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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 161 129 118
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 73 122 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.41% 2.13% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.36% 5.21% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 117 115
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2173 2341 2734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.10% 40.96% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 2064 2400
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
Bristol +10 23 £38,500 +2.66% 2
Gloucestershire -4 18 £52,500 +36.36% 2
Somerset -2 14 £30,000 -14.28%
Devon -2 7 £35,000 - 1
Wiltshire +18 5 £40,000 - 2
Dorset -15 5 £28,500 -24.00% 1
Avon - 1 - -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 129 (79.63%) Linux
2 127 (78.40%) JavaScript
3 112 (69.14%) HTML
4 110 (67.90%) PHP
4 110 (67.90%) CSS
5 106 (65.43%) MySQL
6 102 (62.96%) jQuery
7 72 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 61 (37.65%) AngularJS
9 58 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (35.19%) Web Development
11 53 (32.72%) Python
12 52 (32.10%) Node.js
13 51 (31.48%) MongoDB
13 51 (31.48%) Apache
14 50 (30.86%) Scrum
15 45 (27.78%) DevOps
16 44 (27.16%) Java
17 42 (25.93%) Ruby
18 40 (24.69%) Software Engineering
18 40 (24.69%) MVC
19 39 (24.07%) Laravel
19 39 (24.07%) Big Data
20 38 (23.46%) Oracle
20 38 (23.46%) C++
21 37 (22.84%) Elasticsearch
22 36 (22.22%) Perl
22 36 (22.22%) HTML5
22 36 (22.22%) Java EE
23 35 (21.60%) OOP

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 51 (31.48%) Apache
2 37 (22.84%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (12.35%) Apache Pig
4 17 (10.49%) WordPress
5 15 (9.26%) Drupal
6 14 (8.64%) Apache Spark
7 13 (8.02%) JBoss
8 10 (6.17%) OpenStack
9 9 (5.56%) CloudStack
9 9 (5.56%) WebLogic
9 9 (5.56%) WebSphere
9 9 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (3.70%) Tomcat
11 5 (3.09%) Confluence
12 4 (2.47%) CMS
12 4 (2.47%) nginx
13 2 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.23%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.62%) IIS
14 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (1.85%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (1.85%) GitHub
2 3 (1.85%) PaaS
2 3 (1.85%) Route 53
2 3 (1.85%) SaaS
2 3 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.62%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.62%) Heroku
3 1 (0.62%) IaaS
3 1 (0.62%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.11%) Firewall
2 14 (8.64%) HTTP
3 10 (6.17%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.56%) SSL
5 5 (3.09%) Intranet
6 3 (1.85%) Internet
6 3 (1.85%) Network Security
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.62%) DNS
8 1 (0.62%) FTP
8 1 (0.62%) LAN
8 1 (0.62%) SAN
8 1 (0.62%) SSH
8 1 (0.62%) WAN
8 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (65.43%) MySQL
2 51 (31.48%) MongoDB
3 39 (24.07%) Big Data
4 29 (17.90%) RDBMS
4 29 (17.90%) Relational Database
5 25 (15.43%) Hadoop
6 22 (13.58%) Apache Hive
7 16 (9.88%) SQL Server
8 9 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (4.94%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.85%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.85%) Redis
10 3 (1.85%) Riak
11 2 (1.23%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 72 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 28 (17.28%) Subversion
3 20 (12.35%) gulp
4 17 (10.49%) Jenkins
5 14 (8.64%) JIRA
6 12 (7.41%) PHPUnit
7 9 (5.56%) Grunt
7 9 (5.56%) Redmine
7 9 (5.56%) Selenium
7 9 (5.56%) TeamCity
7 9 (5.56%) Vagrant
8 8 (4.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (4.94%) Bitbucket
8 8 (4.94%) CodeSonar
8 8 (4.94%) git-flow
8 8 (4.94%) Robot Framework
9 3 (1.85%) Ant
9 3 (1.85%) FishEye
9 3 (1.85%) Maven
9 3 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (7.41%) Retail
2 10 (6.17%) Back Office
3 8 (4.94%) Finance
3 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.85%) Banking
4 3 (1.85%) Marketing
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
5 2 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 106 (65.43%) Developer
2 85 (52.47%) PHP Developer
3 36 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 33 (20.37%) Web Developer
5 25 (15.43%) PHP Web Developer
6 18 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (7.41%) Lead Software Engineer
8 10 (6.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (6.17%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Java Engineer
9 9 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
9 9 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.94%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.32%) Drupal Developer
11 7 (4.32%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Junior
11 7 (4.32%) MySQL Developer
11 7 (4.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 6 (3.70%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (69.14%) HTML
2 110 (67.90%) CSS
3 102 (62.96%) jQuery
4 61 (37.65%) AngularJS
5 52 (32.10%) Node.js
6 39 (24.07%) Laravel
7 36 (22.22%) HTML5
7 36 (22.22%) Java EE
8 32 (19.75%) CSS3
9 30 (18.52%) Sass
9 30 (18.52%) SOAP
10 29 (17.90%) Apache Camel
10 29 (17.90%) Hibernate
10 29 (17.90%) REST
10 29 (17.90%) Spring
11 26 (16.05%) Middleware
12 23 (14.20%) .NET
13 22 (13.58%) XML
14 19 (11.73%) Symfony
15 18 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.90%) PKI
2 26 (16.05%) Visualisation
3 17 (10.49%) User Experience
4 16 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.70%) Blog
6 5 (3.09%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.85%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.85%) Social Media
8 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.23%) W3C
9 1 (0.62%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.62%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.62%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 129 (79.63%) Linux
2 21 (12.96%) Windows
3 19 (11.73%) Unix
4 18 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 14 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (8.02%) Debian
7 8 (4.94%) Android
7 8 (4.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (35.19%) Web Development
3 50 (30.86%) Scrum
4 45 (27.78%) DevOps
5 40 (24.69%) MVC
5 40 (24.69%) Software Engineering
6 35 (21.60%) OOP
7 30 (18.52%) Analytics
8 29 (17.90%) Data Analytics
9 27 (16.67%) Time Management
10 24 (14.81%) E-Commerce
11 22 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (10.49%) Big Data Analytics
13 15 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (9.26%) Project Management
14 14 (8.64%) Configuration Management
15 12 (7.41%) ITIL
16 11 (6.79%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (6.79%) Workflow
17 10 (6.17%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (78.40%) JavaScript
2 110 (67.90%) PHP
3 53 (32.72%) Python
4 44 (27.16%) Java
5 42 (25.93%) Ruby
6 38 (23.46%) C++
7 36 (22.22%) Perl
8 34 (20.99%) C
9 29 (17.90%) SQL
10 22 (13.58%) Bash Shell
11 12 (7.41%) C#
12 9 (5.56%) PowerShell
12 9 (5.56%) Shell Script
13 8 (4.94%) Objective-C
14 5 (3.09%) PHP 5
15 3 (1.85%) Groovy
16 2 (1.23%) PHP 7
17 1 (0.62%) Erlang
17 1 (0.62%) Lua
17 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 26 (16.05%) Degree
3 21 (12.96%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.17%) CCNA
4 10 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.94%) CISSP
5 8 (4.94%) CompTIA Security+
5 8 (4.94%) DV Cleared
5 8 (4.94%) GIAC
5 8 (4.94%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (4.94%) MCSE
5 8 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.94%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (4.94%) SANS
5 8 (4.94%) Security+ Certification
5 8 (4.94%) SSCP
6 2 (1.23%) RHCE
6 2 (1.23%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.62%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (16.05%) Hyper-V
1 26 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (10.49%) vSphere
3 9 (5.56%) Xen
3 9 (5.56%) XenServer
4 8 (4.94%) Docker
5 2 (1.23%) Gluster
5 2 (1.23%) iptables
5 2 (1.23%) KVM
6 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (17.28%) Puppet
2 20 (12.35%) Ansible
3 17 (10.49%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (10.49%) Salt
4 9 (5.56%) Cobbler
4 9 (5.56%) Terraform
4 9 (5.56%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.09%) Graylog
6 3 (1.85%) Kibana
6 3 (1.85%) logstash
6 3 (1.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (1.85%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.23%) Check_MK
7 2 (1.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.23%) Nagios
7 2 (1.23%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.62%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 38 (23.46%) Oracle
2 26 (16.05%) VMware
3 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.26%) Zend
5 12 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.56%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (1.85%) Panasonic
7 3 (1.85%) PayPal
7 3 (1.85%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.23%) Cisco
8 2 (1.23%) Google
8 2 (1.23%) Perforce
8 2 (1.23%) Qualys
8 2 (1.23%) Splunk
9 1 (0.62%) Adobe
9 1 (0.62%) Facebook
9 1 (0.62%) New Relic
9 1 (0.62%) SaltStack
Devon
Guru Careers
Salary: 26000-35000 Per Annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & great projects
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago