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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK / Scotland
Rank 120 142 142
Rank change year-on-year +22 0  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 18 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.78% 0.72% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 1.95% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 9
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.20% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  

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 965 1077 1197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 41.59% 36.73% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 592 702 761
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 25 March 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 25 March 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 15 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Lothian - 2 £30,000 -
Glasgow +21 1 £40,000 +23.07%
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) MySQL
3 16 (53.33%) PHP
4 12 (40.00%) Apache
4 12 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (36.67%) Puppet
5 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (36.67%) Ubuntu
5 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (36.67%) Web Services
5 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
6 10 (33.33%) WAN
6 10 (33.33%) Cisco
6 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 10 (33.33%) NAS
6 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
7 9 (30.00%) iSCSI
7 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (30.00%) Percona
7 9 (30.00%) Riverbed
7 9 (30.00%) Brocade
7 9 (30.00%) Citrix
7 9 (30.00%) Windows
7 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
7 9 (30.00%) Python
7 9 (30.00%) IIS
7 9 (30.00%) SAN
7 9 (30.00%) VMware
7 9 (30.00%) Games

LAMP
Top Related 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 12 (40.00%) Apache
2 9 (30.00%) IIS
2 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (23.33%) CMS
4 4 (13.33%) Drupal
5 3 (10.00%) Confluence
5 3 (10.00%) WordPress
6 2 (6.67%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) NAS
1 10 (33.33%) WAN
2 9 (30.00%) iSCSI
2 9 (30.00%) SAN
3 7 (23.33%) Firewall
4 4 (13.33%) DHCP
4 4 (13.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) OpenVPN
5 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) MySQL
2 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) PHP Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Cloud Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) Laravel
2 8 (26.67%) Symfony
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.00%) CSS3
5 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
6 2 (6.67%) React
6 2 (6.67%) Sass
6 2 (6.67%) Yii
7 1 (3.33%) .NET
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.33%) Ajax
7 1 (3.33%) Google Maps API
7 1 (3.33%) JSON
7 1 (3.33%) RESTful
7 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (36.67%) Ubuntu
4 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
2 8 (26.67%) Open Source
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.67%) Content Management
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) OO PHP
7 2 (6.67%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) Build Automation
8 1 (3.33%) Online Marketing
8 1 (3.33%) OOP
8 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) TDD
8 1 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) PHP
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) KVM
1 3 (10.00%) Xen
2 1 (3.33%) Gluster
2 1 (3.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (36.67%) Puppet
2 7 (23.33%) Check_MK
2 7 (23.33%) Nagios
3 2 (6.67%) Ansible
4 1 (3.33%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Brocade
2 9 (30.00%) Citrix
2 9 (30.00%) Percona
2 9 (30.00%) Riverbed
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Palo Alto
3 7 (23.33%) Perforce
4 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.33%) Zend
6 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (10.00%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Facebook
7 1 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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