The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 95 67 94
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 27 76 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.66% 4.11% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.91% 8.44% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 67 24
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
690 900 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.49% 48.62% 37.19%
Number of salaries quoted 645 794 572
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 41 (65.08%) PHP
2 38 (60.32%) HTML
2 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
2 38 (60.32%) Linux
3 37 (58.73%) CSS
4 30 (47.62%) Git (software)
5 27 (42.86%) Apache
6 26 (41.27%) MySQL
7 25 (39.68%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (36.51%) Puppet
9 22 (34.92%) jQuery
9 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (34.92%) Web Development
9 22 (34.92%) Jenkins
10 21 (33.33%) DevOps
11 18 (28.57%) Ansible
11 18 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (26.98%) Python
13 16 (25.40%) Ruby
13 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
14 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
14 15 (23.81%) MVC
14 15 (23.81%) Unix
15 14 (22.22%) .NET
15 14 (22.22%) Subversion
15 14 (22.22%) Symfony
16 13 (20.63%) Xen
16 13 (20.63%) Drupal
16 13 (20.63%) HTML5

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (42.86%) Apache
2 13 (20.63%) Drupal
3 11 (17.46%) CloudStack
3 11 (17.46%) JBoss
3 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
3 11 (17.46%) WebLogic
3 11 (17.46%) WebSphere
3 11 (17.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.76%) CMS
6 3 (4.76%) Confluence
6 3 (4.76%) nginx
6 3 (4.76%) WordPress
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (4.76%) Route 53
2 3 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (3.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (41.27%) MySQL
2 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.76%) Big Data
4 3 (4.76%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.17%) Redis
5 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) Riak
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Git (software)
2 22 (34.92%) Jenkins
3 14 (22.22%) Subversion
4 11 (17.46%) TeamCity
5 7 (11.11%) Vagrant
6 6 (9.52%) Selenium
7 4 (6.35%) Mercurial
8 3 (4.76%) Ant
8 3 (4.76%) FishEye
8 3 (4.76%) Grunt
8 3 (4.76%) JIRA
8 3 (4.76%) Maven
8 3 (4.76%) PHPUnit
8 3 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.59%) gulp
9 1 (1.59%) JMeter
9 1 (1.59%) Redmine
9 1 (1.59%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Developer
2 32 (50.79%) PHP Developer
3 19 (30.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 10 (15.87%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Junior
9 3 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Administrator
10 2 (3.17%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (3.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.17%) MySQL Developer
10 2 (3.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) HTML
2 37 (58.73%) CSS
3 22 (34.92%) jQuery
4 14 (22.22%) .NET
4 14 (22.22%) Symfony
5 13 (20.63%) HTML5
6 12 (19.05%) CSS3
6 12 (19.05%) XML
7 9 (14.29%) JSON
7 9 (14.29%) REST
8 8 (12.70%) Laravel
9 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 7 (11.11%) SOAP
9 7 (11.11%) Web Services
10 5 (7.94%) Ajax
10 5 (7.94%) Node.js
10 5 (7.94%) Sass
11 3 (4.76%) Behat
11 3 (4.76%) ELK Stack
11 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Digital Media
2 6 (9.52%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Blog
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (60.32%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Unix
3 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (17.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (34.92%) Web Development
2 21 (33.33%) DevOps
3 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 15 (23.81%) MVC
5 12 (19.05%) OO
5 12 (19.05%) Scrum
6 11 (17.46%) Auto-Scaling
6 11 (17.46%) Build Automation
6 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (17.46%) DSDM
6 11 (17.46%) ITIL
6 11 (17.46%) OWASP
6 11 (17.46%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (17.46%) RUP
7 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.11%) OO PHP
9 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (65.08%) PHP
2 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.98%) Python
4 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
4 16 (25.40%) Ruby
5 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
5 13 (20.63%) SQL
6 4 (6.35%) Java
7 3 (4.76%) Groovy
7 3 (4.76%) Perl
8 2 (3.17%) C#
8 2 (3.17%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) MCSD
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Xen
2 11 (17.46%) vSphere
2 11 (17.46%) XenServer
3 7 (11.11%) Docker
4 4 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.17%) KVM
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (39.68%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (36.51%) Puppet
3 18 (28.57%) Ansible
4 11 (17.46%) Cobbler
4 11 (17.46%) Salt
4 11 (17.46%) Terraform
4 11 (17.46%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.76%) Graylog
5 3 (4.76%) Kibana
5 3 (4.76%) logstash
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (4.76%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.46%) EnterpriseDB
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle
2 11 (17.46%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.70%) Zend
4 2 (3.17%) PayPal
4 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago