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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 215 171
Rank change year-on-year +31 -44  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 68 48 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.09% 0.65% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.80% 1.74% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 63 39 92
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  

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 2430 2761 3032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 39.05% 37.60% 38.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2337 2603
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing LAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +59 46 £37,500 -3.22% 3
Cambridgeshire -1 8 £55,000 +46.66%
Suffolk +11 6 £35,000 -32.36% 2
Essex +5 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Bedfordshire +18 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Norfolk -16 1 £42,500 -
LAMP
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 97 (80.17%) PHP
2 96 (79.34%) MySQL
3 81 (66.94%) Linux
4 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
4 67 (55.37%) HTML
5 59 (48.76%) CSS
6 54 (44.63%) Web Development
7 37 (30.58%) jQuery
8 34 (28.10%) Apache
9 29 (23.97%) SQL Server
10 28 (23.14%) CMS
11 27 (22.31%) SQL
12 26 (21.49%) Windows
12 26 (21.49%) Content Management
12 26 (21.49%) Git (software)
13 24 (19.83%) CakePHP
14 21 (17.36%) Drupal
14 21 (17.36%) Perl
14 21 (17.36%) Open Source
14 21 (17.36%) WordPress
15 20 (16.53%) AngularJS
16 18 (14.88%) Puppet
16 18 (14.88%) CentOS
16 18 (14.88%) Marketing
17 17 (14.05%) VMware
17 17 (14.05%) Red Hat
18 16 (13.22%) IIS
18 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
19 15 (12.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 15 (12.40%) Laravel

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 34 (28.10%) Apache
2 28 (23.14%) CMS
3 21 (17.36%) Drupal
3 21 (17.36%) WordPress
4 16 (13.22%) IIS
5 6 (4.96%) nginx
6 3 (2.48%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (4.13%) Magento
3 3 (2.48%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.57%) SAN
2 4 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.65%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) DHCP
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (79.34%) MySQL
2 29 (23.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.96%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.65%) CloverETL
6 1 (0.83%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (21.49%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.96%) Subversion
3 4 (3.31%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.31%) PHPUnit
4 3 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.48%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.48%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.65%) Grunt
5 2 (1.65%) gulp
6 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (14.88%) Marketing
2 5 (4.13%) Legal
3 4 (3.31%) Publishing
4 3 (2.48%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (65.29%) Developer
2 67 (55.37%) PHP Developer
3 25 (20.66%) Web Developer
4 21 (17.36%) PHP Web Developer
5 17 (14.05%) Administrator
5 17 (14.05%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (14.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 17 (14.05%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (9.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 12 (9.92%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (4.96%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
9 5 (4.13%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) LAMP Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Graduate
10 4 (3.31%) HTML Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (55.37%) HTML
2 59 (48.76%) CSS
3 37 (30.58%) jQuery
4 24 (19.83%) CakePHP
5 20 (16.53%) AngularJS
6 15 (12.40%) .NET
6 15 (12.40%) Laravel
7 13 (10.74%) Node.js
8 11 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
9 9 (7.44%) XML
10 8 (6.61%) CSS3
10 8 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (5.79%) Web Services
11 7 (5.79%) XSL
12 6 (4.96%) HTML5
12 6 (4.96%) LEMP Stack
13 4 (3.31%) React
13 4 (3.31%) REST
13 4 (3.31%) RESTful
13 4 (3.31%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (9.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.48%) Fintech
4 3 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.48%) User Experience
5 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.65%) EPoS
6 1 (0.83%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 81 (66.94%) Linux
2 26 (21.49%) Windows
3 18 (14.88%) CentOS
4 15 (12.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (9.92%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (44.63%) Web Development
2 26 (21.49%) Content Management
3 21 (17.36%) Open Source
4 13 (10.74%) E-Commerce
5 12 (9.92%) Change Management
5 12 (9.92%) Configuration Management
5 12 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (9.92%) Incident Management
5 12 (9.92%) ITIL
5 12 (9.92%) Migration
5 12 (9.92%) Problem Management
5 12 (9.92%) Service Delivery
6 11 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 10 (8.26%) CRM
8 9 (7.44%) MVC
9 8 (6.61%) DevOps
10 7 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.96%) API Design
11 6 (4.96%) Project Management
12 5 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 97 (80.17%) PHP
2 67 (55.37%) JavaScript
3 27 (22.31%) SQL
4 21 (17.36%) Perl
5 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
5 12 (9.92%) VBScript
6 9 (7.44%) Bash Shell
6 9 (7.44%) Python
7 7 (5.79%) C#
8 5 (4.13%) Java
9 4 (3.31%) C++
10 3 (2.48%) Ruby
11 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.83%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (9.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (4.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.40%) SLA
2 12 (9.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.65%) QA
4 1 (0.83%) WAI
4 1 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.57%) Active Directory
3 12 (9.92%) vCloud
3 12 (9.92%) vSphere
4 3 (2.48%) Docker
4 3 (2.48%) Xen
5 1 (0.83%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.83%) Varnish
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (14.88%) Puppet
2 13 (10.74%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.96%) Nagios
4 3 (2.48%) Cacti
5 2 (1.65%) cPanel
6 1 (0.83%) Ansible
6 1 (0.83%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (14.05%) Red Hat
1 17 (14.05%) VMware
2 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.92%) Oracle
4 3 (2.48%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.65%) Facebook
5 2 (1.65%) Google
5 2 (1.65%) Splunk
5 2 (1.65%) Twitter
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.83%) Zend
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits, Bonus and Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago