The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 51 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.01% 2.22% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.21% 4.98% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 4
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £31,394 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +6.66%
Python
South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
403 281 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 57.82% 44.60% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 355 244 262
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,200 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Python
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Python Salary Trend in Sheffield

Python
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Red Hat
3 13 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) UNIX
5 10 (38.46%) Perl
5 10 (38.46%) PHP
5 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 10 (38.46%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) Debian
6 9 (34.62%) .NET
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 9 (34.62%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) C++
7 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 8 (30.77%) SUSE
7 8 (30.77%) Ubuntu
8 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 6 (23.08%) C
9 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
10 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Django
10 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
10 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (19.23%) Northgate
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (19.23%) Windows 8

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL
3 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.85%) HBase
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.85%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 4 (15.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Product Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Application Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Hadoop Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) Django
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) UNIX
3 10 (38.46%) Debian
4 8 (30.77%) SUSE
4 8 (30.77%) Ubuntu
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Solaris
5 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
6 3 (11.54%) Android
6 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
7 2 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) RUP
4 4 (15.38%) UML
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
5 3 (11.54%) Android Development
5 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
5 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) MapReduce
7 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.85%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Bash Shell
2 10 (38.46%) Perl
2 10 (38.46%) PHP
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) C++
4 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 6 (23.08%) C
6 5 (19.23%) AWK
6 5 (19.23%) Uniface
6 5 (19.23%) C#
6 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
6 5 (19.23%) VBScript
6 5 (19.23%) VB
7 4 (15.38%) COBOL
7 4 (15.38%) Tcl
8 2 (7.69%) Ruby
8 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) LPIC
1 1 (3.85%) RHCSA
1 1 (3.85%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) qmail
1 1 (3.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) Northgate
4 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
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