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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 38 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.05% 7.81% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.72% 10.70% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 1
Average salary £35,000 £21,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -47.50%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +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
216 243 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.92% 72.97% 71.37%
Number of salaries quoted 178 208 163
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 April 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (68.75%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) Perl
3 17 (53.13%) Ruby
4 15 (46.88%) PowerShell
4 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
5 14 (43.75%) Java
6 13 (40.63%) C#
7 12 (37.50%) C++
8 11 (34.38%) Cyber Security
9 10 (31.25%) REST
9 10 (31.25%) jQuery
9 10 (31.25%) C
9 10 (31.25%) MySQL
10 9 (28.13%) Oracle
10 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
10 9 (28.13%) SQL
10 9 (28.13%) HTML
10 9 (28.13%) Assembly Language
10 9 (28.13%) Computer Forensics
10 9 (28.13%) HTML5
11 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 7 (21.88%) UNIX
13 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
13 6 (18.75%) Internet
13 6 (18.75%) DNS
13 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
14 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) Internet
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) Wireshark
4 4 (12.50%) HTTP
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security
6 2 (6.25%) NAS
6 2 (6.25%) SAN
7 1 (3.13%) 3G
7 1 (3.13%) SDH
7 1 (3.13%) DHCP
7 1 (3.13%) 2G
7 1 (3.13%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.13%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
2 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) NUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) TestNG
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Senior IT Security Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Telecoms Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) jQuery
1 10 (31.25%) REST
2 9 (28.13%) HTML5
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
3 2 (6.25%) STL
4 1 (3.13%) CSS3
4 1 (3.13%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) SCADA
2 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Cyber Security
2 9 (28.13%) Computer Forensics
3 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (12.50%) SIEM
7 3 (9.38%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) MVC
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.13%) People Management
9 1 (3.13%) RUP
9 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Perl
2 17 (53.13%) Ruby
3 15 (46.88%) PowerShell
4 14 (43.75%) Java
5 13 (40.63%) C#
6 12 (37.50%) C++
7 10 (31.25%) C
8 9 (28.13%) SQL
8 9 (28.13%) Assembly Language
9 5 (15.63%) PHP
10 2 (6.25%) Delphi
10 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (3.13%) Groovy
11 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) BC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Snort
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Dell
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago