The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 61 90 85
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 20 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.24% 0.19% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.38% 0.52% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 11
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,700 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
372 388 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.75% 36.40% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 340 329 385
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

LAMP
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the South Wales region.

LAMP Salary Trend in South Wales

LAMP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

LAMP Salary Histogram in South Wales

LAMP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 20 £35,000 - 2
LAMP
Wales

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 20 (68.97%) PHP
2 19 (65.52%) MySQL
3 18 (62.07%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) Apache
5 11 (37.93%) CSS
6 9 (31.03%) OOP
7 8 (27.59%) MVC
7 8 (27.59%) jQuery
7 8 (27.59%) Laravel
8 7 (24.14%) SaaS
8 7 (24.14%) HTTP
9 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
9 6 (20.69%) HTML
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) VMware
9 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
9 6 (20.69%) vSphere
10 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
10 5 (17.24%) Zend
10 5 (17.24%) Degree
11 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
11 4 (13.79%) DNS
11 4 (13.79%) Perl
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle
11 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
11 4 (13.79%) Python
11 4 (13.79%) JBoss
11 4 (13.79%) Firewall
11 4 (13.79%) Ruby
11 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 15 (51.72%) Apache
2 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.79%) JBoss
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) WordPress
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) SaaS
2 4 (13.79%) IaaS
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) PaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) HTTP
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) PHP Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior PHP Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) jQuery
2 8 (27.59%) Laravel
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 4 (13.79%) CSS3
4 4 (13.79%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) Behat
5 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.45%) Symfony
5 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) OOP
2 8 (27.59%) MVC
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
3 3 (10.34%) Scrum
3 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (6.90%) Web Development
5 1 (3.45%) BDD
5 1 (3.45%) Competitive Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Line Management
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Microservices
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) PHP
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) RHCE
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) vSphere
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) Zend
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Radware
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Salary: c.£25K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
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