The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 48 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 12 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.50% 1.83% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.77% 3.56% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 9
Median salary £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Python
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
208 281 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.33% 51.47% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 167 208 205
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Python
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Python Salary Trend in Watford

Python
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Watford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for Python.

1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Unix
3 14 (53.85%) Perl
4 11 (42.31%) Java
5 10 (38.46%) C#
5 10 (38.46%) C++
5 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 9 (34.62%) Subversion
6 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
6 9 (34.62%) MySQL
6 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
7 8 (30.77%) RESTful
7 8 (30.77%) Scala
7 8 (30.77%) Network Security
7 8 (30.77%) JPA
7 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (30.77%) ITIL V3
7 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) OOP
7 8 (30.77%) Sybase
7 8 (30.77%) ITIL
7 8 (30.77%) Windows
7 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 8 (30.77%) VPN
7 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
7 8 (30.77%) Hibernate

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (3.85%) Drupal
1 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) IPsec
1 8 (30.77%) Network Security
1 8 (30.77%) SSH
1 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 8 (30.77%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
1 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
1 9 (34.62%) Subversion
2 8 (30.77%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Developer
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Java Developer
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
1 8 (30.77%) Java Developer
1 8 (30.77%) Java Software Developer
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript Developer
1 8 (30.77%) Software Developer
1 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Graduate
4 5 (19.23%) Junior
4 5 (19.23%) Junior DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Support
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
1 8 (30.77%) JPA
1 8 (30.77%) RESTful
1 8 (30.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) Unix
3 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.85%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL V3
2 8 (30.77%) OOP
2 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 8 (30.77%) Scrum
2 8 (30.77%) Workflow
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Perl
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) C++
4 9 (34.62%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) Scala
5 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.69%) C
7 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
1 6 (23.08%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 8 (30.77%) Sybase
2 2 (7.69%) Intel
3 1 (3.85%) hybris
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) VMware