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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 72 57 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -27
Permanent jobs citing Python 12 6 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.57% 1.04% 6.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 2.15% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 41
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £35,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
436 279 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.92% 48.44% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 397 234 368
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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%) C++
1 17 (65.38%) Software Architecture
2 16 (61.54%) Embedded C++
2 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 14 (53.85%) Middleware
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) C
6 10 (38.46%) ISO 9001
6 10 (38.46%) JSON
6 10 (38.46%) RESTful
7 8 (30.77%) Perl
7 8 (30.77%) Windows
7 8 (30.77%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
8 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
8 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) MySQL
9 5 (19.23%) JBoss
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 5 (19.23%) Subversion
9 5 (19.23%) System Testing
10 4 (15.38%) PHP
10 4 (15.38%) Workflow
10 4 (15.38%) Maven
10 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (15.38%) Puppet
10 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
11 3 (11.54%) WebLogic

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (19.23%) JBoss
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) VLAN
2 1 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) SMTP
2 1 (3.85%) FTP
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Hudson
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 2 (7.69%) DBA
8 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) Middleware
2 10 (38.46%) JSON
2 10 (38.46%) RESTful
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Open Source
1 1 (3.85%) Social Media
1 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Software Architecture
2 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) System Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C++
2 16 (61.54%) Embedded C++
3 11 (42.31%) C
4 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 8 (30.77%) Perl
5 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
7 3 (11.54%) AWK
8 2 (7.69%) Ruby
8 2 (7.69%) Lua
8 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) Java
9 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) qmail
2 1 (3.85%) Xen
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
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