Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Python
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 14 24
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 +25
Permanent jobs citing Python 645 453 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.26% 15.37% 9.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.05% 23.63% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 533 321 246
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,429 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £64,375
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 2077 1917 1885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 68.46% 65.03% 56.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1741 1617 1567
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +11 383 £52,500 - 27
Abingdon +8 117 £57,500 +21.05% 12
Kidlington +11 12 £84,000 +124.00% 2
Henley-on-Thames +3 11 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Banbury -15 8 £50,000 -37.50% 2
Thame - 4 £53,750 -
Wallingford +5 1 £37,500 +68.74%
Bicester - 1 £28,500 - 1
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 318 (49.30%) C++
2 302 (46.82%) Java
3 255 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
4 229 (35.50%) Software Engineering
5 216 (33.49%) Amazon AWS
6 178 (27.60%) Linux
7 165 (25.58%) Degree
8 162 (25.12%) Test Automation
9 143 (22.17%) Computer Science
10 135 (20.93%) C
11 132 (20.47%) JavaScript
12 128 (19.84%) C#
13 127 (19.69%) Windows
14 124 (19.22%) Machine Learning
15 121 (18.76%) Git (software)
16 112 (17.36%) QA
17 111 (17.21%) SQL
18 109 (16.90%) Algorithms
19 103 (15.97%) PhD
20 96 (14.88%) Mentoring
20 96 (14.88%) Big Data
21 95 (14.73%) Mathematics
22 93 (14.42%) Web Services
23 84 (13.02%) Physics
23 84 (13.02%) R
24 83 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
25 81 (12.56%) Selenium
26 78 (12.09%) HTML
27 74 (11.47%) DevOps
28 70 (10.85%) NoSQL

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 43 (6.67%) Confluence
2 30 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (3.41%) Apache
4 20 (3.10%) Apache Spark
5 19 (2.95%) nginx
6 12 (1.86%) Apache Solr
7 9 (1.40%) Jetty
7 9 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.93%) IIS
8 6 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.62%) FileNet
10 3 (0.47%) CMS
10 3 (0.47%) lighttpd
11 2 (0.31%) DNN
11 2 (0.31%) GeoServer
11 2 (0.31%) SAS
12 1 (0.16%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.16%) Drupal
12 1 (0.16%) Jupyter
12 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.16%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 216 (33.49%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (5.27%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (3.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (2.17%) SaaS
6 12 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.09%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (1.09%) GitHub
8 6 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (0.93%) Office 365
8 6 (0.93%) Serverless
9 5 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
10 4 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.62%) IBM Blueworks
11 3 (0.47%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.31%) Akamai
12 2 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.50%) Network Security
2 23 (3.57%) VPN
3 21 (3.26%) Ethernet
4 20 (3.10%) Internet
4 20 (3.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 20 (3.10%) WAN
5 18 (2.79%) DNS
6 15 (2.33%) Broadband
7 13 (2.02%) Firewall
8 12 (1.86%) BGP
9 11 (1.71%) OSPF
10 10 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (1.55%) IPsec
10 10 (1.55%) SSL
10 10 (1.55%) TCP/IP
11 8 (1.24%) EIGRP
11 8 (1.24%) Wireless
12 7 (1.09%) HSRP
12 7 (1.09%) MPLS
12 7 (1.09%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (14.88%) Big Data
2 70 (10.85%) NoSQL
3 40 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (6.05%) MySQL
5 25 (3.88%) Data Mining
6 24 (3.72%) MongoDB
7 23 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 23 (3.57%) SQL Server
8 17 (2.64%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.17%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.71%) Text Mining
11 10 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.40%) Power BI
13 7 (1.09%) HDInsight
14 6 (0.93%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.93%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.62%) GIS
Development Applications
1 121 (18.76%) Git (software)
2 81 (12.56%) Selenium
3 68 (10.54%) Jenkins
4 65 (10.08%) JIRA
5 34 (5.27%) Cucumber
5 34 (5.27%) JUnit
6 20 (3.10%) JMeter
6 20 (3.10%) Visual Studio
7 19 (2.95%) Mocha
8 17 (2.64%) Subversion
9 15 (2.33%) Hudson
10 13 (2.02%) Eclipse
11 12 (1.86%) SoapUI
12 11 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (1.71%) Maven
13 9 (1.40%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.40%) GitLab
13 9 (1.40%) WinDbg
14 8 (1.24%) PyCharm
15 7 (1.09%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 34 (5.27%) Finance
2 21 (3.26%) Automotive
3 15 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.17%) Publishing
5 13 (2.02%) Marketing
6 12 (1.86%) Games
7 9 (1.40%) Retail
8 8 (1.24%) Banking
9 4 (0.62%) Back Office
