Period
to 31 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 5 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 162 90 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 30.06% 28.48% 19.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.20% 44.78% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 59 70 76
10th Percentile " £31,250 "
25th Percentile £36,250 £32,813 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - -9.09%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,300 £62,500 £63,125
Gloucestershire median annual salary £51,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.97% +3.00% +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 Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 375 201 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 69.57% 63.61% 59.45%
Number of salaries quoted 205 165 279
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £65,250 £69,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +8.70%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Cheltenham

Python
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Python in Cheltenham

Python
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Python in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Python.

1 114 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (61.11%) Scrum
3 98 (60.49%) DevOps
4 93 (57.41%) Linux
5 87 (53.70%) JIRA
5 87 (53.70%) Ansible
6 86 (53.09%) Confluence
7 85 (52.47%) Azure
7 85 (52.47%) AWS
7 85 (52.47%) Cyber Intelligence
8 84 (51.85%) Machine Learning
9 81 (50.00%) Data Science
10 78 (48.15%) Docker
11 72 (44.44%) DevSecOps
12 71 (43.83%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 71 (43.83%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 70 (43.21%) Microsoft
14 62 (38.27%) C++
14 62 (38.27%) VMware
14 62 (38.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 62 (38.27%) PowerShell
15 60 (37.04%) Java
16 59 (36.42%) Software Engineering
17 57 (35.19%) Infrastructure as Code
18 55 (33.95%) Bash Shell
19 53 (32.72%) CentOS
20 51 (31.48%) Web Services
20 51 (31.48%) Configuration Management
20 51 (31.48%) Puppet
21 49 (30.25%) Analytics

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 86 (53.09%) Confluence
2 7 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 85 (52.47%) AWS
1 85 (52.47%) Azure
2 21 (12.96%) GCP
2 21 (12.96%) Power Platform
3 20 (12.35%) SaaS
4 13 (8.02%) GitHub
4 13 (8.02%) PaaS
5 7 (4.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.85%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.23%) Fastly
8 1 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.62%) dbt
8 1 (0.62%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 46 (28.40%) Firewall
1 46 (28.40%) IPv4
2 29 (17.90%) OSPF
2 29 (17.90%) VLAN
2 29 (17.90%) VPN
3 13 (8.02%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.67%) Big Data
2 21 (12.96%) Power BI
3 20 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (8.02%) SQL Server 2016
5 11 (6.79%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.09%) MySQL
8 1 (0.62%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 87 (53.70%) JIRA
2 49 (30.25%) Git (software)
3 47 (29.01%) Subversion
4 32 (19.75%) Jenkins
5 13 (8.02%) IDA Disassembler
6 6 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.70%) Selenium
7 4 (2.47%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.62%) GitLab
9 1 (0.62%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (15.43%) Legal
2 20 (12.35%) Finance
3 11 (6.79%) Social Skills
4 5 (3.09%) Electronics
5 4 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.47%) Marketing
5 4 (2.47%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (25.31%) Developer
2 32 (19.75%) Software Engineer
3 25 (15.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 21 (12.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 19 (11.73%) Linux Engineer
6 15 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (8.02%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (7.41%) Lead Cloud Engineer
8 12 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (6.17%) Data Scientist
9 10 (6.17%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Business Developer
10 6 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.70%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 4 (2.47%) DV Cleared Java Developer
13 3 (1.85%) Analyst
13 3 (1.85%) Azure Engineer
13 3 (1.85%) Senior DevOps
13 3 (1.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (31.48%) Web Services
2 27 (16.67%) Kafka
3 25 (15.43%) Apache NiFi
4 12 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (4.32%) .NET
6 6 (3.70%) Gherkin
7 5 (3.09%) Node.js
8 3 (1.85%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.85%) Java EE
8 3 (1.85%) React
9 2 (1.23%) Django
9 2 (1.23%) PyTorch
9 2 (1.23%) React Native
9 2 (1.23%) REST
9 2 (1.23%) SOAP
10 1 (0.62%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.46%) Public Cloud
2 25 (15.43%) Cyberattack
3 14 (8.64%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (8.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (8.02%) Wiki
5 4 (2.47%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.47%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.62%) Analogue Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.62%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (57.41%) Linux
2 53 (32.72%) CentOS
3 42 (25.93%) Windows
4 28 (17.28%) Ubuntu
4 28 (17.28%) Windows Server
4 28 (17.28%) Windows Server 2016
5 26 (16.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (14.20%) Unix
7 13 (8.02%) Android
7 13 (8.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (61.11%) Scrum
3 98 (60.49%) DevOps
4 85 (52.47%) Cyber Intelligence
5 84 (51.85%) Machine Learning
6 81 (50.00%) Data Science
7 72 (44.44%) DevSecOps
8 71 (43.83%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 71 (43.83%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 59 (36.42%) Software Engineering
10 57 (35.19%) Infrastructure as Code
11 51 (31.48%) Configuration Management
12 49 (30.25%) Analytics
12 49 (30.25%) Task Automation
13 47 (29.01%) Software Testing
14 46 (28.40%) ITIL
14 46 (28.40%) Service Management
15 45 (27.78%) SDLC
16 32 (19.75%) Microservices
17 30 (18.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (38.27%) C++
1 62 (38.27%) PowerShell
2 60 (37.04%) Java
3 55 (33.95%) Bash Shell
4 44 (27.16%) C
5 36 (22.22%) C#
6 32 (19.75%) SQL
7 24 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 23 (14.20%) R
9 20 (12.35%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.47%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.47%) Scala
11 3 (1.85%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.62%) Delphi
12 1 (0.62%) Ruby
12 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (17.90%) Security Cleared
2 24 (14.81%) Degree
3 19 (11.73%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.64%) DV Cleared
5 13 (8.02%) GIAC
5 13 (8.02%) RHCE
6 5 (3.09%) RHCSA
7 3 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.23%) ISEB
8 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.02%) GDPR
2 6 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 78 (48.15%) Docker
2 62 (38.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (28.40%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (8.02%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 87 (53.70%) Ansible
2 51 (31.48%) Puppet
3 10 (6.17%) Terraform
4 7 (4.32%) Packer
5 5 (3.09%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (43.21%) Microsoft
2 62 (38.27%) VMware
3 43 (26.54%) Red Hat
4 28 (17.28%) Oracle
5 14 (8.64%) Google
6 13 (8.02%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.47%) SAP
8 2 (1.23%) Databricks