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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 85 43 85
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +42
Permanent jobs citing Python 53 111 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.62% 5.88% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.72% 9.76% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 45 94 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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 1137 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 55.51% 60.25% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1018 800
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 28 November 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 49 (44.95%) C++
2 48 (44.04%) Linux
3 46 (42.20%) Ruby
4 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
5 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (33.94%) Perl
7 35 (32.11%) PHP
7 35 (32.11%) C
8 34 (31.19%) Software Engineering
9 30 (27.52%) Java
10 27 (24.77%) Degree
10 27 (24.77%) Bash Shell
11 25 (22.94%) C#
11 25 (22.94%) CSS
12 23 (21.10%) Windows
12 23 (21.10%) HTML
13 22 (20.18%) Open Source
14 20 (18.35%) OO
15 17 (15.60%) Aerospace
16 15 (13.76%) MySQL
16 15 (13.76%) jQuery
17 14 (12.84%) Ubuntu
17 14 (12.84%) Software Architecture
17 14 (12.84%) Android
17 14 (12.84%) Apache
17 14 (12.84%) E-Commerce
17 14 (12.84%) Scrum
18 13 (11.93%) OOA/OOD
18 13 (11.93%) Multithreading
18 13 (11.93%) NoSQL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 14 (12.84%) Apache
2 7 (6.42%) nginx
2 7 (6.42%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.50%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.59%) WordPress
4 5 (4.59%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.75%) Node.js
6 2 (1.83%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) SaaS
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.75%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.92%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.92%) PaaS
4 1 (0.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.26%) DLNA
3 7 (6.42%) HTTP
4 6 (5.50%) VPN
5 5 (4.59%) WAN
6 4 (3.67%) Internet
7 3 (2.75%) IPv4
7 3 (2.75%) IPv6
7 3 (2.75%) VoIP
8 2 (1.83%) LAN
8 2 (1.83%) DVB
8 2 (1.83%) Firewall
9 1 (0.92%) Wireless
9 1 (0.92%) HSPA
9 1 (0.92%) LTE
9 1 (0.92%) CDMA2000
9 1 (0.92%) GPRS
9 1 (0.92%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.76%) MySQL
2 13 (11.93%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.34%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.50%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.50%) MariaDB
6 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.83%) Big Data
9 1 (0.92%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.17%) Subversion
3 6 (5.50%) Mercurial
4 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.67%) Hudson
6 3 (2.75%) Selenium
6 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.83%) Maven
7 2 (1.83%) Ant
7 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.92%) WatiN
8 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.92%) Emacs
8 1 (0.92%) WATIR
8 1 (0.92%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.92%) PVCS
8 1 (0.92%) JMeter
8 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.92%) Xcode
General
1 17 (15.60%) Aerospace
2 10 (9.17%) Manufacturing
2 10 (9.17%) Finance
3 9 (8.26%) Banking
3 9 (8.26%) Retail
4 5 (4.59%) Electronics
5 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.67%) Games
6 3 (2.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Developer
2 20 (18.35%) Software Engineer
3 14 (12.84%) Consultant
4 9 (8.26%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (7.34%) PHP Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Administrator
6 7 (6.42%) Web Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (6.42%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (5.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) Junior
7 6 (5.50%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Junior Web Developer
8 5 (4.59%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Systems Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Junior Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) CSS
2 23 (21.10%) HTML
3 15 (13.76%) jQuery
4 7 (6.42%) HTML5
5 6 (5.50%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (5.50%) LINQ
5 6 (5.50%) .NET
5 6 (5.50%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (4.59%) XML
6 5 (4.59%) CSS3
7 4 (3.67%) Middleware
7 4 (3.67%) Web Services
8 3 (2.75%) STL
8 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.75%) LAMP
8 3 (2.75%) Django
8 3 (2.75%) JSON
8 3 (2.75%) Symfony
8 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.83%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.18%) Open Source
2 12 (11.01%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.09%) Mathematics
3 11 (10.09%) Physics
4 9 (8.26%) MPEG
4 9 (8.26%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.50%) Derivative
6 5 (4.59%) Online Banking
6 5 (4.59%) Device Driver
6 5 (4.59%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.67%) Data Integration
7 4 (3.67%) DTV
8 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.75%) Xbox
9 2 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.83%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.92%) SystemC
10 1 (0.92%) New Media
10 1 (0.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 48 (44.04%) Linux
2 23 (21.10%) Windows
3 14 (12.84%) Ubuntu
3 14 (12.84%) Android
4 12 (11.01%) UNIX
5 10 (9.17%) CentOS
6 9 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (8.26%) Fedora
7 7 (6.42%) Debian
8 6 (5.50%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.78%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (31.19%) Software Engineering
3 20 (18.35%) OO
4 14 (12.84%) E-Commerce
4 14 (12.84%) Scrum
4 14 (12.84%) Software Architecture
5 13 (11.93%) Multithreading
5 13 (11.93%) OOA/OOD
6 11 (10.09%) DevOps
7 10 (9.17%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.17%) Kanban
8 9 (8.26%) Android Development
8 9 (8.26%) TDD
9 8 (7.34%) Refactoring
10 7 (6.42%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.42%) UML
10 7 (6.42%) OOP
10 7 (6.42%) Project Management
10 7 (6.42%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.95%) C++
2 46 (42.20%) Ruby
3 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
4 37 (33.94%) Perl
5 35 (32.11%) PHP
5 35 (32.11%) C
6 30 (27.52%) Java
7 27 (24.77%) Bash Shell
8 25 (22.94%) C#
9 10 (9.17%) Fortran
9 10 (9.17%) Shell Script
10 8 (7.34%) VC++
10 8 (7.34%) Lisp
10 8 (7.34%) SQL
11 7 (6.42%) Assembly Language
11 7 (6.42%) Ada
12 4 (3.67%) VBA
13 2 (1.83%) PHP5
13 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.83%) Golang
Qualifications
1 27 (24.77%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) PhD
3 3 (2.75%) ISEB
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.83%) CCNA
4 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.50%) Varnish
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Puppet
2 10 (9.17%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.26%) Nagios
3 9 (8.26%) ZABBIX
4 8 (7.34%) Ansible
5 7 (6.42%) Zenoss
5 7 (6.42%) HAProxy
6 6 (5.50%) Munin
6 6 (5.50%) Icinga
7 2 (1.83%) logstash
7 2 (1.83%) Salt
8 1 (0.92%) YUM
8 1 (0.92%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (11.01%) Red Hat
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Percona
3 4 (3.67%) Google
4 3 (2.75%) VMware
4 3 (2.75%) Facebook
5 2 (1.83%) Zend
5 2 (1.83%) SAP
6 1 (0.92%) IBM
6 1 (0.92%) Perforce
6 1 (0.92%) Compuware
6 1 (0.92%) HP
6 1 (0.92%) Empirix
6 1 (0.92%) Splunk
6 1 (0.92%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.92%) SaltStack
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techfolk Ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + relocation assistance (discretionary)
Posted: Yesterday
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techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,999 per annum + relocation assistance (discretiona
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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