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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 17 62 38
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -24
Permanent jobs citing Python 45 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.90% 1.80% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.83% 2.72% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 7 10
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
216 257 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 71.52% 66.24% 47.44%
Number of salaries quoted 207 243 135
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 84 (81.55%) Linux
2 56 (54.37%) JavaScript
2 56 (54.37%) CSS
2 56 (54.37%) Ruby
3 55 (53.40%) HTML
4 54 (52.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 49 (47.57%) Perl
6 43 (41.75%) Unix
7 42 (40.78%) Bash Shell
8 36 (34.95%) AngularJS
8 36 (34.95%) Front End Development
9 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (24.27%) VMware
10 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
10 24 (23.30%) Open Source
11 23 (22.33%) Puppet
11 23 (22.33%) Oracle Linux
11 23 (22.33%) Security Cleared
11 23 (22.33%) CentOS
11 23 (22.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (22.33%) Derivative
11 23 (22.33%) Software Testing
11 23 (22.33%) HP
11 23 (22.33%) RHCE
11 23 (22.33%) Oracle
11 23 (22.33%) Red Hat
11 23 (22.33%) Shell Script
11 23 (22.33%) ITIL
11 23 (22.33%) Security Management
11 23 (22.33%) RHCSA

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (5.83%) WinCC
2 2 (1.94%) Gunicorn
2 2 (1.94%) IIS
2 2 (1.94%) Node.js
3 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Ethernet
1 6 (5.83%) Modbus
2 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.94%) DHCP
3 2 (1.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.88%) Big Data
2 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.94%) CouchDB
4 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.94%) Redis
5 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.94%) Grunt
2 2 (1.94%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
General
1 9 (8.74%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.83%) Advertising
3 4 (3.88%) Marketing
3 4 (3.88%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Electronics
4 2 (1.94%) Finance
4 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (44.66%) Developer
2 42 (40.78%) Linux Engineer
3 36 (34.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 28 (27.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 23 (22.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (20.39%) Administrator
6 21 (20.39%) Support Engineer
6 21 (20.39%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (18.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 19 (18.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 19 (18.45%) Linux Administrator
7 19 (18.45%) Linux Support
7 19 (18.45%) Linux Support Engineer
7 19 (18.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 19 (18.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 19 (18.45%) Systems Support Engineer
8 16 (15.53%) Angular Developer
9 10 (9.71%) Software Engineer
10 9 (8.74%) HTML Developer
10 9 (8.74%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (54.37%) CSS
2 55 (53.40%) HTML
3 54 (52.43%) Ruby on Rails
4 36 (34.95%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.85%) Celery
6 4 (3.88%) Django
6 4 (3.88%) Web Services
7 3 (2.91%) Flask
8 2 (1.94%) .NET
8 2 (1.94%) JSON
8 2 (1.94%) SOAP
9 1 (0.97%) CSS3
9 1 (0.97%) HTML5
9 1 (0.97%) jQuery
9 1 (0.97%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.97%) REST
9 1 (0.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Derivative
2 11 (10.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.94%) Device Driver
3 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.94%) Physics
4 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.97%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (0.97%) Statistics
4 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (81.55%) Linux
2 43 (41.75%) Unix
3 23 (22.33%) CentOS
3 23 (22.33%) Oracle Linux
3 23 (22.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (18.45%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.88%) Windows
6 3 (2.91%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) Front End Development
2 24 (23.30%) Open Source
3 23 (22.33%) ITIL
3 23 (22.33%) Security Management
3 23 (22.33%) Software Testing
4 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
5 6 (5.83%) TDD
6 5 (4.85%) BDD
7 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.91%) API Design
8 3 (2.91%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.91%) OO
8 3 (2.91%) Validation
9 2 (1.94%) Analytics
9 2 (1.94%) API Development
9 2 (1.94%) Asset Management
9 2 (1.94%) Data Management
9 2 (1.94%) DevOps
9 2 (1.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (1.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 56 (54.37%) JavaScript
1 56 (54.37%) Ruby
2 49 (47.57%) Perl
3 42 (40.78%) Bash Shell
4 23 (22.33%) Shell Script
5 19 (18.45%) Korn
6 13 (12.62%) C++
7 11 (10.68%) C#
8 6 (5.83%) C
9 5 (4.85%) Java
10 4 (3.88%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.88%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.91%) VB
12 2 (1.94%) Ada
12 2 (1.94%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.94%) SQL
13 1 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (22.33%) RHCE
1 23 (22.33%) RHCSA
1 23 (22.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) GAMP
1 6 (5.83%) GMP
2 2 (1.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (1.94%) MISRA
2 2 (1.94%) MISRA C
2 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (22.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) VMware
2 24 (23.30%) Microsoft
3 23 (22.33%) HP
3 23 (22.33%) Oracle
3 23 (22.33%) Red Hat
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