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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 29 59 35
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs citing Python 49 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.01% 2.19% 4.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.76% 4.24% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 24
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,920 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
384 377 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 54.94% 51.50% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 360 315 203
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 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 53 (76.81%) Linux
2 44 (63.77%) Windows
3 43 (62.32%) Perl
4 42 (60.87%) Java
4 42 (60.87%) Bash Shell
5 34 (49.28%) Debian
6 33 (47.83%) .NET
7 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
8 25 (36.23%) UNIX
8 25 (36.23%) Red Hat
9 22 (31.88%) MySQL
9 22 (31.88%) PowerShell
10 21 (30.43%) Finance
10 21 (30.43%) PHP
11 18 (26.09%) C++
11 18 (26.09%) CSS
11 18 (26.09%) HTML
11 18 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
12 17 (24.64%) Oracle
13 16 (23.19%) SQL
13 16 (23.19%) SUSE
13 16 (23.19%) DevOps
13 16 (23.19%) Ubuntu
14 15 (21.74%) Apache
15 14 (20.29%) HTTP
15 14 (20.29%) Firewall
15 14 (20.29%) TeamCity
16 13 (18.84%) Nagios
16 13 (18.84%) Tomcat

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 15 (21.74%) Apache
2 13 (18.84%) Tomcat
2 13 (18.84%) JBoss
3 11 (15.94%) nginx
4 10 (14.49%) WebLogic
5 5 (7.25%) OpenStack
5 5 (7.25%) CloudStack
6 4 (5.80%) Node.js
7 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (4.35%) Commerce Server
7 3 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (4.35%) PegaRULES
7 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
7 3 (4.35%) Joomla!
7 3 (4.35%) Drupal
7 3 (4.35%) WordPress
8 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) HTTP
1 14 (20.29%) Firewall
2 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.49%) VPN
3 10 (14.49%) VLAN
4 9 (13.04%) OpenLDAP
4 9 (13.04%) LDAP
5 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (4.35%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.45%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.45%) Network Security
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.45%) IPsec
6 1 (1.45%) DHCP
6 1 (1.45%) SNMP
6 1 (1.45%) DNS
6 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 22 (31.88%) MySQL
3 6 (8.70%) Informix
4 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.35%) OLTP
5 3 (4.35%) OLAP
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.45%) HBase
6 1 (1.45%) Big Data
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) TeamCity
2 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.49%) PowerBuilder
3 10 (14.49%) Subversion
4 9 (13.04%) Hudson
5 5 (7.25%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (4.35%) JIRA
8 1 (1.45%) Selenium
8 1 (1.45%) Maven
8 1 (1.45%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.45%) JMeter
8 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Games
3 7 (10.14%) Banking
4 6 (8.70%) Retail
5 4 (5.80%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Law
6 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Administrator
2 21 (30.43%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (15.94%) Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Analyst Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (11.59%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 7 (10.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Business Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Product Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.35%) Platform Architect
10 3 (4.35%) Lead Architect
10 3 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.83%) .NET
2 18 (26.09%) CSS
2 18 (26.09%) HTML
3 7 (10.14%) jQuery
4 5 (7.25%) Django
5 4 (5.80%) HTML5
5 4 (5.80%) XML
6 3 (4.35%) XSLT
6 3 (4.35%) Web Services
6 3 (4.35%) REST
6 3 (4.35%) Middleware
6 3 (4.35%) JSON
6 3 (4.35%) Express
7 1 (1.45%) Apache Axis
7 1 (1.45%) WCF
7 1 (1.45%) LAMP
7 1 (1.45%) CSS3
7 1 (1.45%) WSDL
7 1 (1.45%) SOAP
7 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Clustering
1 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.35%) DataPower
2 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 53 (76.81%) Linux
2 44 (63.77%) Windows
3 34 (49.28%) Debian
4 25 (36.23%) UNIX
5 16 (23.19%) Ubuntu
5 16 (23.19%) SUSE
6 13 (18.84%) Solaris
7 11 (15.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (14.49%) Windows 7
8 10 (14.49%) Windows 8
8 10 (14.49%) Windows XP
8 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (7.25%) Android
9 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
10 3 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (4.35%) CentOS
10 3 (4.35%) AIX
11 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) DevOps
3 10 (14.49%) Business Analysis
3 10 (14.49%) Configuration Management
4 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.25%) Scrum
6 5 (7.25%) TDD
6 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.25%) Android Development
6 5 (7.25%) iOS Development
6 5 (7.25%) Mobile Development
7 4 (5.80%) Web Application Development
7 4 (5.80%) UML
7 4 (5.80%) RUP
8 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.35%) Content Management
8 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.35%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) Perl
2 42 (60.87%) Java
2 42 (60.87%) Bash Shell
3 22 (31.88%) PowerShell
4 21 (30.43%) PHP
5 18 (26.09%) C++
6 16 (23.19%) SQL
7 13 (18.84%) C
7 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
8 12 (17.39%) Uniface
9 10 (14.49%) VBScript
9 10 (14.49%) VB
9 10 (14.49%) PL/SQL
9 10 (14.49%) C#
10 6 (8.70%) T-SQL
11 5 (7.25%) Ruby
12 4 (5.80%) Tcl
12 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
12 4 (5.80%) AWK
12 4 (5.80%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.45%) RHCE
2 1 (1.45%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) qmail
2 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.80%) Xen
3 4 (5.80%) KVM
3 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.35%) VMware Server
4 3 (4.35%) XenServer
4 3 (4.35%) vSphere
4 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.35%) pfSense
5 1 (1.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (18.84%) Nagios
3 12 (17.39%) Pingdom
4 2 (2.90%) Puppet
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) Red Hat
2 17 (24.64%) Oracle
3 12 (17.39%) Northgate
3 12 (17.39%) New Relic
4 10 (14.49%) Cisco
5 4 (5.80%) VMware
6 3 (4.35%) Endeca
6 3 (4.35%) F5
6 3 (4.35%) IBM
6 3 (4.35%) Intel
6 3 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (1.45%) ESRI
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) Hortonworks
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Sky Bet
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Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + generous holiday allowance
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago