The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 36 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.53% 0.37% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.42% 0.82% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
Python
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
166 122 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 65.10% 44.69% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 149 109 130
Average salary £38,250 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.74% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,950 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Python
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Python Salary Trend in Derby

Python
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Derby region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Derby

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 15 (60.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) Ruby
3 13 (52.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) C++
5 11 (44.00%) Perl
5 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (44.00%) Android
5 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
6 10 (40.00%) Windows
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (36.00%) Embedded C
7 9 (36.00%) Embedded C++
7 9 (36.00%) C
7 9 (36.00%) Network Security
7 9 (36.00%) Groovy
7 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (36.00%) JTAG
7 9 (36.00%) Mac OS
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) Finite Element Analysis
9 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (24.00%) Java
9 6 (24.00%) Fortran
9 6 (24.00%) Abaqus
9 6 (24.00%) Stress Analysis
9 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.00%) WebDriver
10 5 (20.00%) Selenium

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Abaqus
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Network Security
2 3 (12.00%) IPv6
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Selenium
1 5 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Mockito
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Aptana Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Stress Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Tester
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Graduate
6 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
1 3 (12.00%) Ajax
2 2 (8.00%) HTML5
2 2 (8.00%) CSS3
2 2 (8.00%) Qt
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) Akka
3 1 (4.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) OAuth
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Android
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (24.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Stress Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) BDD
5 3 (12.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) OOD
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Android Development
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Programming
7 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) Ruby
3 12 (48.00%) C++
4 11 (44.00%) Perl
4 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
5 9 (36.00%) Groovy
5 9 (36.00%) Embedded C
5 9 (36.00%) Embedded C++
5 9 (36.00%) C
6 6 (24.00%) Java
6 6 (24.00%) Fortran
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 3 (12.00%) PHP
8 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.00%) Scala
9 1 (4.00%) PHP5
9 1 (4.00%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) JTAG
2 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe