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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 17 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.33% 1.27% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 2.08% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
27 96 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 36.00% 60.76% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 84 90
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Redmine
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) PhpStorm
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) PhpStorm
1 1 (50.00%) Redmine
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter