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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 36 46 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Python 28 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.96% 2.29% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.43% 5.16% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 9
Median salary £41,250 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
245 213 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.44% 44.28% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 222 182 197
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Watford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 35 (72.92%) Java
2 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (52.08%) SQL
4 24 (50.00%) Scrum
5 23 (47.92%) C#
6 21 (43.75%) Unix
7 20 (41.67%) Finance
8 19 (39.58%) Shell Script
8 19 (39.58%) Linux
9 15 (31.25%) QA
9 15 (31.25%) Selenium
10 14 (29.17%) Perl
10 14 (29.17%) HP UFT
10 14 (29.17%) Functional Testing
10 14 (29.17%) Automation Testing
11 13 (27.08%) Oracle
12 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 12 (25.00%) RESTful
13 11 (22.92%) C++
13 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
13 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (20.83%) Web Services
14 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
15 9 (18.75%) jQuery
15 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
15 9 (18.75%) Scala
15 9 (18.75%) SaaS
15 9 (18.75%) Ruby
15 9 (18.75%) MVC
15 9 (18.75%) AWK

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 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.25%) Confluence
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.67%) Network Security
3 5 (10.42%) IPsec
3 5 (10.42%) SSH
3 5 (10.42%) VPN
4 4 (8.33%) DNS
5 3 (6.25%) Firewall
5 3 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) MySQL
1 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Selenium
2 14 (29.17%) HP UFT
3 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (18.75%) Bitbucket
4 9 (18.75%) gulp
4 9 (18.75%) LoadRunner
5 4 (8.33%) JUnit
5 4 (8.33%) Maven
5 4 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.25%) JIRA
6 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.08%) Ant
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Analyst
2 23 (47.92%) Test Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) QA Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) QA Test Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Developer
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (18.75%) Lead Test Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) Test Leader
6 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Linux Support
7 4 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) SOC Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) RESTful
2 10 (20.83%) Web Services
3 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
3 9 (18.75%) Backbone.js
3 9 (18.75%) HTML
3 9 (18.75%) HTML5
3 9 (18.75%) jQuery
3 9 (18.75%) lodash
3 9 (18.75%) Node.js
3 9 (18.75%) React
3 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (6.25%) Gherkin
4 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.25%) Regular Expression
4 3 (6.25%) Spring
5 2 (4.17%) J2EE
5 2 (4.17%) Middleware
6 1 (2.08%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (2.08%) REST
6 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) PACS
3 3 (6.25%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) Neural Network
4 2 (4.17%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Unix
2 19 (39.58%) Linux
3 8 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) Scrum
3 14 (29.17%) Automation Testing
3 14 (29.17%) Functional Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 9 (18.75%) MVC
5 9 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
5 9 (18.75%) OO
5 9 (18.75%) OOP
5 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.58%) ITIL
7 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
7 5 (10.42%) Performance Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
7 5 (10.42%) Security Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Workflow
8 4 (8.33%) BDD
8 4 (8.33%) DevOps
8 4 (8.33%) TDD
9 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) Java
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 23 (47.92%) C#
4 19 (39.58%) Shell Script
5 14 (29.17%) Perl
6 11 (22.92%) C++
6 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
7 9 (18.75%) AWK
7 9 (18.75%) ES6
7 9 (18.75%) Ruby
7 9 (18.75%) Scala
8 2 (4.17%) C
8 2 (4.17%) Fortran
8 2 (4.17%) Jython
8 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.17%) R
9 1 (2.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
1 2 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Nessus
1 3 (6.25%) Nmap
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) HP
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Sybase
4 3 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Teradata
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