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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 49 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 65 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.45% 7.81% 3.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.07% 11.55% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 62 21
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
346 563 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.91% 67.67% 57.98%
Number of salaries quoted 320 513 315
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,258
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 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
Bath -13 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Bridgwater +8 9 £35,000 -22.22%
Street +19 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (62.50%) HTML
1 25 (62.50%) MySQL
1 25 (62.50%) CSS
2 23 (57.50%) Ruby
3 22 (55.00%) PHP
4 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (45.00%) XML
6 17 (42.50%) HTML5
7 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 13 (32.50%) Linux
8 13 (32.50%) Java
8 13 (32.50%) jQuery
9 12 (30.00%) Web Development
9 12 (30.00%) Open Source
9 12 (30.00%) Perl
9 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (30.00%) MVC
10 10 (25.00%) OO
10 10 (25.00%) Internet
10 10 (25.00%) Adobe
10 10 (25.00%) Sass
11 9 (22.50%) Ubuntu
12 7 (17.50%) Ajax
12 7 (17.50%) TDD
12 7 (17.50%) XHTML
12 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
12 7 (17.50%) SOAP
12 7 (17.50%) DevOps
12 7 (17.50%) JSON
13 6 (15.00%) Mathematics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (15.00%) ColdFusion
1 6 (15.00%) Node.js
2 5 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 5 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) SaaS
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) ICMP
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (17.50%) PHP Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Test Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Programmer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Graduate
9 2 (5.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) HTML
1 25 (62.50%) CSS
2 18 (45.00%) XML
3 17 (42.50%) HTML5
4 13 (32.50%) jQuery
5 10 (25.00%) Sass
6 7 (17.50%) JSON
6 7 (17.50%) XHTML
6 7 (17.50%) Ajax
6 7 (17.50%) SOAP
7 6 (15.00%) .NET
7 6 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (12.50%) Java EE
8 5 (12.50%) XML-RPC
9 4 (10.00%) Web Services
10 3 (7.50%) Flask
11 2 (5.00%) CSS3
12 1 (2.50%) Kafka
12 1 (2.50%) Django
12 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (12.50%) User Experience
3 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.00%) Photography
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Ubuntu
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) MVC
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (30.00%) Web Development
1 12 (30.00%) Open Source
2 10 (25.00%) OO
3 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
3 7 (17.50%) TDD
3 7 (17.50%) DevOps
4 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
6 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.00%) OOP
6 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.50%) Functional Programming
7 3 (7.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) Ruby
2 22 (55.00%) PHP
3 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
4 13 (32.50%) Java
5 12 (30.00%) Perl
6 6 (15.00%) SQL
6 6 (15.00%) CFML
6 6 (15.00%) C#
6 6 (15.00%) C++
7 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.50%) Erlang
9 2 (5.00%) C
10 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) KVM
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (10.00%) Zenoss
3 1 (2.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Adobe
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) Sophos
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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