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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 24 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.80% 3.92% 8.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 14.29% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 26
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £120,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
32 28 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.60% 27.45% 67.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 160
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (70.59%) Banking
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) Investment Banking
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) Perl
5 8 (47.06%) C#
5 8 (47.06%) Degree
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) WPF
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) WinForms
7 6 (35.29%) Equities
7 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Front Office
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 5 (29.41%) TypeScript
9 4 (23.53%) Collateral Management
9 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (23.53%) GemFire
9 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
9 4 (23.53%) VBA
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) C++
9 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (23.53%) TIBCO
9 4 (23.53%) NUnit
9 4 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) GemFire
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Pig
2 2 (11.76%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
2 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.76%) Mahout
2 2 (11.76%) QlikView
2 2 (11.76%) SAS EBI
2 2 (11.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) NUnit
1 4 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (23.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (70.59%) Banking
2 10 (58.82%) Investment Banking
3 9 (52.94%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# WPF Developer
3 5 (29.41%) WPF Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C++ Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C++ Quantitative Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Lead C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Python Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Quantitative Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) HTML5
2 7 (41.18%) WPF
3 6 (35.29%) WinForms
4 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
5 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (11.76%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) CSS
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Equities
2 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.88%) Derivative
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Collateral Management
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
5 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) eTOM
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Perl
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) TypeScript
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) VBA
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) R
6 2 (11.76%) Korn
7 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) TIBCO
2 3 (17.65%) Tableau
3 2 (11.76%) Cognos
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) RapidMiner