The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 98 106 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 28 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.52% 1.02% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 2.17% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 24
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
886 877 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.07% 46.95% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 722 750 849
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +5 25 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Knutsford +11 2 £40,000 +41.59%
Wilmslow - 1 £37,000 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 41 (93.18%) Linux
2 40 (90.91%) MySQL
3 39 (88.64%) PHP
4 38 (86.36%) JavaScript
5 36 (81.82%) OO
6 33 (75.00%) CSS
6 33 (75.00%) HTML
7 31 (70.45%) Subversion
7 31 (70.45%) PHP5
7 31 (70.45%) Git (software)
8 30 (68.18%) OO PHP
9 29 (65.91%) XML
10 25 (56.82%) CMS
10 25 (56.82%) JSON
11 24 (54.55%) Marketing
11 24 (54.55%) REST
12 23 (52.27%) Web Design
12 23 (52.27%) XHTML
13 16 (36.36%) Online Marketing
14 12 (27.27%) jQuery
14 12 (27.27%) Scrum
15 11 (25.00%) OOP
16 10 (22.73%) Apache
16 10 (22.73%) Zend
17 9 (20.45%) Zend Framework
18 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
19 7 (15.91%) MVC
19 7 (15.91%) ISO 9001
20 6 (13.64%) TDD
21 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 25 (56.82%) CMS
2 10 (22.73%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
1 4 (9.09%) AMQP
2 3 (6.82%) NAS
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) LDAP
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (90.91%) MySQL
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (70.45%) Subversion
1 31 (70.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (9.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 24 (54.55%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Developer
1 36 (81.82%) PHP Developer
2 16 (36.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Web Developer
3 10 (22.73%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (20.45%) MySQL Developer
5 5 (11.36%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 4 (9.09%) PHP Magento Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.55%) Web Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) IT Support
9 1 (2.27%) LAMP Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Lead PHP Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Project Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Systems Support
9 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) CSS
1 33 (75.00%) HTML
2 29 (65.91%) XML
3 25 (56.82%) JSON
4 24 (54.55%) REST
5 23 (52.27%) XHTML
6 12 (27.27%) jQuery
7 9 (20.45%) Zend Framework
8 5 (11.36%) Web Services
9 4 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (9.09%) .NET
10 3 (6.82%) HTML5
10 3 (6.82%) J2EE
11 2 (4.55%) CSS3
11 2 (4.55%) Ajax
11 2 (4.55%) RESTful
12 1 (2.27%) WAMP
12 1 (2.27%) Symfony
12 1 (2.27%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) FMCG
2 1 (2.27%) Open Source
2 1 (2.27%) Social Media
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (81.82%) OO
2 30 (68.18%) OO PHP
3 23 (52.27%) Web Design
4 16 (36.36%) Online Marketing
5 12 (27.27%) Scrum
6 11 (25.00%) OOP
7 7 (15.91%) MVC
8 6 (13.64%) TDD
9 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.36%) ERP
9 5 (11.36%) UML
10 4 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 4 (9.09%) B2B
10 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.09%) Kanban
11 3 (6.82%) Network Load Balancing
12 2 (4.55%) Project Management
13 1 (2.27%) BDD
13 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) PHP
2 38 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 31 (70.45%) PHP5
4 5 (11.36%) Java
5 4 (9.09%) Perl
5 4 (9.09%) C++
5 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 3 (6.82%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) XQuery
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) MCTS
1 3 (6.82%) MCITP
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.82%) RHCE
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Squid
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) XenServer
3 1 (2.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Zend
2 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.82%) Foundry
3 3 (6.82%) Brocade
3 3 (6.82%) HP
3 3 (6.82%) Compaq
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Twitter
5 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago