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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 47 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Python 68 82 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.43% 4.79% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.10% 8.39% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 65 79 75
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £67,500
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
840 977 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 54.69% 57.07% 58.32%
Number of salaries quoted 732 897 849
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 +2 46 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Bicester - 3 £45,000 -
Abingdon -20 2 £40,750 +59.80% 1
Banbury -3 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 122 (58.10%) Linux
2 95 (45.24%) Java
3 86 (40.95%) Perl
4 66 (31.43%) C++
5 60 (28.57%) Degree
6 58 (27.62%) Ruby
7 54 (25.71%) Computer Science
7 54 (25.71%) C#
8 51 (24.29%) Git (software)
8 51 (24.29%) Software Engineering
9 50 (23.81%) Mathematics
10 48 (22.86%) C
11 45 (21.43%) OO
12 42 (20.00%) Apache
12 42 (20.00%) TDD
13 41 (19.52%) Windows
14 38 (18.10%) QA
15 36 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (16.19%) JavaScript
17 33 (15.71%) Debian
17 33 (15.71%) nginx
17 33 (15.71%) Big Data
18 32 (15.24%) MATLAB
18 32 (15.24%) MySQL
19 28 (13.33%) Red Hat
19 28 (13.33%) Physics
20 26 (12.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 25 (11.90%) Analytics
22 24 (11.43%) Hadoop
22 24 (11.43%) HTTP

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (20.00%) Apache
2 33 (15.71%) nginx
3 12 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.86%) Confluence
4 6 (2.86%) Node.js
5 5 (2.38%) CMS
6 2 (0.95%) Drupal
6 2 (0.95%) WordPress
6 2 (0.95%) IIS
6 2 (0.95%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.48%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (2.38%) MS Office
1 5 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.38%) AutoCAD
1 5 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.43%) HTTP
2 5 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.38%) ZigBee
2 5 (2.38%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.38%) GPRS
2 5 (2.38%) GSM
2 5 (2.38%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.38%) 3G
3 2 (0.95%) Firewall
3 2 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (0.95%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.48%) Network Security
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.71%) Big Data
2 32 (15.24%) MySQL
3 24 (11.43%) Hadoop
4 23 (10.95%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (6.67%) Apache Hive
5 14 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.48%) HBase
8 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 51 (24.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.10%) Subversion
2 17 (8.10%) JIRA
3 14 (6.67%) JUnit
3 14 (6.67%) PyUnit
4 11 (5.24%) Ant
4 11 (5.24%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.29%) Gerrit
5 9 (4.29%) Eclipse
5 9 (4.29%) InstallShield
5 9 (4.29%) Maven
6 5 (2.38%) CMake
7 4 (1.90%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.43%) GDB
8 3 (1.43%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.95%) GCC
10 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 17 (8.10%) Games
2 12 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.86%) Finance
3 6 (2.86%) Retail
4 5 (2.38%) Electronics
5 3 (1.43%) Marketing
6 2 (0.95%) Publishing
6 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.95%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 69 (32.86%) Developer
2 42 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 40 (19.05%) Administrator
4 23 (10.95%) Software Engineer
5 22 (10.48%) Software Developer
6 19 (9.05%) Analyst
7 16 (7.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 16 (7.62%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (7.14%) Graduate
9 14 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 12 (5.71%) Development Engineer
10 12 (5.71%) Senior Development Engineer
10 12 (5.71%) Junior
10 12 (5.71%) Java Developer
11 11 (5.24%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 11 (5.24%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
12 10 (4.76%) Python Developer
13 9 (4.29%) Computer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.43%) CSS
2 22 (10.48%) HTML
2 22 (10.48%) .NET
3 14 (6.67%) JDBC
4 12 (5.71%) AngularJS
5 11 (5.24%) XML
5 11 (5.24%) HTML5
5 11 (5.24%) CSS3
6 10 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (4.29%) LAMP
8 8 (3.81%) jQuery
9 6 (2.86%) Dojo
9 6 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (2.38%) OpenCL
10 5 (2.38%) NumPy
10 5 (2.38%) Spring
10 5 (2.38%) Ajax
10 5 (2.38%) OpenGL
10 5 (2.38%) Web Services
11 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 50 (23.81%) Mathematics
3 28 (13.33%) Physics
4 14 (6.67%) Statistics
5 12 (5.71%) Open Source
6 5 (2.38%) CUDA
6 5 (2.38%) Social Media
6 5 (2.38%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.38%) Telematics
6 5 (2.38%) Robotics
6 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.38%) Equities
6 5 (2.38%) Derivative
6 5 (2.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (1.90%) Blog
8 3 (1.43%) Firmware
8 3 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.95%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 122 (58.10%) Linux
2 41 (19.52%) Windows
3 33 (15.71%) Debian
4 26 (12.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (5.24%) UNIX
6 5 (2.38%) Fedora
7 4 (1.90%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.48%) SELinux
10 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.48%) CentOS
10 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.29%) Software Engineering
2 45 (21.43%) OO
3 42 (20.00%) TDD
4 36 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (11.90%) Analytics
6 23 (10.95%) Machine Learning
7 22 (10.48%) DevOps
8 15 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
9 13 (6.19%) Signal Processing
9 13 (6.19%) Cyber Security
9 13 (6.19%) Static Code Analysis
9 13 (6.19%) Configuration Management
10 12 (5.71%) OOP
10 12 (5.71%) Data Analysis
11 9 (4.29%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.29%) Data Analytics
11 9 (4.29%) Image Processing
11 9 (4.29%) Video Processing
12 8 (3.81%) Bayesian Methods
Programming Languages
1 95 (45.24%) Java
2 86 (40.95%) Perl
3 66 (31.43%) C++
4 58 (27.62%) Ruby
5 54 (25.71%) C#
6 48 (22.86%) C
7 34 (16.19%) JavaScript
8 32 (15.24%) MATLAB
9 23 (10.95%) Scala
10 19 (9.05%) PHP
10 19 (9.05%) SQL
11 18 (8.57%) Bash Shell
12 15 (7.14%) Shell Script
13 13 (6.19%) R
14 10 (4.76%) F#
15 7 (3.33%) Embedded C
16 3 (1.43%) Lua
17 2 (0.95%) Embedded C++
17 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
18 1 (0.48%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 60 (28.57%) Degree
2 21 (10.00%) PhD
3 10 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 10 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.95%) MCP
5 2 (0.95%) MCPD
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (18.10%) QA
2 3 (1.43%) JTAG
3 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (8.10%) XenServer
2 16 (7.62%) Xen
3 7 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.90%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.95%) KVM
5 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.48%) Postfix
6 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (6.19%) Puppet
2 8 (3.81%) Vagrant
3 6 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.95%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.48%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 28 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 23 (10.95%) Citrix
3 13 (6.19%) Coverity
4 12 (5.71%) Wind River
5 10 (4.76%) Perforce
6 8 (3.81%) VMware
7 5 (2.38%) EMC
8 4 (1.90%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.43%) Percona
9 3 (1.43%) Twitter
9 3 (1.43%) New Relic
10 2 (0.95%) Akamai
10 2 (0.95%) Epicor
11 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.48%) Adobe
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle
11 1 (0.48%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Manything Systems Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + equity share + more
Posted: 20 days ago
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago