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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 65 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing Python 22 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.19% 3.23% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.28% 7.69% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 13
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
514 312 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 51.09% 42.05% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 423 296 366
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -24 16 £40,000 +15.10% 2
Doncaster - 4 £43,750 -
Barnsley - 2 £20,000 -
Python
Yorkshire

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) C++
2 24 (58.54%) Software Engineering
3 20 (48.78%) Software Architecture
4 18 (43.90%) C
5 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 17 (41.46%) Degree
5 17 (41.46%) System Testing
6 16 (39.02%) Embedded C++
7 14 (34.15%) Linux
8 13 (31.71%) MySQL
9 11 (26.83%) HTML
9 11 (26.83%) Java
9 11 (26.83%) Embedded C
10 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
10 10 (24.39%) SQL
11 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
12 8 (19.51%) Perl
12 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
13 7 (17.07%) TeamCity
13 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
13 7 (17.07%) OpenLDAP
13 7 (17.07%) qmail
13 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (17.07%) Hudson
13 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
13 7 (17.07%) VLAN
13 7 (17.07%) Xen
13 7 (17.07%) Subversion
13 7 (17.07%) Active Directory

Python
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (17.07%) WebLogic
1 7 (17.07%) Apache
1 7 (17.07%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTP
1 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
1 7 (17.07%) VPN
1 7 (17.07%) LDAP
1 7 (17.07%) VLAN
1 7 (17.07%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) MySQL
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Subversion
1 7 (17.07%) TeamCity
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
1 7 (17.07%) Hudson
2 2 (4.88%) Redmine
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Software Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Administrator
3 8 (19.51%) Python Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Python Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Python Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) HTML
2 7 (17.07%) .NET
3 6 (14.63%) CSS
4 5 (12.20%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) RESTful
5 3 (7.32%) Middleware
5 3 (7.32%) JSON
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Software Engineering
2 20 (48.78%) Software Architecture
3 17 (41.46%) System Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) OOD
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Test Management
7 1 (2.44%) Web Design
7 1 (2.44%) Data Security
7 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) C++
2 18 (43.90%) C
3 16 (39.02%) Embedded C++
4 11 (26.83%) Java
4 11 (26.83%) Embedded C
5 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (24.39%) SQL
6 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
6 8 (19.51%) Perl
7 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
1 7 (17.07%) Xen
1 7 (17.07%) qmail
2 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Nagios
1 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.20%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) JBoss
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) New Relic
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
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