The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for LAMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 80 117
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 6 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 1.69% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 4.62% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 6
Median salary £28,750 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £45,000 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  

LAMP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 465 476 590
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.54% 36.62% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 403 400 468
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing LAMP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Cheshire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Cheshire

LAMP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Macclesfield -11 3 - -
Warrington +4 1 £27,500 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 20 (100.00%) PHP
1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 19 (95.00%) jQuery
3 17 (85.00%) CSS
3 17 (85.00%) HTML
4 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (55.00%) XHTML
5 11 (55.00%) MVC
5 11 (55.00%) OO
5 11 (55.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) CMS
6 8 (40.00%) Apache
6 8 (40.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) Drupal
7 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (25.00%) User Experience
7 5 (25.00%) WordPress
8 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (15.00%) Retail
8 3 (15.00%) Content Management
8 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (10.00%) Web Development
9 2 (10.00%) Twig
10 1 (5.00%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (5.00%) Marketing Automation
10 1 (5.00%) Symfony
10 1 (5.00%) Marketing
10 1 (5.00%) Node.js

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (40.00%) Apache
1 8 (40.00%) CMS
2 5 (25.00%) Drupal
2 5 (25.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Development Manager
3 7 (35.00%) Finance Manager
3 7 (35.00%) PHP Development Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Lead PHP Developer
4 4 (20.00%) PHP Team Leader
4 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Developer
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (15.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) jQuery
2 17 (85.00%) CSS
2 17 (85.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) XHTML
4 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.00%) Twig
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (5.00%) Node.js
6 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
6 1 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) MVC
1 11 (55.00%) OO
2 3 (15.00%) Content Management
2 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
Northwich, Cheshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago