The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 41 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 84 77 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.31% 4.37% 3.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.18% 7.89% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 81 75 42
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
915 976 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 57.87% 55.39% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 822 860 750
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
South East

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +8 58 £37,000 -26.00% 5
Banbury +1 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Bicester - 6 £45,000 -
Abingdon -15 3 £47,500 +86.27% 1
Henley-on-Thames -5 1 £45,000 +57.89%
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 135 (57.45%) Linux
2 112 (47.66%) Java
3 89 (37.87%) Perl
4 75 (31.91%) C++
5 64 (27.23%) C#
5 64 (27.23%) Ruby
5 64 (27.23%) Computer Science
6 61 (25.96%) Software Engineering
7 60 (25.53%) Degree
7 60 (25.53%) OO
8 55 (23.40%) C
9 53 (22.55%) Windows
10 52 (22.13%) Git (software)
11 48 (20.43%) TDD
12 47 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 44 (18.72%) Mathematics
14 40 (17.02%) JavaScript
14 40 (17.02%) Apache
15 37 (15.74%) QA
16 35 (14.89%) MySQL
17 33 (14.04%) .NET
17 33 (14.04%) CSS
17 33 (14.04%) Debian
17 33 (14.04%) Big Data
18 32 (13.62%) HTML
19 31 (13.19%) nginx
20 30 (12.77%) SQL
21 29 (12.34%) PHP
21 29 (12.34%) MATLAB
22 26 (11.06%) Red Hat

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (17.02%) Apache
2 31 (13.19%) nginx
3 12 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.83%) Node.js
5 8 (3.40%) CMS
6 6 (2.55%) Confluence
7 5 (2.13%) Drupal
7 5 (2.13%) WordPress
7 5 (2.13%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.85%) IIS
8 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.43%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.43%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.13%) MS Office
1 5 (2.13%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Magento
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.64%) HTTP
2 5 (2.13%) ZigBee
2 5 (2.13%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.13%) GPRS
2 5 (2.13%) GSM
2 5 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.13%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.13%) 3G
3 3 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.28%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.85%) Firewall
5 1 (0.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.89%) MySQL
2 33 (14.04%) Big Data
3 26 (11.06%) Hadoop
4 21 (8.94%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (6.38%) Apache Hive
6 12 (5.11%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.68%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.28%) Sqoop
9 2 (0.85%) HBase
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 52 (22.13%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.09%) Subversion
3 15 (6.38%) JIRA
4 12 (5.11%) PyUnit
4 12 (5.11%) Eclipse
4 12 (5.11%) JUnit
5 11 (4.68%) Ant
5 11 (4.68%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.83%) Maven
6 9 (3.83%) InstallShield
6 9 (3.83%) Gerrit
7 5 (2.13%) JSUnit
7 5 (2.13%) GCC
7 5 (2.13%) CMake
7 5 (2.13%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.70%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.28%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.43%) GDB
General
1 19 (8.09%) Telecoms
2 18 (7.66%) Games
3 11 (4.68%) Retail
4 6 (2.55%) Marketing
5 5 (2.13%) Back Office
5 5 (2.13%) Electronics
5 5 (2.13%) Finance
6 2 (0.85%) Publishing
6 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 93 (39.57%) Developer
2 39 (16.60%) Systems Administrator
3 37 (15.74%) Administrator
4 31 (13.19%) Software Engineer
4 31 (13.19%) Software Developer
5 22 (9.36%) Analyst
6 16 (6.81%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (6.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (6.81%) Graduate
7 14 (5.96%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 14 (5.96%) Junior
7 14 (5.96%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (5.11%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.68%) Graduate Developer
9 11 (4.68%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 11 (4.68%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (4.26%) Development Engineer
10 10 (4.26%) Senior Development Engineer
10 10 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.04%) .NET
1 33 (14.04%) CSS
2 32 (13.62%) HTML
3 14 (5.96%) Ajax
3 14 (5.96%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (5.96%) XML
4 13 (5.53%) HTML5
4 13 (5.53%) CSS3
5 12 (5.11%) JDBC
6 11 (4.68%) jQuery
7 10 (4.26%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.83%) Web Services
9 8 (3.40%) ASP.NET
10 7 (2.98%) XSLT
10 7 (2.98%) LAMP
10 7 (2.98%) Backbone.js
11 6 (2.55%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (2.55%) REST
11 6 (2.55%) Dojo
12 5 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 64 (27.23%) Computer Science
2 44 (18.72%) Mathematics
3 25 (10.64%) Physics
4 14 (5.96%) Open Source
5 10 (4.26%) Statistics
6 5 (2.13%) Derivative
6 5 (2.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 5 (2.13%) Robotics
6 5 (2.13%) Telematics
6 5 (2.13%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.13%) Equities
6 5 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.13%) Social Media
6 5 (2.13%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.13%) CUDA
7 3 (1.28%) SCADA
8 2 (0.85%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.85%) Speech Recognition
9 1 (0.43%) IPTV
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 135 (57.45%) Linux
2 53 (22.55%) Windows
3 33 (14.04%) Debian
4 23 (9.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.26%) UNIX
6 5 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (2.13%) Fedora
7 3 (1.28%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.28%) Solaris
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.85%) CentOS
9 1 (0.43%) Android
9 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.43%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.96%) Software Engineering
2 60 (25.53%) OO
3 48 (20.43%) TDD
4 47 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (9.79%) Reverse Engineering
5 23 (9.79%) Machine Learning
6 22 (9.36%) Analytics
7 21 (8.94%) Cyber Security
8 20 (8.51%) Static Code Analysis
8 20 (8.51%) DevOps
9 14 (5.96%) OOP
9 14 (5.96%) Configuration Management
10 12 (5.11%) Data Analysis
11 11 (4.68%) Kanban
11 11 (4.68%) Signal Processing
12 9 (3.83%) Image Processing
12 9 (3.83%) Video Processing
13 8 (3.40%) Data Analytics
13 8 (3.40%) Content Management
14 6 (2.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 112 (47.66%) Java
2 89 (37.87%) Perl
3 75 (31.91%) C++
4 64 (27.23%) C#
4 64 (27.23%) Ruby
5 55 (23.40%) C
6 40 (17.02%) JavaScript
7 30 (12.77%) SQL
8 29 (12.34%) PHP
8 29 (12.34%) MATLAB
9 21 (8.94%) Scala
10 16 (6.81%) Bash Shell
11 12 (5.11%) Shell Script
12 11 (4.68%) F#
13 9 (3.83%) R
14 5 (2.13%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.70%) Fortran
15 4 (1.70%) Lua
16 3 (1.28%) VB
16 3 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (25.53%) Degree
2 19 (8.09%) PhD
3 16 (6.81%) DV Cleared
3 16 (6.81%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.28%) MCPD
5 3 (1.28%) MCP
5 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (15.74%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) JTAG
System Software
1 17 (7.23%) XenServer
2 16 (6.81%) Xen
3 7 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.28%) KVM
5 2 (0.85%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) Postfix
6 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 14 (5.96%) Puppet
2 7 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.13%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.85%) Nagios
4 2 (0.85%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.43%) Cacti
5 1 (0.43%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.43%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 26 (11.06%) Red Hat
2 23 (9.79%) Citrix
3 20 (8.51%) Coverity
4 17 (7.23%) Wind River
5 12 (5.11%) Perforce
6 8 (3.40%) VMware
7 5 (2.13%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.13%) EMC
8 4 (1.70%) Percona
9 3 (1.28%) Epicor
9 3 (1.28%) New Relic
10 2 (0.85%) Akamai
11 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.43%) Adobe
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle
11 1 (0.43%) SAP
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Health care + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £60000 per annum - share options
Posted: 6 days ago
London / Oxford
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago