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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 79 99 98
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 60 57 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.02% 2.35% 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.70% 4.64% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 45
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £33,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
895 1229 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.02% 50.72% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 778 1051 982
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +21 15 £44,500 -11.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead +21 13 £47,500 +5.55%
Royston +4 10 £52,500 +16.66%
Cheshunt - 6 £55,000 -
Borehamwood +13 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Welwyn Garden City +1 3 £46,500 -19.13%
St Albans - 3 £69,000 -
Kings Langley - 2 £57,000 -
Stevenage -11 1 £52,500 +27.27% 1
Berkhamsted - 1 £69,000 -
Hertford - 1 £28,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £60,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 92 (58.97%) Linux
2 61 (39.10%) Perl
3 60 (38.46%) Java
4 48 (30.77%) Unix
5 47 (30.13%) Degree
6 43 (27.56%) Software Engineering
7 41 (26.28%) Computer Science
8 40 (25.64%) Games
8 40 (25.64%) Bash Shell
9 36 (23.08%) C++
10 33 (21.15%) C
11 31 (19.87%) TCP/IP
11 31 (19.87%) PostgreSQL
11 31 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (19.87%) Puppet
12 29 (18.59%) Amazon AWS
13 28 (17.95%) DevOps
14 25 (16.03%) Shell Script
15 24 (15.38%) C#
16 23 (14.74%) SQL
16 23 (14.74%) Windows
16 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
16 23 (14.74%) Scala
16 23 (14.74%) Git (software)
17 22 (14.10%) Open Source
17 22 (14.10%) Configuration Management
17 22 (14.10%) Firewall
17 22 (14.10%) Ruby
18 21 (13.46%) Google
18 21 (13.46%) Scrum

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 18 (11.54%) Apache
2 16 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.21%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.28%) Drupal
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.28%) SAS
6 1 (0.64%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.59%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (10.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (5.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 9 (5.77%) Google App Engine
3 9 (5.77%) Google Compute Engine
4 5 (3.21%) Amazon Kinesis
5 4 (2.56%) SaaS
6 2 (1.28%) GitHub
7 1 (0.64%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 31 (19.87%) TCP/IP
2 22 (14.10%) Firewall
3 18 (11.54%) SSH
3 18 (11.54%) VPN
4 17 (10.90%) Network Security
5 16 (10.26%) IPsec
6 10 (6.41%) Internet
7 9 (5.77%) BIG-IP
7 9 (5.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (5.77%) SSL
7 9 (5.77%) Wireshark
8 7 (4.49%) DNS
9 5 (3.21%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (3.21%) BGP
9 5 (3.21%) Junos
9 5 (3.21%) MPLS
9 5 (3.21%) NAS
9 5 (3.21%) OSPF
9 5 (3.21%) PBX
10 4 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.87%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (13.46%) MySQL
3 9 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (5.13%) Big Data
4 8 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.85%) HBase
6 5 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.21%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 4 (2.56%) DataStax
7 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.92%) GIS
9 2 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.26%) Maven
3 11 (7.05%) Subversion
4 8 (5.13%) Mercurial
5 6 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.56%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.56%) gulp
7 3 (1.92%) Ant
7 3 (1.92%) Selenium
8 2 (1.28%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.64%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (25.64%) Games
2 17 (10.90%) Finance
3 9 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.21%) Electronics
4 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.28%) Automotive
5 2 (1.28%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.28%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (19.23%) Developer
2 20 (12.82%) Software Engineer
3 17 (10.90%) Graduate
4 16 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 14 (8.97%) Software Developer
6 13 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 13 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (7.69%) Administrator
7 12 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (7.05%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (6.41%) Java Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) Analyst
10 9 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) Network Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) Agile Java Developer
11 8 (5.13%) Java Developer
11 8 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
11 8 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.26%) Web Services
2 15 (9.62%) Django
3 12 (7.69%) HTML
3 12 (7.69%) RESTful
4 9 (5.77%) LAPP Stack
5 8 (5.13%) Hibernate
5 8 (5.13%) JPA
5 8 (5.13%) jQuery
5 8 (5.13%) Spring
6 7 (4.49%) CSS
7 6 (3.85%) LAMP
8 5 (3.21%) .NET
8 5 (3.21%) Akka
8 5 (3.21%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.21%) Apache Camel
8 5 (3.21%) Qt
9 4 (2.56%) DirectX
9 4 (2.56%) Guava
9 4 (2.56%) OpenGL
9 4 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.28%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.90%) Mathematics
3 16 (10.26%) PACS
3 16 (10.26%) Physics
4 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (5.77%) Clustering
7 8 (5.13%) Algorithms
7 8 (5.13%) VHDL
8 5 (3.21%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (3.21%) ASIC
8 5 (3.21%) Data Integration
8 5 (3.21%) SystemC
9 4 (2.56%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.92%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.92%) Verilog
11 2 (1.28%) Robotics
11 2 (1.28%) User Experience
11 2 (1.28%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 92 (58.97%) Linux
2 48 (30.77%) Unix
3 23 (14.74%) Windows
4 11 (7.05%) CoreOS
4 11 (7.05%) Debian
4 11 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.77%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.49%) CentOS
7 5 (3.21%) Android
7 5 (3.21%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.92%) AIX
8 3 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.28%) FreeBSD
9 2 (1.28%) OpenBSD
9 2 (1.28%) Solaris
10 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.56%) Software Engineering
2 31 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.95%) DevOps
4 22 (14.10%) Configuration Management
4 22 (14.10%) Open Source
5 21 (13.46%) Scrum
6 19 (12.18%) ITIL
7 17 (10.90%) High Availability
7 17 (10.90%) Problem Management
8 16 (10.26%) ITIL V3
8 16 (10.26%) Workflow
9 15 (9.62%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (8.33%) Prototyping
10 13 (8.33%) SDLC
11 12 (7.69%) OO
11 12 (7.69%) OOP
12 10 (6.41%) Mentoring
13 9 (5.77%) Change Control
13 9 (5.77%) Human Resource Management
13 9 (5.77%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 61 (39.10%) Perl
2 60 (38.46%) Java
3 40 (25.64%) Bash Shell
4 36 (23.08%) C++
5 33 (21.15%) C
6 25 (16.03%) Shell Script
7 24 (15.38%) C#
8 23 (14.74%) Scala
8 23 (14.74%) SQL
9 22 (14.10%) Ruby
10 21 (13.46%) JavaScript
11 9 (5.77%) MATLAB
12 7 (4.49%) Assembly Language
13 6 (3.85%) PHP
14 5 (3.21%) Tcl
15 4 (2.56%) ES6
16 2 (1.28%) Embedded C++
16 2 (1.28%) Jython
16 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (30.13%) Degree
2 15 (9.62%) PhD
3 11 (7.05%) CCNP
3 11 (7.05%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (7.05%) RHCE
4 6 (3.85%) CCNA
4 6 (3.85%) CEH
4 6 (3.85%) CISM
4 6 (3.85%) CISSP
4 6 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (3.85%) MCSE
4 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.85%) SANS
4 6 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (3.21%) CCIE
6 3 (1.92%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.28%) CWNA
7 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) ISO 8583
1 9 (5.77%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (7.05%) Ceph
2 8 (5.13%) Docker
3 5 (3.21%) Firmware
3 5 (3.21%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.56%) NFS
4 4 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.92%) iptables
5 3 (1.92%) Postfix
5 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.64%) Samba
7 1 (0.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 31 (19.87%) Puppet
2 9 (5.77%) Salt
3 8 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.85%) Nessus
4 6 (3.85%) QRadar
4 6 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (2.56%) Ansible
5 4 (2.56%) Data Guard
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.92%) Nmap
6 3 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.28%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.28%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.46%) Google
3 16 (10.26%) Sybase
4 14 (8.97%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.69%) Oracle
6 10 (6.41%) VMware
7 9 (5.77%) F5
7 9 (5.77%) IBM
8 8 (5.13%) Cisco
9 7 (4.49%) Cadence
10 6 (3.85%) ArcSight
10 6 (3.85%) HP
10 6 (3.85%) SolarWinds
10 6 (3.85%) Splunk
10 6 (3.85%) Symantec
11 5 (3.21%) Aruba
11 5 (3.21%) Juniper
11 5 (3.21%) NetApp
11 5 (3.21%) Synopsys
12 3 (1.92%) Foundry
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago