Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Somerset
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 51 38
Rank change year-on-year +16 -13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 62 76 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.29% 5.74% 6.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.82% 8.90% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37 70 80
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £36,900 £27,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £59,225
South West median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33% +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 573 854 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 58.11% 64.45% 60.88%
Number of salaries quoted 498 706 661
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,525 £27,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,875 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -6 35 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Bridgwater - 14 £50,000 - 3
Street +6 8 - -
Taunton +10 2 £37,000 -11.90%
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 46 (74.19%) Linux
2 31 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 30 (48.39%) MySQL
4 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (30.65%) Java
6 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
6 18 (29.03%) TDD
6 18 (29.03%) jQuery
7 16 (25.81%) Ruby
7 16 (25.81%) Kanban
7 16 (25.81%) PHP
7 16 (25.81%) SQL
7 16 (25.81%) Unix
8 15 (24.19%) Open Source
8 15 (24.19%) Django
9 14 (22.58%) Retail
9 14 (22.58%) Time Management
9 14 (22.58%) PHPUnit
9 14 (22.58%) REST
9 14 (22.58%) Laravel
9 14 (22.58%) CSS
9 14 (22.58%) .NET
9 14 (22.58%) Internet
9 14 (22.58%) Project Management
9 14 (22.58%) Workflow
9 14 (22.58%) AngularJS
9 14 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (20.97%) Redis
10 13 (20.97%) DevOps
10 13 (20.97%) PostgreSQL

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 12 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (19.35%) nginx
2 2 (3.23%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) Gunicorn
3 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.23%) Office 365
3 2 (3.23%) Serverless
4 1 (1.61%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) DHCP
2 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.61%) IPv4
2 1 (1.61%) IPv6
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) SSH
2 1 (1.61%) Wireless
2 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (48.39%) MySQL
2 13 (20.97%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (20.97%) Redis
3 12 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 11 (17.74%) RDBMS
4 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.84%) GIS
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.84%) SSDT
7 2 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (3.23%) Power BI
8 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.61%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (22.58%) PHPUnit
3 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.23%) JMeter
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
6 1 (1.61%) Spinnaker
6 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (22.58%) Retail
2 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Developer
2 14 (22.58%) Backend Developer
2 14 (22.58%) PHP Developer
2 14 (22.58%) Python Developer
3 11 (17.74%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Applications Support
5 8 (12.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Applications Support
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Analytics Manager
8 2 (3.23%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) GIS Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) jQuery
2 15 (24.19%) Django
3 14 (22.58%) .NET
3 14 (22.58%) AngularJS
3 14 (22.58%) CSS
3 14 (22.58%) Laravel
3 14 (22.58%) REST
4 12 (19.35%) LEMP Stack
5 11 (17.74%) D3.js
6 3 (4.84%) Web Services
7 2 (3.23%) Flask
7 2 (3.23%) Node.js
8 1 (1.61%) JSON
8 1 (1.61%) Leaflet
8 1 (1.61%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 46 (74.19%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) Unix
3 11 (17.74%) Windows
4 8 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) TDD
3 16 (25.81%) Kanban
4 15 (24.19%) Open Source
5 14 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (22.58%) Project Management
5 14 (22.58%) Time Management
5 14 (22.58%) Workflow
6 13 (20.97%) DevOps
7 12 (19.35%) Collaborative Working
8 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (14.52%) Analytics
9 9 (14.52%) Microservices
10 8 (12.90%) ITIL
10 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
11 7 (11.29%) OO
12 6 (9.68%) Customer Requirements
13 5 (8.06%) High Availability
14 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
14 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) Java
2 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.81%) PHP
3 16 (25.81%) Ruby
3 16 (25.81%) SQL
4 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
5 12 (19.35%) TypeScript
6 8 (12.90%) Bash Shell
6 8 (12.90%) C#
7 4 (6.45%) Groovy
7 4 (6.45%) R
8 3 (4.84%) Perl
8 3 (4.84%) VB
9 1 (1.61%) C
9 1 (1.61%) Dart
9 1 (1.61%) Go
9 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) MCSD
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) CCNA
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) KVM
3 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Ansible
1 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Istio
2 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.61%) Packer
2 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.23%) Tableau
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.61%) Splunk