The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 60 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 11 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.48% - 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.19% - 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
345 279 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 46.37% 56.02% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 297 225 310
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
South Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 16 (88.89%) MySQL
2 13 (72.22%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) Linux
3 12 (66.67%) Perl
3 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 11 (61.11%) Apache
5 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
5 10 (55.56%) Windows
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
5 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
6 9 (50.00%) Hudson
6 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (50.00%) qmail
6 9 (50.00%) TeamCity
6 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 9 (50.00%) LDAP
6 9 (50.00%) HTTP
6 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (50.00%) VPN
6 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (50.00%) JBoss
6 9 (50.00%) Debian
6 9 (50.00%) Nagios
6 9 (50.00%) Subversion
6 9 (50.00%) VLAN
6 9 (50.00%) Xen
7 8 (44.44%) Firewall

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (61.11%) Apache
2 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 7 (38.89%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) uWSGI
5 1 (5.56%) Gunicorn
5 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (11.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
1 9 (50.00%) LDAP
1 9 (50.00%) HTTP
1 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (50.00%) VPN
1 9 (50.00%) VLAN
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) MySQL
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) Hudson
2 9 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 9 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Administrator
1 12 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Web Programmer
2 3 (16.67%) Programmer
2 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 3 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) LAMP
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) Django
4 1 (5.56%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Open Source
1 3 (16.67%) Learning Management System
1 3 (16.67%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Debian
4 3 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) OOD
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Perl
3 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) qmail
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Postfix
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Samba
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Nagios
2 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.11%) MOM
4 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) JBoss
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) New Relic
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat