The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 74 71 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 9 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.09% 0.83% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 2.01% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £46,250 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
380 298 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 46.06% 41.10% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 339 284 440
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

LAMP
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 £32,500 -
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (78.26%) MySQL
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) Zend
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) OO
7 4 (17.39%) Java
7 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
7 4 (17.39%) Open Source
7 4 (17.39%) Release Management
7 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
7 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
8 3 (13.04%) CSS3
8 3 (13.04%) OO PHP
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) Apache
8 3 (13.04%) Python
8 3 (13.04%) MVC
9 2 (8.70%) XHTML
9 2 (8.70%) Ajax
9 2 (8.70%) PHP5
9 2 (8.70%) HTML5

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (13.04%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMTP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
2 1 (4.35%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Xdebug
3 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) PHP Developer
3 8 (34.78%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 6 (26.09%) LAMP Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Programmer
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate
6 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Junior
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Lead PHP Developer
8 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) XHTML
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
6 1 (4.35%) Symfony
6 1 (4.35%) SOAP
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) OO
1 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
1 4 (17.39%) Web Development
1 4 (17.39%) Release Management
1 4 (17.39%) Web Application Development
1 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
2 3 (13.04%) OO PHP
2 3 (13.04%) MVC
2 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) HOOD
3 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft