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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 19 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 37 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.49% 3.07% 2.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.37% 4.72% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 5
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +38.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
226 106 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 57.95% 65.03% 58.76%
Number of salaries quoted 212 100 109
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 £27,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (69.23%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Nagios
2 23 (58.97%) Apache
2 23 (58.97%) Debian
2 23 (58.97%) Ubuntu
2 23 (58.97%) Puppet
3 22 (56.41%) Analytics
3 22 (56.41%) UNIX
4 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 12 (30.77%) C++
5 12 (30.77%) Java
5 12 (30.77%) CSS
5 12 (30.77%) Android
5 12 (30.77%) Degree
5 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 12 (30.77%) Mobile App
5 12 (30.77%) Android SDK
5 12 (30.77%) Android Development
6 2 (5.13%) Windows
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle
6 2 (5.13%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.13%) Twitter
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Redis
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.56%) Node.js

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (58.97%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Redis
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Systems Administrator
1 24 (61.54%) Administrator
2 23 (58.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 23 (58.97%) Linux Administrator
3 14 (35.90%) Developer
4 11 (28.21%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 11 (28.21%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 11 (28.21%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (28.21%) Android Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Perl Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) CSS
1 12 (30.77%) Android SDK
2 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.56%) LAMP
2 1 (2.56%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 12 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.56%) Open Source
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Debian
2 23 (58.97%) Ubuntu
3 22 (56.41%) UNIX
4 12 (30.77%) Android
5 2 (5.13%) Windows
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Analytics
2 12 (30.77%) Android Development
3 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL
3 1 (2.56%) OO
3 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
3 1 (2.56%) TDD
3 1 (2.56%) Scrum
3 1 (2.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.77%) C++
2 12 (30.77%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) Clojure
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) Erlang
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) vSphere
1 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (58.97%) Nagios
1 23 (58.97%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
1 2 (5.13%) Twitter
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.56%) Symantec
2 1 (2.56%) VMware
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