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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 174 137 159
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +22
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 82 110 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.44% 1.87% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 4.51% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 62 93 74
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
2251 2437 2603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.64% 41.35% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1954 2137 2251
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -3 23 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Gloucestershire -9 22 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Bristol -29 14 £51,250 +46.42% 2
Wiltshire +8 10 £42,500 - 2
Somerset +2 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Devon +3 3 £35,000 - 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 137 (75.69%) Linux
2 136 (75.14%) JavaScript
3 131 (72.38%) HTML
4 128 (70.72%) PHP
4 128 (70.72%) CSS
5 104 (57.46%) MySQL
6 99 (54.70%) jQuery
7 80 (44.20%) Web Development
8 66 (36.46%) Git (software)
9 64 (35.36%) Apache
10 58 (32.04%) MVC
11 53 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (26.52%) Python
13 45 (24.86%) Laravel
14 44 (24.31%) REST
15 43 (23.76%) MongoDB
15 43 (23.76%) DevOps
16 39 (21.55%) Subversion
16 39 (21.55%) AngularJS
17 38 (20.99%) Scrum
17 38 (20.99%) Ruby
18 34 (18.78%) OOP
19 33 (18.23%) Oracle
19 33 (18.23%) SQL
19 33 (18.23%) Java
19 33 (18.23%) HTML5
19 33 (18.23%) User Experience
20 31 (17.13%) CSS3
21 30 (16.57%) Puppet
21 30 (16.57%) Perl

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 64 (35.36%) Apache
2 26 (14.36%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (8.29%) JBoss
4 12 (6.63%) Drupal
5 11 (6.08%) Apache Pig
5 11 (6.08%) CloudStack
5 11 (6.08%) OpenStack
5 11 (6.08%) WebLogic
5 11 (6.08%) WebSphere
5 11 (6.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (4.42%) Apache Spark
7 7 (3.87%) CMS
7 7 (3.87%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.76%) Confluence
8 5 (2.76%) WordPress
9 4 (2.21%) IIS
10 3 (1.66%) nginx
11 2 (1.10%) ColdFusion
11 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.76%) GitHub
3 3 (1.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.66%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.66%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.66%) PaaS
3 3 (1.66%) Route 53
3 3 (1.66%) SaaS
3 3 (1.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.55%) IaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.60%) Firewall
2 10 (5.52%) HTTP
3 6 (3.31%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.21%) Internet
4 4 (2.21%) Intranet
4 4 (2.21%) SSL
5 3 (1.66%) DNS
5 3 (1.66%) Network Security
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.10%) DHCP
6 2 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (57.46%) MySQL
2 43 (23.76%) MongoDB
3 29 (16.02%) Big Data
4 23 (12.71%) RDBMS
4 23 (12.71%) Relational Database
5 15 (8.29%) Hadoop
5 15 (8.29%) SQL Server
6 12 (6.63%) Apache Hive
7 9 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.87%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.66%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.66%) Redis
9 3 (1.66%) Riak
10 2 (1.10%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 66 (36.46%) Git (software)
2 39 (21.55%) Subversion
3 27 (14.92%) PHPUnit
4 25 (13.81%) gulp
5 22 (12.15%) Jenkins
6 11 (6.08%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.97%) JIRA
8 7 (3.87%) Selenium
9 5 (2.76%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.21%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.21%) CodeSonar
10 4 (2.21%) git-flow
10 4 (2.21%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.21%) Robot Framework
11 3 (1.66%) Ant
11 3 (1.66%) FishEye
11 3 (1.66%) Maven
11 3 (1.66%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.55%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (6.08%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.52%) Back Office
3 8 (4.42%) Finance
4 3 (1.66%) Advertising
5 2 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.55%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 130 (71.82%) Developer
2 111 (61.33%) PHP Developer
3 42 (23.20%) Web Developer
4 36 (19.89%) PHP Web Developer
5 23 (12.71%) LAMP Developer
6 22 (12.15%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 22 (12.15%) Software Engineer
7 21 (11.60%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (7.73%) Junior
9 13 (7.18%) Junior Developer
10 12 (6.63%) Junior PHP Developer
11 11 (6.08%) Software Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Junior PHP Web Developer
12 8 (4.42%) Junior Web Developer
12 8 (4.42%) MySQL Developer
12 8 (4.42%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 7 (3.87%) Lead Software Engineer
13 7 (3.87%) Senior Developer
14 6 (3.31%) Graduate
14 6 (3.31%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (72.38%) HTML
2 128 (70.72%) CSS
3 99 (54.70%) jQuery
4 45 (24.86%) Laravel
5 44 (24.31%) REST
6 39 (21.55%) AngularJS
7 33 (18.23%) HTML5
8 31 (17.13%) CSS3
9 30 (16.57%) Sass
9 30 (16.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 29 (16.02%) CodeIgniter
11 28 (15.47%) Node.js
12 25 (13.81%) Highcharts JS
12 25 (13.81%) Java EE
13 22 (12.15%) Ajax
13 22 (12.15%) Apache Camel
13 22 (12.15%) Hibernate
13 22 (12.15%) Spring
13 22 (12.15%) XML
14 21 (11.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.23%) User Experience
2 27 (14.92%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (12.15%) PKI
4 20 (11.05%) Visualisation
5 12 (6.63%) Mobile App
6 11 (6.08%) Digital Media
7 8 (4.42%) Blog
8 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.10%) iPad
9 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.55%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 137 (75.69%) Linux
2 27 (14.92%) Windows
3 26 (14.36%) Debian
4 16 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (8.84%) Unix
5 4 (2.21%) Android
5 4 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.21%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.66%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.10%) CentOS
7 2 (1.10%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (44.20%) Web Development
2 58 (32.04%) MVC
3 53 (29.28%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (23.76%) DevOps
5 38 (20.99%) Scrum
6 34 (18.78%) OOP
7 29 (16.02%) E-Commerce
7 29 (16.02%) Software Engineering
8 25 (13.81%) Project Management
9 24 (13.26%) Analytics
10 22 (12.15%) Data Analytics
11 21 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (9.94%) Configuration Management
13 15 (8.29%) Big Data Analytics
14 14 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (7.73%) Time Management
15 13 (7.18%) ITIL
15 13 (7.18%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (6.63%) Open Source
17 11 (6.08%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 136 (75.14%) JavaScript
2 128 (70.72%) PHP
3 48 (26.52%) Python
4 38 (20.99%) Ruby
5 33 (18.23%) Java
5 33 (18.23%) SQL
6 30 (16.57%) Perl
7 27 (14.92%) C++
8 19 (10.50%) Bash Shell
8 19 (10.50%) C
9 12 (6.63%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.97%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.87%) C#
12 4 (2.21%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.66%) Groovy
14 1 (0.55%) Erlang
14 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (10.50%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.94%) Degree
3 14 (7.73%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.31%) CCNA
4 6 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.21%) CISSP
6 4 (2.21%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.21%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.21%) GIAC
6 4 (2.21%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (2.21%) MCSE
6 4 (2.21%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (2.21%) SANS
6 4 (2.21%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (2.21%) SSCP
7 2 (1.10%) RHCE
7 2 (1.10%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.55%) MCSD
8 1 (0.55%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (13.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (11.05%) Hyper-V
3 15 (8.29%) vSphere
4 12 (6.63%) Xen
5 11 (6.08%) Docker
5 11 (6.08%) XenServer
6 4 (2.21%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.66%) KVM
8 2 (1.10%) Gluster
8 2 (1.10%) iptables
Systems Management
1 30 (16.57%) Puppet
2 25 (13.81%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (9.39%) Ansible
4 15 (8.29%) Salt
5 11 (6.08%) Cobbler
5 11 (6.08%) Terraform
5 11 (6.08%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.76%) Graylog
7 3 (1.66%) Kibana
7 3 (1.66%) logstash
7 3 (1.66%) Nagios
7 3 (1.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (1.66%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.10%) Check_MK
8 2 (1.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.10%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.55%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 33 (18.23%) Oracle
2 26 (14.36%) VMware
3 19 (10.50%) Microsoft
4 16 (8.84%) Zend
5 13 (7.18%) Red Hat
6 11 (6.08%) EnterpriseDB
7 4 (2.21%) Cisco
7 4 (2.21%) Google
8 3 (1.66%) PayPal
8 3 (1.66%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.10%) Apple
9 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.10%) Dell
9 2 (1.10%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.10%) HP
9 2 (1.10%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.10%) Qualys
9 2 (1.10%) Splunk
10 1 (0.55%) Facebook
10 1 (0.55%) Rackspace
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