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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank - 24 32
Permanent jobs citing Python 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 4.46% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.64% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Average salary - £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
179 81 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 86.47% 51.59% 63.69%
Number of salaries quoted 163 80 58
Average salary £49,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.05% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining

Python
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
3 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PhD