The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Rank 7 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 22.58% 2.70% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.64% 5.71% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
LAMP
Manchester

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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
11 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 35.48% 47.30% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 42
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

LAMP
Salary Trend in Salford

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Salford

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Salford region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Salford

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) nginx
1 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 6 (85.71%) LEMP Stack
1 6 (85.71%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) Laravel

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Salford 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (85.71%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) Laravel
2 1 (14.29%) li3
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) WAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
1 1 (14.29%) MVVM
1 1 (14.29%) OO
1 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Use Case
1 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware