The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 16 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 176 235 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.26% 16.64% 14.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.35% 25.35% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 164 209 222
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Python
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
865 927 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.10% 65.65% 66.68%
Number of salaries quoted 768 829 1083
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Python
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Cambridge region.

Python Salary Trend in Cambridge

Python
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Python.

1 147 (41.53%) Linux
2 118 (33.33%) Perl
3 117 (33.05%) C++
4 114 (32.20%) Java
5 105 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (27.12%) Degree
7 95 (26.84%) Software Engineering
8 91 (25.71%) JavaScript
9 76 (21.47%) HTML
10 74 (20.90%) C
11 70 (19.77%) CSS
12 62 (17.51%) Computer Science
13 59 (16.67%) Bash Shell
14 57 (16.10%) Scrum
15 56 (15.82%) jQuery
16 49 (13.84%) SQL
16 49 (13.84%) Git (software)
17 48 (13.56%) Django
18 45 (12.71%) SDLC
19 44 (12.43%) Electronics
19 44 (12.43%) Algorithms
20 42 (11.86%) Web Services
20 42 (11.86%) Windows
21 41 (11.58%) TDD
22 39 (11.02%) Pharmaceutical
23 38 (10.73%) QA
24 36 (10.17%) RESTful
25 35 (9.89%) NoSQL
26 33 (9.32%) CSS3
26 33 (9.32%) AngularJS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (7.34%) CMS
2 14 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (2.82%) Apache
4 9 (2.54%) Node.js
5 5 (1.41%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.41%) IIS
6 4 (1.13%) ArcGIS
6 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.85%) Confluence
8 2 (0.56%) nginx
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.28%) SAS
9 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.28%) uWSGI
Applications
1 3 (0.85%) MS Excel
1 3 (0.85%) Simulink
2 1 (0.28%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.98%) GitHub
5 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.93%) TCP/IP
2 19 (5.37%) HTTP
3 6 (1.69%) DNS
4 4 (1.13%) LDAP
5 3 (0.85%) Wireless
6 2 (0.56%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.56%) Firewall
6 2 (0.56%) Internet
6 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.56%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.28%) LTE
7 1 (0.28%) OFDM
7 1 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.28%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.28%) VLAN
7 1 (0.28%) VPN
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.89%) NoSQL
2 25 (7.06%) MySQL
3 23 (6.50%) Big Data
4 18 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.80%) Data Mining
6 14 (3.95%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.95%) Text Mining
7 9 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (2.54%) HBase
7 9 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.13%) Electronic Patient Records
8 4 (1.13%) GIS
8 4 (1.13%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.13%) SQL Server
9 3 (0.85%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.56%) IDOL
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 49 (13.84%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.91%) Jenkins
3 24 (6.78%) JIRA
4 16 (4.52%) Selenium
5 12 (3.39%) Bugzilla
5 12 (3.39%) Maven
6 6 (1.69%) Artifactory
6 6 (1.69%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.69%) JUnit
6 6 (1.69%) NUnit
6 6 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.13%) Bower
7 4 (1.13%) Grunt
7 4 (1.13%) gulp
7 4 (1.13%) Subversion
8 3 (0.85%) CMake
8 3 (0.85%) Gradle
8 3 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (0.85%) SonarQube
General
1 44 (12.43%) Electronics
2 39 (11.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.69%) Finance
5 4 (1.13%) Advertising
5 4 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.85%) Military
7 2 (0.56%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Games
8 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.28%) Retail
8 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (40.96%) Developer
2 54 (15.25%) Python Developer
3 45 (12.71%) Test Engineer
4 38 (10.73%) Full Stack Developer
5 32 (9.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 32 (9.04%) Software Engineer
6 30 (8.47%) Software Test Engineer
7 29 (8.19%) Programmer
8 28 (7.91%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (7.63%) Test Automation Engineer
10 26 (7.34%) Author
10 26 (7.34%) Senior Technical Author
10 26 (7.34%) Technical Author
11 25 (7.06%) Software Developer
12 23 (6.50%) Senior Developer
13 22 (6.21%) C++ Developer
13 22 (6.21%) Java Developer
14 19 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (5.37%) Tester
15 17 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (21.47%) HTML
2 70 (19.77%) CSS
3 56 (15.82%) jQuery
4 48 (13.56%) Django
5 42 (11.86%) Web Services
6 36 (10.17%) RESTful
7 33 (9.32%) AngularJS
7 33 (9.32%) CSS3
7 33 (9.32%) HTML5
8 26 (7.34%) XML
9 24 (6.78%) JSON
10 21 (5.93%) Natural Language Processing
11 20 (5.65%) .NET
12 18 (5.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 17 (4.80%) STL
14 12 (3.39%) REST
15 11 (3.11%) ASP.NET
16 10 (2.82%) Ember.js
17 7 (1.98%) LAMP
18 6 (1.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 62 (17.51%) Computer Science
2 44 (12.43%) Algorithms
3 31 (8.76%) Mathematics
4 23 (6.50%) Life Science
5 19 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (4.80%) Informatics
7 14 (3.95%) Mobile App
8 13 (3.67%) Smart Meter
9 12 (3.39%) Data Structures
9 12 (3.39%) Physics
10 8 (2.26%) Biology
11 7 (1.98%) User Experience
12 6 (1.69%) Clustering
12 6 (1.69%) Ontologies
12 6 (1.69%) Replication
13 5 (1.41%) Health Informatics
13 5 (1.41%) W3C
13 5 (1.41%) Web 2.0
14 4 (1.13%) Digital Media
14 4 (1.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 147 (41.53%) Linux
2 42 (11.86%) Windows
3 33 (9.32%) Unix
4 7 (1.98%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.13%) AIX
6 4 (1.13%) HPUX
6 4 (1.13%) Solaris
7 3 (0.85%) Android
7 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.56%) CentOS
8 2 (0.56%) Debian
8 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (26.84%) Software Engineering
3 57 (16.10%) Scrum
4 45 (12.71%) SDLC
5 41 (11.58%) TDD
6 33 (9.32%) Test Automation
7 29 (8.19%) Mentoring
7 29 (8.19%) Open Source
8 26 (7.34%) Coaching
8 26 (7.34%) Content Management
8 26 (7.34%) Front End Development
9 24 (6.78%) DevOps
9 24 (6.78%) OOP
10 23 (6.50%) BDD
10 23 (6.50%) Web Design
11 21 (5.93%) Manual Testing
12 20 (5.65%) Automated Testing
12 20 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (5.65%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (5.37%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 118 (33.33%) Perl
2 117 (33.05%) C++
3 114 (32.20%) Java
4 91 (25.71%) JavaScript
5 74 (20.90%) C
6 59 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 49 (13.84%) SQL
8 32 (9.04%) C#
9 15 (4.24%) PHP
10 14 (3.95%) Scala
11 13 (3.67%) Erlang
11 13 (3.67%) Ruby
12 7 (1.98%) Lua
12 7 (1.98%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.69%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.41%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.85%) Assembly Language
15 3 (0.85%) R
16 2 (0.56%) Groovy
16 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 96 (27.12%) Degree
2 11 (3.11%) PhD
3 4 (1.13%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.73%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) SNOMED CT
3 5 (1.41%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (4.24%) Docker
2 11 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.54%) Firmware
4 6 (1.69%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.85%) Corosync
5 3 (0.85%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.28%) iptables
7 1 (0.28%) Postfix
7 1 (0.28%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.28%) Xen
7 1 (0.28%) XenApp
7 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (5.08%) Puppet
2 14 (3.95%) Ansible
3 13 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.41%) CFEngine
5 3 (0.85%) Pacemaker
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.28%) Nagios
7 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (3.11%) VMware
2 10 (2.82%) Oracle
3 7 (1.98%) Roku
4 6 (1.69%) Perforce
5 5 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.13%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.13%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.85%) Coverity
8 2 (0.56%) Google
8 2 (0.56%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco
9 1 (0.28%) Dell
9 1 (0.28%) ESRI
9 1 (0.28%) NetApp
9 1 (0.28%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.28%) SAP
9 1 (0.28%) Vertica
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