The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 38 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Python 29 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.70% 2.96% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.83% 7.78% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 12
Average salary £31,000 £36,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.48% +29.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
295 257 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.81% 38.07% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 261 229 152
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
West Midlands

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 11 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Coventry

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 38 (95.00%) Linux
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 21 (52.50%) DHCP
3 21 (52.50%) DNS
4 20 (50.00%) Squid
5 19 (47.50%) Apache
6 17 (42.50%) CSS
6 17 (42.50%) HTML
6 17 (42.50%) Degree
7 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 11 (27.50%) Perl
8 11 (27.50%) PHP
9 8 (20.00%) UNIX
9 8 (20.00%) HTTP
10 7 (17.50%) Internet
10 7 (17.50%) Samba
10 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
11 6 (15.00%) C#
11 6 (15.00%) C++
12 5 (12.50%) VoIP
12 5 (12.50%) XML
12 5 (12.50%) Finance
12 5 (12.50%) Cisco
13 4 (10.00%) Ajax
13 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
13 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
13 4 (10.00%) WCF
13 4 (10.00%) WPF
13 4 (10.00%) jQuery
13 4 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 19 (47.50%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) DHCP
1 21 (52.50%) DNS
2 8 (20.00%) HTTP
3 7 (17.50%) Internet
4 5 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 13 (32.50%) Support Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Graduate
3 9 (22.50%) Python Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Support
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
1 17 (42.50%) CSS
2 5 (12.50%) XML
3 4 (10.00%) Web Services
3 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.00%) Ajax
3 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (10.00%) WCF
3 4 (10.00%) WPF
3 4 (10.00%) jQuery
3 4 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (7.50%) DHTML
4 3 (7.50%) COM
4 3 (7.50%) XSL
5 2 (5.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.00%) Firmware
2 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (7.50%) MVC
2 3 (7.50%) Web Development
2 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.00%) Validation
3 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (2.50%) Scrum
4 1 (2.50%) System Testing
4 1 (2.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (27.50%) Perl
2 11 (27.50%) PHP
3 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.00%) C#
4 6 (15.00%) C++
5 4 (10.00%) Delphi
5 4 (10.00%) Java
5 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.00%) C
6 3 (7.50%) XAML
7 1 (2.50%) Jython
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) HNC
2 2 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Squid
2 7 (17.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (5.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
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