Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 44 66
Rank change year-on-year +12 +22 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 9 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.50% 4.52% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.98% 8.74% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 23
Bedford median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +2.86% -41.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,625 £42,500 £37,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% -14.44% -25.00%

Python is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 82 183 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 31.91% 51.69% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 69 178 229
Bedford median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,850
90th Percentile £73,250 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.37% +5.56% +2.27%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

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

Python
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Bedford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) Private Cloud
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 2 (22.22%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET

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 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Django Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Celery
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Django
3 1 (11.11%) Flask
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) MFC
3 1 (11.11%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (11.11%) iSeries
3 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Physics
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (11.11%) Image Processing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) F5
1 2 (22.22%) Nokia
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Clearswift