Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 106 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 -53 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 18 9 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.32% 0.69% 4.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.88% 1.62% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 54
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £44,625
South West median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14% -6.67%

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 625 557 498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 45.92% 42.55% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 523 507 449
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £50,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Somerset

LAMP
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP in Somerset.

Salary trend for LAMP in Somerset

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Somerset over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Somerset

LAMP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -14 7 £32,500 -7.14%
Street - 7 £45,000 -
LAMP
South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 14 (77.78%) SDLC
3 11 (61.11%) MySQL
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) OOP
4 7 (38.89%) SOLID
4 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (38.89%) Microservices
4 7 (38.89%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (38.89%) RESTful
4 7 (38.89%) Open Source
4 7 (38.89%) Node.js
5 5 (27.78%) SaaS
5 5 (27.78%) Hedge funds
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Apache
5 5 (27.78%) Banking
5 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
6 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 4 (22.22%) JBoss
6 4 (22.22%) Nagios
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Puppet
6 4 (22.22%) Infobright
6 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.11%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.11%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
1 11 (61.11%) PHP Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
2 3 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Senior QA Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Manual Tester
3 2 (11.11%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 2 (11.11%) QA Manual Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Manual Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Node.js
1 7 (38.89%) RESTful
2 4 (22.22%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
3 3 (16.67%) Laravel
3 3 (16.67%) Symfony
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) Yii
4 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (11.11%) HornetQ
4 2 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) SDLC
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Domain-Driven Design
2 7 (38.89%) Microservices
2 7 (38.89%) OOP
2 7 (38.89%) Open Source
2 7 (38.89%) SOLID
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (11.11%) Jython
4 2 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) RHCE
2 2 (11.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (11.11%) Gluster
1 2 (11.11%) iptables
1 2 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Check_MK
1 4 (22.22%) Grafana
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
1 4 (22.22%) Pingdom
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Graylog
2 2 (11.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (11.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Infobright
1 4 (22.22%) New Relic
1 4 (22.22%) PagerDuty
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Qualys
3 2 (11.11%) Splunk
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