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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 23 54 77
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +23
Permanent jobs citing Python 185 77 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.45% 4.02% 2.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.48% 7.76% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 127 56 36
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1278 992 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 65.30% 51.75% 62.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 812 941
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 164 (54.49%) Linux
2 148 (49.17%) Java
3 142 (47.18%) Software Engineering
4 121 (40.20%) Perl
5 112 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (36.21%) Puppet
7 102 (33.89%) VMware
8 98 (32.56%) Git (software)
9 96 (31.89%) Ruby
10 91 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 87 (28.90%) DevOps
12 86 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
13 84 (27.91%) UNIX
14 82 (27.24%) Degree
15 78 (25.91%) Bash Shell
16 77 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
17 76 (25.25%) Jenkins
18 75 (24.92%) Configuration Management
19 72 (23.92%) Apache
20 71 (23.59%) Opscode Chef
20 71 (23.59%) OpenStack
21 69 (22.92%) Oracle
22 66 (21.93%) Hudson
23 65 (21.59%) Scala
24 63 (20.93%) PaaS
25 61 (20.27%) Clojure
26 59 (19.60%) C++
27 57 (18.94%) JavaScript
27 57 (18.94%) Docker
28 56 (18.60%) SaaS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 72 (23.92%) Apache
2 71 (23.59%) OpenStack
3 39 (12.96%) nginx
4 34 (11.30%) Tomcat
5 17 (5.65%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.32%) Node.js
7 9 (2.99%) IIS
8 7 (2.33%) JBoss
9 6 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.66%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.66%) Apache Pig
10 5 (1.66%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (1.66%) ArcGIS
10 5 (1.66%) ArcSDE
10 5 (1.66%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.33%) Drupal
11 1 (0.33%) CMS
11 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (20.93%) PaaS
3 56 (18.60%) SaaS
4 38 (12.62%) Google App Engine
4 38 (12.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 33 (10.96%) IaaS
6 20 (6.64%) HP Helion
7 15 (4.98%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.00%) Google Apps
9 3 (1.00%) GitHub
10 2 (0.66%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.62%) TCP/IP
2 30 (9.97%) WAN
3 27 (8.97%) LAN
4 20 (6.64%) Internet
4 20 (6.64%) Firewall
5 17 (5.65%) HTTP
6 7 (2.33%) DLNA
7 4 (1.33%) VoIP
8 3 (1.00%) DNS
8 3 (1.00%) IPv4
8 3 (1.00%) IPv6
9 2 (0.66%) SAN
9 2 (0.66%) VPN
9 2 (0.66%) SSH
10 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.33%) NAS
10 1 (0.33%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.33%) Wireless
10 1 (0.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.30%) Hadoop
2 27 (8.97%) MySQL
3 18 (5.98%) Oracle BI EE
4 16 (5.32%) Big Data
5 14 (4.65%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.99%) SQL Server
6 12 (3.99%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.66%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.66%) Sqoop
10 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 98 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 76 (25.25%) Jenkins
3 66 (21.93%) Hudson
4 54 (17.94%) Artifactory
5 49 (16.28%) Maven
6 44 (14.62%) Ant
6 44 (14.62%) Gradle
7 14 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (2.99%) Subversion
9 7 (2.33%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.33%) Selenium
10 5 (1.66%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.33%) NUnit
11 4 (1.33%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.33%) JUnit
11 4 (1.33%) TestNG
11 4 (1.33%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.33%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.33%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.33%) HP UFT
General
1 31 (10.30%) Telecoms
2 23 (7.64%) Electronics
3 18 (5.98%) Finance
4 11 (3.65%) Law
4 11 (3.65%) Marketing
5 10 (3.32%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.99%) Games
7 5 (1.66%) Back Office
8 4 (1.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 115 (38.21%) Software Engineer
2 57 (18.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 49 (16.28%) Developer
4 46 (15.28%) Cloud Engineer
5 42 (13.95%) Senior Software Engineer
6 33 (10.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 33 (10.96%) Principal Engineer
7 28 (9.30%) Principal Software Engineer
8 27 (8.97%) Administrator
8 27 (8.97%) Systems Administrator
8 27 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
9 21 (6.98%) Senior Developer
10 17 (5.65%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (4.98%) Cloud Software Engineer
12 13 (4.32%) Development Engineer
12 13 (4.32%) Software Developer
13 12 (3.99%) Senior Manager
13 12 (3.99%) Operations Manager
14 9 (2.99%) C++ Software Engineer
14 9 (2.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.29%) LAMP
2 33 (10.96%) Web Services
3 28 (9.30%) .NET
3 28 (9.30%) CSS
4 26 (8.64%) HTML
5 25 (8.31%) Middleware
6 24 (7.97%) MCollective
7 19 (6.31%) Oracle Fusion
8 18 (5.98%) WebCenter
9 13 (4.32%) jQuery
9 13 (4.32%) Twisted
10 12 (3.99%) JSON
10 12 (3.99%) CGI
11 10 (3.32%) XML
11 10 (3.32%) HTML5
12 9 (2.99%) REST
13 8 (2.66%) SOAP
14 7 (2.33%) CSS3
15 6 (1.99%) Akka
16 5 (1.66%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 24 (7.97%) Data Centre
3 23 (7.64%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (7.64%) Management Information System
4 21 (6.98%) Digital Media
5 19 (6.31%) Mathematics
5 19 (6.31%) Public Cloud
6 14 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.99%) Physics
8 10 (3.32%) DTV
9 8 (2.66%) MPEG
9 8 (2.66%) Visualisation
10 7 (2.33%) Xbox
11 6 (1.99%) User Experience
12 5 (1.66%) GIS
12 5 (1.66%) Device Driver
13 4 (1.33%) Clustering
14 2 (0.66%) Internet of Things
15 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
15 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 164 (54.49%) Linux
2 84 (27.91%) UNIX
3 32 (10.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (9.30%) Ubuntu
5 22 (7.31%) CentOS
6 19 (6.31%) Windows
7 14 (4.65%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (3.99%) Debian
9 8 (2.66%) Android
10 6 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.66%) Solaris
12 4 (1.33%) Fedora
13 2 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (47.18%) Software Engineering
2 112 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (28.90%) DevOps
4 77 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (24.92%) Configuration Management
6 46 (15.28%) Open Source
7 41 (13.62%) OO
8 39 (12.96%) Data Management
9 37 (12.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 34 (11.30%) TDD
10 34 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (10.96%) Mentoring
12 30 (9.97%) SDLC
13 23 (7.64%) Scrum
14 19 (6.31%) Service Delivery
14 19 (6.31%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (6.31%) Build Automation
15 18 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
15 18 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (5.98%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (49.17%) Java
2 121 (40.20%) Perl
3 96 (31.89%) Ruby
4 78 (25.91%) Bash Shell
5 65 (21.59%) Scala
6 61 (20.27%) Clojure
7 59 (19.60%) C++
8 57 (18.94%) JavaScript
9 44 (14.62%) PHP
10 37 (12.29%) C
11 31 (10.30%) C#
11 31 (10.30%) PowerShell
12 20 (6.64%) Shell Script
13 18 (5.98%) Jython
14 15 (4.98%) SQL
15 12 (3.99%) Groovy
16 9 (2.99%) R
16 9 (2.99%) Go
17 5 (1.66%) Bourne shell
17 5 (1.66%) Korn
Qualifications
1 82 (27.24%) Degree
2 27 (8.97%) CCNA
2 27 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) PhD
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.98%) QA
System Software
1 91 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (18.94%) Docker
3 40 (13.29%) KVM
4 39 (12.96%) LXC
4 39 (12.96%) Xen
5 21 (6.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 18 (5.98%) VirtualBox
7 8 (2.66%) Samba
8 6 (1.99%) Active Directory
9 5 (1.66%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.66%) RHEV
10 2 (0.66%) NFS
10 2 (0.66%) Squid
10 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.66%) Gluster
10 2 (0.66%) Varnish
10 2 (0.66%) oVirt
10 2 (0.66%) GFS2
11 1 (0.33%) Firmware
11 1 (0.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 109 (36.21%) Puppet
2 71 (23.59%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (16.61%) Nagios
4 39 (12.96%) Ansible
5 32 (10.63%) Graphite
6 27 (8.97%) Salt
7 26 (8.64%) Vagrant
8 18 (5.98%) Oracle Identity Management
9 9 (2.99%) Zenoss
10 6 (1.99%) Kibana
11 5 (1.66%) Opsview
11 5 (1.66%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.00%) Capistrano
12 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.66%) SELinux
13 2 (0.66%) Pacemaker
13 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.66%) Cobbler
14 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
14 1 (0.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 102 (33.89%) VMware
2 69 (22.92%) Oracle
3 37 (12.29%) Google
4 36 (11.96%) Red Hat
5 26 (8.64%) Rackspace
6 20 (6.64%) HP
7 12 (3.99%) Cisco
8 10 (3.32%) SAP
9 5 (1.66%) Sybase
9 5 (1.66%) Mapinfo
9 5 (1.66%) ESRI
10 2 (0.66%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.33%) Citrix
11 1 (0.33%) Cadence
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday,pension, health+
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago