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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 47 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.59% 2.97% 4.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.04% 5.12% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 29
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
298 332 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 59.36% 57.94% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 276 298 369
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 March 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 March 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 +3 13 £37,500 +5.63% 2
Bridgwater +7 3 £29,000 -42.00%
Street -4 2 £26,000 -76.36%
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (73.08%) HTML
1 38 (73.08%) CSS
2 35 (67.31%) Java
3 29 (55.77%) JavaScript
4 23 (44.23%) XML
4 23 (44.23%) MySQL
4 23 (44.23%) HTML5
5 22 (42.31%) Ruby
5 22 (42.31%) PHP
6 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
7 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (30.77%) C++
8 16 (30.77%) .NET
9 15 (28.85%) SQL
9 15 (28.85%) C#
9 15 (28.85%) TDD
9 15 (28.85%) jQuery
9 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
10 14 (26.92%) OO
11 13 (25.00%) Perl
11 13 (25.00%) Sass
11 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 12 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (23.08%) Java EE
12 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
12 12 (23.08%) DV Cleared
12 12 (23.08%) Software Architecture
12 12 (23.08%) E-Commerce
12 12 (23.08%) Internet

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (21.15%) Node.js
2 9 (17.31%) ColdFusion
3 6 (11.54%) Apache
4 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.85%) nginx
5 2 (3.85%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Photoshop
1 7 (13.46%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) MySQL
2 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) Mercurial
3 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (5.77%) Advertising
1 3 (5.77%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (71.15%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Software Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Web Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Python Developer
6 9 (17.31%) Java Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Python Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Software Programmer
10 2 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Graduate
10 2 (3.85%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) HTML
1 38 (73.08%) CSS
2 23 (44.23%) XML
2 23 (44.23%) HTML5
3 16 (30.77%) .NET
4 15 (28.85%) jQuery
5 13 (25.00%) Sass
6 12 (23.08%) Java EE
7 10 (19.23%) Django
8 9 (17.31%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (11.54%) Flask
9 6 (11.54%) LESS
9 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.69%) Leaflet
10 4 (7.69%) Web Services
11 3 (5.77%) REST
12 2 (3.85%) CSS3
12 2 (3.85%) WebSockets
12 2 (3.85%) Backbone.js
12 2 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Open Source
2 10 (19.23%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) User Experience
5 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.85%) W3C
5 2 (3.85%) GIS
5 2 (3.85%) Photography
6 1 (1.92%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) TDD
3 14 (26.92%) OO
4 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 12 (23.08%) Software Architecture
5 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 11 (21.15%) Scrum
7 9 (17.31%) MVC
7 9 (17.31%) Web Development
8 4 (7.69%) DevOps
9 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.85%) OOP
10 2 (3.85%) OOD
10 2 (3.85%) Kanban
11 1 (1.92%) Information Retrieval
11 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) Java
2 29 (55.77%) JavaScript
3 22 (42.31%) PHP
3 22 (42.31%) Ruby
4 16 (30.77%) C++
5 15 (28.85%) SQL
5 15 (28.85%) C#
6 13 (25.00%) Perl
7 9 (17.31%) CFML
8 6 (11.54%) TypeScript
9 3 (5.77%) C
10 2 (3.85%) ECMAScript
10 2 (3.85%) Dart
10 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 12 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.92%) Zenoss
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Adobe
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.85%) Zend
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Sophos
4 1 (1.92%) Google
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