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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 22 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.58% 2.80% 4.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.48% 8.89% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Average salary £75,000 £82,500 £105,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
61 45 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 39.87% 31.47% 73.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 138
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £32,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Front Office
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Scala
4 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Splunk
5 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Derivative
5 2 (20.00%) NUnit

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (20.00%) GemFire
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase IQ
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) HBase
3 1 (10.00%) MarkLogic
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (30.00%) Front Office
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WPF Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (20.00%) Equities
1 2 (20.00%) Derivative
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
4 3 (30.00%) Scala
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (10.00%) Vertica
3 1 (10.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (10.00%) MapR
3 1 (10.00%) Solace
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata
3 1 (10.00%) Netezza
3 1 (10.00%) Greenplum
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) IBM