The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 59 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.19% 2.27% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 11.50% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Median salary - £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
180 113 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 34.75% 19.72% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 150 89 171
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford 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 Watford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Watford region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Watford

LAMP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Watford region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Magento Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Magento Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend