Period
to 21 November 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 169 120
Rank change year-on-year +36 -49 +24
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 9 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.44% 0.48% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 1.15% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 28
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +33.33% -33.33%
10th Percentile £34,375 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £45,000 £52,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% -33.33%

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 862 1,304 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.70% 41.57% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 724 1,040 870
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 2018.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 6 (66.67%) PHP
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) WordPress
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) SaaS
4 3 (33.33%) Laravel
4 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Symfony
4 3 (33.33%) Zend
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Icinga
4 3 (33.33%) Docker
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (33.33%) MariaDB
4 3 (33.33%) HAProxy
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) IPv4
4 3 (33.33%) IPv6
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script

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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) WordPress
2 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (11.11%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) IPv4
1 3 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MariaDB
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) PHP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (33.33%) Laravel
3 3 (33.33%) Symfony
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (22.22%) Akka
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) CentOS
2 3 (33.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 3 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 3 (33.33%) Icinga
3 2 (22.22%) Ansible
3 2 (22.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Zend
2 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Qualys
2 2 (22.22%) Splunk
2 2 (22.22%) WorldPay