Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Python 411 590 1,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.55% 19.13% 23.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.53% 33.54% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 283 532 799
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £81,250 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 1,125 1,759 2,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 56.25% 57.04% 69.02%
Number of salaries quoted 712 1,380 2,417
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,375 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 12 December 2019.

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 12 December 2019. 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 +1 366 £52,500 - 235
Peterborough +43 14 £47,500 -4.04% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 171 (41.61%) Degree
2 170 (41.36%) Linux
3 135 (32.85%) Software Engineering
4 124 (30.17%) C++
5 123 (29.93%) Computer Science
6 120 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
7 112 (27.25%) C
8 92 (22.38%) Java
9 90 (21.90%) AWS
10 89 (21.65%) Test Automation
11 88 (21.41%) DevOps
12 87 (21.17%) Git (software)
13 86 (20.92%) Problem-Solving
14 84 (20.44%) JavaScript
15 81 (19.71%) Windows
16 66 (16.06%) Docker
17 59 (14.36%) Jenkins
17 59 (14.36%) SQL
18 52 (12.65%) Mathematics
19 50 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
19 50 (12.17%) Electronics
20 49 (11.92%) JIRA
20 49 (11.92%) Kubernetes
21 48 (11.68%) Ansible
22 47 (11.44%) Data Science
22 47 (11.44%) Automotive
23 45 (10.95%) Machine Learning
24 44 (10.71%) Perl
25 42 (10.22%) MySQL
26 41 (9.98%) Algorithms

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 14 (3.41%) OpenStack
2 10 (2.43%) Apache
3 9 (2.19%) nginx
4 7 (1.70%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.46%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.22%) CMS
7 4 (0.97%) Confluence
8 3 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.73%) CloudStack
8 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.73%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.24%) DNN
9 1 (0.24%) IIS
9 1 (0.24%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.24%) Luigi
9 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (2.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Odoo
1 1 (0.24%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 90 (21.90%) AWS
2 24 (5.84%) Azure
3 16 (3.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (3.65%) GCP
5 14 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.95%) Serverless
8 7 (1.70%) Power Platform
9 6 (1.46%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.46%) Siri
10 5 (1.22%) GitHub
10 5 (1.22%) IaaS
10 5 (1.22%) PaaS
11 4 (0.97%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.73%) DigitalOcean
12 3 (0.73%) Heroku
12 3 (0.73%) SaaS
13 2 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.84%) Wireless
2 10 (2.43%) Internet
3 9 (2.19%) Firewall
4 8 (1.95%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.22%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.97%) HTTP
6 4 (0.97%) SSL
6 4 (0.97%) VPN
6 4 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.97%) ZigBee
7 3 (0.73%) LAN
7 3 (0.73%) WAN
8 2 (0.49%) DAB
8 2 (0.49%) SNMP
9 1 (0.24%) Ethereal
9 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.24%) IPv4
9 1 (0.24%) IPv6
9 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.22%) MySQL
2 37 (9.00%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (6.57%) Relational Database
4 20 (4.87%) Big Data
5 15 (3.65%) MongoDB
6 14 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (2.19%) Text Mining
8 8 (1.95%) ObjectStore
9 7 (1.70%) Power BI
9 7 (1.70%) SQL Server
10 6 (1.46%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.22%) Amazon Athena
11 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.73%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.49%) ArangoDB
14 2 (0.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.49%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 87 (21.17%) Git (software)
2 59 (14.36%) Jenkins
3 49 (11.92%) JIRA
4 31 (7.54%) Selenium
5 20 (4.87%) GitLab
6 19 (4.62%) Postman
7 18 (4.38%) JUnit
8 16 (3.89%) Gradle
9 13 (3.16%) Cucumber
10 12 (2.92%) JMeter
11 11 (2.68%) Charles Proxy
11 11 (2.68%) Mercurial
11 11 (2.68%) REST Assured
11 11 (2.68%) TeamCity
11 11 (2.68%) TestNG
12 10 (2.43%) CircleCI
12 10 (2.43%) Hudson
12 10 (2.43%) Subversion
13 9 (2.19%) Maven
13 9 (2.19%) NUnit
General
1 50 (12.17%) Electronics
2 47 (11.44%) Automotive
3 28 (6.81%) Finance
3 28 (6.81%) Manufacturing
4 22 (5.35%) Marketing
5 21 (5.11%) Games
6 17 (4.14%) Military
7 15 (3.65%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.46%) Advertising
9 6 (1.46%) Publishing
10 5 (1.22%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.97%) Law
11 4 (0.97%) Retail
12 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.49%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.24%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (21.41%) Software Engineer
2 79 (19.22%) Developer
3 44 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 35 (8.52%) Data Scientist
5 33 (8.03%) Test Engineer
6 29 (7.06%) Python Engineer
7 27 (6.57%) Python Developer
7 27 (6.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 24 (5.84%) Senior Developer
9 20 (4.87%) C++ Software Engineer
9 20 (4.87%) Software Developer
10 19 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
11 18 (4.38%) Cloud Engineer
12 16 (3.89%) Java Engineer
13 15 (3.65%) Architect
13 15 (3.65%) Test Automation Engineer
14 14 (3.41%) Graduate
14 14 (3.41%) Operations Engineer
14 14 (3.41%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
14 14 (3.41%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.76%) HTML
1 36 (8.76%) Web Services
2 31 (7.54%) CSS
2 31 (7.54%) RESTful
3 26 (6.33%) React
4 23 (5.60%) AngularJS
5 21 (5.11%) Django
6 19 (4.62%) LAMP
6 19 (4.62%) REST
7 17 (4.14%) Node.js
8 16 (3.89%) JSON
8 16 (3.89%) Kafka
9 14 (3.41%) Natural Language Processing
10 13 (3.16%) Java EE
10 13 (3.16%) Vue.js
11 12 (2.92%) NumPy
11 12 (2.92%) TensorFlow
12 11 (2.68%) .NET
12 11 (2.68%) jOOQ
13 10 (2.43%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.98%) Algorithms
2 33 (8.03%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (8.03%) User Experience
3 32 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (7.79%) Smartphone
4 26 (6.33%) Robotics
5 18 (4.38%) Life Science
6 16 (3.89%) Renewable Energy
7 13 (3.16%) Virtual Team
8 12 (2.92%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (2.68%) Data Structures
10 10 (2.43%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (2.43%) Internet of Things
11 9 (2.19%) Device Driver
11 9 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (2.19%) Mobile Computing
12 8 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
12 8 (1.95%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.70%) Digital Media
14 6 (1.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 170 (41.36%) Linux
2 81 (19.71%) Windows
3 32 (7.79%) Android
4 23 (5.60%) Unix
5 18 (4.38%) Mac OS
6 12 (2.92%) Ubuntu
6 12 (2.92%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.19%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (1.70%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.70%) Debian
9 6 (1.46%) CentOS
10 5 (1.22%) Robot Operating System
11 4 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.73%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.24%) Fedora
13 1 (0.24%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (32.85%) Software Engineering
2 123 (29.93%) Computer Science
3 120 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (21.65%) Test Automation
5 88 (21.41%) DevOps
6 86 (20.92%) Problem-Solving
7 52 (12.65%) Mathematics
8 50 (12.17%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (11.44%) Data Science
10 45 (10.95%) Machine Learning
11 34 (8.27%) Data Analysis
11 34 (8.27%) Web Development
12 32 (7.79%) Scrum
13 31 (7.54%) Artificial Intelligence
14 30 (7.30%) OO
14 30 (7.30%) Physics
15 27 (6.57%) Mentoring
15 27 (6.57%) Microservices
15 27 (6.57%) Performance Analysis
15 27 (6.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 124 (30.17%) C++
2 112 (27.25%) C
3 92 (22.38%) Java
4 84 (20.44%) JavaScript
5 59 (14.36%) SQL
6 44 (10.71%) Perl
7 35 (8.52%) C#
8 34 (8.27%) Bash Shell
8 34 (8.27%) R
9 29 (7.06%) PHP
10 17 (4.14%) Go
10 17 (4.14%) MATLAB
11 13 (3.16%) Groovy
12 12 (2.92%) Embedded C
13 11 (2.68%) Assembly Language
13 11 (2.68%) Scala
14 9 (2.19%) Embedded C++
14 9 (2.19%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.19%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 171 (41.61%) Degree
2 35 (8.52%) PhD
3 29 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (3.65%) Postgraduate
5 10 (2.43%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.73%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.49%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.08%) QA
2 9 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.70%) HIPAA
4 7 (1.70%) ISO 26262
5 6 (1.46%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.49%) JTAG
7 1 (0.24%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 66 (16.06%) Docker
2 15 (3.65%) Firmware
3 6 (1.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.24%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (11.92%) Kubernetes
2 48 (11.68%) Ansible
3 27 (6.57%) Puppet
4 19 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (4.14%) Terraform
6 6 (1.46%) Oozie
7 4 (0.97%) Packer
8 3 (0.73%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.49%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.49%) Istio
9 2 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.24%) EnCase
10 1 (0.24%) Icinga
10 1 (0.24%) Mesos
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (4.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.19%) Google
3 7 (1.70%) Tableau
4 6 (1.46%) Apple
4 6 (1.46%) Oracle
5 4 (0.97%) QNX
6 3 (0.73%) Juniper
6 3 (0.73%) Rackspace
6 3 (0.73%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.49%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.49%) SAP
7 2 (0.49%) VMware
8 1 (0.24%) ATG
8 1 (0.24%) EMC
8 1 (0.24%) Facebook
8 1 (0.24%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.24%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 1 (0.24%) Perforce
8 1 (0.24%) Sun