Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 90 96
Rank change year-on-year +26 +6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Python 32 29 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.95% 1.81% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.32% 3.81% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 57 78
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -14.44% -25.00%
10th Percentile £25,850 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,250 £51,650 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 437 761 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 40.28% 47.38% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 371 686 755
Bedfordshire median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £58,250
East of England median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +2.41%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +33 19 £50,000 -0.99% 4
Bedford +13 9 £30,000 -16.67%
Dunstable - 2 £40,000 -
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (46.88%) Data Management
4 14 (43.75%) JSON
4 14 (43.75%) R
5 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (40.63%) Mathematics
6 12 (37.50%) Web Services
6 12 (37.50%) Analytics
7 11 (34.38%) Customer Analytics
7 11 (34.38%) Apache Flume
7 11 (34.38%) Impala
7 11 (34.38%) Tableau
7 11 (34.38%) Data Quality
7 11 (34.38%) Machine Learning
7 11 (34.38%) Big Data
7 11 (34.38%) Statistical Modelling
7 11 (34.38%) Apache Hive
7 11 (34.38%) Data Visualisation
7 11 (34.38%) Apache Spark
7 11 (34.38%) Personalization
7 11 (34.38%) Experimental Design
7 11 (34.38%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (34.38%) Strategic Thinking
7 11 (34.38%) Econometrics
7 11 (34.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (34.38%) MATLAB
7 11 (34.38%) SAS
7 11 (34.38%) Statistics

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 11 (34.38%) Apache Spark
1 11 (34.38%) SAS
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) GitHub
3 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
4 1 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) Apache Hive
1 11 (34.38%) Big Data
1 11 (34.38%) Hadoop
1 11 (34.38%) Impala
2 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) OLAP
3 2 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Analytics Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) Data Consultant
2 11 (34.38%) SAS Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
4 5 (15.63%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Business Manager
6 3 (9.38%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) JSON
2 12 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) REST
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) Celery
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) Django
5 1 (3.13%) Flask
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) MFC
5 1 (3.13%) Middleware
5 1 (3.13%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (34.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
4 3 (9.38%) Private Cloud
5 2 (6.25%) Clustering
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (6.25%) iSeries
5 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.13%) Fintech
6 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Solaris
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) AIX
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Data Management
2 13 (40.63%) Mathematics
3 12 (37.50%) Analytics
4 11 (34.38%) Customer Analytics
4 11 (34.38%) Data Visualisation
4 11 (34.38%) Econometrics
4 11 (34.38%) Experimental Design
4 11 (34.38%) Machine Learning
4 11 (34.38%) Personalization
4 11 (34.38%) Statistical Modelling
4 11 (34.38%) Statistics
4 11 (34.38%) Strategic Thinking
4 11 (34.38%) Visualisation
4 11 (34.38%) Yield Management
5 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.63%) DevOps
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) ETL
8 3 (9.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) R
3 11 (34.38%) MATLAB
4 6 (18.75%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) C++
6 4 (12.50%) Ruby
7 3 (9.38%) Java
7 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.25%) Go
8 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.25%) VBA
9 1 (3.13%) Bourne shell
9 1 (3.13%) C-shell
9 1 (3.13%) Erlang
9 1 (3.13%) Perl
9 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (34.38%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Apache Flume
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Tableau
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) F5
2 3 (9.38%) Nokia
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
3 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.25%) Clearswift
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) BMC
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Thales
4 1 (3.13%) VocaLink