Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 24 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 +36
Permanent jobs citing Python 61 53 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.20% 8.97% 15.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.86% 13.45% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 52 46 108
Devon median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +70.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,008 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,975 £75,000 £85,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 279 394 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 55.80% 66.67% 67.07%
Number of salaries quoted 233 353 463
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.86% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,396 £23,497
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £44,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.55% +3.44% +3.90%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Devon

Python
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Devon.

Salary trend for Python in Devon

Python
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Devon over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Devon

Python
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +15 32 £47,500 +35.71% 10
Plymouth +10 21 £40,000 +23.08% 5
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Python.

1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) Jenkins
3 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 18 (29.51%) MySQL
5 17 (27.87%) Firmware
5 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
6 16 (26.23%) PHP
6 16 (26.23%) SQL
6 16 (26.23%) TeamCity
6 16 (26.23%) BDD
7 15 (24.59%) Bash Shell
7 15 (24.59%) Linux
7 15 (24.59%) Scrum
8 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
9 13 (21.31%) System Testing
9 13 (21.31%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (21.31%) Django
9 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (19.67%) Open Source
10 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (18.03%) Electronics
11 11 (18.03%) Java
12 10 (16.39%) Windows
12 10 (16.39%) Internet
12 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
13 9 (14.75%) Degree
13 9 (14.75%) MVC
14 8 (13.11%) HTML
14 8 (13.11%) SQL Server

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (4.92%) SAS
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Drupal
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SPSS
2 1 (1.64%) InVision
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.92%) PaaS
2 3 (4.92%) SaaS
3 2 (3.28%) GitHub
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) SSH
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) MySQL
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.92%) OLTP
5 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.28%) Big Data
7 1 (1.64%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.64%) DB2
7 1 (1.64%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (1.64%) GIS
7 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.64%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Jenkins
2 16 (26.23%) TeamCity
3 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.84%) Xdebug
5 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 3 (4.92%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.28%) GitLab
6 2 (3.28%) gulp
6 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.64%) Bower
7 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.64%) JUnit
7 1 (1.64%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.64%) Maven
7 1 (1.64%) Selenium
7 1 (1.64%) Subversion
7 1 (1.64%) webpack
General
1 11 (18.03%) Electronics
2 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.20%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Test Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) PHP Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Administrator
6 3 (4.92%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 3 (4.92%) DBA
6 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.92%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (3.28%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (3.28%) C/C++ Developer
7 2 (3.28%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 2 (3.28%) C++/C# Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Data Scientist
7 2 (3.28%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Django
2 8 (13.11%) CodeIgniter
2 8 (13.11%) HTML
3 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.84%) CSS
4 6 (9.84%) Web Services
5 4 (6.56%) .NET
6 3 (4.92%) Ext JS
6 3 (4.92%) JSON
6 3 (4.92%) Laravel
6 3 (4.92%) MDX
6 3 (4.92%) Node.js
6 3 (4.92%) Qt
6 3 (4.92%) React
6 3 (4.92%) XML
7 2 (3.28%) amCharts
7 2 (3.28%) D3.js
7 2 (3.28%) Phalcon
7 2 (3.28%) REST
7 2 (3.28%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (11.48%) Smart Home
3 6 (9.84%) User Experience
4 5 (8.20%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.92%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.64%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) Windows
3 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.92%) CentOS
4 3 (4.92%) Unix
5 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.64%) Debian
6 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
3 16 (26.23%) BDD
4 15 (24.59%) Scrum
5 13 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (21.31%) System Testing
6 12 (19.67%) Open Source
7 11 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.75%) MVC
9 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
10 7 (11.48%) Analytics
10 7 (11.48%) Energy Management
11 6 (9.84%) Integration Testing
11 6 (9.84%) OO
11 6 (9.84%) OOP
12 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
12 5 (8.20%) Project Management
12 5 (8.20%) TDD
12 5 (8.20%) Time Management
13 4 (6.56%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
2 16 (26.23%) PHP
2 16 (26.23%) SQL
3 15 (24.59%) Bash Shell
4 11 (18.03%) Java
5 7 (11.48%) C
6 6 (9.84%) C++
7 5 (8.20%) R
8 4 (6.56%) C#
9 3 (4.92%) Go
9 3 (4.92%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.92%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.92%) Ruby
9 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.64%) ES6
10 1 (1.64%) Groovy
10 1 (1.64%) Perl
10 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) RHCE
2 4 (6.56%) RHCSA
3 3 (4.92%) MCITP
3 3 (4.92%) MCSE
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.92%) PhD
4 2 (3.28%) CCNA
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) MISRA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Firmware
2 3 (4.92%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Ansible
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.28%) Puppet
4 1 (1.64%) Graylog
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.56%) Splunk
2 3 (4.92%) Google
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Sencha
3 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.28%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe
4 1 (1.64%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 1 (1.64%) Informatica