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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 47 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 69 91 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.54% 5.48% 5.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.85% 9.42% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 88 83
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,875 £26,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £67,000
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
780 966 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 51.28% 58.16% 57.60%
Number of salaries quoted 676 883 888
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 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 22 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
(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
Abingdon -17 2 £40,750 +77.17%
Bicester - 2 £52,500 -
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 106 (56.08%) Linux
2 87 (46.03%) Java
2 87 (46.03%) Perl
3 62 (32.80%) C++
4 57 (30.16%) Degree
5 51 (26.98%) Ruby
6 49 (25.93%) Computer Science
6 49 (25.93%) C#
7 48 (25.40%) C
7 48 (25.40%) Mathematics
7 48 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (24.34%) Software Engineering
8 46 (24.34%) Git (software)
9 41 (21.69%) Apache
10 38 (20.11%) TDD
11 37 (19.58%) OO
12 35 (18.52%) Windows
13 34 (17.99%) Debian
14 33 (17.46%) QA
15 31 (16.40%) nginx
16 29 (15.34%) JavaScript
17 28 (14.81%) Big Data
18 27 (14.29%) MySQL
18 27 (14.29%) MATLAB
18 27 (14.29%) Physics
19 26 (13.76%) Red Hat
20 25 (13.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 25 (13.23%) Analytics
21 23 (12.17%) Scala
21 23 (12.17%) PhD

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 41 (21.69%) Apache
2 31 (16.40%) nginx
3 14 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.17%) Confluence
5 4 (2.12%) Node.js
6 3 (1.59%) CMS
7 2 (1.06%) SAS
7 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.06%) IIS
7 2 (1.06%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (2.65%) AutoCAD
1 5 (2.65%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.65%) MS Office
1 5 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.11%) HTTP
2 5 (2.65%) 3G
2 5 (2.65%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.65%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.65%) GPRS
2 5 (2.65%) GSM
2 5 (2.65%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.65%) ZigBee
3 2 (1.06%) VoIP
3 2 (1.06%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) Internet
4 1 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.81%) Big Data
2 27 (14.29%) MySQL
3 20 (10.58%) Hadoop
4 19 (10.05%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (6.35%) Apache Hive
6 10 (5.29%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.12%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.06%) QlikView
8 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.53%) HBase
9 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 46 (24.34%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.99%) Subversion
3 14 (7.41%) JIRA
4 12 (6.35%) PyUnit
4 12 (6.35%) JUnit
5 8 (4.23%) Ant
5 8 (4.23%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.70%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.17%) Gerrit
7 6 (3.17%) Maven
7 6 (3.17%) InstallShield
8 5 (2.65%) CMake
9 4 (2.12%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.59%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.59%) GDB
11 2 (1.06%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.06%) Selenium
11 2 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (1.06%) Selenium IDE
12 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (5.82%) Games
2 9 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.23%) Finance
4 5 (2.65%) Electronics
5 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.06%) Advertising
5 2 (1.06%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.53%) Automotive
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (29.10%) Developer
2 42 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 40 (21.16%) Administrator
4 21 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 18 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 17 (8.99%) Linux Administrator
6 17 (8.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 15 (7.94%) Analyst
8 14 (7.41%) Graduate
9 13 (6.88%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (6.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 12 (6.35%) Java Developer
11 11 (5.82%) Junior
12 10 (5.29%) Development Engineer
12 10 (5.29%) Senior Development Engineer
12 10 (5.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 10 (5.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
13 8 (4.23%) Python Developer
13 8 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
14 7 (3.70%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.05%) CSS
2 16 (8.47%) HTML
3 15 (7.94%) .NET
4 12 (6.35%) JDBC
5 11 (5.82%) LAMP
6 10 (5.29%) AngularJS
7 9 (4.76%) CSS3
7 9 (4.76%) XML
7 9 (4.76%) HTML5
8 8 (4.23%) jQuery
9 6 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (3.17%) Dojo
9 6 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (2.65%) OpenCL
10 5 (2.65%) OpenGL
10 5 (2.65%) Spring
10 5 (2.65%) NumPy
11 4 (2.12%) Pandas
11 4 (2.12%) MCollective
11 4 (2.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 48 (25.40%) Mathematics
3 27 (14.29%) Physics
4 17 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.82%) Open Source
6 10 (5.29%) Statistics
7 5 (2.65%) Equities
7 5 (2.65%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.65%) Robotics
7 5 (2.65%) Derivative
7 5 (2.65%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (2.65%) CUDA
7 5 (2.65%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.65%) Telematics
8 4 (2.12%) Blog
9 3 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.59%) Firmware
9 3 (1.59%) Social Media
10 2 (1.06%) Biotechnology
10 2 (1.06%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 106 (56.08%) Linux
2 35 (18.52%) Windows
3 34 (17.99%) Debian
4 25 (13.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (7.94%) UNIX
6 9 (4.76%) Fedora
7 6 (3.17%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.12%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) SELinux
10 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (24.34%) Software Engineering
3 38 (20.11%) TDD
4 37 (19.58%) OO
5 25 (13.23%) Analytics
6 22 (11.64%) DevOps
7 16 (8.47%) Machine Learning
8 14 (7.41%) Data Analysis
9 12 (6.35%) Signal Processing
9 12 (6.35%) Coaching
10 11 (5.82%) OOP
10 11 (5.82%) Configuration Management
11 10 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (5.29%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.76%) Static Code Analysis
12 9 (4.76%) Cyber Security
12 9 (4.76%) Reverse Engineering
13 7 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.70%) Scrum
13 7 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 87 (46.03%) Java
1 87 (46.03%) Perl
2 62 (32.80%) C++
3 51 (26.98%) Ruby
4 49 (25.93%) C#
5 48 (25.40%) C
6 29 (15.34%) JavaScript
7 27 (14.29%) MATLAB
8 23 (12.17%) Scala
9 19 (10.05%) SQL
10 18 (9.52%) Shell Script
11 17 (8.99%) Bash Shell
12 15 (7.94%) PHP
13 12 (6.35%) R
14 10 (5.29%) F#
15 7 (3.70%) Embedded C
16 2 (1.06%) Embedded C++
17 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.53%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 57 (30.16%) Degree
2 23 (12.17%) PhD
3 6 (3.17%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.46%) QA
2 3 (1.59%) JTAG
3 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (7.94%) Xen
1 15 (7.94%) XenServer
2 8 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.12%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.06%) KVM
5 1 (0.53%) Postfix
5 1 (0.53%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (6.35%) Puppet
2 8 (4.23%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.06%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (13.76%) Red Hat
2 20 (10.58%) Citrix
3 9 (4.76%) VMware
3 9 (4.76%) Wind River
3 9 (4.76%) Coverity
4 7 (3.70%) Perforce
5 5 (2.65%) EMC
6 3 (1.59%) Twitter
6 3 (1.59%) New Relic
7 2 (1.06%) Akamai
7 2 (1.06%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle
7 2 (1.06%) Tableau
7 2 (1.06%) Percona
8 1 (0.53%) SAP
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Equity Bonus, Home Work
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum upto 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago