Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAPP Stack (Linux, Apache, PostgreSQL, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1077 1052 1050
Rank change year-on-year -25 -2 -53
Permanent jobs citing LAPP Stack 79 139 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.079% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 68 124 155
UK median annual salary £51,250 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.58% +20.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £32,350 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +10.39% -17.20% +5.92%

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 67,101 71,239 75,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.30% 40.32% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 55,588 58,948 65,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for LAPP Stack in the UK

LAPP Stack
Top 11 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 22 September 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 79 £51,250 -21.15% 20
London -2 45 £55,000 -18.52% 9
UK excluding London +5 33 £42,500 +10.39% 21
North of England +19 10 £34,500 -1.43% 4
North West +15 9 £35,000 +11.11% 4
South East +8 9 £61,250 +70.14% 2
South West +20 7 £42,500 +49.12% 1
West Midlands +38 5 - - 2
Midlands +32 5 - - 2
East of England - 2 £75,000 - 2
Yorkshire +25 1 £32,500 -7.14%

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing LAPP Stack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for LAPP Stack.

1 79 (100.00%) Linux
1 79 (100.00%) Apache
1 79 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 52 (65.82%) Python
3 50 (63.29%) LAMP
4 45 (56.96%) MySQL
5 44 (55.70%) Git (software)
6 43 (54.43%) PHP
7 38 (48.10%) Docker
8 37 (46.84%) Puppet
9 36 (45.57%) Perl
10 34 (43.04%) Jenkins
11 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
12 30 (37.97%) Oracle
13 29 (36.71%) HTML
13 29 (36.71%) Java
13 29 (36.71%) CSS
13 29 (36.71%) Bash Shell
14 28 (35.44%) Opscode Chef
14 28 (35.44%) DevOps
15 27 (34.18%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (34.18%) Ubuntu
15 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
15 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (32.91%) Tomcat
17 24 (30.38%) TDD
17 24 (30.38%) CentOS
18 21 (26.58%) jQuery
18 21 (26.58%) VMware
18 21 (26.58%) 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 79 (100.00%) Apache
2 26 (32.91%) Tomcat
3 21 (26.58%) OpenStack
4 19 (24.05%) WordPress
5 18 (22.78%) nginx
6 9 (11.39%) Apache Spark
7 7 (8.86%) CloudStack
8 6 (7.59%) IIS
9 4 (5.06%) JBoss
9 4 (5.06%) lighttpd
10 2 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (2.53%) CMS
10 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (2.53%) EPiServer
10 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (1.27%) Traffic Server
Cloud Services
1 27 (34.18%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (8.86%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (8.86%) Amazon S3
5 6 (7.59%) SaaS
6 5 (6.33%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (6.33%) IaaS
7 4 (5.06%) Loggly
7 4 (5.06%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (2.53%) Amazon SageMaker
8 2 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.53%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (2.53%) Serverless
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (1.27%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 1 (1.27%) GitHub
9 1 (1.27%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) Firewall
2 10 (12.66%) DNS
3 6 (7.59%) VPN
4 4 (5.06%) HTTP
4 4 (5.06%) Internet
4 4 (5.06%) IPv4
4 4 (5.06%) IPv6
4 4 (5.06%) SAN
5 3 (3.80%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (3.80%) DHCP
5 3 (3.80%) Kerberos
5 3 (3.80%) OpenVPN
5 3 (3.80%) SSL
5 3 (3.80%) VoIP
6 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.53%) SNMP
6 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.27%) IPsec
7 1 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 45 (56.96%) MySQL
3 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
4 14 (17.72%) Redis
5 13 (16.46%) MongoDB
6 11 (13.92%) Hadoop
7 9 (11.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
8 8 (10.13%) HBase
8 8 (10.13%) MariaDB
9 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
10 5 (6.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (3.80%) Apache Hive
11 3 (3.80%) Big Data
12 2 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (2.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (2.53%) Data Lake
12 2 (2.53%) Electronic Patient Records
12 2 (2.53%) Impala
12 2 (2.53%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 44 (55.70%) Git (software)
2 34 (43.04%) Jenkins
3 18 (22.78%) Maven
4 17 (21.52%) Subversion
5 14 (17.72%) Bitbucket
5 14 (17.72%) Gradle
5 14 (17.72%) JIRA
5 14 (17.72%) JUnit
5 14 (17.72%) Log4j
5 14 (17.72%) Selenium
5 14 (17.72%) TestNG
6 8 (10.13%) Vagrant
7 4 (5.06%) Grunt
8 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.53%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.27%) NeoLoad
General
1 4 (5.06%) Legal
2 3 (3.80%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Games
2 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Developer
2 18 (22.78%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (21.52%) Java Developer
4 12 (15.19%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (12.66%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Agile Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) PHP Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (5.06%) AWS Engineer
11 4 (5.06%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (5.06%) PostgreSQL Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
12 3 (3.80%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (63.29%) LAMP
2 29 (36.71%) CSS
2 29 (36.71%) HTML
3 21 (26.58%) jQuery
4 17 (21.52%) LEMP Stack
5 15 (18.99%) Java EE
5 15 (18.99%) Spring
6 14 (17.72%) Ajax
6 14 (17.72%) Hibernate
6 14 (17.72%) JSP
6 14 (17.72%) JSTL
7 11 (13.92%) AngularJS
8 10 (12.66%) Laravel
8 10 (12.66%) Symfony
8 10 (12.66%) Web Services
9 9 (11.39%) CSS3
9 9 (11.39%) HTML5
10 6 (7.59%) Node.js
11 5 (6.33%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (6.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Replication
2 8 (10.13%) Fintech
3 5 (6.33%) Clustering
3 5 (6.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (34.18%) Ubuntu
3 24 (30.38%) CentOS
4 19 (24.05%) Windows
5 14 (17.72%) Android
5 14 (17.72%) openSUSE
6 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.13%) Unix
8 6 (7.59%) FreeBSD
8 6 (7.59%) Solaris
9 5 (6.33%) OpenBSD
10 4 (5.06%) CoreOS
10 4 (5.06%) Debian
10 4 (5.06%) Fedora
11 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
12 2 (2.53%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) DevOps
2 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.38%) TDD
4 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (12.66%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (11.39%) BDD
6 9 (11.39%) Open Source
7 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (8.86%) OO
8 7 (8.86%) Scrum
9 6 (7.59%) ITIL
9 6 (7.59%) Kanban
9 6 (7.59%) Load Balancing
9 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.33%) Data Privacy
10 5 (6.33%) IT Strategy
10 5 (6.33%) Machine Learning
10 5 (6.33%) Order to Cash
11 4 (5.06%) Accounts Receivable
Programming Languages
1 52 (65.82%) Python
2 43 (54.43%) PHP
3 36 (45.57%) Perl
4 29 (36.71%) Bash Shell
4 29 (36.71%) Java
5 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
6 11 (13.92%) C++
7 10 (12.66%) Ruby
7 10 (12.66%) Shell Script
7 10 (12.66%) SQL
8 7 (8.86%) C#
8 7 (8.86%) Go
8 7 (8.86%) PowerShell
9 6 (7.59%) Scala
10 5 (6.33%) C
10 5 (6.33%) TypeScript
11 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.53%) HiveQL
12 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) RHCE
3 4 (5.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.80%) VCP6
4 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) CCNP
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.06%) GDPR
2 4 (5.06%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 38 (48.10%) Docker
2 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.66%) KVM
4 9 (11.39%) iptables
5 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
6 5 (6.33%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.06%) Ceph
7 4 (5.06%) Corosync
7 4 (5.06%) DRBD
7 4 (5.06%) HDFS
7 4 (5.06%) Squid
7 4 (5.06%) VirtualBox
8 3 (3.80%) NFS
8 3 (3.80%) Postfix
8 3 (3.80%) Varnish
8 3 (3.80%) Xen
9 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.53%) XenApp
10 1 (1.27%) Dovecot
10 1 (1.27%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 37 (46.84%) Puppet
2 28 (35.44%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (25.32%) Nagios
4 19 (24.05%) Salt
5 17 (21.52%) Ansible
6 10 (12.66%) HAProxy
6 10 (12.66%) Kubernetes
7 7 (8.86%) Terraform
8 6 (7.59%) Cacti
8 6 (7.59%) ZABBIX
9 5 (6.33%) Munin
10 4 (5.06%) Icinga
10 4 (5.06%) Pacemaker
10 4 (5.06%) SELinux
11 3 (3.80%) Cobbler
12 2 (2.53%) Consul
12 2 (2.53%) Packer
13 1 (1.27%) Galera Cluster
13 1 (1.27%) Grafana
13 1 (1.27%) Rancher
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Oracle
2 21 (26.58%) VMware
3 18 (22.78%) Red Hat
4 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.66%) Zend
5 7 (8.86%) Google
6 6 (7.59%) SaltStack
7 5 (6.33%) Percona
7 5 (6.33%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.33%) Splunk
8 4 (5.06%) IBM
8 4 (5.06%) New Relic
8 4 (5.06%) Rackspace
8 4 (5.06%) Tableau
9 3 (3.80%) Cisco
10 2 (2.53%) CenturyLink
10 2 (2.53%) Cloudera
10 2 (2.53%) Juniper
10 2 (2.53%) Sitecore
10 2 (2.53%) Talend