The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 231 214
Rank change year-on-year -18 -17  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1074 1464 1626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.32% 1.49% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.25% 3.85% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1355 1368
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,000
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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 33083 38029 39494
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.51% 38.82% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28319 33195 33863
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

LAMP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for LAMP in England

LAMP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in England over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in England

LAMP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London -61 329 £50,000 - 57
South East -62 169 £41,000 +2.50% 32
North West +62 140 £40,000 +14.28% 16
West Midlands +21 109 £35,000 +7.69% 21
Yorkshire -5 90 £40,000 - 16
South West -23 80 £36,000 -4.00% 11
East Midlands +49 77 £32,500 - 11
East of England +43 74 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North East +3 5 £38,000 +32.17% 1
LAMP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1561 (79.28%) PHP
2 1498 (76.08%) MySQL
3 1240 (62.98%) Linux
4 1052 (53.43%) JavaScript
5 1041 (52.87%) HTML
6 1014 (51.50%) CSS
7 858 (43.58%) Apache
8 588 (29.86%) Git (software)
9 575 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
10 557 (28.29%) jQuery
11 490 (24.89%) Web Development
12 476 (24.17%) MVC
13 429 (21.79%) HTML5
14 394 (20.01%) Python
15 378 (19.20%) OOP
16 361 (18.33%) AngularJS
17 339 (17.22%) DevOps
18 330 (16.76%) OO
19 317 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
20 313 (15.90%) Symfony
20 313 (15.90%) Laravel
20 313 (15.90%) E-Commerce
21 302 (15.34%) Software Engineering
22 297 (15.08%) Bash Shell
23 276 (14.02%) Java
24 275 (13.97%) Zend
25 274 (13.92%) SQL
26 267 (13.56%) Perl
27 247 (12.54%) Open Source
28 242 (12.29%) Puppet

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 858 (43.58%) Apache
2 184 (9.34%) nginx
3 165 (8.38%) Drupal
4 161 (8.18%) WordPress
5 142 (7.21%) Tomcat
6 141 (7.16%) Elasticsearch
7 133 (6.75%) CMS
8 92 (4.67%) IIS
9 62 (3.15%) OpenStack
10 50 (2.54%) Apache Spark
11 49 (2.49%) JBoss
12 35 (1.78%) WebSphere
13 34 (1.73%) WebLogic
14 31 (1.57%) Apache Solr
15 29 (1.47%) Confluence
16 20 (1.02%) Apache Pig
16 20 (1.02%) MS Exchange
17 17 (0.86%) Jetty
18 13 (0.66%) SharePoint
19 12 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 35 (1.78%) Photoshop
2 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.10%) HipChat
7 1 (0.051%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 103 (5.23%) Magento
2 32 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.41%) NetSuite
4 8 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.36%) Shopify
6 4 (0.20%) OpenCart
7 3 (0.15%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.10%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.051%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.051%) Exchequer
9 1 (0.051%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 317 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (4.88%) SaaS
3 68 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 68 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (3.30%) GitHub
5 62 (3.15%) Amazon S3
6 43 (2.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 39 (1.98%) PaaS
8 38 (1.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 33 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
10 31 (1.57%) IaaS
11 21 (1.07%) Google Analytics
12 18 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
13 17 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 11 (0.56%) Office 365
15 10 (0.51%) Route 53
16 8 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 7 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
17 7 (0.36%) Slack
18 6 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 115 (5.84%) TCP/IP
2 114 (5.79%) DNS
3 96 (4.88%) Firewall
4 91 (4.62%) Internet
5 64 (3.25%) HTTP
6 39 (1.98%) LDAP
6 39 (1.98%) SAN
7 36 (1.83%) SSH
8 35 (1.78%) SSL
9 31 (1.57%) DHCP
9 31 (1.57%) VoIP
9 31 (1.57%) VPN
10 25 (1.27%) LAN
10 25 (1.27%) WAN
11 19 (0.96%) SMTP
12 16 (0.81%) ATM
12 16 (0.81%) FTP
12 16 (0.81%) HTTPS
12 16 (0.81%) Intranet
12 16 (0.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1498 (76.08%) MySQL
2 195 (9.90%) MongoDB
3 135 (6.86%) SQL Server
4 132 (6.70%) Relational Database
5 121 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 109 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
7 81 (4.11%) Redis
8 72 (3.66%) Big Data
9 70 (3.56%) Hadoop
10 61 (3.10%) Amazon RDS
11 39 (1.98%) RDBMS
12 38 (1.93%) MariaDB
13 26 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
14 24 (1.22%) Apache Hive
15 22 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (0.91%) Neo4j
17 14 (0.71%) GIS
18 11 (0.56%) HBase
19 10 (0.51%) Data Mining
20 9 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 588 (29.86%) Git (software)
2 198 (10.06%) Jenkins
3 174 (8.84%) Subversion
4 102 (5.18%) JIRA
5 67 (3.40%) gulp
6 65 (3.30%) PHPUnit
7 51 (2.59%) Grunt
8 50 (2.54%) Vagrant
9 43 (2.18%) GitLab
10 36 (1.83%) Selenium
11 33 (1.68%) PhantomJS
11 33 (1.68%) webpack
12 30 (1.52%) Travis CI
13 25 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 25 (1.27%) Maven
14 23 (1.17%) Redmine
15 19 (0.96%) JUnit
16 18 (0.91%) TeamCity
17 16 (0.81%) Mercurial
18 15 (0.76%) JMeter
General
1 175 (8.89%) Marketing
2 167 (8.48%) Finance
3 68 (3.45%) Retail
4 56 (2.84%) Games
5 50 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 38 (1.93%) Advertising
7 34 (1.73%) Banking
8 27 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.96%) Publishing
10 18 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.86%) Back Office
12 13 (0.66%) Electronics
13 9 (0.46%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.46%) Legal
14 8 (0.41%) French Language
14 8 (0.41%) German Language
15 5 (0.25%) Law
15 5 (0.25%) Military
15 5 (0.25%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1288 (65.41%) Developer
2 937 (47.59%) PHP Developer
3 295 (14.98%) Senior Developer
4 265 (13.46%) Web Developer
5 230 (11.68%) LAMP Developer
6 210 (10.67%) Senior PHP Developer
7 186 (9.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 184 (9.34%) Administrator
9 173 (8.79%) PHP Web Developer
10 171 (8.68%) Systems Administrator
11 160 (8.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 147 (7.47%) MySQL Developer
13 143 (7.26%) Linux Administrator
14 141 (7.16%) DevOps Engineer
15 136 (6.91%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 135 (6.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 118 (5.99%) HTML Developer
17 118 (5.99%) Linux Engineer
18 117 (5.94%) Lead Developer
18 117 (5.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1041 (52.87%) HTML
2 1014 (51.50%) CSS
3 557 (28.29%) jQuery
4 429 (21.79%) HTML5
5 361 (18.33%) AngularJS
6 313 (15.90%) Laravel
6 313 (15.90%) Symfony
7 234 (11.88%) Web Services
8 205 (10.41%) LEMP Stack
9 201 (10.21%) Node.js
10 189 (9.60%) CSS3
11 188 (9.55%) Ajax
11 188 (9.55%) XML
12 150 (7.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 135 (6.86%) REST
14 120 (6.09%) SOAP
15 117 (5.94%) JSON
16 110 (5.59%) .NET
16 110 (5.59%) Sass
17 105 (5.33%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 167 (8.48%) Computer Science
2 124 (6.30%) Linux Command Line
3 98 (4.98%) User Experience
4 86 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
5 80 (4.06%) iPad
6 74 (3.76%) Mobile App
7 47 (2.39%) Fintech
8 46 (2.34%) Data Centre
9 44 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
10 27 (1.37%) Algorithms
11 26 (1.32%) Replication
12 23 (1.17%) BBC
13 22 (1.12%) PKI
14 16 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (0.76%) e-Learning
15 15 (0.76%) Online Games
16 14 (0.71%) Social Media
17 13 (0.66%) Minimum Viable Product
17 13 (0.66%) Wiki
18 12 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1240 (62.98%) Linux
2 216 (10.97%) Windows
3 178 (9.04%) CentOS
4 137 (6.96%) Ubuntu
5 123 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 123 (6.25%) Unix
6 85 (4.32%) Debian
7 74 (3.76%) Windows Server
8 51 (2.59%) Apple iOS
9 49 (2.49%) Android
10 24 (1.22%) Mac OS X
11 19 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (0.91%) Mac OS
13 13 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.41%) Fedora
15 7 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.30%) SUSE
17 4 (0.20%) CoreOS
17 4 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 4 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
2 490 (24.89%) Web Development
3 476 (24.17%) MVC
4 378 (19.20%) OOP
5 339 (17.22%) DevOps
6 330 (16.76%) OO
7 313 (15.90%) E-Commerce
8 302 (15.34%) Software Engineering
9 247 (12.54%) Open Source
10 190 (9.65%) Scrum
11 184 (9.34%) TDD
12 159 (8.08%) Unit Testing
13 144 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
14 136 (6.91%) OO PHP
15 117 (5.94%) Front End Development
16 108 (5.49%) SDLC
17 104 (5.28%) Configuration Management
18 98 (4.98%) Analytics
19 84 (4.27%) Mentoring
20 75 (3.81%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1561 (79.28%) PHP
2 1052 (53.43%) JavaScript
3 394 (20.01%) Python
4 297 (15.08%) Bash Shell
5 276 (14.02%) Java
6 274 (13.92%) SQL
7 267 (13.56%) Perl
8 156 (7.92%) Ruby
9 82 (4.16%) PHP 7
10 74 (3.76%) C#
11 70 (3.56%) Shell Script
12 62 (3.15%) PHP 5
13 54 (2.74%) C++
14 50 (2.54%) PowerShell
15 46 (2.34%) C
16 36 (1.83%) XPath
17 27 (1.37%) R
18 17 (0.86%) PL/SQL
19 16 (0.81%) Objective-C
20 14 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 193 (9.80%) Degree
2 37 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 24 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 16 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 15 (0.76%) CCNA
7 12 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (0.56%) RHCA
9 10 (0.51%) RHCE
10 9 (0.46%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.36%) ISEB
12 5 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.25%) PhD
13 3 (0.15%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.15%) CISSP
13 3 (0.15%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.15%) SANS
14 2 (0.10%) CCNP
14 2 (0.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.82%) QA
2 40 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.17%) SLA
5 12 (0.61%) PMO
6 7 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (0.20%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.15%) DICOM
8 3 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.15%) GDPR
8 3 (0.15%) HL7
8 3 (0.15%) MiFID
8 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.10%) GCP
9 2 (0.10%) WCAG
10 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.051%) Section 508
10 1 (0.051%) WAI
System Software
1 168 (8.53%) Docker
2 134 (6.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (4.01%) Varnish
4 42 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 42 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 37 (1.88%) vSphere
6 34 (1.73%) Xen
7 33 (1.68%) KVM
8 24 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
9 23 (1.17%) NFS
10 21 (1.07%) iptables
10 21 (1.07%) vCloud
11 20 (1.02%) Squid
12 16 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (0.81%) XenServer
13 14 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 12 (0.61%) Samba
15 11 (0.56%) LXC
16 10 (0.51%) Terminal Services
17 9 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 242 (12.29%) Puppet
2 186 (9.45%) Opscode Chef
3 154 (7.82%) Ansible
4 104 (5.28%) Nagios
5 35 (1.78%) HAProxy
6 33 (1.68%) Terraform
7 30 (1.52%) Salt
8 28 (1.42%) Kubernetes
9 14 (0.71%) Cacti
9 14 (0.71%) ZABBIX
10 13 (0.66%) Graphite
11 12 (0.61%) Grafana
12 11 (0.56%) Icinga
13 10 (0.51%) cPanel
13 10 (0.51%) logstash
13 10 (0.51%) Packer
13 10 (0.51%) WSUS
14 9 (0.46%) CFEngine
14 9 (0.46%) Nmap
14 9 (0.46%) SELinux
Vendors
1 275 (13.97%) Zend
2 169 (8.58%) VMware
3 132 (6.70%) Red Hat
4 131 (6.65%) Oracle
5 111 (5.64%) Microsoft
6 52 (2.64%) Google
7 27 (1.37%) Cisco
8 23 (1.17%) New Relic
9 22 (1.12%) Atlassian
10 21 (1.07%) SaltStack
11 17 (0.86%) Rackspace
12 16 (0.81%) Adobe
13 15 (0.76%) Apple
14 14 (0.71%) Sony
15 13 (0.66%) HP
15 13 (0.66%) NetApp
15 13 (0.66%) SAP
16 12 (0.61%) Citrix
16 12 (0.61%) Splunk
16 12 (0.61%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Caterham, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up To £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits exceptional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 PA
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + negotiable + benefits in ad
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum +pension+health+bonus+gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits days out to top events, flexible h
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago