Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LEMP Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LEMP Stack over the 6 months to 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LEMP Stack (Linux, Nginx, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK > England
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 806 860 925
Rank change year-on-year +54 +65 -77
Permanent jobs citing LEMP Stack 59 198 253
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 57 177 225
Median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £29,400 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £90,000 £72,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -8.16% +15.29%

LEMP Stack is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32,690 51,098 65,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.56% 38.42% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27,113 42,116 55,204
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

LEMP Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing LEMP Stack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for LEMP Stack in England

LEMP Stack
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LEMP Stack in England.

Salary trend for LEMP Stack in England

LEMP Stack
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing LEMP Stack in England over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for LEMP Stack in England

LEMP Stack
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LEMP Stack within the England region over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. 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 +72 23 £52,500 -4.55%
South West +54 16 £40,000 +14.29% 2
North of England +119 9 £45,000 +9.76%
South East +113 8 £40,000 +6.67% 3
North West +79 8 £45,000 +5.88%
East of England +66 2 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire +101 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Midlands +81 1 £27,500 -42.11% 1
East Midlands +60 1 £27,500 -26.67%
LEMP Stack
UK

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, IT jobs citing LEMP Stack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for LEMP Stack.

1 53 (89.83%) PHP
2 52 (88.14%) MySQL
2 52 (88.14%) Linux
3 44 (74.58%) LAMP
4 42 (71.19%) nginx
5 39 (66.10%) JavaScript
6 38 (64.41%) HTML
6 38 (64.41%) CSS
7 34 (57.63%) Git (software)
8 33 (55.93%) Laravel
9 30 (50.85%) Apache
10 22 (37.29%) Symfony
11 21 (35.59%) jQuery
11 21 (35.59%) Python
12 19 (32.20%) SQL
12 19 (32.20%) MVC
13 17 (28.81%) OOP
14 14 (23.73%) Docker
15 13 (22.03%) Microservices
15 13 (22.03%) REST
15 13 (22.03%) AWS
15 13 (22.03%) TDD
16 12 (20.34%) JSON
16 12 (20.34%) WordPress
16 12 (20.34%) Redis
16 12 (20.34%) HTML5
16 12 (20.34%) Sass
17 11 (18.64%) SaaS
17 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
17 11 (18.64%) OO

LEMP Stack
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 42 (71.19%) nginx
2 30 (50.85%) Apache
3 12 (20.34%) WordPress
4 10 (16.95%) Drupal
5 4 (6.78%) SilverStripe
6 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.39%) CMS
7 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.69%) Confluence
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.69%) Traefik
8 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Magento
2 2 (3.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.03%) AWS
2 11 (18.64%) SaaS
3 9 (15.25%) GitHub
4 8 (13.56%) GCP
5 3 (5.08%) Azure
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.69%) AWS IoT
7 1 (1.69%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.69%) G Suite
7 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) DNS
1 9 (15.25%) HTTP
2 3 (5.08%) SSL
2 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.69%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.69%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.69%) DHCP
4 1 (1.69%) Network Security
4 1 (1.69%) SSH
4 1 (1.69%) VLAN
4 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (88.14%) MySQL
2 12 (20.34%) Redis
3 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
4 9 (15.25%) MariaDB
5 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (5.08%) Big Data
8 2 (3.39%) BigQuery
8 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.69%) Event Store
9 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (57.63%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.64%) gulp
3 8 (13.56%) git-flow
3 8 (13.56%) webpack
4 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.17%) Vagrant
6 5 (8.47%) Grunt
7 4 (6.78%) PHPUnit
7 4 (6.78%) Selenium
8 3 (5.08%) JIRA
9 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.69%) Ant
10 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.69%) Maven
10 1 (1.69%) Subversion
10 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 7 (11.86%) Games
2 6 (10.17%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (74.58%) Developer
2 31 (52.54%) PHP Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Drupal Developer
6 6 (10.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Magento Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.39%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (74.58%) LAMP
2 38 (64.41%) CSS
2 38 (64.41%) HTML
3 33 (55.93%) Laravel
4 22 (37.29%) Symfony
5 21 (35.59%) jQuery
6 13 (22.03%) REST
7 12 (20.34%) HTML5
7 12 (20.34%) JSON
7 12 (20.34%) Sass
8 10 (16.95%) CSS3
8 10 (16.95%) Node.js
8 10 (16.95%) XML
9 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
9 9 (15.25%) SOAP
10 8 (13.56%) Ajax
10 8 (13.56%) Apache Cordova
11 7 (11.86%) RESTful
11 7 (11.86%) Web Services
12 6 (10.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (16.95%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (13.56%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) User Experience
5 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.39%) Animation
6 2 (3.39%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.69%) Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.69%) NHS
7 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) CentOS
2 10 (16.95%) Ubuntu
3 9 (15.25%) Android
3 9 (15.25%) Apple iOS
4 6 (10.17%) Windows
5 4 (6.78%) Mac OS X
6 3 (5.08%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (5.08%) Debian
7 2 (3.39%) Unix
8 1 (1.69%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.69%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) MVC
2 17 (28.81%) OOP
3 13 (22.03%) Microservices
3 13 (22.03%) TDD
4 11 (18.64%) OO
5 9 (15.25%) DevOps
5 9 (15.25%) Web Development
6 8 (13.56%) Android Development
6 8 (13.56%) iOS Development
6 8 (13.56%) Mobile Development
6 8 (13.56%) OOD
7 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.86%) Front End Development
7 7 (11.86%) OO PHP
8 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
8 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.17%) Machine Learning
8 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) PHP
2 39 (66.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.59%) Python
4 19 (32.20%) SQL
5 10 (16.95%) PHP 7
6 9 (15.25%) Ruby
7 8 (13.56%) Bash Shell
7 8 (13.56%) C
8 7 (11.86%) Java
9 6 (10.17%) C#
10 5 (8.47%) Perl
11 3 (5.08%) Go
11 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.39%) PHP 5
13 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.08%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Docker
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) iptables
3 1 (1.69%) KVM
3 1 (1.69%) NFS
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Ansible
1 3 (5.08%) HAProxy
2 2 (3.39%) Nagios
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Cacti
3 1 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Kibana
3 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.69%) logstash
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Google
2 6 (10.17%) Zend
3 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.39%) Percona
6 1 (1.69%) Apple
6 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) F5
6 1 (1.69%) hybris
6 1 (1.69%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft