The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Python 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Python
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 97 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 34.96% 31.80% 58.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76 71 175
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Python
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Python Salary Trend in Luton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) OOP
3 6 (50.00%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (50.00%) Symfony
3 6 (50.00%) Product Management
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (50.00%) Neo4j
4 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Subversion
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Perforce
5 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Ant
5 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (33.33%) Confluence
5 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 4 (33.33%) BDD
6 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Ant
2 4 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 6 (50.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Symfony Developer
2 5 (41.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (50.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OOP
1 6 (50.00%) Product Management
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Perl
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 4 (33.33%) Perforce
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) VMware