The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 31 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 57 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.78% 2.59% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.40% 4.29% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 33
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Python
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
548 490 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 65.16% 60.34% 57.42%
Number of salaries quoted 469 449 644
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Python
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Python Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Python
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Python
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +3 20 £33,875 +4.23% 2
Gloucester +2 6 £43,325 +33.30% 2
Cirencester +27 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Tewkesbury +10 2 £37,000 +13.84%
Stroud 0 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 73 (61.86%) C++
2 62 (52.54%) Linux
3 58 (49.15%) Security Cleared
4 54 (45.76%) C#
5 47 (39.83%) C
6 46 (38.98%) Java
7 45 (38.14%) Software Engineering
8 43 (36.44%) Ruby
9 40 (33.90%) HTML
10 39 (33.05%) JavaScript
11 32 (27.12%) Perl
11 32 (27.12%) PHP
12 31 (26.27%) SC Cleared
13 30 (25.42%) DV Cleared
13 30 (25.42%) Degree
13 30 (25.42%) SQL
14 28 (23.73%) Bash Shell
15 27 (22.88%) Windows
16 26 (22.03%) .NET
17 25 (21.19%) TCP/IP
17 25 (21.19%) Scrum
18 21 (17.80%) Computer Science
19 20 (16.95%) jQuery
20 19 (16.10%) OO
21 18 (15.25%) XML
22 17 (14.41%) MVC
22 17 (14.41%) STL
22 17 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
22 17 (14.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 16 (13.56%) HTML5

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (10.17%) ArcGIS
2 5 (4.24%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
3 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.19%) TCP/IP
2 15 (12.71%) IPv4
2 15 (12.71%) IPv6
3 12 (10.17%) Internet
4 9 (7.63%) SSL
5 6 (5.08%) DNS
5 6 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (4.24%) PPP
6 5 (4.24%) ADSL
6 5 (4.24%) GPRS
6 5 (4.24%) SMS
7 4 (3.39%) SMTP
7 4 (3.39%) HTTP
8 2 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.08%) RDBMS
1 6 (5.08%) MySQL
1 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (12.71%) GCC
1 15 (12.71%) GDB
2 11 (9.32%) Subversion
3 10 (8.47%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.93%) SoapUI
5 6 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (4.24%) Bugzilla
7 3 (2.54%) Selenium
7 3 (2.54%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (2.54%) JMeter
7 3 (2.54%) Ranorex
8 2 (1.69%) WatiN
8 2 (1.69%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.69%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.69%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.69%) WATIR
9 1 (0.85%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.85%) Ant
9 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.85%) Maven
General
1 9 (7.63%) Military
2 8 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.93%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Finance
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (44.92%) Developer
2 32 (27.12%) Software Engineer
3 18 (15.25%) C++ Developer
4 11 (9.32%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Analyst
5 10 (8.47%) Consultant
5 10 (8.47%) GIS Consultant
6 8 (6.78%) GIS Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Graduate
6 8 (6.78%) Junior
7 6 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Junior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Tester
8 5 (4.24%) Test Manager
8 5 (4.24%) Integration Manager
9 4 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (3.39%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.90%) HTML
2 26 (22.03%) .NET
3 20 (16.95%) jQuery
4 18 (15.25%) XML
5 17 (14.41%) STL
5 17 (14.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 16 (13.56%) HTML5
7 14 (11.86%) CSS
8 9 (7.63%) Ajax
9 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (4.24%) J2EE
10 5 (4.24%) Apache Flex
11 4 (3.39%) Django
11 4 (3.39%) WinForms
11 4 (3.39%) Classic ASP
11 4 (3.39%) SOAP
12 3 (2.54%) LAMP
13 2 (1.69%) Hibernate
13 2 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.80%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.17%) GIS
3 9 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.63%) PKI
4 8 (6.78%) Open Source
5 6 (5.08%) Digital Media
6 5 (4.24%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.39%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (52.54%) Linux
2 27 (22.88%) Windows
3 8 (6.78%) UNIX
4 6 (5.08%) Debian
4 6 (5.08%) CentOS
4 6 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.24%) SUSE
6 4 (3.39%) Solaris
7 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.14%) Software Engineering
2 25 (21.19%) Scrum
3 19 (16.10%) OO
4 17 (14.41%) MVC
4 17 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (13.56%) Multithreading
6 15 (12.71%) TDD
6 15 (12.71%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (11.86%) Information Security
7 14 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (10.17%) Configuration Management
9 11 (9.32%) Web Development
10 9 (7.63%) Time Management
10 9 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.78%) Software Testing
12 6 (5.08%) Computer Forensics
12 6 (5.08%) Data Management
13 5 (4.24%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.24%) Automated Testing
13 5 (4.24%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 73 (61.86%) C++
2 54 (45.76%) C#
3 47 (39.83%) C
4 46 (38.98%) Java
5 43 (36.44%) Ruby
6 39 (33.05%) JavaScript
7 32 (27.12%) Perl
7 32 (27.12%) PHP
8 30 (25.42%) SQL
9 28 (23.73%) Bash Shell
10 10 (8.47%) Assembly Language
11 7 (5.93%) VB
12 5 (4.24%) VB.NET
12 5 (4.24%) Shell Script
12 5 (4.24%) PHP5
13 4 (3.39%) MATLAB
13 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.85%) Lua
Qualifications
1 58 (49.15%) Security Cleared
2 31 (26.27%) SC Cleared
3 30 (25.42%) DV Cleared
3 30 (25.42%) Degree
4 5 (4.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.24%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.63%) Hyper-V
2 6 (5.08%) KVM
2 6 (5.08%) RHEV
2 6 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.24%) Samba
Vendors
1 11 (9.32%) ESRI
1 11 (9.32%) VMware
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.24%) Adobe
4 5 (4.24%) Oracle
5 3 (2.54%) HP
6 2 (1.69%) JBoss
6 2 (1.69%) Coverity
6 2 (1.69%) Wind River
7 1 (0.85%) Sun
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Required IT
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago