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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank - 74 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.93% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £36,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
572 463 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 67.45% 61.49% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 466 406 222
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) NETGEAR
2 2 (66.67%) Vyatta
2 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) C

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) NETGEAR
1 2 (66.67%) Vyatta