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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 54
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 10 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.85% 0.42% 3.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.18% 1.44% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -15.38%  
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 advertised in Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 193 139 236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 35.74% 28.90% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 159 114 169
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 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 25 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) Apache
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Open Source
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
2 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 9 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) Legal
3 3 (25.00%) Games
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) XHTML
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) HTTP
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) XSL
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Magento
3 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Zend

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 12 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (75.00%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Magento Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Magento Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
2 9 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) XHTML
3 3 (25.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Open Source
2 9 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Zend
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