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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 15 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Python 326 249 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.20% 10.41% 6.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.24% 16.80% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 236 227 158
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 £32,500 £32,000 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1466 1482 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.38% 61.96% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1226 1336 1659
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 £28,500
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +4 276 £42,500 -5.55% 59
Peterborough +17 10 £45,000 - 2
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 273 (44.25%) Linux
2 229 (37.12%) Degree
3 228 (36.95%) Perl
4 214 (34.68%) Java
5 171 (27.71%) C++
6 166 (26.90%) JavaScript
7 144 (23.34%) C
7 144 (23.34%) Computer Science
8 141 (22.85%) Software Engineering
9 123 (19.94%) UNIX
10 120 (19.45%) PHP
11 117 (18.96%) C#
12 115 (18.64%) Ruby
13 114 (18.48%) Windows
14 112 (18.15%) HTML
15 91 (14.75%) OO
16 90 (14.59%) SQL
17 85 (13.78%) MySQL
18 84 (13.61%) Mathematics
19 81 (13.13%) Wireless
20 80 (12.97%) CSS
21 79 (12.80%) QA
22 78 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
23 66 (10.70%) Bash Shell
24 63 (10.21%) Web Services
25 62 (10.05%) Test Scripting
26 59 (9.56%) Internet
26 59 (9.56%) NoSQL
27 58 (9.40%) Test Automation
28 57 (9.24%) jQuery

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 45 (7.29%) Apache
2 13 (2.11%) Tomcat
3 11 (1.78%) OpenStack
4 9 (1.46%) Node.js
4 9 (1.46%) IIS
4 9 (1.46%) CloudStack
5 6 (0.97%) CMS
6 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.32%) Documentum
6 2 (0.32%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.32%) nginx
7 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.16%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.16%) SAS
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (1.94%) MS Office
2 9 (1.46%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.13%) 3ds Max
4 5 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.49%) Blender
5 3 (0.49%) Maya
5 3 (0.49%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.32%) Simulink
6 2 (0.32%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.62%) SunGard APT
1 10 (1.62%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.94%) SaaS
4 10 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.49%) Route 53
6 2 (0.32%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 81 (13.13%) Wireless
2 59 (9.56%) Internet
3 38 (6.16%) TCP/IP
4 32 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
5 30 (4.86%) HTTP
5 30 (4.86%) Bluetooth
6 18 (2.92%) Firewall
7 14 (2.27%) Ethernet
8 13 (2.11%) LTE
8 13 (2.11%) LDAP
9 11 (1.78%) DNS
10 10 (1.62%) SAN
11 9 (1.46%) ZigBee
11 9 (1.46%) UWB
11 9 (1.46%) SSH
11 9 (1.46%) 3G
11 9 (1.46%) SSL
12 8 (1.30%) VPN
13 7 (1.13%) Network Security
13 7 (1.13%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (13.78%) MySQL
2 59 (9.56%) NoSQL
3 23 (3.73%) MongoDB
4 20 (3.24%) Big Data
5 19 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.78%) SQL Server
8 6 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.97%) Text Mining
9 5 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.81%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.49%) SQLite
10 3 (0.49%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.32%) MS Access
11 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.16%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 38 (6.16%) Subversion
2 35 (5.67%) Git (software)
3 30 (4.86%) Jenkins
4 25 (4.05%) Bugzilla
5 24 (3.89%) Selenium
6 18 (2.92%) Eclipse
7 17 (2.76%) WebDriver
8 15 (2.43%) Hudson
9 12 (1.94%) Sahi
9 12 (1.94%) WATIR
9 12 (1.94%) Selenium IDE
9 12 (1.94%) Jasmine
10 11 (1.78%) Maven
11 7 (1.13%) FitNesse
11 7 (1.13%) Firebug
11 7 (1.13%) Ant
11 7 (1.13%) CMake
12 6 (0.97%) CruiseControl
13 5 (0.81%) JIRA
14 4 (0.65%) JMeter
General
1 34 (5.51%) Games
2 33 (5.35%) Electronics
3 28 (4.54%) Finance
4 27 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 25 (4.05%) Marketing
6 16 (2.59%) Automotive
7 13 (2.11%) Multimedia
8 9 (1.46%) Banking
9 8 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Avionics
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 231 (37.44%) Developer
2 166 (26.90%) Software Engineer
3 111 (17.99%) Test Engineer
4 62 (10.05%) Software Test Engineer
5 60 (9.72%) Web Developer
6 55 (8.91%) Software Developer
7 40 (6.48%) Administrator
8 39 (6.32%) Systems Administrator
9 32 (5.19%) Python Developer
10 26 (4.21%) Senior Developer
11 22 (3.57%) Junior
12 21 (3.40%) Analyst
12 21 (3.40%) Senior Software Engineer
12 21 (3.40%) Java Developer
12 21 (3.40%) Development Engineer
13 19 (3.08%) Linux Engineer
13 19 (3.08%) Linux Administrator
14 18 (2.92%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 18 (2.92%) UNIX Administrator
