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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 22 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 13.64% 1.87% 3.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 3.33% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
102 60 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 77.27% 56.07% 78.29%
Number of salaries quoted 102 47 84
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) C
1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) C++
1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) UNIX
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 22 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 22 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 20 (90.91%) Degree
3 19 (86.36%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) QA
4 3 (13.64%) Velocity
4 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.64%) Physics

Python
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
1 21 (95.45%) Java Developer
2 19 (86.36%) Java Software Engineer
2 19 (86.36%) Software Engineer
3 18 (81.82%) Software Developer
3 18 (81.82%) Java Software Developer
4 10 (45.45%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (45.45%) Senior Developer
5 8 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (36.36%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (36.36%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 8 (36.36%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) UNIX
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 22 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 19 (86.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C
1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) C++
1 22 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA