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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 109 165 133
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -32
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 156 71 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.60% 1.16% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.07% 2.62% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 146 61 70
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2571 2712 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.89% 44.48% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2227 2326 2108
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 £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 3 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 3 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 +40 83 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Dorset +35 34 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Somerset +3 15 £35,000 -9.67% 3
Wiltshire -7 10 £37,500 +22.95% 3
Devon -7 4 £26,250 -19.23%
Gloucestershire -11 3 £37,500 -1.31% 2
Avon - 2 £22,500 -
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 196 (67.59%) PHP
2 189 (65.17%) Linux
3 160 (55.17%) MySQL
4 145 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 133 (45.86%) Git (software)
6 129 (44.48%) HTML
7 128 (44.14%) CSS
8 124 (42.76%) Apache
9 70 (24.14%) OO
10 66 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
11 65 (22.41%) jQuery
12 64 (22.07%) Amazon AWS
13 62 (21.38%) Puppet
14 58 (20.00%) Bash Shell
15 56 (19.31%) DevOps
16 53 (18.28%) OO PHP
17 51 (17.59%) Perl
18 50 (17.24%) SQL
18 50 (17.24%) JSON
19 46 (15.86%) Web Services
20 45 (15.52%) Web Development
21 44 (15.17%) Zend
22 43 (14.83%) Symfony
22 43 (14.83%) PHP5
22 43 (14.83%) Degree
22 43 (14.83%) Ruby
23 42 (14.48%) OOP
23 42 (14.48%) MVC
24 41 (14.14%) Python
24 41 (14.14%) Ajax

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 124 (42.76%) Apache
2 38 (13.10%) Drupal
3 35 (12.07%) nginx
4 27 (9.31%) Tomcat
5 26 (8.97%) WordPress
6 21 (7.24%) OpenStack
7 19 (6.55%) CMS
8 13 (4.48%) WebLogic
9 10 (3.45%) Joomla!
10 8 (2.76%) ColdFusion
11 7 (2.41%) Node.js
12 4 (1.38%) MediaWiki
12 4 (1.38%) lighttpd
12 4 (1.38%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.38%) Moodle
12 4 (1.38%) Confluence
12 4 (1.38%) SharePoint
13 3 (1.03%) IIS
14 2 (0.69%) JBoss
14 2 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (2.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
2 1 (0.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.45%) Magento
2 9 (3.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 64 (22.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.48%) PaaS
3 6 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.38%) SaaS
5 2 (0.69%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.34%) Route 53
6 1 (0.34%) GitHub
6 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.45%) Firewall
2 24 (8.28%) WAN
3 23 (7.93%) LAN
4 13 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.48%) Internet
5 10 (3.45%) DNS
6 7 (2.41%) VPN
7 6 (2.07%) HTTP
8 4 (1.38%) LDAP
8 4 (1.38%) OSPF
8 4 (1.38%) BGP
8 4 (1.38%) EIGRP
8 4 (1.38%) IPsec
8 4 (1.38%) SSH
8 4 (1.38%) IPv6
8 4 (1.38%) Network Security
8 4 (1.38%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.03%) SAN
9 3 (1.03%) VLAN
9 3 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (55.17%) MySQL
2 15 (5.17%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.14%) Hadoop
3 12 (4.14%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.45%) SQLite
4 10 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.34%) Redis
8 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 133 (45.86%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.38%) Jenkins
3 23 (7.93%) Hudson
4 18 (6.21%) Subversion
5 14 (4.83%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (4.83%) PHPUnit
6 13 (4.48%) JIRA
7 9 (3.10%) Selenium
7 9 (3.10%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.72%) Redmine
9 4 (1.38%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.69%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
General
1 34 (11.72%) Marketing
2 30 (10.34%) Electronics
3 24 (8.28%) Finance
4 20 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.14%) Advertising
6 10 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 9 (3.10%) Games
8 3 (1.03%) Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 196 (67.59%) Developer
2 141 (48.62%) PHP Developer
3 42 (14.48%) Senior Developer
4 38 (13.10%) Web Developer
4 38 (13.10%) Junior
4 38 (13.10%) Junior Developer
5 35 (12.07%) Senior PHP Developer
5 35 (12.07%) DevOps Engineer
6 34 (11.72%) Administrator
7 33 (11.38%) Systems Administrator
8 30 (10.34%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 26 (8.97%) Linux Administrator
10 24 (8.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 23 (7.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 21 (7.24%) PHP Web Developer
13 19 (6.55%) Junior PHP Developer
14 17 (5.86%) Lead Developer
15 16 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
16 14 (4.83%) Linux Engineer
17 12 (4.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (44.48%) HTML
2 128 (44.14%) CSS
3 65 (22.41%) jQuery
4 50 (17.24%) JSON
5 46 (15.86%) Web Services
6 43 (14.83%) Symfony
7 41 (14.14%) Ajax
8 36 (12.41%) REST
9 34 (11.72%) XML
10 31 (10.69%) Laravel
11 30 (10.34%) SOAP
12 29 (10.00%) HTML5
13 22 (7.59%) RESTful
14 14 (4.83%) CodeIgniter
14 14 (4.83%) AngularJS
15 13 (4.48%) CSS3
16 12 (4.14%) CGI
17 9 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (3.10%) Sass
18 8 (2.76%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.69%) User Experience
2 24 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.79%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.10%) DTV
6 8 (2.76%) Wiki
7 7 (2.41%) Graphic Design
7 7 (2.41%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.72%) Clustering
9 4 (1.38%) Replication
9 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.69%) Blog
11 1 (0.34%) Social Network
11 1 (0.34%) iPhone
11 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.34%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.34%) Social Media
11 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.34%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 189 (65.17%) Linux
2 41 (14.14%) CentOS
3 29 (10.00%) UNIX
4 23 (7.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (6.21%) Windows
6 17 (5.86%) Fedora
7 14 (4.83%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (3.79%) Android
8 11 (3.79%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.07%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.07%) Debian
10 2 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (24.14%) OO
2 66 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (19.31%) DevOps
4 53 (18.28%) OO PHP
5 45 (15.52%) Web Development
6 42 (14.48%) OOP
6 42 (14.48%) MVC
7 41 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 27 (9.31%) Scrum
10 23 (7.93%) Build Automation
11 22 (7.59%) E-Commerce
12 20 (6.90%) Software Engineering
12 20 (6.90%) Unit Testing
13 17 (5.86%) Project Management
14 14 (4.83%) Migration
14 14 (4.83%) Waterfall
15 13 (4.48%) API Integration
15 13 (4.48%) TDD
16 12 (4.14%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 196 (67.59%) PHP
2 145 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 58 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 51 (17.59%) Perl
5 50 (17.24%) SQL
6 43 (14.83%) Ruby
6 43 (14.83%) PHP5
7 41 (14.14%) Python
8 37 (12.76%) Java
9 23 (7.93%) Shell Script
10 18 (6.21%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.38%) C#
11 4 (1.38%) C++
12 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.69%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.34%) Clojure
13 1 (0.34%) Groovy
13 1 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (14.83%) Degree
2 20 (6.90%) CCNA
2 20 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.34%) CCSA
3 1 (0.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.41%) WCAG
2 1 (0.34%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (7.93%) KVM
2 17 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.45%) iptables
4 9 (3.10%) Xen
5 6 (2.07%) Samba
6 4 (1.38%) Postfix
6 4 (1.38%) XenServer
7 2 (0.69%) vSphere
7 2 (0.69%) Gluster
7 2 (0.69%) Varnish
7 2 (0.69%) Squid
7 2 (0.69%) NFS
7 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.69%) Docker
7 2 (0.69%) RHEV
7 2 (0.69%) oVirt
7 2 (0.69%) GFS2
8 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 62 (21.38%) Puppet
2 36 (12.41%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (10.69%) Nagios
4 24 (8.28%) Ansible
5 23 (7.93%) Salt
6 12 (4.14%) Graphite
7 9 (3.10%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.38%) cPanel
8 4 (1.38%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.03%) Munin
10 2 (0.69%) SELinux
10 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.69%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.69%) Pacemaker
11 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (15.17%) Zend
2 33 (11.38%) Red Hat
3 23 (7.93%) Google
4 18 (6.21%) VMware
5 15 (5.17%) Oracle
6 14 (4.83%) Cisco
6 14 (4.83%) Twitter
7 13 (4.48%) Rackspace
8 11 (3.79%) Facebook
9 9 (3.10%) SAP
10 5 (1.72%) Adobe
11 4 (1.38%) Citrix
12 2 (0.69%) Dell
12 2 (0.69%) Wyse
12 2 (0.69%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.69%) Dell KACE
13 1 (0.34%) Symantec
13 1 (0.34%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.34%) Zoho
Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerton, Somerset
British Solar Renewables
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 days ago