The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 19 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Python 75 94 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.19% 10.67% 5.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.34% 14.92% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 55 79 60
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +6.66%
Python
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
409 630 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.57% 71.51% 56.61%
Number of salaries quoted 350 586 515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Python
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Oxford region.

Python Salary Trend in Oxford

Python
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Oxford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 81 (57.04%) Linux
2 68 (47.89%) JavaScript
3 52 (36.62%) Perl
4 51 (35.92%) Windows
4 51 (35.92%) Ruby
5 48 (33.80%) SQL
6 47 (33.10%) Software Engineering
7 46 (32.39%) OO
8 45 (31.69%) Java
9 43 (30.28%) C++
10 42 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (29.58%) Open Source
11 41 (28.87%) Computer Science
12 35 (24.65%) HTML
13 34 (23.94%) C#
13 34 (23.94%) CSS
14 32 (22.54%) Node.js
15 31 (21.83%) TDD
16 30 (21.13%) PHP
17 29 (20.42%) VMware
17 29 (20.42%) Degree
17 29 (20.42%) Git (software)
18 27 (19.01%) Subversion
18 27 (19.01%) .NET
18 27 (19.01%) Algorithms
19 24 (16.90%) Puppet
20 19 (13.38%) MySQL
21 18 (12.68%) CentOS
22 17 (11.97%) Ajax
22 17 (11.97%) Web Development

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 32 (22.54%) Node.js
2 14 (9.86%) Apache
3 6 (4.23%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.82%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.82%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.41%) nginx
5 2 (1.41%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.41%) JBoss
6 1 (0.70%) CMS
6 1 (0.70%) Drupal
6 1 (0.70%) Kinematics
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.52%) GitHub
2 5 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.52%) Amazon S3
2 5 (3.52%) AWS OpsWorks
3 2 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.45%) Internet
2 9 (6.34%) DNS
2 9 (6.34%) WAN
3 8 (5.63%) Firewall
4 7 (4.93%) SAN
5 5 (3.52%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.52%) LAN
6 4 (2.82%) VPN
7 3 (2.11%) IPsec
7 3 (2.11%) OSPF
7 3 (2.11%) BGP
7 3 (2.11%) SMTP
7 3 (2.11%) SSL
7 3 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.11%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.41%) FCoE
8 2 (1.41%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) MySQL
2 15 (10.56%) Big Data
3 10 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.34%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.34%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.63%) CouchDB
5 8 (5.63%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.11%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 29 (20.42%) Git (software)
2 27 (19.01%) Subversion
3 4 (2.82%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (2.82%) Grunt
3 4 (2.82%) Bower
3 4 (2.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.11%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.70%) Selenium
5 1 (0.70%) GDB
General
1 5 (3.52%) Games
2 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.41%) Marketing
3 2 (1.41%) Back Office
3 2 (1.41%) Finance
3 2 (1.41%) Publishing
3 2 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 50 (35.21%) Developer
2 35 (24.65%) Software Engineer
3 24 (16.90%) Administrator
3 24 (16.90%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (13.38%) Linux Administrator
4 19 (13.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 17 (11.97%) Full Stack Developer
6 10 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) Analyst
8 6 (4.23%) Data Programmer
8 6 (4.23%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.23%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.23%) Programmer
8 6 (4.23%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.52%) .NET Software Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (24.65%) HTML
2 34 (23.94%) CSS
3 27 (19.01%) .NET
4 17 (11.97%) Ajax
5 16 (11.27%) AngularJS
6 14 (9.86%) jQuery
7 10 (7.04%) LAMP
8 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET
9 7 (4.93%) Ember.js
9 7 (4.93%) Backbone.js
10 5 (3.52%) Sass
10 5 (3.52%) Padrino
10 5 (3.52%) Sinatra
11 4 (2.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (2.82%) Lucene
12 3 (2.11%) STL
12 3 (2.11%) CSS3
12 3 (2.11%) HTML5
13 2 (1.41%) Pandas
13 2 (1.41%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 41 (28.87%) Computer Science
2 27 (19.01%) Algorithms
3 13 (9.15%) Data Centre
4 12 (8.45%) Data Structures
4 12 (8.45%) Mathematics
4 12 (8.45%) Web 2.0
5 11 (7.75%) Blackberry
5 11 (7.75%) iPhone
6 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (4.23%) Mobile App
8 6 (4.23%) Data Extraction
9 5 (3.52%) Social Gaming
10 4 (2.82%) Statistics
11 3 (2.11%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (2.11%) Physics
11 3 (2.11%) User Experience
12 2 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.70%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 81 (57.04%) Linux
2 51 (35.92%) Windows
3 18 (12.68%) CentOS
4 12 (8.45%) Android
4 12 (8.45%) Ubuntu
4 12 (8.45%) Solaris
4 12 (8.45%) Debian
5 11 (7.75%) UNIX
5 11 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (7.75%) Windows Phone
6 8 (5.63%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.41%) SUSE
8 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) Software Engineering
2 46 (32.39%) OO
3 42 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (29.58%) Open Source
4 31 (21.83%) TDD
5 17 (11.97%) Web Development
6 15 (10.56%) MVC
7 14 (9.86%) ITIL
8 13 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (8.45%) BDD
10 10 (7.04%) OOP
11 9 (6.34%) OOD
11 9 (6.34%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.34%) DevOps
12 8 (5.63%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.63%) Analytics
12 8 (5.63%) Machine Learning
13 7 (4.93%) DNA
13 7 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (4.93%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 68 (47.89%) JavaScript
2 52 (36.62%) Perl
3 51 (35.92%) Ruby
4 48 (33.80%) SQL
5 45 (31.69%) Java
6 43 (30.28%) C++
7 34 (23.94%) C#
8 30 (21.13%) PHP
9 17 (11.97%) C
10 10 (7.04%) MATLAB
11 8 (5.63%) Bash Shell
12 7 (4.93%) Objective-C
13 6 (4.23%) ActionScript
14 5 (3.52%) Groovy
15 3 (2.11%) Embedded C++
15 3 (2.11%) R
16 2 (1.41%) CoffeeScript
17 1 (0.70%) Tcl
17 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (20.42%) Degree
2 7 (4.93%) PhD
3 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 14 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.11%) Firmware
3 2 (1.41%) KVM
3 2 (1.41%) qmail
3 2 (1.41%) Squid
4 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (16.90%) Puppet
2 13 (9.15%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.93%) Nagios
4 2 (1.41%) SELinux
4 2 (1.41%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.70%) Nessus
5 1 (0.70%) Nmap
5 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 29 (20.42%) VMware
2 15 (10.56%) Cisco
3 12 (8.45%) Juniper
4 11 (7.75%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.52%) Perforce
6 4 (2.82%) HP
7 3 (2.11%) Progress
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago