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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 57 44 60
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 24 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.99% 2.49% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.20% 6.14% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 5
Average salary £41,250 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.25% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
387 228 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 48.19% 40.57% 55.05%
Number of salaries quoted 354 208 282
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -21 10 £35,000 +75.00%
Bridgwater - 9 £45,000 - 1
Frome - 4 £43,750 - 1
Street -14 1 £60,000 +71.42% 1
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 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 41 (91.11%) PHP
2 37 (82.22%) MySQL
3 31 (68.89%) Linux
4 30 (66.67%) HTML
5 29 (64.44%) Apache
5 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
6 28 (62.22%) jQuery
7 26 (57.78%) CSS
8 25 (55.56%) OO
9 22 (48.89%) Web Services
10 20 (44.44%) SOAP
11 19 (42.22%) Web Development
12 18 (40.00%) Internet
12 18 (40.00%) Zend
13 17 (37.78%) XML
13 17 (37.78%) JSON
14 15 (33.33%) Subversion
14 15 (33.33%) XHTML
14 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
15 14 (31.11%) MVC
16 13 (28.89%) Python
16 13 (28.89%) Open Source
17 12 (26.67%) Symfony
17 12 (26.67%) Degree
17 12 (26.67%) Ajax
18 11 (24.44%) Ubuntu
18 11 (24.44%) Ruby
18 11 (24.44%) Risk Management
18 11 (24.44%) XML-RPC
18 11 (24.44%) W3C

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 18 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (82.22%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Redis
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Subversion
1 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) PHPUnit
2 4 (8.89%) PEAR
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (80.00%) Developer
2 26 (57.78%) PHP Developer
3 20 (44.44%) Web Developer
4 19 (42.22%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (26.67%) Applications Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Web Applications Developer
7 7 (15.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
8 6 (13.33%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (8.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior Web Developer
9 4 (8.89%) IT Graduate
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
10 3 (6.67%) Programmer
10 3 (6.67%) PHP Programmer
10 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
11 2 (4.44%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (66.67%) HTML
2 28 (62.22%) jQuery
3 26 (57.78%) CSS
4 22 (48.89%) Web Services
5 20 (44.44%) SOAP
6 17 (37.78%) XML
6 17 (37.78%) JSON
7 15 (33.33%) XHTML
8 12 (26.67%) Symfony
8 12 (26.67%) Ajax
9 11 (24.44%) XML-RPC
9 11 (24.44%) Zend Framework
9 11 (24.44%) CakePHP
10 7 (15.56%) REST
11 3 (6.67%) RESTful
12 2 (4.44%) Django
12 2 (4.44%) HTML5
12 2 (4.44%) CSS3
12 2 (4.44%) Leaflet
12 2 (4.44%) Mapnik
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Open Source
2 11 (24.44%) W3C
3 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 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 25 (55.56%) OO
2 19 (42.22%) Web Development
3 14 (31.11%) MVC
4 11 (24.44%) Risk Management
5 10 (22.22%) OO PHP
6 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (20.00%) TDD
7 6 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.67%) OOP
9 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.44%) Data Management
10 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.44%) Project Management
11 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (2.22%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) PHP
2 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) Python
4 11 (24.44%) Ruby
4 11 (24.44%) ECMAScript
4 11 (24.44%) Java
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) HND
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: 6 days ago
Frome
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago