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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 43 36 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +34
Permanent jobs citing Python 71 56 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.31% 6.08% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.76% 9.35% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 12
Average salary £47,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,000 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
660 599 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 58.67% 65.04% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 511 528 586
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
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 1 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 1 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
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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 21 £35,000 +66.66%
Gloucester -7 17 £53,000 +25.44% 2
Python
South West

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 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 79 (59.85%) Linux
2 68 (51.52%) C++
2 68 (51.52%) Perl
3 64 (48.48%) Java
4 55 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 49 (37.12%) C
6 48 (36.36%) Ruby
7 47 (35.61%) Software Engineering
7 47 (35.61%) DV Cleared
7 47 (35.61%) Windows
8 43 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (31.82%) MySQL
10 41 (31.06%) Oracle
11 39 (29.55%) Cyber Security
12 35 (26.52%) HTML
13 33 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 31 (23.48%) C#
14 31 (23.48%) HTML5
15 27 (20.45%) SC Cleared
16 24 (18.18%) PowerShell
16 24 (18.18%) Firewall
17 23 (17.42%) VMware
17 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
17 23 (17.42%) SQL
17 23 (17.42%) Hyper-V
18 22 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (16.67%) Degree
18 22 (16.67%) DevOps
18 22 (16.67%) PHP
18 22 (16.67%) Information Security

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.09%) Node.js
2 12 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (6.06%) Apache
5 7 (5.30%) IIS
6 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.55%) ArcGIS
7 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (18.18%) Firewall
3 21 (15.91%) Internet
4 19 (14.39%) HTTP
5 13 (9.85%) VPN
6 10 (7.58%) SMTP
7 9 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (6.82%) DNS
8 7 (5.30%) LDAP
8 7 (5.30%) Kerberos
8 7 (5.30%) SNMP
8 7 (5.30%) Ethernet
9 5 (3.79%) Wireshark
10 2 (1.52%) NAS
10 2 (1.52%) SAN
11 1 (0.76%) 2G
11 1 (0.76%) 2.5G
11 1 (0.76%) 3G
11 1 (0.76%) SDH
11 1 (0.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (31.82%) MySQL
2 21 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 13 (9.85%) RDBMS
4 13 (9.85%) Big Data
5 12 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.76%) NUnit
3 1 (0.76%) Subversion
3 1 (0.76%) JUnit
3 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.76%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.76%) TestNG
3 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 21 (15.91%) Military
2 17 (12.88%) Aerospace
3 8 (6.06%) Finance
4 7 (5.30%) Electronics
5 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (43.18%) Developer
2 50 (37.88%) Software Engineer
3 41 (31.06%) Software Developer
4 18 (13.64%) Consultant
5 17 (12.88%) Analyst
6 13 (9.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 13 (9.85%) C++ Developer
7 12 (9.09%) Test Engineer
8 10 (7.58%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) Principal Consultant
10 6 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Programmer
11 5 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (3.79%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.79%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
12 4 (3.03%) GIS Consultant
12 4 (3.03%) .NET Software Engineer
12 4 (3.03%) Software Programmer
12 4 (3.03%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.52%) HTML
2 31 (23.48%) HTML5
3 20 (15.15%) jQuery
3 20 (15.15%) CSS
4 19 (14.39%) STL
5 17 (12.88%) CSS3
6 16 (12.12%) REST
7 14 (10.61%) J2EE
8 12 (9.09%) Apache Camel
8 12 (9.09%) Spring
8 12 (9.09%) Hibernate
8 12 (9.09%) Middleware
9 11 (8.33%) .NET
10 8 (6.06%) Entity Framework
11 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET
12 3 (2.27%) POSIX
13 2 (1.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 2 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.09%) Visualisation
1 12 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 12 (9.09%) PKI
2 10 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.82%) Open Source
4 5 (3.79%) GIS
5 4 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.52%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 79 (59.85%) Linux
2 47 (35.61%) Windows
3 21 (15.91%) UNIX
4 10 (7.58%) Solaris
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.61%) Software Engineering
2 43 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (29.55%) Cyber Security
4 22 (16.67%) DevOps
4 22 (16.67%) Information Security
5 20 (15.15%) Time Management
6 17 (12.88%) Scrum
6 17 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (11.36%) Computer Forensics
8 13 (9.85%) TDD
8 13 (9.85%) Analytics
8 13 (9.85%) Test Scripting
9 12 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
9 12 (9.09%) Data Analytics
10 11 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 10 (7.58%) Test Planning
11 10 (7.58%) Validation
12 8 (6.06%) MVC
13 7 (5.30%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 68 (51.52%) C++
1 68 (51.52%) Perl
2 64 (48.48%) Java
3 49 (37.12%) C
4 48 (36.36%) Ruby
5 31 (23.48%) C#
6 24 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
7 23 (17.42%) SQL
8 22 (16.67%) PHP
9 21 (15.91%) Bash Shell
10 12 (9.09%) Assembly Language
11 7 (5.30%) Bourne shell
12 3 (2.27%) Lua
13 2 (1.52%) VB
13 2 (1.52%) Delphi
14 1 (0.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 55 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 47 (35.61%) DV Cleared
3 27 (20.45%) SC Cleared
4 22 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (1.52%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) QA
System Software
1 23 (17.42%) Hyper-V
2 22 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.61%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.30%) qmail
5 4 (3.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) Nagios
1 7 (5.30%) Puppet
1 7 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.30%) yum
1 7 (5.30%) Zenoss
2 2 (1.52%) SCCM
2 2 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (31.06%) Oracle
2 23 (17.42%) VMware
3 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.79%) ESRI
5 3 (2.27%) Cisco
6 2 (1.52%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.76%) Dell
7 1 (0.76%) Apple
7 1 (0.76%) Tableau
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago