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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 32 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 35 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.66% 4.03% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.63% 10.34% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 11
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £45,000 £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
301 232 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.71% 38.93% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 272 204 192
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 £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Coventry

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 54 (96.43%) Linux
2 28 (50.00%) Apache
3 25 (44.64%) HTML
4 24 (42.86%) Perl
5 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 19 (33.93%) DHCP
6 19 (33.93%) DNS
7 18 (32.14%) Squid
8 17 (30.36%) Degree
9 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 16 (28.57%) Java
9 16 (28.57%) Web Services
10 14 (25.00%) CSS
11 13 (23.21%) C#
11 13 (23.21%) PHP
12 12 (21.43%) SQL
13 11 (19.64%) J2EE
13 11 (19.64%) Oracle
13 11 (19.64%) C++
13 11 (19.64%) XHTML
13 11 (19.64%) DB2
13 11 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
13 11 (19.64%) RESTful
13 11 (19.64%) REST
13 11 (19.64%) Big Data
14 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
14 10 (17.86%) Windows
14 10 (17.86%) C
14 10 (17.86%) Electronics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (8.93%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) DHCP
1 19 (33.93%) DNS
2 7 (12.50%) Internet
3 6 (10.71%) VoIP
4 4 (7.14%) HTTP
5 2 (3.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) DB2
1 11 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (19.64%) Big Data
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (17.86%) Electronics
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Developer
1 15 (26.79%) Support Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Graduate
4 8 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Linux Support
6 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Python Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Graduate Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) HTML
2 16 (28.57%) Web Services
3 14 (25.00%) CSS
4 11 (19.64%) J2EE
4 11 (19.64%) XHTML
4 11 (19.64%) RESTful
4 11 (19.64%) REST
5 7 (12.50%) XML
6 5 (8.93%) Ajax
6 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
6 5 (8.93%) jQuery
6 5 (8.93%) WCF
6 5 (8.93%) WPF
6 5 (8.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.93%) .NET
7 4 (7.14%) DHTML
7 4 (7.14%) COM
7 4 (7.14%) XSL
8 2 (3.57%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.29%) Firmware
3 2 (3.57%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 54 (96.43%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Windows
3 9 (16.07%) UNIX
4 2 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 8 (14.29%) Validation
3 4 (7.14%) MVC
3 4 (7.14%) Web Development
4 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.57%) Scrum
5 2 (3.57%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.79%) System Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.79%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) Perl
2 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (28.57%) Java
4 13 (23.21%) C#
4 13 (23.21%) PHP
5 12 (21.43%) SQL
6 11 (19.64%) C++
7 10 (17.86%) C
8 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 5 (8.93%) Delphi
9 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
10 4 (7.14%) XAML
11 2 (3.57%) Jython
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) HNC
2 2 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 18 (32.14%) Squid
2 3 (5.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Cisco
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago