The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 61 44 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Python 12 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.06% 3.12% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.97% 5.53% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 199 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 51.89% 56.37% 57.65%
Number of salaries quoted 243 172 135
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Python
Hertfordshire

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Python
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Python Salary Trend in Watford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (95.45%) C
2 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 21 (95.45%) Oracle
2 21 (95.45%) XML
2 21 (95.45%) UNIX
2 21 (95.45%) Shell Script
2 21 (95.45%) Finance
3 20 (90.91%) RDBMS
3 20 (90.91%) Perl
3 20 (90.91%) AIX
3 20 (90.91%) HPUX
3 20 (90.91%) Informix
3 20 (90.91%) Degree
3 20 (90.91%) Computer Science
3 20 (90.91%) Relational Database
4 15 (68.18%) Banking
5 6 (27.27%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Xen
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (4.55%) SLA
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) LAMP
7 1 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (4.55%) Apache
7 1 (4.55%) Tuxedo

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) RDBMS
1 20 (90.91%) Informix
1 20 (90.91%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Programmer
2 20 (90.91%) C Programmer
3 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
1 21 (95.45%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (95.45%) UNIX
3 20 (90.91%) AIX
3 20 (90.91%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C
1 21 (95.45%) Shell Script
2 20 (90.91%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Xen
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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