The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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)
North West / Manchester
Rank 114 148 128
Rank change year-on-year +34 -20  
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 86 31 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.18% 0.92% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.72% 2.36% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 75 31 58
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1823 1316 1590
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.22% 39.18% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1138 1387
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

LAMP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Manchester

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Manchester

LAMP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bolton - 4 £23,500 - 2
Altrincham -5 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Salford -6 2 £43,000 +40.98%
Stockport -7 2 £29,250 -7.14% 3
Sale - 1 £42,500 -
LAMP
North West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 115 (83.94%) MySQL
2 112 (81.75%) PHP
3 101 (73.72%) JavaScript
4 94 (68.61%) CSS
5 86 (62.77%) HTML
6 83 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (42.34%) HTML5
8 55 (40.15%) jQuery
9 51 (37.23%) iPad
9 51 (37.23%) Laravel
9 51 (37.23%) Linux
10 50 (36.50%) Node.js
11 49 (35.77%) AngularJS
12 41 (29.93%) Git (software)
13 30 (21.90%) Apache
13 30 (21.90%) Software Engineering
13 30 (21.90%) Web Development
14 28 (20.44%) DevOps
15 26 (18.98%) VMware
16 25 (18.25%) Degree
17 24 (17.52%) OOP
17 24 (17.52%) Perl
18 23 (16.79%) OO
19 22 (16.06%) Java
20 21 (15.33%) Relational Database
20 21 (15.33%) Analytics
21 20 (14.60%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (14.60%) Python
21 20 (14.60%) MVC
22 19 (13.87%) XML

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 30 (21.90%) Apache
2 16 (11.68%) Apache Pig
2 16 (11.68%) Apache Spark
2 16 (11.68%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (8.03%) Drupal
4 10 (7.30%) WordPress
5 8 (5.84%) nginx
6 3 (2.19%) CMS
6 3 (2.19%) IIS
7 1 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.73%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.46%) Office 365
2 2 (1.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.73%) IaaS
3 1 (0.73%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) HTTP
1 7 (5.11%) Internet
2 5 (3.65%) SAN
3 3 (2.19%) DNS
4 2 (1.46%) Firewall
4 2 (1.46%) IPsec
4 2 (1.46%) SMTP
4 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.73%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.73%) FTP
5 1 (0.73%) Intranet
5 1 (0.73%) SSH
5 1 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (83.94%) MySQL
2 21 (15.33%) Relational Database
3 18 (13.14%) Big Data
4 16 (11.68%) Apache Hive
4 16 (11.68%) Hadoop
4 16 (11.68%) MongoDB
4 16 (11.68%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.46%) Redis
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 41 (29.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.57%) Subversion
3 8 (5.84%) Grunt
3 8 (5.84%) gulp
4 6 (4.38%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.38%) JIRA
4 6 (4.38%) Mercurial
4 6 (4.38%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.92%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.46%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.73%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.73%) GoCD
7 1 (0.73%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (5.84%) Marketing
2 6 (4.38%) Military
3 4 (2.92%) Advertising
3 4 (2.92%) Retail
4 3 (2.19%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 113 (82.48%) Developer
2 76 (55.47%) PHP Developer
3 41 (29.93%) Software Developer
4 35 (25.55%) Lead Developer
4 35 (25.55%) Lead PHP Developer
5 31 (22.63%) Senior Developer
6 29 (21.17%) Senior PHP Developer
7 27 (19.71%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 24 (17.52%) Lead Software Developer
8 24 (17.52%) PHP Team Leader
8 24 (17.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 24 (17.52%) Software Team Leader
8 24 (17.52%) Team Leader
9 18 (13.14%) Full Stack Developer
10 16 (11.68%) Web Developer
11 15 (10.95%) PHP Web Developer
12 14 (10.22%) LAMP Developer
13 12 (8.76%) JavaScript Developer
14 11 (8.03%) Software Engineer
15 10 (7.30%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (68.61%) CSS
2 86 (62.77%) HTML
3 58 (42.34%) HTML5
4 55 (40.15%) jQuery
5 51 (37.23%) Laravel
6 50 (36.50%) Node.js
7 49 (35.77%) AngularJS
8 19 (13.87%) Ajax
8 19 (13.87%) XML
9 18 (13.14%) CSS3
10 17 (12.41%) Web Services
11 16 (11.68%) Apache Camel
11 16 (11.68%) Hibernate
11 16 (11.68%) Java EE
11 16 (11.68%) Middleware
11 16 (11.68%) Spring
12 11 (8.03%) JSON
12 11 (8.03%) REST
12 11 (8.03%) Symfony
13 10 (7.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 51 (37.23%) iPad
2 16 (11.68%) PKI
3 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.84%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.38%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.65%) User Experience
7 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.92%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.46%) iPhone
9 1 (0.73%) CCTV
9 1 (0.73%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 51 (37.23%) Linux
2 9 (6.57%) Windows
3 8 (5.84%) CentOS
4 4 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.19%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.46%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.46%) Unix
6 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (60.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.90%) Software Engineering
2 30 (21.90%) Web Development
3 28 (20.44%) DevOps
4 24 (17.52%) OOP
5 23 (16.79%) OO
6 21 (15.33%) Analytics
7 20 (14.60%) MVC
8 19 (13.87%) Information Security
9 18 (13.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (13.14%) E-Commerce
10 17 (12.41%) Scrum
11 16 (11.68%) Big Data Analytics
11 16 (11.68%) Data Analytics
11 16 (11.68%) SDLC
11 16 (11.68%) Time Management
11 16 (11.68%) Visualisation
12 15 (10.95%) OO PHP
13 11 (8.03%) Open Source
13 11 (8.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 112 (81.75%) PHP
2 101 (73.72%) JavaScript
3 24 (17.52%) Perl
4 22 (16.06%) Java
5 20 (14.60%) Python
6 18 (13.14%) Ruby
7 17 (12.41%) C#
8 16 (11.68%) C
9 7 (5.11%) XQuery
10 5 (3.65%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.65%) SQL
11 3 (2.19%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.46%) Erlang
12 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.73%) Go
13 1 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (18.25%) Degree
2 16 (11.68%) DV Cleared
2 16 (11.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) GCP
2 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (14.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.68%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.11%) Varnish
4 2 (1.46%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.46%) Docker
4 2 (1.46%) vCloud
4 2 (1.46%) vSphere
5 1 (0.73%) KVM
5 1 (0.73%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Puppet
2 5 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.92%) Ansible
4 2 (1.46%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.46%) Plesk
4 2 (1.46%) SCCM
4 2 (1.46%) vMotion
5 1 (0.73%) Nagios
5 1 (0.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (18.98%) VMware
2 16 (11.68%) Oracle
3 12 (8.76%) Zend
4 5 (3.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.19%) Apple
5 3 (2.19%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.46%) Veeam
6 2 (1.46%) Zerto
7 1 (0.73%) Brocade
7 1 (0.73%) Google
7 1 (0.73%) NetApp
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent HR
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Greater Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Cheshire Datasystems Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net-Recruit.co.uk
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 DOE
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago