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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 154 130 149
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 91 132 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.63% 2.23% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% 5.18% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 77 113 86
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2203 2547 2652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.42% 43.10% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 2180 2260
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +10 26 £27,500 -21.42% 7
Gloucestershire 0 20 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Bristol -34 20 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Wiltshire +18 15 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Somerset -1 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 150 (74.63%) PHP
2 146 (72.64%) Linux
3 145 (72.14%) JavaScript
4 144 (71.64%) HTML
5 141 (70.15%) CSS
6 120 (59.70%) MySQL
7 101 (50.25%) jQuery
8 85 (42.29%) Web Development
9 83 (41.29%) Apache
10 69 (34.33%) MVC
11 66 (32.84%) Git (software)
12 51 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
13 49 (24.38%) REST
14 46 (22.89%) Python
15 43 (21.39%) Laravel
16 42 (20.90%) Subversion
17 39 (19.40%) DevOps
18 38 (18.91%) OOP
19 36 (17.91%) MongoDB
20 35 (17.41%) AngularJS
21 34 (16.92%) Sass
21 34 (16.92%) User Experience
21 34 (16.92%) Ruby
21 34 (16.92%) E-Commerce
22 33 (16.42%) Scrum
23 32 (15.92%) SQL
24 30 (14.93%) Java
24 30 (14.93%) Oracle
24 30 (14.93%) Windows
24 30 (14.93%) HTML5

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 83 (41.29%) Apache
2 24 (11.94%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (9.45%) Drupal
4 14 (6.97%) JBoss
5 10 (4.98%) CloudStack
5 10 (4.98%) CMS
5 10 (4.98%) OpenStack
5 10 (4.98%) WebLogic
5 10 (4.98%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (4.48%) IIS
7 8 (3.98%) Apache Pig
7 8 (3.98%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.99%) Apache Spark
9 5 (2.49%) ColdFusion
9 5 (2.49%) Confluence
10 3 (1.49%) nginx
11 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.00%) WordPress
12 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.99%) GitHub
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.49%) PaaS
3 3 (1.49%) Route 53
3 3 (1.49%) SaaS
3 3 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.95%) Firewall
2 9 (4.48%) HTTP
3 6 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.99%) Internet
4 4 (1.99%) Intranet
5 3 (1.49%) DNS
5 3 (1.49%) Network Security
5 3 (1.49%) SSH
5 3 (1.49%) SSL
6 2 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.00%) DHCP
6 2 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (59.70%) MySQL
2 36 (17.91%) MongoDB
3 25 (12.44%) Big Data
4 20 (9.95%) RDBMS
4 20 (9.95%) Relational Database
5 18 (8.96%) SQL Server
6 12 (5.97%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.48%) Apache Hive
7 9 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.99%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.49%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.49%) Redis
9 3 (1.49%) Riak
10 2 (1.00%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 66 (32.84%) Git (software)
2 42 (20.90%) Subversion
3 29 (14.43%) PHPUnit
4 26 (12.94%) gulp
5 22 (10.95%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.98%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.48%) JIRA
8 8 (3.98%) Selenium
9 6 (2.99%) Vagrant
10 5 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.99%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.49%) Ant
12 3 (1.49%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.49%) FishEye
12 3 (1.49%) git-flow
12 3 (1.49%) Maven
12 3 (1.49%) Robot Framework
12 3 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.50%) Grunt
13 1 (0.50%) Redmine
General
1 16 (7.96%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.48%) Finance
3 7 (3.48%) Back Office
4 5 (2.49%) Marketing
5 3 (1.49%) Advertising
5 3 (1.49%) Electronics
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (76.12%) Developer
2 127 (63.18%) PHP Developer
3 47 (23.38%) Web Developer
4 39 (19.40%) PHP Web Developer
5 28 (13.93%) LAMP Developer
6 25 (12.44%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 20 (9.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 17 (8.46%) Software Engineer
9 15 (7.46%) Junior
10 14 (6.97%) Junior Developer
11 13 (6.47%) Junior PHP Developer
12 12 (5.97%) MySQL Developer
12 12 (5.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 12 (5.97%) Software Developer
13 9 (4.48%) Linux Engineer
14 8 (3.98%) Junior PHP Web Developer
14 8 (3.98%) Junior Web Developer
14 8 (3.98%) Senior Developer
15 6 (2.99%) Graduate Developer
15 6 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (71.64%) HTML
2 141 (70.15%) CSS
3 101 (50.25%) jQuery
4 49 (24.38%) REST
5 43 (21.39%) Laravel
6 35 (17.41%) AngularJS
7 34 (16.92%) Sass
8 30 (14.93%) HTML5
8 30 (14.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 28 (13.93%) CSS3
10 27 (13.43%) CodeIgniter
11 26 (12.94%) XML
12 25 (12.44%) Highcharts JS
13 24 (11.94%) Node.js
13 24 (11.94%) Symfony
14 22 (10.95%) .NET
14 22 (10.95%) JSON
15 21 (10.45%) Java EE
16 20 (9.95%) Ajax
16 20 (9.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.92%) User Experience
2 28 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.45%) PKI
4 18 (8.96%) Mobile App
5 17 (8.46%) Visualisation
6 15 (7.46%) Digital Media
7 9 (4.48%) Blog
8 2 (1.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.00%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.00%) iPad
9 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.50%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Social Media
9 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 146 (72.64%) Linux
2 30 (14.93%) Windows
3 27 (13.43%) Debian
4 16 (7.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (7.46%) Unix
6 5 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.49%) Android
7 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.49%) CentOS
7 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.49%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.00%) FreeNAS
9 1 (0.50%) Solaris
9 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (42.29%) Web Development
2 69 (34.33%) MVC
3 51 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (19.40%) DevOps
5 38 (18.91%) OOP
6 34 (16.92%) E-Commerce
7 33 (16.42%) Scrum
8 25 (12.44%) Project Management
9 24 (11.94%) Software Engineering
10 21 (10.45%) Analytics
11 19 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (9.45%) Data Analytics
12 18 (8.96%) Configuration Management
13 14 (6.97%) Big Data Analytics
14 13 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (6.47%) Open Source
15 12 (5.97%) ITIL
15 12 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (4.98%) Build Automation
16 10 (4.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 150 (74.63%) PHP
2 145 (72.14%) JavaScript
3 46 (22.89%) Python
4 34 (16.92%) Ruby
5 32 (15.92%) SQL
6 30 (14.93%) Java
7 29 (14.43%) Perl
8 23 (11.44%) C++
9 18 (8.96%) Bash Shell
10 14 (6.97%) C
11 11 (5.47%) Shell Script
12 10 (4.98%) PowerShell
13 7 (3.48%) C#
14 3 (1.49%) Groovy
14 3 (1.49%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.00%) PHP 5
16 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.97%) Degree
3 11 (5.47%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.49%) CCNA
4 5 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.49%) CISSP
5 3 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.49%) GIAC
5 3 (1.49%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (1.49%) MCSE
5 3 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (1.49%) RHCE
5 3 (1.49%) SANS
5 3 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (1.49%) SSCP
6 2 (1.00%) MCSD
6 2 (1.00%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.50%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (11.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.46%) Hyper-V
3 13 (6.47%) vSphere
4 11 (5.47%) Xen
5 10 (4.98%) Docker
5 10 (4.98%) XenServer
6 6 (2.99%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.49%) KVM
9 2 (1.00%) Gluster
9 2 (1.00%) iptables
10 1 (0.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (14.43%) Puppet
2 24 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (8.46%) Ansible
4 13 (6.47%) Salt
5 10 (4.98%) Cobbler
5 10 (4.98%) Terraform
5 10 (4.98%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.49%) Graylog
7 4 (1.99%) Nagios
8 3 (1.49%) Kibana
8 3 (1.49%) logstash
8 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (1.49%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.00%) Check_MK
9 2 (1.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.00%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 30 (14.93%) Oracle
2 24 (11.94%) VMware
3 22 (10.95%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.97%) Red Hat
4 14 (6.97%) Zend
5 10 (4.98%) EnterpriseDB
6 4 (1.99%) Cisco
6 4 (1.99%) Google
7 3 (1.49%) PayPal
7 3 (1.49%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.00%) Apple
8 2 (1.00%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.00%) Dell
8 2 (1.00%) HP
8 2 (1.00%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.00%) Qualys
8 2 (1.00%) Splunk
9 1 (0.50%) Facebook
9 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.50%) SAP
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