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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 96 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.25% 1.80% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 5.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 0
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
Wales

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
403 370 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.58% 33.33% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 337 331 365
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,466 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £46,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -19 3 £32,500 -1.51% 3
LAMP
Wales

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) RHCE
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) Zend
5 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
5 1 (11.11%) PHP5
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) SSH

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Sass
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) HPUX
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) OOP
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) RHCE
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
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