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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 235 212 178
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -34
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1494 1704 2086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.45% 1.54% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.79% 4.08% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1418 1859
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,800 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
39453 41762 48750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.85% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34118 35470 41216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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
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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 -16 1443 £42,500 - 212
London -3 566 £50,000 - 73
South East +19 389 £40,500 +1.25% 46
Yorkshire -7 133 £37,500 -6.25% 23
Hampshire +54 116 £34,250 -21.71% 10
South West -33 108 £37,500 +7.14% 16
West Midlands -14 104 £32,500 - 15
City of London +29 95 £50,000 +5.26% 20
West Yorkshire +4 85 £40,000 - 10
Berkshire +23 74 £50,000 - 4
Surrey -10 65 £50,000 +8.10% 19
Leeds -19 62 £40,000 - 7
Reading +26 57 £50,000 - 3
East Sussex +10 51 £45,000 +20.00% 8
East of England -46 51 £40,000 -9.09% 7
North West -22 50 £35,000 +7.69% 15
Birmingham +6 45 £32,500 +18.18% 6
Southampton +24 43 £36,500 -30.47% 2
Dorset +20 38 £40,000 +14.28% 5
East Midlands 0 36 £32,500 -13.33% 13
Brighton -2 36 £53,750 +43.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +30 34 £43,750 +23.23% 1
Bournemouth +18 34 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Bristol -26 34 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Milton Keynes +33 30 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Kent +11 30 £35,000 - 2
Manchester -33 28 £32,500 -2.98% 9
Coventry - 26 £30,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +15 22 £40,000 -14.43% 3
Reigate - 20 £50,000 - 2

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 2271 (76.54%) MySQL
2 2230 (75.16%) PHP
3 2131 (71.82%) Linux
4 1623 (54.70%) Apache
5 1485 (50.05%) JavaScript
6 1273 (42.91%) HTML
7 1268 (42.74%) CSS
8 983 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
9 909 (30.64%) jQuery
10 842 (28.38%) Git (software)
11 742 (25.01%) Web Development
12 735 (24.77%) Python
13 671 (22.62%) MVC
14 616 (20.76%) OO
15 599 (20.19%) Puppet
16 579 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
16 579 (19.51%) OOP
17 575 (19.38%) Perl
18 509 (17.16%) DevOps
19 492 (16.58%) SQL
20 489 (16.48%) Bash Shell
21 474 (15.98%) Java
22 472 (15.91%) Symfony
23 452 (15.23%) HTML5
24 439 (14.80%) E-Commerce
25 430 (14.49%) Red Hat
26 418 (14.09%) Web Services
27 416 (14.02%) VMware
28 403 (13.58%) Ruby
29 398 (13.41%) Zend

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 1623 (54.70%) Apache
2 383 (12.91%) Tomcat
3 334 (11.26%) nginx
4 223 (7.52%) Drupal
5 199 (6.71%) Node.js
6 184 (6.20%) WordPress
7 171 (5.76%) JBoss
8 140 (4.72%) CMS
9 133 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
10 123 (4.15%) OpenStack
11 122 (4.11%) WebSphere
12 117 (3.94%) IIS
13 76 (2.56%) WebLogic
14 58 (1.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 53 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
16 51 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
17 38 (1.28%) Apache Spark
18 36 (1.21%) MS Exchange
19 34 (1.15%) SharePoint
20 32 (1.08%) Jetty
Applications
1 108 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.62%) Photoshop
3 18 (0.61%) MS Office
4 11 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.20%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.067%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 188 (6.34%) Magento
2 23 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.17%) Shopify
8 3 (0.10%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.067%) osCommerce
10 1 (0.034%) Line 500
10 1 (0.034%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 579 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (6.20%) Amazon EC2
3 128 (4.31%) SaaS
4 74 (2.49%) IaaS
5 64 (2.16%) Amazon S3
6 63 (2.12%) GitHub
7 56 (1.89%) PaaS
8 51 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 50 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 42 (1.42%) CloudFront
11 33 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
12 29 (0.98%) Joyent
13 23 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
13 23 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
14 21 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
15 16 (0.54%) Route 53
16 15 (0.51%) Office 365
17 14 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 14 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 14 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 282 (9.50%) DNS
2 244 (8.22%) Firewall
3 162 (5.46%) LDAP
4 154 (5.19%) TCP/IP
5 134 (4.52%) HTTP
6 133 (4.48%) Internet
7 118 (3.98%) SAN
8 85 (2.86%) VLAN
9 80 (2.70%) SSH
10 79 (2.66%) DHCP
11 75 (2.53%) NAS
11 75 (2.53%) SSL
12 69 (2.33%) VPN
13 63 (2.12%) SMTP
14 50 (1.69%) LAN
15 49 (1.65%) SNMP
16 44 (1.48%) WAN
17 40 (1.35%) VoIP
18 39 (1.31%) BGP
19 38 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2271 (76.54%) MySQL
2 306 (10.31%) SQL Server
3 249 (8.39%) MongoDB
4 181 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
5 160 (5.39%) Redis
6 152 (5.12%) Relational Database
7 105 (3.54%) NoSQL
8 79 (2.66%) Hadoop
9 68 (2.29%) Big Data
10 67 (2.26%) RDBMS
11 53 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 38 (1.28%) Couchbase
12 38 (1.28%) MariaDB
13 29 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
13 29 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
14 28 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
15 25 (0.84%) SQLite
16 22 (0.74%) CouchDB
16 22 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (0.71%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 842 (28.38%) Git (software)
2 378 (12.74%) Subversion
3 344 (11.59%) Jenkins
4 168 (5.66%) PHPUnit
5 103 (3.47%) JIRA
6 98 (3.30%) Selenium
7 78 (2.63%) TeamCity
8 76 (2.56%) Vagrant
9 72 (2.43%) Maven
10 51 (1.72%) JUnit
11 45 (1.52%) Mercurial
12 43 (1.45%) Hudson
13 36 (1.21%) Ant
14 32 (1.08%) Gerrit
15 31 (1.04%) JMeter
16 28 (0.94%) Trac
17 25 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
18 24 (0.81%) Eclipse
18 24 (0.81%) Grunt
18 24 (0.81%) Jasmine
General
1 333 (11.22%) Finance
2 277 (9.34%) Marketing
3 106 (3.57%) Games
4 92 (3.10%) Telecoms
5 83 (2.80%) Retail
6 76 (2.56%) Advertising
7 71 (2.39%) Publishing
8 60 (2.02%) Law
9 40 (1.35%) Back Office
10 28 (0.94%) Banking
11 18 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.44%) Electronics
13 11 (0.37%) French Language
13 11 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.17%) Legal
17 3 (0.10%) Front Office
17 3 (0.10%) Spanish Language
18 2 (0.067%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 1582 (53.32%) Developer
2 1262 (42.53%) PHP Developer
3 397 (13.38%) Administrator
4 349 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 337 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
6 332 (11.19%) Linux Administrator
7 296 (9.98%) Senior Developer
8 281 (9.47%) Linux Engineer
9 276 (9.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 258 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
11 244 (8.22%) Senior PHP Developer
12 236 (7.95%) LAMP Developer
13 214 (7.21%) DevOps Engineer
14 199 (6.71%) MySQL Developer
15 194 (6.54%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 185 (6.24%) PHP LAMP Developer
17 176 (5.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
18 121 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
19 120 (4.04%) HTML Developer
20 118 (3.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1273 (42.91%) HTML
2 1268 (42.74%) CSS
3 909 (30.64%) jQuery
4 472 (15.91%) Symfony
5 452 (15.23%) HTML5
6 418 (14.09%) Web Services
7 372 (12.54%) XML
8 329 (11.09%) CSS3
9 327 (11.02%) LEMP Stack
10 299 (10.08%) Laravel
11 263 (8.86%) Ajax
12 254 (8.56%) JSON
13 239 (8.06%) REST
14 237 (7.99%) AngularJS
15 211 (7.11%) .NET
16 206 (6.94%) SOAP
17 142 (4.79%) Sass
18 128 (4.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 121 (4.08%) CodeIgniter
20 117 (3.94%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 234 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 162 (5.46%) User Experience
3 130 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (3.94%) Mobile App
5 86 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 67 (2.26%) Clustering
7 59 (1.99%) Management Information System
8 56 (1.89%) iPad
9 50 (1.69%) Replication
10 44 (1.48%) Digital Media
11 41 (1.38%) Fintech
12 37 (1.25%) Algorithms
13 36 (1.21%) Mathematics
14 27 (0.91%) e-Learning
15 21 (0.71%) NHS
15 21 (0.71%) Smartphone
16 20 (0.67%) Data Structures
17 18 (0.61%) VLE
17 18 (0.61%) Wiki
18 17 (0.57%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2131 (71.82%) Linux
2 395 (13.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 374 (12.61%) Windows
4 308 (10.38%) Unix
5 287 (9.67%) CentOS
6 229 (7.72%) Debian
7 228 (7.68%) Ubuntu
8 116 (3.91%) Windows Server
9 70 (2.36%) Apple iOS
10 66 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 61 (2.06%) Android
12 48 (1.62%) Solaris
13 30 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
14 27 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (0.78%) SUSE
16 15 (0.51%) Mac OS X
17 12 (0.40%) AIX
18 10 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 8 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
20 7 (0.24%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 983 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
2 742 (25.01%) Web Development
3 671 (22.62%) MVC
4 616 (20.76%) OO
5 579 (19.51%) OOP
6 509 (17.16%) DevOps
7 439 (14.80%) E-Commerce
8 343 (11.56%) Open Source
9 332 (11.19%) Scrum
10 296 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
11 295 (9.94%) Software Engineering
12 291 (9.81%) TDD
13 278 (9.37%) OO PHP
14 260 (8.76%) Configuration Management
15 186 (6.27%) Mentoring
16 171 (5.76%) High Availability
17 143 (4.82%) Unit Testing
18 124 (4.18%) Front End Development
19 115 (3.88%) Project Management
20 96 (3.24%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2230 (75.16%) PHP
2 1485 (50.05%) JavaScript
3 735 (24.77%) Python
4 575 (19.38%) Perl
5 492 (16.58%) SQL
6 489 (16.48%) Bash Shell
7 474 (15.98%) Java
8 403 (13.58%) Ruby
9 267 (9.00%) PHP 5
10 184 (6.20%) Shell Script
11 123 (4.15%) PowerShell
12 100 (3.37%) C#
13 87 (2.93%) C++
14 70 (2.36%) C
15 42 (1.42%) PHP 7
16 32 (1.08%) T-SQL
17 26 (0.88%) AWK
17 26 (0.88%) sed
18 21 (0.71%) PL/SQL
19 20 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 307 (10.35%) Degree
2 45 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (1.52%) RHCE
3 33 (1.11%) CCNA
4 26 (0.88%) Security Cleared
5 24 (0.81%) RHCT
6 18 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (0.54%) ISEB
7 16 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (0.51%) SC Cleared
9 14 (0.47%) CCNP
10 11 (0.37%) MCP
10 11 (0.37%) MCSE
11 8 (0.27%) CISSP
12 7 (0.24%) CCDE
12 7 (0.24%) CCIE
12 7 (0.24%) CCSP
12 7 (0.24%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.24%) NCDA
13 6 (0.20%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (3.10%) QA
2 18 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 17 (0.57%) SLA
4 11 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.17%) DICOM
5 5 (0.17%) HL7
5 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.10%) BS7799
8 1 (0.034%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 279 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (4.08%) Xen
3 113 (3.81%) Varnish
4 110 (3.71%) Docker
5 95 (3.20%) Active Directory
5 95 (3.20%) KVM
6 77 (2.60%) Squid
7 66 (2.22%) NFS
7 66 (2.22%) vSphere
8 61 (2.06%) Postfix
9 54 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
10 49 (1.65%) iptables
11 38 (1.28%) XenServer
12 37 (1.25%) Hyper-V
13 36 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
14 31 (1.04%) VMware ESX
15 27 (0.91%) qmail
16 23 (0.78%) Sendmail
17 22 (0.74%) VirtualBox
18 15 (0.51%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 599 (20.19%) Puppet
2 384 (12.94%) Opscode Chef
3 253 (8.53%) Nagios
4 201 (6.77%) Ansible
5 92 (3.10%) ZABBIX
6 62 (2.09%) Salt
7 61 (2.06%) Cacti
8 58 (1.95%) HAProxy
9 49 (1.65%) OpenAM
10 44 (1.48%) Graphite
11 40 (1.35%) CFEngine
12 29 (0.98%) logstash
13 27 (0.91%) Terraform
14 26 (0.88%) Capistrano
15 22 (0.74%) Tivoli
15 22 (0.74%) Zenoss
16 21 (0.71%) Cobbler
17 20 (0.67%) Ganglia
18 18 (0.61%) vMotion
19 15 (0.51%) Plesk
Vendors
1 430 (14.49%) Red Hat
2 416 (14.02%) VMware
3 398 (13.41%) Zend
4 283 (9.54%) Oracle
5 189 (6.37%) Microsoft
6 164 (5.53%) Google
7 90 (3.03%) Cisco
8 83 (2.80%) Rackspace
9 66 (2.22%) Sun
10 60 (2.02%) HP
11 57 (1.92%) Twitter
12 55 (1.85%) New Relic
13 53 (1.79%) IBM
14 43 (1.45%) Citrix
15 39 (1.31%) Facebook
16 37 (1.25%) Percona
17 35 (1.18%) NetApp
17 35 (1.18%) Splunk
18 25 (0.84%) SAP
19 24 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Lots - including flexi hours!
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Great Bens and fantastic onsite faci
Posted: 4 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum +bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago