The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 48 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 17 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.06% 3.22% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.26% 6.15% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
234 358 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.16% 52.34% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 212 320 245
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 Somerset

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

LAMP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Somerset

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Somerset

LAMP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Bath +2 14 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Street - 2 £55,000 -
Frome - 1 £38,500 -
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 35 (83.33%) PHP
1 35 (83.33%) MySQL
2 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
2 25 (59.52%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) CSS
4 22 (52.38%) HTML
5 19 (45.24%) OO
6 18 (42.86%) Apache
6 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 17 (40.48%) OO PHP
8 16 (38.10%) Ajax
9 14 (33.33%) MVC
9 14 (33.33%) JSON
9 14 (33.33%) Zend
10 13 (30.95%) PHP5
11 11 (26.19%) REST
12 10 (23.81%) Degree
12 10 (23.81%) Perl
13 9 (21.43%) OOP
13 9 (21.43%) Internet
13 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (19.05%) Objective-C
14 8 (19.05%) jQuery
15 7 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
15 7 (16.67%) Facebook
15 7 (16.67%) Twitter
15 7 (16.67%) Clustering
15 7 (16.67%) VoIP
16 6 (14.29%) Web Services
16 6 (14.29%) TDD

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 18 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) lighttpd
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Internet
2 7 (16.67%) VoIP
3 3 (7.14%) HTTP
4 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (83.33%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) SQLite
2 6 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) PHPUnit
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Redmine
General
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) Developer
2 30 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 8 (19.05%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.90%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
9 1 (2.38%) LAMP Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 1 (2.38%) PHP Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.38%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) CSS
2 22 (52.38%) HTML
3 16 (38.10%) Ajax
4 14 (33.33%) JSON
5 11 (26.19%) REST
6 8 (19.05%) jQuery
7 6 (14.29%) Web Services
8 5 (11.90%) Symfony
9 4 (9.52%) CodeIgniter
9 4 (9.52%) Laravel
10 3 (7.14%) Zend Framework
10 3 (7.14%) SOAP
11 2 (4.76%) XML
12 1 (2.38%) Flash
12 1 (2.38%) Middleware
12 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
12 1 (2.38%) CakePHP
12 1 (2.38%) Sass
12 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (4.76%) Wiki
4 2 (4.76%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) DTV
5 1 (2.38%) IPTV
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.38%) Social Network
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Debian
2 2 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) OO
2 17 (40.48%) OO PHP
3 14 (33.33%) MVC
4 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.43%) OOP
5 7 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (14.29%) TDD
7 4 (9.52%) Web Development
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) Change Management
9 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.76%) BDD
10 1 (2.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.38%) System Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.38%) Email Marketing
10 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.38%) Web Design
10 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) PHP
2 25 (59.52%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.95%) PHP5
4 10 (23.81%) Perl
5 8 (19.05%) Objective-C
6 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) PHP4
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Nagios
1 5 (11.90%) Munin
2 1 (2.38%) cPanel
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Zend
2 7 (16.67%) Facebook
2 7 (16.67%) Twitter
3 6 (14.29%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
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