LAMP Jobs in the UK excluding London

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 26 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 587 603 498
Rank change year-on-year +16 -105 -173
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 168 147 413
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.23% 0.25% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.16% 0.91% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 150 123 348
10th Percentile £28,850 £27,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £34,375 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £87,750 £93,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +17.65%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 14,442 16,074 23,816
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 19.68% 27.48% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10,407 8,902 14,327
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £34,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £69,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £64,875
% change year-on-year -11.11% +4.05% +17.95%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in the UK excluding London

LAMP
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAMP in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for LAMP in the UK excluding London

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAMP in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for LAMP in the UK excluding London

LAMP
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
Jobs
South West +19 59 £37,500 -16.67% 3
South East -10 36 £52,500 +31.25% 6
Midlands 0 27 £52,500 +23.53% 1
East of England +19 25 £50,000 -20.00%
East Midlands - 20 £52,500 -
North of England +24 18 £38,000 -15.56% 4
North West -12 10 £26,000 -42.22% 2
Yorkshire +77 8 £38,500 +10.00% 2
West Midlands +3 7 - - 1
Scotland - 2 £65,000 -
Wales +11 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (17.26%) Apache
2 27 (16.07%) WordPress
3 18 (10.71%) nginx
4 9 (5.36%) IIS
5 6 (3.57%) Drupal
5 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Exchange
6 4 (2.38%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.38%) CloudStack
6 4 (2.38%) ColdFusion
6 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.79%) CMS
8 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.60%) Confluence
9 1 (0.60%) Headless CMS
9 1 (0.60%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.60%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 10 (5.95%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.62%) AWS
2 11 (6.55%) SaaS
3 8 (4.76%) GCP
4 6 (3.57%) Azure
5 5 (2.98%) npm
6 4 (2.38%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (2.38%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (1.19%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.19%) Cloudflare
7 2 (1.19%) Entra ID
7 2 (1.19%) GitHub
7 2 (1.19%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.19%) OpenDNS
8 1 (0.60%) Datadog
8 1 (0.60%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.60%) Discord
8 1 (0.60%) Figma
8 1 (0.60%) Slack
8 1 (0.60%) Wix.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.95%) SAN
2 8 (4.76%) NAS
3 6 (3.57%) DNS
3 6 (3.57%) Firewall
3 6 (3.57%) iSCSI
3 6 (3.57%) VLAN
3 6 (3.57%) VPN
4 4 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (2.38%) Wireless
5 2 (1.19%) DHCP
5 2 (1.19%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.19%) FTP
5 2 (1.19%) HSRP
5 2 (1.19%) IPsec
5 2 (1.19%) OSPF
5 2 (1.19%) RIP
5 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.19%) VRRP
5 2 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.19%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (67.26%) MySQL
2 10 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.57%) Big Data
3 6 (3.57%) MariaDB
4 5 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.19%) phpMyAdmin
6 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 57 (33.93%) Git
2 17 (10.12%) JIRA
3 10 (5.95%) Subversion
4 6 (3.57%) PHPUnit
5 5 (2.98%) webpack
6 4 (2.38%) Selenium
7 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.60%) GitLab
General
1 24 (14.29%) Retail
2 18 (10.71%) Finance
3 16 (9.52%) Social Skills
4 10 (5.95%) Banking
4 10 (5.95%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.98%) Tech for Good
5 5 (2.98%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.38%) Health Technology
7 3 (1.79%) Marketing
8 2 (1.19%) Law
8 2 (1.19%) Legal
9 1 (0.60%) Agriculture
9 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 109 (64.88%) Developer
2 67 (39.88%) PHP Developer
3 41 (24.40%) Web Developer
4 29 (17.26%) Senior
5 26 (15.48%) Software Engineer
6 25 (14.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 23 (13.69%) Senior Developer
8 20 (11.90%) PHP Software Engineer
8 20 (11.90%) PHP Web Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Full Stack PHP Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (4.17%) Backend Developer
11 6 (3.57%) Development Manager
11 6 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.57%) Lead
12 5 (2.98%) Development Team Leader
12 5 (2.98%) Junior
12 5 (2.98%) Software Development Manager
12 5 (2.98%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (60.71%) HTML
2 99 (58.93%) CSS
3 96 (57.14%) Laravel
4 64 (38.10%) jQuery
5 45 (26.79%) Web Services
6 32 (19.05%) Vue
7 29 (17.26%) RESTful
8 27 (16.07%) HTML5
9 24 (14.29%) Symfony
10 21 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
11 16 (9.52%) Sass
12 15 (8.93%) React
13 14 (8.33%) REST
13 14 (8.33%) SOAP
14 10 (5.95%) CSS3
15 8 (4.76%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.76%) XHTML
15 8 (4.76%) XML
16 7 (4.17%) SVG
17 5 (2.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.36%) Legacy Systems
2 8 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.17%) Animation
3 7 (4.17%) Video Editing
4 5 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.38%) Replication
6 2 (1.19%) iPhone
6 2 (1.19%) PKI
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) Product Ownership
7 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 56 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (8.93%) Windows
3 7 (4.17%) Ubuntu
4 6 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.38%) VMS
5 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (58.93%) OOP
2 74 (44.05%) MVC
3 50 (29.76%) Web Development
4 33 (19.64%) CRM
4 33 (19.64%) Software Engineering
5 31 (18.45%) Full Stack Development
6 23 (13.69%) Agile
6 23 (13.69%) E-Commerce
7 19 (11.31%) Mentoring
8 18 (10.71%) OO
8 18 (10.71%) TDD
9 16 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
10 15 (8.93%) Project Management
11 10 (5.95%) DevOps
11 10 (5.95%) Fintech
12 9 (5.36%) Migration
12 9 (5.36%) User Experience
13 8 (4.76%) Microservices
13 8 (4.76%) Test Automation
14 7 (4.17%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 152 (90.48%) PHP
2 94 (55.95%) JavaScript
3 19 (11.31%) SQL
4 13 (7.74%) Python
5 11 (6.55%) Java
6 7 (4.17%) Kotlin
7 5 (2.98%) Go
8 4 (2.38%) CFML
8 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.19%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.60%) C
10 1 (0.60%) C#
10 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.19%) Degree
2 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 29 (17.26%) Docker
2 6 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.38%) vSphere
4 2 (1.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (1.19%) pfSense
4 2 (1.19%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (5.36%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.57%) cPanel
3 5 (2.98%) Plesk
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.38%) SCCM
5 2 (1.19%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.19%) Puppet
6 1 (0.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (7.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.76%) VMware
3 7 (4.17%) Adobe
4 6 (3.57%) Aruba
4 6 (3.57%) Twitter
4 6 (3.57%) Veeam
5 4 (2.38%) Google
5 4 (2.38%) Palo Alto
5 4 (2.38%) ProCurve
5 4 (2.38%) Synology
5 4 (2.38%) Zerto
6 2 (1.19%) Acronis
6 2 (1.19%) Cisco
6 2 (1.19%) Citrix
6 2 (1.19%) HP
6 2 (1.19%) SonicWALL
6 2 (1.19%) Sophos
6 2 (1.19%) Veritas
7 1 (0.60%) Salesforce