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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 22 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Python 60 61 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.56% 7.44% 6.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.54% 11.13% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 46 62
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,250 £60,000
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
386 548 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.06% 66.83% 55.23%
Number of salaries quoted 336 481 508
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Oxford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 70 (45.75%) Linux
2 68 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 63 (41.18%) SQL
4 58 (37.91%) Perl
5 55 (35.95%) Windows
6 53 (34.64%) Ruby
7 52 (33.99%) C++
8 51 (33.33%) Java
8 51 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 45 (29.41%) OO
9 45 (29.41%) Open Source
10 42 (27.45%) CSS
10 42 (27.45%) HTML
11 39 (25.49%) Computer Science
12 35 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (20.92%) .NET
14 31 (20.26%) PHP
15 30 (19.61%) Algorithms
16 29 (18.95%) C#
17 28 (18.30%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (16.99%) C
19 25 (16.34%) Git (software)
20 24 (15.69%) Analytics
20 24 (15.69%) Node.js
20 24 (15.69%) Subversion
21 23 (15.03%) TDD
22 22 (14.38%) VMware
22 22 (14.38%) Degree
23 19 (12.42%) Web Development
23 19 (12.42%) Data Analysis

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 24 (15.69%) Node.js
2 9 (5.88%) SAS
3 8 (5.23%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.58%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.61%) Apache
6 2 (1.31%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.61%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (3.27%) Amazon S3
1 5 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.27%) GitHub
1 5 (3.27%) AWS OpsWorks
2 2 (1.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.84%) SAN
2 4 (2.61%) WAN
2 4 (2.61%) VPN
2 4 (2.61%) DNS
3 3 (1.96%) OSPF
3 3 (1.96%) BGP
3 3 (1.96%) Firewall
3 3 (1.96%) IPsec
3 3 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.31%) FCoE
4 2 (1.31%) Internet
4 2 (1.31%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 14 (9.15%) MongoDB
2 14 (9.15%) Relational Database
3 13 (8.50%) MySQL
3 13 (8.50%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.54%) Big Data
5 9 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.88%) QlikView
6 8 (5.23%) CouchDB
7 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.96%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.31%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (16.34%) Git (software)
2 24 (15.69%) Subversion
3 5 (3.27%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.31%) JIRA
6 1 (0.65%) GDB
6 1 (0.65%) Grunt
6 1 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.65%) Bower
6 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (4.58%) Marketing
2 2 (1.31%) Games
3 1 (0.65%) Electronics
3 1 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (29.41%) Developer
2 39 (25.49%) Software Engineer
3 18 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (11.76%) Administrator
3 18 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (10.46%) Full Stack Developer
5 14 (9.15%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (7.19%) Research Scientist
7 10 (6.54%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.54%) Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Graduate
10 6 (3.92%) Programmer
10 6 (3.92%) Data Programmer
11 5 (3.27%) .NET Software Engineer
11 5 (3.27%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (2.61%) C++ Software Engineer
12 4 (2.61%) Web Developer
12 4 (2.61%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (27.45%) CSS
1 42 (27.45%) HTML
2 32 (20.92%) .NET
3 16 (10.46%) jQuery
4 15 (9.80%) Ajax
5 13 (8.50%) ASP.NET
6 12 (7.84%) LAMP
6 12 (7.84%) AngularJS
7 10 (6.54%) Django
8 8 (5.23%) HTML5
9 7 (4.58%) Lucene
9 7 (4.58%) Flask
10 5 (3.27%) Padrino
10 5 (3.27%) Sass
10 5 (3.27%) Sinatra
11 4 (2.61%) REST
11 4 (2.61%) CSS3
11 4 (2.61%) Pandas
11 4 (2.61%) NumPy
11 4 (2.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 45 (29.41%) Open Source
2 39 (25.49%) Computer Science
3 30 (19.61%) Algorithms
4 28 (18.30%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (9.80%) Blackberry
5 15 (9.80%) iPhone
6 14 (9.15%) Mathematics
7 13 (8.50%) Web 2.0
8 11 (7.19%) Data Structures
9 10 (6.54%) Performance Metrics
10 9 (5.88%) Visualisation
11 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (4.58%) User Experience
12 6 (3.92%) Statistics
12 6 (3.92%) Physics
13 3 (1.96%) Artificial Intelligence
14 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
14 2 (1.31%) Social Gaming
15 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
15 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 70 (45.75%) Linux
2 55 (35.95%) Windows
3 17 (11.11%) Android
4 15 (9.80%) CentOS
4 15 (9.80%) Windows Phone
5 13 (8.50%) Debian
5 13 (8.50%) Ubuntu
6 11 (7.19%) Solaris
6 11 (7.19%) UNIX
7 8 (5.23%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.31%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.65%) Fedora
10 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 45 (29.41%) OO
3 35 (22.88%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (15.69%) Analytics
5 23 (15.03%) TDD
6 19 (12.42%) Data Analysis
6 19 (12.42%) Web Development
7 12 (7.84%) Statistical Modelling
8 11 (7.19%) MVC
9 10 (6.54%) OOP
10 9 (5.88%) Unit Testing
10 9 (5.88%) DNA
11 8 (5.23%) OOD
11 8 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.23%) Machine Learning
11 8 (5.23%) DevOps
12 7 (4.58%) BDD
12 7 (4.58%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.58%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (3.92%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 68 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 63 (41.18%) SQL
3 58 (37.91%) Perl
4 53 (34.64%) Ruby
5 52 (33.99%) C++
6 51 (33.33%) Java
7 31 (20.26%) PHP
8 29 (18.95%) C#
9 26 (16.99%) C
10 18 (11.76%) R
11 14 (9.15%) MATLAB
12 7 (4.58%) ActionScript
13 5 (3.27%) Groovy
14 3 (1.96%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.96%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.31%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.65%) Tcl
16 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (14.38%) Degree
2 18 (11.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.31%) KVM
3 1 (0.65%) Docker
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (11.11%) Puppet
2 5 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.31%) Nagios
3 2 (1.31%) SELinux
4 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (14.38%) VMware
2 14 (9.15%) Cisco
3 11 (7.19%) Juniper
4 10 (6.54%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.88%) Tableau
6 6 (3.92%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.96%) Progress
9 2 (1.31%) Perforce
10 1 (0.65%) HP
10 1 (0.65%) Google
10 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
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