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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 14 24 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +25
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.46% 8.88% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 12.62% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 3
Average salary £60,000 £110,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
17 214 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 25.37% 70.39% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 182 139
Average salary £62,500 £90,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £120,000
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 19 December 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Programming
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Django
4 4 (44.44%) RESTful
4 4 (44.44%) Twisted
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) Subversion
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (22.22%) Ansible
6 2 (22.22%) Salt
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Scala
6 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Python Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Python/Django Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Django
1 4 (44.44%) RESTful
1 4 (44.44%) Twisted
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OOP
1 4 (44.44%) Functional Programming
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Scala
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) R
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware