Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Bristol
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 21 46
Rank change year-on-year -1 +25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Python 343 366 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.38% 9.67% 5.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.76% 15.96% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 281 319 173
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,950 £34,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £90,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 2,177 2,293 1,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 59.56% 60.60% 56.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,789 1,929 1,584
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 183 (53.35%) Java
2 133 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (37.90%) Amazon AWS
4 107 (31.20%) Linux
5 94 (27.41%) Degree
6 93 (27.11%) JavaScript
7 84 (24.49%) Software Engineering
8 78 (22.74%) SQL
9 74 (21.57%) Docker
10 73 (21.28%) DevOps
11 68 (19.83%) C#
12 67 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (19.24%) Ruby
14 64 (18.66%) Microsoft Azure
15 63 (18.37%) Machine Learning
15 63 (18.37%) Finance
16 62 (18.08%) TDD
17 60 (17.49%) Bash Shell
18 59 (17.20%) Computer Science
19 58 (16.91%) C++
20 56 (16.33%) HTML
21 55 (16.03%) Computer Science Degree
22 53 (15.45%) Scrum
22 53 (15.45%) Puppet
23 52 (15.16%) Windows
24 50 (14.58%) Unix
25 49 (14.29%) SQL Server
25 49 (14.29%) Telecoms
26 48 (13.99%) Business Intelligence
26 48 (13.99%) Artificial Intelligence

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 14 (4.08%) Apache Spark
2 12 (3.50%) Apache
2 12 (3.50%) nginx
3 5 (1.46%) ColdFusion
3 5 (1.46%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.58%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.29%) Confluence
6 1 (0.29%) Drupal
6 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (2.92%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 130 (37.90%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (18.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (6.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 17 (4.96%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (4.37%) SaaS
6 9 (2.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (2.33%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.46%) G Suite
8 5 (1.46%) GitHub
8 5 (1.46%) Slack
9 4 (1.17%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.87%) Datadog
11 2 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.29%) Cloudflare
12 1 (0.29%) Heroku
12 1 (0.29%) PaaS
12 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (5.25%) DNS
3 13 (3.79%) Sourcefire
4 12 (3.50%) DHCP
4 12 (3.50%) Internet
5 8 (2.33%) Broadband
6 6 (1.75%) Network Security
7 5 (1.46%) HTTP
7 5 (1.46%) Intranet
8 4 (1.17%) Modbus
8 4 (1.17%) PPP
8 4 (1.17%) Profibus
8 4 (1.17%) RS-232
8 4 (1.17%) RS-422
8 4 (1.17%) RS-485
9 3 (0.87%) SMTP
9 3 (0.87%) SNMP
10 2 (0.58%) SMS
11 1 (0.29%) SSL
11 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.91%) MySQL
3 29 (8.45%) Hadoop
4 28 (8.16%) Big Data
5 23 (6.71%) NoSQL
6 22 (6.41%) Relational Database
7 20 (5.83%) RDBMS
8 17 (4.96%) Oracle Database
8 17 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (4.66%) MongoDB
10 15 (4.37%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (2.92%) Data Mining
12 9 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (1.75%) Event Store
15 5 (1.46%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.46%) Power BI
16 4 (1.17%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 3 (0.87%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 38 (11.08%) Jenkins
2 36 (10.50%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.41%) JIRA
4 13 (3.79%) Selenium
5 12 (3.50%) PHPUnit
6 11 (3.21%) Maven
7 10 (2.92%) Subversion
8 8 (2.33%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.04%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.75%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.46%) Travis CI
12 4 (1.17%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.17%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.87%) Gatling
13 3 (0.87%) JMeter
13 3 (0.87%) Protractor
13 3 (0.87%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.87%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.58%) Appium
General
1 63 (18.37%) Finance
2 49 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 43 (12.54%) Electronics
4 36 (10.50%) Manufacturing
5 34 (9.91%) Marketing
6 20 (5.83%) Games
7 14 (4.08%) Aerospace
7 14 (4.08%) Retail
8 8 (2.33%) Law
9 5 (1.46%) Legal
10 4 (1.17%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (0.87%) Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 119 (34.69%) Developer
2 51 (14.87%) Software Engineer
3 46 (13.41%) Software Developer
4 27 (7.87%) Junior
5 25 (7.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 24 (7.00%) Junior Developer
6 24 (7.00%) Security Engineer
7 23 (6.71%) Graduate
7 23 (6.71%) Graduate Developer
7 23 (6.71%) Graduate Software Developer
7 23 (6.71%) Java Developer
7 23 (6.71%) Junior Software Developer
7 23 (6.71%) Systems Engineer
8 22 (6.41%) Analyst
9 20 (5.83%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 20 (5.83%) PHP Developer
10 17 (4.96%) Data Scientist
11 16 (4.66%) Python Developer
12 15 (4.37%) C# Software Engineer
12 15 (4.37%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (16.33%) HTML
2 47 (13.70%) .NET
3 44 (12.83%) REST
4 42 (12.24%) CSS
5 36 (10.50%) Node.js
6 32 (9.33%) jQuery
7 30 (8.75%) AngularJS
8 29 (8.45%) Web Services
9 24 (7.00%) XML
10 22 (6.41%) HTML5
11 19 (5.54%) RESTful
12 18 (5.25%) ASP.NET
13 17 (4.96%) Django
13 17 (4.96%) J2EE
14 15 (4.37%) React
15 14 (4.08%) JSON
15 14 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
16 12 (3.50%) Laravel
17 10 (2.92%) Kafka
17 10 (2.92%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.12%) Algorithms
2 16 (4.66%) User Experience
3 13 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.21%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.62%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.33%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.04%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.75%) Digital TV
8 6 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.46%) Blog
9 5 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.17%) ASIC
10 4 (1.17%) CAN bus
10 4 (1.17%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.17%) SystemC
10 4 (1.17%) Verilog
11 2 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.58%) CUDA
12 1 (0.29%) MPEG
12 1 (0.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 107 (31.20%) Linux
2 52 (15.16%) Windows
3 50 (14.58%) Unix
4 7 (2.04%) FreeBSD
5 6 (1.75%) CentOS
5 6 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.46%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.17%) Android
7 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.87%) DC/OS
8 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.87%) Solaris
8 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (24.49%) Software Engineering
3 73 (21.28%) DevOps
4 67 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (18.37%) Machine Learning
6 62 (18.08%) TDD
7 59 (17.20%) Computer Science
8 53 (15.45%) Scrum
9 48 (13.99%) Artificial Intelligence
9 48 (13.99%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (13.41%) Data Science
10 46 (13.41%) OO
11 43 (12.54%) Cybersecurity
11 43 (12.54%) Test Automation
12 39 (11.37%) Microservices
13 35 (10.20%) SDLC
14 34 (9.91%) Digital Marketing
14 34 (9.91%) Programme Management
15 33 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
16 32 (9.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 183 (53.35%) Java
2 93 (27.11%) JavaScript
3 78 (22.74%) SQL
4 68 (19.83%) C#
5 66 (19.24%) Ruby
6 60 (17.49%) Bash Shell
7 58 (16.91%) C++
8 46 (13.41%) PowerShell
9 29 (8.45%) Perl
10 25 (7.29%) C
10 25 (7.29%) PHP
11 22 (6.41%) R
12 21 (6.12%) Shell Script
13 20 (5.83%) TypeScript
14 12 (3.50%) Go
15 9 (2.62%) PL/SQL
15 9 (2.62%) T-SQL
16 7 (2.04%) Scala
17 6 (1.75%) Java 8
18 5 (1.46%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 94 (27.41%) Degree
2 55 (16.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (10.20%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.96%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.21%) PhD
6 4 (1.17%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.87%) CCNP
7 3 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.54%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.29%) ARP4754
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (21.57%) Docker
2 15 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.62%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.75%) VMware Server
5 5 (1.46%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.87%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.58%) KVM
8 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.29%) etcd
8 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (15.45%) Puppet
2 35 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (9.33%) Kubernetes
4 31 (9.04%) Ansible
5 13 (3.79%) Nessus
5 13 (3.79%) Terraform
6 10 (2.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 6 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (1.17%) Salt
9 3 (0.87%) Graphite
9 3 (0.87%) Packer
10 2 (0.58%) Kibana
10 2 (0.58%) logstash
10 2 (0.58%) Mesos
10 2 (0.58%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.29%) Consul
11 1 (0.29%) linkerd
11 1 (0.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 47 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 42 (12.24%) Oracle
3 37 (10.79%) SAP
4 34 (9.91%) Google
5 23 (6.71%) VMware
6 15 (4.37%) Splunk
7 14 (4.08%) Atlassian
8 13 (3.79%) Cisco
8 13 (3.79%) McAfee
8 13 (3.79%) NetScout
8 13 (3.79%) NetWitness
8 13 (3.79%) Palo Alto
9 9 (2.62%) ArcSight
10 8 (2.33%) Tableau
11 6 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.46%) Workday
13 4 (1.17%) CA
14 3 (0.87%) Adobe
14 3 (0.87%) New Relic
14 3 (0.87%) Teradata