The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 94 101 99
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.67% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 1.09% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,550 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
LAMP
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
470 460 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.23% 33.41% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 418 385 395
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 Wales

LAMP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Wales region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Wales

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Wales

LAMP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
South Wales +13 9 £40,000 +21.21% 4
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 12 (92.31%) PHP
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Apache
3 8 (61.54%) MySQL
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) Web Development
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) Ajax
6 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Electronics
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
7 3 (23.08%) CMS
7 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) SAP
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) Drupal
7 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (23.08%) Marketing
7 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
7 3 (23.08%) Node.js
8 2 (15.38%) Laravel
8 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
8 2 (15.38%) Symfony
8 2 (15.38%) Zend

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (61.54%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Drupal
2 3 (23.08%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) PHP Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Drupal Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) Ajax
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Laravel
4 2 (15.38%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (15.38%) Symfony
4 2 (15.38%) Zend Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Web Application Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OO PHP
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) PHP
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Zend
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Verint
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
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