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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 30 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Python 39 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.52% 3.01% 4.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.09% 7.14% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 24
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,400 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
298 210 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 49.83% 42.08% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 262 188 247
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 18 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Coventry

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 62 (96.88%) Linux
2 35 (54.69%) Apache
3 32 (50.00%) HTML
3 32 (50.00%) Perl
4 25 (39.06%) Java
4 25 (39.06%) Web Services
4 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
5 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
6 20 (31.25%) SQL
6 20 (31.25%) J2EE
6 20 (31.25%) DB2
7 19 (29.69%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (29.69%) Oracle
7 19 (29.69%) XHTML
7 19 (29.69%) RESTful
7 19 (29.69%) REST
7 19 (29.69%) Big Data
8 18 (28.13%) DHCP
8 18 (28.13%) DNS
9 17 (26.56%) Squid
10 16 (25.00%) Degree
11 14 (21.88%) C#
12 13 (20.31%) PHP
12 13 (20.31%) CSS
13 11 (17.19%) C
13 11 (17.19%) Windows
13 11 (17.19%) C++
13 11 (17.19%) Electronics
13 11 (17.19%) Git (software)
14 10 (15.63%) Computer Science

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (54.69%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) DHCP
1 18 (28.13%) DNS
2 6 (9.38%) Internet
2 6 (9.38%) VoIP
3 3 (4.69%) HTTP
4 2 (3.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) DB2
2 19 (29.69%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (29.69%) Big Data
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (17.19%) Electronics
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Software Engineer
2 20 (31.25%) Java Software Engineer
3 15 (23.44%) Support Engineer
4 14 (21.88%) Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Firmware Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Graduate
7 6 (9.38%) Linux Support Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Linux Support
8 5 (7.81%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Technical Support
9 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Python Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Analyst
11 2 (3.13%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.00%) HTML
2 25 (39.06%) Web Services
3 20 (31.25%) J2EE
4 19 (29.69%) XHTML
4 19 (29.69%) RESTful
4 19 (29.69%) REST
5 13 (20.31%) CSS
6 7 (10.94%) XML
7 5 (7.81%) Ajax
7 5 (7.81%) WCF
7 5 (7.81%) WPF
7 5 (7.81%) jQuery
7 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.81%) .NET
8 4 (6.25%) DHTML
8 4 (6.25%) COM
8 4 (6.25%) XSL
9 2 (3.13%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.06%) Firmware
3 3 (4.69%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 62 (96.88%) Linux
2 11 (17.19%) Windows
3 10 (15.63%) UNIX
4 3 (4.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
2 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 8 (12.50%) Validation
3 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.25%) MVC
4 4 (6.25%) Web Development
5 2 (3.13%) Scrum
5 2 (3.13%) Test Strategy
5 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.56%) System Testing
6 1 (1.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (1.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) Perl
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
4 20 (31.25%) SQL
5 14 (21.88%) C#
6 13 (20.31%) PHP
7 11 (17.19%) C
7 11 (17.19%) C++
8 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.81%) Delphi
9 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
10 4 (6.25%) XAML
11 2 (3.13%) Jython
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) HNC
2 2 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Squid
2 2 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (3.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Cisco
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
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