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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 65 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 5 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.83% - 2.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Median salary £37,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 - £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 - £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%

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
223 184 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.98% 34.72% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 200 149 176
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

LAMP Salary Histogram 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 - 4 £38,750 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) WebSockets
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Symfony
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) OpenCart
5 1 (16.67%) Bluemix
5 1 (16.67%) SOLID
5 1 (16.67%) Travis CI

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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
1 1 (16.67%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Bluemix
1 1 (16.67%) Heroku
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GoCD
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) WebSockets
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Symfony
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Sphinx
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SaltStack