Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 55 96
Rank change year-on-year -10 +41 +32
Permanent jobs citing Python 33 47 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.28% 3.85% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.02% 9.34% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 56 47
Bedfordshire median annual salary £59,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.00% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £46,875 £62,150
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.02% +0.56% -

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 470 503 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 46.77% 41.16% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 414 394 687
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £62,125 £69,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +1 15 - -
Luton -5 15 £61,500 +64.00% 2
Dunstable 0 1 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Java
3 18 (54.55%) C#
4 16 (48.48%) .NET
4 16 (48.48%) E-Commerce
4 16 (48.48%) MVC
5 15 (45.45%) Back Office
5 15 (45.45%) JSON
5 15 (45.45%) SOA
5 15 (45.45%) SOAP
5 15 (45.45%) XML
5 15 (45.45%) PHP
5 15 (45.45%) RESTful
5 15 (45.45%) Node.js
5 15 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (45.45%) Microservices
5 15 (45.45%) API Development
6 12 (36.36%) Apache Spark
6 12 (36.36%) Impala
6 12 (36.36%) Big Data
6 12 (36.36%) Apache Hive
7 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
7 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
8 9 (27.27%) Cloudera
9 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
10 6 (18.18%) Retail
11 5 (15.15%) Scrum
12 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse

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 12 (36.36%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) Apache Hive
1 12 (36.36%) Big Data
1 12 (36.36%) Impala
2 11 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Kudu
4 3 (9.09%) OLTP
4 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (45.45%) Back Office
2 6 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Data Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (3.03%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.03%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Data Scientist
5 1 (3.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.03%) Games Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Python Web Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) JSON
2 15 (45.45%) Node.js
2 15 (45.45%) RESTful
2 15 (45.45%) SOAP
2 15 (45.45%) XML
3 3 (9.09%) Kafka
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) React
5 1 (3.03%) Redux
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.03%) Sass
5 1 (3.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (3.03%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) iPhone
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) E-Commerce
2 16 (48.48%) MVC
3 15 (45.45%) API Development
3 15 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (45.45%) Microservices
3 15 (45.45%) SOA
4 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Analytics
7 4 (12.12%) Data Science
7 4 (12.12%) ETL
8 3 (9.09%) Data Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Web Development
9 2 (6.06%) Concurrent Programming
9 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
9 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.06%) Physics
9 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) Java
2 18 (54.55%) C#
3 15 (45.45%) PHP
4 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Lua
7 1 (3.03%) R
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Flume
2 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) HDFS
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Oozie
2 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Trustwave