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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 36 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.31% 6.00% 5.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% 14.29% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 12
Average salary £21,500 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-71.33% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
113 63 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 65.32% 42.00% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 70 41 84
Average salary £54,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £55,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 November 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 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Tcl
2 3 (75.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Derivative
4 1 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (25.00%) Scala

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Junior
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Tcl
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA