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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 46 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.54% 0.41% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.28% 1.21% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £37,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £37,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 165 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 42.51% 34.16% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 133 133 186
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (62.50%) CentOS
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Clustering
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (50.00%) Korn
4 4 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Nagios
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
4 4 (50.00%) MCollective
4 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (50.00%) Cobbler

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Heroku
1 4 (50.00%) Engine Yard
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) MCollective
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
1 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) CentOS
3 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
2 1 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Nagios
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (50.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Foundry
3 2 (25.00%) Sun