The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London 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 39 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 3 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.88% 5.14% 5.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 10.98% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 14
Average salary £21,500 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-71.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
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 Docklands, London region.

Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
115 82 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 71.88% 46.86% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 49 92
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £49,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £90,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Python
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Python Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Python
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Tcl
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA