The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 40 26 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Permanent jobs citing Python 93 176 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.74% 9.28% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.84% 14.08% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 86 121 54
Median salary £53,750 £65,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.30% +58.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
945 1250 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 58.33% 65.93% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 867 1115 761
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Python.

1 86 (46.24%) Java
2 69 (37.10%) Telecoms
2 69 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (32.80%) Software Engineering
4 60 (32.26%) C++
5 59 (31.72%) Ruby
6 58 (31.18%) Linux
7 56 (30.11%) Perl
7 56 (30.11%) Digital Media
8 55 (29.57%) Degree
9 48 (25.81%) SQL
10 46 (24.73%) C#
11 45 (24.19%) JavaScript
12 39 (20.97%) OO
12 39 (20.97%) Go
13 37 (19.89%) OpenStack
14 32 (17.20%) Bash Shell
14 32 (17.20%) Mathematics
15 29 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
16 26 (13.98%) Git (software)
17 25 (13.44%) Oracle
18 24 (12.90%) DevOps
19 23 (12.37%) Jenkins
20 22 (11.83%) Opscode Chef
20 22 (11.83%) Open Source
20 22 (11.83%) Puppet
20 22 (11.83%) TDD
20 22 (11.83%) Physics
20 22 (11.83%) WebSphere

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 37 (19.89%) OpenStack
2 22 (11.83%) JBoss
2 22 (11.83%) WebLogic
2 22 (11.83%) WebSphere
3 15 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (6.99%) Tomcat
5 11 (5.91%) Apache Spark
5 11 (5.91%) CloudStack
5 11 (5.91%) Jetty
6 9 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.76%) Apache
8 6 (3.23%) Apache Pig
8 6 (3.23%) Apache Solr
8 6 (3.23%) Confluence
9 4 (2.15%) nginx
10 2 (1.08%) SAS
11 1 (0.54%) concrete5
11 1 (0.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.69%) Google App Engine
3 5 (2.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.61%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.61%) Route 53
4 3 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.08%) GitHub
6 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.14%) Firewall
2 6 (3.23%) Internet
3 5 (2.69%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.61%) DNS
5 3 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.61%) VPN
6 2 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.08%) LAN
6 2 (1.08%) WAN
7 1 (0.54%) DHCP
7 1 (0.54%) HTTP
7 1 (0.54%) IPsec
7 1 (0.54%) NGN
7 1 (0.54%) OpenFlow
7 1 (0.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.22%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (9.68%) MySQL
2 18 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 16 (8.60%) Big Data
3 16 (8.60%) Hadoop
4 15 (8.06%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.38%) SQL Server
7 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.76%) Couchbase
8 7 (3.76%) Redis
8 7 (3.76%) Riak
9 6 (3.23%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.69%) HBase
10 5 (2.69%) SQLite
11 4 (2.15%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.61%) DB2
12 3 (1.61%) MariaDB
13 2 (1.08%) Mahout
13 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.37%) Jenkins
3 16 (8.60%) Subversion
4 14 (7.53%) TeamCity
5 13 (6.99%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (5.38%) Artifactory
7 8 (4.30%) Ant
7 8 (4.30%) JIRA
7 8 (4.30%) Maven
8 5 (2.69%) Gradle
8 5 (2.69%) Hudson
8 5 (2.69%) JMeter
9 3 (1.61%) Appium
9 3 (1.61%) Calabash
9 3 (1.61%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.61%) FishEye
9 3 (1.61%) Gatling
9 3 (1.61%) JBehave
9 3 (1.61%) Metasploit
9 3 (1.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 69 (37.10%) Telecoms
2 19 (10.22%) Finance
3 7 (3.76%) Retail
4 5 (2.69%) Banking
5 3 (1.61%) Advertising
5 3 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Games
6 1 (0.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (34.95%) Developer
2 41 (22.04%) Software Engineer
3 24 (12.90%) Python Developer
4 20 (10.75%) Java Developer
5 17 (9.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (8.06%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 12 (6.45%) Verification Engineer
8 11 (5.91%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (5.38%) Software Test Engineer
10 9 (4.84%) Data Scientist
10 9 (4.84%) Graduate
11 8 (4.30%) Architect
11 8 (4.30%) C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (4.30%) Junior
12 7 (3.76%) Analyst
12 7 (3.76%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) Software Architect
13 6 (3.23%) Software Developer
13 6 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.29%) .NET
2 20 (10.75%) HTML
3 19 (10.22%) CSS
4 17 (9.14%) AngularJS
4 17 (9.14%) LAMP
5 13 (6.99%) Node.js
6 12 (6.45%) React
7 10 (5.38%) Django
8 8 (4.30%) ELK Stack
8 8 (4.30%) HTML5
9 5 (2.69%) Lucene
9 5 (2.69%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (2.15%) jQuery
10 4 (2.15%) Web Services
10 4 (2.15%) XML
11 3 (1.61%) CSS3
11 3 (1.61%) Ember.js
11 3 (1.61%) J2EE
11 3 (1.61%) Java SE
11 3 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (30.11%) Digital Media
2 32 (17.20%) Mathematics
3 22 (11.83%) Physics
4 21 (11.29%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.30%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.23%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (2.69%) Blog
8 5 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.69%) Internet of Things
8 5 (2.69%) User Experience
9 4 (2.15%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (2.15%) SCADA
10 3 (1.61%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.61%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.61%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.61%) iPad
10 3 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (31.18%) Linux
2 19 (10.22%) Unix
2 19 (10.22%) Windows
3 12 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.91%) Android
4 11 (5.91%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.08%) CentOS
6 1 (0.54%) Debian
6 1 (0.54%) Fedora
6 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (32.80%) Software Engineering
3 39 (20.97%) OO
4 29 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (12.90%) DevOps
6 22 (11.83%) Open Source
6 22 (11.83%) TDD
7 18 (9.68%) Functional Programming
7 18 (9.68%) Scrum
8 16 (8.60%) DSDM
8 16 (8.60%) RUP
9 15 (8.06%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (6.99%) Analytics
10 13 (6.99%) Configuration Management
10 13 (6.99%) Mentoring
11 12 (6.45%) ITIL
11 12 (6.45%) Machine Learning
11 12 (6.45%) Multithreading
12 11 (5.91%) Build Automation
12 11 (5.91%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 86 (46.24%) Java
2 60 (32.26%) C++
3 59 (31.72%) Ruby
4 56 (30.11%) Perl
5 48 (25.81%) SQL
6 46 (24.73%) C#
7 45 (24.19%) JavaScript
8 39 (20.97%) Go
9 32 (17.20%) Bash Shell
10 19 (10.22%) C
11 17 (9.14%) Shell Script
12 16 (8.60%) PHP
13 15 (8.06%) R
14 14 (7.53%) Clojure
15 11 (5.91%) Scala
16 10 (5.38%) Erlang
16 10 (5.38%) Haskell
17 4 (2.15%) Rust
18 3 (1.61%) Groovy
18 3 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (29.57%) Degree
2 11 (5.91%) PhD
3 9 (4.84%) CISSP
3 9 (4.84%) GIAC
4 5 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.15%) CREST Certified
6 3 (1.61%) CCNP
6 3 (1.61%) CEH
6 3 (1.61%) CISA
6 3 (1.61%) CISM
6 3 (1.61%) CLAS
6 3 (1.61%) CRISC
6 3 (1.61%) GPEN
6 3 (1.61%) OSCE
6 3 (1.61%) OSCP
6 3 (1.61%) OSWP
6 3 (1.61%) SANS
6 3 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.61%) Tigerscheme
7 2 (1.08%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (8.60%) Xen
2 14 (7.53%) Docker
3 11 (5.91%) vSphere
3 11 (5.91%) XenServer
4 6 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.69%) LXC
6 2 (1.08%) NFS
7 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (11.83%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (11.83%) Puppet
2 18 (9.68%) Ansible
3 16 (8.60%) Salt
4 11 (5.91%) Cobbler
4 11 (5.91%) Terraform
4 11 (5.91%) Tivoli
5 8 (4.30%) Kibana
5 8 (4.30%) logstash
6 3 (1.61%) Graylog
6 3 (1.61%) Nessus
6 3 (1.61%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (1.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (13.44%) Oracle
2 14 (7.53%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.91%) EnterpriseDB
3 11 (5.91%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.38%) Google
5 7 (3.76%) VMware
6 5 (2.69%) Omniture
7 3 (1.61%) IBM
7 3 (1.61%) Tableau
7 3 (1.61%) Veracode
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco
8 2 (1.08%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.08%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.08%) Sybase
9 1 (0.54%) NetApp
9 1 (0.54%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.54%) Veeam
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