The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 37 45
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 7.20% 2.40% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.00% 3.97% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 3
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 50 126 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 40.00% 60.58% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 48 116 91
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Bedford

Python
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Python in Bedford

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

1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
2 7 (63.64%) SaaS
2 7 (63.64%) Entity Framework
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) PhD
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Firmware
3 4 (36.36%) Electronics
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Yocto
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 4 (36.36%) Physics

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (36.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Software Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) C# Software Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (63.64%) Entity Framework
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) Physics
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (36.36%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware