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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 47 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 19 51 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.25% 6.39% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.67% 9.53% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 51 13
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
335 535 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 57.26% 67.04% 56.44%
Number of salaries quoted 309 501 286
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 27 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 27 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
Bridgwater +7 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Bath -17 5 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Street +16 1 £67,500 +35.00%
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 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 24 (58.54%) MySQL
2 23 (56.10%) PHP
2 23 (56.10%) Ruby
3 22 (53.66%) HTML
4 21 (51.22%) CSS
5 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
6 15 (36.59%) XML
6 15 (36.59%) Linux
6 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
7 13 (31.71%) jQuery
7 13 (31.71%) HTML5
8 12 (29.27%) Web Development
8 12 (29.27%) MVC
9 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (26.83%) Perl
9 11 (26.83%) Java
9 11 (26.83%) Open Source
10 9 (21.95%) Sass
10 9 (21.95%) Internet
10 9 (21.95%) Adobe
10 9 (21.95%) Ubuntu
11 8 (19.51%) Ajax
11 8 (19.51%) XHTML
11 8 (19.51%) SOAP
11 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
11 8 (19.51%) Selenium
11 8 (19.51%) JSON
12 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
12 7 (17.07%) DevOps
12 7 (17.07%) User Experience

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 5 (12.20%) Apache
1 5 (12.20%) ColdFusion
1 5 (12.20%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Photoshop
1 4 (9.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) ICMP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
2 8 (19.51%) Selenium
3 3 (7.32%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) eggPlant
5 1 (2.44%) Xcode
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Software Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Web Developer
3 8 (19.51%) PHP Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Programmer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Graduate
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) HTML
2 21 (51.22%) CSS
3 15 (36.59%) XML
4 13 (31.71%) jQuery
4 13 (31.71%) HTML5
5 9 (21.95%) Sass
6 8 (19.51%) JSON
6 8 (19.51%) XHTML
6 8 (19.51%) Ajax
6 8 (19.51%) SOAP
7 5 (12.20%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (12.20%) XML-RPC
8 4 (9.76%) Web Services
9 3 (7.32%) .NET
9 3 (7.32%) Flask
10 2 (4.88%) Java EE
10 2 (4.88%) CSS3
11 1 (2.44%) Kafka
11 1 (2.44%) Django
11 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
2 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Photography
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Ubuntu
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) MVC
1 12 (29.27%) Web Development
2 11 (26.83%) Open Source
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) OO
3 7 (17.07%) DevOps
4 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
4 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.63%) TDD
5 5 (12.20%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) OOP
5 5 (12.20%) Analytics
5 5 (12.20%) Functional Programming
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.88%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) PHP
1 23 (56.10%) Ruby
2 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.83%) Perl
3 11 (26.83%) Java
4 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) CFML
5 5 (12.20%) Erlang
6 4 (9.76%) C
6 4 (9.76%) C#
7 3 (7.32%) C++
8 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) KVM
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.76%) ZABBIX
2 4 (9.76%) Zenoss
3 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Adobe
2 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Sophos
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible working, etc
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Shepton Mallet
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Shepton Mallet
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago