Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 67 54
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13 +52
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 50 33 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.41% 3.07% 5.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.80% 5.84% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 75
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.43% -3.45%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £36,825 £41,250 £43,500
South West median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +6.06%

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 568 565 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 50.13% 52.61% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 511 520 569
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,700
90th Percentile £48,750 £60,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Poole +1 17 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Wimborne -2 17 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Bournemouth -7 9 £33,500 +19.64%
Ferndown +1 6 £23,000 +2.22%
LAMP
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for LAMP.

1 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 41 (82.00%) MySQL
3 41 (82.00%) Web Development
4 40 (80.00%) CSS
4 40 (80.00%) HTML
5 37 (74.00%) Linux
5 37 (74.00%) Git (software)
6 36 (72.00%) MVC
7 34 (68.00%) Apache
8 29 (58.00%) OOP
9 24 (48.00%) jQuery
10 22 (44.00%) SEO
11 20 (40.00%) Sass
11 20 (40.00%) LESS
12 19 (38.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (34.00%) Windows
14 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
15 12 (24.00%) OO
16 11 (22.00%) Web Services
16 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (22.00%) Network Security
16 11 (22.00%) JSON
17 9 (18.00%) OO PHP
18 8 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
19 6 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
19 6 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
19 6 (12.00%) WordPress
19 6 (12.00%) nginx
19 6 (12.00%) Mobile App

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 34 (68.00%) Apache
2 6 (12.00%) CMS
2 6 (12.00%) nginx
2 6 (12.00%) WordPress
3 4 (8.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Magento
2 2 (4.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (6.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (82.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (74.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 42 (84.00%) PHP Developer
3 36 (72.00%) Web Developer
4 28 (56.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (12.00%) OO PHP Developer
6 4 (8.00%) LAMP Developer
6 4 (8.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior LAMP Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce Developer
8 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Magento Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Python Software Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (80.00%) CSS
1 40 (80.00%) HTML
2 24 (48.00%) jQuery
3 20 (40.00%) LESS
3 20 (40.00%) Sass
4 19 (38.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (22.00%) JSON
5 11 (22.00%) Web Services
6 6 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (10.00%) Symfony
8 3 (6.00%) Ajax
9 2 (4.00%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.00%) Laravel
10 1 (2.00%) Node.js
10 1 (2.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (74.00%) Linux
2 17 (34.00%) Windows
3 6 (12.00%) Debian
3 6 (12.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Web Development
2 36 (72.00%) MVC
3 29 (58.00%) OOP
4 22 (44.00%) SEO
5 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
6 12 (24.00%) OO
7 9 (18.00%) OO PHP
8 6 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (10.00%) Open Source
10 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.00%) Analytics
10 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.00%) DevOps
11 1 (2.00%) Microservices
11 1 (2.00%) SOA
11 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) PHP
2 44 (88.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) Go
4 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Google
2 1 (2.00%) Zend