The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 38 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.30% 4.45% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 7.39% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 6
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
Python
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Programming Languages Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 257 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 63.70% 60.19% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 186 232 132
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Python
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Bath region.

Python Salary Trend in Bath

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Python 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 Python.

1 10 (45.45%) Selenium
1 10 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (40.91%) MySQL
3 8 (36.36%) Perl
3 8 (36.36%) Erlang
3 8 (36.36%) Analytics
3 8 (36.36%) Functional Programming
3 8 (36.36%) User Experience
3 8 (36.36%) Algorithms
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Ruby
5 6 (27.27%) PHP
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Apache
7 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (18.18%) ZABBIX
7 4 (18.18%) Zenoss
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 4 (18.18%) Puppet
8 3 (13.64%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) Java

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Python 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 Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) ColdFusion
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.55%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Selenium
1 10 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Python Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.55%) Django
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) Leaflet
2 1 (4.55%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
1 8 (36.36%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
2 8 (36.36%) Analytics
2 8 (36.36%) Functional Programming
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Perl
1 8 (36.36%) Erlang
2 6 (27.27%) PHP
2 6 (27.27%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) CFML
6 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) ZABBIX
1 4 (18.18%) Zenoss
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
1 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) Google
Bath, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago