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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 53 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 25 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.78% 3.03% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.16% 5.90% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 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 £57,800 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
273 339 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 41.24% 51.44% 49.73%
Number of salaries quoted 247 292 320
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 £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 18 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 37 (75.51%) Linux
2 31 (63.27%) Windows
3 30 (61.22%) Ruby
4 20 (40.82%) MySQL
5 18 (36.73%) IIS
5 18 (36.73%) Snort
5 18 (36.73%) PCI DSS
6 17 (34.69%) C#
7 14 (28.57%) Perl
7 14 (28.57%) PHP
7 14 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 13 (26.53%) C++
8 13 (26.53%) Java
8 13 (26.53%) Open Source
9 12 (24.49%) Bash Shell
9 12 (24.49%) Subversion
9 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
9 12 (24.49%) Shell Script
10 11 (22.45%) CISSP
10 11 (22.45%) Apache
10 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
10 11 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
11 10 (20.41%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (20.41%) OO
11 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
12 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
12 9 (18.37%) C
12 9 (18.37%) .NET

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (36.73%) IIS
2 11 (22.45%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) IPsec
2 7 (14.29%) HTTP
2 7 (14.29%) VPN
2 7 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 7 (14.29%) SSL
3 4 (8.16%) GSM
3 4 (8.16%) LAN
3 4 (8.16%) UMTS
3 4 (8.16%) WAN
3 4 (8.16%) LTE
4 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Subversion
2 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.20%) JIRA
5 2 (4.08%) Selenium
5 2 (4.08%) Maven
5 2 (4.08%) FishEye
6 1 (2.04%) Gradle
6 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.04%) Hudson
6 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.04%) NUnit
6 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.04%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.04%) WATIR
General
1 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.33%) Aerospace
2 8 (16.33%) Electronics
3 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 6 (12.24%) Military
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Developer
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Tester
2 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Penetration Tester
2 8 (16.33%) Security Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Security Tester
3 7 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Cyber Security Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (18.37%) .NET
3 7 (14.29%) HTML
4 6 (12.24%) CSS
4 6 (12.24%) HTML5
4 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (12.24%) Sass
4 6 (12.24%) Ember.js
5 2 (4.08%) Software Packaging
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.04%) Web Services
6 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Open Source
2 6 (12.24%) User Experience
3 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) DTV
4 2 (4.08%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (2.04%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Linux
2 31 (63.27%) Windows
3 11 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (12.24%) UNIX
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Phone
5 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
5 5 (10.20%) Android
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) CentOS
6 1 (2.04%) Fedora
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) OO
3 8 (16.33%) MVC
3 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.33%) Coaching
4 7 (14.29%) DevOps
4 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (12.24%) User Experience Design
5 6 (12.24%) SIEM
5 6 (12.24%) Cyber Security
6 5 (10.20%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) UML
7 4 (8.16%) OOP
7 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) Information Management
7 4 (8.16%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (8.16%) Communications Security
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (61.22%) Ruby
2 17 (34.69%) C#
3 14 (28.57%) Perl
3 14 (28.57%) PHP
4 13 (26.53%) C++
4 13 (26.53%) Java
5 12 (24.49%) Bash Shell
5 12 (24.49%) Shell Script
6 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
6 9 (18.37%) C
7 3 (6.12%) SQL
8 1 (2.04%) R
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) CISSP
2 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.29%) CCNA
3 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.73%) PCI DSS
2 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Snort
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco
3 2 (4.08%) New Relic
4 1 (2.04%) Juniper
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 4 days ago