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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 54 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 14 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.40% 3.01% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 6.20% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 13
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +106.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,259 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.59% -
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
255 387 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 43.66% 48.50% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 227 354 212
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +11 9 £35,000 - 2
Street +18 2 £42,500 -29.16%
Yeovil - 1 £55,000 - 2
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (86.67%) PHP
2 24 (80.00%) MySQL
3 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
4 17 (56.67%) Linux
4 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
5 16 (53.33%) OOP
6 15 (50.00%) OO
7 14 (46.67%) OO PHP
8 13 (43.33%) CSS
8 13 (43.33%) HTML
8 13 (43.33%) Ajax
9 12 (40.00%) JSON
9 12 (40.00%) REST
10 11 (36.67%) PHP5
10 11 (36.67%) MVC
11 10 (33.33%) Apache
12 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (26.67%) Perl
14 7 (23.33%) Objective-C
14 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
14 7 (23.33%) Web Development
14 7 (23.33%) Google
14 7 (23.33%) Facebook
14 7 (23.33%) Twitter
14 7 (23.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (23.33%) Zend
14 7 (23.33%) SQLite
15 6 (20.00%) Symfony
15 6 (20.00%) Java
16 5 (16.67%) Web Services

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) lighttpd
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
1 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (6.67%) VoIP
2 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) SQLite
2 7 (23.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) Redis
3 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) PHPUnit
3 4 (13.33%) Redmine
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Advertising
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 23 (76.67%) PHP Developer
3 10 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Junior
5 7 (23.33%) Junior Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Junior PHP Developer
6 6 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) HTML
1 13 (43.33%) CSS
1 13 (43.33%) Ajax
2 12 (40.00%) JSON
2 12 (40.00%) REST
3 6 (20.00%) Symfony
4 5 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (16.67%) jQuery
4 5 (16.67%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) Laravel
5 4 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (6.67%) Java EE
6 2 (6.67%) XML
6 2 (6.67%) Middleware
6 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (6.67%) Spring
6 2 (6.67%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) Memcached
6 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (6.67%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) DTV
2 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Debian
2 2 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) OOP
2 15 (50.00%) OO
3 14 (46.67%) OO PHP
4 11 (36.67%) MVC
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) Web Development
7 5 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) Email Marketing
8 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.33%) BDD
8 4 (13.33%) Project Management
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.67%) DevOps
10 2 (6.67%) Microservices
10 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (3.33%) API Development
11 1 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) PHP
2 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) PHP5
4 8 (26.67%) Perl
5 7 (23.33%) Objective-C
6 6 (20.00%) Java
7 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 4 (13.33%) C++
9 2 (6.67%) Groovy
9 2 (6.67%) Scala
9 2 (6.67%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) cPanel
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Google
1 7 (23.33%) Zend
1 7 (23.33%) Facebook
1 7 (23.33%) Twitter
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) HP
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago
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British Solar Renewables
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Somerton, Somerset
British Solar Renewables
Salary: From £20,000 to £38,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago