The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 26 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Python 3 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.59% 2.48% 7.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 4.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +22.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Programming Languages Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
63 100 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 54.31% 62.11% 71.52%
Number of salaries quoted 61 92 101
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Python
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Abingdon region.

Python Salary Trend in Abingdon

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Lotus
2 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) VB
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Google
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) IronPython
3 3 (37.50%) WinForms
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) HND
3 3 (37.50%) OOD
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) WinForms
2 3 (37.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) IronPython
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) HND
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Lotus
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) Google