The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 96 103 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 30 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.49% 1.05% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.37% 1.87% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 10
Average salary £32,250 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,450 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
891 1016 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 44.17% 56.07% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 781 944 638
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
South West

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 17 April 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 117 (91.41%) PHP
2 111 (86.72%) MySQL
3 97 (75.78%) HTML
4 92 (71.88%) CSS
5 72 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 71 (55.47%) Linux
6 71 (55.47%) OOP
6 71 (55.47%) jQuery
7 63 (49.22%) PHP5
7 63 (49.22%) HTML5
8 56 (43.75%) CSS3
9 48 (37.50%) Open Source
10 45 (35.16%) MVC
11 44 (34.38%) Drupal
12 42 (32.81%) Apache
13 39 (30.47%) Magento
14 38 (29.69%) CMS
15 37 (28.91%) WordPress
16 35 (27.34%) Zend
17 31 (24.22%) Symfony
18 28 (21.88%) Java
18 28 (21.88%) XHTML
19 27 (21.09%) Windows
20 24 (18.75%) NoSQL
20 24 (18.75%) Redis
20 24 (18.75%) PHP4
21 23 (17.97%) CodeIgniter
21 23 (17.97%) WAMP
21 23 (17.97%) Mobile App
21 23 (17.97%) Mobile Application Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 44 (34.38%) Drupal
2 42 (32.81%) Apache
3 38 (29.69%) CMS
4 37 (28.91%) WordPress
5 20 (15.63%) Umbraco
6 6 (4.69%) Joomla!
7 4 (3.13%) IIS
8 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MS Office
1 3 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (30.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.72%) SaaS
2 8 (6.25%) GitHub
3 3 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.19%) SSH
2 9 (7.03%) Internet
3 8 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 8 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (6.25%) LDAP
3 8 (6.25%) HTTP
4 4 (3.13%) SAN
5 3 (2.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (86.72%) MySQL
2 24 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 24 (18.75%) Redis
3 21 (16.41%) MongoDB
4 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.25%) MS Access
5 8 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.13%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (17.19%) Subversion
2 17 (13.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (17.97%) Finance
2 22 (17.19%) Marketing
3 16 (12.50%) Retail
4 9 (7.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.13%) Publishing
6 1 (0.78%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 109 (85.16%) Developer
2 97 (75.78%) PHP Developer
3 27 (21.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 18 (14.06%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 10 (7.81%) Web Developer
6 9 (7.03%) PHP Web Developer
7 8 (6.25%) IT Support Specialist
7 8 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Support Specialist
7 8 (6.25%) PHP Magento Developer
7 8 (6.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 8 (6.25%) IT Support
8 5 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.91%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (3.13%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (3.13%) Programmer
9 4 (3.13%) Senior IT Support
10 3 (2.34%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (75.78%) HTML
2 92 (71.88%) CSS
3 71 (55.47%) jQuery
4 63 (49.22%) HTML5
5 56 (43.75%) CSS3
6 31 (24.22%) Symfony
7 28 (21.88%) XHTML
8 23 (17.97%) WAMP
8 23 (17.97%) CodeIgniter
9 21 (16.41%) Yii
10 20 (15.63%) XSLT
11 18 (14.06%) JSON
12 16 (12.50%) SOAP
13 13 (10.16%) XML
13 13 (10.16%) Ajax
14 12 (9.38%) REST
15 6 (4.69%) LESS
15 6 (4.69%) Web Services
16 4 (3.13%) CakePHP
16 4 (3.13%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 48 (37.50%) Open Source
2 23 (17.97%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.81%) Digital Media
4 8 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) W3C
5 1 (0.78%) DTV
5 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 71 (55.47%) Linux
2 27 (21.09%) Windows
3 8 (6.25%) Solaris
3 8 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.34%) Fedora
4 3 (2.34%) CentOS
4 3 (2.34%) UNIX
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (55.47%) OOP
2 45 (35.16%) MVC
3 23 (17.97%) Mobile Application Development
4 18 (14.06%) E-Commerce
5 17 (13.28%) OO
6 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.16%) Software Engineering
8 11 (8.59%) TDD
9 10 (7.81%) Scrum
10 9 (7.03%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (6.25%) Load Balancing
11 8 (6.25%) Identity Management
11 8 (6.25%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.47%) Web Development
13 5 (3.91%) Refactoring
13 5 (3.91%) Time Management
13 5 (3.91%) Automated Testing
13 5 (3.91%) SEO
14 4 (3.13%) Service Delivery
14 4 (3.13%) Creative Marketing
Programming Languages
1 117 (91.41%) PHP
2 72 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 63 (49.22%) PHP5
4 28 (21.88%) Java
5 24 (18.75%) PHP4
6 22 (17.19%) Objective-C
7 15 (11.72%) Python
8 14 (10.94%) Ruby
9 9 (7.03%) Bash Shell
10 8 (6.25%) VBA
11 6 (4.69%) SQL
12 3 (2.34%) Perl
13 1 (0.78%) C#
13 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.34%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.03%) Varnish
2 8 (6.25%) NFS
2 8 (6.25%) Samba
2 8 (6.25%) Xen
2 8 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.03%) Puppet
2 8 (6.25%) Vagrant
2 8 (6.25%) Bcfg2
Vendors
1 35 (27.34%) Zend
2 21 (16.41%) Google
3 8 (6.25%) VMware
4 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.34%) Adobe
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle
6 1 (0.78%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) Facebook
6 1 (0.78%) Twitter
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