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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 40 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 58 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.65% 4.95% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 7.19% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 19
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
609 598 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 59.36% 68.89% 66.70%
Number of salaries quoted 495 552 525
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Cheltenham +8 20 £36,625 +74.40% 3
Gloucester -2 14 £52,500 +24.26% 2
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 95 (64.63%) Linux
2 67 (45.58%) Perl
3 64 (43.54%) Windows
4 61 (41.50%) C++
5 60 (40.82%) Java
6 51 (34.69%) Security Cleared
7 49 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 47 (31.97%) Cyber Security
9 46 (31.29%) Ruby
9 46 (31.29%) C
10 44 (29.93%) MySQL
10 44 (29.93%) DV Cleared
11 42 (28.57%) C#
11 42 (28.57%) TCP/IP
12 41 (27.89%) Oracle
13 37 (25.17%) Firewall
14 36 (24.49%) HTML
15 35 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (21.77%) Aerospace
16 32 (21.77%) Internet
17 30 (20.41%) SQL
17 30 (20.41%) HTML5
17 30 (20.41%) PowerShell
18 29 (19.73%) HTTP
19 28 (19.05%) PHP
20 26 (17.69%) VMware
20 26 (17.69%) Hyper-V
21 24 (16.33%) Degree
21 24 (16.33%) Microsoft
22 23 (15.65%) SQL Server

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (7.48%) ArcGIS
4 8 (5.44%) IIS
4 8 (5.44%) Apache
4 8 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (5.44%) Node.js
5 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 37 (25.17%) Firewall
3 32 (21.77%) Internet
4 29 (19.73%) HTTP
5 19 (12.93%) VPN
6 17 (11.56%) SMTP
7 16 (10.88%) DNS
7 16 (10.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (4.76%) Kerberos
8 7 (4.76%) SNMP
8 7 (4.76%) LDAP
8 7 (4.76%) Ethernet
9 5 (3.40%) Wireshark
10 3 (2.04%) Network Security
11 2 (1.36%) NAS
11 2 (1.36%) SSL
11 2 (1.36%) SAN
12 1 (0.68%) SDH
12 1 (0.68%) DHCP
12 1 (0.68%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.93%) MySQL
2 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
3 16 (10.88%) Relational Database
4 14 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.44%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.44%) Big Data
6 7 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.44%) ClearCase
3 4 (2.72%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (0.68%) Selenium
5 1 (0.68%) TestNG
5 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.68%) NUnit
5 1 (0.68%) JUnit
5 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.68%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.68%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (21.77%) Aerospace
2 17 (11.56%) Military
3 8 (5.44%) Finance
4 6 (4.08%) Electronics
5 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (39.46%) Developer
2 51 (34.69%) Software Engineer
3 42 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 30 (20.41%) Consultant
5 20 (13.61%) Analyst
6 19 (12.93%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 14 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (6.12%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (6.12%) Principal Consultant
8 9 (6.12%) C++ Developer
8 9 (6.12%) Test Engineer
8 9 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 9 (6.12%) GIS Consultant
9 7 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (3.40%) Programmer
10 5 (3.40%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (2.72%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (2.72%) C# Developer
11 4 (2.72%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.49%) HTML
2 30 (20.41%) HTML5
3 23 (15.65%) jQuery
4 19 (12.93%) REST
5 15 (10.20%) .NET
5 15 (10.20%) CSS
5 15 (10.20%) STL
6 12 (8.16%) CSS3
7 11 (7.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 10 (6.80%) J2EE
9 8 (5.44%) Middleware
9 8 (5.44%) Hibernate
9 8 (5.44%) Spring
9 8 (5.44%) Apache Camel
10 4 (2.72%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.72%) XML
11 2 (1.36%) POSIX
12 1 (0.68%) Django
12 1 (0.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.84%) Open Source
2 11 (7.48%) GIS
3 10 (6.80%) PKI
3 10 (6.80%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.44%) Visualisation
6 6 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.72%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.36%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.68%) SCADA
9 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 95 (64.63%) Linux
2 64 (43.54%) Windows
3 18 (12.24%) Solaris
3 18 (12.24%) UNIX
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 47 (31.97%) Cyber Security
3 35 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (12.93%) Computer Forensics
4 19 (12.93%) Information Security
5 16 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (10.88%) Time Management
6 15 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (10.20%) DevOps
7 13 (8.84%) TDD
7 13 (8.84%) Scrum
8 12 (8.16%) MVC
9 10 (6.80%) Configuration Management
9 10 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.12%) Test Scripting
11 8 (5.44%) Analytics
11 8 (5.44%) Big Data Analytics
11 8 (5.44%) Data Analytics
12 7 (4.76%) Software Deployment
12 7 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (45.58%) Perl
2 61 (41.50%) C++
3 60 (40.82%) Java
4 46 (31.29%) C
4 46 (31.29%) Ruby
5 42 (28.57%) C#
6 30 (20.41%) PowerShell
6 30 (20.41%) SQL
7 28 (19.05%) PHP
8 21 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 18 (12.24%) Bash Shell
10 16 (10.88%) Assembly Language
11 7 (4.76%) Bourne shell
12 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.36%) VB
13 2 (1.36%) Lua
13 2 (1.36%) Delphi
14 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 51 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 44 (29.93%) DV Cleared
3 24 (16.33%) Degree
4 23 (15.65%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.72%) ISEB
6 3 (2.04%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.36%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 26 (17.69%) Hyper-V
2 22 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (12.24%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.76%) qmail
5 4 (2.72%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) Zenoss
1 7 (4.76%) yum
1 7 (4.76%) Puppet
1 7 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.76%) Nagios
2 2 (1.36%) SCCM
2 2 (1.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (27.89%) Oracle
2 26 (17.69%) VMware
3 24 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.48%) ESRI
5 3 (2.04%) Cisco
6 2 (1.36%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.68%) Dell
7 1 (0.68%) Apple
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Penna Plc
Salary: Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000 - 70,000 plus excelent bnefits
Posted: 5 days ago