The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 90 54 75
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 56 90 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.26% 4.23% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 7.56% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 48 81 64
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £48,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1145 1191 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.24% 55.97% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 975 960 1180
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
East of England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +3 9 £40,000 -27.27%
Welwyn Garden City +8 6 £44,000 -12.00%
Stevenage +4 4 £52,000 +22.35%
Bishop's Stortford -1 4 £45,000 +100.00%
Watford -27 4 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Rickmansworth -9 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 108 (71.05%) Linux
2 105 (69.08%) Java
3 103 (67.76%) UNIX
4 82 (53.95%) Computer Science
5 78 (51.32%) C
6 77 (50.66%) Degree
7 68 (44.74%) Software Engineering
8 67 (44.08%) C++
9 66 (43.42%) C#
10 62 (40.79%) Multithreading
11 60 (39.47%) OO
12 51 (33.55%) Oracle
13 39 (25.66%) HTML
14 32 (21.05%) Shell Script
15 29 (19.08%) Perl
16 23 (15.13%) Finance
16 23 (15.13%) JavaScript
16 23 (15.13%) Tomcat
17 22 (14.47%) WebLogic
17 22 (14.47%) Web Services
18 21 (13.82%) PHP
18 21 (13.82%) Games
18 21 (13.82%) Relational Database
19 20 (13.16%) MySQL
19 20 (13.16%) GlassFish
20 19 (12.50%) NoSQL
20 19 (12.50%) J2EE
20 19 (12.50%) XML
21 18 (11.84%) Apache
21 18 (11.84%) HTTP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (15.13%) Tomcat
2 22 (14.47%) WebLogic
3 20 (13.16%) GlassFish
4 18 (11.84%) Apache
5 12 (7.89%) WebSphere
5 12 (7.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 5 (3.29%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.66%) CMS
7 1 (0.66%) Jetty
7 1 (0.66%) Node.js
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.89%) Google App Engine
2 8 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.61%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.61%) PaaS
4 5 (3.29%) SaaS
4 5 (3.29%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.84%) HTTP
2 10 (6.58%) Internet
3 9 (5.92%) Firewall
4 6 (3.95%) Network Security
5 5 (3.29%) LDAP
5 5 (3.29%) Wireless
5 5 (3.29%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (2.63%) Junos
6 4 (2.63%) Wireless Security
6 4 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.97%) VPN
7 3 (1.97%) DNS
7 3 (1.97%) BGP
7 3 (1.97%) MPLS
7 3 (1.97%) SSH
8 2 (1.32%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (1.32%) OSPF
8 2 (1.32%) PBX
9 1 (0.66%) SMS
9 1 (0.66%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.82%) Relational Database
2 20 (13.16%) MySQL
3 19 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 15 (9.87%) RDBMS
4 15 (9.87%) MongoDB
4 15 (9.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (7.24%) Informix
6 10 (6.58%) Hadoop
6 10 (6.58%) BigTable
7 9 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.29%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.97%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.66%) SQLite
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 12 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.24%) Selenium
3 9 (5.92%) Ant
4 8 (5.26%) Subversion
4 8 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 8 (5.26%) RSpec
5 7 (4.61%) Mercurial
5 7 (4.61%) JIRA
6 6 (3.95%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.95%) Maven
7 1 (0.66%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (15.13%) Finance
2 21 (13.82%) Games
3 14 (9.21%) Banking
4 5 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.97%) Billing
6 2 (1.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (42.11%) Developer
2 51 (33.55%) Software Engineer
3 35 (23.03%) Java Software Engineer
4 29 (19.08%) Senior Software Engineer
5 28 (18.42%) Java Developer
6 18 (11.84%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 17 (11.18%) Senior Developer
7 17 (11.18%) Programmer
8 14 (9.21%) Software Developer
9 13 (8.55%) Middleware Engineer
10 12 (7.89%) Network Engineer
11 11 (7.24%) C Programmer
12 10 (6.58%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (5.92%) Java Software Developer
14 8 (5.26%) Junior
14 8 (5.26%) Web Developer
15 7 (4.61%) Analyst
15 7 (4.61%) Senior Web Developer
16 6 (3.95%) Web Engineer
16 6 (3.95%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.66%) HTML
2 22 (14.47%) Web Services
3 19 (12.50%) J2EE
3 19 (12.50%) XML
4 17 (11.18%) HTML5
4 17 (11.18%) Middleware
5 16 (10.53%) CSS
6 15 (9.87%) .NET
7 12 (7.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (5.92%) Hibernate
8 9 (5.92%) LAMP
8 9 (5.92%) Swing
8 9 (5.92%) Spring
8 9 (5.92%) Velocity
9 8 (5.26%) Ajax
9 8 (5.26%) jQuery
10 6 (3.95%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.95%) JSF
10 6 (3.95%) Backbone.js
10 6 (3.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 82 (53.95%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.84%) Open Source
3 13 (8.55%) Mathematics
4 12 (7.89%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (7.24%) Physics
6 7 (4.61%) Visualisation
6 7 (4.61%) PKI
7 4 (2.63%) Informatics
8 3 (1.97%) Firmware
9 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.32%) Wiki
9 2 (1.32%) Blog
9 2 (1.32%) Robotics
9 2 (1.32%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.66%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.66%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.66%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 108 (71.05%) Linux
2 103 (67.76%) UNIX
3 16 (10.53%) Solaris
4 14 (9.21%) AIX
5 12 (7.89%) Android
6 11 (7.24%) HPUX
6 11 (7.24%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.95%) Windows
8 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (44.74%) Software Engineering
2 62 (40.79%) Multithreading
3 60 (39.47%) OO
4 10 (6.58%) UML
4 10 (6.58%) SOA
4 10 (6.58%) MVC
4 10 (6.58%) TDD
4 10 (6.58%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (5.26%) ITIL
6 7 (4.61%) Configuration Management
6 7 (4.61%) Scrum
6 7 (4.61%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (3.95%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.95%) E-Commerce
8 5 (3.29%) Change Management
8 5 (3.29%) Data Analysis
9 4 (2.63%) DevOps
9 4 (2.63%) Problem Management
10 3 (1.97%) OOP
10 3 (1.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 105 (69.08%) Java
2 78 (51.32%) C
3 67 (44.08%) C++
4 66 (43.42%) C#
5 32 (21.05%) Shell Script
6 29 (19.08%) Perl
7 23 (15.13%) JavaScript
8 21 (13.82%) PHP
9 18 (11.84%) Ruby
10 13 (8.55%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 11 (7.24%) Scala
12 10 (6.58%) SQL
12 10 (6.58%) Objective-C
13 9 (5.92%) Bash Shell
14 6 (3.95%) Groovy
15 4 (2.63%) Bourne shell
16 3 (1.97%) C-shell
17 2 (1.32%) Embedded C
17 2 (1.32%) VC++
18 1 (0.66%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 77 (50.66%) Degree
2 3 (1.97%) CWNA
3 2 (1.32%) CCIE
3 2 (1.32%) CCNP
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.87%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (1.97%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.97%) vSphere
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (4.61%) Puppet
2 6 (3.95%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.97%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.32%) Ansible
5 1 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.66%) Salt
5 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (33.55%) Oracle
2 13 (8.55%) Google
3 11 (7.24%) Cisco
4 9 (5.92%) IBM
5 8 (5.26%) HP
6 7 (4.61%) Aruba
7 5 (3.29%) Juniper
7 5 (3.29%) VMware
8 4 (2.63%) Foundry
8 4 (2.63%) EMC
8 4 (2.63%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.97%) BMC
9 3 (1.97%) Sun
10 1 (0.66%) SaltStack
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