The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 28 12
Rank change year-on-year +7 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Python 12 2 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 7.89% 1.47% 22.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.92% 3.64% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 5
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% +20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £33,250 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,250 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 121 55 80
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 79.61% 40.44% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 89 50 41
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Belfast

Python
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Python in Belfast

Python
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Belfast over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Python.

1 10 (71.43%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Murex MxML
5 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
5 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) Workflow Development
5 3 (21.43%) Fintech
5 3 (21.43%) Data Mart
5 3 (21.43%) Derivative
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Symantec
5 3 (21.43%) FpML
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Murex

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Mart
1 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Junior
2 3 (21.43%) Junior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead iOS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Site Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) FpML
1 3 (21.43%) Murex MxML
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
1 3 (21.43%) Struts
2 1 (7.14%) Django
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) Derivative
1 3 (21.43%) Fintech
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (21.43%) Workflow
1 3 (21.43%) Workflow Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Multithreaded Programming
2 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Physics
2 2 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 2 (14.29%) R
5 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) KVM
1 2 (14.29%) oVirt
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Murex
2 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
2 3 (21.43%) Symantec
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper