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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 39 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.73% 1.20% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.13% 2.00% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £50,000 £57,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +90.83%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
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
117 100 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 53.18% 59.88% 63.39%
Number of salaries quoted 106 88 124
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 27 August 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (70.00%) NAS
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) Perl
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Puppet
5 5 (50.00%) Financial Institution
5 5 (50.00%) Nagios
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (40.00%) HTTP
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Network Security
7 3 (30.00%) Ruby
7 3 (30.00%) IPsec
7 3 (30.00%) Firewall
7 3 (30.00%) Samba
7 3 (30.00%) FTP
7 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
7 3 (30.00%) LDAP
7 3 (30.00%) VPN
7 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) J2EE
8 2 (20.00%) HND

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 3 (30.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Liferay
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) NAS
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) FTP
3 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) DbUnit
1 1 (10.00%) jMock
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Mockito
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) VMWare Administrator
4 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Grails
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) Java EE
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) PowerMock
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Servlets
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) BCP
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Samba
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 5 (50.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle