The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 113 152 130
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 140 74 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.40% 1.21% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.45% 2.76% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 128 67 74
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
LAMP
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2567 2686 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.96% 43.80% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2315 2073
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

LAMP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

LAMP Salary Trend in the South West

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the South West

LAMP
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Bristol +43 76 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Dorset +28 28 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Somerset +2 14 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Wiltshire -8 11 £37,500 +22.95%
Devon -4 3 £32,500 +16.07%
Gloucestershire -19 2 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Avon - 2 £22,500 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 185 (66.55%) PHP
2 179 (64.39%) Linux
3 146 (52.52%) MySQL
4 143 (51.44%) JavaScript
5 126 (45.32%) Git (software)
6 120 (43.17%) HTML
7 116 (41.73%) CSS
8 110 (39.57%) Apache
9 65 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (23.38%) Puppet
10 61 (21.94%) Amazon AWS
10 61 (21.94%) jQuery
11 57 (20.50%) DevOps
12 56 (20.14%) Bash Shell
13 55 (19.78%) OO
14 52 (18.71%) Perl
15 49 (17.63%) SQL
16 43 (15.47%) Firewall
16 43 (15.47%) CentOS
16 43 (15.47%) Ruby
16 43 (15.47%) Web Development
16 43 (15.47%) JSON
17 42 (15.11%) Java
17 42 (15.11%) Python
18 41 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
19 40 (14.39%) Web Services
19 40 (14.39%) OO PHP
20 39 (14.03%) Red Hat
21 37 (13.31%) OOP
21 37 (13.31%) Marketing

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 110 (39.57%) Apache
2 36 (12.95%) Drupal
3 35 (12.59%) nginx
4 25 (8.99%) Tomcat
5 22 (7.91%) WordPress
6 20 (7.19%) OpenStack
7 17 (6.12%) WebLogic
8 15 (5.40%) CMS
9 8 (2.88%) ColdFusion
9 8 (2.88%) Node.js
10 6 (2.16%) MediaWiki
10 6 (2.16%) Confluence
11 5 (1.80%) Joomla!
12 4 (1.44%) Moodle
13 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
13 3 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.72%) IIS
14 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.72%) lighttpd
Applications
1 8 (2.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
2 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.88%) Magento
2 7 (2.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (21.94%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.12%) PaaS
3 4 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.08%) SaaS
5 2 (0.72%) IaaS
6 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.36%) Route 53
6 1 (0.36%) GitHub
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (15.47%) Firewall
2 26 (9.35%) WAN
3 25 (8.99%) LAN
4 16 (5.76%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.60%) DNS
6 8 (2.88%) VPN
7 7 (2.52%) Internet
8 6 (2.16%) OSPF
8 6 (2.16%) BGP
8 6 (2.16%) EIGRP
8 6 (2.16%) LDAP
8 6 (2.16%) IPsec
8 6 (2.16%) IPv6
8 6 (2.16%) Network Security
9 5 (1.80%) HTTP
10 4 (1.44%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.08%) SSH
11 3 (1.08%) VLAN
11 3 (1.08%) SNMP
11 3 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (52.52%) MySQL
2 19 (6.83%) MongoDB
3 15 (5.40%) Hadoop
3 15 (5.40%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.88%) SQLite
4 8 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.44%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.72%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.72%) Redis
9 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 126 (45.32%) Git (software)
2 35 (12.59%) Jenkins
3 25 (8.99%) Hudson
4 18 (6.47%) Subversion
5 16 (5.76%) Oracle Forms
6 13 (4.68%) PHPUnit
7 12 (4.32%) JIRA
8 9 (3.24%) Selenium
9 8 (2.88%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.80%) Redmine
11 4 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (1.08%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
General
1 37 (13.31%) Marketing
2 34 (12.23%) Electronics
3 23 (8.27%) Telecoms
4 20 (7.19%) Finance
5 13 (4.68%) Advertising
6 7 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.80%) Games
8 3 (1.08%) Banking
8 3 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 181 (65.11%) Developer
2 122 (43.88%) PHP Developer
3 42 (15.11%) Senior Developer
4 39 (14.03%) Junior
5 38 (13.67%) Junior Developer
6 37 (13.31%) DevOps Engineer
7 36 (12.95%) Senior PHP Developer
8 34 (12.23%) Administrator
8 34 (12.23%) Systems Administrator
9 33 (11.87%) Web Developer
10 26 (9.35%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 25 (8.99%) Linux Administrator
11 25 (8.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 23 (8.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 19 (6.83%) Junior PHP Developer
14 17 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
15 16 (5.76%) Lead Developer
16 15 (5.40%) Operations Manager
16 15 (5.40%) Senior Manager
16 15 (5.40%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (43.17%) HTML
2 116 (41.73%) CSS
3 61 (21.94%) jQuery
4 43 (15.47%) JSON
5 40 (14.39%) Web Services
6 36 (12.95%) Ajax
6 36 (12.95%) Symfony
6 36 (12.95%) REST
7 30 (10.79%) SOAP
8 28 (10.07%) XML
8 28 (10.07%) HTML5
9 24 (8.63%) Laravel
10 22 (7.91%) RESTful
11 15 (5.40%) CGI
12 13 (4.68%) CSS3
13 12 (4.32%) CodeIgniter
14 11 (3.96%) AngularJS
15 9 (3.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (3.24%) Sass
16 8 (2.88%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.15%) User Experience
2 24 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.40%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.32%) Digital Media
5 11 (3.96%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.60%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.88%) Wiki
8 7 (2.52%) DTV
8 7 (2.52%) Graphic Design
9 4 (1.44%) Blog
10 3 (1.08%) Replication
11 1 (0.36%) Clustering
11 1 (0.36%) Social Network
11 1 (0.36%) iPhone
11 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.36%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 179 (64.39%) Linux
2 43 (15.47%) CentOS
3 28 (10.07%) UNIX
4 25 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (6.83%) Windows
6 16 (5.76%) Oracle Linux
7 15 (5.40%) Fedora
8 10 (3.60%) Debian
8 10 (3.60%) Android
8 10 (3.60%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.52%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (20.50%) DevOps
3 55 (19.78%) OO
4 43 (15.47%) Web Development
5 41 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (14.39%) OO PHP
7 37 (13.31%) OOP
8 34 (12.23%) MVC
9 30 (10.79%) Scrum
10 29 (10.43%) Configuration Management
11 25 (8.99%) Build Automation
12 20 (7.19%) Project Management
13 19 (6.83%) E-Commerce
14 18 (6.47%) Software Engineering
15 17 (6.12%) Waterfall
16 16 (5.76%) Unit Testing
17 15 (5.40%) API Integration
17 15 (5.40%) Project Planning
17 15 (5.40%) Operations Management
17 15 (5.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 185 (66.55%) PHP
2 143 (51.44%) JavaScript
3 56 (20.14%) Bash Shell
4 52 (18.71%) Perl
5 49 (17.63%) SQL
6 43 (15.47%) Ruby
7 42 (15.11%) Python
7 42 (15.11%) Java
8 34 (12.23%) PHP5
9 25 (8.99%) Shell Script
10 16 (5.76%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.44%) C++
12 3 (1.08%) C#
13 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.72%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.72%) Clojure
13 2 (0.72%) Groovy
13 2 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (13.31%) Degree
2 20 (7.19%) CCNA
2 20 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.36%) CCSA
3 1 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.52%) WCAG
2 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 25 (8.99%) KVM
2 19 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.68%) iptables
4 9 (3.24%) Xen
5 7 (2.52%) Samba
6 6 (2.16%) Postfix
6 6 (2.16%) XenServer
7 2 (0.72%) vSphere
7 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.72%) Varnish
7 2 (0.72%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.36%) NFS
8 1 (0.36%) Docker
8 1 (0.36%) RHEV
8 1 (0.36%) oVirt
8 1 (0.36%) GFS2
8 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.36%) Squid
8 1 (0.36%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 65 (23.38%) Puppet
2 37 (13.31%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (10.07%) Ansible
3 28 (10.07%) Nagios
4 25 (8.99%) Salt
5 15 (5.40%) Graphite
6 9 (3.24%) Vagrant
7 6 (2.16%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.44%) cPanel
9 1 (0.36%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.36%) SELinux
9 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.36%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 39 (14.03%) Red Hat
2 34 (12.23%) Zend
3 21 (7.55%) Google
4 20 (7.19%) VMware
5 18 (6.47%) Oracle
6 17 (6.12%) Cisco
7 13 (4.68%) Rackspace
8 11 (3.96%) Twitter
9 8 (2.88%) Facebook
10 7 (2.52%) SAP
11 6 (2.16%) Citrix
12 5 (1.80%) Adobe
13 2 (0.72%) Dell
13 2 (0.72%) Wyse
13 2 (0.72%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.72%) Dell KACE
14 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.36%) Symantec
14 1 (0.36%) SonicWALL
14 1 (0.36%) Zoho
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West
itecopeople
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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