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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 41 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 41 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.28% 3.13% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.40% 4.80% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 9
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
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
436 396 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.11% 65.13% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 395 355 339
Average salary £35,000 £33,621 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,923 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +5 31 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Street - 5 £50,000 -
Bridgwater +4 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 53 (57.61%) Java
2 46 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 46 (50.00%) HTML
3 45 (48.91%) CSS
4 44 (47.83%) Linux
4 44 (47.83%) Django
5 42 (45.65%) Git (software)
6 41 (44.57%) MySQL
7 36 (39.13%) jQuery
8 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (34.78%) TDD
10 25 (27.17%) PostgreSQL
10 25 (27.17%) XML
10 25 (27.17%) AngularJS
11 24 (26.09%) TypeScript
12 23 (25.00%) OO
13 22 (23.91%) Ruby
13 22 (23.91%) Leaflet
13 22 (23.91%) Flask
14 21 (22.83%) PHP
15 20 (21.74%) Open Source
16 17 (18.48%) Ubuntu
17 16 (17.39%) Web Development
17 16 (17.39%) C++
18 15 (16.30%) XHTML
18 15 (16.30%) JSON
19 14 (15.22%) C#
20 13 (14.13%) Security Cleared
20 13 (14.13%) Subversion
20 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 12 (13.04%) nginx
1 12 (13.04%) Gunicorn
2 11 (11.96%) Apache
3 8 (8.70%) Tornado
4 6 (6.52%) ColdFusion
5 5 (5.43%) Node.js
6 4 (4.35%) IIS
7 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Office
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Office 365
2 2 (2.17%) Trello
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) Internet
2 3 (3.26%) Firewall
2 3 (3.26%) VLAN
2 3 (3.26%) IPv4
2 3 (3.26%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (44.57%) MySQL
2 25 (27.17%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.61%) CouchDB
6 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 42 (45.65%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.13%) Subversion
3 4 (4.35%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.17%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.17%) Games
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Marketing
3 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 76 (82.61%) Developer
2 42 (45.65%) Python Developer
3 22 (23.91%) Senior Python Developer
3 22 (23.91%) Senior Developer
4 19 (20.65%) Web Developer
5 18 (19.57%) Software Developer
6 13 (14.13%) Applications Developer
7 12 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
7 12 (13.04%) Web Applications Developer
8 11 (11.96%) PHP Web Developer
8 11 (11.96%) Python/Django Developer
8 11 (11.96%) PHP Developer
9 9 (9.78%) Software Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Junior
10 7 (7.61%) Junior Developer
11 5 (5.43%) Systems Support
11 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) Electronics Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (50.00%) HTML
2 45 (48.91%) CSS
3 44 (47.83%) Django
4 36 (39.13%) jQuery
5 25 (27.17%) AngularJS
5 25 (27.17%) XML
6 22 (23.91%) Leaflet
6 22 (23.91%) Flask
7 15 (16.30%) XHTML
7 15 (16.30%) JSON
8 12 (13.04%) .NET
8 12 (13.04%) HTML5
9 11 (11.96%) SOAP
9 11 (11.96%) Web Services
9 11 (11.96%) Symfony
9 11 (11.96%) Zend Framework
9 11 (11.96%) CakePHP
9 11 (11.96%) LAMP
9 11 (11.96%) XML-RPC
9 11 (11.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) Open Source
2 12 (13.04%) GIS
2 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.96%) W3C
4 6 (6.52%) Digital Media
4 6 (6.52%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.26%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 2 (2.17%) DTV
7 1 (1.09%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 44 (47.83%) Linux
2 17 (18.48%) Ubuntu
3 13 (14.13%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.61%) Debian
4 7 (7.61%) Windows
5 2 (2.17%) SUSE
5 2 (2.17%) Fedora
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (1.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.78%) TDD
3 23 (25.00%) OO
4 16 (17.39%) Web Development
5 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.04%) OOD
6 11 (11.96%) MVC
6 11 (11.96%) Risk Management
7 8 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (8.70%) Software Architecture
7 8 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.35%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.26%) Scrum
11 2 (2.17%) Programme Management
11 2 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.17%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.17%) Kanban
11 2 (2.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 53 (57.61%) Java
2 46 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (26.09%) TypeScript
4 22 (23.91%) Ruby
5 21 (22.83%) PHP
6 16 (17.39%) C++
7 14 (15.22%) C#
8 12 (13.04%) SQL
9 11 (11.96%) ECMAScript
10 9 (9.78%) Perl
11 8 (8.70%) C
12 7 (7.61%) PowerShell
13 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
13 5 (5.43%) CFML
14 2 (2.17%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.78%) Degree
3 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Xen
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Zend
2 8 (8.70%) Sencha
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) VMware
4 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.17%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix
5 1 (1.09%) Google
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: £competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30 - £55 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: generous benefits
Posted: 15 days ago