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

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 152 122 152
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +30
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 44 69 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 1.80% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 4.63% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40 67 36
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,088 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1580 1490 1829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.38% 38.92% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1325 1548
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 August 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 +5 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Bury +1 2 £20,000 -20.00%
Rochdale - 2 £46,000 - 1
Salford - 2 £35,000 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 71 (94.67%) PHP
2 62 (82.67%) MySQL
3 53 (70.67%) Linux
4 49 (65.33%) CSS
5 46 (61.33%) HTML
6 45 (60.00%) Apache
6 45 (60.00%) jQuery
7 44 (58.67%) JavaScript
8 30 (40.00%) XML
9 29 (38.67%) OOP
10 27 (36.00%) Web Services
10 27 (36.00%) Web Development
11 23 (30.67%) MVC
11 23 (30.67%) iPad
12 22 (29.33%) Git (software)
12 22 (29.33%) Windows
13 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (22.67%) Laravel
15 15 (20.00%) Symfony
16 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
17 12 (16.00%) Puppet
17 12 (16.00%) Zend
17 12 (16.00%) JSON
17 12 (16.00%) Scrum
18 11 (14.67%) Perl
18 11 (14.67%) OO
18 11 (14.67%) TDD
18 11 (14.67%) Subversion
19 10 (13.33%) VMware
19 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce

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 45 (60.00%) Apache
2 9 (12.00%) WordPress
3 5 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.67%) IIS
4 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) AdWords
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (2.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
1 2 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Internet
2 3 (4.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.67%) DHCP
3 2 (2.67%) Firewall
3 2 (2.67%) IPsec
3 2 (2.67%) SSL
3 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.33%) BGP
4 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.33%) LDAP
4 1 (1.33%) OSPF
4 1 (1.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) VoIP
4 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (82.67%) MySQL
2 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.33%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
3 11 (14.67%) Subversion
4 5 (6.67%) Ant
4 5 (6.67%) Bitbucket
4 5 (6.67%) JIRA
4 5 (6.67%) Maven
5 4 (5.33%) Phing
6 2 (2.67%) Flash Builder
6 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.33%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (6.67%) Marketing
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Advertising
3 2 (2.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 62 (82.67%) Developer
2 57 (76.00%) PHP Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Lead Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Web Developer
5 8 (10.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 8 (10.67%) HTML Developer
5 8 (10.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 8 (10.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Symfony Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) Lead PHP Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (8.00%) PHP Zend Developer
8 4 (5.33%) LAMP Developer
8 4 (5.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (65.33%) CSS
2 46 (61.33%) HTML
3 45 (60.00%) jQuery
4 30 (40.00%) XML
5 27 (36.00%) Web Services
6 17 (22.67%) Laravel
7 15 (20.00%) Symfony
8 12 (16.00%) JSON
9 9 (12.00%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (8.00%) Node.js
10 6 (8.00%) RESTful
11 5 (6.67%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.67%) JSR 170
11 5 (6.67%) REST
11 5 (6.67%) Spring
12 4 (5.33%) CSS3
12 4 (5.33%) Kohana
12 4 (5.33%) Sass
12 4 (5.33%) Zend Framework
13 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) iPad
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (70.67%) Linux
2 22 (29.33%) Windows
3 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.00%) Unix
5 2 (2.67%) CentOS
5 2 (2.67%) Debian
5 2 (2.67%) SUSE
5 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) OOP
2 27 (36.00%) Web Development
3 23 (30.67%) MVC
4 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.00%) Scrum
6 11 (14.67%) OO
6 11 (14.67%) TDD
7 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.67%) DevOps
8 8 (10.67%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.33%) Open Source
10 6 (8.00%) API Integration
10 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (6.67%) Build Automation
11 5 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.67%) Mobile First
11 5 (6.67%) OO PHP
11 5 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 71 (94.67%) PHP
2 44 (58.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.67%) Perl
4 9 (12.00%) Java
5 5 (6.67%) PHP 5
6 4 (5.33%) XQuery
7 3 (4.00%) C#
7 3 (4.00%) Ruby
7 3 (4.00%) SQL
8 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.67%) Python
8 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) RHCT
2 1 (1.33%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.67%) vCloud
4 2 (2.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.33%) KVM
5 1 (1.33%) oVirt
5 1 (1.33%) Postfix
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.67%) Ansible
3 2 (2.67%) SCCM
3 2 (2.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Zend
2 10 (13.33%) VMware
3 7 (9.33%) Adobe
4 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.33%) Google
7 2 (2.67%) Veeam
7 2 (2.67%) Zerto
8 1 (1.33%) Apple
8 1 (1.33%) Perforce
8 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Highly competitive salary & benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago