The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 12.68% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Python
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 63.38% 73.44% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 24
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Python
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Plymouth region.

Python Salary Trend in Plymouth

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 11 (57.89%) Visualisation
1 11 (57.89%) Big Data
1 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (52.63%) Analytics
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (42.11%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
4 7 (36.84%) R
4 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
5 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) SciPy
5 6 (31.58%) NumPy
5 6 (31.58%) Statistics
5 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
6 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
6 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) Umbraco
6 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
6 5 (26.32%) WebGL
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
6 5 (26.32%) Big Data Analytics
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 5 (26.32%) CMS
1 5 (26.32%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SSH
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Big Data
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Programmer
1 7 (36.84%) Data Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Python Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Data Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
1 6 (31.58%) SciPy
1 6 (31.58%) NumPy
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 5 (26.32%) Ajax
2 5 (26.32%) CSS3
2 5 (26.32%) WebGL
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.26%) Resque
3 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) Express
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Visualisation
1 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Algorithms
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (31.58%) Statistics
3 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
4 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Analytics
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Content Management
3 5 (26.32%) Big Data Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
1 7 (36.84%) R
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) MATLAB
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Adobe