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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 30 42 71
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +29
Permanent jobs citing Python 88 48 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.43% 5.17% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.32% 7.95% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 75 41 17
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
714 604 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.30% 65.09% 68.72%
Number of salaries quoted 615 538 536
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Gloucester +4 21 £40,000 -4.76% 3
Cheltenham -3 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Tewkesbury - 4 £36,000 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 103 (67.76%) Linux
2 70 (46.05%) Windows
3 51 (33.55%) C#
3 51 (33.55%) C++
3 51 (33.55%) Perl
4 49 (32.24%) Security Cleared
5 46 (30.26%) TCP/IP
6 45 (29.61%) Java
6 45 (29.61%) PHP
7 41 (26.97%) HTML
7 41 (26.97%) Software Engineering
8 40 (26.32%) SQL
9 39 (25.66%) Ruby
10 38 (25.00%) MySQL
11 37 (24.34%) Firewall
11 37 (24.34%) Aerospace
12 35 (23.03%) Internet
12 35 (23.03%) Cyber Security
13 34 (22.37%) JavaScript
14 30 (19.74%) C
14 30 (19.74%) Oracle
15 29 (19.08%) Degree
16 28 (18.42%) DV Cleared
17 27 (17.76%) HTTP
17 27 (17.76%) SC Cleared
18 26 (17.11%) .NET
19 25 (16.45%) Solaris
19 25 (16.45%) Intrusion Detection
20 24 (15.79%) GIS
20 24 (15.79%) ESRI

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 24 (15.79%) ArcGIS
2 18 (11.84%) MS Exchange
3 15 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.89%) Apache
5 4 (2.63%) IIS
6 2 (1.32%) JBoss
6 2 (1.32%) CMS
6 2 (1.32%) Joomla!
6 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (11.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (30.26%) TCP/IP
2 37 (24.34%) Firewall
3 35 (23.03%) Internet
4 27 (17.76%) HTTP
5 25 (16.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 21 (13.82%) SMTP
7 18 (11.84%) VPN
7 18 (11.84%) DNS
8 8 (5.26%) IPv4
8 8 (5.26%) IPv6
9 7 (4.61%) SNMP
9 7 (4.61%) Ethernet
9 7 (4.61%) Kerberos
9 7 (4.61%) LDAP
10 6 (3.95%) SSL
11 5 (3.29%) ADSL
11 5 (3.29%) GPRS
11 5 (3.29%) SMS
11 5 (3.29%) PPP
12 2 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.00%) MySQL
2 20 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (7.24%) RDBMS
4 11 (7.24%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Subversion
1 8 (5.26%) GCC
1 8 (5.26%) GDB
2 7 (4.61%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.29%) Bugzilla
4 4 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.32%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.66%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.66%) Maven
7 1 (0.66%) Selenium
7 1 (0.66%) Ant
7 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.66%) Hudson
General
1 37 (24.34%) Aerospace
2 7 (4.61%) Military
3 6 (3.95%) Electronics
3 6 (3.95%) Finance
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Publishing
5 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (38.82%) Developer
2 43 (28.29%) Consultant
3 39 (25.66%) Software Engineer
4 30 (19.74%) Software Developer
5 23 (15.13%) Analyst
6 21 (13.82%) Senior Analyst
7 19 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 18 (11.84%) GIS Consultant
9 15 (9.87%) Technical Consultant
10 11 (7.24%) C++ Developer
11 9 (5.92%) Principal Consultant
11 9 (5.92%) Senior Consultant
11 9 (5.92%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
12 5 (3.29%) Graduate
12 5 (3.29%) Security Analyst
12 5 (3.29%) C# Developer
13 4 (2.63%) Test Manager
13 4 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
13 4 (2.63%) Senior Security Analyst
13 4 (2.63%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.97%) HTML
2 26 (17.11%) .NET
3 24 (15.79%) jQuery
4 18 (11.84%) HTML5
5 16 (10.53%) REST
5 16 (10.53%) CSS
6 13 (8.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (7.89%) STL
8 10 (6.58%) XML
9 9 (5.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.95%) Ajax
12 4 (2.63%) J2EE
13 3 (1.97%) Apache Flex
13 3 (1.97%) LAMP
14 2 (1.32%) Hibernate
14 2 (1.32%) JSF
14 2 (1.32%) Django
14 2 (1.32%) EJB
14 2 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.79%) GIS
2 18 (11.84%) Open Source
3 11 (7.24%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.95%) PKI
6 3 (1.97%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.97%) User Experience
7 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 103 (67.76%) Linux
2 70 (46.05%) Windows
3 25 (16.45%) Solaris
4 18 (11.84%) UNIX
5 6 (3.95%) Debian
6 5 (3.29%) SUSE
7 2 (1.32%) Android
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.97%) Software Engineering
2 35 (23.03%) Cyber Security
3 23 (15.13%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (15.13%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.18%) TDD
5 16 (10.53%) MVC
6 14 (9.21%) Computer Forensics
7 13 (8.55%) Web Development
7 13 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (7.89%) Scrum
9 11 (7.24%) Data Management
10 8 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.26%) Multithreading
10 8 (5.26%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (4.61%) Software Deployment
11 7 (4.61%) Information Security
11 7 (4.61%) OO
12 6 (3.95%) ITIL
12 6 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 51 (33.55%) C#
1 51 (33.55%) C++
1 51 (33.55%) Perl
2 45 (29.61%) PHP
2 45 (29.61%) Java
3 40 (26.32%) SQL
4 39 (25.66%) Ruby
5 34 (22.37%) JavaScript
6 30 (19.74%) C
7 21 (13.82%) PowerShell
8 16 (10.53%) Bash Shell
9 13 (8.55%) Assembly Language
10 8 (5.26%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.61%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.32%) Lua
12 2 (1.32%) PHP5
12 2 (1.32%) VB
12 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (32.24%) Security Cleared
2 29 (19.08%) Degree
3 28 (18.42%) DV Cleared
4 27 (17.76%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.29%) ISEB
6 4 (2.63%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.32%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.66%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 19 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 16 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 11 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.61%) qmail
5 5 (3.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (4.61%) Zenoss
1 7 (4.61%) yum
1 7 (4.61%) Puppet
1 7 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.61%) Nagios
2 2 (1.32%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (19.74%) Oracle
2 24 (15.79%) ESRI
3 20 (13.16%) VMware
4 18 (11.84%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.29%) Adobe
6 2 (1.32%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.66%) Sun
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago