Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 18 19
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Python 243 184 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.33% 12.11% 12.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.74% 19.27% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 196 161 201
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +17.28% -19.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +19.05% -6.67%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 817 955 1,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 54.91% 62.83% 65.78%
Number of salaries quoted 587 764 1,023
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Gloucestershire

Python
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Python in Gloucestershire

Python
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 +26 92 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Gloucester -4 63 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Cirencester +8 4 £35,000 -39.66%
Tewkesbury -6 3 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Stroud - 1 £25,000 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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.

1 162 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 146 (60.08%) Linux
3 139 (57.20%) Java
4 138 (56.79%) C++
5 128 (52.67%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (44.03%) DV Cleared
7 105 (43.21%) C
8 101 (41.56%) Software Engineering
9 79 (32.51%) JavaScript
10 73 (30.04%) DevOps
11 71 (29.22%) C#
12 64 (26.34%) SC Cleared
13 62 (25.51%) Continuous Integration
14 60 (24.69%) JIRA
14 60 (24.69%) SQL
15 56 (23.05%) Unix
16 55 (22.63%) SDLC
17 54 (22.22%) Windows
18 53 (21.81%) Git (software)
19 51 (20.99%) Cybersecurity
19 51 (20.99%) Bash Shell
20 49 (20.16%) Open Source
21 48 (19.75%) Scrum
22 46 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
23 44 (18.11%) Node.js
24 43 (17.70%) Big Data
25 42 (17.28%) Hadoop
26 41 (16.87%) Docker
27 40 (16.46%) Algorithms
27 40 (16.46%) Ruby

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 36 (14.81%) Apache Spark
2 31 (12.76%) Confluence
3 24 (9.88%) Apache
3 24 (9.88%) JBoss
4 21 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (7.82%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.88%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.06%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.65%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.41%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (7.82%) Office 365
2 19 (7.82%) OneDrive
3 16 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.23%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.35%) TCP/IP
2 23 (9.47%) DHCP
2 23 (9.47%) DNS
2 23 (9.47%) NetScaler
3 19 (7.82%) Skype
4 14 (5.76%) Software-Defined Radio
5 7 (2.88%) Firewall
6 5 (2.06%) AMQP
7 4 (1.65%) HTTP
7 4 (1.65%) VSAN
8 2 (0.82%) SSL
9 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.70%) Big Data
2 42 (17.28%) Hadoop
3 36 (14.81%) MongoDB
4 27 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 25 (10.29%) Neo4j
6 19 (7.82%) MySQL
7 11 (4.53%) Apache Hive
8 9 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.88%) Data Lake
10 5 (2.06%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.65%) Apache Accumulo
11 4 (1.65%) Power BI
11 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.23%) OrientDB
13 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 60 (24.69%) JIRA
2 53 (21.81%) Git (software)
3 38 (15.64%) Jenkins
4 31 (12.76%) Bitbucket Server
5 28 (11.52%) Bitbucket
6 26 (10.70%) Selenium
7 24 (9.88%) Cucumber
8 22 (9.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (8.23%) Visual Studio
9 20 (8.23%) Zephyr
10 19 (7.82%) TestRail
11 16 (6.58%) git-flow
11 16 (6.58%) Mercurial
12 15 (6.17%) JUnit
13 12 (4.94%) JMeter
14 10 (4.12%) EasyMock
14 10 (4.12%) LoadRunner
15 8 (3.29%) Eclipse
16 7 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
17 5 (2.06%) Robot Framework
General
1 17 (7.00%) Marketing
1 17 (7.00%) Retail
2 14 (5.76%) Finance
3 13 (5.35%) Electronics
3 13 (5.35%) Manufacturing
3 13 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.70%) Military
5 2 (0.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (26.75%) Software Engineer
2 55 (22.63%) Developer
3 27 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 26 (10.70%) Java Engineer
4 26 (10.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 24 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (9.47%) Python Developer
7 18 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
7 18 (7.41%) Data Engineer
7 18 (7.41%) Python Engineer
7 18 (7.41%) Test Engineer
8 17 (7.00%) Analyst
8 17 (7.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 17 (7.00%) Java Developer
8 17 (7.00%) Python Software Engineer
9 13 (5.35%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (4.94%) C# Developer
10 12 (4.94%) Data Scientist
11 11 (4.53%) FPGA Engineer
11 11 (4.53%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (18.11%) Node.js
2 32 (13.17%) Java EE
3 30 (12.35%) AngularJS
4 29 (11.93%) Spring
5 26 (10.70%) EJB
5 26 (10.70%) React
6 19 (7.82%) HTML
6 19 (7.82%) Pandas
6 19 (7.82%) scikit-learn
7 18 (7.41%) Kafka
8 17 (7.00%) Apache NiFi
8 17 (7.00%) CSS
8 17 (7.00%) Hibernate
8 17 (7.00%) JSF
8 17 (7.00%) JSON
8 17 (7.00%) STL
9 16 (6.58%) Django
9 16 (6.58%) Gherkin
9 16 (6.58%) Natural Language Processing
9 16 (6.58%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.46%) Algorithms
2 33 (13.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 31 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.64%) VHDL
5 14 (5.76%) Verilog
6 13 (5.35%) Wiki
7 12 (4.94%) Device Driver
8 11 (4.53%) Cyberthreat
8 11 (4.53%) e-Learning
9 9 (3.70%) Analytical Mindset
10 8 (3.29%) Cyber Defence
10 8 (3.29%) Mobile Computing
11 7 (2.88%) CPLD
11 7 (2.88%) Cybercrime
12 4 (1.65%) PKI
13 2 (0.82%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.82%) Clustering
13 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.82%) iPhone
13 2 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 146 (60.08%) Linux
2 56 (23.05%) Unix
3 54 (22.22%) Windows
4 26 (10.70%) Embedded Linux
5 23 (9.47%) CentOS
6 19 (7.82%) Mac OS
7 18 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (4.12%) Android
9 6 (2.47%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.06%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.06%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.82%) Debian
12 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.41%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (52.67%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (41.56%) Software Engineering
3 73 (30.04%) DevOps
4 62 (25.51%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (22.63%) SDLC
6 51 (20.99%) Cybersecurity
7 49 (20.16%) Open Source
8 48 (19.75%) Scrum
9 46 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
10 36 (14.81%) Analytics
11 35 (14.40%) Requirements Analysis
12 32 (13.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 32 (13.17%) TDD
13 31 (12.76%) Kanban
14 30 (12.35%) Test Automation
15 29 (11.93%) OO
16 28 (11.52%) Data Science
17 27 (11.11%) Machine Learning
18 25 (10.29%) Data Analytics
18 25 (10.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 139 (57.20%) Java
2 138 (56.79%) C++
3 105 (43.21%) C
4 79 (32.51%) JavaScript
5 71 (29.22%) C#
6 60 (24.69%) SQL
7 51 (20.99%) Bash Shell
8 40 (16.46%) Ruby
9 36 (14.81%) PowerShell
10 28 (11.52%) Scala
11 26 (10.70%) Embedded C
12 24 (9.88%) PHP
13 23 (9.47%) Perl
14 14 (5.76%) Cypher
14 14 (5.76%) Embedded C++
14 14 (5.76%) Shell Script
15 12 (4.94%) R
16 11 (4.53%) Go
16 11 (4.53%) MATLAB
17 7 (2.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 162 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 107 (44.03%) DV Cleared
3 64 (26.34%) SC Cleared
4 24 (9.88%) Degree
5 18 (7.41%) CCNA
5 18 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (6.17%) CCA
6 15 (6.17%) MCP
6 15 (6.17%) RHCE
7 11 (4.53%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (4.12%) ISTQB
9 9 (3.70%) ISEB
10 6 (2.47%) PhD
11 3 (1.23%) CISSP
11 3 (1.23%) GIAC
11 3 (1.23%) Linux+ Certification
11 3 (1.23%) MCSE
11 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 14 (5.76%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 41 (16.87%) Docker
2 27 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (10.70%) Hyper-V
4 23 (9.47%) Active Directory
5 19 (7.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (7.82%) XenApp
5 19 (7.82%) XenDesktop
6 9 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (3.29%) vSphere
8 4 (1.65%) NFS
8 4 (1.65%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.82%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (9.88%) Puppet
2 23 (9.47%) SCCM
2 23 (9.47%) SCOrch
3 22 (9.05%) Ansible
4 19 (7.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 19 (7.82%) SCOM
5 9 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.88%) Kubernetes
6 7 (2.88%) Nagios
7 6 (2.47%) vCenter Server
8 5 (2.06%) Salt
9 4 (1.65%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.65%) vRealize
9 4 (1.65%) WSUS
9 4 (1.65%) yum
10 3 (1.23%) Check_MK
10 3 (1.23%) Grafana
11 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (0.82%) Icinga
Vendors
1 30 (12.35%) Oracle
2 28 (11.52%) VMware
3 26 (10.70%) Atlassian
4 24 (9.88%) Red Hat
5 23 (9.47%) Cisco
6 20 (8.23%) Microsoft
7 19 (7.82%) Citrix
7 19 (7.82%) Splunk
8 13 (5.35%) SAP
9 10 (4.12%) HP
10 7 (2.88%) Altera
10 7 (2.88%) Intel
10 7 (2.88%) Mentor Graphics
10 7 (2.88%) Xilinx
11 5 (2.06%) Alteryx
11 5 (2.06%) CA Agile Central
11 5 (2.06%) Talend
12 2 (0.82%) New Relic
12 2 (0.82%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds