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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 8 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 112 73 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.98% 9.64% 9.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.40% 17.55% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 106 57 69
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £60,000 £60,000
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
441 416 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 70.79% 54.95% 70.62%
Number of salaries quoted 410 358 582
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,800 £30,000
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 5 May 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Oxford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 126 (51.85%) C++
2 121 (49.79%) Linux
3 82 (33.74%) Java
4 80 (32.92%) Ruby
5 78 (32.10%) JavaScript
6 71 (29.22%) Open Source
7 67 (27.57%) Software Engineering
8 65 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (24.28%) Computer Science
10 57 (23.46%) Algorithms
11 54 (22.22%) SQL
12 48 (19.75%) Degree
13 47 (19.34%) HTML
14 45 (18.52%) C#
15 44 (18.11%) TDD
16 43 (17.70%) Finance
16 43 (17.70%) NoSQL
17 42 (17.28%) MongoDB
17 42 (17.28%) PHP
18 41 (16.87%) Perl
18 41 (16.87%) CSS
19 40 (16.46%) Git (software)
20 39 (16.05%) Hedge funds
21 38 (15.64%) Windows
21 38 (15.64%) Continuous Improvement
22 37 (15.23%) .NET
23 36 (14.81%) OO
24 35 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
25 34 (13.99%) Data Analysis
26 31 (12.76%) Subversion

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 22 (9.05%) Apache
1 22 (9.05%) nginx
1 22 (9.05%) Tomcat
2 15 (6.17%) Jetty
3 12 (4.94%) Node.js
4 10 (4.12%) Apache Solr
5 9 (3.70%) Drupal
6 4 (1.65%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.41%) JBoss
8 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.47%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.29%) Internet
2 5 (2.06%) DNS
3 4 (1.65%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.65%) Wireless
4 3 (1.23%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.82%) BGP
5 2 (0.82%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.82%) LDAP
5 2 (0.82%) OSPF
6 1 (0.41%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.70%) NoSQL
2 42 (17.28%) MongoDB
3 31 (12.76%) Big Data
4 21 (8.64%) MySQL
5 14 (5.76%) CouchDB
6 10 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.06%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.65%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.23%) KDB
10 2 (0.82%) Redis
10 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.76%) Subversion
3 17 (7.00%) Maven
4 13 (5.35%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.53%) Gradle
5 11 (4.53%) Hudson
6 9 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.47%) Selenium
8 2 (0.82%) Ant
8 2 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 43 (17.70%) Finance
2 7 (2.88%) Marketing
3 4 (1.65%) Banking
3 4 (1.65%) Retail
4 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.82%) Front Office
5 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.41%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 137 (56.38%) Developer
2 54 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 32 (13.17%) Software Engineer
4 30 (12.35%) Java Developer
5 26 (10.70%) Administrator
6 23 (9.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 23 (9.47%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (9.05%) Linux Administrator
7 22 (9.05%) Senior Developer
8 20 (8.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 20 (8.23%) Linux Developer
8 20 (8.23%) Software Developer
9 19 (7.82%) DevOps Engineer
9 19 (7.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 18 (7.41%) C++ Developer
11 14 (5.76%) C# Developer
11 14 (5.76%) Java Software Developer
12 13 (5.35%) PHP Developer
13 12 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
13 12 (4.94%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.34%) HTML
2 41 (16.87%) CSS
3 37 (15.23%) .NET
4 28 (11.52%) AngularJS
5 26 (10.70%) Web Services
6 22 (9.05%) HTML5
7 18 (7.41%) RESTful
8 16 (6.58%) ASP.NET
9 15 (6.17%) Spring
10 14 (5.76%) Django
10 14 (5.76%) Natural Language Processing
11 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (5.35%) Backbone.js
12 11 (4.53%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (4.12%) PhoneGap
14 8 (3.29%) Apache Cordova
14 8 (3.29%) CSS3
15 7 (2.88%) Ajax
15 7 (2.88%) jQuery
15 7 (2.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 59 (24.28%) Computer Science
2 57 (23.46%) Algorithms
3 39 (16.05%) Hedge funds
4 27 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 19 (7.82%) Mobile App
5 19 (7.82%) Physics
6 13 (5.35%) Semantic Web
7 10 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.12%) iPhone
8 9 (3.70%) Blackberry
8 9 (3.70%) Data Structures
8 9 (3.70%) User Experience
9 6 (2.47%) Statistics
10 4 (1.65%) Biology
11 2 (0.82%) Clustering
11 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.82%) Neural Network
11 2 (0.82%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.41%) iPad
12 1 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 121 (49.79%) Linux
2 38 (15.64%) Windows
3 15 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (4.94%) CentOS
5 11 (4.53%) Android
5 11 (4.53%) Unix
6 9 (3.70%) Windows Phone
7 6 (2.47%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.82%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.41%) Debian
10 1 (0.41%) Fedora
10 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (29.22%) Open Source
2 67 (27.57%) Software Engineering
3 65 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (18.11%) TDD
5 38 (15.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 36 (14.81%) OO
7 35 (14.40%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (13.99%) Data Analysis
9 31 (12.76%) DevOps
10 25 (10.29%) Machine Learning
11 23 (9.47%) Unit Testing
11 23 (9.47%) Web Development
12 22 (9.05%) Analytics
13 21 (8.64%) Algorithmic Trading
13 21 (8.64%) High Availability
13 21 (8.64%) MVC
14 19 (7.82%) Front End Development
14 19 (7.82%) Mobile Application Development
14 19 (7.82%) Signal Processing
15 17 (7.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 126 (51.85%) C++
2 82 (33.74%) Java
3 80 (32.92%) Ruby
4 78 (32.10%) JavaScript
5 54 (22.22%) SQL
6 45 (18.52%) C#
7 42 (17.28%) PHP
8 41 (16.87%) Perl
9 27 (11.11%) C
10 25 (10.29%) MATLAB
11 22 (9.05%) Scala
12 17 (7.00%) Bash Shell
13 16 (6.58%) R
14 12 (4.94%) Objective-C
15 6 (2.47%) Tcl
16 3 (1.23%) Embedded C
17 2 (0.82%) COBOL
18 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (19.75%) Degree
2 12 (4.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.47%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) SDET
2 2 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.06%) Docker
2 5 (2.06%) Postfix
3 2 (0.82%) KVM
4 1 (0.41%) qmail
Systems Management
1 31 (12.76%) Puppet
2 18 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.06%) Ansible
4 1 (0.41%) logstash
4 1 (0.41%) Nagios
4 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (7.41%) VMware
2 9 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 4 (1.65%) Progress
4 3 (1.23%) Oracle
5 1 (0.41%) Google
5 1 (0.41%) hybris
5 1 (0.41%) NetApp
5 1 (0.41%) Perforce
5 1 (0.41%) Splunk
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