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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 28 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 19 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.64% 2.70% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.80% 4.24% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £38,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £41,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
176 118 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.54% 63.78% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 156 112 183
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 32 (65.31%) C++
2 29 (59.18%) C#
3 26 (53.06%) Java
4 25 (51.02%) C
4 25 (51.02%) HTML
4 25 (51.02%) Software Engineering
5 22 (44.90%) PHP
6 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
7 18 (36.73%) SQL
7 18 (36.73%) Linux
8 17 (34.69%) Ruby
9 16 (32.65%) Windows
10 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 14 (28.57%) Information Security
10 14 (28.57%) Degree
10 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
11 13 (26.53%) XML
11 13 (26.53%) DV Cleared
12 12 (24.49%) .NET
13 11 (22.45%) MVC
13 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (22.45%) Subversion
13 11 (22.45%) jQuery
13 11 (22.45%) HTML5
14 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
15 9 (18.37%) Internet
15 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
15 9 (18.37%) Military
15 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
15 9 (18.37%) SSL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (4.08%) CMS
1 2 (4.08%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.37%) SSL
2 9 (18.37%) Internet
3 7 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (10.20%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) SMTP
5 2 (4.08%) HTTP
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Subversion
2 7 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.12%) Selenium
5 3 (6.12%) Ranorex
5 3 (6.12%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (6.12%) JMeter
6 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
6 2 (4.08%) WATIR
6 2 (4.08%) FitNesse
6 2 (4.08%) TestComplete
6 2 (4.08%) WatiN
7 1 (2.04%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (2.04%) Ant
7 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 9 (18.37%) Military
2 5 (10.20%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Software Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Graduate
4 5 (10.20%) Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Integration Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Security Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) ASP Developer
6 3 (6.12%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.12%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) QA Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) HTML
2 13 (26.53%) XML
3 12 (24.49%) .NET
4 11 (22.45%) jQuery
4 11 (22.45%) HTML5
5 5 (10.20%) CSS
6 4 (8.16%) SOAP
6 4 (8.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (6.12%) Ajax
7 3 (6.12%) Django
7 3 (6.12%) Classic ASP
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.37%) PKI
3 5 (10.20%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.12%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Solaris
3 4 (8.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) Information Security
3 11 (22.45%) MVC
3 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
5 9 (18.37%) Time Management
5 9 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (16.33%) OO
7 7 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.20%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.16%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.08%) Content Management
10 2 (4.08%) Migration
10 2 (4.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) C++
2 29 (59.18%) C#
3 26 (53.06%) Java
4 25 (51.02%) C
5 22 (44.90%) PHP
6 18 (36.73%) SQL
7 17 (34.69%) Ruby
8 7 (14.29%) Perl
9 6 (12.24%) PHP5
9 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
9 6 (12.24%) Assembly Language
9 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
10 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.04%) Lua
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.57%) Degree
3 13 (26.53%) DV Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.20%) ISEB
5 5 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Sun
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - benefits
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