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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 83 64 95
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +31
Permanent jobs citing Python 66 91 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.01% 3.66% 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.96% 6.73% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 63 53
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
1107 1353 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.50% 54.49% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1094 1207
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Hemel Hempstead - 24 £45,000 - 2
Rickmansworth -1 9 £55,000 +14.85%
Welwyn Garden City -3 8 £47,500 +2.70%
Letchworth - 6 £75,000 -
St Albans -22 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Royston - 3 £45,000 -
Watford -1 2 £40,000 - 2
Stevenage -2 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Bishop's Stortford +8 1 £42,500 +25.92%
Potters Bar -1 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Borehamwood - 1 £46,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 80 (62.99%) Java
2 58 (45.67%) HTML
2 58 (45.67%) Linux
3 52 (40.94%) PHP
4 48 (37.80%) Degree
5 46 (36.22%) Computer Science
5 46 (36.22%) JavaScript
6 45 (35.43%) XML
7 44 (34.65%) C++
8 42 (33.07%) SQL
9 41 (32.28%) Perl
10 39 (30.71%) C
11 37 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (26.77%) Software Engineering
12 34 (26.77%) UNIX
13 33 (25.98%) Bash Shell
14 32 (25.20%) OO
15 30 (23.62%) JSON
16 29 (22.83%) jQuery
17 27 (21.26%) HTML5
17 27 (21.26%) CSS
18 26 (20.47%) Git (software)
19 25 (19.69%) JUnit
19 25 (19.69%) Web Services
20 23 (18.11%) Apache
20 23 (18.11%) MySQL
20 23 (18.11%) Web Development
20 23 (18.11%) CSS3
20 23 (18.11%) Algorithms
21 21 (16.54%) Relational Database

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (18.11%) Apache
2 19 (14.96%) WebLogic
3 12 (9.45%) JBoss
3 12 (9.45%) WebSphere
4 7 (5.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (4.72%) SAS
6 5 (3.94%) Apache Pig
7 3 (2.36%) Tuxedo
8 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.57%) Node.js
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.79%) Drupal
9 1 (0.79%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.79%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) SPSS
2 5 (3.94%) CPLEX
3 1 (0.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.15%) SaaS
3 3 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.36%) Google App Engine
3 3 (2.36%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.51%) HTTP
3 6 (4.72%) Wireless
3 6 (4.72%) Internet
4 4 (3.15%) DNS
5 3 (2.36%) LDAP
5 3 (2.36%) NAS
6 2 (1.57%) VPN
6 2 (1.57%) Firewall
7 1 (0.79%) SAN
7 1 (0.79%) SMTP
7 1 (0.79%) Network Security
7 1 (0.79%) HSPA
7 1 (0.79%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.11%) MySQL
2 21 (16.54%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.02%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
4 13 (10.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (10.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.09%) Big Data
6 7 (5.51%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.51%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.79%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.79%) DB2
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 26 (20.47%) Git (software)
2 25 (19.69%) JUnit
3 20 (15.75%) Ant
4 16 (12.60%) JIRA
5 14 (11.02%) Selenium
6 13 (10.24%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.79%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.79%) Subversion
9 1 (0.79%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.79%) GCC
General
1 17 (13.39%) Marketing
2 16 (12.60%) Finance
3 13 (10.24%) Back Office
4 6 (4.72%) Retail
5 4 (3.15%) Advertising
6 3 (2.36%) Games
6 3 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (60.63%) Developer
2 49 (38.58%) Java Developer
3 32 (25.20%) Software Engineer
4 25 (19.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (14.17%) Senior Developer
6 17 (13.39%) Software Developer
7 13 (10.24%) Java Software Developer
8 10 (7.87%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (7.87%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (7.09%) PHP Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 7 (5.51%) Data Scientist
11 6 (4.72%) Middleware Engineer
11 6 (4.72%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (3.94%) Junior
13 4 (3.15%) Analyst
13 4 (3.15%) Junior Developer
13 4 (3.15%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (45.67%) HTML
2 45 (35.43%) XML
3 30 (23.62%) JSON
4 29 (22.83%) jQuery
5 27 (21.26%) HTML5
5 27 (21.26%) CSS
6 25 (19.69%) Web Services
7 23 (18.11%) CSS3
8 16 (12.60%) SOAP
9 15 (11.81%) .NET
10 14 (11.02%) XSL
11 13 (10.24%) XSD
11 13 (10.24%) WSDL
11 13 (10.24%) JAXB
11 13 (10.24%) LAMP
11 13 (10.24%) JDBC
11 13 (10.24%) JAX-WS
12 12 (9.45%) PhoneGap
12 12 (9.45%) AngularJS
13 11 (8.66%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 46 (36.22%) Computer Science
2 23 (18.11%) Algorithms
3 15 (11.81%) Open Source
4 13 (10.24%) EFT
5 12 (9.45%) Visualisation
6 11 (8.66%) Statistics
7 9 (7.09%) Informatics
7 9 (7.09%) Mathematics
7 9 (7.09%) Chemistry
7 9 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (6.30%) Physics
9 7 (5.51%) Management Information System
10 6 (4.72%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (3.94%) Neural Network
11 5 (3.94%) Economics
11 5 (3.94%) Psychology
11 5 (3.94%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (3.94%) User Experience
11 5 (3.94%) Digital Media
12 4 (3.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (45.67%) Linux
2 34 (26.77%) UNIX
3 18 (14.17%) Windows
4 17 (13.39%) Debian
5 6 (4.72%) Android
5 6 (4.72%) Solaris
6 4 (3.15%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.15%) AIX
7 2 (1.57%) OpenBSD
7 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.57%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.79%) HPUX
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.13%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (26.77%) Software Engineering
3 32 (25.20%) OO
4 23 (18.11%) Web Development
5 21 (16.54%) Scrum
6 17 (13.39%) Business Development
6 17 (13.39%) E-Commerce
7 15 (11.81%) SOA
7 15 (11.81%) Multithreading
8 14 (11.02%) Analytics
8 14 (11.02%) TDD
8 14 (11.02%) OOP
9 13 (10.24%) OOD
9 13 (10.24%) User Stories
9 13 (10.24%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (9.45%) MVC
10 12 (9.45%) Mobile Development
11 11 (8.66%) Data Analysis
11 11 (8.66%) Technical Analysis
12 8 (6.30%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 80 (62.99%) Java
2 52 (40.94%) PHP
3 46 (36.22%) JavaScript
4 44 (34.65%) C++
5 42 (33.07%) SQL
6 41 (32.28%) Perl
7 39 (30.71%) C
8 33 (25.98%) Bash Shell
9 17 (13.39%) C#
9 17 (13.39%) Ruby
10 13 (10.24%) T-SQL
11 12 (9.45%) Shell Script
12 8 (6.30%) PHP5
13 7 (5.51%) R
14 5 (3.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 5 (3.94%) Clojure
14 5 (3.94%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.57%) Scala
15 2 (1.57%) Lua
16 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 48 (37.80%) Degree
2 11 (8.66%) PhD
3 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.24%) ISO 8583
2 5 (3.94%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.66%) Firmware
3 3 (2.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.57%) Samba
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.57%) KVM
4 2 (1.57%) Ceph
5 1 (0.79%) iptables
5 1 (0.79%) NFS
5 1 (0.79%) GPFS
5 1 (0.79%) Postfix
5 1 (0.79%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.51%) Puppet
2 3 (2.36%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.57%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (14.96%) Oracle
2 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.02%) VMware
4 5 (3.94%) IBM
5 3 (2.36%) Google
6 2 (1.57%) NetApp
7 1 (0.79%) Veritas
7 1 (0.79%) hybris
7 1 (0.79%) Foundry
7 1 (0.79%) Aruba
7 1 (0.79%) Juniper
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
IC Resources
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum great bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire County Council
Salary: From £29,558 to £31,846 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire County Council
Salary: From £29,558 to £31,846 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago