The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 79 56 93
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs citing Python 66 81 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.84% 4.06% 2.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.24% 7.08% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 61 64 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1057 1144 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.54% 57.29% 54.65%
Number of salaries quoted 869 983 1367
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Hertfordshire region.

Python Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Python
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
St Albans +2 18 £40,000 -27.27%
Stevenage +7 7 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Bishop's Stortford -2 3 £30,000 +33.33%
Hitchin - 2 £60,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -2 1 £50,000 -
Watford -25 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 102 (75.56%) Linux
2 98 (72.59%) Java
3 96 (71.11%) UNIX
4 91 (67.41%) Computer Science
5 88 (65.19%) Degree
6 79 (58.52%) OO
6 79 (58.52%) Software Engineering
7 76 (56.30%) C
8 74 (54.81%) C#
8 74 (54.81%) Multithreading
9 73 (54.07%) C++
10 29 (21.48%) Oracle
11 27 (20.00%) Games
12 25 (18.52%) HTML
12 25 (18.52%) NoSQL
13 23 (17.04%) MongoDB
13 23 (17.04%) Apache Cassandra
13 23 (17.04%) Artificial Intelligence
14 20 (14.81%) GlassFish
14 20 (14.81%) JavaScript
14 20 (14.81%) Tomcat
15 19 (14.07%) Perl
15 19 (14.07%) Android
15 19 (14.07%) Scala
15 19 (14.07%) Apple iOS
16 18 (13.33%) BigTable
16 18 (13.33%) Google
16 18 (13.33%) Hadoop
16 18 (13.33%) PHP
16 18 (13.33%) Shell Script

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (14.81%) Tomcat
1 20 (14.81%) GlassFish
2 12 (8.89%) WebLogic
3 10 (7.41%) Apache
4 6 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (3.70%) Node.js
5 5 (3.70%) Tuxedo
6 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.74%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.67%) Google App Engine
2 8 (5.93%) Google Compute Engine
3 7 (5.19%) PaaS
3 7 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.70%) SaaS
5 4 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) HTTP
2 8 (5.93%) Internet
3 6 (4.44%) Firewall
4 5 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.70%) LDAP
5 4 (2.96%) MPLS
5 4 (2.96%) Junos
6 3 (2.22%) DNS
6 3 (2.22%) Wireless
6 3 (2.22%) SSH
6 3 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.22%) OSPF
6 3 (2.22%) BGP
6 3 (2.22%) PBX
6 3 (2.22%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (1.48%) VPN
7 2 (1.48%) Network Security
8 1 (0.74%) NAS
8 1 (0.74%) SAN
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 23 (17.04%) MongoDB
2 23 (17.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (13.33%) BigTable
3 18 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 16 (11.85%) MySQL
5 13 (9.63%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.44%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.70%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.96%) Informix
9 4 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Selenium
2 8 (5.93%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.93%) RSpec
2 8 (5.93%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.70%) Ant
3 5 (3.70%) Subversion
4 4 (2.96%) Maven
4 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (20.00%) Games
2 15 (11.11%) Finance
3 7 (5.19%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Billing
4 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (48.89%) Developer
2 62 (45.93%) Software Engineer
3 42 (31.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 36 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 35 (25.93%) Java Developer
6 28 (20.74%) Software Developer
7 20 (14.81%) Senior Developer
8 19 (14.07%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 19 (14.07%) Java Software Developer
9 13 (9.63%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (7.41%) Programmer
11 9 (6.67%) Junior
12 8 (5.93%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (5.93%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 7 (5.19%) Middleware Engineer
13 7 (5.19%) Senior Web Developer
13 7 (5.19%) Web Developer
14 6 (4.44%) Network Engineer
14 6 (4.44%) Junior Developer
14 6 (4.44%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.52%) HTML
2 17 (12.59%) Web Services
3 16 (11.85%) XML
3 16 (11.85%) .NET
4 14 (10.37%) CSS
5 12 (8.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (8.15%) HTML5
6 11 (8.15%) AngularJS
7 9 (6.67%) J2EE
8 8 (5.93%) Middleware
8 8 (5.93%) Ajax
9 7 (5.19%) Swing
10 6 (4.44%) ASP.NET
10 6 (4.44%) Backbone.js
10 6 (4.44%) Django
10 6 (4.44%) jQuery
11 5 (3.70%) REST
11 5 (3.70%) CakePHP
11 5 (3.70%) Grails
11 5 (3.70%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 91 (67.41%) Computer Science
2 23 (17.04%) Artificial Intelligence
3 14 (10.37%) Open Source
4 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.19%) Mathematics
5 7 (5.19%) Physics
6 5 (3.70%) PKI
7 4 (2.96%) Statistics
8 3 (2.22%) Informatics
9 2 (1.48%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.74%) Firmware
10 1 (0.74%) Robotics
10 1 (0.74%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.74%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.74%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 102 (75.56%) Linux
2 96 (71.11%) UNIX
3 19 (14.07%) Android
3 19 (14.07%) Apple iOS
4 10 (7.41%) Solaris
5 8 (5.93%) AIX
6 7 (5.19%) Windows
7 4 (2.96%) HPUX
8 2 (1.48%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.74%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.74%) Debian
9 1 (0.74%) OpenBSD
9 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (58.52%) OO
1 79 (58.52%) Software Engineering
2 74 (54.81%) Multithreading
3 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (5.93%) TDD
4 8 (5.93%) MVC
4 8 (5.93%) UML
5 7 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (4.44%) E-Commerce
7 5 (3.70%) Scrum
8 4 (2.96%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.96%) Machine Learning
9 3 (2.22%) ITIL
9 3 (2.22%) Product Management
9 3 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.22%) OOD
9 3 (2.22%) SOA
9 3 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.48%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 98 (72.59%) Java
2 76 (56.30%) C
3 74 (54.81%) C#
4 73 (54.07%) C++
5 20 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 19 (14.07%) Perl
6 19 (14.07%) Scala
7 18 (13.33%) Objective-C
7 18 (13.33%) PHP
7 18 (13.33%) Shell Script
8 15 (11.11%) Ruby
9 11 (8.15%) SQL
10 7 (5.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 6 (4.44%) Groovy
12 3 (2.22%) Bourne shell
12 3 (2.22%) C-shell
12 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.74%) Tcl
13 1 (0.74%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 88 (65.19%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) CCIE
2 3 (2.22%) CCNP
2 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.22%) vSphere
2 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.74%) KVM
4 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.96%) Puppet
2 3 (2.22%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (21.48%) Oracle
2 18 (13.33%) Google
3 8 (5.93%) Cisco
4 5 (3.70%) Juniper
4 5 (3.70%) VMware
5 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.96%) Foundry
5 4 (2.96%) Aruba
5 4 (2.96%) HP
5 4 (2.96%) EMC
5 4 (2.96%) IBM
6 3 (2.22%) Sun
6 3 (2.22%) BMC
7 1 (0.74%) NetApp
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental, Relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago