The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 144 101 133
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +32
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 97 176 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.88% 2.92% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 6.90% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 91 159 99
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
LAMP
England

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2029 2550 2753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.27% 42.34% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 2209 2364
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

LAMP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

LAMP Salary Trend in the South West

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the South West

LAMP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dorset +7 31 £35,000 - 5
Bristol -23 29 £36,000 -4.00% 5
Wiltshire +30 22 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Gloucestershire -10 9 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Devon -1 3 - -
Somerset -18 3 £32,500 -7.14% 2
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 South West region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 168 (78.14%) PHP
2 157 (73.02%) Linux
3 136 (63.26%) MySQL
4 135 (62.79%) HTML
5 132 (61.40%) JavaScript
5 132 (61.40%) CSS
6 115 (53.49%) Apache
7 79 (36.74%) MVC
8 78 (36.28%) Web Development
9 77 (35.81%) jQuery
10 61 (28.37%) Git (software)
11 44 (20.47%) E-Commerce
12 40 (18.60%) Python
12 40 (18.60%) Subversion
12 40 (18.60%) REST
13 39 (18.14%) Windows
14 38 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
15 37 (17.21%) Perl
16 35 (16.28%) SQL
16 35 (16.28%) OOP
17 32 (14.88%) Telecoms
17 32 (14.88%) Laravel
17 32 (14.88%) DevOps
17 32 (14.88%) User Experience
18 31 (14.42%) Sass
19 30 (13.95%) VMware
19 30 (13.95%) Microsoft
20 28 (13.02%) Firewall
20 28 (13.02%) Opscode Chef
21 27 (12.56%) Mobile App

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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
1 115 (53.49%) Apache
2 23 (10.70%) Drupal
3 21 (9.77%) IIS
4 14 (6.51%) JBoss
5 12 (5.58%) CloudStack
5 12 (5.58%) OpenStack
5 12 (5.58%) WebLogic
5 12 (5.58%) WebSphere
5 12 (5.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (4.65%) CMS
7 9 (4.19%) Tomcat
8 8 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (3.72%) WordPress
9 7 (3.26%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.86%) ColdFusion
11 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.93%) Confluence
12 2 (0.93%) nginx
13 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.86%) Magento
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.33%) GitHub
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.47%) Route 53
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.02%) Firewall
2 15 (6.98%) EIGRP
2 15 (6.98%) IPv4
2 15 (6.98%) IPv6
2 15 (6.98%) MPLS
2 15 (6.98%) OSPF
2 15 (6.98%) SNMP
2 15 (6.98%) VLAN
3 10 (4.65%) LAN
3 10 (4.65%) WAN
4 9 (4.19%) BGP
4 9 (4.19%) L2TP
5 7 (3.26%) DHCP
5 7 (3.26%) DNS
5 7 (3.26%) Internet
5 7 (3.26%) VPN
6 6 (2.79%) VoIP
7 4 (1.86%) SSH
7 4 (1.86%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (63.26%) MySQL
2 23 (10.70%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.65%) Big Data
4 9 (4.19%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.47%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (28.37%) Git (software)
2 40 (18.60%) Subversion
3 25 (11.63%) Jenkins
4 24 (11.16%) PHPUnit
5 19 (8.84%) gulp
6 12 (5.58%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.19%) Selenium
7 9 (4.19%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.79%) Mercurial
9 5 (2.33%) Grunt
10 4 (1.86%) JIRA
11 3 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.40%) Bugzilla
11 3 (1.40%) PEAR
11 3 (1.40%) Trac
12 1 (0.47%) Ant
12 1 (0.47%) JMeter
12 1 (0.47%) Maven
12 1 (0.47%) Robot Framework
12 1 (0.47%) TestComplete
General
1 32 (14.88%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.19%) Finance
3 5 (2.33%) Marketing
4 4 (1.86%) Back Office
5 3 (1.40%) Advertising
5 3 (1.40%) Electronics
6 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 155 (72.09%) Developer
2 129 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 45 (20.93%) Web Developer
4 35 (16.28%) PHP Web Developer
5 26 (12.09%) LAMP Developer
6 23 (10.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 21 (9.77%) Administrator
7 21 (9.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (9.77%) Systems Administrator
8 20 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
8 20 (9.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (6.05%) Junior
9 13 (6.05%) MySQL Developer
9 13 (6.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 12 (5.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (5.58%) Linux Engineer
11 11 (5.12%) Junior Developer
12 10 (4.65%) Junior PHP Developer
12 10 (4.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 9 (4.19%) Telecoms Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (62.79%) HTML
2 132 (61.40%) CSS
3 77 (35.81%) jQuery
4 40 (18.60%) REST
5 32 (14.88%) Laravel
6 31 (14.42%) Sass
7 27 (12.56%) Symfony
8 26 (12.09%) HTML5
9 24 (11.16%) .NET
9 24 (11.16%) XML
10 23 (10.70%) CSS3
11 20 (9.30%) CodeIgniter
12 19 (8.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (8.37%) Ajax
13 18 (8.37%) Highcharts JS
14 17 (7.91%) SOAP
15 16 (7.44%) JSON
16 15 (6.98%) AngularJS
17 14 (6.51%) Web Services
18 11 (5.12%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.88%) User Experience
2 27 (12.56%) Mobile App
3 23 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.98%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.26%) EqualLogic
6 6 (2.79%) Blog
7 5 (2.33%) PKI
7 5 (2.33%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.40%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.47%) iPad
10 1 (0.47%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.47%) W3C
10 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 157 (73.02%) Linux
2 39 (18.14%) Windows
3 21 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (9.30%) Debian
5 18 (8.37%) Unix
6 11 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.19%) Windows Server
8 8 (3.72%) CentOS
9 7 (3.26%) FreeNAS
10 3 (1.40%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.47%) Android
11 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.74%) MVC
2 78 (36.28%) Web Development
3 44 (20.47%) E-Commerce
4 38 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (16.28%) OOP
6 32 (14.88%) DevOps
7 26 (12.09%) Configuration Management
8 25 (11.63%) Scrum
9 24 (11.16%) OO
10 20 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (8.37%) Project Management
12 14 (6.51%) OO PHP
13 13 (6.05%) ITIL
13 13 (6.05%) Open Source
13 13 (6.05%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (5.58%) Auto-Scaling
14 12 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (5.58%) DSDM
14 12 (5.58%) OWASP
14 12 (5.58%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 168 (78.14%) PHP
2 132 (61.40%) JavaScript
3 40 (18.60%) Python
4 37 (17.21%) Perl
5 35 (16.28%) SQL
6 21 (9.77%) Bash Shell
7 20 (9.30%) Ruby
8 16 (7.44%) Shell Script
9 15 (6.98%) PowerShell
10 14 (6.51%) Java
11 6 (2.79%) C++
12 4 (1.86%) C#
13 3 (1.40%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.47%) C
14 1 (0.47%) Groovy
14 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (2.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.93%) CCNA
3 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.93%) MCSD
3 2 (0.93%) RHCE
3 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) CISSP
4 1 (0.47%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) GIAC
4 1 (0.47%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (0.47%) MCSE
4 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (0.47%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.47%) SANS
4 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (0.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 20 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.44%) Xen
3 13 (6.05%) Active Directory
3 13 (6.05%) vSphere
4 12 (5.58%) XenServer
5 9 (4.19%) Docker
6 5 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.33%) KVM
7 4 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.47%) Gluster
8 1 (0.47%) iptables
8 1 (0.47%) Samba
Systems Management
1 28 (13.02%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (12.56%) Puppet
3 19 (8.84%) Ansible
4 13 (6.05%) Salt
5 12 (5.58%) Cobbler
5 12 (5.58%) Terraform
5 12 (5.58%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.33%) Nagios
7 3 (1.40%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.93%) Graylog
8 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.47%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.47%) Kibana
9 1 (0.47%) logstash
9 1 (0.47%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (13.95%) Microsoft
1 30 (13.95%) VMware
2 18 (8.37%) Oracle
3 17 (7.91%) Red Hat
4 14 (6.51%) Zend
5 12 (5.58%) EnterpriseDB
6 8 (3.72%) Cisco
7 7 (3.26%) Apple
7 7 (3.26%) Dell
7 7 (3.26%) HP
7 7 (3.26%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.40%) Google
9 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.47%) Qualys
9 1 (0.47%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.47%) SAP
9 1 (0.47%) Splunk
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