Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 46 61
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15 -17
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 17 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.40% 2.98% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.56% 7.22% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 8
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £24,875 £29,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £43,250 £39,000 £41,250
West Midlands median annual salary £34,750 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.33% +15.38% -

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 225 194 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 45.00% 41.28% 58.70%
Number of salaries quoted 208 191 270
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,425 £22,500 £21,875
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,000
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 22 November 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
Worcester +17 16 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Malvern -6 1 £32,500 +18.18%
LAMP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 17 (100.00%) PHP
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Apache
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) Web Development
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
7 5 (29.41%) Line Management
7 5 (29.41%) Project Management
8 4 (23.53%) OOP
8 4 (23.53%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 3 (17.65%) Symfony
9 3 (17.65%) jQuery
10 2 (11.76%) OO
11 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
11 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (5.88%) TDD
11 1 (5.88%) Data Management
11 1 (5.88%) Subversion
11 1 (5.88%) Marketing
11 1 (5.88%) LINQ
11 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
11 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (5.88%) Open Source
11 1 (5.88%) iPad

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 12 (70.59%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (88.24%) PHP Developer
3 7 (41.18%) LAMP Developer
3 7 (41.18%) PHP Web Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
4 6 (35.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior LAMP Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
3 3 (17.65%) Symfony
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) LINQ
4 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Web Development
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
4 5 (29.41%) Line Management
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) OO
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) Data Management
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) Open Source
8 1 (5.88%) Open Source Development
8 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript