Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 44 73
Rank change year-on-year -26 +29 -27
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 45 70 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.16% 5.27% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.29% 12.87% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 54
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +16.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £48,750 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +17.65%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 715 544 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 50.28% 40.93% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 662 516 560
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Southampton

LAMP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Southampton

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Southampton region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 44 (97.78%) PHP
2 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
3 30 (66.67%) Linux
4 29 (64.44%) HTML
5 28 (62.22%) CSS
6 26 (57.78%) SQL
7 23 (51.11%) OO
7 23 (51.11%) MVC
7 23 (51.11%) Git (software)
8 22 (48.89%) OOP
9 20 (44.44%) Subversion
10 18 (40.00%) TDD
10 18 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (40.00%) SDLC
10 18 (40.00%) PHP 7
11 17 (37.78%) Zend
12 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (31.11%) MySQL
13 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
13 13 (28.89%) HTML5
13 13 (28.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (22.22%) Laravel
14 10 (22.22%) Web Development
15 9 (20.00%) CMS
15 9 (20.00%) Apache
15 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
15 9 (20.00%) Symfony
16 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
16 8 (17.78%) Behat
16 8 (17.78%) Twitter

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 9 (20.00%) Apache
1 9 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (11.11%) GitHub
3 5 (11.11%) SaaS
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.67%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) FTP
2 3 (6.67%) SMTP
2 3 (6.67%) SSH
2 3 (6.67%) Telnet
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (31.11%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (51.11%) Git (software)
2 20 (44.44%) Subversion
3 3 (6.67%) git-flow
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (11.11%) Advertising
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) French Language
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Developer
2 27 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Lead PHP Developer
4 8 (17.78%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Lead Architect
7 4 (8.89%) PHP Architect
7 4 (8.89%) PHP Technical Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Senior PHP Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) HTML
2 28 (62.22%) CSS
3 13 (28.89%) HTML5
3 13 (28.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (22.22%) Laravel
5 9 (20.00%) Symfony
6 8 (17.78%) Behat
6 8 (17.78%) XHTML
7 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.89%) CSS3
8 3 (6.67%) Ajax
8 3 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (4.44%) jQuery
10 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) BBC
2 5 (11.11%) Blog
2 5 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 5 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) CentOS
2 5 (11.11%) Fedora
3 4 (8.89%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) FreeBSD
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) MVC
1 23 (51.11%) OO
2 22 (48.89%) OOP
3 18 (40.00%) SDLC
3 18 (40.00%) TDD
4 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
6 10 (22.22%) Web Development
7 8 (17.78%) OO PHP
7 8 (17.78%) Scrum
7 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
9 5 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
9 5 (11.11%) Line Management
9 5 (11.11%) Prototyping
9 5 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
10 4 (8.89%) Pair Programming
10 4 (8.89%) Refactoring
10 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) PHP
2 34 (75.56%) JavaScript
3 26 (57.78%) SQL
4 18 (40.00%) PHP 7
5 7 (15.56%) Python
6 4 (8.89%) PHP 5
7 3 (6.67%) Go
7 3 (6.67%) Perl
8 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.44%) Java
8 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) RHCE
1 3 (6.67%) RHCSA
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Docker
2 3 (6.67%) Postfix
2 3 (6.67%) Sendmail
2 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Zend
2 8 (17.78%) Sony
2 8 (17.78%) Twitter
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft