The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.34% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Python
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 111 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 60.16% 74.50% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 72 101 89
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £26,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,400 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Python
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Python Salary Trend in Bolton

Python
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) BDD

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Junior
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Graduate
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) WinForms
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft