Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 119 143
Rank change year-on-year -49 +24 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 15 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.48% 1.23% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 2.72% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 14
Cambridge median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -33.33% +28.57%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £52,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33% +28.57%

LAMP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1299 1028 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.46% 45.31% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 869 1072
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Cambridge

LAMP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Cambridge

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 10 (66.67%) MySQL
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (40.00%) STL
4 6 (40.00%) Xcode
4 6 (40.00%) OpenGL
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) SaaS
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) VBScript
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) JBoss
7 3 (20.00%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (20.00%) Big Data
7 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) Open Source
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (13.33%) GitHub
3 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (40.00%) Xcode
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) OpenGL
1 6 (40.00%) STL
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) Akka
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Node.js
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Laravel
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Fintech
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) CAD
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (20.00%) VBScript
7 2 (13.33%) Python
7 2 (13.33%) Ruby
7 2 (13.33%) Scala
8 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) AppDynamics
2 2 (13.33%) Qualys
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) WorldPay
3 1 (6.67%) Graphisoft
3 1 (6.67%) Plumtree