Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 90 69
Rank change year-on-year -4 -21 +26
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 5 1 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.51% 0.097% 3.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 0.33% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Watford median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +42.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £55,000 £37,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% +25.00% +14.29%

LAMP 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 advertised in Watford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 438 305 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 45.06% 29.53% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 376 280 271
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Watford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Zend
1 5 (100.00%) Magento
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Games
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) OO PHP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XSL
3 2 (40.00%) DNA
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Magento Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) OO PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) DNA
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Zend