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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 27 61 79
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +18
Permanent jobs citing Python 141 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.99% 3.48% 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.22% 6.31% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 101 55 46
Average salary £48,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
1154 1110 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 57.19% 55.20% 66.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 943 1096
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £45,000 £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 1 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 108 (55.10%) Linux
2 90 (45.92%) Perl
3 81 (41.33%) Java
4 78 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (38.27%) Software Engineering
6 69 (35.20%) Ruby
7 68 (34.69%) Bash Shell
8 66 (33.67%) Puppet
9 54 (27.55%) JavaScript
10 50 (25.51%) PHP
10 50 (25.51%) Git (software)
10 50 (25.51%) Opscode Chef
10 50 (25.51%) DevOps
11 49 (25.00%) Apache
12 46 (23.47%) UNIX
12 46 (23.47%) Configuration Management
12 46 (23.47%) Degree
13 42 (21.43%) C++
13 42 (21.43%) Jenkins
13 42 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
14 41 (20.92%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (19.90%) OO
16 38 (19.39%) OpenStack
17 37 (18.88%) Hudson
17 37 (18.88%) Oracle
18 35 (17.86%) CSS
19 33 (16.84%) HTML
19 33 (16.84%) C#
19 33 (16.84%) VMware
20 32 (16.33%) C

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 49 (25.00%) Apache
2 38 (19.39%) OpenStack
3 29 (14.80%) nginx
4 16 (8.16%) Tomcat
5 11 (5.61%) Node.js
6 9 (4.59%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.59%) IIS
7 6 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (2.55%) Apache Pig
8 5 (2.55%) Apache Spark
8 5 (2.55%) JBoss
9 4 (2.04%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.53%) ArcGIS
10 3 (1.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.53%) ArcSDE
10 3 (1.53%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.53%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.51%) CMS
11 1 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.71%) PaaS
3 18 (9.18%) SaaS
4 15 (7.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (7.65%) Google App Engine
5 12 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (4.08%) HP Helion
7 7 (3.57%) IaaS
8 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.53%) Google Apps
11 2 (1.02%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.51%) GitHub
12 1 (0.51%) Heroku
12 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.31%) TCP/IP
2 25 (12.76%) WAN
3 22 (11.22%) LAN
4 18 (9.18%) Firewall
5 14 (7.14%) HTTP
6 10 (5.10%) DLNA
7 6 (3.06%) Internet
8 3 (1.53%) IPv4
8 3 (1.53%) IPv6
8 3 (1.53%) VPN
8 3 (1.53%) DNS
8 3 (1.53%) VoIP
9 2 (1.02%) SSH
9 2 (1.02%) SAN
10 1 (0.51%) Wireless
10 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.51%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.78%) MySQL
2 20 (10.20%) Hadoop
3 15 (7.65%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 13 (6.63%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.10%) Big Data
7 9 (4.59%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.06%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (3.06%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.55%) Sqoop
9 5 (2.55%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.04%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.51%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 50 (25.51%) Git (software)
2 42 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 37 (18.88%) Hudson
4 22 (11.22%) Artifactory
5 16 (8.16%) Maven
5 16 (8.16%) Ant
5 16 (8.16%) Gradle
6 10 (5.10%) Selenium
6 10 (5.10%) Subversion
6 10 (5.10%) Cucumber
7 8 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (3.57%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.57%) WebDriver
8 7 (3.57%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.57%) JUnit
8 7 (3.57%) NUnit
8 7 (3.57%) TestNG
9 5 (2.55%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.04%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.51%) Emacs
General
1 13 (6.63%) Electronics
2 10 (5.10%) Finance
3 8 (4.08%) Marketing
4 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.06%) Law
4 6 (3.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.53%) Back Office
6 2 (1.02%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
7 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 61 (31.12%) Software Engineer
2 45 (22.96%) Developer
3 41 (20.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (11.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 14 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (6.63%) Administrator
6 13 (6.63%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.12%) Principal Engineer
7 12 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 11 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (5.10%) Principal Software Engineer
9 10 (5.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) Development Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.57%) Architect
11 7 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) QA Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.86%) CSS
2 33 (16.84%) HTML
3 26 (13.27%) .NET
4 25 (12.76%) LAMP
5 15 (7.65%) Web Services
6 12 (6.12%) jQuery
7 11 (5.61%) JSON
8 10 (5.10%) Middleware
8 10 (5.10%) HTML5
9 9 (4.59%) REST
10 8 (4.08%) XML
10 8 (4.08%) MCollective
11 7 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (3.06%) SOAP
12 6 (3.06%) CGI
12 6 (3.06%) WebCenter
12 6 (3.06%) Twisted
13 5 (2.55%) CSS3
13 5 (2.55%) Backbone.js
13 5 (2.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.80%) Open Source
2 17 (8.67%) Mathematics
3 15 (7.65%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.12%) Physics
4 12 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (5.61%) MPEG
6 8 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.57%) Public Cloud
8 6 (3.06%) DTV
9 5 (2.55%) Device Driver
10 4 (2.04%) Derivative
11 3 (1.53%) User Experience
11 3 (1.53%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.53%) GIS
11 3 (1.53%) Clustering
12 1 (0.51%) Xbox
12 1 (0.51%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 108 (55.10%) Linux
2 46 (23.47%) UNIX
3 28 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (12.76%) Ubuntu
5 23 (11.73%) Windows
6 22 (11.22%) CentOS
7 14 (7.14%) Debian
8 12 (6.12%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (5.61%) Android
10 8 (4.08%) Fedora
11 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.53%) Solaris
13 2 (1.02%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (38.27%) Software Engineering
3 50 (25.51%) DevOps
4 46 (23.47%) Configuration Management
5 41 (20.92%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (19.90%) OO
7 25 (12.76%) Scrum
8 23 (11.73%) Mentoring
9 22 (11.22%) TDD
10 19 (9.69%) OOA/OOD
11 18 (9.18%) OOP
11 18 (9.18%) Multithreading
12 17 (8.67%) Software Architecture
13 15 (7.65%) E-Commerce
14 14 (7.14%) OOD
14 14 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (6.63%) Data Management
16 12 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (6.12%) Test Automation
17 11 (5.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 90 (45.92%) Perl
2 81 (41.33%) Java
3 69 (35.20%) Ruby
4 68 (34.69%) Bash Shell
5 54 (27.55%) JavaScript
6 50 (25.51%) PHP
7 42 (21.43%) C++
8 33 (16.84%) C#
9 32 (16.33%) C
10 26 (13.27%) Scala
11 21 (10.71%) Clojure
12 15 (7.65%) Shell Script
13 14 (7.14%) PowerShell
13 14 (7.14%) SQL
14 9 (4.59%) R
15 7 (3.57%) Go
15 7 (3.57%) Groovy
16 6 (3.06%) Jython
17 4 (2.04%) PHP5
18 3 (1.53%) Korn
Qualifications
1 46 (23.47%) Degree
2 22 (11.22%) CCNA
2 22 (11.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.02%) PhD
4 2 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.59%) QA
System Software
1 28 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (13.27%) Docker
3 17 (8.67%) KVM
4 15 (7.65%) LXC
4 15 (7.65%) Xen
5 9 (4.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (4.08%) Samba
7 6 (3.06%) Active Directory
7 6 (3.06%) VirtualBox
7 6 (3.06%) Varnish
8 5 (2.55%) Apache Flume
9 2 (1.02%) Squid
9 2 (1.02%) NFS
9 2 (1.02%) Gluster
9 2 (1.02%) GFS2
9 2 (1.02%) oVirt
9 2 (1.02%) RHEV
10 1 (0.51%) Firmware
10 1 (0.51%) Snort
Systems Management
1 66 (33.67%) Puppet
2 50 (25.51%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (15.82%) Nagios
4 29 (14.80%) Ansible
5 22 (11.22%) Salt
6 13 (6.63%) Zenoss
7 12 (6.12%) Graphite
8 9 (4.59%) Vagrant
9 6 (3.06%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (2.04%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.04%) Munin
10 4 (2.04%) Icinga
10 4 (2.04%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.53%) Opsview
11 3 (1.53%) Kubernetes
12 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (1.02%) Cobbler
12 2 (1.02%) Pacemaker
12 2 (1.02%) SELinux
12 2 (1.02%) Kibana
Vendors
1 37 (18.88%) Oracle
2 33 (16.84%) VMware
3 28 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 18 (9.18%) Google
5 10 (5.10%) Rackspace
6 8 (4.08%) HP
7 6 (3.06%) SAP
7 6 (3.06%) Cisco
8 5 (2.55%) Sybase
9 4 (2.04%) Percona
10 3 (1.53%) Mapinfo
10 3 (1.53%) ESRI
11 1 (0.51%) Citrix
11 1 (0.51%) Cadence
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
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
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago