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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 20 51 41
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Permanent jobs citing Python 41 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.17% 2.21% 1.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.52% 3.91% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 5
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
210 230 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.11% 56.51% 57.52%
Number of salaries quoted 168 198 143
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 50 (63.29%) Java
2 43 (54.43%) Ruby
3 38 (48.10%) Cybersecurity
4 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (46.84%) Linux
5 32 (40.51%) C#
6 31 (39.24%) C++
6 31 (39.24%) Telecoms
7 29 (36.71%) Perl
7 29 (36.71%) Windows
8 28 (35.44%) JavaScript
9 26 (32.91%) Hibernate
9 26 (32.91%) Spring
10 25 (31.65%) Integration Testing
10 25 (31.65%) Security Cleared
11 24 (30.38%) DV Cleared
11 24 (30.38%) XML
12 22 (27.85%) HTML
12 22 (27.85%) Software Engineering
13 19 (24.05%) PHP
13 19 (24.05%) SC Cleared
13 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
13 19 (24.05%) Digital Media
14 18 (22.78%) Big Data
14 18 (22.78%) REST
14 18 (22.78%) SQL
15 17 (21.52%) Automated Testing
16 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (18.99%) C
18 14 (17.72%) Assembly Language

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 13 (16.46%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.19%) JBoss
2 12 (15.19%) Mule
2 12 (15.19%) Mule ESB
2 12 (15.19%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.86%) Apache
3 7 (8.86%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.33%) IIS
5 2 (2.53%) Node.js
6 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 12 (15.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.19%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (15.19%) SaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (16.46%) Internet
2 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.13%) DNS
3 8 (10.13%) Firewall
4 7 (8.86%) SMTP
5 5 (6.33%) DHCP
6 4 (5.06%) HTTP
7 3 (3.80%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.27%) SAN
8 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
2 18 (22.78%) Big Data
3 12 (15.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (15.19%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.86%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.86%) MySQL
4 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) IntelliJ
2 12 (15.19%) JIRA
2 12 (15.19%) JUnit
3 9 (11.39%) Selenium
4 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.53%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.53%) RSpec
6 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 31 (39.24%) Telecoms
2 12 (15.19%) Electronics
2 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
2 12 (15.19%) Marketing
2 12 (15.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) Security Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) Senior Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) Senior Security Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Consultant
3 12 (15.19%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
3 12 (15.19%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.19%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
3 12 (15.19%) Senior Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Senior Java Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Technical Consultant
4 8 (10.13%) Network Operations Specialist
4 8 (10.13%) Network Specialist
4 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Administrator
6 5 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) Hibernate
1 26 (32.91%) Spring
2 24 (30.38%) XML
3 22 (27.85%) HTML
4 18 (22.78%) REST
5 14 (17.72%) Apache Camel
6 12 (15.19%) EJB
6 12 (15.19%) J2EE
6 12 (15.19%) JPA
6 12 (15.19%) JSON
6 12 (15.19%) SOAP
6 12 (15.19%) Spring Integration
6 12 (15.19%) Spring MVC
6 12 (15.19%) Web Services
7 10 (12.66%) HTML5
8 7 (8.86%) LAMP
9 6 (7.59%) jQuery
10 5 (6.33%) Kafka
11 3 (3.80%) Natural Language Processing
12 2 (2.53%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Digital Media
2 14 (17.72%) Visualisation
3 12 (15.19%) Cybercrime
3 12 (15.19%) iPhone
4 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
4 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.13%) Physics
5 5 (6.33%) Social Media
6 2 (2.53%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.53%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.53%) PKI
7 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) Linux
2 29 (36.71%) Windows
3 12 (15.19%) Android
3 12 (15.19%) Windows Phone
4 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.80%) Solaris
7 2 (2.53%) CentOS
7 2 (2.53%) Unix
8 1 (1.27%) Debian
8 1 (1.27%) FreeNAS
8 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.10%) Cybersecurity
2 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (31.65%) Integration Testing
4 22 (27.85%) Software Engineering
5 17 (21.52%) Automated Testing
6 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (17.72%) BDD
7 14 (17.72%) Malware Analysis
7 14 (17.72%) Reverse Engineering
7 14 (17.72%) TDD
8 13 (16.46%) Scrum
9 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (15.19%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (15.19%) E-Commerce
9 12 (15.19%) MVC
9 12 (15.19%) Network Design
9 12 (15.19%) OO
9 12 (15.19%) OOP
9 12 (15.19%) Programme Management
9 12 (15.19%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (63.29%) Java
2 43 (54.43%) Ruby
3 32 (40.51%) C#
4 31 (39.24%) C++
5 29 (36.71%) Perl
6 28 (35.44%) JavaScript
7 19 (24.05%) PHP
8 18 (22.78%) SQL
9 15 (18.99%) C
10 14 (17.72%) Assembly Language
11 12 (15.19%) Objective-C
12 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
13 5 (6.33%) Scala
14 4 (5.06%) VBScript
15 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
15 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
15 2 (2.53%) VB
16 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 25 (31.65%) Security Cleared
2 24 (30.38%) DV Cleared
3 19 (24.05%) SC Cleared
4 9 (11.39%) Degree
5 8 (10.13%) ISEB
6 6 (7.59%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) MISRA
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.33%) Docker
3 4 (5.06%) vSphere
4 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) SCCM
1 4 (5.06%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Apple
2 12 (15.19%) SAP
3 10 (12.66%) VMware
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix
5 1 (1.27%) Dell
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 16 days ago