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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 72 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Python 26 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.38% 0.96% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.23% 2.13% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 6
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
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
497 423 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.47% 45.29% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 445 413 453
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -8 2 £60,000 +100.00%
Luton -4 1 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 32 (86.49%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) CSS
3 21 (56.76%) Linux
4 18 (48.65%) Ajax
5 17 (45.95%) Apache
5 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
5 17 (45.95%) Perl
5 17 (45.95%) PHP
6 16 (43.24%) jQuery
7 15 (40.54%) MySQL
8 13 (35.14%) HTTP
8 13 (35.14%) Windows
8 13 (35.14%) Wireless
8 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
9 11 (29.73%) Android
9 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
9 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
9 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
9 11 (29.73%) FrameMaker
9 11 (29.73%) PaintShop Pro
9 11 (29.73%) Publishing
9 11 (29.73%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (29.73%) Scrum
9 11 (29.73%) Web Development
9 11 (29.73%) RoboHelp
9 11 (29.73%) LAN
9 11 (29.73%) WAN
9 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
10 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
11 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (45.95%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
1 11 (29.73%) RoboHelp
1 11 (29.73%) FrameMaker
1 11 (29.73%) PaintShop Pro
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) HTTP
1 13 (35.14%) Wireless
2 11 (29.73%) LAN
2 11 (29.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) MySQL
2 11 (29.73%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
2 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (29.73%) Publishing
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Author
1 11 (29.73%) Technical Author
1 11 (29.73%) Development Manager
1 11 (29.73%) Web Manager
2 9 (24.32%) Web Development Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Perl Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.70%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.70%) UI Programmer
6 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) CSS
3 18 (48.65%) Ajax
4 16 (43.24%) jQuery
5 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.81%) Kendo UI
6 4 (10.81%) HTML5
6 4 (10.81%) Web Services
7 3 (8.11%) .NET
7 3 (8.11%) Highcharts JS
8 2 (5.41%) GTK+
8 2 (5.41%) Django
9 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 13 (35.14%) Windows
3 11 (29.73%) Android
3 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.81%) UNIX
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Scrum
1 11 (29.73%) Web Development
2 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 4 (10.81%) MVC
7 3 (8.11%) Web Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Time Management
7 3 (8.11%) Kanban
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
8 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.41%) Product Management
9 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
1 17 (45.95%) Perl
1 17 (45.95%) PHP
2 6 (16.22%) C
3 5 (13.51%) C++
4 3 (8.11%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby
5 2 (5.41%) Lua
5 2 (5.41%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Retek
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
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