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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 20 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Python 66 52 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.05% 6.74% 7.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 11.98% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 68
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £40,497
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +48.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £74,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
396 434 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.32% 56.22% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 347 371 489
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 2 March 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Oxford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 62 (44.29%) Linux
2 61 (43.57%) Perl
3 54 (38.57%) JavaScript
4 52 (37.14%) SQL
5 51 (36.43%) Java
6 47 (33.57%) C++
7 44 (31.43%) Windows
8 41 (29.29%) Open Source
9 40 (28.57%) CSS
10 39 (27.86%) Software Engineering
10 39 (27.86%) Ruby
11 38 (27.14%) HTML
12 32 (22.86%) OO
12 32 (22.86%) Computer Science
12 32 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (21.43%) Analytics
14 28 (20.00%) C
15 27 (19.29%) PHP
16 26 (18.57%) Data Analysis
17 24 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (17.14%) .NET
17 24 (17.14%) Algorithms
18 23 (16.43%) PhD
19 22 (15.71%) R
20 20 (14.29%) C#
21 19 (13.57%) VMware
21 19 (13.57%) Node.js
22 16 (11.43%) Mathematics
23 15 (10.71%) Web Development
23 15 (10.71%) Android

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 19 (13.57%) Node.js
2 11 (7.86%) SAS
3 9 (6.43%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.29%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.86%) Apache
6 1 (0.71%) Drupal
6 1 (0.71%) WordPress
6 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.86%) Amazon S3
1 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.86%) GitHub
2 2 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.86%) SAN
2 1 (0.71%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) WAN
2 1 (0.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.86%) Hadoop
2 11 (7.86%) NoSQL
2 11 (7.86%) QlikView
3 10 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.14%) MySQL
4 8 (5.71%) Big Data
4 8 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.14%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (9.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.57%) Subversion
3 5 (3.57%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.71%) Grunt
4 1 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.71%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.71%) Bower
4 1 (0.71%) Selenium
4 1 (0.71%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (0.71%) Electronics
2 1 (0.71%) Finance
2 1 (0.71%) Automotive
2 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (27.14%) Developer
2 32 (22.86%) Software Engineer
3 17 (12.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 17 (12.14%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (11.43%) Administrator
5 13 (9.29%) Research Scientist
6 12 (8.57%) Data Analyst
6 12 (8.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (8.57%) Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Graduate
7 8 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.57%) Data Programmer
8 5 (3.57%) Programmer
9 4 (2.86%) Python Developer
9 4 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.14%) C++ Developer
10 3 (2.14%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.57%) CSS
2 38 (27.14%) HTML
3 24 (17.14%) .NET
4 12 (8.57%) Ajax
5 11 (7.86%) LAMP
6 10 (7.14%) Django
6 10 (7.14%) jQuery
7 8 (5.71%) HTML5
7 8 (5.71%) AngularJS
8 7 (5.00%) Flask
8 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.29%) Lucene
10 5 (3.57%) NumPy
10 5 (3.57%) Pandas
11 4 (2.86%) Padrino
11 4 (2.86%) REST
11 4 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (2.86%) Sass
11 4 (2.86%) Sinatra
11 4 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.29%) Open Source
2 32 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (22.86%) Computer Science
3 24 (17.14%) Algorithms
4 16 (11.43%) Mathematics
5 13 (9.29%) iPhone
5 13 (9.29%) Blackberry
6 12 (8.57%) Web 2.0
7 10 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
7 10 (7.14%) Data Structures
8 9 (6.43%) Visualisation
9 7 (5.00%) Physics
9 7 (5.00%) Statistics
9 7 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (5.00%) User Experience
10 3 (2.14%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (1.43%) Biotechnology
12 1 (0.71%) Informatics
12 1 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (44.29%) Linux
2 44 (31.43%) Windows
3 15 (10.71%) Android
4 13 (9.29%) CentOS
4 13 (9.29%) Windows Phone
4 13 (9.29%) Debian
4 13 (9.29%) Ubuntu
5 11 (7.86%) UNIX
6 10 (7.14%) Solaris
7 3 (2.14%) Fedora
7 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.86%) Software Engineering
2 32 (22.86%) OO
3 30 (21.43%) Analytics
4 26 (18.57%) Data Analysis
5 24 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (10.71%) Web Development
7 14 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
8 11 (7.86%) TDD
9 10 (7.14%) OOP
9 10 (7.14%) DNA
10 8 (5.71%) Machine Learning
11 7 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
11 7 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.29%) Speech Recognition
12 6 (4.29%) OpenUP
12 6 (4.29%) Signal Processing
12 6 (4.29%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (4.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 61 (43.57%) Perl
2 54 (38.57%) JavaScript
3 52 (37.14%) SQL
4 51 (36.43%) Java
5 47 (33.57%) C++
6 39 (27.86%) Ruby
7 28 (20.00%) C
8 27 (19.29%) PHP
9 22 (15.71%) R
10 20 (14.29%) C#
11 11 (7.86%) MATLAB
12 6 (4.29%) ActionScript
13 4 (2.86%) Groovy
13 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.43%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (16.43%) PhD
2 14 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (0.71%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.43%) KVM
3 1 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (10.00%) Puppet
2 4 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (13.57%) VMware
2 11 (7.86%) Tableau
3 10 (7.14%) Cisco
3 10 (7.14%) Juniper
3 10 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.71%) HP
5 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.71%) Google
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Flexible working hours
Posted: 24 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire (OX1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £40 - 60k (DOE) + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago