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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 17 2 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 34 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 2.22% 33.66% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 38.20% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 0
Median salary £55,000 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
32 89 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 71.11% 88.12% 63.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 80
Median salary £47,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 January 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) GitHub
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
3 4 (44.44%) ISO 14001
3 4 (44.44%) API Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Django
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
2 1 (11.11%) gulp
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) PhpStorm
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Graduate
2 3 (33.33%) Graduate Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Django Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) Django
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) D3.js
3 1 (11.11%) Flask
3 1 (11.11%) Highcharts JS
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (11.11%) Sass
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Grid Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
1 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) API Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 14001
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Apple