The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 63 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 83 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.24% 1.10% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.91% 2.80% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 75 12 24
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,850 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
932 750 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 47.62% 39.12% 48.54%
Number of salaries quoted 823 635 736
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LAMP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Bristol

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 87 (67.97%) Linux
2 77 (60.16%) PHP
3 55 (42.97%) JavaScript
4 52 (40.63%) Apache
5 51 (39.84%) Git (software)
6 49 (38.28%) Puppet
7 46 (35.94%) CSS
8 44 (34.38%) HTML
9 43 (33.59%) MySQL
10 40 (31.25%) Python
11 39 (30.47%) Perl
11 39 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (29.69%) Amazon AWS
13 37 (28.91%) DevOps
14 34 (26.56%) nginx
15 29 (22.66%) Configuration Management
16 28 (21.88%) Ruby
17 27 (21.09%) Nagios
17 27 (21.09%) Bash Shell
17 27 (21.09%) Opscode Chef
18 26 (20.31%) CentOS
19 24 (18.75%) Drupal
19 24 (18.75%) jQuery
19 24 (18.75%) Jenkins
20 23 (17.97%) Ansible
20 23 (17.97%) Salt
20 23 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (17.97%) Hudson
20 23 (17.97%) Build Automation
20 23 (17.97%) LAN

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (40.63%) Apache
2 34 (26.56%) nginx
3 24 (18.75%) Drupal
4 21 (16.41%) OpenStack
5 12 (9.38%) WordPress
5 12 (9.38%) WebLogic
6 8 (6.25%) ColdFusion
6 8 (6.25%) CMS
7 4 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.13%) MediaWiki
7 4 (3.13%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.13%) Confluence
8 2 (1.56%) Node.js
8 2 (1.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (29.69%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.38%) PaaS
3 6 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.13%) SaaS
5 2 (1.56%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.97%) LAN
1 23 (17.97%) WAN
2 16 (12.50%) Firewall
3 12 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.25%) DNS
5 6 (4.69%) VPN
6 4 (3.13%) IPv6
6 4 (3.13%) IPsec
6 4 (3.13%) OSPF
6 4 (3.13%) BGP
6 4 (3.13%) EIGRP
6 4 (3.13%) LDAP
6 4 (3.13%) Network Security
7 2 (1.56%) SSH
7 2 (1.56%) VLAN
7 2 (1.56%) SAN
7 2 (1.56%) Internet
7 2 (1.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (33.59%) MySQL
2 12 (9.38%) Hadoop
2 12 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (39.84%) Git (software)
2 24 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 23 (17.97%) Hudson
4 14 (10.94%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (6.25%) Subversion
6 5 (3.91%) JIRA
7 3 (2.34%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.56%) Mercurial
General
1 20 (15.63%) Electronics
2 15 (11.72%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.38%) Marketing
4 11 (8.59%) Finance
5 8 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.13%) Advertising
7 3 (2.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (52.34%) Developer
2 39 (30.47%) PHP Developer
3 35 (27.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (17.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 20 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 17 (13.28%) Lead Developer
7 16 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
8 12 (9.38%) Senior Manager
8 12 (9.38%) Administrator
8 12 (9.38%) Operations Manager
8 12 (9.38%) Junior Developer
8 12 (9.38%) Junior
9 11 (8.59%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (7.03%) Junior PHP Developer
11 8 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 8 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (5.47%) Web Developer
12 7 (5.47%) DevOps Administrator
13 6 (4.69%) Graduate PHP Developer
13 6 (4.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.94%) CSS
2 44 (34.38%) HTML
3 24 (18.75%) jQuery
4 18 (14.06%) Symfony
5 15 (11.72%) HTML5
6 12 (9.38%) Web Services
6 12 (9.38%) CGI
7 11 (8.59%) SOAP
7 11 (8.59%) REST
8 8 (6.25%) CSS3
8 8 (6.25%) Laravel
8 8 (6.25%) XML
9 5 (3.91%) XHTML
9 5 (3.91%) Ajax
9 5 (3.91%) JSON
10 4 (3.13%) Spring
10 4 (3.13%) Servlets
11 3 (2.34%) Lucene
11 3 (2.34%) Sass
11 3 (2.34%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.16%) User Experience
3 12 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.25%) DTV
5 7 (5.47%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.13%) Wiki
7 2 (1.56%) Blog
7 2 (1.56%) Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 87 (67.97%) Linux
2 26 (20.31%) CentOS
3 21 (16.41%) UNIX
4 14 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (10.94%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (4.69%) Windows
5 6 (4.69%) Debian
5 6 (4.69%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.13%) Fedora
6 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.91%) DevOps
3 29 (22.66%) Configuration Management
4 23 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (17.97%) Build Automation
5 19 (14.84%) OO
6 16 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 16 (12.50%) OO PHP
7 14 (10.94%) Web Development
8 13 (10.16%) API Integration
9 12 (9.38%) Operations Management
9 12 (9.38%) Project Planning
9 12 (9.38%) Waterfall
9 12 (9.38%) OOP
9 12 (9.38%) Project Management
9 12 (9.38%) Change Management
10 11 (8.59%) MVC
11 9 (7.03%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (6.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (60.16%) PHP
2 55 (42.97%) JavaScript
3 40 (31.25%) Python
4 39 (30.47%) Perl
5 28 (21.88%) Ruby
6 27 (21.09%) Bash Shell
7 23 (17.97%) Java
8 15 (11.72%) Shell Script
9 9 (7.03%) PHP5
10 8 (6.25%) Objective-C
11 7 (5.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (14.84%) CCNA
1 19 (14.84%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (11.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.94%) KVM
2 10 (7.81%) iptables
3 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.69%) Samba
5 4 (3.13%) Postfix
5 4 (3.13%) XenServer
6 2 (1.56%) Gluster
6 2 (1.56%) Varnish
6 2 (1.56%) Docker
6 2 (1.56%) RHEV
6 2 (1.56%) oVirt
6 2 (1.56%) GFS2
6 2 (1.56%) Squid
6 2 (1.56%) NFS
7 1 (0.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (38.28%) Puppet
2 27 (21.09%) Nagios
2 27 (21.09%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (17.97%) Ansible
3 23 (17.97%) Salt
4 12 (9.38%) Graphite
5 4 (3.13%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.56%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.56%) Pacemaker
6 2 (1.56%) SELinux
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) Red Hat
2 14 (10.94%) Oracle
2 14 (10.94%) Cisco
3 13 (10.16%) Rackspace
4 11 (8.59%) Zend
5 8 (6.25%) SAP
6 7 (5.47%) VMware
7 4 (3.13%) Google
7 4 (3.13%) Adobe
7 4 (3.13%) Citrix
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago