Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 81 67
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 31 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.80% 0.70% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.61% 2.02% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 33
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +12.90% +32.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £39,375 £19,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,875 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

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 360 347 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 44.12% 34.49% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 322 319 387
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,200 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,200 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 26 (83.87%) PHP
2 23 (74.19%) Linux
3 15 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (45.16%) DevOps
4 14 (45.16%) MySQL
4 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Apache
5 11 (35.48%) CentOS
5 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (35.48%) Web Operations
6 10 (32.26%) Google
7 8 (25.81%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) SOAP
7 8 (25.81%) Ruby
8 7 (22.58%) Puppet
8 7 (22.58%) Node.js
8 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (22.58%) Redis
8 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
9 6 (19.35%) TDD
9 6 (19.35%) XML
9 6 (19.35%) WSDL
9 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
9 6 (19.35%) REST
9 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
9 6 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (16.13%) OO
10 5 (16.13%) MVC
11 4 (12.90%) Internet

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 11 (35.48%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) MySQL
2 7 (22.58%) Redis
3 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
1 6 (19.35%) WebOps Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Site Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.90%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) SOAP
2 7 (22.58%) Node.js
3 6 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (19.35%) REST
3 6 (19.35%) WSDL
3 6 (19.35%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) gRPC
4 2 (6.45%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) Laravel
5 1 (3.23%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.23%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) CentOS
2 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps
2 11 (35.48%) Web Operations
3 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) MVC
5 5 (16.13%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Service Management
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) OOP
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Content Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Kanban
8 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) SOLID
8 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) PHP
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.81%) Ruby
3 8 (25.81%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.90%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Ansible
3 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
3 3 (9.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Google
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Zend