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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 93 99 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -32
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 10 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.75% 0.58% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 1.61% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 32
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,250 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,750 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
464 496 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.68% 36.05% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 419 416 418
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 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 30 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
South Wales +9 10 £37,500 +15.38% 1
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (65.00%) MySQL
4 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 12 (60.00%) Linux
5 9 (45.00%) Apache
6 8 (40.00%) Web Development
7 7 (35.00%) JSON
7 7 (35.00%) Zend
7 7 (35.00%) Ajax
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) OOP
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) MVC
8 6 (30.00%) Zend Framework
8 6 (30.00%) Web Application Development
9 5 (25.00%) HTML5
9 5 (25.00%) CSS3
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (20.00%) Laravel
11 3 (15.00%) Symfony
11 3 (15.00%) Marketing
12 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
12 2 (10.00%) SAP
12 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (10.00%) Drupal
12 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (10.00%) Electronics
12 2 (10.00%) Telecoms

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 9 (45.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) PHP Developer
3 9 (45.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (15.00%) PHP Zend Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Drupal Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) jQuery
2 7 (35.00%) Ajax
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) JSON
3 6 (30.00%) Zend Framework
4 5 (25.00%) CSS3
4 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) Laravel
6 3 (15.00%) Symfony
7 2 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
7 2 (10.00%) Node.js
8 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.00%) Behat
8 1 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (5.00%) Regular Expression
8 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Web Development
2 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) OOP
3 6 (30.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) PHP
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Zend
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Verint
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday