Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a LAMP Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1056 1078 1030
Rank change year-on-year +22 -48 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 77 126 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.073% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77 120 172
UK median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,175 £28,750
90th Percentile £54,000 £57,750 £58,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +6.67%

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 153,074 172,554 178,525
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.04% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 122,874 138,839 149,066
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for LAMP Developer in the UK

LAMP Developer
Top 10 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 11 December 2018. 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 +2 77 £40,000 +14.29% 11
UK excluding London +11 63 £40,000 +14.29% 11
South West +39 34 £40,000 +14.29% 8
South East +9 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
London +56 14 £42,500 -22.73%
Yorkshire +37 5 £42,500 +25.93%
North of England +32 5 £42,500 +36.00% 1
Midlands +2 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
West Midlands -16 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East of England +21 2 £37,500 +15.38%

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 77 (100.00%) PHP
1 77 (100.00%) LAMP
2 57 (74.03%) JavaScript
3 50 (64.94%) MySQL
4 41 (53.25%) Linux
5 40 (51.95%) HTML
6 33 (42.86%) CSS
7 30 (38.96%) Apache
7 30 (38.96%) MVC
8 29 (37.66%) jQuery
8 29 (37.66%) Amazon AWS
9 26 (33.77%) REST
10 25 (32.47%) Git (software)
10 25 (32.47%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (29.87%) WordPress
11 23 (29.87%) Web Development
12 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (27.27%) Web Services
13 20 (25.97%) CMS
14 19 (24.68%) OOP
14 19 (24.68%) Greenfield Project
15 17 (22.08%) Node.js
16 15 (19.48%) Serverless
16 15 (19.48%) Creative Problem-Solving
16 15 (19.48%) Microservices
16 15 (19.48%) eZ Publish
16 15 (19.48%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (19.48%) MEAN Stack
17 14 (18.18%) Laravel
18 13 (16.88%) SQL

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 30 (38.96%) Apache
2 23 (29.87%) WordPress
3 20 (25.97%) CMS
4 15 (19.48%) eZ Publish
5 10 (12.99%) nginx
6 5 (6.49%) ColdFusion
7 4 (5.19%) Drupal
7 4 (5.19%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (5.19%) Kentico
8 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (37.66%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (19.48%) AWS Lambda
2 15 (19.48%) Serverless
3 11 (14.29%) SaaS
4 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (64.94%) MySQL
2 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) QlikView
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (32.47%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Subversion
3 5 (6.49%) Ant
3 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.49%) Liquibase
3 5 (6.49%) Mercurial
3 5 (6.49%) PHPUnit
4 3 (3.90%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) LAMP
2 40 (51.95%) HTML
3 33 (42.86%) CSS
4 29 (37.66%) jQuery
5 26 (33.77%) REST
6 21 (27.27%) Web Services
7 17 (22.08%) Node.js
8 15 (19.48%) MEAN Stack
9 14 (18.18%) Laravel
10 12 (15.58%) Sass
10 12 (15.58%) Yii
11 11 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
12 10 (12.99%) SOAP
13 8 (10.39%) Django
13 8 (10.39%) Symfony
13 8 (10.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (9.09%) AngularJS
15 6 (7.79%) Ajax
15 6 (7.79%) LESS
16 4 (5.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (11.69%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) iPad
5 3 (3.90%) Fintech
6 2 (2.60%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.60%) NHS
6 2 (2.60%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.30%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 41 (53.25%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Unix
3 2 (2.60%) CentOS
3 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) MVC
2 25 (32.47%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (29.87%) Web Development
4 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (24.68%) OOP
6 15 (19.48%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 15 (19.48%) Microservices
7 12 (15.58%) Front End Development
8 11 (14.29%) OO
9 9 (11.69%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.39%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.79%) B2B
11 6 (7.79%) B2C
11 6 (7.79%) DevOps
11 6 (7.79%) Information Security
11 6 (7.79%) OO PHP
11 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (7.79%) TDD
11 6 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) PHP
2 57 (74.03%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.88%) SQL
4 12 (15.58%) C#
5 8 (10.39%) Python
6 7 (9.09%) Java
7 5 (6.49%) C++
8 2 (2.60%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Ansible
1 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) VMware
2 6 (7.79%) Zend
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Freshdesk
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat