The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 67 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Python 26 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.28% 0.93% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 1.52% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 6
Average salary £38,000 £29,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -30.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £45,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
546 328 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 68.94% 61.19% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 481 283 255
Average salary £36,500 £34,625 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.41% +3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 Dorset

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Python
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Python Salary Trend in Dorset

Python
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Dorset

Python
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 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
Poole -4 14 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Bournemouth -19 11 £95,000 +227.58%
Wareham - 1 £40,000 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 22 (70.97%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) Perl
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
4 13 (41.94%) Oracle
4 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
4 13 (41.94%) Web Development
5 11 (35.48%) HTML
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) C
7 9 (29.03%) Finance
7 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
8 8 (25.81%) C++
8 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (22.58%) Java
9 7 (22.58%) MySQL
9 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (22.58%) TIBCO
9 7 (22.58%) Spotfire
9 7 (22.58%) Android
9 7 (22.58%) Social Media
9 7 (22.58%) Big Data
9 7 (22.58%) Analytics
10 6 (19.35%) Sybase
10 6 (19.35%) DB2
10 6 (19.35%) Informix
10 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (6.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
1 6 (19.35%) Network Security
2 4 (12.90%) VPN
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) IPsec
3 3 (9.68%) Multicast
4 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 2 (6.45%) tcpdump
4 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
4 2 (6.45%) LDAP
4 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.45%) FTP
4 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) NoSQL
3 7 (22.58%) Big Data
3 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 7 (22.58%) Spotfire
4 6 (19.35%) IDMS
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) DB2
4 6 (19.35%) Informix
4 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.45%) Subversion
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) DBA
3 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) TIBCO Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Server Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 2 (6.45%) J2EE
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) POSIX
4 1 (3.23%) Pthreads
4 1 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Social Media
2 6 (19.35%) Replication
2 6 (19.35%) Clustering
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Open Source
3 4 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.23%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Android
4 5 (16.13%) UNIX
5 3 (9.68%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Web Development
2 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (22.58%) Analytics
3 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
4 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (19.35%) Wealth Management
4 6 (19.35%) Database Tuning
4 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.68%) CAD
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Android Development
6 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
6 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security
6 3 (9.68%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
1 15 (48.39%) Perl
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) C
4 8 (25.81%) C++
5 7 (22.58%) Java
6 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
7 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
8 4 (12.90%) Ruby
9 3 (9.68%) PHP
9 3 (9.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Samba
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) TIBCO
3 6 (19.35%) Sybase
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) F5
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
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