The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 60 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.07% 0.40% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 0.97% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Median salary £29,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £42,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,670 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +7.14%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
186 206 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.16% 41.37% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 152 151 248
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

LAMP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Merseyside region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Merseyside

LAMP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 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
Liverpool -8 4 £28,750 -32.35% 2
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Apache
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Tandem
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (30.00%) Symfony
4 3 (30.00%) Django

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
1 2 (20.00%) OpenCart
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
1 3 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (30.00%) HTML Developer
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Django
3 3 (30.00%) Symfony
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Laravel
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (30.00%) Tandem
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Fintech
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 6 days ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago