The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 48 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 75 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.04% 2.64% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.92% 4.25% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 20
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
947 1011 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 51.05% 62.18% 60.40%
Number of salaries quoted 776 929 889
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
South West

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 11 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 62 (43.66%) Ruby
2 59 (41.55%) Java
3 47 (33.10%) Linux
4 45 (31.69%) Bash Shell
5 44 (30.99%) JavaScript
6 42 (29.58%) Software Engineering
7 40 (28.17%) PHP
7 40 (28.17%) C++
8 37 (26.06%) Perl
9 36 (25.35%) Degree
10 35 (24.65%) C#
11 31 (21.83%) MySQL
12 30 (21.13%) Open Source
13 29 (20.42%) HTML
13 29 (20.42%) Windows
14 28 (19.72%) CSS
15 27 (19.01%) SQL
16 24 (16.90%) C
16 24 (16.90%) jQuery
17 23 (16.20%) UNIX
18 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (14.08%) Apache
20 19 (13.38%) Aerospace
20 19 (13.38%) LAMP
20 19 (13.38%) QA
21 18 (12.68%) Computer Science
21 18 (12.68%) HTTP
21 18 (12.68%) .NET
22 17 (11.97%) Tomcat
22 17 (11.97%) HTML5

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 20 (14.08%) Apache
2 17 (11.97%) Tomcat
3 13 (9.15%) WordPress
4 3 (2.11%) Node.js
4 3 (2.11%) CMS
4 3 (2.11%) Drupal
5 2 (1.41%) SAS
5 2 (1.41%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) NASTRAN
2 5 (3.52%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.82%) Abaqus
4 3 (2.11%) MS Office
5 2 (1.41%) SPSS
5 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.97%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (8.45%) Google Apps
3 11 (7.75%) SaaS
4 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.68%) HTTP
2 14 (9.86%) IPv4
2 14 (9.86%) Internet
2 14 (9.86%) iSCSI
2 14 (9.86%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (9.15%) IPv6
4 12 (8.45%) VoIP
4 12 (8.45%) WAN
5 11 (7.75%) LDAP
6 7 (4.93%) SAN
7 3 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.11%) Firewall
8 2 (1.41%) SSH
8 2 (1.41%) DVB
8 2 (1.41%) DLNA
8 2 (1.41%) VPN
9 1 (0.70%) DNS
9 1 (0.70%) SSL
9 1 (0.70%) NAS
9 1 (0.70%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.83%) MySQL
2 14 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.15%) NoSQL
3 13 (9.15%) Big Data
4 8 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.70%) Redis
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (10.56%) Selenium
2 10 (7.04%) JMeter
3 9 (6.34%) FitNesse
4 5 (3.52%) WatiN
4 5 (3.52%) WATIR
5 4 (2.82%) Ranorex
5 4 (2.82%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.82%) Subversion
6 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.41%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.41%) TestComplete
7 2 (1.41%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.70%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.70%) Maven
8 1 (0.70%) JIRA
8 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (13.38%) Aerospace
2 16 (11.27%) Telecoms
3 14 (9.86%) Finance
4 13 (9.15%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.52%) Marketing
6 4 (2.82%) Electronics
7 2 (1.41%) Banking
7 2 (1.41%) Retail
7 2 (1.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Games
8 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (28.17%) Developer
2 18 (12.68%) Software Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (11.97%) Administrator
4 16 (11.27%) Web Developer
5 14 (9.86%) Tester
5 14 (9.86%) PHP Developer
6 11 (7.75%) Junior
7 10 (7.04%) PHP Web Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Junior Web Developer
8 9 (6.34%) QA Tester
8 9 (6.34%) Junior PHP Web Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Junior PHP Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Analyst
8 9 (6.34%) Consultant
8 9 (6.34%) Junior Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Automation Tester
8 9 (6.34%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
9 8 (5.63%) Senior Automation Tester
9 8 (5.63%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.42%) HTML
2 28 (19.72%) CSS
3 24 (16.90%) jQuery
4 19 (13.38%) LAMP
5 18 (12.68%) .NET
6 17 (11.97%) HTML5
7 14 (9.86%) Middleware
8 10 (7.04%) ATL
8 10 (7.04%) STL
9 9 (6.34%) CSS3
10 8 (5.63%) Silverlight
10 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.23%) Web Services
11 6 (4.23%) Spring
12 5 (3.52%) Java EE
12 5 (3.52%) Natural Language Processing
12 5 (3.52%) Flash
12 5 (3.52%) Servlets
13 4 (2.82%) Ajax
14 3 (2.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.13%) Open Source
2 18 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.45%) Digital Media
3 12 (8.45%) Mobile App
4 11 (7.75%) Mathematics
5 9 (6.34%) Physics
5 9 (6.34%) Xbox
6 5 (3.52%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.82%) DTV
8 2 (1.41%) MPEG
8 2 (1.41%) W3C
8 2 (1.41%) Statistics
8 2 (1.41%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Informatics
9 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.70%) Replication
9 1 (0.70%) Clustering
9 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (33.10%) Linux
2 29 (20.42%) Windows
3 23 (16.20%) UNIX
4 14 (9.86%) Solaris
5 9 (6.34%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.93%) CentOS
7 6 (4.23%) Fedora
7 6 (4.23%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.11%) Debian
9 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.58%) Software Engineering
2 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (10.56%) Scrum
3 15 (10.56%) E-Commerce
4 13 (9.15%) Configuration Management
5 12 (8.45%) Identity Management
5 12 (8.45%) Software Architecture
6 11 (7.75%) Test Automation
6 11 (7.75%) Test Strategy
6 11 (7.75%) Project Management
6 11 (7.75%) OO
6 11 (7.75%) Automated Testing
7 7 (4.93%) Project Planning
7 7 (4.93%) TDD
7 7 (4.93%) UML
7 7 (4.93%) Analytics
7 7 (4.93%) QMS
8 6 (4.23%) ITIL
8 6 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (43.66%) Ruby
2 59 (41.55%) Java
3 45 (31.69%) Bash Shell
4 44 (30.99%) JavaScript
5 40 (28.17%) PHP
5 40 (28.17%) C++
6 37 (26.06%) Perl
7 35 (24.65%) C#
8 27 (19.01%) SQL
9 24 (16.90%) C
10 13 (9.15%) PHP5
11 11 (7.75%) Lisp
12 8 (5.63%) Fortran
13 7 (4.93%) Assembly Language
13 7 (4.93%) VBA
13 7 (4.93%) VC++
13 7 (4.93%) Ada
14 3 (2.11%) PHP4
14 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (25.35%) Degree
2 8 (5.63%) PhD
3 4 (2.82%) ISEB
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.70%) RHCE
4 1 (0.70%) CCNP
4 1 (0.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.38%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.75%) NFS
1 11 (7.75%) Samba
1 11 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.34%) Xen
3 3 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) Squid
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.63%) Bcfg2
2 4 (2.82%) Nagios
3 2 (1.41%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.41%) Puppet
3 2 (1.41%) logstash
4 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.70%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.70%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.70%) YUM
Vendors
1 14 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.45%) Google
2 12 (8.45%) VMware
3 11 (7.75%) Facebook
4 9 (6.34%) Oracle
4 9 (6.34%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.52%) Zend
6 4 (2.82%) SAP
7 3 (2.11%) IBM
7 3 (2.11%) Empirix
7 3 (2.11%) Compuware
7 3 (2.11%) HP
8 2 (1.41%) Cisco
8 2 (1.41%) Scalix
9 1 (0.70%) Citrix
9 1 (0.70%) Sencha
9 1 (0.70%) Splunk
9 1 (0.70%) Tableau
9 1 (0.70%) Twitter
9 1 (0.70%) Rackspace
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Snap Surveys
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000 DoE
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Atkins
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Atkins
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: work remotely
Posted: 19 days ago