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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 92 94 105
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.53% 0.27% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 0.64% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 11
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
394 466 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.96% 41.28% 48.56%
Number of salaries quoted 342 378 570
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Dunstable - 3 £55,000 -
Luton - 2 £52,500 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Operations Management
3 8 (50.00%) Puppet
3 8 (50.00%) Redis
3 8 (50.00%) Docker
3 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 7 (43.75%) Perl
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) C++
6 4 (25.00%) Solaris
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) Sun
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (25.00%) SSH
6 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (25.00%) LDAP
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (25.00%) High Availability
6 4 (25.00%) vSphere
6 4 (25.00%) Bourne shell
6 4 (25.00%) C-shell

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) LDAP
2 4 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) ProC
1 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Solaris Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Unix Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior VMWare Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Scripter
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Scripting Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Operations Management
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) High Availability
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.25%) Product Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) Bourne shell
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) C-shell
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) AWK
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL
4 1 (6.25%) Korn
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) sed
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (25.00%) Sun
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) BMC
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy