The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 72 60 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -36
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 3 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.15% 0.57% 6.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 1.17% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 15
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
291 256 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 44.09% 49.04% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 240 198 231
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
Wiltshire

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Python
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Python Salary Trend in Swindon

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) LTE
1 12 (100.00%) 4G
2 10 (83.33%) JIRA
2 10 (83.33%) Subversion
2 10 (83.33%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) CA
3 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) 3G
3 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (50.00%) Internet of Things
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) Broadcom
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
4 4 (33.33%) POSIX
4 4 (33.33%) WCDMA
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) HTTP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LTE
1 12 (100.00%) 4G
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (50.00%) 3G
2 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) WCDMA
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) IPv6
4 2 (16.67%) Broadband
4 2 (16.67%) WiMAX
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) JIRA
1 10 (83.33%) Subversion
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Valgrind
3 2 (16.67%) CppUnit
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Development Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior RF Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (33.33%) Broadcom