Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Python 399 314 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 25.81% 20.62% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.67% 31.34% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 378 291 178
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +29.41%
10th Percentile £39,625 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,250 £65,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +0.96% +22.35%

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 Oxford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,151 1,002 1,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 74.45% 65.79% 71.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,063 885 927
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +15.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,200 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Oxford

Python
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Python in Oxford

Python
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Oxford over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Python.

1 192 (48.12%) C++
2 164 (41.10%) Machine Learning
3 156 (39.10%) Java
4 131 (32.83%) Software Engineering
5 119 (29.82%) Linux
6 113 (28.32%) Artificial Intelligence
7 109 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
8 107 (26.82%) Computer Vision
9 91 (22.81%) JavaScript
10 89 (22.31%) PhD
11 85 (21.30%) Algorithms
12 81 (20.30%) Amazon AWS
13 79 (19.80%) C#
14 76 (19.05%) Computer Science
15 70 (17.54%) Deep Learning
16 68 (17.04%) SQL
17 67 (16.79%) Django
18 62 (15.54%) Natural Language Processing
19 61 (15.29%) Neural Network
20 60 (15.04%) DevOps
21 59 (14.79%) Bayesian Methods
21 59 (14.79%) Git (software)
22 58 (14.54%) Docker
23 55 (13.78%) Jenkins
24 53 (13.28%) TDD
25 52 (13.03%) Mathematics
25 52 (13.03%) C
25 52 (13.03%) Test Automation
26 50 (12.53%) Degree
26 50 (12.53%) Reinforcement Learning

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 25 (6.27%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (4.26%) Apache
3 16 (4.01%) Apache Spark
4 10 (2.51%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.26%) nginx
6 8 (2.01%) JBoss
6 8 (2.01%) Jetty
6 8 (2.01%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.50%) Confluence
8 3 (0.75%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.25%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.25%) lighttpd
10 1 (0.25%) Tornado
10 1 (0.25%) WildFly
10 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 81 (20.30%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (2.76%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (2.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (2.26%) GitHub
6 7 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (1.50%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.25%) SaaS
9 4 (1.00%) Heroku
10 3 (0.75%) Serverless
11 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.50%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.50%) Slack
12 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.25%) npm
12 1 (0.25%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.76%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.25%) Internet
3 4 (1.00%) DNS
4 3 (0.75%) Firewall
5 2 (0.50%) DHCP
5 2 (0.50%) HTTP
5 2 (0.50%) IPv6
5 2 (0.50%) Network Security
6 1 (0.25%) BGP
6 1 (0.25%) FTP
6 1 (0.25%) IPsec
6 1 (0.25%) SMTP
6 1 (0.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.03%) NoSQL
2 34 (8.52%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (7.02%) Big Data
3 28 (7.02%) MySQL
4 27 (6.77%) MongoDB
5 26 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (4.51%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.26%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.51%) SQL Server
9 12 (3.01%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.51%) Redis
11 7 (1.75%) Data Mining
12 6 (1.50%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.50%) Spotfire
13 4 (1.00%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.00%) GIS
14 3 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.75%) Geospatial Data
14 3 (0.75%) Power BI
15 2 (0.50%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 59 (14.79%) Git (software)
2 55 (13.78%) Jenkins
3 35 (8.77%) GitLab
4 8 (2.01%) Vagrant
5 7 (1.75%) git-flow
5 7 (1.75%) Hudson
5 7 (1.75%) Mercurial
5 7 (1.75%) Selenium
5 7 (1.75%) Subversion
6 6 (1.50%) Ant
6 6 (1.50%) JIRA
7 5 (1.25%) CMake
8 3 (0.75%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.50%) GDB
9 2 (0.50%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.50%) Maven
9 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.50%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.50%) YouTrack
General
1 25 (6.27%) Retail
2 13 (3.26%) Publishing
3 11 (2.76%) Legal
4 9 (2.26%) Automotive
4 9 (2.26%) Games
5 8 (2.01%) Finance
6 7 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.75%) Marketing
7 6 (1.50%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.50%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 170 (42.61%) Developer
2 84 (21.05%) Python Developer
3 74 (18.55%) Software Engineer
4 60 (15.04%) Software Developer
5 42 (10.53%) Computer Engineer
5 42 (10.53%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 38 (9.52%) Python Engineer
7 34 (8.52%) C++ Software Engineer
8 32 (8.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 31 (7.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 23 (5.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 22 (5.51%) C++ Developer
12 19 (4.76%) Analyst
12 19 (4.76%) Java Developer
12 19 (4.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
13 18 (4.51%) C++ Software Developer
14 17 (4.26%) Data Scientist
15 15 (3.76%) Django Developer
15 15 (3.76%) Graduate
15 15 (3.76%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (16.79%) Django
2 62 (15.54%) Natural Language Processing
3 49 (12.28%) TensorFlow
4 43 (10.78%) HTML
5 39 (9.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 37 (9.27%) OpenCV
7 36 (9.02%) STL
8 27 (6.77%) CSS
9 23 (5.76%) AngularJS
10 22 (5.51%) HTML5
10 22 (5.51%) RESTful
11 21 (5.26%) Backbone.js
12 19 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
12 19 (4.76%) Web Services
13 16 (4.01%) jQuery
14 15 (3.76%) Celery
14 15 (3.76%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (3.26%) Node.js
16 12 (3.01%) Elastic Stack
16 12 (3.01%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 85 (21.30%) Algorithms
2 76 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 45 (11.28%) Robotics
4 24 (6.02%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.76%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (2.76%) Private Cloud
6 8 (2.01%) NHS
7 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.00%) Social Network
9 3 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.75%) Fintech
9 3 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.75%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.75%) Smart City
9 3 (0.75%) User Experience
10 2 (0.50%) ASIC
10 2 (0.50%) Replication
11 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 119 (29.82%) Linux
2 19 (4.76%) Windows
3 13 (3.26%) Unix
4 9 (2.26%) CentOS
5 8 (2.01%) Debian
5 8 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.75%) Android
6 7 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.00%) FreeBSD
7 4 (1.00%) Robot Operating System
8 3 (0.75%) Solaris
9 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (41.10%) Machine Learning
2 131 (32.83%) Software Engineering
3 113 (28.32%) Artificial Intelligence
4 109 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (26.82%) Computer Vision
6 70 (17.54%) Deep Learning
7 61 (15.29%) Neural Network
8 60 (15.04%) DevOps
9 59 (14.79%) Bayesian Methods
10 53 (13.28%) TDD
11 52 (13.03%) Mathematics
11 52 (13.03%) Test Automation
12 50 (12.53%) Reinforcement Learning
13 49 (12.28%) Data Science
14 45 (11.28%) Computational Linguistics
15 44 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
16 43 (10.78%) Multithreading
16 43 (10.78%) Scrum
17 42 (10.53%) Probabilistic Modelling
18 40 (10.03%) Computational Biology
Programming Languages
1 192 (48.12%) C++
2 156 (39.10%) Java
3 91 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 79 (19.80%) C#
5 68 (17.04%) SQL
6 52 (13.03%) C
7 46 (11.53%) Ruby
8 39 (9.77%) Bash Shell
9 37 (9.27%) Go
10 32 (8.02%) Perl
11 24 (6.02%) R
12 23 (5.76%) PowerShell
13 13 (3.26%) PHP
14 10 (2.51%) Shell Script
15 8 (2.01%) MATLAB
16 6 (1.50%) Delphi
17 5 (1.25%) TypeScript
18 4 (1.00%) Scala
18 4 (1.00%) T-SQL
19 2 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (22.31%) PhD
2 50 (12.53%) Degree
3 40 (10.03%) MPhil
4 22 (5.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (2.76%) CISSP
6 4 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.26%) QA
2 12 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.76%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.50%) JTAG
System Software
1 58 (14.54%) Docker
2 2 (0.50%) Firmware
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Postfix
3 1 (0.25%) Varnish
3 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (8.52%) Ansible
2 30 (7.52%) Kubernetes
3 29 (7.27%) Puppet
4 20 (5.01%) Terraform
5 11 (2.76%) Salt
6 10 (2.51%) Kibana
6 10 (2.51%) logstash
6 10 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (2.51%) Packer
7 2 (0.50%) Nagios
8 1 (0.25%) Cacti
8 1 (0.25%) Icinga
8 1 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (10.28%) Google
2 15 (3.76%) Oracle
3 9 (2.26%) Tableau
4 7 (1.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.75%) New Relic
5 6 (1.50%) Sun
6 2 (0.50%) ESRI
6 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.50%) Twitter
7 1 (0.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco
7 1 (0.25%) Citrix
7 1 (0.25%) Cognos
7 1 (0.25%) Juniper
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.25%) Sophos
7 1 (0.25%) VMware