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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 93 44 86
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +42
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 35 94 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.80% 5.34% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.39% 11.28% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 29 92 20
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +48.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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
797 833 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.91% 47.30% 47.79%
Number of salaries quoted 711 741 747
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 58 (96.67%) PHP
2 41 (68.33%) MySQL
3 33 (55.00%) HTML
3 33 (55.00%) CSS
4 32 (53.33%) Linux
5 27 (45.00%) Symfony
6 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
7 22 (36.67%) OOP
8 20 (33.33%) Apache
9 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
10 17 (28.33%) PHP5
11 14 (23.33%) jQuery
11 14 (23.33%) Windows
12 13 (21.67%) MVC
12 13 (21.67%) Drupal
12 13 (21.67%) Marketing
13 12 (20.00%) OO
14 10 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 10 (16.67%) SaaS
15 9 (15.00%) nginx
15 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
15 9 (15.00%) Umbraco
15 9 (15.00%) CMS
16 8 (13.33%) Java
17 7 (11.67%) Ruby
17 7 (11.67%) CentOS
17 7 (11.67%) ExpressionEngine
17 7 (11.67%) DevOps
17 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
17 7 (11.67%) Mac OS X

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 20 (33.33%) Apache
2 13 (21.67%) Drupal
3 9 (15.00%) Umbraco
3 9 (15.00%) nginx
3 9 (15.00%) CMS
4 7 (11.67%) ExpressionEngine
5 5 (8.33%) Confluence
5 5 (8.33%) MediaWiki
6 4 (6.67%) Apache Solr
7 2 (3.33%) IIS
7 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
2 5 (8.33%) IPsec
2 5 (8.33%) Network Security
2 5 (8.33%) LDAP
2 5 (8.33%) LAN
2 5 (8.33%) WAN
2 5 (8.33%) VPN
2 5 (8.33%) IPv6
2 5 (8.33%) OSPF
2 5 (8.33%) BGP
2 5 (8.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (68.33%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) Subversion
3 5 (8.33%) JIRA
3 5 (8.33%) Hudson
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (21.67%) Marketing
2 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 49 (81.67%) PHP Developer
3 11 (18.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 10 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 8 (13.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 5 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Lead PHP Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Junior PHP Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Software Manager
11 1 (1.67%) Lead Java Developer
11 1 (1.67%) PHP Programmer
11 1 (1.67%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.00%) HTML
1 33 (55.00%) CSS
2 27 (45.00%) Symfony
3 14 (23.33%) jQuery
4 6 (10.00%) XHTML
5 5 (8.33%) SOAP
5 5 (8.33%) Web Services
5 5 (8.33%) HTML5
5 5 (8.33%) REST
6 4 (6.67%) XML
6 4 (6.67%) JSON
7 3 (5.00%) Sass
8 2 (3.33%) Semantic HTML
8 2 (3.33%) Doctrine
8 2 (3.33%) Servlets
8 2 (3.33%) Spring
9 1 (1.67%) Ajax
9 1 (1.67%) Lucene
9 1 (1.67%) Laravel
9 1 (1.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Wiki
2 3 (5.00%) DTV
3 1 (1.67%) Open Source
3 1 (1.67%) Social Media
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) Windows
3 7 (11.67%) CentOS
3 7 (11.67%) Mac OS X
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.33%) Debian
4 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) OOP
2 13 (21.67%) MVC
3 12 (20.00%) OO
4 10 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.67%) CRM
6 7 (11.67%) DevOps
7 6 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 6 (10.00%) Web Development
8 5 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.33%) Database Theory
8 5 (8.33%) Relational Database Theory
8 5 (8.33%) Build Automation
9 4 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (96.67%) PHP
2 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.33%) PHP5
4 8 (13.33%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) Ruby
6 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.00%) SQL
7 5 (8.33%) Perl
8 2 (3.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Samba
1 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (8.33%) Postfix
1 5 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) ZABBIX
1 5 (8.33%) Puppet
1 5 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (8.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (8.33%) VMware
2 5 (8.33%) Citrix
3 3 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Zend
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