Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 22 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +31
Permanent jobs citing Python 201 223 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.05% 12.34% 11.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.64% 18.58% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 167 199 194
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £40,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.58% -15.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.85% -8.89% +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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 974 1,200 1,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 63.25% 66.41% 56.19%
Number of salaries quoted 774 985 804
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 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
Gloucester +3 56 £55,000 +37.50% 11
Cheltenham -1 53 £51,250 +2.50% 14
Tewkesbury -10 13 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Cirencester +15 9 £58,000 +45.00%
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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.

1 114 (56.72%) Security Cleared
2 105 (52.24%) C++
3 103 (51.24%) Linux
4 100 (49.75%) C
5 88 (43.78%) Java
6 87 (43.28%) Software Engineering
7 81 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (36.32%) DV Cleared
9 64 (31.84%) Windows
10 56 (27.86%) JavaScript
10 56 (27.86%) C#
11 53 (26.37%) Cybersecurity
12 51 (25.37%) SC Cleared
12 51 (25.37%) DevOps
13 50 (24.88%) Bash Shell
14 46 (22.89%) Test Automation
15 45 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (20.90%) JIRA
16 42 (20.90%) SQL
17 39 (19.40%) Perl
18 38 (18.91%) Git (software)
19 37 (18.41%) TDD
20 34 (16.92%) Scrum
20 34 (16.92%) Jenkins
21 33 (16.42%) Finance
22 31 (15.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 31 (15.42%) Degree
23 30 (14.93%) Node.js
24 29 (14.43%) Test Strategy
24 29 (14.43%) Unix

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 29 (14.43%) Apache
2 19 (9.45%) Confluence
3 18 (8.96%) Apache Spark
4 10 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (4.48%) Apache Pig
6 8 (3.98%) nginx
7 7 (3.48%) Tomcat
8 6 (2.99%) SAS
9 5 (2.49%) IIS
9 5 (2.49%) JBoss
9 5 (2.49%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.99%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.49%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.97%) OpenShift
2 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) PaaS
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.45%) SSL
2 19 (9.45%) Firewall
3 18 (8.96%) Network Security
4 17 (8.46%) HTTP
5 15 (7.46%) Ethernet
6 14 (6.97%) TCP/IP
7 12 (5.97%) IPsec
7 12 (5.97%) IPv4
7 12 (5.97%) IPv6
7 12 (5.97%) SNMP
7 12 (5.97%) SSH
7 12 (5.97%) VLAN
7 12 (5.97%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (3.48%) DNS
8 7 (3.48%) Internet
9 5 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (2.49%) LAN
9 5 (2.49%) SMTP
9 5 (2.49%) WAN
9 5 (2.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.43%) Big Data
2 24 (11.94%) Hadoop
3 17 (8.46%) MySQL
4 13 (6.47%) Apache Hive
4 13 (6.47%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.98%) MariaDB
6 7 (3.48%) Apache Accumulo
6 7 (3.48%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (1.00%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.00%) OrientDB
9 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.50%) HBase
10 1 (0.50%) Power BI
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (20.90%) JIRA
2 38 (18.91%) Git (software)
3 34 (16.92%) Jenkins
4 31 (15.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 22 (10.95%) Selenium
6 20 (9.95%) JUnit
7 18 (8.96%) Bitbucket
8 14 (6.97%) EasyMock
9 9 (4.48%) JMeter
9 9 (4.48%) SoapUI
9 9 (4.48%) Visual Studio
10 7 (3.48%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.99%) Ant
11 6 (2.99%) CodeSonar
11 6 (2.99%) Eclipse
11 6 (2.99%) git-flow
11 6 (2.99%) HP UFT
11 6 (2.99%) Maven
11 6 (2.99%) Robot Framework
12 5 (2.49%) WATIR
General
1 33 (16.42%) Finance
2 5 (2.49%) Retail
3 4 (1.99%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.49%) Electronics
4 3 (1.49%) Marketing
4 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.00%) Games
5 2 (1.00%) Law
6 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (36.82%) Software Engineer
2 31 (15.42%) Developer
3 27 (13.43%) Java Engineer
4 26 (12.94%) Java Software Engineer
5 23 (11.44%) Java Developer
6 21 (10.45%) Test Engineer
7 18 (8.96%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (6.47%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 13 (6.47%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (6.47%) Security Engineer
9 11 (5.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 9 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.48%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.48%) Verification Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) C++ Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) Python Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) Test and Validation Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.93%) Node.js
2 27 (13.43%) AngularJS
3 26 (12.94%) Django
4 25 (12.44%) Spring
5 24 (11.94%) Java EE
6 21 (10.45%) CSS
6 21 (10.45%) HTML
7 17 (8.46%) STL
8 15 (7.46%) EJB
8 15 (7.46%) LAMP
8 15 (7.46%) SOAP
9 14 (6.97%) JSF
10 12 (5.97%) .NET
10 12 (5.97%) jQuery
10 12 (5.97%) XML
11 11 (5.47%) REST
12 10 (4.98%) J2EE
13 9 (4.48%) CSS3
13 9 (4.48%) Hibernate
13 9 (4.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.96%) Device Driver
3 14 (6.97%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (6.47%) Wiki
5 12 (5.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 11 (5.47%) Cyber Warfare
7 9 (4.48%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.49%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.99%) VHDL
10 3 (1.49%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (1.49%) Fintech
10 3 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.49%) State Machine
11 2 (1.00%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.00%) User Experience
12 1 (0.50%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.50%) iPhone
12 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (51.24%) Linux
2 64 (31.84%) Windows
3 29 (14.43%) Unix
4 21 (10.45%) CentOS
5 18 (8.96%) Android
6 16 (7.96%) Mac OS X
7 13 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (5.47%) Windows Server
9 8 (3.98%) Debian
9 8 (3.98%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (3.48%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.99%) Solaris
12 3 (1.49%) AIX
13 2 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.50%) Fedora
14 1 (0.50%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (43.28%) Software Engineering
2 81 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (26.37%) Cybersecurity
4 51 (25.37%) DevOps
5 46 (22.89%) Test Automation
6 45 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (18.41%) TDD
8 34 (16.92%) Scrum
9 29 (14.43%) Test Strategy
10 28 (13.93%) OO
10 28 (13.93%) Open Source
11 26 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (12.44%) SDLC
13 24 (11.94%) Analytics
14 21 (10.45%) OOD
15 20 (9.95%) Collaborative Working
15 20 (9.95%) Requirements Analysis
15 20 (9.95%) Waterfall
16 19 (9.45%) Configuration Management
17 18 (8.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 105 (52.24%) C++
2 100 (49.75%) C
3 88 (43.78%) Java
4 56 (27.86%) C#
4 56 (27.86%) JavaScript
5 50 (24.88%) Bash Shell
6 42 (20.90%) SQL
7 39 (19.40%) Perl
8 25 (12.44%) Ruby
9 23 (11.44%) PHP
10 19 (9.45%) Shell Script
11 18 (8.96%) PowerShell
12 9 (4.48%) Embedded C
12 9 (4.48%) Embedded C++
13 8 (3.98%) Objective-C
13 8 (3.98%) R
14 6 (2.99%) Groovy
14 6 (2.99%) Jython
14 6 (2.99%) Scala
14 6 (2.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 114 (56.72%) Security Cleared
2 73 (36.32%) DV Cleared
3 51 (25.37%) SC Cleared
4 31 (15.42%) Degree
5 12 (5.97%) CCNA
5 12 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.98%) ISTQB
7 9 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (3.48%) MCSE
8 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (3.48%) PhD
9 6 (2.99%) CCNP
9 6 (2.99%) CISSP
9 6 (2.99%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (2.99%) GIAC
9 6 (2.99%) Linux+ Certification
9 6 (2.99%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (2.99%) SANS
9 6 (2.99%) SSCP
10 2 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.99%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 24 (11.94%) Docker
2 7 (3.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.48%) Ceph
2 7 (3.48%) Dovecot
2 7 (3.48%) Postfix
2 7 (3.48%) vSphere
3 4 (1.99%) Firmware
3 4 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.00%) Snort
6 1 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (13.93%) Puppet
2 14 (6.97%) Kubernetes
3 12 (5.97%) Ansible
3 12 (5.97%) HP ALM
4 8 (3.98%) Galera Cluster
5 6 (2.99%) CA Service Virtualization
5 6 (2.99%) Salt
6 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.50%) Ambari
7 1 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.50%) Nagios
7 1 (0.50%) Nessus
7 1 (0.50%) Nmap
7 1 (0.50%) SCCM
7 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (11.44%) Red Hat
2 18 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.47%) HP
4 11 (5.47%) EMC
4 11 (5.47%) Oracle
5 10 (4.98%) VMware
6 9 (4.48%) Atlassian
6 9 (4.48%) Cisco
7 8 (3.98%) Juniper
8 7 (3.48%) Scality
9 6 (2.99%) CA
10 5 (2.49%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (2.49%) Google
10 5 (2.49%) Huawei
11 3 (1.49%) Agilent
11 3 (1.49%) IBM
11 3 (1.49%) SAP
12 2 (1.00%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.50%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds