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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 118 152 137
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 138 86 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.38% 1.43% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.73% 3.17% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 131 76 75
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
2408 2716 2493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.55% 45.06% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2135 2363 2258
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +36 75 £37,500 +11.11% 10
Dorset +30 31 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Somerset +3 15 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Devon -14 3 £20,000 -11.11% 1
Gloucestershire -26 3 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Avon - 2 £22,500 -
Wiltshire -7 1 £31,500 +1.61% 3
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 181 (69.88%) PHP
2 176 (67.95%) Linux
3 149 (57.53%) MySQL
4 129 (49.81%) Apache
5 127 (49.03%) JavaScript
6 121 (46.72%) Git (software)
7 117 (45.17%) CSS
8 109 (42.08%) HTML
9 71 (27.41%) OO
10 60 (23.17%) jQuery
11 59 (22.78%) Amazon AWS
12 57 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (21.24%) Bash Shell
13 55 (21.24%) Puppet
13 55 (21.24%) OO PHP
14 54 (20.85%) DevOps
15 50 (19.31%) Perl
16 49 (18.92%) JSON
17 47 (18.15%) PHP5
18 45 (17.37%) Web Services
19 43 (16.60%) SQL
19 43 (16.60%) Ajax
20 42 (16.22%) Degree
20 42 (16.22%) Zend
21 40 (15.44%) Ruby
22 39 (15.06%) Web Development
22 39 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
23 38 (14.67%) CentOS
23 38 (14.67%) Symfony
24 37 (14.29%) Drupal

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
1 129 (49.81%) Apache
2 37 (14.29%) Drupal
3 32 (12.36%) nginx
4 26 (10.04%) WordPress
5 25 (9.65%) Tomcat
6 21 (8.11%) CMS
7 18 (6.95%) OpenStack
8 12 (4.63%) Joomla!
9 9 (3.47%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.93%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.93%) Confluence
10 5 (1.93%) Node.js
10 5 (1.93%) MediaWiki
11 4 (1.54%) Moodle
11 4 (1.54%) lighttpd
11 4 (1.54%) IIS
12 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.77%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
2 1 (0.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (4.63%) Magento
2 8 (3.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (22.78%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.47%) PaaS
3 6 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.93%) SaaS
5 2 (0.77%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.39%) Route 53
6 1 (0.39%) IaaS
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.13%) Firewall
2 21 (8.11%) LAN
2 21 (8.11%) WAN
3 14 (5.41%) Internet
4 8 (3.09%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.70%) VPN
6 6 (2.32%) DNS
6 6 (2.32%) HTTP
7 5 (1.93%) IPv6
7 5 (1.93%) OSPF
7 5 (1.93%) BGP
7 5 (1.93%) EIGRP
7 5 (1.93%) VoIP
7 5 (1.93%) IPsec
7 5 (1.93%) Network Security
7 5 (1.93%) LDAP
8 4 (1.54%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.16%) SAN
9 3 (1.16%) SNMP
10 2 (0.77%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (57.53%) MySQL
2 13 (5.02%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (5.02%) SQLite
3 9 (3.47%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.09%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.09%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.93%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.77%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.39%) Redis
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 121 (46.72%) Git (software)
2 30 (11.58%) Jenkins
3 21 (8.11%) Hudson
4 19 (7.34%) Subversion
5 14 (5.41%) JIRA
6 11 (4.25%) PHPUnit
6 11 (4.25%) Eclipse
7 10 (3.86%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (3.09%) Selenium
9 4 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.39%) Redmine
10 1 (0.39%) Xdebug
General
1 20 (7.72%) Finance
2 18 (6.95%) Marketing
3 16 (6.18%) Electronics
4 14 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.02%) Games
6 11 (4.25%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.09%) Advertising
8 3 (1.16%) Banking
9 2 (0.77%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 175 (67.57%) Developer
2 130 (50.19%) PHP Developer
3 36 (13.90%) Web Developer
4 32 (12.36%) Administrator
4 32 (12.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (12.36%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 31 (11.97%) Junior Developer
5 31 (11.97%) Junior
5 31 (11.97%) Systems Administrator
6 28 (10.81%) Senior Developer
7 25 (9.65%) Linux Administrator
8 23 (8.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 21 (8.11%) Senior PHP Developer
10 20 (7.72%) PHP Web Developer
10 20 (7.72%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 17 (6.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 14 (5.41%) Lead Developer
13 12 (4.63%) Junior PHP Developer
13 12 (4.63%) LAMP Developer
14 11 (4.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (45.17%) CSS
2 109 (42.08%) HTML
3 60 (23.17%) jQuery
4 49 (18.92%) JSON
5 45 (17.37%) Web Services
6 43 (16.60%) Ajax
7 38 (14.67%) Symfony
8 31 (11.97%) REST
9 27 (10.42%) HTML5
10 26 (10.04%) Laravel
11 25 (9.65%) XML
12 19 (7.34%) SOAP
13 16 (6.18%) RESTful
13 16 (6.18%) AngularJS
14 13 (5.02%) CSS3
15 9 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (3.47%) CakePHP
16 8 (3.09%) CGI
16 8 (3.09%) Android SDK
16 8 (3.09%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.58%) User Experience
2 23 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.02%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.86%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.47%) Wiki
6 8 (3.09%) DTV
6 8 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.70%) Clustering
7 7 (2.70%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.54%) Replication
9 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.39%) IPTV
10 1 (0.39%) Social Network
10 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 176 (67.95%) Linux
2 38 (14.67%) CentOS
3 26 (10.04%) UNIX
4 18 (6.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (6.56%) Fedora
6 15 (5.79%) Windows
7 11 (4.25%) Android
7 11 (4.25%) Apple iOS
8 10 (3.86%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.70%) Debian
10 6 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (27.41%) OO
2 57 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (21.24%) OO PHP
4 54 (20.85%) DevOps
5 39 (15.06%) Web Development
5 39 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (14.29%) OOP
7 34 (13.13%) MVC
8 25 (9.65%) Configuration Management
9 24 (9.27%) Software Engineering
10 22 (8.49%) Unit Testing
11 21 (8.11%) E-Commerce
11 21 (8.11%) Build Automation
12 16 (6.18%) Scrum
13 14 (5.41%) Migration
14 13 (5.02%) TDD
15 12 (4.63%) HOOD
16 10 (3.86%) Mentoring
17 9 (3.47%) BDD
17 9 (3.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (69.88%) PHP
2 127 (49.03%) JavaScript
3 55 (21.24%) Bash Shell
4 50 (19.31%) Perl
5 47 (18.15%) PHP5
6 43 (16.60%) SQL
7 40 (15.44%) Ruby
8 33 (12.74%) Python
9 32 (12.36%) Java
10 18 (6.95%) Shell Script
11 17 (6.56%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.54%) C++
13 2 (0.77%) C#
13 2 (0.77%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.77%) PHP4
14 1 (0.39%) Groovy
14 1 (0.39%) Scala
14 1 (0.39%) Clojure
14 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (16.22%) Degree
2 16 (6.18%) CCNA
2 16 (6.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.70%) WCAG
2 2 (0.77%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (6.95%) KVM
2 16 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.09%) Xen
4 7 (2.70%) iptables
4 7 (2.70%) Samba
5 5 (1.93%) Postfix
5 5 (1.93%) XenServer
6 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.77%) Squid
7 2 (0.77%) NFS
7 2 (0.77%) Gluster
7 2 (0.77%) Varnish
7 2 (0.77%) Docker
7 2 (0.77%) RHEV
7 2 (0.77%) oVirt
7 2 (0.77%) GFS2
8 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (21.24%) Puppet
2 33 (12.74%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (10.04%) Nagios
4 21 (8.11%) Salt
5 19 (7.34%) Ansible
6 8 (3.09%) Graphite
6 8 (3.09%) Vagrant
7 5 (1.93%) ZABBIX
7 5 (1.93%) Munin
8 2 (0.77%) SELinux
8 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.77%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.77%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.39%) cPanel
9 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (16.22%) Zend
2 30 (11.58%) Red Hat
3 26 (10.04%) Google
4 17 (6.56%) Twitter
5 16 (6.18%) VMware
6 14 (5.41%) Facebook
7 12 (4.63%) Rackspace
8 11 (4.25%) Oracle
9 10 (3.86%) Cisco
10 8 (3.09%) SAP
11 5 (1.93%) Adobe
11 5 (1.93%) Citrix
12 3 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.77%) Microsoft
14 1 (0.39%) HP
14 1 (0.39%) Dell
14 1 (0.39%) IBM
14 1 (0.39%) Symantec
14 1 (0.39%) Wyse
14 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
Bristol, Avon
Axica Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Earth Stream Global
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Torquay, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Winscombe
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 25 days ago