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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 44 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 4 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.84% 8.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.67% 10.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 0
Average salary £25,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
109 112 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 77.30% 77.24% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 102 106 39
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +64.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Games
1 3 (60.00%) Web Design
1 3 (60.00%) Django
1 3 (60.00%) Drupal
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) German Language
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) SPSS
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) GIS
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) REST

Python
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
1 3 (60.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Drupal Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Python Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Django
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Flask
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau