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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 54 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.57% 6.10% 4.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 12.54% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 24
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
357 287 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 43.75% 48.64% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 317 259 198
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Coventry

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 31 (83.78%) Linux
2 29 (78.38%) SQL
3 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
4 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (64.86%) C#
5 24 (64.86%) C++
6 23 (62.16%) Scrum
6 23 (62.16%) Degree
7 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
8 21 (56.76%) Windows
9 15 (40.54%) PhD
9 15 (40.54%) Electronics
10 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
10 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
10 14 (37.84%) Physics
11 12 (32.43%) Image Processing
11 12 (32.43%) SaaS
11 12 (32.43%) Pattern Recognition
11 12 (32.43%) Perl
12 11 (29.73%) Java
12 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
12 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
12 11 (29.73%) Artificial Intelligence
13 10 (27.03%) HTML
13 10 (27.03%) .NET
13 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (24.32%) UNIX
14 9 (24.32%) Nagios
15 8 (21.62%) Ruby

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (29.73%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.22%) GlassFish
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) JBoss
4 2 (5.41%) nginx
4 2 (5.41%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) SaaS
2 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) ISDN
2 1 (2.70%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.22%) Maven
2 6 (16.22%) JUnit
3 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (40.54%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Software Engineer
2 21 (56.76%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Support
7 1 (2.70%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) Java EE
3 7 (18.92%) J2EE
3 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
4 6 (16.22%) EJB
4 6 (16.22%) JMS
4 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
4 6 (16.22%) Entity Framework
4 6 (16.22%) REST
5 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.41%) Java SE
5 2 (5.41%) jQuery
5 2 (5.41%) HTML5
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
2 14 (37.84%) Mathematics
2 14 (37.84%) Physics
3 11 (29.73%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.41%) Life Science
5 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
5 2 (5.41%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 9 (24.32%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
2 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (62.16%) Scrum
4 12 (32.43%) Image Processing
4 12 (32.43%) Pattern Recognition
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.92%) Kanban
6 6 (16.22%) Refactoring
6 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) DevOps
7 5 (13.51%) Validation
8 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.41%) TDD
9 2 (5.41%) Bioinformatics
9 2 (5.41%) Web Development
9 2 (5.41%) Open Source
9 2 (5.41%) Analytics
10 1 (2.70%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 24 (64.86%) C#
2 24 (64.86%) C++
3 12 (32.43%) Perl
4 11 (29.73%) Java
4 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.62%) Ruby
6 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (8.11%) PHP
9 2 (5.41%) R
9 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 15 (40.54%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
1 1 (2.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (24.32%) Nagios
3 8 (21.62%) Puppet
4 6 (16.22%) OpenNMS
5 3 (8.11%) Ansible
5 3 (8.11%) Unicenter
5 3 (8.11%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.70%) Control-M
6 1 (2.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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