The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 39 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.01% 1.66% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 2.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
96 176 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 48.24% 58.47% 36.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82 158 150
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
1 3 (60.00%) Drupal
1 3 (60.00%) Magento
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) GIMP
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Bazaar
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) Tableau
2 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) QlikView
2 2 (40.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) Star Schema
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) QlikView
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Bazaar
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Tableau