The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 29 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 16 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 7.34% 5.59% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.68% 9.80% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 3
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Python
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
137 102 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 62.84% 56.98% 58.39%
Number of salaries quoted 127 100 89
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Python
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Python Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Python
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 27 (81.82%) C++
2 23 (69.70%) Java
3 22 (66.67%) Big Data
4 19 (57.58%) Degree
5 17 (51.52%) Machine Learning
6 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 14 (42.42%) Lua
7 14 (42.42%) OOP
7 14 (42.42%) OO
7 14 (42.42%) Multithreading
7 14 (42.42%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (42.42%) Scala
7 14 (42.42%) Algorithms
8 10 (30.30%) Unix
9 9 (27.27%) Open Source
10 8 (24.24%) PHP
10 8 (24.24%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (18.18%) Ansible
12 5 (15.15%) Static Code Analysis
12 5 (15.15%) nginx
12 5 (15.15%) LAMP
12 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
12 5 (15.15%) ITIL
12 5 (15.15%) Apache
13 4 (12.12%) J2SE
13 4 (12.12%) Social Network
13 4 (12.12%) jQuery
13 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (12.12%) Puppet
14 3 (9.09%) MongoDB

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 5 (15.15%) Apache
1 5 (15.15%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (6.06%) DHCP
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) Big Data
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Automotive
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 14 (42.42%) C++ Developer
3 14 (42.42%) C++/Java Developer
4 11 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Machine Learning Developer
6 5 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Applications Manager
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (9.09%) Operations Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Web Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
8 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (3.03%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) LAMP
2 4 (12.12%) J2SE
2 4 (12.12%) jQuery
3 3 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) D3.js
4 2 (6.06%) Flot
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (6.06%) Qt
4 2 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (6.06%) Sensu
4 2 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Algorithms
2 8 (24.24%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Social Network
4 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Machine Learning
2 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 14 (42.42%) Multithreading
3 14 (42.42%) OO
3 14 (42.42%) OOP
4 9 (27.27%) Open Source
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.09%) Microservices
6 3 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Web Design
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C++
2 23 (69.70%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) Lua
3 14 (42.42%) Scala
4 8 (24.24%) PHP
5 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Ansible
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
1 3 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) Brocade
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco
2 2 (6.06%) Citrix
2 2 (6.06%) EMC
2 2 (6.06%) Fujitsu
2 2 (6.06%) HP
2 2 (6.06%) IBM
2 2 (6.06%) NetApp