The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 25 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.57% 0.46% 6.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 0.84% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 119 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 63.50% 54.84% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 74 100 68
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
Hertfordshire

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 25 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 9 (90.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (90.00%) Physics
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Velocity
2 9 (90.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) OpenBSD
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Django
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Degree

Python
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Velocity
2 1 (10.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (90.00%) Physics
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) OpenBSD
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (90.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) NetApp