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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 20 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.00% 9.35% 5.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.43% 16.20% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 12
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
134 142 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.00% 57.72% 67.05%
Number of salaries quoted 121 119 164
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £46,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 25 November 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) Open Source
4 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) C#
5 10 (43.48%) Perl
6 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
6 9 (39.13%) Ruby
7 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) MySQL
7 8 (34.78%) Java
7 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
8 7 (30.43%) Data Management
8 7 (30.43%) GIS
8 7 (30.43%) ESRI
8 7 (30.43%) ArcGIS
8 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
8 7 (30.43%) UNIX
8 7 (30.43%) Windows
8 7 (30.43%) Web Development
8 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
9 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 5 (21.74%) Nagios
10 5 (21.74%) TDD
10 5 (21.74%) Firewall
10 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (21.74%) Solaris

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 7 (30.43%) ArcGIS
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) LDAP
2 5 (21.74%) SMTP
2 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
2 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 5 (21.74%) Kerberos
2 5 (21.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (30.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
5 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) GIS Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Database Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Designer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) jQuery
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.70%) EJB
4 2 (8.70%) J2EE
4 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) JSF
5 1 (4.35%) Django
5 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (4.35%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Open Source
2 7 (30.43%) GIS
3 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) UNIX
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (30.43%) Data Management
2 7 (30.43%) Web Development
3 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Software Deployment
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Test Management
6 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security
6 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) Perl
4 9 (39.13%) Ruby
5 8 (34.78%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) Bourne shell
7 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
7 4 (17.39%) C++
8 3 (13.04%) PHP
8 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
9 2 (8.70%) SQL
10 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) ISEB
5 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) qmail
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Nagios
1 5 (21.74%) Zenoss
1 5 (21.74%) YUM
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
1 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) ESRI
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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