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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 35 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.82% 0.30% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.28% 0.66% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
151 151 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 52.43% 45.48% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 145 134 180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Perl
2 10 (76.92%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Eclipse
2 10 (76.92%) Cocoa
2 10 (76.92%) Objective-C
2 10 (76.92%) Subversion
2 10 (76.92%) Business Development
2 10 (76.92%) Marketing
2 10 (76.92%) Multithreading
2 10 (76.92%) Android
2 10 (76.92%) Mac OS
2 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 10 (76.92%) Bash Shell
2 10 (76.92%) Hudson
2 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
2 10 (76.92%) Android SDK
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) QA
4 2 (15.38%) WATIR
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) ISTQB

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Eclipse
1 10 (76.92%) Subversion
1 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
1 10 (76.92%) Hudson
1 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
2 2 (15.38%) Sahi
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 2 (15.38%) WATIR
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
General
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) UI Developer
2 8 (61.54%) UI Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Cocoa
1 10 (76.92%) Android SDK
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Swing
3 1 (7.69%) AWT
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Android
1 10 (76.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Development
1 10 (76.92%) Multithreading
2 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
2 2 (15.38%) BDD
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Android Development
3 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Perl
2 10 (76.92%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) Objective-C
2 10 (76.92%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) F#
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA