Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 251 213
Rank change year-on-year -5 -38 -43
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 109 131 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.88% 0.93% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.21% 2.44% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 101 120 170
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -9.09% +12.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £62,500 £52,975
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 4934 5362 6120
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 39.74% 38.00% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4095 4601 5249
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 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
Hertfordshire +48 66 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Cambridgeshire -17 23 £37,500 - 5
Suffolk -12 11 £35,000 -22.22%
Essex +14 6 £35,000 +16.67%
Bedfordshire -3 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Norfolk -9 1 £42,500 -5.56%
LAMP
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 of England region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 92 (84.40%) PHP
2 86 (78.90%) MySQL
3 69 (63.30%) JavaScript
3 69 (63.30%) HTML
4 62 (56.88%) Linux
5 61 (55.96%) CSS
6 41 (37.61%) jQuery
7 36 (33.03%) Apache
8 33 (30.28%) Web Development
9 24 (22.02%) CakePHP
9 24 (22.02%) Open Source
10 21 (19.27%) Windows
11 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (18.35%) MVC
11 20 (18.35%) CSS3
12 19 (17.43%) Git (software)
12 19 (17.43%) SQL
13 17 (15.60%) CMS
13 17 (15.60%) RESTful
14 16 (14.68%) Laravel
14 16 (14.68%) Content Management
14 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
14 16 (14.68%) .NET
15 15 (13.76%) XML
15 15 (13.76%) AngularJS
16 14 (12.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (11.93%) Payment Gateway
17 13 (11.93%) Marketing
18 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
18 12 (11.01%) XSL

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 36 (33.03%) Apache
2 17 (15.60%) CMS
3 11 (10.09%) Drupal
3 11 (10.09%) IIS
4 9 (8.26%) WordPress
5 7 (6.42%) nginx
6 3 (2.75%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.92%) JBoss
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (4.59%) Magento
3 2 (1.83%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) SaaS
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.26%) SAN
2 4 (3.67%) HTTP
2 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.75%) DNS
3 3 (2.75%) SSL
4 1 (0.92%) IMAP
4 1 (0.92%) Internet
4 1 (0.92%) POP3
4 1 (0.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (78.90%) MySQL
2 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.83%) CloverETL
6 1 (0.92%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.92%) Redis
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.42%) JIRA
3 5 (4.59%) Subversion
4 4 (3.67%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.75%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.83%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.83%) Grunt
6 2 (1.83%) gulp
6 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.83%) Xcode
General
1 13 (11.93%) Marketing
2 9 (8.26%) Legal
3 5 (4.59%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.75%) Back Office
4 3 (2.75%) Games
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Finance
5 2 (1.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (77.98%) Developer
2 68 (62.39%) PHP Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Web Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Administrator
4 11 (10.09%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (10.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (10.09%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (9.17%) .NET Developer
6 9 (8.26%) LAMP Developer
6 9 (8.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (7.34%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior PHP Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) CakePHP Developer
11 4 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.67%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (63.30%) HTML
2 61 (55.96%) CSS
3 41 (37.61%) jQuery
4 24 (22.02%) CakePHP
5 20 (18.35%) CSS3
6 17 (15.60%) RESTful
7 16 (14.68%) .NET
7 16 (14.68%) Laravel
8 15 (13.76%) AngularJS
8 15 (13.76%) XML
9 14 (12.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (11.01%) HTML5
10 12 (11.01%) XSL
11 11 (10.09%) Web Services
12 7 (6.42%) Ajax
12 7 (6.42%) LEMP Stack
12 7 (6.42%) Node.js
12 7 (6.42%) SOAP
13 6 (5.50%) CodeIgniter
14 5 (4.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.50%) Fintech
4 4 (3.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.67%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.83%) EPoS
5 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 62 (56.88%) Linux
2 21 (19.27%) Windows
3 12 (11.01%) CentOS
4 10 (9.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.17%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Web Development
2 24 (22.02%) Open Source
3 20 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.35%) MVC
4 16 (14.68%) Content Management
5 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.17%) OO
8 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.34%) Front End Development
10 7 (6.42%) CRM
11 6 (5.50%) API Design
11 6 (5.50%) Migration
12 5 (4.59%) API Development
12 5 (4.59%) UML
13 4 (3.67%) Configuration Management
13 4 (3.67%) ITIL
13 4 (3.67%) OOP
13 4 (3.67%) Project Management
13 4 (3.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 92 (84.40%) PHP
2 69 (63.30%) JavaScript
3 19 (17.43%) SQL
4 12 (11.01%) C#
5 9 (8.26%) Perl
6 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.59%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.59%) VBScript
7 4 (3.67%) Python
8 2 (1.83%) C++
8 2 (1.83%) Ruby
8 2 (1.83%) VBA
9 1 (0.92%) Java
9 1 (0.92%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) SLA
2 4 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.67%) vCloud
3 4 (3.67%) vSphere
4 3 (2.75%) Docker
5 2 (1.83%) Xen
6 1 (0.92%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.92%) Postfix
6 1 (0.92%) qmail
6 1 (0.92%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.92%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) Puppet
2 4 (3.67%) cPanel
2 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.83%) Cacti
3 2 (1.83%) Nagios
3 2 (1.83%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Red Hat
2 9 (8.26%) Google
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) VMware
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle
5 3 (2.75%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.75%) Zend
6 2 (1.83%) Adobe
6 2 (1.83%) Facebook
6 2 (1.83%) Twitter
7 1 (0.92%) Plumtree
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Provisional Marmalade Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago