Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 87 98
Rank change year-on-year +26 +11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 19 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.13% 2.15% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.13% 4.74% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 55
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £34,200 £30,250
90th Percentile £63,250 £72,500 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%

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 310 654 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 34.71% 45.35% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 285 593 633
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,950 £31,250 £27,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Luton +18 8 £50,000 +3.09% 2
Bedford +22 5 £36,250 -9.38% 3
Dunstable -9 3 £57,500 +64.29% 2
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) C#
1 6 (31.58%) Java
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
4 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
4 3 (15.79%) Ansible
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
4 3 (15.79%) Physics
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server

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 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) OLAP
3 2 (10.53%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SSAS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SSRS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Games Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (10.53%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.26%) Celery
2 1 (5.26%) Django
2 1 (5.26%) Flask
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) J2SE
2 1 (5.26%) MFC
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.26%) Spring
2 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (10.53%) iPhone
3 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Signage
4 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.26%) Fintech
4 1 (5.26%) iSeries
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Online Games
4 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
3 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Physics
4 2 (10.53%) 3D Programming
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Game Development
4 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) OOD
4 2 (10.53%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
1 6 (31.58%) Java
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C++
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) Go
3 2 (10.53%) Lua
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) R
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Erlang
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) F5
2 2 (10.53%) Nokia
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Clearswift
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft