The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 47 42 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 14 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.12% 1.29% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.93% 3.09% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Python
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
236 162 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 52.56% 41.65% 63.06%
Number of salaries quoted 208 127 239
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Python
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Python Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Python
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby 0 13 £40,000 +6.66%
Chesterfield - 1 £35,000 -
Python
East Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 21 (63.64%) Ruby
2 16 (48.48%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) C++
3 12 (36.36%) Perl
3 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 12 (36.36%) Android
4 11 (33.33%) C
4 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) Multithreading
5 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
6 9 (27.27%) Network Security
6 9 (27.27%) Groovy
6 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 9 (27.27%) JTAG
6 9 (27.27%) Mac OS
6 9 (27.27%) Windows
6 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 9 (27.27%) Embedded C
6 9 (27.27%) Embedded C++
7 8 (24.24%) Selenium
8 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
8 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
8 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.21%) Java
9 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
9 6 (18.18%) Fortran
9 6 (18.18%) Remedy

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Abaqus
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Network Security
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) IPv6
3 2 (6.06%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Selenium
2 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) eggPlant
4 1 (3.03%) Mockito
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Xcode
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 10 (30.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Stress Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Release Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Packager
6 3 (9.09%) Software Packager
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Tester
7 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Graduate
7 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Application Packaging
1 6 (18.18%) Software Packaging
2 2 (6.06%) Qt
2 2 (6.06%) RESTful
2 2 (6.06%) HTML5
2 2 (6.06%) CSS3
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) Akka
3 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
1 12 (36.36%) Android
2 9 (27.27%) Mac OS
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (30.30%) Multithreading
3 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Finite Element Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) Change Control
4 6 (18.18%) Stress Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) BDD
6 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.06%) OOD
7 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Android Development
7 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.03%) OO
8 1 (3.03%) Functional Programming
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Ruby
2 16 (48.48%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) C++
3 12 (36.36%) Perl
4 11 (33.33%) C
5 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 9 (27.27%) Groovy
6 9 (27.27%) Embedded C
6 9 (27.27%) Embedded C++
7 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
7 7 (21.21%) Java
8 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.18%) Fortran
9 3 (9.09%) PHP
10 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
11 1 (3.03%) Scala
11 1 (3.03%) Lua
11 1 (3.03%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) JTAG
2 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Remedy