The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 16 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Permanent jobs citing Python 312 253 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.71% 10.65% 7.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.33% 17.22% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 234 229 165
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1463 1469 1891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.59% 61.85% 69.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1321 1641
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,475
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
East of England

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Python
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Python Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Python
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 264 £42,500 -5.55% 50
Peterborough +9 7 £45,000 - 1
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 270 (45.38%) Linux
2 225 (37.82%) Perl
3 215 (36.13%) Degree
4 203 (34.12%) Java
5 159 (26.72%) JavaScript
6 158 (26.55%) C++
7 138 (23.19%) C
8 132 (22.18%) Computer Science
9 128 (21.51%) Software Engineering
10 117 (19.66%) Ruby
10 117 (19.66%) PHP
11 116 (19.50%) UNIX
12 113 (18.99%) C#
13 105 (17.65%) HTML
14 104 (17.48%) Windows
15 87 (14.62%) SQL
15 87 (14.62%) OO
16 86 (14.45%) MySQL
17 80 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
18 79 (13.28%) Wireless
18 79 (13.28%) Mathematics
19 77 (12.94%) CSS
20 76 (12.77%) QA
21 64 (10.76%) Bash Shell
22 63 (10.59%) Web Services
23 62 (10.42%) NoSQL
24 61 (10.25%) Test Scripting
25 60 (10.08%) Test Automation
26 56 (9.41%) jQuery
26 56 (9.41%) Automated Testing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 44 (7.39%) Apache
2 12 (2.02%) Tomcat
3 11 (1.85%) Node.js
4 10 (1.68%) OpenStack
5 9 (1.51%) IIS
6 8 (1.34%) CloudStack
7 6 (1.01%) CMS
8 2 (0.34%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.34%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.34%) Documentum
8 2 (0.34%) nginx
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.17%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.17%) SAS
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
Applications
1 12 (2.02%) MS Office
2 9 (1.51%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.18%) 3ds Max
4 5 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.50%) Blender
5 3 (0.50%) Maya
6 2 (0.34%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.34%) Simulink
6 2 (0.34%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.85%) SunGard APT
1 11 (1.85%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.55%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.85%) SaaS
4 9 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.50%) Route 53
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.34%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 79 (13.28%) Wireless
2 50 (8.40%) Internet
3 35 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 32 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
5 30 (5.04%) HTTP
5 30 (5.04%) Bluetooth
6 18 (3.03%) Firewall
7 14 (2.35%) Ethernet
7 14 (2.35%) LDAP
8 13 (2.18%) LTE
9 11 (1.85%) SAN
10 9 (1.51%) 3G
10 9 (1.51%) SSH
10 9 (1.51%) VPN
10 9 (1.51%) DNS
10 9 (1.51%) ZigBee
10 9 (1.51%) UWB
11 8 (1.34%) SSL
12 7 (1.18%) GSM
12 7 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (14.45%) MySQL
2 62 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 22 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 21 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (3.36%) Big Data
6 12 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.85%) SQL Server
8 6 (1.01%) Text Mining
9 5 (0.84%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.84%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.50%) SQLite
12 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.34%) MS Access
12 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 33 (5.55%) Subversion
2 29 (4.87%) Git (software)
3 27 (4.54%) Jenkins
4 25 (4.20%) Bugzilla
5 23 (3.87%) Selenium
6 16 (2.69%) WebDriver
7 14 (2.35%) Eclipse
8 13 (2.18%) Hudson
9 12 (2.02%) WATIR
9 12 (2.02%) Sahi
9 12 (2.02%) Selenium IDE
9 12 (2.02%) Jasmine
9 12 (2.02%) Maven
10 8 (1.34%) Ant
10 8 (1.34%) CMake
11 7 (1.18%) CruiseControl
11 7 (1.18%) FitNesse
12 6 (1.01%) Firebug
13 5 (0.84%) JMeter
13 5 (0.84%) Redmine
General
1 36 (6.05%) Games
2 32 (5.38%) Electronics
3 29 (4.87%) Finance
4 27 (4.54%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.53%) Marketing
6 17 (2.86%) Automotive
7 10 (1.68%) Multimedia
8 9 (1.51%) Banking
9 8 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 222 (37.31%) Developer
2 161 (27.06%) Software Engineer
3 109 (18.32%) Test Engineer
4 62 (10.42%) Software Test Engineer
5 58 (9.75%) Web Developer
6 55 (9.24%) Software Developer
7 37 (6.22%) Administrator
8 36 (6.05%) Systems Administrator
9 31 (5.21%) Python Developer
10 24 (4.03%) Senior Developer
11 23 (3.87%) Junior
12 22 (3.70%) Analyst
13 21 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
14 20 (3.36%) Development Engineer
15 19 (3.19%) Linux Engineer
16 18 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
16 18 (3.03%) Junior Developer
16 18 (3.03%) Java Developer
17 17 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 17 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (17.65%) HTML
2 77 (12.94%) CSS
3 63 (10.59%) Web Services
4 56 (9.41%) jQuery
5 45 (7.56%) .NET
6 33 (5.55%) Django
7 27 (4.54%) HTML5
8 26 (4.37%) RESTful
9 25 (4.20%) XML
10 24 (4.03%) J2EE
10 24 (4.03%) Ruby on Rails
11 21 (3.53%) LAMP
12 17 (2.86%) ASP.NET
13 16 (2.69%) JSON
14 11 (1.85%) Middleware
14 11 (1.85%) STL
15 10 (1.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 8 (1.34%) WebKit
16 8 (1.34%) Android SDK
16 8 (1.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 132 (22.18%) Computer Science
2 79 (13.28%) Mathematics
3 44 (7.39%) Firmware
3 44 (7.39%) Open Source
4 32 (5.38%) Physics
5 24 (4.03%) Embedded Systems
6 21 (3.53%) Visualisation
6 21 (3.53%) Informatics
6 21 (3.53%) Cryptography
7 20 (3.36%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.52%) Grid Computing
8 15 (2.52%) Statistics
9 13 (2.18%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.02%) Clustering
11 11 (1.85%) Blog
12 10 (1.68%) PKI
13 8 (1.34%) Handset
13 8 (1.34%) 3D Graphics
13 8 (1.34%) Streaming Video
13 8 (1.34%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 270 (45.38%) Linux
2 116 (19.50%) UNIX
3 104 (17.48%) Windows
4 31 (5.21%) Android
5 22 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 21 (3.53%) CentOS
6 21 (3.53%) Apple iOS
7 19 (3.19%) Mac OS X
8 15 (2.52%) Debian
9 14 (2.35%) Mac OS
10 12 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.50%) SUSE
12 3 (0.50%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.50%) AIX
12 3 (0.50%) HPUX
12 3 (0.50%) Solaris
13 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (21.51%) Software Engineering
2 87 (14.62%) OO
3 80 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (10.25%) Test Scripting
5 60 (10.08%) Test Automation
6 56 (9.41%) Automated Testing
7 55 (9.24%) Scrum
7 55 (9.24%) OOD
8 42 (7.06%) TDD
9 40 (6.72%) DevOps
10 36 (6.05%) E-Commerce
11 35 (5.88%) Web Development
12 34 (5.71%) Bioinformatics
13 32 (5.38%) Configuration Management
14 31 (5.21%) Automation Testing
15 28 (4.71%) Software Architecture
16 27 (4.54%) Manual Testing
17 24 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (3.70%) Software Testing
19 21 (3.53%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 225 (37.82%) Perl
2 203 (34.12%) Java
3 159 (26.72%) JavaScript
4 158 (26.55%) C++
5 138 (23.19%) C
6 117 (19.66%) PHP
6 117 (19.66%) Ruby
7 113 (18.99%) C#
8 87 (14.62%) SQL
9 64 (10.76%) Bash Shell
10 30 (5.04%) Embedded C
11 21 (3.53%) Shell Script
12 18 (3.03%) Tcl
13 17 (2.86%) Assembly Language
14 16 (2.69%) Bourne shell
15 14 (2.35%) TTCN
16 12 (2.02%) F#
16 12 (2.02%) MATLAB
16 12 (2.02%) Objective-C
17 11 (1.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 215 (36.13%) Degree
2 16 (2.69%) ISTQB
3 13 (2.18%) ISEB
4 12 (2.02%) Postgraduate
5 10 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.34%) PhD
7 5 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.50%) CCNA
8 3 (0.50%) RHCE
8 3 (0.50%) CEH
8 3 (0.50%) CISMP
8 3 (0.50%) CISSP
8 3 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (12.77%) QA
2 8 (1.34%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.17%) WAI
System Software
1 33 (5.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.69%) KVM
3 3 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 45 (7.56%) Puppet
2 35 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.34%) Nagios
4 4 (0.67%) Nessus
4 4 (0.67%) Ansible
5 2 (0.34%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.17%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 34 (5.71%) VMware
2 28 (4.71%) Red Hat
3 21 (3.53%) Perforce
4 16 (2.69%) Microsoft
5 11 (1.85%) SunGard
5 11 (1.85%) NetApp
6 10 (1.68%) MKS
6 10 (1.68%) HP
7 9 (1.51%) Hitachi
7 9 (1.51%) Sun
8 6 (1.01%) Splunk
9 4 (0.67%) Google
10 3 (0.50%) Zend
10 3 (0.50%) Intel
10 3 (0.50%) IBM
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle
11 2 (0.34%) Symantec
11 2 (0.34%) Coverity
11 2 (0.34%) Isilon
12 1 (0.17%) Tableau
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
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