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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 122 132 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 121 81 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.05% 1.56% 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.74% 3.63% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 79 106
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -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
2554 2230 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.20% 42.97% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2339 2003 2088
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,963
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -2 31 £45,000 +35.33% 13
Somerset +10 29 £34,000 -9.33%
Dorset -7 25 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Gloucestershire +2 24 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Devon +4 5 £29,500 -15.71% 2
Wiltshire -5 3 £33,000 -9.58% 2
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 192 (86.49%) PHP
2 156 (70.27%) MySQL
3 137 (61.71%) Linux
4 126 (56.76%) CSS
5 122 (54.95%) HTML
6 119 (53.60%) JavaScript
7 91 (40.99%) Apache
8 85 (38.29%) Git (software)
9 76 (34.23%) OO
10 61 (27.48%) jQuery
11 51 (22.97%) MVC
11 51 (22.97%) Symfony
12 48 (21.62%) PHP5
13 46 (20.72%) JSON
14 43 (19.37%) OO PHP
15 42 (18.92%) OOP
15 42 (18.92%) SQL
16 41 (18.47%) Zend
17 37 (16.67%) Drupal
17 37 (16.67%) Degree
18 33 (14.86%) XML
19 30 (13.51%) CMS
20 29 (13.06%) Web Development
21 27 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
22 24 (10.81%) Ajax
23 23 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
23 23 (10.36%) HTML5
23 23 (10.36%) Internet
23 23 (10.36%) Web Services
23 23 (10.36%) DevOps

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 91 (40.99%) Apache
2 37 (16.67%) Drupal
3 30 (13.51%) CMS
4 21 (9.46%) WordPress
5 17 (7.66%) Joomla!
6 13 (5.86%) nginx
7 8 (3.60%) Umbraco
7 8 (3.60%) ExpressionEngine
8 7 (3.15%) Tomcat
8 7 (3.15%) IIS
9 6 (2.70%) MediaWiki
9 6 (2.70%) Node.js
9 6 (2.70%) Confluence
10 5 (2.25%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (1.80%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.35%) lighttpd
12 3 (1.35%) Moodle
12 3 (1.35%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (6.76%) Magento
2 4 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.50%) SaaS
2 9 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.80%) PaaS
4 3 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.90%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.36%) Internet
2 18 (8.11%) Firewall
3 9 (4.05%) VoIP
4 8 (3.60%) VPN
5 6 (2.70%) Network Security
5 6 (2.70%) IPsec
5 6 (2.70%) OSPF
5 6 (2.70%) BGP
5 6 (2.70%) EIGRP
5 6 (2.70%) LAN
5 6 (2.70%) WAN
5 6 (2.70%) LDAP
5 6 (2.70%) IPv6
6 5 (2.25%) DNS
7 4 (1.80%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.35%) HTTP
9 2 (0.90%) SSH
9 2 (0.90%) SAN
9 2 (0.90%) SMS
10 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (70.27%) MySQL
2 16 (7.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (2.70%) SQLite
3 6 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.25%) Redis
5 4 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.80%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.80%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.90%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 85 (38.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.66%) Subversion
3 12 (5.41%) JIRA
4 7 (3.15%) Eclipse
5 6 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.70%) Hudson
5 6 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.80%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.45%) Selenium
8 1 (0.45%) Redmine
8 1 (0.45%) Xdebug
General
1 21 (9.46%) Marketing
2 16 (7.21%) Games
2 16 (7.21%) Finance
3 9 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.60%) Advertising
4 8 (3.60%) Electronics
5 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 184 (82.88%) Developer
2 149 (67.12%) PHP Developer
3 54 (24.32%) Web Developer
4 37 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 35 (15.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 22 (9.91%) LAMP Developer
7 20 (9.01%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 19 (8.56%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.41%) Junior
9 12 (5.41%) Junior Developer
10 10 (4.50%) Senior PHP Developer
11 8 (3.60%) Linux Administrator
12 7 (3.15%) Applications Developer
13 6 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
13 6 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 6 (2.70%) Junior Web Developer
13 6 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (2.70%) Administrator
14 5 (2.25%) Operations Manager
14 5 (2.25%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (56.76%) CSS
2 122 (54.95%) HTML
3 61 (27.48%) jQuery
4 51 (22.97%) Symfony
5 46 (20.72%) JSON
6 33 (14.86%) XML
7 24 (10.81%) Ajax
8 23 (10.36%) HTML5
8 23 (10.36%) Web Services
9 22 (9.91%) AngularJS
10 21 (9.46%) Laravel
11 19 (8.56%) RESTful
12 18 (8.11%) REST
13 15 (6.76%) SOAP
14 14 (6.31%) CakePHP
15 12 (5.41%) CSS3
15 12 (5.41%) XHTML
16 7 (3.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 6 (2.70%) Zend Framework
17 6 (2.70%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.11%) User Experience
3 13 (5.86%) Open Source
4 11 (4.95%) Clustering
5 9 (4.05%) Wiki
5 9 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.70%) Replication
7 5 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.80%) DTV
8 4 (1.80%) W3C
9 2 (0.90%) Social Media
10 1 (0.45%) IPTV
10 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.45%) Social Network
10 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 137 (61.71%) Linux
2 19 (8.56%) CentOS
3 18 (8.11%) Windows
4 10 (4.50%) Ubuntu
4 10 (4.50%) Debian
5 9 (4.05%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.05%) Android
6 7 (3.15%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.15%) Fedora
7 6 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.80%) UNIX
9 2 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (34.23%) OO
2 51 (22.97%) MVC
3 43 (19.37%) OO PHP
4 42 (18.92%) OOP
5 29 (13.06%) Web Development
6 27 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (10.36%) DevOps
8 21 (9.46%) E-Commerce
9 19 (8.56%) Unit Testing
10 18 (8.11%) Software Engineering
11 15 (6.76%) HOOD
12 11 (4.95%) TDD
13 9 (4.05%) CRM
14 8 (3.60%) Performance Monitoring
14 8 (3.60%) Migration
15 7 (3.15%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (2.70%) Database Theory
16 6 (2.70%) Relational Database Theory
16 6 (2.70%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 192 (86.49%) PHP
2 119 (53.60%) JavaScript
3 48 (21.62%) PHP5
4 42 (18.92%) SQL
5 21 (9.46%) Perl
6 19 (8.56%) Java
7 18 (8.11%) Bash Shell
8 15 (6.76%) Ruby
9 10 (4.50%) Python
10 8 (3.60%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.25%) C#
13 3 (1.35%) PHP4
14 2 (0.90%) ECMAScript
15 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (1.80%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.45%) WCAG
2 1 (0.45%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (3.60%) Samba
2 6 (2.70%) KVM
2 6 (2.70%) Postfix
2 6 (2.70%) XenServer
3 4 (1.80%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.90%) oVirt
4 2 (0.90%) Docker
4 2 (0.90%) RHEV
4 2 (0.90%) Gluster
4 2 (0.90%) Squid
4 2 (0.90%) NFS
Systems Management
1 18 (8.11%) Puppet
2 8 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.60%) Nagios
3 6 (2.70%) Salt
3 6 (2.70%) ZABBIX
3 6 (2.70%) Munin
4 4 (1.80%) Graphite
5 2 (0.90%) cPanel
5 2 (0.90%) SELinux
5 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.90%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 41 (18.47%) Zend
2 19 (8.56%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.95%) Google
4 10 (4.50%) Twitter
5 9 (4.05%) VMware
5 9 (4.05%) Facebook
6 7 (3.15%) Oracle
7 6 (2.70%) Citrix
8 4 (1.80%) SAP
8 4 (1.80%) Cisco
8 4 (1.80%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.45%) HP
10 1 (0.45%) IBM
10 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.45%) Vyatta
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Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per day, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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