The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 10 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 118 77 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.99% 10.46% 10.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.27% 18.60% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 109 57 80
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
467 414 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 71.19% 56.25% 71.32%
Number of salaries quoted 429 352 600
Median salary £51,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Oxford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Python.

1 120 (53.10%) C++
2 105 (46.46%) Linux
3 73 (32.30%) Software Engineering
4 72 (31.86%) Java
5 68 (30.09%) JavaScript
6 64 (28.32%) Ruby
7 59 (26.11%) Open Source
8 54 (23.89%) Computer Science
9 52 (23.01%) Algorithms
10 51 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (22.12%) HTML
11 50 (22.12%) SQL
12 47 (20.80%) Finance
13 45 (19.91%) MongoDB
14 41 (18.14%) Degree
15 39 (17.26%) Hedge funds
16 38 (16.81%) CSS
17 37 (16.37%) Perl
17 37 (16.37%) Continuous Improvement
18 36 (15.93%) Data Analysis
18 36 (15.93%) NoSQL
19 34 (15.04%) PHP
20 33 (14.60%) TDD
21 32 (14.16%) C#
22 30 (13.27%) .NET
22 30 (13.27%) OO
23 29 (12.83%) Windows
23 29 (12.83%) C
24 27 (11.95%) MATLAB
24 27 (11.95%) Big Data

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 12 (5.31%) Node.js
1 12 (5.31%) Tomcat
2 11 (4.87%) Apache
2 11 (4.87%) nginx
3 10 (4.42%) Apache Solr
4 9 (3.98%) Jetty
5 7 (3.10%) Apache Spark
5 7 (3.10%) Drupal
6 5 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Mathematica
1 6 (2.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.10%) Internet
2 3 (1.33%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.33%) Wireless
3 2 (0.88%) BGP
3 2 (0.88%) DNS
3 2 (0.88%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.88%) LDAP
3 2 (0.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.91%) MongoDB
2 36 (15.93%) NoSQL
3 27 (11.95%) Big Data
4 14 (6.19%) MySQL
4 14 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.31%) CouchDB
6 6 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.21%) KDB
8 4 (1.77%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.88%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.88%) Redis
11 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (11.06%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.41%) Subversion
3 12 (5.31%) Maven
4 10 (4.42%) Hudson
5 9 (3.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (3.98%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.10%) Gradle
7 5 (2.21%) JIRA
8 4 (1.77%) Selenium
9 1 (0.44%) Ant
General
1 47 (20.80%) Finance
2 12 (5.31%) Marketing
3 8 (3.54%) Banking
4 7 (3.10%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.33%) Retail
6 2 (0.88%) Front Office
6 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Automotive
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 123 (54.42%) Developer
2 49 (21.68%) Python Developer
3 30 (13.27%) Software Engineer
4 24 (10.62%) Java Developer
5 20 (8.85%) Administrator
5 20 (8.85%) Senior Developer
6 19 (8.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 18 (7.96%) C++ Developer
7 18 (7.96%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (7.52%) Applications Developer
8 17 (7.52%) Linux Administrator
8 17 (7.52%) Linux Developer
8 17 (7.52%) Software Developer
9 15 (6.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 14 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
10 14 (6.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 13 (5.75%) Web Developer
12 12 (5.31%) C# Developer
12 12 (5.31%) UI Developer
12 12 (5.31%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (22.12%) HTML
2 38 (16.81%) CSS
3 30 (13.27%) .NET
4 25 (11.06%) AngularJS
5 19 (8.41%) HTML5
5 19 (8.41%) Web Services
6 13 (5.75%) ASP.NET
6 13 (5.75%) Django
6 13 (5.75%) RESTful
6 13 (5.75%) Ruby on Rails
7 12 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (5.31%) Backbone.js
8 10 (4.42%) Catalyst
8 10 (4.42%) DBIx::Class
8 10 (4.42%) Moose
8 10 (4.42%) Natural Language Processing
8 10 (4.42%) Plack
9 9 (3.98%) Ajax
9 9 (3.98%) Spring
10 7 (3.10%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 54 (23.89%) Computer Science
2 52 (23.01%) Algorithms
3 39 (17.26%) Hedge funds
4 26 (11.50%) Mathematics
5 17 (7.52%) Mobile App
6 16 (7.08%) Physics
7 14 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (5.75%) User Experience
9 11 (4.87%) iPhone
10 7 (3.10%) Blackberry
10 7 (3.10%) Statistics
11 6 (2.65%) Data Structures
12 5 (2.21%) Biology
13 4 (1.77%) iPad
13 4 (1.77%) Semantic Web
13 4 (1.77%) Visualisation
13 4 (1.77%) Web 2.0
14 3 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
14 3 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (1.33%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 105 (46.46%) Linux
2 29 (12.83%) Windows
3 11 (4.87%) Android
3 11 (4.87%) Unix
4 9 (3.98%) CentOS
4 9 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.10%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.88%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.30%) Software Engineering
2 59 (26.11%) Open Source
3 51 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (16.37%) Continuous Improvement
5 36 (15.93%) Data Analysis
6 33 (14.60%) TDD
7 30 (13.27%) OO
8 25 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (11.06%) DevOps
8 25 (11.06%) Machine Learning
9 21 (9.29%) Algorithmic Trading
9 21 (9.29%) Signal Processing
10 19 (8.41%) Unit Testing
11 18 (7.96%) Analytics
11 18 (7.96%) Data Acquisition
12 17 (7.52%) High Availability
12 17 (7.52%) MVC
12 17 (7.52%) Web Development
13 15 (6.64%) Mobile Application Development
13 15 (6.64%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 120 (53.10%) C++
2 72 (31.86%) Java
3 68 (30.09%) JavaScript
4 64 (28.32%) Ruby
5 50 (22.12%) SQL
6 37 (16.37%) Perl
7 34 (15.04%) PHP
8 32 (14.16%) C#
9 29 (12.83%) C
10 27 (11.95%) MATLAB
11 20 (8.85%) R
12 13 (5.75%) Scala
13 10 (4.42%) Tcl
14 9 (3.98%) Bash Shell
15 7 (3.10%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.33%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.44%) Embedded C++
17 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (18.14%) Degree
2 12 (5.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.21%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) SDET
2 2 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.77%) Docker
2 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.88%) KVM
3 2 (0.88%) Postfix
4 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (11.06%) Puppet
2 16 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (5.31%) VMware
2 5 (2.21%) Oracle
2 5 (2.21%) Red Hat
3 2 (0.88%) Intel
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.44%) NetApp
4 1 (0.44%) Progress
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