The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 66 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 24 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.07% 1.87% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 4.85% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 10
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
LAMP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
461 206 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 59.03% 38.50% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 435 189 178
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

LAMP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

LAMP Salary Trend in Dorset

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Dorset

LAMP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -17 22 £34,500 -13.75% 4
Ferndown - 2 £22,500 - 1
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 28 (84.85%) MySQL
2 24 (72.73%) Linux
3 23 (69.70%) HTML
3 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
3 23 (69.70%) PHP
4 22 (66.67%) SQL
4 22 (66.67%) CSS
4 22 (66.67%) Apache
5 18 (54.55%) jQuery
6 17 (51.52%) Web Development
7 16 (48.48%) Degree
7 16 (48.48%) Drupal
7 16 (48.48%) OO
7 16 (48.48%) XML
8 15 (45.45%) Joomla!
8 15 (45.45%) WordPress
9 14 (42.42%) Magento
9 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
9 14 (42.42%) PHP5
9 14 (42.42%) Zend
10 13 (39.39%) MVC
10 13 (39.39%) OOP
11 12 (36.36%) CMS
11 12 (36.36%) CakePHP
11 12 (36.36%) Symfony
11 12 (36.36%) Laravel
12 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
13 7 (21.21%) OO PHP
14 6 (18.18%) Puppet
14 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (66.67%) Apache
2 16 (48.48%) Drupal
3 15 (45.45%) WordPress
3 15 (45.45%) Joomla!
4 12 (36.36%) CMS
5 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.06%) Moodle
6 2 (6.06%) Node.js
7 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (84.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 18 (54.55%) PHP Developer
3 16 (48.48%) Web Developer
4 12 (36.36%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (15.15%) OO PHP Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Junior
6 5 (15.15%) Junior Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Junior Web Developer
7 3 (9.09%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Android Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) PHP Programmer
9 1 (3.03%) Web Programmer
9 1 (3.03%) LAMP Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 18 (54.55%) jQuery
4 16 (48.48%) XML
5 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
6 12 (36.36%) Laravel
6 12 (36.36%) Symfony
6 12 (36.36%) CakePHP
7 6 (18.18%) Web Services
8 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.06%) Android SDK
8 2 (6.06%) RESTful
8 2 (6.06%) HTML5
8 2 (6.06%) iOS SDK
8 2 (6.06%) CSS3
8 2 (6.06%) Ajax
8 2 (6.06%) JSON
8 2 (6.06%) SOAP
9 1 (3.03%) .NET
9 1 (3.03%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Fedora
2 6 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Web Development
2 16 (48.48%) OO
3 13 (39.39%) MVC
3 13 (39.39%) OOP
4 7 (21.21%) OO PHP
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Content Management
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Android Development
6 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Online Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.03%) SEO
7 1 (3.03%) OOD
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
1 23 (69.70%) PHP
2 22 (66.67%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) PHP5
4 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.18%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) cPanel
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Zend
2 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.06%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) Vyatta
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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