The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 244 268
Rank change year-on-year -58 +24  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 322 566 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.95% 1.34% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 3.36% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 281 520 404
Median salary £50,000 £50,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.47% +1.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13536 16829 15871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.13% 39.91% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11660 14695 13462
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +0.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

LAMP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LAMP in London

LAMP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in London

LAMP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
City of London +3 48 £50,000 - 15
Chiswick - 2 £70,000 -
Surbiton +12 1 - - 1
West End of London +5 1 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Wembley - 1 £62,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £55,000 - 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 425 (70.13%) MySQL
2 421 (69.47%) Linux
3 414 (68.32%) PHP
4 307 (50.66%) Apache
5 234 (38.61%) HTML
6 221 (36.47%) CSS
7 212 (34.98%) JavaScript
8 196 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
9 192 (31.68%) Python
10 183 (30.20%) DevOps
11 167 (27.56%) Git (software)
12 159 (26.24%) Amazon AWS
13 144 (23.76%) Bash Shell
14 135 (22.28%) Puppet
15 130 (21.45%) SQL
16 128 (21.12%) Jenkins
17 122 (20.13%) Java
18 121 (19.97%) MVC
19 113 (18.65%) E-Commerce
19 113 (18.65%) jQuery
20 110 (18.15%) Perl
21 109 (17.99%) Symfony
22 101 (16.67%) Software Engineering
22 101 (16.67%) Ansible
23 100 (16.50%) Web Services
24 99 (16.34%) Computer Science
25 98 (16.17%) Open Source
26 88 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
27 87 (14.36%) Web Development
28 85 (14.03%) Zend

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 307 (50.66%) Apache
2 74 (12.21%) Elasticsearch
3 63 (10.40%) Tomcat
4 59 (9.74%) nginx
5 55 (9.08%) IIS
6 50 (8.25%) Drupal
7 39 (6.44%) OpenStack
8 30 (4.95%) Apache Spark
9 28 (4.62%) Apache Solr
9 28 (4.62%) WordPress
10 22 (3.63%) Confluence
11 19 (3.14%) WebSphere
12 18 (2.97%) WebLogic
13 15 (2.48%) JBoss
14 11 (1.82%) CMS
14 11 (1.82%) MS Exchange
15 10 (1.65%) Jetty
16 9 (1.49%) Moodle
17 7 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
18 6 (0.99%) CloudStack
Applications
1 15 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (3.30%) Magento
2 15 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 159 (26.24%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (6.11%) SaaS
4 31 (5.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (2.97%) IaaS
6 16 (2.64%) PaaS
7 15 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.98%) GitHub
9 9 (1.49%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.99%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.83%) Office 365
12 5 (0.83%) Route 53
13 4 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.66%) Heroku
13 4 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 70 (11.55%) TCP/IP
2 56 (9.24%) Firewall
3 43 (7.10%) DNS
4 35 (5.78%) Internet
5 29 (4.79%) HTTP
6 24 (3.96%) VoIP
7 19 (3.14%) DHCP
7 19 (3.14%) VPN
8 17 (2.81%) LAN
8 17 (2.81%) LDAP
8 17 (2.81%) WAN
9 13 (2.15%) SSH
10 11 (1.82%) Extranet
10 11 (1.82%) Intranet
10 11 (1.82%) SAN
11 8 (1.32%) FTP
11 8 (1.32%) HTTPS
11 8 (1.32%) SMTP
12 7 (1.16%) SMPP
12 7 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 425 (70.13%) MySQL
2 82 (13.53%) MongoDB
3 65 (10.73%) Redis
4 52 (8.58%) SQL Server
5 51 (8.42%) NoSQL
6 42 (6.93%) Relational Database
7 35 (5.78%) Hadoop
8 34 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (5.12%) Big Data
10 25 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (2.97%) Neo4j
13 17 (2.81%) Amazon RDS
14 14 (2.31%) GIS
15 13 (2.15%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.82%) MariaDB
17 9 (1.49%) HBase
17 9 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (1.32%) Hazelcast
19 6 (0.99%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 167 (27.56%) Git (software)
2 128 (21.12%) Jenkins
3 69 (11.39%) Subversion
4 51 (8.42%) JIRA
5 26 (4.29%) PHPUnit
6 23 (3.80%) Travis CI
7 21 (3.47%) Grunt
8 20 (3.30%) Maven
9 19 (3.14%) JUnit
10 17 (2.81%) Selenium
11 15 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (2.15%) TeamCity
13 12 (1.98%) JIRA Agile
14 11 (1.82%) Ant
15 10 (1.65%) Artifactory
15 10 (1.65%) Hudson
15 10 (1.65%) Vagrant
16 8 (1.32%) Automake
16 8 (1.32%) CMake
16 8 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 81 (13.37%) Finance
2 50 (8.25%) Marketing
3 26 (4.29%) Retail
4 24 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.81%) Games
6 16 (2.64%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.98%) Banking
7 12 (1.98%) Publishing
8 7 (1.16%) Advertising
9 6 (0.99%) Electronics
9 6 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.66%) Law
10 4 (0.66%) Legal
10 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.50%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.50%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.33%) Military
13 1 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 265 (43.73%) Developer
2 180 (29.70%) PHP Developer
3 93 (15.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 88 (14.52%) Administrator
5 83 (13.70%) Systems Administrator
6 58 (9.57%) Senior Developer
7 55 (9.08%) Linux Engineer
8 51 (8.42%) Linux Administrator
9 48 (7.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 46 (7.59%) LAMP Developer
11 45 (7.43%) Lead Developer
12 43 (7.10%) Web Developer
13 42 (6.93%) PHP LAMP Developer
14 40 (6.60%) Lead PHP Developer
15 37 (6.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 35 (5.78%) Senior PHP Developer
17 30 (4.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 24 (3.96%) DevOps Administrator
18 24 (3.96%) Software Engineer
18 24 (3.96%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (38.61%) HTML
2 221 (36.47%) CSS
3 113 (18.65%) jQuery
4 109 (17.99%) Symfony
5 100 (16.50%) Web Services
6 79 (13.04%) HTML5
7 68 (11.22%) LEMP Stack
8 58 (9.57%) .NET
8 58 (9.57%) Laravel
9 54 (8.91%) Node.js
10 50 (8.25%) AngularJS
11 45 (7.43%) Ajax
12 43 (7.10%) Memcached
13 41 (6.77%) CSS3
14 38 (6.27%) Sass
15 37 (6.11%) XHTML
15 37 (6.11%) XML
16 32 (5.28%) JSON
16 32 (5.28%) RESTful
17 31 (5.12%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 99 (16.34%) Computer Science
2 34 (5.61%) Fintech
3 33 (5.45%) User Experience
4 30 (4.95%) Linux Command Line
5 27 (4.46%) Data Centre
6 20 (3.30%) Algorithms
7 19 (3.14%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (2.15%) Minimum Viable Product
10 12 (1.98%) Wiki
11 9 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.32%) e-Learning
12 8 (1.32%) Social Media
13 7 (1.16%) iPad
14 6 (0.99%) Online Games
14 6 (0.99%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.83%) Animation
15 5 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
15 5 (0.83%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 421 (69.47%) Linux
2 85 (14.03%) Windows
3 63 (10.40%) Ubuntu
4 62 (10.23%) CentOS
5 61 (10.07%) Unix
6 46 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (6.77%) Windows Server
8 40 (6.60%) Debian
9 14 (2.31%) Apple iOS
10 13 (2.15%) Android
11 10 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.50%) Solaris
12 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.33%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.33%) Fedora
13 2 (0.33%) VMS
13 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.17%) NetWare
14 1 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (30.20%) DevOps
3 121 (19.97%) MVC
4 113 (18.65%) E-Commerce
5 101 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 98 (16.17%) Open Source
7 87 (14.36%) Web Development
8 72 (11.88%) Scrum
9 70 (11.55%) TDD
10 62 (10.23%) OO
11 57 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (7.59%) Analytics
13 44 (7.26%) BDD
13 44 (7.26%) Microservices
14 42 (6.93%) Configuration Management
15 41 (6.77%) Mentoring
16 34 (5.61%) SDLC
17 33 (5.45%) Front End Development
17 33 (5.45%) Load Balancing
18 32 (5.28%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 414 (68.32%) PHP
2 212 (34.98%) JavaScript
3 192 (31.68%) Python
4 144 (23.76%) Bash Shell
5 130 (21.45%) SQL
6 122 (20.13%) Java
7 110 (18.15%) Perl
8 74 (12.21%) Ruby
9 35 (5.78%) Shell Script
10 31 (5.12%) C#
11 28 (4.62%) PowerShell
12 27 (4.46%) R
13 23 (3.80%) PHP 5
14 17 (2.81%) C++
15 13 (2.15%) C
16 12 (1.98%) PHP 7
17 10 (1.65%) Go
17 10 (1.65%) Scala
18 7 (1.16%) Objective-C
19 6 (0.99%) AWK
Qualifications
1 79 (13.04%) Degree
2 7 (1.16%) ISEB
2 7 (1.16%) ISTQB
3 6 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.83%) CCNA
4 5 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (0.83%) PhD
5 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.33%) RHCE
6 1 (0.17%) CCNP
6 1 (0.17%) CEH
6 1 (0.17%) CISA
6 1 (0.17%) CISM
6 1 (0.17%) CISSP
6 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.17%) LPIC
6 1 (0.17%) RHCA
6 1 (0.17%) RHCT
6 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.58%) QA
2 22 (3.63%) PCI DSS
3 21 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.98%) PMO
5 5 (0.83%) SLA
6 3 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.50%) DICOM
6 3 (0.50%) HL7
6 3 (0.50%) MiFID
7 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.33%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.17%) GCP
8 1 (0.17%) GDPR
8 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (13.04%) Docker
2 66 (10.89%) Varnish
3 52 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (3.47%) Hyper-V
5 16 (2.64%) Active Directory
6 15 (2.48%) vSphere
7 14 (2.31%) KVM
8 13 (2.15%) Xen
9 12 (1.98%) LXC
9 12 (1.98%) NFS
9 12 (1.98%) Squid
10 10 (1.65%) Terminal Services
10 10 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (1.49%) vCloud
11 9 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
11 9 (1.49%) XenServer
12 8 (1.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.99%) iptables
13 6 (0.99%) Samba
13 6 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 135 (22.28%) Puppet
2 101 (16.67%) Ansible
3 88 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (9.57%) Nagios
5 24 (3.96%) Salt
6 16 (2.64%) HAProxy
6 16 (2.64%) Terraform
7 9 (1.49%) WSUS
8 8 (1.32%) ZABBIX
9 7 (1.16%) Kubernetes
10 5 (0.83%) Cobbler
10 5 (0.83%) Graphite
10 5 (0.83%) Icinga
10 5 (0.83%) logstash
10 5 (0.83%) Packer
10 5 (0.83%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.66%) Capistrano
11 4 (0.66%) Kibana
11 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (0.66%) SELinux
Vendors
1 85 (14.03%) Zend
2 72 (11.88%) VMware
3 56 (9.24%) Microsoft
4 49 (8.09%) Red Hat
5 40 (6.60%) Oracle
6 17 (2.81%) Atlassian
6 17 (2.81%) Cisco
6 17 (2.81%) SaltStack
7 11 (1.82%) Google
7 11 (1.82%) HP
8 10 (1.65%) Dell
9 9 (1.49%) Apple
9 9 (1.49%) New Relic
9 9 (1.49%) SonicWALL
10 8 (1.32%) Facebook
10 8 (1.32%) Rackspace
11 6 (0.99%) SAP
12 5 (0.83%) BroadSoft
12 5 (0.83%) EnterpriseDB
12 5 (0.83%) Sun
London
Premier IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Flexi Work, Pension, Gym Discount
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Gym + Health Insurance + Fle
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Integrated Financial Arrangements plc
Salary: Competitive basic with discretionary bonus, BUPA, season ticket loan
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
City & Guilds
Salary: From £41,993 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits (Bonus, Pension..)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Webrecruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lebara
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + stock options
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Across Health Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (negotiable based on experience)
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Firefly Studios
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago