The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 16 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.72% 3.41% 9.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 7.69% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 11
Average salary £57,500 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.68% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Python
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 39 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 33.02% 44.32% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 57
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Python
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Python Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) RHCE
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) PhD
5 1 (16.67%) Fortran

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GCC
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Chemistry
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) uClinux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Fortran
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Intel