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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 56 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 16 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.64% 8.67% 4.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 17.77% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 28
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
256 242 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.24% 48.79% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 230 233 286
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -18 16 £42,500 +30.76% 1
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 26 (96.30%) MySQL
3 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 21 (77.78%) IIS
4 21 (77.78%) Windows
4 21 (77.78%) OOP
5 18 (66.67%) OO
5 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 18 (66.67%) Scrum
5 18 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (62.96%) Git (software)
6 17 (62.96%) PEAR
6 17 (62.96%) PHPUnit
6 17 (62.96%) Web Application Development
6 17 (62.96%) Trac
6 17 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (62.96%) Bugzilla
6 17 (62.96%) Subversion
6 17 (62.96%) Ajax
6 17 (62.96%) Degree
6 17 (62.96%) Symfony
6 17 (62.96%) CakePHP
6 17 (62.96%) jQuery
6 17 (62.96%) HTML
6 17 (62.96%) CSS
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
7 9 (33.33%) Apache
8 8 (29.63%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) Java

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 21 (77.78%) IIS
2 9 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (14.81%) Drupal
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) MySQL
2 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Infinispan
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Bugzilla
1 17 (62.96%) Git (software)
1 17 (62.96%) PEAR
1 17 (62.96%) PHPUnit
1 17 (62.96%) Subversion
1 17 (62.96%) Trac
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
1 18 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Developer
2 17 (62.96%) MySQL Developer
2 17 (62.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 9 (33.33%) PHP Web Applications Developer
3 9 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Leader
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) Ajax
1 17 (62.96%) CakePHP
1 17 (62.96%) CSS
1 17 (62.96%) HTML
1 17 (62.96%) jQuery
1 17 (62.96%) Symfony
2 8 (29.63%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
3 4 (14.81%) Entity Framework
3 4 (14.81%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.70%) HornetQ
4 1 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Ubuntu
4 4 (14.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (77.78%) OOP
3 18 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (66.67%) OO
3 18 (66.67%) Scrum
4 17 (62.96%) Web Application Development
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) High Availability
6 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) PHP
2 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (14.81%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) Perl
4 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.81%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) RHCE
2 1 (3.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Gluster
1 1 (3.70%) iptables
1 1 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.81%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.70%) Check_MK
3 1 (3.70%) Graylog
3 1 (3.70%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Qualys
2 1 (3.70%) Splunk
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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