Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 15 16
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Python 683 363 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.18% 13.78% 12.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.33% 23.54% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 526 282 314
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 2,180 1,542 2,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.78% 58.54% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,848 1,341 1,763
Oxfordshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,150 £65,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +11 370 £52,500 +17.98% 57
Abingdon +5 163 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Henley-on-Thames +9 16 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Banbury -16 10 £50,000 -37.50% 1
Kidlington -3 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Thame - 4 £53,750 - 1
Witney +1 3 £42,500 +9.68% 1
Bicester - 1 £28,500 -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 322 (47.14%) C++
2 306 (44.80%) Java
3 290 (42.46%) Agile Software Development
4 251 (36.75%) Software Engineering
5 224 (32.80%) Amazon AWS
6 211 (30.89%) Linux
7 168 (24.60%) Windows
8 163 (23.87%) Test Automation
9 157 (22.99%) JavaScript
10 155 (22.69%) Degree
11 139 (20.35%) Computer Science
12 126 (18.45%) Machine Learning
13 125 (18.30%) C#
14 123 (18.01%) Sophos
15 122 (17.86%) SQL
16 111 (16.25%) Mathematics
17 108 (15.81%) PhD
17 108 (15.81%) Algorithms
18 101 (14.79%) Big Data
19 99 (14.49%) Git (software)
20 96 (14.06%) QA
21 93 (13.62%) C
22 92 (13.47%) Physics
23 86 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
24 85 (12.45%) Mentoring
25 84 (12.30%) R
26 77 (11.27%) OO
27 74 (10.83%) Web Services
28 73 (10.69%) DevOps
29 72 (10.54%) Docker

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 40 (5.86%) Confluence
2 20 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (2.34%) nginx
4 14 (2.05%) Apache
5 10 (1.46%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.73%) Jetty
8 3 (0.44%) DNN
8 3 (0.44%) lighttpd
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.29%) IIS
9 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.29%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.15%) CMS
10 1 (0.15%) Drupal
10 1 (0.15%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.15%) Tornado
Applications
1 10 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.15%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 224 (32.80%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (2.78%) SaaS
4 18 (2.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
6 9 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (1.32%) GitHub
6 9 (1.32%) Serverless
7 7 (1.02%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.73%) Akamai
8 5 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.59%) AdWords
9 4 (0.59%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.59%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.29%) G Suite
10 2 (0.29%) Heroku
10 2 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.37%) DNS
2 19 (2.78%) Internet
3 16 (2.34%) SSL
3 16 (2.34%) VPN
4 15 (2.20%) Broadband
5 14 (2.05%) HTTP
5 14 (2.05%) Network Security
6 13 (1.90%) Ethernet
6 13 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (1.90%) WAN
7 11 (1.61%) Wireshark
8 9 (1.32%) Firewall
8 9 (1.32%) SMTP
9 8 (1.17%) Wireless
10 7 (1.02%) BGP
11 6 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (0.88%) IPsec
11 6 (0.88%) OSPF
11 6 (0.88%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (14.79%) Big Data
2 66 (9.66%) NoSQL
3 49 (7.17%) MySQL
4 46 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (3.95%) Data Mining
5 27 (3.95%) SQL Server
6 26 (3.81%) Relational Database
7 24 (3.51%) MongoDB
8 23 (3.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (1.90%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.02%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.02%) GIS
13 6 (0.88%) Redis
14 4 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.44%) Bigtable
15 3 (0.44%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.44%) Power BI
16 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 99 (14.49%) Git (software)
2 64 (9.37%) Jenkins
3 61 (8.93%) JIRA
4 46 (6.73%) Selenium
5 27 (3.95%) Visual Studio
6 20 (2.93%) Cucumber
6 20 (2.93%) JUnit
6 20 (2.93%) WinDbg
7 19 (2.78%) Mocha
8 17 (2.49%) Bitbucket
9 16 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (2.34%) Subversion
10 13 (1.90%) IDA Disassembler
10 13 (1.90%) JMeter
11 11 (1.61%) GitLab
11 11 (1.61%) Maven
12 10 (1.46%) Hudson
12 10 (1.46%) TestRail
13 9 (1.32%) OllyDbg
13 9 (1.32%) SoapUI
General
1 41 (6.00%) Finance
2 20 (2.93%) Automotive
3 19 (2.78%) Publishing
4 17 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.05%) Games
6 11 (1.61%) Retail
7 10 (1.46%) Marketing
8 5 (0.73%) Banking
9 4 (0.59%) Advertising
10 3 (0.44%) Military
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 201 (29.43%) Developer
2 182 (26.65%) Software Engineer
3 91 (13.32%) C++ Software Engineer
4 82 (12.01%) Python Developer
5 46 (6.73%) Java Developer
6 44 (6.44%) Senior Software Engineer
7 34 (4.98%) Software Developer
8 33 (4.83%) Analyst
8 33 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
8 33 (4.83%) Java Engineer
9 32 (4.69%) Data Scientist
10 30 (4.39%) AWS Engineer
11 29 (4.25%) Graduate
12 28 (4.10%) Senior Developer
13 27 (3.95%) JavaScript Developer
14 26 (3.81%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 25 (3.66%) Cloud Engineer
15 25 (3.66%) Machine Learning Researcher
16 22 (3.22%) Tester
17 21 (3.07%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (10.83%) Web Services
2 72 (10.54%) HTML
3 63 (9.22%) Qt
4 61 (8.93%) AngularJS
5 58 (8.49%) Node.js
6 56 (8.20%) CSS
7 50 (7.32%) Django
8 44 (6.44%) Natural Language Processing
9 41 (6.00%) MFC
10 34 (4.98%) React
11 31 (4.54%) TensorFlow
12 28 (4.10%) OpenGL
12 28 (4.10%) WinForms
13 25 (3.66%) SOAP
14 23 (3.37%) jQuery
14 23 (3.37%) XML
15 21 (3.07%) Spring
16 20 (2.93%) RESTful
17 19 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 19 (2.78%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 139 (20.35%) Computer Science
2 108 (15.81%) Algorithms
3 45 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (6.59%) CUDA
4 31 (4.54%) User Experience
5 18 (2.64%) Client/Server
5 18 (2.64%) Fintech
6 17 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (2.49%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.05%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (1.61%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.46%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.32%) Blog
10 9 (1.32%) Spread Betting
11 8 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (0.88%) Verilog
12 6 (0.88%) VHDL
13 5 (0.73%) Linked Data
13 5 (0.73%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 211 (30.89%) Linux
2 168 (24.60%) Windows
3 41 (6.00%) Unix
4 22 (3.22%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.49%) CentOS
6 10 (1.46%) VxWorks
7 7 (1.02%) AIX
7 7 (1.02%) Solaris
7 7 (1.02%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.73%) Android
8 5 (0.73%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.73%) Debian
8 5 (0.73%) Robot Operating System
9 3 (0.44%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (42.46%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (36.75%) Software Engineering
3 163 (23.87%) Test Automation
4 126 (18.45%) Machine Learning
5 111 (16.25%) Mathematics
6 92 (13.47%) Physics
7 86 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (12.45%) Mentoring
9 77 (11.27%) OO
10 73 (10.69%) DevOps
11 56 (8.20%) Analytics
12 53 (7.76%) Configuration Management
12 53 (7.76%) TDD
13 52 (7.61%) Data Analysis
13 52 (7.61%) Data Science
14 49 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
14 49 (7.17%) Multithreading
15 48 (7.03%) Bayesian Methods
15 48 (7.03%) Deep Learning
16 45 (6.59%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 322 (47.14%) C++
2 306 (44.80%) Java
3 157 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 125 (18.30%) C#
5 122 (17.86%) SQL
6 93 (13.62%) C
7 84 (12.30%) R
8 63 (9.22%) Perl
9 56 (8.20%) Bash Shell
10 49 (7.17%) PHP
11 48 (7.03%) Ruby
12 40 (5.86%) MATLAB
13 37 (5.42%) PowerShell
14 24 (3.51%) Julia
15 23 (3.37%) Go
16 14 (2.05%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.61%) VBScript
18 6 (0.88%) Scala
19 5 (0.73%) Groovy
19 5 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 155 (22.69%) Degree
2 108 (15.81%) PhD
3 20 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.76%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.46%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.44%) CCNP
7 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.15%) CCNA
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (14.06%) QA
2 11 (1.61%) SLA
3 10 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.46%) SSAE 16
4 4 (0.59%) JTAG
5 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) GCP
5 2 (0.29%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) DICOM
6 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 72 (10.54%) Docker
2 12 (1.76%) Firmware
3 11 (1.61%) VirtualBox
4 10 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.32%) KVM
6 4 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.44%) Postfix
7 3 (0.44%) Varnish
8 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.29%) Xen
9 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 38 (5.56%) Ansible
2 34 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (4.69%) Terraform
4 29 (4.25%) Puppet
5 10 (1.46%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.73%) Nagios
6 5 (0.73%) Salt
7 4 (0.59%) Kibana
7 4 (0.59%) logstash
7 4 (0.59%) Nessus
7 4 (0.59%) Nmap
8 3 (0.44%) Cacti
8 3 (0.44%) Rancher
9 2 (0.29%) Packer
9 2 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (18.01%) Sophos
2 25 (3.66%) Microsoft
3 24 (3.51%) Google
4 20 (2.93%) Perforce
5 14 (2.05%) Juniper
6 13 (1.90%) Palo Alto
7 12 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.61%) Progress
9 9 (1.32%) Cadence
9 9 (1.32%) Splunk
10 8 (1.17%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.02%) Cisco
11 7 (1.02%) HP
11 7 (1.02%) Talend
11 7 (1.02%) VMware
12 6 (0.88%) Capita
12 6 (0.88%) Oracle
13 5 (0.73%) New Relic
14 4 (0.59%) Codenomicon
14 4 (0.59%) Red Hat