The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 30 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.45% 1.17% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.45% 2.61% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 2
Median salary £39,250 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £35,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Python
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 115 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.80% 44.92% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 71 106 165
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Python
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Python Salary Trend in Bedford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Python.

1 13 (92.86%) C++
1 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Electronics
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 8 (57.14%) Physics
3 8 (57.14%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) PhD
3 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) Firmware
3 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 8 (57.14%) Yocto
4 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Vision
5 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) SaaS
6 1 (7.14%) nginx
6 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (57.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Yocto
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 8 (57.14%) Physics
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) PhD
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat