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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 53 40 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Permanent jobs citing Python 26 44 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.59% 6.10% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 11.99% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 21
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
455 367 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 62.85% 50.90% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 440 317 410
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 July 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Southampton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 44 (58.67%) Java
2 41 (54.67%) Linux
3 36 (48.00%) Software Engineering
4 31 (41.33%) PHP
5 25 (33.33%) C++
6 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 20 (26.67%) Unix
7 20 (26.67%) Big Data
8 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (22.67%) Perl
9 17 (22.67%) CSS
9 17 (22.67%) C
9 17 (22.67%) Web Development
10 15 (20.00%) Ruby
10 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 15 (20.00%) HTML
10 15 (20.00%) TDD
11 13 (17.33%) SQL
12 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
13 11 (14.67%) Windows
14 10 (13.33%) Mathematics
14 10 (13.33%) jQuery
14 10 (13.33%) Open Source
15 9 (12.00%) MySQL
16 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
16 8 (10.67%) C#
16 8 (10.67%) XML
16 8 (10.67%) OOP
16 8 (10.67%) .NET
16 8 (10.67%) LAMP

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 (5.33%) nginx
2 2 (2.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (8.00%) Internet
2 6 (8.00%) Network Security
3 4 (5.33%) HTTP
4 3 (4.00%) BGP
4 3 (4.00%) DNS
4 3 (4.00%) Firewall
5 2 (2.67%) DHCP
5 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.67%) IPsec
5 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.67%) NAS
5 2 (2.67%) SAN
5 2 (2.67%) SMS
5 2 (2.67%) VPN
6 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.33%) LDAP
6 1 (1.33%) SNA
6 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) Big Data
2 9 (12.00%) MySQL
3 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.00%) OLAP
6 3 (4.00%) OLTP
7 2 (2.67%) Aerospike
7 2 (2.67%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.33%) Power BI
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) Mercurial
3 4 (5.33%) Robot Framework
3 4 (5.33%) Subversion
4 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (1.33%) Games
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Developer
2 26 (34.67%) Software Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Python Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Python Software Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 9 (12.00%) PHP Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Java Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) C Software Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Django Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Linux Developer
9 5 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Python Web Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.67%) CSS
2 15 (20.00%) HTML
3 10 (13.33%) jQuery
4 8 (10.67%) .NET
4 8 (10.67%) LAMP
4 8 (10.67%) XML
5 7 (9.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.67%) Django
6 5 (6.67%) Node.js
6 5 (6.67%) SOAP
7 4 (5.33%) Web Services
8 3 (4.00%) JSON
8 3 (4.00%) REST
9 1 (1.33%) Dapper ORM
9 1 (1.33%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.33%) libvirt
9 1 (1.33%) LINQ
9 1 (1.33%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (1.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Physics
3 6 (8.00%) Statistics
4 5 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.00%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.00%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.67%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.67%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Linux
2 20 (26.67%) Unix
3 11 (14.67%) Windows
4 7 (9.33%) CentOS
5 6 (8.00%) FreeBSD
5 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.67%) Android
6 5 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.67%) Fedora
6 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.67%) Debian
8 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.67%) Web Development
4 15 (20.00%) TDD
5 10 (13.33%) Open Source
6 8 (10.67%) OOP
7 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.00%) Information Security
7 6 (8.00%) Machine Learning
7 6 (8.00%) Scrum
8 5 (6.67%) Android Development
8 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.67%) Data Munging
8 5 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (6.67%) High Availability
8 5 (6.67%) iOS Development
8 5 (6.67%) Linear Algebra
8 5 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (58.67%) Java
2 31 (41.33%) PHP
3 25 (33.33%) C++
4 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.67%) C
5 17 (22.67%) Perl
6 15 (20.00%) Ruby
7 13 (17.33%) SQL
8 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (10.67%) C#
9 8 (10.67%) PHP 5
9 8 (10.67%) R
10 3 (4.00%) MATLAB
10 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.67%) Go
11 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.33%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) CCNP
5 2 (2.67%) CCIE
5 2 (2.67%) CCNA
5 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Firmware
2 2 (2.67%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.67%) HDFS
2 2 (2.67%) NFS
3 1 (1.33%) Corosync
3 1 (1.33%) iptables
3 1 (1.33%) KVM
3 1 (1.33%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.33%) Ansible
3 3 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.00%) Kibana
3 3 (4.00%) logstash
4 2 (2.67%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (2.67%) Munin
4 2 (2.67%) Oozie
5 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.33%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.33%) Salt
5 1 (1.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 3 (4.00%) VMware
5 2 (2.67%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
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