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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 37 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 10 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.87% 2.73% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.19% 4.82% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
139 166 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 39.94% 56.66% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 109 149 152
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 6 March 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Analytics
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) Ruby
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) QA
5 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
5 5 (29.41%) Android
5 5 (29.41%) F#
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
6 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
6 4 (23.53%) MapReduce
6 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
6 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (23.53%) Advertising
6 4 (23.53%) PMI
6 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
6 4 (23.53%) ETL
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) Perl
6 4 (23.53%) PHP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
2 4 (23.53%) WATIR
2 4 (23.53%) Selenium IDE
2 4 (23.53%) Sahi
2 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
4 1 (5.88%) GCC
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Android Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Android Developer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) PMI
1 4 (23.53%) Statistics
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Android
2 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Analytics
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
6 4 (23.53%) MapReduce
6 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
6 4 (23.53%) ETL
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Android Development
9 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
9 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
1 7 (41.18%) Ruby
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) F#
3 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) C
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Apple
1 1 (5.88%) Google
1 1 (5.88%) Coremetrics