The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 65 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.54% 0.23% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
296 243 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 65.20% 55.61% 62.32%
Number of salaries quoted 233 219 175
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Hampshire

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 31 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) UNIX
2 19 (50.00%) Puppet
2 19 (50.00%) Analytics
3 18 (47.37%) Ubuntu
3 18 (47.37%) Apache
3 18 (47.37%) Nagios
3 18 (47.37%) Debian
4 13 (34.21%) CSS
5 12 (31.58%) C++
5 12 (31.58%) Degree
5 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
6 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) Java
7 10 (26.32%) Android
7 10 (26.32%) Mobile App
7 10 (26.32%) Android SDK
7 10 (26.32%) Android Development
8 7 (18.42%) Perl
9 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
9 4 (10.53%) Clojure
9 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
9 4 (10.53%) Node.js
9 4 (10.53%) Backbone.js
9 4 (10.53%) Golang
9 4 (10.53%) PHP
9 4 (10.53%) MySQL
9 4 (10.53%) OO
10 3 (7.89%) Advertising
10 3 (7.89%) Windows

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (47.37%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (5.26%) SAS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
1 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Systems Administrator
1 18 (47.37%) Administrator
1 18 (47.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 18 (47.37%) Linux Administrator
2 16 (42.11%) Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Android Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 9 (23.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (23.68%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Perl Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) CSS
2 10 (26.32%) Android SDK
3 4 (10.53%) Backbone.js
4 3 (7.89%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.63%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 10 (26.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Firmware
4 1 (2.63%) VHDL
4 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) UNIX
3 18 (47.37%) Ubuntu
3 18 (47.37%) Debian
4 10 (26.32%) Android
5 3 (7.89%) Windows
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) CentOS
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Analytics
2 10 (26.32%) Android Development
3 4 (10.53%) OO
4 3 (7.89%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Kanban
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Security Management
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) TDD
6 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.63%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) C++
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) Java
4 7 (18.42%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) Clojure
5 4 (10.53%) Golang
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) C
6 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) RHCE
2 1 (2.63%) PhD
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (50.00%) Puppet
2 18 (47.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) VMware
2 1 (2.63%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) HP
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
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