The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 43 50 48
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.48% 0.51% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.10% 1.42% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £41,000 £38,750
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 Liverpool with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 164 141 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 40.69% 36.06% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130 125 138
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £60,000 £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 Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

LAMP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Liverpool

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 13 (92.86%) PHP
2 12 (85.71%) Node.js
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) SDLC
5 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (64.29%) Microservices
5 9 (64.29%) SOLID
5 9 (64.29%) Open Source
5 9 (64.29%) TDD
5 9 (64.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (64.29%) RESTful
5 9 (64.29%) OOP
6 6 (42.86%) Hedge funds
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) Banking
7 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
8 4 (28.57%) MySQL
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) Apache
9 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 3 (21.43%) WebSockets
9 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
9 3 (21.43%) Analytics
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
10 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 2 (14.29%) CentOS
10 2 (14.29%) Symfony
10 2 (14.29%) Debian
10 2 (14.29%) Scrum

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Bluemix
1 1 (7.14%) Heroku
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) GoCD
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Node.js
2 9 (64.29%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) WebSockets
4 2 (14.29%) Symfony
5 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Sphinx
5 1 (7.14%) XHTML
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
2 2 (14.29%) Debian
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) SDLC
3 9 (64.29%) Domain-Driven Design
3 9 (64.29%) Microservices
3 9 (64.29%) OOP
3 9 (64.29%) Open Source
3 9 (64.29%) SOLID
3 9 (64.29%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SaltStack