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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 43 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Permanent jobs citing Python 28 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.71% 1.87% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.89% 3.65% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 12
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £32,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
315 274 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 52.94% 51.21% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 279 227 456
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 24 December 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (50.98%) Perl
2 23 (45.10%) Linux
3 20 (39.22%) C#
4 19 (37.25%) Shell Script
4 19 (37.25%) Ruby
5 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 17 (33.33%) Windows
6 16 (31.37%) .NET
7 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (27.45%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (25.49%) C++
9 12 (23.53%) HTTP
9 12 (23.53%) VPN
9 12 (23.53%) HTTPS
9 12 (23.53%) SSL
9 12 (23.53%) CCNA
9 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (23.53%) Firewall
9 12 (23.53%) IPsec
9 12 (23.53%) Snort
9 12 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (23.53%) PCI DSS
10 11 (21.57%) Java
10 11 (21.57%) MySQL
10 11 (21.57%) UNIX
10 11 (21.57%) Splunk
10 11 (21.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (19.61%) C
11 10 (19.61%) IIS
12 9 (17.65%) XML

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (19.61%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) HTTP
1 12 (23.53%) VPN
1 12 (23.53%) HTTPS
1 12 (23.53%) SSL
1 12 (23.53%) Firewall
1 12 (23.53%) IPsec
2 5 (9.80%) Network Security
3 2 (3.92%) LAN
3 2 (3.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) MySQL
2 8 (15.69%) DB2
3 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Subversion
1 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) NUnit
3 5 (9.80%) PyUnit
4 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.96%) WATIR
6 1 (1.96%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.96%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (17.65%) Electronics
2 6 (11.76%) Military
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 4 (7.84%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Developer
1 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Test Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Security Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) XML
3 7 (13.73%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (9.80%) HTML
5 4 (7.84%) CSS
5 4 (7.84%) HTML5
6 3 (5.88%) Sass
6 3 (5.88%) Ember.js
6 3 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.92%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) Blog
5 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Linux
2 17 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (21.57%) UNIX
4 8 (15.69%) Android
4 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
4 8 (15.69%) AIX
5 6 (11.76%) SUSE
6 4 (7.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (27.45%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (21.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (15.69%) Cyber Security
3 8 (15.69%) SIEM
4 7 (13.73%) Scrum
5 6 (11.76%) ITIL
5 6 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.76%) Time Management
6 5 (9.80%) Manual Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
6 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Information Management
7 4 (7.84%) MVC
7 4 (7.84%) OOP
7 4 (7.84%) OO
7 4 (7.84%) Communications Security
7 4 (7.84%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) Perl
2 20 (39.22%) C#
3 19 (37.25%) Shell Script
3 19 (37.25%) Ruby
4 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (25.49%) C++
6 11 (21.57%) Java
7 10 (19.61%) C
8 3 (5.88%) SQL
9 1 (1.96%) R
9 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) CCNA
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (17.65%) Degree
3 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) ISEB
6 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Splunk
2 8 (15.69%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.84%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Juniper
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) New Relic
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + high bonus & package
Posted: 6 days ago