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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 158 128 141
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 27 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 1.32% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 2.68% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 41
Average salary £28,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £25,600 £28,025
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,400 £45,000
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
1759 1865 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.48% 49.42% 51.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1666 1770
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,000 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +3 1 £20,000 -40.29%
Rochdale - 1 £35,000 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 47 (95.92%) PHP
2 37 (75.51%) MySQL
3 31 (63.27%) Linux
4 28 (57.14%) CSS
4 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 28 (57.14%) HTML
5 24 (48.98%) Apache
6 22 (44.90%) MVC
7 20 (40.82%) jQuery
8 17 (34.69%) Zend
9 15 (30.61%) CMS
10 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
11 12 (24.49%) HTML5
12 11 (22.45%) CSS3
12 11 (22.45%) CodeIgniter
12 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (20.41%) Ajax
14 9 (18.37%) Puppet
14 9 (18.37%) XHTML
15 8 (16.33%) UNIX
15 8 (16.33%) Windows
15 8 (16.33%) PHP5
15 8 (16.33%) Analytics
16 7 (14.29%) Symfony
16 7 (14.29%) Visualisation
16 7 (14.29%) C
16 7 (14.29%) SQL
17 6 (12.24%) Perl
17 6 (12.24%) XML
17 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 24 (48.98%) Apache
2 15 (30.61%) CMS
3 6 (12.24%) WordPress
4 5 (10.20%) Node.js
5 2 (4.08%) Drupal
5 2 (4.08%) Confluence
5 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (4.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) IPsec
2 2 (4.08%) PPTP
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
2 2 (4.08%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (75.51%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.08%) Subversion
2 2 (4.08%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Phing
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (6.12%) Marketing
1 3 (6.12%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (79.59%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 9 (18.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 8 (16.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
5 6 (12.24%) LAMP Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Perl Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Programmer
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Web Programmer
8 3 (6.12%) Perl Programmer
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Magento Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.08%) UNIX Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (4.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) CSS
1 28 (57.14%) HTML
2 20 (40.82%) jQuery
3 12 (24.49%) HTML5
4 11 (22.45%) CSS3
4 11 (22.45%) CodeIgniter
5 10 (20.41%) Ajax
6 9 (18.37%) XHTML
7 7 (14.29%) Symfony
8 6 (12.24%) XML
9 3 (6.12%) Laravel
9 3 (6.12%) Yii
10 2 (4.08%) .NET
10 2 (4.08%) PhoneGap
11 1 (2.04%) Sass
11 1 (2.04%) D3.js
11 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (2.04%) WebGL
11 1 (2.04%) CakePHP
11 1 (2.04%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
2 6 (12.24%) Statistics
3 4 (8.16%) Open Source
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.12%) User Experience
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) UNIX
2 8 (16.33%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) CentOS
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) MVC
2 14 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.33%) Analytics
5 6 (12.24%) OO
5 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) OOP
6 4 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.12%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.12%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.12%) SEO
7 3 (6.12%) OO PHP
7 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.08%) Data Virtualisation
8 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) PHP
2 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.33%) PHP5
4 7 (14.29%) C
4 7 (14.29%) SQL
5 6 (12.24%) Perl
6 5 (10.20%) Java
7 4 (8.16%) C#
7 4 (8.16%) C++
8 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.04%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Puppet
2 6 (12.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Zend
2 2 (4.08%) Perforce
2 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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