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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 79 113 87
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -26
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 15 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.30% 0.64% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.37% 1.71% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 33
Median salary £38,500 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
445 645 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.53% 37.65% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 383 522 698
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +15 11 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Warrington +18 2 £27,500 -5.17%
Crewe +19 1 £35,000 -12.50%
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 21 (80.77%) jQuery
4 20 (76.92%) HTML
4 20 (76.92%) CSS
5 19 (73.08%) MySQL
6 13 (50.00%) HTML5
6 13 (50.00%) CSS3
7 12 (46.15%) WordPress
8 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
9 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (38.46%) Node.js
9 10 (38.46%) DevOps
9 10 (38.46%) MVC
10 9 (34.62%) .NET
10 9 (34.62%) PhoneGap
10 9 (34.62%) jQT
10 9 (34.62%) Sencha Touch
10 9 (34.62%) Sass
10 9 (34.62%) Drupal
10 9 (34.62%) Android
10 9 (34.62%) Sencha
10 9 (34.62%) Apple iOS
11 8 (30.77%) Laravel
12 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
12 7 (26.92%) User Experience
12 7 (26.92%) Docker
12 7 (26.92%) Linux
12 7 (26.92%) OO
12 7 (26.92%) Apache

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 12 (46.15%) WordPress
2 10 (38.46%) Node.js
3 9 (34.62%) Drupal
4 7 (26.92%) Apache
5 6 (23.08%) IIS
6 2 (7.69%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) IaaS
2 3 (11.54%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (3.85%) BGP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
1 1 (3.85%) OSPF
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
4 1 (3.85%) FishEye
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (23.08%) Publishing
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
1 23 (88.46%) PHP Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior PHP Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Lead Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Lead PHP Developer
4 5 (19.23%) MySQL Developer
4 5 (19.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Drupal Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior WordPress Developer
5 2 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) jQuery
2 20 (76.92%) CSS
2 20 (76.92%) HTML
3 13 (50.00%) CSS3
3 13 (50.00%) HTML5
4 9 (34.62%) .NET
4 9 (34.62%) jQT
4 9 (34.62%) PhoneGap
4 9 (34.62%) Sass
4 9 (34.62%) Sencha Touch
5 8 (30.77%) Laravel
6 6 (23.08%) LESS
6 6 (23.08%) XHTML
7 4 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
7 4 (15.38%) Symfony
8 3 (11.54%) Zend Framework
9 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (7.69%) Phalcon
10 1 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) iPad
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Android
1 9 (34.62%) Apple iOS
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (38.46%) DevOps
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) OO
3 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (23.08%) Web Design
3 6 (23.08%) Web Development
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) OOP
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) SOA
7 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) PHP
2 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Postfix
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) iptables
3 1 (3.85%) KVM
3 1 (3.85%) oVirt
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.85%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Sencha
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Zend
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago