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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 92 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.51% 1.32% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 3.71% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 9
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
383 431 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.65% 35.53% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 313 378 312
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
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 12 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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 -8 4 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Newport +4 1 £29,500 -23.37%
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
LAMP
Wales

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) Apache
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Node.js
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Drupal
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) Advertising
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (10.00%) Brocade
7 1 (10.00%) VLAN
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) CMS
7 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
3 2 (20.00%) Drupal
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) nginx
4 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) IPsec
1 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) GitLab
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Django
3 1 (10.00%) Drush
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (10.00%) Laravel
3 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (10.00%) SAML
3 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Hardening
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Ceph
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) GlusterFS
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) iptables
2 1 (10.00%) LXC
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Salt
1 1 (10.00%) SELinux
1 1 (10.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Brocade
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Verint
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
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