Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 43 69
Rank change year-on-year -1 +26 -16
Permanent jobs citing Python 77 77 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.75% 5.78% 3.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.04% 9.03% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 56 76 41
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% +18.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £30,625 £33,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,625 £50,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +8.43%

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 852 853 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.58% 63.99% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 724 762 680
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,763 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +4.05%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -8 50 £47,500 +16.56% 7
Clevedon - 8 £53,750 -
Bridgwater -2 4 - - 1
Frome - 2 - -
Street +9 1 £65,000 -5.45%
Yeovil - 1 £60,000 -
Portishead - 1 £42,500 -
Cheddar - 1 £45,000 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Python.

1 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
2 27 (35.06%) Linux
3 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
5 17 (22.08%) Analytics
6 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
7 15 (19.48%) DevOps
8 13 (16.88%) Docker
8 13 (16.88%) REST
8 13 (16.88%) Test Automation
8 13 (16.88%) Open Source
9 12 (15.58%) C++
9 12 (15.58%) Web Services
9 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (15.58%) Digital Analytics
10 11 (14.29%) Django
10 11 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 11 (14.29%) Cucumber
10 11 (14.29%) High Availability
10 11 (14.29%) Node.js
10 11 (14.29%) Ansible
10 11 (14.29%) MySQL
10 11 (14.29%) CSS
10 11 (14.29%) Degree
11 10 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (12.99%) HTTP
11 10 (12.99%) HTML
11 10 (12.99%) PHP
11 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
12 9 (11.69%) Java

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 6 (7.79%) Apache
1 6 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.90%) nginx
3 2 (2.60%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.60%) GitHub
3 2 (2.60%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.30%) IaaS
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) HTTP
2 6 (7.79%) Internet
3 2 (2.60%) Skype
4 1 (1.30%) 3G
4 1 (1.30%) 4G
4 1 (1.30%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.30%) ICMP
4 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.30%) IPv4
4 1 (1.30%) IPv6
4 1 (1.30%) SNMP
4 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) MySQL
2 10 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.09%) Big Data
4 6 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.49%) CouchDB
5 5 (6.49%) Flink
6 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.30%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.30%) Infinispan
8 1 (1.30%) InfluxDB
8 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.30%) Redis
8 1 (1.30%) Riak
8 1 (1.30%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.39%) GitLab
3 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
4 7 (9.09%) Selenium
5 6 (7.79%) JIRA
6 4 (5.19%) PHPUnit
7 2 (2.60%) Grunt
7 2 (2.60%) JUnit
7 2 (2.60%) Moq
7 2 (2.60%) NUnit
8 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.30%) gulp
8 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.30%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.30%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Electronics
2 5 (6.49%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
3 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Python Developer
3 11 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Tester
9 4 (5.19%) Graduate
9 4 (5.19%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Software Test Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Automation Tester
10 3 (3.90%) Data Scientist
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Software Tester
10 3 (3.90%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) REST
2 12 (15.58%) Web Services
3 11 (14.29%) CSS
3 11 (14.29%) Django
3 11 (14.29%) Node.js
4 10 (12.99%) HTML
5 7 (9.09%) React
6 6 (7.79%) .NET
6 6 (7.79%) jQuery
7 5 (6.49%) Kafka
7 5 (6.49%) Laravel
7 5 (6.49%) Spring Boot
8 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.19%) Sass
8 4 (5.19%) Spring
9 3 (3.90%) HTML5
9 3 (3.90%) J2EE
10 2 (2.60%) CSS3
10 2 (2.60%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.60%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.69%) User Experience
3 7 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.90%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.60%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.60%) Robotics
6 1 (1.30%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.30%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Unix
3 4 (5.19%) Windows
4 3 (3.90%) Debian
4 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.60%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) CentOS
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.08%) Analytics
3 16 (20.78%) Software Engineering
4 15 (19.48%) DevOps
5 13 (16.88%) Open Source
5 13 (16.88%) Test Automation
6 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.58%) Digital Analytics
7 11 (14.29%) High Availability
8 9 (11.69%) Continuous Deployment
8 9 (11.69%) Microservices
9 8 (10.39%) Scrum
10 7 (9.09%) Machine Learning
11 6 (7.79%) BDD
11 6 (7.79%) Exploratory Testing
11 6 (7.79%) Kanban
11 6 (7.79%) Manual Testing
11 6 (7.79%) Project Management
11 6 (7.79%) Regression Testing
12 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
2 12 (15.58%) C++
3 11 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 10 (12.99%) PHP
5 9 (11.69%) Java
6 8 (10.39%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.79%) C
7 6 (7.79%) Groovy
7 6 (7.79%) Ruby
8 5 (6.49%) C#
8 5 (6.49%) R
8 5 (6.49%) SQL
9 2 (2.60%) Perl
10 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.30%) ES6
10 1 (1.30%) JSX
10 1 (1.30%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.30%) Scala
10 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.30%) CCNA
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) PhD
3 1 (1.30%) RHCE
3 1 (1.30%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Docker
2 5 (6.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.60%) KVM
4 1 (1.30%) Corosync
4 1 (1.30%) Gluster
4 1 (1.30%) iptables
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (14.29%) Ansible
2 8 (10.39%) Kubernetes
2 8 (10.39%) Puppet
3 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.60%) Grafana
4 2 (2.60%) StackStorm
5 1 (1.30%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.30%) Ganeti
5 1 (1.30%) Graylog
5 1 (1.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.30%) Icinga
5 1 (1.30%) Kibana
5 1 (1.30%) Marathon
5 1 (1.30%) Mesos
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
5 1 (1.30%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.30%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Google
2 4 (5.19%) SAP
3 2 (2.60%) VMware
4 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco
4 1 (1.30%) Infobright
4 1 (1.30%) New Relic
4 1 (1.30%) PagerDuty
4 1 (1.30%) Qualys
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.30%) Splunk
4 1 (1.30%) Twitter