The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 33 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.81% 7.55% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.15% 10.81% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
127 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 57.47% 69.81% 65.15%
Number of salaries quoted 117 59 34
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Belfast

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Python.

1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Social Media
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (37.50%) User Stories
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
5 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) LabVIEW
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripter
1 3 (37.50%) Test Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago