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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 100 89 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -35
Permanent jobs citing Python 57 56 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.37% 2.26% 4.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 4.89% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 48 81
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1227 1146 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.96% 46.32% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 976 949
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Watford +15 17 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £45,000 -
Potters Bar - 6 £40,000 -
Stevenage +8 4 £41,250 -20.67% 1
Welwyn Garden City -10 4 £57,500 +30.68% 2
Royston - 4 £45,000 -
Borehamwood - 2 £27,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £55,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 73 (59.35%) Java
2 63 (51.22%) Linux
3 54 (43.90%) HTML
4 49 (39.84%) PHP
5 47 (38.21%) C
6 43 (34.96%) Perl
7 42 (34.15%) C++
7 42 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 42 (34.15%) Software Engineering
8 40 (32.52%) XML
9 35 (28.46%) SQL
9 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (28.46%) HTML5
10 32 (26.02%) CSS
11 31 (25.20%) Degree
12 30 (24.39%) Ruby
12 30 (24.39%) Web Development
12 30 (24.39%) CSS3
13 28 (22.76%) Computer Science
13 28 (22.76%) Bash Shell
13 28 (22.76%) Ant
14 27 (21.95%) Oracle
15 26 (21.14%) Git (software)
16 25 (20.33%) jQuery
16 25 (20.33%) JUnit
16 25 (20.33%) WebLogic
17 24 (19.51%) UNIX
17 24 (19.51%) JSON
18 23 (18.70%) Windows
18 23 (18.70%) SOA

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (20.33%) WebLogic
2 19 (15.45%) JBoss
2 19 (15.45%) WebSphere
3 12 (9.76%) Apache
4 6 (4.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (3.25%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.63%) Drupal
6 2 (1.63%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.63%) SAS
6 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.81%) Node.js
7 1 (0.81%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (3.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.81%) IaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.69%) HTTP
3 4 (3.25%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.25%) Internet
3 4 (3.25%) Firewall
4 3 (2.44%) Wireless
4 3 (2.44%) HSPA
4 3 (2.44%) LTE
4 3 (2.44%) SSL
5 2 (1.63%) SAN
5 2 (1.63%) DNS
6 1 (0.81%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.01%) Relational Database
2 12 (9.76%) MySQL
3 9 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.50%) Informix
4 8 (6.50%) Big Data
5 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.63%) DB2
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.81%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.81%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.81%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (22.76%) Ant
2 26 (21.14%) Git (software)
3 25 (20.33%) JUnit
4 22 (17.89%) JIRA
5 21 (17.07%) Selenium
6 10 (8.13%) Jenkins
7 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
8 6 (4.88%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.44%) Subversion
10 2 (1.63%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.81%) Maven
11 1 (0.81%) Hudson
11 1 (0.81%) GCC
General
1 16 (13.01%) Finance
2 14 (11.38%) Marketing
3 7 (5.69%) Games
4 6 (4.88%) Back Office
5 5 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.25%) Banking
6 4 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (3.25%) Advertising
7 3 (2.44%) Retail
8 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (54.47%) Developer
2 43 (34.96%) Java Developer
3 41 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 21 (17.07%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (7.32%) Programmer
6 8 (6.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) C Programmer
6 8 (6.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.07%) Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Middleware Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Architect
9 4 (3.25%) Junior
9 4 (3.25%) Junior Java Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (43.90%) HTML
2 40 (32.52%) XML
3 35 (28.46%) HTML5
4 32 (26.02%) CSS
5 30 (24.39%) CSS3
6 25 (20.33%) jQuery
7 24 (19.51%) JSON
8 19 (15.45%) PhoneGap
8 19 (15.45%) AngularJS
9 16 (13.01%) Web Services
10 12 (9.76%) WebSockets
11 11 (8.94%) Regular Expression
12 9 (7.32%) .NET
13 8 (6.50%) SOAP
14 6 (4.88%) XSD
14 6 (4.88%) J2EE
14 6 (4.88%) JDBC
14 6 (4.88%) WSDL
14 6 (4.88%) JAXB
14 6 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.76%) Computer Science
2 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.88%) Algorithms
3 6 (4.88%) EFT
4 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.07%) Statistics
4 5 (4.07%) Chemistry
4 5 (4.07%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.25%) Informatics
5 4 (3.25%) Clustering
5 4 (3.25%) Machine to Machine
6 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.44%) PKI
7 2 (1.63%) Replication
7 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.63%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.63%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.63%) User Experience
8 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (51.22%) Linux
2 24 (19.51%) UNIX
3 23 (18.70%) Windows
4 11 (8.94%) AIX
5 8 (6.50%) HPUX
5 8 (6.50%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (4.88%) Android
7 5 (4.07%) Debian
8 4 (3.25%) Solaris
9 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.81%) uClinux
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (34.15%) Software Engineering
2 35 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.39%) Web Development
4 23 (18.70%) SOA
5 22 (17.89%) Open Source
6 21 (17.07%) OOP
6 21 (17.07%) OO
7 19 (15.45%) MVC
7 19 (15.45%) Mobile Development
8 13 (10.57%) Scrum
9 11 (8.94%) Technical Analysis
10 10 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (7.32%) Analytics
11 9 (7.32%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.32%) ETL
11 9 (7.32%) Data Analysis
12 8 (6.50%) Software Testing
12 8 (6.50%) Configuration Management
12 8 (6.50%) Embedded Software Development
13 7 (5.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 73 (59.35%) Java
2 49 (39.84%) PHP
3 47 (38.21%) C
4 43 (34.96%) Perl
5 42 (34.15%) C++
5 42 (34.15%) JavaScript
6 35 (28.46%) SQL
7 30 (24.39%) Ruby
8 28 (22.76%) Bash Shell
9 20 (16.26%) C#
10 15 (12.20%) Shell Script
11 8 (6.50%) Embedded C++
12 6 (4.88%) T-SQL
13 5 (4.07%) R
14 4 (3.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 2 (1.63%) Lua
15 2 (1.63%) Scala
15 2 (1.63%) Jython
15 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (25.20%) Degree
2 13 (10.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.88%) PhD
4 2 (1.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) ISO 8583
2 4 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) Firmware
2 7 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.81%) Samba
5 1 (0.81%) Postfix
5 1 (0.81%) Ceph
5 1 (0.81%) iptables
5 1 (0.81%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (10.57%) Puppet
2 8 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.44%) Ansible
3 3 (2.44%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.44%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (21.95%) Oracle
2 9 (7.32%) Intel
2 9 (7.32%) VMware
3 7 (5.69%) Google
4 6 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.07%) IBM
6 2 (1.63%) HP
6 2 (1.63%) Cognos
6 2 (1.63%) hybris
7 1 (0.81%) Splunk
7 1 (0.81%) Tableau
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum On-call allowance, overtime, and ben
Posted: 22 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: Excellant Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage
Tessella
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000+
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Excellant Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Watford
iKonnect
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago