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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 16 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 155 224 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.09% 15.72% 14.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.47% 24.40% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 144 201 209
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
839 918 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.86% 64.42% 66.23%
Number of salaries quoted 756 814 974
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 June 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (42.00%) Linux
2 129 (36.86%) Java
3 127 (36.29%) C++
4 114 (32.57%) Perl
5 94 (26.86%) Degree
6 91 (26.00%) C
7 90 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (25.71%) Software Engineering
8 81 (23.14%) JavaScript
9 70 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 67 (19.14%) HTML
11 62 (17.71%) CSS
12 60 (17.14%) Bash Shell
13 52 (14.86%) Algorithms
14 49 (14.00%) Scrum
15 48 (13.71%) SQL
16 46 (13.14%) jQuery
17 45 (12.86%) SDLC
17 45 (12.86%) Windows
18 42 (12.00%) Web Services
19 41 (11.71%) C#
20 40 (11.43%) Django
21 38 (10.86%) Mathematics
21 38 (10.86%) Git (software)
21 38 (10.86%) Pharmaceutical
22 37 (10.57%) NoSQL
23 35 (10.00%) RESTful
23 35 (10.00%) Electronics
23 35 (10.00%) Unix
24 33 (9.43%) Open Source

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 27 (7.71%) CMS
2 16 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.57%) Apache
4 6 (1.71%) IIS
5 5 (1.43%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.14%) ArcGIS
6 4 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.86%) Confluence
8 2 (0.57%) nginx
9 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.29%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.29%) SAS
9 1 (0.29%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Simulink
2 2 (0.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.29%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.86%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.00%) GitHub
5 2 (0.57%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.29%) TCP/IP
2 18 (5.14%) HTTP
3 6 (1.71%) DNS
4 4 (1.14%) Internet
4 4 (1.14%) LDAP
5 3 (0.86%) Firewall
6 2 (0.57%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.57%) SSL
6 2 (0.57%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.57%) X.509
6 2 (0.57%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.29%) LTE
7 1 (0.29%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) OFDM
7 1 (0.29%) OpenFlow
7 1 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.29%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.29%) WAN
7 1 (0.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.57%) NoSQL
2 23 (6.57%) Big Data
3 21 (6.00%) MySQL
4 19 (5.43%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.57%) Data Mining
6 13 (3.71%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.43%) Text Mining
8 11 (3.14%) HBase
9 10 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.43%) SQL Server
11 4 (1.14%) Electronic Patient Records
11 4 (1.14%) GIS
11 4 (1.14%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.86%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.57%) IDOL
14 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.29%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (10.86%) Git (software)
2 26 (7.43%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.86%) JIRA
4 14 (4.00%) Selenium
5 10 (2.86%) Maven
6 9 (2.57%) Bugzilla
7 7 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.00%) JUnit
7 7 (2.00%) NUnit
8 5 (1.43%) Subversion
9 4 (1.14%) Artifactory
9 4 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.86%) CMake
10 3 (0.86%) Gradle
10 3 (0.86%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.57%) Robot Framework
12 1 (0.29%) Bower
12 1 (0.29%) Grunt
12 1 (0.29%) gulp
General
1 38 (10.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 35 (10.00%) Electronics
3 7 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.43%) Finance
4 5 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.14%) Advertising
6 3 (0.86%) Aerospace
6 3 (0.86%) Military
7 2 (0.57%) Marketing
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.29%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (39.14%) Developer
2 43 (12.29%) Python Developer
3 41 (11.71%) Test Engineer
4 33 (9.43%) Full Stack Developer
4 33 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
4 33 (9.43%) Software Engineer
5 32 (9.14%) Software Developer
6 29 (8.29%) Software Test Engineer
7 27 (7.71%) Author
7 27 (7.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 27 (7.71%) Programmer
7 27 (7.71%) Senior Technical Author
7 27 (7.71%) Technical Author
8 24 (6.86%) Test Automation Engineer
9 23 (6.57%) Java Developer
10 22 (6.29%) C++ Developer
11 20 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (5.14%) AWS Engineer
12 18 (5.14%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (19.14%) HTML
2 62 (17.71%) CSS
3 46 (13.14%) jQuery
4 42 (12.00%) Web Services
5 40 (11.43%) Django
6 35 (10.00%) RESTful
7 31 (8.86%) AngularJS
8 30 (8.57%) .NET
8 30 (8.57%) CSS3
8 30 (8.57%) HTML5
9 27 (7.71%) JSON
10 25 (7.14%) XML
11 18 (5.14%) Natural Language Processing
12 16 (4.57%) ASP.NET
13 13 (3.71%) REST
14 12 (3.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 11 (3.14%) STL
16 10 (2.86%) Ember.js
17 7 (2.00%) Gherkin
17 7 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 52 (14.86%) Algorithms
3 38 (10.86%) Mathematics
4 27 (7.71%) Vector Graphics
5 20 (5.71%) Physics
6 19 (5.43%) Life Science
7 18 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (4.86%) Informatics
9 14 (4.00%) Data Structures
10 12 (3.43%) Smart Meter
11 10 (2.86%) Mobile App
12 7 (2.00%) Replication
12 7 (2.00%) User Experience
13 6 (1.71%) Biology
13 6 (1.71%) Ontologies
14 5 (1.43%) Clustering
14 5 (1.43%) Health Informatics
14 5 (1.43%) W3C
14 5 (1.43%) Web 2.0
15 4 (1.14%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 147 (42.00%) Linux
2 45 (12.86%) Windows
3 35 (10.00%) Unix
4 7 (2.00%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.71%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.14%) AIX
6 4 (1.14%) CentOS
6 4 (1.14%) Debian
6 4 (1.14%) HPUX
6 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.14%) Solaris
6 4 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.29%) Android
7 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
1 90 (25.71%) Software Engineering
2 49 (14.00%) Scrum
3 45 (12.86%) SDLC
4 33 (9.43%) Open Source
5 32 (9.14%) Test Automation
6 31 (8.86%) Mentoring
7 30 (8.57%) DevOps
8 27 (7.71%) Coaching
8 27 (7.71%) Content Management
9 26 (7.43%) OOP
9 26 (7.43%) TDD
10 22 (6.29%) Automated Testing
10 22 (6.29%) Front End Development
11 21 (6.00%) Web Design
12 19 (5.43%) Manual Testing
12 19 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (5.14%) BDD
14 17 (4.86%) Analytics
14 17 (4.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 129 (36.86%) Java
2 127 (36.29%) C++
3 114 (32.57%) Perl
4 91 (26.00%) C
5 81 (23.14%) JavaScript
6 60 (17.14%) Bash Shell
7 48 (13.71%) SQL
8 41 (11.71%) C#
9 18 (5.14%) Ruby
10 15 (4.29%) PHP
11 13 (3.71%) Erlang
11 13 (3.71%) Scala
12 8 (2.29%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.00%) Lua
13 7 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.43%) Embedded C
14 5 (1.43%) R
15 3 (0.86%) Assembly Language
15 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 94 (26.86%) Degree
2 15 (4.29%) PhD
3 5 (1.43%) Postgraduate
4 3 (0.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.14%) QA
2 6 (1.71%) SNOMED CT
3 5 (1.43%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (4.57%) Docker
2 12 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.57%) Firmware
4 7 (2.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.86%) Corosync
5 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.86%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.29%) iptables
6 1 (0.29%) Postfix
6 1 (0.29%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.29%) Xen
6 1 (0.29%) XenApp
6 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (6.57%) Puppet
2 18 (5.14%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (4.86%) Ansible
4 7 (2.00%) CFEngine
5 3 (0.86%) Pacemaker
6 2 (0.57%) Nagios
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.29%) Grafana
7 1 (0.29%) Graphite
7 1 (0.29%) Kibana
7 1 (0.29%) logstash
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 14 (4.00%) VMware
2 10 (2.86%) Oracle
3 6 (1.71%) Red Hat
3 6 (1.71%) Roku
4 5 (1.43%) Perforce
5 4 (1.14%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.14%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.86%) Coverity
7 2 (0.57%) Panasonic
7 2 (0.57%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.29%) BT
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco
8 1 (0.29%) Dell
8 1 (0.29%) ESRI
8 1 (0.29%) Google
8 1 (0.29%) NetApp
8 1 (0.29%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.29%) SAP
8 1 (0.29%) Splunk
8 1 (0.29%) Vertica
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