Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 51 29
Rank change year-on-year +29 -22 +34
Permanent jobs citing Python 75 69 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.69% 5.24% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.56% 8.49% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 59 47 100
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,550 £27,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,350 £56,375
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -2.17%

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 515 813 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 59.68% 61.68% 61.66%
Number of salaries quoted 431 676 726
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £56,875
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 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 20 September 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 +22 39 £35,000 -25.53% 21
Bridgwater -1 15 £50,000 - 4
Street -5 4 - -
Taunton +7 3 £37,000 -
Clevedon +6 3 £50,000 +88.68%
Yeovil -9 2 £95,000 +58.33% 1
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 (76.00%) Linux
2 35 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 33 (44.00%) MySQL
4 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (29.33%) PHP
5 21 (28.00%) Ruby
6 20 (26.67%) CSS
7 18 (24.00%) VMware
7 18 (24.00%) TDD
7 18 (24.00%) PowerShell
7 18 (24.00%) Open Source
8 17 (22.67%) jQuery
8 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (22.67%) Time Management
8 17 (22.67%) Windows
9 16 (21.33%) Unix
10 15 (20.00%) Java
10 15 (20.00%) Project Management
10 15 (20.00%) Internet
10 15 (20.00%) Kanban
10 15 (20.00%) Retail
10 15 (20.00%) Workflow
10 15 (20.00%) PHPUnit
10 15 (20.00%) REST
10 15 (20.00%) Laravel
11 14 (18.67%) DevOps
11 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
12 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (17.33%) Elasticsearch

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 (17.33%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (14.67%) nginx
3 8 (10.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.67%) ArcGIS
5 4 (5.33%) Apache Spark
6 3 (4.00%) SAS
7 2 (2.67%) Apache
7 2 (2.67%) JBoss
8 1 (1.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.33%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.33%) Office 365
4 1 (1.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) Internet
2 7 (9.33%) DHCP
3 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.00%) LAN
4 3 (4.00%) SSH
4 3 (4.00%) Wireless
4 3 (4.00%) WLAN
5 2 (2.67%) DNS
6 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.00%) MySQL
2 11 (14.67%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (14.67%) Redis
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (4.00%) GIS
5 2 (2.67%) Big Data
5 2 (2.67%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Power BI
6 1 (1.33%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.00%) PHPUnit
3 6 (8.00%) JIRA
4 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.67%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (2.67%) JMeter
5 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.33%) GitLab
6 1 (1.33%) Hudson
6 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.00%) Retail
2 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Finance
4 2 (2.67%) Electronics
4 2 (2.67%) Law
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Developer
2 15 (20.00%) Backend Developer
2 15 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 12 (16.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Python Developer
4 10 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Administrator
5 9 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Data Scientist
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Applications Support
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) GIS Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) CSS
2 17 (22.67%) jQuery
3 15 (20.00%) Laravel
3 15 (20.00%) REST
4 11 (14.67%) .NET
4 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
4 11 (14.67%) D3.js
4 11 (14.67%) Django
4 11 (14.67%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (9.33%) HTML
5 7 (9.33%) JSON
6 5 (6.67%) RESTful
7 4 (5.33%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (4.00%) MLlib
8 3 (4.00%) Pandas
8 3 (4.00%) scikit-learn
9 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.67%) JSP
9 2 (2.67%) Node.js
9 2 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.33%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (76.00%) Linux
2 17 (22.67%) Windows
3 16 (21.33%) Unix
4 8 (10.67%) Windows 10
4 8 (10.67%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.67%) Debian
7 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Open Source
1 18 (24.00%) TDD
2 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.67%) Time Management
3 15 (20.00%) Kanban
3 15 (20.00%) Project Management
3 15 (20.00%) Workflow
4 14 (18.67%) DevOps
5 12 (16.00%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.67%) Analytics
7 8 (10.67%) Asset Management
7 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (9.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (8.00%) Machine Learning
9 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (6.67%) BDD
10 5 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
1 22 (29.33%) PHP
2 21 (28.00%) Ruby
3 18 (24.00%) PowerShell
4 15 (20.00%) Java
5 13 (17.33%) SQL
6 11 (14.67%) TypeScript
7 6 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.00%) C
8 5 (6.67%) R
9 4 (5.33%) C++
9 4 (5.33%) Perl
10 3 (4.00%) C#
10 3 (4.00%) Scala
11 2 (2.67%) Go
11 2 (2.67%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) CCNA
2 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.67%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) MCSD
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (9.33%) Docker
5 5 (6.67%) KVM
5 5 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.67%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (2.67%) Xen
7 1 (1.33%) Corosync
7 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Ansible
2 3 (4.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.33%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.33%) Pacemaker
4 1 (1.33%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) VMware
2 11 (14.67%) Cisco
3 9 (12.00%) Citrix
3 9 (12.00%) Mitel
4 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.00%) Tableau
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle
6 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Juniper
7 1 (1.33%) Veeam