Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 180 148
Rank change year-on-year +49 -32 -26
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 62 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.70% 0.66% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 1.40% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 61 24 31
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -26.32% +35.71%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £44,275 £71,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% +7.14%

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 1,632 1,786 1,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 44.70% 46.89% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,337 1,513 1,253
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +2.47% +5.19%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 53 (85.48%) PHP
2 47 (75.81%) JavaScript
3 31 (50.00%) HTML
4 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
4 26 (41.94%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (40.32%) CSS
6 24 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (35.48%) Apache
9 21 (33.87%) MySQL
9 21 (33.87%) Web Development
10 18 (29.03%) Linux
11 17 (27.42%) CMS
11 17 (27.42%) MVC
11 17 (27.42%) jQuery
12 16 (25.81%) REST
13 15 (24.19%) Node.js
13 15 (24.19%) Symfony
13 15 (24.19%) WordPress
13 15 (24.19%) Serverless
13 15 (24.19%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 15 (24.19%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (24.19%) MEAN Stack
13 15 (24.19%) eZ Publish
13 15 (24.19%) Microservices
14 14 (22.58%) Web Services
15 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (20.97%) RESTful
15 13 (20.97%) Sass
16 12 (19.35%) Elasticsearch

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 22 (35.48%) Apache
2 17 (27.42%) CMS
3 15 (24.19%) eZ Publish
3 15 (24.19%) WordPress
4 12 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (14.52%) nginx
6 6 (9.68%) Drupal
7 5 (8.06%) ColdFusion
8 4 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.23%) Confluence
10 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (24.19%) AWS Lambda
2 15 (24.19%) Serverless
3 6 (9.68%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Cloudflare
4 1 (1.61%) Heroku
4 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) OpenVPN
1 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.87%) MySQL
2 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.52%) Bitbucket
3 8 (12.90%) PHPUnit
4 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.45%) Grunt
5 4 (6.45%) gulp
5 4 (6.45%) Redmine
6 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.23%) JIRA
7 1 (1.61%) GitLab
7 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.61%) Selenium
7 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Marketing
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (83.87%) Developer
2 45 (72.58%) PHP Developer
3 27 (43.55%) LAMP Developer
3 27 (43.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 16 (25.81%) Software Developer
5 12 (19.35%) Web Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Architect
8 5 (8.06%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Angular Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Lead PHP Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Lead Web Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Linux Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Python Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Python Web Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) HTML
2 25 (40.32%) CSS
3 17 (27.42%) jQuery
4 16 (25.81%) REST
5 15 (24.19%) MEAN Stack
5 15 (24.19%) Node.js
5 15 (24.19%) Symfony
6 14 (22.58%) Web Services
7 13 (20.97%) RESTful
7 13 (20.97%) Sass
8 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
8 11 (17.74%) Yii
9 10 (16.13%) Laravel
9 10 (16.13%) LEMP Stack
10 8 (12.90%) Django
11 7 (11.29%) HTML5
11 7 (11.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.84%) XML
13 2 (3.23%) SOAP
13 2 (3.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.94%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) Fintech
4 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.61%) Social Network
4 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Debian
2 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (33.87%) Web Development
3 17 (27.42%) MVC
4 15 (24.19%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 15 (24.19%) Microservices
5 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.52%) OOP
6 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.90%) OO
8 7 (11.29%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (11.29%) SDLC
9 6 (9.68%) API Design
9 6 (9.68%) API Integration
9 6 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.68%) Software Architecture
10 5 (8.06%) B2B
11 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
11 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (85.48%) PHP
2 47 (75.81%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) Python
4 4 (6.45%) SQL
5 2 (3.23%) C
5 2 (3.23%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Docker
2 3 (4.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Ansible
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) VMware
1 8 (12.90%) Zend
2 4 (6.45%) Panasonic
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) hybris
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle