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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 36 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.57% 1.94% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 3.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Python
Lancashire

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

Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
129 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 74.14% 59.22% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 123 57 41
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Python
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Python Salary Trend in Preston

Python
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft