The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 31 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 33 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.71% 9.39% 4.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.98% 17.89% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 14
Average salary £48,750 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,325 £32,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,200 £42,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
129 95 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.54% 52.49% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 109 82 135
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Gloucestershire

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Python
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Python Salary Trend in Gloucester

Python
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Perl
3 10 (55.56%) C++
3 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) C#
5 8 (44.44%) Java
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) OO
7 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) Open Source
8 5 (27.78%) C
8 5 (27.78%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) GIS
9 4 (22.22%) ESRI
9 4 (22.22%) ArcGIS
9 4 (22.22%) Data Management
9 4 (22.22%) Ruby
9 4 (22.22%) Web Development
9 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
9 4 (22.22%) UNIX
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
10 3 (16.67%) DevOps
10 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 3 (16.67%) XML
10 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (22.22%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
2 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
2 1 (5.56%) SNMP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) GIS Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Perl Developer
6 1 (5.56%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (11.11%) JSF
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) EJB
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) STL
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) GIS
3 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Data Management
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.56%) Android Development
7 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Perl
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 5 (27.78%) C
6 4 (22.22%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) Bourne shell
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) qmail
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Zenoss
1 1 (5.56%) YUM
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) ESRI
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Coverity
2 2 (11.11%) Wind River