The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 191 167 187
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 72 78 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.15% 1.29% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% 3.36% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 70 68 73
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,050 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
LAMP
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2628 2321 3040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.95% 38.36% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2330 1994 2650
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

LAMP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

LAMP Salary Trend in the North West

LAMP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in the North West

LAMP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Manchester -25 51 £35,000 -6.66% 12
Cheshire +14 16 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Merseyside - 4 £41,250 - 2
Lancashire -15 1 £30,000 -7.69% 4
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 North West region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 125 (87.41%) PHP
2 123 (86.01%) MySQL
3 98 (68.53%) HTML
3 98 (68.53%) CSS
4 92 (64.34%) jQuery
5 88 (61.54%) JavaScript
6 72 (50.35%) Linux
7 50 (34.97%) Apache
8 47 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (32.17%) MVC
10 43 (30.07%) OO
11 38 (26.57%) XML
12 37 (25.87%) Git (software)
13 36 (25.17%) Web Development
14 35 (24.48%) Web Services
15 33 (23.08%) OOP
16 29 (20.28%) Laravel
17 27 (18.88%) iPad
17 27 (18.88%) Node.js
18 25 (17.48%) VMware
18 25 (17.48%) E-Commerce
19 24 (16.78%) Scrum
20 23 (16.08%) Perl
21 22 (15.38%) XHTML
21 22 (15.38%) Finance
21 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering
22 21 (14.69%) HTML5
23 19 (13.29%) Python
23 19 (13.29%) Windows
24 18 (12.59%) VMware Infrastructure

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 50 (34.97%) Apache
2 11 (7.69%) WordPress
3 9 (6.29%) IIS
4 8 (5.59%) Apache Pig
4 8 (5.59%) Apache Spark
4 8 (5.59%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.90%) nginx
6 4 (2.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.80%) CMS
7 3 (2.10%) Drupal
7 3 (2.10%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.70%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.20%) Office 365
3 5 (3.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.80%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (2.80%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (2.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.40%) AdWords
5 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.70%) Heroku
6 1 (0.70%) IaaS
6 1 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.69%) Internet
2 7 (4.90%) Firewall
3 6 (4.20%) IPsec
3 6 (4.20%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.80%) DNS
5 3 (2.10%) HTTP
6 2 (1.40%) SMTP
6 2 (1.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.70%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.70%) VoIP
7 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (86.01%) MySQL
2 11 (7.69%) Big Data
3 10 (6.99%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.29%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.59%) Apache Hive
5 8 (5.59%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.59%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.70%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (25.87%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.39%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.39%) Subversion
3 10 (6.99%) Bitbucket
4 5 (3.50%) JIRA
4 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.80%) Ant
5 4 (2.80%) Maven
5 4 (2.80%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.10%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.10%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.40%) Flash Builder
7 2 (1.40%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.70%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.70%) GoCD
General
1 22 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (5.59%) Marketing
3 6 (4.20%) Military
4 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.10%) Publishing
6 2 (1.40%) Advertising
6 2 (1.40%) Games
6 2 (1.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 105 (73.43%) Developer
2 91 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 28 (19.58%) Lead Developer
4 23 (16.08%) Lead PHP Developer
5 17 (11.89%) Web Developer
6 14 (9.79%) Senior Developer
7 13 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
7 13 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Development Manager
8 11 (7.69%) Finance Manager
8 11 (7.69%) PHP Development Manager
8 11 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 10 (6.99%) LAMP Developer
10 9 (6.29%) MySQL Developer
10 9 (6.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 9 (6.29%) Team Leader
11 8 (5.59%) Administrator
11 8 (5.59%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (5.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (68.53%) CSS
1 98 (68.53%) HTML
2 92 (64.34%) jQuery
3 38 (26.57%) XML
4 35 (24.48%) Web Services
5 29 (20.28%) Laravel
6 27 (18.88%) Node.js
7 22 (15.38%) XHTML
8 21 (14.69%) HTML5
9 15 (10.49%) AngularJS
9 15 (10.49%) Symfony
10 14 (9.79%) CSS3
11 12 (8.39%) Hibernate
11 12 (8.39%) Spring
12 11 (7.69%) JSON
12 11 (7.69%) REST
13 10 (6.99%) .NET
14 8 (5.59%) CodeIgniter
14 8 (5.59%) Java EE
14 8 (5.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.88%) iPad
2 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.59%) PKI
3 8 (5.59%) Visualisation
4 7 (4.90%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.50%) User Experience
6 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.70%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.70%) Fintech
7 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.70%) iPhone
7 1 (0.70%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.70%) Tandem
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 72 (50.35%) Linux
2 19 (13.29%) Windows
3 14 (9.79%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.90%) Unix
5 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.80%) CentOS
7 3 (2.10%) Android
7 3 (2.10%) Debian
7 3 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (32.17%) MVC
3 43 (30.07%) OO
4 36 (25.17%) Web Development
5 33 (23.08%) OOP
6 25 (17.48%) E-Commerce
7 24 (16.78%) Scrum
8 22 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (11.19%) DevOps
10 15 (10.49%) OO PHP
11 12 (8.39%) Open Source
12 11 (7.69%) Analytics
13 10 (6.99%) API Integration
13 10 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (6.29%) Coaching
14 9 (6.29%) Mentoring
14 9 (6.29%) SDLC
15 8 (5.59%) Data Analytics
15 8 (5.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (87.41%) PHP
2 88 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 23 (16.08%) Perl
4 19 (13.29%) Python
5 17 (11.89%) Java
6 12 (8.39%) C#
6 12 (8.39%) Ruby
7 8 (5.59%) C
7 8 (5.59%) PHP 5
7 8 (5.59%) XQuery
8 6 (4.20%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.20%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.50%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.50%) SQL
10 2 (1.40%) Go
11 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (9.09%) Degree
2 8 (5.59%) DV Cleared
2 8 (5.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) LPIC
3 1 (0.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.40%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.70%) GCP
System Software
1 18 (12.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.79%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.39%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (5.59%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.20%) vCloud
5 6 (4.20%) vSphere
6 5 (3.50%) Varnish
7 4 (2.80%) Docker
8 1 (0.70%) Ceph
8 1 (0.70%) iptables
8 1 (0.70%) KVM
8 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (8.39%) Puppet
2 8 (5.59%) Ansible
2 8 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.20%) SCCM
3 6 (4.20%) vMotion
4 1 (0.70%) Cacti
4 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.70%) Nagios
4 1 (0.70%) Pacemaker
4 1 (0.70%) Terraform
4 1 (0.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 25 (17.48%) VMware
2 14 (9.79%) Zend
3 11 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.29%) Oracle
5 6 (4.20%) Adobe
5 6 (4.20%) Veeam
5 6 (4.20%) Zerto
6 4 (2.80%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.10%) Perforce
7 3 (2.10%) Sencha
8 2 (1.40%) CA
8 2 (1.40%) Google
9 1 (0.70%) Apple
9 1 (0.70%) Cisco
9 1 (0.70%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.70%) Twitter
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Talent International
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 22 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago