The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 34 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.52% 2.62% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £60,000 £46,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Python
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
89 102 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 46.35% 44.54% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 91 89
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Python
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Croydon region.

Python Salary Trend in Croydon

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Python.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Nagios
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) PaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NAS
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) OLTP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 3 (50.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) IVR
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Zend