The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 280 232 193
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -39
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 981 1589 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.09% 1.50% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% 3.92% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 868 1427 1636
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,150 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35201 40568 42032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.27% 38.20% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30399 34769 36145
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LAMP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP within the UK.

LAMP Salary Trend in the UK

LAMP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the UK

LAMP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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
England -57 905 £42,500 +3.03% 151
London -86 305 £55,000 +10.00% 43
South East -6 231 £42,500 +6.25% 34
West Midlands -15 87 £40,000 - 9
Hampshire +5 73 £37,500 +2.73% 6
South West -28 73 £35,000 -2.77% 9
North West -32 73 £35,000 - 16
Yorkshire -83 57 £40,000 +14.28% 20
Manchester -29 53 £35,000 -6.66% 9
East Midlands +20 45 £35,000 +16.66% 14
Berkshire -2 43 £57,500 +28.49% 7
City of London -18 40 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Warwickshire +40 38 £40,000 +40.35%
Surrey -5 35 £55,750 +17.36% 6
East of England -12 35 £30,000 -33.33% 3
West Yorkshire -70 31 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Reading -4 29 £60,000 +34.07% 4
Southampton +2 27 £40,000 +9.58% 2
Leeds -61 25 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Warwick +38 24 £52,500 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire +22 24 £42,500 +8.97% 2
Bristol +4 23 £38,500 +6.20% 3
Cardiff +19 22 £35,000 +7.69% 2
South Wales +19 22 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Wales -4 22 £35,000 -20.00% 3
East Sussex +3 21 £42,500 +47.82% 7
West Sussex +36 20 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Nottingham +9 19 £41,000 +17.14% 5
Nottinghamshire +7 19 £41,000 +17.14% 5
Gloucestershire -9 18 £52,500 +36.36% 2

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 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 with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1752 (76.01%) PHP
2 1629 (70.67%) MySQL
3 1514 (65.68%) Linux
4 1089 (47.25%) JavaScript
5 1053 (45.68%) Apache
6 999 (43.34%) HTML
7 974 (42.26%) CSS
8 695 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
9 683 (29.63%) jQuery
10 589 (25.55%) Git (software)
11 542 (23.51%) MVC
12 529 (22.95%) Python
13 481 (20.87%) Amazon AWS
14 466 (20.22%) Perl
15 452 (19.61%) Puppet
16 442 (19.18%) Web Development
16 442 (19.18%) OOP
17 433 (18.79%) DevOps
18 393 (17.05%) HTML5
19 392 (17.01%) Bash Shell
20 385 (16.70%) Java
21 380 (16.49%) OO
22 360 (15.62%) Web Services
23 335 (14.53%) Laravel
24 327 (14.19%) E-Commerce
25 325 (14.10%) Symfony
26 324 (14.06%) VMware
27 319 (13.84%) Windows
28 314 (13.62%) SQL
29 306 (13.28%) AngularJS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills 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 1053 (45.68%) Apache
2 244 (10.59%) nginx
3 230 (9.98%) Tomcat
4 157 (6.81%) Elasticsearch
5 151 (6.55%) Drupal
6 141 (6.12%) WordPress
7 119 (5.16%) JBoss
8 114 (4.95%) CMS
9 78 (3.38%) IIS
10 76 (3.30%) WebSphere
11 69 (2.99%) OpenStack
11 69 (2.99%) WebLogic
12 42 (1.82%) Confluence
13 38 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
13 38 (1.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 37 (1.61%) Apache Spark
15 31 (1.34%) Apache Pig
16 29 (1.26%) Apache Solr
17 26 (1.13%) CloudStack
18 21 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 37 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 24 (1.04%) MS Excel
3 17 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.13%) InDesign
5 3 (0.13%) MS Office
5 3 (0.13%) MS Project
6 2 (0.087%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.043%) GIMP
7 1 (0.043%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 113 (4.90%) Magento
2 12 (0.52%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.26%) Shopify
4 3 (0.13%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.043%) Apache OFBiz
5 1 (0.043%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.043%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.043%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.043%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 481 (20.87%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (4.69%) SaaS
3 76 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 73 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
5 48 (2.08%) IaaS
6 44 (1.91%) Amazon S3
7 41 (1.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 38 (1.65%) PaaS
9 32 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
11 22 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
12 19 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 18 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 18 (0.78%) GitHub
14 16 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
14 16 (0.69%) Office 365
15 15 (0.65%) Route 53
16 11 (0.48%) Google Analytics
17 7 (0.30%) AdWords
17 7 (0.30%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 215 (9.33%) TCP/IP
2 163 (7.07%) DNS
3 150 (6.51%) Firewall
4 134 (5.81%) HTTP
5 109 (4.73%) LDAP
6 100 (4.34%) Internet
7 88 (3.82%) SSL
8 71 (3.08%) SAN
9 54 (2.34%) DHCP
9 54 (2.34%) SMTP
10 49 (2.13%) NAS
11 47 (2.04%) SSH
12 42 (1.82%) Intranet
13 41 (1.78%) FTP
14 33 (1.43%) ATM
15 24 (1.04%) VPN
16 22 (0.95%) WAN
17 21 (0.91%) IMAP
17 21 (0.91%) POP3
18 20 (0.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1629 (70.67%) MySQL
2 275 (11.93%) MongoDB
3 183 (7.94%) SQL Server
4 181 (7.85%) NoSQL
5 170 (7.38%) Relational Database
6 128 (5.55%) PostgreSQL
7 99 (4.30%) RDBMS
8 97 (4.21%) Redis
9 93 (4.03%) Hadoop
10 86 (3.73%) Big Data
11 53 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
12 33 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
12 33 (1.43%) Apache Hive
13 22 (0.95%) MariaDB
14 14 (0.61%) InterSystems Cache
15 13 (0.56%) HBase
16 12 (0.52%) CouchDB
17 11 (0.48%) Oracle Database
18 10 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
19 9 (0.39%) Informix
Development Applications
1 589 (25.55%) Git (software)
2 293 (12.71%) Jenkins
3 267 (11.58%) Subversion
4 170 (7.38%) JIRA
5 126 (5.47%) PHPUnit
6 69 (2.99%) Selenium
7 53 (2.30%) Vagrant
8 49 (2.13%) gulp
9 43 (1.87%) Bitbucket
10 41 (1.78%) Grunt
11 39 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 36 (1.56%) Maven
13 33 (1.43%) Redmine
14 24 (1.04%) TeamCity
15 23 (1.00%) Mercurial
16 22 (0.95%) Ant
17 18 (0.78%) JUnit
18 16 (0.69%) GitLab
19 15 (0.65%) Bower
19 15 (0.65%) git-flow
General
1 240 (10.41%) Finance
2 105 (4.56%) Marketing
3 94 (4.08%) Games
4 69 (2.99%) Law
5 61 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 52 (2.26%) Publishing
7 50 (2.17%) Retail
8 38 (1.65%) Banking
9 36 (1.56%) Back Office
10 34 (1.48%) Advertising
11 30 (1.30%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.78%) French Language
13 13 (0.56%) Legal
13 13 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.52%) Electronics
15 9 (0.39%) Military
16 5 (0.22%) Billing
17 4 (0.17%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1292 (56.05%) Developer
2 1008 (43.73%) PHP Developer
3 250 (10.85%) Administrator
4 248 (10.76%) Linux Engineer
5 222 (9.63%) Systems Administrator
6 204 (8.85%) LAMP Developer
6 204 (8.85%) Web Developer
7 198 (8.59%) Linux Administrator
8 190 (8.24%) Senior Developer
9 176 (7.64%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 175 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
10 175 (7.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 151 (6.55%) MySQL Developer
11 151 (6.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 144 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
13 135 (5.86%) Software Engineer
14 133 (5.77%) Lead Developer
15 130 (5.64%) JavaScript Developer
15 130 (5.64%) PHP Web Developer
16 111 (4.82%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 999 (43.34%) HTML
2 974 (42.26%) CSS
3 683 (29.63%) jQuery
4 393 (17.05%) HTML5
5 360 (15.62%) Web Services
6 335 (14.53%) Laravel
7 325 (14.10%) Symfony
8 306 (13.28%) AngularJS
9 239 (10.37%) LEMP Stack
10 231 (10.02%) Node.js
11 215 (9.33%) CSS3
12 211 (9.15%) XML
13 199 (8.63%) Ajax
14 167 (7.25%) JSON
15 166 (7.20%) REST
16 149 (6.46%) .NET
17 147 (6.38%) SOAP
18 135 (5.86%) CodeIgniter
19 102 (4.43%) CakePHP
19 102 (4.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 111 (4.82%) Computer Science
2 76 (3.30%) Data Centre
3 75 (3.25%) User Experience
4 66 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 64 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 63 (2.73%) Fintech
7 58 (2.52%) iPad
8 49 (2.13%) Clustering
8 49 (2.13%) Visualisation
9 47 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 41 (1.78%) PKI
11 35 (1.52%) Data Structures
12 34 (1.48%) Wiki
13 29 (1.26%) Public Cloud
14 26 (1.13%) Mathematics
15 17 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
15 17 (0.74%) Private Cloud
16 16 (0.69%) Client/Server
16 16 (0.69%) Online Games
16 16 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1514 (65.68%) Linux
2 319 (13.84%) Windows
3 227 (9.85%) CentOS
4 219 (9.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 182 (7.90%) Unix
6 165 (7.16%) Ubuntu
7 109 (4.73%) Debian
8 100 (4.34%) Windows Server
9 48 (2.08%) Solaris
10 45 (1.95%) Mac OS X
11 35 (1.52%) Android
12 32 (1.39%) Apple iOS
13 25 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
14 24 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (0.95%) Fedora
16 12 (0.52%) Mac OS
17 7 (0.30%) CoreOS
17 7 (0.30%) SUSE
18 6 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 695 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
2 542 (23.51%) MVC
3 442 (19.18%) OOP
3 442 (19.18%) Web Development
4 433 (18.79%) DevOps
5 380 (16.49%) OO
6 327 (14.19%) E-Commerce
7 298 (12.93%) Scrum
8 253 (10.98%) Software Engineering
9 233 (10.11%) TDD
10 224 (9.72%) Configuration Management
11 218 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
12 199 (8.63%) Open Source
13 149 (6.46%) OO PHP
14 147 (6.38%) Unit Testing
15 121 (5.25%) High Availability
16 114 (4.95%) Mentoring
17 113 (4.90%) ITIL
18 107 (4.64%) Front End Development
19 97 (4.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1752 (76.01%) PHP
2 1089 (47.25%) JavaScript
3 529 (22.95%) Python
4 466 (20.22%) Perl
5 392 (17.01%) Bash Shell
6 385 (16.70%) Java
7 314 (13.62%) SQL
8 239 (10.37%) Ruby
9 116 (5.03%) C
10 115 (4.99%) PowerShell
11 108 (4.69%) PHP 5
12 107 (4.64%) C++
13 88 (3.82%) Shell Script
14 85 (3.69%) C#
15 26 (1.13%) Scala
16 25 (1.08%) Go
17 22 (0.95%) PHP 7
18 14 (0.61%) Objective-C
19 11 (0.48%) Groovy
20 10 (0.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 232 (10.07%) Degree
2 83 (3.60%) RHCE
3 74 (3.21%) Security Cleared
4 45 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 39 (1.69%) RHCSA
6 37 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 35 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 22 (0.95%) CCNP
11 16 (0.69%) CISSP
12 14 (0.61%) SANS
13 13 (0.56%) CCNA
13 13 (0.56%) MCSE
14 10 (0.43%) RHCA
15 9 (0.39%) GIAC
15 9 (0.39%) LPIC
16 8 (0.35%) Linux+ Certification
16 8 (0.35%) Network+ Certification
16 8 (0.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.95%) QA
2 26 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 19 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.61%) SLA
5 6 (0.26%) GCP
6 1 (0.043%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.043%) MiFID
6 1 (0.043%) WAI
6 1 (0.043%) WCAG
System Software
1 221 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (6.55%) Docker
3 103 (4.47%) Varnish
4 68 (2.95%) Active Directory
5 53 (2.30%) vSphere
6 50 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 41 (1.78%) KVM
8 38 (1.65%) Xen
9 37 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
10 36 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
11 33 (1.43%) VMware ESX
12 32 (1.39%) NFS
13 28 (1.21%) Postfix
14 24 (1.04%) Samba
15 22 (0.95%) iptables
16 21 (0.91%) GlusterFS
17 20 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
18 19 (0.82%) XenServer
19 16 (0.69%) Sendmail
20 15 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 452 (19.61%) Puppet
2 280 (12.15%) Opscode Chef
3 228 (9.89%) Ansible
4 154 (6.68%) Nagios
5 70 (3.04%) Salt
6 43 (1.87%) ZABBIX
7 38 (1.65%) HAProxy
8 36 (1.56%) OpenAM
9 30 (1.30%) Terraform
10 29 (1.26%) logstash
11 24 (1.04%) Cacti
12 20 (0.87%) Cobbler
12 20 (0.87%) Kubernetes
12 20 (0.87%) Red Hat Satellite
13 19 (0.82%) Tivoli
14 18 (0.78%) Ganglia
14 18 (0.78%) OpenView
14 18 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 16 (0.69%) Kibana
16 15 (0.65%) Graphite
Vendors
1 324 (14.06%) VMware
2 288 (12.49%) Zend
3 280 (12.15%) Red Hat
4 225 (9.76%) Oracle
5 129 (5.60%) Microsoft
6 72 (3.12%) Rackspace
7 64 (2.78%) Sun
8 56 (2.43%) Cisco
9 47 (2.04%) Google
10 40 (1.74%) Adobe
11 28 (1.21%) Atlassian
11 28 (1.21%) NetApp
12 27 (1.17%) Splunk
13 24 (1.04%) HP
14 21 (0.91%) SaltStack
14 21 (0.91%) Twitter
15 19 (0.82%) EnterpriseDB
16 18 (0.78%) BMC
16 18 (0.78%) PayPal
17 17 (0.74%) Veeam
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + free parking, free gym, bonus, pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £28k+ Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sift Digital
Salary: Competitive (based on experience)
Posted: 9 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens + Development
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Merseyside
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abergele, Clwyd
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + laptop, free paring, salray reviews
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits and Discounts!! :)
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago