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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 37 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Python 150 82 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.03% 4.47% 6.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.63% 7.95% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 121 77 94
Average salary £45,000 £40,995 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.77% -0.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1290 1032 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 69.06% 56.30% 60.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 953 872
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 80 £50,000 - 8
Banbury -2 13 £38,750 -
Henley-on-Thames - 12 £45,000 -
Abingdon -10 4 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Python
South East

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 121 (48.21%) Linux
2 106 (42.23%) Java
3 91 (36.25%) Perl
4 87 (34.66%) C++
5 79 (31.47%) Computer Science
6 67 (26.69%) Degree
7 66 (26.29%) Software Engineering
8 63 (25.10%) OO
9 60 (23.90%) SQL
10 58 (23.11%) Ruby
11 57 (22.71%) C#
12 53 (21.12%) Windows
13 47 (18.73%) Big Data
14 40 (15.94%) Hadoop
15 37 (14.74%) .NET
16 36 (14.34%) C
17 34 (13.55%) JavaScript
17 34 (13.55%) MySQL
17 34 (13.55%) CSS
17 34 (13.55%) Mathematics
18 33 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
18 33 (13.15%) HTML
19 30 (11.95%) Git (software)
19 30 (11.95%) Apache Hive
20 29 (11.55%) MATLAB
21 28 (11.16%) TDD
22 27 (10.76%) PHP
22 27 (10.76%) UNIX
23 26 (10.36%) Open Source
24 25 (9.96%) Reverse Engineering

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (9.56%) Apache
1 24 (9.56%) nginx
2 12 (4.78%) Apache Pig
3 9 (3.59%) Node.js
4 8 (3.19%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.79%) Apache Solr
5 7 (2.79%) Drupal
6 5 (1.99%) CMS
6 5 (1.99%) WordPress
7 3 (1.20%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.40%) Tornado
8 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (1.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.99%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.76%) HTTP
2 8 (3.19%) Wireshark
3 7 (2.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.73%) Big Data
2 40 (15.94%) Hadoop
3 34 (13.55%) MySQL
4 30 (11.95%) Apache Hive
5 21 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (6.77%) NoSQL
7 16 (6.37%) Relational Database
8 15 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.98%) Data Mining
10 8 (3.19%) Sqoop
11 5 (1.99%) SQL Server
12 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.40%) HBase
14 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (11.95%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.18%) GCC
3 11 (4.38%) LabVIEW
4 10 (3.98%) Subversion
4 10 (3.98%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.59%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.59%) Ant
6 8 (3.19%) JIRA
6 8 (3.19%) Maven
6 8 (3.19%) InstallShield
6 8 (3.19%) Gerrit
7 7 (2.79%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.39%) JUnit
8 6 (2.39%) PyUnit
9 4 (1.59%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.59%) JSUnit
10 3 (1.20%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.40%) Selenium
11 1 (0.40%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (7.17%) Games
2 15 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.38%) Retail
4 7 (2.79%) Finance
4 7 (2.79%) Marketing
5 6 (2.39%) Back Office
6 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 106 (42.23%) Developer
2 32 (12.75%) Analyst
3 31 (12.35%) Software Engineer
4 30 (11.95%) Software Developer
5 24 (9.56%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (9.56%) Administrator
6 22 (8.76%) Junior
7 17 (6.77%) Programmer
7 17 (6.77%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (5.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.58%) Senior Developer
9 14 (5.58%) Graduate
10 13 (5.18%) Build Engineer
11 12 (4.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 12 (4.78%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (4.78%) Lead Developer
11 12 (4.78%) Security Analyst
11 12 (4.78%) Java Developer
11 12 (4.78%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.74%) .NET
2 34 (13.55%) CSS
3 33 (13.15%) HTML
4 19 (7.57%) Ajax
5 16 (6.37%) jQuery
5 16 (6.37%) Ruby on Rails
5 16 (6.37%) ASP.NET
6 14 (5.58%) CSS3
7 13 (5.18%) HTML5
8 12 (4.78%) XML
9 11 (4.38%) Web Services
10 10 (3.98%) Backbone.js
11 8 (3.19%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (2.79%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.79%) REST
12 7 (2.79%) SOAP
12 7 (2.79%) Spring
13 6 (2.39%) Hibernate
13 6 (2.39%) STL
13 6 (2.39%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (31.47%) Computer Science
2 34 (13.55%) Mathematics
3 26 (10.36%) Open Source
4 20 (7.97%) Machine Learning
5 18 (7.17%) Physics
6 15 (5.98%) Statistics
7 8 (3.19%) SCADA
8 6 (2.39%) Life Science
8 6 (2.39%) Equities
8 6 (2.39%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.39%) Social Media
9 5 (1.99%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.99%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.99%) Derivative
9 5 (1.99%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (0.80%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.80%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 121 (48.21%) Linux
2 53 (21.12%) Windows
3 27 (10.76%) UNIX
4 23 (9.16%) Debian
5 17 (6.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (4.78%) Solaris
7 6 (2.39%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.40%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.40%) Android
9 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (26.29%) Software Engineering
2 63 (25.10%) OO
3 33 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (11.16%) TDD
5 25 (9.96%) Reverse Engineering
6 24 (9.56%) Analytics
7 17 (6.77%) Static Code Analysis
7 17 (6.77%) Cyber Security
8 16 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (5.18%) Investment Management
10 12 (4.78%) Kanban
11 11 (4.38%) B2C
11 11 (4.38%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.38%) Data Analysis
12 9 (3.59%) Signal Processing
12 9 (3.59%) Image Processing
12 9 (3.59%) Video Processing
12 9 (3.59%) OOD
12 9 (3.59%) CRM
13 8 (3.19%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (42.23%) Java
2 91 (36.25%) Perl
3 87 (34.66%) C++
4 60 (23.90%) SQL
5 58 (23.11%) Ruby
6 57 (22.71%) C#
7 36 (14.34%) C
8 34 (13.55%) JavaScript
9 29 (11.55%) MATLAB
10 27 (10.76%) PHP
11 15 (5.98%) VB
12 13 (5.18%) Shell Script
13 12 (4.78%) Fortran
13 12 (4.78%) Bash Shell
14 9 (3.59%) R
14 9 (3.59%) Scala
15 5 (1.99%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.99%) F#
16 4 (1.59%) Lua
17 2 (0.80%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 67 (26.69%) Degree
2 19 (7.57%) DV Cleared
2 19 (7.57%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.18%) PhD
4 12 (4.78%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.79%) MCP
6 3 (1.20%) MCPD
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.96%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (6.77%) XenServer
2 15 (5.98%) Xen
3 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.80%) KVM
4 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (5.58%) Puppet
2 2 (0.80%) Nagios
2 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.40%) Cacti
3 1 (0.40%) OpenNMS
3 1 (0.40%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.40%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (8.37%) Red Hat
2 20 (7.97%) Citrix
3 18 (7.17%) Perforce
4 17 (6.77%) Coverity
5 16 (6.37%) Microsoft
6 13 (5.18%) Wind River
7 8 (3.19%) Percona
8 3 (1.20%) Tableau
8 3 (1.20%) Epicor
8 3 (1.20%) VMware
9 2 (0.80%) Huawei
10 1 (0.40%) New Relic
10 1 (0.40%) Adobe
10 1 (0.40%) Apple
10 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.40%) Orchard
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Private Medical Insurance, Dent
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago