Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 76 64
Rank change year-on-year +32 -12 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 33 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.09% 0.88% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.79% 2.55% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 40
Sheffield median annual salary £41,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,250 £21,075
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,500 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +33.33%

LAMP 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 Sheffield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 337 353 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 41.81% 34.61% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 293 326 432
Sheffield median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Sheffield

LAMP
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Sheffield

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Sheffield over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 28 (84.85%) PHP
2 21 (63.64%) Linux
3 15 (45.45%) MySQL
4 14 (42.42%) Apache
4 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (39.39%) SOAP
6 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 11 (33.33%) XML
7 11 (33.33%) REST
8 10 (30.30%) DevOps
8 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (30.30%) WSDL
8 10 (30.30%) MVC
8 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
9 9 (27.27%) TDD
9 9 (27.27%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (24.24%) Puppet
11 7 (21.21%) OO
11 7 (21.21%) Ruby
12 6 (18.18%) CentOS
12 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (18.18%) Web Operations
13 5 (15.15%) Docker
13 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (15.15%) Node.js
13 5 (15.15%) Google
13 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
13 5 (15.15%) OOP
14 4 (12.12%) CSS

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 14 (42.42%) Apache
2 4 (12.12%) nginx
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (3.03%) Intranet
3 1 (3.03%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) Redis
3 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.06%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.03%) OpenStack Swift
5 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (12.12%) PHP Software Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) SOAP
2 11 (33.33%) REST
2 11 (33.33%) XML
3 10 (30.30%) WSDL
4 5 (15.15%) Node.js
5 4 (12.12%) CSS
5 4 (12.12%) HTML
5 4 (12.12%) Laravel
6 3 (9.09%) Phalcon
6 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (6.06%) gRPC
7 2 (6.06%) jQuery
7 2 (6.06%) JSON
7 2 (6.06%) Symfony
8 1 (3.03%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.06%) Fintech
4 1 (3.03%) iPhone
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) CentOS
2 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) DevOps
2 10 (30.30%) MVC
2 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
3 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) OO
5 6 (18.18%) Web Operations
6 5 (15.15%) OOP
6 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
7 4 (12.12%) Service Management
8 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) Web Development
9 2 (6.06%) API Integration
9 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
9 2 (6.06%) Kanban
9 2 (6.06%) SOLID
9 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) PHP
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) Ruby
5 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.12%) Perl
5 4 (12.12%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (24.24%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) Ansible
2 4 (12.12%) Kubernetes
2 4 (12.12%) Terraform
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Google
2 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.12%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian