Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 6 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Python 563 971 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.13% 23.19% 18.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.79% 33.87% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 509 731 530
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,340 £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.68% +5.82% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £63,075
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 1,771 2,867 2,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 57.04% 68.47% 66.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,366 2,259 1,890
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +2 529 £50,340 +0.68% 209
Peterborough -14 15 £49,500 +23.75% 3
Huntingdon +6 2 - -
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 243 (43.16%) Linux
2 214 (38.01%) Java
3 204 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
4 190 (33.75%) Software Engineering
5 184 (32.68%) C++
6 157 (27.89%) Machine Learning
7 135 (23.98%) C
8 132 (23.45%) JavaScript
9 128 (22.74%) Test Automation
10 123 (21.85%) Computer Science
11 122 (21.67%) Degree
12 115 (20.43%) Artificial Intelligence
13 112 (19.89%) C#
14 97 (17.23%) Mathematics
15 91 (16.16%) Git (software)
16 89 (15.81%) Algorithms
17 81 (14.39%) Jenkins
18 77 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
19 76 (13.50%) Ansible
20 75 (13.32%) Windows
21 71 (12.61%) Bash Shell
21 71 (12.61%) Docker
22 70 (12.43%) Web Services
23 69 (12.26%) DevOps
24 67 (11.90%) SQL
24 67 (11.90%) Scrum
25 64 (11.37%) PhD
25 64 (11.37%) Multithreading
26 61 (10.83%) Deep Learning
27 60 (10.66%) HTML

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 19 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (3.20%) OpenStack
3 15 (2.66%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.42%) IIS
5 6 (1.07%) Apache
5 6 (1.07%) JBoss
5 6 (1.07%) nginx
6 5 (0.89%) Confluence
6 5 (0.89%) SAS
6 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.89%) WildFly
7 3 (0.53%) Drupal
7 3 (0.53%) WordPress
8 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.18%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.18%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (1.24%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) SPSS
3 1 (0.18%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (2.31%) Odoo
2 9 (1.60%) SAP Business One
3 5 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 77 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (4.62%) GitHub
4 18 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.24%) SaaS
7 5 (0.89%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.89%) Slack
7 5 (0.89%) Trello
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.36%) Firebase
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.18%) Loggly
9 1 (0.18%) npm
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.39%) Wireless
2 35 (6.22%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.37%) Internet
4 16 (2.84%) Bluetooth
5 15 (2.66%) Firewall
6 12 (2.13%) SSL
7 11 (1.95%) VPN
8 10 (1.78%) DNS
8 10 (1.78%) HTTP
9 9 (1.60%) MPLS
10 6 (1.07%) VLAN
11 4 (0.71%) IPv6
12 3 (0.53%) BGP
12 3 (0.53%) LAN
12 3 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.36%) 802.15
13 2 (0.36%) IPv4
13 2 (0.36%) OSPF
13 2 (0.36%) SNMP
13 2 (0.36%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.95%) PostgreSQL
2 54 (9.59%) Big Data
3 33 (5.86%) Hadoop
3 33 (5.86%) MongoDB
4 27 (4.80%) NoSQL
5 25 (4.44%) SQL Server
6 22 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 21 (3.73%) MySQL
8 13 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (1.78%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.07%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.07%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.89%) Sqoop
12 4 (0.71%) HBase
13 3 (0.53%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.36%) QlikView
14 2 (0.36%) Redis
15 1 (0.18%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 91 (16.16%) Git (software)
2 81 (14.39%) Jenkins
3 38 (6.75%) JIRA
3 38 (6.75%) Selenium
4 20 (3.55%) Visual Studio
5 17 (3.02%) Maven
6 16 (2.84%) Subversion
7 13 (2.31%) Gradle
7 13 (2.31%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.78%) Vagrant
9 8 (1.42%) Mercurial
10 7 (1.24%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.07%) Eclipse
11 6 (1.07%) JUnit
11 6 (1.07%) Protractor
12 5 (0.89%) Hudson
13 4 (0.71%) NUnit
13 4 (0.71%) Redmine
14 3 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
General
1 50 (8.88%) Finance
2 32 (5.68%) Games
3 31 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.62%) Automotive
5 19 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 17 (3.02%) Publishing
7 15 (2.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.95%) Retail
9 9 (1.60%) Marketing
10 6 (1.07%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.07%) Electronics
11 5 (0.89%) Law
12 3 (0.53%) Advertising
13 2 (0.36%) Banking
13 2 (0.36%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.18%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 195 (34.64%) Developer
2 116 (20.60%) Software Engineer
3 84 (14.92%) Python Engineer
4 72 (12.79%) Software Developer
5 70 (12.43%) Python Developer
6 64 (11.37%) Test Engineer
7 43 (7.64%) Linux Engineer
8 42 (7.46%) Graduate
8 42 (7.46%) Test Automation Engineer
9 33 (5.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 33 (5.86%) Graduate Developer
10 32 (5.68%) Software Test Engineer
11 29 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
12 24 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
12 24 (4.26%) Python Software Engineer
12 24 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
13 23 (4.09%) Java Developer
13 23 (4.09%) QA Engineer
14 22 (3.91%) Machine Learning Engineer
15 19 (3.37%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (12.43%) Web Services
2 60 (10.66%) HTML
3 58 (10.30%) CSS
3 58 (10.30%) Natural Language Processing
4 57 (10.12%) TensorFlow
5 51 (9.06%) AngularJS
6 39 (6.93%) Django
7 36 (6.39%) Node.js
8 33 (5.86%) REST
9 31 (5.51%) React
9 31 (5.51%) RESTful
10 27 (4.80%) .NET
11 24 (4.26%) HTML5
12 21 (3.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (3.02%) CSS3
14 14 (2.49%) Spring
15 13 (2.31%) Flask
15 13 (2.31%) jQuery
15 13 (2.31%) SOAP
16 12 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 89 (15.81%) Algorithms
2 26 (4.62%) Smart City
3 25 (4.44%) Life Science
4 22 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (3.20%) Robotics
6 17 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.84%) Internet of Things
8 15 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.66%) User Experience
9 11 (1.95%) Device Driver
10 9 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (1.60%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.42%) Cloud Native
11 8 (1.42%) Private Cloud
11 8 (1.42%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.24%) Animation
12 7 (1.24%) Photography
12 7 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (1.07%) Music Streaming
14 5 (0.89%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 243 (43.16%) Linux
2 75 (13.32%) Windows
3 35 (6.22%) Android
4 26 (4.62%) Unix
5 20 (3.55%) Ubuntu
6 17 (3.02%) Embedded Linux
7 16 (2.84%) Apple iOS
8 12 (2.13%) Windows Server
9 11 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.60%) CentOS
11 7 (1.24%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.71%) Debian
13 3 (0.53%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.36%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (33.75%) Software Engineering
3 157 (27.89%) Machine Learning
4 128 (22.74%) Test Automation
5 123 (21.85%) Computer Science
6 115 (20.43%) Artificial Intelligence
7 97 (17.23%) Mathematics
8 69 (12.26%) DevOps
9 67 (11.90%) Scrum
10 64 (11.37%) Multithreading
11 61 (10.83%) Deep Learning
12 57 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
13 56 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (9.24%) Reinforcement Learning
15 48 (8.53%) Bayesian Methods
16 46 (8.17%) Distributed Algorithms
17 45 (7.99%) Open Source
18 44 (7.82%) Data Science
18 44 (7.82%) OO
19 42 (7.46%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 214 (38.01%) Java
2 184 (32.68%) C++
3 135 (23.98%) C
4 132 (23.45%) JavaScript
5 112 (19.89%) C#
6 71 (12.61%) Bash Shell
7 67 (11.90%) SQL
8 44 (7.82%) Ruby
9 42 (7.46%) Perl
9 42 (7.46%) PHP
10 30 (5.33%) PowerShell
11 21 (3.73%) R
12 19 (3.37%) Scala
13 14 (2.49%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.13%) Go
15 11 (1.95%) Kotlin
16 10 (1.78%) Embedded C
17 8 (1.42%) Julia
18 7 (1.24%) Objective-C
19 6 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 122 (21.67%) Degree
2 64 (11.37%) PhD
3 41 (7.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (4.62%) MPhil
5 8 (1.42%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.24%) ISEB
6 7 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.07%) CCNA
7 6 (1.07%) CEH
7 6 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.07%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (1.07%) GCIA
8 5 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.71%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.18%) HNC
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.18%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.59%) QA
2 4 (0.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) GDPR
3 1 (0.18%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (12.61%) Docker
2 15 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.42%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.89%) HDFS
6 4 (0.71%) Firmware
6 4 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.18%) KVM
7 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.18%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 76 (13.50%) Ansible
2 45 (7.99%) Puppet
3 30 (5.33%) Kubernetes
4 21 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (3.37%) Terraform
6 14 (2.49%) Packer
7 12 (2.13%) Prometheus
8 8 (1.42%) Consul
8 8 (1.42%) Grafana
9 6 (1.07%) CSIRT
9 6 (1.07%) QRadar
10 5 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.89%) Oozie
11 3 (0.53%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.36%) Icinga
12 2 (0.36%) Nagios
12 2 (0.36%) Salt
12 2 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.18%) Munin
13 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (5.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (2.49%) SAP
2 14 (2.49%) VMware
3 11 (1.95%) Google
4 7 (1.24%) Splunk
5 5 (0.89%) Atlassian
5 5 (0.89%) CA
5 5 (0.89%) Hortonworks
5 5 (0.89%) Red Hat
5 5 (0.89%) WorldPay
6 4 (0.71%) Oracle
7 3 (0.53%) Samsung
7 3 (0.53%) Tableau
8 2 (0.36%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.36%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.36%) NVIDIA
8 2 (0.36%) Qualys
8 2 (0.36%) Twitter
9 1 (0.18%) Juniper
9 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com