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 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 61 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 12 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.97% 2.91% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.58% 6.85% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 15
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
262 321 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.95% 42.46% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 228 285 181
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 £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 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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Yeovil - 6 £55,000 - 1
Bath +2 5 £35,000 +7.69%
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 18 (66.67%) PHP
1 18 (66.67%) MySQL
1 18 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 15 (55.56%) OOP
3 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 12 (44.44%) OO
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (40.74%) Ajax
5 11 (40.74%) Java
5 11 (40.74%) REST
5 11 (40.74%) OO PHP
6 10 (37.04%) Scrum
7 9 (33.33%) TDD
8 8 (29.63%) PHP5
8 8 (29.63%) JSON
8 8 (29.63%) MVC
8 8 (29.63%) Apache
8 8 (29.63%) Perl
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle
9 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
9 7 (25.93%) Middleware
9 7 (25.93%) Java EE
9 7 (25.93%) SQLite
9 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (25.93%) Groovy
9 7 (25.93%) Retail
9 7 (25.93%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (25.93%) Spring
9 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
2 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
2 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) lighttpd
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) PaaS
1 7 (25.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
1 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
2 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) SQLite
2 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (25.93%) Redis
2 7 (25.93%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) PHPUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Redmine
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 4 (14.81%) Advertising
3 4 (14.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
1 17 (62.96%) PHP Developer
2 10 (37.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Junior
4 7 (25.93%) Junior Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Junior PHP Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (22.22%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Ajax
1 11 (40.74%) REST
2 8 (29.63%) JSON
3 7 (25.93%) RESTful
3 7 (25.93%) Memcached
3 7 (25.93%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (25.93%) Java EE
3 7 (25.93%) Middleware
3 7 (25.93%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (25.93%) Spring
3 7 (25.93%) Ember.js
3 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
3 7 (25.93%) Play Framework
3 7 (25.93%) React
3 7 (25.93%) Spring Boot
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 4 (14.81%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Debian
2 2 (7.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) OOP
2 12 (44.44%) OO
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) OO PHP
4 10 (37.04%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) MVC
7 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.93%) DevOps
7 7 (25.93%) Microservices
7 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 5 (18.52%) Web Development
9 5 (18.52%) DSDM
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
10 4 (14.81%) Email Marketing
10 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
10 4 (14.81%) BDD
11 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 18 (66.67%) PHP
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Perl
3 8 (29.63%) PHP5
4 7 (25.93%) Groovy
4 7 (25.93%) Scala
4 7 (25.93%) Objective-C
4 7 (25.93%) Clojure
5 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
6 4 (14.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) cPanel
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
1 7 (25.93%) Google
1 7 (25.93%) Facebook
1 7 (25.93%) Twitter
2 5 (18.52%) ATG
2 5 (18.52%) Zend
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
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