Period
to

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 6 months to 27 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England > London
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 644 494 491
Rank change year-on-year -150 -3 -87
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 248 113 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.72% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 116 93 103
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,400 £42,350
25th Percentile £39,106 £41,368 £46,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - -9.09% +3.29%
75th Percentile £78,125 £65,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £77,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33,475 15,653 15,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 46.66% 44.70% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12,829 11,118 12,757
10th Percentile £48,200 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,400 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.71% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in London

LAMP
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAMP in London.

Salary trend for LAMP in London

LAMP
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAMP in London over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

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 6 months to 27 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -17 28 £40,500 +26.56% 7
West London -40 26 - - 3
South London - 4 £80,000 -
North London -34 2 £67,500 +35.00%
LAMP
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 201 (81.05%) MySQL
2 199 (80.24%) PHP
3 152 (61.29%) Linux
4 131 (52.82%) JavaScript
5 130 (52.42%) Apache
6 113 (45.56%) Social Skills
7 108 (43.55%) Git (software)
8 105 (42.34%) CSS
9 96 (38.71%) Laravel
10 87 (35.08%) DevOps
11 86 (34.68%) AWS
11 86 (34.68%) Agile
12 83 (33.47%) HTML
13 82 (33.06%) React
14 77 (31.05%) Python
15 75 (30.24%) Symfony
16 71 (28.63%) Full Stack Development
17 70 (28.23%) Docker
18 69 (27.82%) Finance
19 62 (25.00%) TypeScript
20 58 (23.39%) TDD
21 55 (22.18%) Fintech
22 54 (21.77%) Games
23 53 (21.37%) OO
24 51 (20.56%) Self-Motivation
24 51 (20.56%) Azure
24 51 (20.56%) Node.js
25 50 (20.16%) CI/CD
26 47 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
26 47 (18.95%) GitHub

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
1 130 (52.42%) Apache
2 32 (12.90%) CMS
3 30 (12.10%) WordPress
4 21 (8.47%) Confluence
5 13 (5.24%) Apache Spark
6 9 (3.63%) Drupal
6 9 (3.63%) nginx
7 8 (3.23%) IIS
8 6 (2.42%) Moodle
9 5 (2.02%) MediaWiki
9 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.61%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.21%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (2.82%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 86 (34.68%) AWS
2 51 (20.56%) Azure
3 47 (18.95%) GitHub
4 45 (18.15%) Amazon EC2
4 45 (18.15%) SaaS
5 44 (17.74%) AWS Lambda
5 44 (17.74%) Serverless
6 33 (13.31%) Amazon SQS
7 32 (12.90%) npm
8 23 (9.27%) GCP
9 18 (7.26%) GitHub Actions
10 16 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 16 (6.45%) Amazon Kinesis
11 15 (6.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 12 (4.84%) Amazon S3
13 11 (4.44%) AWS CodePipeline
14 8 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
15 7 (2.82%) Route 53
16 6 (2.42%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.48%) Firewall
2 16 (6.45%) DNS
3 8 (3.23%) Internet
3 8 (3.23%) SSL
3 8 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.23%) WAN
4 7 (2.82%) FTP
4 7 (2.82%) HTTP
4 7 (2.82%) Intranet
4 7 (2.82%) SMTP
5 6 (2.42%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.61%) DHCP
6 4 (1.61%) LAN
6 4 (1.61%) NAS
6 4 (1.61%) SAN
7 3 (1.21%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.81%) SSH
8 2 (0.81%) VLAN
8 2 (0.81%) VoIP
8 2 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (81.05%) MySQL
2 35 (14.11%) Redis
3 34 (13.71%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (10.48%) Relational Database
5 19 (7.66%) Amazon Aurora
6 17 (6.85%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.03%) Big Data
7 10 (4.03%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.63%) Apache Accumulo
8 9 (3.63%) MongoDB
9 8 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (2.82%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.40%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 108 (43.55%) Git (software)
2 45 (18.15%) JIRA
3 25 (10.08%) Bitbucket
3 25 (10.08%) Grunt
3 25 (10.08%) gulp
4 20 (8.06%) PHPUnit
5 19 (7.66%) Balsamiq
6 18 (7.26%) CircleCI
7 13 (5.24%) GitLab
7 13 (5.24%) Jenkins
8 12 (4.84%) Artifactory
9 11 (4.44%) webpack
10 8 (3.23%) Vagrant
11 6 (2.42%) Burp Suite
11 6 (2.42%) Metasploit
11 6 (2.42%) sqlmap
12 5 (2.02%) Subversion
13 4 (1.61%) Sourcetree
13 4 (1.61%) Travis CI
14 2 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 113 (45.56%) Social Skills
2 69 (27.82%) Finance
3 54 (21.77%) Games
4 34 (13.71%) Marketing
5 25 (10.08%) Advertising
6 17 (6.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 16 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (4.84%) Law
9 10 (4.03%) Aviation
10 9 (3.63%) Legal
11 7 (2.82%) Publishing
11 7 (2.82%) Retail
12 4 (1.61%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.40%) Banking
13 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 114 (45.97%) Developer
2 82 (33.06%) PHP Developer
3 38 (15.32%) Software Engineer
4 23 (9.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 22 (8.87%) Lead Developer
6 20 (8.06%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 19 (7.66%) PHP Developer - Fintech
8 18 (7.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 14 (5.65%) Architect
9 14 (5.65%) PHP WordPress Developer
9 14 (5.65%) Principal Architect
9 14 (5.65%) Principal Engineer
9 14 (5.65%) Principal Software Engineer
9 14 (5.65%) SaaS Architect
9 14 (5.65%) SaaS Software Engineer
9 14 (5.65%) Software Architect
9 14 (5.65%) WordPress Developer
10 12 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (3.63%) Senior PHP Developer
11 9 (3.63%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (42.34%) CSS
2 96 (38.71%) Laravel
3 83 (33.47%) HTML
4 82 (33.06%) React
5 75 (30.24%) Symfony
6 51 (20.56%) Node.js
7 46 (18.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 44 (17.74%) jQuery
9 42 (16.94%) Sass
10 40 (16.13%) AngularJS
11 34 (13.71%) React Native
12 32 (12.90%) Twig
13 31 (12.50%) HTML5
13 31 (12.50%) Vue.js
14 27 (10.89%) LAPP Stack
15 26 (10.48%) CSS3
16 25 (10.08%) RESTful
17 21 (8.47%) .NET
18 19 (7.66%) Jest
18 19 (7.66%) Nuxt
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.56%) Self-Motivation
2 35 (14.11%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (10.48%) Legacy Code
4 22 (8.87%) Public Cloud
5 15 (6.05%) User Experience
6 11 (4.44%) Virtual Team
7 9 (3.63%) Digital Media
7 9 (3.63%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (2.82%) BBC
8 7 (2.82%) Cloud Native
8 7 (2.82%) Contract for Difference
8 7 (2.82%) e-Learning
8 7 (2.82%) Private Cloud
8 7 (2.82%) Spread Betting
9 6 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Cloud
11 4 (1.61%) Replication
11 4 (1.61%) Smartphone
12 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.21%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 152 (61.29%) Linux
2 37 (14.92%) Ubuntu
3 32 (12.90%) Windows
4 24 (9.68%) Unix
5 19 (7.66%) Android
5 19 (7.66%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.42%) Amazon Linux
8 5 (2.02%) CentOS
9 4 (1.61%) Alpine Linux
9 4 (1.61%) Debian
9 4 (1.61%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (35.08%) DevOps
2 86 (34.68%) Agile
3 71 (28.63%) Full Stack Development
4 58 (23.39%) TDD
5 55 (22.18%) Fintech
6 53 (21.37%) OO
7 50 (20.16%) CI/CD
8 47 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (18.55%) Software Engineering
10 39 (15.73%) Open Source
11 36 (14.52%) Project Management
12 35 (14.11%) Data Privacy
13 32 (12.90%) BDD
14 31 (12.50%) Computer Science
14 31 (12.50%) SEO
15 29 (11.69%) Test Automation
16 25 (10.08%) SDLC
17 23 (9.27%) Analytics
17 23 (9.27%) Refactoring
18 22 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 199 (80.24%) PHP
2 131 (52.82%) JavaScript
3 77 (31.05%) Python
4 62 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 42 (16.94%) SQL
6 28 (11.29%) Java
7 25 (10.08%) Bash
8 20 (8.06%) Shell Script
9 17 (6.85%) Perl
10 16 (6.45%) PowerShell
11 12 (4.84%) C#
12 11 (4.44%) Ruby
13 10 (4.03%) C++
14 9 (3.63%) R
15 7 (2.82%) ES6
16 5 (2.02%) AWK
17 3 (1.21%) Go
18 1 (0.40%) C
18 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.27%) Degree
3 20 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.02%) RHCE
5 3 (1.21%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (0.81%) LPIC
6 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.81%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.40%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.40%) CISSP
7 1 (0.40%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) GIAC
7 1 (0.40%) MCP
7 1 (0.40%) MCSE
7 1 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.40%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.48%) QA
2 10 (4.03%) Accessibility
3 4 (1.61%) GDPR
4 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (28.23%) Docker
2 7 (2.82%) Varnish
2 7 (2.82%) VirtualBox
3 6 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.81%) Dovecot
4 2 (0.81%) LXC
4 2 (0.81%) NFS
4 2 (0.81%) OpenSSH
4 2 (0.81%) Postfix
4 2 (0.81%) Squid
5 1 (0.40%) DRBD
5 1 (0.40%) KVM
5 1 (0.40%) oVirt
5 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (17.34%) Terraform
2 28 (11.29%) Ansible
3 27 (10.89%) Kubernetes
4 19 (7.66%) Puppet
5 17 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (3.23%) Nagios
7 4 (1.61%) Check_MK
7 4 (1.61%) Grafana
7 4 (1.61%) Packer
7 4 (1.61%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.21%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (18.55%) Google
2 43 (17.34%) Zend
3 16 (6.45%) Atlassian
4 12 (4.84%) LexisNexis
5 9 (3.63%) Checkmarx
6 8 (3.23%) Citrix
7 6 (2.42%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.42%) Splunk
7 6 (2.42%) VMware
8 5 (2.02%) Cisco
8 5 (2.02%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.61%) Apple
9 4 (1.61%) Facebook
9 4 (1.61%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.61%) Percona
9 4 (1.61%) Perforce
9 4 (1.61%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.21%) Meraki
10 3 (1.21%) Mitel
10 3 (1.21%) Veeam