Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 56 43
Rank change year-on-year -5 -13 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 4 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 0.75% 1.85% 4.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 4.00% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 21
Worcestershire median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £41,250 £40,625 £39,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +11.94%

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 168 225 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 31.40% 46.20% 43.46%
Number of salaries quoted 142 206 213
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,625 £22,000
90th Percentile £52,730 £47,500 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%

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 16 January 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
Redditch - 2 £31,250 -
Malvern - 1 £37,500 - 1
Droitwich - 1 £36,500 - 1
LAMP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Redis
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Magento
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (25.00%) Laravel
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014

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 3 (75.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) OO PHP
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker