Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Devon
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 38 19
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19 +34
Permanent jobs citing Python 55 46 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.81% 7.23% 11.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.60% 10.62% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 74
Devon median annual salary £45,000 £31,513 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.80% -36.98% +40.45%
10th Percentile £27,750 £23,497 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,750 £93,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 267 433 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 52.46% 68.08% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 223 398 423
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £36,742 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.06% +4.98% -2.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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
Plymouth +20 28 £40,000 +23.08% 5
Exeter +14 21 £50,500 +76.63% 10
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
3 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 22 (40.00%) Firmware
4 21 (38.18%) TeamCity
4 21 (38.18%) BDD
5 18 (32.73%) System Testing
5 18 (32.73%) Scrum
5 18 (32.73%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (29.09%) SQL
7 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 14 (25.45%) PHP
8 14 (25.45%) MySQL
8 14 (25.45%) Electronics
9 13 (23.64%) Manufacturing
9 13 (23.64%) Internet
10 12 (21.82%) Java
10 12 (21.82%) Open Source
11 11 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (20.00%) MVC
11 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 10 (18.18%) Smart Home
12 10 (18.18%) Energy Management
13 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
13 9 (16.36%) Degree
13 9 (16.36%) OO
14 8 (14.55%) C
14 8 (14.55%) C++
14 8 (14.55%) Integration Testing
14 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration

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 4 (7.27%) Confluence
1 4 (7.27%) OpenStack
1 4 (7.27%) SAS
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) Drupal
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.45%) PaaS
3 3 (5.45%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) SMS
3 1 (1.82%) SSH
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) OLTP
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.64%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.64%) DB2
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.82%) GIS
Development Applications
1 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
2 21 (38.18%) TeamCity
3 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 5 (9.09%) Xdebug
5 4 (7.27%) JIRA
6 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.45%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.82%) JUnit
7 1 (1.82%) Maven
7 1 (1.82%) Subversion
7 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (25.45%) Electronics
2 13 (23.64%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Test Engineer
2 19 (34.55%) Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 9 (16.36%) PHP Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Angular Developer
5 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.27%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Data Scientist
5 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (7.27%) React Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) DBA
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
1 7 (12.73%) HTML
1 7 (12.73%) React
2 6 (10.91%) Django
3 5 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 4 (7.27%) JSON
4 4 (7.27%) Laravel
4 4 (7.27%) XML
5 3 (5.45%) MDX
5 3 (5.45%) Node.js
5 3 (5.45%) Web Services
6 2 (3.64%) .NET
6 2 (3.64%) LAMP
7 1 (1.82%) Celery
7 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.82%) J2EE
7 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.82%) Spring
7 1 (1.82%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (18.18%) Smart Home
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (38.18%) BDD
4 18 (32.73%) Scrum
4 18 (32.73%) System Testing
5 12 (21.82%) Open Source
6 11 (20.00%) MVC
6 11 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (18.18%) Energy Management
8 9 (16.36%) OO
9 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (14.55%) Integration Testing
9 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
10 7 (12.73%) Data Science
11 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 5 (9.09%) Microservices
11 5 (9.09%) OOP
12 4 (7.27%) Mathematics
12 4 (7.27%) TDD
12 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) SQL
2 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.45%) PHP
4 12 (21.82%) Java
5 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
6 8 (14.55%) C
6 8 (14.55%) C++
7 7 (12.73%) R
8 5 (9.09%) C#
9 4 (7.27%) Go
9 4 (7.27%) MATLAB
9 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
10 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.82%) Perl
11 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) MCITP
2 3 (5.45%) MCSE
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.45%) RHCE
2 3 (5.45%) RHCSA
3 2 (3.64%) PhD
3 2 (3.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) MISRA
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) Firmware
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.64%) Docker
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Google
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Informatica
3 1 (1.82%) VMware