Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 3 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Python 555 703 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.35% 22.65% 15.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.08% 32.85% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 491 559 306
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,265 £33,000 £32,429
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £85,000
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 1,678 2,140 1,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 67.58% 68.94% 63.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,472 1,781 1,487
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 0 358 £55,000 +4.76% 70
Abingdon -2 67 £47,500 -20.83% 9
Banbury +7 20 £37,500 -25.00%
Witney +9 8 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Thame 0 4 £50,000 -6.98%
Kidlington +4 1 - - 3
Bicester +2 1 £50,000 +75.44%
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 293 (52.79%) C++
2 240 (43.24%) Java
3 227 (40.90%) Linux
4 191 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
4 191 (34.41%) Software Engineering
5 173 (31.17%) Machine Learning
6 129 (23.24%) SQL
7 125 (22.52%) Artificial Intelligence
8 118 (21.26%) Computer Science
9 115 (20.72%) Amazon AWS
10 114 (20.54%) JavaScript
11 111 (20.00%) Computer Vision
12 109 (19.64%) C#
13 108 (19.46%) Degree
14 102 (18.38%) Algorithms
15 99 (17.84%) Git (software)
16 92 (16.58%) Mathematics
17 89 (16.04%) DevOps
18 79 (14.23%) Test Automation
19 76 (13.69%) Bash Shell
19 76 (13.69%) Docker
20 74 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
20 74 (13.33%) PhD
21 73 (13.15%) Data Science
21 73 (13.15%) Problem-Solving
22 72 (12.97%) C
23 67 (12.07%) Neural Network
23 67 (12.07%) Deep Learning
24 66 (11.89%) Jenkins
25 64 (11.53%) Django

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 25 (4.50%) Apache
2 22 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (3.06%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.34%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.98%) Confluence
6 10 (1.80%) JBoss
6 10 (1.80%) nginx
7 8 (1.44%) Jetty
7 8 (1.44%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.26%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.36%) IIS
10 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.18%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.18%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.18%) CATIA
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.18%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 1 (0.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (0.18%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 115 (20.72%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (3.96%) Google Analytics
5 20 (3.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 8 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.44%) Amazon S3
9 7 (1.26%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
10 6 (1.08%) GitHub
10 6 (1.08%) SaaS
11 5 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.90%) Office 365
12 3 (0.54%) IaaS
12 3 (0.54%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.54%) PaaS
12 3 (0.54%) Serverless
13 2 (0.36%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.60%) Firewall
2 13 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.80%) DNS
4 8 (1.44%) Broadband
4 8 (1.44%) DHCP
5 6 (1.08%) VLAN
6 5 (0.90%) SAN
6 5 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.90%) Wireless
6 5 (0.90%) WPA
7 4 (0.72%) Network Security
8 3 (0.54%) Internet
8 3 (0.54%) IPv6
8 3 (0.54%) SSL
9 2 (0.36%) HTTP
9 2 (0.36%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.18%) FTP
10 1 (0.18%) IPsec
10 1 (0.18%) SMTP
10 1 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 36 (6.49%) Hadoop
3 32 (5.77%) Big Data
4 31 (5.59%) MySQL
5 29 (5.23%) NoSQL
6 25 (4.50%) Apache Hive
7 22 (3.96%) Data Mining
7 22 (3.96%) Spotfire
8 20 (3.60%) Relational Database
9 19 (3.42%) MongoDB
10 18 (3.24%) SQL Server
11 13 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (2.34%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.98%) GIS
13 10 (1.80%) Redis
14 9 (1.62%) Geospatial Data
15 8 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
16 6 (1.08%) Power BI
17 4 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
18 2 (0.36%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 99 (17.84%) Git (software)
2 66 (11.89%) Jenkins
3 36 (6.49%) GitLab
4 19 (3.42%) JIRA
5 18 (3.24%) Subversion
6 10 (1.80%) Vagrant
7 8 (1.44%) Maven
8 7 (1.26%) git-flow
9 6 (1.08%) CMake
9 6 (1.08%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.08%) Selenium
10 5 (0.90%) Hudson
10 5 (0.90%) JUnit
11 4 (0.72%) Ant
11 4 (0.72%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.36%) GDB
12 2 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.36%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.18%) Mocha
General
1 23 (4.14%) Games
1 23 (4.14%) Publishing
2 15 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.16%) Retail
5 11 (1.98%) Legal
5 11 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.26%) Automotive
7 4 (0.72%) Finance
8 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 211 (38.02%) Developer
2 117 (21.08%) Software Engineer
3 95 (17.12%) Python Developer
4 67 (12.07%) Software Developer
5 42 (7.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 42 (7.57%) Graduate
6 37 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 37 (6.67%) Python Engineer
7 35 (6.31%) Computer Engineer
7 35 (6.31%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 34 (6.13%) Data Scientist
8 34 (6.13%) Java Developer
9 33 (5.95%) C++ Software Engineer
10 32 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
11 27 (4.86%) Analyst
12 24 (4.32%) C++ Developer
13 22 (3.96%) Research Engineer
14 21 (3.78%) Graduate Developer
14 21 (3.78%) Junior
15 20 (3.60%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (11.53%) Django
2 53 (9.55%) HTML
3 52 (9.37%) Natural Language Processing
4 44 (7.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 42 (7.57%) OpenCV
6 41 (7.39%) STL
6 41 (7.39%) TensorFlow
7 38 (6.85%) CSS
8 27 (4.86%) AngularJS
8 27 (4.86%) HTML5
8 27 (4.86%) REST
9 24 (4.32%) Web Services
10 22 (3.96%) jQuery
11 20 (3.60%) WPF
12 18 (3.24%) J2EE
13 17 (3.06%) J2SE
13 17 (3.06%) RESTful
14 16 (2.88%) Spring
15 15 (2.70%) Node.js
15 15 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 102 (18.38%) Algorithms
2 62 (11.17%) Robotics
3 15 (2.70%) Life Science
4 14 (2.52%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (1.98%) Private Cloud
8 7 (1.26%) NHS
9 6 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (0.72%) Fintech
11 4 (0.72%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.72%) User Experience
12 3 (0.54%) Replication
12 3 (0.54%) Smart City
13 2 (0.36%) ASIC
13 2 (0.36%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
13 2 (0.36%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 227 (40.90%) Linux
2 55 (9.91%) Windows
3 27 (4.86%) Unix
4 21 (3.78%) CentOS
5 14 (2.52%) Debian
6 10 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.62%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.44%) Android
9 7 (1.26%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.90%) FreeBSD
10 5 (0.90%) Robot Operating System
10 5 (0.90%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.72%) Solaris
12 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
1 191 (34.41%) Software Engineering
2 173 (31.17%) Machine Learning
3 125 (22.52%) Artificial Intelligence
4 118 (21.26%) Computer Science
5 111 (20.00%) Computer Vision
6 92 (16.58%) Mathematics
7 89 (16.04%) DevOps
8 79 (14.23%) Test Automation
9 73 (13.15%) Data Science
9 73 (13.15%) Problem-Solving
10 67 (12.07%) Deep Learning
10 67 (12.07%) Neural Network
11 56 (10.09%) Analytics
12 53 (9.55%) Bayesian Methods
12 53 (9.55%) Scrum
13 49 (8.83%) Reinforcement Learning
14 47 (8.47%) Visualisation
15 42 (7.57%) SDLC
16 41 (7.39%) Computational Linguistics
Programming Languages
1 293 (52.79%) C++
2 240 (43.24%) Java
3 129 (23.24%) SQL
4 114 (20.54%) JavaScript
5 109 (19.64%) C#
6 76 (13.69%) Bash Shell
7 72 (12.97%) C
8 54 (9.73%) Ruby
9 48 (8.65%) Perl
10 47 (8.47%) R
11 34 (6.13%) Go
12 33 (5.95%) PowerShell
13 22 (3.96%) Delphi
14 18 (3.24%) MATLAB
15 15 (2.70%) PHP
16 10 (1.80%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.08%) Scala
18 5 (0.90%) TypeScript
19 3 (0.54%) Java 8
20 2 (0.36%) Julia
Qualifications
1 108 (19.46%) Degree
2 74 (13.33%) PhD
3 40 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 36 (6.49%) MPhil
5 13 (2.34%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.98%) CISSP
7 9 (1.62%) Master's Degree
8 8 (1.44%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.26%) CEH
9 7 (1.26%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.26%) GIAC
9 7 (1.26%) OSCP
10 3 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.88%) QA
2 11 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.36%) JTAG
4 1 (0.18%) GAMP
System Software
1 76 (13.69%) Docker
2 10 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.72%) Firmware
6 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.36%) XenApp
7 1 (0.18%) Postfix
7 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (7.75%) Puppet
2 37 (6.67%) Ansible
3 34 (6.13%) Kubernetes
4 27 (4.86%) Terraform
5 22 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.34%) Salt
7 11 (1.98%) Packer
8 10 (1.80%) Kibana
8 10 (1.80%) logstash
9 7 (1.26%) Defensics
9 7 (1.26%) Nessus
9 7 (1.26%) Nexpose
9 7 (1.26%) Nmap
9 7 (1.26%) OpenVAS
9 7 (1.26%) SCCM
10 6 (1.08%) Nagios
11 5 (0.90%) Cacti
12 2 (0.36%) SCOM
12 2 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.18%) Clonezilla
Vendors
1 59 (10.63%) Google
2 29 (5.23%) Sun
3 28 (5.05%) Tableau
4 19 (3.42%) Oracle
5 15 (2.70%) New Relic
6 13 (2.34%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.80%) Microsoft
8 7 (1.26%) Codenomicon
9 6 (1.08%) Cognos
9 6 (1.08%) Sophos
9 6 (1.08%) VMware
10 5 (0.90%) Veeam
11 2 (0.36%) Cisco
11 2 (0.36%) CommVault
11 2 (0.36%) Freshdesk
11 2 (0.36%) PagerDuty
11 2 (0.36%) RapidMiner
11 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.36%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.18%) Citrix