The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 63 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.86% 2.76% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 5.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
319 177 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 55.00% 48.90% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 285 161 231
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
Merseyside

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (100.00%) PHP
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
3 8 (61.54%) Zend
4 7 (53.85%) Magento
5 6 (46.15%) Zend Framework
5 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
5 6 (46.15%) UNIX
5 6 (46.15%) OO
5 6 (46.15%) Apache
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) JDBC
6 5 (38.46%) JSP
6 5 (38.46%) Servlets
6 5 (38.46%) SOAP
6 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 5 (38.46%) XML
6 5 (38.46%) XSLT
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
6 5 (38.46%) Dojo
6 5 (38.46%) Ajax
6 5 (38.46%) JSTL
6 5 (38.46%) jQuery
6 5 (38.46%) Jetty
6 5 (38.46%) REST
7 4 (30.77%) SOA

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (46.15%) Apache
2 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Log4j
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SOA Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP Magento Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.69%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Zend Framework
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) JDBC
2 5 (38.46%) JSP
2 5 (38.46%) Servlets
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) XSLT
2 5 (38.46%) Dojo
2 5 (38.46%) Ajax
2 5 (38.46%) JSTL
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Flash
3 1 (7.69%) Struts
3 1 (7.69%) JAXB
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Zend
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Business Objects