Period
to 18 March 2019

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 6 months to 18 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 51 74
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 8 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.47% 2.97% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 7.98% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 25
Liverpool median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.65% +3.66%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £56,250
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -17.65% +10.39%

LAMP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 193 263 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 35.48% 37.15% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 163 220 280
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,200 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,750 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing LAMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

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

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, IT jobs citing LAMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Lua
2 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (50.00%) Django
3 4 (50.00%) Debian
3 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (12.50%) Games

LAMP
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Python Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Lua
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware