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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.83% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
51 90 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 42.50% 58.06% 64.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 76 102
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) nginx
2 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (60.00%) Opsview
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Nagios
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Zend
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Sass

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) nginx
2 3 (60.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Opsview
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Zend