The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 54 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.90% - 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% - 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
LAMP
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
144 124 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 43.11% 44.77% 45.03%
Number of salaries quoted 136 114 78
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

LAMP
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Cheltenham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Zend
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Laravel
4 1 (25.00%) Zoho
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) CMS

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) Zoho
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Google