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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 32 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 5.79% 8.76% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.29% 13.03% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 22
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
217 238 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 69.77% 67.23% 61.26%
Number of salaries quoted 201 209 235
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Bath region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Bath

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (74.29%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) HTML
2 19 (54.29%) CSS
2 19 (54.29%) XML
3 18 (51.43%) MySQL
3 18 (51.43%) Perl
4 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (45.71%) Ruby
5 16 (45.71%) PHP
6 14 (40.00%) .NET
7 12 (34.29%) TDD
7 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
7 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
8 11 (31.43%) C#
8 11 (31.43%) C++
9 10 (28.57%) Linux
9 10 (28.57%) OO
9 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 10 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (28.57%) Java EE
9 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 10 (28.57%) DV Cleared
9 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 10 (28.57%) Software Architecture
9 10 (28.57%) HTML5
9 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 10 (28.57%) Critical Success Factor
10 9 (25.71%) DevOps
10 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
10 9 (25.71%) Node.js

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (25.71%) ColdFusion
1 9 (25.71%) Node.js
2 7 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) nginx
4 2 (5.71%) Gunicorn
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) ICMP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) MySQL
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
General
1 3 (8.57%) Advertising
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Python Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Python Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Test Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) HTML
1 19 (54.29%) CSS
1 19 (54.29%) XML
2 14 (40.00%) .NET
3 10 (28.57%) Java EE
3 10 (28.57%) HTML5
4 9 (25.71%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (8.57%) Django
5 3 (8.57%) jQuery
5 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.57%) Leaflet
5 3 (8.57%) Flask
6 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) TDD
2 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
3 10 (28.57%) OO
3 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 10 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 10 (28.57%) Critical Success Factor
4 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 9 (25.71%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) OOD
7 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
7 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) Java
2 18 (51.43%) Perl
3 16 (45.71%) PHP
3 16 (45.71%) Ruby
4 12 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 11 (31.43%) C#
5 11 (31.43%) C++
6 9 (25.71%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) CFML
7 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.57%) TypeScript
9 2 (5.71%) Dart
9 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 10 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) ZABBIX
1 4 (11.43%) Zenoss
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.86%) Sophos
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft