The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 140 136
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 28 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.03% 0.77% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 2.06% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 30
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £40,000 £45,050
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1043 1066 1109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.43% 37.19% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 688 564 687
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing LAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Scotland

LAMP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP in Scotland.

Salary trend for LAMP in Scotland

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Scotland

LAMP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -2 19 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Glasgow +7 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Fife - 1 - -
LAMP
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 40 (86.96%) Linux
2 27 (58.70%) MySQL
3 22 (47.83%) PHP
4 21 (45.65%) Open Source
5 20 (43.48%) Bash Shell
6 18 (39.13%) Windows
7 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 16 (34.78%) Apache
8 15 (32.61%) Python
8 15 (32.61%) Web Services
8 15 (32.61%) Subversion
9 14 (30.43%) Web Development
9 14 (30.43%) Puppet
9 14 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
11 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
11 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (26.09%) VMware
11 12 (26.09%) Java
11 12 (26.09%) Nagios
12 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
12 11 (23.91%) CSS
12 11 (23.91%) Ubuntu
12 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
13 10 (21.74%) NAS
14 9 (19.57%) Riverbed
14 9 (19.57%) iSCSI
14 9 (19.57%) Brocade
14 9 (19.57%) Maven
14 9 (19.57%) Tomcat

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 16 (34.78%) Apache
2 9 (19.57%) IIS
2 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.87%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) Drupal
4 2 (4.35%) WordPress
5 1 (2.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.70%) InDesign
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.35%) SaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) NAS
2 9 (19.57%) iSCSI
2 9 (19.57%) SAN
2 9 (19.57%) WAN
3 7 (15.22%) Firewall
4 5 (10.87%) IMAP
4 5 (10.87%) Kerberos
4 5 (10.87%) LDAP
4 5 (10.87%) SMTP
4 5 (10.87%) VoIP
5 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
5 4 (8.70%) SSL
6 3 (6.52%) DHCP
6 3 (6.52%) DNS
7 1 (2.17%) OpenVPN
7 1 (2.17%) SMS
7 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (58.70%) MySQL
2 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Subversion
2 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
3 9 (19.57%) Maven
4 5 (10.87%) Artifactory
4 5 (10.87%) Bugzilla
4 5 (10.87%) CMake
4 5 (10.87%) MSBuild
4 5 (10.87%) NuGet
4 5 (10.87%) Phabricator
4 5 (10.87%) Ranorex
4 5 (10.87%) SonarQube
5 4 (8.70%) Ant
5 4 (8.70%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (8.70%) HttpUnit
5 4 (8.70%) JMeter
5 4 (8.70%) JUnit
6 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (19.57%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) PHP Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Administrator
5 7 (15.22%) IT Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Test Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) Web Services
2 11 (23.91%) CSS
3 9 (19.57%) HTML
4 7 (15.22%) .NET
4 7 (15.22%) jQuery
4 7 (15.22%) Symfony
5 6 (13.04%) JSON
6 5 (10.87%) Ajax
6 5 (10.87%) RESTful
6 5 (10.87%) SOAP
6 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.87%) XML
7 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.70%) HTML5
7 4 (8.70%) J2EE
7 4 (8.70%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (8.70%) Laravel
7 4 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (8.70%) Sass
7 4 (8.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (10.87%) Robotics
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Linux
2 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 12 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (23.91%) Ubuntu
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.87%) Debian
7 4 (8.70%) Android
7 4 (8.70%) Solaris
7 4 (8.70%) Unix
8 1 (2.17%) CentOS
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Open Source
2 14 (30.43%) Web Development
3 11 (23.91%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) DevOps
4 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Web Application Development
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.70%) OO
6 4 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (8.70%) Separation of Concerns
6 4 (8.70%) TDD
6 4 (8.70%) Web Design
7 3 (6.52%) OOP
8 2 (4.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (4.35%) High Availability
8 2 (4.35%) Scrum
8 2 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) PHP
2 20 (43.48%) Bash Shell
3 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 15 (32.61%) Python
5 12 (26.09%) Java
5 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
6 8 (17.39%) Ruby
7 7 (15.22%) SQL
8 2 (4.35%) C#
9 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 4 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (6.52%) KVM
3 3 (6.52%) Xen
4 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.17%) Gluster
5 1 (2.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (30.43%) Puppet
2 12 (26.09%) Nagios
3 7 (15.22%) Check_MK
4 5 (10.87%) Ansible
5 1 (2.17%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) VMware
2 9 (19.57%) Brocade
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Citrix
2 9 (19.57%) Percona
2 9 (19.57%) Riverbed
3 7 (15.22%) Palo Alto
4 6 (13.04%) Perforce
4 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle
6 4 (8.70%) Adobe
6 4 (8.70%) Alterian
7 3 (6.52%) Juniper
8 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.17%) Facebook
9 1 (2.17%) Google
9 1 (2.17%) Twitter
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