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

Python
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 38 43
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Python 429 323 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 11.47% 8.35% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.61% 13.53% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 334 285 182
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% -19.23%
10th Percentile £28,400 £22,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,850 £79,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,305 2,388 1,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.61% 61.75% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,920 2,025 1,788
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £61,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Bristol

Python
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 19 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
Avonmouth - 1 £42,500 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Python.

1 238 (55.48%) Java
2 182 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (31.24%) SQL
4 133 (31.00%) Amazon AWS
5 128 (29.84%) C#
6 118 (27.51%) JavaScript
6 118 (27.51%) Linux
7 117 (27.27%) Degree
8 101 (23.54%) Ruby
9 100 (23.31%) Software Engineering
9 100 (23.31%) DevOps
10 94 (21.91%) C++
11 88 (20.51%) Docker
12 84 (19.58%) Finance
13 83 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
14 82 (19.11%) HTML
14 82 (19.11%) .NET
15 81 (18.88%) Git (software)
16 77 (17.95%) SQL Server
16 77 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
17 73 (17.02%) Microsoft
18 72 (16.78%) CSS
19 71 (16.55%) Telecoms
19 71 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure
19 71 (16.55%) Computer Science
20 69 (16.08%) OO
21 67 (15.62%) Jenkins
22 66 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
23 64 (14.92%) Scrum
24 63 (14.69%) Perl

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 25 (5.83%) Apache Spark
2 19 (4.43%) Apache
2 19 (4.43%) nginx
3 17 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.80%) Apache Pig
5 9 (2.10%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.17%) Confluence
6 5 (1.17%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.17%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.70%) IIS
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.47%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.47%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.47%) Drupal
8 2 (0.47%) JBoss
8 2 (0.47%) SAS
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.80%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.23%) Houdini
4 1 (0.23%) Maya
4 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 133 (31.00%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (16.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (6.29%) Amazon Kinesis
5 23 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (5.36%) Amazon S3
6 19 (4.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (4.20%) SaaS
8 12 (2.80%) GitHub
9 11 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 11 (2.56%) Amazon EMR
10 10 (2.33%) AWS OpsWorks
11 9 (2.10%) Office 365
12 7 (1.63%) Serverless
13 6 (1.40%) PaaS
14 2 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
15 1 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
15 1 (0.23%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.20%) Internet
1 18 (4.20%) SMS
1 18 (4.20%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.26%) Network Security
3 13 (3.03%) HTTP
4 12 (2.80%) DNS
5 9 (2.10%) Firewall
6 7 (1.63%) VPN
7 4 (0.93%) DHCP
7 4 (0.93%) Modbus
7 4 (0.93%) SMTP
7 4 (0.93%) SNMP
7 4 (0.93%) Sourcefire
8 3 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.23%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.23%) Profibus
9 1 (0.23%) RS-232
9 1 (0.23%) RS-485
9 1 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 59 (13.75%) NoSQL
3 47 (10.96%) Big Data
4 44 (10.26%) Hadoop
5 39 (9.09%) MySQL
6 36 (8.39%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (6.53%) Amazon Redshift
8 25 (5.83%) Power BI
8 25 (5.83%) Relational Database
9 23 (5.36%) MongoDB
10 21 (4.90%) Amazon RDS
11 20 (4.66%) RDBMS
12 19 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (3.50%) Oracle Database
14 14 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (3.03%) Data Mining
15 13 (3.03%) Redis
16 12 (2.80%) Apache Hive
16 12 (2.80%) Presto
17 11 (2.56%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 81 (18.88%) Git (software)
2 67 (15.62%) Jenkins
3 36 (8.39%) JIRA
4 23 (5.36%) TeamCity
5 22 (5.13%) Subversion
6 17 (3.96%) Cucumber
7 16 (3.73%) PHPUnit
8 15 (3.50%) Selenium
9 13 (3.03%) Maven
9 13 (3.03%) Mercurial
9 13 (3.03%) Visual Studio
10 11 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
11 10 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (2.33%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.86%) Appium
12 8 (1.86%) SpecFlow
13 7 (1.63%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.40%) JMeter
14 6 (1.40%) JUnit
15 5 (1.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 84 (19.58%) Finance
2 71 (16.55%) Telecoms
3 60 (13.99%) Electronics
4 49 (11.42%) Manufacturing
5 45 (10.49%) Marketing
6 28 (6.53%) Games
7 23 (5.36%) Mandarin Language
8 17 (3.96%) Retail
9 13 (3.03%) Aerospace
10 10 (2.33%) Cantonese Language
11 7 (1.63%) Banking
12 5 (1.17%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 151 (35.20%) Developer
2 68 (15.85%) Software Developer
3 56 (13.05%) Software Engineer
4 42 (9.79%) Analyst
5 41 (9.56%) Graduate
6 38 (8.86%) AWS Engineer
7 32 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
8 31 (7.23%) Graduate Developer
8 31 (7.23%) Graduate Software Developer
8 31 (7.23%) Junior
9 30 (6.99%) Junior Developer
10 28 (6.53%) Junior Software Developer
11 27 (6.29%) Java Developer
12 23 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
12 23 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (4.90%) Senior Software Engineer
14 20 (4.66%) .NET Developer
14 20 (4.66%) Lead Developer
14 20 (4.66%) Lead Software Developer
15 19 (4.43%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (19.11%) .NET
1 82 (19.11%) HTML
2 72 (16.78%) CSS
3 49 (11.42%) jQuery
4 42 (9.79%) REST
5 38 (8.86%) AngularJS
6 37 (8.62%) HTML5
7 32 (7.46%) ASP.NET
8 24 (5.59%) React
9 22 (5.13%) Node.js
10 21 (4.90%) XML
11 20 (4.66%) CSS3
12 17 (3.96%) .NET Core
12 17 (3.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (3.96%) Ruby on Rails
13 16 (3.73%) Laravel
13 16 (3.73%) Spring
14 15 (3.50%) J2EE
15 14 (3.26%) Pandas
16 13 (3.03%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 71 (16.55%) Computer Science
2 44 (10.26%) Algorithms
3 32 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.06%) User Experience
5 24 (5.59%) Mobile App
6 23 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (5.13%) Management Information System
8 18 (4.20%) ASIC
8 18 (4.20%) SystemC
8 18 (4.20%) Verilog
9 13 (3.03%) Data Structures
10 11 (2.56%) Clustering
11 9 (2.10%) Client/Server
11 9 (2.10%) Digital TV
12 7 (1.63%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.17%) Fintech
14 4 (0.93%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
16 2 (0.47%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 118 (27.51%) Linux
2 57 (13.29%) Windows
3 51 (11.89%) Unix
4 17 (3.96%) Android
4 17 (3.96%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.03%) CentOS
6 12 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.10%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.63%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.47%) Debian
10 2 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (23.31%) DevOps
2 100 (23.31%) Software Engineering
3 83 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
4 77 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
5 69 (16.08%) OO
6 64 (14.92%) Scrum
7 60 (13.99%) Machine Learning
8 53 (12.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 47 (10.96%) TDD
10 45 (10.49%) Digital Marketing
10 45 (10.49%) Programme Management
11 44 (10.26%) Open Source
12 41 (9.56%) Data Science
12 41 (9.56%) OOP
13 40 (9.32%) Test Automation
14 39 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (8.86%) SDLC
16 35 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
17 33 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 238 (55.48%) Java
2 134 (31.24%) SQL
3 128 (29.84%) C#
4 118 (27.51%) JavaScript
5 101 (23.54%) Ruby
6 94 (21.91%) C++
7 63 (14.69%) Perl
8 49 (11.42%) Bash Shell
8 49 (11.42%) PowerShell
9 41 (9.56%) C
10 38 (8.86%) PHP
11 27 (6.29%) Shell Script
12 21 (4.90%) R
13 17 (3.96%) Scala
14 16 (3.73%) Go
15 12 (2.80%) T-SQL
16 11 (2.56%) TypeScript
17 9 (2.10%) PL/SQL
18 6 (1.40%) Assembly Language
18 6 (1.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 117 (27.27%) Degree
2 66 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (8.39%) Security Cleared
4 25 (5.83%) SC Cleared
5 17 (3.96%) PhD
6 5 (1.17%) CCNP
6 5 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.23%) ISEB
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.29%) QA
2 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.70%) GCP
4 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 88 (20.51%) Docker
2 21 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.56%) VMware Server
4 10 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.63%) KVM
6 5 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.17%) vSphere
7 2 (0.47%) NFS
8 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.23%) etcd
8 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (11.89%) Puppet
2 41 (9.56%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (5.13%) Ansible
4 18 (4.20%) Kubernetes
5 12 (2.80%) Terraform
6 5 (1.17%) Mesos
7 4 (0.93%) Nessus
8 3 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.47%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.47%) Graphite
9 2 (0.47%) Kibana
9 2 (0.47%) logstash
9 2 (0.47%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.47%) Salt
9 2 (0.47%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.23%) Consul
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 73 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 58 (13.52%) Oracle
3 45 (10.49%) SAP
4 40 (9.32%) Google
5 23 (5.36%) VMware
6 20 (4.66%) Atlassian
6 20 (4.66%) Tableau
7 16 (3.73%) Red Hat
8 15 (3.50%) CA
9 14 (3.26%) Cadence
9 14 (3.26%) Synopsys
10 5 (1.17%) Splunk
11 4 (0.93%) Capita
11 4 (0.93%) Cisco
11 4 (0.93%) McAfee
11 4 (0.93%) NetScout
11 4 (0.93%) NetWitness
11 4 (0.93%) Palo Alto
12 3 (0.70%) Perforce
13 2 (0.47%) New Relic