Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 159 118
Rank change year-on-year +27 -41 +30
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 10 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.49% 0.70% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 1.70% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 28
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £29,625 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,000 £47,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -20.00%

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 829 1,349 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 40.70% 41.02% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 646 1,010 823
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%

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 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) WordPress
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Symfony
6 3 (30.00%) Zend
6 3 (30.00%) Drupal
6 3 (30.00%) CentOS
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) SaaS
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) Laravel
6 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (30.00%) MariaDB
6 3 (30.00%) HAProxy
6 3 (30.00%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (30.00%) Docker
7 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving

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 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) WordPress
3 3 (30.00%) Drupal
4 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (10.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) CiviCRM
1 1 (10.00%) Odoo
1 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (10.00%) GitHub
3 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) IPv4
1 2 (20.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MariaDB
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (10.00%) Hudson
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) PhpStorm
4 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (30.00%) Laravel
3 3 (30.00%) Symfony
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Akka
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Fedora
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Operations
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Go
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Icinga
3 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Zend
2 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Qualys
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) WorldPay