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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 42 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 26 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.24% 1.12% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.93% 1.90% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 5
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £46,200 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
328 420 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 53.51% 58.58% 46.08%
Number of salaries quoted 300 366 267
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 41 (67.21%) Bash Shell
2 39 (63.93%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (63.93%) Perl
3 34 (55.74%) Linux
4 31 (50.82%) Ruby
5 27 (44.26%) Windows
6 26 (42.62%) MySQL
6 26 (42.62%) Red Hat
7 23 (37.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (37.70%) Salt
7 23 (37.70%) CloudStack
8 22 (36.07%) VMware
8 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
9 20 (32.79%) F5
10 19 (31.15%) Oracle
10 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (29.51%) Java
11 18 (29.51%) Opsview
11 18 (29.51%) Grafana
12 17 (27.87%) PHP
13 16 (26.23%) Informix
13 16 (26.23%) Nagios
14 15 (24.59%) Cacti
14 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (24.59%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (22.95%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (22.95%) Graphite
16 13 (21.31%) FortiGate
17 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (19.67%) LAMP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 23 (37.70%) CloudStack
2 7 (11.48%) OpenStack
3 6 (9.84%) Apache
4 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.92%) Confluence
5 3 (4.92%) JBoss
5 3 (4.92%) nginx
5 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.59%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) Internet
2 6 (9.84%) HTTP
3 5 (8.20%) Firewall
4 3 (4.92%) LDAP
4 3 (4.92%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.92%) VLAN
4 3 (4.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.28%) NAS
5 2 (3.28%) SAN
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) MySQL
2 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
3 16 (26.23%) Informix
4 14 (22.95%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.56%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) Hudson
5 2 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.28%) Subversion
General
1 5 (8.20%) Back Office
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Games
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Software Developer
5 8 (13.11%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
6 7 (11.48%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Python Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Administrator
8 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Junior
8 5 (8.20%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (8.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) LAMP
2 7 (11.48%) .NET
3 6 (9.84%) RESTful
4 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.56%) CSS
4 4 (6.56%) Django
4 4 (6.56%) HTML
5 3 (4.92%) Flask
5 3 (4.92%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (4.92%) Play Framework
5 3 (4.92%) Pyramid
6 2 (3.28%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (3.28%) jQuery
6 2 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.64%) Ajax
7 1 (1.64%) CSS3
7 1 (1.64%) HTML5
7 1 (1.64%) J2EE
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
1 5 (8.20%) IBM XIV
2 4 (6.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.92%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Linux
2 27 (44.26%) Windows
3 23 (37.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.48%) Debian
5 4 (6.56%) Android
5 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.56%) Unix
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (19.67%) DevOps
2 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
3 8 (13.11%) Line Management
4 7 (11.48%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.84%) TDD
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.20%) Mobile Development
6 5 (8.20%) MVC
7 4 (6.56%) Android Development
7 4 (6.56%) Coaching
7 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (6.56%) iOS Development
7 4 (6.56%) Scrum
7 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.56%) Time Management
7 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) Bash Shell
2 39 (63.93%) Perl
3 31 (50.82%) Ruby
4 18 (29.51%) Java
5 17 (27.87%) PHP
6 9 (14.75%) C#
6 9 (14.75%) SQL
7 8 (13.11%) C++
7 8 (13.11%) Go
7 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.92%) C
9 3 (4.92%) Fortran
9 3 (4.92%) Pascal
9 3 (4.92%) Scala
9 3 (4.92%) Uniface
10 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (4.92%) CCDE
3 3 (4.92%) CCIE
3 3 (4.92%) CCNP
3 3 (4.92%) CCSP
3 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) vSphere
3 5 (8.20%) Docker
4 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
5 2 (3.28%) BIND 9
5 2 (3.28%) Firmware
5 2 (3.28%) KVM
5 2 (3.28%) qmail
5 2 (3.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (63.93%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (37.70%) Salt
3 18 (29.51%) Grafana
3 18 (29.51%) Opsview
4 16 (26.23%) Nagios
5 15 (24.59%) Cacti
6 14 (22.95%) Graphite
7 13 (21.31%) FortiGate
8 10 (16.39%) Puppet
9 2 (3.28%) Ansible
9 2 (3.28%) Pingdom
10 1 (1.64%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Red Hat
2 22 (36.07%) VMware
3 20 (32.79%) F5
4 19 (31.15%) Oracle
5 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.48%) Cisco
7 5 (8.20%) IBM
7 5 (8.20%) NetApp
8 3 (4.92%) Northgate
8 3 (4.92%) Symantec
9 2 (3.28%) HP
9 2 (3.28%) New Relic
9 2 (3.28%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.64%) Twitter
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago