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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 22 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 271 296 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.71% 10.62% 9.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.48% 16.38% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 240 263 246
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1644 1807 2145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 64.95% 64.86% 69.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1619 1810
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 248 £41,000 +2.50% 77
Huntingdon +3 1 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Peterborough -4 1 £45,000 +34.32% 1
St Neots - 1 £45,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 196 (44.04%) Linux
2 189 (42.47%) Perl
3 156 (35.06%) Degree
4 144 (32.36%) Java
5 123 (27.64%) C++
6 115 (25.84%) JavaScript
7 98 (22.02%) C
8 96 (21.57%) HTML
9 95 (21.35%) Ruby
10 94 (21.12%) Software Engineering
11 93 (20.90%) PHP
12 91 (20.45%) Computer Science
13 89 (20.00%) CSS
14 84 (18.88%) MySQL
15 82 (18.43%) SQL
16 71 (15.96%) Test Automation
17 70 (15.73%) C#
18 69 (15.51%) Windows
19 67 (15.06%) UNIX
20 60 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
21 58 (13.03%) Wireless
22 57 (12.81%) OO
23 53 (11.91%) NoSQL
24 52 (11.69%) Mathematics
25 48 (10.79%) QA
26 47 (10.56%) jQuery
27 43 (9.66%) Test Scripting
28 40 (8.99%) Bash Shell
28 40 (8.99%) Web Services
28 40 (8.99%) Automated Testing

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (4.49%) Apache
2 19 (4.27%) Node.js
3 8 (1.80%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.90%) CMS
5 3 (0.67%) IIS
6 2 (0.45%) Documentum
6 2 (0.45%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.22%) Tornado
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (0.90%) MS Excel
1 4 (0.90%) MS Office
2 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.22%) Blender
2 1 (0.22%) InDesign
2 1 (0.22%) Maya
2 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (2.47%) SunGard APT
1 11 (2.47%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.67%) SaaS
4 2 (0.45%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.22%) Heroku
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (13.03%) Wireless
2 32 (7.19%) Wi-Fi
3 31 (6.97%) TCP/IP
4 29 (6.52%) Bluetooth
5 26 (5.84%) HTTP
6 22 (4.94%) Internet
7 14 (3.15%) LDAP
8 13 (2.92%) STUN
8 13 (2.92%) SSL
8 13 (2.92%) X.509
9 10 (2.25%) SAN
10 9 (2.02%) UWB
11 8 (1.80%) VPN
11 8 (1.80%) Firewall
12 7 (1.57%) LTE
12 7 (1.57%) 802.11
13 6 (1.35%) UMTS
13 6 (1.35%) GPRS
13 6 (1.35%) GSM
14 4 (0.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (18.88%) MySQL
2 53 (11.91%) NoSQL
3 23 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (5.17%) MongoDB
4 7 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.35%) Big Data
6 5 (1.12%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server
7 4 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.67%) Text Mining
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.45%) Redis
9 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.22%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (4.49%) Subversion
2 12 (2.70%) Bugzilla
3 11 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.80%) JMeter
4 8 (1.80%) Firebug
4 8 (1.80%) Selenium
5 6 (1.35%) LabVIEW
5 6 (1.35%) Mercurial
6 5 (1.12%) Jasmine
6 5 (1.12%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.90%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.90%) Hudson
8 3 (0.67%) WATIR
8 3 (0.67%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.67%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (0.67%) Redmine
8 3 (0.67%) SCons
8 3 (0.67%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.67%) Sahi
General
1 27 (6.07%) Finance
2 24 (5.39%) Games
3 23 (5.17%) Electronics
4 22 (4.94%) Automotive
5 11 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.25%) Multimedia
6 10 (2.25%) Marketing
7 6 (1.35%) Banking
8 5 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.67%) Front Office
10 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.45%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (37.53%) Developer
2 137 (30.79%) Software Engineer
3 104 (23.37%) Test Engineer
4 74 (16.63%) Web Developer
5 70 (15.73%) Software Test Engineer
6 35 (7.87%) Software Developer
7 27 (6.07%) C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (4.72%) Graduate
9 18 (4.04%) Linux Engineer
10 17 (3.82%) Python Developer
10 17 (3.82%) Graduate Developer
11 16 (3.60%) Junior
11 16 (3.60%) Graduate Web Developer
12 15 (3.37%) Analyst
13 14 (3.15%) Administrator
14 12 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
14 12 (2.70%) Junior Developer
15 11 (2.47%) Support Analyst
15 11 (2.47%) Senior Developer
15 11 (2.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (21.57%) HTML
2 89 (20.00%) CSS
3 47 (10.56%) jQuery
4 40 (8.99%) Web Services
5 36 (8.09%) Django
6 27 (6.07%) Ruby on Rails
7 20 (4.49%) .NET
8 17 (3.82%) OpenGL
8 17 (3.82%) XML
9 16 (3.60%) J2EE
9 16 (3.60%) RESTful
10 14 (3.15%) HTML5
11 13 (2.92%) JSON
12 10 (2.25%) ASP.NET
12 10 (2.25%) Backbone.js
12 10 (2.25%) OpenCL
13 9 (2.02%) OpenMP
13 9 (2.02%) LAMP
13 9 (2.02%) J2SE
14 8 (1.80%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 91 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 52 (11.69%) Mathematics
3 36 (8.09%) Firmware
4 34 (7.64%) Open Source
5 18 (4.04%) Blog
6 16 (3.60%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.15%) Grid Computing
7 14 (3.15%) Physics
8 13 (2.92%) Mobile App
9 12 (2.70%) Clustering
10 10 (2.25%) ASIC
10 10 (2.25%) Hedge funds
10 10 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (1.80%) Cryptography
11 8 (1.80%) Informatics
12 7 (1.57%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.57%) Handset
13 6 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 6 (1.35%) Social Media
14 4 (0.90%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 196 (44.04%) Linux
2 69 (15.51%) Windows
3 67 (15.06%) UNIX
4 29 (6.52%) Mac OS X
5 12 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.70%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.02%) CentOS
6 9 (2.02%) Android
7 6 (1.35%) Debian
7 6 (1.35%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.12%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.90%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.67%) SUSE
10 3 (0.67%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.22%) HPUX
11 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (21.12%) Software Engineering
2 71 (15.96%) Test Automation
3 60 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (12.81%) OO
5 43 (9.66%) Test Scripting
6 40 (8.99%) Automated Testing
7 38 (8.54%) Scrum
8 36 (8.09%) OOD
9 34 (7.64%) TDD
10 33 (7.42%) Web Development
11 25 (5.62%) Software Testing
12 22 (4.94%) Manual Testing
12 22 (4.94%) MVC
13 19 (4.27%) Security Testing
13 19 (4.27%) Requirements Analysis
13 19 (4.27%) Regression Testing
14 17 (3.82%) Validation
15 15 (3.37%) Automation Testing
15 15 (3.37%) Unit Testing
15 15 (3.37%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 189 (42.47%) Perl
2 144 (32.36%) Java
3 123 (27.64%) C++
4 115 (25.84%) JavaScript
5 98 (22.02%) C
6 95 (21.35%) Ruby
7 93 (20.90%) PHP
8 82 (18.43%) SQL
9 70 (15.73%) C#
10 40 (8.99%) Bash Shell
11 30 (6.74%) Assembly Language
12 18 (4.04%) Tcl
12 18 (4.04%) TTCN
13 17 (3.82%) Embedded C
13 17 (3.82%) Embedded C++
14 11 (2.47%) Scala
15 10 (2.25%) Shell Script
16 9 (2.02%) Bourne shell
17 4 (0.90%) Objective-C
18 3 (0.67%) F#
Qualifications
1 156 (35.06%) Degree
2 11 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.25%) ISEB
4 9 (2.02%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.90%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.90%) PhD
6 3 (0.67%) RHCE
7 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.79%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) WAI
System Software
1 30 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.80%) KVM
4 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (5.17%) Puppet
2 20 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.25%) Nagios
4 5 (1.12%) Nessus
5 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (6.97%) VMware
2 19 (4.27%) Red Hat
3 13 (2.92%) Intel
3 13 (2.92%) IBM
4 11 (2.47%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.47%) SunGard
5 9 (2.02%) NetApp
6 8 (1.80%) Hitachi
6 8 (1.80%) HP
6 8 (1.80%) Sun
6 8 (1.80%) Perforce
7 7 (1.57%) Oracle
8 4 (0.90%) MKS
9 2 (0.45%) Google
10 1 (0.22%) Isilon
10 1 (0.22%) Adobe
10 1 (0.22%) Siemens
10 1 (0.22%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Guru Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg. (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £34,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £40k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension,health/life insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + shares + bonus + relocation + bene
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago