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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 189 158 175
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 46 102 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 1.60% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% 3.91% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 46 87 72
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
2213 2609 3122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.59% 40.92% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 2210 2656
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -28 33 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Merseyside +4 6 £29,250 -40.00%
Cheshire +30 5 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Lancashire -7 2 £42,500 +30.76%
LAMP
England

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 95 (91.35%) PHP
2 81 (77.88%) MySQL
3 69 (66.35%) CSS
3 69 (66.35%) HTML
4 66 (63.46%) jQuery
5 65 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 65 (62.50%) Linux
6 59 (56.73%) Apache
7 34 (32.69%) MVC
8 30 (28.85%) Web Development
9 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (24.04%) Web Services
11 24 (23.08%) XML
11 24 (23.08%) OOP
11 24 (23.08%) Symfony
12 22 (21.15%) Laravel
12 22 (21.15%) Windows
13 21 (20.19%) iPad
14 20 (19.23%) WordPress
14 20 (19.23%) OO
15 18 (17.31%) HTML5
16 16 (15.38%) CSS3
16 16 (15.38%) Jenkins
16 16 (15.38%) JSON
17 15 (14.42%) DevOps
18 14 (13.46%) User Experience
19 13 (12.50%) Subversion
20 12 (11.54%) Finance
20 12 (11.54%) Web Design

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 59 (56.73%) Apache
2 20 (19.23%) WordPress
3 7 (6.73%) Drupal
4 6 (5.77%) IIS
5 5 (4.81%) nginx
6 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Magento
1 2 (1.92%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.88%) IaaS
3 3 (2.88%) PaaS
4 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.92%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.92%) SaaS
5 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) DNS
2 6 (5.77%) SSL
3 5 (4.81%) HTTPS
3 5 (4.81%) Internet
4 3 (2.88%) DHCP
4 3 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.88%) Wireless
5 2 (1.92%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (1.92%) BGP
5 2 (1.92%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.92%) HTTP
5 2 (1.92%) LDAP
5 2 (1.92%) OSPF
5 2 (1.92%) SAN
5 2 (1.92%) SMS
5 2 (1.92%) VoIP
5 2 (1.92%) VPN
6 1 (0.96%) Firewall
6 1 (0.96%) LAN
6 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (77.88%) MySQL
2 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.85%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 13 (12.50%) Subversion
4 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.85%) Phing
6 3 (2.88%) Ant
6 3 (2.88%) JIRA
6 3 (2.88%) Maven
6 3 (2.88%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.92%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.96%) FishEye
8 1 (0.96%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (11.54%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Marketing
3 6 (5.77%) Publishing
4 3 (2.88%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (80.77%) Developer
2 77 (74.04%) PHP Developer
3 11 (10.58%) MySQL Developer
4 10 (9.62%) HTML Developer
4 10 (9.62%) Lead Developer
4 10 (9.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (9.62%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 10 (9.62%) Senior Developer
4 10 (9.62%) Symfony Developer
5 9 (8.65%) Lead PHP Developer
5 9 (8.65%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (7.69%) Administrator
6 8 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (6.73%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.77%) LAMP Developer
8 6 (5.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 5 (4.81%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (66.35%) CSS
1 69 (66.35%) HTML
2 66 (63.46%) jQuery
3 25 (24.04%) Web Services
4 24 (23.08%) Symfony
4 24 (23.08%) XML
5 22 (21.15%) Laravel
6 18 (17.31%) HTML5
7 16 (15.38%) CSS3
7 16 (15.38%) JSON
8 12 (11.54%) CodeIgniter
9 11 (10.58%) Sass
10 9 (8.65%) Node.js
10 9 (8.65%) REST
11 8 (7.69%) .NET
11 8 (7.69%) XHTML
12 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
12 7 (6.73%) jQT
12 7 (6.73%) PhoneGap
12 7 (6.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) iPad
2 14 (13.46%) User Experience
3 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.88%) Fintech
5 3 (2.88%) Tandem
6 2 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.96%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.96%) iPhone
7 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 65 (62.50%) Linux
2 22 (21.15%) Windows
3 10 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.69%) Android
5 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.77%) Unix
6 6 (5.77%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.81%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.85%) CentOS
9 3 (2.88%) Debian
9 3 (2.88%) SUSE
10 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) MVC
2 30 (28.85%) Web Development
3 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (23.08%) OOP
5 20 (19.23%) OO
6 15 (14.42%) DevOps
7 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.54%) Web Design
8 11 (10.58%) E-Commerce
9 10 (9.62%) OO PHP
9 10 (9.62%) Scrum
9 10 (9.62%) TDD
10 9 (8.65%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (6.73%) Open Source
12 6 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (3.85%) Analytics
13 4 (3.85%) Content Management
13 4 (3.85%) Project Management
13 4 (3.85%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (91.35%) PHP
2 65 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (11.54%) Perl
4 10 (9.62%) SQL
5 8 (7.69%) Java
6 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.81%) Python
7 3 (2.88%) Ruby
7 3 (2.88%) XQuery
8 2 (1.92%) C#
8 2 (1.92%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.96%) Lua
9 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (6.73%) Docker
2 7 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.88%) Postfix
5 2 (1.92%) Firmware
5 2 (1.92%) KVM
5 2 (1.92%) oVirt
5 2 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.92%) Xen
6 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.96%) iptables
6 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (10.58%) Puppet
2 4 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
1 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.73%) Sencha
2 7 (6.73%) VMware
2 7 (6.73%) Zend
3 6 (5.77%) Twitter
4 4 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (1.92%) Adobe
5 2 (1.92%) Apple
5 2 (1.92%) CA
5 2 (1.92%) Facebook
5 2 (1.92%) Perforce
5 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.96%) Cisco
6 1 (0.96%) IBM
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £40,000 per annum £40,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £20,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £47000 - £58000 per annum + (22% Reward Package)
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Salary: competitive
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