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

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
UK / Wales
Rank 85 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 9 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.84% 0.51% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.90% 1.45% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 14
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
474 484 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 44.38% 35.51% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 404 397 422
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 22 February 2017.

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 22 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
South Wales +22 9 £37,500 -6.25%
LAMP
UK

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 19 (67.86%) PHP
1 19 (67.86%) MySQL
2 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Apache
4 10 (35.71%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) OOP
6 8 (28.57%) MVC
6 8 (28.57%) jQuery
6 8 (28.57%) Laravel
7 7 (25.00%) SaaS
7 7 (25.00%) HTTP
8 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (21.43%) vSphere
9 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
9 5 (17.86%) Zend
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) HTML
9 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
10 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 4 (14.29%) DNS
10 4 (14.29%) Perl
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.29%) Python
10 4 (14.29%) JBoss
10 4 (14.29%) Firewall
10 4 (14.29%) Ruby
10 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 15 (53.57%) Apache
2 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 4 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (7.14%) CMS
4 2 (7.14%) WordPress
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) SaaS
2 4 (14.29%) IaaS
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) PaaS
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) HTTP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior PHP Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
2 8 (28.57%) jQuery
2 8 (28.57%) Laravel
3 5 (17.86%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) CSS3
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) Behat
5 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.57%) Symfony
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) iPad
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) OOP
2 8 (28.57%) MVC
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
3 3 (10.71%) Scrum
3 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) BDD
5 1 (3.57%) Competitive Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Microservices
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) PHP
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.29%) Perl
3 4 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.71%) MCSE
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) RHCE
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) vSphere
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Zend
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) F5
5 1 (3.57%) Radware