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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 3 16 9
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Python 357 194 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 29.26% 13.14% 18.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.67% 21.11% 28.24%
Number of salaries quoted 296 167 221
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 900 919 956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 73.77% 62.26% 66.53%
Number of salaries quoted 705 764 828
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Cambridge

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 341 (53.28%) C++
2 294 (45.94%) Degree
3 263 (41.09%) Java
4 254 (39.69%) Software Engineering
5 246 (38.44%) Linux
6 236 (36.88%) C
7 216 (33.75%) Computer Science
8 213 (33.28%) Mathematics
9 159 (24.84%) Perl
10 134 (20.94%) C#
11 129 (20.16%) Algorithms
12 118 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
13 116 (18.13%) Physics
14 115 (17.97%) Wireless
15 114 (17.81%) Windows
16 113 (17.66%) JavaScript
17 109 (17.03%) Electronics
18 103 (16.09%) Machine Learning
19 81 (12.66%) PhD
20 65 (10.16%) MATLAB
21 64 (10.00%) HTML
22 60 (9.38%) SQL
22 60 (9.38%) CSS
23 59 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
24 58 (9.06%) Unix
25 56 (8.75%) Telecoms
25 56 (8.75%) HTML5
26 55 (8.59%) Test Automation
27 53 (8.28%) Git (software)
27 53 (8.28%) Bluetooth

Python
Top Related 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 29 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (1.56%) Apache Spark
3 6 (0.94%) OpenStack
4 5 (0.78%) DNN
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.63%) Confluence
5 4 (0.63%) nginx
6 3 (0.47%) Jetty
7 2 (0.31%) Drupal
7 2 (0.31%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.16%) Apache
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.16%) Luigi
8 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.16%) SAS
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.63%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 59 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.53%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (2.19%) GitHub
5 6 (0.94%) SaaS
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.63%) Route 53
6 4 (0.63%) Twilio
7 3 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.47%) IaaS
7 3 (0.47%) Loggly
8 2 (0.31%) PaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 115 (17.97%) Wireless
2 53 (8.28%) Bluetooth
3 46 (7.19%) Wi-Fi
4 30 (4.69%) Internet
5 18 (2.81%) HTTP
6 17 (2.66%) 802.11
6 17 (2.66%) TCP/IP
7 14 (2.19%) DVB
7 14 (2.19%) LTE
8 13 (2.03%) Firewall
9 11 (1.72%) Ethernet
10 9 (1.41%) ZigBee
11 8 (1.25%) DNS
11 8 (1.25%) SAN
12 7 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (0.94%) DHCP
13 6 (0.94%) LDAP
13 6 (0.94%) Software-Defined Networking
14 5 (0.78%) PPP
14 5 (0.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.41%) NoSQL
2 39 (6.09%) MySQL
3 35 (5.47%) Big Data
4 25 (3.91%) Relational Database
5 24 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.66%) HBase
7 15 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.56%) Lumira
8 10 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 10 (1.56%) Spotfire
9 6 (0.94%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.78%) Redis
11 4 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.47%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.47%) InfluxDB
12 3 (0.47%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.31%) GIS
Development Applications
1 53 (8.28%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.53%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.34%) Selenium
4 11 (1.72%) Grunt
5 10 (1.56%) Bugzilla
5 10 (1.56%) JIRA
5 10 (1.56%) TeamCity
6 9 (1.41%) NCrunch
6 9 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
6 9 (1.41%) ReSharper
6 9 (1.41%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.09%) Eclipse
7 7 (1.09%) JUnit
7 7 (1.09%) Subversion
8 4 (0.63%) HP UFT
9 3 (0.47%) LabVIEW
9 3 (0.47%) PHPUnit
9 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.31%) TestComplete
General
1 109 (17.03%) Electronics
2 56 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 22 (3.44%) Games
4 21 (3.28%) Finance
5 15 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (1.72%) Law
7 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.78%) Banking
8 5 (0.78%) Marketing
9 4 (0.63%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 199 (31.09%) Developer
2 172 (26.88%) Software Engineer
3 104 (16.25%) Embedded Engineer
4 91 (14.22%) C++ Software Engineer
5 84 (13.13%) Software Developer
6 76 (11.88%) Graduate
7 70 (10.94%) Test Engineer
8 62 (9.69%) Java Engineer
9 58 (9.06%) Java Developer
10 49 (7.66%) Java Software Engineer
11 47 (7.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 43 (6.72%) C++ Developer
13 39 (6.09%) Software Test Engineer
14 37 (5.78%) Embedded C Engineer
15 36 (5.63%) Development Engineer
16 33 (5.16%) Senior Software Engineer
17 31 (4.84%) C++ Software Developer
17 31 (4.84%) Full Stack Developer
17 31 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
18 30 (4.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.00%) HTML
2 60 (9.38%) CSS
3 56 (8.75%) HTML5
4 53 (8.28%) .NET
5 32 (5.00%) CSS3
5 32 (5.00%) jQuery
5 32 (5.00%) Web Services
6 30 (4.69%) Django
6 30 (4.69%) XML
7 29 (4.53%) JSON
8 28 (4.38%) ASP.NET
9 21 (3.28%) RESTful
10 17 (2.66%) 802.1X
10 17 (2.66%) Node.js
11 16 (2.50%) AngularJS
12 15 (2.34%) REST
13 14 (2.19%) Natural Language Processing
14 11 (1.72%) POSIX
15 10 (1.56%) Catalyst
15 10 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 216 (33.75%) Computer Science
2 129 (20.16%) Algorithms
3 31 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
4 27 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (4.22%) Linux Command Line
5 23 (3.59%) User Experience
6 22 (3.44%) Data Structures
7 18 (2.81%) Internet of Things
8 15 (2.34%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.88%) Augmented Reality
9 12 (1.88%) Device Driver
9 12 (1.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 11 (1.72%) ASIC
11 9 (1.41%) Verilog
12 8 (1.25%) Life Science
12 8 (1.25%) Smart Home
12 8 (1.25%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.94%) SystemC
14 5 (0.78%) Data Centre
15 4 (0.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 246 (38.44%) Linux
2 114 (17.81%) Windows
3 58 (9.06%) Unix
4 24 (3.75%) Android
5 15 (2.34%) CentOS
6 11 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.41%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (0.94%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.94%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.16%) Solaris
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (39.69%) Software Engineering
2 213 (33.28%) Mathematics
3 118 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (18.13%) Physics
5 103 (16.09%) Machine Learning
6 55 (8.59%) Test Automation
7 53 (8.28%) Mentoring
8 49 (7.66%) Test Scripting
9 48 (7.50%) Automated Testing
9 48 (7.50%) Scrum
10 45 (7.03%) Artificial Intelligence
10 45 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (6.88%) Signal Processing
12 40 (6.25%) SDLC
13 39 (6.09%) Open Source
14 38 (5.94%) Multithreading
15 37 (5.78%) OO
16 35 (5.47%) DevOps
17 33 (5.16%) Analytics
18 32 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 341 (53.28%) C++
2 263 (41.09%) Java
3 236 (36.88%) C
4 159 (24.84%) Perl
5 134 (20.94%) C#
6 113 (17.66%) JavaScript
7 65 (10.16%) MATLAB
8 60 (9.38%) SQL
9 52 (8.13%) Bash Shell
10 44 (6.88%) Embedded C
11 36 (5.63%) Ruby
12 32 (5.00%) Tcl
13 25 (3.91%) Assembly Language
14 20 (3.13%) PHP
15 16 (2.50%) Scala
16 15 (2.34%) Embedded C++
17 13 (2.03%) R
18 10 (1.56%) Lua
19 9 (1.41%) PL/SQL
19 9 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 294 (45.94%) Degree
2 81 (12.66%) PhD
3 15 (2.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.38%) QA
2 3 (0.47%) WAI
3 2 (0.31%) ISO13485
System Software
1 45 (7.03%) Firmware
2 43 (6.72%) Docker
3 30 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.09%) KVM
6 5 (0.78%) LXC
6 5 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.31%) NFS
7 2 (0.31%) vSphere
7 2 (0.31%) Xen
8 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.16%) GFS2
8 1 (0.16%) Samba
8 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (3.75%) Puppet
2 23 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.50%) Ansible
4 14 (2.19%) Grafana
5 13 (2.03%) Salt
6 10 (1.56%) Munin
6 10 (1.56%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.31%) Kibana
7 2 (0.31%) logstash
8 1 (0.16%) Consul
8 1 (0.16%) Graphite
8 1 (0.16%) Packer
8 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (5.47%) VMware
2 30 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.13%) Oracle
4 11 (1.72%) Brocade
4 11 (1.72%) Dell
4 11 (1.72%) HP
5 9 (1.41%) RedGate
6 5 (0.78%) CA
6 5 (0.78%) Riverbed
6 5 (0.78%) Serena
6 5 (0.78%) Vyatta
7 4 (0.63%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.63%) Cisco
7 4 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.63%) SAP
8 3 (0.47%) Cognos
8 3 (0.47%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.47%) SaltStack
8 3 (0.47%) Tableau
9 2 (0.31%) New Relic
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary DOE + Stock + More
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Company Cul
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: £40,000+
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum £30,000 - £55,000 depending on exper
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent with comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago