The table below looks at the statistics for the LAMP Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP Developer
Rank 221 211 205
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a LAMP Developer 13 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 15
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.09%
LAMP Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5917 4756 5500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.17% 94.99% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4935 4113 4877
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

LAMP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

LAMP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

LAMP Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP Developer across the South West region.

LAMP Developer Salary Trend in the South West

LAMP Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

LAMP Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

LAMP Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
Somerset - 5 £32,500 -
Dorset -4 3 £40,000 +17.64%
Gloucestershire -5 3 £32,500 +3.17%
Wiltshire -9 1 £35,000 +2.94%
Bristol -14 1 £27,500 -7.56%
LAMP Developer
England

LAMP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) PHP
1 19 (100.00%) LAMP
2 18 (94.74%) MySQL
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
4 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 10 (52.63%) Apache
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) SOAP
7 5 (26.32%) OO
7 5 (26.32%) Marketing
7 5 (26.32%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) Drupal
8 4 (21.05%) Open Source
8 4 (21.05%) Advertising
8 4 (21.05%) OOP
9 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) Zend
9 3 (15.79%) Ajax
9 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Release Management
9 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
9 3 (15.79%) RESTful
10 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.53%) Subversion
10 2 (10.53%) Degree
10 2 (10.53%) JSON

LAMP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited LAMP Developer in their job title 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 with LAMP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (52.63%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) LAMP
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
2 6 (31.58%) SOAP
3 5 (26.32%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) RESTful
5 2 (10.53%) JSON
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) XSLT
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) OO
2 4 (21.05%) OOP
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Zend
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat