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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 88 49 114
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +65
Permanent jobs citing Python 56 90 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.37% 4.54% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.29% 7.83% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 55 59 40
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
1059 1149 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.80% 57.94% 55.61%
Number of salaries quoted 860 980 1479
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
St Albans -10 18 £50,000 -4.76%
Stevenage +11 10 £32,500 -27.77%
Bishop's Stortford -6 2 £27,500 +22.22%
Hitchin - 2 £60,000 -
Watford -23 1 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £35,000 - 1
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 76 (67.86%) Java
2 74 (66.07%) Linux
3 72 (64.29%) Degree
4 70 (62.50%) Computer Science
5 69 (61.61%) UNIX
6 59 (52.68%) Software Engineering
7 58 (51.79%) OO
8 55 (49.11%) C#
9 53 (47.32%) Multithreading
10 52 (46.43%) C
11 51 (45.54%) C++
12 48 (42.86%) Algorithms
13 27 (24.11%) Oracle
14 25 (22.32%) NoSQL
15 24 (21.43%) Games
16 23 (20.54%) Artificial Intelligence
16 23 (20.54%) MongoDB
16 23 (20.54%) Apache Cassandra
17 22 (19.64%) JavaScript
18 21 (18.75%) Tomcat
18 21 (18.75%) GlassFish
19 20 (17.86%) Scala
19 20 (17.86%) Perl
19 20 (17.86%) Google
20 19 (16.96%) HTML
21 18 (16.07%) Objective-C
21 18 (16.07%) Hadoop
21 18 (16.07%) Android
21 18 (16.07%) Apple iOS
21 18 (16.07%) BigTable

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 21 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 21 (18.75%) GlassFish
2 11 (9.82%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.93%) Apache
4 7 (6.25%) Node.js
5 5 (4.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (3.57%) Tuxedo
6 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.89%) WildFly
7 1 (0.89%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) Google App Engine
2 7 (6.25%) PaaS
2 7 (6.25%) Google Compute Engine
3 6 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.46%) SaaS
5 3 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.79%) Google Apps
6 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) HTTP
2 6 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.46%) LDAP
4 4 (3.57%) Firewall
5 3 (2.68%) SSH
5 3 (2.68%) Wireless
5 3 (2.68%) Internet
5 3 (2.68%) MPLS
5 3 (2.68%) DNS
6 2 (1.79%) PBX
6 2 (1.79%) OSPF
6 2 (1.79%) BGP
6 2 (1.79%) Junos
6 2 (1.79%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (1.79%) NAS
6 2 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.89%) Network Security
7 1 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.89%) SAN
7 1 (0.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.32%) NoSQL
2 23 (20.54%) MongoDB
2 23 (20.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (16.07%) Hadoop
3 18 (16.07%) BigTable
4 15 (13.39%) MySQL
5 12 (10.71%) Relational Database
6 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.89%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.36%) Selenium
3 5 (4.46%) RSpec
3 5 (4.46%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.46%) Subversion
3 5 (4.46%) Maven
3 5 (4.46%) Ant
4 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.68%) JIRA
6 1 (0.89%) TestNG
6 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.89%) Mockito
General
1 24 (21.43%) Games
2 11 (9.82%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 67 (59.82%) Developer
2 44 (39.29%) Software Engineer
3 38 (33.93%) Java Developer
4 31 (27.68%) Software Developer
5 29 (25.89%) Senior Software Engineer
6 25 (22.32%) Java Software Engineer
7 22 (19.64%) Java Software Developer
8 20 (17.86%) Senior Developer
9 15 (13.39%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (11.61%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 12 (10.71%) Senior Java Software Developer
11 12 (10.71%) Senior Software Developer
12 10 (8.93%) Junior
13 8 (7.14%) Python Developer
14 7 (6.25%) Junior Developer
15 6 (5.36%) Administrator
15 6 (5.36%) Junior Java Developer
15 6 (5.36%) Middleware Engineer
16 5 (4.46%) Web Engineer
16 5 (4.46%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) HTML
2 15 (13.39%) .NET
2 15 (13.39%) XML
2 15 (13.39%) AngularJS
3 13 (11.61%) Web Services
4 11 (9.82%) CSS
5 10 (8.93%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (8.04%) Swing
7 8 (7.14%) J2EE
8 7 (6.25%) HTML5
8 7 (6.25%) Middleware
9 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.36%) REST
9 6 (5.36%) Backbone.js
9 6 (5.36%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (5.36%) Django
9 6 (5.36%) jQuery
10 5 (4.46%) Grails
10 5 (4.46%) CakePHP
10 5 (4.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 70 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 48 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 23 (20.54%) Artificial Intelligence
4 13 (11.61%) Open Source
5 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.46%) PKI
7 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.57%) Physics
7 4 (3.57%) Statistics
8 3 (2.68%) Informatics
8 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.89%) Robotics
9 1 (0.89%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.89%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 74 (66.07%) Linux
2 69 (61.61%) UNIX
3 18 (16.07%) Android
3 18 (16.07%) Apple iOS
4 9 (8.04%) Solaris
4 9 (8.04%) Windows
5 6 (5.36%) AIX
6 4 (3.57%) Debian
7 2 (1.79%) FreeBSD
7 2 (1.79%) OpenBSD
7 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) Software Engineering
2 58 (51.79%) OO
3 53 (47.32%) Multithreading
4 7 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.36%) TDD
6 5 (4.46%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (4.46%) MVC
6 5 (4.46%) UML
6 5 (4.46%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.57%) Machine Learning
8 3 (2.68%) Product Management
8 3 (2.68%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.68%) Data Analysis
8 3 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.68%) Scrum
8 3 (2.68%) OOD
9 2 (1.79%) SOA
9 2 (1.79%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 76 (67.86%) Java
2 55 (49.11%) C#
3 52 (46.43%) C
4 51 (45.54%) C++
5 22 (19.64%) JavaScript
6 20 (17.86%) Scala
6 20 (17.86%) Perl
7 18 (16.07%) Objective-C
8 17 (15.18%) PHP
9 16 (14.29%) SQL
10 14 (12.50%) Shell Script
11 12 (10.71%) Ruby
12 6 (5.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 6 (5.36%) Groovy
13 3 (2.68%) Bourne shell
13 3 (2.68%) C-shell
13 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.89%) PHP5
14 1 (0.89%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.89%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 72 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) CCIE
2 2 (1.79%) CCNP
2 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.68%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.68%) vSphere
2 3 (2.68%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.79%) Ceph
3 2 (1.79%) KVM
3 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.89%) Xen
4 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) Puppet
2 3 (2.68%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.79%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.89%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.89%) Ansible
4 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (24.11%) Oracle
2 20 (17.86%) Google
3 7 (6.25%) Cisco
4 5 (4.46%) VMware
5 4 (3.57%) HP
5 4 (3.57%) EMC
5 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.68%) Foundry
6 3 (2.68%) Aruba
6 3 (2.68%) BMC
6 3 (2.68%) Juniper
6 3 (2.68%) Sun
6 3 (2.68%) IBM
7 2 (1.79%) NetApp
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + be - pens, health, shares +
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Fantastic Salary + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Border of Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-45,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + up to £10k Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £60-80,000 + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago