The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 102 143 156
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +13
Permanent jobs citing Python 75 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.00% 0.75% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.80% 1.39% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59 22 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1975 1729 1819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 52.77% 54.08% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1561 1616
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +17 28 £43,750 -7.89% 3
Derbyshire +9 23 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Leicestershire 0 17 £34,000 +70.00% 4
Northamptonshire - 6 £40,000 - 2
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 47 (39.17%) Linux
2 44 (36.67%) C#
3 40 (33.33%) C++
3 40 (33.33%) Degree
4 36 (30.00%) Windows
5 33 (27.50%) Perl
6 31 (25.83%) C
7 30 (25.00%) Java
7 30 (25.00%) IBM
8 28 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 28 (23.33%) Software Engineering
9 26 (21.67%) Red Hat
10 25 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 23 (19.17%) Ruby
13 20 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 20 (16.67%) UNIX
14 19 (15.83%) SQL
15 18 (15.00%) HTML
16 17 (14.17%) OO
16 17 (14.17%) Tivoli
16 17 (14.17%) Netcool
16 17 (14.17%) TDD
17 16 (13.33%) CSS
18 15 (12.50%) .NET
19 14 (11.67%) Automated Testing
20 13 (10.83%) Selenium
20 13 (10.83%) Scrum

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.33%) nginx
3 4 (3.33%) IIS
3 4 (3.33%) Apache
3 4 (3.33%) SAS
4 2 (1.67%) FileNet
4 2 (1.67%) CMS
4 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) MS Office
1 5 (4.17%) Abaqus
2 4 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.83%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
1 1 (0.83%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) Network Security
2 7 (5.83%) Internet
3 3 (2.50%) IPv6
3 3 (2.50%) HTTP
4 2 (1.67%) GSM
4 2 (1.67%) UMTS
4 2 (1.67%) DNS
4 2 (1.67%) LTE
5 1 (0.83%) Firewall
5 1 (0.83%) VoIP
5 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.17%) MySQL
2 5 (4.17%) DB2
2 5 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.83%) MS Access
5 1 (0.83%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Selenium
1 13 (10.83%) Jenkins
2 12 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.17%) Subversion
5 4 (3.33%) Maven
5 4 (3.33%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.33%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.50%) TestComplete
6 3 (2.50%) Ant
7 2 (1.67%) WATIR
7 2 (1.67%) Sahi
7 2 (1.67%) Mocha
7 2 (1.67%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.83%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.83%) Mockito
8 1 (0.83%) JUnit
8 1 (0.83%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (5.83%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Retail
2 6 (5.00%) Marketing
3 4 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.67%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (23.33%) Software Engineer
2 27 (22.50%) Developer
3 19 (15.83%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (14.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 17 (14.17%) Test Engineer
5 12 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 11 (9.17%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (7.50%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Administrator
8 8 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) Graduate
9 7 (5.83%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.83%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Release Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Web Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) Stress Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.00%) HTML
2 16 (13.33%) CSS
3 15 (12.50%) .NET
4 11 (9.17%) Software Packaging
5 7 (5.83%) HTML5
6 6 (5.00%) Application Packaging
7 5 (4.17%) jQuery
7 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 5 (4.17%) LAMP
8 4 (3.33%) CSS3
9 3 (2.50%) Backbone.js
9 3 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (2.50%) REST
9 3 (2.50%) Ajax
9 3 (2.50%) Django
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.67%) SOAP
10 2 (1.67%) Web Services
10 2 (1.67%) Middleware
10 2 (1.67%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Firmware
1 12 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.50%) VHDL
3 8 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.17%) CMDB
4 5 (4.17%) Physics
5 2 (1.67%) FMCG
5 2 (1.67%) iSeries
5 2 (1.67%) Open Source
5 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.67%) EFT
6 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (39.17%) Linux
2 36 (30.00%) Windows
3 20 (16.67%) UNIX
3 20 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (10.00%) Android
5 8 (6.67%) Mac OS
6 5 (4.17%) Debian
7 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.33%) Software Engineering
2 25 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (14.17%) TDD
4 17 (14.17%) OO
5 14 (11.67%) Automated Testing
6 13 (10.83%) Scrum
7 12 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 11 (9.17%) Software Testing
8 11 (9.17%) Regression Testing
8 11 (9.17%) Integration Testing
9 10 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.50%) Time Management
10 9 (7.50%) Capacity Management
10 9 (7.50%) DevOps
11 8 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.67%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.00%) Change Control
13 5 (4.17%) Stress Analysis
13 5 (4.17%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.67%) C#
2 40 (33.33%) C++
3 33 (27.50%) Perl
4 31 (25.83%) C
5 30 (25.00%) Java
6 24 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 23 (19.17%) Ruby
8 20 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 19 (15.83%) SQL
10 12 (10.00%) PHP
10 12 (10.00%) VBScript
10 12 (10.00%) Bash Shell
11 8 (6.67%) Groovy
11 8 (6.67%) Embedded C
11 8 (6.67%) Embedded C++
12 7 (5.83%) VB
13 6 (5.00%) Fortran
13 6 (5.00%) T-SQL
14 4 (3.33%) R
15 3 (2.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 40 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) ISEB
3 8 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) JTAG
2 6 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (14.17%) Netcool
1 17 (14.17%) Tivoli
2 10 (8.33%) Puppet
2 10 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 9 (7.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 8 (6.67%) Ansible
5 7 (5.83%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.67%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.83%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 30 (25.00%) IBM
2 28 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (21.67%) Red Hat
4 12 (10.00%) SAP
5 7 (5.83%) Oracle
5 7 (5.83%) VMware
6 6 (5.00%) Remedy
7 4 (3.33%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.33%) Unica
8 2 (1.67%) Tumbleweed
8 2 (1.67%) Tableau
8 2 (1.67%) Axway
8 2 (1.67%) Sun
8 2 (1.67%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.67%) webMethods
8 2 (1.67%) Software AG
8 2 (1.67%) BMC
9 1 (0.83%) NetApp
9 1 (0.83%) Lotus
9 1 (0.83%) McAfee
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: £00000.00 - £1 per annum + £Neg + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + 25 days + Flexihour
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago