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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 60 36 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 15 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.02% 4.84% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% 11.98% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
415 192 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 55.78% 40.42% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 346 180 277
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 22 (78.57%) C++
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
1 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
1 22 (78.57%) Software Architecture
2 18 (64.29%) Embedded C++
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) C
3 17 (60.71%) Degree
3 17 (60.71%) System Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 6 (21.43%) MySQL
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
7 5 (17.86%) Java
7 5 (17.86%) Perl
7 5 (17.86%) Linux
7 5 (17.86%) JBoss
7 5 (17.86%) Apache
7 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
7 5 (17.86%) LDAP
7 5 (17.86%) ISO 9001
7 5 (17.86%) HTTP
7 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
7 5 (17.86%) VPN
7 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
7 5 (17.86%) Middleware
7 5 (17.86%) Subversion
7 5 (17.86%) JSON
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (17.86%) WebLogic
1 5 (17.86%) Apache
1 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LDAP
1 5 (17.86%) HTTP
1 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
1 5 (17.86%) VPN
1 5 (17.86%) VLAN
1 5 (17.86%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Subversion
1 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Hudson
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Software Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
1 5 (17.86%) JSON
1 5 (17.86%) RESTful
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
1 22 (78.57%) Software Architecture
2 17 (60.71%) System Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C++
2 18 (64.29%) Embedded C++
3 17 (60.71%) C
4 8 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 5 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) Perl
5 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
5 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) Xen
1 5 (17.86%) qmail
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.29%) Pingdom
1 4 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) JBoss
3 4 (14.29%) New Relic
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
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