Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 92 73
Rank change year-on-year +29 -19 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 32 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.94% 1.24% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.85% 3.34% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 37
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £23,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,375 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 467 509 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 42.88% 37.21% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 404 452 466
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £56,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in South Yorkshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for LAMP in South Yorkshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LAMP in South Yorkshire

LAMP
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +29 32 £45,000 -14.29% 1
LAMP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 27 (84.38%) PHP
2 24 (75.00%) Linux
3 15 (46.88%) DevOps
3 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (43.75%) MySQL
4 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (37.50%) Apache
6 11 (34.38%) Web Operations
6 11 (34.38%) CentOS
6 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (31.25%) Google
8 9 (28.13%) Ruby
8 9 (28.13%) SQL
9 8 (25.00%) SOAP
9 8 (25.00%) Puppet
9 8 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (21.88%) Redis
10 7 (21.88%) Node.js
10 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
11 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 6 (18.75%) XML
11 6 (18.75%) WSDL
11 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
11 6 (18.75%) REST
11 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
11 6 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (15.63%) Docker
12 5 (15.63%) OO

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (37.50%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) nginx
3 2 (6.25%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) Redis
3 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
1 6 (18.75%) WebOps Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Site Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) SOAP
2 7 (21.88%) Node.js
3 6 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (18.75%) REST
3 6 (18.75%) WSDL
3 6 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) gRPC
4 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) Laravel
5 1 (3.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) Fintech
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) CentOS
2 11 (34.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) DevOps
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Web Operations
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 6 (18.75%) TDD
6 5 (15.63%) MVC
6 5 (15.63%) OO
7 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 4 (12.50%) Service Management
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.38%) OOP
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Content Management
9 2 (6.25%) High Availability
9 2 (6.25%) Kanban
9 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) PHP
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 9 (28.13%) Ruby
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Perl
4 5 (15.63%) Python
5 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Ansible
2 4 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 4 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Google
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Zend