The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 35 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 20 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.57% 7.58% 3.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.47% 11.25% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 7
Average salary £33,000 £21,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.48% -33.84%
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +6.66%
Python
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
191 240 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 53.20% 67.42% 76.15%
Number of salaries quoted 171 195 162
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £29,766
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Python
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Python Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Python
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 22 (66.67%) Linux
1 22 (66.67%) Ruby
2 21 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 16 (48.48%) Perl
4 14 (42.42%) C#
4 14 (42.42%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) Windows
5 13 (39.39%) C++
5 13 (39.39%) Cyber Security
6 12 (36.36%) PHP
7 11 (33.33%) C
7 11 (33.33%) DNS
8 10 (30.30%) Assembly Language
8 10 (30.30%) HTML
8 10 (30.30%) HTML5
8 10 (30.30%) REST
8 10 (30.30%) Computer Forensics
8 10 (30.30%) jQuery
9 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
9 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 8 (24.24%) HTTP
10 8 (24.24%) Firewall
10 8 (24.24%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (24.24%) Malware Analysis
11 7 (21.21%) MySQL
11 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.18%) SMTP
12 6 (18.18%) UNIX
12 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (18.18%) Internet

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 11 (33.33%) DNS
3 8 (24.24%) HTTP
3 8 (24.24%) Firewall
3 8 (24.24%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (18.18%) SMTP
4 6 (18.18%) Internet
5 5 (15.15%) Wireshark
6 3 (9.09%) DHCP
7 1 (3.03%) 3G
7 1 (3.03%) 2G
7 1 (3.03%) 2.5G
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) SDH
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) NUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.03%) TestNG
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Incident Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Network Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Penetration Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) HTML
1 10 (30.30%) HTML5
1 10 (30.30%) REST
1 10 (30.30%) jQuery
2 2 (6.06%) STL
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) EqualLogic
1 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) UNIX
4 4 (12.12%) Solaris
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Cyber Security
2 10 (30.30%) Computer Forensics
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 8 (24.24%) Malware Analysis
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.12%) SIEM
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) OO
7 3 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
8 2 (6.06%) TDD
9 1 (3.03%) CMMI
9 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) Ruby
2 16 (48.48%) Perl
3 14 (42.42%) C#
3 14 (42.42%) Java
4 13 (39.39%) C++
5 12 (36.36%) PHP
6 11 (33.33%) C
7 10 (30.30%) Assembly Language
8 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
9 5 (15.15%) SQL
10 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
11 2 (6.06%) VBScript
11 2 (6.06%) Delphi
12 1 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Snort
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Dell
3 1 (3.03%) Apple
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