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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 25 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 23 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.77% 5.47% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.57% 7.86% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 2
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £32,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 140 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.82% 69.65% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 157 131 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 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 36 (70.59%) C++
2 32 (62.75%) C#
3 31 (60.78%) Software Engineering
4 30 (58.82%) C
5 29 (56.86%) HTML
5 29 (56.86%) Java
6 24 (47.06%) Ruby
7 23 (45.10%) Degree
7 23 (45.10%) Computer Science
8 22 (43.14%) Linux
9 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
9 18 (35.29%) PHP
9 18 (35.29%) jQuery
9 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
10 17 (33.33%) HTML5
10 17 (33.33%) MVC
11 16 (31.37%) SQL
12 12 (23.53%) .NET
12 12 (23.53%) Information Security
13 11 (21.57%) XML
13 11 (21.57%) Windows
13 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
14 10 (19.61%) Internet
15 9 (17.65%) Assembly Language
15 9 (17.65%) Subversion
16 8 (15.69%) Digital Media
16 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
16 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
16 8 (15.69%) Aerospace
17 7 (13.73%) Management Information System

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (1.96%) CMS
1 1 (1.96%) Apache
1 1 (1.96%) uWSGI
1 1 (1.96%) nginx
1 1 (1.96%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.61%) Internet
3 7 (13.73%) SSL
4 4 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (7.84%) DNS
5 2 (3.92%) SMTP
5 2 (3.92%) HTTP
5 2 (3.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Subversion
2 7 (13.73%) SoapUI
3 5 (9.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.88%) JMeter
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium
4 3 (5.88%) Ranorex
5 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.92%) WATIR
5 2 (3.92%) TestComplete
5 2 (3.92%) WatiN
5 2 (3.92%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.96%) Ant
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
1 8 (15.69%) Aerospace
2 7 (13.73%) Military
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Software Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Junior Software Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Graduate
4 6 (11.76%) Junior
5 5 (9.80%) Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Test Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Integration Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Graduate Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) ASP Developer
7 3 (5.88%) QA Tester
7 3 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (56.86%) HTML
2 18 (35.29%) jQuery
3 17 (33.33%) HTML5
4 12 (23.53%) .NET
5 11 (21.57%) XML
6 6 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (9.80%) CSS
8 4 (7.84%) Ajax
8 4 (7.84%) Django
8 4 (7.84%) SOAP
9 3 (5.88%) Classic ASP
9 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.96%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) Digital Media
3 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
3 7 (13.73%) PKI
4 5 (9.80%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) UNIX
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Software Engineering
2 17 (33.33%) MVC
3 12 (23.53%) Information Security
4 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
5 7 (13.73%) OO
5 7 (13.73%) Time Management
5 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.76%) Computer Forensics
7 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.80%) Scrum
7 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) Release Management
9 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) C++
2 32 (62.75%) C#
3 30 (58.82%) C
4 29 (56.86%) Java
5 24 (47.06%) Ruby
6 18 (35.29%) PHP
7 16 (31.37%) SQL
8 9 (17.65%) Assembly Language
9 7 (13.73%) Perl
10 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
11 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
11 5 (9.80%) PHP5
12 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.96%) Lua
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
2 18 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 11 (21.57%) DV Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) ISEB
5 5 (9.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) Sun
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