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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 45 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.78% 6.10% 5.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.54% 9.72% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 31
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -29.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,550 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
321 432 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 57.73% 62.79% 57.30%
Number of salaries quoted 288 385 341
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,905 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -7 16 £37,500 +7.14%
Bridgwater +8 3 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Street -1 2 £26,000 -76.36%
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 29 (67.44%) HTML
1 29 (67.44%) CSS
2 24 (55.81%) MySQL
2 24 (55.81%) PHP
2 24 (55.81%) Ruby
3 23 (53.49%) Java
4 21 (48.84%) HTML5
5 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
6 18 (41.86%) XML
7 17 (39.53%) Perl
8 14 (32.56%) .NET
8 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (27.91%) Internet
9 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
10 11 (25.58%) Open Source
10 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
10 11 (25.58%) C#
10 11 (25.58%) C++
11 10 (23.26%) OO
11 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
11 10 (23.26%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (23.26%) Software Architecture
11 10 (23.26%) Java EE
11 10 (23.26%) jQuery
11 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
11 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
11 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
11 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
11 10 (23.26%) Critical Success Factor
12 9 (20.93%) DevOps

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 8 (18.60%) ColdFusion
1 8 (18.60%) Node.js
2 7 (16.28%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Photoshop
1 9 (20.93%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) ICMP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.98%) Advertising
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Software Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Software Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Web Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Front-End Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Programmer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Programmer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Graduate
8 1 (2.33%) Test Automation Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) HTML
1 29 (67.44%) CSS
2 21 (48.84%) HTML5
3 18 (41.86%) XML
4 14 (32.56%) .NET
5 10 (23.26%) Java EE
5 10 (23.26%) jQuery
6 9 (20.93%) Sass
7 8 (18.60%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (9.30%) Web Services
9 3 (6.98%) Flask
10 2 (4.65%) CSS3
11 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.33%) Leaflet
11 1 (2.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Open Source
2 8 (18.60%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Photography
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
3 10 (23.26%) OO
3 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
3 10 (23.26%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (23.26%) Software Architecture
3 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
3 10 (23.26%) Critical Success Factor
4 9 (20.93%) Web Development
4 9 (20.93%) TDD
4 9 (20.93%) MVC
4 9 (20.93%) DevOps
5 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Development
7 2 (4.65%) OOP
8 1 (2.33%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) PHP
1 24 (55.81%) Ruby
2 23 (53.49%) Java
3 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
4 17 (39.53%) Perl
5 11 (25.58%) C#
5 11 (25.58%) C++
6 8 (18.60%) SQL
6 8 (18.60%) CFML
7 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.65%) C
9 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
1 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) ZABBIX
1 4 (9.30%) Zenoss
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Adobe
2 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) Sophos
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 6 days ago