Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 228 215
Rank change year-on-year -55 -13 -39
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2013 2828 3244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.21% 1.48% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.97% 3.81% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 2663 2799
England median annual salary £42,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK 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 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 67818 74255 79697
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.61% 38.98% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 57176 65071 68495
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 24 July 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 6 months to 24 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
London -65 722 £53,500 +1.90% 48
North of England +29 413 £40,000 +14.29% 23
South East -109 310 £42,500 +4.94% 41
Midlands +47 289 £32,500 - 18
North West +47 224 £40,000 +14.29% 11
Yorkshire +9 184 £40,000 +14.29% 12
West Midlands +13 171 £35,000 +11.11% 9
South West -5 165 £36,000 -4.00% 13
East Midlands +50 118 £32,500 -13.33% 9
East of England -11 111 £35,000 -12.50% 7
North East +9 5 £38,000 +32.17%
LAMP
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1625 (80.73%) PHP
2 1546 (76.80%) MySQL
3 1249 (62.05%) Linux
4 1103 (54.79%) JavaScript
5 1056 (52.46%) HTML
6 1018 (50.57%) CSS
7 900 (44.71%) Apache
8 714 (35.47%) Git (software)
9 584 (29.01%) jQuery
10 569 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
11 546 (27.12%) Web Development
12 514 (25.53%) MVC
13 409 (20.32%) HTML5
14 393 (19.52%) DevOps
15 380 (18.88%) Laravel
16 361 (17.93%) OOP
17 353 (17.54%) Python
18 344 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
19 335 (16.64%) OO
20 329 (16.34%) Bash Shell
21 318 (15.80%) Symfony
22 317 (15.75%) AngularJS
23 308 (15.30%) Puppet
24 304 (15.10%) Zend
25 297 (14.75%) E-Commerce
26 291 (14.46%) LEMP Stack
27 289 (14.36%) SQL
28 254 (12.62%) Jenkins
29 252 (12.52%) Web Services
30 250 (12.42%) Docker

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
1 900 (44.71%) Apache
2 247 (12.27%) nginx
3 187 (9.29%) Drupal
4 180 (8.94%) WordPress
5 177 (8.79%) CMS
6 130 (6.46%) Tomcat
7 120 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
8 90 (4.47%) IIS
9 85 (4.22%) OpenStack
10 36 (1.79%) JBoss
11 30 (1.49%) WebSphere
12 24 (1.19%) Apache Solr
13 23 (1.14%) MS Exchange
14 21 (1.04%) WebLogic
15 20 (0.99%) Jetty
16 19 (0.94%) Apache Spark
16 19 (0.94%) CloudStack
17 17 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
18 14 (0.70%) Confluence
18 14 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 13 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.15%) HipChat
6 2 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.050%) GIMP
7 1 (0.050%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 119 (5.91%) Magento
2 21 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.35%) Shopify
6 4 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.15%) Exchequer
8 2 (0.099%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.099%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.050%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.050%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 344 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (5.37%) SaaS
3 103 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 87 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
5 80 (3.97%) Amazon S3
6 72 (3.58%) GitHub
7 42 (2.09%) AWS CloudFormation
8 40 (1.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 39 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
10 35 (1.74%) IaaS
10 35 (1.74%) PaaS
11 20 (0.99%) Office 365
12 19 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 16 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
13 16 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
13 16 (0.79%) Google Analytics
14 14 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 14 (0.70%) Route 53
15 7 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
16 6 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 133 (6.61%) DNS
2 129 (6.41%) Firewall
3 118 (5.86%) TCP/IP
4 80 (3.97%) Internet
5 64 (3.18%) HTTP
6 63 (3.13%) SSH
7 57 (2.83%) VPN
8 47 (2.33%) SAN
9 42 (2.09%) LAN
9 42 (2.09%) WAN
10 41 (2.04%) DHCP
11 36 (1.79%) VoIP
12 27 (1.34%) iSCSI
12 27 (1.34%) SSL
12 27 (1.34%) VLAN
13 26 (1.29%) SMTP
14 25 (1.24%) SNMP
15 21 (1.04%) LDAP
16 20 (0.99%) FTP
17 17 (0.84%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1546 (76.80%) MySQL
2 172 (8.54%) MongoDB
3 145 (7.20%) SQL Server
4 118 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
5 116 (5.76%) NoSQL
6 80 (3.97%) Relational Database
7 79 (3.92%) Redis
8 75 (3.73%) MariaDB
9 74 (3.68%) Amazon RDS
10 44 (2.19%) Hadoop
11 35 (1.74%) Big Data
12 29 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
13 18 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.70%) Couchbase
14 14 (0.70%) InfluxDB
15 12 (0.60%) HBase
16 11 (0.55%) Data Mining
16 11 (0.55%) MemSQL
17 10 (0.50%) SQLite
18 8 (0.40%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 714 (35.47%) Git (software)
2 254 (12.62%) Jenkins
3 181 (8.99%) Subversion
4 104 (5.17%) gulp
5 100 (4.97%) JIRA
6 97 (4.82%) PHPUnit
7 64 (3.18%) Vagrant
8 62 (3.08%) Grunt
9 45 (2.24%) Selenium
10 39 (1.94%) webpack
11 37 (1.84%) GitLab
11 37 (1.84%) PhantomJS
12 35 (1.74%) TeamCity
13 28 (1.39%) Maven
14 26 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 22 (1.09%) Bower
15 22 (1.09%) JMeter
16 20 (0.99%) Travis CI
17 19 (0.94%) JUnit
18 18 (0.89%) Cucumber
General
1 210 (10.43%) Marketing
2 179 (8.89%) Finance
3 67 (3.33%) Games
4 55 (2.73%) Retail
5 53 (2.63%) Advertising
6 50 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 46 (2.29%) Banking
8 26 (1.29%) Back Office
9 24 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.09%) Legal
11 17 (0.84%) Electronics
12 15 (0.75%) Automotive
13 12 (0.60%) Publishing
14 10 (0.50%) Law
15 7 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.30%) Investment Banking
16 6 (0.30%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.20%) Financial Institution
18 3 (0.15%) French Language
19 2 (0.099%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1385 (68.80%) Developer
2 996 (49.48%) PHP Developer
3 278 (13.81%) Senior Developer
4 277 (13.76%) Web Developer
5 220 (10.93%) LAMP Developer
6 202 (10.03%) Senior PHP Developer
7 192 (9.54%) JavaScript Developer
8 186 (9.24%) PHP Web Developer
9 171 (8.49%) Administrator
10 166 (8.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 164 (8.15%) Systems Administrator
12 149 (7.40%) DevOps Engineer
13 140 (6.95%) Linux Administrator
14 137 (6.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 137 (6.81%) MySQL Developer
15 125 (6.21%) HTML Developer
15 125 (6.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 113 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
17 111 (5.51%) HTML CSS Developer
18 110 (5.46%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1056 (52.46%) HTML
2 1018 (50.57%) CSS
3 584 (29.01%) jQuery
4 409 (20.32%) HTML5
5 380 (18.88%) Laravel
6 318 (15.80%) Symfony
7 317 (15.75%) AngularJS
8 291 (14.46%) LEMP Stack
9 252 (12.52%) Web Services
10 222 (11.03%) CSS3
11 184 (9.14%) XML
12 180 (8.94%) Ajax
13 176 (8.74%) Node.js
14 159 (7.90%) RESTful
14 159 (7.90%) SOAP
15 156 (7.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 155 (7.70%) REST
17 146 (7.25%) React
18 137 (6.81%) Sass
19 125 (6.21%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 139 (6.91%) Computer Science
2 137 (6.81%) User Experience
3 118 (5.86%) Mobile App
4 115 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
5 102 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
6 73 (3.63%) iPad
7 61 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
8 57 (2.83%) Fintech
9 54 (2.68%) Data Centre
10 33 (1.64%) Replication
11 28 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (1.04%) Management Information System
13 19 (0.94%) Clustering
13 19 (0.94%) Private Cloud
13 19 (0.94%) Public Cloud
14 17 (0.84%) Digital Media
15 16 (0.79%) Online Games
16 15 (0.75%) BBC
17 14 (0.70%) Hedge funds
18 12 (0.60%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1249 (62.05%) Linux
2 244 (12.12%) Windows
3 197 (9.79%) CentOS
4 141 (7.00%) Ubuntu
5 131 (6.51%) Unix
6 100 (4.97%) Debian
7 99 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 77 (3.83%) Apple iOS
9 76 (3.78%) Android
10 71 (3.53%) Windows Server
11 30 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 22 (1.09%) Mac OS X
14 21 (1.04%) Fedora
15 9 (0.45%) VMS
16 7 (0.35%) Mac OS
17 6 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.20%) FreeBSD
18 4 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
19 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (27.12%) Web Development
3 514 (25.53%) MVC
4 393 (19.52%) DevOps
5 361 (17.93%) OOP
6 335 (16.64%) OO
7 297 (14.75%) E-Commerce
8 230 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 202 (10.03%) Open Source
10 191 (9.49%) TDD
11 178 (8.84%) Continuous Integration
12 171 (8.49%) Scrum
13 150 (7.45%) Front End Development
14 149 (7.40%) Unit Testing
15 131 (6.51%) OO PHP
16 130 (6.46%) Configuration Management
17 126 (6.26%) Mentoring
18 96 (4.77%) Microservices
19 80 (3.97%) SDLC
19 80 (3.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1625 (80.73%) PHP
2 1103 (54.79%) JavaScript
3 353 (17.54%) Python
4 329 (16.34%) Bash Shell
5 289 (14.36%) SQL
6 240 (11.92%) Perl
7 231 (11.48%) Java
8 176 (8.74%) Ruby
9 87 (4.32%) PHP 7
10 78 (3.87%) PHP 5
11 69 (3.43%) Shell Script
12 58 (2.88%) C#
13 50 (2.48%) PowerShell
14 37 (1.84%) XPath
15 34 (1.69%) C++
16 31 (1.54%) ES6
17 29 (1.44%) C
18 17 (0.84%) AWK
18 17 (0.84%) sed
19 11 (0.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 156 (7.75%) Degree
2 79 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.45%) CCNA
5 9 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (0.40%) RHCE
7 7 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
7 7 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.30%) RHCA
9 5 (0.25%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.25%) RHCSA
10 4 (0.20%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.15%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.15%) ISEB
11 3 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.15%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.099%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (4.32%) QA
2 35 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (1.44%) PCI DSS
4 21 (1.04%) SLA
5 19 (0.94%) GCP
6 10 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.40%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.40%) GDPR
9 4 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 4 (0.20%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.15%) DICOM
10 3 (0.15%) HL7
11 2 (0.099%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.099%) SSAE 16
11 2 (0.099%) WCAG
12 1 (0.050%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.050%) Section 508
System Software
1 250 (12.42%) Docker
2 117 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (2.88%) Varnish
4 49 (2.43%) Active Directory
5 42 (2.09%) Xen
6 37 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
7 34 (1.69%) Hyper-V
8 32 (1.59%) KVM
8 32 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (1.19%) NFS
10 23 (1.14%) vSphere
10 23 (1.14%) XenServer
11 22 (1.09%) Samba
12 19 (0.94%) VirtualBox
13 17 (0.84%) iptables
14 16 (0.79%) Postfix
15 11 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 10 (0.50%) Snort
16 10 (0.50%) Squid
16 10 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 308 (15.30%) Puppet
2 221 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
3 181 (8.99%) Ansible
4 105 (5.22%) Nagios
5 41 (2.04%) Kubernetes
6 40 (1.99%) HAProxy
7 39 (1.94%) Terraform
8 36 (1.79%) Salt
9 28 (1.39%) Graphite
10 25 (1.24%) Cacti
10 25 (1.24%) logstash
11 21 (1.04%) Icinga
11 21 (1.04%) ZABBIX
12 20 (0.99%) cPanel
13 19 (0.94%) Grafana
13 19 (0.94%) SELinux
14 13 (0.65%) CFEngine
14 13 (0.65%) Cobbler
14 13 (0.65%) Packer
15 11 (0.55%) Munin
Vendors
1 304 (15.10%) Zend
2 154 (7.65%) VMware
3 146 (7.25%) Red Hat
4 91 (4.52%) Oracle
5 90 (4.47%) Microsoft
6 73 (3.63%) Google
7 31 (1.54%) Cisco
8 27 (1.34%) SaltStack
9 25 (1.24%) Citrix
10 24 (1.19%) Rackspace
11 20 (0.99%) Sencha
12 19 (0.94%) IBM
12 19 (0.94%) New Relic
13 14 (0.70%) HP
14 13 (0.65%) Apple
14 13 (0.65%) Facebook
14 13 (0.65%) NetApp
15 12 (0.60%) Dell
16 10 (0.50%) Adobe
16 10 (0.50%) Symantec
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £38,000 + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Martin & Conley
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits 2 days remote working, 28 days hol
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits, Training and 2
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum including excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Work from home
Posted: 3 days ago