Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 71 77
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 -29
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 58 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.02% 3.51% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.56% 6.81% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 16
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £40,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% -

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 607 705 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 52.55% 51.61% 57.86%
Number of salaries quoted 561 625 511
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,200 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,600 £80,000
South West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +7.79%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +9 21 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Bournemouth +5 17 £37,500 +7.14%
Wimborne 0 11 £30,000 - 1
Ferndown -5 9 £35,000 +52.17%
LAMP
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 52 (89.66%) HTML
2 52 (89.66%) MySQL
2 52 (89.66%) CSS
3 50 (86.21%) JavaScript
4 46 (79.31%) MVC
5 42 (72.41%) Linux
5 42 (72.41%) Apache
6 39 (67.24%) OOP
7 37 (63.79%) Web Development
8 36 (62.07%) Git (software)
9 25 (43.10%) Network Security
10 16 (27.59%) JSON
10 16 (27.59%) jQuery
11 15 (25.86%) Laravel
11 15 (25.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (24.14%) Unit Testing
13 12 (20.69%) Web Services
13 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
14 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (15.52%) Ajax
15 9 (15.52%) Google
15 9 (15.52%) Ubuntu
15 9 (15.52%) Debian
15 9 (15.52%) SQL
15 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
15 9 (15.52%) PHP 7
15 9 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (15.52%) Server Management

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 42 (72.41%) Apache
2 9 (15.52%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (15.52%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (89.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (62.07%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (100.00%) Developer
2 45 (77.59%) PHP Developer
3 22 (37.93%) Web Developer
4 14 (24.14%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce Developer
5 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce Web Developer
6 9 (15.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (15.52%) React Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.90%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.90%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (89.66%) CSS
1 52 (89.66%) HTML
2 16 (27.59%) jQuery
2 16 (27.59%) JSON
3 15 (25.86%) Laravel
3 15 (25.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (20.69%) Web Services
5 9 (15.52%) Ajax
5 9 (15.52%) HHVM
5 9 (15.52%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (15.52%) Node.js
5 9 (15.52%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (15.52%) React
6 6 (10.34%) LESS
6 6 (10.34%) Sass
7 5 (8.62%) Symfony
8 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 42 (72.41%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Debian
2 9 (15.52%) Ubuntu
3 6 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (79.31%) MVC
2 39 (67.24%) OOP
3 37 (63.79%) Web Development
4 14 (24.14%) Unit Testing
5 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
6 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (15.52%) Front End Development
7 9 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (15.52%) Server Management
8 5 (8.62%) Commercial Awareness
8 5 (8.62%) CRM
9 4 (6.90%) Web Design
10 2 (3.45%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) PHP
2 50 (86.21%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.52%) PHP 7
3 9 (15.52%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Google