Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Python
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2 +47
Permanent jobs citing Python 372 204 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.67% 6.38% 6.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.77% 11.30% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 324 188 190
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.41% +64.63%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,750 £35,325
90th Percentile £67,125 £90,000 £85,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +7.59%

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 2359 1806 2283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.35% 56.46% 60.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1988 1585 2074
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,125
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Python.

1 158 (42.47%) Java
2 135 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (29.57%) Linux
4 105 (28.23%) Ruby
5 102 (27.42%) Degree
6 98 (26.34%) Machine Learning
7 93 (25.00%) C#
8 90 (24.19%) Finance
9 87 (23.39%) Business Intelligence
10 86 (23.12%) Electronics
11 85 (22.85%) C++
11 85 (22.85%) Computer Science
12 83 (22.31%) Software Engineering
12 83 (22.31%) JavaScript
13 80 (21.51%) Telecoms
14 73 (19.62%) Marketing
15 72 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
16 71 (19.09%) SQL
17 70 (18.82%) SAP
18 69 (18.55%) Manufacturing
18 69 (18.55%) Programme Management
18 69 (18.55%) Digital Marketing
18 69 (18.55%) Computer Science Degree
19 68 (18.28%) DevOps
19 68 (18.28%) Algorithms
20 63 (16.94%) Puppet
21 58 (15.59%) Analytics
21 58 (15.59%) Shell Script
22 55 (14.78%) Perl
23 53 (14.25%) .NET

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 30 (8.06%) Apache Spark
2 24 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (3.49%) Confluence
4 11 (2.96%) DNN
5 6 (1.61%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.34%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.34%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.08%) Apache
7 4 (1.08%) Drupal
7 4 (1.08%) JBoss
7 4 (1.08%) SAS
7 4 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.54%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.54%) nginx
8 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.27%) Jetty
9 1 (0.27%) Papyrus
Applications
1 4 (1.08%) SPSS
2 2 (0.54%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 72 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.99%) Google Cloud Platform
2 26 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.11%) Amazon Kinesis
4 14 (3.76%) Amazon EMR
5 11 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (2.42%) GitHub
7 7 (1.88%) PaaS
8 6 (1.61%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.61%) SaaS
9 3 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.54%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.54%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.54%) IaaS
10 2 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.22%) TCP/IP
2 32 (8.60%) DNS
3 19 (5.11%) Firewall
4 18 (4.84%) DHCP
5 10 (2.69%) HTTP
6 9 (2.42%) Internet
6 9 (2.42%) VPN
7 7 (1.88%) FTP
8 4 (1.08%) SMS
9 3 (0.81%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.54%) Network Security
10 2 (0.54%) Wireless
11 1 (0.27%) 3G
11 1 (0.27%) 4G
11 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.27%) MQTT
11 1 (0.27%) NGN
11 1 (0.27%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.41%) Data Mining
2 34 (9.14%) Big Data
3 32 (8.60%) MySQL
4 31 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 25 (6.72%) Relational Database
6 21 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (5.38%) Amazon Redshift
8 18 (4.84%) MongoDB
9 17 (4.57%) BigQuery
9 17 (4.57%) Hadoop
10 16 (4.30%) Apache Hive
11 14 (3.76%) Neo4j
11 14 (3.76%) NoSQL
12 9 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (2.42%) Impala
13 8 (2.15%) Power BI
14 7 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.88%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.88%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.34%) GIS
Development Applications
1 51 (13.71%) Git (software)
2 33 (8.87%) Jenkins
3 20 (5.38%) JIRA
4 19 (5.11%) Appium
4 19 (5.11%) Calabash
4 19 (5.11%) JMeter
5 17 (4.57%) Cucumber
5 17 (4.57%) TeamCity
6 16 (4.30%) SpecFlow
7 15 (4.03%) JUnit
8 14 (3.76%) Selenium
9 13 (3.49%) Gatling
9 13 (3.49%) JBehave
10 10 (2.69%) Subversion
11 7 (1.88%) Gradle
12 6 (1.61%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.34%) Bitbucket
14 4 (1.08%) Valgrind
15 3 (0.81%) GitLab
16 2 (0.54%) Xcode
General
1 90 (24.19%) Finance
2 86 (23.12%) Electronics
3 80 (21.51%) Telecoms
4 73 (19.62%) Marketing
5 69 (18.55%) Manufacturing
6 18 (4.84%) Games
7 11 (2.96%) Retail
8 9 (2.42%) Advertising
9 8 (2.15%) Banking
10 5 (1.34%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 109 (29.30%) Developer
2 47 (12.63%) Software Engineer
3 37 (9.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (8.60%) Machine Learning Researcher
5 29 (7.80%) Software Developer
6 28 (7.53%) Graduate
7 26 (6.99%) Junior
8 22 (5.91%) Python Developer
8 22 (5.91%) Tester
9 21 (5.65%) Automation Tester
9 21 (5.65%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (5.38%) C++ Software Engineer
11 19 (5.11%) Data Engineer
12 16 (4.30%) Java Developer
13 15 (4.03%) Senior DevOps
13 15 (4.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 14 (3.76%) Graduate Developer
14 14 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
15 13 (3.49%) Developer in Test
15 13 (3.49%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (14.25%) .NET
2 43 (11.56%) HTML
3 39 (10.48%) CSS
4 31 (8.33%) React
5 26 (6.99%) jQuery
6 25 (6.72%) AngularJS
7 21 (5.65%) Django
8 19 (5.11%) ASP.NET
8 19 (5.11%) Web Services
9 17 (4.57%) HTML5
9 17 (4.57%) Theano
10 14 (3.76%) Node.js
10 14 (3.76%) REST
10 14 (3.76%) TensorFlow
11 13 (3.49%) OpenCV
12 12 (3.23%) Flask
13 11 (2.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 10 (2.69%) MLlib
14 10 (2.69%) Pandas
14 10 (2.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 85 (22.85%) Computer Science
2 68 (18.28%) Algorithms
3 44 (11.83%) Mobile App
4 22 (5.91%) Robotics
5 15 (4.03%) Data Structures
5 15 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (3.76%) User Experience
7 10 (2.69%) Clustering
7 10 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.42%) Digital Media
9 8 (2.15%) Internet of Things
10 7 (1.88%) Cyber Defence
11 6 (1.61%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.34%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.08%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.81%) Blog
14 3 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
14 3 (0.81%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 110 (29.57%) Linux
2 52 (13.98%) Windows
3 42 (11.29%) Unix
4 20 (5.38%) Ubuntu
5 12 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.96%) Android
7 3 (0.81%) Debian
7 3 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.54%) CentOS
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (36.29%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (26.34%) Machine Learning
3 87 (23.39%) Business Intelligence
4 83 (22.31%) Software Engineering
5 69 (18.55%) Digital Marketing
5 69 (18.55%) Programme Management
6 68 (18.28%) DevOps
7 58 (15.59%) Analytics
8 38 (10.22%) TDD
9 37 (9.95%) Test Automation
10 33 (8.87%) Scrum
11 32 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (8.33%) OO
13 30 (8.06%) Configuration Management
13 30 (8.06%) Open Source
13 30 (8.06%) Visualisation
14 29 (7.80%) Mathematics
15 27 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
16 26 (6.99%) Computer Vision
16 26 (6.99%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 158 (42.47%) Java
2 105 (28.23%) Ruby
3 93 (25.00%) C#
4 85 (22.85%) C++
5 83 (22.31%) JavaScript
6 71 (19.09%) SQL
7 58 (15.59%) Shell Script
8 55 (14.78%) Perl
9 42 (11.29%) Scala
10 38 (10.22%) Bash Shell
11 36 (9.68%) PowerShell
12 28 (7.53%) C
13 25 (6.72%) Go
14 20 (5.38%) R
15 19 (5.11%) PHP
16 16 (4.30%) MATLAB
17 7 (1.88%) F#
18 6 (1.61%) Clojure
18 6 (1.61%) Haskell
19 4 (1.08%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 102 (27.42%) Degree
2 69 (18.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (12.90%) PhD
4 23 (6.18%) SC Cleared
4 23 (6.18%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.15%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.08%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.81%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) CCNA
8 1 (0.27%) CCNP
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.27%) MCSA
8 1 (0.27%) MCSE
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.42%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) GPG13
3 5 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.34%) GCP
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (9.41%) Docker
2 7 (1.88%) Snort
3 4 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.81%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.54%) vSphere
5 2 (0.54%) Xen
5 2 (0.54%) XenServer
6 1 (0.27%) HDFS
6 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) LXC
6 1 (0.27%) NFS
6 1 (0.27%) RHEV
6 1 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 63 (16.94%) Puppet
2 45 (12.10%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (8.87%) Ansible
4 14 (3.76%) Terraform
5 9 (2.42%) Salt
6 8 (2.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 8 (2.15%) Nessus
7 7 (1.88%) ArcSight ESM
7 7 (1.88%) RSA Archer
7 7 (1.88%) RSA enVision
7 7 (1.88%) RSA Security Analytics
7 7 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (1.61%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.08%) Cobbler
9 4 (1.08%) Nagios
10 3 (0.81%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.81%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 70 (18.82%) SAP
2 28 (7.53%) Google
2 28 (7.53%) Oracle
3 25 (6.72%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.57%) Tableau
5 14 (3.76%) ArcSight
5 14 (3.76%) Sourcefire
6 10 (2.69%) McAfee
7 8 (2.15%) Cisco
7 8 (2.15%) Palo Alto
7 8 (2.15%) SolarWinds
8 7 (1.88%) LogLogic
8 7 (1.88%) NetScout
8 7 (1.88%) NetWitness
8 7 (1.88%) Symantec
8 7 (1.88%) Trend Micro
9 6 (1.61%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.34%) Splunk
10 5 (1.34%) VMware
11 4 (1.08%) Yahoo!