The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 31 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.23% 3.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 9.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £41,250 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
LAMP
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
83 82 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.92% 35.50% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 77 50 67
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,176
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +31.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 Chester

LAMP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Chester

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) GIMP
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) GIMP
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP