The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 50 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.62% 7.03% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.29% 10.71% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Python
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
131 84 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 70.81% 65.63% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 127 71 83
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Python
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Python Salary Trend in St Albans

Python
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in St Albans

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 15 (93.75%) OO
2 14 (87.50%) Java
3 13 (81.25%) UNIX
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
4 12 (75.00%) C
4 12 (75.00%) C#
4 12 (75.00%) C++
4 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (75.00%) Degree
4 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (75.00%) Multithreading
4 12 (75.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) Games
6 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 2 (12.50%) MySQL
6 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
7 1 (6.25%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
7 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
7 1 (6.25%) Statistics
7 1 (6.25%) Scala
7 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
7 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning

Python
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Text Mining
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Java Software Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Java Software Engineer
2 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Software Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Software Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Software Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Robotics
2 1 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) UNIX
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) OO
2 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Pattern Recognition
4 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
4 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Data Security
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) C
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google