The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 58 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.63% 1.02% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 2.03% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +25.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
235 246 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 49.27% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 197 237 231
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,700 £40,000
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 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 30 July 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
Burnley - 1 £30,000 - 1
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £32,500 - 1
Preston - 1 £27,500 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) PHP5
3 4 (57.14%) PHP4
3 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (42.86%) Laravel
5 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
5 2 (28.57%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) SEO
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) W3C
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Symfony

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 5 (71.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 5 (71.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (42.86%) Laravel
5 1 (14.29%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
3 2 (28.57%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) PHP5
3 4 (57.14%) PHP4
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Zend
1 1 (14.29%) Appcelerator
Newton-Le-Willows
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Profit Share, Childcare etc.
Posted: 26 days ago