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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 37 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.98% 1.15% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.51% 1.90% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
127 105 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 54.04% 60.34% 58.94%
Number of salaries quoted 119 87 107
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 July 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
3 8 (72.73%) NAS
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 8 (72.73%) Perl
3 8 (72.73%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) Financial Institution
5 5 (45.45%) Nagios
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) HTTP
6 4 (36.36%) FTP
6 4 (36.36%) MQSeries
6 4 (36.36%) LDAP
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) J2EE
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Samba
6 4 (36.36%) IPsec
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Network Security
7 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) MQSeries
2 1 (9.09%) Alfresco
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Liferay
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) NAS
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) FTP
3 4 (36.36%) HTTPS
3 4 (36.36%) IPsec
3 4 (36.36%) LDAP
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Neo4j
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) DbUnit
1 1 (9.09%) jMock
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Financial Institution
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) Unix Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Grails
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) PowerMock
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Servlets
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Struts
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 8 (72.73%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) BCP
4 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
4 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Perl
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) HND
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Samba
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle