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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 141 163 127
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -36
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 44 24 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.14% 0.59% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 1.32% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 45
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,200 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
1506 1824 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.91% 44.66% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1548 1691
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Stockport - 3 £30,500 -
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -
Wigan - 1 £32,500 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 80 (82.47%) PHP
2 75 (77.32%) Linux
3 63 (64.95%) MySQL
4 51 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (41.24%) Git (software)
6 37 (38.14%) jQuery
7 36 (37.11%) JavaScript
8 34 (35.05%) CSS
8 34 (35.05%) Apache
9 31 (31.96%) HTML
10 29 (29.90%) Scrum
11 26 (26.80%) Puppet
12 25 (25.77%) Software Engineering
13 23 (23.71%) TDD
14 22 (22.68%) C++
14 22 (22.68%) VPN
15 21 (21.65%) Analytics
16 20 (20.62%) DevOps
17 19 (19.59%) Docker
17 19 (19.59%) SQL
17 19 (19.59%) MVC
18 18 (18.56%) Vagrant
19 16 (16.49%) REST
19 16 (16.49%) CodeIgniter
20 15 (15.46%) Selenium
20 15 (15.46%) OO
20 15 (15.46%) WordPress
20 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
21 14 (14.43%) Unit Testing
22 13 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 34 (35.05%) Apache
2 15 (15.46%) WordPress
3 9 (9.28%) nginx
4 3 (3.09%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.06%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.03%) Drupal
6 1 (1.03%) Jetty
6 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Office
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Magento
2 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.34%) Route 53
2 11 (11.34%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.09%) GitHub
3 3 (3.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.68%) VPN
2 11 (11.34%) PPTP
2 11 (11.34%) IPsec
2 11 (11.34%) OpenVPN
3 9 (9.28%) Network Security
4 8 (8.25%) DNS
5 5 (5.15%) FTP
6 4 (4.12%) Firewall
7 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.03%) Internet
8 1 (1.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (64.95%) MySQL
2 11 (11.34%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.31%) Big Data
4 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.09%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.03%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (41.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.46%) Selenium
3 10 (10.31%) Subversion
4 8 (8.25%) JIRA
5 7 (7.22%) TeamCity
5 7 (7.22%) Hudson
5 7 (7.22%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.12%) PHPUnit
7 3 (3.09%) Grunt
8 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.03%) Gradle
General
1 5 (5.15%) Marketing
2 1 (1.03%) Automotive
2 1 (1.03%) Advertising
2 1 (1.03%) Games
2 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (45.36%) Developer
2 34 (35.05%) PHP Developer
3 16 (16.49%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (11.34%) Administrator
4 11 (11.34%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 10 (10.31%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (10.31%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (7.22%) Web Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 5 (5.15%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Tester
9 3 (3.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Software Tester
10 2 (2.06%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.14%) jQuery
2 34 (35.05%) CSS
3 31 (31.96%) HTML
4 16 (16.49%) REST
4 16 (16.49%) CodeIgniter
5 9 (9.28%) XML
5 9 (9.28%) Ajax
5 9 (9.28%) Symfony
6 8 (8.25%) JSON
6 8 (8.25%) Laravel
7 7 (7.22%) Sass
7 7 (7.22%) AngularJS
7 7 (7.22%) RESTful
7 7 (7.22%) Web Services
8 5 (5.15%) XHTML
9 4 (4.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.09%) CSS3
10 3 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (3.09%) XSD
10 3 (3.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Mobile App
2 11 (11.34%) Cryptography
2 11 (11.34%) PKI
3 4 (4.12%) Replication
4 3 (3.09%) Derivative
4 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.09%) User Experience
4 3 (3.09%) W3C
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.06%) Clustering
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 75 (77.32%) Linux
2 12 (12.37%) CentOS
3 9 (9.28%) Android
4 8 (8.25%) Apple iOS
5 7 (7.22%) Debian
6 5 (5.15%) Windows
7 3 (3.09%) UNIX
7 3 (3.09%) Solaris
8 2 (2.06%) AIX
8 2 (2.06%) HPUX
8 2 (2.06%) Tru64
8 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.03%) SUSE
9 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.90%) Scrum
3 25 (25.77%) Software Engineering
4 23 (23.71%) TDD
5 21 (21.65%) Analytics
6 20 (20.62%) DevOps
7 19 (19.59%) MVC
8 15 (15.46%) OO
9 14 (14.43%) Unit Testing
10 13 (13.40%) E-Commerce
10 13 (13.40%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (12.37%) OOP
12 11 (11.34%) Migration
12 11 (11.34%) Data Protection
12 11 (11.34%) Open Source
13 9 (9.28%) Web Development
13 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
14 8 (8.25%) Manual Testing
14 8 (8.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 80 (82.47%) PHP
2 36 (37.11%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.68%) C++
4 19 (19.59%) SQL
5 13 (13.40%) Python
5 13 (13.40%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.22%) Perl
7 6 (6.19%) XQuery
8 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.12%) Ruby
9 3 (3.09%) C
10 2 (2.06%) C#
10 2 (2.06%) Java
10 2 (2.06%) PHP4
11 1 (1.03%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.03%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) RHCE
2 5 (5.15%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (19.59%) Docker
2 2 (2.06%) Samba
3 1 (1.03%) Xen
3 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) Varnish
3 1 (1.03%) KVM
3 1 (1.03%) Ceph
3 1 (1.03%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 26 (26.80%) Puppet
2 18 (18.56%) Vagrant
3 6 (6.19%) Nagios
4 4 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.09%) Opsview
6 1 (1.03%) cPanel
6 1 (1.03%) Plesk
6 1 (1.03%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Zend
2 12 (12.37%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.22%) Perforce
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.06%) Sun
5 2 (2.06%) Google
6 1 (1.03%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (1.03%) EMC
6 1 (1.03%) Juniper
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco
6 1 (1.03%) VMware
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