Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 19 50
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31 +12
Permanent jobs citing Python 348 387 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.67% 10.71% 5.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.08% 17.79% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 289 353 172
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £27,350 £28,750 £32,050
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £78,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -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 2,038 2,175 1,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 56.64% 60.22% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,667 1,884 1,641
Bristol median annual salary £46,528 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.39% - +10.43%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £66,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Python in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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.

1 172 (49.43%) Java
2 134 (38.51%) Linux
3 116 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (33.05%) Software Engineering
5 110 (31.61%) JavaScript
6 107 (30.75%) Amazon AWS
7 100 (28.74%) Degree
8 95 (27.30%) SQL
9 91 (26.15%) C#
10 73 (20.98%) Computer Science
11 71 (20.40%) Docker
12 69 (19.83%) C++
13 68 (19.54%) Windows
14 67 (19.25%) Continuous Integration
15 66 (18.97%) Machine Learning
16 64 (18.39%) DevOps
17 62 (17.82%) Git (software)
18 56 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
19 53 (15.23%) Mathematics
19 53 (15.23%) Analytics
19 53 (15.23%) Web Services
19 53 (15.23%) Data Science
20 52 (14.94%) Node.js
21 50 (14.37%) Unix
22 49 (14.08%) Computer Science Degree
23 48 (13.79%) VMware
24 47 (13.51%) Finance
24 47 (13.51%) Algorithms
24 47 (13.51%) Bash Shell
25 46 (13.22%) Microsoft

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 (7.18%) Apache
2 22 (6.32%) nginx
3 20 (5.75%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (4.60%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.72%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.57%) CMS
6 2 (0.57%) SAS
7 1 (0.29%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.29%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.29%) Drupal
7 1 (0.29%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.29%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.29%) Hyperledger
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.86%) NASTRAN
3 2 (0.57%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (30.75%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (16.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (8.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (2.87%) GitHub
6 7 (2.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (2.01%) Datadog
7 5 (1.44%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.44%) G Suite
7 5 (1.44%) OpenShift
7 5 (1.44%) Slack
8 4 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.15%) Serverless
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.29%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 1 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.31%) Internet
2 14 (4.02%) DNS
2 14 (4.02%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.16%) DHCP
3 11 (3.16%) Sourcefire
4 10 (2.87%) Link 16
4 10 (2.87%) Link 22
4 10 (2.87%) Tactical Data Link
5 5 (1.44%) Intranet
6 4 (1.15%) HTTP
7 2 (0.57%) Broadband
7 2 (0.57%) Firewall
7 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.57%) IPv4
7 2 (0.57%) IPv6
7 2 (0.57%) LAN
7 2 (0.57%) WAN
7 2 (0.57%) WLAN
8 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.34%) MySQL
2 25 (7.18%) Big Data
2 25 (7.18%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.75%) Hadoop
4 17 (4.89%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.60%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.02%) Oracle Database
7 12 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 12 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.16%) Data Mining
9 8 (2.30%) Power BI
10 7 (2.01%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.72%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (1.44%) Data Lake
12 5 (1.44%) Event Store
13 4 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.15%) QlikView
14 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 62 (17.82%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.20%) JIRA
3 25 (7.18%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.31%) Vagrant
5 14 (4.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (3.74%) Visual Studio
7 12 (3.45%) Selenium
8 10 (2.87%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.30%) Maven
10 7 (2.01%) Bugzilla
10 7 (2.01%) Travis CI
11 6 (1.72%) Subversion
11 6 (1.72%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.44%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.44%) JIRA Agile
13 4 (1.15%) Buildbot
13 4 (1.15%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.15%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.86%) JMeter
14 3 (0.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 47 (13.51%) Finance
2 30 (8.62%) Aerospace
3 27 (7.76%) Electronics
4 26 (7.47%) Telecoms
5 21 (6.03%) Legal
5 21 (6.03%) Manufacturing
6 19 (5.46%) Marketing
7 15 (4.31%) Military
8 12 (3.45%) Games
9 11 (3.16%) Retail
10 10 (2.87%) Banking
11 6 (1.72%) Law
12 1 (0.29%) Avionics
12 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 90 (25.86%) Developer
2 77 (22.13%) Software Engineer
3 38 (10.92%) Python Engineer
4 32 (9.20%) Python Developer
5 25 (7.18%) Data Scientist
5 25 (7.18%) Graduate
6 24 (6.90%) Analyst
7 23 (6.61%) Junior
7 23 (6.61%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (6.61%) Systems Engineer
8 21 (6.03%) DevOps Engineer
9 18 (5.17%) Software Developer
10 17 (4.89%) Java Developer
10 17 (4.89%) Unix Engineer
10 17 (4.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 16 (4.60%) LAMP Developer
11 16 (4.60%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.31%) Cloud Engineer
13 14 (4.02%) Cloud Software Engineer
13 14 (4.02%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (15.23%) Web Services
2 52 (14.94%) Node.js
3 41 (11.78%) HTML
4 40 (11.49%) .NET
4 40 (11.49%) jQuery
5 39 (11.21%) REST
6 36 (10.34%) AngularJS
7 35 (10.06%) React
8 31 (8.91%) Django
9 28 (8.05%) CSS
10 23 (6.61%) LAMP
11 22 (6.32%) LEMP Stack
12 21 (6.03%) XML
13 20 (5.75%) Velocity
14 18 (5.17%) HTML5
15 17 (4.89%) RESTful
16 16 (4.60%) Spring
16 16 (4.60%) Vue.js
17 15 (4.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 15 (4.31%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.51%) Algorithms
2 28 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.02%) Internet of Things
4 8 (2.30%) User Experience
5 7 (2.01%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (1.44%) Blog
6 5 (1.44%) Digital TV
6 5 (1.44%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.44%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.15%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.15%) Fintech
8 3 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.86%) Robotics
9 2 (0.57%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.29%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.29%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.29%) CUDA
10 1 (0.29%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 134 (38.51%) Linux
2 68 (19.54%) Windows
3 50 (14.37%) Unix
4 18 (5.17%) Ubuntu
5 14 (4.02%) CentOS
5 14 (4.02%) Mac OS
6 7 (2.01%) DC/OS
6 7 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.01%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.72%) Android
7 6 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.15%) Solaris
9 2 (0.57%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (33.05%) Software Engineering
3 73 (20.98%) Computer Science
4 67 (19.25%) Continuous Integration
5 66 (18.97%) Machine Learning
6 64 (18.39%) DevOps
7 53 (15.23%) Analytics
7 53 (15.23%) Data Science
7 53 (15.23%) Mathematics
8 45 (12.93%) Visualisation
9 43 (12.36%) OO
10 42 (12.07%) Scrum
11 41 (11.78%) Artificial Intelligence
12 40 (11.49%) SDLC
12 40 (11.49%) TDD
13 37 (10.63%) Microservices
13 37 (10.63%) Test Automation
14 33 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (9.48%) Physics
15 32 (9.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 172 (49.43%) Java
2 110 (31.61%) JavaScript
3 95 (27.30%) SQL
4 91 (26.15%) C#
5 69 (19.83%) C++
6 47 (13.51%) Bash Shell
7 35 (10.06%) C
7 35 (10.06%) PHP
8 34 (9.77%) R
9 31 (8.91%) PowerShell
9 31 (8.91%) Ruby
10 15 (4.31%) Lua
10 15 (4.31%) Shell Script
11 14 (4.02%) Perl
12 12 (3.45%) Go
13 11 (3.16%) Scala
14 9 (2.59%) MATLAB
15 8 (2.30%) Clojure
16 7 (2.01%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.72%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 100 (28.74%) Degree
2 49 (14.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (7.76%) Security Cleared
4 24 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.16%) PhD
6 4 (1.15%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.86%) CCNA
7 3 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.57%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.57%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) CEH
9 1 (0.29%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (0.29%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.29%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.29%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.29%) OSCP
9 1 (0.29%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.59%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) ARP4754
2 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (20.40%) Docker
2 26 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.87%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.01%) VirtualBox
5 6 (1.72%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.44%) KVM
7 3 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.86%) vSphere
8 2 (0.57%) RHEV
9 1 (0.29%) NFS
9 1 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 35 (10.06%) Puppet
2 34 (9.77%) Kubernetes
3 27 (7.76%) Ansible
4 24 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (6.32%) Terraform
6 11 (3.16%) Nessus
7 10 (2.87%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (2.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 7 (2.01%) Packer
10 5 (1.44%) Graphite
11 2 (0.57%) Salt
12 1 (0.29%) HP ALM
12 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.29%) Nagios
12 1 (0.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 48 (13.79%) VMware
2 46 (13.22%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.05%) Oracle
4 25 (7.18%) Google
5 23 (6.61%) Tableau
6 21 (6.03%) SAP
7 18 (5.17%) Splunk
8 14 (4.02%) Atlassian
9 13 (3.74%) Cisco
10 11 (3.16%) ArcSight
10 11 (3.16%) McAfee
10 11 (3.16%) NetScout
10 11 (3.16%) NetWitness
10 11 (3.16%) Palo Alto
11 8 (2.30%) Progress
12 7 (2.01%) New Relic
13 5 (1.44%) Workday
14 4 (1.15%) Red Hat
15 3 (0.86%) HP
15 3 (0.86%) Teradata