Period
to 3 July 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 29 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 +57
Permanent jobs citing Python 107 208 290
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.63% 7.01% 6.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.29% 15.98% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 104 158 206
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 619 1,302 2,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 49.92% 43.87% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 518 991 2,085
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Hemel Hempstead +40 29 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Bishop's Stortford +11 15 £45,000 -5.26%
Watford -7 13 £50,000 -28.57%
Hatfield +2 10 £65,000 +8.33% 3
St Albans -2 10 £57,500 +21.05%
Stevenage +4 6 £80,000 +166.67%
Harpenden +7 5 £52,500 -
Borehamwood -2 5 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Royston +3 4 £27,500 -42.11%
Welwyn Garden City +3 1 £48,000 -26.15% 1
Letchworth - 1 - -
Python
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (41.12%) JavaScript
2 40 (37.38%) Java
3 39 (36.45%) AWS
4 38 (35.51%) Linux
5 36 (33.64%) SQL
6 33 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (29.91%) Azure
7 32 (29.91%) Web Services
8 30 (28.04%) Scrum
9 29 (27.10%) GCP
10 28 (26.17%) DevOps
10 28 (26.17%) Google
11 26 (24.30%) Test Automation
11 26 (24.30%) CSS
12 25 (23.36%) RESTful
13 24 (22.43%) React
14 23 (21.50%) AngularJS
14 23 (21.50%) Bash Shell
15 21 (19.63%) HTML
15 21 (19.63%) Continuous Delivery
16 20 (18.69%) Docker
16 20 (18.69%) C#
17 18 (16.82%) Kanban
17 18 (16.82%) Degree
18 17 (15.89%) Computer Science
18 17 (15.89%) Spring
18 17 (15.89%) Machine Learning
18 17 (15.89%) Spring Boot
19 16 (14.95%) HTML5
19 16 (14.95%) Windows

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 6 (5.61%) Confluence
2 5 (4.67%) Apache
3 2 (1.87%) nginx
3 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (36.45%) AWS
2 32 (29.91%) Azure
3 29 (27.10%) GCP
4 10 (9.35%) Power Platform
5 5 (4.67%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (4.67%) Serverless
6 4 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.87%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.87%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.87%) SaaS
7 2 (1.87%) Stackdriver
8 1 (0.93%) Akamai
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.93%) AWS CodeCommit
8 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) Wireless
2 3 (2.80%) LAN
2 3 (2.80%) WAN
3 2 (1.87%) BGP
3 2 (1.87%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (1.87%) DNS
3 2 (1.87%) Firewall
3 2 (1.87%) HTTP
3 2 (1.87%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) MPLS
3 2 (1.87%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.87%) OSPF
3 2 (1.87%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.87%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.93%) GLBP
4 1 (0.93%) IGRP
4 1 (0.93%) Multicast
4 1 (0.93%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) BigQuery
1 11 (10.28%) MySQL
2 10 (9.35%) Power BI
3 9 (8.41%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.67%) Data Lake
6 5 (4.67%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.74%) Big Data
7 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.74%) QlikView
7 4 (3.74%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (2.80%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon Athena
10 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Jenkins
1 13 (12.15%) JIRA
2 12 (11.21%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (8.41%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.93%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.93%) Postman
6 1 (0.93%) Pylint
6 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.93%) Sourcetree
6 1 (0.93%) TestRail
6 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.93%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (6.54%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.74%) Legal
4 2 (1.87%) Electronics
4 2 (1.87%) Law
4 2 (1.87%) Local Government
4 2 (1.87%) Marketing
4 2 (1.87%) Police
4 2 (1.87%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (40.19%) Developer
2 15 (14.02%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (9.35%) Senior Developer
4 10 (9.35%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Lead Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Junior
7 7 (6.54%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Data Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Data Scientist
7 7 (6.54%) Lead Java Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.67%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.91%) Web Services
2 26 (24.30%) CSS
3 25 (23.36%) RESTful
4 24 (22.43%) React
5 23 (21.50%) AngularJS
6 21 (19.63%) HTML
7 17 (15.89%) Spring
7 17 (15.89%) Spring Boot
8 16 (14.95%) HTML5
9 15 (14.02%) CSS3
9 15 (14.02%) Hibernate
9 15 (14.02%) JPA
9 15 (14.02%) Node.js
10 13 (12.15%) Vue.js
11 12 (11.21%) .NET
12 9 (8.41%) Angular 2
12 9 (8.41%) Django
12 9 (8.41%) Laravel
13 7 (6.54%) jQuery
14 6 (5.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.67%) Algorithms
2 5 (4.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (3.74%) Life Science
3 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.80%) Blog
5 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.93%) Acoustics
6 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.51%) Linux
2 16 (14.95%) Windows
3 5 (4.67%) Unix
4 1 (0.93%) AIX
4 1 (0.93%) CentOS
4 1 (0.93%) HPUX
4 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Solaris
4 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.04%) Scrum
3 28 (26.17%) DevOps
4 26 (24.30%) Test Automation
5 21 (19.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (16.82%) Kanban
7 17 (15.89%) Computer Science
7 17 (15.89%) Machine Learning
8 13 (12.15%) Analytics
8 13 (12.15%) Artificial Intelligence
8 13 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (12.15%) Software Engineering
9 12 (11.21%) Data Science
10 11 (10.28%) Visualisation
11 10 (9.35%) Data Visualisation
12 9 (8.41%) MVC
12 9 (8.41%) Project Management
12 9 (8.41%) Unit Testing
12 9 (8.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.12%) JavaScript
2 40 (37.38%) Java
3 36 (33.64%) SQL
4 23 (21.50%) Bash Shell
5 20 (18.69%) C#
6 15 (14.02%) Java 8
7 14 (13.08%) C++
8 11 (10.28%) PHP
8 11 (10.28%) TypeScript
9 10 (9.35%) C
10 7 (6.54%) T-SQL
11 6 (5.61%) R
12 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
12 5 (4.67%) Ruby
13 4 (3.74%) F#
14 2 (1.87%) ANSI C
14 2 (1.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 1 (0.93%) GLSL
15 1 (0.93%) Go
15 1 (0.93%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 18 (16.82%) Degree
2 12 (11.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.67%) CCNP
3 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.67%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.80%) ISEB
5 2 (1.87%) CCNA
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.93%) PhD
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 20 (18.69%) Docker
2 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.87%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) zsh
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.67%) Terraform
3 4 (3.74%) Ansible
4 3 (2.80%) Grafana
4 3 (2.80%) Nagios
4 3 (2.80%) Puppet
4 3 (2.80%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.93%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.93%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.93%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (26.17%) Google
2 10 (9.35%) Tableau
3 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.67%) Databricks
4 5 (4.67%) Splunk
5 4 (3.74%) Percona
6 3 (2.80%) Cisco
6 3 (2.80%) VMware
7 2 (1.87%) Aruba
7 2 (1.87%) F5
7 2 (1.87%) Juniper
7 2 (1.87%) Meraki
8 1 (0.93%) Arista
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix
8 1 (0.93%) HP
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle
8 1 (0.93%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.93%) Talend
8 1 (0.93%) Zscaler