The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 50
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 28 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 6.56% - 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 6
Median salary £35,000 - £28,750
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 Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 182 121 180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 42.62% 35.59% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 177 109 158
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

LAMP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Lancashire

LAMP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Preston - 11 £37,500 - 1
Burnley - 9 £35,000 - 1
Blackburn - 7 £35,000 - 1
Lancaster - 1 £30,000 -
LAMP
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 28 (90.32%) HTML
2 28 (90.32%) CSS
3 20 (64.52%) E-Commerce
4 18 (58.06%) MySQL
4 18 (58.06%) jQuery
5 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (51.61%) Front End Development
6 15 (48.39%) HTML5
6 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
6 15 (48.39%) Web Development
7 13 (41.94%) MVC
7 13 (41.94%) OO
7 13 (41.94%) Magento
8 11 (35.48%) Linux
9 10 (32.26%) Web Services
9 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
10 9 (29.03%) CSS3
10 9 (29.03%) WordPress
10 9 (29.03%) CMS
11 7 (22.58%) OO PHP
12 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
12 6 (19.35%) iPad
12 6 (19.35%) Ubuntu
12 6 (19.35%) Apache
13 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
13 3 (9.68%) OOP
13 3 (9.68%) Marketing
13 3 (9.68%) Content Management
13 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 9 (29.03%) CMS
1 9 (29.03%) WordPress
2 6 (19.35%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
1 31 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Senior Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Senior PHP Developer
3 10 (32.26%) MySQL Developer
3 10 (32.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 7 (22.58%) LAMP Developer
4 7 (22.58%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior LAMP Developer
5 6 (19.35%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) CSS
1 28 (90.32%) HTML
2 18 (58.06%) jQuery
3 15 (48.39%) HTML5
4 10 (32.26%) Web Services
5 9 (29.03%) CSS3
6 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.45%) Ajax
7 2 (6.45%) Drush
7 2 (6.45%) Laravel
7 2 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.45%) CentOS
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) E-Commerce
2 16 (51.61%) Front End Development
3 15 (48.39%) Web Development
4 13 (41.94%) MVC
4 13 (41.94%) OO
5 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
6 7 (22.58%) OO PHP
7 3 (9.68%) Content Management
7 3 (9.68%) OOP
7 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.45%) DevOps
8 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) PHP
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
Burnley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Pearson Frank
Posted: 15 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Blackpool and The Fylde College
Salary: From £27,449 to £30,004 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago