The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Wales > South Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 84 93
Rank change year-on-year +17 +9  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.97% 0.79% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 2.53% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 5
South Wales median annual salary £52,163 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.61% +19.23%  
10th Percentile £35,300 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £42,500 £38,250
Wales median annual salary £52,163 £38,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +34.61% +19.23%  

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 264 356 387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 36.57% 31.23% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1189 1294
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £50,450
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in South Wales

LAMP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for LAMP in South Wales

LAMP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in South Wales over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in South Wales

LAMP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +11 3 £52,163 +49.03%
Newport +8 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Bridgend - 1 £40,000 - 1
LAMP
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (25.00%) Grafana
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) WSO2
5 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (25.00%) WordPress
5 2 (25.00%) CentOS
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Yii
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Development Manager
2 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Development
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) CakePHP
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Yii
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Django
5 1 (12.50%) Laravel
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Grafana
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) WSO2
2 1 (12.50%) Google
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