The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 34 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.78% 1.61% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 3.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 43 82 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 33.59% 44.09% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41 76 78
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing LAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Bedford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Bedford region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) WebSockets
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) API Design

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) WebSockets
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) API Design
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA