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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 35 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Python 25 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.83% 1.40% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.64% 3.92% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 5
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
235 204 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.37% 35.60% 56.35%
Number of salaries quoted 191 174 205
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

Python Salary Histogram in Watford

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 39 (78.00%) Java
2 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (62.00%) Finance
4 29 (58.00%) C#
5 27 (54.00%) Unix
6 25 (50.00%) Scrum
7 24 (48.00%) HP UFT
7 24 (48.00%) Linux
7 24 (48.00%) Selenium
8 21 (42.00%) Functional Testing
8 21 (42.00%) Shell Script
9 20 (40.00%) SQL
9 20 (40.00%) Automation Testing
9 20 (40.00%) QA
10 16 (32.00%) Oracle
11 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
12 12 (24.00%) RESTful
12 12 (24.00%) JIRA
13 11 (22.00%) Test Scripting
13 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (22.00%) WebDriver
13 11 (22.00%) BDD
13 11 (22.00%) TDD
13 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
14 8 (16.00%) Web Services
15 7 (14.00%) JUnit
15 7 (14.00%) WebLogic
15 7 (14.00%) Perl
15 7 (14.00%) C++

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 7 (14.00%) Confluence
1 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (14.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) DNS
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (48.00%) HP UFT
1 24 (48.00%) Selenium
2 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (24.00%) JIRA
3 11 (22.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (14.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (14.00%) JUnit
4 7 (14.00%) LoadRunner
4 7 (14.00%) Maven
4 7 (14.00%) SoapUI
5 5 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 5 (10.00%) gulp
6 2 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 31 (62.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Analyst
1 31 (62.00%) Test Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) QA Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Test Leader
5 6 (12.00%) Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Data Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Developer
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (12.00%) JavaScript Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (6.00%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Data Architect
10 1 (2.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) RESTful
2 8 (16.00%) Web Services
3 7 (14.00%) Gherkin
3 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (14.00%) Spring
4 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 5 (10.00%) HTML
4 5 (10.00%) HTML5
4 5 (10.00%) jQuery
4 5 (10.00%) lodash
4 5 (10.00%) Node.js
4 5 (10.00%) React
4 5 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (6.00%) J2EE
5 3 (6.00%) Middleware
5 3 (6.00%) REST
5 3 (6.00%) SOAP
6 1 (2.00%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (2.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Unix
2 24 (48.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Solaris
4 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) Scrum
3 21 (42.00%) Functional Testing
4 20 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 11 (22.00%) BDD
5 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
5 11 (22.00%) TDD
5 11 (22.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.00%) Agile Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Kanban
6 7 (14.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
6 7 (14.00%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.00%) Analytics
7 6 (12.00%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) C#
3 21 (42.00%) Shell Script
4 20 (40.00%) SQL
5 7 (14.00%) AWK
5 7 (14.00%) C++
5 7 (14.00%) Perl
6 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.00%) R
7 5 (10.00%) ES6
7 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 5 (10.00%) Scala
8 3 (6.00%) Jython
9 2 (4.00%) C
9 2 (4.00%) Fortran
9 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Atlassian
2 7 (14.00%) HP
3 6 (12.00%) Teradata
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
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