The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 68 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.11% 1.23% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 2.67% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 2
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,100 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
548 449 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 55.02% 46.15% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 468 392 285
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Python
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the South Yorkshire region.

Python Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Python
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Python
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -7 11 £30,000 -7.69%
Barnsley +6 7 - -
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
2 13 (39.39%) Perl
2 13 (39.39%) Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
4 10 (30.30%) PHP
5 9 (27.27%) MySQL
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
7 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
7 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
7 7 (21.21%) Java
7 7 (21.21%) Windows
7 7 (21.21%) Internet
7 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
8 6 (18.18%) Middleware
8 6 (18.18%) C++
8 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
8 6 (18.18%) Puppet
8 6 (18.18%) Subversion
8 6 (18.18%) Maven
9 5 (15.15%) Django
9 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
9 5 (15.15%) HTML
9 5 (15.15%) CSS
9 5 (15.15%) UNIX
9 5 (15.15%) AWK
9 5 (15.15%) Workflow

Python
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (12.12%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) MySQL
2 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
3 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
3 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) HBase
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
1 6 (18.18%) Maven
1 6 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Programmer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.03%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Middleware
2 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) Django
2 5 (15.15%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) jQuery
4 3 (9.09%) RESTful
4 3 (9.09%) .NET
4 3 (9.09%) JSON
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Open Source
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Social Media
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.15%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) CentOS
4 2 (6.06%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) SUSE
5 1 (3.03%) Debian
5 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Workflow
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.12%) Software Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) UML
7 1 (3.03%) OO
7 1 (3.03%) RUP
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) SIEM
7 1 (3.03%) MapReduce
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Bash Shell
2 13 (39.39%) Perl
3 10 (30.30%) PHP
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
5 7 (21.21%) Java
6 6 (18.18%) C++
7 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.15%) AWK
8 4 (12.12%) C
9 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
9 3 (9.09%) Ruby
9 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++
10 2 (6.06%) C#
11 1 (3.03%) COBOL
11 1 (3.03%) Tcl
11 1 (3.03%) Uniface
11 1 (3.03%) VBScript
11 1 (3.03%) VB
11 1 (3.03%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Northgate
4 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks