Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 6 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 740 833 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.75% 22.86% 12.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.37% 32.21% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 576 663 393
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +4.40% +1.11%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,092 2,586 2,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 55.83% 70.97% 63.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,551 2,122 1,988
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Cambridgeshire

Python
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Python in Cambridgeshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Cambridgeshire

Python
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Cambridge 0 688 £52,500 +5.00% 212
Peterborough - 35 £49,500 - 7
Ely - 3 - -
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 325 (43.92%) C++
2 295 (39.86%) Software Engineering
3 276 (37.30%) Linux
4 272 (36.76%) Java
5 241 (32.57%) Machine Learning
6 204 (27.57%) C
7 201 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
8 171 (23.11%) Mathematics
9 166 (22.43%) JavaScript
10 162 (21.89%) Algorithms
11 159 (21.49%) Degree
12 156 (21.08%) C#
13 154 (20.81%) Computer Science
14 143 (19.32%) PhD
15 142 (19.19%) Artificial Intelligence
16 134 (18.11%) Test Automation
17 123 (16.62%) Amazon AWS
18 108 (14.59%) Web Services
19 107 (14.46%) DevOps
20 105 (14.19%) Windows
21 99 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
22 95 (12.84%) SQL
23 94 (12.70%) Git (software)
24 93 (12.57%) Multithreading
25 91 (12.30%) Docker
26 89 (12.03%) Bash Shell
27 88 (11.89%) Physics
27 88 (11.89%) Jenkins
28 84 (11.35%) Ansible
29 83 (11.22%) Deep Learning

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 31 (4.19%) Apache Spark
2 25 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (3.24%) OpenStack
4 15 (2.03%) Confluence
5 10 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 10 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 9 (1.22%) Apache
6 9 (1.22%) nginx
7 5 (0.68%) IIS
8 3 (0.41%) WordPress
9 2 (0.27%) CMS
10 1 (0.14%) Drupal
10 1 (0.14%) SAS
10 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (0.95%) HipChat
2 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.14%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 12 (1.62%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (1.35%) Documaker
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 123 (16.62%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (5.95%) GitHub
4 30 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (2.03%) IaaS
6 12 (1.62%) OpenShift
6 12 (1.62%) SaaS
7 10 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.95%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.95%) Dropbox
9 4 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.41%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.27%) Firebase
12 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 52 (7.03%) TCP/IP
2 40 (5.41%) DNS
3 35 (4.73%) Firewall
4 28 (3.78%) HTTP
5 26 (3.51%) SSL
5 26 (3.51%) Wireless
6 19 (2.57%) Internet
7 18 (2.43%) VPN
8 17 (2.30%) MPLS
9 12 (1.62%) SNMP
10 11 (1.49%) DHCP
10 11 (1.49%) SMS
11 10 (1.35%) FTP
11 10 (1.35%) HTTPS
11 10 (1.35%) ICMP
11 10 (1.35%) IPsec
11 10 (1.35%) POP3
11 10 (1.35%) SMTP
11 10 (1.35%) SSH
11 10 (1.35%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (9.05%) Big Data
2 50 (6.76%) NoSQL
3 49 (6.62%) MongoDB
4 46 (6.22%) SQL Server
5 42 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 31 (4.19%) Hadoop
7 29 (3.92%) MySQL
8 24 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (2.16%) HBase
9 16 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.35%) Blockchain
10 10 (1.35%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
12 8 (1.08%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.08%) Sqoop
13 7 (0.95%) Apache Hive
13 7 (0.95%) Power BI
14 6 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.68%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 94 (12.70%) Git (software)
2 88 (11.89%) Jenkins
3 47 (6.35%) JIRA
4 38 (5.14%) Selenium
5 25 (3.38%) Cucumber
6 22 (2.97%) Sonatype Nexus
6 22 (2.97%) Visual Studio
7 15 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (1.76%) Subversion
9 11 (1.49%) Vagrant
10 10 (1.35%) Gerrit
11 9 (1.22%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.08%) JUnit
13 7 (0.95%) Bitbucket
13 7 (0.95%) ReSharper
14 5 (0.68%) GoCD
14 5 (0.68%) Gradle
14 5 (0.68%) Maven
14 5 (0.68%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.68%) Protractor
General
1 63 (8.51%) Finance
2 43 (5.81%) Games
3 33 (4.46%) Automotive
4 27 (3.65%) Marketing
5 19 (2.57%) Electronics
6 16 (2.16%) Aerospace
6 16 (2.16%) Publishing
7 12 (1.62%) Retail
8 11 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.22%) Law
11 7 (0.95%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.41%) Military
13 2 (0.27%) Advertising
13 2 (0.27%) Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 244 (32.97%) Developer
2 175 (23.65%) Software Engineer
3 89 (12.03%) Software Developer
4 80 (10.81%) Graduate
5 79 (10.68%) Python Engineer
6 70 (9.46%) C++ Software Engineer
7 68 (9.19%) Test Engineer
8 57 (7.70%) C++ Developer
9 56 (7.57%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 53 (7.16%) Python Developer
11 52 (7.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 49 (6.62%) Graduate Developer
13 43 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
14 41 (5.54%) C Software Engineer
15 37 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 37 (5.00%) Java Developer
16 34 (4.59%) C++ Software Developer
16 34 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
17 33 (4.46%) C/C++ Software Engineer
18 31 (4.19%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (14.59%) Web Services
2 77 (10.41%) Natural Language Processing
3 74 (10.00%) TensorFlow
4 66 (8.92%) AngularJS
5 65 (8.78%) HTML
6 60 (8.11%) CSS
7 59 (7.97%) RESTful
8 47 (6.35%) .NET
9 44 (5.95%) Node.js
10 33 (4.46%) Django
11 25 (3.38%) Middleware
12 23 (3.11%) REST
13 22 (2.97%) JSON
14 19 (2.57%) HTML5
15 18 (2.43%) Angular 2
15 18 (2.43%) CSS3
16 17 (2.30%) jQuery
16 17 (2.30%) React
16 17 (2.30%) SOAP
17 15 (2.03%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 162 (21.89%) Algorithms
2 154 (20.81%) Computer Science
3 36 (4.86%) Life Science
4 34 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (4.19%) User Experience
6 29 (3.92%) Smart City
7 24 (3.24%) Public Cloud
8 21 (2.84%) Data Centre
9 19 (2.57%) Robotics
10 17 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
11 16 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (2.03%) Data Structures
12 15 (2.03%) Fintech
13 14 (1.89%) Management Information System
14 13 (1.76%) Private Cloud
15 12 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
15 12 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
16 11 (1.49%) CUDA
17 10 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
17 10 (1.35%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 276 (37.30%) Linux
2 105 (14.19%) Windows
3 39 (5.27%) Android
4 38 (5.14%) Unix
5 27 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (3.38%) CentOS
7 24 (3.24%) Windows Server
8 22 (2.97%) Apple iOS
9 13 (1.76%) Embedded Linux
10 11 (1.49%) Mac OS X
11 10 (1.35%) Debian
11 10 (1.35%) Solaris
11 10 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.22%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.68%) Robot Operating System
13 5 (0.68%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.27%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (39.86%) Software Engineering
2 241 (32.57%) Machine Learning
3 201 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
4 171 (23.11%) Mathematics
5 142 (19.19%) Artificial Intelligence
6 134 (18.11%) Test Automation
7 107 (14.46%) DevOps
8 99 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
9 93 (12.57%) Multithreading
10 88 (11.89%) Physics
11 83 (11.22%) Deep Learning
12 78 (10.54%) Data Science
13 72 (9.73%) Scrum
14 71 (9.59%) Bayesian Methods
15 70 (9.46%) Distributed Algorithms
16 64 (8.65%) OO
17 59 (7.97%) Reinforcement Learning
18 51 (6.89%) SDLC
19 49 (6.62%) Analytics
20 47 (6.35%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 325 (43.92%) C++
2 272 (36.76%) Java
3 204 (27.57%) C
4 166 (22.43%) JavaScript
5 156 (21.08%) C#
6 95 (12.84%) SQL
7 89 (12.03%) Bash Shell
8 56 (7.57%) Ruby
9 52 (7.03%) PHP
10 51 (6.89%) Perl
11 41 (5.54%) PowerShell
12 27 (3.65%) Scala
13 24 (3.24%) MATLAB
14 23 (3.11%) Go
14 23 (3.11%) R
15 19 (2.57%) Embedded C
15 19 (2.57%) Embedded C++
16 12 (1.62%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.49%) VBA
18 10 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 159 (21.49%) Degree
2 143 (19.32%) PhD
3 49 (6.62%) MPhil
4 28 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (2.30%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (1.89%) CCNA
6 14 (1.89%) CEH
6 14 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
6 14 (1.89%) GCIA
7 12 (1.62%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.54%) ISEB
9 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.41%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.14%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.76%) QA
2 9 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.81%) SLA
4 4 (0.54%) ARP4754
5 1 (0.14%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 91 (12.30%) Docker
2 43 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.11%) Active Directory
4 16 (2.16%) vSphere
5 15 (2.03%) Virtual Desktop
5 15 (2.03%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (1.35%) Samba
6 10 (1.35%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.95%) HDFS
7 7 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.81%) Firmware
9 5 (0.68%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.14%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 84 (11.35%) Ansible
2 52 (7.03%) Puppet
3 44 (5.95%) Kubernetes
4 35 (4.73%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (3.38%) Terraform
5 25 (3.38%) vRealize
6 15 (2.03%) vCenter Server
7 14 (1.89%) QRadar
8 13 (1.76%) Nagios
9 10 (1.35%) CSIRT
9 10 (1.35%) Rancher
9 10 (1.35%) Sysdig
10 8 (1.08%) Consul
10 8 (1.08%) Packer
11 7 (0.95%) Grafana
11 7 (0.95%) Oozie
11 7 (0.95%) Salt
12 6 (0.81%) Munin
12 6 (0.81%) Prometheus
12 6 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (6.35%) VMware
2 37 (5.00%) WorldPay
3 33 (4.46%) Splunk
4 28 (3.78%) AppDynamics
4 28 (3.78%) Cisco
5 25 (3.38%) BMC
6 24 (3.24%) Microsoft
7 20 (2.70%) ServiceNow
8 18 (2.43%) Fortinet
9 17 (2.30%) Oracle
10 16 (2.16%) Citrix
11 15 (2.03%) F5
12 14 (1.89%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.35%) HP
13 10 (1.35%) IBM
13 10 (1.35%) Intel
13 10 (1.35%) New Relic
14 9 (1.22%) Hortonworks
15 8 (1.08%) Perforce
16 7 (0.95%) CA