The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South East / Kent
Rank 72 74 86
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 11 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.37% 2.74% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 6.50% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 11
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £69,000
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 Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 337 477 451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 41.97% 42.21% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 277 414 414
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

LAMP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Kent

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Kent over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Kent

LAMP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Tunbridge Wells +18 6 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Maidstone - 2 £35,000 -
LAMP
South East

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 10 (76.92%) PHP
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Ubuntu
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
2 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 9 (69.23%) MariaDB
2 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 9 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) JMeter
4 7 (53.85%) OOP
4 7 (53.85%) Apache
4 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
4 7 (53.85%) Xen
4 7 (53.85%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (53.85%) New Relic
4 7 (53.85%) Vagrant
4 7 (53.85%) Mac OS
4 7 (53.85%) OpenStack
4 7 (53.85%) DevOps
4 7 (53.85%) Terraform
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) MySQL

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (53.85%) OpenStack
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Firebase
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MariaDB
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) CouchDB
3 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Git (software)
1 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 7 (53.85%) JMeter
2 7 (53.85%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) LAMP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) Django
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) Laravel
1 2 (15.38%) Symfony
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) CentOS
2 9 (69.23%) Ubuntu
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
1 7 (53.85%) OOP
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Email Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) UX Design
3 2 (15.38%) Web Design
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) PHP
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Xen
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (53.85%) Terraform
3 4 (30.77%) Packer
4 2 (15.38%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (7.69%) Ansible
5 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) New Relic
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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