The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 37 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.48% - 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.52% - 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
119 123 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 58.62% 49.80% 63.19%
Number of salaries quoted 104 100 180
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
London

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) CMS
2 7 (77.78%) Drupal
2 7 (77.78%) Magento
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) Ruby
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) Retail
4 5 (55.56%) Marketing
4 5 (55.56%) Zend
4 5 (55.56%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (55.56%) WordPress
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Product Management
4 5 (55.56%) GitHub
5 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Nagios
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Content Management
6 2 (22.22%) GIMP
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Bazaar
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 7 (77.78%) CMS
1 7 (77.78%) Drupal
2 5 (55.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Bazaar
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Magento Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Programmer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Product Management
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 6 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
1 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Cobbler
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
2 1 (11.11%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Zend
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