The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 27 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.71% 1.18% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.92% 2.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 95 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 37.14% 56.21% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50 90 47
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

LAMP
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Bolton

LAMP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Zurb Foundation

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe