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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 74 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Python 15 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.77% 2.20% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.68% 5.80% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 25
Median salary £48,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% +6.06%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Python
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
408 379 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.06% 37.94% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 376 346 405
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Python Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Python
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -20 8 £48,500 +7.77% 1
Bedford +11 6 £39,250 +4.66%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 18 (64.29%) Degree
3 16 (57.14%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) C++
4 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) Scrum
6 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 11 (39.29%) C#
7 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
7 11 (39.29%) DevOps
8 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
8 9 (32.14%) PhD
8 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
9 8 (28.57%) Yocto
9 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 8 (28.57%) Firmware
9 8 (28.57%) Electronics
9 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
9 8 (28.57%) Physics
9 8 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (25.00%) SaaS
10 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) MySQL
10 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
11 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
11 6 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (21.43%) Computer Vision

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.57%) nginx
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (28.57%) Electronics
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Software Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) .NET Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Head of Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Head of Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Yocto
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
2 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.86%) Node.js
4 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 8 (28.57%) Physics
3 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Scrum
4 11 (39.29%) DevOps
5 6 (21.43%) Computer Vision
6 5 (17.86%) Kanban
6 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
6 5 (17.86%) Software Delivery
6 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) BDD
7 4 (14.29%) Coaching
7 4 (14.29%) Line Management
7 4 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.57%) Change Management
10 1 (3.57%) ITIL
10 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) C++
2 11 (39.29%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
4 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Firmware
2 4 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Ansible
1 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
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