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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 77 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 54 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.94% 3.05% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 4.95% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 32
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
956 969 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 51.98% 61.56% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 829 893 760
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 67 (48.55%) Ruby
2 57 (41.30%) Java
3 47 (34.06%) JavaScript
3 47 (34.06%) C++
4 40 (28.99%) Linux
4 40 (28.99%) Software Engineering
4 40 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (28.26%) Degree
6 36 (26.09%) Bash Shell
7 35 (25.36%) C#
8 34 (24.64%) C
9 32 (23.19%) Perl
9 32 (23.19%) PHP
10 29 (21.01%) Windows
11 27 (19.57%) Open Source
12 26 (18.84%) jQuery
13 25 (18.12%) CSS
14 23 (16.67%) HTML
14 23 (16.67%) Aerospace
15 21 (15.22%) SQL
16 20 (14.49%) MySQL
16 20 (14.49%) Computer Science
17 17 (12.32%) UNIX
17 17 (12.32%) Telecoms
18 16 (11.59%) Scrum
19 15 (10.87%) LAMP
19 15 (10.87%) Manufacturing
19 15 (10.87%) E-Commerce
20 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
20 14 (10.14%) .NET

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 11 (7.97%) Apache
1 11 (7.97%) Tomcat
2 9 (6.52%) WordPress
3 4 (2.90%) Node.js
3 4 (2.90%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.45%) IIS
4 2 (1.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) NASTRAN
2 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.90%) Abaqus
3 3 (2.17%) MS Office
4 2 (1.45%) SPSS
4 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.70%) SaaS
2 10 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.35%) Google Apps
4 5 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.72%) Office 365
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.70%) HTTP
1 12 (8.70%) iSCSI
1 12 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (6.52%) LDAP
3 8 (5.80%) Internet
3 8 (5.80%) IPv4
4 7 (5.07%) IPv6
5 6 (4.35%) VoIP
5 6 (4.35%) WAN
6 5 (3.62%) SAN
7 4 (2.90%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.17%) DLNA
9 2 (1.45%) DVB
10 1 (0.72%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.72%) VLAN
10 1 (0.72%) NAS
10 1 (0.72%) Firewall
10 1 (0.72%) SSL
10 1 (0.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.49%) MySQL
2 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 12 (8.70%) Big Data
3 8 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.72%) Redis
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Selenium
2 7 (5.07%) FitNesse
3 6 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 5 (3.62%) Subversion
4 5 (3.62%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.62%) JMeter
5 3 (2.17%) Ranorex
5 3 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.17%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.17%) Maven
5 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.45%) Ant
6 2 (1.45%) Hudson
7 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.72%) TestComplete
7 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.72%) WatiN
7 1 (0.72%) WATIR
7 1 (0.72%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.72%) Xcode
General
1 23 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 17 (12.32%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.87%) Manufacturing
4 14 (10.14%) Finance
5 8 (5.80%) Electronics
6 6 (4.35%) Marketing
7 5 (3.62%) Banking
7 5 (3.62%) Retail
8 2 (1.45%) Games
9 1 (0.72%) Billing
9 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (23.19%) Developer
2 21 (15.22%) Software Engineer
3 16 (11.59%) Web Developer
4 14 (10.14%) Consultant
5 11 (7.97%) Administrator
5 11 (7.97%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (7.25%) Junior
6 10 (7.25%) PHP Developer
6 10 (7.25%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Junior PHP Web Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Junior PHP Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Junior Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Junior Web Developer
7 9 (6.52%) Tester
7 9 (6.52%) Analyst
8 8 (5.80%) Support Specialist
8 8 (5.80%) IT Support
8 8 (5.80%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.84%) jQuery
2 25 (18.12%) CSS
3 23 (16.67%) HTML
4 15 (10.87%) LAMP
5 14 (10.14%) .NET
5 14 (10.14%) HTML5
6 11 (7.97%) STL
7 10 (7.25%) ASP.NET
7 10 (7.25%) ATL
8 9 (6.52%) CSS3
9 7 (5.07%) Middleware
10 6 (4.35%) Spring
11 5 (3.62%) Silverlight
11 5 (3.62%) Servlets
12 4 (2.90%) XML
12 4 (2.90%) Flash
12 4 (2.90%) Java EE
12 4 (2.90%) Natural Language Processing
13 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (2.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.57%) Open Source
2 20 (14.49%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.14%) Mathematics
4 12 (8.70%) Physics
4 12 (8.70%) Mobile App
5 10 (7.25%) Digital Media
6 7 (5.07%) DTV
7 6 (4.35%) Xbox
8 5 (3.62%) Online Banking
8 5 (3.62%) Data Integration
9 4 (2.90%) Device Driver
10 3 (2.17%) MPEG
11 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.45%) Statistics
11 2 (1.45%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.72%) STB
12 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.99%) Linux
2 29 (21.01%) Windows
3 17 (12.32%) UNIX
4 12 (8.70%) Solaris
5 9 (6.52%) Mac OS X
6 7 (5.07%) Android
6 7 (5.07%) CentOS
7 6 (4.35%) Fedora
8 5 (3.62%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.90%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.99%) Software Engineering
1 40 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (11.59%) Scrum
3 15 (10.87%) E-Commerce
4 14 (10.14%) Mentoring
5 13 (9.42%) Configuration Management
6 12 (8.70%) Identity Management
7 11 (7.97%) Software Architecture
8 9 (6.52%) TDD
8 9 (6.52%) OO
9 7 (5.07%) Analytics
9 7 (5.07%) BDD
9 7 (5.07%) Project Planning
9 7 (5.07%) Automated Testing
9 7 (5.07%) QMS
9 7 (5.07%) UML
9 7 (5.07%) Project Management
9 7 (5.07%) MVC
10 6 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.55%) Ruby
2 57 (41.30%) Java
3 47 (34.06%) JavaScript
3 47 (34.06%) C++
4 36 (26.09%) Bash Shell
5 35 (25.36%) C#
6 34 (24.64%) C
7 32 (23.19%) Perl
7 32 (23.19%) PHP
8 21 (15.22%) SQL
9 14 (10.14%) Lisp
10 12 (8.70%) Fortran
11 8 (5.80%) VC++
11 8 (5.80%) VBA
12 7 (5.07%) Ada
12 7 (5.07%) Assembly Language
13 6 (4.35%) PHP5
14 5 (3.62%) Shell Script
15 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.72%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (28.26%) Degree
2 9 (6.52%) PhD
3 2 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.72%) CCNP
4 1 (0.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (8.70%) GPFS
2 9 (6.52%) Xen
2 9 (6.52%) NFS
2 9 (6.52%) Samba
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.80%) Bcfg2
2 5 (3.62%) Nagios
3 4 (2.90%) ZABBIX
3 4 (2.90%) Puppet
4 2 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.45%) logstash
5 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.72%) YUM
5 1 (0.72%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.42%) VMware
3 9 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.35%) Oracle
4 6 (4.35%) Google
4 6 (4.35%) Facebook
5 5 (3.62%) SAP
6 2 (1.45%) Cisco
7 1 (0.72%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.72%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.72%) Sencha
7 1 (0.72%) Splunk
7 1 (0.72%) Tableau
7 1 (0.72%) Zend
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix
7 1 (0.72%) Empirix
7 1 (0.72%) Compuware
7 1 (0.72%) HP
7 1 (0.72%) IBM
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £28500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £28k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago