The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 48 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 25 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.10% 3.70% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.31% 6.29% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £31,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
342 445 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.07% 58.86% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 309 415 253
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Python
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Python Salary Trend in Somerset

Python
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Somerset

Python
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Bath -1 10 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Bridgwater +7 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Street +10 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 22 (51.16%) MySQL
2 21 (48.84%) PHP
2 21 (48.84%) Ruby
3 18 (41.86%) Linux
4 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
5 16 (37.21%) HTML
6 15 (34.88%) CSS
7 14 (32.56%) jQuery
7 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
8 13 (30.23%) Web Development
8 13 (30.23%) MVC
9 12 (27.91%) XML
10 11 (25.58%) Ubuntu
10 11 (25.58%) Selenium
10 11 (25.58%) Cucumber
11 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
11 10 (23.26%) HTML5
11 10 (23.26%) Open Source
11 10 (23.26%) Sass
11 10 (23.26%) JSON
11 10 (23.26%) SOAP
11 10 (23.26%) XHTML
11 10 (23.26%) Adobe
11 10 (23.26%) Internet
11 10 (23.26%) Ajax
12 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
13 8 (18.60%) Erlang
13 8 (18.60%) Functional Programming
13 8 (18.60%) User Experience
13 8 (18.60%) Algorithms

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (13.95%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) ColdFusion
2 2 (4.65%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Photoshop
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) ICMP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) Cucumber
2 11 (25.58%) Selenium
3 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.30%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Xcode
4 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) eggPlant
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Software Developer
2 10 (23.26%) PHP Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Test Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Build Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior
8 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Test Automation Specialist
9 1 (2.33%) Automation Specialist
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) HTML
2 15 (34.88%) CSS
3 14 (32.56%) jQuery
4 12 (27.91%) XML
5 10 (23.26%) XHTML
5 10 (23.26%) Ajax
5 10 (23.26%) SOAP
5 10 (23.26%) JSON
5 10 (23.26%) Sass
5 10 (23.26%) HTML5
6 7 (16.28%) XML-RPC
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (4.65%) Web Services
8 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.33%) Leaflet
8 1 (2.33%) Flask
8 1 (2.33%) WCF
8 1 (2.33%) WPF
8 1 (2.33%) Django
8 1 (2.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) User Experience
1 8 (18.60%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Ubuntu
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) MVC
1 13 (30.23%) Web Development
2 10 (23.26%) Open Source
3 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
4 8 (18.60%) Functional Programming
4 8 (18.60%) Analytics
5 7 (16.28%) DevOps
5 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) OO
6 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.98%) OOP
7 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.98%) TDD
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.65%) Scrum
9 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.33%) Business Development
9 1 (2.33%) BDD
9 1 (2.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) PHP
1 21 (48.84%) Ruby
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
4 8 (18.60%) Perl
4 8 (18.60%) Erlang
5 6 (13.95%) Java
6 5 (11.63%) SQL
6 5 (11.63%) C
7 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.65%) CFML
8 2 (4.65%) C#
9 1 (2.33%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) MCSA
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.33%) KVM
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.30%) ZABBIX
2 4 (9.30%) Zenoss
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Adobe
2 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) HP
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
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