Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 645 647 703
Rank change year-on-year +2 +56 +52
Permanent jobs citing LEMP Stack 133 179 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.65% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 112 165 84
London median annual salary £52,500 £55,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +11.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -5.56%

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 25,653 27,620 27,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.64% 39.52% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21,162 23,039 24,517
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,500 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +2 28 £55,000 +4.76% 2
West London -7 6 £45,000 -10.00% 5
East London +10 4 £97,500 +116.67% 2
South London -8 1 £57,500 +35.29%
LEMP Stack
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 124 (93.23%) Linux
2 123 (92.48%) MySQL
3 114 (85.71%) nginx
4 107 (80.45%) LAMP
5 99 (74.44%) Python
6 93 (69.92%) Apache
7 86 (64.66%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (61.65%) Amazon AWS
9 72 (54.14%) PHP
9 72 (54.14%) DevOps
10 67 (50.38%) Ansible
11 63 (47.37%) Bash Shell
12 59 (44.36%) Puppet
13 57 (42.86%) Docker
14 54 (40.60%) Jenkins
14 54 (40.60%) Opscode Chef
15 47 (35.34%) Git (software)
16 42 (31.58%) HTML
17 40 (30.08%) Redis
18 39 (29.32%) CSS
19 38 (28.57%) JavaScript
19 38 (28.57%) Ruby
20 33 (24.81%) CentOS
21 31 (23.31%) Google
21 31 (23.31%) Google Cloud Platform
22 30 (22.56%) HAProxy
22 30 (22.56%) Cisco
23 29 (21.80%) Java
23 29 (21.80%) Terraform
24 28 (21.05%) Kubernetes

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
1 114 (85.71%) nginx
2 93 (69.92%) Apache
3 26 (19.55%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (18.80%) Tomcat
5 20 (15.04%) WordPress
6 17 (12.78%) Apache Solr
7 16 (12.03%) Drupal
8 14 (10.53%) WebSphere
9 12 (9.02%) CMS
10 9 (6.77%) Joomla!
11 4 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (3.01%) Mule
11 4 (3.01%) OpenStack
12 3 (2.26%) Confluence
12 3 (2.26%) IIS
12 3 (2.26%) lighttpd
12 3 (2.26%) uWSGI
13 1 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.75%) concrete5
13 1 (0.75%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.75%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 82 (61.65%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (23.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (11.28%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (9.77%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (9.77%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (6.77%) Route 53
7 8 (6.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 8 (6.02%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (5.26%) Serverless
9 6 (4.51%) GitHub
10 5 (3.76%) SaaS
10 5 (3.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (3.01%) DigitalOcean
11 4 (3.01%) Slack
12 3 (2.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (2.26%) IaaS
13 2 (1.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) LAN
1 14 (10.53%) Network Security
1 14 (10.53%) WAN
2 13 (9.77%) BIG-IP
2 13 (9.77%) VLAN
3 11 (8.27%) SSH
3 11 (8.27%) TCP/IP
4 10 (7.52%) DNS
4 10 (7.52%) Firewall
5 8 (6.02%) Intranet
6 6 (4.51%) NetScaler
6 6 (4.51%) SMTP
7 5 (3.76%) SSL
8 4 (3.01%) FTP
8 4 (3.01%) VPN
9 3 (2.26%) BGP
9 3 (2.26%) HTTP
9 3 (2.26%) Internet
10 2 (1.50%) DHCP
10 2 (1.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (92.48%) MySQL
2 40 (30.08%) Redis
3 24 (18.05%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (16.54%) NoSQL
5 19 (14.29%) MariaDB
6 15 (11.28%) Relational Database
7 12 (9.02%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (9.02%) MongoDB
8 8 (6.02%) Amazon Aurora
9 4 (3.01%) Blockchain
9 4 (3.01%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.50%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.50%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.75%) Big Data
11 1 (0.75%) Riak
Development Applications
1 54 (40.60%) Jenkins
2 47 (35.34%) Git (software)
3 18 (13.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (9.02%) Travis CI
5 10 (7.52%) Vagrant
6 7 (5.26%) JIRA
6 7 (5.26%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.01%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.01%) Maven
7 4 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.26%) git-flow
8 3 (2.26%) GitLab
8 3 (2.26%) Subversion
9 2 (1.50%) Gradle
9 2 (1.50%) Grunt
9 2 (1.50%) gulp
9 2 (1.50%) JMeter
9 2 (1.50%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.50%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.75%) Sublime Text
General
1 22 (16.54%) Marketing
2 13 (9.77%) Retail
3 8 (6.02%) Advertising
4 7 (5.26%) Finance
5 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.50%) Automotive
6 2 (1.50%) Games
6 2 (1.50%) Publishing
6 2 (1.50%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (24.06%) Developer
2 21 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (13.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 17 (12.78%) PHP Developer
6 15 (11.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (11.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (11.28%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (10.53%) Administrator
7 14 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
7 14 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
8 12 (9.02%) AWS Engineer
8 12 (9.02%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (9.02%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (8.27%) Support Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Field Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Infrastructure Support
10 9 (6.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Lead DevOps
10 9 (6.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (80.45%) LAMP
2 42 (31.58%) HTML
3 39 (29.32%) CSS
4 25 (18.80%) Web Services
5 22 (16.54%) Symfony
6 20 (15.04%) RESTful
7 17 (12.78%) AngularJS
7 17 (12.78%) React
8 15 (11.28%) XML
9 14 (10.53%) JSON
9 14 (10.53%) LAPP Stack
9 14 (10.53%) Laravel
10 12 (9.02%) Memcached
10 12 (9.02%) Node.js
10 12 (9.02%) XSLT
11 10 (7.52%) Ajax
11 10 (7.52%) Elastic Stack
11 10 (7.52%) REST
11 10 (7.52%) SOAP
12 9 (6.77%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.53%) Public Cloud
2 14 (10.53%) Marketing Technology
3 12 (9.02%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (7.52%) Video\Live Streaming
5 9 (6.77%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (5.26%) Digital Signage
6 7 (5.26%) IPTV
7 6 (4.51%) Clustering
8 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (2.26%) Replication
10 2 (1.50%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.50%) Fintech
11 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.75%) Music Streaming
11 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 124 (93.23%) Linux
2 33 (24.81%) CentOS
3 23 (17.29%) Windows
4 22 (16.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (15.79%) Ubuntu
6 17 (12.78%) Windows Server
7 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (9.77%) CoreOS
9 12 (9.02%) Unix
10 5 (3.76%) Debian
11 4 (3.01%) VyOS
12 3 (2.26%) Solaris
13 2 (1.50%) FreeBSD
13 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (64.66%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (54.14%) DevOps
3 27 (20.30%) Scrum
4 24 (18.05%) Computer Science
5 22 (16.54%) Configuration Management
6 20 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (15.04%) E-Commerce
6 20 (15.04%) Test Automation
7 19 (14.29%) Kanban
7 19 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 18 (13.53%) Load Balancing
8 18 (13.53%) Project Management
9 17 (12.78%) Open Source
10 16 (12.03%) Incident Management
11 15 (11.28%) BDD
11 15 (11.28%) Digital Marketing
11 15 (11.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 15 (11.28%) Microservices
11 15 (11.28%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (11.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 99 (74.44%) Python
2 72 (54.14%) PHP
3 63 (47.37%) Bash Shell
4 38 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 38 (28.57%) Ruby
5 29 (21.80%) Java
6 25 (18.80%) Perl
7 22 (16.54%) SQL
8 20 (15.04%) Go
9 17 (12.78%) Shell Script
10 14 (10.53%) Bourne shell
10 14 (10.53%) Korn
10 14 (10.53%) VB
11 7 (5.26%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.01%) C#
13 2 (1.50%) C++
13 2 (1.50%) Groovy
13 2 (1.50%) Scala
14 1 (0.75%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 24 (18.05%) Degree
2 17 (12.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.77%) CCNA
5 4 (3.01%) MBA
6 3 (2.26%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.75%) CCNP
7 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
System Software
1 57 (42.86%) Docker
2 22 (16.54%) Varnish
3 17 (12.78%) Active Directory
4 13 (9.77%) iptables
4 13 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (7.52%) KVM
6 8 (6.02%) Xen
7 6 (4.51%) QEMU
8 4 (3.01%) NFS
9 3 (2.26%) LXC
9 3 (2.26%) PowerDNS
10 2 (1.50%) GlusterFS
10 2 (1.50%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.50%) XenServer
11 1 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.75%) etcd
11 1 (0.75%) Postfix
11 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 67 (50.38%) Ansible
2 59 (44.36%) Puppet
3 54 (40.60%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (22.56%) HAProxy
5 29 (21.80%) Terraform
6 28 (21.05%) Kubernetes
7 17 (12.78%) Salt
8 7 (5.26%) Packer
9 6 (4.51%) Grafana
10 5 (3.76%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (3.76%) Nagios
10 5 (3.76%) Rancher
11 4 (3.01%) Prometheus
12 3 (2.26%) Graphite
12 3 (2.26%) Kibana
13 2 (1.50%) Icinga
13 2 (1.50%) Riemann
14 1 (0.75%) Ganeti
14 1 (0.75%) logstash
14 1 (0.75%) Mesos
Vendors
1 31 (23.31%) Google
2 30 (22.56%) Cisco
3 20 (15.04%) Red Hat
4 19 (14.29%) Oracle
5 14 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 14 (10.53%) NETGEAR
5 14 (10.53%) VMware
6 13 (9.77%) F5
7 8 (6.02%) Zend
8 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.26%) SaltStack
9 6 (4.51%) New Relic
10 4 (3.01%) Juniper
11 3 (2.26%) Citrix
11 3 (2.26%) Rackspace
11 3 (2.26%) Rakuten
12 2 (1.50%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.50%) IBM
12 2 (1.50%) Percona
12 2 (1.50%) Vyatta