The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
South West / Dorset
Rank 44 74 70
Rank change year-on-year +30 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.61% 1.54% 3.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 2.76% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 19
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £36,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 250 398 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.27% 55.74% 70.47%
Number of salaries quoted 233 303 486
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Dorset

Python
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Python in Dorset

Python
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Dorset over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Dorset

Python
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Bournemouth +30 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Sturminster Newton - 3 £35,000 -
Blandford Forum - 1 £30,000 -
Dorchester - 1 £45,000 -
Wimborne - 1 £40,000 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Python.

1 11 (55.00%) Django
2 10 (50.00%) RESTful
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (25.00%) JIRA
6 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
7 4 (20.00%) Open Source
7 4 (20.00%) Node.js
7 4 (20.00%) Grunt
7 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (15.00%) E-Discovery
8 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (15.00%) Sass
8 3 (15.00%) HTML5
8 3 (15.00%) WFM
8 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
8 3 (15.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
8 3 (15.00%) QA
8 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (15.00%) Perl

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.00%) Redis
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) Grunt
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) gulp
4 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
4 1 (5.00%) Mocha
4 1 (5.00%) Protractor
4 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Python Developer
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Python Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Django
2 10 (50.00%) RESTful
3 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (30.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) Node.js
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5
5 3 (15.00%) Sass
6 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) Flask
7 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.00%) Pyramid
7 1 (5.00%) React
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) CPLD
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (20.00%) Open Source
3 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) E-Discovery
3 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) WFM
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) R
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) NDS
1 3 (15.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
Poole, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £21000 - £22500 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago