Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for LAPP Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAPP Stack over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAPP Stack (Linux, Apache, PostgreSQL, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1063 1060 986
Rank change year-on-year -3 -74 +32
Permanent jobs citing LAPP Stack 122 160 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.068% 0.086% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 90 136 262
UK median annual salary £57,500 £53,750 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.98% +4.88% -0.49%
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,625 £76,875 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +7.95% +22.22%

LAPP Stack 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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72301 72633 81312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.14% 39.07% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 60212 62893 69795
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

LAPP Stack
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing LAPP Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for LAPP Stack in the UK

LAPP Stack
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for LAPP Stack in the UK

LAPP Stack
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAPP Stack over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for LAPP Stack in the UK

LAPP Stack
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAPP Stack within the UK over the 6 months to 13 December 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 -5 113 £57,500 +4.55% 9
London -31 58 £70,000 +16.67% 2
UK excluding London +27 56 £49,000 +3.16% 7
North of England +14 29 £52,500 +45.83% 2
Yorkshire +32 20 £55,000 +29.41%
South East +26 13 £47,500 -2.56% 4
Midlands +18 9 £57,500 +53.33%
North West -19 9 £32,500 -9.72% 2
East Midlands - 5 £57,500 -
West Midlands +3 4 £39,250 +4.67%
South West -3 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Northern Ireland -23 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £39,000 -

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing LAPP Stack 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 LAPP Stack.

1 116 (95.08%) Linux
1 116 (95.08%) PostgreSQL
2 102 (83.61%) Apache
3 93 (76.23%) LAMP
4 91 (74.59%) Python
4 91 (74.59%) MySQL
5 54 (44.26%) Bash Shell
6 50 (40.98%) Puppet
6 50 (40.98%) Ruby
7 49 (40.16%) Git (software)
7 49 (40.16%) Unix
8 46 (37.70%) PHP
8 46 (37.70%) Ansible
9 43 (35.25%) Windows
10 41 (33.61%) Jenkins
11 40 (32.79%) Docker
12 39 (31.97%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (31.15%) DevOps
13 38 (31.15%) LEMP Stack
13 38 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
14 36 (29.51%) MongoDB
15 35 (28.69%) nginx
15 35 (28.69%) Perl
15 35 (28.69%) Configuration Management
16 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (27.05%) Microsoft Azure
17 32 (26.23%) Java
18 31 (25.41%) Opscode Chef
19 28 (22.95%) Hadoop
20 27 (22.13%) OpenStack

LAPP Stack
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
1 102 (83.61%) Apache
2 35 (28.69%) nginx
3 27 (22.13%) OpenStack
4 24 (19.67%) Tomcat
5 22 (18.03%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (17.21%) IIS
7 16 (13.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (13.11%) CloudStack
8 13 (10.66%) WordPress
9 11 (9.02%) JBoss
10 9 (7.38%) Confluence
11 7 (5.74%) Apache Spark
12 6 (4.92%) Drupal
13 4 (3.28%) CMS
14 3 (2.46%) lighttpd
15 2 (1.64%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
16 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
16 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
16 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) HipChat
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (31.15%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (27.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (18.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (9.84%) IaaS
5 6 (4.92%) GitHub
5 6 (4.92%) PaaS
6 5 (4.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (3.28%) SaaS
8 3 (2.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.46%) Loggly
8 3 (2.46%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.64%) Office 365
10 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.82%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.82%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.82%) Route 53
10 1 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.67%) Firewall
2 22 (18.03%) DNS
3 21 (17.21%) Internet
3 21 (17.21%) TCP/IP
4 12 (9.84%) Broadband
5 11 (9.02%) VLAN
6 9 (7.38%) HTTP
7 7 (5.74%) LDAP
8 6 (4.92%) DHCP
9 5 (4.10%) HTTPS
9 5 (4.10%) Kerberos
9 5 (4.10%) SSH
9 5 (4.10%) VPN
10 3 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.46%) SMS
11 2 (1.64%) IMAP
11 2 (1.64%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (1.64%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.64%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (95.08%) PostgreSQL
2 91 (74.59%) MySQL
3 36 (29.51%) MongoDB
4 28 (22.95%) Hadoop
5 22 (18.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (15.57%) MariaDB
6 19 (15.57%) Redis
7 13 (10.66%) Relational Database
8 10 (8.20%) SQLite
9 8 (6.56%) Big Data
10 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
11 5 (4.10%) Apache Hive
11 5 (4.10%) InfluxDB
11 5 (4.10%) NoSQL
12 3 (2.46%) HBase
12 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (1.64%) HSQLDB
13 2 (1.64%) Presto
14 1 (0.82%) Informix
Development Applications
1 49 (40.16%) Git (software)
2 41 (33.61%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (9.84%) JIRA
5 9 (7.38%) Subversion
6 7 (5.74%) Vagrant
7 6 (4.92%) JUnit
7 6 (4.92%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.10%) Gerrit
9 4 (3.28%) Maven
10 3 (2.46%) GCC
10 3 (2.46%) Grunt
10 3 (2.46%) JBehave
10 3 (2.46%) Ranorex
10 3 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (2.46%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.64%) Ant
11 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.82%) JMeter
12 1 (0.82%) Xcode
General
1 14 (11.48%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.46%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.46%) Banking
3 3 (2.46%) Marketing
4 1 (0.82%) Back Office
4 1 (0.82%) Billing
4 1 (0.82%) Games
4 1 (0.82%) Publishing
4 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (22.95%) Developer
2 21 (17.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (15.57%) Administrator
3 19 (15.57%) Linux Administrator
3 19 (15.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 19 (15.57%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (9.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (9.02%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (9.02%) Web Developer
6 9 (7.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 8 (6.56%) PHP Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Agile Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Lead Web Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Open Source Developer
9 6 (4.92%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Web Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (76.23%) LAMP
2 38 (31.15%) LEMP Stack
3 20 (16.39%) Web Services
4 18 (14.75%) Node.js
5 14 (11.48%) Sensu
6 13 (10.66%) AngularJS
7 11 (9.02%) REST
8 10 (8.20%) CSS
8 10 (8.20%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (8.20%) HTML
9 9 (7.38%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (6.56%) jQuery
10 8 (6.56%) Kafka
11 7 (5.74%) SOAP
11 7 (5.74%) Spring
12 6 (4.92%) CodeIgniter
12 6 (4.92%) Django
12 6 (4.92%) Hibernate
12 6 (4.92%) Laravel
12 6 (4.92%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.11%) Private Cloud
2 11 (9.02%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.20%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.74%) Replication
5 5 (4.10%) Fintech
5 5 (4.10%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.10%) Life Science
5 5 (4.10%) Wiki
6 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.28%) User Experience
6 4 (3.28%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.64%) Clustering
7 2 (1.64%) Marketing Technology
7 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) iPad
8 1 (0.82%) iPhone
8 1 (0.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 116 (95.08%) Linux
2 49 (40.16%) Unix
3 43 (35.25%) Windows
4 22 (18.03%) CentOS
5 11 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (8.20%) Debian
6 10 (8.20%) Ubuntu
7 9 (7.38%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.28%) Solaris
9 3 (2.46%) CoreOS
9 3 (2.46%) FreeBSD
9 3 (2.46%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.64%) Android
11 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.82%) Fedora
11 1 (0.82%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.97%) Continuous Integration
2 38 (31.15%) DevOps
3 35 (28.69%) Configuration Management
4 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.39%) Open Source
5 20 (16.39%) Software Engineering
5 20 (16.39%) Web Development
6 13 (10.66%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (9.84%) Mentoring
8 11 (9.02%) Line Management
9 10 (8.20%) TDD
9 10 (8.20%) Workflow
10 9 (7.38%) MVC
11 8 (6.56%) Release Management
11 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.56%) Statistics
12 7 (5.74%) Data Analysis
12 7 (5.74%) Load Balancing
12 7 (5.74%) Low Latency
12 7 (5.74%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 91 (74.59%) Python
2 54 (44.26%) Bash Shell
3 50 (40.98%) Ruby
4 46 (37.70%) PHP
5 35 (28.69%) Perl
6 32 (26.23%) Java
7 23 (18.85%) JavaScript
8 20 (16.39%) SQL
9 15 (12.30%) C++
10 6 (4.92%) C
10 6 (4.92%) Scala
11 5 (4.10%) Fortran
11 5 (4.10%) PHP 7
12 4 (3.28%) C#
12 4 (3.28%) Go
12 4 (3.28%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.46%) Bourne shell
13 3 (2.46%) Groovy
13 3 (2.46%) VC++
14 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (12.30%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.64%) CCNA
3 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.82%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.82%) RHCE
4 1 (0.82%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.30%) GCP
2 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.82%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (32.79%) Docker
2 19 (15.57%) Varnish
3 14 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.74%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.92%) KVM
5 6 (4.92%) LXC
6 5 (4.10%) HDFS
6 5 (4.10%) iptables
6 5 (4.10%) Samba
6 5 (4.10%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.28%) Xen
8 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
8 3 (2.46%) Postfix
8 3 (2.46%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.64%) Gluster
9 2 (1.64%) NFS
9 2 (1.64%) RHEV
9 2 (1.64%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.82%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 50 (40.98%) Puppet
2 46 (37.70%) Ansible
3 31 (25.41%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (18.03%) HAProxy
5 20 (16.39%) Kubernetes
5 20 (16.39%) ZABBIX
6 19 (15.57%) Nagios
7 15 (12.30%) Graphite
7 15 (12.30%) logstash
8 12 (9.84%) Graylog
9 9 (7.38%) Terraform
10 7 (5.74%) Cobbler
11 5 (4.10%) CFEngine
11 5 (4.10%) collectd
11 5 (4.10%) rkt
11 5 (4.10%) yum
12 3 (2.46%) Cacti
12 3 (2.46%) Packer
12 3 (2.46%) Salt
13 2 (1.64%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (16.39%) Red Hat
1 20 (16.39%) SaltStack
2 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) VMware
3 13 (10.66%) Oracle
4 9 (7.38%) Atlassian
4 9 (7.38%) HP
4 9 (7.38%) Splunk
5 8 (6.56%) Cisco
5 8 (6.56%) SolarWinds
6 6 (4.92%) Dell
6 6 (4.92%) Google
7 5 (4.10%) New Relic
7 5 (4.10%) Solace
7 5 (4.10%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.28%) ArcSight
8 4 (3.28%) Cloudera
8 4 (3.28%) Rackspace
9 3 (2.46%) Zend
10 2 (1.64%) Qualys