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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 44 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.61% 3.40% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 6.81% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 8
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
165 235 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 44.24% 49.89% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 132 217 236
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

LAMP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Liverpool

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) Advertising
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
1 6 (66.67%) BDD
1 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 6 (66.67%) Node.js
1 6 (66.67%) REST
1 6 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 6 (66.67%) Redis
1 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) Nagios
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) HPUX
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Java

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (66.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 6 (66.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Applications Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) REST
1 6 (66.67%) Backbone.js
1 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) OOP
2 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat