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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 135 127 146
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 23 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 1.10% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% 2.99% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 27
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £26,300 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
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
1105 1169 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.54% 36.66% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 614 751 996
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 July 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 25 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
Edinburgh -4 18 £35,000 - 1
Glasgow -6 5 £32,500 +8.33% 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 32 (72.73%) PHP
2 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
3 28 (63.64%) HTML
3 28 (63.64%) CSS
4 20 (45.45%) Linux
5 19 (43.18%) HTML5
6 18 (40.91%) MySQL
6 18 (40.91%) CSS3
7 15 (34.09%) Apache
8 14 (31.82%) CMS
8 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
8 14 (31.82%) Symfony
8 14 (31.82%) Drupal
9 12 (27.27%) MVC
10 11 (25.00%) Web Development
10 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (20.45%) Degree
11 9 (20.45%) WordPress
11 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
11 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
12 8 (18.18%) Sass
12 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 8 (18.18%) Web Services
13 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
14 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
14 6 (13.64%) Debian
14 6 (13.64%) OO
14 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce

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 (34.09%) Apache
2 14 (31.82%) CMS
2 14 (31.82%) Drupal
3 9 (20.45%) WordPress
4 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.82%) Joomla!
5 3 (6.82%) nginx
6 2 (4.55%) Moodle
7 1 (2.27%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Magento
2 2 (4.55%) osCommerce
3 1 (2.27%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) LDAP
2 3 (6.82%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) Skype
2 3 (6.82%) Software-Defined Networking
2 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) MySQL
2 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.82%) Informix
5 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Xdebug
4 1 (2.27%) Grunt
General
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
2 23 (52.27%) PHP Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Senior Developer
4 12 (27.27%) Senior PHP Developer
5 11 (25.00%) Web Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Drupal Developer
7 5 (11.36%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Java Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
9 3 (6.82%) CMS Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Windows Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) CSS
1 28 (63.64%) HTML
2 19 (43.18%) HTML5
3 18 (40.91%) CSS3
4 14 (31.82%) Symfony
5 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 8 (18.18%) Sass
5 8 (18.18%) Web Services
6 6 (13.64%) jQuery
7 5 (11.36%) JSON
7 5 (11.36%) Laravel
8 4 (9.09%) CGI
8 4 (9.09%) JSP
8 4 (9.09%) Node.js
8 4 (9.09%) Servlets
8 4 (9.09%) SOAP
9 3 (6.82%) Django
10 2 (4.55%) Ajax
10 2 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (4.55%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) VLE
3 2 (4.55%) Wiki
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Debian
4 4 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (6.82%) Solaris
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.55%) Unix
7 1 (2.27%) Android
7 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) MVC
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) Web Development
3 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) Content Management
4 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.64%) DevOps
4 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.64%) OO
4 6 (13.64%) Open Source
5 5 (11.36%) Automated Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Web Application Development
6 4 (9.09%) High Availability
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 4 (9.09%) Web Design
7 3 (6.82%) Kanban
7 3 (6.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) PHP
2 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) Perl
4 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.64%) Zend
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) Facebook
4 4 (9.09%) Google
5 3 (6.82%) Citrix
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) Sun
6 2 (4.55%) Twitter
7 1 (2.27%) Adobe
7 1 (2.27%) Alterian
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