Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 40 57
Rank change year-on-year +14 +17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 100 76 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.98% 6.19% 4.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.80% 9.68% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 95 50 68
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +13.77% +4.38%
10th Percentile £29,150 £28,750 £31,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £57,650 £60,000
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 633 785 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.17% 63.98% 64.43%
Number of salaries quoted 476 682 722
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £26,763
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Bath +25 54 £45,000 -5.26% 17
Yeovil +1 14 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Bridgwater -7 9 £50,000 -
Taunton - 8 £55,000 - 2
Shepton Mallet - 3 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £26,500 - 1
Street - 1 £77,500 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 52 (52.00%) Linux
2 37 (37.00%) SQL
3 34 (34.00%) Java
4 32 (32.00%) Machine Learning
5 31 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (30.00%) Analytics
7 28 (28.00%) CSS
8 26 (26.00%) Windows
8 26 (26.00%) Ruby
9 24 (24.00%) HTML
10 23 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (23.00%) Data Science
11 22 (22.00%) C++
11 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
11 22 (22.00%) Test Automation
12 21 (21.00%) C#
12 21 (21.00%) ETL
12 21 (21.00%) OO
13 20 (20.00%) Degree
13 20 (20.00%) Big Data
14 19 (19.00%) PHP
15 18 (18.00%) UML
15 18 (18.00%) OOD
16 17 (17.00%) Apache
17 16 (16.00%) Deep Learning
17 16 (16.00%) Time Management
17 16 (16.00%) R
18 15 (15.00%) Eclipse RCP
18 15 (15.00%) Unit Testing
18 15 (15.00%) Business Analytics

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 17 (17.00%) Apache
2 15 (15.00%) Apache Spark
3 5 (5.00%) SAS
4 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.00%) nginx
6 1 (1.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) Internet
2 6 (6.00%) HTTP
3 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.00%) DHCP
4 3 (3.00%) DNS
5 2 (2.00%) Bluetooth
5 2 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.00%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.00%) Firewall
6 1 (1.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.00%) Big Data
2 14 (14.00%) MySQL
3 9 (9.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.00%) CouchDB
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (3.00%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.00%) Power BI
6 3 (3.00%) SQLite
7 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.00%) QlikView
7 2 (2.00%) Redis
7 2 (2.00%) Riak
7 2 (2.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 15 (15.00%) Eclipse
1 15 (15.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 12 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.00%) PHPUnit
3 9 (9.00%) Selenium
4 5 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.00%) GitLab
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.00%) Hudson
6 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (11.00%) Retail
2 7 (7.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Marketing
3 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.00%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (21.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (17.00%) Developer
3 15 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (13.00%) Data Scientist
4 13 (13.00%) Junior
5 10 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Backend Developer
6 9 (9.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) PHP Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Data Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Automation Tester
8 7 (7.00%) Principal Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Tester
9 6 (6.00%) Senior Data Scientist
9 6 (6.00%) Test Manager
10 5 (5.00%) Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Administrator
11 4 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.00%) CSS
2 24 (24.00%) HTML
3 15 (15.00%) JSP
3 15 (15.00%) Middleware
4 11 (11.00%) REST
5 9 (9.00%) jQuery
5 9 (9.00%) Laravel
6 5 (5.00%) MLlib
6 5 (5.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (5.00%) Pandas
6 5 (5.00%) scikit-learn
7 3 (3.00%) .NET
7 3 (3.00%) Django
7 3 (3.00%) JSON
7 3 (3.00%) XML
8 2 (2.00%) LAMP
8 2 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (2.00%) React
8 2 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) Life Science
4 2 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.00%) Robotics
5 1 (1.00%) Clustering
5 1 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.00%) Replication
5 1 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 52 (52.00%) Linux
2 26 (26.00%) Windows
3 12 (12.00%) Unix
4 7 (7.00%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.00%) Debian
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.00%) Android
7 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.00%) CentOS
9 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) Machine Learning
2 31 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (30.00%) Analytics
4 23 (23.00%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (23.00%) Data Science
5 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
5 22 (22.00%) Test Automation
6 21 (21.00%) ETL
6 21 (21.00%) OO
7 18 (18.00%) OOD
7 18 (18.00%) UML
8 16 (16.00%) Deep Learning
8 16 (16.00%) Time Management
9 15 (15.00%) Business Analytics
9 15 (15.00%) Unit Testing
10 13 (13.00%) DevOps
10 13 (13.00%) Open Source
11 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (10.00%) Workflow
13 9 (9.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.00%) SQL
2 34 (34.00%) Java
3 26 (26.00%) Ruby
4 22 (22.00%) C++
5 21 (21.00%) C#
6 19 (19.00%) PHP
7 16 (16.00%) R
8 15 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 14 (14.00%) Scala
10 11 (11.00%) Bash Shell
10 11 (11.00%) C
11 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
12 5 (5.00%) Perl
13 2 (2.00%) Erlang
14 1 (1.00%) Go
14 1 (1.00%) Groovy
14 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.00%) Docker
3 5 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.00%) Xen
5 3 (3.00%) HDFS
5 3 (3.00%) KVM
6 2 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (2.00%) Firmware
7 1 (1.00%) Btrfs
7 1 (1.00%) Ceph
7 1 (1.00%) Corosync
7 1 (1.00%) DRBD
7 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Ansible
2 9 (9.00%) Puppet
3 6 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.00%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.00%) Nmap
5 3 (3.00%) Terraform
6 2 (2.00%) Ganeti
6 2 (2.00%) Marathon
6 2 (2.00%) Mesos
7 1 (1.00%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.00%) Check_MK
7 1 (1.00%) Nagios
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.00%) Pacemaker
7 1 (1.00%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) VMware
2 7 (7.00%) Tableau
3 4 (4.00%) Cisco
3 4 (4.00%) Citrix
3 4 (4.00%) Mitel
4 3 (3.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle
4 3 (3.00%) SAP
4 3 (3.00%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) Juniper
5 1 (1.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.00%) Veeam