The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 12 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Python 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 7.95% 3.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.00% 4.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £29,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Python
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 56.82% 64.06% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 40
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -5.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £19,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Python
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Python Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Python
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
1 10 (90.91%) jQuery
1 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
1 10 (90.91%) SaaS
1 10 (90.91%) Node.js
1 10 (90.91%) CoffeeScript
1 10 (90.91%) Backbone.js
1 10 (90.91%) LESS
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Perl

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 10 (90.91%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Web Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) CSS
1 10 (90.91%) jQuery
1 10 (90.91%) Backbone.js
1 10 (90.91%) LESS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) PHP
1 10 (90.91%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Rackspace