The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 69 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.34% 1.43% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 2.84% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £18,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -58.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
430 282 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.88% 50.27% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 338 250 276
Average salary £36,000 £34,275 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.03% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
West Midlands

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) Software Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ColdFusion
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (33.33%) WordPress
1 1 (33.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Release Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Release Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) Software Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
Stafford, Staffordshire
TechRec
Salary: £30,000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago