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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 69 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.49% - 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
350 606 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 58.04% 67.18% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 271 509 352
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 6 July 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 - 7 £35,000 -
Poole - 2 £36,250 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) Perl
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (38.89%) C
5 13 (36.11%) Oracle
5 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
5 13 (36.11%) Web Development
6 12 (33.33%) HTML
7 11 (30.56%) Java
7 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
8 10 (27.78%) Degree
8 10 (27.78%) Android
8 10 (27.78%) Finance
9 9 (25.00%) MySQL
9 9 (25.00%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
11 7 (19.44%) Big Data
11 7 (19.44%) Analytics
11 7 (19.44%) Social Media
11 7 (19.44%) Spotfire
11 7 (19.44%) Network Security
11 7 (19.44%) UNIX
11 7 (19.44%) TIBCO
11 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
11 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
12 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.56%) Joomla!
2 2 (5.56%) Drupal
2 2 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
1 7 (19.44%) Network Security
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) VPN
3 4 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 4 (11.11%) LDAP
3 4 (11.11%) FTP
3 4 (11.11%) HTTP
3 4 (11.11%) NAS
3 4 (11.11%) IPsec
4 3 (8.33%) Multicast
5 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) MySQL
3 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 7 (19.44%) Big Data
4 7 (19.44%) Spotfire
5 6 (16.67%) IDMS
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) DB2
5 6 (16.67%) Informix
5 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) DBA
2 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) TIBCO Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Manager
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Server Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) CSS
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) J2EE
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) XHTML
5 2 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (19.44%) Social Media
3 6 (16.67%) Replication
3 6 (16.67%) Clustering
4 5 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (5.56%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.78%) PKI
7 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Android
3 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (19.44%) UNIX
5 4 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Web Development
2 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
3 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) Analytics
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 6 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.11%) BCP
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 4 (11.11%) Open Source
5 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (8.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) Perl
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (38.89%) C
4 11 (30.56%) Java
5 6 (16.67%) C++
5 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.89%) PHP
7 4 (11.11%) C#
7 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 4 (11.11%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) HND
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Samba
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) TIBCO
3 6 (16.67%) Sybase
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) NetApp
4 4 (11.11%) VMware