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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 17 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 337 188 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.38% 8.77% 10.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.23% 15.00% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 249 128 225
Average salary £42,500 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
1516 1253 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 60.21% 58.44% 65.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1047 1597
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +8 302 £42,500 +21.42% 52
Peterborough -1 8 £52,500 +36.36% 1
St Neots - 1 £40,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 293 (44.39%) Linux
2 280 (42.42%) C++
3 249 (37.73%) Software Engineering
4 248 (37.58%) C
5 247 (37.42%) Degree
6 231 (35.00%) Java
7 189 (28.64%) JavaScript
8 184 (27.88%) Perl
9 177 (26.82%) Computer Science
10 156 (23.64%) HTML
11 139 (21.06%) C#
12 133 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
13 129 (19.55%) Windows
14 113 (17.12%) CSS
15 110 (16.67%) SQL
16 86 (13.03%) PHP
17 84 (12.73%) UNIX
18 81 (12.27%) Mathematics
19 79 (11.97%) Internet
20 78 (11.82%) MySQL
21 77 (11.67%) jQuery
22 74 (11.21%) Wireless
23 69 (10.45%) Ruby
24 67 (10.15%) Git (software)
25 66 (10.00%) Algorithms
26 64 (9.70%) QA
26 64 (9.70%) NoSQL
27 62 (9.39%) Scrum
28 61 (9.24%) Web Services
29 60 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (3.64%) Node.js
2 21 (3.18%) Apache
3 14 (2.12%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 11 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.36%) CloudStack
7 8 (1.21%) IIS
8 6 (0.91%) JBoss
9 4 (0.61%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.61%) WildFly
9 4 (0.61%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) Site Server
10 1 (0.15%) Drupal
10 1 (0.15%) nginx
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 25 (3.79%) 3ds Max
2 12 (1.82%) Blender
2 12 (1.82%) Maya
3 8 (1.21%) MS Excel
4 7 (1.06%) Simulink
5 6 (0.91%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.76%) Stateflow
7 3 (0.45%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.45%) MS Office
8 1 (0.15%) SPSS
8 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.15%) MS Project
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.45%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.30%) SaaS
6 1 (0.15%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Heroku
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 79 (11.97%) Internet
2 74 (11.21%) Wireless
3 46 (6.97%) TCP/IP
4 29 (4.39%) SNMP
5 25 (3.79%) HTTP
6 20 (3.03%) iSCSI
6 20 (3.03%) SAN
6 20 (3.03%) Firewall
7 17 (2.58%) 3G
8 16 (2.42%) LTE
8 16 (2.42%) Fibre Channel
9 14 (2.12%) NAS
10 13 (1.97%) Ethernet
10 13 (1.97%) DNS
10 13 (1.97%) 4G
10 13 (1.97%) ZigBee
11 12 (1.82%) Network Security
11 12 (1.82%) 2G
11 12 (1.82%) 802.15
12 10 (1.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (11.82%) MySQL
2 64 (9.70%) NoSQL
3 43 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 38 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (5.30%) Big Data
6 12 (1.82%) SQL Server
6 12 (1.82%) Text Mining
7 8 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.06%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.76%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.61%) Spotfire
10 4 (0.61%) QlikView
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.30%) Firebird
13 1 (0.15%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.15%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 67 (10.15%) Git (software)
2 45 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 35 (5.30%) Eclipse
4 25 (3.79%) Subversion
5 20 (3.03%) JIRA
6 19 (2.88%) Selenium
7 18 (2.73%) Hudson
8 16 (2.42%) Maven
9 11 (1.67%) Bugzilla
9 11 (1.67%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.06%) Ant
10 7 (1.06%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.76%) JUnit
11 5 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (0.76%) LabVIEW
11 5 (0.76%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.61%) CMake
12 4 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.61%) WATIR
General
1 37 (5.61%) Telecoms
2 36 (5.45%) Marketing
3 34 (5.15%) Electronics
4 33 (5.00%) Finance
5 32 (4.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (2.58%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.27%) Automotive
8 14 (2.12%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.21%) Military
10 7 (1.06%) Games
11 6 (0.91%) Avionics
12 3 (0.45%) Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 213 (32.27%) Developer
2 203 (30.76%) Software Engineer
3 84 (12.73%) Test Engineer
4 75 (11.36%) Web Developer
5 42 (6.36%) Administrator
6 37 (5.61%) Systems Administrator
6 37 (5.61%) Software Test Engineer
7 32 (4.85%) Software Developer
8 30 (4.55%) Programmer
8 30 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 29 (4.39%) Python Developer
10 28 (4.24%) Team Leader
11 27 (4.09%) Java Developer
12 25 (3.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 24 (3.64%) Graduate
14 22 (3.33%) Software Team Leader
15 20 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
16 18 (2.73%) DevOps Engineer
17 16 (2.42%) Automation Engineer
17 16 (2.42%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (23.64%) HTML
2 113 (17.12%) CSS
3 77 (11.67%) jQuery
4 61 (9.24%) Web Services
5 40 (6.06%) XML
6 34 (5.15%) Django
7 28 (4.24%) .NET
8 25 (3.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 25 (3.79%) RESTful
9 24 (3.64%) HTML5
10 21 (3.18%) CSS3
11 19 (2.88%) Middleware
12 16 (2.42%) AngularJS
13 14 (2.12%) OpenGL ES
13 14 (2.12%) OpenGL
13 14 (2.12%) XSLT
14 13 (1.97%) Spring
15 12 (1.82%) Dojo
16 11 (1.67%) Hibernate
16 11 (1.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 177 (26.82%) Computer Science
2 81 (12.27%) Mathematics
3 66 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 60 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (7.42%) Open Source
6 48 (7.27%) Embedded Systems
7 40 (6.06%) Cryptography
8 27 (4.09%) Device Driver
8 27 (4.09%) 3D Graphics
9 25 (3.79%) Visualisation
9 25 (3.79%) Internet of Things
10 20 (3.03%) Mobile App
11 19 (2.88%) Data Structures
11 19 (2.88%) Smart Meter
12 18 (2.73%) User Experience
13 17 (2.58%) Statistics
14 15 (2.27%) Informatics
14 15 (2.27%) Physics
15 14 (2.12%) PKI
16 13 (1.97%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 293 (44.39%) Linux
2 129 (19.55%) Windows
3 84 (12.73%) UNIX
4 49 (7.42%) Android
5 22 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
6 19 (2.88%) Apple iOS
7 16 (2.42%) Ubuntu
8 14 (2.12%) Debian
9 12 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.67%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.21%) CentOS
12 6 (0.91%) AIX
12 6 (0.91%) HPUX
12 6 (0.91%) Solaris
13 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.15%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (37.73%) Software Engineering
2 133 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (9.39%) Scrum
4 60 (9.09%) OO
5 57 (8.64%) Automated Testing
6 53 (8.03%) Web Development
7 47 (7.12%) Mentoring
8 41 (6.21%) Test Automation
9 39 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (5.76%) Information Security
11 37 (5.61%) Test Scripting
12 36 (5.45%) Analytics
13 35 (5.30%) TDD
14 33 (5.00%) Regression Testing
15 32 (4.85%) Multithreading
16 31 (4.70%) Software Testing
17 27 (4.09%) OOD
18 26 (3.94%) DevOps
19 25 (3.79%) Software Architecture
20 23 (3.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 280 (42.42%) C++
2 248 (37.58%) C
3 231 (35.00%) Java
4 189 (28.64%) JavaScript
5 184 (27.88%) Perl
6 139 (21.06%) C#
7 110 (16.67%) SQL
8 86 (13.03%) PHP
9 69 (10.45%) Ruby
10 47 (7.12%) Embedded C
11 45 (6.82%) Bash Shell
12 30 (4.55%) MATLAB
13 23 (3.48%) PowerShell
14 22 (3.33%) GLSL
15 20 (3.03%) Shell Script
16 17 (2.58%) Objective-C
17 16 (2.42%) R
18 12 (1.82%) Embedded C++
19 10 (1.52%) MAXScript
20 9 (1.36%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 247 (37.42%) Degree
2 25 (3.79%) ISEB
3 19 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.82%) Postgraduate
5 11 (1.67%) PhD
6 10 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.61%) CCNA
7 4 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.45%) CEH
8 3 (0.45%) CISMP
8 3 (0.45%) CISSP
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (9.70%) QA
2 9 (1.36%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.91%) IEC 61508
3 6 (0.91%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 24 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.42%) Firmware
4 8 (1.21%) Xen
5 7 (1.06%) KVM
6 6 (0.91%) XenServer
7 2 (0.30%) NFS
8 1 (0.15%) Varnish
8 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (4.39%) Puppet
2 16 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.52%) Ansible
4 3 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.30%) Nagios
6 1 (0.15%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.15%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 49 (7.42%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.79%) Google
3 22 (3.33%) VMware
4 18 (2.73%) Red Hat
5 15 (2.27%) Perforce
6 14 (2.12%) Oracle
7 13 (1.97%) HP
8 7 (1.06%) Sony
8 7 (1.06%) Intel
9 6 (0.91%) Citrix
9 6 (0.91%) EMC
9 6 (0.91%) Cisco
9 6 (0.91%) Isilon
10 4 (0.61%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.61%) Coverity
10 4 (0.61%) MKS
11 3 (0.45%) Hitachi
11 3 (0.45%) Adobe
11 3 (0.45%) Sun
11 3 (0.45%) Atlassian
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