Period
to 22 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL/MariaDB, PHP/Perl/Python)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 55 72
Rank change year-on-year -8 +17 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 47 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.93% 4.42% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.16% 8.77% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 33
Dorset median annual salary £33,750 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% -21.43%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £36,825 £41,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% +7.14%

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 Dorset with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 576 570 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 48.20% 50.35% 53.23%
Number of salaries quoted 531 513 533
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% +3.90%

LAMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for LAMP in Dorset

LAMP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for LAMP in Dorset

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAMP in Dorset over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Salary histogram for LAMP in Dorset

LAMP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAMP within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +3 22 £35,000 +4.48% 1
Wimborne 0 14 £30,000 -
Poole -3 11 £30,000 - 2
LAMP
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 44 (93.62%) PHP
2 37 (78.72%) MVC
3 35 (74.47%) MySQL
3 35 (74.47%) CSS
3 35 (74.47%) HTML
4 34 (72.34%) Web Development
5 33 (70.21%) Linux
6 30 (63.83%) Apache
7 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
8 28 (59.57%) OOP
9 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
10 15 (31.91%) Network Security
11 14 (29.79%) jQuery
12 12 (25.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (25.53%) JSON
13 9 (19.15%) Windows
13 9 (19.15%) Laravel
13 9 (19.15%) Sass
13 9 (19.15%) LESS
14 8 (17.02%) Commercial Awareness
14 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
14 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (17.02%) Symfony
14 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
15 7 (14.89%) Web Design
16 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
17 5 (10.64%) CRM
17 5 (10.64%) Web Services
18 3 (6.38%) PHP 7

LAMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (63.83%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (74.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (93.62%) Developer
2 30 (63.83%) PHP Developer
3 18 (38.30%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (14.89%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (14.89%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce Developer
5 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 3 (6.38%) DevOps Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) LAMP Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) CSS
1 35 (74.47%) HTML
2 14 (29.79%) jQuery
3 12 (25.53%) JSON
3 12 (25.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (19.15%) Laravel
4 9 (19.15%) LESS
4 9 (19.15%) Sass
5 8 (17.02%) Symfony
6 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.64%) Web Services
8 3 (6.38%) Node.js
8 3 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) CentOS
3 3 (6.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (78.72%) MVC
2 34 (72.34%) Web Development
3 28 (59.57%) OOP
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Commercial Awareness
4 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
4 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.89%) Web Design
6 5 (10.64%) CRM
7 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.38%) DevOps
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (4.26%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) PHP
2 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.38%) PHP 7
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Ansible
1 3 (6.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Google
1 3 (6.38%) Red Hat