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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 41 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 38 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.75% 0.79% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.98% 1.56% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 5 8
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -31.76%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
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
346 320 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 52.34% 50.71% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 308 273 223
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +23 34 £35,000 +20.68% 3
Ferndown - 4 £22,500 -
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 46 (80.70%) MySQL
2 41 (71.93%) Linux
3 40 (70.18%) Apache
4 36 (63.16%) HTML
4 36 (63.16%) JavaScript
5 35 (61.40%) CSS
6 29 (50.88%) PHP
7 27 (47.37%) SQL
8 26 (45.61%) Web Development
9 25 (43.86%) jQuery
10 24 (42.11%) Degree
10 24 (42.11%) OO
11 21 (36.84%) PHP5
12 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
13 18 (31.58%) Bash Shell
13 18 (31.58%) Firewall
13 18 (31.58%) Tomcat
14 17 (29.82%) Joomla!
14 17 (29.82%) Drupal
14 17 (29.82%) Web Services
14 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (28.07%) Magento
15 16 (28.07%) AngularJS
15 16 (28.07%) Zend
15 16 (28.07%) WordPress
16 15 (26.32%) XML
17 13 (22.81%) MVC
18 12 (21.05%) CMS
18 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (21.05%) CakePHP

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 40 (70.18%) Apache
2 18 (31.58%) Tomcat
3 17 (29.82%) Joomla!
3 17 (29.82%) Drupal
4 16 (28.07%) WordPress
5 12 (21.05%) CMS
6 4 (7.02%) Node.js
6 4 (7.02%) Moodle
7 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (80.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Eclipse
3 7 (12.28%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.28%) Selenium
4 4 (7.02%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 24 (42.11%) PHP Developer
3 18 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (31.58%) Administrator
3 18 (31.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (31.58%) Linux Administrator
4 17 (29.82%) Web Developer
5 13 (22.81%) Junior
5 13 (22.81%) Junior Developer
6 12 (21.05%) PHP Web Developer
7 10 (17.54%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 8 (14.04%) Android Developer
8 8 (14.04%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (8.77%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (8.77%) OO PHP Developer
11 1 (1.75%) LAMP Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Drupal Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (63.16%) HTML
2 35 (61.40%) CSS
3 25 (43.86%) jQuery
4 17 (29.82%) Web Services
5 16 (28.07%) AngularJS
6 15 (26.32%) XML
7 12 (21.05%) CakePHP
7 12 (21.05%) Symfony
7 12 (21.05%) Laravel
8 9 (15.79%) Ajax
9 8 (14.04%) Android SDK
9 8 (14.04%) iOS SDK
10 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (7.02%) CSS3
10 4 (7.02%) HTML5
11 2 (3.51%) SOAP
11 2 (3.51%) JSON
11 2 (3.51%) RESTful
12 1 (1.75%) WAMP
12 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) CentOS
2 11 (19.30%) Fedora
3 8 (14.04%) Apple iOS
3 8 (14.04%) Android
4 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Web Development
2 24 (42.11%) OO
3 13 (22.81%) MVC
4 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.05%) OOP
5 11 (19.30%) Migration
6 9 (15.79%) OO PHP
7 8 (14.04%) Android Development
7 8 (14.04%) iOS Development
7 8 (14.04%) Mobile Development
8 7 (12.28%) DevOps
8 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.51%) Content Management
11 1 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.75%) Scrum
11 1 (1.75%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 29 (50.88%) PHP
3 27 (47.37%) SQL
4 21 (36.84%) PHP5
5 18 (31.58%) Bash Shell
6 11 (19.30%) Ruby
7 8 (14.04%) Java
8 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) KVM
1 7 (12.28%) Xen
1 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Puppet
2 7 (12.28%) Vagrant
2 7 (12.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Zend
2 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
3 8 (14.04%) Google
3 8 (14.04%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Vyatta
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago