The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 41 40 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.23% 1.61% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 2.98% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £52,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Python
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
171 168 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 47.77% 54.02% 57.39%
Number of salaries quoted 134 164 202
Average salary £40,150 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Python
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Python Salary Trend in Peterborough

Python
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) C++
2 12 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (50.00%) Android SDK
3 10 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 10 (50.00%) Subversion
3 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (50.00%) Cocoa
3 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (50.00%) Hudson
3 10 (50.00%) Marketing
3 10 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 10 (50.00%) Perl
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Android
3 10 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 10 (50.00%) Business Development
3 10 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) Ruby
4 7 (35.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) Selenium
5 6 (30.00%) QA
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) F#
6 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (50.00%) Hudson
2 10 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 10 (50.00%) Subversion
2 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (35.00%) Selenium
4 4 (20.00%) WATIR
4 4 (20.00%) Jasmine
4 4 (20.00%) Sahi
4 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 10 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
1 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (40.00%) UI Developer
2 8 (40.00%) UI Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 10 (50.00%) Android SDK
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) GTK+
4 2 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (5.00%) Swing
5 1 (5.00%) AWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Android
1 10 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Development
1 10 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Qualitative Research
7 1 (5.00%) Android Development
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) C++
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) Perl
3 10 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (35.00%) Ruby
4 7 (35.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) F#
6 2 (10.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Apple
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) Coremetrics
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