The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 238 224
Rank change year-on-year -34 -14  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1076 1433 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.21% 1.46% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.95% 3.74% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1331 1439
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36421 38335 41712
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.85% 38.93% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30573 33333 35674
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing LAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in the UK

LAMP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for LAMP in the UK

LAMP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in the UK

LAMP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -43 993 £42,500 - 192
London -40 385 £55,000 +4.76% 62
South East -106 144 £42,500 - 38
North West +23 115 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Yorkshire -5 99 £40,000 +14.28% 18
South West -15 90 £37,500 +2.04% 18
Manchester +16 84 £40,000 +23.07% 6
West Midlands +4 77 £32,500 +4.83% 20
West Yorkshire +28 67 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Hampshire -12 58 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Leeds +15 50 £50,000 +42.85% 8
City of London -25 47 £55,000 - 13
East of England -34 47 £35,000 -12.50% 10
East Midlands +12 34 £25,000 -37.50% 11
Bristol -30 31 £34,000 -2.85% 6
Berkshire -53 29 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Scotland +11 28 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Gloucestershire +12 26 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Birmingham +3 23 £32,500 +3.17% 5
Hertfordshire +2 23 £35,000 -41.66% 2
Surrey -19 23 £57,500 +27.77% 10
Edinburgh -2 19 £39,000 +4.00% 1
North Yorkshire -1 18 £29,500 -15.71% 3
Cheshire -17 17 £40,000 - 5
Leicestershire +25 16 £25,000 -26.47% 1
Harrogate +12 16 £29,250 -15.82% 2
Leicester +22 15 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 15 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -12 15 £45,000 -
Southampton +7 14 £42,500 +21.42% 3

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for LAMP.

1 1729 (79.17%) PHP
2 1661 (76.05%) MySQL
3 1384 (63.37%) Linux
4 1175 (53.80%) JavaScript
5 1127 (51.60%) HTML
6 1090 (49.91%) CSS
7 992 (45.42%) Apache
8 733 (33.56%) Git (software)
9 619 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
10 612 (28.02%) jQuery
11 602 (27.56%) Web Development
12 501 (22.94%) MVC
13 427 (19.55%) HTML5
14 425 (19.46%) DevOps
15 414 (18.96%) Python
16 378 (17.31%) Laravel
17 367 (16.80%) OOP
18 365 (16.71%) Amazon AWS
19 361 (16.53%) Bash Shell
20 353 (16.16%) AngularJS
21 340 (15.57%) OO
22 339 (15.52%) Symfony
23 327 (14.97%) E-Commerce
24 324 (14.84%) Puppet
25 320 (14.65%) SQL
26 299 (13.69%) Zend
27 289 (13.23%) Java
28 278 (12.73%) Windows
29 277 (12.68%) LEMP Stack
30 272 (12.45%) Web Services

LAMP
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
1 992 (45.42%) Apache
2 239 (10.94%) nginx
3 194 (8.88%) Drupal
4 187 (8.56%) WordPress
5 181 (8.29%) CMS
6 162 (7.42%) Tomcat
7 135 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
8 104 (4.76%) IIS
9 86 (3.94%) OpenStack
10 50 (2.29%) JBoss
11 31 (1.42%) WebSphere
12 30 (1.37%) Apache Solr
12 30 (1.37%) Apache Spark
13 24 (1.10%) WebLogic
14 21 (0.96%) Jetty
14 21 (0.96%) MS Exchange
15 20 (0.92%) Confluence
16 17 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
16 17 (0.78%) Moodle
17 16 (0.73%) CloudStack
Applications
1 36 (1.65%) Photoshop
2 17 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.18%) InDesign
7 2 (0.092%) HipChat
8 1 (0.046%) GIMP
8 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 128 (5.86%) Magento
2 32 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.27%) Shopify
6 3 (0.14%) Exchequer
6 3 (0.14%) OpenCart
6 3 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.092%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.092%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.092%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 365 (16.71%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (5.31%) SaaS
3 99 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 87 (3.98%) Amazon S3
5 84 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 76 (3.48%) GitHub
7 42 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 42 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 39 (1.79%) PaaS
9 35 (1.60%) IaaS
10 29 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 26 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
12 22 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 20 (0.92%) Google Analytics
14 18 (0.82%) Office 365
15 16 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
16 15 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 14 (0.64%) Route 53
18 9 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
19 8 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 140 (6.41%) DNS
2 138 (6.32%) Firewall
3 126 (5.77%) TCP/IP
4 90 (4.12%) Internet
5 74 (3.39%) HTTP
6 63 (2.88%) VPN
7 61 (2.79%) SSH
8 58 (2.66%) SAN
9 51 (2.34%) WAN
10 45 (2.06%) DHCP
11 44 (2.01%) VoIP
12 42 (1.92%) LAN
13 37 (1.69%) LDAP
14 35 (1.60%) iSCSI
15 34 (1.56%) SSL
16 30 (1.37%) SMTP
17 25 (1.14%) SNMP
17 25 (1.14%) VLAN
18 24 (1.10%) HTTPS
19 22 (1.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1661 (76.05%) MySQL
2 190 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 148 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 135 (6.18%) NoSQL
5 132 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
6 114 (5.22%) Relational Database
7 83 (3.80%) Redis
8 74 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
9 73 (3.34%) MariaDB
10 51 (2.34%) Hadoop
11 48 (2.20%) Big Data
12 31 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
13 26 (1.19%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.64%) Couchbase
15 13 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (0.60%) HBase
16 12 (0.55%) Data Mining
16 12 (0.55%) InfluxDB
17 11 (0.50%) MemSQL
17 11 (0.50%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 733 (33.56%) Git (software)
2 242 (11.08%) Jenkins
3 198 (9.07%) Subversion
4 108 (4.95%) JIRA
5 88 (4.03%) gulp
6 85 (3.89%) PHPUnit
7 65 (2.98%) Grunt
7 65 (2.98%) Vagrant
8 42 (1.92%) Selenium
9 39 (1.79%) GitLab
10 38 (1.74%) Maven
11 36 (1.65%) PhantomJS
11 36 (1.65%) webpack
12 32 (1.47%) TeamCity
13 27 (1.24%) JUnit
14 26 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 26 (1.19%) JMeter
15 24 (1.10%) Travis CI
16 20 (0.92%) Bitbucket
17 16 (0.73%) WebDriver
General
1 214 (9.80%) Marketing
2 180 (8.24%) Finance
3 81 (3.71%) Games
4 67 (3.07%) Retail
5 53 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 52 (2.38%) Advertising
7 43 (1.97%) Banking
8 28 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.10%) Legal
10 23 (1.05%) Back Office
11 17 (0.78%) Electronics
12 11 (0.50%) Publishing
13 7 (0.32%) Automotive
13 7 (0.32%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.32%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.23%) French Language
15 5 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.14%) German Language
16 3 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 1459 (66.80%) Developer
2 1042 (47.71%) PHP Developer
3 322 (14.74%) Senior Developer
4 309 (14.15%) Web Developer
5 243 (11.13%) LAMP Developer
6 230 (10.53%) Senior PHP Developer
7 209 (9.57%) PHP Web Developer
8 199 (9.11%) JavaScript Developer
9 198 (9.07%) Administrator
10 189 (8.65%) Systems Administrator
11 176 (8.06%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 166 (7.60%) DevOps Engineer
13 158 (7.23%) Linux Administrator
14 153 (7.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 129 (5.91%) Linux Engineer
15 129 (5.91%) MySQL Developer
16 123 (5.63%) HTML Developer
17 120 (5.49%) Software Developer
18 118 (5.40%) Lead Developer
19 117 (5.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1127 (51.60%) HTML
2 1090 (49.91%) CSS
3 612 (28.02%) jQuery
4 427 (19.55%) HTML5
5 378 (17.31%) Laravel
6 353 (16.16%) AngularJS
7 339 (15.52%) Symfony
8 277 (12.68%) LEMP Stack
9 272 (12.45%) Web Services
10 216 (9.89%) XML
11 213 (9.75%) CSS3
12 198 (9.07%) Ajax
13 192 (8.79%) Node.js
14 169 (7.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 152 (6.96%) SOAP
16 149 (6.82%) RESTful
17 148 (6.78%) JSON
18 146 (6.68%) REST
19 137 (6.27%) Sass
20 134 (6.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 165 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 154 (7.05%) User Experience
3 137 (6.27%) Linux Command Line
4 108 (4.95%) Mobile App
5 106 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 87 (3.98%) iPad
7 62 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
8 57 (2.61%) Fintech
9 53 (2.43%) Data Centre
10 41 (1.88%) Replication
11 28 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (0.92%) Clustering
13 18 (0.82%) BBC
13 18 (0.82%) e-Learning
13 18 (0.82%) Management Information System
14 17 (0.78%) Online Games
14 17 (0.78%) Private Cloud
15 14 (0.64%) Algorithms
15 14 (0.64%) Public Cloud
16 12 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1384 (63.37%) Linux
2 278 (12.73%) Windows
3 215 (9.84%) CentOS
4 154 (7.05%) Ubuntu
5 142 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 142 (6.50%) Unix
6 108 (4.95%) Debian
7 92 (4.21%) Windows Server
8 74 (3.39%) Android
9 72 (3.30%) Apple iOS
10 32 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (1.01%) Mac OS X
13 18 (0.82%) Fedora
14 12 (0.55%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.41%) VMS
16 7 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.32%) Solaris
17 3 (0.14%) SUSE
17 3 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
2 602 (27.56%) Web Development
3 501 (22.94%) MVC
4 425 (19.46%) DevOps
5 367 (16.80%) OOP
6 340 (15.57%) OO
7 327 (14.97%) E-Commerce
8 263 (12.04%) Software Engineering
9 246 (11.26%) Open Source
10 209 (9.57%) TDD
11 187 (8.56%) Scrum
12 176 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
13 154 (7.05%) Unit Testing
14 150 (6.87%) Front End Development
15 140 (6.41%) Configuration Management
15 140 (6.41%) OO PHP
16 128 (5.86%) Mentoring
17 95 (4.35%) SDLC
17 95 (4.35%) Test Automation
18 90 (4.12%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1729 (79.17%) PHP
2 1175 (53.80%) JavaScript
3 414 (18.96%) Python
4 361 (16.53%) Bash Shell
5 320 (14.65%) SQL
6 289 (13.23%) Java
7 269 (12.32%) Perl
8 199 (9.11%) Ruby
9 87 (3.98%) PHP 7
10 74 (3.39%) Shell Script
11 69 (3.16%) C#
12 65 (2.98%) PowerShell
13 63 (2.88%) PHP 5
14 43 (1.97%) C++
15 41 (1.88%) C
16 37 (1.69%) XPath
17 22 (1.01%) ES6
18 17 (0.78%) R
19 16 (0.73%) AWK
19 16 (0.73%) sed
Qualifications
1 184 (8.42%) Degree
2 94 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (0.46%) CCNA
8 9 (0.41%) RHCE
8 9 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (0.37%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.37%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.32%) RHCA
11 5 (0.23%) ISEB
11 5 (0.23%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.23%) RHCSA
12 4 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.14%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.14%) CCNP
13 3 (0.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.44%) QA
2 39 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.92%) SLA
5 10 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 9 (0.41%) GCP
6 9 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.37%) GDPR
8 5 (0.23%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 4 (0.18%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.14%) DICOM
10 3 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (0.14%) HL7
11 2 (0.092%) PMO
11 2 (0.092%) WCAG
12 1 (0.046%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.046%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.046%) MiFID
12 1 (0.046%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 244 (11.17%) Docker
2 129 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (3.25%) Varnish
4 61 (2.79%) Active Directory
5 44 (2.01%) Xen
6 39 (1.79%) Hyper-V
7 37 (1.69%) KVM
8 34 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
9 30 (1.37%) NFS
10 28 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (1.28%) vSphere
11 26 (1.19%) Samba
12 22 (1.01%) XenServer
13 20 (0.92%) VirtualBox
14 19 (0.87%) iptables
15 16 (0.73%) Postfix
16 15 (0.69%) vCloud
17 14 (0.64%) Squid
18 13 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 12 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 324 (14.84%) Puppet
2 245 (11.22%) Opscode Chef
3 186 (8.52%) Ansible
4 126 (5.77%) Nagios
5 43 (1.97%) HAProxy
6 38 (1.74%) Kubernetes
6 38 (1.74%) Terraform
7 35 (1.60%) Salt
8 27 (1.24%) Graphite
9 25 (1.14%) Cacti
10 23 (1.05%) logstash
11 22 (1.01%) Grafana
12 21 (0.96%) Icinga
12 21 (0.96%) ZABBIX
13 20 (0.92%) cPanel
14 19 (0.87%) SELinux
15 15 (0.69%) Packer
16 14 (0.64%) CFEngine
17 12 (0.55%) Check_MK
18 11 (0.50%) Munin
Vendors
1 299 (13.69%) Zend
2 179 (8.20%) VMware
3 170 (7.78%) Red Hat
4 106 (4.85%) Oracle
5 103 (4.72%) Microsoft
6 71 (3.25%) Google
7 45 (2.06%) Cisco
8 36 (1.65%) Citrix
9 29 (1.33%) SaltStack
10 23 (1.05%) New Relic
11 20 (0.92%) Rackspace
12 17 (0.78%) Sencha
13 16 (0.73%) Adobe
14 15 (0.69%) Apple
14 15 (0.69%) Palo Alto
15 14 (0.64%) Facebook
15 14 (0.64%) NetApp
15 14 (0.64%) Percona
16 13 (0.60%) Atlassian
16 13 (0.60%) Dell
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lydney, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Remote working available, Excellen
Posted: 4 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + pension + discretionary bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum bonus, 27 days holiday plus bank holiday,
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: From £41,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Coded People
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Cloudscope
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 2 + days remote working, great loc
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Catena Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 - £53000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday