Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 16 40
Rank change year-on-year -11 +24 +23
Permanent jobs citing Python 48 112 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 8.60% 14.23% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.77% 21.54% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 41 107 24
Devon median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +60.00% -52.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £43,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +7.59%

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 376 520 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 67.38% 66.07% 61.34%
Number of salaries quoted 336 477 375
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,398 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -28 25 £36,063 -19.86% 1
Plymouth -5 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Torquay - 3 £47,500 - 1
Newton Abbot - 1 £47,500 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for Python.

1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 18 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 18 (37.50%) Linux
3 15 (31.25%) SQL
3 15 (31.25%) Algorithms
4 14 (29.17%) Java
4 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
6 12 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 12 (25.00%) R
6 12 (25.00%) Analytics
6 12 (25.00%) C++
7 10 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 8 (16.67%) Statistics
9 7 (14.58%) Data Architecture
9 7 (14.58%) PostGIS
9 7 (14.58%) QGIS
9 7 (14.58%) Service Design
9 7 (14.58%) Numerate Degree
10 6 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 6 (12.50%) HTML
10 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.50%) CSS
11 5 (10.42%) Perl
11 5 (10.42%) PhD

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 2 (4.17%) Apache
1 2 (4.17%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Wireless
2 2 (4.17%) 3G
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.58%) QGIS
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) Redis
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) Grunt
2 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.17%) Selenium
2 2 (4.17%) webpack
General
1 2 (4.17%) Retail
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Data Scientist
2 10 (20.83%) Senior Data Scientist
3 9 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Developer in Test
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.17%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Support Officer
7 2 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) PostGIS
2 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
3 5 (10.42%) NumPy
4 2 (4.17%) Ajax
4 2 (4.17%) CSS3
4 2 (4.17%) Django
4 2 (4.17%) Flask
4 2 (4.17%) HTML5
4 2 (4.17%) jQuery
4 2 (4.17%) JSON
4 2 (4.17%) Sass
4 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (2.08%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Algorithms
2 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.08%) Smart City
5 1 (2.08%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.17%) Unix
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 12 (25.00%) Analytics
3 12 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 8 (16.67%) Statistics
5 7 (14.58%) Data Architecture
5 7 (14.58%) Service Design
6 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.42%) Open Source
8 4 (8.33%) DevOps
8 4 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.25%) Predictive Modelling
9 3 (6.25%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) Java
3 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (25.00%) C++
3 12 (25.00%) R
4 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.42%) Perl
6 4 (8.33%) C#
6 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.25%) AWK
7 3 (6.25%) C
7 3 (6.25%) Ruby
8 2 (4.17%) ECMAScript
8 2 (4.17%) ES6
8 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (10.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) COBIT
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
1 1 (2.08%) GlusterFS
1 1 (2.08%) NFS
1 1 (2.08%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.08%) Mesos
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
1 1 (2.08%) Rancher
1 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.08%) Apple
2 1 (2.08%) Tableau