The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 48 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.06% 3.60% 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.61% 6.90% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 11
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,400 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +6.66%
Python
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
196 174 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 54.44% 52.25% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 175 154 160
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Python
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Python Salary Trend in Devon

Python
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Devon

Python
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 4 - - 1
Plymouth +5 2 £29,500 - 1
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 17 (53.13%) C++
2 14 (43.75%) Linux
3 13 (40.63%) Degree
4 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
5 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (28.13%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) Java
7 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (25.00%) Games
7 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
7 8 (25.00%) VMware
7 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 8 (25.00%) Android
7 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 8 (25.00%) Puppet
7 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
7 8 (25.00%) Algorithms
8 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
8 7 (21.88%) Django
9 6 (18.75%) R
9 6 (18.75%) Open Source
9 6 (18.75%) Analytics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.50%) SAS
1 4 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) uWSGI
2 1 (3.13%) Tornado
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) SPSS
2 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
1 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
1 4 (12.50%) tcpdump
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
2 2 (6.25%) Broadband
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) SQLite
3 4 (12.50%) CouchDB
4 2 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) IntelliJ
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (9.38%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (25.00%) Administrator
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Server Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Data Scientist
5 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Django
2 5 (15.63%) Ajax
3 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.38%) Flask
4 3 (9.38%) Spring
4 3 (9.38%) CSS3
4 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) JSON
4 3 (9.38%) Dojo
4 3 (9.38%) HTML
4 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) SciPy
6 1 (3.13%) NumPy
6 1 (3.13%) SQLAlchemy
6 1 (3.13%) Jinja
6 1 (3.13%) SOAP
6 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (25.00%) Visualisation
1 8 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.75%) Open Source
4 5 (15.63%) Physics
4 5 (15.63%) Statistics
5 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (12.50%) BYOD
6 2 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (3.13%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (3.13%) User Experience
7 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Android
2 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) CentOS
3 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.75%) Analytics
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL
5 4 (12.50%) Game Development
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) OOD
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Coaching
7 2 (6.25%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Machine Learning
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
8 1 (3.13%) Web Development
8 1 (3.13%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C++
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 6 (18.75%) R
5 5 (15.63%) MATLAB
6 4 (12.50%) Lua
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 4 (12.50%) C
7 2 (6.25%) C#
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (6.25%) Tcl
7 2 (6.25%) AWK
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) Postgraduate
2 4 (12.50%) RHCSA
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Google
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Benson Price Consultants Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago