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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 81 105
Rank change year-on-year +2 +24  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 41 62 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.20% 2.59% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 9.21% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 50 15
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.31% +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 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 615 673 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.98% 28.08% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 547 602 541
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 49 (87.50%) MySQL
3 41 (73.21%) jQuery
4 35 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 35 (62.50%) CSS
5 27 (48.21%) HTML
5 27 (48.21%) MVC
6 26 (46.43%) HTML5
7 23 (41.07%) Linux
8 22 (39.29%) Web Development
9 20 (35.71%) AngularJS
9 20 (35.71%) Apache
10 18 (32.14%) OO
11 17 (30.36%) nginx
11 17 (30.36%) LEMP Stack
12 16 (28.57%) OO PHP
12 16 (28.57%) Open Source
12 16 (28.57%) CSS3
12 16 (28.57%) NoSQL
13 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
13 15 (26.79%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (21.43%) React
15 11 (19.64%) API Integration
15 11 (19.64%) Node.js
15 11 (19.64%) Laravel
15 11 (19.64%) Symfony
15 11 (19.64%) Zend
16 10 (17.86%) Online Games
16 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
16 10 (17.86%) Back Office

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 20 (35.71%) Apache
2 17 (30.36%) nginx
3 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 6 (10.71%) CMS
4 6 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Magento
2 8 (14.29%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon S3
2 6 (10.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (87.50%) MySQL
2 16 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) gulp
2 6 (10.71%) Subversion
2 6 (10.71%) webpack
3 5 (8.93%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.79%) GitLab
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 10 (17.86%) Back Office
1 10 (17.86%) Games
2 8 (14.29%) Marketing
3 5 (8.93%) Electronics
3 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (94.64%) Developer
2 48 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 23 (41.07%) LAMP Developer
3 23 (41.07%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 17 (30.36%) Web Developer
5 16 (28.57%) PHP Web Developer
6 12 (21.43%) MySQL Developer
6 12 (21.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 9 (16.07%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 8 (14.29%) Linux Developer
9 7 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
10 6 (10.71%) Digital Developer
10 6 (10.71%) Senior PHP Developer
11 5 (8.93%) HTML CSS Developer
11 5 (8.93%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 5 (8.93%) PHP Symfony Developer
11 5 (8.93%) PHP Zend Developer
11 5 (8.93%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
11 5 (8.93%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (73.21%) jQuery
2 35 (62.50%) CSS
3 27 (48.21%) HTML
4 26 (46.43%) HTML5
5 20 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 17 (30.36%) LEMP Stack
7 16 (28.57%) CSS3
8 12 (21.43%) React
9 11 (19.64%) Laravel
9 11 (19.64%) Node.js
9 11 (19.64%) Symfony
10 9 (16.07%) JSON
11 8 (14.29%) Ajax
11 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (10.71%) PhoneGap
13 5 (8.93%) CodeIgniter
14 4 (7.14%) Memcached
15 2 (3.57%) Backbone.js
15 2 (3.57%) REST
15 2 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Mobile Games
1 10 (17.86%) Online Games
2 4 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) BBC
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
3 8 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.57%) Android
4 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) MVC
2 22 (39.29%) Web Development
3 18 (32.14%) OO
4 16 (28.57%) OO PHP
4 16 (28.57%) Open Source
5 15 (26.79%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
6 11 (19.64%) API Integration
7 9 (16.07%) OOP
8 8 (14.29%) ERP
9 7 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (10.71%) Mobile Development
11 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.93%) Content Management
11 5 (8.93%) Kanban
11 5 (8.93%) Scrum
11 5 (8.93%) TDD
12 2 (3.57%) Android Development
12 2 (3.57%) iOS Development
13 1 (1.79%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) PHP
2 35 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.07%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) XPath
5 1 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) Dart
5 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.79%) PHP 7
5 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Zend
2 8 (14.29%) Veeam
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Apple
3 1 (1.79%) Epicor
3 1 (1.79%) Infor
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Sage
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: Excellent Salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 15 days ago