Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 - 88
Rank change year-on-year - +88 +20
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 4 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.35% - 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 19
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 - £35,000
10th Percentile £35,000 - £26,200
90th Percentile £45,000 - £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +50.00% +7.69%

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 451 296 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 39.05% 37.61% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 398 271 493
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% +13.48% +0.71%

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Drupal
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 4 (100.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

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 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Drupal Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 4 (100.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL