Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 139 152
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 -57
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 14 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.69% 0.82% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 2.04% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 13
West Sussex median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £35,000 £43,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1039 981 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 51.13% 40.37% 46.75%
Number of salaries quoted 918 926 1120
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +6.63%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in West Sussex

LAMP
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for LAMP in West Sussex

LAMP
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in West Sussex

LAMP
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Crawley +30 5 - -
Chichester -18 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Gatwick - 3 £61,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £40,000 -
LAMP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) PHP
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) Zend
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) Web Development
6 5 (35.71%) JSON
6 5 (35.71%) Ajax
6 5 (35.71%) Project Management
6 5 (35.71%) Web Design
6 5 (35.71%) TDD
6 5 (35.71%) Data Management
6 5 (35.71%) Subversion
6 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (35.71%) PHP 5
6 5 (35.71%) Yii
6 5 (35.71%) Node.js
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) nginx
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (35.71%) OOP
6 5 (35.71%) OO

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) PHP Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Ajax
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) Behat
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (35.71%) Node.js
4 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (35.71%) XHTML
4 5 (35.71%) Yii
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) CentOS
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) Data Management
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) OO PHP
3 5 (35.71%) OOP
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Web Design
4 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
4 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 3 (21.43%) Server Hardening
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
1 11 (78.57%) PHP
2 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 5 (35.71%) PHP 5
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) AWK
4 3 (21.43%) Bourne shell
4 3 (21.43%) Korn
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) RHCE
1 3 (21.43%) RHCSA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) GlusterFS
1 3 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Ansible
1 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (21.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Zend
2 5 (35.71%) Twitter
3 3 (21.43%) Brocade
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) StorageTek
3 3 (21.43%) Sun
3 3 (21.43%) Veritas
3 3 (21.43%) VMware