Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 2018 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 75 92
Rank change year-on-year +10 +17 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 24 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.55% 1.97% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% 4.85% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 9
Sheffield median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -23.81% +40.94%
South Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% -23.81% +41.89%

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 390 392 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 41.36% 40.71% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 346 366 400
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% -2.56% +11.43%

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 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing LAMP 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 20 (83.33%) PHP
2 16 (66.67%) Google
3 15 (62.50%) Linux
4 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (58.33%) CentOS
4 14 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (58.33%) DevOps
4 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (58.33%) Web Operations
4 14 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (33.33%) MySQL
6 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 8 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (33.33%) Redis
7 6 (25.00%) Node.js
7 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (25.00%) Ruby
8 5 (20.83%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 4 (16.67%) SOLID
9 4 (16.67%) SDLC
9 4 (16.67%) MVC
9 4 (16.67%) OOP
9 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 4 (16.67%) React
9 4 (16.67%) Laravel
9 4 (16.67%) Twitter
9 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 3 (12.50%) JIRA

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 1 (4.17%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
1 8 (33.33%) Redis
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (8.33%) Gradle
3 2 (8.33%) Grunt
3 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium
3 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) WebOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Site Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (25.00%) Node.js
3 5 (20.83%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.67%) Laravel
4 4 (16.67%) React
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) CentOS
2 14 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps
1 14 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
1 14 (58.33%) Web Operations
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) OOP
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) SOLID
5 3 (12.50%) Line Management
5 3 (12.50%) Release Management
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) OOD
6 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Decision-Making
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) PHP
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft