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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 40 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Python 23 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.57% 2.40% 4.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.52% 4.07% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 23
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £49,000
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
270 369 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 53.68% 58.95% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 258 316 373
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +16 17 £37,500 -9.09% 4
Bridgwater +4 6 £29,000 -42.00% 1
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 43 (67.19%) Java
2 37 (57.81%) CSS
3 36 (56.25%) HTML
4 28 (43.75%) MySQL
5 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 26 (40.63%) Django
5 26 (40.63%) Git (software)
6 24 (37.50%) jQuery
6 24 (37.50%) HTML5
7 22 (34.38%) XML
7 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (34.38%) TDD
8 21 (32.81%) C++
9 19 (29.69%) Linux
9 19 (29.69%) .NET
9 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
10 18 (28.13%) OO
10 18 (28.13%) C#
11 17 (26.56%) PHP
11 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
12 16 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 16 (25.00%) DV Cleared
12 16 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 16 (25.00%) Java EE
12 16 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 16 (25.00%) Software Architecture
12 16 (25.00%) TypeScript
12 16 (25.00%) Mentoring
13 15 (23.44%) Ruby

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (17.19%) Gunicorn
1 11 (17.19%) nginx
2 8 (12.50%) Node.js
3 5 (7.81%) Apache
4 4 (6.25%) ColdFusion
5 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Photoshop
1 6 (9.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) MySQL
2 16 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.13%) Subversion
3 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (4.69%) Retail
1 3 (4.69%) Aerospace
1 3 (4.69%) Advertising
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) Developer
2 26 (40.63%) Python Developer
3 17 (26.56%) Software Developer
4 16 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) Senior Python Developer
5 14 (21.88%) Senior Developer
6 11 (17.19%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Web Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Front-End Web Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Python/Django Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Electronics Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Systems Support Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Systems Support
10 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
11 2 (3.13%) Applications Developer
11 2 (3.13%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (57.81%) CSS
2 36 (56.25%) HTML
3 26 (40.63%) Django
4 24 (37.50%) jQuery
4 24 (37.50%) HTML5
5 22 (34.38%) XML
6 19 (29.69%) .NET
7 16 (25.00%) Java EE
7 16 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 14 (21.88%) Flask
8 14 (21.88%) Leaflet
8 14 (21.88%) Sass
9 8 (12.50%) LESS
10 6 (9.38%) REST
11 4 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (3.13%) MSMQ
12 2 (3.13%) XHTML
12 2 (3.13%) Middleware
12 2 (3.13%) JMS
12 2 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) GIS
2 9 (14.06%) Open Source
3 6 (9.38%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.13%) W3C
5 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Linux
2 11 (17.19%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (34.38%) TDD
2 18 (28.13%) OO
3 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
4 16 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 16 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 16 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 11 (17.19%) OOD
6 8 (12.50%) MVC
6 8 (12.50%) Web Development
7 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.38%) Scrum
9 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.69%) DevOps
11 2 (3.13%) Risk Management
11 2 (3.13%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.13%) Kanban
11 2 (3.13%) BDD
12 1 (1.56%) Machine Learning
12 1 (1.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 21 (32.81%) C++
4 18 (28.13%) C#
5 17 (26.56%) PHP
6 16 (25.00%) TypeScript
7 15 (23.44%) Ruby
8 12 (18.75%) SQL
9 7 (10.94%) Perl
10 4 (6.25%) CFML
11 3 (4.69%) C
12 2 (3.13%) ECMAScript
12 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 2 (3.13%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 16 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Adobe
2 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.13%) Zend
4 1 (1.56%) Google
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Pro-Quest Resourcing
Salary: 35000-55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago