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

Python
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 50 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.48% 2.94% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.84% 5.05% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 7
Median salary £32,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £75,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 307 297 364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.46% 58.12% 58.90%
Number of salaries quoted 277 266 292
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 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 June 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
Poole +6 6 £35,000 -
Bournemouth -2 5 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Wimborne - 1 £37,500 - 2
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Django
4 12 (38.71%) RESTful
4 12 (38.71%) JIRA
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
5 11 (35.48%) Grunt
5 11 (35.48%) Front End Development
5 11 (35.48%) CSS
5 11 (35.48%) Finance
6 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
6 10 (32.26%) HTML5
6 10 (32.26%) Photoshop
6 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (32.26%) Node.js
7 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (29.03%) Mobile App
7 9 (29.03%) OOP
7 9 (29.03%) Electronics
7 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
7 9 (29.03%) Marketing
8 8 (25.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
8 8 (25.81%) Programme Management
8 8 (25.81%) SAP
8 8 (25.81%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (22.58%) Java
9 7 (22.58%) PHP

Python
Co-occurring 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 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) Magnolia
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) Big Data
3 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.45%) MariaDB
4 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) JIRA
2 11 (35.48%) Grunt
3 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) MSTest
4 2 (6.45%) NUnit
4 2 (6.45%) Ranorex
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) gulp
5 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.23%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
5 1 (3.23%) Mocha
5 1 (3.23%) Protractor
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) webpack
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Electronics
2 9 (29.03%) Marketing
2 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
3 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (25.81%) Angular Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Graduate
3 8 (25.81%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Web Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Android Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Python Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Release Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) Django
2 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
2 12 (38.71%) HTML
2 12 (38.71%) RESTful
3 11 (35.48%) CSS
4 10 (32.26%) HTML5
4 10 (32.26%) Node.js
5 5 (16.13%) .NET
6 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.45%) Sass
6 2 (6.45%) SOAP
7 1 (3.23%) Java EE
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (3.23%) LAMP
7 1 (3.23%) React
7 1 (3.23%) RequireJS
7 1 (3.23%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) Spring
7 1 (3.23%) Struts
7 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) CPLD
3 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Front End Development
3 10 (32.26%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (29.03%) OOP
4 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (25.81%) Mobile Application Development
5 8 (25.81%) Programme Management
6 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Device Driver Development
8 2 (6.45%) DevOps
8 2 (6.45%) ITSM
8 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.45%) TDD
8 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) C++
2 7 (22.58%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) PHP
3 4 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) C
5 2 (6.45%) Go
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) R
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) NDS
1 1 (3.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Google
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago