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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
England / North West
Rank 153 160 171
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 100 69 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.68% 1.24% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.04% 3.36% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 84 61 77
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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
2475 2053 2751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.58% 36.83% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2159 1787 2412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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
Manchester -4 76 £35,000 - 8
Merseyside +6 9 £41,250 +0.60%
Lancashire - 9 £35,000 - 10
Cheshire +5 5 £27,500 -21.42% 1
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 North West region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 147 (84.97%) PHP
2 146 (84.39%) MySQL
3 121 (69.94%) JavaScript
4 115 (66.47%) CSS
5 109 (63.01%) HTML
6 89 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (47.40%) jQuery
8 70 (40.46%) Linux
9 57 (32.95%) Node.js
10 55 (31.79%) Laravel
10 55 (31.79%) HTML5
11 50 (28.90%) iPad
11 50 (28.90%) AngularJS
12 43 (24.86%) Web Development
13 40 (23.12%) Apache
14 38 (21.97%) OO
14 38 (21.97%) Git (software)
15 33 (19.08%) OOP
16 32 (18.50%) MVC
16 32 (18.50%) Software Engineering
17 30 (17.34%) VMware
18 29 (16.76%) E-Commerce
19 26 (15.03%) Degree
20 25 (14.45%) Python
20 25 (14.45%) XML
20 25 (14.45%) DevOps
21 24 (13.87%) VMware Infrastructure
21 24 (13.87%) Perl
21 24 (13.87%) Scrum
21 24 (13.87%) SDLC

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 40 (23.12%) Apache
2 17 (9.83%) Apache Pig
2 17 (9.83%) Apache Spark
2 17 (9.83%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (7.51%) WordPress
4 12 (6.94%) CMS
5 9 (5.20%) nginx
6 6 (3.47%) Drupal
6 6 (3.47%) IIS
7 3 (1.73%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (8.09%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.89%) Office 365
3 4 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.73%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.73%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) Heroku
5 1 (0.58%) IaaS
5 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.78%) Internet
2 7 (4.05%) HTTP
3 6 (3.47%) Firewall
4 5 (2.89%) IPsec
4 5 (2.89%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.73%) DNS
6 2 (1.16%) SMTP
7 1 (0.58%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.58%) FTP
7 1 (0.58%) Intranet
7 1 (0.58%) SSH
7 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (84.39%) MySQL
2 20 (11.56%) Big Data
2 20 (11.56%) Relational Database
3 17 (9.83%) Apache Hive
3 17 (9.83%) Hadoop
3 17 (9.83%) MongoDB
3 17 (9.83%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (21.97%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.20%) Subversion
3 7 (4.05%) JIRA
4 6 (3.47%) Mercurial
4 6 (3.47%) Vagrant
5 5 (2.89%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.31%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.73%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.16%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.58%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.58%) GoCD
9 1 (0.58%) gulp
General
1 18 (10.40%) Finance
2 11 (6.36%) Marketing
3 7 (4.05%) Military
3 7 (4.05%) Retail
4 3 (1.73%) Games
4 3 (1.73%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) Advertising
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (77.46%) Developer
2 105 (60.69%) PHP Developer
3 39 (22.54%) Software Developer
4 35 (20.23%) Lead Developer
5 34 (19.65%) Lead PHP Developer
6 31 (17.92%) Senior Developer
7 30 (17.34%) Senior PHP Developer
8 27 (15.61%) Team Leader
9 26 (15.03%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 22 (12.72%) Lead Software Developer
10 22 (12.72%) Senior Software Developer
10 22 (12.72%) Software Team Leader
11 21 (12.14%) Web Developer
12 20 (11.56%) PHP Web Developer
13 18 (10.40%) LAMP Developer
14 16 (9.25%) Full Stack Developer
15 11 (6.36%) Development Manager
15 11 (6.36%) Finance Manager
15 11 (6.36%) PHP Development Manager
15 11 (6.36%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (66.47%) CSS
2 109 (63.01%) HTML
3 82 (47.40%) jQuery
4 57 (32.95%) Node.js
5 55 (31.79%) HTML5
5 55 (31.79%) Laravel
6 50 (28.90%) AngularJS
7 25 (14.45%) XML
8 22 (12.72%) Web Services
9 19 (10.98%) CSS3
10 17 (9.83%) Apache Camel
10 17 (9.83%) Hibernate
10 17 (9.83%) Java EE
10 17 (9.83%) Middleware
10 17 (9.83%) Spring
10 17 (9.83%) XHTML
11 14 (8.09%) Ajax
11 14 (8.09%) REST
12 11 (6.36%) JSON
12 11 (6.36%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 50 (28.90%) iPad
2 17 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.83%) PKI
3 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.89%) User Experience
6 4 (2.31%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.73%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.16%) iPhone
9 1 (0.58%) CCTV
9 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.58%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.58%) Replication
9 1 (0.58%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 70 (40.46%) Linux
2 14 (8.09%) Windows
3 9 (5.20%) CentOS
3 9 (5.20%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.31%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.31%) Unix
6 3 (1.73%) Debian
7 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (51.45%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.86%) Web Development
3 38 (21.97%) OO
4 33 (19.08%) OOP
5 32 (18.50%) MVC
5 32 (18.50%) Software Engineering
6 29 (16.76%) E-Commerce
7 25 (14.45%) DevOps
8 24 (13.87%) Scrum
8 24 (13.87%) SDLC
9 22 (12.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (12.14%) Analytics
11 20 (11.56%) Information Security
11 20 (11.56%) Open Source
12 17 (9.83%) Big Data Analytics
12 17 (9.83%) Data Analytics
12 17 (9.83%) Time Management
12 17 (9.83%) Visualisation
13 15 (8.67%) OO PHP
14 14 (8.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 147 (84.97%) PHP
2 121 (69.94%) JavaScript
3 25 (14.45%) Python
4 24 (13.87%) Perl
5 22 (12.72%) Java
6 21 (12.14%) Ruby
7 20 (11.56%) C#
8 17 (9.83%) C
9 8 (4.62%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.62%) XQuery
10 5 (2.89%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.31%) PHP 5
11 4 (2.31%) SQL
12 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.16%) Go
14 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (15.03%) Degree
2 17 (9.83%) DV Cleared
2 17 (9.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) LPIC
3 1 (0.58%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) GCP
System Software
1 24 (13.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (9.83%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.62%) Varnish
4 5 (2.89%) vCloud
4 5 (2.89%) vSphere
5 4 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.58%) Ceph
6 1 (0.58%) Docker
6 1 (0.58%) iptables
6 1 (0.58%) KVM
6 1 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (6.36%) Puppet
2 9 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.62%) Ansible
4 5 (2.89%) SCCM
4 5 (2.89%) vMotion
5 1 (0.58%) Cacti
5 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.58%) Nagios
5 1 (0.58%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.58%) Terraform
5 1 (0.58%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 30 (17.34%) VMware
2 17 (9.83%) Oracle
3 9 (5.20%) Zend
4 6 (3.47%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.89%) Veeam
5 5 (2.89%) Zerto
6 3 (1.73%) Apple
6 3 (1.73%) Perforce
7 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.58%) Google
8 1 (0.58%) SaltStack
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum UP TO £30K+ Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Salford Quays, Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
FluidAds
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago