Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 61 94
Rank change year-on-year -11 +33 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 21 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.96% 3.04% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 7.93% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 49
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £44,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.94% +14.94% -14.44%
10th Percentile £41,850 £22,975 £33,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £60,875 £50,950
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 436 391 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 40.63% 38.30% 46.10%
Number of salaries quoted 397 336 645
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Bedfordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Python in Bedfordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Bedfordshire

Python
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -2 15 - -
Luton -21 6 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) E-Commerce
3 15 (71.43%) SOA
3 15 (71.43%) C#
3 15 (71.43%) Java
3 15 (71.43%) PHP
3 15 (71.43%) SOAP
3 15 (71.43%) XML
3 15 (71.43%) JSON
3 15 (71.43%) .NET
3 15 (71.43%) Back Office
3 15 (71.43%) MVC
3 15 (71.43%) RESTful
3 15 (71.43%) Node.js
3 15 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (71.43%) Microservices
3 15 (71.43%) API Development
4 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
4 5 (23.81%) Big Data
4 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
4 5 (23.81%) Impala
4 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (19.05%) OLTP
5 4 (19.05%) RDBMS

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
1 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
1 5 (23.81%) Impala
2 4 (19.05%) Apache Kudu
2 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (19.05%) OLTP
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (71.43%) Back Office
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
3 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Data Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Python Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
1 15 (71.43%) JSON
1 15 (71.43%) Node.js
1 15 (71.43%) RESTful
1 15 (71.43%) SOAP
1 15 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) E-Commerce
3 15 (71.43%) API Development
3 15 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (71.43%) Microservices
3 15 (71.43%) MVC
3 15 (71.43%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Data Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (4.76%) Coaching
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (4.76%) Database Optimisation
7 1 (4.76%) DevOps
7 1 (4.76%) ETL
7 1 (4.76%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
1 15 (71.43%) Java
1 15 (71.43%) PHP
2 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Flume
1 4 (19.05%) HDFS
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Oozie
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Google