Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 38 18
Rank change year-on-year +28 -20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 243 119 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.99% 8.30% 13.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.79% 13.40% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 181 102 227
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £36,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,750
South West median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 844 888 1,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 55.53% 61.97% 59.24%
Number of salaries quoted 652 729 1,075
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Cheltenham +37 115 £55,000 +22.22% 19
Gloucester +21 52 £50,000 -11.50% 8
Tewkesbury -4 3 £27,500 -38.89% 2
Cirencester 0 1 £60,000 +6.19%
Stroud - 1 £25,000 - 2
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 154 (63.37%) Java
2 129 (53.09%) C++
3 116 (47.74%) Linux
4 112 (46.09%) Security Cleared
5 109 (44.86%) Software Engineering
6 102 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
7 89 (36.63%) C
8 87 (35.80%) DV Cleared
9 82 (33.74%) C#
10 78 (32.10%) JavaScript
11 67 (27.57%) Cybersecurity
12 66 (27.16%) DevOps
12 66 (27.16%) Scrum
13 63 (25.93%) Spring
14 59 (24.28%) Windows
15 58 (23.87%) Big Data
16 54 (22.22%) Bash Shell
17 53 (21.81%) Docker
17 53 (21.81%) JIRA
18 50 (20.58%) Java EE
19 49 (20.16%) Test Automation
20 46 (18.93%) Open Source
21 44 (18.11%) SC Cleared
22 43 (17.70%) Bitbucket
22 43 (17.70%) Node.js
22 43 (17.70%) Systems Engineering
23 42 (17.28%) Machine Learning
24 41 (16.87%) PowerShell
24 41 (16.87%) Data Science
25 40 (16.46%) HTML

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 39 (16.05%) Apache
2 35 (14.40%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (12.76%) Confluence
4 28 (11.52%) Apache Spark
5 17 (7.00%) SAS
6 14 (5.76%) Apache Pig
7 10 (4.12%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.06%) GlassFish
8 5 (2.06%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.65%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.65%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.82%) JBoss
11 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.41%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.06%) GitHub
3 5 (2.06%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.47%) SSL
2 20 (8.23%) HTTP
3 19 (7.82%) TCP/IP
4 14 (5.76%) Firewall
5 7 (2.88%) HTTPS
6 5 (2.06%) Network Security
6 5 (2.06%) VLAN
7 4 (1.65%) AMQP
7 4 (1.65%) Internet
8 3 (1.23%) ASN.1
8 3 (1.23%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.23%) IPsec
8 3 (1.23%) IPv4
8 3 (1.23%) IPv6
8 3 (1.23%) SNMP
8 3 (1.23%) Software-Defined Radio
8 3 (1.23%) SSH
8 3 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.23%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.87%) Big Data
2 37 (15.23%) Hadoop
3 27 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 27 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 25 (10.29%) MongoDB
5 17 (7.00%) MySQL
6 16 (6.58%) SQL Server
7 13 (5.35%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.82%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.41%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.41%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Presto
9 1 (0.41%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 53 (21.81%) JIRA
2 43 (17.70%) Bitbucket
3 39 (16.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 38 (15.64%) Jenkins
5 36 (14.81%) Git (software)
6 31 (12.76%) EasyMock
7 26 (10.70%) Selenium
8 25 (10.29%) JUnit
9 18 (7.41%) git-flow
10 15 (6.17%) CodeSonar
10 15 (6.17%) Robot Framework
11 9 (3.70%) Visual Studio
12 7 (2.88%) Cucumber
13 6 (2.47%) IDA Disassembler
14 5 (2.06%) Eclipse
14 5 (2.06%) Mercurial
15 4 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
16 3 (1.23%) GDB
16 3 (1.23%) Xcode
17 2 (0.82%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (11.52%) Finance
2 21 (8.64%) Electronics
2 21 (8.64%) Manufacturing
2 21 (8.64%) Marketing
2 21 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.35%) Law
4 10 (4.12%) Games
5 9 (3.70%) Retail
6 4 (1.65%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 81 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 69 (28.40%) Developer
3 46 (18.93%) Java Engineer
3 46 (18.93%) Java Software Engineer
4 34 (13.99%) Software Developer
5 33 (13.58%) Java Developer
6 26 (10.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (9.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 19 (7.82%) C++ Software Engineer
8 19 (7.82%) Data Scientist
8 19 (7.82%) Test Engineer
9 16 (6.58%) Java Software Developer
10 15 (6.17%) Senior Developer
11 14 (5.76%) Full Stack Developer
11 14 (5.76%) Python Developer
12 13 (5.35%) C# Software Engineer
12 13 (5.35%) Consultant
12 13 (5.35%) Systems Engineer
13 12 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (4.53%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (25.93%) Spring
2 50 (20.58%) Java EE
3 43 (17.70%) Node.js
4 40 (16.46%) HTML
5 39 (16.05%) EJB
6 37 (15.23%) AngularJS
7 30 (12.35%) Django
8 29 (11.93%) Kafka
8 29 (11.93%) Spring MVC
9 25 (10.29%) Hibernate
9 25 (10.29%) JSF
10 22 (9.05%) CSS
10 22 (9.05%) React
11 21 (8.64%) CSS3
11 21 (8.64%) HTML5
12 20 (8.23%) RESTful
13 18 (7.41%) STL
14 17 (7.00%) .NET
15 16 (6.58%) J2EE
15 16 (6.58%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.88%) Wiki
2 21 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.41%) Cybercrime
4 13 (5.35%) Algorithms
4 13 (5.35%) Cyber Defence
5 10 (4.12%) iPhone
6 6 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.06%) Social Media
8 3 (1.23%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.23%) Industry 4.0
8 3 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.23%) Verilog
8 3 (1.23%) VHDL
9 2 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 116 (47.74%) Linux
2 59 (24.28%) Windows
3 36 (14.81%) Android
4 33 (13.58%) CentOS
4 33 (13.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (10.29%) Apple iOS
6 23 (9.47%) Unix
7 20 (8.23%) Mac OS X
8 10 (4.12%) Ubuntu
8 10 (4.12%) Windows Phone
9 6 (2.47%) Fedora
10 3 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.82%) Solaris
11 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (44.86%) Software Engineering
2 102 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (27.57%) Cybersecurity
4 66 (27.16%) DevOps
4 66 (27.16%) Scrum
5 49 (20.16%) Test Automation
6 46 (18.93%) Open Source
7 43 (17.70%) Systems Engineering
8 42 (17.28%) Machine Learning
9 41 (16.87%) Data Science
10 37 (15.23%) Reverse Engineering
11 36 (14.81%) Analytics
12 35 (14.40%) TDD
13 32 (13.17%) SDLC
14 28 (11.52%) Requirements Analysis
14 28 (11.52%) User Stories
15 27 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (9.88%) Data Analytics
16 24 (9.88%) OO
16 24 (9.88%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 154 (63.37%) Java
2 129 (53.09%) C++
3 89 (36.63%) C
4 82 (33.74%) C#
5 78 (32.10%) JavaScript
6 54 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 41 (16.87%) PowerShell
8 33 (13.58%) Objective-C
9 31 (12.76%) Perl
10 30 (12.35%) SQL
11 22 (9.05%) R
12 20 (8.23%) PHP
13 16 (6.58%) Ruby
14 13 (5.35%) Scala
15 9 (3.70%) Shell Script
16 6 (2.47%) Embedded C
16 6 (2.47%) Go
17 5 (2.06%) Apple Swift
17 5 (2.06%) Cypher
18 4 (1.65%) Rust
Qualifications
1 112 (46.09%) Security Cleared
2 87 (35.80%) DV Cleared
3 44 (18.11%) SC Cleared
4 19 (7.82%) CCNA
4 19 (7.82%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (7.41%) CISSP
5 18 (7.41%) CompTIA Security+
5 18 (7.41%) GIAC
5 18 (7.41%) Linux+ Certification
5 18 (7.41%) MCSE
5 18 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (7.41%) Network+ Certification
5 18 (7.41%) SANS
5 18 (7.41%) SSCP
6 17 (7.00%) Degree
7 5 (2.06%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.65%) PhD
8 4 (1.65%) RHCE
9 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.47%) QA
2 5 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.65%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 53 (21.81%) Docker
2 23 (9.47%) vSphere
3 13 (5.35%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (3.70%) VirtualBox
4 9 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.88%) Xen
6 6 (2.47%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.23%) Firmware
8 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.82%) NFS
8 2 (0.82%) Samba
9 1 (0.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 32 (13.17%) Puppet
2 24 (9.88%) Ansible
3 17 (7.00%) Salt
4 15 (6.17%) Kubernetes
5 9 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (3.29%) vCenter Server
7 7 (2.88%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (2.47%) HP ALM
8 6 (2.47%) Nagios
8 6 (2.47%) OpenNMS
8 6 (2.47%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.82%) SCCM
9 2 (0.82%) WSUS
10 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.41%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.41%) Terraform
10 1 (0.41%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (14.40%) Red Hat
2 33 (13.58%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.64%) SAP
4 16 (6.58%) Atlassian
5 11 (4.53%) Cisco
6 10 (4.12%) VMware
7 7 (2.88%) HP
8 6 (2.47%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.47%) Hortonworks
8 6 (2.47%) SolarWinds
9 5 (2.06%) EMC
10 3 (1.23%) Juniper
11 2 (0.82%) Dell
11 2 (0.82%) NetApp
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle
12 1 (0.41%) BT
12 1 (0.41%) ESRI
12 1 (0.41%) Huawei
12 1 (0.41%) Tableau