Period
to 21 September 2018

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 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 25 11
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 29 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 18.35% 3.85% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.87% 5.33% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 19
Plymouth median annual salary £40,000 £31,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.98% -2.31% +12.07%
10th Percentile £28,350 £27,000 £25,800
90th Percentile £67,000 £36,100 £36,250
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £30,525 £50,000
% change year-on-year +31.04% -38.95% +72.41%

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 Plymouth with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 91 75 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 57.59% 72.12% 77.89%
Number of salaries quoted 66 67 72
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.80%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £53,125
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.78%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

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

Python
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Plymouth over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Python.

1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) TeamCity
2 21 (72.41%) Firmware
2 21 (72.41%) BDD
3 18 (62.07%) Embedded Systems
3 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
3 18 (62.07%) Scrum
3 18 (62.07%) System Testing
3 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
4 13 (44.83%) Electronics
4 13 (44.83%) Manufacturing
4 13 (44.83%) Internet
5 10 (34.48%) Energy Management
5 10 (34.48%) Smart Home
6 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
6 8 (27.59%) MVC
7 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.69%) PHP
7 6 (20.69%) HTML
7 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.24%) JSON
8 5 (17.24%) JIRA
8 5 (17.24%) C
8 5 (17.24%) C#
8 5 (17.24%) C++
8 5 (17.24%) .NET
8 5 (17.24%) MySQL
8 5 (17.24%) CSS

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 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) Drupal
2 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) SMS
3 1 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 2 (6.90%) Data Lake
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 21 (72.41%) TeamCity
2 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
4 5 (17.24%) JIRA
5 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (44.83%) Electronics
1 13 (44.83%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Test Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C/C++ Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) React Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
2 5 (17.24%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) JSON
2 5 (17.24%) Laravel
2 5 (17.24%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) Ext JS
3 3 (10.34%) Qt
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) React
5 1 (3.45%) Celery
5 1 (3.45%) Django
5 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (34.48%) Smart Home
3 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) BDD
3 18 (62.07%) Scrum
3 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
3 18 (62.07%) System Testing
4 10 (34.48%) Energy Management
5 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
5 8 (27.59%) MVC
5 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Content Management
8 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.90%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (6.90%) Information Management
8 2 (6.90%) Master Data Management
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
1 6 (20.69%) PHP
2 5 (17.24%) C
2 5 (17.24%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) R
5 1 (3.45%) Java
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Sencha