Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Python 1,175 755 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.58% 21.95% 10.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.09% 31.87% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 800 638 360
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £33,475
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,375 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%

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 3,006 2,369 2,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 65.45% 68.89% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,194 1,966 2,041
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £69,625 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +1 1,128 £50,000 +11.11% 171
Peterborough -15 6 £40,000 -48.39% 6
Huntingdon -7 2 £52,500 +48.94%
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 600 (51.06%) C++
2 543 (46.21%) Software Engineering
3 476 (40.51%) Linux
4 452 (38.47%) Java
5 434 (36.94%) C
6 366 (31.15%) Computer Science
7 359 (30.55%) Degree
8 351 (29.87%) Mathematics
8 351 (29.87%) Machine Learning
9 287 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
10 261 (22.21%) Algorithms
11 239 (20.34%) Artificial Intelligence
12 238 (20.26%) JavaScript
13 203 (17.28%) Physics
14 190 (16.17%) C#
15 189 (16.09%) PhD
16 180 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
17 170 (14.47%) Test Automation
18 160 (13.62%) Windows
19 159 (13.53%) Web Services
20 152 (12.94%) DevOps
21 142 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
22 137 (11.66%) SQL
23 135 (11.49%) Data Science
24 122 (10.38%) Bash Shell
25 120 (10.21%) Jenkins
26 119 (10.13%) Multithreading
27 117 (9.96%) Ruby
28 114 (9.70%) Docker
28 114 (9.70%) SDLC

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 (2.64%) Apache Spark
2 30 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (1.45%) OpenStack
4 14 (1.19%) Confluence
5 12 (1.02%) Apache
5 12 (1.02%) nginx
6 6 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.43%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.26%) SAS
9 1 (0.085%) IIS
9 1 (0.085%) Jetty
9 1 (0.085%) uWSGI
Applications
1 6 (0.51%) HipChat
2 4 (0.34%) Weka
3 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.17%) SPSS
4 1 (0.085%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.085%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.085%) Maya
4 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.085%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.085%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.085%) Simulink
4 1 (0.085%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 26 (2.21%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.51%) Documaker
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 180 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (6.13%) GitHub
3 67 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (3.40%) OpenShift
5 32 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (1.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 16 (1.36%) SaaS
8 13 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (0.68%) IaaS
11 7 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.51%) Dropbox
12 6 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.34%) DigitalOcean
14 4 (0.34%) Heroku
15 3 (0.26%) Amazon S3
16 2 (0.17%) npm
17 1 (0.085%) Dynamics 365
17 1 (0.085%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.62%) Wireless
2 62 (5.28%) TCP/IP
3 58 (4.94%) Internet
4 42 (3.57%) DNS
5 33 (2.81%) Firewall
6 18 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (1.36%) SNMP
8 14 (1.19%) Bluetooth
9 13 (1.11%) WAN
10 9 (0.77%) DHCP
11 8 (0.68%) HTTP
11 8 (0.68%) ICMP
11 8 (0.68%) SSH
11 8 (0.68%) SSL
12 7 (0.60%) HTTPS
12 7 (0.60%) OpenVPN
13 6 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (0.51%) FTP
13 6 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (0.51%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (6.55%) Big Data
2 70 (5.96%) NoSQL
3 54 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 52 (4.43%) Relational Database
5 40 (3.40%) MongoDB
6 29 (2.47%) SQL Server
7 28 (2.38%) MySQL
8 25 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (1.62%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.28%) Data Mining
10 15 (1.28%) HBase
11 10 (0.85%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.68%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.51%) Text Mining
14 5 (0.43%) Blockchain
15 4 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.34%) GIS
16 3 (0.26%) Power BI
16 3 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 2 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 120 (10.21%) Jenkins
2 88 (7.49%) Git (software)
3 54 (4.60%) JIRA
4 47 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 46 (3.91%) Sonatype Nexus
6 42 (3.57%) Selenium
7 20 (1.70%) Maven
8 17 (1.45%) TeamCity
9 13 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (1.02%) Bitbucket
10 12 (1.02%) Protractor
11 10 (0.85%) GitLab
11 10 (0.85%) HP UFT
11 10 (0.85%) Visual Studio
12 9 (0.77%) Gerrit
13 8 (0.68%) CircleCI
14 7 (0.60%) Vagrant
15 6 (0.51%) ReSharper
16 5 (0.43%) Appium
16 5 (0.43%) Mercurial
General
1 86 (7.32%) Finance
2 69 (5.87%) Electronics
3 52 (4.43%) Games
4 41 (3.49%) Marketing
5 26 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 23 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 19 (1.62%) Automotive
8 13 (1.11%) Aerospace
9 11 (0.94%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.60%) Publishing
11 5 (0.43%) Banking
12 4 (0.34%) Retail
13 1 (0.085%) Law
Job Titles
1 374 (31.83%) Software Engineer
2 366 (31.15%) Developer
3 231 (19.66%) C++ Software Engineer
4 176 (14.98%) Python Engineer
5 142 (12.09%) C Software Engineer
6 136 (11.57%) Embedded Engineer
7 135 (11.49%) Software Developer
8 124 (10.55%) Graduate
9 116 (9.87%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 108 (9.19%) C++ Developer
11 107 (9.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 97 (8.26%) Test Engineer
13 91 (7.74%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 87 (7.40%) Embedded C Engineer
15 78 (6.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
15 78 (6.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
16 77 (6.55%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
17 76 (6.47%) C++ Software Developer
17 76 (6.47%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
18 75 (6.38%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (13.53%) Web Services
2 99 (8.43%) AngularJS
3 91 (7.74%) RESTful
4 80 (6.81%) Django
5 77 (6.55%) TensorFlow
6 71 (6.04%) Node.js
7 66 (5.62%) Natural Language Processing
8 61 (5.19%) HTML
9 52 (4.43%) .NET
10 42 (3.57%) Spring
11 41 (3.49%) Akka
12 40 (3.40%) React
13 37 (3.15%) STL
14 33 (2.81%) Middleware
15 29 (2.47%) OpenGL
16 28 (2.38%) jQuery
17 27 (2.30%) CSS
18 24 (2.04%) LAMP
19 22 (1.87%) .NET Framework
19 22 (1.87%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 366 (31.15%) Computer Science
2 261 (22.21%) Algorithms
3 61 (5.19%) Life Science
4 52 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (4.09%) Private Cloud
6 46 (3.91%) Public Cloud
7 44 (3.74%) Embedded Systems
7 44 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
8 40 (3.40%) Smart City
9 39 (3.32%) Fintech
10 33 (2.81%) Data Centre
10 33 (2.81%) Linux Command Line
11 31 (2.64%) User Experience
12 28 (2.38%) Internet of Things
12 28 (2.38%) Mobile App
13 27 (2.30%) Data Structures
14 26 (2.21%) Augmented Reality
14 26 (2.21%) CUDA
15 22 (1.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 22 (1.87%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 476 (40.51%) Linux
2 160 (13.62%) Windows
3 76 (6.47%) Unix
4 60 (5.11%) Android
5 37 (3.15%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.87%) Embedded Linux
7 17 (1.45%) CentOS
8 15 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (1.19%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.77%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.51%) Debian
11 6 (0.51%) Solaris
11 6 (0.51%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.34%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.17%) VMS
14 1 (0.085%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.085%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (46.21%) Software Engineering
2 351 (29.87%) Machine Learning
2 351 (29.87%) Mathematics
3 287 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
4 239 (20.34%) Artificial Intelligence
5 203 (17.28%) Physics
6 170 (14.47%) Test Automation
7 152 (12.94%) DevOps
8 142 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
9 135 (11.49%) Data Science
10 119 (10.13%) Multithreading
11 114 (9.70%) SDLC
12 109 (9.28%) Computer Vision
13 102 (8.68%) OO
14 100 (8.51%) Scrum
15 87 (7.40%) Neural Network
16 83 (7.06%) Deep Learning
17 69 (5.87%) Image Processing
18 68 (5.79%) Distributed Algorithms
19 67 (5.70%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 600 (51.06%) C++
2 452 (38.47%) Java
3 434 (36.94%) C
4 238 (20.26%) JavaScript
5 190 (16.17%) C#
6 137 (11.66%) SQL
7 122 (10.38%) Bash Shell
8 117 (9.96%) Ruby
9 98 (8.34%) PHP
10 91 (7.74%) MATLAB
11 87 (7.40%) Embedded C
12 75 (6.38%) Embedded C++
13 72 (6.13%) Perl
14 58 (4.94%) Scala
15 37 (3.15%) PowerShell
15 37 (3.15%) R
16 12 (1.02%) Julia
17 11 (0.94%) Assembly Language
17 11 (0.94%) VC++
18 10 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 359 (30.55%) Degree
2 189 (16.09%) PhD
3 73 (6.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 39 (3.32%) Security Cleared
5 16 (1.36%) Master's Degree
6 15 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
7 13 (1.11%) ISEB
8 9 (0.77%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (0.60%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.26%) JNCIE
12 2 (0.17%) HND
12 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.085%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.00%) QA
2 22 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.68%) ARP4754
4 5 (0.43%) GCP
5 2 (0.17%) WAI
6 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 114 (9.70%) Docker
2 48 (4.09%) Firmware
3 41 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (2.38%) Active Directory
5 27 (2.30%) Virtual Desktop
5 27 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
5 27 (2.30%) vSphere
6 6 (0.51%) Samba
6 6 (0.51%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.26%) Xen
9 2 (0.17%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
9 2 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.17%) Ceph
9 2 (0.17%) KVM
9 2 (0.17%) Varnish
10 1 (0.085%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.085%) iptables
10 1 (0.085%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 87 (7.40%) Ansible
2 79 (6.72%) Puppet
3 51 (4.34%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (2.81%) vRealize
5 30 (2.55%) Kubernetes
6 28 (2.38%) Nagios
7 27 (2.30%) vCenter Server
8 25 (2.13%) Terraform
9 9 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.51%) Rancher
10 6 (0.51%) Sysdig
11 5 (0.43%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.34%) Grafana
12 4 (0.34%) Munin
12 4 (0.34%) Salt
13 2 (0.17%) logstash
13 2 (0.17%) Nessus
13 2 (0.17%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.17%) yum
Vendors
1 73 (6.21%) WorldPay
2 53 (4.51%) Splunk
3 51 (4.34%) AppDynamics
4 45 (3.83%) VMware
5 33 (2.81%) BMC
5 33 (2.81%) Cisco
5 33 (2.81%) Oracle
6 28 (2.38%) Citrix
7 27 (2.30%) F5
7 27 (2.30%) Fortinet
8 23 (1.96%) ServiceNow
9 18 (1.53%) Qualys
10 13 (1.11%) Microsoft
11 12 (1.02%) Google
12 9 (0.77%) Cadence
12 9 (0.77%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.77%) Synopsys
13 8 (0.68%) Atlassian
13 8 (0.68%) Tableau
14 7 (0.60%) Intel