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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 83 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 8 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.03% 1.52% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 2.59% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Average salary £47,500 £23,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.12% -43.37%
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
549 347 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 70.66% 58.61% 66.36%
Number of salaries quoted 501 303 343
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Bournemouth -20 4 £55,000 - 2
Poole -13 3 £34,000 +44.68% 3
Wareham - 1 £40,000 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Perl
4 6 (37.50%) Network Security
5 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (31.25%) C
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) IPsec
6 4 (25.00%) Samba
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (25.00%) BCP
6 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
6 4 (25.00%) NetApp
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) FTP
6 4 (25.00%) HTTP
6 4 (25.00%) MQSeries
6 4 (25.00%) LDAP
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) Java

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) VPN
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Network Security
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) IPsec
4 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (25.00%) FTP
4 4 (25.00%) HTTP
4 4 (25.00%) LDAP
4 4 (25.00%) NAS
4 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
5 1 (6.25%) Multicast
5 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) Spotfire
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Software Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) TIBCO Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Pthreads
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) POSIX
2 1 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Social Media
3 3 (18.75%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) SCADA
4 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) BCP
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) CAD
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) C
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) HND
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Samba
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
1 4 (25.00%) NetApp
1 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Posted: 21 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits, audi health
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago