Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 50 46
Rank change year-on-year +30 -4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 90 77 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.51% 5.77% 5.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 9.06% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 85 56 79
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.46% +18.57%
10th Percentile £29,150 £30,625 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 585 850 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 61.84% 63.72% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 470 720 769
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.51% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,813 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +18 43 £35,000 -26.32% 12
Bridgwater -4 15 £50,000 -
Taunton - 9 £55,000 - 2
Yeovil +3 6 £58,750 -2.08% 1
Clevedon +10 3 £50,000 -6.98%
Shepton Mallet - 2 - - 1
Street -3 1 £77,500 +19.23% 1
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 59 (65.56%) Linux
2 28 (31.11%) SQL
3 27 (30.00%) MySQL
3 27 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 26 (28.89%) CSS
4 26 (28.89%) Ruby
5 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (25.56%) PHP
5 23 (25.56%) Windows
6 22 (24.44%) Time Management
7 21 (23.33%) VMware
8 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (22.22%) Open Source
9 18 (20.00%) Unix
9 18 (20.00%) Internet
10 17 (18.89%) Retail
10 17 (18.89%) jQuery
10 17 (18.89%) DevOps
11 16 (17.78%) Machine Learning
11 16 (17.78%) PowerShell
11 16 (17.78%) Workflow
11 16 (17.78%) HTML
12 15 (16.67%) Java
12 15 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (16.67%) Project Management
12 15 (16.67%) Degree
12 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (16.67%) PHPUnit
12 15 (16.67%) REST

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 15 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 8 (8.89%) Apache
2 8 (8.89%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.56%) nginx
3 5 (5.56%) SAS
4 4 (4.44%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.00%) Internet
2 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.78%) DHCP
4 3 (3.33%) DNS
4 3 (3.33%) HTTP
5 2 (2.22%) LAN
5 2 (2.22%) SSH
5 2 (2.22%) Wireless
5 2 (2.22%) WLAN
6 1 (1.11%) Firewall
6 1 (1.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.00%) MySQL
2 12 (13.33%) Big Data
3 9 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.78%) CouchDB
6 5 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (5.56%) Redis
6 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.33%) SQLite
8 2 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.22%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.22%) GIS
8 2 (2.22%) Power BI
8 2 (2.22%) QlikView
8 2 (2.22%) Riak
8 2 (2.22%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.67%) PHPUnit
3 6 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
3 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.56%) JIRA
5 4 (4.44%) GitLab
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.22%) Selenium
7 2 (2.22%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.11%) Hudson
General
1 17 (18.89%) Retail
2 12 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.89%) Finance
4 6 (6.67%) Marketing
5 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.44%) Electronics
7 3 (3.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Developer
2 15 (16.67%) Backend Developer
2 15 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 14 (15.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) Administrator
5 9 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.89%) Data Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Data Scientist
7 7 (7.78%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Python Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Analyst
10 4 (4.44%) Junior
10 4 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (4.44%) Python Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.89%) CSS
2 17 (18.89%) jQuery
3 16 (17.78%) HTML
4 15 (16.67%) Laravel
4 15 (16.67%) REST
5 8 (8.89%) JSON
6 7 (7.78%) .NET
7 6 (6.67%) Django
7 6 (6.67%) JSP
7 6 (6.67%) Middleware
7 6 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (5.56%) MLlib
8 5 (5.56%) Pandas
8 5 (5.56%) scikit-learn
9 4 (4.44%) RESTful
10 3 (3.33%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.33%) D3.js
10 3 (3.33%) XML
11 2 (2.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.78%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.11%) Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.11%) Life Science
6 1 (1.11%) Replication
6 1 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 59 (65.56%) Linux
2 23 (25.56%) Windows
3 18 (20.00%) Unix
4 8 (8.89%) Ubuntu
4 8 (8.89%) Windows 10
4 8 (8.89%) Windows 7
5 7 (7.78%) Debian
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.33%) Android
8 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.11%) CentOS
10 1 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (24.44%) Time Management
3 20 (22.22%) Open Source
4 17 (18.89%) DevOps
5 16 (17.78%) Machine Learning
5 16 (17.78%) Workflow
6 15 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (16.67%) Data Science
6 15 (16.67%) Project Management
7 14 (15.56%) Analytics
7 14 (15.56%) Deep Learning
8 13 (14.44%) Software Engineering
9 12 (13.33%) ETL
10 11 (12.22%) OO
11 10 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 9 (10.00%) Configuration Management
12 9 (10.00%) Data Engineering
12 9 (10.00%) SDLC
12 9 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.11%) SQL
2 26 (28.89%) Ruby
3 23 (25.56%) PHP
4 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.78%) PowerShell
6 15 (16.67%) Java
7 14 (15.56%) Scala
8 12 (13.33%) Bash Shell
9 11 (12.22%) C
9 11 (12.22%) C#
9 11 (12.22%) C++
10 9 (10.00%) R
11 7 (7.78%) Perl
12 3 (3.33%) TypeScript
13 2 (2.22%) Erlang
13 2 (2.22%) Go
14 1 (1.11%) Groovy
14 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) CCNA
2 4 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) ISEB
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.11%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 20 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.56%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (8.89%) Docker
5 7 (7.78%) KVM
6 5 (5.56%) Xen
7 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.33%) HDFS
9 2 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (2.22%) Corosync
9 2 (2.22%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.11%) Btrfs
10 1 (1.11%) Ceph
10 1 (1.11%) DRBD
10 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (14.44%) Ansible
2 10 (11.11%) Puppet
3 6 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.56%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.33%) Terraform
6 2 (2.22%) Ganeti
6 2 (2.22%) Marathon
6 2 (2.22%) Mesos
6 2 (2.22%) Pacemaker
7 1 (1.11%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.11%) Check_MK
7 1 (1.11%) Nagios
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.11%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 21 (23.33%) VMware
2 11 (12.22%) Cisco
3 9 (10.00%) Citrix
3 9 (10.00%) Mitel
4 8 (8.89%) Tableau
5 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.44%) SAP
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle
7 3 (3.33%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.11%) Google
8 1 (1.11%) Juniper
8 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.11%) Veeam