The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 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 Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 46 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 3 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.86% 2.11% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.96% 4.95% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
153 202 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 43.97% 42.71% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 105 120 155
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
South East

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Python
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Python Salary Trend in Middlesex

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) WSDL
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) WSDL
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware