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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 25 53 71
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +18
Permanent jobs citing Python 142 84 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.29% 4.20% 2.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.21% 7.85% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 105 63 45
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
1163 1070 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 59.70% 53.55% 67.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 892 1064
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 118 (53.15%) Linux
2 99 (44.59%) Java
3 95 (42.79%) Perl
4 93 (41.89%) Software Engineering
5 83 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (34.23%) Ruby
6 76 (34.23%) Puppet
7 73 (32.88%) Bash Shell
8 63 (28.38%) DevOps
9 62 (27.93%) Git (software)
10 57 (25.68%) UNIX
11 55 (24.77%) Configuration Management
11 55 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
12 52 (23.42%) Apache
13 51 (22.97%) Opscode Chef
14 50 (22.52%) Jenkins
14 50 (22.52%) JavaScript
14 50 (22.52%) Continuous Integration
15 49 (22.07%) Degree
16 48 (21.62%) C++
16 48 (21.62%) VMware
17 47 (21.17%) OpenStack
18 46 (20.72%) PHP
19 43 (19.37%) Hudson
20 42 (18.92%) OO
21 40 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
22 39 (17.57%) Nagios
23 36 (16.22%) Oracle
23 36 (16.22%) Scala
24 33 (14.86%) C#

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 52 (23.42%) Apache
2 47 (21.17%) OpenStack
3 31 (13.96%) nginx
4 18 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.41%) Node.js
6 10 (4.50%) WebLogic
7 9 (4.05%) IIS
8 6 (2.70%) JBoss
9 5 (2.25%) Apache Pig
9 5 (2.25%) Apache Spark
10 4 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.80%) ArcSDE
10 4 (1.80%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.80%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (1.80%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.45%) CMS
12 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (24.77%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (10.81%) PaaS
3 22 (9.91%) SaaS
4 19 (8.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (8.56%) Google App Engine
5 13 (5.86%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (4.95%) IaaS
7 9 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (3.60%) HP Helion
9 6 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.35%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.90%) GitHub
11 2 (0.90%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 28 (12.61%) WAN
3 25 (11.26%) LAN
4 17 (7.66%) Firewall
5 15 (6.76%) HTTP
6 10 (4.50%) DLNA
7 7 (3.15%) Internet
8 3 (1.35%) DNS
8 3 (1.35%) IPv4
8 3 (1.35%) IPv6
8 3 (1.35%) VoIP
9 2 (0.90%) SSH
9 2 (0.90%) VPN
9 2 (0.90%) SAN
10 1 (0.45%) Wireless
10 1 (0.45%) NAS
10 1 (0.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.71%) MySQL
2 18 (8.11%) Hadoop
3 12 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (4.95%) SQL Server
5 10 (4.50%) Big Data
6 6 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (2.25%) Sqoop
7 5 (2.25%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.90%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 62 (27.93%) Git (software)
2 50 (22.52%) Jenkins
3 43 (19.37%) Hudson
4 28 (12.61%) Artifactory
5 23 (10.36%) Maven
6 21 (9.46%) Gradle
6 21 (9.46%) Ant
7 11 (4.95%) Selenium
7 11 (4.95%) Cucumber
8 9 (4.05%) Subversion
9 8 (3.60%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (3.15%) Eclipse
10 7 (3.15%) JUnit
10 7 (3.15%) NUnit
10 7 (3.15%) TestNG
10 7 (3.15%) WebDriver
10 7 (3.15%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.25%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.90%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (6.76%) Electronics
2 12 (5.41%) Finance
3 9 (4.05%) Marketing
4 8 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.70%) Law
5 6 (2.70%) Games
6 4 (1.80%) Back Office
7 2 (0.90%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (31.98%) Software Engineer
2 50 (22.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 46 (20.72%) Developer
4 28 (12.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 23 (10.36%) Senior Software Engineer
6 17 (7.66%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (7.66%) Administrator
6 17 (7.66%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (7.21%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (7.21%) Senior Developer
8 13 (5.86%) Principal Engineer
9 10 (4.50%) Principal Software Engineer
10 9 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (4.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.15%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.15%) Architect
11 7 (3.15%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (3.15%) QA Engineer
11 7 (3.15%) Development Engineer
12 6 (2.70%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.41%) CSS
2 30 (13.51%) HTML
3 29 (13.06%) LAMP
4 27 (12.16%) .NET
5 17 (7.66%) Web Services
6 12 (5.41%) jQuery
7 11 (4.95%) JSON
7 11 (4.95%) HTML5
8 10 (4.50%) Middleware
9 9 (4.05%) XML
9 9 (4.05%) REST
10 8 (3.60%) MCollective
11 7 (3.15%) SOAP
11 7 (3.15%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (3.15%) Twisted
12 6 (2.70%) CSS3
12 6 (2.70%) WebCenter
12 6 (2.70%) CGI
13 5 (2.25%) Spring
13 5 (2.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.61%) Open Source
2 18 (8.11%) Mathematics
3 17 (7.66%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.41%) Physics
4 12 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.95%) MPEG
5 11 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.60%) DTV
7 7 (3.15%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.25%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.80%) User Experience
9 4 (1.80%) Xbox
9 4 (1.80%) GIS
10 3 (1.35%) Clustering
10 3 (1.35%) Derivative
10 3 (1.35%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.45%) Economics
11 1 (0.45%) STB
11 1 (0.45%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 118 (53.15%) Linux
2 57 (25.68%) UNIX
3 27 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (11.26%) Ubuntu
5 22 (9.91%) CentOS
6 21 (9.46%) Windows
7 13 (5.86%) Debian
8 11 (4.95%) Android
9 10 (4.50%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (2.70%) Fedora
11 4 (1.80%) Solaris
12 2 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (41.89%) Software Engineering
2 83 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (28.38%) DevOps
4 55 (24.77%) Configuration Management
5 50 (22.52%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (18.92%) OO
7 28 (12.61%) TDD
8 26 (11.71%) Scrum
9 22 (9.91%) Mentoring
10 19 (8.56%) OOP
11 18 (8.11%) Data Management
12 17 (7.66%) OOA/OOD
13 16 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.76%) OOD
14 15 (6.76%) Multithreading
14 15 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
14 15 (6.76%) Software Architecture
15 14 (6.31%) Build Automation
15 14 (6.31%) E-Commerce
16 13 (5.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 99 (44.59%) Java
2 95 (42.79%) Perl
3 76 (34.23%) Ruby
4 73 (32.88%) Bash Shell
5 50 (22.52%) JavaScript
6 48 (21.62%) C++
7 46 (20.72%) PHP
8 36 (16.22%) Scala
9 33 (14.86%) C#
10 32 (14.41%) Clojure
11 31 (13.96%) C
12 20 (9.01%) PowerShell
13 15 (6.76%) SQL
14 14 (6.31%) Shell Script
15 9 (4.05%) Groovy
15 9 (4.05%) R
16 7 (3.15%) Go
17 6 (2.70%) Jython
18 4 (1.80%) Korn
18 4 (1.80%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 49 (22.07%) Degree
2 25 (11.26%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (11.26%) CCNA
3 4 (1.80%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.90%) PhD
4 2 (0.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 40 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (13.96%) Docker
3 18 (8.11%) LXC
3 18 (8.11%) Xen
4 17 (7.66%) KVM
5 9 (4.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (3.60%) Samba
7 6 (2.70%) VirtualBox
7 6 (2.70%) Active Directory
8 5 (2.25%) Apache Flume
9 4 (1.80%) Varnish
10 2 (0.90%) Gluster
10 2 (0.90%) GFS2
10 2 (0.90%) oVirt
10 2 (0.90%) RHEV
10 2 (0.90%) Squid
10 2 (0.90%) NFS
11 1 (0.45%) Firmware
11 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 76 (34.23%) Puppet
2 51 (22.97%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (17.57%) Nagios
4 32 (14.41%) Ansible
5 25 (11.26%) Salt
6 17 (7.66%) Graphite
7 11 (4.95%) Zenoss
7 11 (4.95%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (1.80%) Opsview
9 4 (1.80%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.35%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.90%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.90%) Capistrano
11 2 (0.90%) Icinga
11 2 (0.90%) Pacemaker
11 2 (0.90%) Kibana
11 2 (0.90%) SELinux
11 2 (0.90%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 48 (21.62%) VMware
2 36 (16.22%) Oracle
3 29 (13.06%) Red Hat
4 20 (9.01%) Google
5 12 (5.41%) Rackspace
6 8 (3.60%) SAP
6 8 (3.60%) HP
7 6 (2.70%) Cisco
8 5 (2.25%) Sybase
9 4 (1.80%) ESRI
9 4 (1.80%) Mapinfo
10 2 (0.90%) Percona
11 1 (0.45%) Citrix
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.45%) Cadence
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £400000 - £410000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £600000 per annum + Bonus , Shares, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago