Period
to 16 October 2017

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 6 months to 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 31 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17 +23
Permanent jobs citing Python 31 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 8.16% 3.28% 17.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.27% 6.38% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 4
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +23.64% -26.67%
10th Percentile £25,900 £22,500 £21,800
90th Percentile £53,000 £38,600 £36,000
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% +23.64% -26.67%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 275 141 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 72.37% 51.46% 70.06%
Number of salaries quoted 165 114 78
Belfast median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,450 £27,725 £22,850
90th Percentile £56,000 £55,000 £58,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.33% -6.25% +14.29%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

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 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 23 (74.19%) Finance
3 17 (54.84%) Puppet
4 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
5 14 (45.16%) Docker
5 14 (45.16%) Scrum
6 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (41.94%) PaaS
6 13 (41.94%) Linux
6 13 (41.94%) Fintech
7 12 (38.71%) Open Source Development
7 12 (38.71%) SDLC
7 12 (38.71%) GitLab
7 12 (38.71%) Kubernetes
7 12 (38.71%) iPaaS
7 12 (38.71%) UML
7 12 (38.71%) SOA
7 12 (38.71%) PHP
7 12 (38.71%) .NET
7 12 (38.71%) Oracle
7 12 (38.71%) Unix
7 12 (38.71%) CRM
7 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
7 12 (38.71%) Legal
7 12 (38.71%) Migration
7 12 (38.71%) Data Security
7 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (38.71%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure

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 12 (38.71%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
1 12 (38.71%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.45%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (41.94%) PaaS
2 12 (38.71%) iPaaS
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (38.71%) SaaS
3 2 (6.45%) GitHub
3 2 (6.45%) Slack
3 2 (6.45%) Trello
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) IP Telephony
1 6 (19.35%) LAN
1 6 (19.35%) WAN
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) FTP
2 5 (16.13%) HTTP
2 5 (16.13%) Kerberos
2 5 (16.13%) LDAP
2 5 (16.13%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) SMTP
2 5 (16.13%) SNMP
2 5 (16.13%) SSH
2 5 (16.13%) SSL
2 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.13%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.23%) Flink
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Bitbucket
1 12 (38.71%) GitLab
1 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
2 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
General
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
1 12 (38.71%) Technical Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Junior
2 6 (19.35%) Junior Network Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C++ Applications Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Data Scientist
5 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) .NET
1 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
1 12 (38.71%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) Ajax
2 2 (6.45%) Flask
2 2 (6.45%) Jinja
2 2 (6.45%) React
2 2 (6.45%) WebSockets
3 1 (3.23%) FpML
3 1 (3.23%) Kafka
3 1 (3.23%) Murex MxML
3 1 (3.23%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Fintech
2 12 (38.71%) User Experience
3 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Unix
3 5 (16.13%) Debian
3 5 (16.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) Scrum
3 12 (38.71%) ArchiMate
3 12 (38.71%) CRM
3 12 (38.71%) Data Migration
3 12 (38.71%) Data Security
3 12 (38.71%) DevOps
3 12 (38.71%) Kanban
3 12 (38.71%) Microservices
3 12 (38.71%) Migration
3 12 (38.71%) Open Source
3 12 (38.71%) Open Source Development
3 12 (38.71%) SDLC
3 12 (38.71%) SOA
3 12 (38.71%) Software Architecture
3 12 (38.71%) UML
4 11 (35.48%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (32.26%) Change Management
6 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
2 12 (38.71%) PHP
2 12 (38.71%) Ruby
3 7 (22.58%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) C
4 2 (6.45%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
4 2 (6.45%) R
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CCNA
2 6 (19.35%) CCNP
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Docker
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) NFS
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Puppet
2 12 (38.71%) Kubernetes
2 12 (38.71%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (16.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Oracle
3 11 (35.48%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 6 (19.35%) SonicWALL
5 6 (19.35%) Symantec
5 6 (19.35%) VMware
6 5 (16.13%) 3PAR
6 5 (16.13%) EMC
6 5 (16.13%) IBM
6 5 (16.13%) NetApp
6 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) Greenplum
7 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Murex