The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 162 142 126
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 21 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 1.02% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 2.05% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 48
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1785 2046 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.50% 49.88% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1833 1705
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £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
North West

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 30 July 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 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
Sale +6 1 £20,000 -40.29%
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 53 (98.15%) PHP
2 45 (83.33%) MySQL
3 35 (64.81%) CSS
3 35 (64.81%) HTML
4 32 (59.26%) Linux
5 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
6 23 (42.59%) MVC
7 21 (38.89%) Apache
8 17 (31.48%) jQuery
9 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
10 14 (25.93%) Ajax
11 13 (24.07%) XML
12 12 (22.22%) OO
12 12 (22.22%) Analytics
13 11 (20.37%) Zend
14 10 (18.52%) HTML5
14 10 (18.52%) UNIX
14 10 (18.52%) C
15 9 (16.67%) Perl
15 9 (16.67%) Visualisation
15 9 (16.67%) Mathematics
15 9 (16.67%) Statistics
16 8 (14.81%) Puppet
16 8 (14.81%) CSS3
16 8 (14.81%) XHTML
16 8 (14.81%) CMS
17 7 (12.96%) SQL
17 7 (12.96%) Windows
17 7 (12.96%) Marketing
18 6 (11.11%) Symfony

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (38.89%) Apache
2 8 (14.81%) CMS
3 6 (11.11%) WordPress
4 4 (7.41%) Node.js
4 4 (7.41%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) Drupal
5 2 (3.70%) Confluence
5 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Route 53
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) OpenVPN
2 2 (3.70%) IPsec
2 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.70%) PPTP
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (83.33%) MySQL
2 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (12.96%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Games
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (85.19%) Developer
2 24 (44.44%) PHP Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Web Developer
4 8 (14.81%) PHP Web Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Perl Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Perl Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Web Programmer
7 3 (5.56%) LAMP Developer
8 2 (3.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (64.81%) CSS
1 35 (64.81%) HTML
2 17 (31.48%) jQuery
3 14 (25.93%) Ajax
4 13 (24.07%) XML
5 10 (18.52%) HTML5
6 8 (14.81%) CSS3
6 8 (14.81%) XHTML
7 6 (11.11%) Symfony
8 5 (9.26%) SOAP
8 5 (9.26%) .NET
9 4 (7.41%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (5.56%) Laravel
11 1 (1.85%) Flash
11 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.85%) Yii
11 1 (1.85%) D3.js
11 1 (1.85%) JSON
11 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Visualisation
1 9 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 9 (16.67%) Statistics
2 6 (11.11%) Open Source
3 3 (5.56%) Social Media
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (59.26%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) UNIX
3 7 (12.96%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) MVC
2 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 12 (22.22%) OO
3 12 (22.22%) Analytics
4 6 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 6 (11.11%) OOP
4 6 (11.11%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.26%) Data Virtualisation
5 5 (9.26%) OO PHP
6 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.56%) SEO
7 3 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Online Marketing
8 2 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 53 (98.15%) PHP
2 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.52%) C
4 9 (16.67%) Perl
5 7 (12.96%) SQL
6 6 (11.11%) PHP5
7 5 (9.26%) C#
8 3 (5.56%) C++
8 3 (5.56%) Java
9 2 (3.70%) Ruby
9 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
2 6 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Zend
2 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.70%) Twitter
2 2 (3.70%) Perforce
3 1 (1.85%) Facebook
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