Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 48 51
Rank change year-on-year +27 +3 +39
Permanent jobs citing Python 347 183 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.54% 5.63% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.88% 10.06% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 307 169 164
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -11.11% +58.82%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £90,000 £85,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,185 1,819 2,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 60.04% 55.92% 59.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,834 1,552 1,977
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,150 £27,775 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Bristol

Python
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Python in Bristol

Python
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Python.

1 169 (48.70%) Java
2 137 (39.48%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (31.99%) Linux
4 95 (27.38%) Ruby
5 91 (26.22%) Software Engineering
6 90 (25.94%) Machine Learning
7 89 (25.65%) SQL
8 86 (24.78%) Amazon AWS
9 82 (23.63%) C#
10 79 (22.77%) Degree
11 74 (21.33%) JavaScript
12 70 (20.17%) Computer Science
13 69 (19.88%) C++
14 67 (19.31%) Scala
15 65 (18.73%) Analytics
16 61 (17.58%) Puppet
17 60 (17.29%) DevOps
18 59 (17.00%) Git (software)
19 56 (16.14%) Business Intelligence
20 53 (15.27%) Electronics
21 52 (14.99%) Finance
22 48 (13.83%) Windows
23 46 (13.26%) Microsoft Azure
23 46 (13.26%) Docker
23 46 (13.26%) Algorithms
24 45 (12.97%) .NET
25 44 (12.68%) PhD
25 44 (12.68%) TDD
26 43 (12.39%) Computer Science Degree
27 42 (12.10%) Scrum

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 41 (11.82%) Apache Spark
2 33 (9.51%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (4.61%) DNN
4 12 (3.46%) Apache Pig
4 12 (3.46%) Confluence
5 4 (1.15%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.86%) Apache
6 3 (0.86%) Drupal
6 3 (0.86%) SAS
6 3 (0.86%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.58%) JBoss
7 2 (0.58%) ThingWorx
7 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.29%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) nginx
8 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 86 (24.78%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (13.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (9.51%) Amazon Kinesis
4 28 (8.07%) Amazon EMR
4 28 (8.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (6.63%) GitHub
6 13 (3.75%) SaaS
7 9 (2.59%) PaaS
8 8 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (2.02%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.44%) G Suite
10 5 (1.44%) Heroku
10 5 (1.44%) Slack
11 4 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.86%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
13 2 (0.58%) Bluemix
13 2 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.09%) TCP/IP
2 31 (8.93%) DNS
3 19 (5.48%) DHCP
4 16 (4.61%) Firewall
5 10 (2.88%) VPN
6 9 (2.59%) Internet
7 6 (1.73%) HTTP
8 5 (1.44%) SMS
9 4 (1.15%) FTP
9 4 (1.15%) Wireless
10 3 (0.86%) MQTT
10 3 (0.86%) Network Security
11 1 (0.29%) 3G
11 1 (0.29%) 4G
11 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.29%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.29%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.37%) Big Data
2 34 (9.80%) Amazon Redshift
3 32 (9.22%) Relational Database
4 28 (8.07%) Amazon Athena
4 28 (8.07%) MySQL
5 25 (7.20%) BigQuery
6 24 (6.92%) NoSQL
7 21 (6.05%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (6.05%) SQL Server
8 20 (5.76%) Data Mining
8 20 (5.76%) Hadoop
9 17 (4.90%) Apache Hive
9 17 (4.90%) MongoDB
10 15 (4.32%) Neo4j
10 15 (4.32%) Power BI
11 12 (3.46%) Impala
11 12 (3.46%) Presto
11 12 (3.46%) Spotfire
12 11 (3.17%) RDBMS
13 10 (2.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 59 (17.00%) Git (software)
2 34 (9.80%) JIRA
3 29 (8.36%) Jenkins
4 16 (4.61%) Cucumber
5 14 (4.03%) Appium
5 14 (4.03%) Calabash
6 13 (3.75%) JMeter
6 13 (3.75%) JUnit
6 13 (3.75%) SpecFlow
7 12 (3.46%) TeamCity
8 11 (3.17%) Selenium
9 10 (2.88%) Gatling
9 10 (2.88%) JBehave
10 5 (1.44%) Gradle
10 5 (1.44%) Maven
10 5 (1.44%) Subversion
11 4 (1.15%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.86%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.58%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 53 (15.27%) Electronics
2 52 (14.99%) Finance
3 41 (11.82%) Telecoms
4 31 (8.93%) Marketing
5 29 (8.36%) Manufacturing
6 21 (6.05%) Games
7 11 (3.17%) Retail
8 10 (2.88%) Banking
9 6 (1.73%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 110 (31.70%) Developer
2 42 (12.10%) Software Engineer
3 33 (9.51%) Software Developer
4 28 (8.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (8.07%) Systems Engineer
5 23 (6.63%) Data Engineer
6 21 (6.05%) Java Developer
7 20 (5.76%) Analyst
8 19 (5.48%) AWS Engineer
8 19 (5.48%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (5.48%) Machine Learning Researcher
9 16 (4.61%) Automation Tester
9 16 (4.61%) Graduate
9 16 (4.61%) Python Developer
9 16 (4.61%) Tester
10 15 (4.32%) Graduate Developer
11 14 (4.03%) Graduate Software Developer
11 14 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (4.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 14 (4.03%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (12.97%) .NET
2 28 (8.07%) AngularJS
2 28 (8.07%) React
3 25 (7.20%) CSS
3 25 (7.20%) HTML
4 23 (6.63%) Theano
5 21 (6.05%) Web Services
6 20 (5.76%) MLlib
6 20 (5.76%) Pandas
7 18 (5.19%) Django
8 17 (4.90%) Kafka
8 17 (4.90%) OpenCV
9 16 (4.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 15 (4.32%) TensorFlow
11 14 (4.03%) RESTful
12 13 (3.75%) HTML5
12 13 (3.75%) jQuery
13 12 (3.46%) JSON
14 10 (2.88%) Flask
14 10 (2.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 70 (20.17%) Computer Science
2 46 (13.26%) Algorithms
3 27 (7.78%) Robotics
4 26 (7.49%) User Experience
5 21 (6.05%) Mobile App
6 20 (5.76%) Clustering
7 17 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (4.61%) Management Information System
9 14 (4.03%) Internet of Things
10 12 (3.46%) Digital Media
10 12 (3.46%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (2.88%) Data Structures
12 9 (2.59%) Public Cloud
13 8 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (1.15%) Cyber Defence
14 4 (1.15%) Fintech
15 3 (0.86%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (0.86%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 111 (31.99%) Linux
2 48 (13.83%) Windows
3 40 (11.53%) Unix
4 13 (3.75%) Ubuntu
5 12 (3.46%) Android
6 11 (3.17%) Robot Operating System
7 10 (2.88%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.58%) CentOS
9 2 (0.58%) Debian
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (39.48%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (26.22%) Software Engineering
3 90 (25.94%) Machine Learning
4 65 (18.73%) Analytics
5 60 (17.29%) DevOps
6 56 (16.14%) Business Intelligence
7 44 (12.68%) TDD
8 42 (12.10%) Scrum
9 39 (11.24%) Open Source
10 36 (10.37%) Continuous Delivery
11 35 (10.09%) Test Automation
12 34 (9.80%) Deep Learning
13 31 (8.93%) Computer Vision
13 31 (8.93%) Mathematics
13 31 (8.93%) Microservices
14 30 (8.65%) ETL
14 30 (8.65%) Visualisation
15 29 (8.36%) Digital Marketing
15 29 (8.36%) Programme Management
16 27 (7.78%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 169 (48.70%) Java
2 95 (27.38%) Ruby
3 89 (25.65%) SQL
4 82 (23.63%) C#
5 74 (21.33%) JavaScript
6 69 (19.88%) C++
7 67 (19.31%) Scala
8 42 (12.10%) Perl
9 40 (11.53%) Bash Shell
10 34 (9.80%) Shell Script
11 33 (9.51%) PowerShell
12 23 (6.63%) Go
13 20 (5.76%) R
14 19 (5.48%) C
15 17 (4.90%) PHP
16 13 (3.75%) F#
17 12 (3.46%) Clojure
18 11 (3.17%) Haskell
19 9 (2.59%) Erlang
20 8 (2.31%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 79 (22.77%) Degree
2 44 (12.68%) PhD
3 43 (12.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (6.05%) Security Cleared
5 20 (5.76%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.88%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.86%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.29%) CCNA
8 1 (0.29%) CCNP
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.29%) MCSA
8 1 (0.29%) MCSE
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) PMP
8 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.02%) QA
2 5 (1.44%) GCP
3 4 (1.15%) GPG13
4 3 (0.86%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (13.26%) Docker
2 4 (1.15%) Snort
2 4 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.86%) LXC
4 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.29%) NFS
4 1 (0.29%) RHEV
4 1 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 61 (17.58%) Puppet
2 40 (11.53%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (10.37%) Ansible
4 19 (5.48%) Terraform
5 10 (2.88%) Salt
6 8 (2.31%) Nessus
7 6 (1.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (1.73%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.15%) ArcSight ESM
9 4 (1.15%) RSA Archer
9 4 (1.15%) RSA enVision
9 4 (1.15%) RSA Security Analytics
9 4 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.86%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.86%) Nagios
10 3 (0.86%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (0.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.29%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 34 (9.80%) Google
2 29 (8.36%) SAP
3 24 (6.92%) Tableau
4 15 (4.32%) Atlassian
4 15 (4.32%) Microsoft
4 15 (4.32%) Oracle
5 13 (3.75%) McAfee
6 12 (3.46%) ArcSight
7 11 (3.17%) Sourcefire
8 8 (2.31%) Cisco
8 8 (2.31%) Palo Alto
9 7 (2.02%) NetScout
9 7 (2.02%) NetWitness
9 7 (2.02%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.73%) Splunk
11 5 (1.44%) FireEye
11 5 (1.44%) VMware
12 4 (1.15%) LogLogic
12 4 (1.15%) Symantec
12 4 (1.15%) Trend Micro