Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 262 222
Rank change year-on-year -24 -40 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 64 99 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.54% 0.80% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 2.01% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 48 97 131
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £27,200 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,746 4,927 5,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 39.95% 39.73% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4,008 4,228 4,746
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in the East of England

LAMP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for LAMP in the East of England

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LAMP in the East of England

LAMP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -16 27 £47,000 -1.05% 5
Cambridgeshire -44 23 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Essex +18 5 £32,500 -16.13% 1
Norfolk +17 5 £33,500 +3.08% 4
Bedfordshire +41 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
LAMP
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 49 (76.56%) PHP
2 47 (73.44%) MySQL
3 31 (48.44%) Linux
4 28 (43.75%) HTML
5 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
6 24 (37.50%) E-Commerce
7 23 (35.94%) CSS
8 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (26.56%) Web Development
9 17 (26.56%) jQuery
10 15 (23.44%) DevOps
11 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
11 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
11 14 (21.88%) Oracle
11 14 (21.88%) Java
11 14 (21.88%) Python
11 14 (21.88%) Web Services
12 13 (20.31%) Apache
12 13 (20.31%) Nagios
12 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (20.31%) Ruby
12 13 (20.31%) Ansible
12 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
12 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
12 13 (20.31%) SaaS
12 13 (20.31%) Puppet
12 13 (20.31%) Node.js
12 13 (20.31%) Splunk
13 12 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (18.75%) Scala

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (20.31%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.69%) nginx
4 2 (3.13%) JBoss
4 2 (3.13%) WordPress
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.56%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (4.69%) Magento
3 1 (1.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (20.31%) SaaS
2 12 (18.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 12 (18.75%) GitHub
2 12 (18.75%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.56%) Asana
3 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) Firewall
1 10 (15.63%) SSL
2 2 (3.13%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (73.44%) MySQL
2 12 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.69%) MariaDB
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) Big Data
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
3 12 (18.75%) Maven
3 12 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (9.38%) PHPUnit
4 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
4 6 (9.38%) Xcode
5 3 (4.69%) Selenium
5 3 (4.69%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.56%) JIRA
6 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.38%) Games
2 4 (6.25%) Multimedia
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) German Language
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Developer
2 30 (46.88%) PHP Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Web Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) CloudOps Engineer
5 11 (17.19%) PHP Web Developer
6 10 (15.63%) LAMP Developer
6 10 (15.63%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 6 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (9.38%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.25%) CakePHP Developer
8 4 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (6.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Symfony Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.69%) Magento Developer
9 3 (4.69%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.75%) HTML
2 23 (35.94%) CSS
3 17 (26.56%) jQuery
4 14 (21.88%) AngularJS
4 14 (21.88%) Web Services
5 13 (20.31%) Node.js
6 12 (18.75%) Akka
6 12 (18.75%) Spring
7 9 (14.06%) Laravel
8 8 (12.50%) CakePHP
8 8 (12.50%) Symfony
9 7 (10.94%) .NET
9 7 (10.94%) XML
10 6 (9.38%) CSS3
10 6 (9.38%) HTML5
10 6 (9.38%) OpenGL
10 6 (9.38%) STL
10 6 (9.38%) XSL
11 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
12 4 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Fintech
1 12 (18.75%) Private Cloud
1 12 (18.75%) Public Cloud
2 10 (15.63%) Clustering
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.56%) EPoS
5 1 (1.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (48.44%) Linux
2 8 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.56%) Web Development
4 15 (23.44%) DevOps
5 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.75%) Auto-Scaling
6 12 (18.75%) Cloud Operations
6 12 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (18.75%) Low Latency
7 10 (15.63%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (15.63%) Load Balancing
7 10 (15.63%) MVC
7 10 (15.63%) Network Virtualisation
7 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.81%) DNA
8 5 (7.81%) OO
8 5 (7.81%) Open Source
9 4 (6.25%) CRM
9 4 (6.25%) UML
10 3 (4.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (76.56%) PHP
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.88%) Java
3 14 (21.88%) Python
4 13 (20.31%) Ruby
5 12 (18.75%) Scala
6 7 (10.94%) SQL
7 6 (9.38%) C++
8 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.25%) C#
9 3 (4.69%) PHP 5
10 2 (3.13%) Perl
10 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.13%) VBScript
11 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) CEH
2 1 (1.56%) CISM
2 1 (1.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.69%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) Ansible
1 13 (20.31%) Nagios
1 13 (20.31%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Cacti
2 1 (1.56%) Consul
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Oracle
2 13 (20.31%) Splunk
3 12 (18.75%) AppDynamics
3 12 (18.75%) Qualys
3 12 (18.75%) WorldPay
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) Zend
6 2 (3.13%) Google
7 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.56%) Facebook
7 1 (1.56%) Graphisoft
7 1 (1.56%) Plumtree
7 1 (1.56%) Syncfusion