Period
to 25 May 2019

The median annual salary for a LAMP Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Developer
UK
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1013 1095 927
Rank change year-on-year +82 -168 +119
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 83 91 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.052% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.054% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 77 90 229
UK median annual salary £47,500 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.02% -1.88% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,500 £62,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 139,312 167,603 163,128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.38% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 110,682 136,261 135,027
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,375 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

LAMP Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured LAMP Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP Developer in the UK

LAMP Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for LAMP Developer in the UK

LAMP Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP Developer over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for LAMP Developer in the UK

LAMP Developer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
England +87 79 £47,500 +23.38% 7
UK excluding London +59 67 £47,500 +35.71% 7
South East +47 32 £45,000 +16.13% 2
South West +45 28 £47,500 +5.56%
London +61 14 £55,000 -8.33%
East of England +80 4 £36,250 +9.85% 1
Scotland +16 2 £20,000 -50.00%
North of England +30 1 £42,500 +13.33% 2
North West +27 1 £42,500 +21.43% 1

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, LAMP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring LAMP Developer in the job title.

1 83 (100.00%) PHP
1 83 (100.00%) LAMP
2 71 (85.54%) MySQL
3 66 (79.52%) Linux
4 62 (74.70%) CSS
4 62 (74.70%) HTML
5 57 (68.67%) JavaScript
6 51 (61.45%) OOP
7 47 (56.63%) jQuery
8 42 (50.60%) MVC
8 42 (50.60%) Web Development
8 42 (50.60%) Web Services
9 39 (46.99%) OO
10 35 (42.17%) Apache
11 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
11 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (37.35%) OO PHP
12 31 (37.35%) Laravel
13 29 (34.94%) SaaS
13 29 (34.94%) REST
14 27 (32.53%) Yii
14 27 (32.53%) SOAP
15 26 (31.33%) Ajax
15 26 (31.33%) Git (software)
15 26 (31.33%) Mobile App
15 26 (31.33%) Mobile Application Development
16 25 (30.12%) Amazon AWS
16 25 (30.12%) SQL
17 23 (27.71%) Python
18 18 (21.69%) nginx

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 35 (42.17%) Apache
2 18 (21.69%) nginx
3 15 (18.07%) CMS
4 11 (13.25%) Drupal
5 6 (7.23%) WordPress
6 4 (4.82%) ColdFusion
7 2 (2.41%) eZ Publish
7 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.20%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (34.94%) SaaS
2 25 (30.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.41%) npm
3 2 (2.41%) Serverless
3 2 (2.41%) Yarn
4 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) SSH
1 2 (2.41%) SSL
1 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (85.54%) MySQL
2 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (31.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.02%) Subversion
3 2 (2.41%) webpack
4 1 (1.20%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (4.82%) Publishing
2 2 (2.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) LAMP
2 62 (74.70%) CSS
2 62 (74.70%) HTML
3 47 (56.63%) jQuery
4 42 (50.60%) Web Services
5 31 (37.35%) Laravel
6 29 (34.94%) REST
7 27 (32.53%) SOAP
7 27 (32.53%) Yii
8 26 (31.33%) Ajax
9 18 (21.69%) LEMP Stack
10 15 (18.07%) Django
11 14 (16.87%) Sass
12 13 (15.66%) CodeIgniter
13 6 (7.23%) Spring
14 4 (4.82%) Symfony
15 3 (3.61%) .NET
15 3 (3.61%) CSS3
15 3 (3.61%) Elastic Stack
15 3 (3.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.23%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.41%) Tandem
5 1 (1.20%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.20%) Fintech
5 1 (1.20%) NHS
5 1 (1.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 66 (79.52%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) CentOS
2 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (61.45%) OOP
2 42 (50.60%) MVC
2 42 (50.60%) Web Development
3 39 (46.99%) OO
4 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (37.35%) OO PHP
6 26 (31.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (9.64%) Front End Development
7 8 (9.64%) Microservices
7 8 (9.64%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (7.23%) IT Strategy
8 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.02%) TDD
10 4 (4.82%) Open Source
10 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.61%) Migration
11 3 (3.61%) Test Automation
12 2 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (2.41%) High Availability
12 2 (2.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) PHP
2 57 (68.67%) JavaScript
3 25 (30.12%) SQL
4 23 (27.71%) Python
5 8 (9.64%) Java
6 6 (7.23%) C
7 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.41%) C#
7 2 (2.41%) Go
8 1 (1.20%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.20%) PHP 7
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Docker
2 2 (2.41%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Ansible
1 2 (2.41%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) VMware
2 13 (15.66%) Zend
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle
4 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) Google
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.20%) Xero