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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 52 57 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +29
Permanent jobs citing Python 19 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.16% 1.46% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.09% 2.76% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £31,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
312 254 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 51.83% 52.81% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 279 211 450
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 24 (58.54%) Perl
2 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
3 16 (39.02%) Linux
4 15 (36.59%) .NET
4 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
5 14 (34.15%) Penetration Testing
6 13 (31.71%) Ruby
6 13 (31.71%) C#
7 12 (29.27%) Windows
7 12 (29.27%) CCNA
7 12 (29.27%) HTTP
7 12 (29.27%) VPN
7 12 (29.27%) HTTPS
7 12 (29.27%) SSL
7 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (29.27%) Firewall
7 12 (29.27%) IPsec
7 12 (29.27%) Snort
7 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
8 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (26.83%) Splunk
8 11 (26.83%) C++
8 11 (26.83%) MySQL
9 10 (24.39%) IIS
10 9 (21.95%) XML
10 9 (21.95%) UNIX
10 9 (21.95%) Degree
11 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
11 8 (19.51%) AIX

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (24.39%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) HTTP
1 12 (29.27%) VPN
1 12 (29.27%) HTTPS
1 12 (29.27%) SSL
1 12 (29.27%) Firewall
1 12 (29.27%) IPsec
2 5 (12.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 8 (19.51%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
3 1 (2.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) NUnit
2 5 (12.20%) PyUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Selenium
3 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.44%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.44%) WATIR
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.07%) Electronics
2 4 (9.76%) Military
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Test Engineer
1 7 (17.07%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Network Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Security Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Cyber Security Specialist
5 1 (2.44%) Data Scientist
5 1 (2.44%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) XML
3 3 (7.32%) HTML
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) Sass
5 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.88%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) Blog
5 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 12 (29.27%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) UNIX
4 8 (19.51%) AIX
5 6 (14.63%) SUSE
6 4 (9.76%) Android
6 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (26.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL
4 6 (14.63%) Time Management
4 6 (14.63%) SIEM
4 6 (14.63%) Cyber Security
5 5 (12.20%) Manual Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (7.32%) Test Planning
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.32%) User Stories
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Perl
2 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
3 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 13 (31.71%) Ruby
4 13 (31.71%) C#
5 11 (26.83%) C++
6 8 (19.51%) C
7 4 (9.76%) Java
7 4 (9.76%) SQL
8 2 (4.88%) R
9 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) CCNA
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (21.95%) Degree
3 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) ISEB
4 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Splunk
2 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.76%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Tableau
4 1 (2.44%) New Relic