Period
to 24 February 2018

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 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 1,001 580 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 30.37% 25.65% 13.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.48% 36.05% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 736 504 350
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £33,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,413 1,609 1,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 73.21% 71.16% 63.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,837 1,364 1,634
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,325 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Cambridge

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

1 518 (51.75%) C++
2 465 (46.45%) Software Engineering
3 407 (40.66%) Java
4 402 (40.16%) Linux
5 392 (39.16%) C
6 371 (37.06%) Degree
7 349 (34.87%) Computer Science
8 315 (31.47%) Machine Learning
9 295 (29.47%) Mathematics
10 228 (22.78%) Algorithms
11 217 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
12 195 (19.48%) JavaScript
13 182 (18.18%) C#
14 179 (17.88%) Physics
15 159 (15.88%) Artificial Intelligence
16 155 (15.48%) PhD
17 137 (13.69%) Test Automation
18 130 (12.99%) Windows
19 129 (12.89%) Amazon AWS
20 125 (12.49%) SQL
21 121 (12.09%) Data Science
22 119 (11.89%) Multithreading
23 113 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
24 109 (10.89%) Web Services
24 109 (10.89%) Wireless
25 108 (10.79%) SDLC
26 101 (10.09%) DevOps
27 93 (9.29%) OO
28 91 (9.09%) Embedded C
29 88 (8.79%) Ruby

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 35 (3.50%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (2.10%) Apache Spark
3 8 (0.80%) Confluence
4 7 (0.70%) OpenStack
5 5 (0.50%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.40%) nginx
7 3 (0.30%) Apache
8 2 (0.20%) SAS
8 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.100%) DNN
9 1 (0.100%) IIS
9 1 (0.100%) Jetty
9 1 (0.100%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.100%) uWSGI
Applications
1 5 (0.50%) Weka
2 1 (0.100%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.100%) Maya
2 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.100%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.100%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 14 (1.40%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 129 (12.89%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (3.60%) GitHub
3 33 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (2.80%) OpenShift
6 17 (1.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 13 (1.30%) SaaS
8 8 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.30%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.20%) DigitalOcean
13 2 (0.20%) Heroku
13 2 (0.20%) npm
14 1 (0.100%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.100%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.100%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.100%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 109 (10.89%) Wireless
2 60 (5.99%) Internet
3 59 (5.89%) TCP/IP
4 39 (3.90%) Bluetooth
5 32 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (1.30%) WAN
7 12 (1.20%) DNS
8 10 (1.00%) SNMP
9 8 (0.80%) OpenVPN
10 7 (0.70%) 3G
10 7 (0.70%) 4G
11 6 (0.60%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.60%) Firewall
11 6 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (0.40%) HTTP
13 3 (0.30%) SMS
13 3 (0.30%) ZigBee
14 2 (0.20%) AMQP
14 2 (0.20%) Network Security
14 2 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (6.99%) Big Data
2 59 (5.89%) NoSQL
3 47 (4.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 47 (4.70%) Relational Database
4 35 (3.50%) MongoDB
5 21 (2.10%) MySQL
6 20 (2.00%) Hadoop
7 19 (1.90%) Data Mining
7 19 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (1.60%) HBase
8 16 (1.60%) RDBMS
9 11 (1.10%) SQL Server
10 7 (0.70%) Redis
11 5 (0.50%) GIS
11 5 (0.50%) Text Mining
12 4 (0.40%) Blockchain
13 3 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.20%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.20%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 88 (8.79%) Jenkins
2 86 (8.59%) Git (software)
3 50 (5.00%) JIRA
4 39 (3.90%) Cucumber
5 37 (3.70%) Selenium
6 28 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 21 (2.10%) Maven
8 15 (1.50%) Bitbucket
9 14 (1.40%) TeamCity
10 13 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (1.30%) Protractor
11 8 (0.80%) GitLab
11 8 (0.80%) WebDriver
12 7 (0.70%) CircleCI
13 6 (0.60%) Appium
13 6 (0.60%) HP UFT
14 5 (0.50%) Buildbot
14 5 (0.50%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.40%) Mocha
15 4 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 81 (8.09%) Finance
2 67 (6.69%) Electronics
3 50 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.30%) Games
5 30 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 16 (1.60%) Marketing
7 12 (1.20%) Automotive
8 5 (0.50%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.40%) Banking
9 4 (0.40%) Retail
10 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 331 (33.07%) Software Engineer
2 308 (30.77%) Developer
3 187 (18.68%) C++ Software Engineer
4 132 (13.19%) Embedded Engineer
5 109 (10.89%) Software Developer
6 106 (10.59%) Graduate
7 105 (10.49%) C Software Engineer
8 90 (8.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 85 (8.49%) Test Engineer
10 82 (8.19%) C++ Developer
10 82 (8.19%) Python Developer
11 81 (8.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 79 (7.89%) Embedded C Engineer
13 77 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 75 (7.49%) Linux Engineer
15 64 (6.39%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
16 63 (6.29%) Python Software Engineer
17 60 (5.99%) C++ Software Developer
18 58 (5.79%) Embedded C Software Engineer
18 58 (5.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (10.89%) Web Services
2 81 (8.09%) AngularJS
3 74 (7.39%) Django
4 58 (5.79%) Node.js
5 55 (5.49%) TensorFlow
6 54 (5.39%) HTML
7 51 (5.09%) RESTful
8 46 (4.60%) React
9 38 (3.80%) Natural Language Processing
10 31 (3.10%) Spring
11 30 (3.00%) .NET
11 30 (3.00%) Akka
12 29 (2.90%) Flask
13 25 (2.50%) JSON
14 23 (2.30%) CSS
15 21 (2.10%) STL
16 16 (1.60%) LAMP
17 15 (1.50%) jQuery
18 13 (1.30%) HTML5
19 12 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 349 (34.87%) Computer Science
2 228 (22.78%) Algorithms
3 56 (5.59%) Embedded Systems
3 56 (5.59%) Life Science
4 44 (4.40%) Smart City
5 41 (4.10%) Mobile App
6 38 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (3.40%) Fintech
7 34 (3.40%) Internet of Things
8 32 (3.20%) Private Cloud
9 29 (2.90%) Data Structures
10 21 (2.10%) Augmented Reality
11 20 (2.00%) Public Cloud
12 18 (1.80%) Robotics
13 16 (1.60%) Verilog
14 15 (1.50%) 3D Graphics
14 15 (1.50%) User Experience
15 14 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (1.30%) Client/Server
17 12 (1.20%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 402 (40.16%) Linux
2 130 (12.99%) Windows
3 63 (6.29%) Unix
4 39 (3.90%) Android
5 31 (3.10%) Embedded Linux
6 27 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.10%) Mac OS X
9 10 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.70%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.60%) CentOS
12 1 (0.100%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.100%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.100%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.100%) Nucleus RTOS
12 1 (0.100%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.100%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (46.45%) Software Engineering
2 315 (31.47%) Machine Learning
3 295 (29.47%) Mathematics
4 217 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
5 179 (17.88%) Physics
6 159 (15.88%) Artificial Intelligence
7 137 (13.69%) Test Automation
8 121 (12.09%) Data Science
9 119 (11.89%) Multithreading
10 113 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
11 108 (10.79%) SDLC
12 101 (10.09%) DevOps
13 93 (9.29%) OO
14 79 (7.89%) Scrum
15 76 (7.59%) Statistics
16 74 (7.39%) Neural Network
17 72 (7.19%) Signal Processing
18 70 (6.99%) Deep Learning
19 62 (6.19%) Distributed Algorithms
20 61 (6.09%) Reinforcement Learning
Programming Languages
1 518 (51.75%) C++
2 407 (40.66%) Java
3 392 (39.16%) C
4 195 (19.48%) JavaScript
5 182 (18.18%) C#
6 125 (12.49%) SQL
7 91 (9.09%) Embedded C
8 88 (8.79%) Ruby
9 82 (8.19%) Bash Shell
10 80 (7.99%) MATLAB
11 70 (6.99%) PHP
12 61 (6.09%) Perl
13 56 (5.59%) Embedded C++
14 51 (5.09%) Scala
15 32 (3.20%) R
16 23 (2.30%) Julia
17 14 (1.40%) Assembly Language
18 11 (1.10%) Objective-C
19 9 (0.90%) VC++
20 8 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 371 (37.06%) Degree
2 155 (15.48%) PhD
3 72 (7.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.60%) Master's Degree
5 16 (1.60%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (0.60%) ISEB
7 5 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.90%) QA
2 12 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.20%) WAI
4 1 (0.100%) GCP
4 1 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 85 (8.49%) Docker
2 36 (3.60%) Firmware
3 11 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.50%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.40%) KVM
6 4 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.40%) vSphere
7 2 (0.20%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
7 2 (0.20%) Xen
8 1 (0.100%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.100%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.100%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.100%) iptables
8 1 (0.100%) NFS
8 1 (0.100%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.100%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (5.09%) Ansible
1 51 (5.09%) Puppet
2 24 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.00%) Nagios
4 17 (1.70%) Kubernetes
5 12 (1.20%) Terraform
6 5 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.40%) vCenter Server
7 4 (0.40%) vRealize
8 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.100%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.100%) Consul
9 1 (0.100%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.100%) Grafana
9 1 (0.100%) logstash
9 1 (0.100%) Munin
9 1 (0.100%) Packer
9 1 (0.100%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.100%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (3.20%) WorldPay
2 27 (2.70%) Oracle
3 20 (2.00%) AppDynamics
3 20 (2.00%) Splunk
4 19 (1.90%) Google
5 16 (1.60%) Qualys
6 15 (1.50%) VMware
7 13 (1.30%) Microsoft
8 11 (1.10%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.50%) Citrix
9 5 (0.50%) SaltStack
9 5 (0.50%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.40%) BMC
10 4 (0.40%) Cadence
10 4 (0.40%) Cisco
10 4 (0.40%) F5
10 4 (0.40%) Fortinet
10 4 (0.40%) Perforce
10 4 (0.40%) Tableau