Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 47 60
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 21 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 4.93% 2.26% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.50% 4.76% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 6
Exeter median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,300 £25,625
90th Percentile £51,250 £75,000 £38,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +16.67%

LAMP 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 Exeter with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Exeter
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 221 147 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 51.88% 47.42% 43.02%
Number of salaries quoted 202 126 171
Exeter median annual salary £43,750 £43,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.53% +2.86%
10th Percentile £32,625 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £48,750
Devon median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Exeter

LAMP
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT jobs citing LAMP 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 Exeter region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 21 (100.00%) PHP
1 21 (100.00%) MySQL
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Apache
2 20 (95.24%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (90.48%) MVC
4 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (66.67%) HTML
4 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
5 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (61.90%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (61.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (61.90%) C#
5 13 (61.90%) B2B
5 13 (61.90%) B2C
5 13 (61.90%) Information Security
5 13 (61.90%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (61.90%) jQuery
6 8 (38.10%) Python
7 7 (33.33%) C
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) Web Development
7 7 (33.33%) IT Strategy
7 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (33.33%) Spring
8 6 (28.57%) Docker
8 6 (28.57%) Microservices

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 20 (95.24%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) LAMP Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior LAMP Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Backend Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 7 (33.33%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) Django
4 1 (4.76%) Laravel
4 1 (4.76%) Phalcon
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (90.48%) MVC
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) B2B
3 13 (61.90%) B2C
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (61.90%) Information Security
3 13 (61.90%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (61.90%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
4 7 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (33.33%) Web Development
5 6 (28.57%) Microservices
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) Python
5 7 (33.33%) C
5 7 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Red Hat