Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 718 691 734
Rank change year-on-year -27 +43 -10
Permanent jobs citing LEMP Stack 99 169 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.57% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83 147 128
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £84,500 £76,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 28,375 29,447 32,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.91% 39.77% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23,189 24,030 28,965
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -32 19 £54,000 +2.86% 2
West London +24 10 £60,000 +4.35% 3
East London +1 5 - - 5
LEMP Stack
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 93 (93.94%) Linux
2 88 (88.89%) nginx
3 87 (87.88%) MySQL
4 73 (73.74%) LAMP
5 72 (72.73%) Python
6 61 (61.62%) Apache
7 60 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
8 56 (56.57%) DevOps
9 50 (50.51%) Git (software)
10 47 (47.47%) Ansible
11 46 (46.46%) PHP
12 42 (42.42%) Java
12 42 (42.42%) Bash Shell
13 37 (37.37%) Puppet
13 37 (37.37%) Jenkins
14 35 (35.35%) Docker
15 34 (34.34%) Opscode Chef
16 33 (33.33%) Configuration Management
17 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (29.29%) JavaScript
19 27 (27.27%) CentOS
19 27 (27.27%) Redis
20 26 (26.26%) HTML
21 25 (25.25%) CSS
21 25 (25.25%) Ruby
22 24 (24.24%) Windows
22 24 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
23 23 (23.23%) Tomcat
24 22 (22.22%) Degree
25 21 (21.21%) Computer Science

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 88 (88.89%) nginx
2 61 (61.62%) Apache
3 23 (23.23%) Tomcat
4 20 (20.20%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (20.20%) WordPress
5 16 (16.16%) CMS
6 6 (6.06%) OpenStack
7 5 (5.05%) IIS
8 4 (4.04%) GlassFish
8 4 (4.04%) uWSGI
9 3 (3.03%) Apache Spark
9 3 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (3.03%) CloudStack
9 3 (3.03%) Drupal
9 3 (3.03%) EPiServer
9 3 (3.03%) Joomla!
9 3 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (2.02%) Gunicorn
10 2 (2.02%) JBoss
10 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 60 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (19.19%) Amazon EC2
2 19 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 10 (10.10%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (8.08%) SaaS
8 5 (5.05%) PaaS
9 4 (4.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (4.04%) AWS OpsWorks
9 4 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (4.04%) GitHub
9 4 (4.04%) IaaS
9 4 (4.04%) npm
9 4 (4.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (4.04%) Yarn
10 3 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (3.03%) Serverless
11 2 (2.02%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) DNS
2 13 (13.13%) HTTP
3 8 (8.08%) Firewall
3 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.07%) VPN
5 3 (3.03%) SSH
6 2 (2.02%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.02%) Network Security
6 2 (2.02%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (2.02%) SSL
6 2 (2.02%) VLAN
7 1 (1.01%) BGP
7 1 (1.01%) DHCP
7 1 (1.01%) FTP
7 1 (1.01%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.01%) LAN
7 1 (1.01%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.01%) SMTP
7 1 (1.01%) WAN
7 1 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (87.88%) MySQL
2 27 (27.27%) Redis
3 24 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (20.20%) MongoDB
5 16 (16.16%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 8 (8.08%) MariaDB
8 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
8 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
9 6 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (6.06%) Hadoop
10 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
11 3 (3.03%) Blockchain
11 3 (3.03%) InfluxDB
12 2 (2.02%) Neo4j
12 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (1.01%) Big Data
13 1 (1.01%) Impala
13 1 (1.01%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 50 (50.51%) Git (software)
2 37 (37.37%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.10%) Subversion
3 10 (10.10%) Vagrant
4 9 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 7 (7.07%) git-flow
6 5 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.05%) Buildbot
6 5 (5.05%) Mercurial
6 5 (5.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (4.04%) CircleCI
7 4 (4.04%) Codeship
7 4 (4.04%) Grunt
7 4 (4.04%) JIRA
7 4 (4.04%) PHPUnit
7 4 (4.04%) RSpec
7 4 (4.04%) Sublime Text
7 4 (4.04%) Travis CI
7 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Marketing
3 7 (7.07%) Advertising
4 4 (4.04%) Games
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) iGaming
6 1 (1.01%) Polish Language
6 1 (1.01%) Publishing
6 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Developer
2 26 (26.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) AWS DevOps
3 13 (13.13%) Full Stack Developer
3 13 (13.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 12 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (11.11%) Administrator
6 10 (10.10%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) PHP Developer
8 8 (8.08%) DevOps Administrator
8 8 (8.08%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 7 (7.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Systems Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (73.74%) LAMP
2 26 (26.26%) HTML
3 25 (25.25%) CSS
4 16 (16.16%) Web Services
5 13 (13.13%) Laravel
6 12 (12.12%) JSON
7 11 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
7 11 (11.11%) React
7 11 (11.11%) Vue.js
8 10 (10.10%) Django
9 9 (9.09%) jQuery
9 9 (9.09%) Node.js
9 9 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (9.09%) REST
10 8 (8.08%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.08%) HTML5
10 8 (8.08%) Symfony
11 7 (7.07%) CodeIgniter
12 6 (6.06%) Ajax
12 6 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.10%) Private Cloud
3 7 (7.07%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.07%) Public Cloud
4 6 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.05%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (4.04%) User Experience
7 3 (3.03%) Digital Signage
7 3 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.03%) IPTV
7 3 (3.03%) Online Games
8 2 (2.02%) Clustering
8 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.01%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.01%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.01%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 93 (93.94%) Linux
2 27 (27.27%) CentOS
3 24 (24.24%) Windows
4 16 (16.16%) Ubuntu
5 11 (11.11%) Amazon Linux
5 11 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (8.08%) Unix
7 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.04%) Android
8 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.03%) Solaris
10 2 (2.02%) CoreOS
10 2 (2.02%) Debian
10 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.57%) DevOps
2 33 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 30 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (15.15%) E-Commerce
5 15 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (15.15%) TDD
5 15 (15.15%) Web Development
6 13 (13.13%) Deployment Automation
7 10 (10.10%) Content Management
7 10 (10.10%) High Availability
7 10 (10.10%) OO
7 10 (10.10%) Scrum
7 10 (10.10%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.09%) MVC
8 9 (9.09%) OOP
8 9 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (8.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 72 (72.73%) Python
2 46 (46.46%) PHP
3 42 (42.42%) Bash Shell
3 42 (42.42%) Java
4 29 (29.29%) JavaScript
5 25 (25.25%) Ruby
6 20 (20.20%) SQL
7 11 (11.11%) Go
8 10 (10.10%) PHP 7
9 8 (8.08%) Perl
10 4 (4.04%) C++
10 4 (4.04%) ES6
10 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.03%) Scala
12 2 (2.02%) Clojure
13 1 (1.01%) Elixir
13 1 (1.01%) Java 8
13 1 (1.01%) Korn
13 1 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) Degree
2 13 (13.13%) AWS Certification
3 12 (12.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.03%) CCNA
4 3 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.02%) MBA
6 1 (1.01%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.13%) GCP
2 7 (7.07%) QA
3 3 (3.03%) DICOM
3 3 (3.03%) HIPAA
3 3 (3.03%) HL7
3 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (35.35%) Docker
2 11 (11.11%) KVM
3 7 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.06%) Varnish
5 4 (4.04%) QEMU
5 4 (4.04%) Xen
6 3 (3.03%) LXC
6 3 (3.03%) vCloud
6 3 (3.03%) VirtualBox
7 2 (2.02%) iptables
7 2 (2.02%) NFS
8 1 (1.01%) GlusterFS
8 1 (1.01%) HDFS
8 1 (1.01%) PowerDNS
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (47.47%) Ansible
2 37 (37.37%) Puppet
3 34 (34.34%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (21.21%) HAProxy
5 19 (19.19%) Kubernetes
5 19 (19.19%) Terraform
6 13 (13.13%) Grafana
7 12 (12.12%) Nagios
8 9 (9.09%) logstash
8 9 (9.09%) Salt
9 8 (8.08%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (8.08%) Prometheus
10 6 (6.06%) Icinga
11 5 (5.05%) Bacula
11 5 (5.05%) Bareos
11 5 (5.05%) Consul
11 5 (5.05%) Munin
12 4 (4.04%) Kibana
13 3 (3.03%) Cobbler
13 3 (3.03%) Graylog
Vendors
1 13 (13.13%) Cisco
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle
2 11 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 10 (10.10%) hybris
4 9 (9.09%) Google
4 9 (9.09%) New Relic
4 9 (9.09%) SaltStack
4 9 (9.09%) VMware
5 4 (4.04%) Facebook
5 4 (4.04%) IBM
5 4 (4.04%) Twitter
6 3 (3.03%) CenturyLink
6 3 (3.03%) EMC
6 3 (3.03%) F5
6 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.03%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.03%) Zend
7 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.02%) NetApp
7 2 (2.02%) Rakuten