The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 64 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.63% 1.28% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 2.46% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £32,500 £25,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.21% -31.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
287 284 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.68% 51.73% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 248 274 205
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Lancashire

LAMP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newton-le-Willows +16 2 £32,500 -2.98% 1
Preston - 1 £32,500 - 3
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Laravel
5 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
5 3 (42.86%) Symfony
5 3 (42.86%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (28.57%) W3C
6 2 (28.57%) Zend
6 2 (28.57%) PHP5
6 2 (28.57%) PHP4
6 2 (28.57%) WordPress
6 2 (28.57%) Android
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) Retail
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (28.57%) Android Development
6 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
6 2 (28.57%) CSS3
7 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (28.57%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (42.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (57.14%) Laravel
4 3 (42.86%) Symfony
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) W3C
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) OO PHP
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PHP5
3 2 (28.57%) PHP4
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator
Preston, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Posted: 13 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: 18 days ago