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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 49 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.42% 2.56% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.30% 4.19% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
256 167 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.26% 61.17% 71.55%
Number of salaries quoted 222 154 157
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 January 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Linux
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 16 (45.71%) PHP
5 13 (37.14%) C#
5 13 (37.14%) HTML
6 12 (34.29%) Java
6 12 (34.29%) C++
6 12 (34.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
7 10 (28.57%) Internet
7 10 (28.57%) C
7 10 (28.57%) Perl
7 10 (28.57%) MySQL
7 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 10 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle
9 8 (22.86%) DV Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.00%) Firewall
11 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
11 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
11 6 (17.14%) Military
11 6 (17.14%) Information Security
11 6 (17.14%) DNS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 10 (28.57%) Internet
3 7 (20.00%) Firewall
4 6 (17.14%) DNS
4 6 (17.14%) SSL
5 4 (11.43%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) SMTP
6 2 (5.71%) HTTP
6 2 (5.71%) SAN
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security
6 2 (5.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) MySQL
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (17.14%) Military
2 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) IT Security Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Incident Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Incident Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Graduate
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.86%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 6 (17.14%) XML
3 5 (14.29%) jQuery
3 5 (14.29%) REST
4 4 (11.43%) HTML5
5 3 (8.57%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) .NET
6 1 (2.86%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.86%) Ajax
6 1 (2.86%) Django
6 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
1 6 (17.14%) PKI
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Solaris
4 4 (11.43%) UNIX
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
2 6 (17.14%) Information Security
2 6 (17.14%) Time Management
2 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (14.29%) Cyber Security
4 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (8.57%) OO
4 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) OOP
5 2 (5.71%) Web Development
5 2 (5.71%) Content Management
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) PHP
3 13 (37.14%) C#
4 12 (34.29%) C++
4 12 (34.29%) Java
5 10 (28.57%) C
5 10 (28.57%) Perl
6 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
7 6 (17.14%) Ruby
8 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.71%) PHP5
9 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.71%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.86%) Delphi
10 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) DV Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
1 2 (5.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
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