The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 34 53 41
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 10 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.55% 3.65% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.52% 5.86% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £26,250 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £40,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
LAMP
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 273 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 47.16% 62.33% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 116 234 160
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

LAMP
Salary Trend in Bath

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Bath

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 33 (89.19%) MySQL
2 32 (86.49%) PHP
3 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
4 25 (67.57%) Linux
5 23 (62.16%) Apache
6 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
7 19 (51.35%) CSS
7 19 (51.35%) OO
8 18 (48.65%) Ajax
8 18 (48.65%) JSON
9 17 (45.95%) HTML
9 17 (45.95%) OO PHP
10 16 (43.24%) PHP5
11 14 (37.84%) Perl
11 14 (37.84%) REST
12 13 (35.14%) Objective-C
13 12 (32.43%) OOP
14 11 (29.73%) SQLite
14 11 (29.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (29.73%) Zend
14 11 (29.73%) Google
14 11 (29.73%) Facebook
14 11 (29.73%) Twitter
15 9 (24.32%) Degree
15 9 (24.32%) MVC
16 8 (21.62%) Internet
17 5 (13.51%) Munin
17 5 (13.51%) jQuery
17 5 (13.51%) Nagios
17 5 (13.51%) Clustering

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (62.16%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) lighttpd
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Internet
2 5 (13.51%) VoIP
3 3 (8.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (89.19%) MySQL
2 11 (29.73%) SQLite
2 11 (29.73%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.11%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Redmine
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.41%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 27 (72.97%) PHP Developer
3 10 (27.03%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 10 (27.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Senior Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Junior
5 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Junior Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Junior PHP Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (8.11%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 1 (2.70%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) CSS
2 18 (48.65%) Ajax
2 18 (48.65%) JSON
3 17 (45.95%) HTML
4 14 (37.84%) REST
5 5 (13.51%) jQuery
6 4 (10.81%) Laravel
6 4 (10.81%) Symfony
6 4 (10.81%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (8.11%) Web Services
8 2 (5.41%) Zend Framework
9 1 (2.70%) CakePHP
9 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Clustering
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Wiki
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) OO
2 17 (45.95%) OO PHP
3 12 (32.43%) OOP
4 9 (24.32%) MVC
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (10.81%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) Open Source
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
8 1 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.70%) Email Marketing
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) Web Design
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) PHP
2 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 16 (43.24%) PHP5
4 14 (37.84%) Perl
5 13 (35.14%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.41%) PHP4
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Munin
1 5 (13.51%) Nagios
2 1 (2.70%) cPanel
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Zend
1 11 (29.73%) Google
1 11 (29.73%) Facebook
1 11 (29.73%) Twitter
2 1 (2.70%) IBM
2 1 (2.70%) HP