Python Jobs in the South West

Python
England > South West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 14 9 12
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 915 1,119 1,176
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 10.18% 15.22% 14.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.32% 40.48% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 589 580 660
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,450 £33,975
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%

All Programming Languages
South West

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 the South West with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,121 2,764 4,079
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 34.71% 37.60% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,487 1,792 2,822
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,605 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £55,000 £50,369
Median % change year-on-year -1.82% +9.19% +6.04%
75th Percentile £66,375 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Python in the South West

Python
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in the South West.

Salary trend for Python in the South West

Python
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in the South West over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Python in the South West

Python
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Gloucestershire 0 377 £55,000 -15.38% 57
Bristol -10 316 £65,000 +4.00% 90
Wiltshire -2 72 £50,000 +9.29% 23
Dorset +17 56 £47,500 -9.52% 20
Devon 0 56 £45,000 +23.27% 23
Somerset -19 25 £51,000 -7.35% 14
Cornwall -7 6 - - 3
Python
England

Python
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 55 (6.01%) Apache
2 45 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 33 (3.61%) Jupyter
4 29 (3.17%) ArcGIS
4 29 (3.17%) GeoServer
5 20 (2.19%) nginx
6 11 (1.20%) SAS
7 5 (0.55%) Confluence
7 5 (0.55%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.33%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.22%) JBoss
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.11%) CMS
11 1 (0.11%) Luigi
11 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Exchange
11 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.64%) Simulink
4 11 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.66%) Trello
7 4 (0.44%) Stateflow
8 2 (0.22%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.22%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.44%) NEC Housing
2 2 (0.22%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.11%) iTrent
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 324 (35.41%) AWS
2 215 (23.50%) Azure
3 116 (12.68%) OpenShift
4 66 (7.21%) GCP
5 49 (5.36%) SaaS
6 32 (3.50%) Amazon S3
7 31 (3.39%) Power Platform
7 31 (3.39%) Serverless
8 29 (3.17%) PaaS
9 24 (2.62%) IaaS
10 22 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
11 18 (1.97%) GitHub
11 18 (1.97%) MinIO
12 15 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (1.64%) Azure DevOps
13 13 (1.42%) Amazon EKS
13 13 (1.42%) Microsoft 365
14 10 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
15 9 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
16 7 (0.77%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.90%) TCP/IP
2 48 (5.25%) DNS
3 43 (4.70%) DHCP
3 43 (4.70%) HTTP
4 35 (3.83%) Firewall
5 21 (2.30%) VSAN
6 18 (1.97%) AMQP
7 17 (1.86%) Internet
8 16 (1.75%) VPN
9 13 (1.42%) Wireless
10 12 (1.31%) Network Security
11 11 (1.20%) WAN
12 9 (0.98%) 5G
12 9 (0.98%) SD-WAN
13 8 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (0.66%) IPv4
14 6 (0.66%) SNMP
14 6 (0.66%) VLAN
15 5 (0.55%) OSPF
15 5 (0.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (12.02%) Big Data
2 59 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (4.81%) Hadoop
4 39 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (3.83%) Tableau
6 34 (3.72%) SQL Server
7 33 (3.61%) Relational Database
8 31 (3.39%) GIS
9 30 (3.28%) Power BI
10 27 (2.95%) QGIS
11 21 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (1.97%) NoSQL
12 18 (1.97%) Presto
13 17 (1.86%) Data Lake
13 17 (1.86%) MongoDB
14 15 (1.64%) BigQuery
15 14 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (1.31%) Cloudera CDH
17 11 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
17 11 (1.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 88 (9.62%) Git
2 59 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.73%) LabVIEW
4 24 (2.62%) Visual Studio
5 23 (2.51%) JIRA
6 19 (2.08%) Subversion
7 18 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (1.64%) Selenium
9 11 (1.20%) Cypress.io
9 11 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (1.09%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.87%) Eclipse
11 8 (0.87%) GitLab
12 6 (0.66%) Maven
13 5 (0.55%) NetBeans
14 4 (0.44%) Burp Suite
14 4 (0.44%) Gradle
14 4 (0.44%) Metasploit
14 4 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.44%) Toad
General
1 139 (15.19%) Finance
2 131 (14.32%) Social Skills
3 106 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (9.51%) Aerospace
5 77 (8.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 45 (4.92%) Marketing
6 45 (4.92%) Public Sector
7 44 (4.81%) Telecoms
8 43 (4.70%) Banking
9 31 (3.39%) Presentation Skills
9 31 (3.39%) Retail
10 24 (2.62%) Law
11 20 (2.19%) Manufacturing
12 17 (1.86%) Military
13 14 (1.53%) Legal
14 12 (1.31%) Games
15 10 (1.09%) Electronics
16 9 (0.98%) Advertising
16 9 (0.98%) Automotive
17 8 (0.87%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 245 (26.78%) Software Engineer
2 200 (21.86%) Senior
3 93 (10.16%) Developer
4 92 (10.05%) Data Engineer
5 78 (8.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 63 (6.89%) Data Scientist
7 60 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 59 (6.45%) Embedded Engineer
8 59 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 56 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 55 (6.01%) Lead
11 49 (5.36%) Analyst
12 41 (4.48%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
12 41 (4.48%) Python Engineer
13 39 (4.26%) Software Developer
14 35 (3.83%) Architect
14 35 (3.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 34 (3.72%) Data Analyst
16 33 (3.61%) Senior Data Scientist
17 31 (3.39%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (13.01%) React
2 64 (6.99%) HTML
3 52 (5.68%) AngularJS
4 48 (5.25%) Spring
5 47 (5.14%) .NET
6 42 (4.59%) Node.js
7 40 (4.37%) Pandas
8 39 (4.26%) CSS
8 39 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
9 33 (3.61%) PyTorch
10 32 (3.50%) .NET Core
11 29 (3.17%) PostGIS
12 27 (2.95%) Leaflet
12 27 (2.95%) OpenLayers
12 27 (2.95%) Vue
13 26 (2.84%) Apache NiFi
13 26 (2.84%) REST
13 26 (2.84%) Spring Boot
14 25 (2.73%) Django
14 25 (2.73%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 91 (9.95%) Algorithms
2 47 (5.14%) Public Cloud
3 44 (4.81%) Cloud Native
4 42 (4.59%) Cyberattack
5 31 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (2.84%) Linux Command Line
7 24 (2.62%) Hybrid Cloud
8 23 (2.51%) Product Ownership
9 21 (2.30%) GNSS
10 18 (1.97%) Enterprise Cloud
11 17 (1.86%) Data Centre
12 16 (1.75%) Data Structures
12 16 (1.75%) Management Information System
13 14 (1.53%) Onboarding
14 13 (1.42%) Mobile App
14 13 (1.42%) Verilog
15 12 (1.31%) Cyber Defence
16 11 (1.20%) Operational Technology
17 10 (1.09%) Fibre Optics
18 9 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 355 (38.80%) Linux
2 143 (15.63%) Windows
3 96 (10.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 51 (5.57%) Embedded Linux
5 39 (4.26%) Unix
6 33 (3.61%) CentOS
7 24 (2.62%) Debian
7 24 (2.62%) Ubuntu
8 21 (2.30%) Windows Server
9 20 (2.19%) Android
9 20 (2.19%) CoreOS
10 9 (0.98%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.44%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (0.44%) Kali Linux
12 3 (0.33%) SUSE
12 3 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.33%) VMS
13 2 (0.22%) AIX
13 2 (0.22%) FreeRTOS
13 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (35.96%) Software Engineering
2 268 (29.29%) DevOps
3 248 (27.10%) Agile
4 195 (21.31%) Problem-Solving
5 144 (15.74%) Actionable Insight
6 128 (13.99%) Cybersecurity
7 127 (13.88%) Machine Learning
8 114 (12.46%) Data Science
9 104 (11.37%) Artificial Intelligence
10 97 (10.60%) Containerisation
11 96 (10.49%) Computer Science
12 94 (10.27%) Analytics
13 91 (9.95%) Infrastructure as Code
14 90 (9.84%) CI/CD
14 90 (9.84%) Data Analysis
15 83 (9.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 82 (8.96%) Configuration Management
16 82 (8.96%) Visualisation
17 80 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
18 75 (8.20%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 302 (33.01%) Java
2 254 (27.76%) Bash
3 203 (22.19%) JavaScript
4 165 (18.03%) SQL
5 136 (14.86%) C
6 104 (11.37%) C#
7 94 (10.27%) PowerShell
8 81 (8.85%) C++
9 62 (6.78%) Rust
10 59 (6.45%) Embedded C
11 55 (6.01%) MATLAB
12 49 (5.36%) R
13 38 (4.15%) Go
14 36 (3.93%) TypeScript
15 33 (3.61%) Shell Script
16 26 (2.84%) Perl
17 23 (2.51%) Scala
18 22 (2.40%) PHP
19 18 (1.97%) Ruby
20 14 (1.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 462 (50.49%) Security Cleared
2 244 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 182 (19.89%) Degree
4 114 (12.46%) SC Cleared
5 47 (5.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (2.62%) Master's Degree
7 19 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
8 15 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
9 14 (1.53%) AWS Certification
9 14 (1.53%) HND
10 13 (1.42%) HNC
11 12 (1.31%) PhD
12 11 (1.20%) ISTQB
13 10 (1.09%) CCNP
13 10 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.77%) CCNA
15 6 (0.66%) IIBA
16 5 (0.55%) PCI QSA
17 4 (0.44%) CHECK Team Member
17 4 (0.44%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.93%) QA
2 16 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 16 (1.75%) PMO
3 11 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (0.87%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.55%) GRC
6 5 (0.55%) TickIT
7 3 (0.33%) Accessibility
8 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.22%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.22%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.22%) MISRA
9 1 (0.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 176 (19.23%) Docker
2 73 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (4.70%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.62%) Active Directory
5 18 (1.97%) vSphere
6 15 (1.64%) Firmware
7 10 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.77%) Embedded Firmware
10 4 (0.44%) KVM
11 3 (0.33%) Ceph
11 3 (0.33%) Gluster
11 3 (0.33%) oVirt
11 3 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 205 (22.40%) Kubernetes
2 185 (20.22%) Ansible
3 126 (13.77%) Puppet
4 99 (10.82%) Terraform
5 31 (3.39%) Prometheus
6 26 (2.84%) vCenter Server
7 23 (2.51%) Grafana
8 18 (1.97%) HAProxy
9 15 (1.64%) Progress Chef
10 8 (0.87%) Kibana
11 5 (0.55%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.55%) Opsview
12 4 (0.44%) Nmap
12 4 (0.44%) Podman
12 4 (0.44%) vRealize
13 3 (0.33%) Graylog
13 3 (0.33%) Observium
13 3 (0.33%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 99 (10.82%) Red Hat
2 93 (10.16%) VMware
3 74 (8.09%) Microsoft
4 44 (4.81%) Oracle
5 42 (4.59%) Google
6 37 (4.04%) Cisco
7 28 (3.06%) ESRI
8 16 (1.75%) SaltStack
9 14 (1.53%) Alteryx
10 13 (1.42%) Databricks
11 11 (1.20%) SAP
12 8 (0.87%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.87%) Teradata
13 7 (0.77%) IBM
14 6 (0.66%) Dataiku
14 6 (0.66%) PagerDuty
15 5 (0.55%) Palo Alto
16 4 (0.44%) OpenAI
16 4 (0.44%) ServiceNow
16 4 (0.44%) UiPath