The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 82 58 101
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +43
Permanent jobs citing Python 56 81 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.81% 4.24% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.99% 7.19% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 67 19
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Python
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1123 1127 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.32% 59.01% 58.65%
Number of salaries quoted 974 997 886
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Python
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Python Salary Trend in Bristol

Python
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 50 (46.73%) Linux
2 49 (45.79%) Ruby
3 48 (44.86%) C++
4 46 (42.99%) Perl
5 45 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
7 36 (33.64%) PHP
8 35 (32.71%) C
9 31 (28.97%) Software Engineering
10 30 (28.04%) Bash Shell
11 29 (27.10%) Java
12 26 (24.30%) C#
12 26 (24.30%) OO
13 24 (22.43%) CSS
13 24 (22.43%) Degree
14 23 (21.50%) HTML
14 23 (21.50%) Windows
15 19 (17.76%) Open Source
16 18 (16.82%) Scrum
17 16 (14.95%) OOA/OOD
17 16 (14.95%) Ubuntu
17 16 (14.95%) Android
18 15 (14.02%) Multithreading
19 14 (13.08%) Software Architecture
19 14 (13.08%) Puppet
19 14 (13.08%) Opscode Chef
20 13 (12.15%) MySQL
20 13 (12.15%) Apache
20 13 (12.15%) Red Hat
20 13 (12.15%) Aerospace

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.15%) Apache
2 8 (7.48%) nginx
3 7 (6.54%) Apache Solr
3 7 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.67%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.74%) Node.js
5 4 (3.74%) IIS
6 2 (1.87%) WordPress
7 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) PaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Heroku
2 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) TCP/IP
1 11 (10.28%) DLNA
2 6 (5.61%) VPN
3 3 (2.80%) LAN
3 3 (2.80%) WAN
3 3 (2.80%) Firewall
4 2 (1.87%) DVB
4 2 (1.87%) HTTP
5 1 (0.93%) GPRS
5 1 (0.93%) GSM
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.93%) CDMA2000
5 1 (0.93%) Wireless
5 1 (0.93%) HSPA
5 1 (0.93%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) MySQL
2 12 (11.21%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.41%) Hadoop
4 8 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.48%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.54%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.80%) Big Data
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Subversion
1 11 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.54%) Mercurial
2 7 (6.54%) Selenium
2 7 (6.54%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.67%) Hudson
3 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.74%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.80%) JUnit
5 3 (2.80%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.80%) NUnit
5 3 (2.80%) TestNG
6 2 (1.87%) Maven
6 2 (1.87%) Ant
7 1 (0.93%) PVCS
7 1 (0.93%) JMeter
7 1 (0.93%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 13 (12.15%) Aerospace
2 10 (9.35%) Finance
3 9 (8.41%) Banking
3 9 (8.41%) Retail
4 7 (6.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.74%) Electronics
5 4 (3.74%) Games
6 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.87%) Marketing
8 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.93%) Advertising
8 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.84%) Developer
2 21 (19.63%) Software Engineer
3 11 (10.28%) Consultant
4 9 (8.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.54%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) C++ Developer
6 6 (5.61%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.61%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Architect
7 5 (4.67%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Systems Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.67%) PHP Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Python Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Software Consultant
8 4 (3.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.43%) CSS
2 23 (21.50%) HTML
3 11 (10.28%) jQuery
4 8 (7.48%) .NET
5 7 (6.54%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (6.54%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (5.61%) LINQ
7 5 (4.67%) HTML5
7 5 (4.67%) XML
8 4 (3.74%) Web Services
9 3 (2.80%) Django
9 3 (2.80%) JSON
9 3 (2.80%) Symfony
9 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.80%) STL
10 2 (1.87%) SOAP
10 2 (1.87%) ATL
10 2 (1.87%) LAMP
10 2 (1.87%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Open Source
2 12 (11.21%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.28%) MPEG
4 9 (8.41%) Mathematics
4 9 (8.41%) Physics
5 7 (6.54%) Derivative
5 7 (6.54%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.67%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (4.67%) Online Banking
6 5 (4.67%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.80%) DTV
7 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.87%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.87%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.93%) SystemC
9 1 (0.93%) New Media
9 1 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 50 (46.73%) Linux
2 23 (21.50%) Windows
3 16 (14.95%) Ubuntu
3 16 (14.95%) Android
4 12 (11.21%) UNIX
5 11 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (8.41%) CentOS
7 8 (7.48%) Debian
7 8 (7.48%) Fedora
8 7 (6.54%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.97%) Software Engineering
3 26 (24.30%) OO
4 18 (16.82%) Scrum
5 16 (14.95%) OOA/OOD
6 15 (14.02%) Multithreading
7 14 (13.08%) Software Architecture
8 13 (12.15%) DevOps
8 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
9 12 (11.21%) Kanban
10 11 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (10.28%) Android Development
10 11 (10.28%) OOP
10 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
11 9 (8.41%) Refactoring
12 8 (7.48%) TDD
12 8 (7.48%) Time Management
13 6 (5.61%) BDD
13 6 (5.61%) Data Security
13 6 (5.61%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 49 (45.79%) Ruby
2 48 (44.86%) C++
3 46 (42.99%) Perl
4 37 (34.58%) JavaScript
5 36 (33.64%) PHP
6 35 (32.71%) C
7 30 (28.04%) Bash Shell
8 29 (27.10%) Java
9 26 (24.30%) C#
10 11 (10.28%) Shell Script
11 8 (7.48%) Lisp
11 8 (7.48%) SQL
11 8 (7.48%) Fortran
12 6 (5.61%) VC++
13 5 (4.67%) Ada
13 5 (4.67%) Assembly Language
14 4 (3.74%) VBA
14 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
15 3 (2.80%) Groovy
16 2 (1.87%) Golang
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) PhD
3 4 (3.74%) ISEB
4 3 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.80%) CCNA
5 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Varnish
2 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) Puppet
1 14 (13.08%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (11.21%) Nagios
3 10 (9.35%) ZABBIX
3 10 (9.35%) Ansible
3 10 (9.35%) Zenoss
4 8 (7.48%) HAProxy
5 7 (6.54%) Munin
5 7 (6.54%) Icinga
6 3 (2.80%) Salt
7 1 (0.93%) logstash
7 1 (0.93%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (12.15%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.54%) Oracle
2 7 (6.54%) Percona
3 6 (5.61%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.87%) Zend
4 2 (1.87%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) Compuware
5 1 (0.93%) HP
5 1 (0.93%) Empirix
5 1 (0.93%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Perforce
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