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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 74 107 84
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -23
Permanent jobs citing Python 54 31 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.65% 1.52% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.12% 3.37% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 46
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
1055 919 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.82% 45.12% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 894 801 763
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 24 £35,000 -41.66% 1
St Albans -1 8 - - 3
Welwyn Garden City +3 6 £70,000 +12.00%
Rickmansworth - 3 £75,000 -
Welwyn - 3 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £38,750 - 2
Potters Bar +8 1 £55,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 98 (62.03%) Java
2 68 (43.04%) Linux
3 57 (36.08%) C#
4 52 (32.91%) SQL
5 49 (31.01%) Finance
6 47 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (24.05%) Perl
8 37 (23.42%) Unix
9 32 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
10 31 (19.62%) C++
11 30 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (18.35%) Scrum
13 28 (17.72%) Software Engineering
13 28 (17.72%) QA
13 28 (17.72%) Big Data
14 27 (17.09%) Shell Script
15 26 (16.46%) Oracle
16 25 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (15.19%) Degree
18 23 (14.56%) Scala
18 23 (14.56%) Analytics
18 23 (14.56%) Ansible
19 22 (13.92%) DevOps
19 22 (13.92%) Data Analytics
19 22 (13.92%) Ruby
20 20 (12.66%) Selenium
20 20 (12.66%) Puppet
20 20 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
21 19 (12.03%) Jenkins
21 19 (12.03%) Bash Shell

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 16 (10.13%) SAS
1 16 (10.13%) WebLogic
2 10 (6.33%) Apache
3 6 (3.80%) Confluence
4 5 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.63%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (10.13%) SPSS
2 4 (2.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.27%) Simulink
4 1 (0.63%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 32 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.23%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.63%) GitHub
4 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.49%) DNS
2 13 (8.23%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.80%) Firewall
3 6 (3.80%) Network Security
4 5 (3.16%) SMTP
4 5 (3.16%) SNMP
5 4 (2.53%) HTTP
5 4 (2.53%) SSH
6 3 (1.90%) IPsec
6 3 (1.90%) VPN
6 3 (1.90%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.63%) DHCP
7 1 (0.63%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.63%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.72%) Big Data
2 16 (10.13%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (10.13%) GIS
2 16 (10.13%) Hadoop
2 16 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.43%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.80%) MySQL
4 6 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.27%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.63%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (12.66%) Selenium
2 19 (12.03%) HP UFT
2 19 (12.03%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.13%) LoadRunner
4 13 (8.23%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.43%) JIRA
5 7 (4.43%) JUnit
5 7 (4.43%) Maven
5 7 (4.43%) WebDriver
6 6 (3.80%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.80%) gulp
7 5 (3.16%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.16%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.53%) Ant
9 3 (1.90%) GoCD
10 1 (0.63%) CMake
10 1 (0.63%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.63%) Liquibase
10 1 (0.63%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 49 (31.01%) Finance
2 7 (4.43%) Banking
3 6 (3.80%) Aerospace
3 6 (3.80%) Automotive
4 5 (3.16%) Games
5 2 (1.27%) Electronics
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (23.42%) Developer
2 36 (22.78%) Analyst
3 31 (19.62%) Test Analyst
4 16 (10.13%) Analytics Manager
4 16 (10.13%) Data Analytics Manager
4 16 (10.13%) Data Manager
4 16 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (10.13%) Fraud Manager
4 16 (10.13%) Senior Analytics Manager
4 16 (10.13%) Senior Manager
4 16 (10.13%) Senior Technical Manager
4 16 (10.13%) Technical Manager
5 15 (9.49%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.49%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (8.86%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) QA Analyst
7 13 (8.23%) QA Test Analyst
7 13 (8.23%) Test Leader
8 11 (6.96%) Senior Developer
8 11 (6.96%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.39%) Web Services
2 17 (10.76%) .NET
3 15 (9.49%) HTML
4 11 (6.96%) RESTful
5 10 (6.33%) jQuery
5 10 (6.33%) Middleware
6 9 (5.70%) CSS
7 8 (5.06%) Qt
7 8 (5.06%) Spring
7 8 (5.06%) XML
8 7 (4.43%) Node.js
9 6 (3.80%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.80%) Backbone.js
9 6 (3.80%) HTML5
9 6 (3.80%) lodash
9 6 (3.80%) React
9 6 (3.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (3.16%) Gherkin
10 5 (3.16%) Hibernate
11 4 (2.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.76%) Visualisation
3 11 (6.96%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.33%) Life Science
5 7 (4.43%) Robotics
6 6 (3.80%) User Experience
7 4 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.90%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.90%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.27%) Neural Network
9 2 (1.27%) Physics
10 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.63%) Fintech
10 1 (0.63%) iPad
10 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.63%) PACS
10 1 (0.63%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 68 (43.04%) Linux
2 37 (23.42%) Unix
3 15 (9.49%) Windows
4 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.53%) Android
5 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.53%) Solaris
6 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.35%) Scrum
3 28 (17.72%) Software Engineering
4 25 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (14.56%) Analytics
6 22 (13.92%) Data Analytics
6 22 (13.92%) DevOps
7 18 (11.39%) Automation Testing
7 18 (11.39%) Functional Testing
8 17 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (10.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (10.76%) Data Visualisation
9 16 (10.13%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 16 (10.13%) ETL
9 16 (10.13%) Non-Functional Testing
9 16 (10.13%) Programme Management
9 16 (10.13%) Project Management
9 16 (10.13%) Resource Management
9 16 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (8.86%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 98 (62.03%) Java
2 57 (36.08%) C#
3 52 (32.91%) SQL
4 38 (24.05%) Perl
5 31 (19.62%) C++
6 27 (17.09%) Shell Script
7 23 (14.56%) Scala
8 22 (13.92%) Ruby
9 19 (12.03%) Bash Shell
9 19 (12.03%) C
10 18 (11.39%) JavaScript
11 16 (10.13%) T-SQL
11 16 (10.13%) VB.NET
12 12 (7.59%) AWK
13 10 (6.33%) Embedded C
14 8 (5.06%) PowerShell
15 7 (4.43%) R
16 6 (3.80%) ES6
17 4 (2.53%) Jython
17 4 (2.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (15.19%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.72%) QA
2 7 (4.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (9.49%) Docker
2 3 (1.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.63%) Postfix
4 1 (0.63%) Squid
4 1 (0.63%) vCloud
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (14.56%) Ansible
2 20 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (12.66%) Puppet
3 7 (4.43%) Terraform
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.90%) Grafana
5 3 (1.90%) Nessus
5 3 (1.90%) Nmap
5 3 (1.90%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.63%) Kibana
6 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.63%) logstash
6 1 (0.63%) Nagios
6 1 (0.63%) Packer
6 1 (0.63%) Rancher
6 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (16.46%) Oracle
2 16 (10.13%) HP
2 16 (10.13%) SAP
2 16 (10.13%) Tableau
3 10 (6.33%) Splunk
4 9 (5.70%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.06%) IBM
6 6 (3.80%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.80%) Teradata
7 5 (3.16%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.90%) Google
8 3 (1.90%) Sun
8 3 (1.90%) Sybase
8 3 (1.90%) VMware
9 2 (1.27%) Cisco
10 1 (0.63%) EMC
10 1 (0.63%) NetApp
10 1 (0.63%) Sonatype
10 1 (0.63%) VocaLink
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £60000 per annum + Total Package £72,000
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Letchworth
Vinehouse Essential Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago