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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 69 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.30% - 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% - 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £48,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 - £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 - £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Python
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
264 219 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 67.52% 54.75% 53.20%
Number of salaries quoted 183 197 162
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,850 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Python
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Python Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Python
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

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

Python Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) UNIX
2 12 (48.00%) Puppet
3 11 (44.00%) Perl
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
5 8 (32.00%) C++
5 8 (32.00%) Degree
5 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (28.00%) Analytics
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) ITIL
7 6 (24.00%) Apache
7 6 (24.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (24.00%) Security Management
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) HP
7 6 (24.00%) RHCE
7 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (24.00%) Nagios
7 6 (24.00%) Debian
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (24.00%) Derivative

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
1 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (24.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (24.00%) Administrator
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Android Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Perl Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate
8 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) Android SDK
3 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Open Source
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (24.00%) Derivative
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.00%) Physics
3 1 (4.00%) Firmware
3 1 (4.00%) VHDL
3 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) UNIX
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (24.00%) Debian
4 6 (24.00%) Ubuntu
4 6 (24.00%) Android
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) CentOS
4 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Analytics
2 6 (24.00%) Android Development
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (24.00%) Security Management
2 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Kanban
5 1 (4.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Perl
2 8 (32.00%) C++
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (24.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
5 4 (16.00%) Clojure
5 4 (16.00%) Golang
6 2 (8.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) RHCE
3 1 (4.00%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Puppet
2 6 (24.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) HP
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Google