Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 84 83
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1 +22
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 10 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.83% 1.78% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.98% 3.23% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 14
Staffordshire median annual salary £34,750 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.82% +57.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £29,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £40,000 £57,500 £43,800
West Midlands median annual salary £34,750 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.33% +15.38% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 506 681 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 41.99% 55.05% 46.28%
Number of salaries quoted 421 613 500
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Staffordshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Staffordshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Staffordshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Lichfield -1 7 £35,000 +12.90%
Stoke-on-Trent +21 2 £25,000 -56.52%
LAMP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) MySQL
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) Laravel
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Web Development
7 2 (20.00%) Ruby
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Apache
7 2 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) Sass
7 2 (20.00%) LESS
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (20.00%) Zurb Foundation
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) Node.js
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) Microservices
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) ES6
7 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (20.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 2 (20.00%) Webhook
8 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (40.00%) LAMP Developer
3 4 (40.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Laravel
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) LESS
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 2 (20.00%) Sass
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 2 (20.00%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Webhook
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) ES6
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby