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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 18 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 37 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.76% 8.08% 5.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.26% 12.90% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 11
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
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
174 186 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.00% 62.63% 69.80%
Number of salaries quoted 167 158 133
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 4 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 39 (69.64%) Ruby
2 35 (62.50%) Cyber Security
3 33 (58.93%) C#
3 33 (58.93%) Java
4 32 (57.14%) Linux
5 28 (50.00%) C++
6 27 (48.21%) TCP/IP
7 25 (44.64%) HTML
7 25 (44.64%) jQuery
7 25 (44.64%) HTML5
8 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
9 21 (37.50%) REST
10 20 (35.71%) PHP
10 20 (35.71%) Telecoms
11 19 (33.93%) Perl
11 19 (33.93%) Computer Forensics
12 18 (32.14%) C
13 17 (30.36%) Assembly Language
14 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (28.57%) Digital Media
15 15 (26.79%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (26.79%) Malware Analysis
16 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
16 11 (19.64%) Windows
17 10 (17.86%) DNS
18 9 (16.07%) CSS
18 9 (16.07%) CSS3
19 8 (14.29%) SDLC
20 7 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
20 7 (12.50%) OO

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (7.14%) JBoss
1 4 (7.14%) Apache
1 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (7.14%) Mule
1 4 (7.14%) Mule ESB
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (48.21%) TCP/IP
2 15 (26.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (17.86%) DNS
4 7 (12.50%) SMTP
4 7 (12.50%) HTTP
4 7 (12.50%) Firewall
5 6 (10.71%) Internet
6 3 (5.36%) DHCP
6 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.79%) Network Security
7 1 (1.79%) 2G
7 1 (1.79%) 2.5G
7 1 (1.79%) SDH
7 1 (1.79%) 3G
7 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.93%) JUnit
3 4 (7.14%) IntelliJ
3 4 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) Hudson
5 1 (1.79%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.79%) TestNG
5 1 (1.79%) NUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Electronics
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 19 (33.93%) Software Developer
4 18 (32.14%) Analyst
5 14 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (16.07%) Security Analyst
7 8 (14.29%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 6 (10.71%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Graduate
10 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Network Analyst
11 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Graduate Software Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Tester
11 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) HTML
1 25 (44.64%) jQuery
1 25 (44.64%) HTML5
2 21 (37.50%) REST
3 9 (16.07%) CSS3
3 9 (16.07%) CSS
4 4 (7.14%) SOAP
4 4 (7.14%) Web Services
4 4 (7.14%) XML
4 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 4 (7.14%) Spring
4 4 (7.14%) JSON
4 4 (7.14%) Spring MVC
4 4 (7.14%) Spring Integration
4 4 (7.14%) Apache Camel
4 4 (7.14%) JPA
5 2 (3.57%) STL
6 1 (1.79%) .NET
6 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.36%) DTV
3 1 (1.79%) SCADA
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Solaris
4 4 (7.14%) UNIX
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) CentOS
6 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.79%) Debian
6 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Cyber Security
2 24 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 19 (33.93%) Computer Forensics
4 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (26.79%) Malware Analysis
6 8 (14.29%) SDLC
7 7 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (12.50%) OO
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
9 5 (8.93%) TDD
9 5 (8.93%) MVC
10 4 (7.14%) OOP
10 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.14%) BDD
10 4 (7.14%) Integration Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Kanban
11 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.36%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (69.64%) Ruby
2 33 (58.93%) C#
2 33 (58.93%) Java
3 28 (50.00%) C++
4 20 (35.71%) PHP
5 19 (33.93%) Perl
6 18 (32.14%) C
7 17 (30.36%) Assembly Language
8 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.14%) SQL
9 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.57%) VBScript
12 1 (1.79%) Delphi
12 1 (1.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) Snort
2 2 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
1 2 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Apple
2 4 (7.14%) VMware
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) Dell
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago