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

Python
Devon / Plymouth
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 9 21
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 3.64% 17.54% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 21.28% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.93% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 44 47 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 80.00% 82.46% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 34
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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

Python
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Django
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Wiki
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source Development
3 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) oVirt
3 1 (16.67%) Social Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) API Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios

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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Django Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Python Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) CGI
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CCTV
1 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) SUSE
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) API Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source Development
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Social Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) oVirt
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sophos
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
Plymouth
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago