The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 58 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 23 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.90% 2.50% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.84% 6.31% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 3
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
394 222 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 49.75% 39.57% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 361 202 272
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
South West

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
Bath -23 10 £35,000 +47.36% 3
Bridgwater - 9 £45,000 - 1
Frome - 3 £50,000 - 1
Street -16 1 £60,000 +71.42% 1
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 40 (88.89%) PHP
2 37 (82.22%) MySQL
3 31 (68.89%) Linux
4 29 (64.44%) Apache
4 29 (64.44%) HTML
5 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
6 27 (60.00%) jQuery
7 26 (57.78%) CSS
8 24 (53.33%) OO
9 21 (46.67%) Web Services
10 19 (42.22%) SOAP
10 19 (42.22%) Internet
11 18 (40.00%) Web Development
11 18 (40.00%) Zend
12 17 (37.78%) JSON
13 16 (35.56%) XML
14 15 (33.33%) Subversion
14 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
15 14 (31.11%) MVC
15 14 (31.11%) XHTML
16 13 (28.89%) Python
16 13 (28.89%) Open Source
16 13 (28.89%) Degree
17 12 (26.67%) Symfony
17 12 (26.67%) Ajax
18 11 (24.44%) Ubuntu
18 11 (24.44%) W3C
18 11 (24.44%) Risk Management
18 11 (24.44%) XML-RPC
18 11 (24.44%) ECMAScript

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 29 (64.44%) Apache
2 8 (17.78%) Drupal
3 2 (4.44%) nginx
3 2 (4.44%) Gunicorn
4 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (82.22%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Subversion
1 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) PEAR
2 4 (8.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Advertising
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 19 (42.22%) Web Developer
4 18 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (26.67%) Applications Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Web Applications Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
7 7 (15.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 6 (13.33%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (8.89%) IT Graduate
9 4 (8.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior PHP Web Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Graduate
9 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
10 3 (6.67%) Programmer
10 3 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
11 2 (4.44%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) HTML
2 27 (60.00%) jQuery
3 26 (57.78%) CSS
4 21 (46.67%) Web Services
5 19 (42.22%) SOAP
6 17 (37.78%) JSON
7 16 (35.56%) XML
8 14 (31.11%) XHTML
9 12 (26.67%) Symfony
9 12 (26.67%) Ajax
10 11 (24.44%) Zend Framework
10 11 (24.44%) XML-RPC
10 11 (24.44%) CakePHP
11 6 (13.33%) REST
12 3 (6.67%) RESTful
13 2 (4.44%) HTML5
13 2 (4.44%) Leaflet
13 2 (4.44%) Mapnik
13 2 (4.44%) CSS3
13 2 (4.44%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Open Source
2 11 (24.44%) W3C
3 7 (15.56%) Digital Media
4 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) Ubuntu
3 6 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) OO
2 18 (40.00%) Web Development
3 14 (31.11%) MVC
4 11 (24.44%) Risk Management
5 9 (20.00%) TDD
5 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.00%) OO PHP
6 6 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) OOP
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.44%) Data Management
9 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.44%) Project Management
10 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.22%) BDD
10 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) PHP
2 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Python
4 11 (24.44%) ECMAScript
4 11 (24.44%) Ruby
4 11 (24.44%) Java
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Nagios
1 1 (2.22%) Munin
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Zend
2 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Frome
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago