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

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 59 103 95
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -8
Permanent jobs citing Python 81 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.80% 2.05% 2.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.30% 4.43% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 71 41 51
Median salary £54,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1110 993 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.09% 46.19% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 945 872 883
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +14 28 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Welwyn Garden City +9 12 £67,500 +8.00% 1
Royston +10 7 £50,000 -
St Albans +4 7 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Potters Bar +7 3 £55,000 -
Rickmansworth - 3 £75,000 -
Stevenage - 3 £55,000 -
Welwyn - 2 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Hertford - 1 £25,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 96 (56.14%) Java
2 83 (48.54%) Linux
3 56 (32.75%) SQL
4 53 (30.99%) C#
5 48 (28.07%) Perl
6 42 (24.56%) Unix
6 42 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (22.81%) C++
8 38 (22.22%) Finance
9 35 (20.47%) Shell Script
10 34 (19.88%) Software Engineering
11 29 (16.96%) QA
11 29 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (15.79%) Scrum
13 26 (15.20%) Scala
13 26 (15.20%) Big Data
14 25 (14.62%) Oracle
15 24 (14.04%) Windows
15 24 (14.04%) Ruby
15 24 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (14.04%) Bash Shell
16 23 (13.45%) C
17 22 (12.87%) Ansible
18 21 (12.28%) DevOps
18 21 (12.28%) JavaScript
19 20 (11.70%) ITIL
19 20 (11.70%) Degree
19 20 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (11.11%) HTML
20 19 (11.11%) TCP/IP

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 (9.36%) WebLogic
2 15 (8.77%) Apache
3 13 (7.60%) SAS
4 6 (3.51%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (2.92%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.34%) Confluence
7 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (7.60%) SPSS
2 10 (5.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.17%) Simulink
4 1 (0.58%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.96%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.36%) SaaS
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 14 (8.19%) DNS
3 12 (7.02%) Network Security
4 10 (5.85%) SSH
5 9 (5.26%) Firewall
5 9 (5.26%) IPsec
5 9 (5.26%) VPN
6 6 (3.51%) HTTP
6 6 (3.51%) Wireshark
7 5 (2.92%) SMTP
7 5 (2.92%) SNMP
8 2 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.17%) LAN
8 2 (1.17%) WAN
9 1 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.58%) DHCP
9 1 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.58%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.20%) Big Data
2 15 (8.77%) MySQL
3 14 (8.19%) Hadoop
4 13 (7.60%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (7.60%) GIS
4 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
4 13 (7.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (7.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.09%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.17%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.58%) HBase
9 1 (0.58%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 17 (9.94%) Selenium
3 16 (9.36%) LoadRunner
4 14 (8.19%) Git (software)
4 14 (8.19%) HP UFT
5 9 (5.26%) Bitbucket
5 9 (5.26%) gulp
6 6 (3.51%) Ant
7 5 (2.92%) JUnit
7 5 (2.92%) Maven
7 5 (2.92%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.34%) JIRA
8 4 (2.34%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.75%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.75%) GoCD
10 1 (0.58%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.58%) Liquibase
10 1 (0.58%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (4.68%) Automotive
3 6 (3.51%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.34%) Banking
4 4 (2.34%) Games
5 3 (1.75%) Electronics
6 2 (1.17%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 44 (25.73%) Developer
2 34 (19.88%) Analyst
3 26 (15.20%) Test Analyst
4 20 (11.70%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (8.77%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.77%) Test Leader
6 14 (8.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (7.60%) Analytics Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Data Analytics Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Data Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Fraud Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Senior Analytics Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Senior Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Senior Technical Manager
7 13 (7.60%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (7.60%) Technical Manager
8 12 (7.02%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.43%) QA Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) QA Test Analyst
9 11 (6.43%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.11%) HTML
2 18 (10.53%) Web Services
3 15 (8.77%) .NET
4 12 (7.02%) Qt
4 12 (7.02%) RESTful
5 11 (6.43%) jQuery
5 11 (6.43%) Middleware
6 10 (5.85%) CSS
7 9 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.26%) Backbone.js
7 9 (5.26%) HTML5
7 9 (5.26%) lodash
7 9 (5.26%) Node.js
7 9 (5.26%) React
7 9 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (4.09%) XML
9 6 (3.51%) J2EE
10 5 (2.92%) Spring
11 3 (1.75%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.19%) Visualisation
3 10 (5.85%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.85%) Life Science
4 7 (4.09%) PACS
4 7 (4.09%) Robotics
5 5 (2.92%) User Experience
6 4 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.75%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.17%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.17%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.17%) Physics
9 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.58%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 83 (48.54%) Linux
2 42 (24.56%) Unix
3 24 (14.04%) Windows
4 6 (3.51%) Solaris
5 5 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.34%) Android
6 4 (2.34%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.75%) CentOS
8 2 (1.17%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (19.88%) Software Engineering
3 27 (15.79%) Scrum
4 21 (12.28%) DevOps
5 20 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (11.70%) ITIL
6 16 (9.36%) Analytics
6 16 (9.36%) Data Analytics
6 16 (9.36%) Non-Functional Testing
7 15 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (8.77%) High Availability
7 15 (8.77%) SDLC
8 14 (8.19%) Automation Testing
8 14 (8.19%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (8.19%) Data Visualisation
8 14 (8.19%) Functional Testing
9 13 (7.60%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 13 (7.60%) ETL
9 13 (7.60%) Programme Management
9 13 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (56.14%) Java
2 56 (32.75%) SQL
3 53 (30.99%) C#
4 48 (28.07%) Perl
5 39 (22.81%) C++
6 35 (20.47%) Shell Script
7 26 (15.20%) Scala
8 24 (14.04%) Bash Shell
8 24 (14.04%) Ruby
9 23 (13.45%) C
10 21 (12.28%) JavaScript
11 13 (7.60%) T-SQL
11 13 (7.60%) VB.NET
12 12 (7.02%) AWK
13 10 (5.85%) Embedded C
14 9 (5.26%) ES6
15 8 (4.68%) PHP
16 7 (4.09%) PowerShell
17 6 (3.51%) Jython
18 4 (2.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (11.70%) Degree
2 3 (1.75%) CCNA
2 3 (1.75%) CCNP
2 3 (1.75%) CEH
2 3 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.75%) CISM
2 3 (1.75%) CISSP
2 3 (1.75%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (1.75%) MCSE
2 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.75%) SANS
2 3 (1.75%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (1.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (16.96%) QA
2 7 (4.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (7.60%) Docker
2 5 (2.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.17%) iptables
3 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.58%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.58%) Postfix
4 1 (0.58%) Squid
4 1 (0.58%) vCloud
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (12.87%) Ansible
2 19 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (11.11%) Puppet
3 7 (4.09%) Terraform
4 6 (3.51%) Nessus
4 6 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (2.92%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.75%) Grafana
6 3 (1.75%) Nmap
6 3 (1.75%) QRadar
6 3 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.17%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.17%) Nagios
8 1 (0.58%) Kibana
8 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.58%) logstash
8 1 (0.58%) Packer
8 1 (0.58%) Rancher
8 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (14.62%) Oracle
2 19 (11.11%) HP
3 13 (7.60%) Red Hat
3 13 (7.60%) SAP
3 13 (7.60%) Tableau
4 12 (7.02%) IBM
4 12 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.02%) Splunk
5 9 (5.26%) Sybase
6 4 (2.34%) Cisco
7 3 (1.75%) ArcSight
7 3 (1.75%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.75%) Google
7 3 (1.75%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.75%) Sun
7 3 (1.75%) Symantec
7 3 (1.75%) Teradata
8 2 (1.17%) VMware
9 1 (0.58%) EMC
9 1 (0.58%) NetApp
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