Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 5 9
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Python 413 597 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.77% 22.15% 16.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 31.37% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 350 538 410
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,975 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 1,180 1,903 1,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 62.20% 70.61% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,672 1,518
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,775 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019. 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 +1 263 £55,000 - 65
Abingdon -18 30 £50,000 - 15
Bicester -3 10 £80,000 +60.00%
Kidlington +1 5 £40,000 -50.00% 3
Henley-on-Thames +4 4 £30,000 -20.00%
Thame +17 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Banbury +3 2 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Wallingford +10 1 £35,000 -19.54% 1
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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.

1 217 (52.54%) Software Engineering
2 169 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (40.19%) Degree
4 162 (39.23%) Java
5 153 (37.05%) C++
6 138 (33.41%) Linux
7 127 (30.75%) Computer Science
7 127 (30.75%) Git (software)
8 124 (30.02%) AWS
9 115 (27.85%) DevOps
10 104 (25.18%) Docker
11 100 (24.21%) Mathematics
12 95 (23.00%) SQL
13 90 (21.79%) Algorithms
14 87 (21.07%) JavaScript
15 83 (20.10%) Kubernetes
16 76 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
17 74 (17.92%) C#
17 74 (17.92%) Azure
18 73 (17.68%) Computer Science Degree
19 69 (16.71%) .NET
20 68 (16.46%) GCP
21 65 (15.74%) Windows
22 63 (15.25%) Web Services
22 63 (15.25%) SDLC
23 59 (14.29%) REST
24 57 (13.80%) Jenkins
25 56 (13.56%) Machine Learning
25 56 (13.56%) R
26 53 (12.83%) Google

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 17 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.21%) ArcGIS
3 4 (0.97%) Apache
4 3 (0.73%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (0.73%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.73%) Luigi
4 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.48%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.48%) JBoss
5 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.24%) Confluence
6 1 (0.24%) SAS
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Stata
2 1 (0.24%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 124 (30.02%) AWS
2 74 (17.92%) Azure
3 68 (16.46%) GCP
4 23 (5.57%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (2.42%) Power Platform
6 7 (1.69%) DigitalOcean
7 6 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.45%) Serverless
8 4 (0.97%) AdWords
8 4 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.97%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.97%) SaaS
9 3 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.73%) Datadog
9 3 (0.73%) GitHub
10 2 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.48%) npm
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.63%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.21%) BGP
2 5 (1.21%) DNS
2 5 (1.21%) Firewall
3 4 (0.97%) Broadband
4 3 (0.73%) HTTP
4 3 (0.73%) Internet
4 3 (0.73%) SSH
5 2 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.48%) IPsec
5 2 (0.48%) OSPF
5 2 (0.48%) SSL
5 2 (0.48%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.48%) VPN
5 2 (0.48%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.24%) DHCP
6 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.24%) HSRP
6 1 (0.24%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.17%) Big Data
2 30 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (3.39%) MySQL
4 13 (3.15%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (2.42%) Power BI
6 9 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.18%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.18%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.94%) Redis
7 8 (1.94%) SQL Server
8 6 (1.45%) GIS
8 6 (1.45%) MariaDB
8 6 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.45%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.97%) Data Lake
9 4 (0.97%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (0.97%) QlikView
10 2 (0.48%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 127 (30.75%) Git (software)
2 57 (13.80%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.12%) Selenium
4 16 (3.87%) TeamCity
5 14 (3.39%) Cucumber
5 14 (3.39%) SpecFlow
5 14 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
6 13 (3.15%) WebDriver
7 12 (2.91%) Mocha
8 10 (2.42%) Eclipse
8 10 (2.42%) Eclipse RCP
8 10 (2.42%) Travis CI
9 6 (1.45%) JIRA
10 5 (1.21%) git-flow
10 5 (1.21%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.97%) GitLab
12 3 (0.73%) CircleCI
12 3 (0.73%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.73%) Maven
13 2 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 22 (5.33%) Law
2 14 (3.39%) Finance
3 13 (3.15%) Games
4 10 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.94%) Public Sector
6 7 (1.69%) Retail
7 5 (1.21%) Marketing
7 5 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.73%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.48%) Automotive
9 2 (0.48%) Electronics
9 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 151 (36.56%) Software Engineer
2 99 (23.97%) Developer
3 54 (13.08%) Research Engineer
4 49 (11.86%) Python Developer
5 39 (9.44%) Senior Software Engineer
6 26 (6.30%) C# Software Engineer
7 21 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 20 (4.84%) C++ Software Engineer
9 19 (4.60%) Development Engineer
9 19 (4.60%) Junior
10 17 (4.12%) Data Engineer
11 16 (3.87%) Data Scientist
12 13 (3.15%) .NET Software Engineer
12 13 (3.15%) Applications Engineer
12 13 (3.15%) Control Systems Engineer
12 13 (3.15%) Scientific Software Engineer
12 13 (3.15%) Software Development Engineer
12 13 (3.15%) Windows Engineer
13 12 (2.91%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (2.91%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (16.71%) .NET
2 63 (15.25%) Web Services
3 59 (14.29%) REST
4 47 (11.38%) RESTful
5 24 (5.81%) React
6 21 (5.08%) HTML
7 18 (4.36%) CSS
7 18 (4.36%) Django
8 15 (3.63%) Node.js
9 14 (3.39%) .NET Core
9 14 (3.39%) TensorFlow
10 13 (3.15%) AngularJS
11 11 (2.66%) jQuery
12 10 (2.42%) Flask
12 10 (2.42%) Java RMI
12 10 (2.42%) JMS
12 10 (2.42%) Middleware
13 9 (2.18%) GraphQL
14 8 (1.94%) OpenCV
15 7 (1.69%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 90 (21.79%) Algorithms
2 25 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.84%) Robotics
4 18 (4.36%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.42%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.18%) Life Science
6 9 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.69%) Xbox
9 6 (1.45%) NHS
9 6 (1.45%) User Experience
10 5 (1.21%) Renewable Energy
11 4 (0.97%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.97%) Lidar
12 3 (0.73%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.73%) Semantic Web
12 3 (0.73%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 138 (33.41%) Linux
2 65 (15.74%) Windows
3 10 (2.42%) Unix
4 8 (1.94%) Android
5 7 (1.69%) CentOS
5 7 (1.69%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.45%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.21%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.97%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.48%) Debian
9 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.24%) openSUSE
10 1 (0.24%) VMS
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (52.54%) Software Engineering
2 169 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (30.75%) Computer Science
4 115 (27.85%) DevOps
5 100 (24.21%) Mathematics
6 76 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
7 63 (15.25%) SDLC
8 56 (13.56%) Machine Learning
9 51 (12.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 51 (12.35%) Unit Testing
10 46 (11.14%) Computer Vision
11 40 (9.69%) Physics
12 39 (9.44%) Test Automation
13 35 (8.47%) Microservices
14 34 (8.23%) TDD
15 33 (7.99%) Image Processing
16 31 (7.51%) Data Science
17 29 (7.02%) Configuration Management
18 28 (6.78%) BDD
19 27 (6.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 162 (39.23%) Java
2 153 (37.05%) C++
3 95 (23.00%) SQL
4 87 (21.07%) JavaScript
5 74 (17.92%) C#
6 56 (13.56%) R
7 51 (12.35%) Bash Shell
8 47 (11.38%) C
9 43 (10.41%) MATLAB
10 37 (8.96%) Go
11 33 (7.99%) PHP
12 31 (7.51%) Ruby
13 13 (3.15%) TypeScript
14 12 (2.91%) Perl
15 11 (2.66%) Scala
16 10 (2.42%) Jython
17 6 (1.45%) Java 8
17 6 (1.45%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.73%) Kotlin
18 3 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 166 (40.19%) Degree
2 73 (17.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (4.12%) PhD
4 6 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (1.45%) OCP
4 6 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.21%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.48%) CCNP
6 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.48%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.66%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) GDPR
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 104 (25.18%) Docker
2 7 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.48%) Firmware
5 2 (0.48%) KVM
5 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.48%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.48%) Xen
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.24%) HDFS
6 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 83 (20.10%) Kubernetes
2 23 (5.57%) Ansible
3 21 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (4.84%) Puppet
5 10 (2.42%) Terraform
6 8 (1.94%) Nagios
7 7 (1.69%) Grafana
8 4 (0.97%) Kibana
8 4 (0.97%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.73%) Fluentd
9 3 (0.73%) Istio
9 3 (0.73%) Salt
10 2 (0.48%) OpenNMS
10 2 (0.48%) WSUS
11 1 (0.24%) Graylog
11 1 (0.24%) logstash
11 1 (0.24%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.24%) SCCM
11 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.24%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 53 (12.83%) Google
2 26 (6.30%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.15%) Tableau
4 12 (2.91%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 8 (1.94%) New Relic
6 7 (1.69%) Splunk
7 6 (1.45%) Oracle
7 6 (1.45%) SaltStack
8 4 (0.97%) Ensighten
8 4 (0.97%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.97%) Tealium
8 4 (0.97%) VMware
9 3 (0.73%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.48%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.48%) Cisco
10 2 (0.48%) Juniper
10 2 (0.48%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.48%) Perforce
10 2 (0.48%) SAP
11 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com