Period
to 2 April 2020

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 6 months to 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 31 34
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 +60
Permanent jobs citing Python 130 222 355
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.76% 6.93% 7.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.01% 15.12% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 122 175 267
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £38,875 £40,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +16.67%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 928 1,468 2,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 48.28% 45.83% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 756 1,190 2,186
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,875 £68,750 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% -3.50% +11.11%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Hertfordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Python in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Python in Hertfordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Python in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

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 6 months to 2 April 2020. 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
St Albans -12 25 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Hemel Hempstead +42 22 £53,750 +10.26% 4
Bishop's Stortford - 16 £52,500 - 1
Hatfield -11 14 £65,000 +8.33% 9
Watford -8 13 £50,000 -25.93% 3
Welwyn Garden City +14 5 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Stevenage +4 5 £80,000 +42.22% 2
Borehamwood -4 5 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Harpenden +2 4 £52,500 - 6
Royston - 4 £27,500 - 2
Letchworth - 3 - -
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 60 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (43.08%) Java
2 56 (43.08%) JavaScript
3 53 (40.77%) AWS
4 50 (38.46%) Azure
5 44 (33.85%) Scrum
6 41 (31.54%) SQL
6 41 (31.54%) Linux
6 41 (31.54%) RESTful
7 39 (30.00%) Web Services
8 38 (29.23%) CSS
8 38 (29.23%) C#
9 37 (28.46%) Jenkins
10 36 (27.69%) AngularJS
10 36 (27.69%) Test Automation
11 35 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
12 33 (25.38%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (23.85%) DevOps
14 29 (22.31%) .NET
15 27 (20.77%) JIRA
15 27 (20.77%) GCP
16 26 (20.00%) Git (software)
17 25 (19.23%) TeamCity
17 25 (19.23%) Project Management
17 25 (19.23%) TypeScript
17 25 (19.23%) Bash Shell
18 24 (18.46%) Angular 2
18 24 (18.46%) HTML
18 24 (18.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 24 (18.46%) Unit Testing

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 (11.54%) Confluence
2 6 (4.62%) nginx
3 5 (3.85%) Apache
4 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.54%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Relativity
2 3 (2.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 53 (40.77%) AWS
2 50 (38.46%) Azure
3 27 (20.77%) GCP
4 11 (8.46%) Power Platform
5 10 (7.69%) Serverless
6 6 (4.62%) GitHub
6 6 (4.62%) Stackdriver
7 5 (3.85%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.54%) SaaS
9 1 (0.77%) Akamai
9 1 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Firewall
1 5 (3.85%) Wireless
2 4 (3.08%) DNS
2 4 (3.08%) HTTP
2 4 (3.08%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.31%) Broadband
3 3 (2.31%) DHCP
3 3 (2.31%) LAN
3 3 (2.31%) SNMP
3 3 (2.31%) TACACS
3 3 (2.31%) WAN
4 2 (1.54%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (1.54%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.54%) ICMP
4 2 (1.54%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.77%) DMVPN
5 1 (0.77%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) Power BI
2 10 (7.69%) QlikView
3 8 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.15%) MySQL
4 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.62%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.85%) Big Data
5 5 (3.85%) BigQuery
5 5 (3.85%) Data Lake
6 4 (3.08%) EDRMS
6 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.08%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.54%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.54%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (28.46%) Jenkins
2 27 (20.77%) JIRA
3 26 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 25 (19.23%) TeamCity
5 24 (18.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (3.08%) Selenium
7 4 (3.08%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.54%) TestRail
10 1 (0.77%) Apache Archiva
10 1 (0.77%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.77%) GitLab
10 1 (0.77%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.77%) Postman
10 1 (0.77%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.77%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.77%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (11.54%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Legal
3 6 (4.62%) Marketing
3 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Advertising
5 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.77%) Electronics
5 1 (0.77%) Games
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (43.08%) Developer
2 15 (11.54%) Java Developer
3 14 (10.77%) .NET Developer
3 14 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (10.77%) C# Developer
4 13 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 11 (8.46%) Lead Developer
5 11 (8.46%) Team Leader
5 11 (8.46%) Technical Team Leader
6 9 (6.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Data Scientist
7 8 (6.15%) Python Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) Junior
8 7 (5.38%) Lead Java Developer
8 7 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (31.54%) RESTful
2 39 (30.00%) Web Services
3 38 (29.23%) CSS
4 36 (27.69%) AngularJS
5 29 (22.31%) .NET
6 24 (18.46%) Angular 2
6 24 (18.46%) HTML
7 23 (17.69%) React
8 22 (16.92%) Node.js
9 17 (13.08%) HTML5
10 15 (11.54%) CSS3
10 15 (11.54%) Hibernate
10 15 (11.54%) JPA
10 15 (11.54%) Sass
10 15 (11.54%) Spring
10 15 (11.54%) Spring Boot
10 15 (11.54%) Vue.js
11 14 (10.77%) .NET Framework
12 13 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (7.69%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.08%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (3.08%) Life Science
3 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.31%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.54%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.54%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.54%) Replication
5 2 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.77%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.77%) Acoustics
6 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) User Experience
6 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.54%) Linux
2 23 (17.69%) Windows
3 8 (6.15%) Unix
4 3 (2.31%) CentOS
4 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.54%) AIX
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.77%) Android
6 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) HPUX
6 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.77%) Solaris
6 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (33.85%) Scrum
3 36 (27.69%) Test Automation
4 35 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
5 33 (25.38%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (23.85%) DevOps
7 25 (19.23%) Project Management
8 24 (18.46%) Unit Testing
9 19 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (13.85%) Kanban
10 18 (13.85%) MVC
11 17 (13.08%) BDD
11 17 (13.08%) TDD
12 16 (12.31%) Data Visualisation
12 16 (12.31%) Visualisation
13 15 (11.54%) Machine Learning
14 14 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (10.77%) Coaching
14 14 (10.77%) Web Development
15 13 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 56 (43.08%) Java
1 56 (43.08%) JavaScript
2 41 (31.54%) SQL
3 38 (29.23%) C#
4 25 (19.23%) Bash Shell
4 25 (19.23%) TypeScript
5 15 (11.54%) Java 8
6 14 (10.77%) Ruby
7 12 (9.23%) PowerShell
8 11 (8.46%) C++
9 10 (7.69%) F#
10 9 (6.92%) PHP
11 8 (6.15%) C
12 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
13 6 (4.62%) R
14 2 (1.54%) ANSI C
14 2 (1.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (1.54%) Go
14 2 (1.54%) Perl
14 2 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Degree
1 14 (10.77%) Postgraduate
2 8 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (4.62%) CCNP
5 5 (3.85%) CCNA
6 4 (3.08%) GCIA
6 4 (3.08%) GCIH
6 4 (3.08%) GSEC
6 4 (3.08%) SSCP
7 2 (1.54%) ISEB
7 2 (1.54%) RHCE
8 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (13.85%) Docker
2 5 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.54%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.77%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (0.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 10 (7.69%) Ansible
3 8 (6.15%) Puppet
4 6 (4.62%) Terraform
5 5 (3.85%) Nagios
6 4 (3.08%) EnCase
6 4 (3.08%) Grafana
6 4 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.08%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.31%) logstash
8 2 (1.54%) Kibana
8 2 (1.54%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.77%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.77%) Fluentd
9 1 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.77%) Mesos
9 1 (0.77%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.77%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (15.38%) Google
2 16 (12.31%) Tableau
3 10 (7.69%) Splunk
4 7 (5.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.85%) Databricks
5 5 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 4 (3.08%) Nuix
7 3 (2.31%) Cisco
7 3 (2.31%) F5
7 3 (2.31%) SAP
7 3 (2.31%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.31%) VMware
8 2 (1.54%) Aruba
8 2 (1.54%) Juniper
8 2 (1.54%) Meraki
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle
8 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.77%) New Relic
9 1 (0.77%) Talend
9 1 (0.77%) Tufin