The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 33 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.76% 1.05% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.90% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £28,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
Python
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 66 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 40.09% 34.74% 45.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72 65 51
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Python
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Halifax region.

Python Salary Trend in Halifax

Python
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Halifax

Python
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VBScript
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) VB
7 2 (20.00%) OO
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (10.00%) SLA
8 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) Incident Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (60.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VBScript
3 3 (30.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft