Period
to 20 August 2017

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 6 months to 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 117 108
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +32
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 28 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.11% 1.16% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.93% 3.84% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 44
Edinburgh median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% - -10.26%
10th Percentile £29,500 £23,000 £25,300
90th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.24% -2.86% -

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 956 755 931
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 37.94% 30.21% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 602 508 626
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £64,875 £61,400 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 19 (67.86%) MySQL
3 13 (46.43%) PHP
3 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 13 (46.43%) Open Source
4 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 12 (42.86%) Subversion
5 11 (39.29%) Apache
5 11 (39.29%) Java
5 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) Web Development
7 9 (32.14%) JSON
7 9 (32.14%) jQuery
7 9 (32.14%) Maven
7 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
7 9 (32.14%) CSS
7 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 9 (32.14%) Nagios
8 8 (28.57%) Web Services
8 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
8 8 (28.57%) Ruby
9 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (25.00%) Puppet
9 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (25.00%) VMware
9 7 (25.00%) DevOps
10 6 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator

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 11 (39.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.71%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (21.43%) InDesign
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
1 6 (21.43%) SSL
2 5 (17.86%) IMAP
2 5 (17.86%) Kerberos
2 5 (17.86%) LDAP
2 5 (17.86%) SMTP
2 5 (17.86%) VoIP
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 4 (14.29%) NAS
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Subversion
2 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 9 (32.14%) Maven
3 6 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (17.86%) Artifactory
4 5 (17.86%) Bugzilla
4 5 (17.86%) CMake
4 5 (17.86%) MSBuild
4 5 (17.86%) NuGet
4 5 (17.86%) Phabricator
4 5 (17.86%) Ranorex
4 5 (17.86%) SonarQube
5 4 (14.29%) Ant
5 4 (14.29%) HttpUnit
5 4 (14.29%) JMeter
5 4 (14.29%) JUnit
6 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) PHP Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) IT Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Python Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Python Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Django Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
1 9 (32.14%) jQuery
1 9 (32.14%) JSON
2 8 (28.57%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) Ajax
3 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (14.29%) .NET
4 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.29%) J2EE
4 4 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (14.29%) RESTful
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (14.29%) SOAP
4 4 (14.29%) Spring
4 4 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (10.71%) Django
5 3 (10.71%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) Laravel
6 1 (3.57%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (17.86%) Robotics
3 3 (10.71%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Android
4 5 (17.86%) Debian
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Solaris
5 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Open Source
2 10 (35.71%) Web Development
3 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (21.43%) Web Design
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (14.29%) Separation of Concerns
6 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) High Availability
8 2 (7.14%) OO
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) PHP
2 12 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 11 (39.29%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 10 (35.71%) Python
5 8 (28.57%) Ruby
6 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
8 1 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (3.57%) C++
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (17.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Nagios
2 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (25.00%) Puppet
3 4 (14.29%) Check_MK
4 3 (10.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) VMware
2 6 (21.43%) Adobe
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Alterian
3 4 (14.29%) Brocade
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 4 (14.29%) Percona
3 4 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.14%) Perforce