The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank - 43 56
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.84% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.36% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £34,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.48%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
77 147 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 34.84% 62.03% 62.13%
Number of salaries quoted 62 121 197
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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