The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 31 27 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing Python 17 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.94% 5.66% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.18% 8.33% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £40,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
167 144 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 58.39% 67.92% 62.47%
Number of salaries quoted 145 134 211
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Gloucestershire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 34 (79.07%) C++
2 31 (72.09%) C#
2 31 (72.09%) Software Engineering
3 30 (69.77%) C
4 28 (65.12%) Java
5 27 (62.79%) HTML
6 23 (53.49%) Ruby
7 22 (51.16%) Degree
7 22 (51.16%) Computer Science
8 18 (41.86%) Linux
8 18 (41.86%) jQuery
9 17 (39.53%) HTML5
9 17 (39.53%) MVC
10 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
11 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
11 14 (32.56%) SQL
12 12 (27.91%) Information Security
13 11 (25.58%) PHP
13 11 (25.58%) XML
13 11 (25.58%) DV Cleared
14 10 (23.26%) .NET
15 9 (20.93%) Assembly Language
16 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
16 8 (18.60%) Aerospace
16 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
16 8 (18.60%) Digital Media
17 7 (16.28%) SoapUI
17 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
17 7 (16.28%) Time Management
17 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (2.33%) nginx
1 1 (2.33%) uWSGI
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.28%) SSL
3 6 (13.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) SoapUI
1 7 (16.28%) Subversion
2 3 (6.98%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Ranorex
2 3 (6.98%) JMeter
2 3 (6.98%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.65%) WatiN
3 2 (4.65%) TestComplete
3 2 (4.65%) WATIR
3 2 (4.65%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
1 8 (18.60%) Aerospace
2 7 (16.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Software Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Junior Software Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Junior
4 5 (11.63%) Tester
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Test Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Integration Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Graduate
5 4 (9.30%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.98%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) ASP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) HTML
2 18 (41.86%) jQuery
3 17 (39.53%) HTML5
4 11 (25.58%) XML
5 10 (23.26%) .NET
6 6 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (9.30%) SOAP
8 3 (6.98%) Ajax
8 3 (6.98%) Django
8 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.98%) CSS
9 2 (4.65%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.33%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 22 (51.16%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.60%) Digital Media
3 7 (16.28%) PKI
3 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) Software Engineering
2 17 (39.53%) MVC
3 12 (27.91%) Information Security
4 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.28%) Time Management
6 6 (13.95%) Computer Forensics
7 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Scrum
7 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.30%) OO
8 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) C++
2 31 (72.09%) C#
3 30 (69.77%) C
4 28 (65.12%) Java
5 23 (53.49%) Ruby
6 14 (32.56%) SQL
7 11 (25.58%) PHP
8 9 (20.93%) Assembly Language
9 5 (11.63%) Perl
10 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
10 4 (9.30%) PHP5
11 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
12 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Degree
2 16 (37.21%) Security Cleared
3 11 (25.58%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (11.63%) ISEB
5 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) HP
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