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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 22 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 96 35 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.35% 4.25% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.24% 6.49% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 85 27 26
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
674 539 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 58.61% 65.49% 67.07%
Number of salaries quoted 588 487 579
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,800 £46,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +5 23 £47,500 +5.55% 11
Gloucester +5 17 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Tewkesbury - 5 £36,000 -
Wotton-under-Edge - 2 £28,750 -
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 97 (63.40%) Linux
2 65 (42.48%) Windows
3 57 (37.25%) C++
4 56 (36.60%) Security Cleared
5 54 (35.29%) C#
6 47 (30.72%) Perl
7 46 (30.07%) Java
7 46 (30.07%) Ruby
8 45 (29.41%) PHP
9 43 (28.10%) TCP/IP
10 40 (26.14%) HTML
10 40 (26.14%) JavaScript
11 39 (25.49%) SQL
11 39 (25.49%) Software Engineering
12 33 (21.57%) C
13 31 (20.26%) MySQL
13 31 (20.26%) Aerospace
14 30 (19.61%) SC Cleared
14 30 (19.61%) DV Cleared
15 29 (18.95%) Cyber Security
15 29 (18.95%) Degree
15 29 (18.95%) Firewall
16 28 (18.30%) Internet
16 28 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (17.65%) ArcGIS
17 27 (17.65%) GIS
18 26 (16.99%) ESRI
18 26 (16.99%) .NET
19 24 (15.69%) Oracle
19 24 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 27 (17.65%) ArcGIS
2 14 (9.15%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.54%) Apache
3 10 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.31%) JBoss
4 2 (1.31%) CMS
4 2 (1.31%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (28.10%) TCP/IP
2 29 (18.95%) Firewall
3 28 (18.30%) Internet
4 24 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 22 (14.38%) HTTP
6 18 (11.76%) SMTP
7 17 (11.11%) DNS
8 13 (8.50%) VPN
9 12 (7.84%) IPv4
9 12 (7.84%) IPv6
10 8 (5.23%) SSL
11 5 (3.27%) Ethernet
11 5 (3.27%) Kerberos
11 5 (3.27%) PPP
11 5 (3.27%) SNMP
11 5 (3.27%) LDAP
11 5 (3.27%) ADSL
11 5 (3.27%) GPRS
11 5 (3.27%) SMS
12 2 (1.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.26%) MySQL
2 14 (9.15%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.19%) RDBMS
3 11 (7.19%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.31%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.31%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (7.84%) GCC
1 12 (7.84%) GDB
2 10 (6.54%) Subversion
3 7 (4.58%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.27%) Bugzilla
5 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.31%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.31%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.31%) Selenium
8 1 (0.65%) Hudson
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.65%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.65%) JMeter
8 1 (0.65%) Maven
8 1 (0.65%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.65%) Ant
8 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (20.26%) Aerospace
2 9 (5.88%) Military
3 5 (3.27%) Finance
4 4 (2.61%) Electronics
5 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (40.52%) Developer
2 40 (26.14%) Consultant
3 34 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 26 (16.99%) Software Developer
5 23 (15.03%) Analyst
6 20 (13.07%) Senior Analyst
6 20 (13.07%) GIS Consultant
7 14 (9.15%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 14 (9.15%) Technical Consultant
7 14 (9.15%) C++ Developer
8 7 (4.58%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (4.58%) GIS Developer
8 7 (4.58%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (3.92%) Test Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Graduate
9 6 (3.92%) C# Developer
9 6 (3.92%) Principal Consultant
10 5 (3.27%) Security Analyst
10 5 (3.27%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (2.61%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.14%) HTML
2 26 (16.99%) .NET
3 24 (15.69%) jQuery
4 16 (10.46%) CSS
5 15 (9.80%) HTML5
5 15 (9.80%) REST
6 13 (8.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 13 (8.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 13 (8.50%) STL
7 12 (7.84%) XML
8 8 (5.23%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.92%) Ajax
10 5 (3.27%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.96%) LAMP
11 3 (1.96%) J2EE
12 2 (1.31%) EJB
12 2 (1.31%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.31%) Django
12 2 (1.31%) Web Services
12 2 (1.31%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.65%) GIS
2 17 (11.11%) Open Source
3 9 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.23%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.23%) PKI
5 7 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.27%) Graphic Design
6 5 (3.27%) User Experience
7 3 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 97 (63.40%) Linux
2 65 (42.48%) Windows
3 22 (14.38%) Solaris
4 15 (9.80%) UNIX
5 6 (3.92%) Debian
6 5 (3.27%) SUSE
7 2 (1.31%) Android
7 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.49%) Software Engineering
2 29 (18.95%) Cyber Security
3 28 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.38%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (11.76%) Scrum
6 17 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (11.11%) TDD
7 16 (10.46%) MVC
8 15 (9.80%) Web Development
9 14 (9.15%) Computer Forensics
10 12 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (7.84%) Multithreading
10 12 (7.84%) Information Security
11 11 (7.19%) Data Management
12 10 (6.54%) Configuration Management
13 9 (5.88%) OO
14 8 (5.23%) Time Management
14 8 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (4.58%) Test Automation
15 7 (4.58%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (37.25%) C++
2 54 (35.29%) C#
3 47 (30.72%) Perl
4 46 (30.07%) Java
4 46 (30.07%) Ruby
5 45 (29.41%) PHP
6 40 (26.14%) JavaScript
7 39 (25.49%) SQL
8 33 (21.57%) C
9 17 (11.11%) Bash Shell
10 16 (10.46%) PowerShell
11 13 (8.50%) Assembly Language
12 8 (5.23%) Shell Script
13 5 (3.27%) Bourne shell
14 3 (1.96%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.96%) PHP5
15 2 (1.31%) VB
15 2 (1.31%) Lua
16 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (36.60%) Security Cleared
2 30 (19.61%) SC Cleared
2 30 (19.61%) DV Cleared
3 29 (18.95%) Degree
4 7 (4.58%) ISEB
5 4 (2.61%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.31%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) QA
System Software
1 16 (10.46%) Hyper-V
2 12 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.27%) Samba
4 5 (3.27%) qmail
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) Zenoss
1 5 (3.27%) YUM
1 5 (3.27%) Puppet
1 5 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.27%) Nagios
2 2 (1.31%) SCCM
2 2 (1.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (16.99%) ESRI
2 24 (15.69%) Oracle
3 18 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.76%) VMware
4 5 (3.27%) Adobe
5 2 (1.31%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.65%) Sun
6 1 (0.65%) HP
6 1 (0.65%) Coverity
6 1 (0.65%) Wind River
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, life cover, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36000 - 38000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Required IT
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago