Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 139 97
Rank change year-on-year -35 -42 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 31 42 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.81% 1.31% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 2.99% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 92
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +35.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £44,675 £71,250 £75,000
South West median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +6.06%

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 1813 1403 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 47.51% 43.69% 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1240 1519
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £41,438 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.60% +3.90% +4.05%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 26 (83.87%) PHP
2 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
3 22 (70.97%) MySQL
4 18 (58.06%) Linux
5 16 (51.61%) HTML
5 16 (51.61%) CSS
6 15 (48.39%) Laravel
7 14 (45.16%) Apache
8 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (35.48%) Web Development
10 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
11 9 (29.03%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (22.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (22.58%) Microservices
13 6 (19.35%) CentOS
13 6 (19.35%) REST
14 5 (16.13%) RESTful
14 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
14 5 (16.13%) jQuery
14 5 (16.13%) Subversion
14 5 (16.13%) SOAP
14 5 (16.13%) Windows
14 5 (16.13%) SQL
14 5 (16.13%) API Development
14 5 (16.13%) MEAN Stack
15 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (12.90%) Oracle
15 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
15 4 (12.90%) Active Directory

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 14 (45.16%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) nginx
5 1 (3.23%) CloudStack
5 1 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
1 4 (12.90%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) VLAN
3 1 (3.23%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (22.58%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 23 (74.19%) PHP Developer
3 8 (25.81%) PHP Web Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Web Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (19.35%) LAMP Developer
5 6 (19.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Server Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Wintel Server Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) CSS
1 16 (51.61%) HTML
2 15 (48.39%) Laravel
3 6 (19.35%) REST
4 5 (16.13%) jQuery
4 5 (16.13%) MEAN Stack
4 5 (16.13%) RESTful
4 5 (16.13%) SOAP
5 4 (12.90%) CSS3
5 4 (12.90%) HTML5
5 4 (12.90%) Symfony
6 3 (9.68%) Sass
7 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.45%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (6.45%) LESS
7 2 (6.45%) Meteor
7 2 (6.45%) WAMP
8 1 (3.23%) JSON
8 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.45%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (19.35%) CentOS
4 5 (16.13%) Windows
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.23%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Web Development
3 7 (22.58%) Microservices
4 5 (16.13%) API Development
5 4 (12.90%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (6.45%) BDD
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) Wireframes
8 1 (3.23%) Content Management
8 1 (3.23%) DSDM
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) Open Source
8 1 (3.23%) OWASP
8 1 (3.23%) RUP
8 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) PHP
2 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) AWK
4 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.68%) Python
4 3 (9.68%) sed
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) ES6
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.90%) NFS
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (9.68%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Samba
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Xen
3 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
1 3 (9.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (9.68%) vMotion
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
3 1 (3.23%) Salt
3 1 (3.23%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
1 4 (12.90%) VMware
2 3 (9.68%) Citrix
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
2 3 (9.68%) NetApp
2 3 (9.68%) Symantec
3 2 (6.45%) Zend
4 1 (3.23%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat