The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 77 78 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 12 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.12% 0.77% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 1.55% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 21
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
436 515 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 40.82% 49.76% 57.19%
Number of salaries quoted 373 436 634
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Python
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Python Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Python
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
2 21 (44.68%) HTML
3 19 (40.43%) Java
3 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (38.30%) CSS
5 16 (34.04%) Windows
5 16 (34.04%) Linux
6 15 (31.91%) C#
6 15 (31.91%) Degree
7 14 (29.79%) C++
8 13 (27.66%) TDD
8 13 (27.66%) Android
9 12 (25.53%) Django
9 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
10 11 (23.40%) Subversion
10 11 (23.40%) Scrum
10 11 (23.40%) Perl
10 11 (23.40%) OO
10 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
10 11 (23.40%) Analytics
11 10 (21.28%) PHP
11 10 (21.28%) Finance
12 9 (19.15%) SQL
12 9 (19.15%) C
12 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
13 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
13 8 (17.02%) Drupal
13 8 (17.02%) LAMP
13 8 (17.02%) Telecoms

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (17.02%) Drupal
2 7 (14.89%) Apache
3 5 (10.64%) CMS
4 4 (8.51%) Mule
4 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Google App Engine
1 7 (14.89%) PaaS
1 7 (14.89%) Heroku
1 7 (14.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Subversion
1 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Hudson
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.51%) Selenium
2 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
2 4 (8.51%) Ant
3 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Software Developer
3 8 (17.02%) LAMP Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Graduate
3 8 (17.02%) Python Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Python/Django Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Django Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Android Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Integration Specialist
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Software Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (4.26%) IT Graduate
10 1 (2.13%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) HTML
2 18 (38.30%) CSS
3 12 (25.53%) Django
4 8 (17.02%) LAMP
5 7 (14.89%) jQuery
5 7 (14.89%) Dojo
5 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
5 7 (14.89%) Backbone.js
6 5 (10.64%) .NET
6 5 (10.64%) Web Services
7 4 (8.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (8.51%) Play Framework
8 3 (6.38%) HTML5
8 3 (6.38%) Celery
8 3 (6.38%) Sass
8 3 (6.38%) LESS
8 3 (6.38%) CSS3
9 2 (4.26%) iOS SDK
9 2 (4.26%) JSON
9 2 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.77%) Algorithms
3 5 (10.64%) User Experience
4 4 (8.51%) Open Source
5 3 (6.38%) FMCG
6 1 (2.13%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 13 (27.66%) Android
3 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.51%) UNIX
5 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) TDD
3 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
4 11 (23.40%) Scrum
4 11 (23.40%) OO
4 11 (23.40%) Analytics
5 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
6 7 (14.89%) Android Development
7 6 (12.77%) Coaching
7 6 (12.77%) OOD
8 5 (10.64%) Data Management
8 5 (10.64%) Web Development
8 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.64%) OO PHP
9 4 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.51%) Matrix Management
9 4 (8.51%) BDD
9 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.51%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
2 19 (40.43%) Java
3 15 (31.91%) C#
4 14 (29.79%) C++
5 11 (23.40%) Perl
6 10 (21.28%) PHP
7 9 (19.15%) SQL
7 9 (19.15%) C
8 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
9 5 (10.64%) Ruby
10 4 (8.51%) VBScript
11 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
12 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Puppet
1 7 (14.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Google
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle