The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 16 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 4.84% 2.50% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 5.56% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £57,500 £26,000 £110,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+121.15% -76.36%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Python
Somerset

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

Programming Languages Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 37.10% 45.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 42
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

The demand trend of job ads across the Street region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Python
Salary Trend in Street

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

Python Salary Trend in Street

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Street region with a requirement for Python.

1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 3 (75.00%) GitHub
2 3 (75.00%) Go
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (75.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Site Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Go
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef