Period
to 20 September 2019

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 20 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 22 52
Rank change year-on-year +10 +30 -23
Permanent jobs citing Python 100 75 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.32% 8.69% 5.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.74% 14.56% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79 59 47
Somerset median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,550 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £58,350
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 460 515 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 61.25% 59.68% 61.68%
Number of salaries quoted 394 431 676
Somerset median annual salary £42,784 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,075 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 20 September 2019.

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 20 September 2019. 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
Taunton +23 34 £38,187 +3.21%
Bath -3 34 £46,500 +32.86% 21
Yeovil +16 13 £46,000 -51.58% 2
Street +11 12 £70,000 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 2019, 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 42 (42.00%) Linux
2 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (33.00%) Scala
4 32 (32.00%) Java
5 31 (31.00%) SQL
6 29 (29.00%) Big Data
7 26 (26.00%) Degree
8 24 (24.00%) Data Science
9 23 (23.00%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (23.00%) Geospatial Data
10 22 (22.00%) Analytics
11 21 (21.00%) Windows
12 20 (20.00%) Machine Learning
12 20 (20.00%) DevOps
13 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
13 19 (19.00%) Ruby
14 18 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (16.00%) R
15 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
15 16 (16.00%) ETL
16 15 (15.00%) Docker
16 15 (15.00%) Data Engineering
17 14 (14.00%) Bash Shell
17 14 (14.00%) C#
18 13 (13.00%) C++
18 13 (13.00%) Apache
18 13 (13.00%) Ubuntu
18 13 (13.00%) AWS
19 12 (12.00%) CentOS
19 12 (12.00%) Deep Learning

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 13 (13.00%) Apache
2 4 (4.00%) Tornado
3 3 (3.00%) ArcGIS
3 3 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.00%) nginx
4 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.00%) Jupyter
5 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.00%) AWS
2 10 (10.00%) IaaS
3 7 (7.00%) Azure
4 6 (6.00%) Serverless
5 5 (5.00%) GCP
6 4 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.00%) Slack
8 2 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.00%) Cloudflare
9 1 (1.00%) GitHub
9 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
9 1 (1.00%) PaaS
9 1 (1.00%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.00%) SurveyMonkey
9 1 (1.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.00%) DNS
2 3 (3.00%) VLAN
3 2 (2.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.00%) Network Security
3 2 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.00%) SSH
3 2 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (1.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.00%) Big Data
2 23 (23.00%) Geospatial Data
3 8 (8.00%) GIS
4 7 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.00%) Redis
5 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.00%) CouchDB
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.00%) Riak
8 2 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.00%) MySQL
9 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (9.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 7 (7.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.00%) GitLab
4 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.00%) Selenium
5 3 (3.00%) Protractor
5 3 (3.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.00%) Spinnaker
7 1 (1.00%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.00%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (5.00%) Banking
1 5 (5.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (4.00%) Military
3 3 (3.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Publishing
5 1 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (25.00%) Developer
2 14 (14.00%) Data Engineer
2 14 (14.00%) Software Engineer
3 12 (12.00%) Data Scientist
4 11 (11.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Senior Data Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Junior
7 5 (5.00%) Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Junior Software Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Configuration Analyst
9 3 (3.00%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Operations Analyst
9 3 (3.00%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (3.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) CSS
1 11 (11.00%) HTML
2 9 (9.00%) JSP
2 9 (9.00%) Middleware
3 6 (6.00%) Django
4 5 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.00%) React
5 4 (4.00%) Web Services
6 3 (3.00%) Flask
6 3 (3.00%) GraphQL
6 3 (3.00%) Node.js
6 3 (3.00%) React Native
7 2 (2.00%) .NET
7 2 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (2.00%) HTML5
7 2 (2.00%) Kafka
7 2 (2.00%) Redux
7 2 (2.00%) REST
7 2 (2.00%) Sensu
7 2 (2.00%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (6.00%) Clustering
3 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.00%) Lidar
4 4 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.00%) Blog
5 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.00%) User Experience
7 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.00%) Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.00%) Linux
2 21 (21.00%) Windows
3 13 (13.00%) Ubuntu
4 12 (12.00%) CentOS
5 9 (9.00%) Debian
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.00%) Unix
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.00%) Android
9 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.00%) Fedora
9 1 (1.00%) Solaris
9 1 (1.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.00%) Data Science
3 23 (23.00%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (22.00%) Analytics
5 20 (20.00%) DevOps
5 20 (20.00%) Machine Learning
6 16 (16.00%) ETL
6 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.00%) Data Engineering
8 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (12.00%) Deep Learning
8 12 (12.00%) Mathematics
9 11 (11.00%) Computer Science
9 11 (11.00%) Test Automation
10 10 (10.00%) Coaching
10 10 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 10 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
10 10 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 9 (9.00%) OOD
11 9 (9.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.00%) Scala
2 32 (32.00%) Java
3 31 (31.00%) SQL
4 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.00%) Ruby
5 16 (16.00%) R
6 14 (14.00%) Bash Shell
6 14 (14.00%) C#
7 13 (13.00%) C++
8 11 (11.00%) Perl
8 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (9.00%) Go
9 9 (9.00%) MATLAB
9 9 (9.00%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.00%) C
11 3 (3.00%) VBA
12 2 (2.00%) Clojure
12 2 (2.00%) Erlang
13 1 (1.00%) PHP
13 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Degree
2 11 (11.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (11.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.00%) PhD
5 2 (2.00%) RHCE
5 2 (2.00%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.00%) Docker
2 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.00%) KVM
3 8 (8.00%) Xen
4 6 (6.00%) Btrfs
4 6 (6.00%) Ceph
4 6 (6.00%) DRBD
5 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (2.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) Ansible
1 11 (11.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (9.00%) Terraform
3 8 (8.00%) Puppet
4 7 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (6.00%) Oracle ZFS
5 6 (6.00%) Prometheus
6 4 (4.00%) Grafana
7 2 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.00%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.00%) Ambari
8 1 (1.00%) Check_MK
8 1 (1.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (10.00%) VMware
3 4 (4.00%) Google
4 3 (3.00%) HP
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle
4 3 (3.00%) Pinterest
5 2 (2.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.00%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.00%) Apple
6 1 (1.00%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.00%) Talend