The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
South West / Dorset
Rank 46 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Permanent jobs citing Python 14 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.38% 1.44% 2.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 2.57% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 17
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
270 467 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 65.22% 56.00% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 233 355 512
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Dorset

Python
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +40 8 £33,500 -18.78%
Sturminster Newton - 3 £35,000 -
Dorchester -1 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Wimborne - 1 £40,000 -
Blandford Forum - 1 £37,500 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Python.

1 9 (47.37%) Django
1 9 (47.37%) RESTful
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Perl
5 4 (21.05%) Node.js
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 4 (21.05%) JIRA
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.79%) Grunt
6 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
6 3 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.79%) Matrix Management
6 3 (15.79%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.79%) Sass
6 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 3 (15.79%) E-Discovery
6 3 (15.79%) PHP
6 3 (15.79%) Photoshop

Python
Top Related 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Grunt
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Python Developer
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.53%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Python Developer
5 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Django
1 9 (47.37%) RESTful
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (21.05%) Node.js
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) Sass
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) .NET
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Flask
6 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) Pyramid
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) CPLD
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Open Source
3 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) E-Discovery
3 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
3 3 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (15.79%) Matrix Management
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) WFM
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 2 (10.53%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) C
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) NDS
1 3 (15.79%) NetIQ eDirectory
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) SAP