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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 148 109 161
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +52
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 37 75 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.02% 2.08% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.45% 5.03% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 72 31
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,525 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
1508 1490 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.73% 41.41% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1277 1494
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Altrincham +2 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Salford - 4 £35,000 -
Bury 0 2 £20,000 -20.00%
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 61 (93.85%) PHP
2 52 (80.00%) MySQL
3 47 (72.31%) Linux
4 43 (66.15%) CSS
5 41 (63.08%) HTML
5 41 (63.08%) Apache
6 40 (61.54%) JavaScript
7 39 (60.00%) jQuery
8 24 (36.92%) XML
9 23 (35.38%) OOP
9 23 (35.38%) MVC
9 23 (35.38%) Web Development
10 21 (32.31%) Web Services
10 21 (32.31%) iPad
11 19 (29.23%) Windows
12 16 (24.62%) Symfony
12 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
14 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 13 (20.00%) JSON
15 11 (16.92%) Puppet
15 11 (16.92%) Laravel
16 10 (15.38%) Subversion
17 9 (13.85%) Scrum
17 9 (13.85%) Perl
17 9 (13.85%) TDD
17 9 (13.85%) CodeIgniter
18 8 (12.31%) DevOps
18 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (12.31%) 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 41 (63.08%) Apache
2 7 (10.77%) WordPress
3 5 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.54%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Magento
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) AdWords
2 1 (1.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) DHCP
2 3 (4.62%) SSL
3 2 (3.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.54%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.54%) BGP
4 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.54%) LDAP
4 1 (1.54%) OSPF
4 1 (1.54%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) VoIP
4 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (80.00%) MySQL
2 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.15%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.38%) Subversion
4 5 (7.69%) Ant
4 5 (7.69%) JIRA
4 5 (7.69%) Maven
5 4 (6.15%) Phing
6 2 (3.08%) Flash Builder
7 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.23%) Marketing
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (83.08%) Developer
2 49 (75.38%) PHP Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Lead Developer
4 9 (13.85%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Senior PHP Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Symfony Developer
5 8 (12.31%) HTML Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.77%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Administrator
7 6 (9.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) Lead PHP Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.15%) Perl Developer
10 3 (4.62%) LAMP Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (66.15%) CSS
2 41 (63.08%) HTML
3 39 (60.00%) jQuery
4 24 (36.92%) XML
5 21 (32.31%) Web Services
6 16 (24.62%) Symfony
7 13 (20.00%) JSON
8 11 (16.92%) Laravel
9 9 (13.85%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (9.23%) RESTful
11 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.69%) JSR 170
11 5 (7.69%) Spring
12 4 (6.15%) CSS3
12 4 (6.15%) Sass
13 3 (4.62%) Ajax
13 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
13 3 (4.62%) HTML5
13 3 (4.62%) REST
13 3 (4.62%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) iPad
2 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Fintech
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (72.31%) Linux
2 19 (29.23%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.69%) Unix
6 4 (6.15%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.62%) CentOS
7 3 (4.62%) Debian
7 3 (4.62%) SUSE
8 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) MVC
1 23 (35.38%) OOP
1 23 (35.38%) Web Development
2 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.85%) Scrum
3 9 (13.85%) TDD
4 8 (12.31%) DevOps
4 8 (12.31%) OO
5 7 (10.77%) Open Source
6 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (7.69%) Build Automation
7 5 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (7.69%) Mobile First
7 5 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
7 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 61 (93.85%) PHP
2 40 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.85%) Perl
4 8 (12.31%) Java
5 4 (6.15%) SQL
6 3 (4.62%) PHP 5
6 3 (4.62%) XQuery
7 2 (3.08%) C#
8 1 (1.54%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
8 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) RHCT
2 1 (1.54%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.54%) KVM
3 1 (1.54%) oVirt
3 1 (1.54%) Postfix
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
2 7 (10.77%) Adobe
2 7 (10.77%) Zend
3 6 (9.23%) VMware
4 4 (6.15%) Google
5 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.54%) Apple
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) Twitter
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