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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 80 114 89
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -25
Permanent jobs citing Python 54 44 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.66% 1.82% 2.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 3.82% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 62
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £39,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £54,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
864 1153 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.50% 47.70% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 728 970 1093
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +20 13 £44,500 -11.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead +13 10 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Welwyn Garden City +10 6 £46,500 -2.10% 1
Cheshunt - 4 £55,000 - 1
Royston +7 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Hertford - 3 £32,000 -
Kings Langley - 3 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth +10 1 £60,000 +14.28%
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 72 (53.33%) Linux
2 55 (40.74%) Java
3 52 (38.52%) Perl
4 47 (34.81%) Degree
5 44 (32.59%) Computer Science
6 42 (31.11%) Games
7 40 (29.63%) Unix
8 38 (28.15%) Software Engineering
9 34 (25.19%) Bash Shell
10 32 (23.70%) Puppet
10 32 (23.70%) C
11 30 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
12 29 (21.48%) C++
13 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (20.00%) DevOps
14 26 (19.26%) PostgreSQL
15 25 (18.52%) TCP/IP
16 23 (17.04%) C#
17 22 (16.30%) Configuration Management
17 22 (16.30%) Google
17 22 (16.30%) Open Source
18 20 (14.81%) Scala
18 20 (14.81%) Git (software)
19 19 (14.07%) Firewall
19 19 (14.07%) Ruby
20 18 (13.33%) Mathematics
20 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
20 18 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
21 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
21 17 (12.59%) SQL

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 13 (9.63%) Apache
1 13 (9.63%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.89%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.96%) Drupal
5 1 (0.74%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 9 (6.67%) Google App Engine
3 9 (6.67%) Google Compute Engine
4 5 (3.70%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.48%) GitHub
6 1 (0.74%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 19 (14.07%) Firewall
3 13 (9.63%) SSH
3 13 (9.63%) VPN
4 12 (8.89%) Network Security
5 11 (8.15%) IPsec
6 10 (7.41%) Internet
7 9 (6.67%) BIG-IP
7 9 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (6.67%) SSL
8 7 (5.19%) DNS
8 7 (5.19%) Wireshark
9 5 (3.70%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (3.70%) BGP
9 5 (3.70%) Junos
9 5 (3.70%) MPLS
9 5 (3.70%) NAS
9 5 (3.70%) OSPF
9 5 (3.70%) PBX
10 4 (2.96%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.26%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (9.63%) MySQL
3 9 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (5.93%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.44%) Big Data
5 6 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.70%) HBase
6 5 (3.70%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.96%) Data Mining
7 4 (2.96%) DataStax
7 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.48%) GIS
9 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.74%) DB2
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.85%) Maven
3 11 (8.15%) Subversion
4 8 (5.93%) Mercurial
5 7 (5.19%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.48%) Ant
7 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.74%) JUnit
7 1 (0.74%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.74%) Selenium
7 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (31.11%) Games
2 15 (11.11%) Finance
3 9 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.96%) Electronics
6 3 (2.22%) German Language
6 3 (2.22%) Retail
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (20.00%) Developer
2 21 (15.56%) Software Engineer
3 18 (13.33%) Graduate
4 14 (10.37%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (8.15%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.15%) Software Developer
5 11 (8.15%) Support Engineer
6 10 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 10 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.67%) Administrator
8 8 (5.93%) Agile Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (5.93%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (5.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (5.19%) Network Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.59%) Django
2 12 (8.89%) Web Services
3 9 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
4 8 (5.93%) Hibernate
4 8 (5.93%) JPA
4 8 (5.93%) RESTful
4 8 (5.93%) Spring
5 7 (5.19%) jQuery
6 6 (4.44%) .NET
6 6 (4.44%) HTML
7 5 (3.70%) Akka
7 5 (3.70%) Apache Camel
7 5 (3.70%) LAMP
8 4 (2.96%) CSS
8 4 (2.96%) DirectX
8 4 (2.96%) Guava
8 4 (2.96%) OpenGL
8 4 (2.96%) OpenGL ES
9 3 (2.22%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.48%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 44 (32.59%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 16 (11.85%) Physics
4 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (8.15%) PACS
5 10 (7.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (6.67%) Clustering
7 8 (5.93%) Algorithms
7 8 (5.93%) VHDL
8 5 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (3.70%) ASIC
8 5 (3.70%) Data Integration
8 5 (3.70%) SystemC
9 4 (2.96%) Device Driver
10 3 (2.22%) Public Cloud
10 3 (2.22%) Robotics
10 3 (2.22%) Verilog
11 2 (1.48%) User Experience
11 2 (1.48%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (53.33%) Linux
2 40 (29.63%) Unix
3 15 (11.11%) Windows
4 11 (8.15%) CoreOS
4 11 (8.15%) Debian
5 8 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.93%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.70%) Android
6 5 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (2.96%) CentOS
8 3 (2.22%) AIX
8 3 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.48%) FreeBSD
9 2 (1.48%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.15%) Software Engineering
2 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.00%) DevOps
3 22 (16.30%) Configuration Management
3 22 (16.30%) Open Source
4 17 (12.59%) Scrum
5 15 (11.11%) High Availability
6 13 (9.63%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (9.63%) SDLC
7 12 (8.89%) ITIL
8 11 (8.15%) ITIL V3
8 11 (8.15%) Problem Management
8 11 (8.15%) Workflow
9 10 (7.41%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
10 9 (6.67%) Change Control
10 9 (6.67%) Human Resource Management
10 9 (6.67%) Process Improvement
10 9 (6.67%) Prototyping
10 9 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.74%) Java
2 52 (38.52%) Perl
3 34 (25.19%) Bash Shell
4 32 (23.70%) C
5 29 (21.48%) C++
6 23 (17.04%) C#
7 20 (14.81%) Scala
8 19 (14.07%) Ruby
9 17 (12.59%) SQL
10 15 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 15 (11.11%) Shell Script
11 9 (6.67%) MATLAB
12 7 (5.19%) Assembly Language
13 3 (2.22%) PHP
13 3 (2.22%) Tcl
14 2 (1.48%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.74%) Erlang
15 1 (0.74%) F#
15 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (34.81%) Degree
2 15 (11.11%) PhD
3 11 (8.15%) RHCE
4 9 (6.67%) CCNP
4 9 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.70%) CCIE
6 4 (2.96%) CCNA
6 4 (2.96%) CEH
6 4 (2.96%) CISM
6 4 (2.96%) CISSP
6 4 (2.96%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.96%) MCSE
6 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.96%) SANS
6 4 (2.96%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (2.22%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.48%) CWNA
9 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.67%) ISO 8583
1 9 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.15%) Ceph
2 8 (5.93%) Docker
3 5 (3.70%) Firmware
3 5 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.96%) NFS
4 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.22%) Postfix
5 3 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.74%) iptables
7 1 (0.74%) Samba
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 32 (23.70%) Puppet
2 9 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.67%) Salt
3 4 (2.96%) Ansible
3 4 (2.96%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.96%) Nessus
3 4 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.96%) QRadar
3 4 (2.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (2.22%) Nmap
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (16.30%) Google
2 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.15%) Oracle
3 11 (8.15%) Red Hat
3 11 (8.15%) Sybase
4 10 (7.41%) VMware
5 9 (6.67%) F5
6 7 (5.19%) Cadence
7 6 (4.44%) Cisco
8 5 (3.70%) Aruba
8 5 (3.70%) IBM
8 5 (3.70%) Juniper
8 5 (3.70%) NetApp
8 5 (3.70%) Synopsys
9 4 (2.96%) ArcSight
9 4 (2.96%) HP
9 4 (2.96%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.96%) Splunk
9 4 (2.96%) Symantec
10 3 (2.22%) Foundry
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