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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 66 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.24% 1.07% 2.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 1.75% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
527 400 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.69% 61.26% 59.89%
Number of salaries quoted 427 352 267
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
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 29 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +5 6 £27,500 -
Python
West Midlands

Python
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (66.67%) Change Control
2 8 (66.67%) Remedy
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Software Packaging
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (50.00%) Mercurial
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 6 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) AccuRev
5 2 (16.67%) Back Office
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Ant

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Release Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Packager
3 3 (25.00%) Software Packager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Release Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 6 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (66.67%) Change Control
2 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) AccuRev