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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 124 139 133
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 14 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.59% 0.78% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 2.22% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 31
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £21,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £48,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
892 1080 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.48% 35.08% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 586 686 923
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +6 12 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Glasgow +19 2 £32,500 - 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 25 (73.53%) PHP
2 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 20 (58.82%) HTML
4 19 (55.88%) CSS
5 16 (47.06%) Symfony
6 13 (38.24%) Drupal
6 13 (38.24%) Laravel
6 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (35.29%) CMS
7 12 (35.29%) MySQL
8 11 (32.35%) Linux
9 10 (29.41%) MVC
9 10 (29.41%) WordPress
9 10 (29.41%) Zend
10 8 (23.53%) Apache
11 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
11 6 (17.65%) Scrum
11 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
11 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (17.65%) Magento
11 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
12 5 (14.71%) Open Source
12 5 (14.71%) HTML5
12 5 (14.71%) Web Application Development
12 5 (14.71%) CSS3
12 5 (14.71%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (14.71%) Citrix
12 5 (14.71%) SAN
12 5 (14.71%) OO

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 (38.24%) Drupal
2 12 (35.29%) CMS
3 10 (29.41%) WordPress
4 8 (23.53%) Apache
5 3 (8.82%) Joomla!
5 3 (8.82%) nginx
5 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.88%) Confluence
6 2 (5.88%) IIS
6 2 (5.88%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) LDAP
3 3 (8.82%) Skype
3 3 (8.82%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) HTTP
4 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.88%) NAS
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) Broadband
5 1 (2.94%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) Informix
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 21 (61.76%) PHP Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) CMS Developer
5 2 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 19 (55.88%) CSS
3 16 (47.06%) Symfony
4 13 (38.24%) Laravel
5 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 5 (14.71%) CodeIgniter
6 5 (14.71%) CSS3
6 5 (14.71%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) jQuery
7 4 (11.76%) React
8 3 (8.82%) JSON
8 3 (8.82%) Yii
9 2 (5.88%) Django
9 2 (5.88%) Node.js
9 2 (5.88%) Web Services
10 1 (2.94%) JMS
10 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
10 1 (2.94%) REST
10 1 (2.94%) XML
10 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) VLE
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.82%) Solaris
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Debian
5 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) MVC
3 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) OO
4 5 (14.71%) OO PHP
4 5 (14.71%) Open Source
4 5 (14.71%) Web Application Development
5 4 (11.76%) Content Management
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Web Development
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Kanban
6 3 (8.82%) Refactoring
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Release Management
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) PHP
2 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) Python
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
6 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Check_MK
2 2 (5.88%) Nagios
2 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Zend
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) Sun
6 2 (5.88%) Brocade
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.88%) Percona
6 2 (5.88%) Perforce
6 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
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