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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 101 149 159
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 85 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.25% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.23% 1.28% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71 19 18
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £18,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2010 1723 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 53.25% 52.74% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1736 1521 1575
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +32 42 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Derbyshire +5 21 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Leicestershire +12 15 £37,500 +87.50% 5
Northamptonshire - 7 £40,000 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 58 (43.94%) C#
2 54 (40.91%) C++
3 51 (38.64%) Linux
4 49 (37.12%) Degree
5 41 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (30.30%) Java
7 39 (29.55%) Software Engineering
8 35 (26.52%) C
9 32 (24.24%) Ruby
10 31 (23.48%) JavaScript
11 29 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (21.21%) Perl
12 28 (21.21%) HTML
13 26 (19.70%) CSS
13 26 (19.70%) Windows
14 24 (18.18%) SQL
14 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 22 (16.67%) TDD
16 21 (15.91%) Scrum
16 21 (15.91%) PHP
17 20 (15.15%) .NET
17 20 (15.15%) Bash Shell
18 18 (13.64%) OO
19 17 (12.88%) MySQL
19 17 (12.88%) Selenium
20 16 (12.12%) Computer Science
20 16 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 16 (12.12%) IBM
20 16 (12.12%) Puppet
21 15 (11.36%) Jenkins

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (7.58%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (7.58%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.82%) OpenStack
2 9 (6.82%) nginx
3 5 (3.79%) Apache
4 4 (3.03%) SAS
4 4 (3.03%) IIS
5 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.52%) FileNet
5 2 (1.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Abaqus
1 5 (3.79%) MS Office
1 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
1 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) Network Security
2 9 (6.82%) Internet
3 3 (2.27%) IPv6
3 3 (2.27%) HTTP
3 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.52%) GSM
4 2 (1.52%) UMTS
4 2 (1.52%) VoIP
4 2 (1.52%) DNS
4 2 (1.52%) Firewall
4 2 (1.52%) LTE
5 1 (0.76%) WAN
5 1 (0.76%) LAN
5 1 (0.76%) VPN
5 1 (0.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.88%) MySQL
2 6 (4.55%) DB2
3 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.76%) MS Access
6 1 (0.76%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Selenium
2 15 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.85%) Git (software)
4 10 (7.58%) WebDriver
5 6 (4.55%) Jasmine
6 5 (3.79%) Subversion
7 4 (3.03%) Maven
7 4 (3.03%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.03%) Mocha
8 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.27%) TestComplete
8 3 (2.27%) Ant
9 2 (1.52%) WATIR
9 2 (1.52%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (1.52%) Sahi
10 1 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.76%) Mockito
10 1 (0.76%) Hudson
10 1 (0.76%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.76%) Xcode
General
1 9 (6.82%) Retail
1 9 (6.82%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Marketing
3 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.03%) Automotive
5 3 (2.27%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (28.79%) Developer
2 32 (24.24%) Software Engineer
3 19 (14.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 18 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 17 (12.88%) Test Engineer
6 14 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (10.61%) Administrator
7 12 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 12 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (7.58%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.58%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (6.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (6.82%) Graduate
10 7 (5.30%) C++ Developer
11 6 (4.55%) Tester
11 6 (4.55%) Analyst
11 6 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.21%) HTML
2 26 (19.70%) CSS
3 20 (15.15%) .NET
4 11 (8.33%) Software Packaging
5 9 (6.82%) HTML5
6 6 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.55%) Application Packaging
6 6 (4.55%) jQuery
7 5 (3.79%) REST
7 5 (3.79%) LAMP
8 4 (3.03%) SOAP
8 4 (3.03%) CSS3
9 3 (2.27%) Django
9 3 (2.27%) Ajax
9 3 (2.27%) XML-RPC
9 3 (2.27%) Web Services
10 2 (1.52%) Middleware
10 2 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.52%) Qt
10 2 (1.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.09%) Firmware
3 9 (6.82%) VHDL
3 9 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.55%) Physics
5 5 (3.79%) CMDB
6 3 (2.27%) Open Source
6 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.27%) FMCG
6 3 (2.27%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.52%) EFT
7 2 (1.52%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (1.52%) SCADA
7 2 (1.52%) iSeries
7 2 (1.52%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.76%) Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 51 (38.64%) Linux
2 26 (19.70%) Windows
3 16 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (9.85%) Android
5 10 (7.58%) UNIX
5 10 (7.58%) Mac OS
6 5 (3.79%) Debian
7 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (29.55%) Software Engineering
3 29 (21.97%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (16.67%) TDD
5 21 (15.91%) Scrum
6 18 (13.64%) OO
7 14 (10.61%) Multithreading
7 14 (10.61%) Automated Testing
8 13 (9.85%) DevOps
9 11 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 11 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 11 (8.33%) Regression Testing
9 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.82%) Time Management
11 6 (4.55%) Change Control
11 6 (4.55%) BDD
12 5 (3.79%) Automation Testing
12 5 (3.79%) Stress Analysis
12 5 (3.79%) Finite Element Analysis
12 5 (3.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.94%) C#
2 54 (40.91%) C++
3 40 (30.30%) Java
4 35 (26.52%) C
5 32 (24.24%) Ruby
6 31 (23.48%) JavaScript
7 28 (21.21%) Perl
8 24 (18.18%) SQL
9 21 (15.91%) PHP
10 20 (15.15%) Bash Shell
11 12 (9.09%) PowerShell
12 9 (6.82%) Groovy
12 9 (6.82%) Embedded C
12 9 (6.82%) Embedded C++
13 8 (6.06%) VB
14 7 (5.30%) VBScript
14 7 (5.30%) Fortran
15 6 (4.55%) T-SQL
16 4 (3.03%) Smalltalk
16 4 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (37.12%) Degree
2 9 (6.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.82%) ISEB
3 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) JTAG
2 6 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (12.12%) Puppet
2 14 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.82%) Ansible
4 8 (6.06%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.27%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (2.27%) Netcool
5 3 (2.27%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 2 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.52%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.52%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.12%) IBM
3 14 (10.61%) Red Hat
4 13 (9.85%) SAP
5 7 (5.30%) VMware
6 6 (4.55%) Oracle
6 6 (4.55%) Remedy
7 4 (3.03%) Unica
8 3 (2.27%) Sun
9 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.52%) Software AG
9 2 (1.52%) BMC
9 2 (1.52%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.52%) webMethods
9 2 (1.52%) Axway
9 2 (1.52%) Tumbleweed
9 2 (1.52%) Tableau
10 1 (0.76%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.76%) Percona
10 1 (0.76%) Google
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