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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 33 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Python 42 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.92% 2.91% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.22% 6.02% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42 19 17
Average salary £33,750 £30,920 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.15% -3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
411 332 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 57.89% 48.33% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 385 296 237
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
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 3 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 43 (79.63%) Linux
2 36 (66.67%) Windows
3 33 (61.11%) Java
4 31 (57.41%) Perl
4 31 (57.41%) Bash Shell
5 30 (55.56%) Debian
6 28 (51.85%) .NET
7 24 (44.44%) UNIX
7 24 (44.44%) Red Hat
8 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
9 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (35.19%) Finance
11 18 (33.33%) PHP
12 17 (31.48%) MySQL
12 17 (31.48%) Oracle
12 17 (31.48%) CSS
12 17 (31.48%) HTML
13 16 (29.63%) SUSE
13 16 (29.63%) Ubuntu
13 16 (29.63%) PowerShell
14 15 (27.78%) C++
15 14 (25.93%) SQL
16 13 (24.07%) Solaris
17 12 (22.22%) Apache
18 11 (20.37%) HTTP
18 11 (20.37%) C
18 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
18 11 (20.37%) Firewall
19 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
19 10 (18.52%) Business Analysis

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 12 (22.22%) Apache
2 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 10 (18.52%) JBoss
3 8 (14.81%) nginx
4 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (5.56%) Commerce Server
5 3 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (5.56%) PegaRULES
5 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.56%) Joomla!
5 3 (5.56%) Drupal
5 3 (5.56%) WordPress
5 3 (5.56%) Node.js
5 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.56%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) HTTP
1 11 (20.37%) Firewall
2 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.96%) VPN
3 7 (12.96%) VLAN
4 6 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (11.11%) LDAP
5 3 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (5.56%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.85%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.85%) DHCP
6 1 (1.85%) SNMP
6 1 (1.85%) DNS
6 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) MySQL
3 6 (11.11%) Informix
4 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (5.56%) OLTP
5 3 (5.56%) OLAP
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.85%) HBase
6 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) PowerBuilder
2 8 (14.81%) TeamCity
3 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.96%) Subversion
4 6 (11.11%) Hudson
4 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.70%) JIRA
6 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.85%) Selenium
7 1 (1.85%) Maven
7 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.85%) JMeter
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Games
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 4 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Administrator
2 16 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (27.78%) Developer
4 11 (20.37%) Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 7 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (11.11%) Business Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Business Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Product Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) Lead Architect
10 3 (5.56%) Platform Architect
10 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) .NET
2 17 (31.48%) CSS
2 17 (31.48%) HTML
3 7 (12.96%) jQuery
4 5 (9.26%) Django
5 4 (7.41%) XML
6 3 (5.56%) XSLT
6 3 (5.56%) HTML5
6 3 (5.56%) REST
6 3 (5.56%) Express
6 3 (5.56%) Web Services
6 3 (5.56%) Middleware
6 3 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Axis
7 1 (1.85%) WCF
7 1 (1.85%) SOAP
7 1 (1.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Clustering
1 3 (5.56%) DataPower
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 43 (79.63%) Linux
2 36 (66.67%) Windows
3 30 (55.56%) Debian
4 24 (44.44%) UNIX
5 16 (29.63%) Ubuntu
5 16 (29.63%) SUSE
6 13 (24.07%) Solaris
7 10 (18.52%) Windows XP
7 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 10 (18.52%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
8 4 (7.41%) Android
9 3 (5.56%) AIX
9 3 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (5.56%) CentOS
10 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 8 (14.81%) DevOps
4 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.41%) UML
5 4 (7.41%) RUP
5 4 (7.41%) Scrum
5 4 (7.41%) TDD
5 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
5 4 (7.41%) Android Development
5 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
5 4 (7.41%) Mobile Development
6 3 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.56%) Content Management
6 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) Java
2 31 (57.41%) Perl
2 31 (57.41%) Bash Shell
3 18 (33.33%) PHP
4 16 (29.63%) PowerShell
5 15 (27.78%) C++
6 14 (25.93%) SQL
7 11 (20.37%) C
7 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
8 10 (18.52%) VBScript
8 10 (18.52%) VB
8 10 (18.52%) Uniface
9 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 6 (11.11%) C#
10 4 (7.41%) COBOL
10 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
10 4 (7.41%) AWK
10 4 (7.41%) Tcl
11 3 (5.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) RHCE
1 1 (1.85%) LPIC
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) qmail
2 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.41%) Xen
3 4 (7.41%) KVM
3 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.56%) VMware Server
4 3 (5.56%) XenServer
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
4 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.56%) pfSense
5 1 (1.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Nagios
2 8 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (14.81%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 17 (31.48%) Oracle
3 10 (18.52%) Northgate
4 8 (14.81%) New Relic
5 7 (12.96%) Cisco
6 4 (7.41%) VMware
7 3 (5.56%) Endeca
7 3 (5.56%) F5
7 3 (5.56%) IBM
7 3 (5.56%) Intel
7 3 (5.56%) Citrix
8 1 (1.85%) ESRI
8 1 (1.85%) HP
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) Hortonworks
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