The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 36 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Python 43 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.53% 3.41% 5.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.86% 6.48% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 40
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,750 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Python
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
396 355 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 60.18% 52.59% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 383 319 394
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Python
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Python Salary Trend in Southampton

Python
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Southampton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Python.

1 46 (69.70%) Linux
2 39 (59.09%) Java
3 27 (40.91%) PHP
4 24 (36.36%) Perl
5 23 (34.85%) C++
5 23 (34.85%) Unix
6 22 (33.33%) Ruby
7 21 (31.82%) Software Engineering
8 20 (30.30%) C
9 19 (28.79%) Bash Shell
10 17 (25.76%) Puppet
10 17 (25.76%) DevOps
10 17 (25.76%) Windows
10 17 (25.76%) Web Development
11 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 16 (24.24%) CSS
11 16 (24.24%) CentOS
12 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (22.73%) Configuration Management
12 15 (22.73%) HTML
12 15 (22.73%) FreeBSD
12 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
12 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (21.21%) Fedora
13 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (21.21%) Red Hat
14 13 (19.70%) HTTP
14 13 (19.70%) Jenkins
14 13 (19.70%) Amazon AWS

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) nginx
2 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 13 (19.70%) HTTP
3 5 (7.58%) Network Security
4 4 (6.06%) Internet
5 3 (4.55%) BGP
5 3 (4.55%) DNS
5 3 (4.55%) Firewall
6 2 (3.03%) DHCP
6 2 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.03%) IPsec
6 2 (3.03%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.03%) NAS
6 2 (3.03%) SAN
6 2 (3.03%) SMS
6 2 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.52%) LDAP
7 1 (1.52%) SNA
7 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.58%) Big Data
2 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.03%) Aerospike
4 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Jenkins
2 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.09%) JIRA
4 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.58%) VersionOne
5 4 (6.06%) Mercurial
5 4 (6.06%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Games
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Software Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Python Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) C Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Java Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Python Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Administrator
8 5 (7.58%) Development Manager
9 4 (6.06%) QA Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior QA Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.55%) Firmware Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) CSS
2 15 (22.73%) HTML
3 12 (18.18%) Web Services
4 5 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.06%) jQuery
5 4 (6.06%) XML
6 2 (3.03%) Angular 2
6 2 (3.03%) Django
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE
6 2 (3.03%) JSON
6 2 (3.03%) Node.js
6 2 (3.03%) REST
6 2 (3.03%) SOAP
7 1 (1.52%) .NET
7 1 (1.52%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.52%) libvirt
7 1 (1.52%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.03%) Physics
3 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (69.70%) Linux
2 23 (34.85%) Unix
3 17 (25.76%) Windows
4 16 (24.24%) CentOS
5 15 (22.73%) FreeBSD
5 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (21.21%) Fedora
7 9 (13.64%) Android
8 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
9 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
10 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (3.03%) Debian
11 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 17 (25.76%) DevOps
2 17 (25.76%) Web Development
3 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.18%) Scrum
6 9 (13.64%) Information Security
6 9 (13.64%) TDD
7 8 (12.12%) Open Source
8 7 (10.61%) Android Development
8 7 (10.61%) iOS Development
8 7 (10.61%) Kanban
8 7 (10.61%) Mobile Development
9 5 (7.58%) High Availability
9 5 (7.58%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (4.55%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.55%) SOA
11 2 (3.03%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) Java
2 27 (40.91%) PHP
3 24 (36.36%) Perl
4 23 (34.85%) C++
5 22 (33.33%) Ruby
6 20 (30.30%) C
7 19 (28.79%) Bash Shell
8 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
9 7 (10.61%) Go
10 3 (4.55%) MATLAB
10 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.55%) SQL
11 2 (3.03%) C#
11 2 (3.03%) R
12 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.55%) CCNP
4 2 (3.03%) CCIE
4 2 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Firmware
2 2 (3.03%) NFS
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.52%) Corosync
3 1 (1.52%) HDFS
3 1 (1.52%) iptables
3 1 (1.52%) KVM
3 1 (1.52%) QEMU
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) Puppet
2 13 (19.70%) Ansible
3 3 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.55%) Kibana
3 3 (4.55%) logstash
4 2 (3.03%) Munin
5 1 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.52%) Oozie
5 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.52%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.52%) Salt
5 1 (1.52%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Red Hat
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco
3 4 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
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