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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 35 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Python 32 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.05% 3.05% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.63% 7.98% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 12
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 263 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.48% 38.23% 51.29%
Number of salaries quoted 269 233 171
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
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 30 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Coventry

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 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 44 (95.65%) Linux
2 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) Apache
3 21 (45.65%) DHCP
3 21 (45.65%) DNS
4 20 (43.48%) Squid
5 18 (39.13%) Degree
5 18 (39.13%) HTML
6 15 (32.61%) Perl
6 15 (32.61%) CSS
7 12 (26.09%) PHP
7 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
8 9 (19.57%) C#
8 9 (19.57%) UNIX
9 8 (17.39%) C++
9 8 (17.39%) Internet
9 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
9 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
10 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
10 7 (15.22%) C
10 7 (15.22%) Electronics
10 7 (15.22%) Java
10 7 (15.22%) Web Services
11 6 (13.04%) Windows
11 6 (13.04%) Finance
11 6 (13.04%) VoIP
11 6 (13.04%) HTTP
11 6 (13.04%) Cisco
12 5 (10.87%) Firmware
12 5 (10.87%) Validation

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 21 (45.65%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) DHCP
1 21 (45.65%) DNS
2 8 (17.39%) Internet
3 6 (13.04%) VoIP
3 6 (13.04%) HTTP
4 2 (4.35%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) MySQL
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Big Data
2 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.52%) DB2
3 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (15.22%) Electronics
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Support Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Graduate
4 7 (15.22%) Python Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Support
5 6 (13.04%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.70%) Graduate Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) HTML
2 15 (32.61%) CSS
3 7 (15.22%) Web Services
4 5 (10.87%) XML
5 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.70%) .NET
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (8.70%) WCF
5 4 (8.70%) WPF
5 4 (8.70%) jQuery
5 4 (8.70%) Ajax
6 3 (6.52%) REST
6 3 (6.52%) RESTful
6 3 (6.52%) DHTML
6 3 (6.52%) J2EE
6 3 (6.52%) XHTML
6 3 (6.52%) COM
6 3 (6.52%) XSL
7 2 (4.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) Firmware
3 2 (4.35%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 44 (95.65%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) UNIX
3 6 (13.04%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 5 (10.87%) Validation
3 3 (6.52%) Web Development
3 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.52%) MVC
4 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.17%) System Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (32.61%) Perl
3 12 (26.09%) PHP
4 9 (19.57%) C#
5 8 (17.39%) C++
5 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 7 (15.22%) C
6 7 (15.22%) Java
7 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.70%) Delphi
8 3 (6.52%) XAML
8 3 (6.52%) SQL
9 1 (2.17%) Jython
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) HNC
2 2 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 20 (43.48%) Squid
2 5 (10.87%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (4.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Cisco
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago