The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 33 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Python 32 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.36% 2.86% 5.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.19% 5.93% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 30
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,875
% change year-on-year
- +0.31%
Python
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
314 236 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 52.60% 48.16% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 278 202 262
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Python
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Coventry region.

Python Salary Trend in Coventry

Python
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Coventry

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 59 (96.72%) Linux
2 35 (57.38%) Apache
3 32 (52.46%) HTML
3 32 (52.46%) Perl
4 27 (44.26%) Java
4 27 (44.26%) Web Services
5 25 (40.98%) Software Engineering
6 22 (36.07%) SQL
6 22 (36.07%) J2EE
6 22 (36.07%) DB2
7 21 (34.43%) RESTful
7 21 (34.43%) REST
7 21 (34.43%) Big Data
7 21 (34.43%) Oracle
7 21 (34.43%) XHTML
7 21 (34.43%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
9 16 (26.23%) C#
10 14 (22.95%) DHCP
10 14 (22.95%) DNS
11 13 (21.31%) Git (software)
11 13 (21.31%) Squid
12 12 (19.67%) Degree
12 12 (19.67%) Electronics
12 12 (19.67%) Windows
12 12 (19.67%) C++
13 11 (18.03%) PHP
13 11 (18.03%) C
13 11 (18.03%) CSS
13 11 (18.03%) Firmware

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 35 (57.38%) Apache
2 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.20%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) DHCP
1 14 (22.95%) DNS
2 4 (6.56%) Internet
2 4 (6.56%) VoIP
3 2 (3.28%) HTTP
4 1 (1.64%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) DB2
2 21 (34.43%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (34.43%) Big Data
3 5 (8.20%) MySQL
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.67%) Electronics
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Software Engineer
2 22 (36.07%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Support Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Firmware Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Graduate
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.56%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Linux Support
8 3 (4.92%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) HTML
2 27 (44.26%) Web Services
3 22 (36.07%) J2EE
4 21 (34.43%) XHTML
4 21 (34.43%) RESTful
4 21 (34.43%) REST
5 11 (18.03%) CSS
6 6 (9.84%) XML
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.20%) .NET
7 5 (8.20%) jQuery
7 5 (8.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (8.20%) Ajax
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.20%) WCF
7 5 (8.20%) WPF
8 4 (6.56%) COM
8 4 (6.56%) XSL
8 4 (6.56%) DHTML
9 2 (3.28%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 59 (96.72%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) UNIX
4 2 (3.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Software Engineering
2 10 (16.39%) Validation
3 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.56%) MVC
4 4 (6.56%) Web Development
5 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.64%) Automated Testing
6 1 (1.64%) Scrum
6 1 (1.64%) System Testing
6 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.64%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.64%) Coaching
6 1 (1.64%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) Perl
2 27 (44.26%) Java
3 22 (36.07%) SQL
4 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
5 16 (26.23%) C#
6 12 (19.67%) C++
7 11 (18.03%) PHP
7 11 (18.03%) C
8 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.20%) Delphi
8 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
9 4 (6.56%) XAML
10 1 (1.64%) Jython
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) HNC
2 1 (1.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Squid
2 11 (18.03%) Firmware
3 1 (1.64%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Zenoss
1 2 (3.28%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco
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