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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 64 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 79 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.25% 0.98% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.74% 2.62% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 70 13 23
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
904 687 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 48.60% 37.58% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 799 583 713
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 28 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 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 96 (70.07%) Linux
2 84 (61.31%) PHP
3 62 (45.26%) JavaScript
4 56 (40.88%) Apache
5 54 (39.42%) Git (software)
5 54 (39.42%) Puppet
6 47 (34.31%) HTML
6 47 (34.31%) CSS
7 46 (33.58%) MySQL
8 44 (32.12%) Perl
9 42 (30.66%) Python
10 41 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (29.20%) DevOps
12 37 (27.01%) Amazon AWS
13 35 (25.55%) nginx
14 29 (21.17%) Bash Shell
14 29 (21.17%) CentOS
14 29 (21.17%) Opscode Chef
14 29 (21.17%) Ruby
14 29 (21.17%) Configuration Management
15 28 (20.44%) Nagios
15 28 (20.44%) Java
16 26 (18.98%) Jenkins
16 26 (18.98%) Drupal
17 25 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (18.25%) Hudson
17 25 (18.25%) Ansible
17 25 (18.25%) Build Automation
17 25 (18.25%) Salt
17 25 (18.25%) Red Hat

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 56 (40.88%) Apache
2 35 (25.55%) nginx
3 26 (18.98%) Drupal
4 21 (15.33%) OpenStack
5 15 (10.95%) WebLogic
6 12 (8.76%) WordPress
7 8 (5.84%) ColdFusion
7 8 (5.84%) CMS
8 6 (4.38%) MediaWiki
8 6 (4.38%) Confluence
9 3 (2.19%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.19%) Node.js
10 2 (1.46%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.01%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.95%) PaaS
3 5 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.19%) SaaS
5 2 (1.46%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.25%) LAN
1 25 (18.25%) WAN
2 21 (15.33%) Firewall
3 15 (10.95%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.57%) DNS
5 8 (5.84%) VPN
6 6 (4.38%) Network Security
6 6 (4.38%) LDAP
6 6 (4.38%) IPv6
6 6 (4.38%) OSPF
6 6 (4.38%) BGP
6 6 (4.38%) EIGRP
6 6 (4.38%) IPsec
7 3 (2.19%) Internet
8 2 (1.46%) VLAN
8 2 (1.46%) SSH
8 2 (1.46%) SAN
8 2 (1.46%) SNMP
9 1 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (33.58%) MySQL
2 15 (10.95%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.95%) Hadoop
3 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (39.42%) Git (software)
2 26 (18.98%) Jenkins
3 25 (18.25%) Hudson
4 17 (12.41%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (7.30%) Subversion
6 7 (5.11%) JIRA
7 3 (2.19%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.19%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (15.33%) Electronics
2 16 (11.68%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.30%) Marketing
4 9 (6.57%) Finance
5 6 (4.38%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.65%) Advertising
7 3 (2.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (50.36%) Developer
2 38 (27.74%) PHP Developer
3 37 (27.01%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (18.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 20 (14.60%) Senior Developer
6 16 (11.68%) Lead Developer
7 15 (10.95%) Senior Manager
7 15 (10.95%) Operations Manager
7 15 (10.95%) Senior PHP Developer
8 12 (8.76%) Junior Developer
8 12 (8.76%) Administrator
8 12 (8.76%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (8.76%) Junior
9 9 (6.57%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Web Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Junior PHP Developer
10 8 (5.84%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 7 (5.11%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (5.11%) DevOps Administrator
12 6 (4.38%) Graduate PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.31%) HTML
1 47 (34.31%) CSS
2 24 (17.52%) jQuery
3 16 (11.68%) Symfony
4 15 (10.95%) HTML5
4 15 (10.95%) CGI
5 11 (8.03%) Web Services
6 10 (7.30%) REST
6 10 (7.30%) SOAP
7 9 (6.57%) CSS3
8 8 (5.84%) Laravel
9 6 (4.38%) XHTML
9 6 (4.38%) XML
10 5 (3.65%) Ajax
11 3 (2.19%) Servlets
11 3 (2.19%) Spring
11 3 (2.19%) JSON
11 3 (2.19%) Doctrine
12 2 (1.46%) libvirt
12 2 (1.46%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.68%) User Experience
3 15 (10.95%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.03%) Data Centre
5 10 (7.30%) Digital Media
6 6 (4.38%) Wiki
6 6 (4.38%) DTV
7 3 (2.19%) Blog
8 2 (1.46%) Clustering
9 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 96 (70.07%) Linux
2 29 (21.17%) CentOS
3 21 (15.33%) UNIX
4 17 (12.41%) Oracle Linux
4 17 (12.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.57%) Debian
6 8 (5.84%) Windows
6 8 (5.84%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.19%) Fedora
9 2 (1.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (29.20%) DevOps
3 29 (21.17%) Configuration Management
4 25 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (18.25%) Build Automation
5 18 (13.14%) OO
6 15 (10.95%) API Integration
6 15 (10.95%) Operations Management
6 15 (10.95%) Waterfall
6 15 (10.95%) Change Management
6 15 (10.95%) Project Planning
6 15 (10.95%) Project Management
7 14 (10.22%) Web Development
7 14 (10.22%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.22%) OO PHP
8 12 (8.76%) MVC
9 11 (8.03%) OOP
10 7 (5.11%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (4.38%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.31%) PHP
2 62 (45.26%) JavaScript
3 44 (32.12%) Perl
4 42 (30.66%) Python
5 29 (21.17%) Bash Shell
5 29 (21.17%) Ruby
6 28 (20.44%) Java
7 18 (13.14%) Shell Script
8 10 (7.30%) SQL
9 8 (5.84%) Objective-C
10 7 (5.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (13.87%) CCNA
1 19 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (13.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.41%) KVM
2 13 (9.49%) iptables
3 10 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.84%) Samba
5 6 (4.38%) Postfix
5 6 (4.38%) XenServer
6 2 (1.46%) Varnish
6 2 (1.46%) Gluster
6 2 (1.46%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.46%) oVirt
6 2 (1.46%) GFS2
6 2 (1.46%) Docker
6 2 (1.46%) RHEV
6 2 (1.46%) Squid
6 2 (1.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 54 (39.42%) Puppet
2 29 (21.17%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (20.44%) Nagios
4 25 (18.25%) Ansible
4 25 (18.25%) Salt
5 15 (10.95%) Graphite
6 6 (4.38%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.46%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.46%) Pacemaker
7 2 (1.46%) SELinux
Vendors
1 25 (18.25%) Red Hat
2 17 (12.41%) Oracle
2 17 (12.41%) Cisco
3 13 (9.49%) Rackspace
4 11 (8.03%) Zend
5 10 (7.30%) VMware
6 6 (4.38%) SAP
6 6 (4.38%) Citrix
7 4 (2.92%) Google
7 4 (2.92%) Adobe
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