Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 6 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 964 841 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.41% 22.46% 11.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.79% 32.58% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 664 683 387
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £29,711 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 2,485 2,581 2,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 60.34% 68.92% 61.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,787 2,088 2,137
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +1 920 £50,000 - 166
Peterborough - 25 £46,500 - 2
Ely - 3 - -
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 470 (48.76%) C++
2 420 (43.57%) Software Engineering
3 380 (39.42%) Linux
4 337 (34.96%) Java
5 320 (33.20%) Machine Learning
6 308 (31.95%) C
7 276 (28.63%) Mathematics
8 242 (25.10%) Computer Science
9 238 (24.69%) Degree
10 231 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
11 227 (23.55%) Algorithms
12 202 (20.95%) JavaScript
13 190 (19.71%) Artificial Intelligence
14 166 (17.22%) Amazon AWS
15 164 (17.01%) PhD
16 159 (16.49%) Physics
17 154 (15.98%) C#
18 144 (14.94%) Test Automation
18 144 (14.94%) DevOps
19 143 (14.83%) Windows
20 138 (14.32%) Web Services
21 127 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
22 122 (12.66%) Data Science
23 121 (12.55%) SQL
24 107 (11.10%) Jenkins
25 106 (11.00%) Docker
26 100 (10.37%) Bash Shell
27 95 (9.85%) Multithreading
28 94 (9.75%) Computer Vision
29 93 (9.65%) Ansible

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 39 (4.05%) Apache Spark
2 23 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (1.87%) OpenStack
4 16 (1.66%) Confluence
5 15 (1.56%) Apache
6 12 (1.24%) nginx
6 12 (1.24%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.24%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.31%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.31%) SAS
9 2 (0.21%) CMS
10 1 (0.10%) Drupal
10 1 (0.10%) IIS
10 1 (0.10%) Jetty
10 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (0.73%) HipChat
2 4 (0.41%) Weka
3 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.21%) SPSS
5 1 (0.10%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.10%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.10%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 24 (2.49%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.24%) Documaker
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 166 (17.22%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (7.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (6.95%) GitHub
4 26 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (2.70%) OpenShift
5 17 (1.76%) IaaS
6 13 (1.35%) SaaS
7 9 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (0.73%) Dropbox
10 6 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.31%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.21%) DigitalOcean
14 2 (0.21%) Heroku
14 2 (0.21%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 53 (5.50%) DNS
3 40 (4.15%) Internet
4 39 (4.05%) Firewall
5 38 (3.94%) Wireless
6 22 (2.28%) HTTP
6 22 (2.28%) SSL
7 20 (2.07%) SNMP
8 15 (1.56%) DHCP
9 14 (1.45%) ICMP
9 14 (1.45%) SSH
10 12 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (1.24%) FTP
10 12 (1.24%) HTTPS
10 12 (1.24%) IMAP
10 12 (1.24%) POP3
10 12 (1.24%) SMS
10 12 (1.24%) SMTP
10 12 (1.24%) Telnet
10 12 (1.24%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (7.88%) Big Data
2 64 (6.64%) NoSQL
3 50 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 41 (4.25%) Relational Database
5 40 (4.15%) SQL Server
6 36 (3.73%) Apache Cassandra
7 30 (3.11%) MySQL
8 27 (2.80%) Hadoop
9 15 (1.56%) Blockchain
9 15 (1.56%) HBase
10 14 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (1.35%) Oracle Database
12 9 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (0.83%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.83%) Power BI
14 7 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.73%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.62%) Text Mining
16 4 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 107 (11.10%) Jenkins
2 73 (7.57%) Git (software)
3 49 (5.08%) JIRA
4 39 (4.05%) Cucumber
5 38 (3.94%) Sonatype Nexus
6 35 (3.63%) Selenium
7 17 (1.76%) TeamCity
7 17 (1.76%) Visual Studio
8 15 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (1.24%) Gerrit
10 9 (0.93%) ReSharper
10 9 (0.93%) Subversion
11 8 (0.83%) Maven
12 7 (0.73%) GitLab
12 7 (0.73%) HP UFT
12 7 (0.73%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.62%) Protractor
14 5 (0.52%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.52%) Buildbot
14 5 (0.52%) CircleCI
General
1 81 (8.40%) Finance
2 60 (6.22%) Games
3 50 (5.19%) Electronics
4 31 (3.22%) Marketing
5 19 (1.97%) Automotive
6 17 (1.76%) Aerospace
7 9 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (0.93%) Retail
8 8 (0.83%) Publishing
9 7 (0.73%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.62%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.41%) Law
12 3 (0.31%) Military
13 1 (0.10%) Banking
13 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 285 (29.56%) Developer
2 283 (29.36%) Software Engineer
3 162 (16.80%) C++ Software Engineer
4 129 (13.38%) Python Engineer
5 101 (10.48%) Graduate
6 98 (10.17%) C Software Engineer
6 98 (10.17%) Software Developer
7 90 (9.34%) C++ Developer
8 84 (8.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 80 (8.30%) Test Engineer
10 73 (7.57%) Embedded Engineer
10 73 (7.57%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 65 (6.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 63 (6.54%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 61 (6.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 58 (6.02%) C++ Software Developer
14 58 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
15 55 (5.71%) Embedded C Engineer
16 53 (5.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
17 51 (5.29%) Computer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (14.32%) Web Services
2 91 (9.44%) RESTful
3 82 (8.51%) AngularJS
4 77 (7.99%) TensorFlow
5 74 (7.68%) Natural Language Processing
6 67 (6.95%) HTML
7 58 (6.02%) .NET
8 50 (5.19%) Django
9 48 (4.98%) Node.js
10 46 (4.77%) CSS
11 42 (4.36%) Middleware
12 30 (3.11%) jQuery
13 29 (3.01%) OpenGL
14 28 (2.90%) Spring
14 28 (2.90%) STL
15 27 (2.80%) Akka
16 24 (2.49%) JSON
17 21 (2.18%) .NET Framework
18 18 (1.87%) Angular 2
19 16 (1.66%) React
Miscellaneous
1 242 (25.10%) Computer Science
2 227 (23.55%) Algorithms
3 50 (5.19%) Life Science
4 43 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (3.94%) Data Centre
5 38 (3.94%) Public Cloud
6 36 (3.73%) Linux Command Line
6 36 (3.73%) User Experience
7 28 (2.90%) Fintech
7 28 (2.90%) Private Cloud
8 26 (2.70%) CUDA
8 26 (2.70%) Smart City
9 25 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
9 25 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
10 22 (2.28%) Augmented Reality
11 21 (2.18%) Internet of Things
12 20 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 20 (2.07%) Online Games
13 16 (1.66%) Data Structures
14 15 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 380 (39.42%) Linux
2 143 (14.83%) Windows
3 63 (6.54%) Unix
4 55 (5.71%) Android
5 29 (3.01%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.49%) CentOS
7 20 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (1.76%) Windows Server
9 12 (1.24%) Solaris
9 12 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
10 11 (1.14%) Mac OS
11 10 (1.04%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.73%) Debian
13 5 (0.52%) Robot Operating System
14 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.21%) VMS
16 1 (0.10%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (43.57%) Software Engineering
2 320 (33.20%) Machine Learning
3 276 (28.63%) Mathematics
4 231 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
5 190 (19.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 159 (16.49%) Physics
7 144 (14.94%) DevOps
7 144 (14.94%) Test Automation
8 127 (13.17%) Continuous Integration
9 122 (12.66%) Data Science
10 95 (9.85%) Multithreading
11 94 (9.75%) Computer Vision
12 82 (8.51%) Deep Learning
13 81 (8.40%) OO
14 79 (8.20%) Scrum
15 77 (7.99%) SDLC
16 68 (7.05%) Bayesian Methods
17 67 (6.95%) Neural Network
18 63 (6.54%) Distributed Algorithms
19 58 (6.02%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 470 (48.76%) C++
2 337 (34.96%) Java
3 308 (31.95%) C
4 202 (20.95%) JavaScript
5 154 (15.98%) C#
6 121 (12.55%) SQL
7 100 (10.37%) Bash Shell
8 80 (8.30%) Ruby
9 76 (7.88%) PHP
10 61 (6.33%) MATLAB
11 53 (5.50%) Perl
12 52 (5.39%) Embedded C
13 49 (5.08%) Embedded C++
13 49 (5.08%) PowerShell
14 37 (3.84%) Scala
15 31 (3.22%) R
16 15 (1.56%) Go
16 15 (1.56%) VB
17 14 (1.45%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 238 (24.69%) Degree
2 164 (17.01%) PhD
3 48 (4.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (2.39%) Numerate Degree
4 23 (2.39%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.14%) Master's Degree
6 10 (1.04%) ISEB
7 8 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (0.83%) CCNA
7 8 (0.83%) CEH
7 8 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.83%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (0.83%) GCIA
8 4 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.31%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.10%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.77%) QA
2 20 (2.07%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.93%) GCP
4 8 (0.83%) ARP4754
5 2 (0.21%) SLA
5 2 (0.21%) WAI
6 1 (0.10%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 106 (11.00%) Docker
2 51 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (3.63%) Active Directory
4 30 (3.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 30 (3.11%) Virtual Servers
4 30 (3.11%) vSphere
5 22 (2.28%) Firmware
6 12 (1.24%) Samba
6 12 (1.24%) VirtualBox
7 7 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.31%) HDFS
8 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.31%) Xen
9 2 (0.21%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
9 2 (0.21%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.21%) Ceph
9 2 (0.21%) KVM
9 2 (0.21%) Varnish
10 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 93 (9.65%) Ansible
2 73 (7.57%) Puppet
3 55 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (4.36%) vRealize
5 30 (3.11%) vCenter Server
6 29 (3.01%) Kubernetes
7 27 (2.80%) Terraform
8 19 (1.97%) Nagios
9 12 (1.24%) Rancher
9 12 (1.24%) Sysdig
10 8 (0.83%) QRadar
11 7 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.62%) Grafana
13 5 (0.52%) Munin
13 5 (0.52%) Salt
13 5 (0.52%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.41%) CSIRT
15 3 (0.31%) Oozie
16 2 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
16 2 (0.21%) yum
Vendors
1 68 (7.05%) WorldPay
2 55 (5.71%) VMware
3 51 (5.29%) Splunk
4 48 (4.98%) AppDynamics
5 45 (4.67%) Cisco
6 42 (4.36%) BMC
7 33 (3.42%) Fortinet
8 31 (3.22%) Citrix
8 31 (3.22%) ServiceNow
9 30 (3.11%) F5
10 23 (2.39%) Oracle
11 12 (1.24%) HP
11 12 (1.24%) IBM
11 12 (1.24%) Intel
11 12 (1.24%) Microsoft
11 12 (1.24%) New Relic
11 12 (1.24%) Red Hat
12 9 (0.93%) Cadence
12 9 (0.93%) Synopsys
13 8 (0.83%) Tableau