14 18 (2.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (18.15%) HTML
2 80 (12.97%) CSS
3 63 (10.21%) Web Services
4 57 (9.24%) jQuery
5 45 (7.29%) .NET
6 32 (5.19%) Django
7 29 (4.70%) XML
8 28 (4.54%) HTML5
8 28 (4.54%) RESTful
9 24 (3.89%) J2EE
10 22 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
11 21 (3.40%) LAMP
12 19 (3.08%) JSON
13 17 (2.76%) ASP.NET
14 12 (1.94%) Middleware
14 12 (1.94%) STL
15 11 (1.78%) Android SDK
15 11 (1.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 11 (1.78%) Cocoa
16 9 (1.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 144 (23.34%) Computer Science
2 84 (13.61%) Mathematics
3 43 (6.97%) Firmware
4 42 (6.81%) Open Source
5 32 (5.19%) Physics
6 26 (4.21%) Embedded Systems
7 23 (3.73%) Informatics
7 23 (3.73%) Cryptography
7 23 (3.73%) Mobile App
8 22 (3.57%) Visualisation
9 16 (2.59%) Statistics
10 14 (2.27%) Grid Computing
11 12 (1.94%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.78%) PKI
12 11 (1.78%) Clustering
13 10 (1.62%) Streaming Video
13 10 (1.62%) IPTV
14 9 (1.46%) Blog
14 9 (1.46%) 3D Graphics
14 9 (1.46%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 273 (44.25%) Linux
2 123 (19.94%) UNIX
3 114 (18.48%) Windows
4 36 (5.83%) Android
5 23 (3.73%) Ubuntu
6 21 (3.40%) CentOS
6 21 (3.40%) Apple iOS
7 18 (2.92%) Mac OS X
8 17 (2.76%) Mac OS
9 14 (2.27%) Debian
10 13 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.49%) SUSE
12 3 (0.49%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.49%) AIX
12 3 (0.49%) HPUX
12 3 (0.49%) Solaris
13 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (22.85%) Software Engineering
2 91 (14.75%) OO
3 78 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (10.05%) Test Scripting
5 58 (9.40%) Test Automation
6 57 (9.24%) Scrum
7 56 (9.08%) Automated Testing
8 55 (8.91%) OOD
9 43 (6.97%) TDD
10 40 (6.48%) DevOps
11 38 (6.16%) E-Commerce
12 37 (6.00%) Bioinformatics
13 36 (5.83%) Web Development
14 31 (5.02%) Configuration Management
14 31 (5.02%) Automation Testing
15 30 (4.86%) Software Architecture
16 27 (4.38%) Manual Testing
17 24 (3.89%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (3.40%) Software Testing
19 20 (3.24%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 228 (36.95%) Perl
2 214 (34.68%) Java
3 171 (27.71%) C++
4 166 (26.90%) JavaScript
5 144 (23.34%) C
6 120 (19.45%) PHP
7 117 (18.96%) C#
8 115 (18.64%) Ruby
9 90 (14.59%) SQL
10 66 (10.70%) Bash Shell
11 32 (5.19%) Embedded C
12 23 (3.73%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.92%) Tcl
13 18 (2.92%) Bourne shell
14 17 (2.76%) Assembly Language
15 15 (2.43%) Objective-C
16 14 (2.27%) MATLAB
17 13 (2.11%) TTCN
18 12 (1.94%) F#
19 11 (1.78%) R
Qualifications
1 229 (37.12%) Degree
2 16 (2.59%) ISTQB
3 13 (2.11%) ISEB
4 12 (1.94%) Postgraduate
5 11 (1.78%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.46%) PhD
7 5 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.65%) CCNA
8 4 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.49%) CISMP
9 3 (0.49%) CEH
9 3 (0.49%) CISSP
9 3 (0.49%) RHCE
10 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (12.80%) QA
2 9 (1.46%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.16%) WAI
3 1 (0.16%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.16%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 33 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.43%) KVM
2 15 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.49%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.32%) NFS
4 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 45 (7.29%) Puppet
2 34 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.46%) Nagios
4 5 (0.81%) Ansible
5 3 (0.49%) Nessus
6 2 (0.32%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.32%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 34 (5.51%) VMware
2 29 (4.70%) Red Hat
3 21 (3.40%) Perforce
4 18 (2.92%) Microsoft
5 10 (1.62%) SunGard
5 10 (1.62%) NetApp
6 9 (1.46%) MKS
6 9 (1.46%) HP
7 8 (1.30%) Sun
7 8 (1.30%) Hitachi
8 6 (0.97%) Splunk
8 6 (0.97%) Google
9 3 (0.49%) Zend
9 3 (0.49%) Intel
9 3 (0.49%) IBM
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle
10 2 (0.32%) Symantec
10 2 (0.32%) Isilon
10 2 (0.32%) Coverity
11 1 (0.16%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £45000 to £60000 per annum - Health
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27k - 43k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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AstraZeneca
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Max. £38,000 + bonus, benefits & pension (12%
Posted: 19 hours ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Thales
Posted: Yesterday
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
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Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
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Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits package
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