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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 23 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.63% 20.83% 12.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 34.65% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 6
Median salary £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
54 101 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 43.90% 60.12% 61.40%
Number of salaries quoted 48 58 70
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 18 (72.00%) Computer Science
3 17 (68.00%) Ruby
3 17 (68.00%) Perl
4 15 (60.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) Degree
6 10 (40.00%) Java
7 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (36.00%) C++
8 8 (32.00%) HTML
8 8 (32.00%) CSS
8 8 (32.00%) OO
8 8 (32.00%) OOD
8 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (32.00%) System Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (28.00%) Robot Framework
9 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
9 7 (28.00%) QA
9 7 (28.00%) Selenium
9 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (16.00%) LAMP
10 4 (16.00%) Debian
10 4 (16.00%) Fedora
10 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
10 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (16.00%) C

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 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (4.00%) nginx
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (16.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) SMTP
1 3 (12.00%) SNMP
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) GIS
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Robot Framework
1 7 (28.00%) Selenium
2 4 (16.00%) Hudson
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Applications Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Java Applications Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Java Web Applications Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Java Web Developer
1 7 (28.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) QA Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Test Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Security Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) CSS
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) LAMP
2 4 (16.00%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) JSF
4 1 (4.00%) JSP
4 1 (4.00%) JSTL
4 1 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (4.00%) Servlets
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) Struts
4 1 (4.00%) Struts2
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) CentOS
2 4 (16.00%) Debian
2 4 (16.00%) Fedora
3 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (32.00%) OO
1 8 (32.00%) OOD
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (32.00%) System Testing
1 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (16.00%) Release Management
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source
4 2 (8.00%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Perl
1 17 (68.00%) Ruby
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) C++
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) C
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) VirtualBox
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Ansible
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Cacti
2 3 (12.00%) logstash
2 3 (12.00%) Nagios
2 3 (12.00%) Pingdom
2 3 (12.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.00%) Dell
3 2 (8.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) ESRI
4 1 (4.00%) Facebook
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