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
6 114 (3.97%) Redis
7 98 (3.41%) NoSQL
8 77 (2.68%) RDBMS
9 73 (2.54%) Hadoop
10 59 (2.05%) Big Data
11 45 (1.57%) MariaDB
12 43 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 41 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
14 37 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
15 24 (0.84%) Couchbase
16 19 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 18 (0.63%) SQLite
18 17 (0.59%) CouchDB
19 15 (0.52%) DB2
20 14 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 800 (27.86%) Git (software)
2 407 (14.17%) Jenkins
3 361 (12.57%) Subversion
4 158 (5.50%) PHPUnit
5 113 (3.93%) JIRA
6 93 (3.24%) Selenium
7 78 (2.72%) Vagrant
8 59 (2.05%) TeamCity
9 53 (1.85%) Maven
10 49 (1.71%) gulp
10 49 (1.71%) Mercurial
11 36 (1.25%) Ant
11 36 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 35 (1.22%) JUnit
13 33 (1.15%) Grunt
14 31 (1.08%) Hudson
15 26 (0.91%) Bitbucket
16 25 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
17 23 (0.80%) Jasmine
18 22 (0.77%) Gerrit
General
1 331 (11.53%) Finance
2 265 (9.23%) Marketing
3 108 (3.76%) Law
4 94 (3.27%) Games
5 92 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 91 (3.17%) Publishing
7 68 (2.37%) Advertising
8 65 (2.26%) Retail
9 48 (1.67%) Banking
10 36 (1.25%) Back Office
11 28 (0.97%) Manufacturing
12 22 (0.77%) Electronics
13 12 (0.42%) French Language
14 9 (0.31%) Legal
15 8 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.21%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.17%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.14%) Multimedia
19 3 (0.10%) Automotive
20 2 (0.070%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1585 (55.19%) Developer
2 1298 (45.19%) PHP Developer
3 360 (12.53%) Administrator
4 323 (11.25%) Web Developer
5 310 (10.79%) Systems Administrator
6 306 (10.65%) Linux Administrator
7 284 (9.89%) Linux Engineer
8 283 (9.85%) LAMP Developer
9 260 (9.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 253 (8.81%) PHP Web Developer
11 252 (8.77%) Senior Developer
12 232 (8.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 227 (7.90%) Senior PHP Developer
14 226 (7.87%) DevOps Engineer
15 197 (6.86%) MySQL Developer
16 194 (6.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 174 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 167 (5.81%) HTML Developer
19 146 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
20 140 (4.87%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1194 (41.57%) CSS
2 1192 (41.50%) HTML
3 836 (29.11%) jQuery
4 397 (13.82%) HTML5
5 391 (13.61%) Symfony
6 384 (13.37%) Web Services
7 344 (11.98%) Laravel
8 325 (11.32%) XML
9 298 (10.38%) LEMP Stack
10 270 (9.40%) CSS3
11 245 (8.53%) AngularJS
12 222 (7.73%) Ajax
13 216 (7.52%) REST
14 196 (6.82%) JSON
15 194 (6.75%) .NET
16 166 (5.78%) SOAP
17 161 (5.61%) Node.js
18 145 (5.05%) CodeIgniter
19 129 (4.49%) Sass
20 111 (3.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 192 (6.69%) Computer Science
2 180 (6.27%) User Experience
3 127 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (3.55%) Mobile App
5 85 (2.96%) iPad
6 67 (2.33%) Clustering
7 66 (2.30%) Data Centre
8 60 (2.09%) Fintech
9 37 (1.29%) Data Structures
10 35 (1.22%) Mathematics
11 34 (1.18%) Replication
12 33 (1.15%) Management Information System
13 26 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 26 (0.91%) Digital Media
14 24 (0.84%) Wiki
15 21 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (0.70%) Smartphone
16 20 (0.70%) Visualisation
17 19 (0.66%) CMDB
18 18 (0.63%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2051 (71.41%) Linux
2 360 (12.53%) Windows
3 345 (12.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 284 (9.89%) Unix
5 259 (9.02%) CentOS
6 193 (6.72%) Ubuntu
7 190 (6.62%) Debian
8 104 (3.62%) Windows Server
9 59 (2.05%) Solaris
10 57 (1.98%) Apple iOS
11 46 (1.60%) Android
11 46 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 28 (0.97%) SUSE
13 25 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (0.52%) AIX
16 10 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 8 (0.28%) Fedora
17 8 (0.28%) FreeBSD
17 8 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 910 (31.69%) Agile Software Development
2 707 (24.62%) MVC
3 692 (24.09%) Web Development
4 599 (20.86%) OOP
5 556 (19.36%) OO
6 529 (18.42%) DevOps
7 414 (14.42%) E-Commerce
8 307 (10.69%) Open Source
9 296 (10.31%) Scrum
10 295 (10.27%) Configuration Management
11 286 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
12 276 (9.61%) TDD
13 252 (8.77%) OO PHP
14 231 (8.04%) Software Engineering
15 150 (5.22%) Front End Development
16 147 (5.12%) Mentoring
17 131 (4.56%) High Availability
18 119 (4.14%) Web Operations
19 108 (3.76%) Unit Testing
20 100 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2206 (76.81%) PHP
2 1365 (47.53%) JavaScript
3 710 (24.72%) Python
4 536 (18.66%) Perl
5 509 (17.72%) Bash Shell
6 453 (15.77%) SQL
7 428 (14.90%) Java
8 337 (11.73%) Ruby
9 233 (8.11%) PHP 5
10 173 (6.02%) Shell Script
11 132 (4.60%) PowerShell
12 88 (3.06%) C++
13 75 (2.61%) C#
14 71 (2.47%) C
15 39 (1.36%) Scala
16 36 (1.25%) PHP 7
17 31 (1.08%) Korn
18 25 (0.87%) T-SQL
19 23 (0.80%) AWK
19 23 (0.80%) sed
Qualifications
1 278 (9.68%) Degree
2 67 (2.33%) RHCE
3 41 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.87%) ISEB
5 24 (0.84%) SC Cleared
6 20 (0.70%) RHCT
7 17 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (0.52%) RHCSA
8 15 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (0.49%) DV Cleared
10 12 (0.42%) CCNA
11 11 (0.38%) CISM
11 11 (0.38%) CISSP
12 9 (0.31%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.28%) MCSE
14 6 (0.21%) CEH
14 6 (0.21%) RHCA
15 5 (0.17%) CCNP
15 5 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (3.34%) QA
2 20 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.59%) SLA
5 5 (0.17%) DICOM
5 5 (0.17%) HL7
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.10%) BS7799
8 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 246 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (4.53%) Docker
3 108 (3.76%) KVM
3 108 (3.76%) Xen
4 89 (3.10%) Varnish
5 79 (2.75%) Active Directory
6 69 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
6 69 (2.40%) Squid
7 63 (2.19%) NFS
8 50 (1.74%) vSphere
9 42 (1.46%) Postfix
10 40 (1.39%) iptables
11 36 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
11 36 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
12 29 (1.01%) VMware ESX
13 27 (0.94%) XenServer
14 25 (0.87%) Hyper-V
15 20 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
16 19 (0.66%) Firmware
16 19 (0.66%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 643 (22.39%) Puppet
2 420 (14.62%) Opscode Chef
3 255 (8.88%) Nagios
4 251 (8.74%) Ansible
5 93 (3.24%) HAProxy
6 81 (2.82%) ZABBIX
7 63 (2.19%) Salt
8 61 (2.12%) Cacti
8 61 (2.12%) OpenAM
9 32 (1.11%) logstash
10 30 (1.04%) Graphite
11 29 (1.01%) Terraform
12 26 (0.91%) Ganglia
13 25 (0.87%) Tivoli
14 24 (0.84%) Cobbler
15 23 (0.80%) Zenoss
16 18 (0.63%) NetBackup
17 17 (0.59%) CFEngine
17 17 (0.59%) Kubernetes
18 15 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 412 (14.35%) Red Hat
2 391 (13.61%) VMware
3 355 (12.36%) Zend
4 281 (9.78%) Oracle
5 184 (6.41%) Microsoft
6 135 (4.70%) Google
7 97 (3.38%) Rackspace
8 93 (3.24%) Sun
9 73 (2.54%) Cisco
10 65 (2.26%) HP
11 43 (1.50%) Twitter
12 39 (1.36%) Adobe
13 38 (1.32%) Splunk
14 36 (1.25%) Facebook
15 33 (1.15%) IBM
16 30 (1.04%) New Relic
17 25 (0.87%) NetApp
18 24 (0.84%) Apple
18 24 (0.84%) EnterpriseDB
19 23 (0.80%) CA
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Coded People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Xcede
Salary: £34000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Sussex
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Aquent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Relocation assistance, Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Farnham, Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago