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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 27 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 28 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 9.12% 2.94% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.82% 5.38% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 9
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,600 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
177 93 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 57.65% 54.71% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 148 84 82
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 50 (90.91%) Linux
2 47 (85.45%) Ruby
3 43 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (41.82%) VMware
4 23 (41.82%) Bash Shell
5 21 (38.18%) Cucumber
5 21 (38.18%) BDD
5 21 (38.18%) TDD
5 21 (38.18%) Selenium
5 21 (38.18%) Git (software)
5 21 (38.18%) Perl
6 19 (34.55%) Scrum
7 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
8 17 (30.91%) Automation Testing
9 16 (29.09%) Test Strategy
10 15 (27.27%) Puppet
10 15 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (27.27%) SaaS
11 14 (25.45%) FitNesse
11 14 (25.45%) Web Testing
11 14 (25.45%) DevOps
12 13 (23.64%) NoSQL
12 13 (23.64%) OpenStack
12 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
12 13 (23.64%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (21.82%) ITIL
13 12 (21.82%) vCloud
14 11 (20.00%) Hadoop
14 11 (20.00%) SQL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 13 (23.64%) OpenStack
2 10 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.27%) JBoss
4 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) SaaS
2 13 (23.64%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (21.82%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 10 (18.18%) Heroku
4 10 (18.18%) IaaS
4 10 (18.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) DNS
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
1 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (1.82%) 2G
3 1 (1.82%) 3G
3 1 (1.82%) 4G
3 1 (1.82%) BGP
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.82%) HSRP
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) LDAP
3 1 (1.82%) MPLS
3 1 (1.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) NoSQL
2 11 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (18.18%) Big Data
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (38.18%) Cucumber
1 21 (38.18%) Git (software)
1 21 (38.18%) Selenium
2 14 (25.45%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Test Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) Automation Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) Automation Test Lead
5 9 (16.36%) Test Automation Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) Test Leader
5 9 (16.36%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Automated Test Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) DevOps Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) Network Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (7.27%) Automation Tester
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Automation Tester
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Penetration Tester
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Tester
9 4 (7.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) REST
2 5 (9.09%) Web Services
3 4 (7.27%) CSS
3 4 (7.27%) HTML
4 3 (5.45%) Ajax
4 3 (5.45%) LAMP
4 3 (5.45%) RESTful
5 1 (1.82%) EJB
5 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.82%) J2EE
5 1 (1.82%) jQuery
5 1 (1.82%) JSF
5 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) VCE vBlock
2 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) CentOS
3 7 (12.73%) Unix
4 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.27%) SUSE
5 4 (7.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) BDD
2 21 (38.18%) TDD
3 19 (34.55%) Scrum
4 17 (30.91%) Automation Testing
5 16 (29.09%) Test Strategy
6 14 (25.45%) DevOps
6 14 (25.45%) Web Testing
7 12 (21.82%) ITIL
8 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
9 9 (16.36%) Open Source
10 8 (14.55%) Capacity Management
10 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (14.55%) Product Management
10 8 (14.55%) Software Deployment
11 5 (9.09%) Change Management
11 5 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (9.09%) Kanban
11 5 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (85.45%) Ruby
2 23 (41.82%) Bash Shell
3 21 (38.18%) Perl
4 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
5 11 (20.00%) SQL
6 8 (14.55%) PHP
7 7 (12.73%) Java
7 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.09%) Bourne shell
9 4 (7.27%) C++
10 3 (5.45%) C
10 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.82%) C#
11 1 (1.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.18%) EMC Certification
3 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.09%) CCENT
5 5 (9.09%) CCNA
5 5 (9.09%) Degree
5 5 (9.09%) ISEB
5 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (9.09%) MCP
5 5 (9.09%) MCSE
5 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) ISO 9001
1 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) vCloud
2 9 (16.36%) vSphere
3 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.09%) Xen
4 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (27.27%) Puppet
2 3 (5.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) VMware
2 10 (18.18%) EMC
3 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
4 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.09%) Juniper
5 5 (9.09%) NetApp
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.82%) Telelogic
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