Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 15 15
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 968 493 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.32% 14.24% 11.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.55% 22.31% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 759 422 426
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £63,750
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 2885 2210 2435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 69.50% 63.84% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2344 1915 2190
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.51% +7.07%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,700 £62,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +6 932 £50,000 +6.38% 75
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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.

1 469 (48.45%) C++
2 444 (45.87%) Software Engineering
3 442 (45.66%) Java
4 382 (39.46%) Degree
5 375 (38.74%) Computer Science
6 362 (37.40%) Linux
7 359 (37.09%) C
8 356 (36.78%) Mathematics
9 316 (32.64%) Machine Learning
10 250 (25.83%) Physics
11 240 (24.79%) Algorithms
12 230 (23.76%) C#
13 183 (18.90%) PhD
14 162 (16.74%) Artificial Intelligence
15 161 (16.63%) JavaScript
16 160 (16.53%) Wireless
17 157 (16.22%) MATLAB
18 155 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
19 151 (15.60%) Windows
20 131 (13.53%) Test Automation
21 121 (12.50%) Perl
22 104 (10.74%) SQL
22 104 (10.74%) OO
23 103 (10.64%) Git (software)
24 97 (10.02%) Computer Science Degree
25 96 (9.92%) SDLC
25 96 (9.92%) Statistics
26 86 (8.88%) Multithreading
27 85 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
28 83 (8.57%) Open Source

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 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (3.93%) Apache Spark
3 8 (0.83%) nginx
4 7 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (0.52%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.31%) SAS
7 1 (0.10%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.10%) Confluence
7 1 (0.10%) DNN
7 1 (0.10%) IIS
7 1 (0.10%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.10%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.10%) Simulink
2 1 (0.10%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 85 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.65%) SaaS
5 8 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.62%) IaaS
7 5 (0.52%) GitHub
8 4 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.21%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 160 (16.53%) Wireless
2 55 (5.68%) Bluetooth
3 51 (5.27%) TCP/IP
4 41 (4.24%) Internet
5 39 (4.03%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (1.65%) WLAN
7 15 (1.55%) SMS
8 12 (1.24%) OpenVPN
9 10 (1.03%) 3G
9 10 (1.03%) 4G
10 9 (0.93%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.93%) WAN
11 8 (0.83%) DNS
12 7 (0.72%) Network Security
13 6 (0.62%) Firewall
14 5 (0.52%) SAN
15 4 (0.41%) HTTP
15 4 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (0.41%) SNMP
16 2 (0.21%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (6.71%) Big Data
2 55 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 51 (5.27%) NoSQL
4 35 (3.62%) Hadoop
5 30 (3.10%) MongoDB
6 26 (2.69%) RDBMS
7 19 (1.96%) MySQL
8 17 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (1.65%) Text Mining
10 14 (1.45%) HBase
11 10 (1.03%) Data Mining
12 8 (0.83%) Redis
13 7 (0.72%) SQL Server
14 5 (0.52%) GIS
15 4 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 2 (0.21%) DB2
16 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 103 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 76 (7.85%) Jenkins
3 30 (3.10%) JIRA
4 20 (2.07%) Selenium
5 19 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.24%) Maven
7 11 (1.14%) JUnit
8 9 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (0.83%) WebDriver
10 7 (0.72%) Bitbucket
10 7 (0.72%) MSI
10 7 (0.72%) TeamCity
10 7 (0.72%) WiX
11 6 (0.62%) Hudson
12 4 (0.41%) Appium
12 4 (0.41%) Protractor
12 4 (0.41%) Subversion
13 3 (0.31%) GitLab
13 3 (0.31%) Mockito
13 3 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (5.89%) Electronics
2 56 (5.79%) Finance
3 54 (5.58%) Telecoms
4 30 (3.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 24 (2.48%) Marketing
6 11 (1.14%) Automotive
7 10 (1.03%) Games
8 5 (0.52%) Advertising
8 5 (0.52%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.52%) Retail
9 4 (0.41%) Banking
10 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.10%) Back Office
12 1 (0.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 307 (31.71%) Developer
2 278 (28.72%) Software Engineer
3 164 (16.94%) Graduate
4 136 (14.05%) C++ Software Engineer
5 135 (13.95%) Embedded Engineer
6 111 (11.47%) Software Developer
7 92 (9.50%) Python Developer
8 89 (9.19%) C++ Developer
9 74 (7.64%) Data Scientist
9 74 (7.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 72 (7.44%) C Software Engineer
10 72 (7.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 65 (6.71%) Test Engineer
12 63 (6.51%) C++ Software Developer
13 61 (6.30%) Graduate Developer
14 60 (6.20%) Embedded C Engineer
15 58 (5.99%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 57 (5.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 57 (5.89%) DevOps Engineer
17 55 (5.68%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (6.10%) Web Services
2 55 (5.68%) AngularJS
3 53 (5.48%) Django
4 48 (4.96%) HTML
5 39 (4.03%) Node.js
6 37 (3.82%) React
7 34 (3.51%) CSS
7 34 (3.51%) TensorFlow
8 33 (3.41%) .NET
9 31 (3.20%) REST
10 29 (3.00%) Flask
11 26 (2.69%) JSON
12 19 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
13 18 (1.86%) ASP.NET
14 16 (1.65%) RESTful
15 12 (1.24%) Apache Axis
16 11 (1.14%) Celery
16 11 (1.14%) J2EE
16 11 (1.14%) Yocto
17 10 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 375 (38.74%) Computer Science
2 240 (24.79%) Algorithms
3 51 (5.27%) Embedded Systems
4 48 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (4.65%) Life Science
6 42 (4.34%) Smart City
7 38 (3.93%) Augmented Reality
8 37 (3.82%) Data Structures
8 37 (3.82%) Mobile App
9 24 (2.48%) Internet of Things
10 22 (2.27%) Client/Server
11 19 (1.96%) Robotics
12 18 (1.86%) User Experience
13 17 (1.76%) Verilog
14 14 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
15 13 (1.34%) 3D Printing
16 11 (1.14%) Smart Energy
17 10 (1.03%) Fintech
17 10 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
18 8 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 362 (37.40%) Linux
2 151 (15.60%) Windows
3 55 (5.68%) Unix
4 43 (4.44%) Android
5 27 (2.79%) Embedded Linux
6 21 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 20 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (1.76%) Mac OS
9 16 (1.65%) Apple iOS
10 15 (1.55%) CentOS
11 8 (0.83%) Debian
12 7 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (45.87%) Software Engineering
2 356 (36.78%) Mathematics
3 316 (32.64%) Machine Learning
4 250 (25.83%) Physics
5 162 (16.74%) Artificial Intelligence
6 155 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
7 131 (13.53%) Test Automation
8 104 (10.74%) OO
9 96 (9.92%) SDLC
9 96 (9.92%) Statistics
10 86 (8.88%) Multithreading
11 83 (8.57%) Open Source
12 77 (7.95%) DevOps
13 72 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
14 68 (7.02%) Signal Processing
15 60 (6.20%) Web Development
16 54 (5.58%) Computer Vision
17 52 (5.37%) Bayesian Methods
17 52 (5.37%) Neural Network
18 51 (5.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 469 (48.45%) C++
2 442 (45.66%) Java
3 359 (37.09%) C
4 230 (23.76%) C#
5 161 (16.63%) JavaScript
6 157 (16.22%) MATLAB
7 121 (12.50%) Perl
8 104 (10.74%) SQL
9 79 (8.16%) Embedded C
10 68 (7.02%) Bash Shell
11 63 (6.51%) R
12 56 (5.79%) PHP
13 53 (5.48%) Scala
14 52 (5.37%) Ruby
15 44 (4.55%) Julia
16 35 (3.62%) Embedded C++
17 17 (1.76%) Objective-C
18 13 (1.34%) Assembly Language
19 7 (0.72%) Tcl
20 5 (0.52%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 382 (39.46%) Degree
2 183 (18.90%) PhD
3 97 (10.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 34 (3.51%) Security Cleared
5 33 (3.41%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (0.62%) CCNA
6 6 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.62%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.52%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.31%) ISEB
10 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (7.54%) Docker
2 61 (6.30%) Firmware
3 10 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.62%) LXC
6 5 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.31%) KVM
7 3 (0.31%) NFS
8 1 (0.10%) GFS2
8 1 (0.10%) iptables
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.10%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 34 (3.51%) Puppet
2 33 (3.41%) Ansible
3 24 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (1.34%) Grafana
4 13 (1.34%) Munin
4 13 (1.34%) ZABBIX
5 12 (1.24%) Kubernetes
6 8 (0.83%) Salt
7 6 (0.62%) Graphite
7 6 (0.62%) Graylog
7 6 (0.62%) Kibana
7 6 (0.62%) logstash
8 4 (0.41%) Terraform
9 2 (0.21%) Nagios
10 1 (0.10%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.10%) Mesos
10 1 (0.10%) Packer
Vendors
1 25 (2.58%) Google
2 24 (2.48%) Perforce
3 16 (1.65%) VMware
4 13 (1.34%) Red Hat
5 11 (1.14%) Oracle
6 8 (0.83%) Splunk
7 7 (0.72%) Atlassian
7 7 (0.72%) Microsoft
8 6 (0.62%) Tableau
9 5 (0.52%) Cisco
10 4 (0.41%) IBM
11 3 (0.31%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.21%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.21%) Orchard
12 2 (0.21%) Qualys
12 2 (0.21%) WorldPay
13 1 (0.10%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.10%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.10%) Huawei
13 1 (0.10%) Rackspace