The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 12 19 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.09% 8.33% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.19% 11.89% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 1
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 143 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 70.33% 70.10% 54.78%
Number of salaries quoted 42 102 60
Average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Python
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Python Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Python
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Python
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +8 3 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) GIS
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) CSS3
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) PostGIS
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) OpenVMS
6 1 (8.33%) SNMP
6 1 (8.33%) Electronics
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) SNMP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) ZigBee
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) GIS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) GIS Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) DSP Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 6 (50.00%) CSS3
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) PostGIS
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) GIS
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) DTV
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) OpenVMS
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C++
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Actimize
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