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

Python
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 40 51
Rank change year-on-year +21 +11 -22
Permanent jobs citing Python 426 251 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.95% 6.91% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.82% 11.35% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 362 230 164
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,125 £68,750 £85,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £40,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.56% -9.44% +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 2,391 2,212 1,981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.47% 60.87% 57.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,032 1,888 1,825
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £62,500
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 June 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 June 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 June 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.

1 237 (55.63%) Java
2 182 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (32.63%) SQL
4 127 (29.81%) Linux
5 115 (27.00%) C#
6 114 (26.76%) Software Engineering
7 111 (26.06%) Ruby
8 106 (24.88%) Amazon AWS
9 102 (23.94%) JavaScript
10 101 (23.71%) Degree
11 84 (19.72%) Git (software)
11 84 (19.72%) DevOps
12 80 (18.78%) C++
13 78 (18.31%) Finance
14 76 (17.84%) .NET
15 74 (17.37%) Docker
16 70 (16.43%) NoSQL
17 69 (16.20%) Unix
18 68 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
18 68 (15.96%) Scrum
19 66 (15.49%) HTML
20 63 (14.79%) Machine Learning
21 62 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
22 61 (14.32%) CSS
22 61 (14.32%) OO
22 61 (14.32%) Artificial Intelligence
23 60 (14.08%) Computer Science
24 59 (13.85%) Big Data
24 59 (13.85%) Perl
25 58 (13.62%) Windows

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 35 (8.22%) Apache Spark
2 26 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (4.69%) Apache Pig
4 18 (4.23%) Apache
5 15 (3.52%) nginx
6 10 (2.35%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.11%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.17%) Confluence
9 4 (0.94%) SAS
10 3 (0.70%) IIS
10 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.47%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.47%) JBoss
12 1 (0.23%) DNN
12 1 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.11%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.23%) Houdini
4 1 (0.23%) Maya
4 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 106 (24.88%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (13.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (7.28%) Amazon Kinesis
4 26 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (5.16%) GitHub
7 19 (4.46%) Amazon EMR
8 16 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (3.76%) Amazon S3
9 10 (2.35%) AWS OpsWorks
10 9 (2.11%) Office 365
10 9 (2.11%) SaaS
11 8 (1.88%) PaaS
12 6 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (1.41%) Serverless
13 2 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.47%) G Suite
14 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.23%) Bluemix
14 1 (0.23%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.46%) TCP/IP
2 17 (3.99%) HTTP
2 17 (3.99%) Internet
3 16 (3.76%) SMS
4 14 (3.29%) DNS
5 10 (2.35%) Network Security
6 9 (2.11%) DHCP
6 9 (2.11%) Firewall
7 7 (1.64%) VPN
8 4 (0.94%) Sourcefire
9 3 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.70%) Modbus
10 2 (0.47%) SMTP
10 2 (0.47%) SNMP
11 1 (0.23%) IPv4
11 1 (0.23%) LAN
11 1 (0.23%) MQTT
11 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (16.43%) NoSQL
2 59 (13.85%) Big Data
3 54 (12.68%) SQL Server
4 40 (9.39%) Hadoop
5 37 (8.69%) Amazon Redshift
6 32 (7.51%) MySQL
7 31 (7.28%) Power BI
8 30 (7.04%) Relational Database
9 26 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (4.69%) Apache Hive
11 19 (4.46%) Amazon Athena
11 19 (4.46%) Presto
11 19 (4.46%) RDBMS
12 18 (4.23%) BigQuery
12 18 (4.23%) Impala
12 18 (4.23%) MongoDB
12 18 (4.23%) Spotfire
13 17 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (3.29%) Data Mining
14 14 (3.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 84 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 48 (11.27%) Jenkins
3 40 (9.39%) JIRA
4 18 (4.23%) TeamCity
5 17 (3.99%) Cucumber
6 16 (3.76%) Subversion
7 15 (3.52%) Selenium
8 13 (3.05%) Eclipse
8 13 (3.05%) Maven
8 13 (3.05%) PHPUnit
8 13 (3.05%) Visual Studio
9 11 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (2.35%) Ant
10 10 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (2.11%) Mercurial
12 8 (1.88%) Appium
12 8 (1.88%) SpecFlow
13 7 (1.64%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.41%) Calabash
14 6 (1.41%) JUnit
General
1 78 (18.31%) Finance
2 54 (12.68%) Telecoms
3 50 (11.74%) Electronics
4 32 (7.51%) Manufacturing
5 30 (7.04%) Marketing
6 21 (4.93%) Games
6 21 (4.93%) Mandarin Language
7 17 (3.99%) Aerospace
8 16 (3.76%) Retail
9 14 (3.29%) Banking
10 11 (2.58%) Cantonese Language
11 3 (0.70%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 136 (31.92%) Developer
2 56 (13.15%) Software Engineer
3 54 (12.68%) Software Developer
4 40 (9.39%) Analyst
5 39 (9.15%) AWS Engineer
6 38 (8.92%) Graduate
7 35 (8.22%) Java Developer
8 33 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
9 31 (7.28%) DevOps Engineer
10 27 (6.34%) Graduate Developer
10 27 (6.34%) Graduate Software Developer
10 27 (6.34%) Senior Software Engineer
11 23 (5.40%) Linux Engineer
12 21 (4.93%) Data Scientist
13 20 (4.69%) Data Engineer
13 20 (4.69%) Java Engineer
13 20 (4.69%) Senior Developer
14 19 (4.46%) Senior Data Engineer
15 18 (4.23%) Hadoop Engineer
15 18 (4.23%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (17.84%) .NET
2 66 (15.49%) HTML
3 61 (14.32%) CSS
4 39 (9.15%) AngularJS
5 38 (8.92%) jQuery
6 36 (8.45%) HTML5
7 34 (7.98%) REST
8 23 (5.40%) React
9 22 (5.16%) ASP.NET
10 21 (4.93%) CSS3
10 21 (4.93%) Kafka
11 19 (4.46%) MLlib
11 19 (4.46%) Pandas
11 19 (4.46%) Spring
12 17 (3.99%) Web Services
13 16 (3.76%) .NET Core
13 16 (3.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (3.76%) XML
14 15 (3.52%) Node.js
14 15 (3.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (14.08%) Computer Science
2 41 (9.62%) Algorithms
3 33 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (6.81%) User Experience
5 27 (6.34%) Management Information System
6 26 (6.10%) Mobile App
7 20 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (4.46%) Clustering
9 15 (3.52%) ASIC
9 15 (3.52%) SystemC
9 15 (3.52%) Verilog
10 10 (2.35%) Digital TV
11 9 (2.11%) Data Structures
11 9 (2.11%) Digital Media
11 9 (2.11%) Fintech
12 6 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.70%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 127 (29.81%) Linux
2 69 (16.20%) Unix
3 58 (13.62%) Windows
4 19 (4.46%) Android
4 19 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.05%) CentOS
6 12 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.41%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.17%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.47%) Solaris
9 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (42.72%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (26.76%) Software Engineering
3 84 (19.72%) DevOps
4 68 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
4 68 (15.96%) Scrum
5 63 (14.79%) Machine Learning
6 62 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (14.32%) Artificial Intelligence
7 61 (14.32%) OO
8 52 (12.21%) Analytics
9 51 (11.97%) TDD
10 50 (11.74%) Data Science
10 50 (11.74%) Visualisation
11 46 (10.80%) Open Source
12 44 (10.33%) Kanban
13 43 (10.09%) Mentoring
14 37 (8.69%) Test Automation
15 36 (8.45%) BDD
16 35 (8.22%) Mathematics
17 34 (7.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 237 (55.63%) Java
2 139 (32.63%) SQL
3 115 (27.00%) C#
4 111 (26.06%) Ruby
5 102 (23.94%) JavaScript
6 80 (18.78%) C++
7 59 (13.85%) Perl
8 51 (11.97%) PowerShell
9 50 (11.74%) Bash Shell
10 42 (9.86%) Scala
11 37 (8.69%) C
12 34 (7.98%) R
13 31 (7.28%) PHP
14 30 (7.04%) Shell Script
15 21 (4.93%) Go
16 12 (2.82%) Clojure
16 12 (2.82%) Erlang
17 7 (1.64%) Assembly Language
17 7 (1.64%) T-SQL
18 6 (1.41%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 101 (23.71%) Degree
2 47 (11.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (6.81%) Security Cleared
4 26 (6.10%) SC Cleared
5 24 (5.63%) PhD
6 4 (0.94%) CCNP
6 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ISEB
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.93%) QA
2 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.94%) GCP
4 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 74 (17.37%) Docker
2 13 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.41%) VMware Server
4 5 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.17%) KVM
4 5 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.17%) vSphere
5 2 (0.47%) NFS
6 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 50 (11.74%) Puppet
2 38 (8.92%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (5.40%) Ansible
4 15 (3.52%) Terraform
5 10 (2.35%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.94%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.94%) Mesos
7 4 (0.94%) Nessus
7 4 (0.94%) Salt
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%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.23%) HockeyApp
10 1 (0.23%) Rancher
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 55 (12.91%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.56%) Oracle
3 38 (8.92%) Google
4 36 (8.45%) Tableau
5 30 (7.04%) SAP
6 23 (5.40%) Atlassian
7 15 (3.52%) VMware
8 14 (3.29%) Red Hat
9 12 (2.82%) CA
9 12 (2.82%) Cadence
9 12 (2.82%) Synopsys
10 9 (2.11%) McAfee
11 6 (1.41%) ArcSight
12 5 (1.17%) FireEye
13 4 (0.94%) Cisco
13 4 (0.94%) NetScout
13 4 (0.94%) NetWitness
13 4 (0.94%) Palo Alto
14 3 (0.70%) Capita
14 3 (0.70%) Perforce