The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 17 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Python 300 173 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.07% 8.37% 10.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.80% 13.62% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 238 145 211
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £28,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Python
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1376 1270 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.96% 61.44% 61.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1081 1406
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +12 281 £42,500 +18.88% 67
Peterborough +4 7 £62,500 +78.57%
St Neots - 4 £62,500 -
Huntingdon - 4 £62,500 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (42.45%) Linux
2 263 (41.35%) C++
3 254 (39.94%) C
4 231 (36.32%) Degree
5 229 (36.01%) Software Engineering
6 186 (29.25%) Java
7 179 (28.14%) Perl
8 169 (26.57%) Computer Science
9 168 (26.42%) JavaScript
10 152 (23.90%) HTML
11 135 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
12 126 (19.81%) C#
13 116 (18.24%) Windows
14 109 (17.14%) CSS
15 106 (16.67%) SQL
16 91 (14.31%) PHP
16 91 (14.31%) UNIX
17 75 (11.79%) MySQL
18 73 (11.48%) Internet
19 68 (10.69%) Mathematics
20 67 (10.53%) jQuery
21 66 (10.38%) Wireless
22 64 (10.06%) Scrum
23 62 (9.75%) QA
23 62 (9.75%) Ruby
24 60 (9.43%) Web Development
25 59 (9.28%) OO
26 58 (9.12%) Automated Testing
27 56 (8.81%) Web Services
28 55 (8.65%) NoSQL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (3.46%) Node.js
2 19 (2.99%) Tomcat
2 19 (2.99%) Apache
3 10 (1.57%) OpenStack
3 10 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.26%) IIS
4 8 (1.26%) JBoss
5 7 (1.10%) CloudStack
6 4 (0.63%) WildFly
6 4 (0.63%) SAS
7 3 (0.47%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.16%) nginx
9 1 (0.16%) Drupal
9 1 (0.16%) Site Server
9 1 (0.16%) Zope
9 1 (0.16%) Plone
Applications
1 18 (2.83%) 3ds Max
2 9 (1.42%) Blender
2 9 (1.42%) Maya
3 8 (1.26%) MS Excel
4 5 (0.79%) Simulink
5 4 (0.63%) Mathematica
6 3 (0.47%) MS Office
6 3 (0.47%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.47%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.31%) MS Project
8 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.47%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 73 (11.48%) Internet
2 66 (10.38%) Wireless
3 45 (7.08%) TCP/IP
4 27 (4.25%) HTTP
4 27 (4.25%) SNMP
5 20 (3.14%) Firewall
5 20 (3.14%) SAN
6 19 (2.99%) iSCSI
7 16 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (2.04%) NAS
8 13 (2.04%) ZigBee
8 13 (2.04%) 3G
9 12 (1.89%) 802.15
9 12 (1.89%) LTE
10 11 (1.73%) 4G
11 10 (1.57%) 2G
11 10 (1.57%) DNS
11 10 (1.57%) Network Security
12 9 (1.42%) HTTPS
12 9 (1.42%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (11.79%) MySQL
2 55 (8.65%) NoSQL
3 39 (6.13%) MongoDB
3 39 (6.13%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (4.56%) Big Data
5 10 (1.57%) SQL Server
5 10 (1.57%) Text Mining
6 7 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (0.79%) Spotfire
7 5 (0.79%) QlikView
7 5 (0.79%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.63%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.63%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.47%) Firebird
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.16%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 51 (8.02%) Git (software)
2 36 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 31 (4.87%) Eclipse
4 29 (4.56%) JIRA
5 19 (2.99%) Selenium
6 16 (2.52%) Visual Studio
7 13 (2.04%) Maven
8 12 (1.89%) Subversion
9 10 (1.57%) Bugzilla
10 9 (1.42%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.26%) Hudson
12 7 (1.10%) CruiseControl
12 7 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (0.94%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.79%) WebDriver
14 5 (0.79%) GCC
14 5 (0.79%) JUnit
14 5 (0.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 51 (8.02%) Electronics
2 35 (5.50%) Marketing
3 32 (5.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 32 (5.03%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.87%) Finance
5 17 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.20%) Automotive
7 13 (2.04%) Multimedia
8 9 (1.42%) Military
9 5 (0.79%) Avionics
10 4 (0.63%) Banking
11 3 (0.47%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 198 (31.13%) Software Engineer
2 192 (30.19%) Developer
3 79 (12.42%) Test Engineer
4 74 (11.64%) Web Developer
5 38 (5.97%) Administrator
6 36 (5.66%) Software Test Engineer
7 35 (5.50%) Team Leader
8 33 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
9 32 (5.03%) Software Developer
10 31 (4.87%) Programmer
11 27 (4.25%) Senior Software Engineer
11 27 (4.25%) Graduate
12 26 (4.09%) Software Team Leader
12 26 (4.09%) Python Developer
13 22 (3.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 21 (3.30%) C++ Developer
15 20 (3.14%) Automation Engineer
16 19 (2.99%) Senior Technical Author
16 19 (2.99%) Author
16 19 (2.99%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (23.90%) HTML
2 109 (17.14%) CSS
3 67 (10.53%) jQuery
4 56 (8.81%) Web Services
5 48 (7.55%) XML
6 28 (4.40%) Django
7 26 (4.09%) .NET
8 25 (3.93%) HTML5
9 23 (3.62%) CSS3
10 20 (3.14%) XSLT
10 20 (3.14%) Ruby on Rails
11 19 (2.99%) RESTful
12 16 (2.52%) AngularJS
13 15 (2.36%) Middleware
14 14 (2.20%) OpenGL ES
15 12 (1.89%) Hibernate
15 12 (1.89%) Spring
16 11 (1.73%) J2EE
16 11 (1.73%) REST
17 10 (1.57%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 169 (26.57%) Computer Science
2 68 (10.69%) Mathematics
3 52 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (8.18%) Algorithms
4 47 (7.39%) Embedded Systems
5 42 (6.60%) Open Source
6 32 (5.03%) Internet of Things
6 32 (5.03%) Cryptography
7 24 (3.77%) Device Driver
8 23 (3.62%) User Experience
9 22 (3.46%) Visualisation
10 20 (3.14%) Data Structures
11 19 (2.99%) Smart Meter
12 18 (2.83%) 3D Graphics
12 18 (2.83%) Mobile App
13 15 (2.36%) Statistics
13 15 (2.36%) Management Information System
14 13 (2.04%) PKI
15 11 (1.73%) Physics
16 10 (1.57%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 270 (42.45%) Linux
2 116 (18.24%) Windows
3 91 (14.31%) UNIX
4 43 (6.76%) Android
5 25 (3.93%) Apple iOS
6 22 (3.46%) Embedded Linux
7 13 (2.04%) Debian
8 12 (1.89%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.26%) CentOS
10 7 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.63%) AIX
11 4 (0.63%) HPUX
11 4 (0.63%) Solaris
11 4 (0.63%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (36.01%) Software Engineering
2 135 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (10.06%) Scrum
4 60 (9.43%) Web Development
5 59 (9.28%) OO
6 58 (9.12%) Automated Testing
7 51 (8.02%) Mentoring
7 51 (8.02%) Test Automation
8 47 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (5.66%) TDD
9 36 (5.66%) Software Testing
10 35 (5.50%) Test Scripting
11 33 (5.19%) Information Security
11 33 (5.19%) Analytics
12 31 (4.87%) Regression Testing
13 27 (4.25%) OOD
14 24 (3.77%) Network Management
14 24 (3.77%) Multithreading
14 24 (3.77%) DevOps
15 23 (3.62%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 263 (41.35%) C++
2 254 (39.94%) C
3 186 (29.25%) Java
4 179 (28.14%) Perl
5 168 (26.42%) JavaScript
6 126 (19.81%) C#
7 106 (16.67%) SQL
8 91 (14.31%) PHP
9 62 (9.75%) Ruby
10 49 (7.70%) Bash Shell
11 37 (5.82%) Embedded C
12 29 (4.56%) MATLAB
13 26 (4.09%) Shell Script
14 20 (3.14%) PowerShell
15 16 (2.52%) GLSL
16 14 (2.20%) R
17 11 (1.73%) Embedded C++
18 9 (1.42%) Objective-C
19 7 (1.10%) Scala
19 7 (1.10%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 231 (36.32%) Degree
2 32 (5.03%) ISEB
3 18 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.20%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.42%) PhD
6 6 (0.94%) Postgraduate
6 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.47%) CCNA
8 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) LPIC
8 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.16%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.75%) QA
2 7 (1.10%) ISO 9000
3 5 (0.79%) IEC 61508
3 5 (0.79%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.16%) JTAG
4 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 25 (3.93%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.89%) Firmware
4 8 (1.26%) Xen
5 6 (0.94%) XenServer
6 4 (0.63%) KVM
6 4 (0.63%) Varnish
7 3 (0.47%) Squid
8 2 (0.31%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (3.62%) Puppet
2 13 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.10%) Nagios
3 7 (1.10%) Ansible
4 5 (0.79%) Cacti
4 5 (0.79%) OPNET
5 4 (0.63%) OpenView
6 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 53 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (3.77%) Google
3 19 (2.99%) Oracle
3 19 (2.99%) VMware
4 16 (2.52%) Perforce
4 16 (2.52%) HP
5 14 (2.20%) Red Hat
6 11 (1.73%) Cisco
7 7 (1.10%) Intel
7 7 (1.10%) Sony
8 6 (0.94%) Citrix
8 6 (0.94%) EMC
8 6 (0.94%) Isilon
9 5 (0.79%) Coverity
9 5 (0.79%) Juniper
9 5 (0.79%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.63%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.47%) ION Trading
11 3 (0.47%) IBM
11 3 (0.47%) Sun
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