The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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
Devon / Plymouth
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 3.51% 30.77% 16.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.35% 38.71% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Median salary £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.75%  
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 Plymouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46 31 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 80.70% 79.49% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 35
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -8.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £28,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £38,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth 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 Plymouth

Python
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Python in Plymouth

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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Python.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Django
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Django Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Python/Django Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Python Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Django
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CGI
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Social Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sophos
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago