The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 84 82
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 17 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.57% 0.84% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.89% 2.84% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 14
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.20% +13.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £32,450 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,500
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 437 387 495
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 40.35% 29.63% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 286 252 311
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,705 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

LAMP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Edinburgh

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) MySQL
3 15 (55.56%) Apache
4 14 (51.85%) Web Services
4 14 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (48.15%) NoSQL
5 13 (48.15%) Windows
5 13 (48.15%) PHP
6 12 (44.44%) WAN
6 12 (44.44%) Cisco
6 12 (44.44%) NAS
6 12 (44.44%) Open Source
6 12 (44.44%) Subversion
7 11 (40.74%) Brocade
7 11 (40.74%) Ubuntu
7 11 (40.74%) iSCSI
7 11 (40.74%) PowerShell
7 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
7 11 (40.74%) Riverbed
7 11 (40.74%) Puppet
7 11 (40.74%) Percona
7 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
7 11 (40.74%) Python
7 11 (40.74%) IIS
7 11 (40.74%) Citrix
7 11 (40.74%) SAN
7 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
7 11 (40.74%) Games
7 11 (40.74%) VMware

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 15 (55.56%) Apache
2 11 (40.74%) IIS
2 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) CMS
3 3 (11.11%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) Drupal
4 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (7.41%) InDesign
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) NAS
1 12 (44.44%) WAN
2 11 (40.74%) iSCSI
2 11 (40.74%) SAN
3 9 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (14.81%) DHCP
4 4 (14.81%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) HTTPS
5 2 (7.41%) SSL
6 1 (3.70%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) MySQL
2 13 (48.15%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Subversion
2 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Ant
4 2 (7.41%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (7.41%) HttpUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) JMeter
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
5 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (40.74%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
1 11 (40.74%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum Master
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) Symfony
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) Laravel
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) Ajax
4 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
4 2 (7.41%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (7.41%) RESTful
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (7.41%) SOAP
4 2 (7.41%) Spring
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.70%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 11 (40.74%) Ubuntu
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Open Source
2 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
3 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (25.93%) Web Development
5 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Separation of Concerns
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.70%) OOP
8 1 (3.70%) SDLC
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Time Management
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) PHP
2 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
2 11 (40.74%) PowerShell
2 11 (40.74%) Python
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) CCNP
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) KVM
1 3 (11.11%) Xen
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.70%) Gluster
3 1 (3.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (40.74%) Puppet
2 9 (33.33%) Check_MK
2 9 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Brocade
2 11 (40.74%) Citrix
2 11 (40.74%) Percona
2 11 (40.74%) Riverbed
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 8 (29.63%) Perforce
5 3 (11.11%) Atlassian
5 3 (11.11%) Juniper
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) Adobe
6 2 (7.41%) Alterian
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Facebook
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) Twitter