The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 68 70 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.78% 0.85% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 1.17% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
Python
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
395 512 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.34% 72.52% 59.97%
Number of salaries quoted 346 398 340
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Staffordshire region.

Python Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Python
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 5 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Python
West Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Remedy
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) AccuRev
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 3 (42.86%) WordPress
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
3 3 (42.86%) Google Apps
3 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Hudson
3 3 (42.86%) Node.js
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) Google
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Drupal
3 3 (42.86%) PHP5
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (42.86%) CMS
1 3 (42.86%) Drupal
1 3 (42.86%) WordPress
1 3 (42.86%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
2 3 (42.86%) Hudson
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) AccuRev
2 3 (42.86%) Ant
2 3 (42.86%) CruiseControl
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (42.86%) Back Office
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Release Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Release Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) Ajax
1 3 (42.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) PHP5
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago