The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 109 115
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 21 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.09% 1.47% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.02% 5.37% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 20
Median salary £35,912 £31,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% +8.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 695 652 682
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.92% 27.39% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 603 544 589
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

LAMP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Birmingham

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 60 (98.36%) PHP
2 51 (83.61%) MySQL
3 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
4 35 (57.38%) CSS
5 34 (55.74%) HTML
5 34 (55.74%) jQuery
6 30 (49.18%) Web Development
7 29 (47.54%) HTML5
7 29 (47.54%) Linux
8 27 (44.26%) MVC
9 25 (40.98%) Apache
10 23 (37.70%) AngularJS
11 20 (32.79%) NoSQL
12 19 (31.15%) nginx
12 19 (31.15%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (31.15%) OO
12 19 (31.15%) Laravel
12 19 (31.15%) LEMP Stack
13 18 (29.51%) API Integration
13 18 (29.51%) E-Commerce
14 17 (27.87%) OO PHP
14 17 (27.87%) CSS3
15 16 (26.23%) React
15 16 (26.23%) Games
16 15 (24.59%) Zend
16 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
17 14 (22.95%) Docker
18 12 (19.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 11 (18.03%) Node.js
19 11 (18.03%) Symfony

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 25 (40.98%) Apache
2 19 (31.15%) nginx
3 9 (14.75%) CMS
3 9 (14.75%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.28%) Drupal
4 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.64%) Moodle
5 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
1 2 (3.28%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.64%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon S3
1 9 (14.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (6.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Asterisk PBX
1 5 (8.20%) DHCP
1 5 (8.20%) DNS
1 5 (8.20%) Firewall
1 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
1 5 (8.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (83.61%) MySQL
2 20 (32.79%) NoSQL
3 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
4 9 (14.75%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
5 5 (8.20%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.75%) gulp
2 9 (14.75%) webpack
3 8 (13.11%) PhantomJS
4 5 (8.20%) Subversion
4 5 (8.20%) Vagrant
5 4 (6.56%) GitLab
6 1 (1.64%) Grunt
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 16 (26.23%) Games
2 11 (18.03%) Back Office
3 9 (14.75%) Marketing
4 8 (13.11%) Electronics
4 8 (13.11%) Manufacturing
4 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (85.25%) Developer
2 49 (80.33%) PHP Developer
3 20 (32.79%) Web Developer
4 19 (31.15%) LAMP Developer
4 19 (31.15%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 19 (31.15%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 10 (16.39%) Senior Developer
7 9 (14.75%) Senior PHP Developer
8 8 (13.11%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (13.11%) HTML Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Digital Developer
9 7 (11.48%) MySQL Developer
9 7 (11.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Administrator
10 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (8.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (8.20%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Senior MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (57.38%) CSS
2 34 (55.74%) HTML
2 34 (55.74%) jQuery
3 29 (47.54%) HTML5
4 23 (37.70%) AngularJS
5 19 (31.15%) Laravel
5 19 (31.15%) LEMP Stack
6 17 (27.87%) CSS3
7 16 (26.23%) React
8 12 (19.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (18.03%) Node.js
9 11 (18.03%) Symfony
10 9 (14.75%) PhoneGap
11 8 (13.11%) CodeIgniter
12 6 (9.84%) SOAP
12 6 (9.84%) Vue.js
13 5 (8.20%) Backbone.js
13 5 (8.20%) REST
14 4 (6.56%) Apache Cordova
14 4 (6.56%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Mobile Games
1 11 (18.03%) Online Games
2 5 (8.20%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (6.56%) BBC
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.20%) Debian
4 5 (8.20%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.56%) Android
5 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Web Development
2 27 (44.26%) MVC
3 19 (31.15%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (31.15%) OO
4 18 (29.51%) API Integration
4 18 (29.51%) E-Commerce
5 17 (27.87%) OO PHP
6 11 (18.03%) Open Source
7 10 (16.39%) OOP
8 9 (14.75%) Mobile Development
9 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.11%) Content Management
9 8 (13.11%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.20%) DevOps
10 5 (8.20%) Kanban
10 5 (8.20%) Scrum
11 4 (6.56%) TDD
12 2 (3.28%) ERP
13 1 (1.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (98.36%) PHP
2 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.11%) XPath
4 5 (8.20%) PHP 7
4 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.92%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Docker
2 5 (8.20%) KVM
2 5 (8.20%) pfSense
2 5 (8.20%) Samba
2 5 (8.20%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (8.20%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.20%) Ansible
2 5 (8.20%) Puppet
2 5 (8.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Zend
2 2 (3.28%) Facebook
2 2 (3.28%) Google
2 2 (3.28%) Veeam
2 2 (3.28%) VMware
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe
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Salary: £40,961 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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