Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 15 19
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 366 199 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 23.36% 13.53% 10.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.27% 19.36% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 336 170 179
Oxford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -1.16%

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 1068 1028 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 68.16% 69.88% 59.62%
Number of salaries quoted 945 918 812
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,950 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £64,925
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Python.

1 175 (47.81%) C++
2 168 (45.90%) Java
3 142 (38.80%) Software Engineering
4 138 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (37.16%) Amazon AWS
6 90 (24.59%) Machine Learning
7 88 (24.04%) Test Automation
8 84 (22.95%) Git (software)
8 84 (22.95%) Algorithms
9 83 (22.68%) PhD
9 83 (22.68%) Degree
10 81 (22.13%) Computer Science
11 77 (21.04%) Linux
12 75 (20.49%) Mathematics
13 73 (19.95%) C
14 68 (18.58%) JavaScript
14 68 (18.58%) QA
15 67 (18.31%) Selenium
16 65 (17.76%) SQL
17 63 (17.21%) Physics
18 60 (16.39%) C#
19 56 (15.30%) R
20 53 (14.48%) Big Data
21 50 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
22 48 (13.11%) Scrum
23 47 (12.84%) Artificial Intelligence
23 47 (12.84%) Natural Language Processing
24 44 (12.02%) Web Services
24 44 (12.02%) Windows
24 44 (12.02%) Multithreading

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 23 (6.28%) Confluence
2 21 (5.74%) Apache
3 18 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (4.10%) Apache Spark
4 15 (4.10%) nginx
5 12 (3.28%) Apache Solr
6 9 (2.46%) Jetty
6 9 (2.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.55%) DNN
7 2 (0.55%) GeoServer
7 2 (0.55%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.27%) Jupyter
Applications
1 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.27%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 136 (37.16%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (4.37%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.64%) SaaS
6 5 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.55%) GitHub
7 2 (0.55%) Serverless
8 1 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.27%) IaaS
8 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.01%) BGP
2 10 (2.73%) Firewall
2 10 (2.73%) OSPF
3 9 (2.46%) Cisco IOS
3 9 (2.46%) IPsec
4 8 (2.19%) EIGRP
4 8 (2.19%) Network Security
4 8 (2.19%) VPN
5 7 (1.91%) Ethernet
5 7 (1.91%) HSRP
5 7 (1.91%) Internet
5 7 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.91%) LAN
5 7 (1.91%) MPLS
5 7 (1.91%) VoIP
5 7 (1.91%) VRRP
5 7 (1.91%) WAN
6 6 (1.64%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.09%) LDAP
8 3 (0.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.48%) Big Data
2 32 (8.74%) NoSQL
3 17 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (3.28%) Text Mining
5 10 (2.73%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.91%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.91%) MySQL
7 6 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.64%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.09%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.27%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.27%) GIS
9 1 (0.27%) HBase
9 1 (0.27%) HDInsight
9 1 (0.27%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.27%) Redis
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.27%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 84 (22.95%) Git (software)
2 67 (18.31%) Selenium
3 44 (12.02%) Jenkins
4 36 (9.84%) JIRA
5 21 (5.74%) Cucumber
6 20 (5.46%) JUnit
7 15 (4.10%) Visual Studio
8 14 (3.83%) Eclipse
9 12 (3.28%) SoapUI
10 11 (3.01%) Maven
11 9 (2.46%) Hudson
11 9 (2.46%) PyCharm
11 9 (2.46%) Subversion
12 6 (1.64%) JMeter
12 6 (1.64%) Mocha
12 6 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (1.37%) Ant
13 5 (1.37%) Gradle
14 4 (1.09%) Gitweb
15 3 (0.82%) GDB
General
1 17 (4.64%) Automotive
2 14 (3.83%) Finance
3 12 (3.28%) Publishing
4 8 (2.19%) Marketing
5 3 (0.82%) Games
6 2 (0.55%) Banking
6 2 (0.55%) Electronics
6 2 (0.55%) Retail
7 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (28.14%) Developer
2 77 (21.04%) Software Engineer
3 46 (12.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 37 (10.11%) Test Engineer
5 36 (9.84%) Test Automation Engineer
6 30 (8.20%) Python Developer
7 25 (6.83%) AWS Engineer
7 25 (6.83%) Tester
8 24 (6.56%) Java Engineer
8 24 (6.56%) Software Developer
9 20 (5.46%) Java Developer
10 19 (5.19%) Senior Developer
11 17 (4.64%) Software Tester
12 16 (4.37%) Cloud Engineer
12 16 (4.37%) Machine Learning Researcher
12 16 (4.37%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
12 16 (4.37%) Senior Test Engineer
13 15 (4.10%) Data Scientist
13 15 (4.10%) Development Manager
13 15 (4.10%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (12.84%) Natural Language Processing
2 44 (12.02%) Web Services
3 40 (10.93%) Qt
4 34 (9.29%) HTML
5 29 (7.92%) .NET
5 29 (7.92%) AngularJS
6 28 (7.65%) TensorFlow
7 26 (7.10%) Django
7 26 (7.10%) MFC
7 26 (7.10%) WinForms
8 23 (6.28%) OpenGL
9 22 (6.01%) CSS
10 16 (4.37%) Node.js
11 13 (3.55%) Theano
12 12 (3.28%) Kafka
12 12 (3.28%) Lucene
13 11 (3.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 11 (3.01%) J2EE
13 11 (3.01%) J2SE
13 11 (3.01%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 84 (22.95%) Algorithms
2 81 (22.13%) Computer Science
3 30 (8.20%) CUDA
4 20 (5.46%) User Experience
5 13 (3.55%) Fintech
6 10 (2.73%) Linked Data
7 7 (1.91%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.09%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.82%) ASIC
10 3 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.55%) NHS
11 2 (0.55%) Replication
11 2 (0.55%) Smart City
12 1 (0.27%) Life Science
12 1 (0.27%) Robotics
12 1 (0.27%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 77 (21.04%) Linux
2 44 (12.02%) Windows
3 9 (2.46%) Unix
4 7 (1.91%) CentOS
5 5 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.09%) Android
7 3 (0.82%) Debian
7 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.55%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (38.80%) Software Engineering
2 138 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (24.59%) Machine Learning
4 88 (24.04%) Test Automation
5 75 (20.49%) Mathematics
6 63 (17.21%) Physics
7 50 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (13.11%) Scrum
9 47 (12.84%) Artificial Intelligence
10 44 (12.02%) Multithreading
11 40 (10.93%) Mentoring
12 33 (9.02%) DevOps
13 31 (8.47%) OO
14 30 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (7.92%) Bayesian Methods
16 27 (7.38%) Manual Testing
17 24 (6.56%) Statistics
18 23 (6.28%) OOD
19 21 (5.74%) Neural Network
20 20 (5.46%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 175 (47.81%) C++
2 168 (45.90%) Java
3 73 (19.95%) C
4 68 (18.58%) JavaScript
5 65 (17.76%) SQL
6 60 (16.39%) C#
7 56 (15.30%) R
8 35 (9.56%) MATLAB
9 34 (9.29%) Ruby
10 29 (7.92%) Bash Shell
11 24 (6.56%) Perl
12 22 (6.01%) Julia
13 17 (4.64%) Scala
14 16 (4.37%) PHP
15 15 (4.10%) Shell Script
16 9 (2.46%) Korn
16 9 (2.46%) PowerShell
17 8 (2.19%) Go
18 5 (1.37%) Tcl
19 4 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (22.68%) Degree
1 83 (22.68%) PhD
2 12 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.55%) CCNP
6 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CCNA
6 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (18.58%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) PMO
3 3 (0.82%) JTAG
System Software
1 24 (6.56%) Docker
2 6 (1.64%) Firmware
3 5 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.55%) Postfix
4 2 (0.55%) Varnish
4 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (4.64%) Ansible
2 15 (4.10%) Terraform
3 14 (3.83%) Puppet
4 10 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.19%) Nagios
6 6 (1.64%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.64%) SCOM
7 2 (0.55%) Cacti
8 1 (0.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (5.46%) Google
2 13 (3.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.28%) Cisco
4 9 (2.46%) Sun
5 7 (1.91%) CheckPoint
5 7 (1.91%) Palo Alto
6 6 (1.64%) SolarWinds
6 6 (1.64%) Talend
7 5 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.09%) Capita
8 4 (1.09%) Juniper
8 4 (1.09%) VMware
9 2 (0.55%) Perforce
10 1 (0.27%) Citrix
10 1 (0.27%) Xamarin