Period
to 9 December 2021

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 9 December 2021 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
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 664 490 699
Rank change year-on-year -174 +209 -10
Permanent jobs citing LEMP Stack 58 7 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.031% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.070% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 7 33
10th Percentile £49,875 £53,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £50,313 £56,875 £49,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +27.27% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £95,000 £62,625
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +18.75% -20.00%

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 22,937 10,038 21,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.89% 44.96% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13,756 8,792 18,199
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £111,250 £102,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

LEMP Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for LEMP Stack in London

LEMP Stack
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LEMP Stack in London

LEMP Stack
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing LEMP Stack in London over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

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 9 December 2021. 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 -33 20 £70,000 - 4
South London -18 5 £50,000 -16.67%
LEMP Stack
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, 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 47 (81.03%) AWS
2 46 (79.31%) DevOps
3 43 (74.14%) Git (software)
4 39 (67.24%) Docker
5 35 (60.34%) Jenkins
5 35 (60.34%) JavaScript
6 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (58.62%) Azure
7 33 (56.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 31 (53.45%) nginx
8 31 (53.45%) MySQL
8 31 (53.45%) Linux
9 30 (51.72%) CSS
9 30 (51.72%) PHP
9 30 (51.72%) HTML
9 30 (51.72%) Python
10 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
10 27 (46.55%) HTML5
10 27 (46.55%) CSS3
11 25 (43.10%) MVC
11 25 (43.10%) Java
11 25 (43.10%) Terraform
12 24 (41.38%) Kubernetes
13 23 (39.66%) TDD
13 23 (39.66%) Vue.js
13 23 (39.66%) AngularJS
14 22 (37.93%) Laravel
15 21 (36.21%) Software Architecture
15 21 (36.21%) Web Development
15 21 (36.21%) Sass

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 31 (53.45%) nginx
2 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 9 (15.52%) Traefik
3 4 (6.90%) Confluence
4 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.45%) Drupal
5 2 (3.45%) WordPress
6 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.72%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 47 (81.03%) AWS
2 34 (58.62%) Azure
3 33 (56.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 19 (32.76%) npm
5 14 (24.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 14 (24.14%) GCP
6 10 (17.24%) Amazon EKS
7 9 (15.52%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (8.62%) GitHub
8 5 (8.62%) GitHub Actions
8 5 (8.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (5.17%) OpenShift
10 3 (5.17%) Serverless
11 2 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
11 2 (3.45%) SaaS
12 1 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
12 1 (1.72%) Datadog
12 1 (1.72%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) DNS
1 9 (15.52%) HTTP
1 9 (15.52%) VPN
2 8 (13.79%) Firewall
3 5 (8.62%) SMTP
3 5 (8.62%) VLAN
4 4 (6.90%) Broadband
4 4 (6.90%) DHCP
4 4 (6.90%) SSL
5 1 (1.72%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (53.45%) MySQL
2 17 (29.31%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (27.59%) MongoDB
3 16 (27.59%) Redis
4 11 (18.97%) NoSQL
5 9 (15.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (15.52%) Event Store
6 5 (8.62%) MariaDB
6 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.17%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.45%) ArangoDB
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 43 (74.14%) Git (software)
2 35 (60.34%) Jenkins
3 20 (34.48%) webpack
4 18 (31.03%) Bower
4 18 (31.03%) Grunt
5 10 (17.24%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (15.52%) git-flow
7 7 (12.07%) TeamCity
8 5 (8.62%) CircleCI
8 5 (8.62%) GitLab
9 4 (6.90%) JIRA
9 4 (6.90%) Maven
10 3 (5.17%) Gradle
11 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (3.45%) Postman
11 2 (3.45%) Travis CI
12 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
General
1 7 (12.07%) Social Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Developer
2 24 (41.38%) PHP Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Lead Developer
3 16 (27.59%) Lead PHP Developer
4 12 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (15.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) PHP Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Backend Developer
9 2 (3.45%) MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) CSS
1 30 (51.72%) HTML
2 27 (46.55%) CSS3
2 27 (46.55%) HTML5
3 23 (39.66%) AngularJS
3 23 (39.66%) Vue.js
4 22 (37.93%) Laravel
5 21 (36.21%) LESS
5 21 (36.21%) Sass
5 21 (36.21%) Vuetify.js
6 18 (31.03%) Web Services
7 15 (25.86%) LAMP
8 11 (18.97%) Elastic Stack
9 10 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (15.52%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (15.52%) LAPP Stack
10 9 (15.52%) Node.js
11 8 (13.79%) React
12 4 (6.90%) jQuery
12 4 (6.90%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Clustering
2 6 (10.34%) Hedge funds
2 6 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.45%) Tandem
5 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) CentOS
2 6 (10.34%) Unix
3 3 (5.17%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.45%) Windows
5 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (79.31%) DevOps
2 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (46.55%) Software Engineering
4 25 (43.10%) MVC
5 23 (39.66%) TDD
6 21 (36.21%) Software Architecture
6 21 (36.21%) Web Development
7 18 (31.03%) OWASP
8 15 (25.86%) Infrastructure as Code
9 13 (22.41%) High Availability
10 12 (20.69%) Microservices
11 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
12 9 (15.52%) GitOps
13 8 (13.79%) Full Stack Development
14 6 (10.34%) Algorithmic Trading
14 6 (10.34%) Low Latency
14 6 (10.34%) Server Management
15 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
15 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
15 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) JavaScript
2 30 (51.72%) PHP
2 30 (51.72%) Python
3 25 (43.10%) Java
4 21 (36.21%) Kotlin
5 18 (31.03%) Bash Shell
6 11 (18.97%) SQL
7 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
8 7 (12.07%) Go
9 6 (10.34%) C
10 1 (1.72%) Groovy
10 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) CCNA
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (67.24%) Docker
2 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.90%) iptables
4 2 (3.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.72%) Kamailio
5 1 (1.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 25 (43.10%) Terraform
2 24 (41.38%) Kubernetes
3 16 (27.59%) Ansible
4 13 (22.41%) Failover Clustering
5 11 (18.97%) Prometheus
6 10 (17.24%) Grafana
7 9 (15.52%) Consul
7 9 (15.52%) Rancher
8 8 (13.79%) Puppet
9 6 (10.34%) ZABBIX
10 5 (8.62%) Nagios
11 2 (3.45%) HAProxy
12 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) VMware
2 8 (13.79%) Google
3 6 (10.34%) Splunk
4 4 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.45%) F5
5 2 (3.45%) Zend
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco