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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 60 121
Rank change year-on-year -12 +61  
Permanent jobs citing Python 78 88 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.75% 3.82% 1.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.38% 9.17% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 49
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 1057 960 1278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 50.84% 41.70% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 919 804 1067
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Borehamwood - 16 £35,000 -
Hatfield -20 12 £57,500 +2.22% 3
Watford -12 10 £45,000 +1.12% 1
St Albans - 8 £52,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 4 £35,000 -15.15%
Letchworth - 4 £25,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 4 £30,000 - 2
Hertford -3 2 £19,500 -39.06%
Rickmansworth +9 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Royston 0 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Kings Langley 0 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Welwyn Garden City -4 1 £52,500 +12.90% 4
Welwyn - 1 £60,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £50,000 - 1
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 68 (48.92%) Java
2 57 (41.01%) Linux
3 50 (35.97%) Unix
3 50 (35.97%) SQL
4 42 (30.22%) C#
5 38 (27.34%) Software Engineering
6 33 (23.74%) DevOps
7 31 (22.30%) Shell Script
7 31 (22.30%) Degree
8 30 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (20.86%) .NET
10 28 (20.14%) Finance
11 27 (19.42%) C++
12 25 (17.99%) JavaScript
12 25 (17.99%) Amazon AWS
13 24 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (17.27%) HTML
14 23 (16.55%) CSS
14 23 (16.55%) TCP/IP
14 23 (16.55%) Computer Science
15 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
15 22 (15.83%) Perl
16 21 (15.11%) Oracle
16 21 (15.11%) Analytics
17 19 (13.67%) Web Services
18 18 (12.95%) VB.NET
18 18 (12.95%) Windows
18 18 (12.95%) Test Scripting
18 18 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (12.95%) JIRA

Python
Co-occurring 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 15 (10.79%) SAS
2 13 (9.35%) Apache
3 10 (7.19%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.60%) Confluence
5 4 (2.88%) Drupal
5 4 (2.88%) IIS
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.88%) SugarCRM
5 4 (2.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.44%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.72%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.72%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (7.91%) SPSS
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) HFM
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.99%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.88%) Azure Machine Learning
3 4 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.16%) IaaS
4 3 (2.16%) SaaS
5 2 (1.44%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.44%) GitHub
5 2 (1.44%) PaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.55%) TCP/IP
2 16 (11.51%) DNS
3 10 (7.19%) SSH
4 9 (6.47%) ICMP
4 9 (6.47%) VPN
5 6 (4.32%) Firewall
5 6 (4.32%) HTTP
5 6 (4.32%) IPsec
5 6 (4.32%) Network Security
6 4 (2.88%) LDAP
7 2 (1.44%) Wireless
8 1 (0.72%) ATM
8 1 (0.72%) DHCP
8 1 (0.72%) Internet
8 1 (0.72%) Intranet
8 1 (0.72%) LAN
8 1 (0.72%) SSL
8 1 (0.72%) VSAT
8 1 (0.72%) WAN
8 1 (0.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.79%) MySQL
3 14 (10.07%) NoSQL
3 14 (10.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (10.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (8.63%) Hadoop
5 11 (7.91%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (7.91%) QlikView
6 10 (7.19%) Big Data
7 8 (5.76%) GIS
7 8 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.16%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.16%) DB2
10 2 (1.44%) DTS
10 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.72%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (12.95%) JIRA
2 16 (11.51%) Selenium
3 15 (10.79%) HP UFT
3 15 (10.79%) WebDriver
4 13 (9.35%) Git (software)
5 12 (8.63%) LabVIEW
6 8 (5.76%) Visual Studio
7 6 (4.32%) Maven
8 5 (3.60%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.16%) Ant
9 3 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.16%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.16%) Gradle
9 3 (2.16%) JUnit
9 3 (2.16%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.16%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 28 (20.14%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.32%) Retail
4 5 (3.60%) Banking
4 5 (3.60%) Marketing
5 3 (2.16%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.16%) Back Office
6 2 (1.44%) French Language
6 2 (1.44%) Games
6 2 (1.44%) German Language
6 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.44%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.72%) Advertising
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (25.90%) Developer
2 22 (15.83%) Software Developer
3 16 (11.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (10.07%) Analyst
5 12 (8.63%) Automation Test Analyst
5 12 (8.63%) Test Analyst
6 11 (7.91%) Analytics Manager
6 11 (7.91%) Data Analytics Manager
6 11 (7.91%) Data Manager
6 11 (7.91%) Technical Manager
7 10 (7.19%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.19%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (6.47%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Fraud Manager
9 8 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Analytics Manager
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Manager
9 8 (5.76%) Senior Technical Manager
9 8 (5.76%) Software Manager
10 7 (5.04%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.86%) .NET
2 24 (17.27%) HTML
3 23 (16.55%) CSS
4 19 (13.67%) Web Services
5 16 (11.51%) jQuery
5 16 (11.51%) Node.js
6 14 (10.07%) AngularJS
7 13 (9.35%) React
8 11 (7.91%) HTML5
9 8 (5.76%) Middleware
10 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET
10 7 (5.04%) JSON
11 6 (4.32%) Flask
11 6 (4.32%) RESTful
12 5 (3.60%) Spring
12 5 (3.60%) XML
13 4 (2.88%) J2EE
13 4 (2.88%) LAMP
14 3 (2.16%) Django
14 3 (2.16%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (16.55%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.07%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.04%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.04%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.04%) User Experience
5 6 (4.32%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.32%) Fintech
5 6 (4.32%) PACS
6 3 (2.16%) iPad
6 3 (2.16%) PKI
7 2 (1.44%) Blog
7 2 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.44%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 57 (41.01%) Linux
2 50 (35.97%) Unix
3 18 (12.95%) Windows
4 6 (4.32%) Solaris
5 5 (3.60%) AIX
6 4 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.16%) CentOS
8 2 (1.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.72%) Debian
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.34%) Software Engineering
2 33 (23.74%) DevOps
3 30 (21.58%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.11%) Analytics
5 18 (12.95%) BDD
5 18 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (12.95%) Data Analytics
5 18 (12.95%) TDD
5 18 (12.95%) Test Automation
5 18 (12.95%) Test Scripting
6 17 (12.23%) Scrum
7 15 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (10.79%) Visualisation
8 14 (10.07%) Data Visualisation
8 14 (10.07%) ETL
9 13 (9.35%) OO
10 12 (8.63%) Build Automation
10 12 (8.63%) Functional Testing
10 12 (8.63%) Project Management
11 11 (7.91%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 68 (48.92%) Java
2 50 (35.97%) SQL
3 42 (30.22%) C#
4 31 (22.30%) Shell Script
5 27 (19.42%) C++
6 25 (17.99%) JavaScript
7 22 (15.83%) Perl
8 18 (12.95%) VB.NET
9 16 (11.51%) PHP
10 12 (8.63%) T-SQL
11 11 (7.91%) R
12 10 (7.19%) Bash Shell
13 9 (6.47%) Ruby
13 9 (6.47%) Scala
14 8 (5.76%) C
15 5 (3.60%) MATLAB
16 4 (2.88%) Bourne shell
16 4 (2.88%) Groovy
16 4 (2.88%) Jython
16 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (22.30%) Degree
2 15 (10.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.88%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.72%) CEH
4 1 (0.72%) CISSP
4 1 (0.72%) CPTE
4 1 (0.72%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.72%) OSCP
4 1 (0.72%) PhD
4 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.91%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) Docker
2 2 (1.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.72%) Varnish
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (12.23%) Puppet
2 13 (9.35%) Ansible
3 12 (8.63%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.88%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (2.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.88%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.44%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.44%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.44%) Terraform
6 1 (0.72%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (15.11%) Oracle
2 16 (11.51%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.63%) SAP
4 11 (7.91%) Tableau
5 8 (5.76%) IBM
6 6 (4.32%) Google
6 6 (4.32%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.32%) Sybase
7 4 (2.88%) BMC
7 4 (2.88%) Teradata
7 4 (2.88%) VMware
8 3 (2.16%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.16%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.16%) Thales
8 3 (2.16%) VocaLink
9 2 (1.44%) Splunk
10 1 (0.72%) HP
10 1 (0.72%) hybris
10 1 (0.72%) Sun
10 1 (0.72%) Xamarin
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Apache Associates
Posted: 14 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Global Invacom Limited
Salary: Circa £50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago