The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK / Scotland
Rank 117 139 141
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 13 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.61% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 1.68% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 17
Median salary £35,000 £41,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +47.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £20,600 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,750 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
873 1069 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.73% 36.51% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 551 689 829
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

LAMP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Scotland

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Scotland

LAMP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Edinburgh +5 10 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Glasgow +19 3 £38,750 +19.23%
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 22 (73.33%) PHP
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
3 17 (56.67%) MySQL
4 16 (53.33%) CSS
5 15 (50.00%) Laravel
6 13 (43.33%) Symfony
6 13 (43.33%) CMS
7 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (36.67%) Zend
9 10 (33.33%) Linux
9 10 (33.33%) Apache
10 9 (30.00%) Drupal
11 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
12 7 (23.33%) Magento
12 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
13 6 (20.00%) Python
13 6 (20.00%) MVC
13 6 (20.00%) WordPress
14 5 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
14 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
14 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
14 5 (16.67%) Subversion
14 5 (16.67%) Content Management
14 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
14 5 (16.67%) Cisco
14 5 (16.67%) WAN

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 13 (43.33%) CMS
2 10 (33.33%) Apache
3 9 (30.00%) Drupal
4 6 (20.00%) WordPress
5 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (13.33%) IIS
7 3 (10.00%) Confluence
7 3 (10.00%) Joomla!
8 2 (6.67%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) WAN
2 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
2 4 (13.33%) NAS
2 4 (13.33%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) HTTP
5 1 (3.33%) Broadband
5 1 (3.33%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.33%) JUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) PHP Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.67%) CMS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
6 1 (3.33%) PHP Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) CSS
3 15 (50.00%) Laravel
4 13 (43.33%) Symfony
5 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 3 (10.00%) JSON
7 3 (10.00%) React
7 3 (10.00%) Yii
8 2 (6.67%) CSS3
8 2 (6.67%) Django
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
9 1 (3.33%) JMS
9 1 (3.33%) Node.js
9 1 (3.33%) PhoneGap
9 1 (3.33%) Spring
9 1 (3.33%) XML
9 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) VLE
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
4 5 (16.67%) Content Management
4 5 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 5 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Refactoring
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Release Management
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
8 1 (3.33%) SOA
8 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) PHP
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) XPath
6 1 (3.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 3 (10.00%) Check_MK
2 3 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Zend
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) Brocade
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) Percona
3 4 (13.33%) Perforce
3 4 (13.33%) Riverbed
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
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