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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 41 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Python 18 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.90% 3.78% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.05% 7.51% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 2
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +9.75%
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
199 293 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.07% 50.34% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 174 237 162
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 26 August 2016.

Python Salary Histogram in Watford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Watford region with a requirement for Python.

1 17 (53.13%) Perl
2 16 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (43.75%) Java
3 14 (43.75%) Unix
4 13 (40.63%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
4 13 (40.63%) Shell Script
4 13 (40.63%) Network Security
5 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
6 10 (31.25%) SSH
6 10 (31.25%) Problem Management
6 10 (31.25%) ITIL V3
6 10 (31.25%) VPN
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 10 (31.25%) MySQL
6 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 10 (31.25%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) C++
6 10 (31.25%) ITIL
6 10 (31.25%) Sybase
6 10 (31.25%) IPsec
6 10 (31.25%) Workflow
6 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (31.25%) Scrum
6 10 (31.25%) PACS
6 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (28.13%) OOP
7 9 (28.13%) Git (software)

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 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Network Security
1 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (31.25%) IPsec
2 10 (31.25%) SSH
2 10 (31.25%) VPN
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
1 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Bitbucket
2 5 (15.63%) gulp
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
4 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Graduate
5 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Support
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) RESTful
2 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
2 5 (15.63%) Backbone.js
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) HTML5
2 5 (15.63%) jQuery
2 5 (15.63%) lodash
2 5 (15.63%) Node.js
2 5 (15.63%) React
2 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.50%) JPA
3 4 (12.50%) Spring
4 3 (9.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) PACS
2 3 (9.38%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) Unix
3 13 (40.63%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL V3
2 10 (31.25%) Problem Management
2 10 (31.25%) Scrum
2 10 (31.25%) Workflow
3 9 (28.13%) OOP
4 8 (25.00%) DevOps
5 6 (18.75%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) MVC
6 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Information Security
7 3 (9.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) SIEM
8 1 (3.13%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Perl
2 14 (43.75%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) Shell Script
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) C++
4 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (28.13%) Scala
6 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
6 5 (15.63%) ES6
6 5 (15.63%) Ruby
7 3 (9.38%) AWK
8 1 (3.13%) C
8 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
1 4 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nessus
1 3 (9.38%) Nmap
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 10 (31.25%) Sybase
2 3 (9.38%) HP
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Intel
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
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