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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 74 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 15 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.47% 0.87% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.63% 2.34% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 12
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,400 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
413 642 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.41% 37.39% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 371 531 691
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Runcorn - 6 £40,000 -
Macclesfield - 5 £37,500 -
Chester +5 2 £41,250 +50.00%
Warrington - 1 £40,000 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 31 (96.88%) PHP
2 28 (87.50%) CSS
3 27 (84.38%) HTML
4 26 (81.25%) jQuery
5 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
6 17 (53.13%) MySQL
7 16 (50.00%) OO
8 13 (40.63%) HTML5
9 12 (37.50%) CSS3
10 10 (31.25%) WordPress
10 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
10 10 (31.25%) User Experience
11 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
11 9 (28.13%) Sass
11 9 (28.13%) LESS
11 9 (28.13%) OO PHP
11 9 (28.13%) Docker
11 9 (28.13%) DevOps
11 9 (28.13%) Node.js
11 9 (28.13%) MVC
11 9 (28.13%) Web Design
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
12 8 (25.00%) IIS
12 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 8 (25.00%) Publishing
12 8 (25.00%) .NET
12 8 (25.00%) Sencha
12 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
12 8 (25.00%) jQT

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 10 (31.25%) WordPress
2 8 (25.00%) Drupal
2 8 (25.00%) IIS
3 7 (21.88%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) GIMP
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) IaaS
2 3 (9.38%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (3.13%) BGP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
1 1 (3.13%) OSPF
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) VoIP
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
4 2 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) Ant
5 1 (3.13%) FishEye
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (25.00%) Publishing
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (90.63%) Developer
2 27 (84.38%) PHP Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Software Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Lead Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Lead PHP Developer
5 6 (18.75%) MySQL Developer
5 6 (18.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.13%) Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) DevOps Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) OO PHP Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
8 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) CSS
2 27 (84.38%) HTML
3 26 (81.25%) jQuery
4 13 (40.63%) HTML5
5 12 (37.50%) CSS3
6 9 (28.13%) LESS
6 9 (28.13%) Node.js
6 9 (28.13%) Sass
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) jQT
7 8 (25.00%) PhoneGap
7 8 (25.00%) Sencha Touch
8 7 (21.88%) CakePHP
8 7 (21.88%) XHTML
9 5 (15.63%) Laravel
10 2 (6.25%) Ajax
10 2 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (6.25%) Symfony
11 1 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Android
1 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (28.13%) DevOps
2 9 (28.13%) MVC
2 9 (28.13%) OO PHP
2 9 (28.13%) Web Design
3 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.25%) Open Source
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 1 (3.13%) Marketing Automation
8 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (3.13%) Server Building
8 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.13%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) PHP
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Docker
2 8 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.25%) Postfix
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) iptables
4 1 (3.13%) KVM
4 1 (3.13%) oVirt
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.13%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Sencha
3 2 (6.25%) Zend
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
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