Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 185 143
Rank change year-on-year +73 -42 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 79 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.17% 0.49% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.20% 1.12% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71 16 27
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £37,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.52% +14.62% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,875 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £49,375 £71,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%

LAMP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,520 1,601 1,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.84% 43.73% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,229 1,383 1,286
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Bristol

LAMP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Bristol

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 73 (92.41%) PHP
2 63 (79.75%) JavaScript
3 47 (59.49%) MySQL
4 44 (55.70%) HTML
5 42 (53.16%) CSS
6 37 (46.84%) Git (software)
6 37 (46.84%) Amazon AWS
7 36 (45.57%) Apache
8 35 (44.30%) Linux
9 33 (41.77%) jQuery
10 24 (30.38%) Web Development
10 24 (30.38%) Web Services
11 23 (29.11%) OOP
11 23 (29.11%) Python
11 23 (29.11%) VMware
12 22 (27.85%) Django
12 22 (27.85%) nginx
12 22 (27.85%) LEMP Stack
12 22 (27.85%) Greenfield Project
13 19 (24.05%) Node.js
13 19 (24.05%) MVC
14 17 (21.52%) CMS
14 17 (21.52%) REST
14 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (18.99%) WordPress
15 15 (18.99%) Symfony
15 15 (18.99%) Serverless
15 15 (18.99%) Creative Problem-Solving
15 15 (18.99%) Microservices
15 15 (18.99%) eZ Publish

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 36 (45.57%) Apache
2 22 (27.85%) nginx
3 17 (21.52%) CMS
4 15 (18.99%) eZ Publish
4 15 (18.99%) WordPress
5 8 (10.13%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (7.59%) ColdFusion
6 6 (7.59%) Drupal
7 4 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.27%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 37 (46.84%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (18.99%) AWS Lambda
2 15 (18.99%) Serverless
3 5 (6.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Firewall
1 1 (1.27%) OpenVPN
1 1 (1.27%) VLAN
1 1 (1.27%) VoIP
1 1 (1.27%) VPN
1 1 (1.27%) WEP
1 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (59.49%) MySQL
2 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (46.84%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.33%) Grunt
2 5 (6.33%) gulp
2 5 (6.33%) PHPUnit
3 4 (5.06%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.06%) Redmine
4 3 (3.80%) Subversion
5 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.53%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.27%) Buildbot
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Law
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (91.14%) Developer
2 51 (64.56%) PHP Developer
3 38 (48.10%) LAMP Developer
4 34 (43.04%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Software Developer
6 14 (17.72%) Python Developer
7 12 (15.19%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.86%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Lead Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Architect
11 4 (5.06%) Linux Developer
11 4 (5.06%) MySQL Developer
11 4 (5.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Senior PHP Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Technical Architect
12 3 (3.80%) OO PHP Developer
13 2 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
13 2 (2.53%) Lead PHP Developer
13 2 (2.53%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (55.70%) HTML
2 42 (53.16%) CSS
3 33 (41.77%) jQuery
4 24 (30.38%) Web Services
5 22 (27.85%) Django
5 22 (27.85%) LEMP Stack
6 19 (24.05%) Node.js
7 17 (21.52%) REST
8 15 (18.99%) MEAN Stack
8 15 (18.99%) Symfony
9 14 (17.72%) RESTful
10 9 (11.39%) HTML5
10 9 (11.39%) Sass
11 8 (10.13%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.13%) Laravel
12 7 (8.86%) Yii
13 5 (6.33%) CSS3
14 4 (5.06%) .NET
14 4 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (3.80%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.06%) User Experience
3 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.27%) Fintech
4 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.27%) CentOS
2 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.38%) Web Development
2 23 (29.11%) OOP
3 19 (24.05%) MVC
4 17 (21.52%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (18.99%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 15 (18.99%) Microservices
6 8 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
7 6 (7.59%) OO
7 6 (7.59%) SDLC
7 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.33%) API Design
8 5 (6.33%) API Integration
8 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.33%) Software Architecture
9 4 (5.06%) B2B
9 4 (5.06%) Issue Tracking
9 4 (5.06%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (5.06%) Time Management
10 3 (3.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (92.41%) PHP
2 63 (79.75%) JavaScript
3 23 (29.11%) Python
4 6 (7.59%) SQL
5 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.27%) C
5 1 (1.27%) C#
5 1 (1.27%) Java
5 1 (1.27%) Perl
5 1 (1.27%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Docker
2 3 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) NFS
3 1 (1.27%) Samba
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Ansible
2 1 (1.27%) Nagios
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) VMware
2 5 (6.33%) Zend
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.06%) Panasonic
4 1 (1.27%) Adyen
4 1 (1.27%) Aruba
4 1 (1.27%) HP
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
4 1 (1.27%) ProCurve
4 1 (1.27%) WorldPay