The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing Python 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth - - 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Python
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 72.28% 47.92% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 19 21
Average salary £29,000 £25,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.62% -14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Python
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Python Salary Trend in Plymouth

Python
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA