Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Somerset
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 14 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 +21 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 108 121 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 18.03% 13.80% 6.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.05% 22.57% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 110 108 41
Median annual salary £48,750 £38,187 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.66% -23.63% +33.33%
10th Percentile £28,625 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +17.28%

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 337 536 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 56.26% 61.12% 57.68%
Number of salaries quoted 294 407 491
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Somerset

Python
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in Somerset.

Salary trend for Python in Somerset

Python
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Somerset over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020. 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 +3 79 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Portishead - 10 £35,000 -
Taunton +4 8 £39,500 +3.44%
Yeovil -10 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Street +5 4 £92,500 +2.78%
Frome - 2 £45,000 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 59 (54.63%) Software Engineering
2 51 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 41 (37.96%) Java
4 40 (37.04%) Ruby
5 39 (36.11%) Docker
6 37 (34.26%) C#
7 35 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (29.63%) .NET
8 32 (29.63%) Linux
9 31 (28.70%) Open Source
10 29 (26.85%) Degree
11 28 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
12 26 (24.07%) MVC
13 25 (23.15%) PHP
13 25 (23.15%) Bash Shell
13 25 (23.15%) MongoDB
14 24 (22.22%) RESTful
14 24 (22.22%) Go
14 24 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
15 22 (20.37%) AWS
16 20 (18.52%) React
17 19 (17.59%) C++
17 19 (17.59%) VMware
17 19 (17.59%) Node.js
17 19 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (16.67%) .NET Framework
18 18 (16.67%) Kubernetes
19 17 (15.74%) Analytics
20 15 (13.89%) AngularJS
20 15 (13.89%) DevOps

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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (9.26%) Apache
2 10 (9.26%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.70%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.78%) Tornado
5 1 (0.93%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.37%) AWS
2 9 (8.33%) Azure
3 8 (7.41%) GitHub
4 7 (6.48%) SaaS
5 6 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.78%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.78%) GCP
7 2 (1.85%) Serverless
7 2 (1.85%) Trello
8 1 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.93%) G Suite
8 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.93%) PaaS
8 1 (0.93%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) DHCP
1 3 (2.78%) DNS
1 3 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (0.93%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) Skype
2 1 (0.93%) SSL
2 1 (0.93%) VPN
2 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) MongoDB
2 12 (11.11%) Redis
3 10 (9.26%) CouchDB
4 8 (7.41%) Big Data
5 6 (5.56%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (4.63%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.85%) BigQuery
8 2 (1.85%) MySQL
8 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.93%) Power BI
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 4 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.70%) Eclipse RCP
3 4 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.78%) JIRA
5 2 (1.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) GitLab
6 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 14 (12.96%) Marketing
2 6 (5.56%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Billing
4 3 (2.78%) Military
5 2 (1.85%) Advertising
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Finance
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (27.78%) Software Engineer
2 20 (18.52%) Developer
3 13 (12.04%) Python Engineer
3 13 (12.04%) Python Software Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) Customer Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.63%) Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Azure Developer
7 5 (4.63%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.63%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.63%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.70%) AWS Developer
8 4 (3.70%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.63%) .NET
2 24 (22.22%) RESTful
2 24 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 20 (18.52%) React
4 19 (17.59%) Node.js
5 18 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 15 (13.89%) AngularJS
6 15 (13.89%) Vue.js
7 14 (12.96%) React Native
8 7 (6.48%) CSS
8 7 (6.48%) HTML
9 6 (5.56%) .NET Core
9 6 (5.56%) JSON
10 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.70%) gRPC
10 4 (3.70%) JSP
10 4 (3.70%) Middleware
11 3 (2.78%) Spring
12 2 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.56%) User Experience
3 5 (4.63%) Clustering
3 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.70%) Cloud Native
5 3 (2.78%) NHS
6 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Robotics
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.63%) Linux
2 14 (12.96%) Android
3 13 (12.04%) Windows
4 12 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 6 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.63%) Debian
7 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (54.63%) Software Engineering
2 35 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (28.70%) Open Source
4 28 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (24.07%) MVC
6 17 (15.74%) Analytics
7 15 (13.89%) DevOps
7 15 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 14 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (12.04%) Mentoring
10 11 (10.19%) Pair Programming
11 10 (9.26%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (9.26%) Data Analytics
11 10 (9.26%) TDD
11 10 (9.26%) Use Case
12 9 (8.33%) Computer Science
13 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (6.48%) Configuration Management
13 7 (6.48%) ETL
13 7 (6.48%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 51 (47.22%) JavaScript
2 41 (37.96%) Java
3 40 (37.04%) Ruby
4 37 (34.26%) C#
5 25 (23.15%) Bash Shell
5 25 (23.15%) PHP
6 24 (22.22%) Go
7 19 (17.59%) C++
8 14 (12.96%) SQL
9 13 (12.04%) Objective-C
10 11 (10.19%) Perl
11 9 (8.33%) PowerShell
12 8 (7.41%) C
12 8 (7.41%) Groovy
12 8 (7.41%) Shell Script
13 6 (5.56%) Kotlin
14 4 (3.70%) Rust
15 3 (2.78%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (26.85%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) Master's Degree
3 5 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.63%) PhD
4 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) QA
System Software
1 39 (36.11%) Docker
2 19 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.26%) Xen
4 8 (7.41%) Hyper-V
5 7 (6.48%) KVM
6 6 (5.56%) Ceph
6 6 (5.56%) vSphere
7 5 (4.63%) Btrfs
7 5 (4.63%) DRBD
8 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.93%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 18 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 11 (10.19%) Ansible
3 10 (9.26%) Terraform
4 7 (6.48%) Rancher
5 5 (4.63%) Check_MK
5 5 (4.63%) Nagios
6 3 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (1.85%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.93%) Grafana
8 1 (0.93%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.93%) Proxmox
8 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) VMware
2 3 (2.78%) Google
2 3 (2.78%) Marketo
2 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.93%) Apple
3 1 (0.93%) CA
3 1 (0.93%) SAP
3 1 (0.93%) Sybase
3 1 (0.93%) Tableau