The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 33 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.05% - 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.08% - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £36,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 61 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 34.03% 46.21% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 74
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
West Yorkshire

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Varnish
2 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capistrano