The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 15 15 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.85% 12.08% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.90% 17.31% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
County Antrim

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

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 104 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 57.53% 69.80% 60.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 72 81
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Python
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Python Salary Trend in Belfast

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Ext JS
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Decision Table
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Actimize
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago