The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 16 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank - 64 73
Permanent jobs citing Python 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 1.20% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.27% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £32,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
469 353 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 49.11% 53.16% 42.49%
Number of salaries quoted 422 317 323
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,175 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
East Midlands

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Python
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Python Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Python
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Postgraduate
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (50.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Postgraduate
1 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA