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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 50 74 88
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 87 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.81% 2.83% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.72% 5.16% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 80 52 31
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,250 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1127 1047 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 62.27% 54.87% 60.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 937 912
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 117 (63.59%) Software Engineering
2 109 (59.24%) Java
3 91 (49.46%) Linux
4 83 (45.11%) Telecoms
5 71 (38.59%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (36.96%) Digital Media
7 57 (30.98%) Perl
8 53 (28.80%) Git (software)
9 51 (27.72%) JavaScript
10 50 (27.17%) Ruby
10 50 (27.17%) Amazon AWS
11 48 (26.09%) Clojure
12 46 (25.00%) Degree
13 43 (23.37%) Artifactory
13 43 (23.37%) Sonatype Nexus
14 41 (22.28%) VMware
14 41 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (22.28%) OO
14 41 (22.28%) OpenStack
15 40 (21.74%) Docker
15 40 (21.74%) C++
16 38 (20.65%) Opscode Chef
16 38 (20.65%) Puppet
17 36 (19.57%) Go
17 36 (19.57%) Jenkins
17 36 (19.57%) C#
18 35 (19.02%) HTML
18 35 (19.02%) Ant
18 35 (19.02%) Maven
18 35 (19.02%) Gradle

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 41 (22.28%) OpenStack
2 14 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (5.98%) Apache
3 11 (5.98%) Apache Spark
3 11 (5.98%) JBoss
3 11 (5.98%) WebLogic
3 11 (5.98%) WebSphere
4 10 (5.43%) Apache Solr
4 10 (5.43%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.35%) Jetty
6 7 (3.80%) Node.js
7 4 (2.17%) IIS
8 3 (1.63%) CloudStack
8 3 (1.63%) Mule
8 3 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.09%) CMS
10 1 (0.54%) nginx
10 1 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Mathematica
1 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (8.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (3.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.54%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.54%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 50 (27.17%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (13.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (13.04%) Google App Engine
4 21 (11.41%) SaaS
5 17 (9.24%) IaaS
5 17 (9.24%) PaaS
6 13 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (4.89%) HP Helion
9 3 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.63%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.33%) Internet
2 7 (3.80%) HTTP
3 6 (3.26%) Firewall
4 3 (1.63%) DNS
5 2 (1.09%) DLNA
5 2 (1.09%) DVB
5 2 (1.09%) FTP
5 2 (1.09%) HbbTV
5 2 (1.09%) LAN
5 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.09%) VPN
5 2 (1.09%) WAN
6 1 (0.54%) SSH
6 1 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.93%) Big Data
2 28 (15.22%) MySQL
3 26 (14.13%) NoSQL
4 19 (10.33%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (9.78%) SQL Server
6 16 (8.70%) MongoDB
7 13 (7.07%) Hadoop
7 13 (7.07%) Redis
8 9 (4.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.35%) Couchbase
9 8 (4.35%) Riak
10 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.54%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (28.80%) Git (software)
2 43 (23.37%) Artifactory
2 43 (23.37%) Sonatype Nexus
3 36 (19.57%) Jenkins
4 35 (19.02%) Ant
4 35 (19.02%) Gradle
4 35 (19.02%) Maven
5 31 (16.85%) Hudson
6 6 (3.26%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.63%) Subversion
7 3 (1.63%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.09%) Selenium
8 2 (1.09%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.54%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.54%) CasperJS
9 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.54%) Grunt
9 1 (0.54%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.54%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 83 (45.11%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.24%) Electronics
2 17 (9.24%) Finance
3 16 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 16 (8.70%) Marketing
4 8 (4.35%) Banking
4 8 (4.35%) Retail
5 5 (2.72%) Advertising
6 4 (2.17%) Games
7 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 42 (22.83%) Senior Software Engineer
3 38 (20.65%) Developer
3 38 (20.65%) Java Engineer
4 33 (17.93%) Java Software Engineer
5 29 (15.76%) Python Software Engineer
6 21 (11.41%) Linux Engineer
7 19 (10.33%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.70%) Principal Engineer
8 16 (8.70%) Principal Software Engineer
8 16 (8.70%) Senior Java Engineer
8 16 (8.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 15 (8.15%) C++ Software Engineer
10 14 (7.61%) Ruby Engineer
11 13 (7.07%) Perl Software Engineer
12 12 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (6.52%) Scala Software Engineer
13 10 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
13 10 (5.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 8 (4.35%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.02%) HTML
2 34 (18.48%) CSS
3 27 (14.67%) .NET
4 16 (8.70%) Web Services
5 13 (7.07%) Django
6 12 (6.52%) HTML5
7 11 (5.98%) LAMP
8 10 (5.43%) JSON
9 9 (4.89%) ELK Stack
9 9 (4.89%) jQuery
9 9 (4.89%) React
9 9 (4.89%) REST
10 8 (4.35%) ASP.NET
10 8 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (4.35%) Lucene
11 6 (3.26%) AngularJS
11 6 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (2.72%) Java SE
12 5 (2.72%) Middleware
13 4 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (36.96%) Digital Media
2 14 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.89%) Mathematics
3 9 (4.89%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.80%) Physics
5 7 (3.80%) User Experience
6 5 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.72%) Statistics
7 4 (2.17%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.17%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.63%) Replication
9 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.09%) DTV
9 2 (1.09%) FMCG
9 2 (1.09%) Kindle
9 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.09%) MPEG
9 2 (1.09%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 91 (49.46%) Linux
2 31 (16.85%) Unix
3 14 (7.61%) Android
4 12 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (5.98%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.80%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.26%) Windows
8 5 (2.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (63.59%) Software Engineering
2 71 (38.59%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (22.28%) OO
4 33 (17.93%) DevOps
4 33 (17.93%) TDD
5 27 (14.67%) Scrum
6 26 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (14.13%) Functional Programming
7 24 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 21 (11.41%) Configuration Management
9 20 (10.87%) Multithreading
10 19 (10.33%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (10.33%) High Availability
11 17 (9.24%) Open Source
12 15 (8.15%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (8.15%) Programme Management
13 14 (7.61%) Data Management
13 14 (7.61%) Software Architecture
14 13 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (6.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 109 (59.24%) Java
2 57 (30.98%) Perl
3 51 (27.72%) JavaScript
4 50 (27.17%) Ruby
5 48 (26.09%) Clojure
6 40 (21.74%) C++
7 36 (19.57%) C#
7 36 (19.57%) Go
8 34 (18.48%) Scala
9 32 (17.39%) Bash Shell
10 19 (10.33%) Erlang
10 19 (10.33%) Haskell
11 17 (9.24%) C
12 13 (7.07%) PHP
12 13 (7.07%) SQL
13 8 (4.35%) PowerShell
14 7 (3.80%) R
14 7 (3.80%) Rust
15 4 (2.17%) Groovy
15 4 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.09%) CCNA
4 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) LPIC
4 2 (1.09%) MCSE
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (1.09%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (1.09%) Server+ Certification
5 1 (0.54%) ISEB
5 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.17%) QA
2 3 (1.63%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) OIPF
System Software
1 41 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (21.74%) Docker
3 34 (18.48%) Xen
4 21 (11.41%) LXC
5 9 (4.89%) KVM
6 3 (1.63%) vSphere
6 3 (1.63%) XenServer
7 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.09%) NFS
7 2 (1.09%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.54%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.54%) Snort
Systems Management
1 38 (20.65%) Opscode Chef
1 38 (20.65%) Puppet
2 28 (15.22%) Ansible
3 11 (5.98%) Salt
4 9 (4.89%) Kibana
5 8 (4.35%) logstash
6 4 (2.17%) Nagios
6 4 (2.17%) Zenoss
7 3 (1.63%) Capistrano
7 3 (1.63%) Cobbler
7 3 (1.63%) Terraform
7 3 (1.63%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.54%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.54%) Graphite
9 1 (0.54%) QRadar
9 1 (0.54%) RSA enVision
9 1 (0.54%) RSA Security Analytics
9 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 41 (22.28%) VMware
2 33 (17.93%) Oracle
3 25 (13.59%) Google
4 15 (8.15%) SAP
5 12 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.52%) Rackspace
6 10 (5.43%) Red Hat
7 9 (4.89%) HP
8 7 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.63%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.54%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.54%) LogLogic
10 1 (0.54%) Perforce
10 1 (0.54%) Siebel
10 1 (0.54%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.54%) Symantec
10 1 (0.54%) Trend Micro
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