The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 101 155 150
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 78 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.13% 0.72% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 1.34% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 70 21 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
Python
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1952 1866 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.19% 54.10% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1700 1643 1427
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Python
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Python Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Python
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Python Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Python
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Nottinghamshire +38 45 £43,250 -12.62% 2
Leicestershire +30 19 £30,500 +48.78% 3
Derbyshire +9 10 £39,000 -22.00%
Northamptonshire -22 3 £37,500 +15.38%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 71 (47.97%) C#
2 70 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (42.57%) Software Engineering
4 60 (40.54%) C++
5 59 (39.86%) Degree
6 48 (32.43%) Java
7 47 (31.76%) JavaScript
7 47 (31.76%) Linux
8 44 (29.73%) HTML
9 42 (28.38%) CSS
10 33 (22.30%) PHP
10 33 (22.30%) C
10 33 (22.30%) Scrum
11 32 (21.62%) SQL
11 32 (21.62%) .NET
11 32 (21.62%) OO
12 29 (19.59%) Ruby
12 29 (19.59%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (17.57%) Microsoft
14 25 (16.89%) Perl
14 25 (16.89%) TDD
14 25 (16.89%) Bash Shell
15 22 (14.86%) Windows
16 19 (12.84%) MySQL
17 18 (12.16%) Computer Science
17 18 (12.16%) Git (software)
18 17 (11.49%) DevOps
19 15 (10.14%) Selenium
19 15 (10.14%) Puppet
19 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (8.11%) nginx
2 7 (4.73%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (4.73%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.05%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.38%) IIS
5 4 (2.70%) Apache
6 3 (2.03%) SAS
7 2 (1.35%) FileNet
7 2 (1.35%) CMS
7 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) Abaqus
3 3 (2.03%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.68%) Maya
4 1 (0.68%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
1 1 (0.68%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) Internet
1 10 (6.76%) Network Security
2 4 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.03%) VoIP
3 3 (2.03%) IPv6
4 2 (1.35%) DNS
4 2 (1.35%) LTE
4 2 (1.35%) GSM
4 2 (1.35%) UMTS
4 2 (1.35%) HTTP
5 1 (0.68%) VPN
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
5 1 (0.68%) FTP
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.84%) MySQL
2 8 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.03%) DB2
4 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (12.16%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.14%) Selenium
3 11 (7.43%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.76%) Mercurial
5 8 (5.41%) WebDriver
5 8 (5.41%) Jasmine
6 7 (4.73%) Bitbucket
7 6 (4.05%) Mocha
8 3 (2.03%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.03%) Subversion
8 3 (2.03%) Maven
9 2 (1.35%) WATIR
9 2 (1.35%) Ant
9 2 (1.35%) Sahi
9 2 (1.35%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.68%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.68%) Mockito
10 1 (0.68%) Hudson
10 1 (0.68%) JUnit
10 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (8.78%) Marketing
2 8 (5.41%) Finance
3 7 (4.73%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.73%) Retail
4 3 (2.03%) Automotive
5 2 (1.35%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 63 (42.57%) Developer
2 30 (20.27%) Software Engineer
2 30 (20.27%) Senior Developer
3 18 (12.16%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (12.16%) Administrator
3 18 (12.16%) C# Developer
3 18 (12.16%) Senior C# Developer
4 17 (11.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 14 (9.46%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) Python Developer
8 10 (6.76%) Test Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Analyst
9 9 (6.08%) Graduate
9 9 (6.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Django Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Programmer
10 7 (4.73%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Python/Django Developer
11 6 (4.05%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (29.73%) HTML
2 42 (28.38%) CSS
3 32 (21.62%) .NET
4 11 (7.43%) HTML5
5 9 (6.08%) Django
5 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.41%) Software Packaging
6 8 (5.41%) jQuery
7 6 (4.05%) REST
7 6 (4.05%) SOAP
8 5 (3.38%) LAMP
8 5 (3.38%) XML-RPC
8 5 (3.38%) CSS3
9 4 (2.70%) Ajax
10 3 (2.03%) Application Packaging
10 3 (2.03%) Qt
11 2 (1.35%) RESTful
11 2 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (1.35%) Backbone.js
11 2 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.08%) FMCG
4 6 (4.05%) VHDL
5 5 (3.38%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.38%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.38%) CMDB
6 4 (2.70%) SCADA
6 4 (2.70%) Physics
6 4 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.35%) User Experience
8 2 (1.35%) EFT
8 2 (1.35%) iSeries
8 2 (1.35%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.35%) Open Source
9 1 (0.68%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.68%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.76%) Linux
2 22 (14.86%) Windows
3 14 (9.46%) Android
4 11 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.76%) Mac OS
6 8 (5.41%) UNIX
6 8 (5.41%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.38%) Debian
8 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (42.57%) Software Engineering
3 33 (22.30%) Scrum
4 32 (21.62%) OO
5 29 (19.59%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (16.89%) TDD
7 17 (11.49%) DevOps
8 12 (8.11%) Multithreading
9 10 (6.76%) Web Development
10 9 (6.08%) Automated Testing
11 8 (5.41%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.73%) Software Testing
13 6 (4.05%) Time Management
13 6 (4.05%) Finite Element Analysis
13 6 (4.05%) Integration Testing
13 6 (4.05%) SOA
13 6 (4.05%) Regression Testing
13 6 (4.05%) Stress Analysis
13 6 (4.05%) BDD
14 5 (3.38%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.97%) C#
2 60 (40.54%) C++
3 48 (32.43%) Java
4 47 (31.76%) JavaScript
5 33 (22.30%) PHP
5 33 (22.30%) C
6 32 (21.62%) SQL
7 29 (19.59%) Ruby
8 25 (16.89%) Bash Shell
8 25 (16.89%) Perl
9 9 (6.08%) Embedded C
9 9 (6.08%) Embedded C++
9 9 (6.08%) Groovy
10 8 (5.41%) VB
11 7 (4.73%) VB.NET
11 7 (4.73%) Fortran
11 7 (4.73%) VBScript
12 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.03%) R
13 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (39.86%) Degree
2 9 (6.08%) SC Cleared
2 9 (6.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.05%) ISEB
4 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) JTAG
2 5 (3.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.73%) Firmware
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 15 (10.14%) Puppet
2 11 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.05%) Ansible
4 4 (2.70%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.03%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.35%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.68%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 26 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.11%) IBM
3 10 (6.76%) SAP
3 10 (6.76%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.08%) Oracle
4 9 (6.08%) Sun
5 6 (4.05%) VMware
6 3 (2.03%) Remedy
6 3 (2.03%) Unica
7 2 (1.35%) Tumbleweed
7 2 (1.35%) Tableau
7 2 (1.35%) Percona
7 2 (1.35%) Axway
7 2 (1.35%) Adobe
7 2 (1.35%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.35%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.35%) webMethods
7 2 (1.35%) Software AG
7 2 (1.35%) BMC
8 1 (0.68%) NetApp
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