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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 82 105 98
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 50 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.66% 0.84% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.86% 2.32% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 44 12 19
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
853 646 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 45.32% 36.13% 46.47%
Number of salaries quoted 762 547 686
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 September 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 92 (71.88%) Linux
2 78 (60.94%) PHP
3 59 (46.09%) JavaScript
4 55 (42.97%) Apache
4 55 (42.97%) Git (software)
5 49 (38.28%) Puppet
6 48 (37.50%) HTML
6 48 (37.50%) CSS
7 43 (33.59%) MySQL
8 41 (32.03%) DevOps
9 39 (30.47%) Perl
10 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (28.13%) Python
12 35 (27.34%) Amazon AWS
13 33 (25.78%) nginx
14 30 (23.44%) Ruby
15 29 (22.66%) CentOS
15 29 (22.66%) Configuration Management
16 28 (21.88%) Bash Shell
16 28 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
17 27 (21.09%) Jenkins
17 27 (21.09%) Ansible
18 26 (20.31%) Salt
18 26 (20.31%) Hudson
18 26 (20.31%) Build Automation
18 26 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (20.31%) Nagios
18 26 (20.31%) LAN
18 26 (20.31%) WAN
19 25 (19.53%) Java

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 55 (42.97%) Apache
2 33 (25.78%) nginx
3 25 (19.53%) Drupal
4 19 (14.84%) OpenStack
5 11 (8.59%) WebLogic
5 11 (8.59%) WordPress
6 8 (6.25%) ColdFusion
7 7 (5.47%) MediaWiki
7 7 (5.47%) Confluence
8 6 (4.69%) CMS
9 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.34%) Node.js
10 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (27.34%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.59%) PaaS
3 3 (2.34%) SaaS
3 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.31%) LAN
1 26 (20.31%) WAN
2 18 (14.06%) Firewall
3 11 (8.59%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.47%) VPN
4 7 (5.47%) DNS
4 7 (5.47%) IPv6
4 7 (5.47%) IPsec
4 7 (5.47%) OSPF
4 7 (5.47%) BGP
4 7 (5.47%) EIGRP
4 7 (5.47%) LDAP
4 7 (5.47%) Network Security
5 3 (2.34%) Internet
6 2 (1.56%) SNMP
6 2 (1.56%) VoIP
6 2 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (33.59%) MySQL
2 11 (8.59%) Hadoop
2 11 (8.59%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 55 (42.97%) Git (software)
2 27 (21.09%) Jenkins
3 26 (20.31%) Hudson
4 11 (8.59%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (7.03%) Subversion
6 8 (6.25%) JIRA
7 3 (2.34%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.34%) PHPUnit
General
1 22 (17.19%) Telecoms
2 16 (12.50%) Electronics
3 9 (7.03%) Marketing
4 8 (6.25%) Finance
5 5 (3.91%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.13%) Advertising
7 3 (2.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (50.78%) Developer
2 38 (29.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (27.34%) PHP Developer
4 26 (20.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 24 (18.75%) Senior Developer
6 15 (11.72%) Lead Developer
7 13 (10.16%) Senior PHP Developer
7 13 (10.16%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (9.38%) Junior
8 12 (9.38%) Administrator
8 12 (9.38%) Junior Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Operations Manager
9 11 (8.59%) Senior Manager
10 10 (7.81%) Web Developer
11 9 (7.03%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (7.03%) Junior PHP Developer
12 8 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 7 (5.47%) DevOps Administrator
13 7 (5.47%) Linux Engineer
14 6 (4.69%) Graduate PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (37.50%) HTML
1 48 (37.50%) CSS
2 23 (17.97%) jQuery
3 13 (10.16%) HTML5
3 13 (10.16%) Symfony
4 11 (8.59%) CGI
5 10 (7.81%) REST
6 9 (7.03%) Web Services
7 8 (6.25%) SOAP
7 8 (6.25%) CSS3
7 8 (6.25%) Laravel
8 6 (4.69%) XHTML
9 5 (3.91%) XML
9 5 (3.91%) Ajax
10 3 (2.34%) Servlets
10 3 (2.34%) Spring
11 2 (1.56%) Doctrine
11 2 (1.56%) JSON
12 1 (0.78%) Zend Framework
12 1 (0.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) User Experience
2 17 (13.28%) Digital Media
3 14 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (9.38%) Data Centre
5 11 (8.59%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.47%) Wiki
7 5 (3.91%) DTV
8 3 (2.34%) Blog
9 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 92 (71.88%) Linux
2 29 (22.66%) CentOS
3 19 (14.84%) UNIX
4 11 (8.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.59%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (7.03%) Debian
6 7 (5.47%) Windows
6 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.47%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.34%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.03%) DevOps
2 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (22.66%) Configuration Management
4 26 (20.31%) Build Automation
4 26 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (14.84%) API Integration
6 15 (11.72%) OO
7 14 (10.94%) Web Development
8 13 (10.16%) Software Engineering
8 13 (10.16%) MVC
9 11 (8.59%) Project Planning
9 11 (8.59%) Project Management
9 11 (8.59%) Change Management
9 11 (8.59%) Operations Management
9 11 (8.59%) Waterfall
9 11 (8.59%) OO PHP
10 10 (7.81%) OOP
11 7 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (5.47%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.47%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.94%) PHP
2 59 (46.09%) JavaScript
3 39 (30.47%) Perl
4 36 (28.13%) Python
5 30 (23.44%) Ruby
6 28 (21.88%) Bash Shell
7 25 (19.53%) Java
8 12 (9.38%) Shell Script
9 11 (8.59%) SQL
10 8 (6.25%) Objective-C
11 6 (4.69%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (14.84%) CCNA
1 19 (14.84%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (10.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.94%) iptables
2 11 (8.59%) KVM
3 9 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.47%) Postfix
4 7 (5.47%) XenServer
4 7 (5.47%) Samba
5 2 (1.56%) Varnish
5 2 (1.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (38.28%) Puppet
2 28 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (21.09%) Ansible
4 26 (20.31%) Salt
4 26 (20.31%) Nagios
5 11 (8.59%) Graphite
6 7 (5.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (17.97%) Red Hat
2 13 (10.16%) Cisco
2 13 (10.16%) Rackspace
3 11 (8.59%) Oracle
3 11 (8.59%) Zend
4 9 (7.03%) VMware
5 7 (5.47%) Citrix
6 5 (3.91%) SAP
7 4 (3.13%) Adobe
7 4 (3.13%) Google
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago