Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 729 694 730
Rank change year-on-year -35 +36 -20
Permanent jobs citing LEMP Stack 107 124 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.44% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 99 86 160
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -5.26%

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 28,324 28,067 32,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 40.54% 40.76% 39.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23,220 23,914 28,750
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -13 28 £52,500 -16.00% 4
West London +29 16 £60,000 +4.35%
East London - 6 £50,000 - 1
LEMP Stack
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 104 (97.20%) Linux
2 102 (95.33%) nginx
3 101 (94.39%) MySQL
4 85 (79.44%) LAMP
5 83 (77.57%) Python
6 82 (76.64%) Apache
7 73 (68.22%) DevOps
8 67 (62.62%) Amazon AWS
9 56 (52.34%) PHP
10 52 (48.60%) Ansible
11 48 (44.86%) Bash Shell
12 44 (41.12%) Configuration Management
12 44 (41.12%) Jenkins
13 40 (37.38%) Puppet
13 40 (37.38%) Git (software)
14 39 (36.45%) Java
15 38 (35.51%) Docker
16 35 (32.71%) Windows
16 35 (32.71%) CentOS
17 27 (25.23%) Amazon EC2
17 27 (25.23%) Redis
17 27 (25.23%) Opscode Chef
18 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Azure
18 26 (24.30%) Tomcat
18 26 (24.30%) Ruby
19 25 (23.36%) Nagios
19 25 (23.36%) AWS CloudFormation
20 24 (22.43%) HAProxy
20 24 (22.43%) MongoDB
21 23 (21.50%) E-Commerce

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
1 102 (95.33%) nginx
2 82 (76.64%) Apache
3 26 (24.30%) Tomcat
4 15 (14.02%) OpenStack
5 14 (13.08%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (10.28%) CMS
7 9 (8.41%) IIS
8 8 (7.48%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (7.48%) CloudStack
9 5 (4.67%) Confluence
9 5 (4.67%) GlassFish
9 5 (4.67%) uWSGI
10 3 (2.80%) Apache Solr
10 3 (2.80%) Drupal
10 3 (2.80%) EPiServer
10 3 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.87%) JBoss
11 2 (1.87%) WordPress
12 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (2.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 67 (62.62%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (25.23%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (23.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (14.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (12.15%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (10.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 10 (9.35%) Amazon S3
9 7 (6.54%) PaaS
10 6 (5.61%) IaaS
11 5 (4.67%) SaaS
12 4 (3.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (3.74%) Route 53
12 4 (3.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.93%) AWS OpsWorks
14 1 (0.93%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.89%) HTTP
2 15 (14.02%) DNS
3 11 (10.28%) VLAN
4 10 (9.35%) Firewall
5 7 (6.54%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.67%) BGP
6 5 (4.67%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (4.67%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (4.67%) SMTP
6 5 (4.67%) SNMP
6 5 (4.67%) SSL
6 5 (4.67%) VoIP
6 5 (4.67%) VPN
7 3 (2.80%) Network Security
8 2 (1.87%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.93%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (94.39%) MySQL
2 27 (25.23%) Redis
3 24 (22.43%) MongoDB
4 21 (19.63%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (17.76%) MariaDB
6 15 (14.02%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (10.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (8.41%) Hadoop
9 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
10 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
11 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.80%) NoSQL
13 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.93%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.93%) Cloudera CDH
14 1 (0.93%) Impala
14 1 (0.93%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 44 (41.12%) Jenkins
2 40 (37.38%) Git (software)
3 16 (14.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (14.02%) Subversion
5 10 (9.35%) Vagrant
6 6 (5.61%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.67%) Buildbot
7 5 (4.67%) JIRA
7 5 (4.67%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.80%) GitLab
8 3 (2.80%) GoCD
8 3 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.87%) Ant
9 2 (1.87%) Maven
9 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.93%) RSpec
10 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (8.41%) Retail
2 5 (4.67%) Marketing
2 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.74%) Finance
3 4 (3.74%) Games
4 3 (2.80%) Advertising
5 2 (1.87%) Digital Economy
5 2 (1.87%) iGaming
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (39.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (30.84%) Developer
3 23 (21.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 22 (20.56%) PHP Developer
5 17 (15.89%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (14.95%) Administrator
6 16 (14.95%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (14.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 14 (13.08%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (13.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (12.15%) AWS DevOps
10 10 (9.35%) Senior DevOps
10 10 (9.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) DevOps Administrator
11 8 (7.48%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) Linux DevOps Administrator
11 8 (7.48%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 8 (7.48%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (6.54%) AWS Engineer
12 7 (6.54%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (79.44%) LAMP
2 20 (18.69%) Web Services
3 19 (17.76%) CSS
3 19 (17.76%) HTML
4 17 (15.89%) LAPP Stack
5 14 (13.08%) jQuery
6 10 (9.35%) Ajax
6 10 (9.35%) Django
7 9 (8.41%) HTML5
7 9 (8.41%) PHP-FPM
8 8 (7.48%) JSON
9 7 (6.54%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (5.61%) REST
10 6 (5.61%) Sensu
10 6 (5.61%) WSGI
11 5 (4.67%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (4.67%) FreeSWITCH
11 5 (4.67%) JAX-RS
11 5 (4.67%) Node.js
11 5 (4.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Private Cloud
2 11 (10.28%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.28%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.61%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (5.61%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.67%) Replication
4 5 (4.67%) Wiki
5 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.74%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.80%) Online Games
7 2 (1.87%) Fintech
7 2 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (97.20%) Linux
2 35 (32.71%) CentOS
2 35 (32.71%) Windows
3 21 (19.63%) Ubuntu
4 18 (16.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (15.89%) Amazon Linux
6 10 (9.35%) Unix
7 9 (8.41%) Debian
8 6 (5.61%) Windows Server
9 5 (4.67%) Android
9 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.93%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (68.22%) DevOps
2 44 (41.12%) Configuration Management
3 23 (21.50%) E-Commerce
4 22 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (17.76%) Deployment Automation
6 18 (16.82%) Web Development
7 17 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (14.95%) OO
9 14 (13.08%) MVC
10 11 (10.28%) High Availability
10 11 (10.28%) OOP
11 10 (9.35%) OOD
11 10 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (6.54%) Content Management
13 6 (5.61%) OO PHP
13 6 (5.61%) Release Management
13 6 (5.61%) Task Automation
14 5 (4.67%) Android Development
14 5 (4.67%) iOS Development
14 5 (4.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 83 (77.57%) Python
2 56 (52.34%) PHP
3 48 (44.86%) Bash Shell
4 39 (36.45%) Java
5 26 (24.30%) Ruby
6 19 (17.76%) JavaScript
7 16 (14.95%) Perl
8 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.61%) C++
9 6 (5.61%) PHP 7
10 5 (4.67%) Go
11 4 (3.74%) ES6
12 3 (2.80%) Scala
12 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.87%) Clojure
13 2 (1.87%) SQL
14 1 (0.93%) Elixir
14 1 (0.93%) Erlang
14 1 (0.93%) Korn
14 1 (0.93%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) AWS Certification
2 12 (11.21%) Degree
3 6 (5.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.08%) GCP
2 3 (2.80%) DICOM
2 3 (2.80%) HIPAA
2 3 (2.80%) HL7
2 3 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 38 (35.51%) Docker
2 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.48%) KVM
3 8 (7.48%) Varnish
3 8 (7.48%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (5.61%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.67%) BIND 9
5 5 (4.67%) Kamailio
5 5 (4.67%) Postfix
6 3 (2.80%) LXC
7 2 (1.87%) vCloud
7 2 (1.87%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.93%) HDFS
8 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.93%) iptables
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 52 (48.60%) Ansible
2 40 (37.38%) Puppet
3 27 (25.23%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (23.36%) Nagios
5 24 (22.43%) HAProxy
6 20 (18.69%) Kubernetes
7 14 (13.08%) Terraform
8 13 (12.15%) logstash
9 10 (9.35%) Munin
10 8 (7.48%) Grafana
10 8 (7.48%) Graylog
11 6 (5.61%) Consul
11 6 (5.61%) ZABBIX
12 5 (4.67%) Bacula
12 5 (4.67%) Bareos
12 5 (4.67%) Cacti
12 5 (4.67%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (4.67%) Graphite
12 5 (4.67%) Salt
13 3 (2.80%) Icinga
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) hybris
2 13 (12.15%) VMware
3 10 (9.35%) Cisco
3 10 (9.35%) Splunk
4 9 (8.41%) New Relic
4 9 (8.41%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.41%) SaltStack
5 7 (6.54%) Zend
6 6 (5.61%) Oracle
7 5 (4.67%) Dell
7 5 (4.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.74%) Facebook
8 4 (3.74%) Google
8 4 (3.74%) Twitter
9 3 (2.80%) CenturyLink
9 3 (2.80%) IBM
9 3 (2.80%) PayPal
9 3 (2.80%) Percona
9 3 (2.80%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.80%) WorldPay