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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England / South West
Rank 168 137 99
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -38
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 72 119 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.42% 2.05% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 4.93% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 56 117 161
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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
2162 2414 2563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.54% 41.66% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 2044 2336
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -4 20 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Somerset +3 16 £40,000 -5.88%
Gloucestershire +3 13 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Devon +12 9 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Wiltshire +14 6 £38,000 +11.76% 3
Dorset -13 6 £37,000 -7.50%
Cornwall - 1 £24,000 -
Avon - 1 - -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 117 (81.82%) PHP
2 108 (75.52%) JavaScript
3 102 (71.33%) MySQL
3 102 (71.33%) Linux
4 93 (65.03%) HTML
5 92 (64.34%) CSS
6 73 (51.05%) Git (software)
7 69 (48.25%) jQuery
8 55 (38.46%) AngularJS
9 49 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (32.87%) Web Development
11 46 (32.17%) Apache
12 42 (29.37%) Node.js
13 40 (27.97%) Python
14 39 (27.27%) Laravel
15 38 (26.57%) OOP
16 37 (25.87%) Scrum
17 35 (24.48%) MVC
18 33 (23.08%) HTML5
19 32 (22.38%) MongoDB
20 31 (21.68%) Symfony
21 29 (20.28%) Sass
21 29 (20.28%) Java
21 29 (20.28%) DevOps
22 26 (18.18%) SOAP
22 26 (18.18%) XML
23 25 (17.48%) Big Data
24 24 (16.78%) REST
24 24 (16.78%) E-Commerce
25 23 (16.08%) 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 46 (32.17%) Apache
2 23 (16.08%) WordPress
3 21 (14.69%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (13.29%) Drupal
5 13 (9.09%) Apache Pig
6 9 (6.29%) Apache Spark
6 9 (6.29%) JBoss
7 8 (5.59%) OpenStack
8 7 (4.90%) CloudStack
8 7 (4.90%) WebLogic
8 7 (4.90%) WebSphere
8 7 (4.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (4.20%) CMS
10 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
11 3 (2.10%) IIS
11 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.70%) Moodle
13 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Magento
2 2 (1.40%) Shopify
2 2 (1.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.20%) SaaS
3 5 (3.50%) Slack
4 4 (2.80%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.70%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.70%) Heroku
5 1 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.39%) Firewall
2 10 (6.99%) HTTP
3 6 (4.20%) SSL
3 6 (4.20%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.10%) Intranet
5 2 (1.40%) SSH
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.70%) FTP
6 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.70%) Internet
6 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.70%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.70%) LAN
6 1 (0.70%) LDAP
6 1 (0.70%) SAN
6 1 (0.70%) WAN
6 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (71.33%) MySQL
2 32 (22.38%) MongoDB
3 25 (17.48%) Big Data
4 19 (13.29%) Relational Database
5 14 (9.79%) Apache Hive
5 14 (9.79%) Hadoop
5 14 (9.79%) RDBMS
6 9 (6.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 73 (51.05%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.19%) Subversion
3 15 (10.49%) gulp
4 14 (9.79%) Grunt
4 14 (9.79%) Vagrant
5 12 (8.39%) JIRA
6 10 (6.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (6.99%) Bitbucket
7 9 (6.29%) Jenkins
7 9 (6.29%) Redmine
8 7 (4.90%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.50%) CodeSonar
9 5 (3.50%) git-flow
9 5 (3.50%) Robot Framework
9 5 (3.50%) Selenium
10 2 (1.40%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.70%) GoCD
11 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.70%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (12.59%) Retail
2 14 (9.79%) Finance
3 12 (8.39%) Marketing
4 7 (4.90%) Banking
4 7 (4.90%) Games
5 6 (4.20%) Back Office
5 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.40%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 111 (77.62%) Developer
2 79 (55.24%) PHP Developer
3 28 (19.58%) Web Developer
4 21 (14.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 20 (13.99%) Software Engineer
6 16 (11.19%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 12 (8.39%) LAMP Developer
9 11 (7.69%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 10 (6.99%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.99%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 8 (5.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (5.59%) Lead Software Engineer
12 7 (4.90%) MySQL Developer
12 7 (4.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 6 (4.20%) Digital Developer
13 6 (4.20%) Java Engineer
13 6 (4.20%) Java Software Engineer
13 6 (4.20%) Product Developer
14 5 (3.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (65.03%) HTML
2 92 (64.34%) CSS
3 69 (48.25%) jQuery
4 55 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 42 (29.37%) Node.js
6 39 (27.27%) Laravel
7 33 (23.08%) HTML5
8 31 (21.68%) Symfony
9 29 (20.28%) Sass
10 26 (18.18%) SOAP
10 26 (18.18%) XML
11 24 (16.78%) REST
12 20 (13.99%) CSS3
12 20 (13.99%) Java EE
13 16 (11.19%) .NET
13 16 (11.19%) Ajax
14 15 (10.49%) Apache Camel
14 15 (10.49%) Hibernate
14 15 (10.49%) Spring
15 14 (9.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) PKI
2 14 (9.79%) User Experience
3 13 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.10%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (2.10%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.10%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.10%) Replication
6 3 (2.10%) Social Media
6 3 (2.10%) W3C
6 3 (2.10%) Xbox
7 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.70%) Kindle
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 102 (71.33%) Linux
2 16 (11.19%) Mac OS X
2 16 (11.19%) Unix
2 16 (11.19%) Windows
3 11 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (5.59%) CentOS
5 5 (3.50%) Android
5 5 (3.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.10%) Debian
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (32.87%) Web Development
3 38 (26.57%) OOP
4 37 (25.87%) Scrum
5 35 (24.48%) MVC
6 29 (20.28%) DevOps
7 24 (16.78%) E-Commerce
8 21 (14.69%) Software Engineering
9 19 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (12.59%) Time Management
11 15 (10.49%) Analytics
11 15 (10.49%) Data Analytics
11 15 (10.49%) SDLC
12 14 (9.79%) Visualisation
13 11 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Testing
13 11 (7.69%) Network Management
13 11 (7.69%) OO
14 9 (6.29%) Configuration Management
14 9 (6.29%) Open Source
15 8 (5.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (81.82%) PHP
2 108 (75.52%) JavaScript
3 40 (27.97%) Python
4 29 (20.28%) Java
5 23 (16.08%) Perl
5 23 (16.08%) Ruby
6 22 (15.38%) C
7 20 (13.99%) C++
8 19 (13.29%) Bash Shell
9 15 (10.49%) SQL
10 8 (5.59%) C#
10 8 (5.59%) Objective-C
10 8 (5.59%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.20%) PHP 5
12 5 (3.50%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.10%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.70%) Erlang
14 1 (0.70%) Jython
14 1 (0.70%) Lua
Qualifications
1 17 (11.89%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.09%) Degree
3 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.20%) CCNA
4 6 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.50%) CISSP
5 5 (3.50%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (3.50%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.50%) GIAC
5 5 (3.50%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (3.50%) MCSE
5 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.50%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (3.50%) SANS
5 5 (3.50%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (3.50%) SSCP
6 1 (0.70%) RHCE
6 1 (0.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.79%) Hyper-V
1 14 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.39%) vSphere
3 10 (6.99%) Docker
4 7 (4.90%) Xen
4 7 (4.90%) XenServer
5 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.70%) iptables
5 1 (0.70%) KVM
5 1 (0.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (11.89%) Ansible
2 16 (11.19%) Puppet
3 12 (8.39%) Salt
4 8 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.90%) Cobbler
5 7 (4.90%) Terraform
5 7 (4.90%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.10%) Nagios
7 2 (1.40%) Check_MK
7 2 (1.40%) Grafana
7 2 (1.40%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.70%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.70%) Graylog
8 1 (0.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 23 (16.08%) Oracle
2 22 (15.38%) Zend
3 17 (11.89%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.79%) VMware
5 9 (6.29%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.90%) EnterpriseDB
7 4 (2.80%) Nokia
8 3 (2.10%) Adobe
8 3 (2.10%) Panasonic
8 3 (2.10%) Perforce
9 2 (1.40%) Infobright
9 2 (1.40%) New Relic
9 2 (1.40%) PagerDuty
10 1 (0.70%) Cisco
10 1 (0.70%) Qualys
10 1 (0.70%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.70%) Splunk
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