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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 19 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 6.48% 9.29% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.72% 12.78% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 4
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +36.36%
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
72 133 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 66.67% 72.68% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 41 94 57
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,400 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +3 1 £30,000 -17.24% 2
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) Open Source
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) GIS
2 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) PostGIS
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) JMeter

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (11.11%) Facilita Forecast
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) GIS Developer
2 3 (33.33%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) PostGIS
4 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Open Source
2 6 (66.67%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Kanban
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Actimize
Belfast, County Antrim
Mintel International Group Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago