Period
to 20 November 2018

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 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 78 74
Rank change year-on-year +50 -4 +30
Permanent jobs citing Python 110 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.26% 2.32% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.91% 3.56% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 111 25 28
Dorset median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -27.78% +28.57%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,000 £85,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 791 731 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 66.58% 65.27% 62.92%
Number of salaries quoted 712 651 599
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,250 £59,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

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 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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 6 months to 20 November 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
Bournemouth +31 40 £61,250 +88.46% 4
Poole +16 34 £50,000 +53.85%
Dorchester +7 29 £50,000 - 9
Blandford Forum - 8 £37,500 - 2
Ferndown - 6 £37,500 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Python.

1 48 (43.64%) C
2 44 (40.00%) Java
3 41 (37.27%) Linux
4 40 (36.36%) C++
5 36 (32.73%) SQL
6 35 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (29.09%) Software Engineering
8 26 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (22.73%) Windows
10 22 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
11 21 (19.09%) DevOps
11 21 (19.09%) Jenkins
12 20 (18.18%) Finance
12 20 (18.18%) Unit Testing
13 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (17.27%) Docker
14 18 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
15 17 (15.45%) C#
15 17 (15.45%) VMware
15 17 (15.45%) Ansible
16 16 (14.55%) Bash Shell
17 15 (13.64%) MongoDB
17 15 (13.64%) Node.js
17 15 (13.64%) Public Cloud
17 15 (13.64%) JavaScript
17 15 (13.64%) MySQL
18 14 (12.73%) Degree
18 14 (12.73%) QA
19 13 (11.82%) Computer Science

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 2 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (11.82%) GitHub
5 3 (2.73%) Google Container Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) 4G
1 13 (11.82%) LAN
1 13 (11.82%) WAN
2 11 (10.00%) 3G
2 11 (10.00%) VoIP
3 2 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.91%) DHCP
4 1 (0.91%) DNS
4 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.91%) FTP
4 1 (0.91%) ISUP
4 1 (0.91%) SCCP
4 1 (0.91%) SMS
4 1 (0.91%) SNMP
4 1 (0.91%) SS7
4 1 (0.91%) Telnet
4 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 15 (13.64%) MySQL
2 10 (9.09%) MariaDB
2 10 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.45%) Spotfire
5 5 (4.55%) Power BI
5 5 (4.55%) QlikView
5 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.73%) Big Data
7 2 (1.82%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.82%) Bigtable
7 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.91%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Jenkins
2 8 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.73%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.82%) Robot Framework
5 2 (1.82%) Selenium
6 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 20 (18.18%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.45%) Banking
4 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.00%) Developer
2 29 (26.36%) Software Engineer
3 21 (19.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 17 (15.45%) Architect
4 17 (15.45%) Cloud Architect
4 17 (15.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 17 (15.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (12.73%) Junior
6 13 (11.82%) C Software Engineer
6 13 (11.82%) Junior Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Python Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Python Software Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Analytics Manager
8 8 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Java Engineer
8 8 (7.27%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Python Developer
9 7 (6.36%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.64%) Node.js
2 8 (7.27%) AngularJS
2 8 (7.27%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (7.27%) Ember.js
2 8 (7.27%) KnockoutJS
2 8 (7.27%) React
2 8 (7.27%) Redux
2 8 (7.27%) REST
2 8 (7.27%) Vue.js
3 7 (6.36%) HTML
4 6 (5.45%) XML
5 5 (4.55%) .NET
5 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.91%) CSS
6 1 (0.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Public Cloud
2 13 (11.82%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.64%) ASIC
5 4 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.82%) Social Media
8 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.27%) Linux
2 25 (22.73%) Windows
3 13 (11.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.09%) Software Engineering
3 21 (19.09%) DevOps
4 20 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 18 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (11.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (11.82%) Scrum
7 10 (9.09%) ITIL
8 8 (7.27%) Analytics
8 8 (7.27%) Innovative Thinking
8 8 (7.27%) Microservices
8 8 (7.27%) SDLC
8 8 (7.27%) Test Automation
9 7 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.36%) Critical Thinking
9 7 (6.36%) ETL
9 7 (6.36%) Time Management
10 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.45%) OO
10 6 (5.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (43.64%) C
2 44 (40.00%) Java
3 40 (36.36%) C++
4 36 (32.73%) SQL
5 17 (15.45%) C#
6 16 (14.55%) Bash Shell
7 15 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 12 (10.91%) Perl
9 11 (10.00%) Go
10 9 (8.18%) PHP
11 5 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (3.64%) Embedded C
12 4 (3.64%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.82%) R
13 2 (1.82%) Ruby
13 2 (1.82%) VBA
14 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) Degree
2 13 (11.82%) MCITP
2 13 (11.82%) MCSE
2 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (11.82%) RHCE
2 13 (11.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (9.09%) AWS Certification
3 10 (9.09%) MCSA
4 6 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) PMO
3 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (17.27%) Docker
2 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (15.45%) Ansible
2 4 (3.64%) Puppet
3 3 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.45%) VMware
3 13 (11.82%) Google
3 13 (11.82%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle
4 5 (4.55%) Tableau
5 4 (3.64%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.91%) Informatica
6 1 (0.91%) Talend