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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 51 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.47% 4.64% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 8.27% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 11
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
385 278 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 63.53% 56.05% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 330 267 297
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 0 17 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Bridgwater -9 1 £37,500 +29.31%
Street - 1 £70,000 -
Taunton - 1 £65,000 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 15 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 14 (33.33%) C
4 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
5 12 (28.57%) Perl
6 11 (26.19%) Ubuntu
7 10 (23.81%) Puppet
7 10 (23.81%) PHP
7 10 (23.81%) SQL
7 10 (23.81%) MySQL
7 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
7 10 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (23.81%) DevOps
8 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.05%) Java
9 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (19.05%) Subversion
10 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 7 (16.67%) Ruby
10 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (16.67%) OO
10 7 (16.67%) Apache
10 7 (16.67%) Internet
10 7 (16.67%) VMware
11 6 (14.29%) Juniper
11 6 (14.29%) DNS
11 6 (14.29%) Cisco
11 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (14.29%) Network Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (16.67%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) nginx
3 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Internet
2 6 (14.29%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.52%) HTTP
5 2 (4.76%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) OpenFlow
6 1 (2.38%) SMS
6 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Big Data
4 2 (4.76%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) Subversion
2 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (14.29%) Hudson
3 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Python Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Build Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Software Build Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Linux Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Architect
8 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Junior
8 1 (2.38%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
1 5 (11.90%) CSS
1 5 (11.90%) HTML
1 5 (11.90%) jQuery
1 5 (11.90%) JSON
2 4 (9.52%) Ajax
2 4 (9.52%) HTML5
2 4 (9.52%) LAMP
2 4 (9.52%) Sass
2 4 (9.52%) SOAP
2 4 (9.52%) XHTML
2 4 (9.52%) XML
2 4 (9.52%) XML-RPC
3 3 (7.14%) Django
4 1 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) OpenDaylight
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Fintech
3 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Ubuntu
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows
5 2 (4.76%) Debian
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.38%) Unix
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
1 10 (23.81%) DevOps
2 7 (16.67%) OO
2 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) Network Management
3 6 (14.29%) SDLC
4 5 (11.90%) MVC
4 5 (11.90%) Open Source
4 5 (11.90%) Web Development
5 4 (9.52%) High Availability
5 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Data Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Programming
7 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.38%) OOP
8 1 (2.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) Bash Shell
1 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 14 (33.33%) C
3 12 (28.57%) Perl
4 10 (23.81%) PHP
4 10 (23.81%) SQL
5 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 8 (19.05%) Java
7 7 (16.67%) Ruby
8 4 (9.52%) C++
9 2 (4.76%) Erlang
9 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.76%) VB
10 1 (2.38%) C#
10 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.38%) Pascal
10 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) MISRA
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) Docker
3 2 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (23.81%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) CFEngine
3 5 (11.90%) Nagios
4 4 (9.52%) Zenoss
5 2 (4.76%) Ansible
6 1 (2.38%) Check_MK
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) VMware
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco
2 6 (14.29%) Juniper
3 4 (9.52%) Adobe
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) hybris
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago