The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 17 14
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Python 407 154 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 30.10% 13.03% 15.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.94% 18.53% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 324 142 208
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1019 831 938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 75.37% 70.30% 64.51%
Number of salaries quoted 810 748 830
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Cambridge

Python
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Python in Cambridge

Python
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Cambridge over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Python.

1 395 (51.70%) C++
2 345 (45.16%) Java
3 342 (44.76%) Mathematics
4 338 (44.24%) Degree
5 322 (42.15%) Software Engineering
6 300 (39.27%) Computer Science
7 280 (36.65%) C
8 255 (33.38%) Linux
9 224 (29.32%) Physics
9 224 (29.32%) Machine Learning
10 201 (26.31%) Algorithms
11 179 (23.43%) C#
12 162 (21.20%) Perl
13 160 (20.94%) Wireless
14 151 (19.76%) PhD
15 131 (17.15%) MATLAB
16 127 (16.62%) Artificial Intelligence
17 116 (15.18%) Electronics
18 110 (14.40%) Test Automation
19 105 (13.74%) JavaScript
20 103 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
21 100 (13.09%) Windows
22 88 (11.52%) Docker
23 85 (11.13%) Computer Science Degree
24 84 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
25 79 (10.34%) DevOps
26 78 (10.21%) Git (software)
27 77 (10.08%) Wi-Fi
28 74 (9.69%) Telecoms
29 73 (9.55%) Signal Processing

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 39 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (3.40%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.09%) nginx
4 9 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (1.05%) Drupal
6 6 (0.79%) DNN
7 5 (0.65%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.39%) Confluence
9 3 (0.39%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.13%) SAS
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.26%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 84 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.96%) GitHub
5 14 (1.83%) SaaS
6 12 (1.57%) Loggly
7 6 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.79%) IaaS
8 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.52%) Route 53
8 4 (0.52%) Twilio
9 3 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.26%) PaaS
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 160 (20.94%) Wireless
2 77 (10.08%) Wi-Fi
3 62 (8.12%) Bluetooth
4 40 (5.24%) Internet
5 23 (3.01%) Firewall
6 18 (2.36%) DVB
6 18 (2.36%) LTE
6 18 (2.36%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.96%) WLAN
8 11 (1.44%) ZigBee
9 8 (1.05%) HTTP
9 8 (1.05%) SAN
10 6 (0.79%) 802.11
10 6 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (0.79%) PPP
11 5 (0.65%) OFDM
11 5 (0.65%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (0.39%) DNS
12 3 (0.39%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (5.24%) NoSQL
2 37 (4.84%) Big Data
3 29 (3.80%) MongoDB
4 24 (3.14%) MySQL
5 23 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (2.88%) HBase
6 22 (2.88%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.23%) Hadoop
8 16 (2.09%) Redis
9 12 (1.57%) InfluxDB
10 9 (1.18%) Text Mining
11 6 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.65%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.65%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.39%) Geospatial Data
14 3 (0.39%) GIS
15 2 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
15 2 (0.26%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 78 (10.21%) Git (software)
2 59 (7.72%) Jenkins
3 27 (3.53%) Selenium
4 16 (2.09%) JIRA
5 13 (1.70%) Vagrant
6 12 (1.57%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.57%) Grunt
6 12 (1.57%) PHPUnit
6 12 (1.57%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.31%) Visual Studio
8 9 (1.18%) NCrunch
8 9 (1.18%) ReSharper
9 6 (0.79%) JUnit
10 5 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.52%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.52%) CircleCI
11 4 (0.52%) RSpec
12 3 (0.39%) MSI
12 3 (0.39%) WiX
13 2 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 116 (15.18%) Electronics
2 74 (9.69%) Telecoms
3 14 (1.83%) Games
4 12 (1.57%) Finance
5 11 (1.44%) Marketing
6 10 (1.31%) Law
6 10 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.13%) Banking
9 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 239 (31.28%) Developer
2 207 (27.09%) Software Engineer
3 145 (18.98%) Embedded Engineer
4 134 (17.54%) Graduate
5 118 (15.45%) C++ Software Engineer
6 111 (14.53%) Software Developer
7 67 (8.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 63 (8.25%) C++ Developer
9 60 (7.85%) Java Engineer
10 55 (7.20%) C++ Software Developer
11 54 (7.07%) C Software Engineer
12 52 (6.81%) Java Developer
13 51 (6.68%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 51 (6.68%) Embedded C Engineer
14 49 (6.41%) Test Engineer
15 48 (6.28%) DevOps Engineer
16 47 (6.15%) Java Software Engineer
17 46 (6.02%) Python Developer
18 43 (5.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
19 41 (5.37%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (6.68%) .NET
2 43 (5.63%) HTML
3 39 (5.10%) CSS
4 37 (4.84%) HTML5
5 30 (3.93%) Django
6 28 (3.66%) ASP.NET
7 26 (3.40%) CSS3
8 24 (3.14%) Web Services
9 23 (3.01%) jQuery
9 23 (3.01%) Natural Language Processing
10 21 (2.75%) JSON
11 19 (2.49%) Node.js
12 18 (2.36%) AngularJS
12 18 (2.36%) POSIX
13 17 (2.23%) Ruby on Rails
14 16 (2.09%) React
15 14 (1.83%) Apache Axis
16 12 (1.57%) Behat
16 12 (1.57%) Lucene
16 12 (1.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 300 (39.27%) Computer Science
2 201 (26.31%) Algorithms
3 43 (5.63%) Smart City
4 36 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
5 35 (4.58%) Data Structures
6 34 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (4.19%) Internet of Things
8 28 (3.66%) Augmented Reality
9 19 (2.49%) Life Science
10 17 (2.23%) Smartphone
11 15 (1.96%) User Experience
12 14 (1.83%) 3D Printing
13 11 (1.44%) ASIC
13 11 (1.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 11 (1.44%) Smart Home
14 10 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
15 6 (0.79%) SystemC
15 6 (0.79%) Verilog
16 5 (0.65%) Smart Energy
17 4 (0.52%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 255 (33.38%) Linux
2 100 (13.09%) Windows
3 53 (6.94%) Unix
4 34 (4.45%) Android
5 18 (2.36%) CentOS
6 16 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.83%) Apple iOS
8 10 (1.31%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (0.92%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.26%) Debian
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (44.76%) Mathematics
2 322 (42.15%) Software Engineering
3 224 (29.32%) Machine Learning
3 224 (29.32%) Physics
4 127 (16.62%) Artificial Intelligence
5 110 (14.40%) Test Automation
6 103 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (10.34%) DevOps
8 73 (9.55%) Signal Processing
9 68 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (7.46%) Statistics
11 52 (6.81%) Test Scripting
12 48 (6.28%) Mentoring
13 47 (6.15%) OO
14 45 (5.89%) Open Source
15 43 (5.63%) Deep Learning
15 43 (5.63%) Smart City Simulations
16 42 (5.50%) Multithreading
17 40 (5.24%) Bayesian Methods
17 40 (5.24%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 395 (51.70%) C++
2 345 (45.16%) Java
3 280 (36.65%) C
4 179 (23.43%) C#
5 162 (21.20%) Perl
6 131 (17.15%) MATLAB
7 105 (13.74%) JavaScript
8 57 (7.46%) SQL
9 56 (7.33%) Ruby
10 51 (6.68%) Embedded C
11 42 (5.50%) PHP
12 41 (5.37%) R
13 40 (5.24%) Bash Shell
14 31 (4.06%) Scala
15 26 (3.40%) Embedded C++
16 24 (3.14%) Tcl
17 21 (2.75%) Julia
18 17 (2.23%) Assembly Language
19 6 (0.79%) Shell Script
20 4 (0.52%) Lua
Qualifications
1 338 (44.24%) Degree
2 151 (19.76%) PhD
3 85 (11.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (4.97%) Security Cleared
5 35 (4.58%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (0.79%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.39%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.26%) CCNA
8 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.36%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 88 (11.52%) Docker
2 69 (9.03%) Firmware
3 25 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.57%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.92%) LXC
6 6 (0.79%) KVM
6 6 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.26%) Xen
8 1 (0.13%) GFS2
8 1 (0.13%) NFS
8 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (4.06%) Grafana
2 31 (4.06%) Puppet
3 24 (3.14%) Ansible
4 18 (2.36%) Munin
4 18 (2.36%) ZABBIX
5 15 (1.96%) Salt
6 8 (1.05%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.39%) Graphite
7 3 (0.39%) Kibana
7 3 (0.39%) logstash
8 2 (0.26%) Graylog
9 1 (0.13%) Consul
9 1 (0.13%) Packer
9 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (3.93%) VMware
2 20 (2.62%) Perforce
3 12 (1.57%) SaltStack
4 11 (1.44%) Oracle
4 11 (1.44%) Orchard
5 10 (1.31%) Brocade
6 9 (1.18%) Microsoft
6 9 (1.18%) RedGate
7 8 (1.05%) New Relic
8 5 (0.65%) CA
8 5 (0.65%) Riverbed
8 5 (0.65%) Vyatta
9 4 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.52%) Serena
10 3 (0.39%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.39%) Cisco
11 2 (0.26%) Splunk
12 1 (0.13%) Google
12 1 (0.13%) Lattice Semiconductor
12 1 (0.13%) Vertica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48-58k + 30 Days holiday + Medical Ins + Dental Ins + Pension +More!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 45-55k + Share Scheme + 25 days holiday + Flexi time + work from home
Posted: Yesterday
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The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 65k-68k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 60k Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k (DoE) + top benefits & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Lucrative benefits+Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits plus superb benefits
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Empiric
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 (DOE)
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + options
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