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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 35 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 25 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.73% 0.57% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 1.41% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 11
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +84.61%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
240 213 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.37% 40.42% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 207 182 193
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 20 January 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Watford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 37 (72.55%) Java
2 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (54.90%) Finance
4 25 (49.02%) Scrum
4 25 (49.02%) C#
5 24 (47.06%) SQL
6 23 (45.10%) Unix
7 21 (41.18%) Linux
8 20 (39.22%) Selenium
9 19 (37.25%) QA
9 19 (37.25%) HP UFT
9 19 (37.25%) Shell Script
10 18 (35.29%) Functional Testing
10 18 (35.29%) Automation Testing
11 16 (31.37%) Oracle
12 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
13 11 (21.57%) RESTful
13 11 (21.57%) Perl
14 9 (17.65%) WebLogic
14 9 (17.65%) LoadRunner
14 9 (17.65%) HP
14 9 (17.65%) AWK
14 9 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
15 8 (15.69%) Web Services
15 8 (15.69%) C++
15 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
16 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
16 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
16 7 (13.73%) TDD

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 9 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.80%) Confluence
2 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
2 5 (9.80%) Network Security
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (5.88%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.92%) IPsec
4 2 (3.92%) SSH
4 2 (3.92%) VPN
5 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (39.22%) Selenium
2 19 (37.25%) HP UFT
3 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (17.65%) LoadRunner
5 7 (13.73%) WebDriver
6 6 (11.76%) Bitbucket
6 6 (11.76%) gulp
6 6 (11.76%) JIRA
6 6 (11.76%) JUnit
6 6 (11.76%) Maven
7 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
7 5 (9.80%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 28 (54.90%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Analyst
2 28 (54.90%) Test Analyst
3 13 (25.49%) QA Analyst
3 13 (25.49%) QA Test Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Lead Test Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Test Leader
5 7 (13.73%) Developer
5 7 (13.73%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (13.73%) JavaScript Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (9.80%) Architect
7 5 (9.80%) Data Architect
8 4 (7.84%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) SOC Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Data Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) RESTful
2 8 (15.69%) Web Services
3 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
3 6 (11.76%) HTML
3 6 (11.76%) HTML5
3 6 (11.76%) jQuery
3 6 (11.76%) lodash
3 6 (11.76%) Node.js
3 6 (11.76%) React
3 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (9.80%) Gherkin
4 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.80%) Spring
5 3 (5.88%) Regular Expression
6 2 (3.92%) J2EE
6 2 (3.92%) Middleware
6 2 (3.92%) REST
6 2 (3.92%) SOAP
7 1 (1.96%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.92%) Neural Network
3 2 (3.92%) PACS
3 2 (3.92%) Physics
4 1 (1.96%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Unix
2 21 (41.18%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) Scrum
3 18 (35.29%) Automation Testing
3 18 (35.29%) Functional Testing
4 9 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (13.73%) BDD
5 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) TDD
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.76%) MVC
6 6 (11.76%) OO
6 6 (11.76%) OOP
6 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
6 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
7 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Kanban
7 5 (9.80%) Performance Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) Java
2 25 (49.02%) C#
3 24 (47.06%) SQL
4 19 (37.25%) Shell Script
5 11 (21.57%) Perl
6 9 (17.65%) AWK
7 8 (15.69%) C++
7 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
8 6 (11.76%) ES6
8 6 (11.76%) Ruby
8 6 (11.76%) Scala
9 5 (9.80%) R
10 2 (3.92%) C
10 2 (3.92%) Fortran
10 2 (3.92%) Jython
10 2 (3.92%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
1 2 (3.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (37.25%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Nessus
1 3 (5.88%) Nmap
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) HP
3 5 (9.80%) Atlassian
3 5 (9.80%) Teradata
4 2 (3.92%) IBM
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) Sybase
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