The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 83 49 75
Rank change year-on-year -34 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Python 57 126 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.64% 4.96% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 12.64% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 80 72
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1055 997 1142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 48.91% 39.24% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 920 809 922
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,025
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Hertfordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Python in Hertfordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Hertfordshire

Python
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +2 18 £50,000 -16.66% 2
St Albans -1 11 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Stevenage - 5 £42,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £72,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 3 £50,000 -
Kings Langley 0 2 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Welwyn Garden City -4 2 - -
Welwyn - 2 £65,000 -
Royston +8 1 £65,000 - 1
Hertford -10 1 £25,000 -21.87%
Rickmansworth - 1 £75,000 -
Python
East of England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 85 (63.91%) Java
2 64 (48.12%) Linux
3 56 (42.11%) C#
4 48 (36.09%) Finance
4 48 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (35.34%) Unix
6 43 (32.33%) SQL
7 35 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (21.05%) HP UFT
8 28 (21.05%) Scrum
8 28 (21.05%) Selenium
9 27 (20.30%) Analytics
10 26 (19.55%) DevOps
10 26 (19.55%) Shell Script
11 25 (18.80%) QA
11 25 (18.80%) Amazon AWS
11 25 (18.80%) Data Analytics
11 25 (18.80%) Functional Testing
12 24 (18.05%) Software Engineering
13 23 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (15.04%) .NET
14 20 (15.04%) Automation Testing
15 19 (14.29%) Web Services
16 18 (13.53%) SQL Server
16 18 (13.53%) Perl
16 18 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (13.53%) SAS
16 18 (13.53%) Visualisation
16 18 (13.53%) TDD
16 18 (13.53%) Degree

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 18 (13.53%) SAS
2 8 (6.02%) Apache
2 8 (6.02%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.26%) Confluence
4 4 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (2.26%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.50%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.50%) Drupal
6 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.75%) IIS
7 1 (0.75%) nginx
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (10.53%) SPSS
2 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.75%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.26%) SaaS
2 3 (2.26%) Slack
3 2 (1.50%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) DNS
1 14 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.26%) HTTP
3 4 (3.01%) Firewall
3 4 (3.01%) SMTP
3 4 (3.01%) SNMP
4 3 (2.26%) ICMP
4 3 (2.26%) IPsec
4 3 (2.26%) Network Security
4 3 (2.26%) SSH
4 3 (2.26%) VPN
5 2 (1.50%) Wireless
6 1 (0.75%) ATM
6 1 (0.75%) DHCP
6 1 (0.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.75%) LAN
6 1 (0.75%) SSL
6 1 (0.75%) WAN
6 1 (0.75%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.53%) Big Data
1 18 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (12.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (11.28%) QlikView
4 14 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 12 (9.02%) GIS
6 8 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.51%) MySQL
8 5 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.75%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 28 (21.05%) HP UFT
1 28 (21.05%) Selenium
2 16 (12.03%) JIRA
3 15 (11.28%) WebDriver
4 12 (9.02%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.52%) Git (software)
6 7 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 7 (5.26%) JUnit
6 7 (5.26%) Maven
6 7 (5.26%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.01%) Ant
8 3 (2.26%) GoCD
8 3 (2.26%) LabVIEW
8 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.50%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.50%) gulp
9 2 (1.50%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.50%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
General
1 48 (36.09%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Banking
3 7 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 6 (4.51%) Games
4 6 (4.51%) Retail
5 4 (3.01%) Automotive
6 2 (1.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (21.05%) Analyst
1 28 (21.05%) Test Analyst
2 19 (14.29%) Developer
2 19 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (11.28%) Analytics Manager
3 15 (11.28%) Data Analytics Manager
3 15 (11.28%) Data Manager
4 14 (10.53%) Technical Manager
5 13 (9.77%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (9.77%) QA Analyst
5 13 (9.77%) QA Test Analyst
5 13 (9.77%) Software Engineer
6 12 (9.02%) Fraud Manager
6 12 (9.02%) Senior Analytics Manager
6 12 (9.02%) Senior Manager
6 12 (9.02%) Senior Technical Manager
7 11 (8.27%) Software Manager
8 10 (7.52%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Architect
9 8 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.04%) .NET
2 19 (14.29%) Web Services
3 14 (10.53%) RESTful
4 12 (9.02%) HTML
5 10 (7.52%) CSS
6 9 (6.77%) Spring
7 8 (6.02%) jQuery
7 8 (6.02%) Node.js
8 7 (5.26%) Gherkin
8 7 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 7 (5.26%) Middleware
8 7 (5.26%) React
9 6 (4.51%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.51%) XML
10 5 (3.76%) J2EE
11 4 (3.01%) Flask
12 3 (2.26%) LAMP
12 3 (2.26%) REST
12 3 (2.26%) SOAP
13 2 (1.50%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 35 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.51%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.01%) Life Science
4 4 (3.01%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.01%) Robotics
4 4 (3.01%) User Experience
5 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.26%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.26%) PACS
6 2 (1.50%) Fintech
6 2 (1.50%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) Clustering
7 1 (0.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.75%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.75%) iPad
7 1 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (48.12%) Linux
2 47 (35.34%) Unix
3 12 (9.02%) Windows
4 5 (3.76%) Solaris
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.26%) CoreOS
5 3 (2.26%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.50%) Debian
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.05%) Scrum
3 27 (20.30%) Analytics
4 26 (19.55%) DevOps
5 25 (18.80%) Data Analytics
5 25 (18.80%) Functional Testing
6 24 (18.05%) Software Engineering
7 23 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (15.04%) Automation Testing
9 18 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (13.53%) Data Visualisation
9 18 (13.53%) TDD
9 18 (13.53%) Visualisation
10 17 (12.78%) BDD
10 17 (12.78%) ETL
10 17 (12.78%) Test Scripting
11 14 (10.53%) Programme Management
11 14 (10.53%) Project Management
11 14 (10.53%) Resource Management
11 14 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (63.91%) Java
2 56 (42.11%) C#
3 43 (32.33%) SQL
4 26 (19.55%) Shell Script
5 18 (13.53%) Perl
5 18 (13.53%) Ruby
6 17 (12.78%) VB.NET
7 16 (12.03%) C++
7 16 (12.03%) JavaScript
8 14 (10.53%) R
8 14 (10.53%) Scala
8 14 (10.53%) T-SQL
9 13 (9.77%) Bash Shell
10 10 (7.52%) C
11 7 (5.26%) PHP
12 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
13 5 (3.76%) Jython
14 4 (3.01%) Embedded C
14 4 (3.01%) MATLAB
15 3 (2.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (13.53%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) PhD
3 1 (0.75%) CEH
3 1 (0.75%) CPTE
3 1 (0.75%) CREST Certified
3 1 (0.75%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.80%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.50%) ISO13485
System Software
1 17 (12.78%) Docker
2 4 (3.01%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.50%) Ceph
3 2 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (11.28%) Puppet
2 13 (9.77%) Ansible
3 11 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.51%) Grafana
5 5 (3.76%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (3.76%) Terraform
6 4 (3.01%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.26%) Graphite
8 1 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.75%) Kibana
8 1 (0.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (11.28%) Oracle
1 15 (11.28%) Tableau
2 14 (10.53%) SAP
3 8 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.02%) Splunk
3 8 (6.02%) Teradata
4 7 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 7 (5.26%) IBM
5 5 (3.76%) Google
5 5 (3.76%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.26%) HP
6 3 (2.26%) Sybase
7 2 (1.50%) Cisco
7 2 (1.50%) NetApp
7 2 (1.50%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.50%) VMware
8 1 (0.75%) Dell
8 1 (0.75%) Toshiba
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £62000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Royston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Stevenage
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago