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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 18 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 39 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.75% 7.33% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.42% 11.05% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 6
Average salary £45,000 £33,875 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.84% -12.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
191 181 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 57.53% 66.30% 63.35%
Number of salaries quoted 174 161 113
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 31 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 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 44 (74.58%) Ruby
2 40 (67.80%) Cyber Security
3 34 (57.63%) C#
3 34 (57.63%) Java
3 34 (57.63%) Linux
4 29 (49.15%) C++
4 29 (49.15%) Telecoms
5 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
6 26 (44.07%) jQuery
6 26 (44.07%) HTML5
6 26 (44.07%) TCP/IP
6 26 (44.07%) HTML
7 24 (40.68%) PHP
7 24 (40.68%) REST
8 23 (38.98%) Digital Media
9 20 (33.90%) Perl
10 19 (32.20%) C
10 19 (32.20%) Computer Forensics
10 19 (32.20%) Intrusion Detection
10 19 (32.20%) Malware Analysis
11 18 (30.51%) Assembly Language
12 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
14 9 (15.25%) CSS
14 9 (15.25%) CSS3
15 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
15 8 (13.56%) Windows
15 8 (13.56%) OO
15 8 (13.56%) SDLC
16 7 (11.86%) Firewall

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 6 (10.17%) JBoss
1 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
1 6 (10.17%) Mule
1 6 (10.17%) Mule ESB
2 4 (6.78%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.07%) TCP/IP
2 19 (32.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (11.86%) Firewall
3 7 (11.86%) DNS
3 7 (11.86%) SMTP
4 5 (8.47%) HTTP
4 5 (8.47%) Internet
5 2 (3.39%) DHCP
6 1 (1.69%) SDH
6 1 (1.69%) 3G
6 1 (1.69%) 2G
6 1 (1.69%) 2.5G
6 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) MongoDB
1 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.17%) JIRA
2 6 (10.17%) JUnit
2 6 (10.17%) IntelliJ
3 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.39%) Hudson
5 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.69%) Subversion
5 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.69%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.69%) Selenium
5 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (49.15%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Marketing
3 5 (8.47%) Electronics
3 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) Software Engineer
3 20 (33.90%) Analyst
4 18 (30.51%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (27.12%) Software Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Security Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Security Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Graduate
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Incident Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Incident Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Administrator
10 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.39%) Graduate Software Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) HTML
1 26 (44.07%) jQuery
1 26 (44.07%) HTML5
2 24 (40.68%) REST
3 9 (15.25%) CSS3
3 9 (15.25%) CSS
4 6 (10.17%) SOAP
4 6 (10.17%) Web Services
4 6 (10.17%) XML
4 6 (10.17%) Hibernate
4 6 (10.17%) Spring
4 6 (10.17%) JSON
4 6 (10.17%) Spring MVC
4 6 (10.17%) Spring Integration
4 6 (10.17%) Apache Camel
4 6 (10.17%) JPA
5 2 (3.39%) STL
6 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Digital Media
2 5 (8.47%) DTV
3 1 (1.69%) SCADA
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (57.63%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Windows
3 5 (8.47%) Solaris
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.39%) Debian
4 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) Cyber Security
2 27 (45.76%) Software Engineering
3 19 (32.20%) Computer Forensics
3 19 (32.20%) Malware Analysis
4 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.56%) OO
5 8 (13.56%) SDLC
6 7 (11.86%) MVC
6 7 (11.86%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (10.17%) Integration Testing
7 6 (10.17%) Kanban
7 6 (10.17%) Scrum
7 6 (10.17%) TDD
7 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.17%) OOP
7 6 (10.17%) BDD
8 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.47%) Programme Management
8 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) Ruby
2 34 (57.63%) C#
2 34 (57.63%) Java
3 29 (49.15%) C++
4 24 (40.68%) PHP
5 20 (33.90%) Perl
6 19 (32.20%) C
7 18 (30.51%) Assembly Language
8 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
10 3 (5.08%) SQL
11 2 (3.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.39%) XenServer
2 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
1 2 (3.39%) SCOM
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
1 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Apple
2 5 (8.47%) SAP
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
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