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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 77 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 59 65 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.88% 2.90% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 6.73% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 49 28 55
Median salary £58,500 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
1044 966 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.03% 43.11% 52.55%
Number of salaries quoted 900 811 834
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 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 February 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 +15 24 £35,000 -41.66% 3
St Albans +1 10 £52,500 +100.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 5 £70,000 +12.00%
Welwyn - 5 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £66,250 -
Potters Bar +4 1 £55,000 -
Hertford -8 1 £25,000 -21.87%
Borehamwood - 1 £50,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £75,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 - 1
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 95 (65.97%) Java
2 64 (44.44%) Linux
3 56 (38.89%) C#
4 48 (33.33%) Finance
5 47 (32.64%) SQL
5 47 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (28.47%) Unix
7 30 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (20.14%) Perl
9 28 (19.44%) Scrum
10 27 (18.75%) C++
10 27 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 27 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (18.06%) Shell Script
12 25 (17.36%) QA
13 24 (16.67%) Selenium
13 24 (16.67%) HP UFT
13 24 (16.67%) Analytics
14 23 (15.97%) Big Data
15 22 (15.28%) Data Analytics
15 22 (15.28%) DevOps
15 22 (15.28%) Oracle
15 22 (15.28%) Degree
16 21 (14.58%) Ruby
16 21 (14.58%) Functional Testing
17 20 (13.89%) Automation Testing
17 20 (13.89%) Scala
18 19 (13.19%) Visualisation
18 19 (13.19%) Data Visualisation

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 (11.11%) SAS
2 10 (6.94%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.56%) Apache
3 8 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.86%) Confluence
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (9.03%) SPSS
2 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.39%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.56%) SaaS
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) DNS
2 12 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.86%) HTTP
4 5 (3.47%) SMTP
4 5 (3.47%) SNMP
5 4 (2.78%) Firewall
6 2 (1.39%) ICMP
7 1 (0.69%) DHCP
7 1 (0.69%) IPsec
7 1 (0.69%) Network Security
7 1 (0.69%) SSH
7 1 (0.69%) SSL
7 1 (0.69%) VPN
7 1 (0.69%) Wireless
7 1 (0.69%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.97%) Big Data
2 15 (10.42%) QlikView
2 15 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (9.72%) Hadoop
4 13 (9.03%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (9.03%) GIS
5 7 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.47%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.78%) MySQL
7 4 (2.78%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.39%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.39%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.69%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.69%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 24 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 24 (16.67%) Selenium
2 15 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.33%) JIRA
4 11 (7.64%) WebDriver
5 10 (6.94%) LoadRunner
6 7 (4.86%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.86%) JUnit
6 7 (4.86%) Maven
6 7 (4.86%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.78%) Ant
7 4 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.78%) gulp
8 3 (2.08%) GoCD
9 1 (0.69%) CMake
General
1 48 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (5.56%) Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 6 (4.17%) Automotive
3 6 (4.17%) Games
4 2 (1.39%) Electronics
4 2 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (22.92%) Analyst
2 32 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 30 (20.83%) Developer
4 18 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (10.42%) Analytics Manager
5 15 (10.42%) Data Analytics Manager
5 15 (10.42%) Data Manager
6 13 (9.03%) Fraud Manager
6 13 (9.03%) QA Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) QA Test Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) Senior Analytics Manager
6 13 (9.03%) Senior Manager
6 13 (9.03%) Senior Technical Manager
6 13 (9.03%) Technical Manager
7 11 (7.64%) Automation Test Analyst
7 11 (7.64%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.64%) Software Engineer
7 11 (7.64%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Software Manager
8 10 (6.94%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.19%) Web Services
2 17 (11.81%) .NET
3 13 (9.03%) HTML
3 13 (9.03%) RESTful
4 10 (6.94%) Spring
5 9 (6.25%) CSS
5 9 (6.25%) Middleware
6 8 (5.56%) jQuery
6 8 (5.56%) XML
7 7 (4.86%) Gherkin
7 7 (4.86%) Hibernate
7 7 (4.86%) Node.js
8 5 (3.47%) J2EE
8 5 (3.47%) REST
9 4 (2.78%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.78%) Backbone.js
9 4 (2.78%) Django
9 4 (2.78%) HTML5
9 4 (2.78%) Qt
9 4 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.94%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.25%) Life Science
4 7 (4.86%) Robotics
5 6 (4.17%) User Experience
6 5 (3.47%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.39%) Fintech
7 2 (1.39%) Replication
8 1 (0.69%) Clustering
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.69%) PACS
8 1 (0.69%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 64 (44.44%) Linux
2 41 (28.47%) Unix
3 12 (8.33%) Windows
4 5 (3.47%) Solaris
4 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.44%) Scrum
3 27 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 26 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (16.67%) Analytics
6 22 (15.28%) Data Analytics
6 22 (15.28%) DevOps
7 21 (14.58%) Functional Testing
8 20 (13.89%) Automation Testing
9 19 (13.19%) Data Visualisation
9 19 (13.19%) Visualisation
10 18 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (11.11%) TDD
13 15 (10.42%) ETL
14 14 (9.72%) BDD
14 14 (9.72%) Test Scripting
15 13 (9.03%) Programme Management
15 13 (9.03%) Resource Management
15 13 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (65.97%) Java
2 56 (38.89%) C#
3 47 (32.64%) SQL
4 29 (20.14%) Perl
5 27 (18.75%) C++
6 26 (18.06%) Shell Script
7 21 (14.58%) Ruby
8 20 (13.89%) Scala
9 17 (11.81%) C
9 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
10 16 (11.11%) Bash Shell
11 15 (10.42%) VB.NET
12 13 (9.03%) T-SQL
13 12 (8.33%) R
14 9 (6.25%) Embedded C
15 8 (5.56%) AWK
15 8 (5.56%) PowerShell
16 5 (3.47%) Jython
16 5 (3.47%) PHP
17 4 (2.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (15.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.08%) PhD
3 1 (0.69%) CEH
3 1 (0.69%) CPTE
3 1 (0.69%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.69%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.36%) QA
2 4 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.39%) ISO13485
System Software
1 14 (9.72%) Docker
2 4 (2.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.69%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (13.19%) Ansible
2 17 (11.81%) Puppet
3 16 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.17%) Terraform
5 5 (3.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.78%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.08%) Grafana
8 1 (0.69%) Nagios
8 1 (0.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) Oracle
2 15 (10.42%) Tableau
3 13 (9.03%) SAP
4 10 (6.94%) HP
4 10 (6.94%) Splunk
5 9 (6.25%) IBM
6 7 (4.86%) Atlassian
6 7 (4.86%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.86%) Teradata
7 5 (3.47%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.39%) VMware
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco
9 1 (0.69%) Google
9 1 (0.69%) Sun
9 1 (0.69%) Sybase
9 1 (0.69%) VocaLink
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