Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Python 588 378 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.13% 13.45% 15.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 21.76% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 544 334 305
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +23.60%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £70,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,999 1,737 2,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.44% 61.79% 67.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,803 1,514 1,703
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Oxfordshire

Python
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Python in Oxfordshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Oxfordshire

Python
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Oxford +5 395 £52,500 +5.00% 55
Abingdon +3 38 £50,000 - 16
Witney - 20 £47,500 - 2
Henley-on-Thames +10 6 £37,500 -
Thame -9 4 £50,000 -
Banbury +2 2 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Kidlington -11 2 £66,000 -21.43% 2
Wallingford -6 1 £43,500 +16.00%
Bicester - 1 £50,000 -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 248 (42.18%) C++
2 243 (41.33%) Java
3 199 (33.84%) Software Engineering
4 191 (32.48%) Machine Learning
5 173 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
6 168 (28.57%) Linux
7 164 (27.89%) JavaScript
8 148 (25.17%) SQL
9 146 (24.83%) Amazon AWS
10 118 (20.07%) PhD
11 114 (19.39%) Artificial Intelligence
12 107 (18.20%) Django
13 100 (17.01%) Computer Vision
14 96 (16.33%) Computer Science
15 94 (15.99%) Algorithms
16 85 (14.46%) Analytics
16 85 (14.46%) Deep Learning
17 81 (13.78%) HTML
18 80 (13.61%) Degree
19 79 (13.44%) DevOps
20 78 (13.27%) Git (software)
20 78 (13.27%) Scrum
21 75 (12.76%) C
21 75 (12.76%) Mathematics
22 74 (12.59%) C#
23 71 (12.07%) Natural Language Processing
24 70 (11.90%) Test Automation
25 69 (11.73%) TDD
26 68 (11.56%) Data Science
27 67 (11.39%) Jenkins

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 30 (5.10%) Apache Spark
2 24 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (3.91%) Apache
3 23 (3.91%) Confluence
4 12 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.53%) nginx
6 7 (1.19%) Jetty
7 6 (1.02%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.85%) JBoss
8 5 (0.85%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.68%) Apache Airflow
9 4 (0.68%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.68%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.34%) Tornado
11 1 (0.17%) Drupal
11 1 (0.17%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.17%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.17%) WildFly
11 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 146 (24.83%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (6.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.57%) GitHub
3 21 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.36%) Heroku
7 7 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.19%) Google Analytics
7 7 (1.19%) SaaS
8 6 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (1.02%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.85%) AdWords
9 5 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.85%) Office 365
9 5 (0.85%) Slack
10 3 (0.51%) Cloudflare
10 3 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.70%) DNS
1 10 (1.70%) Internet
2 8 (1.36%) DHCP
3 7 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.85%) SAN
4 5 (0.85%) VLAN
4 5 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (0.85%) Wireless
4 5 (0.85%) WPA
5 4 (0.68%) Broadband
6 3 (0.51%) HTTP
6 3 (0.51%) IPv6
6 3 (0.51%) Network Security
7 2 (0.34%) BGP
8 1 (0.17%) Firewall
8 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (11.05%) NoSQL
2 52 (8.84%) Big Data
2 52 (8.84%) Relational Database
3 51 (8.67%) MySQL
4 45 (7.65%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (7.31%) MongoDB
6 39 (6.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 33 (5.61%) RDBMS
8 30 (5.10%) SQL Server
9 27 (4.59%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.04%) Redis
11 11 (1.87%) GIS
12 9 (1.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 9 (1.53%) Apache Hive
12 9 (1.53%) Geospatial Data
13 7 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.19%) Power BI
14 4 (0.68%) BigQuery
14 4 (0.68%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 78 (13.27%) Git (software)
2 67 (11.39%) Jenkins
3 33 (5.61%) JIRA
4 29 (4.93%) GitLab
5 22 (3.74%) Selenium
6 21 (3.57%) Subversion
7 11 (1.87%) GDB
8 9 (1.53%) Hudson
9 7 (1.19%) Ant
9 7 (1.19%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.19%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.85%) CMake
10 5 (0.85%) YouTrack
11 4 (0.68%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.68%) git-flow
11 4 (0.68%) Maven
12 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.34%) ERwin
13 2 (0.34%) Robot Framework
13 2 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (5.95%) Retail
2 26 (4.42%) Publishing
3 21 (3.57%) Finance
3 21 (3.57%) Games
4 14 (2.38%) Marketing
5 9 (1.53%) Automotive
6 8 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.19%) Legal
7 7 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.02%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.85%) Advertising
10 4 (0.68%) Law
10 4 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 240 (40.82%) Developer
2 128 (21.77%) Python Developer
3 121 (20.58%) Software Engineer
4 66 (11.22%) Software Developer
5 55 (9.35%) Python Engineer
6 44 (7.48%) Analyst
7 43 (7.31%) Computer Engineer
8 42 (7.14%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 38 (6.46%) C++ Software Engineer
10 37 (6.29%) Senior Software Engineer
11 36 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
11 36 (6.12%) Java Developer
12 30 (5.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 26 (4.42%) Python Software Engineer
14 25 (4.25%) Django Developer
14 25 (4.25%) Python/Django Developer
15 23 (3.91%) C++ Developer
15 23 (3.91%) Data Scientist
16 22 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
17 19 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (18.20%) Django
2 81 (13.78%) HTML
3 71 (12.07%) Natural Language Processing
4 65 (11.05%) CSS
5 55 (9.35%) TensorFlow
6 42 (7.14%) HTML5
6 42 (7.14%) jQuery
7 37 (6.29%) AngularJS
8 34 (5.78%) Web Services
9 33 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
10 29 (4.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 27 (4.59%) RESTful
12 25 (4.25%) Backbone.js
13 24 (4.08%) OpenCV
13 24 (4.08%) STL
14 23 (3.91%) Celery
14 23 (3.91%) Node.js
14 23 (3.91%) Ruby on Rails
15 22 (3.74%) Spring
16 19 (3.23%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 96 (16.33%) Computer Science
2 94 (15.99%) Algorithms
3 37 (6.29%) Mobile App
4 33 (5.61%) Robotics
5 12 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (1.87%) ASIC
7 10 (1.70%) NHS
8 9 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.36%) Social Network
10 7 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.02%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.85%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.68%) Fintech
13 4 (0.68%) User Experience
14 3 (0.51%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 168 (28.57%) Linux
2 22 (3.74%) Windows
3 21 (3.57%) Unix
4 17 (2.89%) CentOS
5 12 (2.04%) Android
5 12 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.36%) Debian
6 8 (1.36%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.02%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.34%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Robot Operating System
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (33.84%) Software Engineering
2 191 (32.48%) Machine Learning
3 173 (29.42%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (19.39%) Artificial Intelligence
5 100 (17.01%) Computer Vision
6 85 (14.46%) Analytics
6 85 (14.46%) Deep Learning
7 79 (13.44%) DevOps
8 78 (13.27%) Scrum
9 75 (12.76%) Mathematics
10 70 (11.90%) Test Automation
11 69 (11.73%) TDD
12 68 (11.56%) Data Science
13 66 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
14 64 (10.88%) SDLC
15 61 (10.37%) Bayesian Methods
16 54 (9.18%) Neural Network
17 53 (9.01%) Data Analysis
18 50 (8.50%) Mentoring
19 49 (8.33%) Reinforcement Learning
Programming Languages
1 248 (42.18%) C++
2 243 (41.33%) Java
3 164 (27.89%) JavaScript
4 148 (25.17%) SQL
5 75 (12.76%) C
6 74 (12.59%) C#
7 58 (9.86%) Ruby
8 56 (9.52%) Bash Shell
9 51 (8.67%) Perl
10 43 (7.31%) R
11 35 (5.95%) MATLAB
12 30 (5.10%) PHP
13 29 (4.93%) Go
14 25 (4.25%) PowerShell
15 19 (3.23%) Scala
16 9 (1.53%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.36%) TypeScript
18 7 (1.19%) Fortran
18 7 (1.19%) Julia
18 7 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (20.07%) PhD
2 80 (13.61%) Degree
3 30 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.19%) CISSP
6 3 (0.51%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.17%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.17%) CCNP
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.65%) QA
2 11 (1.87%) JTAG
3 7 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.85%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.51%) GCP
7 1 (0.17%) GAMP
System Software
1 49 (8.33%) Docker
2 11 (1.87%) Firmware
3 7 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.17%) HDFS
6 1 (0.17%) Postfix
6 1 (0.17%) Varnish
6 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (5.78%) Kubernetes
2 33 (5.61%) Puppet
3 31 (5.27%) Terraform
4 30 (5.10%) Ansible
5 22 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.53%) Packer
7 8 (1.36%) Kibana
7 8 (1.36%) logstash
7 8 (1.36%) Salt
8 6 (1.02%) Cacti
8 6 (1.02%) Nagios
9 3 (0.51%) SCCM
9 3 (0.51%) SCOM
10 2 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.17%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 61 (10.37%) Google
2 39 (6.63%) Sun
3 22 (3.74%) Oracle
4 13 (2.21%) Microsoft
5 11 (1.87%) Tableau
6 8 (1.36%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.19%) Capita
7 7 (1.19%) New Relic
8 5 (0.85%) Cognos
8 5 (0.85%) Sophos
8 5 (0.85%) Twitter
8 5 (0.85%) Veeam
9 3 (0.51%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.51%) CommVault
9 3 (0.51%) ESRI
9 3 (0.51%) Freshdesk
9 3 (0.51%) PagerDuty
9 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.51%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.34%) VMware