9 4 (0.62%) Cantonese Language
9 4 (0.62%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.47%) Electronics
11 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 187 (28.99%) Developer
2 145 (22.48%) Software Engineer
3 74 (11.47%) C++ Software Engineer
4 60 (9.30%) Python Developer
5 40 (6.20%) Test Engineer
6 39 (6.05%) Test Automation Engineer
7 36 (5.58%) Data Scientist
8 35 (5.43%) Software Developer
9 34 (5.27%) Senior Developer
10 33 (5.12%) Analyst
10 33 (5.12%) AWS Engineer
11 31 (4.81%) Java Engineer
12 30 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
12 30 (4.65%) Tester
13 29 (4.50%) Java Developer
13 29 (4.50%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (3.88%) Network Engineer
15 24 (3.72%) Security Engineer
16 23 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
16 23 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (14.42%) Web Services
2 78 (12.09%) HTML
3 56 (8.68%) AngularJS
4 54 (8.37%) CSS
4 54 (8.37%) Qt
5 48 (7.44%) Natural Language Processing
6 47 (7.29%) Node.js
7 40 (6.20%) Django
8 35 (5.43%) .NET
8 35 (5.43%) MFC
9 31 (4.81%) WinForms
10 29 (4.50%) OpenGL
10 29 (4.50%) TensorFlow
11 25 (3.88%) SOAP
12 22 (3.41%) jQuery
12 22 (3.41%) RESTful
13 21 (3.26%) React
14 15 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 15 (2.33%) Pandas
14 15 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 143 (22.17%) Computer Science
2 109 (16.90%) Algorithms
3 39 (6.05%) CUDA
4 36 (5.58%) User Experience
5 31 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.10%) Fintech
7 16 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (1.71%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.55%) Linked Data
10 9 (1.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (1.24%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.24%) Life Science
11 8 (1.24%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
11 8 (1.24%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.93%) Verilog
12 6 (0.93%) VHDL
12 6 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 178 (27.60%) Linux
2 127 (19.69%) Windows
3 28 (4.34%) Unix
4 18 (2.79%) CentOS
5 13 (2.02%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.86%) VxWorks
7 7 (1.09%) AIX
7 7 (1.09%) Solaris
7 7 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.78%) Android
10 4 (0.62%) Debian
10 4 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.47%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (35.50%) Software Engineering
3 162 (25.12%) Test Automation
4 124 (19.22%) Machine Learning
5 96 (14.88%) Mentoring
6 95 (14.73%) Mathematics
7 84 (13.02%) Physics
8 83 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
9 74 (11.47%) DevOps
10 68 (10.54%) OO
11 67 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 61 (9.46%) Scrum
13 54 (8.37%) Artificial Intelligence
14 53 (8.22%) Multithreading
15 49 (7.60%) Analytics
16 45 (6.98%) Manual Testing
17 42 (6.51%) TDD
18 41 (6.36%) Configuration Management
19 40 (6.20%) Bayesian Methods
19 40 (6.20%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 318 (49.30%) C++
2 302 (46.82%) Java
3 135 (20.93%) C
4 132 (20.47%) JavaScript
5 128 (19.84%) C#
6 111 (17.21%) SQL
7 84 (13.02%) R
8 61 (9.46%) Perl
8 61 (9.46%) Ruby
9 57 (8.84%) Bash Shell
10 42 (6.51%) PHP
11 39 (6.05%) MATLAB
12 33 (5.12%) PowerShell
13 29 (4.50%) Shell Script
14 26 (4.03%) Go
15 23 (3.57%) Julia
16 22 (3.41%) Scala
17 10 (1.55%) Korn
18 8 (1.24%) TypeScript
19 6 (0.93%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 165 (25.58%) Degree
2 103 (15.97%) PhD
3 21 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (2.95%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.86%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.47%) CCNP
7 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.31%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.31%) CCNA
8 2 (0.31%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (17.36%) QA
2 6 (0.93%) PMO
3 5 (0.78%) SLA
4 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.62%) SSAE 16
5 3 (0.47%) JTAG
6 2 (0.31%) GCP
7 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 64 (9.92%) Docker
2 12 (1.86%) Firmware
3 6 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.93%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.62%) KVM
6 3 (0.47%) Postfix
6 3 (0.47%) Varnish
7 2 (0.31%) Xen
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (4.65%) Ansible
2 25 (3.88%) Puppet
3 22 (3.41%) Terraform
4 20 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.40%) Nagios
6 8 (1.24%) Kibana
6 8 (1.24%) Kubernetes
7 6 (0.93%) SCOM
8 4 (0.62%) logstash
9 3 (0.47%) Cacti
9 3 (0.47%) Nessus
9 3 (0.47%) Nmap
9 3 (0.47%) Salt
10 2 (0.31%) Rancher
Vendors
1 69 (10.70%) Sophos
2 38 (5.89%) Microsoft
3 24 (3.72%) Google
4 20 (3.10%) Palo Alto
5 18 (2.79%) Juniper
6 13 (2.02%) Cisco
6 13 (2.02%) Tableau
7 11 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.55%) Oracle
8 10 (1.55%) Perforce
8 10 (1.55%) Splunk
8 10 (1.55%) Sun
9 8 (1.24%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.24%) VMware
10 7 (1.09%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.09%) HP
11 6 (0.93%) Cognos
11 6 (0.93%) SolarWinds
11 6 (0.93%) Talend
12 5 (0.78%) Progress