Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 74 77
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +37
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 11 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.03% 0.38% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 1.02% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 23
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,800 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £40,000 £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% - +3.70%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 422 295 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 39.70% 37.82% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 367 257 500
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £64,700 £55,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Cardiff

LAMP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Cardiff

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 9 (81.82%) PHP
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Creative Thinking
4 4 (36.36%) Innovative Thinking
4 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) Drupal
4 4 (36.36%) Apache
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) FTP
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) CentOS
5 3 (27.27%) Wiki
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Hudson
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 2 (18.18%) Laravel

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) CMS
1 4 (36.36%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
2 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
2 2 (18.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Drupal Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Wiki
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Creative Thinking
2 4 (36.36%) Innovative Thinking
2 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (36.36%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
4 2 (18.18%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP