The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 23 27 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.60% 4.84% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.89% 6.77% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Average salary £82,500 £105,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +44.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Python
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 133 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 29.22% 71.51% 48.93%
Number of salaries quoted 37 120 163
Average salary £65,000 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £47,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Python
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Python Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Python
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) Salt

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Salt
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Percona
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat