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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 32 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Permanent jobs citing Python 53 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.26% 2.23% 3.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.52% 4.36% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 53 21 24
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
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
460 505 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 54.31% 51.22% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 426 417 296
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +31 49 £34,000 -15.00% 5
Doncaster +2 2 £40,000 -8.57%
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 58 (75.32%) Linux
2 48 (62.34%) Windows
3 46 (59.74%) Java
3 46 (59.74%) Perl
4 45 (58.44%) Bash Shell
5 35 (45.45%) .NET
5 35 (45.45%) Debian
6 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (33.77%) Red Hat
7 26 (33.77%) UNIX
8 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
9 24 (31.17%) PowerShell
10 23 (29.87%) MySQL
11 22 (28.57%) Finance
12 21 (27.27%) PHP
13 20 (25.97%) C++
13 20 (25.97%) HTML
13 20 (25.97%) Opscode Chef
14 18 (23.38%) DevOps
14 18 (23.38%) CSS
14 18 (23.38%) SQL
15 17 (22.08%) Oracle
16 16 (20.78%) SUSE
16 16 (20.78%) TeamCity
16 16 (20.78%) Ubuntu
17 15 (19.48%) Nagios
17 15 (19.48%) C
17 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
17 15 (19.48%) Apache
18 14 (18.18%) HTTP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 15 (19.48%) Apache
2 13 (16.88%) JBoss
2 13 (16.88%) Tomcat
3 11 (14.29%) nginx
4 10 (12.99%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.49%) CloudStack
5 5 (6.49%) OpenStack
6 4 (5.19%) Node.js
7 3 (3.90%) Joomla!
7 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.90%) PegaRULES
7 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (3.90%) Drupal
7 3 (3.90%) WordPress
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.90%) Commerce Server
7 3 (3.90%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) HTTP
1 14 (18.18%) Firewall
2 12 (15.58%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.99%) VPN
3 10 (12.99%) VLAN
4 9 (11.69%) OpenLDAP
4 9 (11.69%) LDAP
5 3 (3.90%) BIG-IP
5 3 (3.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (3.90%) Internet
6 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.30%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.30%) Network Security
7 1 (1.30%) SNMP
7 1 (1.30%) SAN
7 1 (1.30%) DHCP
7 1 (1.30%) DNS
7 1 (1.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.87%) MySQL
3 6 (7.79%) Informix
4 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (3.90%) OLTP
5 3 (3.90%) OLAP
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.30%) HBase
6 1 (1.30%) Big Data
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) TeamCity
2 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.99%) PowerBuilder
3 10 (12.99%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.99%) Subversion
4 9 (11.69%) Hudson
5 7 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (3.90%) JIRA
8 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.30%) Selenium
8 1 (1.30%) Maven
8 1 (1.30%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.30%) JMeter
General
1 22 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Games
3 7 (9.09%) Banking
4 6 (7.79%) Retail
5 4 (5.19%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Electronics
7 1 (1.30%) Local Government
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.30%) Law
7 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) Administrator
3 21 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (14.29%) Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (11.69%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Analyst Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.39%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.79%) Business Developer
8 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Programmer
9 4 (5.19%) Product Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Lead Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (45.45%) .NET
2 20 (25.97%) HTML
3 18 (23.38%) CSS
4 7 (9.09%) jQuery
5 5 (6.49%) Django
6 4 (5.19%) XML
6 4 (5.19%) HTML5
7 3 (3.90%) JSON
7 3 (3.90%) Express
7 3 (3.90%) REST
7 3 (3.90%) XSLT
7 3 (3.90%) Web Services
7 3 (3.90%) Middleware
8 1 (1.30%) CSS3
8 1 (1.30%) WCF
8 1 (1.30%) Apache Axis
8 1 (1.30%) WSDL
8 1 (1.30%) SOAP
8 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.90%) DataPower
1 3 (3.90%) Clustering
2 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.30%) DTV
2 1 (1.30%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 58 (75.32%) Linux
2 48 (62.34%) Windows
3 35 (45.45%) Debian
4 26 (33.77%) UNIX
5 16 (20.78%) SUSE
5 16 (20.78%) Ubuntu
6 13 (16.88%) Solaris
7 12 (15.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (12.99%) Windows XP
8 10 (12.99%) Windows 8
8 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (12.99%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.49%) Android
9 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.90%) CentOS
10 3 (3.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (3.90%) AIX
11 2 (2.60%) Windows CE
12 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.38%) DevOps
3 11 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 10 (12.99%) Business Analysis
5 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
7 5 (6.49%) Mobile Development
7 5 (6.49%) Android Development
7 5 (6.49%) iOS Development
7 5 (6.49%) TDD
7 5 (6.49%) Scrum
8 4 (5.19%) UML
8 4 (5.19%) RUP
8 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.19%) Web Application Development
9 3 (3.90%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.90%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) Java
1 46 (59.74%) Perl
2 45 (58.44%) Bash Shell
3 24 (31.17%) PowerShell
4 21 (27.27%) PHP
5 20 (25.97%) C++
6 18 (23.38%) SQL
7 15 (19.48%) C
7 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
8 12 (15.58%) Uniface
9 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
9 10 (12.99%) C#
9 10 (12.99%) VBScript
9 10 (12.99%) VB
10 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
11 5 (6.49%) Ruby
12 4 (5.19%) AWK
12 4 (5.19%) Tcl
12 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
12 4 (5.19%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) LPIC
2 1 (1.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) qmail
2 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.19%) KVM
3 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.19%) Xen
4 3 (3.90%) XenServer
4 3 (3.90%) VMware Server
4 3 (3.90%) pfSense
4 3 (3.90%) vSphere
4 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (25.97%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (19.48%) Nagios
3 14 (18.18%) Pingdom
4 2 (2.60%) Puppet
5 1 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Red Hat
2 17 (22.08%) Oracle
3 14 (18.18%) New Relic
4 12 (15.58%) Northgate
5 10 (12.99%) Cisco
6 4 (5.19%) VMware
7 3 (3.90%) Endeca
7 3 (3.90%) F5
7 3 (3.90%) IBM
7 3 (3.90%) Intel
7 3 (3.90%) Citrix
8 1 (1.30%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.30%) HP
8 1 (1.30%) Dell
8 1 (1.30%) SAP
8 1 (1.30%) ESRI
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£80,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 + generous holiday allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago