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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 69 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.45% 0.40% 0.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.42% 0.58% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Average salary £36,250 £29,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,800 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
372 514 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 60.10% 69.27% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 315 436 316
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £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 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
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 27 May 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 +14 6 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Bournemouth -9 3 £35,000 +20.68%
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) Oracle
4 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 13 (40.63%) Web Development
5 12 (37.50%) Perl
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 10 (31.25%) C
6 10 (31.25%) Android
7 9 (28.13%) MySQL
7 9 (28.13%) Windows
7 9 (28.13%) Finance
8 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (21.88%) Big Data
9 7 (21.88%) Analytics
9 7 (21.88%) Social Media
9 7 (21.88%) Spotfire
9 7 (21.88%) TIBCO
9 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (21.88%) Java
10 6 (18.75%) Sybase
10 6 (18.75%) DB2
10 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.75%) Informix
10 6 (18.75%) C++
10 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
10 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (6.25%) Joomla!
1 2 (6.25%) Drupal
1 2 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.38%) Network Security
1 3 (9.38%) Multicast
2 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) MySQL
3 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (21.88%) Big Data
4 7 (21.88%) Spotfire
5 6 (18.75%) IDMS
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) DB2
5 6 (18.75%) Informix
5 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Electronics
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Manager
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (6.25%) TIBCO Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Server Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) CSS
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) XHTML
3 2 (6.25%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Social Media
2 6 (18.75%) Replication
2 6 (18.75%) Clustering
3 5 (15.63%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
6 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Android
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
5 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Web Development
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 7 (21.88%) Analytics
3 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (18.75%) Database Tuning
4 6 (18.75%) Wealth Management
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (15.63%) Open Source
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) CAD
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
6 3 (9.38%) Android Development
6 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) Perl
4 10 (31.25%) C
5 7 (21.88%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) C++
6 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
7 5 (15.63%) PHP
8 4 (12.50%) C#
8 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
9 3 (9.38%) Ruby
10 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) TIBCO
3 6 (18.75%) Sybase
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago