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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 90 82 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -36
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 36 49 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.99% 2.51% 5.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 6.12% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 86
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
828 801 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 45.75% 40.99% 46.93%
Number of salaries quoted 763 707 733
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 55 (77.46%) PHP
2 54 (76.06%) Linux
3 42 (59.15%) Apache
3 42 (59.15%) MySQL
4 33 (46.48%) HTML
4 33 (46.48%) JavaScript
5 31 (43.66%) CSS
6 28 (39.44%) Drupal
7 25 (35.21%) DevOps
8 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
9 22 (30.99%) MVC
10 21 (29.58%) OO
11 19 (26.76%) OO PHP
12 18 (25.35%) jQuery
13 17 (23.94%) .NET
13 17 (23.94%) User Experience
14 15 (21.13%) Puppet
14 15 (21.13%) OOP
14 15 (21.13%) Windows
14 15 (21.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (19.72%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (18.31%) Bash Shell
16 13 (18.31%) HTML5
16 13 (18.31%) Opscode Chef
16 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
16 13 (18.31%) Unix
17 12 (16.90%) Python
17 12 (16.90%) User Acceptance Testing
17 12 (16.90%) API Integration
17 12 (16.90%) Digital Media

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 42 (59.15%) Apache
2 28 (39.44%) Drupal
3 10 (14.08%) Apache Solr
3 10 (14.08%) WordPress
4 8 (11.27%) IIS
4 8 (11.27%) Node.js
5 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.63%) nginx
7 3 (4.23%) CloudStack
7 3 (4.23%) ColdFusion
7 3 (4.23%) JBoss
7 3 (4.23%) OpenStack
7 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
7 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
8 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) Firewall
2 4 (5.63%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) FTP
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) SSH
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (59.15%) MySQL
2 8 (11.27%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.23%) Big Data
5 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.49%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.27%) Grunt
3 8 (11.27%) Selenium
4 7 (9.86%) JMeter
5 6 (8.45%) Vagrant
6 4 (5.63%) Subversion
7 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.82%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.82%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (56.34%) Developer
2 27 (38.03%) PHP Developer
3 15 (21.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (21.13%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Drupal Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Drupal Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Team Leader
6 5 (7.04%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Development Team Leader
7 4 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Linux Specialist
7 4 (5.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Linux Specialist
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (46.48%) HTML
2 31 (43.66%) CSS
3 18 (25.35%) jQuery
4 17 (23.94%) .NET
5 13 (18.31%) HTML5
6 11 (15.49%) Web Services
7 10 (14.08%) CSS3
8 7 (9.86%) REST
8 7 (9.86%) Symfony
9 6 (8.45%) Sass
10 5 (7.04%) XML
11 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.63%) Entity Framework
11 4 (5.63%) Laravel
11 4 (5.63%) LEMP Stack
11 4 (5.63%) Silverlight
12 3 (4.23%) JSON
12 3 (4.23%) SOAP
13 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
13 2 (2.82%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) User Experience
2 12 (16.90%) Digital Media
3 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Kindle
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (76.06%) Linux
2 15 (21.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (21.13%) Windows
3 13 (18.31%) Unix
4 4 (5.63%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) DevOps
2 22 (30.99%) MVC
3 21 (29.58%) OO
4 19 (26.76%) OO PHP
5 15 (21.13%) OOP
6 12 (16.90%) API Integration
6 12 (16.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.86%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.86%) Web Development
8 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.04%) Load Testing
10 4 (5.63%) High Availability
10 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.63%) Multithreading
10 4 (5.63%) Scrum
10 4 (5.63%) Web Design
11 3 (4.23%) Auto-Scaling
11 3 (4.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 55 (77.46%) PHP
2 33 (46.48%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.31%) Bash Shell
4 12 (16.90%) Python
5 11 (15.49%) Java
6 9 (12.68%) Shell Script
7 7 (9.86%) SQL
8 5 (7.04%) C#
8 5 (7.04%) Perl
9 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.63%) VB
10 3 (4.23%) Ruby
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Xen
2 6 (8.45%) KVM
2 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.23%) vSphere
4 3 (4.23%) XenServer
5 2 (2.82%) Docker
6 1 (1.41%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Puppet
2 13 (18.31%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (15.49%) Ansible
4 4 (5.63%) Nagios
4 4 (5.63%) Zenoss
5 3 (4.23%) Cobbler
5 3 (4.23%) Salt
5 3 (4.23%) Terraform
5 3 (4.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.45%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle
4 3 (4.23%) Zend
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Clifton Asset Management Plc
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago