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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 51 88 99
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 83 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.35% 1.87% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.07% 3.16% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 71 31 25
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
1028 1012 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 53.88% 59.29% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 921 902 1013
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 82 (61.19%) Linux
2 72 (53.73%) Perl
3 57 (42.54%) Ruby
4 51 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (37.31%) Bash Shell
6 48 (35.82%) PHP
7 46 (34.33%) C++
8 44 (32.84%) JavaScript
9 42 (31.34%) Java
9 42 (31.34%) Puppet
10 38 (28.36%) Software Engineering
11 34 (25.37%) Degree
11 34 (25.37%) Windows
11 34 (25.37%) Opscode Chef
12 33 (24.63%) OO
13 31 (23.13%) C#
14 30 (22.39%) HTML
14 30 (22.39%) Apache
15 29 (21.64%) C
15 29 (21.64%) CSS
15 29 (21.64%) Ubuntu
15 29 (21.64%) DevOps
16 26 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 25 (18.66%) Open Source
17 25 (18.66%) TCP/IP
18 24 (17.91%) UNIX
18 24 (17.91%) Configuration Management
19 22 (16.42%) Scrum
19 22 (16.42%) Oracle
20 21 (15.67%) Red Hat

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 30 (22.39%) Apache
2 17 (12.69%) nginx
3 13 (9.70%) OpenStack
4 9 (6.72%) Node.js
5 7 (5.22%) Apache Solr
5 7 (5.22%) IIS
5 7 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.48%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.99%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.99%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.21%) PaaS
2 7 (5.22%) SaaS
3 5 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.99%) IaaS
5 3 (2.24%) Google App Engine
5 3 (2.24%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.49%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.49%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.75%) Heroku
7 1 (0.75%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.66%) TCP/IP
2 17 (12.69%) Firewall
3 14 (10.45%) WAN
4 13 (9.70%) LAN
5 12 (8.96%) DLNA
6 8 (5.97%) VPN
7 4 (2.99%) HTTP
8 3 (2.24%) Internet
8 3 (2.24%) DNS
9 2 (1.49%) Wireless
9 2 (1.49%) SSH
9 2 (1.49%) SAN
9 2 (1.49%) DVB
10 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.75%) HSPA
10 1 (0.75%) LTE
10 1 (0.75%) NAS
10 1 (0.75%) CDMA2000
10 1 (0.75%) IPv4
10 1 (0.75%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.93%) MySQL
2 18 (13.43%) Hadoop
3 12 (8.96%) MongoDB
4 11 (8.21%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.22%) MariaDB
6 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.99%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.99%) Big Data
7 1 (0.75%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 18 (13.43%) Jenkins
2 17 (12.69%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.19%) Hudson
4 9 (6.72%) Subversion
5 8 (5.97%) Selenium
5 8 (5.97%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.22%) NUnit
6 7 (5.22%) TestNG
6 7 (5.22%) Mercurial
6 7 (5.22%) WebDriver
6 7 (5.22%) SpecFlow
6 7 (5.22%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.22%) JUnit
7 6 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.24%) Ant
8 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.24%) Maven
9 2 (1.49%) Gradle
9 2 (1.49%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (7.46%) Electronics
1 10 (7.46%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.99%) Marketing
3 4 (2.99%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.99%) Law
3 4 (2.99%) Games
3 4 (2.99%) Banking
3 4 (2.99%) Retail
4 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (23.88%) Developer
2 31 (23.13%) Software Engineer
3 20 (14.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (6.72%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (5.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.22%) Administrator
6 7 (5.22%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.22%) C++ Developer
6 7 (5.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (5.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Automation Specialist
7 6 (4.48%) Test Automation Specialist
7 6 (4.48%) Test Specialist
8 5 (3.73%) Systems Developer
8 5 (3.73%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Software Developer
9 4 (2.99%) Senior Manager
9 4 (2.99%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.99%) Consultant
9 4 (2.99%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.39%) HTML
2 29 (21.64%) CSS
3 14 (10.45%) .NET
4 8 (5.97%) JSON
5 7 (5.22%) HTML5
5 7 (5.22%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (5.22%) Web Services
5 7 (5.22%) LAMP
5 7 (5.22%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (4.48%) Middleware
6 6 (4.48%) LINQ
6 6 (4.48%) jQuery
7 5 (3.73%) XML
7 5 (3.73%) Backbone.js
8 4 (2.99%) MCollective
8 4 (2.99%) CGI
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (2.99%) WebCenter
8 4 (2.99%) REST
9 3 (2.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.66%) Open Source
2 15 (11.19%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.45%) Mathematics
4 13 (9.70%) Physics
4 13 (9.70%) MPEG
5 9 (6.72%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.22%) Device Driver
6 7 (5.22%) Derivative
6 7 (5.22%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.48%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.73%) Mobile Computing
8 5 (3.73%) DTV
9 4 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.24%) Clustering
11 2 (1.49%) STB
11 2 (1.49%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.75%) SystemC
12 1 (0.75%) New Media
12 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.75%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 82 (61.19%) Linux
2 34 (25.37%) Windows
3 29 (21.64%) Ubuntu
4 26 (19.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (17.91%) UNIX
6 19 (14.18%) CentOS
7 18 (13.43%) Debian
8 14 (10.45%) Android
9 13 (9.70%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (5.97%) Fedora
11 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.75%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.06%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (28.36%) Software Engineering
3 33 (24.63%) OO
4 29 (21.64%) DevOps
5 24 (17.91%) Configuration Management
6 22 (16.42%) Scrum
7 21 (15.67%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (14.18%) OOA/OOD
9 18 (13.43%) Multithreading
10 17 (12.69%) Software Architecture
11 16 (11.94%) Mentoring
12 15 (11.19%) OOP
13 13 (9.70%) E-Commerce
13 13 (9.70%) Kanban
14 12 (8.96%) Android Development
15 10 (7.46%) Test Automation
15 10 (7.46%) Refactoring
16 9 (6.72%) OOD
17 8 (5.97%) Time Management
18 7 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (53.73%) Perl
2 57 (42.54%) Ruby
3 50 (37.31%) Bash Shell
4 48 (35.82%) PHP
5 46 (34.33%) C++
6 44 (32.84%) JavaScript
7 42 (31.34%) Java
8 31 (23.13%) C#
9 29 (21.64%) C
10 13 (9.70%) Shell Script
11 9 (6.72%) SQL
11 9 (6.72%) PowerShell
12 7 (5.22%) Groovy
13 5 (3.73%) Lisp
14 4 (2.99%) Fortran
14 4 (2.99%) Jython
14 4 (2.99%) Golang
14 4 (2.99%) Scala
15 3 (2.24%) Clojure
16 2 (1.49%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 34 (25.37%) Degree
2 13 (9.70%) CCNA
2 13 (9.70%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.48%) PhD
4 5 (3.73%) VCP4
5 3 (2.24%) ISEB
6 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.97%) Samba
2 8 (5.97%) KVM
3 7 (5.22%) Varnish
4 6 (4.48%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.73%) Docker
6 4 (2.99%) VirtualBox
6 4 (2.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.49%) NFS
7 2 (1.49%) RHEV
7 2 (1.49%) LXC
7 2 (1.49%) oVirt
7 2 (1.49%) Gluster
7 2 (1.49%) Squid
7 2 (1.49%) Xen
8 1 (0.75%) Firmware
8 1 (0.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 42 (31.34%) Puppet
2 34 (25.37%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (14.93%) Ansible
4 17 (12.69%) Nagios
5 13 (9.70%) Zenoss
5 13 (9.70%) Salt
6 8 (5.97%) ZABBIX
7 7 (5.22%) Munin
7 7 (5.22%) Icinga
7 7 (5.22%) HAProxy
8 6 (4.48%) Vagrant
9 5 (3.73%) Graphite
10 4 (2.99%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (1.49%) Cobbler
11 2 (1.49%) SELinux
12 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (16.42%) Oracle
2 21 (15.67%) Red Hat
3 12 (8.96%) VMware
4 7 (5.22%) Percona
5 4 (2.99%) Google
5 4 (2.99%) Cisco
5 4 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.24%) Sybase
6 3 (2.24%) SAP
7 2 (1.49%) HP
7 2 (1.49%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.75%) Zend
8 1 (0.75%) Cadence
8 1 (0.75%) Citrix
8 1 (0.75%) Perforce
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £85k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: 25 days holiday, flexitime, healthcare,pension,shares,death in service
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and some remote working (
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + profit-share and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Discretionary relocation assistanc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nomensa Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago