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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 59 84 86
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 77 72 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.93% 2.93% 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.25% 5.74% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 69 67 50
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £37,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,200 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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
933 1254 1109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.58% 51.04% 46.40%
Number of salaries quoted 832 1116 927
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 +19 17 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Royston +1 15 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Hertford - 7 £56,250 -
St Albans - 7 £69,000 - 2
Borehamwood - 5 £45,000 -
Cheshunt - 5 £55,000 -
Stevenage -8 4 £52,500 +27.27% 1
Potters Bar -5 2 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Kings Langley - 2 £57,000 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £69,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £60,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 86 (62.32%) Linux
2 65 (47.10%) Perl
3 52 (37.68%) Java
4 39 (28.26%) Unix
5 36 (26.09%) Bash Shell
6 35 (25.36%) C
7 34 (24.64%) C++
8 33 (23.91%) SQL
8 33 (23.91%) Shell Script
9 31 (22.46%) TCP/IP
9 31 (22.46%) Software Engineering
10 28 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (20.29%) Degree
10 28 (20.29%) Windows
11 25 (18.12%) Finance
11 25 (18.12%) ITIL
11 25 (18.12%) DevOps
12 24 (17.39%) Microsoft
13 23 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 23 (16.67%) Apache
13 23 (16.67%) C#
14 22 (15.94%) MySQL
15 21 (15.22%) Computer Science
15 21 (15.22%) Network Security
15 21 (15.22%) SSH
16 19 (13.77%) Problem Management
16 19 (13.77%) Firewall
17 18 (13.04%) Workflow
17 18 (13.04%) IPsec
17 18 (13.04%) Sybase

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 23 (16.67%) Apache
2 15 (10.87%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.35%) SAS
3 6 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.72%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.72%) Confluence
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.35%) SPSS
3 1 (0.72%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (5.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (22.46%) TCP/IP
2 21 (15.22%) Network Security
2 21 (15.22%) SSH
3 19 (13.77%) Firewall
4 18 (13.04%) IPsec
4 18 (13.04%) VPN
5 12 (8.70%) Wireshark
6 9 (6.52%) BIG-IP
6 9 (6.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (6.52%) SSL
7 8 (5.80%) DNS
8 4 (2.90%) Internet
8 4 (2.90%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.17%) DHCP
9 3 (2.17%) DMZ
9 3 (2.17%) HTTP
9 3 (2.17%) tcpdump
10 2 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.45%) LAN
10 2 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.29%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (15.94%) MySQL
3 10 (7.25%) Big Data
4 7 (5.07%) GIS
4 7 (5.07%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.07%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.72%) HBase
8 1 (0.72%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 6 (4.35%) Maven
3 5 (3.62%) Bitbucket
3 5 (3.62%) gulp
4 4 (2.90%) Ant
4 4 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.90%) Selenium
4 4 (2.90%) Subversion
5 2 (1.45%) JUnit
5 2 (1.45%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.72%) JIRA
6 1 (0.72%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.72%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.72%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (18.12%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.90%) Electronics
5 2 (1.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (18.84%) Developer
2 19 (13.77%) Support Engineer
3 14 (10.14%) Analyst
3 14 (10.14%) Graduate
4 13 (9.42%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (9.42%) Software Developer
5 11 (7.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (6.52%) Linux Support
6 9 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.80%) Java Developer
7 8 (5.80%) Linux Support Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Administrator
8 7 (5.07%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (5.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 6 (4.35%) Security Analyst
9 6 (4.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.52%) HTML
1 9 (6.52%) LAPP Stack
1 9 (6.52%) RESTful
2 8 (5.80%) .NET
2 8 (5.80%) Qt
3 6 (4.35%) jQuery
3 6 (4.35%) LAMP
4 5 (3.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.62%) Backbone.js
4 5 (3.62%) HTML5
4 5 (3.62%) lodash
4 5 (3.62%) Middleware
4 5 (3.62%) Node.js
4 5 (3.62%) React
4 5 (3.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (3.62%) Web Services
5 4 (2.90%) DirectX
5 4 (2.90%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.90%) OpenGL
5 4 (2.90%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.59%) PACS
3 9 (6.52%) Clustering
3 9 (6.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (5.07%) VHDL
5 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.35%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.62%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (3.62%) ASIC
6 5 (3.62%) SystemC
7 4 (2.90%) Device Driver
8 3 (2.17%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.17%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.45%) Life Science
9 2 (1.45%) Verilog
10 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.72%) Robotics
10 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 86 (62.32%) Linux
2 39 (28.26%) Unix
3 28 (20.29%) Windows
4 12 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.80%) Android
6 7 (5.07%) CentOS
7 4 (2.90%) Debian
8 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.17%) Solaris
9 2 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.46%) Software Engineering
2 25 (18.12%) DevOps
2 25 (18.12%) ITIL
3 19 (13.77%) Problem Management
4 18 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 18 (13.04%) Workflow
5 17 (12.32%) High Availability
6 16 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (10.87%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (8.70%) SDLC
9 10 (7.25%) Configuration Management
9 10 (7.25%) Prototyping
9 10 (7.25%) Scrum
10 9 (6.52%) Change Control
10 9 (6.52%) Data Protection
10 9 (6.52%) Human Resource Management
10 9 (6.52%) Information Security
10 9 (6.52%) OOP
10 9 (6.52%) Process Improvement
10 9 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (47.10%) Perl
2 52 (37.68%) Java
3 36 (26.09%) Bash Shell
4 35 (25.36%) C
5 34 (24.64%) C++
6 33 (23.91%) Shell Script
6 33 (23.91%) SQL
7 23 (16.67%) C#
8 16 (11.59%) Ruby
9 15 (10.87%) JavaScript
10 14 (10.14%) Scala
11 7 (5.07%) MATLAB
12 6 (4.35%) Assembly Language
12 6 (4.35%) T-SQL
12 6 (4.35%) VB.NET
13 5 (3.62%) ES6
13 5 (3.62%) PHP
14 4 (2.90%) AWK
14 4 (2.90%) Tcl
15 3 (2.17%) Jython
Qualifications
1 28 (20.29%) Degree
2 12 (8.70%) PhD
3 11 (7.97%) RHCE
4 6 (4.35%) CCNA
4 6 (4.35%) CCNP
4 6 (4.35%) CEH
4 6 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.35%) CISM
4 6 (4.35%) CISSP
4 6 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (4.35%) MCSE
4 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.35%) SANS
4 6 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (2.17%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.45%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 10 (7.25%) QA
3 9 (6.52%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.72%) SDET
4 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.62%) Firmware
2 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.90%) NFS
2 4 (2.90%) Postfix
3 3 (2.17%) iptables
3 3 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.72%) Docker
4 1 (0.72%) Samba
4 1 (0.72%) Squid
4 1 (0.72%) vCloud
4 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (13.04%) Puppet
2 9 (6.52%) Nessus
2 9 (6.52%) Salt
3 6 (4.35%) Nmap
3 6 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.35%) QRadar
3 6 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (3.62%) Ansible
5 3 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.45%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.72%) Kibana
7 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.72%) logstash
7 1 (0.72%) Nagios
7 1 (0.72%) Rancher
7 1 (0.72%) Terraform
7 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.04%) Sybase
3 12 (8.70%) HP
4 11 (7.97%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.52%) F5
5 9 (6.52%) IBM
5 9 (6.52%) Oracle
6 7 (5.07%) Cadence
7 6 (4.35%) ArcSight
7 6 (4.35%) SAP
7 6 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 6 (4.35%) Splunk
7 6 (4.35%) Symantec
7 6 (4.35%) Tableau
7 6 (4.35%) VMware
8 5 (3.62%) Synopsys
9 4 (2.90%) Cisco
10 3 (2.17%) Google
11 2 (1.45%) Sun
12 1 (0.72%) EMC
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage
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Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + PERKS
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + very good bonus
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Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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