Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LEMP Stack (Linux, Nginx, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 662 702 738
Rank change year-on-year +40 +36 -13
Permanent jobs citing LEMP Stack 162 122 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.44% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 151 85 152
London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% -2.70%

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 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 27,999 27,999 33,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.22% 40.07% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23,544 24,439 28,908
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

LEMP Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing LEMP Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for LEMP Stack in London

LEMP Stack
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LEMP Stack in London

LEMP Stack
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LEMP Stack in London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for LEMP Stack in London

LEMP Stack
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LEMP Stack within the London region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Central London -17 31 £55,000 - 4
West London +34 28 £57,500 -8.00% 2
East London +3 7 £50,000 +17.65% 1
South London -7 1 £42,500 -24.78% 1
LEMP Stack
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for LEMP Stack.

1 158 (97.53%) MySQL
2 154 (95.06%) Linux
3 151 (93.21%) nginx
4 121 (74.69%) LAMP
5 117 (72.22%) Python
6 116 (71.60%) Apache
7 115 (70.99%) DevOps
8 94 (58.02%) PHP
9 81 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
10 74 (45.68%) Git (software)
11 73 (45.06%) Puppet
12 67 (41.36%) CentOS
13 66 (40.74%) Bash Shell
14 63 (38.89%) Ansible
15 59 (36.42%) Jenkins
16 57 (35.19%) Ubuntu
17 55 (33.95%) Configuration Management
18 52 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
19 51 (31.48%) Java
20 50 (30.86%) Docker
21 47 (29.01%) Windows
22 43 (26.54%) Perl
22 43 (26.54%) HAProxy
23 41 (25.31%) Nagios
24 38 (23.46%) E-Commerce
25 37 (22.84%) Tomcat
26 36 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
27 35 (21.60%) VMware
28 32 (19.75%) MariaDB
29 31 (19.14%) VMware Infrastructure

LEMP Stack
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
1 151 (93.21%) nginx
2 116 (71.60%) Apache
3 37 (22.84%) Tomcat
4 28 (17.28%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (15.43%) OpenStack
6 14 (8.64%) Confluence
7 12 (7.41%) uWSGI
8 10 (6.17%) Apache Solr
8 10 (6.17%) Cloud Foundry
8 10 (6.17%) CloudStack
8 10 (6.17%) IIS
9 7 (4.32%) WebSphere
10 5 (3.09%) Jetty
11 4 (2.47%) JBoss
12 3 (1.85%) WebLogic
13 2 (1.23%) Apache Spark
13 2 (1.23%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.62%) CMS
Business Applications
1 10 (6.17%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (4.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 81 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (16.05%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (15.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (12.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (10.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (8.02%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (6.79%) Amazon S3
8 8 (4.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 7 (4.32%) IaaS
9 7 (4.32%) PaaS
10 4 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (2.47%) Route 53
10 4 (2.47%) SaaS
10 4 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (1.85%) Cloudflare
12 2 (1.23%) Akamai
12 2 (1.23%) GitHub
12 2 (1.23%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (17.28%) DNS
2 27 (16.67%) Firewall
3 26 (16.05%) VLAN
4 20 (12.35%) TCP/IP
5 19 (11.73%) HTTP
6 15 (9.26%) SNMP
7 13 (8.02%) SSL
8 12 (7.41%) BGP
8 12 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (7.41%) SMTP
8 12 (7.41%) VoIP
9 11 (6.79%) Network Security
10 4 (2.47%) BIG-IP
11 3 (1.85%) HTTPS
11 3 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (1.85%) VPN
12 2 (1.23%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.62%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (97.53%) MySQL
2 32 (19.75%) MariaDB
3 29 (17.90%) MongoDB
4 28 (17.28%) Redis
5 20 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (10.49%) Hadoop
7 14 (8.64%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (6.17%) Relational Database
9 9 (5.56%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.70%) Big Data
11 5 (3.09%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (1.85%) Blockchain
12 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.62%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 74 (45.68%) Git (software)
2 59 (36.42%) Jenkins
3 22 (13.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (11.73%) Subversion
5 16 (9.88%) Vagrant
6 15 (9.26%) JIRA
7 10 (6.17%) Ant
8 7 (4.32%) Maven
9 4 (2.47%) QUnit
9 4 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (2.47%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.85%) CppUnit
10 3 (1.85%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.85%) GDB
10 3 (1.85%) Hudson
10 3 (1.85%) JUnit
10 3 (1.85%) Valgrind
10 3 (1.85%) XMLSpy
11 2 (1.23%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (11.73%) Marketing
2 14 (8.64%) Retail
3 13 (8.02%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.79%) Finance
5 4 (2.47%) Advertising
6 3 (1.85%) Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Digital Economy
7 2 (1.23%) iGaming
7 2 (1.23%) Law
7 2 (1.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.62%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (26.54%) Developer
3 41 (25.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 41 (25.31%) Systems Administrator
4 40 (24.69%) Administrator
4 40 (24.69%) Linux Administrator
5 39 (24.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 28 (17.28%) Systems Engineer
7 25 (15.43%) Linux Engineer
8 24 (14.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 23 (14.20%) PHP Developer
10 19 (11.73%) Senior DevOps
11 18 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 18 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 16 (9.88%) DevOps Administrator
12 16 (9.88%) Linux DevOps Administrator
12 16 (9.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 12 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 11 (6.79%) Senior Developer
15 10 (6.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (74.69%) LAMP
2 23 (14.20%) HTML
3 22 (13.58%) CSS
4 20 (12.35%) Web Services
5 17 (10.49%) jQuery
6 16 (9.88%) LAPP Stack
7 14 (8.64%) PHP-FPM
8 13 (8.02%) Django
8 13 (8.02%) FreeSWITCH
8 13 (8.02%) Sensu
9 12 (7.41%) REST
9 12 (7.41%) WSGI
10 9 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (4.94%) Ajax
11 8 (4.94%) Elastic Stack
11 8 (4.94%) Regular Expression
12 7 (4.32%) HTML5
13 6 (3.70%) DBIx::Class
13 6 (3.70%) FastCGI
13 6 (3.70%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.58%) Private Cloud
2 21 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 13 (8.02%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (7.41%) Replication
4 12 (7.41%) Wiki
5 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.94%) User Experience
7 6 (3.70%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.70%) Digital Media
7 6 (3.70%) Fintech
8 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.47%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.23%) iPad
11 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.62%) Clustering
12 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 154 (95.06%) Linux
2 67 (41.36%) CentOS
3 57 (35.19%) Ubuntu
4 47 (29.01%) Windows
5 27 (16.67%) Unix
6 20 (12.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (11.11%) Debian
8 14 (8.64%) Amazon Linux
9 8 (4.94%) FreeBSD
10 2 (1.23%) Android
10 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.23%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.62%) Fedora
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (70.99%) DevOps
2 55 (33.95%) Configuration Management
3 52 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (23.46%) E-Commerce
5 28 (17.28%) OO
6 27 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (14.81%) Open Source
8 18 (11.11%) OOP
9 14 (8.64%) Mentoring
9 14 (8.64%) Release Management
10 13 (8.02%) Time Management
11 12 (7.41%) BCP
12 11 (6.79%) Analytics
12 11 (6.79%) Web Development
13 10 (6.17%) MVC
13 10 (6.17%) OO PHP
13 10 (6.17%) Scrum
14 9 (5.56%) Benchmarking
14 9 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 117 (72.22%) Python
2 94 (58.02%) PHP
3 66 (40.74%) Bash Shell
4 51 (31.48%) Java
5 43 (26.54%) Perl
6 27 (16.67%) Ruby
6 27 (16.67%) SQL
7 20 (12.35%) JavaScript
8 14 (8.64%) Go
9 13 (8.02%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.32%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.70%) C++
12 3 (1.85%) C
12 3 (1.85%) C#
12 3 (1.85%) Groovy
12 3 (1.85%) Scala
13 2 (1.23%) Clojure
13 2 (1.23%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.62%) ES6
14 1 (0.62%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 14 (8.64%) AWS Certification
2 5 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.09%) Degree
3 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.02%) GCP
2 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 50 (30.86%) Docker
2 31 (19.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (11.11%) Varnish
4 17 (10.49%) KVM
5 15 (9.26%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (8.02%) Kamailio
7 12 (7.41%) BIND 9
7 12 (7.41%) Postfix
8 10 (6.17%) NFS
9 7 (4.32%) Active Directory
10 6 (3.70%) Hyper-V
11 4 (2.47%) iptables
12 2 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (1.23%) Corosync
12 2 (1.23%) PowerDNS
13 1 (0.62%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (45.06%) Puppet
2 63 (38.89%) Ansible
3 43 (26.54%) HAProxy
4 41 (25.31%) Nagios
5 36 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (13.58%) Kubernetes
7 21 (12.96%) Terraform
8 16 (9.88%) ZABBIX
9 14 (8.64%) logstash
10 13 (8.02%) Munin
11 12 (7.41%) Cacti
12 11 (6.79%) Graphite
13 10 (6.17%) Graylog
14 9 (5.56%) Kibana
15 7 (4.32%) Salt
16 6 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 6 (3.70%) Rundeck
17 4 (2.47%) Packer
18 3 (1.85%) Consul
18 3 (1.85%) Grafana
Vendors
1 35 (21.60%) VMware
2 23 (14.20%) Red Hat
3 16 (9.88%) hybris
4 15 (9.26%) Cisco
5 13 (8.02%) Percona
5 13 (8.02%) Splunk
6 12 (7.41%) Dell
6 12 (7.41%) SaltStack
7 9 (5.56%) Google
8 7 (4.32%) Oracle
8 7 (4.32%) Zend
9 6 (3.70%) Microsoft
9 6 (3.70%) New Relic
9 6 (3.70%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.47%) F5
10 4 (2.47%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.85%) Altova
11 3 (1.85%) ILOG
11 3 (1.85%) PayPal
11 3 (1.85%) WorldPay