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

Python
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 42 18
Rank change year-on-year +30 -24 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 293 135 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.61% 8.24% 14.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.33% 13.02% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 219 117 250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £31,250 £33,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -2.17%

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 1,072 1,037 1,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 64.42% 63.31% 60.12%
Number of salaries quoted 882 859 951
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 +31 129 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Gloucester +19 63 £52,500 +23.53% 16
Cirencester +14 4 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Tewkesbury -19 1 £39,000 -13.33% 1
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 167 (57.00%) C++
2 165 (56.31%) Java
3 150 (51.19%) Security Cleared
4 144 (49.15%) Linux
5 143 (48.81%) Software Engineering
6 126 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
7 122 (41.64%) C
8 115 (39.25%) DV Cleared
9 96 (32.76%) C#
10 93 (31.74%) JavaScript
11 85 (29.01%) Windows
12 80 (27.30%) Scrum
13 79 (26.96%) DevOps
14 70 (23.89%) Cybersecurity
15 63 (21.50%) Spring
16 62 (21.16%) SC Cleared
17 61 (20.82%) Test Automation
17 61 (20.82%) Open Source
18 59 (20.14%) Jenkins
19 57 (19.45%) Continuous Integration
20 56 (19.11%) Java EE
20 56 (19.11%) JIRA
21 54 (18.43%) Big Data
22 52 (17.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 52 (17.75%) TDD
22 52 (17.75%) Apache
23 51 (17.41%) Bash Shell
24 50 (17.06%) Finance
25 48 (16.38%) Docker
26 47 (16.04%) Git (software)

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 52 (17.75%) Apache
2 37 (12.63%) Confluence
3 29 (9.90%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (8.19%) Apache Spark
5 18 (6.14%) SAS
6 14 (4.78%) Apache Pig
7 11 (3.75%) WebLogic
8 6 (2.05%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.05%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.71%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.68%) IIS
10 2 (0.68%) nginx
10 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.34%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.34%) JBoss
11 1 (0.34%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.05%) GitHub
3 5 (1.71%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.92%) SSL
2 25 (8.53%) HTTP
3 22 (7.51%) Firewall
4 21 (7.17%) TCP/IP
5 17 (5.80%) Network Security
6 14 (4.78%) VLAN
7 11 (3.75%) Ethernet
7 11 (3.75%) HTTPS
7 11 (3.75%) IPsec
7 11 (3.75%) IPv4
7 11 (3.75%) IPv6
7 11 (3.75%) SNMP
7 11 (3.75%) SSH
7 11 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (3.41%) Wireshark
9 8 (2.73%) Internet
10 7 (2.39%) DNS
11 5 (1.71%) LAN
11 5 (1.71%) WAN
11 5 (1.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.43%) Big Data
2 35 (11.95%) Hadoop
3 28 (9.56%) Apache Hive
4 23 (7.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (6.83%) MySQL
6 17 (5.80%) MongoDB
7 14 (4.78%) SQL Server
8 9 (3.07%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.02%) Presto
10 2 (0.68%) GIS
10 2 (0.68%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.68%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.34%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.34%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.34%) Power BI
11 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.34%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 59 (20.14%) Jenkins
2 56 (19.11%) JIRA
3 52 (17.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 47 (16.04%) Git (software)
5 44 (15.02%) Bitbucket
6 40 (13.65%) EasyMock
7 35 (11.95%) JUnit
8 25 (8.53%) Selenium
9 12 (4.10%) CodeSonar
9 12 (4.10%) git-flow
9 12 (4.10%) Robot Framework
10 10 (3.41%) Visual Studio
11 8 (2.73%) Cucumber
12 6 (2.05%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.71%) IDA Disassembler
13 5 (1.71%) Subversion
14 4 (1.37%) JMeter
14 4 (1.37%) LoadRunner
14 4 (1.37%) Maven
14 4 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 50 (17.06%) Finance
2 16 (5.46%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.12%) Electronics
3 15 (5.12%) Manufacturing
3 15 (5.12%) Marketing
4 13 (4.44%) Law
5 11 (3.75%) Games
6 4 (1.37%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.02%) Military
8 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 105 (35.84%) Software Engineer
2 70 (23.89%) Developer
3 52 (17.75%) Java Engineer
3 52 (17.75%) Java Software Engineer
4 38 (12.97%) Software Developer
5 35 (11.95%) Java Developer
6 32 (10.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (7.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 20 (6.83%) Test Engineer
9 17 (5.80%) Data Scientist
9 17 (5.80%) Java Software Developer
10 16 (5.46%) C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (5.12%) Security Engineer
11 15 (5.12%) Systems Engineer
12 13 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
12 13 (4.44%) Cybersecurity Engineer
13 12 (4.10%) Linux Engineer
14 11 (3.75%) Cloud Engineer
14 11 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (3.75%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (21.50%) Spring
2 56 (19.11%) Java EE
3 45 (15.36%) AngularJS
4 44 (15.02%) EJB
4 44 (15.02%) Node.js
5 38 (12.97%) Django
6 35 (11.95%) HTML
7 31 (10.58%) JSF
8 24 (8.19%) Hibernate
9 23 (7.85%) Kafka
10 20 (6.83%) STL
11 19 (6.48%) CSS
11 19 (6.48%) React
12 18 (6.14%) Spring MVC
13 17 (5.80%) CSS3
13 17 (5.80%) HTML5
14 16 (5.46%) .NET
14 16 (5.46%) LAMP
15 15 (5.12%) J2EE
15 15 (5.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.92%) Wiki
2 24 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.44%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.10%) Cyber Defence
5 12 (4.10%) Cybercrime
6 11 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (3.07%) iPhone
8 8 (2.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (2.39%) Device Driver
10 6 (2.05%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (1.71%) Social Media
12 4 (1.37%) e-Learning
12 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.37%) VHDL
13 3 (1.02%) Industry 4.0
13 3 (1.02%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 144 (49.15%) Linux
2 85 (29.01%) Windows
3 41 (13.99%) CentOS
4 39 (13.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (11.95%) Android
6 29 (9.90%) Unix
7 23 (7.85%) Apple iOS
8 22 (7.51%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.07%) Ubuntu
9 9 (3.07%) Windows Phone
10 7 (2.39%) Solaris
10 7 (2.39%) Windows Server
11 4 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (1.02%) Fedora
12 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.68%) AIX
13 2 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (48.81%) Software Engineering
2 126 (43.00%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (27.30%) Scrum
4 79 (26.96%) DevOps
5 70 (23.89%) Cybersecurity
6 61 (20.82%) Open Source
6 61 (20.82%) Test Automation
7 57 (19.45%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (17.75%) TDD
9 43 (14.68%) Analytics
10 42 (14.33%) Machine Learning
11 39 (13.31%) Data Science
11 39 (13.31%) OO
12 36 (12.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 35 (11.95%) Reverse Engineering
14 34 (11.60%) OOD
14 34 (11.60%) Test Strategy
15 33 (11.26%) Collaborative Working
16 31 (10.58%) Unit Testing
17 26 (8.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 167 (57.00%) C++
2 165 (56.31%) Java
3 122 (41.64%) C
4 96 (32.76%) C#
5 93 (31.74%) JavaScript
6 51 (17.41%) Bash Shell
7 45 (15.36%) SQL
8 35 (11.95%) Perl
8 35 (11.95%) PowerShell
9 29 (9.90%) Objective-C
10 25 (8.53%) PHP
11 22 (7.51%) R
12 21 (7.17%) Ruby
13 17 (5.80%) Shell Script
14 13 (4.44%) Assembly Language
15 8 (2.73%) Embedded C
15 8 (2.73%) Embedded C++
16 7 (2.39%) Go
17 6 (2.05%) Rust
18 5 (1.71%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 150 (51.19%) Security Cleared
2 115 (39.25%) DV Cleared
3 62 (21.16%) SC Cleared
4 37 (12.63%) Degree
5 19 (6.48%) CCNA
5 19 (6.48%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.78%) CISSP
6 14 (4.78%) CompTIA Security+
6 14 (4.78%) GIAC
6 14 (4.78%) Linux+ Certification
6 14 (4.78%) MCSE
6 14 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (4.78%) Network+ Certification
6 14 (4.78%) SANS
6 14 (4.78%) SSCP
7 5 (1.71%) CCNP
7 5 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.71%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.68%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.39%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) DO-178B
3 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 48 (16.38%) Docker
2 18 (6.14%) vSphere
3 10 (3.41%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.05%) Firmware
5 5 (1.71%) VirtualBox
5 5 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.02%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.68%) Ceph
8 2 (0.68%) Dovecot
8 2 (0.68%) Postfix
8 2 (0.68%) Snort
8 2 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (10.24%) Puppet
2 19 (6.48%) Ansible
3 15 (5.12%) Salt
4 12 (4.10%) Kubernetes
5 9 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.71%) HP ALM
6 5 (1.71%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.02%) PowerCLI
7 3 (1.02%) SCCM
7 3 (1.02%) WSUS
8 2 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.68%) Galera Cluster
8 2 (0.68%) Nagios
8 2 (0.68%) OpenNMS
8 2 (0.68%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.34%) Ambari
9 1 (0.34%) CA Service Virtualization
9 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.34%) yum
Vendors
1 41 (13.99%) Red Hat
2 30 (10.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.46%) Atlassian
3 16 (5.46%) SAP
4 15 (5.12%) Cisco
5 10 (3.41%) EMC
5 10 (3.41%) VMware
6 7 (2.39%) Juniper
7 6 (2.05%) HP
8 5 (1.71%) Huawei
9 3 (1.02%) Agilent
9 3 (1.02%) Cloudera
9 3 (1.02%) Hortonworks
9 3 (1.02%) IBM
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle
10 2 (0.68%) ESRI
10 2 (0.68%) Google
10 2 (0.68%) Scality
10 2 (0.68%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.68%) Tableau