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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 92 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 48 68 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.21% 3.37% 3.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.15% 6.60% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 51 42
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
932 1031 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.87% 51.09% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 798 780 881
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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
Watford +8 6 £60,000 +84.61% 2
St Albans -4 5 £26,250 -44.73%
Welwyn Garden City +4 3 £62,500 -
Potters Bar -6 2 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Royston - 2 - -
Bishop's Stortford 0 1 £35,000 +37.25%
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 55 (46.61%) Java
2 48 (40.68%) Linux
3 42 (35.59%) Perl
4 39 (33.05%) Computer Science
5 32 (27.12%) Degree
5 32 (27.12%) Oracle
6 30 (25.42%) C
7 27 (22.88%) Unix
8 26 (22.03%) SQL
9 23 (19.49%) Games
9 23 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (18.64%) C++
10 22 (18.64%) Git (software)
10 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (17.80%) Open Source
11 21 (17.80%) C#
11 21 (17.80%) Software Engineering
12 19 (16.10%) Ruby
12 19 (16.10%) Puppet
12 19 (16.10%) DevOps
13 18 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (15.25%) Windows
14 17 (14.41%) HTML
15 15 (12.71%) Google
15 15 (12.71%) Mathematics
15 15 (12.71%) Google Cloud Platform
16 14 (11.86%) Analytics
16 14 (11.86%) Physics
16 14 (11.86%) Firewall
17 13 (11.02%) JavaScript

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (6.78%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.24%) Drupal
3 4 (3.39%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.69%) JBoss
4 2 (1.69%) SAS
4 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.85%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) SPSS
3 1 (0.85%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (12.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (3.39%) Google App Engine
3 4 (3.39%) Google Compute Engine
4 3 (2.54%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.69%) GitHub
5 2 (1.69%) IaaS
5 2 (1.69%) PaaS
6 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.86%) Firewall
2 10 (8.47%) DNS
3 6 (5.08%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (5.08%) BGP
3 6 (5.08%) Internet
3 6 (5.08%) Junos
3 6 (5.08%) MPLS
3 6 (5.08%) Network Security
3 6 (5.08%) OSPF
3 6 (5.08%) PBX
3 6 (5.08%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.54%) Wireless
6 2 (1.69%) HTTP
6 2 (1.69%) NAS
6 2 (1.69%) SSL
6 2 (1.69%) VPN
6 2 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.85%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) Big Data
2 12 (10.17%) MySQL
3 11 (9.32%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.63%) SQL Server
6 8 (6.78%) Informix
6 8 (6.78%) RDBMS
7 7 (5.93%) Hadoop
7 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database
8 6 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (3.39%) HBase
11 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.69%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.69%) DataStax
12 2 (1.69%) GIS
12 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.17%) Maven
3 10 (8.47%) Eclipse
4 9 (7.63%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.78%) Gradle
5 8 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (5.93%) Subversion
7 6 (5.08%) Ant
8 4 (3.39%) JIRA
8 4 (3.39%) JUnit
8 4 (3.39%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.69%) Hudson
9 2 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 23 (19.49%) Games
2 10 (8.47%) Finance
3 7 (5.93%) Retail
4 5 (4.24%) Banking
5 4 (3.39%) Automotive
5 4 (3.39%) German Language
6 2 (1.69%) Electronics
6 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (38.14%) Developer
2 28 (23.73%) Java Developer
3 18 (15.25%) Software Engineer
4 12 (10.17%) Programmer
5 9 (7.63%) Architect
5 9 (7.63%) Python Developer
6 8 (6.78%) C Programmer
6 8 (6.78%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Linux Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (5.93%) Administrator
7 7 (5.93%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Graduate
8 6 (5.08%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.41%) HTML
2 13 (11.02%) Django
2 13 (11.02%) XML
3 11 (9.32%) Web Services
4 9 (7.63%) Swing
5 8 (6.78%) CSS
6 7 (5.93%) jQuery
7 6 (5.08%) Regular Expression
8 5 (4.24%) Grails
9 4 (3.39%) JSON
9 4 (3.39%) REST
9 4 (3.39%) RESTful
9 4 (3.39%) SOAP
10 3 (2.54%) .NET
10 3 (2.54%) Apache Camel
10 3 (2.54%) D3.js
10 3 (2.54%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.54%) Spring
11 2 (1.69%) JDBC
11 2 (1.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 39 (33.05%) Computer Science
2 22 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (12.71%) Mathematics
4 14 (11.86%) Physics
5 8 (6.78%) Fintech
6 7 (5.93%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.39%) Replication
8 4 (3.39%) Robotics
8 4 (3.39%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.54%) Data Integration
9 3 (2.54%) Statistics
10 2 (1.69%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.69%) ASIC
10 2 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.69%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.69%) SystemC
10 2 (1.69%) Verilog
10 2 (1.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.68%) Linux
2 27 (22.88%) Unix
3 18 (15.25%) Windows
4 10 (8.47%) AIX
5 8 (6.78%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (6.78%) HPUX
6 5 (4.24%) Debian
7 4 (3.39%) CoreOS
8 3 (2.54%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.69%) FreeBSD
9 2 (1.69%) OpenBSD
9 2 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.85%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.80%) Open Source
2 21 (17.80%) Software Engineering
3 19 (16.10%) DevOps
4 14 (11.86%) Analytics
5 11 (9.32%) Configuration Management
5 11 (9.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (9.32%) Mentoring
5 11 (9.32%) OO
6 10 (8.47%) Scrum
6 10 (8.47%) TDD
7 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.78%) Embedded Software Development
9 7 (5.93%) Software Testing
9 7 (5.93%) Time Management
10 6 (5.08%) Information Security
10 6 (5.08%) OOP
10 6 (5.08%) Patch Management
10 6 (5.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (46.61%) Java
2 42 (35.59%) Perl
3 30 (25.42%) C
4 26 (22.03%) SQL
5 22 (18.64%) C++
6 21 (17.80%) C#
7 19 (16.10%) Ruby
8 13 (11.02%) JavaScript
9 12 (10.17%) PHP
10 11 (9.32%) Scala
11 10 (8.47%) Shell Script
12 8 (6.78%) Bash Shell
12 8 (6.78%) Groovy
13 7 (5.93%) Embedded C++
14 6 (5.08%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.69%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.69%) R
15 2 (1.69%) Tcl
15 2 (1.69%) VB
16 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (27.12%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.08%) CCIE
3 6 (5.08%) CCNP
3 6 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.08%) CISSP
4 1 (0.85%) CWNA
4 1 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (5.08%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.54%) QA
3 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (5.08%) Ceph
2 4 (3.39%) Docker
3 2 (1.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (16.10%) Puppet
2 10 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.08%) Nessus
3 6 (5.08%) Nmap
4 5 (4.24%) Ansible
5 2 (1.69%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (27.12%) Oracle
2 15 (12.71%) Google
3 7 (5.93%) Intel
3 7 (5.93%) Juniper
4 6 (5.08%) Aruba
4 6 (5.08%) Cisco
5 5 (4.24%) Foundry
6 2 (1.69%) Altera
6 2 (1.69%) Cadence
6 2 (1.69%) HP
6 2 (1.69%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 2 (1.69%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (1.69%) NetApp
6 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.69%) Splunk
6 2 (1.69%) Synopsys
6 2 (1.69%) Tableau
6 2 (1.69%) VMware
6 2 (1.69%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.85%) ESRI
Watford, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + options + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary and share schemes, benefits include pension scheme,
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary and share schemes, benefits include pension scheme,
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits include pension scheme, share schemes so
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, South East
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, South East
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £150000 - £151000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago