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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 165 135 136
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 22 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.53% 1.31% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 2.60% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 40
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
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
1763 1883 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.28% 50.31% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1660 1769
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 24 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 24 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
Bolton +10 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Rochdale - 1 £35,000 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 43 (95.56%) PHP
2 35 (77.78%) MySQL
3 29 (64.44%) Linux
4 26 (57.78%) CSS
4 26 (57.78%) HTML
5 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 25 (55.56%) Apache
6 19 (42.22%) Zend
7 18 (40.00%) jQuery
8 17 (37.78%) MVC
9 16 (35.56%) CMS
9 16 (35.56%) CodeIgniter
10 12 (26.67%) HTML5
10 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
11 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (24.44%) CSS3
11 11 (24.44%) PHP5
12 10 (22.22%) XHTML
12 10 (22.22%) SQL
13 9 (20.00%) OO
13 9 (20.00%) Puppet
13 9 (20.00%) Ajax
14 8 (17.78%) Windows
15 7 (15.56%) UNIX
15 7 (15.56%) Degree
15 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
15 7 (15.56%) Symfony
15 7 (15.56%) WordPress
15 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
15 7 (15.56%) Mobile Application Development

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 25 (55.56%) Apache
2 16 (35.56%) CMS
3 7 (15.56%) WordPress
4 5 (11.11%) Node.js
5 3 (6.67%) Drupal
6 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
6 2 (4.44%) Confluence
7 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Route 53
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) VPN
2 2 (4.44%) PPTP
2 2 (4.44%) IPsec
2 2 (4.44%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (77.78%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Subversion
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (4.44%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Phing
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (6.67%) Games
1 3 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) PHP Developer
3 13 (28.89%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 11 (24.44%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Web Developer
6 7 (15.56%) LAMP Developer
7 5 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Administrator
8 4 (8.89%) Junior
8 4 (8.89%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Graduate
9 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.67%) Development Manager
9 3 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Graduate PHP Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Magento Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) HTML
1 26 (57.78%) CSS
2 18 (40.00%) jQuery
3 16 (35.56%) CodeIgniter
4 12 (26.67%) HTML5
5 11 (24.44%) CSS3
6 10 (22.22%) XHTML
7 9 (20.00%) Ajax
8 7 (15.56%) Symfony
9 6 (13.33%) Yii
10 5 (11.11%) PhoneGap
11 4 (8.89%) Laravel
12 2 (4.44%) XML
12 2 (4.44%) .NET
13 1 (2.22%) SOAP
13 1 (2.22%) Web Services
13 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
13 1 (2.22%) JSON
13 1 (2.22%) WebGL
13 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
1 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
3 1 (2.22%) Social Media
3 1 (2.22%) W3C
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Photography
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 7 (15.56%) UNIX
4 5 (11.11%) Android
4 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) MVC
2 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.00%) OO
5 7 (15.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
7 5 (11.11%) Android Development
7 5 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.89%) SEO
8 4 (8.89%) OOP
9 3 (6.67%) Web Design
9 3 (6.67%) OO PHP
9 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.67%) Analytics
10 2 (4.44%) Online Marketing
10 2 (4.44%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.44%) Web Development
10 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) PHP
2 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 11 (24.44%) PHP5
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) Java
5 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.11%) Perl
6 4 (8.89%) C#
6 4 (8.89%) C++
7 3 (6.67%) C
8 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Puppet
2 6 (13.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Zend
2 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.44%) Adobe
2 2 (4.44%) Perforce
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
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