The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 76 90 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 17 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.45% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 0.91% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 3
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% +10.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Python
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
525 439 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.72% 43.64% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 475 428 419
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Python Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Python
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 2 £37,000 - 1
Bedford - 1 £60,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 20 (74.07%) HTML
1 20 (74.07%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Ajax
3 14 (51.85%) jQuery
4 11 (40.74%) Apache
4 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 11 (40.74%) Perl
4 11 (40.74%) PHP
5 10 (37.04%) MySQL
6 9 (33.33%) UNIX
7 8 (29.63%) HTTP
7 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
8 7 (25.93%) Django
8 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
8 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
8 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (25.93%) Scrum
8 7 (25.93%) Web Development
9 5 (18.52%) Project Management
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) C
10 4 (14.81%) C++
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Wireless
10 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
10 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
11 3 (11.11%) Selenium
11 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 11 (40.74%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) RoboHelp
1 3 (11.11%) FrameMaker
1 3 (11.11%) PaintShop Pro
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) Wireless
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) OLAP
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Development Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Web Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Web Development Manager
5 4 (14.81%) UI Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (14.81%) UI Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Author
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Author
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Perl Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) HTML
1 20 (74.07%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) Ajax
3 14 (51.85%) jQuery
4 7 (25.93%) Django
4 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.11%) Kendo UI
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) Highcharts JS
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) .NET
7 1 (3.70%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (18.52%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) Android
4 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Scrum
1 7 (25.93%) Web Development
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) Time Management
4 3 (11.11%) Kanban
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) ETL
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Product Management
6 1 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.70%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
1 11 (40.74%) Perl
1 11 (40.74%) PHP
2 5 (18.52%) C
3 4 (14.81%) C++
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
5 2 (7.41%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
5 2 (7.41%) Lua
5 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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