Period
to 3 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 7 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 179 338 286
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.23% 19.92% 16.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.82% 31.71% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 155 259 215
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +17.28%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £35,400
90th Percentile £65,750 £62,500 £64,500
South West median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 514 1,066 1,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 60.97% 62.82% 64.92%
Number of salaries quoted 398 816 884
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +8.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,625 £28,400
90th Percentile £69,300 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Gloucestershire

Python
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Python in Gloucestershire

Python
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Python in Gloucestershire

Python
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 3 August 2020. 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
Cheltenham +2 89 £50,000 - 7
Gloucester -6 35 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Tewkesbury -6 5 £55,000 +24.29% 3
Cirencester -5 2 £55,000 +51.72%
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Python.

1 95 (53.07%) Java
2 94 (52.51%) Security Cleared
3 92 (51.40%) C++
4 89 (49.72%) DV Cleared
5 84 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (37.99%) C#
7 67 (37.43%) Linux
8 61 (34.08%) DevOps
9 54 (30.17%) C
10 51 (28.49%) Software Engineering
11 50 (27.93%) Docker
12 46 (25.70%) JavaScript
13 39 (21.79%) Ansible
14 37 (20.67%) Jenkins
15 36 (20.11%) SQL
16 33 (18.44%) Cybersecurity
17 32 (17.88%) Scrum
18 28 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (14.53%) Kubernetes
19 26 (14.53%) Data Science
19 26 (14.53%) Test Automation
20 25 (13.97%) JIRA
20 25 (13.97%) OO
21 24 (13.41%) Open Source
21 24 (13.41%) Bash Shell
22 23 (12.85%) CentOS
23 22 (12.29%) Red Hat
23 22 (12.29%) Confluence
23 22 (12.29%) R
23 22 (12.29%) Node.js

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 22 (12.29%) Confluence
2 17 (9.50%) SAS
3 13 (7.26%) JBoss
4 7 (3.91%) Apache
5 3 (1.68%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.68%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.12%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.56%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.68%) Sketch
3 1 (0.56%) Gephi
3 1 (0.56%) Simulink
3 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.50%) AWS
2 15 (8.38%) Power Platform
3 14 (7.82%) Azure
4 10 (5.59%) SaaS
5 6 (3.35%) OpenShift
6 4 (2.23%) PaaS
7 3 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.12%) GitHub
8 2 (1.12%) IaaS
8 2 (1.12%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.56%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.56%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (0.56%) Datadog
9 1 (0.56%) GCP
9 1 (0.56%) Office 365
9 1 (0.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.35%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.23%) DNS
2 4 (2.23%) Firewall
2 4 (2.23%) HTTP
2 4 (2.23%) Internet
2 4 (2.23%) VLAN
2 4 (2.23%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.68%) SSH
4 2 (1.12%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.12%) OSPF
5 1 (0.56%) DHCP
5 1 (0.56%) MPLS
5 1 (0.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.56%) Network Security
5 1 (0.56%) Skype
5 1 (0.56%) Software-Defined Radio
5 1 (0.56%) SSL
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
5 1 (0.56%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.61%) MongoDB
2 15 (8.38%) Power BI
3 12 (6.70%) MySQL
4 11 (6.15%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.03%) Big Data
6 7 (3.91%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.12%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.12%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.56%) Geospatial Data
11 1 (0.56%) GIS
11 1 (0.56%) Impala
11 1 (0.56%) SAS EBI
11 1 (0.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (20.67%) Jenkins
2 25 (13.97%) JIRA
3 17 (9.50%) Cucumber
4 13 (7.26%) Git (software)
4 13 (7.26%) Selenium
5 9 (5.03%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (3.35%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.35%) IDA Disassembler
7 5 (2.79%) Babel
7 5 (2.79%) JUnit
8 4 (2.23%) Bitbucket Server
8 4 (2.23%) Grunt
8 4 (2.23%) gulp
8 4 (2.23%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.23%) webpack
9 3 (1.68%) eggPlant
9 3 (1.68%) Mockito
9 3 (1.68%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.68%) TestRail
General
1 18 (10.06%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Games
3 4 (2.23%) Legal
3 4 (2.23%) Marketing
4 3 (1.68%) Electronics
4 3 (1.68%) Military
5 2 (1.12%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (29.61%) Developer
2 39 (21.79%) Software Engineer
3 30 (16.76%) Software Developer
4 21 (11.73%) Analyst
5 14 (7.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) Data Analyst
7 10 (5.59%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.59%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (5.03%) Data Scientist
9 8 (4.47%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (3.91%) Architect
10 7 (3.91%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (3.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.35%) Lead Software Engineer
11 6 (3.35%) Python Engineer
12 5 (2.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (2.79%) Java Engineer
12 5 (2.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 5 (2.79%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.29%) Node.js
2 21 (11.73%) Apache NiFi
3 19 (10.61%) React
4 18 (10.06%) AngularJS
5 14 (7.82%) Kafka
6 13 (7.26%) .NET
6 13 (7.26%) HTML
7 12 (6.70%) Web Services
8 10 (5.59%) CSS
8 10 (5.59%) Java EE
8 10 (5.59%) Spring
9 9 (5.03%) EJB
9 9 (5.03%) Gherkin
9 9 (5.03%) Vue.js
10 8 (4.47%) Middleware
11 6 (3.35%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.35%) HTML5
12 5 (2.79%) Redux
13 4 (2.23%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (2.23%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.59%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.03%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (4.47%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (3.91%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.91%) User Experience
6 6 (3.35%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (2.79%) Wiki
8 4 (2.23%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.23%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.68%) Cybercrime
9 3 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.68%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.12%) PKI
10 2 (1.12%) PMI
11 1 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.56%) Life Science
11 1 (0.56%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 67 (37.43%) Linux
2 23 (12.85%) CentOS
3 19 (10.61%) Windows
4 18 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.91%) Android
5 7 (3.91%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.91%) Unix
6 4 (2.23%) Debian
7 3 (1.68%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (34.08%) DevOps
3 51 (28.49%) Software Engineering
4 33 (18.44%) Cybersecurity
5 32 (17.88%) Scrum
6 26 (14.53%) Data Science
6 26 (14.53%) Test Automation
7 25 (13.97%) OO
8 24 (13.41%) Open Source
9 19 (10.61%) Mentoring
10 18 (10.06%) OOD
11 17 (9.50%) Technical Leadership
11 17 (9.50%) Visualisation
12 16 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (8.94%) Machine Learning
13 14 (7.82%) Business Development
13 14 (7.82%) Configuration Management
13 14 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (7.82%) Data Visualisation
13 14 (7.82%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 95 (53.07%) Java
2 92 (51.40%) C++
3 68 (37.99%) C#
4 54 (30.17%) C
5 46 (25.70%) JavaScript
6 36 (20.11%) SQL
7 24 (13.41%) Bash Shell
8 22 (12.29%) R
9 17 (9.50%) PowerShell
10 14 (7.82%) Ruby
11 13 (7.26%) PHP
12 9 (5.03%) Go
13 7 (3.91%) Java 8
14 6 (3.35%) Scala
15 5 (2.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 4 (2.23%) ES6
16 4 (2.23%) Perl
17 3 (1.68%) MATLAB
18 2 (1.12%) Delphi
18 2 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 94 (52.51%) Security Cleared
2 89 (49.72%) DV Cleared
3 16 (8.94%) Degree
3 16 (8.94%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.79%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.23%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.12%) ISEB
6 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.56%) CCNA
7 1 (0.56%) CEH
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.56%) CISSP
7 1 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.56%) GIAC
7 1 (0.56%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.56%) MCSE
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.56%) SANS
7 1 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) DO-254
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (27.93%) Docker
2 9 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.79%) KVM
4 4 (2.23%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.12%) Ceph
5 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.12%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.56%) XenApp
6 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (21.79%) Ansible
2 26 (14.53%) Kubernetes
3 17 (9.50%) Puppet
4 15 (8.38%) Terraform
5 13 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.23%) Packer
6 4 (2.23%) Salt
7 3 (1.68%) Cloudify
7 3 (1.68%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.68%) logstash
8 2 (1.12%) HP ALM
8 2 (1.12%) SCCM
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.56%) Kibana
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.56%) Nagios
9 1 (0.56%) Oozie
9 1 (0.56%) SCOM
9 1 (0.56%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (12.29%) Red Hat
2 17 (9.50%) Oracle
3 15 (8.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.59%) VMware
5 9 (5.03%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.68%) Adobe
7 2 (1.12%) Cisco
7 2 (1.12%) HP
7 2 (1.12%) Splunk
8 1 (0.56%) BT
8 1 (0.56%) Citrix
8 1 (0.56%) Google
8 1 (0.56%) IBM
8 1 (0.56%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.56%) Tableau