Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 59 29
Rank change year-on-year +31 -30 +32
Permanent jobs citing Python 79 67 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.12% 4.94% 8.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.93% 7.80% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 108
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,125 £57,075
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -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 567 859 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 58.27% 63.39% 60.40%
Number of salaries quoted 479 704 711
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,125 £26,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +16 43 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Bridgwater -2 14 £50,000 - 1
Street +4 8 - -
Taunton +10 3 £37,000 -11.90%
Clevedon +4 3 £50,000 +88.68%
Yeovil - 1 £115,000 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 57 (72.15%) Linux
2 38 (48.10%) Git (software)
3 35 (44.30%) MySQL
4 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (30.38%) TDD
5 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
6 21 (26.58%) PHP
6 21 (26.58%) Java
6 21 (26.58%) PowerShell
7 19 (24.05%) Kanban
7 19 (24.05%) jQuery
8 18 (22.78%) .NET
9 17 (21.52%) SQL
9 17 (21.52%) Windows
9 17 (21.52%) DevOps
10 16 (20.25%) Open Source
10 16 (20.25%) CSS
10 16 (20.25%) Unix
10 16 (20.25%) Django
10 16 (20.25%) Ruby
11 15 (18.99%) AngularJS
11 15 (18.99%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (18.99%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (17.72%) Collaborative Working
12 14 (17.72%) REST
12 14 (17.72%) Laravel
12 14 (17.72%) Redis
12 14 (17.72%) PHPUnit
12 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (17.72%) Time Management

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 (18.99%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (16.46%) nginx
3 5 (6.33%) ArcGIS
3 5 (6.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.53%) JBoss
5 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.33%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.53%) Office 365
5 2 (2.53%) Serverless
6 1 (1.27%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) Internet
2 5 (6.33%) DHCP
3 3 (3.80%) LAN
3 3 (3.80%) SSH
3 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.80%) Wireless
3 3 (3.80%) WLAN
4 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.27%) IPv4
4 1 (1.27%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.30%) MySQL
2 14 (17.72%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (17.72%) Redis
3 12 (15.19%) Relational Database
4 11 (13.92%) RDBMS
4 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.80%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (3.80%) GIS
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.80%) SSDT
7 2 (2.53%) Power BI
8 1 (1.27%) Big Data
8 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.27%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (48.10%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.72%) PHPUnit
3 5 (6.33%) JIRA
3 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.53%) JMeter
5 2 (2.53%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.27%) GitLab
General
1 14 (17.72%) Retail
2 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.06%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Law
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Finance
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (50.63%) Developer
2 16 (20.25%) Python Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Backend Developer
3 14 (17.72%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (17.72%) PHP Developer
4 10 (12.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Applications Support
6 8 (10.13%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Applications Support
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Senior Support Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.80%) Analytics Manager
8 3 (3.80%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) GIS Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.05%) jQuery
2 18 (22.78%) .NET
3 16 (20.25%) CSS
3 16 (20.25%) Django
4 15 (18.99%) AngularJS
5 14 (17.72%) Laravel
5 14 (17.72%) REST
6 13 (16.46%) D3.js
6 13 (16.46%) LEMP Stack
7 6 (7.59%) JSON
8 5 (6.33%) RESTful
9 4 (5.06%) HTML
10 3 (3.80%) Web Services
11 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.53%) Natural Language Processing
11 2 (2.53%) Node.js
11 2 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.53%) SOAP
12 1 (1.27%) Apache Flex
12 1 (1.27%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.80%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.53%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 57 (72.15%) Linux
2 17 (21.52%) Windows
3 16 (20.25%) Unix
4 9 (11.39%) Windows Server
5 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.33%) Windows 10
6 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.27%) Debian
7 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.38%) TDD
3 19 (24.05%) Kanban
4 17 (21.52%) DevOps
5 16 (20.25%) Open Source
6 15 (18.99%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (17.72%) Collaborative Working
7 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (17.72%) Project Management
7 14 (17.72%) Time Management
7 14 (17.72%) Workflow
8 11 (13.92%) Analytics
9 10 (12.66%) Microservices
10 8 (10.13%) High Availability
10 8 (10.13%) ITIL
10 8 (10.13%) Waterfall
11 6 (7.59%) BDD
11 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.59%) Customer Requirements
12 5 (6.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
2 21 (26.58%) Java
2 21 (26.58%) PHP
2 21 (26.58%) PowerShell
3 17 (21.52%) SQL
4 16 (20.25%) Ruby
5 13 (16.46%) TypeScript
6 9 (11.39%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.86%) C#
8 5 (6.33%) Perl
9 4 (5.06%) Groovy
9 4 (5.06%) R
10 3 (3.80%) C
10 3 (3.80%) VB
11 2 (2.53%) Go
11 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) AWS Certification
2 5 (6.33%) CCNA
2 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) MCSD
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.66%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.86%) Docker
4 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.33%) KVM
4 5 (6.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.53%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (1.27%) Corosync
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Ansible
2 4 (5.06%) Puppet
3 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.27%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) VMware
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) Oracle
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco
4 5 (6.33%) Citrix
4 5 (6.33%) Mitel
5 3 (3.80%) Tableau
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.27%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Splunk