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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 37 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 17 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.66% 1.37% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.33% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
150 36 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 85.23% 49.32% 73.77%
Number of salaries quoted 144 33 123
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 November 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 31 (96.88%) OO
2 29 (90.63%) UNIX
2 29 (90.63%) Linux
2 29 (90.63%) Java
3 28 (87.50%) C
3 28 (87.50%) C#
3 28 (87.50%) C++
3 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 28 (87.50%) Computer Science
3 28 (87.50%) Multithreading
3 28 (87.50%) Degree
3 28 (87.50%) Algorithms
4 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) MySQL
5 3 (9.38%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Data Security
6 1 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (3.13%) VPN
6 1 (3.13%) DNS
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.13%) Google App Engine
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Billing
6 1 (3.13%) Google

Python
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.13%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (3.13%) Games
1 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 28 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 28 (87.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 27 (84.38%) Java Developer
3 27 (84.38%) Software Developer
3 27 (84.38%) Java Software Developer
4 16 (50.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 16 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (50.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 16 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 16 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (87.50%) Computer Science
1 28 (87.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) UNIX
1 29 (90.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) OO
2 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 28 (87.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (9.38%) OO PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) Java
2 28 (87.50%) C
2 28 (87.50%) C#
2 28 (87.50%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Google
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago