Period
to 24 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 41 53
Rank change year-on-year -28 +12 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 0.47% 3.91% 3.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 8.54% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 22
Worcestershire median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% +16.67% +4.35%
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.84%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 168 199 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 26.58% 45.75% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 155 176 263
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,875 £21,300
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,895 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Worcestershire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Worcestershire

LAMP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 24 August 2019. 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
Malvern -24 3 £55,000 - 2
LAMP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, IT jobs citing LAMP 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 across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) RHCE
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Squid
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) SELinux
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
2 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Leadership
2 2 (66.67%) Strategic Roadmap
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
1 2 (66.67%) Strategic Roadmap
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (66.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) iptables
1 2 (66.67%) Squid
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat