The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 44 41 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Python 13 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.74% 1.72% 9.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.13% 4.88% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 19
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,650 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Python
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
212 82 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 60.92% 35.19% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 190 74 90
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Python
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Python Salary Trend in Farnborough

Python
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 41 (93.18%) Linux
2 34 (77.27%) Ruby
3 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
5 17 (38.64%) SaaS
6 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 16 (36.36%) VMware
7 15 (34.09%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
8 14 (31.82%) Hadoop
8 14 (31.82%) TDD
8 14 (31.82%) ITIL
9 13 (29.55%) Selenium
9 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
9 13 (29.55%) Cucumber
9 13 (29.55%) BDD
9 13 (29.55%) Big Data
10 12 (27.27%) Perl
11 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
11 11 (25.00%) EMC
11 11 (25.00%) EMC Certification
11 11 (25.00%) Heroku
11 11 (25.00%) PaaS
11 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 11 (25.00%) IaaS
11 11 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (22.73%) VCE vBlock
13 9 (20.45%) Scrum

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 11 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 11 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (18.18%) OpenStack
3 6 (13.64%) JBoss
4 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.55%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.27%) Confluence
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (38.64%) SaaS
2 15 (34.09%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 11 (25.00%) Heroku
3 11 (25.00%) IaaS
3 11 (25.00%) PaaS
4 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.36%) DHCP
4 2 (4.55%) BGP
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.55%) HSRP
4 2 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (4.55%) MPLS
4 2 (4.55%) OSPF
5 1 (2.27%) 2G
5 1 (2.27%) 3G
5 1 (2.27%) 4G
5 1 (2.27%) HTTP
5 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) Hadoop
2 13 (29.55%) Big Data
3 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.36%) MySQL
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (29.55%) Cucumber
2 13 (29.55%) Selenium
3 8 (18.18%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.27%) Gradle
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.64%) Aerospace
2 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
1 10 (22.73%) Test Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Automation Test Lead
2 9 (20.45%) Test Automation Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 8 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Network Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Automation Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) REST
2 5 (11.36%) LAMP
3 4 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) EJB
5 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.27%) J2EE
5 1 (2.27%) jQuery
5 1 (2.27%) JSF
5 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Unix
3 7 (15.91%) Windows
4 5 (11.36%) CentOS
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) TDD
3 13 (29.55%) BDD
4 11 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.45%) Automation Testing
5 9 (20.45%) Scrum
5 9 (20.45%) Test Strategy
6 8 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 8 (18.18%) PLM
6 8 (18.18%) Product Management
6 8 (18.18%) Web Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (13.64%) ERP
8 5 (11.36%) Change Management
8 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.82%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.82%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) Ruby
2 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
3 12 (27.27%) Perl
4 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (18.18%) SQL
6 7 (15.91%) Bourne shell
6 7 (15.91%) Java
7 6 (13.64%) C++
8 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.82%) C
9 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.55%) C#
10 2 (4.55%) PHP
10 2 (4.55%) Tcl
11 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 11 (25.00%) EMC Certification
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (11.36%) CCENT
5 5 (11.36%) CCNA
5 5 (11.36%) MCP
5 5 (11.36%) MCSE
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (9.09%) ISEB
6 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
7 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (4.55%) CCNP
8 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) ISO 9001
1 8 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.36%) vSphere
1 5 (11.36%) Xen
2 2 (4.55%) vCloud
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) SELinux
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) VMware
2 11 (25.00%) EMC
3 7 (15.91%) Cisco
4 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle
5 5 (11.36%) Juniper
5 5 (11.36%) NetApp
5 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.27%) Telelogic