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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 166 132 139
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 25 45 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 1.22% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 2.45% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 38
Average salary £26,500 £33,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.89% +8.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £25,900 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £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
1751 1835 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.50% 49.77% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 1627 1770
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Rochdale - 1 £35,000 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 46 (95.83%) PHP
2 35 (72.92%) MySQL
3 29 (60.42%) Linux
4 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 27 (56.25%) HTML
5 27 (56.25%) CSS
6 23 (47.92%) Apache
7 20 (41.67%) MVC
8 18 (37.50%) Zend
8 18 (37.50%) jQuery
9 15 (31.25%) CMS
10 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
11 13 (27.08%) CodeIgniter
12 12 (25.00%) HTML5
13 11 (22.92%) CSS3
13 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (20.83%) Ajax
15 9 (18.75%) PHP5
15 9 (18.75%) Puppet
15 9 (18.75%) XHTML
16 8 (16.67%) UNIX
16 8 (16.67%) Windows
16 8 (16.67%) SQL
17 7 (14.58%) OO
17 7 (14.58%) Symfony
18 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
18 6 (12.50%) WordPress
18 6 (12.50%) Analytics
18 6 (12.50%) Nagios
18 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 23 (47.92%) Apache
2 15 (31.25%) CMS
3 6 (12.50%) WordPress
4 5 (10.42%) Node.js
5 2 (4.17%) Drupal
5 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.17%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Route 53
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.17%) OpenVPN
2 2 (4.17%) IPsec
2 2 (4.17%) PPTP
2 2 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (72.92%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Phing
3 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (6.25%) Games
1 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (79.17%) Developer
2 23 (47.92%) PHP Developer
3 10 (20.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 9 (18.75%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Web Developer
6 6 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Programmer
8 3 (6.25%) Graduate
8 3 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Perl Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Perl Programmer
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Junior
8 3 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (56.25%) HTML
1 27 (56.25%) CSS
2 18 (37.50%) jQuery
3 13 (27.08%) CodeIgniter
4 12 (25.00%) HTML5
5 11 (22.92%) CSS3
6 10 (20.83%) Ajax
7 9 (18.75%) XHTML
8 7 (14.58%) Symfony
9 5 (10.42%) XML
10 4 (8.33%) Yii
11 3 (6.25%) PhoneGap
11 3 (6.25%) Laravel
12 2 (4.17%) .NET
13 1 (2.08%) SOAP
13 1 (2.08%) Web Services
13 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (2.08%) WebGL
13 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.33%) Statistics
2 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.25%) Open Source
3 3 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (60.42%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) UNIX
2 8 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) MVC
2 14 (29.17%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.58%) OO
5 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 6 (12.50%) Analytics
6 5 (10.42%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (8.33%) OOP
8 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) SEO
8 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (6.25%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Android Development
8 3 (6.25%) iOS Development
8 3 (6.25%) OO PHP
8 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.17%) Web Development
9 2 (4.17%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (95.83%) PHP
2 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.75%) PHP5
4 8 (16.67%) SQL
5 6 (12.50%) Perl
5 6 (12.50%) C
6 5 (10.42%) Java
7 4 (8.33%) C#
7 4 (8.33%) C++
8 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Zend
2 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.17%) Perforce
3 1 (2.08%) Twitter
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