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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 103 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -25
Permanent jobs citing Python 47 62 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.96% 2.41% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.06% 4.92% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 43 56 67
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1158 1260 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.23% 49.07% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1056 938
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 - 15 £45,000 - 1
Watford +4 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Stevenage 0 5 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Potters Bar - 3 £40,000 - 1
Rickmansworth -13 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Welwyn Garden City -14 2 £67,500 +53.40% 1
Borehamwood - 2 £27,500 -
Royston - 2 £45,000 -
St Albans -25 1 £62,500 +38.88%
Hitchin - 1 £55,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 73 (62.39%) Java
2 58 (49.57%) HTML
3 55 (47.01%) Linux
4 53 (45.30%) PHP
5 48 (41.03%) JavaScript
6 44 (37.61%) XML
7 42 (35.90%) C++
8 40 (34.19%) C
8 40 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (34.19%) Software Engineering
9 38 (32.48%) Perl
10 37 (31.62%) HTML5
11 35 (29.91%) SQL
11 35 (29.91%) CSS
12 31 (26.50%) CSS3
12 31 (26.50%) Web Development
13 30 (25.64%) JSON
13 30 (25.64%) jQuery
14 29 (24.79%) Ruby
15 28 (23.93%) Git (software)
15 28 (23.93%) Ant
16 27 (23.08%) JUnit
16 27 (23.08%) Bash Shell
16 27 (23.08%) Computer Science
17 26 (22.22%) Degree
17 26 (22.22%) WebLogic
18 23 (19.66%) OOP
18 23 (19.66%) SOA
18 23 (19.66%) JIRA
19 22 (18.80%) Selenium

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 20 (17.09%) JBoss
2 20 (17.09%) WebSphere
3 13 (11.11%) Apache
4 6 (5.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (2.56%) SAS
6 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.71%) Tuxedo
6 2 (1.71%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.71%) Drupal
6 2 (1.71%) Node.js
6 2 (1.71%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) SPSS
1 2 (1.71%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.42%) SaaS
3 3 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
1 7 (5.98%) Wireless
2 6 (5.13%) HTTP
3 4 (3.42%) Internet
4 3 (2.56%) HSPA
4 3 (2.56%) LTE
5 2 (1.71%) Firewall
6 1 (0.85%) DNS
6 1 (0.85%) LDAP
6 1 (0.85%) SMTP
6 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 14 (11.97%) MySQL
3 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.13%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.13%) Big Data
5 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.42%) Informix
7 3 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.71%) DB2
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.85%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.85%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 28 (23.93%) Ant
1 28 (23.93%) Git (software)
2 27 (23.08%) JUnit
3 23 (19.66%) JIRA
4 22 (18.80%) Selenium
5 7 (5.98%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.98%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.71%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.71%) Subversion
7 2 (1.71%) GCC
8 1 (0.85%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.85%) Gerrit
General
1 17 (14.53%) Marketing
2 15 (12.82%) Finance
3 7 (5.98%) Back Office
4 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.42%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.42%) Advertising
5 4 (3.42%) Games
6 2 (1.71%) Banking
6 2 (1.71%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 74 (63.25%) Developer
2 44 (37.61%) Java Developer
3 38 (32.48%) Software Engineer
4 22 (18.80%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Programmer
7 6 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) PHP Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Middleware Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) C Programmer
9 4 (3.42%) C Software Engineer
10 3 (2.56%) PC Engineer
10 3 (2.56%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (2.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (49.57%) HTML
2 44 (37.61%) XML
3 37 (31.62%) HTML5
4 35 (29.91%) CSS
5 31 (26.50%) CSS3
6 30 (25.64%) jQuery
6 30 (25.64%) JSON
7 20 (17.09%) PhoneGap
7 20 (17.09%) AngularJS
8 16 (13.68%) Web Services
9 11 (9.40%) .NET
9 11 (9.40%) Regular Expression
9 11 (9.40%) WebSockets
10 10 (8.55%) SOAP
11 7 (5.98%) JDBC
11 7 (5.98%) XSD
11 7 (5.98%) WSDL
11 7 (5.98%) JAXB
11 7 (5.98%) JAX-WS
12 6 (5.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.55%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.98%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.98%) Chemistry
4 7 (5.98%) Statistics
4 7 (5.98%) EFT
5 6 (5.13%) Informatics
6 5 (4.27%) User Experience
7 4 (3.42%) Mathematics
7 4 (3.42%) PMI
8 3 (2.56%) PKI
8 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.56%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.71%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.71%) Psychology
9 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.71%) Replication
9 2 (1.71%) Clustering
9 2 (1.71%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 55 (47.01%) Linux
2 22 (18.80%) Windows
3 20 (17.09%) UNIX
4 8 (6.84%) Android
5 7 (5.98%) Debian
6 6 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (5.13%) AIX
7 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.42%) HPUX
8 4 (3.42%) Solaris
9 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.85%) uClinux
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (34.19%) Software Engineering
2 31 (26.50%) Web Development
3 23 (19.66%) OOP
3 23 (19.66%) SOA
4 22 (18.80%) Open Source
5 20 (17.09%) OO
5 20 (17.09%) MVC
5 20 (17.09%) Mobile Development
6 14 (11.97%) Scrum
7 12 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 11 (9.40%) Analytics
8 11 (9.40%) Technical Analysis
9 8 (6.84%) TDD
10 7 (5.98%) Data Analysis
10 7 (5.98%) Business Development
10 7 (5.98%) ETL
10 7 (5.98%) OOD
10 7 (5.98%) User Stories
10 7 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 73 (62.39%) Java
2 53 (45.30%) PHP
3 48 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 42 (35.90%) C++
5 40 (34.19%) C
6 38 (32.48%) Perl
7 35 (29.91%) SQL
8 29 (24.79%) Ruby
9 27 (23.08%) Bash Shell
10 16 (13.68%) C#
11 13 (11.11%) Shell Script
12 7 (5.98%) T-SQL
13 6 (5.13%) Embedded C++
14 4 (3.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 4 (3.42%) R
15 3 (2.56%) MATLAB
16 2 (1.71%) Clojure
16 2 (1.71%) Lua
16 2 (1.71%) Scala
16 2 (1.71%) Jython
Qualifications
1 26 (22.22%) Degree
2 14 (11.97%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.84%) PhD
4 4 (3.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) ISO 8583
2 4 (3.42%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Firmware
2 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.85%) Samba
5 1 (0.85%) Postfix
5 1 (0.85%) iptables
5 1 (0.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) Puppet
2 5 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.56%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.71%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.84%) VMware
4 7 (5.98%) Intel
5 5 (4.27%) IBM
6 3 (2.56%) Google
7 2 (1.71%) hybris
8 1 (0.85%) HP
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot I.T. Resources Ltd
Salary: excellent staff benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
iKonnect
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stevenage
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Stevenage
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago