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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 38 37 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Python 71 59 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.87% 6.09% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.79% 9.37% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 17
Average salary £45,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +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
602 630 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 58.22% 65.02% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 475 539 579
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 -2 24 £50,000 +20.48% 5
Cheltenham +2 20 £33,000 +53.48% 6
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 77 (64.71%) C++
2 72 (60.50%) Linux
3 64 (53.78%) Java
4 59 (49.58%) Ruby
5 57 (47.90%) Security Cleared
6 56 (47.06%) Perl
7 53 (44.54%) C
8 48 (40.34%) DV Cleared
9 43 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (34.45%) Software Engineering
11 37 (31.09%) HTML
12 35 (29.41%) HTML5
13 33 (27.73%) SDLC
13 33 (27.73%) Windows
14 32 (26.89%) Oracle
14 32 (26.89%) Bash Shell
15 30 (25.21%) MySQL
16 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
16 29 (24.37%) SC Cleared
17 28 (23.53%) DevOps
17 28 (23.53%) TCP/IP
18 27 (22.69%) STL
18 27 (22.69%) Cyber Security
19 26 (21.85%) C#
19 26 (21.85%) Information Security
20 25 (21.01%) Military
20 25 (21.01%) PHP
21 24 (20.17%) CSS
21 24 (20.17%) Time Management
22 23 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 18 (15.13%) Node.js
2 17 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.88%) IIS
4 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.20%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.36%) Apache
7 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.68%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 15 (12.61%) HTTP
3 12 (10.08%) DNS
4 11 (9.24%) Internet
4 11 (9.24%) Firewall
5 8 (6.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (6.72%) SMTP
6 5 (4.20%) Wireshark
7 4 (3.36%) DHCP
8 3 (2.52%) VPN
9 1 (0.84%) LDAP
9 1 (0.84%) SSL
9 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.84%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.84%) SNMP
9 1 (0.84%) SDH
9 1 (0.84%) 3G
9 1 (0.84%) 2G
9 1 (0.84%) 2.5G
9 1 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.21%) MySQL
2 20 (16.81%) Relational Database
3 18 (15.13%) RDBMS
3 18 (15.13%) Big Data
4 17 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 16 (13.45%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.84%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (13.45%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.61%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.84%) JUnit
3 1 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.84%) NUnit
3 1 (0.84%) Subversion
3 1 (0.84%) TestNG
3 1 (0.84%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.84%) Selenium
3 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.84%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.84%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (21.01%) Military
2 5 (4.20%) Finance
3 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.52%) Electronics
4 3 (2.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 55 (46.22%) Developer
2 44 (36.97%) Software Engineer
3 36 (30.25%) Software Developer
4 21 (17.65%) C++ Developer
5 19 (15.97%) Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Test Engineer
6 10 (8.40%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) Programmer
8 5 (4.20%) C++ Programmer
8 5 (4.20%) Software Programmer
9 4 (3.36%) Incident Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) Senior Incident Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Network Analyst
9 4 (3.36%) Tester
9 4 (3.36%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.09%) HTML
2 35 (29.41%) HTML5
3 27 (22.69%) STL
4 24 (20.17%) CSS
5 22 (18.49%) CSS3
6 17 (14.29%) Apache Camel
6 17 (14.29%) J2EE
6 17 (14.29%) Spring
6 17 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 16 (13.45%) Middleware
8 15 (12.61%) jQuery
9 13 (10.92%) REST
10 9 (7.56%) .NET
11 4 (3.36%) Entity Framework
11 4 (3.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (2.52%) POSIX
13 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) PKI
1 16 (13.45%) Visualisation
2 10 (8.40%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.72%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.04%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.68%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.84%) GIS
7 1 (0.84%) SCADA
7 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 72 (60.50%) Linux
2 33 (27.73%) Windows
3 14 (11.76%) UNIX
4 5 (4.20%) Solaris
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.45%) Software Engineering
3 33 (27.73%) SDLC
4 28 (23.53%) DevOps
5 27 (22.69%) Cyber Security
6 26 (21.85%) Information Security
7 24 (20.17%) Time Management
8 23 (19.33%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (17.65%) Scrum
10 17 (14.29%) Analytics
11 16 (13.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (13.45%) Big Data Analytics
11 16 (13.45%) Data Analytics
12 15 (12.61%) Configuration Management
13 13 (10.92%) Computer Forensics
13 13 (10.92%) Test Scripting
14 10 (8.40%) Test Planning
14 10 (8.40%) Validation
15 9 (7.56%) TDD
16 8 (6.72%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (64.71%) C++
2 64 (53.78%) Java
3 59 (49.58%) Ruby
4 56 (47.06%) Perl
5 53 (44.54%) C
6 32 (26.89%) Bash Shell
7 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
8 26 (21.85%) C#
9 25 (21.01%) PHP
10 11 (9.24%) SQL
10 11 (9.24%) PowerShell
11 10 (8.40%) Assembly Language
12 3 (2.52%) Lua
13 2 (1.68%) VBScript
13 2 (1.68%) Delphi
14 1 (0.84%) Groovy
14 1 (0.84%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 57 (47.90%) Security Cleared
2 48 (40.34%) DV Cleared
3 29 (24.37%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 23 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (19.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.36%) Snort
2 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.84%) qmail
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) SCCM
1 3 (2.52%) SCOM
2 1 (0.84%) Nagios
2 1 (0.84%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) yum
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (26.89%) Oracle
2 23 (19.33%) VMware
3 21 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.36%) Cisco
5 1 (0.84%) Dell
5 1 (0.84%) Apple
5 1 (0.84%) ESRI
5 1 (0.84%) Tableau
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago