The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 67 65 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -30
Permanent jobs citing Python 2 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.31% 0.65% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 1.39% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Python
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
253 288 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 38.69% 46.45% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 205 244 169
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £46,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 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 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) 4G
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Broadband
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Sass

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) 4G
1 2 (50.00%) WiMAX
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) Broadband
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits: Pension
Posted: 19 days ago