The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 153 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 40 61 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 1.62% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 3.20% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 53 75
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1788 1908 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.34% 50.69% 53.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1703 2156
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LAMP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Manchester

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Manchester

LAMP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Oldham 0 5 - - 1
Bolton +4 4 £27,500 -15.38%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 £23,000 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 63 (96.92%) PHP
2 57 (87.69%) MySQL
3 49 (75.38%) HTML
4 48 (73.85%) CSS
5 45 (69.23%) JavaScript
5 45 (69.23%) Linux
6 42 (64.62%) jQuery
7 34 (52.31%) HTML5
7 34 (52.31%) MVC
8 33 (50.77%) Apache
9 29 (44.62%) CSS3
10 26 (40.00%) CodeIgniter
11 23 (35.38%) CMS
12 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (30.77%) Web Design
14 19 (29.23%) OO
15 18 (27.69%) E-Commerce
16 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
17 15 (23.08%) XHTML
17 15 (23.08%) Zend
17 15 (23.08%) OOP
17 15 (23.08%) Web Development
17 15 (23.08%) Degree
18 14 (21.54%) PHP5
19 13 (20.00%) OO PHP
19 13 (20.00%) WordPress
19 13 (20.00%) Laravel
19 13 (20.00%) Subversion
20 12 (18.46%) Zurb Foundation
20 12 (18.46%) Web Services

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 33 (50.77%) Apache
2 23 (35.38%) CMS
3 13 (20.00%) WordPress
4 7 (10.77%) Joomla!
5 4 (6.15%) Drupal
6 3 (4.62%) Node.js
7 2 (3.08%) Confluence
8 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.54%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (6.15%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) Route 53
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) SSH
2 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) PPTP
3 2 (3.08%) IPsec
3 2 (3.08%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (87.69%) MySQL
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.00%) Subversion
3 10 (15.38%) JIRA
4 3 (4.62%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Phing
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (10.77%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) Games
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 35 (53.85%) PHP Developer
3 26 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 19 (29.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 14 (21.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Junior Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Junior
7 9 (13.85%) Junior PHP Developer
8 8 (12.31%) LAMP Developer
9 7 (10.77%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 5 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Applications Developer
10 5 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
11 4 (6.15%) Web Designer
11 4 (6.15%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (6.15%) Front-End Web Developer
11 4 (6.15%) Designer
12 3 (4.62%) Graduate Developer
12 3 (4.62%) Administrator
12 3 (4.62%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (75.38%) HTML
2 48 (73.85%) CSS
3 42 (64.62%) jQuery
4 34 (52.31%) HTML5
5 29 (44.62%) CSS3
6 26 (40.00%) CodeIgniter
7 15 (23.08%) XHTML
8 13 (20.00%) Laravel
9 12 (18.46%) Zurb Foundation
9 12 (18.46%) Web Services
10 10 (15.38%) Ajax
11 9 (13.85%) Sass
12 8 (12.31%) LESS
12 8 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
13 7 (10.77%) Symfony
14 5 (7.69%) PhoneGap
14 5 (7.69%) Yii
15 4 (6.15%) XML
15 4 (6.15%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Photography
1 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.15%) W3C
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) UNIX
2 8 (12.31%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Android
3 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) MVC
2 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.77%) Web Design
4 19 (29.23%) OO
5 18 (27.69%) E-Commerce
6 15 (23.08%) OOP
6 15 (23.08%) Web Development
7 13 (20.00%) OO PHP
8 7 (10.77%) Time Management
9 6 (9.23%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (7.69%) Android Development
10 5 (7.69%) iOS Development
10 5 (7.69%) Content Management
10 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 5 (7.69%) SEO
11 4 (6.15%) Migration
11 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
11 4 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (4.62%) DevOps
13 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 63 (96.92%) PHP
2 45 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.54%) PHP5
4 9 (13.85%) SQL
5 5 (7.69%) C#
5 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.69%) Perl
6 4 (6.15%) Java
7 3 (4.62%) C
7 3 (4.62%) C++
8 2 (3.08%) Python
9 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Puppet
2 4 (6.15%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) Cacti
3 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Zend
2 11 (16.92%) Adobe
3 8 (12.31%) Twitter
4 2 (3.08%) Perforce
4 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.54%) Percona
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
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