Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 968 598 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.28% 18.33% 11.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.95% 27.71% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 728 529 399
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,150 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 2,851 2,158 2,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 68.57% 66.16% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,245 1,883 2,131
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +1 923 £50,000 +11.11% 201
Huntingdon +3 2 £52,500 +9.38%
Peterborough -3 1 £40,000 -48.39% 1
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 487 (50.31%) C++
2 456 (47.11%) Software Engineering
3 417 (43.08%) Java
4 377 (38.95%) Linux
5 375 (38.74%) C
6 369 (38.12%) Degree
7 354 (36.57%) Computer Science
8 292 (30.17%) Mathematics
9 288 (29.75%) Machine Learning
10 202 (20.87%) Algorithms
11 200 (20.66%) C#
12 194 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
12 194 (20.04%) Physics
13 174 (17.98%) JavaScript
14 152 (15.70%) Artificial Intelligence
15 149 (15.39%) PhD
16 138 (14.26%) Wireless
17 137 (14.15%) Test Automation
18 129 (13.33%) Windows
19 113 (11.67%) SQL
20 109 (11.26%) SDLC
21 105 (10.85%) Multithreading
22 103 (10.64%) MATLAB
23 99 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
24 97 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
25 95 (9.81%) OO
26 93 (9.61%) Git (software)
27 92 (9.50%) Perl
28 91 (9.40%) Embedded C
29 87 (8.99%) DevOps

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 35 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (2.79%) Apache Spark
3 12 (1.24%) OpenStack
4 5 (0.52%) Confluence
5 3 (0.31%) Apache
5 3 (0.31%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.31%) nginx
5 3 (0.31%) SAS
6 1 (0.10%) DNN
6 1 (0.10%) IIS
6 1 (0.10%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.10%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.10%) uWSGI
Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.10%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.10%) Maya
3 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.10%) Weka
3 1 (0.10%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 6 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 99 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (2.69%) GitHub
5 18 (1.86%) OpenShift
6 15 (1.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 12 (1.24%) SaaS
8 9 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.21%) DigitalOcean
13 2 (0.21%) Heroku
13 2 (0.21%) IaaS
14 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.10%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 138 (14.26%) Wireless
2 56 (5.79%) TCP/IP
3 51 (5.27%) Internet
4 44 (4.55%) Bluetooth
5 31 (3.20%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (1.03%) OpenVPN
6 10 (1.03%) WAN
7 9 (0.93%) DNS
8 8 (0.83%) 3G
8 8 (0.83%) 4G
8 8 (0.83%) Ethernet
9 7 (0.72%) SMS
10 6 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (0.62%) SNMP
11 4 (0.41%) HTTP
11 4 (0.41%) WLAN
12 3 (0.31%) ZigBee
13 2 (0.21%) AMQP
13 2 (0.21%) Modbus
13 2 (0.21%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (6.92%) Big Data
2 56 (5.79%) Relational Database
3 54 (5.58%) NoSQL
4 37 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 36 (3.72%) MongoDB
6 27 (2.79%) Hadoop
7 21 (2.17%) MySQL
8 20 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 18 (1.86%) Data Mining
10 17 (1.76%) HBase
11 9 (0.93%) SQL Server
12 7 (0.72%) Redis
13 6 (0.62%) Text Mining
14 5 (0.52%) GIS
15 3 (0.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
16 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 93 (9.61%) Git (software)
2 83 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 39 (4.03%) JIRA
4 30 (3.10%) Cucumber
4 30 (3.10%) Selenium
5 18 (1.86%) Maven
5 18 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (1.24%) Bitbucket
7 9 (0.93%) Protractor
8 8 (0.83%) WebDriver
9 7 (0.72%) GitLab
10 6 (0.62%) Appium
10 6 (0.62%) Hudson
10 6 (0.62%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.52%) HP UFT
11 5 (0.52%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.41%) CircleCI
12 4 (0.41%) Mocha
13 3 (0.31%) Gerrit
General
1 71 (7.33%) Finance
2 57 (5.89%) Electronics
3 55 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 26 (2.69%) Marketing
6 17 (1.76%) Games
7 12 (1.24%) Automotive
8 5 (0.52%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.41%) Advertising
9 4 (0.41%) Banking
10 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.31%) Retail
11 2 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 305 (31.51%) Software Engineer
2 304 (31.40%) Developer
3 158 (16.32%) C++ Software Engineer
4 140 (14.46%) Embedded Engineer
5 129 (13.33%) Graduate
6 107 (11.05%) Software Developer
7 89 (9.19%) Python Developer
8 86 (8.88%) C Software Engineer
9 85 (8.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 83 (8.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 82 (8.47%) C++ Developer
12 80 (8.26%) Test Engineer
13 72 (7.44%) Embedded C Engineer
14 66 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
15 64 (6.61%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 61 (6.30%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
17 60 (6.20%) Data Scientist
18 59 (6.10%) Senior Developer
19 58 (5.99%) C++ Software Developer
20 55 (5.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (8.47%) Web Services
2 68 (7.02%) AngularJS
3 64 (6.61%) Django
4 53 (5.48%) Node.js
5 50 (5.17%) HTML
6 44 (4.55%) React
6 44 (4.55%) TensorFlow
7 34 (3.51%) RESTful
8 29 (3.00%) Flask
9 28 (2.89%) CSS
9 28 (2.89%) JSON
10 26 (2.69%) Natural Language Processing
11 24 (2.48%) .NET
12 21 (2.17%) Spring
13 20 (2.07%) Akka
14 16 (1.65%) STL
15 12 (1.24%) LAMP
16 11 (1.14%) Celery
16 11 (1.14%) REST
16 11 (1.14%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 354 (36.57%) Computer Science
2 202 (20.87%) Algorithms
3 56 (5.79%) Embedded Systems
4 50 (5.17%) Life Science
5 47 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (4.55%) Smart City
7 41 (4.24%) Mobile App
8 35 (3.62%) Data Structures
9 29 (3.00%) Internet of Things
10 27 (2.79%) Private Cloud
11 26 (2.69%) Fintech
12 24 (2.48%) Augmented Reality
13 18 (1.86%) Client/Server
13 18 (1.86%) Robotics
14 17 (1.76%) Verilog
15 16 (1.65%) User Experience
16 15 (1.55%) 3D Graphics
17 13 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (1.24%) Public Cloud
19 10 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 377 (38.95%) Linux
2 129 (13.33%) Windows
3 51 (5.27%) Unix
4 43 (4.44%) Android
5 30 (3.10%) Embedded Linux
6 21 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.96%) Ubuntu
8 18 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.03%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.72%) CentOS
10 7 (0.72%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.41%) Debian
12 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (47.11%) Software Engineering
2 292 (30.17%) Mathematics
3 288 (29.75%) Machine Learning
4 194 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
4 194 (20.04%) Physics
5 152 (15.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 137 (14.15%) Test Automation
7 109 (11.26%) SDLC
8 105 (10.85%) Multithreading
9 97 (10.02%) Continuous Integration
10 95 (9.81%) OO
11 87 (8.99%) DevOps
12 82 (8.47%) Statistics
13 76 (7.85%) Open Source
14 70 (7.23%) Signal Processing
15 69 (7.13%) Scrum
16 62 (6.40%) Deep Learning
17 58 (5.99%) Neural Network
18 53 (5.48%) Distributed Algorithms
18 53 (5.48%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 487 (50.31%) C++
2 417 (43.08%) Java
3 375 (38.74%) C
4 200 (20.66%) C#
5 174 (17.98%) JavaScript
6 113 (11.67%) SQL
7 103 (10.64%) MATLAB
8 92 (9.50%) Perl
9 91 (9.40%) Embedded C
10 76 (7.85%) Bash Shell
10 76 (7.85%) Ruby
11 64 (6.61%) PHP
12 52 (5.37%) Scala
13 49 (5.06%) Embedded C++
13 49 (5.06%) R
14 28 (2.89%) Julia
15 14 (1.45%) Assembly Language
15 14 (1.45%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.93%) Tcl
17 7 (0.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 369 (38.12%) Degree
2 149 (15.39%) PhD
3 76 (7.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (3.00%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.96%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (0.72%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.62%) ISEB
7 6 (0.62%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.21%) CCNA
8 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.21%) HND
8 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.10%) QA
2 6 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 75 (7.75%) Docker
2 56 (5.79%) Firmware
3 7 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.31%) KVM
6 2 (0.21%) LXC
6 2 (0.21%) NFS
7 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.10%) iptables
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 39 (4.03%) Ansible
2 38 (3.93%) Puppet
3 16 (1.65%) Kubernetes
3 16 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.55%) Nagios
5 8 (0.83%) Terraform
6 4 (0.41%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.31%) Grafana
7 3 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.31%) logstash
7 3 (0.31%) Munin
8 2 (0.21%) Graphite
8 2 (0.21%) Graylog
8 2 (0.21%) Kibana
8 2 (0.21%) Salt
9 1 (0.10%) Consul
9 1 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.10%) Mesos
9 1 (0.10%) Packer
Vendors
1 27 (2.79%) Oracle
2 26 (2.69%) Google
3 18 (1.86%) WorldPay
4 15 (1.55%) Red Hat
5 14 (1.45%) Splunk
6 12 (1.24%) AppDynamics
6 12 (1.24%) Qualys
6 12 (1.24%) VMware
7 10 (1.03%) Atlassian
8 9 (0.93%) Microsoft
8 9 (0.93%) Perforce
9 7 (0.72%) Tableau
10 5 (0.52%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.31%) IBM
11 3 (0.31%) Wind River
12 2 (0.21%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.21%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.21%) SaltStack
13 1 (0.10%) MapR
13 1 (0.10%) Rackspace