Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 55 70
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 -23
Permanent jobs citing Python 73 64 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.91% 5.09% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.49% 7.69% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 70 41
Somerset median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,935 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,550 £60,125 £71,250
South West median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 769 832 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 62.22% 66.19% 62.30%
Number of salaries quoted 663 722 689
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +3.85% +4.00%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Somerset

Python
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Python in Somerset

Python
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Somerset

Python
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Bath -13 38 £47,500 +5.56% 12
Bridgwater - 15 £50,000 - 2
Clevedon - 8 £53,750 -
Street +9 4 - -
Portishead - 1 £42,500 -
Frome - 1 - -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Python.

1 36 (49.32%) Linux
2 29 (39.73%) Git (software)
3 23 (31.51%) REST
4 20 (27.40%) MySQL
5 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (26.03%) jQuery
6 18 (24.66%) Open Source
6 18 (24.66%) CSS
7 17 (23.29%) Ruby
8 16 (21.92%) PHP
8 16 (21.92%) Unix
8 16 (21.92%) Project Management
8 16 (21.92%) Analytics
9 15 (20.55%) PHPUnit
9 15 (20.55%) Laravel
9 15 (20.55%) Time Management
9 15 (20.55%) Internet
9 15 (20.55%) SQL
9 15 (20.55%) Retail
9 15 (20.55%) Workflow
10 14 (19.18%) Django
10 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
11 13 (17.81%) Java
11 13 (17.81%) OO
12 12 (16.44%) Docker
13 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (13.70%) DevOps
14 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
14 10 (13.70%) Microservices
15 9 (12.33%) Digital Analytics

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (5.48%) nginx
2 3 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.37%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) Gunicorn
3 1 (1.37%) JBoss
3 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (1.37%) IaaS
3 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) Internet
2 6 (8.22%) HTTP
3 2 (2.74%) Skype
4 1 (1.37%) 3G
4 1 (1.37%) 4G
4 1 (1.37%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.37%) ICMP
4 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.37%) IPv4
4 1 (1.37%) IPv6
4 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) MySQL
2 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.59%) RDBMS
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.11%) Big Data
6 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.11%) Redis
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.11%) SSDT
7 2 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.37%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 29 (39.73%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.55%) PHPUnit
3 8 (10.96%) GitLab
4 7 (9.59%) Cucumber
4 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.85%) Selenium
6 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.74%) JIRA
8 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.37%) JUnit
8 1 (1.37%) Moq
8 1 (1.37%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.37%) NUnit
8 1 (1.37%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (20.55%) Retail
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) Python Developer
3 15 (20.55%) PHP Developer
4 7 (9.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Tester
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) DevOps Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Support
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) REST
2 19 (26.03%) jQuery
3 18 (24.66%) CSS
4 15 (20.55%) Laravel
5 14 (19.18%) Django
6 9 (12.33%) .NET
7 8 (10.96%) Web Services
8 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.22%) React
9 3 (4.11%) HTML
9 3 (4.11%) Node.js
10 2 (2.74%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (2.74%) Pandas
10 2 (2.74%) Sass
10 2 (2.74%) Spring
10 2 (2.74%) SQLAlchemy
11 1 (1.37%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (1.37%) Spring Boot
11 1 (1.37%) TensorFlow
11 1 (1.37%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) User Experience
4 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.74%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.74%) Robotics
6 1 (1.37%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.37%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Linux
2 16 (21.92%) Unix
3 8 (10.96%) Windows
4 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.37%) Android
6 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.37%) Debian
6 1 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.37%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.66%) Open Source
3 16 (21.92%) Analytics
3 16 (21.92%) Project Management
4 15 (20.55%) Time Management
4 15 (20.55%) Workflow
5 13 (17.81%) OO
6 10 (13.70%) DevOps
6 10 (13.70%) Microservices
6 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
7 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.33%) Digital Analytics
8 8 (10.96%) TDD
9 7 (9.59%) Data Science
9 7 (9.59%) High Availability
10 6 (8.22%) BDD
10 6 (8.22%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (6.85%) Data Management
11 5 (6.85%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) Ruby
2 16 (21.92%) PHP
3 15 (20.55%) SQL
4 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.81%) Java
6 8 (10.96%) C#
6 8 (10.96%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.22%) C++
7 6 (8.22%) R
8 5 (6.85%) Groovy
9 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.48%) C
9 4 (5.48%) Perl
10 3 (4.11%) VB
11 2 (2.74%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.37%) Dart
12 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.37%) Go
12 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) CCNA
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.37%) PhD
2 1 (1.37%) RHCE
2 1 (1.37%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) Docker
2 2 (2.74%) KVM
3 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.37%) Corosync
3 1 (1.37%) Gluster
3 1 (1.37%) HDFS
3 1 (1.37%) iptables
3 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Ansible
2 7 (9.59%) Kubernetes
3 5 (6.85%) Puppet
4 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.37%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.37%) Ganeti
5 1 (1.37%) Grafana
5 1 (1.37%) Graylog
5 1 (1.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.37%) Kibana
5 1 (1.37%) Marathon
5 1 (1.37%) Mesos
5 1 (1.37%) Nagios
5 1 (1.37%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.37%) Packer
5 1 (1.37%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) Google
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle
2 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.37%) Capita
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco
2 1 (1.37%) Infobright
2 1 (1.37%) New Relic
2 1 (1.37%) PagerDuty
2 1 (1.37%) Qualys
2 1 (1.37%) Splunk
2 1 (1.37%) Twitter
2 1 (1.37%) VMware