The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 33 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 8 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.39% 4.69% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.92% 6.47% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 10
Average salary £120,000 £77,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% +31.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
101 232 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.80% 72.50% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 80 185 104
Average salary £90,000 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
London

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 18 April 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (84.38%) Perl
2 26 (81.25%) UNIX
3 18 (56.25%) Relational Database
4 17 (53.13%) C++
5 16 (50.00%) C
5 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (50.00%) SOA
5 16 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (40.63%) Linux
7 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
7 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
8 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (25.00%) Kerberos
8 8 (25.00%) AIX
8 8 (25.00%) Solaris
8 8 (25.00%) LDAP
8 8 (25.00%) Finance
8 8 (25.00%) Korn
9 6 (18.75%) Banking
10 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
10 4 (12.50%) Java
10 4 (12.50%) Sybase
11 3 (9.38%) SQL
12 2 (6.25%) MySQL
12 2 (6.25%) Windows
12 2 (6.25%) DB2
12 2 (6.25%) Web Services
12 2 (6.25%) C#
12 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 8 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) DB2
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) C++ Developer
3 16 (50.00%) Trainer
4 8 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) Spring
1 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 2 (6.25%) Guava
1 2 (6.25%) Guice
2 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) Open Source
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) UNIX
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
3 8 (25.00%) AIX
3 8 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) SOA
2 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.25%) OOP
3 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Information Security
4 1 (3.13%) Data Security
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Release Management
4 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) Perl
2 17 (53.13%) C++
3 16 (50.00%) C
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.00%) Korn
6 4 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (9.38%) SQL
8 2 (6.25%) C#
9 1 (3.13%) Ruby
9 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (3.13%) Percona
2 1 (3.13%) Terracotta
2 1 (3.13%) RightScale
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.13%) Apple