The first table below looks at the demand for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Oldham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 16 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 10.71% 2.13% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.65% 4.00% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
34 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 60.71% 53.19% 59.68%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 36
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAMP
Manchester

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

LAMP
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Oldham

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) Apache
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Analytics
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) Statistics
4 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
5 5 (41.67%) Data Virtualisation
6 4 (33.33%) Symfony
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) OOP
7 3 (25.00%) XHTML
7 3 (25.00%) Twitter
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) Social Media
8 2 (16.67%) PHPUnit
8 2 (16.67%) Facebook
8 2 (16.67%) CSS3
8 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (16.67%) Retail
8 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 1 (8.33%) Ajax
9 1 (8.33%) OO
9 1 (8.33%) Scrum

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 3 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) Symfony
4 3 (25.00%) XHTML
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) D3.js
6 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Statistics
1 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Analytics
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 5 (41.67%) Data Virtualisation
4 3 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) XQuery
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Facebook