The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
England / South West
Rank 41 51 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +36
Permanent jobs citing Python 316 279 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.36% 5.09% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.01% 8.89% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 276 246 152
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2869 3139 3322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.77% 57.25% 55.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2408 2755 2936
Median salary £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Python
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the South West region.

Python Salary Trend in the South West

Python
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in the South West

Python
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +7 134 £41,000 -18.00% 16
Bristol +3 84 £60,000 - 20
Somerset +18 32 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Devon -22 27 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire +27 26 £40,000 +45.45% 5
Dorset +20 14 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Cornwall - 2 £32,500 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Python.

1 402 (57.18%) Java
2 360 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
3 322 (45.80%) Linux
4 300 (42.67%) C++
5 253 (35.99%) Software Engineering
6 239 (34.00%) JavaScript
7 221 (31.44%) Perl
8 218 (31.01%) Security Cleared
9 196 (27.88%) C
10 179 (25.46%) C#
11 157 (22.33%) Degree
12 155 (22.05%) Big Data
13 152 (21.62%) DV Cleared
14 148 (21.05%) DevOps
15 147 (20.91%) Bash Shell
16 140 (19.91%) Scrum
17 132 (18.78%) SQL
18 129 (18.35%) Ruby
19 124 (17.64%) Hadoop
20 122 (17.35%) HTML
21 120 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
22 118 (16.79%) Telecoms
23 117 (16.64%) MySQL
24 113 (16.07%) OO
24 113 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
24 113 (16.07%) AngularJS
25 111 (15.79%) TDD
26 110 (15.65%) Unix
27 109 (15.50%) Windows
27 109 (15.50%) Puppet

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 71 (10.10%) Apache Spark
2 65 (9.25%) JBoss
3 64 (9.10%) WebLogic
4 62 (8.82%) Tomcat
5 58 (8.25%) Apache Pig
6 54 (7.68%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (5.83%) OpenStack
8 32 (4.55%) WebSphere
9 31 (4.41%) SAS
10 30 (4.27%) Confluence
11 27 (3.84%) Apache
11 27 (3.84%) Jetty
12 21 (2.99%) Apache Solr
12 21 (2.99%) Mule
12 21 (2.99%) Mule ESB
13 16 (2.28%) WebSphere Application Server
14 13 (1.85%) IIS
15 12 (1.71%) CloudStack
16 7 (1.00%) Jupyter
17 5 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (3.27%) SPSS
2 15 (2.13%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.14%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.57%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.14%) HipChat
5 1 (0.14%) MS Office
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (5.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 94 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (8.39%) SaaS
3 39 (5.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (3.84%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.56%) OpenShift
5 11 (1.56%) PaaS
6 6 (0.85%) GitHub
7 4 (0.57%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.43%) IaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.14%) G Suite
9 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.14%) Heroku
9 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.14%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.25%) Internet
2 40 (5.69%) HTTP
3 35 (4.98%) TCP/IP
4 24 (3.41%) Wireless
5 22 (3.13%) Firewall
6 21 (2.99%) SSL
7 14 (1.99%) Network Security
8 12 (1.71%) HTTPS
8 12 (1.71%) LAN
8 12 (1.71%) WAN
9 11 (1.56%) DNS
10 10 (1.42%) Modbus
10 10 (1.42%) RS-485
11 7 (1.00%) DHCP
11 7 (1.00%) LTE
12 6 (0.85%) VPN
13 5 (0.71%) MIMO
13 5 (0.71%) OFDM
14 4 (0.57%) Bluetooth
14 4 (0.57%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (22.05%) Big Data
2 124 (17.64%) Hadoop
3 117 (16.64%) MySQL
4 107 (15.22%) MongoDB
5 64 (9.10%) NoSQL
5 64 (9.10%) PostgreSQL
6 59 (8.39%) Apache Hive
6 59 (8.39%) SQL Server
7 31 (4.41%) Relational Database
8 29 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 29 (4.13%) RDBMS
8 29 (4.13%) Redis
9 21 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 21 (2.99%) Riak
10 20 (2.84%) Couchbase
11 11 (1.56%) Apache Accumulo
12 8 (1.14%) GIS
13 6 (0.85%) HBase
14 5 (0.71%) SQLite
15 4 (0.57%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 107 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 89 (12.66%) JIRA
3 68 (9.67%) Jenkins
4 64 (9.10%) Selenium
5 34 (4.84%) Cucumber
5 34 (4.84%) JUnit
6 26 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (2.99%) IntelliJ
8 18 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 18 (2.56%) JMeter
9 12 (1.71%) LoadRunner
9 12 (1.71%) Subversion
10 10 (1.42%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.28%) EasyMock
12 7 (1.00%) CodeSonar
12 7 (1.00%) git-flow
12 7 (1.00%) Grunt
12 7 (1.00%) Robot Framework
13 5 (0.71%) Hudson
14 4 (0.57%) Travis CI
General
1 118 (16.79%) Telecoms
2 108 (15.36%) Finance
3 75 (10.67%) Retail
4 54 (7.68%) Marketing
5 50 (7.11%) Games
5 50 (7.11%) Manufacturing
6 49 (6.97%) Banking
7 46 (6.54%) Electronics
8 9 (1.28%) Advertising
9 6 (0.85%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.57%) Legal
11 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 196 (27.88%) Developer
2 140 (19.91%) Software Engineer
3 100 (14.22%) Test Engineer
4 70 (9.96%) Java Developer
5 60 (8.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 57 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 51 (7.25%) Senior Developer
8 46 (6.54%) Python Developer
9 43 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
10 41 (5.83%) Java Engineer
11 39 (5.55%) Software Test Engineer
12 33 (4.69%) Architect
13 31 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
14 30 (4.27%) Test Automation Engineer
15 29 (4.13%) Consultant
16 27 (3.84%) Data Scientist
16 27 (3.84%) Java Software Engineer
17 26 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
17 26 (3.70%) Test and Integration Engineer
18 25 (3.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (17.35%) HTML
2 113 (16.07%) AngularJS
3 105 (14.94%) Spring
4 100 (14.22%) Hibernate
5 95 (13.51%) .NET
6 92 (13.09%) CSS
7 86 (12.23%) Java EE
8 71 (10.10%) XML
9 70 (9.96%) Node.js
10 67 (9.53%) Django
11 64 (9.10%) J2EE
12 62 (8.82%) jQuery
13 56 (7.97%) HTML5
14 52 (7.40%) LAMP
14 52 (7.40%) REST
14 52 (7.40%) Web Services
15 51 (7.25%) EJB
16 47 (6.69%) Apache Camel
17 44 (6.26%) React
18 41 (5.83%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.68%) Computer Science
2 58 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (6.40%) Mathematics
4 44 (6.26%) Visualisation
5 37 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (3.70%) PKI
7 20 (2.84%) Device Driver
8 17 (2.42%) Digital Media
9 16 (2.28%) Internet of Things
10 15 (2.13%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.71%) iPhone
11 12 (1.71%) Statistics
12 11 (1.56%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.56%) Wiki
13 10 (1.42%) Algorithms
13 10 (1.42%) Industrial Internet of Things
14 9 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
16 7 (1.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 322 (45.80%) Linux
2 110 (15.65%) Unix
3 109 (15.50%) Windows
4 87 (12.38%) Android
5 65 (9.25%) Apple iOS
6 32 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (3.84%) CentOS
8 23 (3.27%) Mac OS X
9 14 (1.99%) Windows Server
10 12 (1.71%) Windows Phone
11 11 (1.56%) FreeBSD
12 6 (0.85%) Debian
12 6 (0.85%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.71%) Solaris
14 3 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (51.21%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (35.99%) Software Engineering
3 148 (21.05%) DevOps
4 140 (19.91%) Scrum
5 120 (17.07%) Cybersecurity
6 113 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
6 113 (16.07%) OO
7 111 (15.79%) TDD
8 84 (11.95%) Configuration Management
9 78 (11.10%) Mentoring
10 77 (10.95%) Analytics
11 66 (9.39%) Multithreading
12 64 (9.10%) Data Analytics
12 64 (9.10%) Web Development
13 61 (8.68%) Test Scripting
14 59 (8.39%) User Stories
15 58 (8.25%) Coaching
16 55 (7.82%) Kanban
16 55 (7.82%) UML
17 54 (7.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 402 (57.18%) Java
2 300 (42.67%) C++
3 239 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 221 (31.44%) Perl
5 196 (27.88%) C
6 179 (25.46%) C#
7 147 (20.91%) Bash Shell
8 132 (18.78%) SQL
9 129 (18.35%) Ruby
10 91 (12.94%) PHP
11 62 (8.82%) Objective-C
12 42 (5.97%) PowerShell
13 40 (5.69%) Go
14 38 (5.41%) MATLAB
15 35 (4.98%) R
16 32 (4.55%) VB
17 25 (3.56%) Scala
18 22 (3.13%) Shell Script
19 18 (2.56%) Embedded C
20 11 (1.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 218 (31.01%) Security Cleared
2 157 (22.33%) Degree
3 152 (21.62%) DV Cleared
4 52 (7.40%) SC Cleared
5 30 (4.27%) PhD
6 23 (3.27%) CCNA
6 23 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (3.13%) ISTQB
7 22 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (2.99%) CompTIA Security+
8 21 (2.99%) MCSE
8 21 (2.99%) Security+ Certification
9 19 (2.70%) CISSP
9 19 (2.70%) GIAC
9 19 (2.70%) Linux+ Certification
9 19 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
9 19 (2.70%) SANS
9 19 (2.70%) SSCP
10 17 (2.42%) ISEB
11 8 (1.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.70%) QA
2 6 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.71%) MISRA
3 5 (0.71%) MISRA C
4 4 (0.57%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.43%) SLA
6 1 (0.14%) GPG13
System Software
1 61 (8.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (6.54%) Docker
3 40 (5.69%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.99%) vSphere
5 14 (1.99%) Xen
6 12 (1.71%) XenServer
7 11 (1.56%) Dovecot
7 11 (1.56%) Postfix
8 10 (1.42%) Active Directory
9 8 (1.14%) Firmware
10 4 (0.57%) Samba
10 4 (0.57%) Snort
11 3 (0.43%) NDS
11 3 (0.43%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 2 (0.28%) KVM
13 1 (0.14%) HDFS
13 1 (0.14%) LXC
13 1 (0.14%) oVirt
13 1 (0.14%) Squid
13 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 109 (15.50%) Puppet
2 63 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (7.40%) Ansible
4 37 (5.26%) Salt
5 21 (2.99%) Kibana
6 20 (2.84%) logstash
7 16 (2.28%) Cobbler
7 16 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (2.28%) Tivoli
8 8 (1.14%) Terraform
9 5 (0.71%) Nagios
10 4 (0.57%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (0.57%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.28%) Computer Incident Response Team
11 2 (0.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.28%) RSA Security Analytics
11 2 (0.28%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.14%) Grafana
12 1 (0.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 104 (14.79%) Oracle
2 67 (9.53%) VMware
3 51 (7.25%) Red Hat
4 46 (6.54%) Microsoft
5 43 (6.12%) SAP
6 32 (4.55%) HP
7 30 (4.27%) Apple
8 28 (3.98%) Atlassian
9 12 (1.71%) Cisco
9 12 (1.71%) EnterpriseDB
10 5 (0.71%) ESRI
10 5 (0.71%) Intel
11 4 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.57%) Nokia
12 2 (0.28%) Facebook
12 2 (0.28%) Google
12 2 (0.28%) Sourcefire
13 1 (0.14%) Adobe
13 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
13 1 (0.14%) Zend
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Clevedon, Avon
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol Area
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + stock options.
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits inc healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £31500 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago