The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 14 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 8.89% 7.55% 7.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.81% 14.81% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £27,000 £29,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +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
37 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 82.22% 50.94% 61.76%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 22
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Plymouth region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Plymouth region with a requirement for Python.

1 29 (82.86%) Computer Science
2 24 (68.57%) Advertising
3 23 (65.71%) Software Engineering
4 22 (62.86%) Visualisation
5 19 (54.29%) Marketing
6 17 (48.57%) Django
6 17 (48.57%) jQuery
6 17 (48.57%) HTML5
6 17 (48.57%) CSS3
6 17 (48.57%) HTML
6 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
6 17 (48.57%) CSS
7 16 (45.71%) D3.js
7 16 (45.71%) Highcharts JS
7 16 (45.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (45.71%) User Experience
7 16 (45.71%) Data Analysis
8 13 (37.14%) Algorithms
8 13 (37.14%) C++
9 11 (31.43%) Linux
10 10 (28.57%) Ruby
10 10 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (25.71%) Flask
12 8 (22.86%) Marketing Automation
12 8 (22.86%) Machine Learning
13 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
13 7 (20.00%) Java
14 6 (17.14%) C#
14 6 (17.14%) Validation

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.43%) Big Data
General
1 24 (68.57%) Advertising
2 19 (54.29%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineer
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Web Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Java Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Python Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Data Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Support
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Support
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
1 17 (48.57%) CSS3
1 17 (48.57%) Django
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
1 17 (48.57%) HTML5
1 17 (48.57%) jQuery
2 16 (45.71%) D3.js
2 16 (45.71%) Highcharts JS
2 16 (45.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (25.71%) Flask
5 6 (17.14%) NumPy
5 6 (17.14%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 29 (82.86%) Computer Science
2 22 (62.86%) Visualisation
3 16 (45.71%) User Experience
4 13 (37.14%) Algorithms
5 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
6 6 (17.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Software Engineering
2 16 (45.71%) Data Analysis
3 8 (22.86%) Machine Learning
3 8 (22.86%) Marketing Automation
4 6 (17.14%) Data Validation
4 6 (17.14%) Validation
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) C++
3 10 (28.57%) Ruby
4 7 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (17.14%) C#
5 6 (17.14%) MATLAB
6 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) SQL