Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Python
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 71 104
Rank change year-on-year -4 +33 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 27 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.44% 2.89% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 4.60% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 11
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,625 £85,000 £42,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +9.76%

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 722 674 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 65.16% 62.76% 59.15%
Number of salaries quoted 642 603 642
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £50,250 £58,250 £50,000
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 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 17 November 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 6 months to 17 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
Poole -2 13 £32,500 -13.33%
Bournemouth 0 2 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Wimborne - 2 £37,500 -
Dorchester - 1 £50,000 -
Shaftesbury - 1 £60,000 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Python.

1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) C++
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 11 (40.74%) Software Testing
4 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
5 9 (33.33%) QA
6 8 (29.63%) JIRA
6 8 (29.63%) Java
6 8 (29.63%) Windows
6 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) OO
7 7 (25.93%) Perl
7 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
8 6 (22.22%) C#
8 6 (22.22%) Data Management
8 6 (22.22%) Fault Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) TDD
9 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
9 5 (18.52%) OOP
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (18.52%) Ranorex
9 5 (18.52%) Selenium
10 4 (14.81%) Django
10 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
10 4 (14.81%) RESTful
10 4 (14.81%) Marketing
10 4 (14.81%) Mobile App

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:

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) 3G
2 1 (3.70%) 4G
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.41%) Blockchain
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) MariaDB
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) JIRA
2 5 (18.52%) Ranorex
2 5 (18.52%) Selenium
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Grunt
3 4 (14.81%) MSTest
3 4 (14.81%) NUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Electronics
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) QA Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Software QA Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Angular Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (14.81%) Graduate
3 4 (14.81%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Web Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Release Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Scientist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
1 4 (14.81%) CSS
1 4 (14.81%) Django
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) HTML5
1 4 (14.81%) Node.js
1 4 (14.81%) RESTful
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP
3 1 (3.70%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Software Testing
2 11 (40.74%) Test Automation
3 7 (25.93%) OO
3 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Data Management
4 6 (22.22%) Fault Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) OOP
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
6 4 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
6 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) ETL
7 3 (11.11%) Microservices
8 2 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C++
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) Perl
5 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 6 (22.22%) C#
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) C
7 4 (14.81%) PHP
8 2 (7.41%) Go
8 2 (7.41%) Ruby
9 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Informatica
2 2 (7.41%) Talend
3 1 (3.70%) Capita