Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +44
Permanent jobs citing Python 36 80 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.90% 10.42% 13.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.69% 15.72% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 74 62
Devon median annual salary £54,297 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.79% +3.45% -26.02%
10th Percentile £29,025 £23,825 £21,500
90th Percentile £79,875 £60,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

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 308 509 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 59.00% 66.28% 71.94%
Number of salaries quoted 253 460 391
Devon median annual salary £44,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.14% +7.69% +1.60%
10th Percentile £27,300 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,400 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% +4.49% +4.00%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -32 15 £70,000 +86.67% 2
Plymouth +7 8 £32,500 +25.00% 7
Torquay - 3 £47,500 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £47,500 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
3 13 (36.11%) Mathematics
4 12 (33.33%) R
4 12 (33.33%) C++
5 11 (30.56%) SQL
5 11 (30.56%) Data Science
6 10 (27.78%) Analytics
6 10 (27.78%) Linux
6 10 (27.78%) Java
7 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
8 7 (19.44%) C
8 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
8 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
8 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
9 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (16.67%) Statistics
9 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 6 (16.67%) C#
9 6 (16.67%) Perl
10 5 (13.89%) HTML
10 5 (13.89%) CSS
10 5 (13.89%) PhD
10 5 (13.89%) SMS
10 5 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree

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 (8.33%) Confluence
1 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 3 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) SMS
2 4 (11.11%) Wireless
3 3 (8.33%) LAN
3 3 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) QGIS
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.78%) GIS
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Redis
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.78%) Grunt
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Data Scientist
3 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Data Scientist
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Angular Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.33%) React Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Developer in Test
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Support
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) PostGIS
3 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.33%) JSON
3 3 (8.33%) Laravel
3 3 (8.33%) React
3 3 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) NumPy
5 1 (2.78%) Ajax
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) Django
5 1 (2.78%) Flask
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) LDAP
5 1 (2.78%) Sass
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Algorithms
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Mathematics
2 11 (30.56%) Data Science
3 10 (27.78%) Analytics
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
6 6 (16.67%) Statistics
6 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
7 4 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) MVC
7 4 (11.11%) Service Design
7 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.33%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning
8 3 (8.33%) OO
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) C++
1 12 (33.33%) R
2 11 (30.56%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 7 (19.44%) Bash Shell
4 7 (19.44%) C
4 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.67%) C#
5 6 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (11.11%) AWK
6 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) Ruby
8 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.78%) ES6
9 1 (2.78%) Go
9 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.78%) Scala
9 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (13.89%) PhD
4 2 (5.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) COBIT
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
1 1 (2.78%) GlusterFS
1 1 (2.78%) NFS
1 1 (2.78%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.78%) Mesos
1 1 (2.78%) Nagios
1 1 (2.78%) Rancher
1 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.78%) Apple
2 1 (2.78%) Google