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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 34 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.32% 6.58% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 8.62% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £40,750 £23,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.17% -51.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
66 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 43.42% 76.32% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 51 69
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Automotive
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Fortran
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA