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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 14 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 314 273 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.73% 11.11% 10.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.55% 16.99% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 272 242 264
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +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
1279 1607 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 60.02% 65.38% 65.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1133 1397 1599
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +6 283 £45,000 +5.88% 52
Peterborough +2 6 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Huntingdon +10 5 £75,000 +66.66%
St Neots +2 5 £75,000 +66.66%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 263 (43.54%) Linux
2 253 (41.89%) C++
3 238 (39.40%) C
4 201 (33.28%) Degree
5 185 (30.63%) Perl
6 165 (27.32%) Computer Science
7 164 (27.15%) Software Engineering
8 152 (25.17%) HTML
8 152 (25.17%) JavaScript
9 130 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
10 105 (17.38%) Windows
11 103 (17.05%) CSS
12 100 (16.56%) SQL
13 97 (16.06%) Java
14 94 (15.56%) PHP
15 84 (13.91%) UNIX
15 84 (13.91%) Bash Shell
16 76 (12.58%) Electronics
17 71 (11.75%) Internet
17 71 (11.75%) C#
18 70 (11.59%) Automated Testing
19 67 (11.09%) Test Automation
20 64 (10.60%) QA
21 61 (10.10%) Web Development
21 61 (10.10%) MySQL
21 61 (10.10%) Scrum
22 58 (9.60%) Web Services
22 58 (9.60%) Mentoring
23 54 (8.94%) TCP/IP
23 54 (8.94%) Continuous Integration

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 42 (6.95%) Apache
2 35 (5.79%) Tomcat
3 23 (3.81%) Node.js
4 16 (2.65%) Zope
4 16 (2.65%) Plone
5 11 (1.82%) IIS
6 10 (1.66%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.83%) nginx
7 5 (0.83%) JBoss
7 5 (0.83%) SAS
8 3 (0.50%) CMS
9 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.33%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.33%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (0.99%) MS Excel
1 6 (0.99%) 3ds Max
2 4 (0.66%) Maya
2 4 (0.66%) Blender
3 3 (0.50%) MS Office
3 3 (0.50%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.12%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (3.64%) SaaS
4 21 (3.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.33%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.33%) GitHub
6 1 (0.17%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 71 (11.75%) Internet
2 54 (8.94%) TCP/IP
3 45 (7.45%) Wireless
4 37 (6.13%) HTTP
5 21 (3.48%) Firewall
6 12 (1.99%) HTTPS
6 12 (1.99%) SSL
7 11 (1.82%) ZigBee
8 10 (1.66%) DNS
9 9 (1.49%) ICMP
9 9 (1.49%) SAN
9 9 (1.49%) SNMP
9 9 (1.49%) Network Security
10 8 (1.32%) Bluetooth
10 8 (1.32%) 802.15
11 7 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.16%) MPLS
12 6 (0.99%) 3G
12 6 (0.99%) DHCP
12 6 (0.99%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.10%) MySQL
2 46 (7.62%) NoSQL
3 43 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
4 33 (5.46%) MongoDB
5 20 (3.31%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.15%) Big Data
7 12 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (1.32%) MariaDB
9 7 (1.16%) Text Mining
10 6 (0.99%) SQL Server
10 6 (0.99%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.83%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.83%) CouchDB
12 4 (0.66%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.50%) Firebird
13 3 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.33%) Spotfire
14 2 (0.33%) QlikView
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (6.46%) JIRA
2 37 (6.13%) Jenkins
3 31 (5.13%) Selenium
4 26 (4.30%) Git (software)
5 24 (3.97%) Eclipse
6 16 (2.65%) Bugzilla
7 15 (2.48%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.99%) Subversion
9 10 (1.66%) GCC
10 9 (1.49%) TeamCity
10 9 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (1.32%) CruiseControl
12 6 (0.99%) QADirector
12 6 (0.99%) JMeter
12 6 (0.99%) SCons
12 6 (0.99%) LoadUI
13 5 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.83%) Hudson
13 5 (0.83%) LabVIEW
14 3 (0.50%) JUnit
General
1 76 (12.58%) Electronics
2 40 (6.62%) Marketing
3 17 (2.81%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.65%) Finance
5 13 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.32%) Automotive
8 7 (1.16%) Games
9 5 (0.83%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.66%) Advertising
11 3 (0.50%) Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Military
13 1 (0.17%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 207 (34.27%) Developer
2 172 (28.48%) Software Engineer
3 81 (13.41%) Test Engineer
4 73 (12.09%) Software Developer
5 59 (9.77%) Web Developer
6 54 (8.94%) Team Leader
7 50 (8.28%) Software Test Engineer
8 45 (7.45%) Programmer
9 38 (6.29%) Administrator
9 38 (6.29%) Software Team Leader
10 36 (5.96%) Graduate
11 35 (5.79%) Systems Administrator
11 35 (5.79%) Python Developer
12 32 (5.30%) C++ Developer
13 30 (4.97%) Software Programmer
14 27 (4.47%) Senior Developer
15 24 (3.97%) Linux Administrator
16 22 (3.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 22 (3.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 22 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (25.17%) HTML
2 103 (17.05%) CSS
3 58 (9.60%) Web Services
4 49 (8.11%) XML
5 35 (5.79%) jQuery
6 32 (5.30%) Django
7 22 (3.64%) XSLT
8 21 (3.48%) .NET
9 20 (3.31%) HTML5
10 15 (2.48%) JSON
11 14 (2.32%) REST
12 13 (2.15%) Ajax
13 12 (1.99%) AngularJS
14 11 (1.82%) LAMP
15 10 (1.66%) Ruby on Rails
16 9 (1.49%) OpenGL ES
16 9 (1.49%) CSS3
17 8 (1.32%) Dojo
17 8 (1.32%) RESTful
18 7 (1.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 165 (27.32%) Computer Science
2 49 (8.11%) Internet of Things
3 46 (7.62%) Mathematics
4 39 (6.46%) Embedded Systems
5 37 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (5.96%) Open Source
7 33 (5.46%) Algorithms
8 30 (4.97%) Visualisation
9 28 (4.64%) User Experience
10 20 (3.31%) Mobile App
11 17 (2.81%) Management Information System
11 17 (2.81%) Cryptography
12 15 (2.48%) Statistics
12 15 (2.48%) PMI
12 15 (2.48%) Physics
13 13 (2.15%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.82%) Informatics
15 9 (1.49%) Smart Meter
16 7 (1.16%) CUDA
17 6 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 263 (43.54%) Linux
2 105 (17.38%) Windows
3 84 (13.91%) UNIX
4 51 (8.44%) Android
5 37 (6.13%) Apple iOS
6 22 (3.64%) Debian
7 13 (2.15%) CentOS
8 10 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.66%) Embedded Linux
9 8 (1.32%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.83%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.66%) AIX
11 4 (0.66%) HPUX
11 4 (0.66%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.17%) Tizen
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.17%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (27.15%) Software Engineering
2 130 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (11.59%) Automated Testing
4 67 (11.09%) Test Automation
5 61 (10.10%) Web Development
5 61 (10.10%) Scrum
6 58 (9.60%) Mentoring
7 54 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (8.28%) OO
9 43 (7.12%) Software Testing
10 32 (5.30%) Line Management
11 29 (4.80%) Analytics
12 26 (4.30%) Test Scripting
13 25 (4.14%) OOD
14 23 (3.81%) Project Management
14 23 (3.81%) Regression Testing
15 22 (3.64%) Test Management
16 21 (3.48%) Project Planning
16 21 (3.48%) TDD
17 20 (3.31%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 253 (41.89%) C++
2 238 (39.40%) C
3 185 (30.63%) Perl
4 152 (25.17%) JavaScript
5 100 (16.56%) SQL
6 97 (16.06%) Java
7 94 (15.56%) PHP
8 84 (13.91%) Bash Shell
9 71 (11.75%) C#
10 42 (6.95%) Ruby
11 33 (5.46%) MATLAB
12 24 (3.97%) Shell Script
13 15 (2.48%) Embedded C
14 12 (1.99%) R
15 9 (1.49%) Go
16 8 (1.32%) Embedded C++
17 7 (1.16%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.16%) TypeScript
18 6 (0.99%) GLSL
19 5 (0.83%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 201 (33.28%) Degree
2 34 (5.63%) ISEB
3 16 (2.65%) ISTQB
4 15 (2.48%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.99%) LPIC
6 5 (0.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.83%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.33%) PhD
8 1 (0.17%) CCNP
8 1 (0.17%) CCNA
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (10.60%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) WAI
3 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (2.15%) Firmware
2 12 (1.99%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.66%) Docker
4 7 (1.16%) Varnish
4 7 (1.16%) KVM
5 5 (0.83%) LXC
5 5 (0.83%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 5 (0.83%) Xen
6 4 (0.66%) Squid
7 3 (0.50%) qmail
7 3 (0.50%) Postfix
8 2 (0.33%) XenServer
8 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.17%) Ceph
9 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (3.97%) Puppet
2 16 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.82%) Nagios
4 9 (1.49%) Ansible
5 7 (1.16%) OPNET
5 7 (1.16%) Cacti
6 6 (0.99%) OpenView
7 5 (0.83%) Mesos
8 3 (0.50%) systemd
8 3 (0.50%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.33%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.33%) Munin
9 2 (0.33%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.33%) Graphite
9 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.33%) logstash
9 2 (0.33%) Salt
9 2 (0.33%) Graylog
Vendors
1 29 (4.80%) Red Hat
2 28 (4.64%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.30%) Google
4 25 (4.14%) Oracle
5 24 (3.97%) Perforce
6 23 (3.81%) VMware
7 16 (2.65%) Rackspace
8 10 (1.66%) HP
9 9 (1.49%) Cisco
10 7 (1.16%) Juniper
11 6 (0.99%) Coverity
12 5 (0.83%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.83%) Pegasus
13 3 (0.50%) ION Trading
13 3 (0.50%) IBM
13 3 (0.50%) EMC
13 3 (0.50%) Isilon
14 2 (0.33%) Sony
14 2 (0.33%) Intel
14 2 (0.33%) Citrix
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