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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 68 48 75
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 10 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.42% 3.79% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.87% 9.13% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 4
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
348 263 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 49.50% 41.55% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 293 239 195
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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 -16 10 £37,500 -6.25%
Poole -6 1 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Weymouth - 1 £25,000 -
Wimborne - 1 £25,000 -
LAMP
South West

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) PHP
2 17 (94.44%) MySQL
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 11 (61.11%) HTML
4 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (61.11%) CSS
5 8 (44.44%) OOP
6 7 (38.89%) SOAP
6 7 (38.89%) RESTful
7 5 (27.78%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) OO
7 5 (27.78%) Drupal
8 4 (22.22%) PHP5
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
8 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) JSON
8 4 (22.22%) Release Management
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
8 4 (22.22%) Magento
8 4 (22.22%) CSS3
8 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
9 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 3 (16.67%) Subversion
9 3 (16.67%) Content Management
9 3 (16.67%) Plesk

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 5 (27.78%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Senior Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
5 3 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) SOAP
2 7 (38.89%) RESTful
3 5 (27.78%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) CSS3
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) OOP
2 5 (27.78%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Release Management
4 3 (16.67%) Content Management
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Online Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.56%) SEO
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) PHP5
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Plesk