The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 2.67% - 14.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% - 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Median salary £42,500 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £47,350
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.65% +1.33%  

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 54 36 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 72.00% 76.60% 79.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 48
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford citing LAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Stafford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Stafford

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Stafford region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Laravel
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) WordPress
3 2 (40.00%) Magento
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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 2 (40.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior MySQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Flex
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet