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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 39 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.10% 2.60% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 4.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £62,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
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
139 173 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 41.74% 56.17% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 115 159 195
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (47.06%) Java
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) Ruby
2 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 7 (41.18%) Android
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) Wireless
3 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (35.29%) QA
3 6 (35.29%) Marketing
4 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 5 (29.41%) F#
4 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
5 4 (23.53%) WATIR
5 4 (23.53%) Objective-C
5 4 (23.53%) PMI
5 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) Sahi
5 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
5 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) 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 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) WATIR
3 4 (23.53%) Sahi
3 4 (23.53%) WebDriver
3 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (17.65%) Hudson
4 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 3 (17.65%) Subversion
5 2 (11.76%) JUnit
6 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
6 1 (5.88%) GCC
6 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
6 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Android Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Android Developer
4 2 (11.76%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) Android SDK
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) Cocoa
3 2 (11.76%) GTK+
3 2 (11.76%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) Swing
4 1 (5.88%) AWT
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) PMI
3 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Android
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Mac OS
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Android Development
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 3 (17.65%) Business Development
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Product Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Qualitative Research
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Ruby
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) C++
4 5 (29.41%) F#
5 4 (23.53%) Objective-C
5 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
6 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 3 (17.65%) C
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) VBA
7 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
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