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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 61 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Python 56 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.14% 1.72% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 2.83% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 30
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 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,500 £43,000
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
904 954 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.64% 60.73% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 759 885 809
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 £53,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Bristol

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 69 (48.94%) Ruby
2 63 (44.68%) Java
3 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 43 (30.50%) C++
5 40 (28.37%) Degree
6 39 (27.66%) Software Engineering
7 38 (26.95%) C#
7 38 (26.95%) Linux
8 37 (26.24%) PHP
8 37 (26.24%) Bash Shell
9 35 (24.82%) Perl
10 30 (21.28%) C
11 29 (20.57%) Windows
12 28 (19.86%) Open Source
13 27 (19.15%) SQL
14 26 (18.44%) jQuery
15 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (16.31%) HTML
15 23 (16.31%) MySQL
15 23 (16.31%) CSS
15 23 (16.31%) Aerospace
16 20 (14.18%) UNIX
16 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
17 19 (13.48%) Telecoms
18 17 (12.06%) .NET
19 16 (11.35%) LAMP
19 16 (11.35%) QA
19 16 (11.35%) HTML5
20 15 (10.64%) Scrum
20 15 (10.64%) Manufacturing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (8.51%) Apache
2 11 (7.80%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.09%) WordPress
4 4 (2.84%) Node.js
5 3 (2.13%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.42%) SAS
6 2 (1.42%) Zimbra
7 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.71%) Drupal
7 1 (0.71%) CMS
7 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (8.51%) NASTRAN
2 4 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.84%) Abaqus
3 3 (2.13%) MS Office
4 2 (1.42%) SPSS
4 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.51%) SaaS
2 10 (7.09%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.26%) Google Apps
4 5 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.93%) iSCSI
1 14 (9.93%) Fibre Channel
2 12 (8.51%) HTTP
3 11 (7.80%) LDAP
4 8 (5.67%) IPv4
4 8 (5.67%) Internet
5 7 (4.96%) SAN
5 7 (4.96%) IPv6
6 6 (4.26%) VoIP
6 6 (4.26%) WAN
7 3 (2.13%) Firewall
8 2 (1.42%) VPN
8 2 (1.42%) SSH
9 1 (0.71%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.71%) VLAN
9 1 (0.71%) NAS
9 1 (0.71%) SSL
9 1 (0.71%) DNS
9 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.31%) MySQL
2 13 (9.22%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.22%) Big Data
2 13 (9.22%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.71%) Redis
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Selenium
2 9 (6.38%) FitNesse
3 7 (4.96%) JMeter
4 6 (4.26%) WebDriver
5 5 (3.55%) Subversion
5 5 (3.55%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.84%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.84%) Ranorex
7 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.42%) WATIR
7 2 (1.42%) Maven
7 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.42%) WatiN
8 1 (0.71%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.71%) Hudson
8 1 (0.71%) Xcode
8 1 (0.71%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.71%) JIRA
8 1 (0.71%) Bugzilla
General
1 23 (16.31%) Aerospace
2 19 (13.48%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.64%) Manufacturing
4 14 (9.93%) Finance
5 6 (4.26%) Electronics
5 6 (4.26%) Marketing
6 5 (3.55%) Banking
6 5 (3.55%) Retail
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Publishing
7 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (25.53%) Developer
2 18 (12.77%) Software Engineer
3 16 (11.35%) Web Developer
4 13 (9.22%) Consultant
5 12 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (8.51%) Administrator
5 12 (8.51%) Tester
6 11 (7.80%) PHP Developer
6 11 (7.80%) Analyst
7 10 (7.09%) Junior
7 10 (7.09%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.09%) PHP Web Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Junior Web Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Junior Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Junior PHP Web Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Junior PHP Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Support Specialist
9 8 (5.67%) IT Support Specialist
9 8 (5.67%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.44%) jQuery
2 23 (16.31%) HTML
2 23 (16.31%) CSS
3 17 (12.06%) .NET
4 16 (11.35%) LAMP
4 16 (11.35%) HTML5
5 11 (7.80%) STL
5 11 (7.80%) ATL
6 9 (6.38%) CSS3
6 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.96%) Silverlight
8 6 (4.26%) Middleware
8 6 (4.26%) Spring
9 5 (3.55%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (3.55%) Java EE
9 5 (3.55%) Servlets
9 5 (3.55%) Flash
10 4 (2.84%) Web Services
11 3 (2.13%) Backbone.js
11 3 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.86%) Open Source
2 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.22%) Mathematics
4 12 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 12 (8.51%) Digital Media
5 11 (7.80%) Physics
6 6 (4.26%) Xbox
7 5 (3.55%) Data Integration
7 5 (3.55%) Online Banking
7 5 (3.55%) DTV
8 3 (2.13%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.42%) Statistics
10 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.71%) Clustering
10 1 (0.71%) Informatics
10 1 (0.71%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 38 (26.95%) Linux
2 29 (20.57%) Windows
3 20 (14.18%) UNIX
4 14 (9.93%) Solaris
5 9 (6.38%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.96%) CentOS
7 6 (4.26%) Ubuntu
7 6 (4.26%) Fedora
8 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.13%) Debian
9 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.66%) Software Engineering
2 23 (16.31%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (10.64%) Scrum
3 15 (10.64%) E-Commerce
4 13 (9.22%) Configuration Management
5 12 (8.51%) Identity Management
6 10 (7.09%) Automated Testing
7 9 (6.38%) Test Automation
7 9 (6.38%) TDD
7 9 (6.38%) Project Management
8 8 (5.67%) Test Strategy
8 8 (5.67%) Software Architecture
9 7 (4.96%) BDD
9 7 (4.96%) Analytics
9 7 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (4.96%) QMS
9 7 (4.96%) Project Planning
9 7 (4.96%) UML
9 7 (4.96%) OO
10 6 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 69 (48.94%) Ruby
2 63 (44.68%) Java
3 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 43 (30.50%) C++
5 38 (26.95%) C#
6 37 (26.24%) PHP
6 37 (26.24%) Bash Shell
7 35 (24.82%) Perl
8 30 (21.28%) C
9 27 (19.15%) SQL
10 13 (9.22%) Lisp
11 12 (8.51%) Fortran
12 9 (6.38%) PHP5
13 8 (5.67%) VC++
13 8 (5.67%) VBA
14 7 (4.96%) Assembly Language
14 7 (4.96%) Ada
15 5 (3.55%) Shell Script
16 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (28.37%) Degree
2 9 (6.38%) PhD
3 4 (2.84%) ISEB
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.71%) RHCE
4 1 (0.71%) CCNP
4 1 (0.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.35%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.51%) GPFS
2 11 (7.80%) Samba
2 11 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.80%) NFS
3 9 (6.38%) Xen
4 3 (2.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.71%) Squid
5 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.67%) Bcfg2
2 5 (3.55%) Nagios
3 3 (2.13%) Puppet
3 3 (2.13%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.42%) logstash
5 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.71%) YUM
5 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.71%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.71%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.51%) VMware
3 10 (7.09%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.38%) Oracle
5 6 (4.26%) Google
5 6 (4.26%) Facebook
6 5 (3.55%) SAP
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco
7 2 (1.42%) Zend
7 2 (1.42%) Scalix
8 1 (0.71%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.71%) Sencha
8 1 (0.71%) Splunk
8 1 (0.71%) Tableau
8 1 (0.71%) Empirix
8 1 (0.71%) HP
8 1 (0.71%) Citrix
8 1 (0.71%) IBM
8 1 (0.71%) Compuware
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £28500 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - flexible benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: 25 days holiday, pension, share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
DP Connect
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + pension + flexible working hours
Posted: 27 days ago