The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 23 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 16 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.84% 11.16% 7.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.69% 14.20% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 10
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
102 176 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 50.00% 78.57% 68.65%
Number of salaries quoted 88 155 129
Average salary £40,750 £37,000 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.13% -3.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,001 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
3 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
4 13 (39.39%) DV Cleared
5 12 (36.36%) Open Source
5 12 (36.36%) Java
5 12 (36.36%) Perl
5 12 (36.36%) .NET
6 11 (33.33%) C#
6 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) C++
8 9 (27.27%) MySQL
8 9 (27.27%) UNIX
8 9 (27.27%) HTTP
8 9 (27.27%) TDD
8 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
9 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
9 8 (24.24%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 7 (21.21%) PHP
10 7 (21.21%) Solaris
10 7 (21.21%) Kerberos
10 7 (21.21%) SNMP
10 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
10 7 (21.21%) Apache
10 7 (21.21%) LDAP
10 7 (21.21%) SMTP
10 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
10 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
10 7 (21.21%) Nagios

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (21.21%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) ArcGIS
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) HTTP
2 7 (21.21%) Kerberos
2 7 (21.21%) SNMP
2 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) LDAP
2 7 (21.21%) SMTP
2 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Military
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Software Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) Developer
3 13 (39.39%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) GIS Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Web Designer
7 1 (3.03%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Tester
7 1 (3.03%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Database Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) STL
2 5 (15.15%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE
5 1 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) POSIX
5 1 (3.03%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Open Source
2 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) GIS
4 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) UNIX
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Software Deployment
5 6 (18.18%) Cyber Security
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) Change Management
6 5 (15.15%) Data Management
6 5 (15.15%) Web Development
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (6.06%) OO
9 2 (6.06%) Information Security
9 2 (6.06%) Test Management
9 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.03%) ERP
10 1 (3.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Java
1 12 (36.36%) Perl
2 11 (33.33%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) C++
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
5 7 (21.21%) Bourne shell
5 7 (21.21%) PHP
6 6 (18.18%) Ruby
7 4 (12.12%) C
8 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.03%) Lua
9 1 (3.03%) SQL
9 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 13 (39.39%) DV Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (12.12%) ISEB
6 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
1 7 (21.21%) qmail
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Nagios
1 7 (21.21%) Zenoss
1 7 (21.21%) yum
1 7 (21.21%) Puppet
1 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) ESRI
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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