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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 15 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 322 212 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.38% 9.66% 9.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.98% 15.34% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 260 185 203
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £54,300
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
1343 1382 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.98% 62.99% 59.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1192 1364
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +12 299 £42,500 +6.25% 66
Peterborough +6 11 £70,000 +100.00%
Huntingdon +12 9 £70,000 +55.55%
St Neots +3 9 £70,000 +55.55%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 269 (42.30%) Linux
2 266 (41.82%) C
3 262 (41.19%) C++
4 235 (36.95%) Degree
5 222 (34.91%) Software Engineering
6 179 (28.14%) Computer Science
7 176 (27.67%) Perl
8 161 (25.31%) Java
9 159 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 145 (22.80%) HTML
11 144 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
12 113 (17.77%) Windows
13 112 (17.61%) C#
14 99 (15.57%) SQL
15 98 (15.41%) CSS
16 91 (14.31%) PHP
17 86 (13.52%) UNIX
18 71 (11.16%) MySQL
19 67 (10.53%) Internet
20 65 (10.22%) Electronics
20 65 (10.22%) Mathematics
21 63 (9.91%) Scrum
22 62 (9.75%) Wireless
22 62 (9.75%) Web Development
23 60 (9.43%) Automated Testing
24 58 (9.12%) QA
24 58 (9.12%) Bash Shell
25 57 (8.96%) jQuery
26 56 (8.81%) Ruby
26 56 (8.81%) Test Automation

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 21 (3.30%) Apache
2 20 (3.14%) Tomcat
2 20 (3.14%) Node.js
3 13 (2.04%) OpenStack
4 8 (1.26%) IIS
4 8 (1.26%) JBoss
5 6 (0.94%) CloudStack
6 5 (0.79%) Zope
6 5 (0.79%) Plone
6 5 (0.79%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.79%) SAS
7 4 (0.63%) WildFly
8 3 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.16%) Site Server
Applications
1 15 (2.36%) 3ds Max
2 8 (1.26%) Maya
2 8 (1.26%) Blender
2 8 (1.26%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.63%) Simulink
4 3 (0.47%) MS Office
4 3 (0.47%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.31%) Stateflow
5 2 (0.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.16%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.57%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (10.53%) Internet
2 62 (9.75%) Wireless
3 43 (6.76%) TCP/IP
4 23 (3.62%) HTTP
5 18 (2.83%) Firewall
6 17 (2.67%) SAN
7 16 (2.52%) SNMP
7 16 (2.52%) iSCSI
7 16 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
8 14 (2.20%) ZigBee
9 13 (2.04%) HTTPS
9 13 (2.04%) 802.15
10 11 (1.73%) DHCP
11 10 (1.57%) Ethernet
11 10 (1.57%) DNS
11 10 (1.57%) 3G
11 10 (1.57%) NAS
12 9 (1.42%) LTE
12 9 (1.42%) Network Security
13 8 (1.26%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (11.16%) MySQL
2 50 (7.86%) NoSQL
3 41 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (5.35%) MongoDB
5 25 (3.93%) Big Data
6 14 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (1.57%) SQL Server
7 10 (1.57%) Text Mining
8 9 (1.42%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.94%) Spotfire
9 6 (0.94%) QlikView
10 5 (0.79%) MariaDB
10 5 (0.79%) CouchDB
10 5 (0.79%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.63%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.47%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 32 (5.03%) Jenkins
3 31 (4.87%) JIRA
4 27 (4.25%) Eclipse
5 22 (3.46%) Selenium
6 14 (2.20%) Visual Studio
7 12 (1.89%) Bugzilla
8 11 (1.73%) TeamCity
9 9 (1.42%) Subversion
9 9 (1.42%) Maven
10 7 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.10%) GCC
11 6 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.94%) CruiseControl
11 6 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (0.94%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (0.79%) LabVIEW
12 5 (0.79%) Hudson
13 4 (0.63%) Mockito
General
1 65 (10.22%) Electronics
2 34 (5.35%) Marketing
3 29 (4.56%) Finance
4 27 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 26 (4.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.36%) Automotive
8 8 (1.26%) Games
9 6 (0.94%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.63%) Banking
10 4 (0.63%) Advertising
11 3 (0.47%) Military
12 1 (0.16%) Publishing
12 1 (0.16%) German Language
12 1 (0.16%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 210 (33.02%) Software Engineer
2 199 (31.29%) Developer
3 86 (13.52%) Test Engineer
4 62 (9.75%) Web Developer
5 49 (7.70%) Software Developer
6 45 (7.08%) Software Test Engineer
7 43 (6.76%) Team Leader
8 40 (6.29%) Programmer
9 35 (5.50%) Graduate
10 32 (5.03%) Administrator
11 30 (4.72%) Software Team Leader
12 29 (4.56%) Systems Administrator
13 28 (4.40%) Senior Software Engineer
14 27 (4.25%) Python Developer
15 26 (4.09%) C++ Developer
16 24 (3.77%) Software Programmer
17 22 (3.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 22 (3.46%) Senior Developer
18 19 (2.99%) Test Team Leader
18 19 (2.99%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (22.80%) HTML
2 98 (15.41%) CSS
3 57 (8.96%) jQuery
4 55 (8.65%) Web Services
5 47 (7.39%) XML
6 30 (4.72%) HTML5
7 28 (4.40%) .NET
8 25 (3.93%) Django
9 20 (3.14%) XSLT
9 20 (3.14%) CSS3
10 17 (2.67%) REST
11 16 (2.52%) AngularJS
11 16 (2.52%) RESTful
12 14 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
13 13 (2.04%) OpenGL ES
14 11 (1.73%) Spring
14 11 (1.73%) Hibernate
15 10 (1.57%) LAMP
16 9 (1.42%) ASP.NET
17 8 (1.26%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 179 (28.14%) Computer Science
2 65 (10.22%) Mathematics
3 53 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 50 (7.86%) Algorithms
5 39 (6.13%) Internet of Things
6 38 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (5.66%) Open Source
8 29 (4.56%) Cryptography
9 26 (4.09%) User Experience
10 23 (3.62%) Visualisation
11 22 (3.46%) Data Structures
12 19 (2.99%) Smart Meter
13 18 (2.83%) Statistics
13 18 (2.83%) Mobile App
14 17 (2.67%) Management Information System
15 16 (2.52%) Device Driver
15 16 (2.52%) Informatics
16 15 (2.36%) 3D Graphics
17 13 (2.04%) Physics
18 11 (1.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 269 (42.30%) Linux
2 113 (17.77%) Windows
3 86 (13.52%) UNIX
4 48 (7.55%) Android
5 31 (4.87%) Apple iOS
6 21 (3.30%) Embedded Linux
7 14 (2.20%) Debian
8 11 (1.73%) CentOS
9 7 (1.10%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.79%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.79%) AIX
10 5 (0.79%) HPUX
10 5 (0.79%) Solaris
11 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.16%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (34.91%) Software Engineering
2 144 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (9.91%) Scrum
4 62 (9.75%) Web Development
5 60 (9.43%) Automated Testing
6 56 (8.81%) Test Automation
7 55 (8.65%) OO
8 54 (8.49%) Mentoring
9 51 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (6.45%) Software Testing
11 39 (6.13%) Analytics
12 31 (4.87%) Test Scripting
13 29 (4.56%) Information Security
13 29 (4.56%) TDD
14 28 (4.40%) OOD
15 27 (4.25%) Regression Testing
16 24 (3.77%) Project Planning
17 23 (3.62%) Content Management
17 23 (3.62%) Test Management
18 21 (3.30%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 266 (41.82%) C
2 262 (41.19%) C++
3 176 (27.67%) Perl
4 161 (25.31%) Java
5 159 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 112 (17.61%) C#
7 99 (15.57%) SQL
8 91 (14.31%) PHP
9 58 (9.12%) Bash Shell
10 56 (8.81%) Ruby
11 33 (5.19%) MATLAB
11 33 (5.19%) Embedded C
12 21 (3.30%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.20%) GLSL
14 13 (2.04%) R
15 11 (1.73%) Embedded C++
16 8 (1.26%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.26%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.10%) Golang
17 7 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 235 (36.95%) Degree
2 36 (5.66%) ISEB
3 16 (2.52%) VCP4
4 15 (2.36%) ISTQB
5 14 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.73%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.94%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.79%) LPIC
9 2 (0.31%) PhD
10 1 (0.16%) CCNP
10 1 (0.16%) CCNA
10 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.12%) QA
2 6 (0.94%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.47%) WAI
4 1 (0.16%) JTAG
4 1 (0.16%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.16%) DO-178B
System Software
1 19 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.04%) Firmware
2 13 (2.04%) Xen
3 12 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.26%) KVM
5 6 (0.94%) XenServer
6 5 (0.79%) Docker
6 5 (0.79%) LXC
7 4 (0.63%) Varnish
7 4 (0.63%) Squid
8 2 (0.31%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.16%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 22 (3.46%) Puppet
2 13 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.42%) Ansible
3 9 (1.42%) Nagios
4 7 (1.10%) OPNET
4 7 (1.10%) Cacti
5 6 (0.94%) OpenView
6 5 (0.79%) Mesos
7 2 (0.31%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (6.76%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.09%) Oracle
2 26 (4.09%) Google
3 18 (2.83%) Perforce
3 18 (2.83%) VMware
4 14 (2.20%) Red Hat
5 12 (1.89%) Cisco
5 12 (1.89%) HP
6 10 (1.57%) Rackspace
7 7 (1.10%) Sony
7 7 (1.10%) Intel
7 7 (1.10%) Juniper
8 6 (0.94%) Citrix
8 6 (0.94%) EMC
8 6 (0.94%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.94%) Isilon
9 5 (0.79%) Pegasus
10 4 (0.63%) Coverity
11 3 (0.47%) ION Trading
11 3 (0.47%) IBM
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