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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 11 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 218 210 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.11% 15.04% 16.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.30% 23.97% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 182 193 227
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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
829 876 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.85% 62.75% 62.53%
Number of salaries quoted 713 775 956
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 194 (48.74%) Linux
2 173 (43.47%) Java
3 166 (41.71%) C++
4 122 (30.65%) Perl
5 120 (30.15%) C
6 115 (28.89%) Computer Science
7 113 (28.39%) Degree
8 110 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
9 107 (26.88%) Software Engineering
10 80 (20.10%) C#
11 68 (17.09%) JavaScript
12 67 (16.83%) Algorithms
13 66 (16.58%) Scrum
14 65 (16.33%) Bash Shell
15 62 (15.58%) Mathematics
16 57 (14.32%) SDLC
17 54 (13.57%) HTML
18 53 (13.32%) Open Source
19 52 (13.07%) DevOps
19 52 (13.07%) .NET
20 51 (12.81%) Web Services
21 50 (12.56%) CSS
21 50 (12.56%) Windows
22 47 (11.81%) Django
23 46 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
24 43 (10.80%) Test Automation
25 42 (10.55%) SQL
25 42 (10.55%) MySQL
26 38 (9.55%) Ruby
27 37 (9.30%) Physics

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 17 (4.27%) CMS
2 11 (2.76%) Apache
2 11 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.26%) Apache Solr
4 7 (1.76%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.51%) IIS
6 4 (1.01%) Confluence
6 4 (1.01%) nginx
6 4 (1.01%) WordPress
7 2 (0.50%) SAS
7 2 (0.50%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.25%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.25%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (0.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (0.50%) Simulink
1 2 (0.50%) SPSS
2 1 (0.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 46 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.28%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.51%) GitHub
5 9 (2.26%) SaaS
6 6 (1.51%) PaaS
7 2 (0.50%) Office 365
8 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.54%) TCP/IP
2 19 (4.77%) HTTP
3 11 (2.76%) Wireless
4 10 (2.51%) DNS
4 10 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (2.26%) SSL
6 7 (1.76%) Internet
6 7 (1.76%) LDAP
7 5 (1.26%) Bluetooth
7 5 (1.26%) X.509
8 4 (1.01%) Firewall
8 4 (1.01%) LTE
9 3 (0.75%) 3GPP
9 3 (0.75%) IMAP
9 3 (0.75%) SMTP
9 3 (0.75%) WLAN
10 2 (0.50%) DHCP
10 2 (0.50%) FTP
10 2 (0.50%) PPP
10 2 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.55%) MySQL
2 37 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 35 (8.79%) Big Data
4 23 (5.78%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.52%) MongoDB
6 13 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.02%) Text Mining
8 10 (2.51%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.26%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.76%) HBase
11 6 (1.51%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.75%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.75%) Electronic Patient Records
12 3 (0.75%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.75%) Spotfire
12 3 (0.75%) SQL Server
13 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.25%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 27 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 25 (6.28%) Git (software)
3 16 (4.02%) Selenium
4 12 (3.02%) JIRA
5 11 (2.76%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.76%) JUnit
5 11 (2.76%) NUnit
6 10 (2.51%) Bugzilla
7 6 (1.51%) Subversion
8 5 (1.26%) Maven
9 4 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.75%) CMake
10 3 (0.75%) Gradle
10 3 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.25%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.25%) JMeter
11 1 (0.25%) Robot Framework
11 1 (0.25%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.25%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (7.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 24 (6.03%) Electronics
3 16 (4.02%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.52%) Finance
5 4 (1.01%) Advertising
5 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.75%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.25%) Automotive
8 1 (0.25%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 153 (38.44%) Developer
2 51 (12.81%) Test Engineer
3 50 (12.56%) Software Developer
4 49 (12.31%) Linux Engineer
5 48 (12.06%) Software Engineer
6 45 (11.31%) Python Developer
7 38 (9.55%) Graduate
8 35 (8.79%) DevOps Engineer
9 34 (8.54%) C++ Developer
10 32 (8.04%) Software Test Engineer
10 32 (8.04%) Test Automation Engineer
11 31 (7.79%) Java Developer
12 30 (7.54%) Programmer
13 29 (7.29%) Graduate Developer
14 25 (6.28%) Systems Engineer
15 22 (5.53%) AWS Engineer
16 21 (5.28%) Author
16 21 (5.28%) Full Stack Developer
16 21 (5.28%) Senior Technical Author
16 21 (5.28%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (13.57%) HTML
2 52 (13.07%) .NET
3 51 (12.81%) Web Services
4 50 (12.56%) CSS
5 47 (11.81%) Django
6 31 (7.79%) RESTful
7 30 (7.54%) AngularJS
8 29 (7.29%) HTML5
9 28 (7.04%) ASP.NET
9 28 (7.04%) jQuery
9 28 (7.04%) XML
10 26 (6.53%) CSS3
11 22 (5.53%) JSON
12 16 (4.02%) REST
13 13 (3.27%) LAMP
14 11 (2.76%) Gherkin
14 11 (2.76%) Natural Language Processing
15 9 (2.26%) Ember.js
15 9 (2.26%) Ruby on Rails
16 6 (1.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 115 (28.89%) Computer Science
2 67 (16.83%) Algorithms
3 62 (15.58%) Mathematics
4 37 (9.30%) Physics
5 17 (4.27%) Vector Graphics
6 15 (3.77%) Biology
6 15 (3.77%) Informatics
7 12 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.02%) Visualisation
8 11 (2.76%) Life Science
9 9 (2.26%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.01%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.01%) Replication
10 8 (2.01%) User Experience
11 7 (1.76%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (1.76%) Smart Meter
12 6 (1.51%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.26%) Ontologies
13 5 (1.26%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 194 (48.74%) Linux
2 50 (12.56%) Windows
3 35 (8.79%) Unix
4 11 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.01%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.76%) CentOS
7 5 (1.26%) Debian
7 5 (1.26%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.01%) AIX
8 4 (1.01%) HPUX
8 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.01%) Solaris
9 3 (0.75%) VMS
9 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) Android
10 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (26.88%) Software Engineering
3 66 (16.58%) Scrum
4 57 (14.32%) SDLC
5 53 (13.32%) Open Source
6 52 (13.07%) DevOps
7 43 (10.80%) Test Automation
8 35 (8.79%) Mentoring
9 30 (7.54%) Machine Learning
10 28 (7.04%) OO
11 26 (6.53%) Analytics
11 26 (6.53%) Automated Testing
12 22 (5.53%) Coaching
13 20 (5.03%) OOP
14 18 (4.52%) Bioinformatics
15 17 (4.27%) Content Management
15 17 (4.27%) Front End Development
15 17 (4.27%) Manual Testing
15 17 (4.27%) Test Scripting
16 16 (4.02%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (43.47%) Java
2 166 (41.71%) C++
3 122 (30.65%) Perl
4 120 (30.15%) C
5 80 (20.10%) C#
6 68 (17.09%) JavaScript
7 65 (16.33%) Bash Shell
8 42 (10.55%) SQL
9 38 (9.55%) Ruby
10 27 (6.78%) PHP
11 20 (5.03%) Shell Script
12 12 (3.02%) Erlang
12 12 (3.02%) Scala
13 6 (1.51%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.51%) Tcl
14 5 (1.26%) Embedded C++
14 5 (1.26%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.26%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.01%) Lua
15 4 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 113 (28.39%) Degree
2 31 (7.79%) PhD
3 8 (2.01%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.50%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.25%) ISEB
5 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.54%) QA
2 5 (1.26%) WAI
3 4 (1.01%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 22 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.77%) Docker
3 10 (2.51%) Firmware
4 7 (1.76%) NFS
5 6 (1.51%) Shibboleth
6 5 (1.26%) Samba
7 4 (1.01%) Postfix
7 4 (1.01%) Sendmail
8 3 (0.75%) Active Directory
8 3 (0.75%) Corosync
8 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.50%) GPFS
9 2 (0.50%) PanFS
10 1 (0.25%) iptables
10 1 (0.25%) KVM
10 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.25%) Xen
10 1 (0.25%) XenApp
10 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (9.30%) Puppet
2 26 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (5.53%) Ansible
4 11 (2.76%) Nagios
5 5 (1.26%) Ganglia
5 5 (1.26%) Grafana
5 5 (1.26%) Graphite
5 5 (1.26%) Kibana
5 5 (1.26%) logstash
6 3 (0.75%) Pacemaker
7 2 (0.50%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 25 (6.28%) VMware
2 11 (2.76%) Oracle
2 11 (2.76%) Red Hat
3 5 (1.26%) Atlassian
3 5 (1.26%) Splunk
4 4 (1.01%) IBM
4 4 (1.01%) Microsoft
5 3 (0.75%) Perforce
5 3 (0.75%) Talend
6 2 (0.50%) Apple
6 2 (0.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.50%) Panasonic
6 2 (0.50%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.50%) SAP
6 2 (0.50%) Toshiba
6 2 (0.50%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco
7 1 (0.25%) Dell
7 1 (0.25%) NetApp
7 1 (0.25%) TIBCO
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