The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 70 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 17 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.75% 0.73% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.50% 1.59% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 7
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £58,700
UK excluding London median salary £38,670 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +7.14%
LAMP
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
378 503 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.81% 46.02% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 327 445 414
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

LAMP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Kent

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Kent

LAMP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Tunbridge Wells +19 2 £35,000 -12.50%
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 49 (98.00%) PHP
2 48 (96.00%) MySQL
3 42 (84.00%) HTML
3 42 (84.00%) CSS
3 42 (84.00%) XML
4 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
5 35 (70.00%) Web Development
6 34 (68.00%) Git (software)
7 32 (64.00%) Linux
8 28 (56.00%) JSON
9 27 (54.00%) Ajax
10 25 (50.00%) Java
11 24 (48.00%) Apache
12 23 (46.00%) CMS
13 20 (40.00%) Intranet
13 20 (40.00%) jQuery
14 18 (36.00%) WordPress
14 18 (36.00%) SQL
15 17 (34.00%) Front End Development
16 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
17 15 (30.00%) Magento
18 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
19 13 (26.00%) MVC
19 13 (26.00%) DNS
19 13 (26.00%) PL/SQL
19 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
19 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Management
20 11 (22.00%) OOP
21 10 (20.00%) TDD
21 10 (20.00%) Content Management

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 24 (48.00%) Apache
2 23 (46.00%) CMS
3 18 (36.00%) WordPress
4 5 (10.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Magento
2 9 (18.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Sage Pay
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) Intranet
2 13 (26.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (96.00%) MySQL
2 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (68.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Bower
3 7 (14.00%) gulp
3 7 (14.00%) Selenium
4 5 (10.00%) Ant
4 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (10.00%) JUnit
4 5 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 5 (10.00%) TestNG
5 4 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (88.00%) Developer
2 42 (84.00%) PHP Developer
3 24 (48.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 24 (48.00%) Web Developer
4 14 (28.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 14 (28.00%) HTML Developer
5 10 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
5 10 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Graduate
6 7 (14.00%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Junior
6 7 (14.00%) Junior Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 6 (12.00%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (8.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 4 (8.00%) PHP Programmer
8 4 (8.00%) Programmer
8 4 (8.00%) Web Programmer
9 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (84.00%) CSS
1 42 (84.00%) HTML
1 42 (84.00%) XML
2 28 (56.00%) JSON
3 27 (54.00%) Ajax
4 20 (40.00%) jQuery
5 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
6 10 (20.00%) Laravel
7 9 (18.00%) Node.js
7 9 (18.00%) Web Services
8 7 (14.00%) React
8 7 (14.00%) Sass
9 5 (10.00%) CSS3
9 5 (10.00%) FreeMarker
9 5 (10.00%) HTML5
9 5 (10.00%) JSP
9 5 (10.00%) OAuth
9 5 (10.00%) RESTful
9 5 (10.00%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 32 (64.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Web Development
2 17 (34.00%) Front End Development
3 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
4 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 13 (26.00%) MVC
5 11 (22.00%) OOP
6 10 (20.00%) Content Management
6 10 (20.00%) TDD
7 8 (16.00%) ERP
8 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.00%) Software Architecture
9 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Time Management
9 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (8.00%) SDLC
11 2 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (4.00%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 49 (98.00%) PHP
2 39 (78.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (50.00%) Java
4 18 (36.00%) SQL
5 13 (26.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (16.00%) Python
7 7 (14.00%) Ruby
8 5 (10.00%) Scala
9 4 (8.00%) PHP 5
10 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) PayPal
1 5 (10.00%) WorldPay
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) Zend