Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 188 203
Rank change year-on-year +46 +15 -83
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 83 77 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.58% 1.18% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.82% 3.11% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 76 74 65
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% +17.91% +3.08%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £44,375 £55,000 £42,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2170 2476 2909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.30% 37.93% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1861 2146 2498
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in the East Midlands

LAMP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for LAMP in the East Midlands

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Salary histogram for LAMP in the East Midlands

LAMP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +22 32 £37,500 -5.06%
Leicestershire +24 17 £37,500 - 1
Derbyshire +13 13 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Northamptonshire +18 12 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Lincolnshire -8 9 £30,000 -33.33%
LAMP
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 77 (92.77%) PHP
2 66 (79.52%) MySQL
3 45 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
5 41 (49.40%) CSS
6 39 (46.99%) Web Development
7 37 (44.58%) HTML
8 31 (37.35%) Linux
9 27 (32.53%) MVC
10 24 (28.92%) Git (software)
11 23 (27.71%) jQuery
12 20 (24.10%) Laravel
13 19 (22.89%) Scrum
14 18 (21.69%) Symfony
15 17 (20.48%) OOP
16 16 (19.28%) Windows
16 16 (19.28%) Zend
17 15 (18.07%) Mobile Development
18 14 (16.87%) PhoneGap
18 14 (16.87%) AngularJS
18 14 (16.87%) Mobile App
18 14 (16.87%) Android
18 14 (16.87%) HTML5
18 14 (16.87%) Apple iOS
18 14 (16.87%) TDD
19 13 (15.66%) JIRA
19 13 (15.66%) Unit Testing
20 11 (13.25%) Drupal
20 11 (13.25%) Ajax
20 11 (13.25%) Apache

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (13.25%) Apache
1 11 (13.25%) Drupal
2 10 (12.05%) CMS
3 3 (3.61%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.20%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (1.20%) IIS
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.20%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Magento
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) SaaS
2 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.02%) Asana
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) GitHub
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Firewall
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
2 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.41%) DNS
3 2 (2.41%) SNMP
3 2 (2.41%) SSH
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.20%) LAN
4 1 (1.20%) Network Security
4 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (79.52%) MySQL
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (28.92%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.66%) JIRA
3 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.43%) PHPUnit
4 7 (8.43%) Subversion
5 6 (7.23%) Redmine
6 5 (6.02%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.20%) Selenium
7 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Back Office
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (81.93%) Developer
2 63 (75.90%) PHP Developer
3 20 (24.10%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (18.07%) MySQL Developer
4 15 (18.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Junior
5 10 (12.05%) Senior Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Junior Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Junior PHP Developer
7 8 (9.64%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (9.64%) HTML Developer
7 8 (9.64%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 8 (9.64%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 8 (9.64%) PHP Zend Developer
7 8 (9.64%) Symfony Developer
8 7 (8.43%) Development Manager
8 7 (8.43%) Senior PHP Developer
8 7 (8.43%) Web Developer
9 6 (7.23%) Senior MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (49.40%) CSS
2 37 (44.58%) HTML
3 23 (27.71%) jQuery
4 20 (24.10%) Laravel
5 18 (21.69%) Symfony
6 14 (16.87%) AngularJS
6 14 (16.87%) HTML5
6 14 (16.87%) PhoneGap
7 11 (13.25%) Ajax
7 11 (13.25%) REST
8 10 (12.05%) SOAP
9 9 (10.84%) Web Services
10 8 (9.64%) Apache Cordova
11 7 (8.43%) .NET
11 7 (8.43%) React
11 7 (8.43%) XML
12 6 (7.23%) CodeIgniter
12 6 (7.23%) JSON
12 6 (7.23%) Sencha Touch
13 5 (6.02%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 2 (2.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.35%) Linux
2 16 (19.28%) Windows
3 14 (16.87%) Android
3 14 (16.87%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.23%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.61%) Unix
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.22%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.99%) Web Development
3 27 (32.53%) MVC
4 19 (22.89%) Scrum
5 17 (20.48%) OOP
6 15 (18.07%) Mobile Development
7 14 (16.87%) TDD
8 13 (15.66%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.25%) DevOps
10 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.64%) OO
12 6 (7.23%) Android Development
12 6 (7.23%) iOS Development
12 6 (7.23%) OOD
12 6 (7.23%) Project Management
12 6 (7.23%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (7.23%) System Testing
12 6 (7.23%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 77 (92.77%) PHP
2 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.05%) SQL
4 5 (6.02%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.02%) Perl
5 3 (3.61%) Java
5 3 (3.61%) Python
5 3 (3.61%) Ruby
6 1 (1.20%) C#
6 1 (1.20%) C++
6 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) APMP
1 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) vSphere
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) iptables
3 1 (1.20%) Xen
3 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Ansible
1 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.61%) Puppet
2 2 (2.41%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.20%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.20%) Salt
3 1 (1.20%) Terraform
3 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Zend
2 6 (7.23%) Sencha
3 5 (6.02%) Google
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.82%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.82%) Twitter
5 2 (2.41%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) Teradata