The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 41 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.93% 0.53% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.06% 1.09% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
97 92 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 45.33% 48.94% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 93 69 113
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

LAMP
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Stockport

LAMP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Google Maps API
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google