The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 78 71 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -27
Permanent jobs citing Python 8 14 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.84% 1.75% 5.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.76% 3.16% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 50
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
455 443 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.69% 55.51% 63.89%
Number of salaries quoted 422 422 591
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
Hampshire

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Python
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Python Salary Trend in Southampton

Python
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Southampton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 23 (60.53%) Java
3 20 (52.63%) UNIX
4 17 (44.74%) Perl
5 14 (36.84%) C++
5 14 (36.84%) OO
6 13 (34.21%) CSS
6 13 (34.21%) HTML
6 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 13 (34.21%) XML
6 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 11 (28.95%) C
9 10 (26.32%) MySQL
9 10 (26.32%) jQuery
10 9 (23.68%) C#
10 9 (23.68%) PHP
10 9 (23.68%) Windows
11 7 (18.42%) ISO 9001
11 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
11 7 (18.42%) SQL
11 7 (18.42%) .NET
11 7 (18.42%) Oracle
11 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
11 7 (18.42%) Open Source
12 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
12 6 (15.79%) Android
12 6 (15.79%) Subversion
12 6 (15.79%) IIS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (15.79%) IIS
1 6 (15.79%) Apache
1 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (5.26%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (7.89%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Software Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (13.16%) Programmer
4 4 (10.53%) Android Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate
5 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) CSS
1 13 (34.21%) HTML
1 13 (34.21%) XML
2 10 (26.32%) jQuery
3 7 (18.42%) .NET
4 6 (15.79%) XSLT
4 6 (15.79%) JSP
4 6 (15.79%) XHTML
5 4 (10.53%) Django
5 4 (10.53%) Ext JS
6 2 (5.26%) LAMP
7 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Open Source
2 6 (15.79%) W3C
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) Kindle
4 1 (2.63%) GIS
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) UNIX
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 6 (15.79%) Android
5 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) OO
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) OOP
5 4 (10.53%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Product Management
5 4 (10.53%) Android Development
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Code Coverage
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) High Availability
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.63%) Validation
8 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) Java
2 17 (44.74%) Perl
3 14 (36.84%) C++
4 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
5 11 (28.95%) C
6 9 (23.68%) C#
6 9 (23.68%) PHP
7 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
7 7 (18.42%) SQL
8 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
9 4 (10.53%) Objective-C
10 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Google
4 2 (5.26%) Northgate
4 2 (5.26%) NorthgateArinso
4 2 (5.26%) Remedy
4 2 (5.26%) BMC
4 2 (5.26%) Apple
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
Southampton, Hampshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago