The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 51 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.35% 2.68% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 5.41% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 12
Average salary £44,500 £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,150 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Python
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 333 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 43.54% 49.55% 48.14%
Number of salaries quoted 251 283 304
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Python
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Python Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Python
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 28 (60.87%) Ruby
3 27 (58.70%) Windows
4 18 (39.13%) MySQL
5 16 (34.78%) IIS
5 16 (34.78%) C#
5 16 (34.78%) Snort
5 16 (34.78%) PCI DSS
6 14 (30.43%) Perl
7 13 (28.26%) C++
7 13 (28.26%) Java
8 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
8 12 (26.09%) Shell Script
8 12 (26.09%) PHP
9 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (23.91%) Subversion
9 11 (23.91%) Open Source
10 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
10 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 10 (21.74%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.57%) OO
11 9 (19.57%) Apache
11 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
11 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
11 9 (19.57%) CISSP
11 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
11 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 8 (17.39%) Aerospace

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 16 (34.78%) IIS
2 9 (19.57%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) HTTPS
2 7 (15.22%) SSL
2 7 (15.22%) HTTP
2 7 (15.22%) VPN
2 7 (15.22%) IPsec
3 4 (8.70%) WAN
3 4 (8.70%) LAN
4 3 (6.52%) UMTS
4 3 (6.52%) GSM
4 3 (6.52%) LTE
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Subversion
2 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.87%) JIRA
5 2 (4.35%) FishEye
5 2 (4.35%) Maven
5 2 (4.35%) Selenium
6 1 (2.17%) WATIR
6 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.17%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.17%) NUnit
6 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.39%) Aerospace
2 8 (17.39%) Electronics
3 7 (15.22%) Military
4 5 (10.87%) Finance
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Tester
3 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Security Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Security Tester
3 7 (15.22%) Penetration Tester
3 7 (15.22%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Administrator
9 1 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (17.39%) .NET
3 7 (15.22%) HTML
4 6 (13.04%) Sass
4 6 (13.04%) Ember.js
4 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (13.04%) HTML5
4 6 (13.04%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) Software Packaging
6 1 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (2.17%) XML
6 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Open Source
2 6 (13.04%) User Experience
2 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.17%) DTV
4 1 (2.17%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 27 (58.70%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.04%) UNIX
5 5 (10.87%) Android
5 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.17%) Fedora
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) OO
3 7 (15.22%) MVC
3 7 (15.22%) SIEM
3 7 (15.22%) Cyber Security
3 7 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
3 7 (15.22%) Coaching
4 6 (13.04%) DevOps
4 6 (13.04%) UX Design
5 5 (10.87%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) Information Management
5 5 (10.87%) Communications Security
6 4 (8.70%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
6 4 (8.70%) OOP
7 3 (6.52%) UML
8 2 (4.35%) Analytics
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) Ruby
2 16 (34.78%) C#
3 14 (30.43%) Perl
4 13 (28.26%) C++
4 13 (28.26%) Java
5 12 (26.09%) Shell Script
5 12 (26.09%) PHP
6 10 (21.74%) Bash Shell
7 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
8 8 (17.39%) C
9 3 (6.52%) SQL
10 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) CISSP
2 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.22%) CCNA
3 7 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.78%) PCI DSS
2 7 (15.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) Snort
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Juniper
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) New Relic
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday