Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a LAMP Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1084 1016 1059
Rank change year-on-year -68 +43 -243
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 127 206 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 121 182 248
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £25,875
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP Developer in the UK

LAMP Developer
Top 13 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 24 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
England -34 126 £37,500 -8.54% 8
UK excluding London +26 101 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Midlands +34 35 £37,500 +15.38% 2
West Midlands +21 34 £36,250 +11.54% 1
South East +23 26 £40,000 -5.88% 3
London -49 26 £55,000 +10.00%
South West +23 13 £35,000 -8.50% 1
North of England +16 13 £32,500 -4.41% 2
East of England +15 13 £33,000 +1.54%
North West -21 7 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Yorkshire +27 6 £35,000 +11.11%
East Midlands +28 1 £40,000 +18.52% 1
Scotland - 1 £37,500 -

LAMP Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, LAMP Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring LAMP Developer in the job title.

1 122 (96.06%) LAMP
1 122 (96.06%) PHP
2 97 (76.38%) MySQL
3 94 (74.02%) JavaScript
4 84 (66.14%) HTML
5 74 (58.27%) CSS
6 70 (55.12%) MVC
7 56 (44.09%) Web Development
8 49 (38.58%) Linux
9 44 (34.65%) Laravel
10 39 (30.71%) Apache
11 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (24.41%) jQuery
13 30 (23.62%) Symfony
14 28 (22.05%) Git (software)
15 23 (18.11%) Front End Development
16 21 (16.54%) AngularJS
17 20 (15.75%) Line Management
17 20 (15.75%) Software Engineering
18 19 (14.96%) CakePHP
18 19 (14.96%) Project Management
18 19 (14.96%) Greenfield Project
19 18 (14.17%) Degree
19 18 (14.17%) Computer Science
20 17 (13.39%) Zend
20 17 (13.39%) CodeIgniter
20 17 (13.39%) Scrum
21 16 (12.60%) XML
21 16 (12.60%) Drupal
22 15 (11.81%) OOP

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 39 (30.71%) Apache
2 16 (12.60%) Drupal
3 5 (3.94%) CMS
4 4 (3.15%) nginx
4 4 (3.15%) WordPress
5 1 (0.79%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) Moodle
5 1 (0.79%) Movable Type
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) GitHub
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (76.38%) MySQL
2 6 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.36%) MariaDB
3 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.79%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (22.05%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.09%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.30%) Subversion
4 4 (3.15%) gulp
4 4 (3.15%) JIRA
4 4 (3.15%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.15%) Travis CI
5 3 (2.36%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.36%) JSUnit
5 3 (2.36%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.57%) Grunt
6 2 (1.57%) Phabricator
6 2 (1.57%) Selenium
6 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.57%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 14 (11.02%) Marketing
2 9 (7.09%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Multimedia
3 8 (6.30%) Banking
4 6 (4.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.94%) Advertising
5 5 (3.94%) Retail
6 3 (2.36%) Games
7 2 (1.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (96.06%) LAMP
2 84 (66.14%) HTML
3 74 (58.27%) CSS
4 44 (34.65%) Laravel
5 31 (24.41%) jQuery
6 30 (23.62%) Symfony
7 21 (16.54%) AngularJS
8 19 (14.96%) CakePHP
9 17 (13.39%) CodeIgniter
10 16 (12.60%) XML
11 13 (10.24%) HTML5
11 13 (10.24%) REST
12 12 (9.45%) Ajax
13 11 (8.66%) .NET
14 10 (7.87%) React
14 10 (7.87%) Sass
14 10 (7.87%) SOAP
15 9 (7.09%) .NET Framework
15 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET
15 9 (7.09%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.96%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (14.17%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.72%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.36%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Arduino
7 1 (0.79%) Blog
7 1 (0.79%) BYOD
7 1 (0.79%) iPad
7 1 (0.79%) PMI
7 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.79%) VLE
7 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 49 (38.58%) Linux
2 11 (8.66%) Windows
3 10 (7.87%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.09%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) CentOS
5 1 (0.79%) Debian
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (55.12%) MVC
2 56 (44.09%) Web Development
3 36 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (18.11%) Front End Development
5 20 (15.75%) Line Management
5 20 (15.75%) Software Engineering
6 19 (14.96%) Project Management
7 17 (13.39%) Scrum
8 15 (11.81%) OOP
9 11 (8.66%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.66%) Kanban
10 9 (7.09%) OO
10 9 (7.09%) UML
11 7 (5.51%) TDD
12 6 (4.72%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.94%) OOD
14 4 (3.15%) BDD
14 4 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (3.15%) Lead Generation
14 4 (3.15%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 122 (96.06%) PHP
2 94 (74.02%) JavaScript
3 12 (9.45%) SQL
4 10 (7.87%) C#
5 9 (7.09%) PHP 7
6 5 (3.94%) Java
6 5 (3.94%) PHP 5
7 3 (2.36%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.57%) Perl
8 2 (1.57%) PHP 4
8 2 (1.57%) Python
9 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.79%) ES6
9 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (14.17%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (13.39%) Zend
2 2 (1.57%) Sencha
3 1 (0.79%) Blackboard
3 1 (0.79%) Google
3 1 (0.79%) Plumtree