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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 68 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.16% 0.16% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.27% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £20,500 £22,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% -62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
428 372 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 67.72% 59.90% 64.93%
Number of salaries quoted 378 317 284
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014. 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
Stafford - 1 £20,500 -
Python
West Midlands

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Mercurial
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) AccuRev