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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 3 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Python 301 189 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.85% 12.95% 16.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.31% 20.72% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 265 154 208
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
829 912 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.95% 62.47% 66.05%
Number of salaries quoted 731 767 866
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 £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 19 January 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 285 (52.97%) C++
2 232 (43.12%) Linux
3 224 (41.64%) Java
4 215 (39.96%) Degree
5 189 (35.13%) Software Engineering
6 174 (32.34%) C
7 170 (31.60%) Computer Science
8 138 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
9 135 (25.09%) Mathematics
10 130 (24.16%) Perl
11 126 (23.42%) C#
12 122 (22.68%) Windows
13 109 (20.26%) Algorithms
14 98 (18.22%) JavaScript
15 88 (16.36%) Physics
16 78 (14.50%) Scrum
17 76 (14.13%) Machine Learning
18 71 (13.20%) Electronics
19 70 (13.01%) Wireless
20 68 (12.64%) Test Automation
21 65 (12.08%) .NET
22 63 (11.71%) PhD
23 56 (10.41%) HTML
23 56 (10.41%) Mentoring
24 54 (10.04%) SDLC
24 54 (10.04%) Bash Shell
25 53 (9.85%) SQL
26 52 (9.67%) MySQL
26 52 (9.67%) Unix
27 50 (9.29%) CSS

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 16 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (1.30%) Apache
2 7 (1.30%) nginx
2 7 (1.30%) OpenStack
2 7 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.30%) WordPress
3 6 (1.12%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (0.93%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.56%) Jetty
6 2 (0.37%) Confluence
6 2 (0.37%) Drupal
6 2 (0.37%) SAS
7 1 (0.19%) Luigi
7 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.12%) Simulink
3 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.37%) SPSS
4 1 (0.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.49%) SaaS
5 7 (1.30%) Office 365
6 6 (1.12%) PaaS
7 5 (0.93%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.19%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 70 (13.01%) Wireless
2 29 (5.39%) Bluetooth
3 27 (5.02%) TCP/IP
4 23 (4.28%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (3.35%) HTTP
6 14 (2.60%) Internet
7 13 (2.42%) 802.11
7 13 (2.42%) LDAP
8 12 (2.23%) DNS
8 12 (2.23%) SSL
9 11 (2.04%) DHCP
10 10 (1.86%) Ethernet
11 9 (1.67%) SAN
12 8 (1.49%) Firewall
13 6 (1.12%) ZigBee
14 5 (0.93%) 3GPP
14 5 (0.93%) LTE
14 5 (0.93%) VLAN
14 5 (0.93%) WPA
15 4 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.67%) MySQL
2 34 (6.32%) NoSQL
3 31 (5.76%) Big Data
4 23 (4.28%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.35%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.42%) Spotfire
7 12 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.86%) Lumira
8 10 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (1.49%) HBase
10 7 (1.30%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.93%) Apache Hive
11 5 (0.93%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.93%) Text Mining
12 3 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.56%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.37%) Data Lake
14 1 (0.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (6.51%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.28%) Jenkins
3 20 (3.72%) JIRA
4 17 (3.16%) Selenium
5 16 (2.97%) Bugzilla
6 14 (2.60%) Subversion
7 10 (1.86%) JUnit
8 9 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (1.30%) Buildbot
9 7 (1.30%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.93%) Grunt
11 4 (0.74%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.74%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.56%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.56%) LabVIEW
12 3 (0.56%) NUnit
12 3 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
13 2 (0.37%) Ant
13 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.37%) TestComplete
General
1 71 (13.20%) Electronics
2 38 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.28%) Finance
4 19 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (2.42%) Games
6 4 (0.74%) Banking
7 3 (0.56%) Automotive
8 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.37%) Retail
9 1 (0.19%) Law
9 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 199 (36.99%) Developer
2 97 (18.03%) Software Engineer
3 86 (15.99%) Software Developer
4 81 (15.06%) Test Engineer
5 63 (11.71%) C++ Developer
5 63 (11.71%) Graduate
6 59 (10.97%) Embedded Engineer
7 57 (10.59%) C++ Software Engineer
7 57 (10.59%) Java Developer
8 49 (9.11%) Java Engineer
8 49 (9.11%) Software Test Engineer
9 43 (7.99%) Test Automation Engineer
10 37 (6.88%) C++ Software Developer
11 36 (6.69%) Java Software Engineer
11 36 (6.69%) Linux Engineer
12 35 (6.51%) Graduate Developer
12 35 (6.51%) Python Developer
13 29 (5.39%) Senior Software Engineer
14 27 (5.02%) Programmer
15 25 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (12.08%) .NET
2 56 (10.41%) HTML
3 50 (9.29%) CSS
4 44 (8.18%) HTML5
5 40 (7.43%) XML
6 39 (7.25%) Web Services
7 34 (6.32%) ASP.NET
8 31 (5.76%) Django
9 30 (5.58%) JSON
10 27 (5.02%) REST
11 24 (4.46%) jQuery
12 20 (3.72%) RESTful
13 19 (3.53%) CSS3
14 18 (3.35%) LAMP
15 16 (2.97%) AngularJS
16 15 (2.79%) 802.1X
17 14 (2.60%) Natural Language Processing
18 13 (2.42%) Ruby on Rails
19 11 (2.04%) Qt
20 9 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 170 (31.60%) Computer Science
2 135 (25.09%) Mathematics
3 109 (20.26%) Algorithms
4 88 (16.36%) Physics
5 28 (5.20%) Artificial Intelligence
6 26 (4.83%) Visualisation
7 25 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (3.72%) User Experience
9 18 (3.35%) Embedded Systems
9 18 (3.35%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.42%) Statistics
11 12 (2.23%) Data Structures
11 12 (2.23%) Informatics
12 10 (1.86%) Device Driver
13 9 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.67%) Life Science
13 9 (1.67%) Neural Network
14 7 (1.30%) Augmented Reality
14 7 (1.30%) Internet of Things
15 6 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 232 (43.12%) Linux
2 122 (22.68%) Windows
3 52 (9.67%) Unix
4 16 (2.97%) Android
5 14 (2.60%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.04%) CentOS
7 10 (1.86%) Ubuntu
8 9 (1.67%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.37%) Debian
11 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.19%) Solaris
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (35.13%) Software Engineering
2 138 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (14.50%) Scrum
4 76 (14.13%) Machine Learning
5 68 (12.64%) Test Automation
6 56 (10.41%) Mentoring
7 54 (10.04%) SDLC
8 43 (7.99%) Test Scripting
9 38 (7.06%) Analytics
9 38 (7.06%) Multithreading
10 36 (6.69%) DevOps
11 35 (6.51%) Automated Testing
12 34 (6.32%) OO
13 31 (5.76%) Open Source
14 25 (4.65%) Bioinformatics
14 25 (4.65%) Coaching
15 24 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (4.46%) Cross-Platform Development
15 24 (4.46%) Signal Processing
16 23 (4.28%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 285 (52.97%) C++
2 224 (41.64%) Java
3 174 (32.34%) C
4 130 (24.16%) Perl
5 126 (23.42%) C#
6 98 (18.22%) JavaScript
7 54 (10.04%) Bash Shell
8 53 (9.85%) SQL
9 36 (6.69%) MATLAB
10 33 (6.13%) Ruby
11 26 (4.83%) Tcl
12 21 (3.90%) PHP
13 20 (3.72%) Embedded C
14 16 (2.97%) Assembly Language
15 13 (2.42%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.86%) Lua
16 10 (1.86%) R
17 9 (1.67%) Embedded C++
17 9 (1.67%) VBA
18 6 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 215 (39.96%) Degree
2 63 (11.71%) PhD
3 4 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.56%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.37%) ISEB
5 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.13%) QA
2 3 (0.56%) WAI
3 2 (0.37%) ISO13485
System Software
1 27 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (4.09%) Firmware
3 16 (2.97%) Docker
4 7 (1.30%) NFS
4 7 (1.30%) Samba
5 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.56%) KVM
5 3 (0.56%) vSphere
6 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.19%) etcd
7 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (3.72%) Ansible
1 20 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (3.72%) Puppet
2 5 (0.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (0.74%) Kibana
3 4 (0.74%) logstash
3 4 (0.74%) Salt
4 1 (0.19%) Consul
4 1 (0.19%) Grafana
4 1 (0.19%) Graphite
4 1 (0.19%) rkt
Vendors
1 32 (5.95%) VMware
2 23 (4.28%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.53%) Oracle
4 11 (2.04%) Dell
4 11 (2.04%) HP
5 6 (1.12%) SAP
6 5 (0.93%) Atlassian
6 5 (0.93%) CheckPoint
6 5 (0.93%) Serena
7 4 (0.74%) Sun
8 3 (0.56%) Cisco
8 3 (0.56%) Cognos
8 3 (0.56%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.56%) IBM
8 3 (0.56%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.56%) Tableau
8 3 (0.56%) Talend
9 1 (0.19%) Brocade
9 1 (0.19%) Veeam
9 1 (0.19%) Vertica
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