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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 125 132 144
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 24 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 1.02% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 2.84% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 23
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,233 £50,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1060 1162 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.45% 35.90% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 663 717 917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 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
Edinburgh 0 17 £35,000 - 4
Glasgow +1 7 £32,500 +6.55%
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 31 (75.61%) PHP
2 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
3 26 (63.41%) HTML
3 26 (63.41%) CSS
4 15 (36.59%) MySQL
4 15 (36.59%) CMS
5 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (34.15%) Symfony
5 14 (34.15%) HTML5
6 13 (31.71%) CSS3
6 13 (31.71%) Drupal
6 13 (31.71%) Linux
7 12 (29.27%) MVC
8 10 (24.39%) WordPress
9 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
9 9 (21.95%) Apache
10 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
10 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
10 8 (19.51%) Web Development
10 8 (19.51%) Laravel
11 7 (17.07%) DevOps
11 7 (17.07%) Magento
11 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (14.63%) jQuery
12 6 (14.63%) Zend
12 6 (14.63%) Content Management
12 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
13 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
13 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
13 5 (12.20%) Sass

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 15 (36.59%) CMS
2 13 (31.71%) Drupal
3 10 (24.39%) WordPress
4 9 (21.95%) Apache
5 3 (7.32%) Joomla!
5 3 (7.32%) Moodle
5 3 (7.32%) nginx
6 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.44%) Confluence
7 1 (2.44%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Magento
2 1 (2.44%) osCommerce
2 1 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) DHCP
1 3 (7.32%) DNS
1 3 (7.32%) LDAP
1 3 (7.32%) SAN
1 3 (7.32%) Skype
1 3 (7.32%) Software-Defined Networking
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Broadband
2 1 (2.44%) DVB
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.32%) Informix
4 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Subversion
3 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Xdebug
4 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
1 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
2 25 (60.98%) PHP Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Senior Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior PHP Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Drupal Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.76%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (7.32%) CMS Developer
8 3 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Python Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Windows Server Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) CSS
1 26 (63.41%) HTML
2 14 (34.15%) HTML5
2 14 (34.15%) Symfony
3 13 (31.71%) CSS3
4 8 (19.51%) Laravel
5 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
5 6 (14.63%) jQuery
6 5 (12.20%) Sass
7 4 (9.76%) Django
7 4 (9.76%) JSON
8 3 (7.32%) Node.js
8 3 (7.32%) React
9 2 (4.88%) Spring
9 2 (4.88%) Yii
10 1 (2.44%) .NET
10 1 (2.44%) Ajax
10 1 (2.44%) JPA
10 1 (2.44%) Web Services
10 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.32%) VLE
2 2 (4.88%) Wiki
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Solaris
3 3 (7.32%) Unix
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Debian
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) CentOS
5 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) MVC
3 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
3 8 (19.51%) Web Development
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.07%) DevOps
5 6 (14.63%) Content Management
6 5 (12.20%) Open Source
6 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) Web Application Development
7 4 (9.76%) Scrum
7 4 (9.76%) TDD
8 3 (7.32%) Kanban
8 3 (7.32%) Release Management
9 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) OO PHP
9 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Web Design
10 1 (2.44%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) PHP
2 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) Python
4 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) XPath
6 1 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
2 6 (14.63%) Zend
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Sun
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) Alterian
5 1 (2.44%) Facebook
5 1 (2.44%) Google
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