The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 55 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 66 75 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.26% 4.36% 4.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.59% 7.75% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 63 72 68
Average salary £47,500 £47,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% +18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,550 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Python
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
870 968 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 56.13% 56.28% 59.00%
Number of salaries quoted 762 881 856
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Python Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Python
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 45 £40,000 -20.00% 11
Bicester - 4 £45,000 -
Banbury -4 2 £52,500 +10.52%
Abingdon -17 2 £42,000 +64.70% 1
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

1 128 (58.99%) Linux
2 98 (45.16%) Java
3 86 (39.63%) Perl
4 67 (30.88%) C++
5 61 (28.11%) Degree
6 60 (27.65%) Ruby
7 57 (26.27%) C#
7 57 (26.27%) Computer Science
8 54 (24.88%) Software Engineering
9 52 (23.96%) Git (software)
10 51 (23.50%) OO
11 50 (23.04%) Mathematics
12 49 (22.58%) C
13 45 (20.74%) Windows
14 44 (20.28%) TDD
15 42 (19.35%) Apache
16 39 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (17.97%) QA
17 35 (16.13%) JavaScript
18 33 (15.21%) MySQL
18 33 (15.21%) Debian
18 33 (15.21%) nginx
18 33 (15.21%) Big Data
19 30 (13.82%) MATLAB
20 28 (12.90%) Red Hat
21 26 (11.98%) CSS
21 26 (11.98%) Physics
22 25 (11.52%) HTML
22 25 (11.52%) .NET
22 25 (11.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 42 (19.35%) Apache
2 33 (15.21%) nginx
3 12 (5.53%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.76%) Confluence
4 6 (2.76%) Node.js
4 6 (2.76%) CMS
5 3 (1.38%) Drupal
5 3 (1.38%) WordPress
6 2 (0.92%) IIS
6 2 (0.92%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.92%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.46%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) MS Office
1 5 (2.30%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.30%) AutoCAD
1 5 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.38%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.06%) HTTP
2 5 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.30%) ZigBee
2 5 (2.30%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.30%) GPRS
2 5 (2.30%) GSM
2 5 (2.30%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.30%) 3G
3 2 (0.92%) Firewall
3 2 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.92%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.46%) Network Security
4 1 (0.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.21%) MySQL
1 33 (15.21%) Big Data
2 24 (11.06%) Hadoop
3 23 (10.60%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (6.45%) Apache Hive
5 12 (5.53%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.46%) HBase
Development Applications
1 52 (23.96%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.29%) Subversion
3 17 (7.83%) JIRA
4 14 (6.45%) PyUnit
4 14 (6.45%) JUnit
5 11 (5.07%) Ant
5 11 (5.07%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.61%) Eclipse
7 9 (4.15%) InstallShield
7 9 (4.15%) Maven
7 9 (4.15%) Gerrit
8 5 (2.30%) CMake
9 4 (1.84%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.38%) GCC
10 3 (1.38%) GDB
10 3 (1.38%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.38%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.38%) JSUnit
11 1 (0.46%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.46%) LabVIEW
General
1 17 (7.83%) Games
2 14 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.23%) Retail
4 5 (2.30%) Electronics
4 5 (2.30%) Finance
5 4 (1.84%) Marketing
6 3 (1.38%) Back Office
7 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.92%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 73 (33.64%) Developer
2 41 (18.89%) Systems Administrator
3 39 (17.97%) Administrator
4 25 (11.52%) Software Engineer
5 24 (11.06%) Software Developer
6 20 (9.22%) Analyst
7 16 (7.37%) Graduate
7 16 (7.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 16 (7.37%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (6.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 14 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (5.99%) Junior
10 12 (5.53%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.53%) Development Engineer
10 12 (5.53%) Senior Development Engineer
11 11 (5.07%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (5.07%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 11 (5.07%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.15%) Computer Engineer
12 9 (4.15%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.98%) CSS
2 25 (11.52%) HTML
2 25 (11.52%) .NET
3 14 (6.45%) JDBC
4 12 (5.53%) XML
4 12 (5.53%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (5.53%) HTML5
4 12 (5.53%) CSS3
4 12 (5.53%) AngularJS
5 9 (4.15%) jQuery
5 9 (4.15%) LAMP
6 7 (3.23%) Web Services
6 7 (3.23%) Ajax
7 6 (2.76%) REST
7 6 (2.76%) Dojo
7 6 (2.76%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (2.30%) OpenCL
8 5 (2.30%) Backbone.js
8 5 (2.30%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 57 (26.27%) Computer Science
2 50 (23.04%) Mathematics
3 26 (11.98%) Physics
4 13 (5.99%) Statistics
4 13 (5.99%) Open Source
5 5 (2.30%) CUDA
5 5 (2.30%) Social Media
5 5 (2.30%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.30%) Telematics
5 5 (2.30%) Robotics
5 5 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.30%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.30%) Equities
5 5 (2.30%) Derivative
5 5 (2.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (1.38%) Firmware
6 3 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.92%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.92%) SCADA
7 2 (0.92%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 128 (58.99%) Linux
2 45 (20.74%) Windows
3 33 (15.21%) Debian
4 25 (11.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.53%) UNIX
6 5 (2.30%) Fedora
6 5 (2.30%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.84%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.92%) CentOS
9 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.46%) SELinux
9 1 (0.46%) Android
9 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.88%) Software Engineering
2 51 (23.50%) OO
3 44 (20.28%) TDD
4 39 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (11.52%) Analytics
6 24 (11.06%) Machine Learning
7 22 (10.14%) DevOps
8 17 (7.83%) Reverse Engineering
9 16 (7.37%) Cyber Security
10 15 (6.91%) Static Code Analysis
11 14 (6.45%) Configuration Management
12 13 (5.99%) OOP
13 11 (5.07%) Data Analysis
13 11 (5.07%) Signal Processing
14 9 (4.15%) Kanban
14 9 (4.15%) Image Processing
14 9 (4.15%) Video Processing
14 9 (4.15%) Data Analytics
15 8 (3.69%) Bayesian Methods
15 8 (3.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 98 (45.16%) Java
2 86 (39.63%) Perl
3 67 (30.88%) C++
4 60 (27.65%) Ruby
5 57 (26.27%) C#
6 49 (22.58%) C
7 35 (16.13%) JavaScript
8 30 (13.82%) MATLAB
9 22 (10.14%) Scala
9 22 (10.14%) PHP
10 21 (9.68%) SQL
11 17 (7.83%) Bash Shell
12 14 (6.45%) Shell Script
13 12 (5.53%) R
14 10 (4.61%) F#
15 7 (3.23%) Embedded C
16 4 (1.84%) Lua
17 3 (1.38%) VB.NET
18 2 (0.92%) Fortran
18 2 (0.92%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 61 (28.11%) Degree
2 19 (8.76%) PhD
3 11 (5.07%) DV Cleared
3 11 (5.07%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.38%) MCP
4 3 (1.38%) MCPD
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (17.97%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) JTAG
3 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (7.83%) XenServer
2 16 (7.37%) Xen
3 8 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.38%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.38%) KVM
5 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.46%) Postfix
6 1 (0.46%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (5.99%) Puppet
2 7 (3.23%) Vagrant
2 7 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.92%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.46%) Cacti
4 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.46%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.46%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (12.90%) Red Hat
2 23 (10.60%) Citrix
3 15 (6.91%) Coverity
4 14 (6.45%) Wind River
5 10 (4.61%) Perforce
6 9 (4.15%) VMware
7 5 (2.30%) EMC
7 5 (2.30%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.84%) Percona
9 3 (1.38%) New Relic
9 3 (1.38%) Epicor
10 2 (0.92%) Twitter
10 2 (0.92%) Akamai
11 1 (0.46%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.46%) Adobe
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle
11 1 (0.46%) SAP
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Health care + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Equity Bonus, Home Work
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Manything Systems Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + equity share + more
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Personnel IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago