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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 58 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 30 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.13% 4.45% 4.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.96% 8.52% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 34
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 £30,000 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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
431 364 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 59.28% 52.30% 48.82%
Number of salaries quoted 416 320 386
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 August 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Southampton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 40 (62.50%) Java
2 39 (60.94%) Linux
3 27 (42.19%) Software Engineering
4 26 (40.63%) PHP
5 23 (35.94%) C++
6 20 (31.25%) Unix
7 18 (28.13%) Perl
8 17 (26.56%) C
9 16 (25.00%) Ruby
10 15 (23.44%) Bash Shell
10 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
11 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (20.31%) Windows
12 13 (20.31%) CSS
12 13 (20.31%) Web Development
13 12 (18.75%) Puppet
13 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
14 11 (17.19%) CentOS
14 11 (17.19%) Big Data
14 11 (17.19%) HTML
15 10 (15.63%) FreeBSD
15 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management
15 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
15 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (14.06%) Fedora
16 9 (14.06%) TDD
16 9 (14.06%) Red Hat
17 8 (12.50%) HTTP

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 (6.25%) nginx
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.50%) HTTP
3 6 (9.38%) Internet
4 5 (7.81%) Network Security
5 3 (4.69%) BGP
5 3 (4.69%) DNS
5 3 (4.69%) Firewall
6 2 (3.13%) DHCP
6 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.13%) IPsec
6 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.13%) NAS
6 2 (3.13%) SAN
6 2 (3.13%) SMS
6 2 (3.13%) VPN
7 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.56%) LDAP
7 1 (1.56%) SNA
7 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) Big Data
2 6 (9.38%) MySQL
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.69%) Data Mining
5 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.69%) OLAP
5 3 (4.69%) OLTP
6 2 (3.13%) Aerospike
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.56%) Power BI
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 4 (6.25%) Robot Framework
3 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.69%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) VersionOne
General
1 4 (6.25%) Electronics
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Software Engineer
2 20 (31.25%) Developer
3 10 (15.63%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Python Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) C Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Java Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Administrator
5 6 (9.38%) Python Developer
6 5 (7.81%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.69%) Graduate
8 3 (4.69%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) CSS
2 11 (17.19%) HTML
3 8 (12.50%) Web Services
4 5 (7.81%) jQuery
4 5 (7.81%) LAMP
4 5 (7.81%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (6.25%) .NET
6 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.69%) JSON
6 3 (4.69%) Node.js
6 3 (4.69%) REST
6 3 (4.69%) XML
7 2 (3.13%) Django
7 2 (3.13%) SOAP
8 1 (1.56%) EJB
8 1 (1.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.56%) LINQ
8 1 (1.56%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (1.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.25%) Physics
4 3 (4.69%) Device Driver
4 3 (4.69%) Internet of Things
4 3 (4.69%) Statistics
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.94%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) Unix
3 13 (20.31%) Windows
4 11 (17.19%) CentOS
5 10 (15.63%) FreeBSD
5 10 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.06%) Fedora
7 6 (9.38%) Android
7 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
9 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (3.13%) Debian
10 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Software Engineering
2 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.31%) Web Development
4 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 9 (14.06%) TDD
6 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.50%) DevOps
6 8 (12.50%) Open Source
7 6 (9.38%) Android Development
7 6 (9.38%) iOS Development
7 6 (9.38%) Mobile Development
7 6 (9.38%) Scrum
8 5 (7.81%) High Availability
8 5 (7.81%) Information Security
8 5 (7.81%) OOP
9 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) AOP
10 3 (4.69%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (4.69%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 40 (62.50%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) PHP
3 23 (35.94%) C++
4 18 (28.13%) Perl
5 17 (26.56%) C
6 16 (25.00%) Ruby
7 15 (23.44%) Bash Shell
7 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
8 8 (12.50%) SQL
9 5 (7.81%) C#
9 5 (7.81%) PHP 5
9 5 (7.81%) R
10 3 (4.69%) Go
10 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
10 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.56%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) CCNP
3 2 (3.13%) CCIE
3 2 (3.13%) CCNA
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Firmware
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Flume
2 2 (3.13%) HDFS
2 2 (3.13%) NFS
3 1 (1.56%) Corosync
3 1 (1.56%) iptables
3 1 (1.56%) KVM
3 1 (1.56%) QEMU
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) Puppet
2 8 (12.50%) Ansible
3 3 (4.69%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.69%) Kibana
3 3 (4.69%) logstash
4 2 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (3.13%) Munin
4 2 (3.13%) Oozie
5 1 (1.56%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.56%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.56%) Salt
5 1 (1.56%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Red Hat
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco
3 4 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago