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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 23 18 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.03% 4.48% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 7.69% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £34,000 £25,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -48.71%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
84 39 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 56.38% 58.21% 67.03%
Number of salaries quoted 62 35 46
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -5 5 £34,000 +36.00% 6
Python
UK

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Python.

1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) Android Development
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) Threat Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) Social Media
6 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Android
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) HSQLDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Researcher
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) REST
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) JSTL
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) OLE
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Debian
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) GCIA
2 1 (10.00%) GCIH
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Apple
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
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