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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 62 72 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 23 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.39% 1.97% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.50% 4.05% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 8
Average salary £33,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £42,500 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
418 494 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.45% 48.72% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 392 467 441
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Bedford -2 3 £27,500 - 1
Luton 0 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 39 (86.67%) HTML
2 38 (84.44%) CSS
3 22 (48.89%) Wireless
4 21 (46.67%) Perl
4 21 (46.67%) PHP
5 20 (44.44%) Android
5 20 (44.44%) Apple iOS
5 20 (44.44%) Windows
5 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 20 (44.44%) RoboHelp
5 20 (44.44%) FrameMaker
5 20 (44.44%) PaintShop Pro
5 20 (44.44%) LAN
5 20 (44.44%) WAN
5 20 (44.44%) Publishing
6 19 (42.22%) MySQL
7 18 (40.00%) Linux
7 18 (40.00%) Apache
7 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (40.00%) Ajax
8 16 (35.56%) jQuery
9 14 (31.11%) HTTP
9 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
10 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
10 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
10 12 (26.67%) Web Development
10 12 (26.67%) Scrum
10 12 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
12 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (40.00%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 20 (44.44%) RoboHelp
1 20 (44.44%) FrameMaker
1 20 (44.44%) PaintShop Pro
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (48.89%) Wireless
2 20 (44.44%) LAN
2 20 (44.44%) WAN
3 14 (31.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) MySQL
2 12 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (44.44%) Publishing
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Author
1 20 (44.44%) Technical Author
2 12 (26.67%) Development Manager
2 12 (26.67%) Web Manager
3 10 (22.22%) Web Development Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate
6 3 (6.67%) Junior
6 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Perl Developer
6 3 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (86.67%) HTML
2 38 (84.44%) CSS
3 18 (40.00%) Ajax
4 16 (35.56%) jQuery
5 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.89%) Kendo UI
6 4 (8.89%) HTML5
6 4 (8.89%) Web Services
7 3 (6.67%) Highcharts JS
8 2 (4.44%) GTK+
9 1 (2.22%) XML
9 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
1 20 (44.44%) Android
1 20 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 18 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Scrum
1 12 (26.67%) Web Development
2 11 (24.44%) Mentoring
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.89%) MVC
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) TDD
6 3 (6.67%) Web Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.67%) Time Management
6 3 (6.67%) Kanban
7 2 (4.44%) Product Management
7 2 (4.44%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.22%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.22%) OOP
8 1 (2.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Perl
1 21 (46.67%) PHP
2 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) C
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle
1 1 (2.22%) Retek
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27500 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago