The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 78 105 71
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -34
Permanent jobs citing Python 61 45 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.96% 2.00% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.34% 4.11% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 46 40 68
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
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
831 1094 1348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.32% 48.64% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 697 893 1101
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Python
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +26 15 £44,500 -28.80%
Welwyn Garden City +18 9 £46,500 -2.10%
Hemel Hempstead +8 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Hertford - 6 £32,000 -
Kings Langley - 3 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth +4 1 £60,000 +4.34%
Cheshunt - 1 £55,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £52,500 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 64 (47.76%) Linux
2 56 (41.79%) Java
3 48 (35.82%) Perl
3 48 (35.82%) Degree
4 45 (33.58%) Computer Science
5 44 (32.84%) Games
6 36 (26.87%) Software Engineering
7 35 (26.12%) Unix
8 32 (23.88%) Puppet
9 31 (23.13%) Bash Shell
10 30 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
11 28 (20.90%) C
11 28 (20.90%) C++
12 27 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (18.66%) DevOps
14 23 (17.16%) Open Source
14 23 (17.16%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (16.42%) Google
15 22 (16.42%) C#
15 22 (16.42%) TCP/IP
15 22 (16.42%) Firewall
15 22 (16.42%) Configuration Management
16 21 (15.67%) Git (software)
17 20 (14.93%) Scala
18 19 (14.18%) Ruby
19 18 (13.43%) Mathematics
19 18 (13.43%) Django
19 18 (13.43%) Google Cloud Platform
20 17 (12.69%) Scrum
21 16 (11.94%) SQL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.96%) OpenStack
2 10 (7.46%) Apache
2 10 (7.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.73%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.73%) Drupal
4 2 (1.49%) SAS
5 1 (0.75%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (11.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (6.72%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (6.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 9 (6.72%) Google App Engine
3 9 (6.72%) Google Compute Engine
4 5 (3.73%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.49%) GitHub
6 1 (0.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.42%) Firewall
1 22 (16.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.70%) Network Security
3 11 (8.21%) DNS
4 10 (7.46%) Internet
4 10 (7.46%) SSH
4 10 (7.46%) VPN
5 9 (6.72%) BIG-IP
5 9 (6.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (6.72%) SSL
6 8 (5.97%) IPsec
6 8 (5.97%) Wireshark
7 5 (3.73%) Asterisk PBX
7 5 (3.73%) BGP
7 5 (3.73%) Junos
7 5 (3.73%) MPLS
7 5 (3.73%) NAS
7 5 (3.73%) OSPF
7 5 (3.73%) PBX
8 4 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.16%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (7.46%) MySQL
3 9 (6.72%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.22%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.48%) Big Data
6 6 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.73%) HBase
8 4 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.99%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.99%) DataStax
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.49%) GIS
10 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.75%) DB2
10 1 (0.75%) Informix
10 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (15.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.94%) Maven
3 11 (8.21%) Subversion
4 8 (5.97%) Mercurial
5 7 (5.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.49%) Ant
6 2 (1.49%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.49%) JUnit
7 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.75%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.75%) Selenium
7 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (32.84%) Games
2 16 (11.94%) Finance
3 9 (6.72%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.48%) Retail
5 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.99%) Electronics
6 4 (2.99%) German Language
7 2 (1.49%) Automotive
7 2 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.75%) Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (21.64%) Developer
2 20 (14.93%) Software Engineer
3 17 (12.69%) Graduate
4 14 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (9.70%) Java Developer
6 11 (8.21%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.46%) Java Engineer
8 8 (5.97%) Agile Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (5.97%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Junior
8 8 (5.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (5.97%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.22%) Network Engineer
9 7 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.48%) Administrator
10 6 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.43%) Django
2 12 (8.96%) Web Services
3 9 (6.72%) Hibernate
3 9 (6.72%) LAPP Stack
3 9 (6.72%) Spring
4 8 (5.97%) JPA
4 8 (5.97%) jQuery
4 8 (5.97%) RESTful
5 7 (5.22%) HTML
6 5 (3.73%) .NET
6 5 (3.73%) Akka
6 5 (3.73%) Apache Camel
7 4 (2.99%) CSS
7 4 (2.99%) Guava
7 4 (2.99%) LAMP
7 4 (2.99%) Regular Expression
8 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.24%) D3.js
8 3 (2.24%) DirectX
8 3 (2.24%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (33.58%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.43%) Mathematics
3 16 (11.94%) Physics
4 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (6.72%) Clustering
7 8 (5.97%) Algorithms
7 8 (5.97%) PACS
7 8 (5.97%) VHDL
8 5 (3.73%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (3.73%) ASIC
8 5 (3.73%) Data Integration
8 5 (3.73%) SystemC
9 4 (2.99%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.24%) Device Driver
10 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
10 3 (2.24%) Robotics
10 3 (2.24%) Verilog
11 2 (1.49%) User Experience
12 1 (0.75%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 64 (47.76%) Linux
2 35 (26.12%) Unix
3 14 (10.45%) Windows
4 11 (8.21%) CoreOS
4 11 (8.21%) Debian
5 8 (5.97%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.73%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.99%) AIX
7 4 (2.99%) Android
8 3 (2.24%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.49%) FreeBSD
9 2 (1.49%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.75%) CentOS
10 1 (0.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.87%) Software Engineering
2 27 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.66%) DevOps
4 23 (17.16%) Open Source
5 22 (16.42%) Configuration Management
6 17 (12.69%) Scrum
7 15 (11.19%) High Availability
8 12 (8.96%) SDLC
9 10 (7.46%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.46%) OOP
9 10 (7.46%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (6.72%) Business Process Improvement
10 9 (6.72%) Change Control
10 9 (6.72%) Data Protection
10 9 (6.72%) Human Resource Management
10 9 (6.72%) ITIL
10 9 (6.72%) OO
10 9 (6.72%) Process Improvement
10 9 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.97%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (41.79%) Java
2 48 (35.82%) Perl
3 31 (23.13%) Bash Shell
4 28 (20.90%) C
4 28 (20.90%) C++
5 22 (16.42%) C#
6 20 (14.93%) Scala
7 19 (14.18%) Ruby
8 16 (11.94%) SQL
9 15 (11.19%) JavaScript
10 11 (8.21%) Shell Script
11 9 (6.72%) MATLAB
12 6 (4.48%) Assembly Language
13 4 (2.99%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.24%) PHP
14 3 (2.24%) Tcl
15 2 (1.49%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.75%) Erlang
16 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (35.82%) Degree
2 15 (11.19%) PhD
3 11 (8.21%) RHCE
4 6 (4.48%) CCNP
4 6 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.73%) CCIE
5 5 (3.73%) CISSP
6 3 (2.24%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.24%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.49%) CWNA
8 1 (0.75%) CCNA
8 1 (0.75%) CEH
8 1 (0.75%) CISM
8 1 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.75%) MCSE
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.75%) SANS
8 1 (0.75%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.70%) PCI DSS
2 9 (6.72%) ISO 8583
3 4 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.99%) QA
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.21%) Ceph
2 8 (5.97%) Docker
3 5 (3.73%) Firmware
3 5 (3.73%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.99%) NFS
4 4 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.24%) Postfix
5 3 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.75%) iptables
6 1 (0.75%) Samba
6 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (23.88%) Puppet
2 9 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.72%) Salt
3 7 (5.22%) Nmap
4 5 (3.73%) Nessus
5 4 (2.99%) Ansible
5 4 (2.99%) Data Guard
5 4 (2.99%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.75%) QRadar
6 1 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 22 (16.42%) Google
2 15 (11.19%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.70%) Oracle
4 10 (7.46%) VMware
5 9 (6.72%) F5
6 8 (5.97%) Sybase
7 7 (5.22%) Cadence
7 7 (5.22%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.48%) Cisco
9 5 (3.73%) Aruba
9 5 (3.73%) Juniper
9 5 (3.73%) NetApp
9 5 (3.73%) Synopsys
10 3 (2.24%) Foundry
11 2 (1.49%) HP
11 2 (1.49%) IBM
11 2 (1.49%) Intel
11 2 (1.49%) Tableau
12 1 (0.75%) SAP
12 1 (0.75%) Symantec
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