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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 108 63 83
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 43 88 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.92% 3.49% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.94% 6.56% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 57
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%
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
1091 1341 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.60% 53.13% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1096 1013
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 - 18 £45,000 -
Watford +4 4 £62,500 +56.25%
Rickmansworth -9 4 £57,500 +27.77%
Royston - 3 £45,000 -
Stevenage -9 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Letchworth - 2 £82,500 -
Borehamwood - 2 £27,500 -
Bishop's Stortford +4 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Welwyn Garden City -16 1 £47,500 +7.95%
St Albans -29 1 £62,500 +13.63%
Hitchin - 1 £55,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 77 (65.81%) Java
2 60 (51.28%) HTML
3 54 (46.15%) PHP
3 54 (46.15%) Linux
4 48 (41.03%) JavaScript
5 44 (37.61%) C++
6 42 (35.90%) SQL
6 42 (35.90%) XML
7 40 (34.19%) C
8 39 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (32.48%) Computer Science
10 37 (31.62%) Perl
11 35 (29.91%) Degree
11 35 (29.91%) Software Engineering
12 34 (29.06%) HTML5
12 34 (29.06%) CSS
13 30 (25.64%) Bash Shell
13 30 (25.64%) Web Development
13 30 (25.64%) CSS3
14 29 (24.79%) Git (software)
15 28 (23.93%) JUnit
16 27 (23.08%) jQuery
16 27 (23.08%) JSON
17 26 (22.22%) UNIX
18 25 (21.37%) OO
19 23 (19.66%) Windows
19 23 (19.66%) Ant
20 21 (17.95%) WebLogic
20 21 (17.95%) Marketing
20 21 (17.95%) Ruby

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (17.95%) WebLogic
2 15 (12.82%) JBoss
2 15 (12.82%) Apache
2 15 (12.82%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.56%) SAS
4 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.56%) Tuxedo
5 2 (1.71%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.71%) Drupal
5 2 (1.71%) Node.js
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) CPLEX
1 3 (2.56%) SPSS
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.85%) PaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.97%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.13%) Wireless
2 6 (5.13%) HTTP
3 5 (4.27%) Internet
4 2 (1.71%) Firewall
4 2 (1.71%) DNS
5 1 (0.85%) HSPA
5 1 (0.85%) LTE
5 1 (0.85%) NAS
5 1 (0.85%) VPN
5 1 (0.85%) SMTP
5 1 (0.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 16 (13.68%) MySQL
3 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.13%) Big Data
6 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.42%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.42%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.71%) DB2
8 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.85%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (24.79%) Git (software)
2 28 (23.93%) JUnit
3 23 (19.66%) Ant
4 19 (16.24%) JIRA
5 17 (14.53%) Selenium
6 13 (11.11%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.71%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.71%) Subversion
9 1 (0.85%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.85%) GCC
9 1 (0.85%) Bugzilla
General
1 21 (17.95%) Marketing
2 13 (11.11%) Back Office
2 13 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (3.42%) Advertising
4 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 3 (2.56%) Games
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (67.52%) Developer
2 51 (43.59%) Java Developer
3 33 (28.21%) Software Engineer
4 23 (19.66%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (11.97%) Senior Developer
6 12 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (5.13%) PHP Developer
8 6 (5.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Middleware Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Junior
10 4 (3.42%) Junior Java Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.42%) Data Scientist
11 3 (2.56%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (51.28%) HTML
2 42 (35.90%) XML
3 34 (29.06%) HTML5
3 34 (29.06%) CSS
4 30 (25.64%) CSS3
5 27 (23.08%) jQuery
5 27 (23.08%) JSON
6 20 (17.09%) Web Services
7 16 (13.68%) SOAP
8 15 (12.82%) WebSockets
8 15 (12.82%) PhoneGap
8 15 (12.82%) Regular Expression
8 15 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 15 (12.82%) .NET
9 13 (11.11%) JAXB
9 13 (11.11%) JDBC
9 13 (11.11%) XSD
9 13 (11.11%) WSDL
9 13 (11.11%) JAX-WS
10 8 (6.84%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (32.48%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.38%) Open Source
3 16 (13.68%) Algorithms
4 13 (11.11%) EFT
5 10 (8.55%) Visualisation
6 8 (6.84%) Statistics
6 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (5.98%) Informatics
7 7 (5.98%) Chemistry
7 7 (5.98%) Management Information System
8 5 (4.27%) User Experience
8 5 (4.27%) Mathematics
9 4 (3.42%) PMI
9 4 (3.42%) Physics
9 4 (3.42%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.56%) Digital Media
10 3 (2.56%) Neural Network
10 3 (2.56%) Economics
10 3 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 54 (46.15%) Linux
2 26 (22.22%) UNIX
3 23 (19.66%) Windows
4 10 (8.55%) Debian
5 7 (5.98%) Android
6 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.42%) Solaris
8 3 (2.56%) AIX
9 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.85%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.85%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.91%) Software Engineering
3 30 (25.64%) Web Development
4 25 (21.37%) OO
5 20 (17.09%) Scrum
6 19 (16.24%) E-Commerce
7 18 (15.38%) OOP
7 18 (15.38%) SOA
8 17 (14.53%) Business Development
9 15 (12.82%) Mobile Development
9 15 (12.82%) Technical Analysis
9 15 (12.82%) MVC
10 14 (11.97%) TDD
11 13 (11.11%) OOD
11 13 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (11.11%) User Stories
12 11 (9.40%) Analytics
13 10 (8.55%) Multithreading
14 8 (6.84%) Data Analysis
15 7 (5.98%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 77 (65.81%) Java
2 54 (46.15%) PHP
3 48 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 44 (37.61%) C++
5 42 (35.90%) SQL
6 40 (34.19%) C
7 37 (31.62%) Perl
8 30 (25.64%) Bash Shell
9 21 (17.95%) Ruby
10 14 (11.97%) C#
11 13 (11.11%) T-SQL
12 11 (9.40%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.42%) MATLAB
13 4 (3.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 4 (3.42%) R
14 3 (2.56%) Clojure
15 2 (1.71%) Jython
15 2 (1.71%) Lua
15 2 (1.71%) PHP5
16 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (29.91%) Degree
2 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.84%) PhD
4 4 (3.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) ISO 8583
2 8 (6.84%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.82%) Firmware
2 14 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.85%) KVM
5 1 (0.85%) Ceph
5 1 (0.85%) iptables
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.85%) Postfix
5 1 (0.85%) NFS
5 1 (0.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) Puppet
2 3 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.71%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.71%) Ansible
3 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (16.24%) Oracle
2 16 (13.68%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.97%) VMware
4 5 (4.27%) IBM
5 2 (1.71%) hybris
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) NetApp
6 1 (0.85%) Intel
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus Shares and Benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago