The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 21 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 1.47% 4.62% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 7.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £38,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Python
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 76.47% 61.54% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 36
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Python
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Python Salary Trend in Salford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) BBC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Interactive TV
2 1 (50.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BBC
1 1 (50.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (50.00%) Neural Network
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB