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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 43 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 5 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.65% 2.58% 4.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.55% 5.56% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
141 198 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 46.53% 46.37% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 132 169 106
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Bath region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Bath

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (86.67%) PHP
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) OO
4 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) OOP
5 8 (53.33%) Perl
5 8 (53.33%) Apache
5 8 (53.33%) JSON
5 8 (53.33%) PHP5
6 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (46.67%) REST
6 7 (46.67%) SQLite
6 7 (46.67%) Facebook
6 7 (46.67%) Twitter
6 7 (46.67%) OO PHP
6 7 (46.67%) Ajax
6 7 (46.67%) Google
6 7 (46.67%) Objective-C
7 5 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (33.33%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) Web Development
8 4 (26.67%) Zend
9 3 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (20.00%) Email Marketing
9 3 (20.00%) Symfony
9 3 (20.00%) Laravel
9 3 (20.00%) cPanel
9 3 (20.00%) Redmine

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) lighttpd
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VoIP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
2 7 (46.67%) SQLite
2 7 (46.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Redmine
General
1 3 (20.00%) Advertising
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) PHP Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Junior
3 7 (46.67%) Junior Developer
3 7 (46.67%) Junior PHP Developer
4 6 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 6 (40.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) JSON
2 7 (46.67%) Ajax
2 7 (46.67%) REST
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) Symfony
4 3 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (20.00%) Laravel
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) CakePHP
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Debian
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) OO
2 10 (66.67%) OOP
3 7 (46.67%) OO PHP
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) Email Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) Perl
3 8 (53.33%) PHP5
4 7 (46.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Google
1 7 (46.67%) Facebook
1 7 (46.67%) Twitter
2 4 (26.67%) Zend
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat