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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 152 115 152
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +37
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 90 155 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 2.65% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.28% 6.05% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 82 136 85
Median salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £46,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
2104 2561 2700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.85% 43.71% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1851 2209 2329
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 28 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 28 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 +13 28 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Bristol -22 26 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Wiltshire +23 17 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Gloucestershire -3 13 £53,750 +62.87% 3
Somerset -20 5 £35,000 - 4
Devon 0 1 - - 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 151 (75.12%) PHP
2 148 (73.63%) Linux
3 140 (69.65%) HTML
4 137 (68.16%) JavaScript
5 136 (67.66%) CSS
6 119 (59.20%) MySQL
7 98 (48.76%) Apache
8 84 (41.79%) jQuery
9 81 (40.30%) Web Development
10 77 (38.31%) MVC
11 63 (31.34%) Git (software)
12 45 (22.39%) Python
13 44 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (20.40%) Subversion
14 41 (20.40%) REST
15 39 (19.40%) Laravel
15 39 (19.40%) E-Commerce
16 36 (17.91%) OOP
17 34 (16.92%) DevOps
18 33 (16.42%) Sass
19 32 (15.92%) User Experience
19 32 (15.92%) Windows
20 31 (15.42%) Perl
20 31 (15.42%) SQL
21 29 (14.43%) Puppet
22 28 (13.93%) Ruby
23 27 (13.43%) Opscode Chef
24 26 (12.94%) PHPUnit
24 26 (12.94%) HTML5
24 26 (12.94%) Scrum

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 98 (48.76%) Apache
2 19 (9.45%) Drupal
3 15 (7.46%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (6.97%) JBoss
5 13 (6.47%) IIS
6 11 (5.47%) CloudStack
6 11 (5.47%) OpenStack
6 11 (5.47%) WebLogic
6 11 (5.47%) WebSphere
6 11 (5.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (4.98%) CMS
8 8 (3.98%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.49%) ColdFusion
10 4 (1.99%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.99%) Confluence
10 4 (1.99%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.99%) WordPress
11 3 (1.49%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.49%) nginx
12 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
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 22 (10.95%) 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%) Route 53
3 3 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.00%) PaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.44%) Firewall
2 5 (2.49%) EIGRP
2 5 (2.49%) Internet
2 5 (2.49%) IPv4
2 5 (2.49%) IPv6
2 5 (2.49%) MPLS
2 5 (2.49%) OSPF
2 5 (2.49%) SNMP
2 5 (2.49%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.49%) VLAN
3 4 (1.99%) DHCP
3 4 (1.99%) DNS
3 4 (1.99%) HTTP
3 4 (1.99%) VPN
4 3 (1.49%) BGP
4 3 (1.49%) L2TP
4 3 (1.49%) LAN
4 3 (1.49%) SSH
4 3 (1.49%) WAN
5 2 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (59.20%) MySQL
2 20 (9.95%) MongoDB
3 18 (8.96%) Big Data
4 15 (7.46%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.47%) RDBMS
5 11 (5.47%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.49%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.49%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.50%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.50%) Redis
10 1 (0.50%) Riak
Development Applications
1 63 (31.34%) Git (software)
2 41 (20.40%) Subversion
3 26 (12.94%) PHPUnit
4 24 (11.94%) Jenkins
5 23 (11.44%) gulp
6 11 (5.47%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.48%) Selenium
8 7 (3.48%) JIRA
8 7 (3.48%) Vagrant
9 6 (2.99%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.49%) Ant
11 3 (1.49%) FishEye
11 3 (1.49%) Grunt
11 3 (1.49%) Maven
11 3 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.00%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.00%) git-flow
12 2 (1.00%) Robot Framework
13 1 (0.50%) Redmine
General
1 22 (10.95%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.48%) Finance
3 6 (2.99%) 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
1 151 (75.12%) Developer
2 125 (62.19%) PHP Developer
3 43 (21.39%) Web Developer
4 35 (17.41%) PHP Web Developer
5 25 (12.44%) LAMP Developer
6 22 (10.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (10.95%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 17 (8.46%) Junior
8 15 (7.46%) Junior Developer
9 14 (6.97%) Junior PHP Developer
10 12 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (4.98%) MySQL Developer
11 10 (4.98%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 9 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.48%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.48%) Software Developer
13 8 (3.98%) Administrator
13 8 (3.98%) Junior PHP Web Developer
13 8 (3.98%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (69.65%) HTML
2 136 (67.66%) CSS
3 84 (41.79%) jQuery
4 41 (20.40%) REST
5 39 (19.40%) Laravel
6 33 (16.42%) Sass
7 26 (12.94%) HTML5
8 25 (12.44%) CodeIgniter
8 25 (12.44%) Symfony
8 25 (12.44%) XML
9 24 (11.94%) AngularJS
10 23 (11.44%) CSS3
10 23 (11.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (10.95%) Highcharts JS
12 21 (10.45%) .NET
13 18 (8.96%) JSON
13 18 (8.96%) Node.js
13 18 (8.96%) SOAP
14 17 (8.46%) Ajax
15 13 (6.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.92%) User Experience
2 25 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (11.44%) Mobile App
4 16 (7.96%) Digital Media
5 12 (5.97%) PKI
6 10 (4.98%) Visualisation
7 9 (4.48%) Blog
8 4 (1.99%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.00%) iPad
10 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.50%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 148 (73.63%) Linux
2 32 (15.92%) Windows
3 24 (11.94%) Debian
4 18 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (7.96%) Unix
6 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.49%) CentOS
7 5 (2.49%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.99%) FreeNAS
9 2 (1.00%) Android
9 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.30%) Web Development
2 77 (38.31%) MVC
3 44 (21.89%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (19.40%) E-Commerce
5 36 (17.91%) OOP
6 34 (16.92%) DevOps
7 26 (12.94%) Scrum
8 22 (10.95%) Configuration Management
8 22 (10.95%) Project Management
9 19 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (7.96%) OO
11 14 (6.97%) Open Source
11 14 (6.97%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.47%) Analytics
12 13 (6.47%) ITIL
13 12 (5.97%) Data Analytics
13 12 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (5.47%) Auto-Scaling
14 11 (5.47%) Build Automation
14 11 (5.47%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 151 (75.12%) PHP
2 137 (68.16%) JavaScript
3 45 (22.39%) Python
4 31 (15.42%) Perl
4 31 (15.42%) SQL
5 28 (13.93%) Ruby
6 23 (11.44%) Java
7 20 (9.95%) Bash Shell
8 14 (6.97%) C++
9 13 (6.47%) Shell Script
10 12 (5.97%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.99%) C
12 4 (1.99%) C#
13 3 (1.49%) Groovy
14 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 8 (3.98%) Degree
1 8 (3.98%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.49%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.49%) CCNA
4 3 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.00%) CISSP
5 2 (1.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.00%) GIAC
5 2 (1.00%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (1.00%) MCSD
5 2 (1.00%) MCSE
5 2 (1.00%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (1.00%) RHCE
5 2 (1.00%) SANS
5 2 (1.00%) Security+ Certification
5 2 (1.00%) SSCP
6 1 (0.50%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 20 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.47%) vSphere
2 13 (6.47%) Xen
3 11 (5.47%) XenServer
4 10 (4.98%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.48%) Active Directory
5 9 (4.48%) Docker
6 4 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.49%) KVM
8 1 (0.50%) Gluster
8 1 (0.50%) iptables
8 1 (0.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (14.43%) Puppet
2 27 (13.43%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (8.96%) Ansible
4 13 (6.47%) Salt
5 11 (5.47%) Cobbler
5 11 (5.47%) Terraform
5 11 (5.47%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.99%) Graylog
6 4 (1.99%) Nagios
7 3 (1.49%) Kibana
7 3 (1.49%) logstash
7 3 (1.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (1.49%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.00%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.50%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.50%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 25 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.94%) Oracle
2 24 (11.94%) VMware
3 16 (7.96%) Red Hat
3 16 (7.96%) Zend
4 11 (5.47%) EnterpriseDB
5 5 (2.49%) Cisco
6 4 (1.99%) Apple
6 4 (1.99%) Dell
6 4 (1.99%) HP
6 4 (1.99%) Palo Alto
7 3 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.50%) New Relic
8 1 (0.50%) PayPal
8 1 (0.50%) Qualys
8 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.50%) SAP
8 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.50%) Splunk
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