The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 141 123 161
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +38
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 32 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 1.71% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 3.88% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32 51 30
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £41,625
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1377 1442 1755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.62% 44.10% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1236 1490
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing LAMP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Manchester

LAMP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 5 £35,000 -
Altrincham - 3 £25,000 - 1
Stockport - 3 £31,500 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 70 (90.91%) PHP
2 63 (81.82%) MySQL
3 61 (79.22%) Linux
4 53 (68.83%) Apache
5 52 (67.53%) jQuery
6 50 (64.94%) CSS
7 48 (62.34%) HTML
7 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
8 32 (41.56%) Web Development
9 28 (36.36%) Git (software)
10 25 (32.47%) XML
11 24 (31.17%) OOP
11 24 (31.17%) Symfony
12 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (27.27%) MVC
13 18 (23.38%) Windows
14 17 (22.08%) Web Services
15 15 (19.48%) Laravel
16 14 (18.18%) iPad
16 14 (18.18%) JSON
17 13 (16.88%) OO
17 13 (16.88%) Finance
18 12 (15.58%) Scrum
19 11 (14.29%) Subversion
19 11 (14.29%) Zend
19 11 (14.29%) Puppet
19 11 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 10 (12.99%) CSS3
20 10 (12.99%) HTML5
20 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (68.83%) Apache
2 10 (12.99%) WordPress
3 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) nginx
4 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.30%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) DNS
2 4 (5.19%) SSL
3 3 (3.90%) DHCP
4 2 (2.60%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.30%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.30%) BGP
5 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.30%) Firewall
5 1 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) LAN
5 1 (1.30%) LDAP
5 1 (1.30%) OSPF
5 1 (1.30%) SAN
5 1 (1.30%) SSH
5 1 (1.30%) VoIP
5 1 (1.30%) VPN
5 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (81.82%) MySQL
2 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.90%) Big Data
3 3 (3.90%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Subversion
3 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.19%) Phing
5 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.60%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (84.42%) Developer
2 63 (81.82%) PHP Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Senior Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Senior PHP Developer
4 8 (10.39%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Symfony Developer
5 7 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
5 7 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (7.79%) HTML Developer
6 6 (7.79%) LAMP Developer
6 6 (7.79%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 6 (7.79%) PHP Zend Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Administrator
7 5 (6.49%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (67.53%) jQuery
2 50 (64.94%) CSS
3 48 (62.34%) HTML
4 25 (32.47%) XML
5 24 (31.17%) Symfony
6 17 (22.08%) Web Services
7 15 (19.48%) Laravel
8 14 (18.18%) JSON
9 11 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (12.99%) CodeIgniter
10 10 (12.99%) CSS3
10 10 (12.99%) HTML5
11 8 (10.39%) AngularJS
12 7 (9.09%) REST
13 5 (6.49%) Ajax
14 4 (5.19%) Sass
14 4 (5.19%) Twig
15 3 (3.90%) SOAP
16 2 (2.60%) CakePHP
16 2 (2.60%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) iPad
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.39%) User Experience
4 3 (3.90%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Fintech
5 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (79.22%) Linux
2 18 (23.38%) Windows
3 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.49%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.19%) Debian
6 3 (3.90%) CentOS
6 3 (3.90%) SUSE
6 3 (3.90%) Unix
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) Web Development
2 24 (31.17%) OOP
3 21 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.27%) MVC
4 13 (16.88%) OO
5 12 (15.58%) Scrum
6 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.79%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (6.49%) Analytics
8 5 (6.49%) DevOps
9 4 (5.19%) Content Management
9 4 (5.19%) OO PHP
9 4 (5.19%) TDD
10 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.90%) Front End Development
10 3 (3.90%) Open Source
10 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.90%) Web Design
11 2 (2.60%) High Availability
11 2 (2.60%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 70 (90.91%) PHP
2 48 (62.34%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.39%) Perl
4 7 (9.09%) SQL
5 6 (7.79%) PHP 5
6 4 (5.19%) Java
7 3 (3.90%) Python
7 3 (3.90%) Ruby
7 3 (3.90%) XQuery
8 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.30%) C#
8 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) RHCT
2 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) KVM
3 1 (1.30%) oVirt
3 1 (1.30%) Postfix
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) Puppet
2 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Zend
2 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.49%) VMware
4 4 (5.19%) Google
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.90%) Perforce
5 3 (3.90%) Twitter
6 2 (2.60%) Facebook
7 1 (1.30%) Apple
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco
7 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
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