The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 79 117 116
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 21 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.77% 0.67% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.14% 1.65% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 15
Median salary £47,500 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -5.17%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
LAMP
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
507 667 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.71% 40.57% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 458 580 704
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Cheshire

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 14 £55,000 -
Chester +17 2 £41,250 +37.50%
Runcorn - 2 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £50,000 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 27 (96.43%) PHP
3 26 (92.86%) jQuery
4 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
5 20 (71.43%) OO
6 17 (60.71%) MySQL
7 15 (53.57%) MVC
8 12 (42.86%) XHTML
9 11 (39.29%) Finance
10 8 (28.57%) OO PHP
11 7 (25.00%) CakePHP
12 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
12 6 (21.43%) HTML5
13 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
13 5 (17.86%) CSS3
13 5 (17.86%) Sass
13 5 (17.86%) LESS
13 5 (17.86%) Web Design
13 5 (17.86%) User Experience
14 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (14.29%) Docker
14 4 (14.29%) DevOps
14 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 4 (14.29%) Publishing
14 4 (14.29%) IIS
14 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
14 4 (14.29%) .NET
14 4 (14.29%) Web Development
14 4 (14.29%) WordPress

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (14.29%) Drupal
1 4 (14.29%) IIS
1 4 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) GIMP
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Lead PHP Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Development Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Finance Manager
4 5 (17.86%) MySQL Developer
4 5 (17.86%) PHP Development Manager
4 5 (17.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
6 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 2 (7.14%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (96.43%) HTML
3 26 (92.86%) jQuery
4 12 (42.86%) XHTML
5 7 (25.00%) CakePHP
6 6 (21.43%) HTML5
7 5 (17.86%) CSS3
7 5 (17.86%) LESS
7 5 (17.86%) Sass
8 4 (14.29%) .NET
8 4 (14.29%) jQT
8 4 (14.29%) Node.js
8 4 (14.29%) PhoneGap
8 4 (14.29%) Sencha Touch
9 2 (7.14%) Ajax
10 1 (3.57%) CGI
10 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (3.57%) Laravel
10 1 (3.57%) SOAP
10 1 (3.57%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Android
1 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) OO
2 15 (53.57%) MVC
3 8 (28.57%) OO PHP
4 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 5 (17.86%) Web Design
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.57%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) OOD
8 1 (3.57%) SEO
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) PHP
2 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) Sencha
2 1 (3.57%) Zend
Warrington, Cheshire
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