Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 9 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Python 601 464 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.19% 16.88% 16.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.45% 26.01% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 541 410 331
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +5.77% +22.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £83,750
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 1,911 1,784 2,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.54% 64.90% 66.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,679 1,517 1,682
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 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +1 400 £55,000 +0.92% 88
Abingdon +3 56 £50,000 -16.67% 10
Witney - 14 £47,500 -
Banbury +3 6 £50,000 -28.57% 5
Thame -10 4 £50,000 -6.98%
Kidlington -10 2 £80,000 -4.76% 2
Henley-on-Thames +4 1 £37,500 -
Wallingford -5 1 £43,500 +16.00%
Bicester - 1 £50,000 -
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 273 (45.42%) C++
2 266 (44.26%) Java
3 205 (34.11%) Machine Learning
4 200 (33.28%) Software Engineering
5 194 (32.28%) Linux
6 186 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
7 151 (25.12%) SQL
8 138 (22.96%) JavaScript
9 130 (21.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 122 (20.30%) Amazon AWS
11 112 (18.64%) Computer Vision
12 110 (18.30%) Algorithms
13 99 (16.47%) PhD
14 98 (16.31%) Computer Science
15 93 (15.47%) Mathematics
15 93 (15.47%) C#
16 92 (15.31%) Git (software)
17 87 (14.48%) DevOps
18 86 (14.31%) Django
19 84 (13.98%) Degree
20 82 (13.64%) Test Automation
21 79 (13.14%) Deep Learning
22 78 (12.98%) Scrum
23 77 (12.81%) Jenkins
23 77 (12.81%) Data Science
24 75 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
24 75 (12.48%) Analytics
25 67 (11.15%) Natural Language Processing
26 66 (10.98%) SDLC
27 65 (10.82%) 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 26 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (4.16%) Apache
3 22 (3.66%) Apache Spark
4 17 (2.83%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.50%) Confluence
6 10 (1.66%) nginx
7 9 (1.50%) JBoss
7 9 (1.50%) Jetty
7 9 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.67%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.17%) Drupal
12 1 (0.17%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.17%) IIS
12 1 (0.17%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.17%) Tornado
12 1 (0.17%) WildFly
12 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 122 (20.30%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (3.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (3.00%) Google Analytics
5 13 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (2.00%) GitHub
7 11 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 11 (1.83%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.16%) Amazon S3
8 7 (1.16%) SaaS
9 5 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.83%) Office 365
10 4 (0.67%) Heroku
10 4 (0.67%) Serverless
11 3 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.50%) Cloudflare
11 3 (0.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.00%) DNS
1 12 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.33%) DHCP
3 7 (1.16%) Internet
4 6 (1.00%) Broadband
4 6 (1.00%) VLAN
5 5 (0.83%) SAN
5 5 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.83%) Wireless
5 5 (0.83%) WPA
6 4 (0.67%) Firewall
7 3 (0.50%) HTTP
7 3 (0.50%) IPv6
7 3 (0.50%) Network Security
8 2 (0.33%) BGP
9 1 (0.17%) FTP
9 1 (0.17%) IPsec
9 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.17%) SMTP
9 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (9.48%) PostgreSQL
2 53 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 43 (7.15%) MySQL
3 43 (7.15%) Relational Database
4 38 (6.32%) Big Data
5 37 (6.16%) Hadoop
6 32 (5.32%) MongoDB
7 31 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (4.49%) RDBMS
9 24 (3.99%) Apache Hive
10 22 (3.66%) SQL Server
11 18 (3.00%) Data Mining
11 18 (3.00%) Spotfire
12 11 (1.83%) Geospatial Data
13 10 (1.66%) Redis
14 9 (1.50%) GIS
15 7 (1.16%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (1.16%) Power BI
16 4 (0.67%) Couchbase
17 3 (0.50%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 92 (15.31%) Git (software)
2 77 (12.81%) Jenkins
3 40 (6.66%) GitLab
4 24 (3.99%) JIRA
5 22 (3.66%) Subversion
6 18 (3.00%) Selenium
7 9 (1.50%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.33%) Maven
9 7 (1.16%) git-flow
9 7 (1.16%) Hudson
9 7 (1.16%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.00%) Ant
11 5 (0.83%) CMake
11 5 (0.83%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.83%) JUnit
12 4 (0.67%) GDB
13 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.50%) YouTrack
14 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (4.66%) Publishing
2 26 (4.33%) Retail
3 18 (3.00%) Games
4 12 (2.00%) Legal
5 11 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.50%) Automotive
7 9 (1.50%) Finance
8 8 (1.33%) Marketing
9 6 (1.00%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.50%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 244 (40.60%) Developer
2 116 (19.30%) Python Developer
3 113 (18.80%) Software Engineer
4 68 (11.31%) Software Developer
5 49 (8.15%) Python Engineer
6 46 (7.65%) Computer Engineer
7 45 (7.49%) Computer Vision Engineer
8 44 (7.32%) Java Developer
9 41 (6.82%) Data Scientist
9 41 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
10 40 (6.66%) Senior Software Engineer
11 39 (6.49%) Analyst
12 36 (5.99%) C++ Software Engineer
13 34 (5.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 24 (3.99%) JavaScript Developer
15 22 (3.66%) C++ Developer
16 21 (3.49%) Graduate
17 20 (3.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
17 20 (3.33%) Team Leader
18 18 (3.00%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (14.31%) Django
2 67 (11.15%) Natural Language Processing
3 59 (9.82%) HTML
4 54 (8.99%) TensorFlow
5 43 (7.15%) CSS
6 39 (6.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 37 (6.16%) OpenCV
8 36 (5.99%) STL
9 32 (5.32%) HTML5
10 31 (5.16%) jQuery
11 28 (4.66%) AngularJS
12 25 (4.16%) RabbitMQ
12 25 (4.16%) Web Services
13 24 (3.99%) J2EE
13 24 (3.99%) J2SE
14 23 (3.83%) RESTful
14 23 (3.83%) Spring
15 21 (3.49%) Backbone.js
15 21 (3.49%) REST
16 19 (3.16%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 110 (18.30%) Algorithms
2 98 (16.31%) Computer Science
3 46 (7.65%) Robotics
4 28 (4.66%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (1.83%) Private Cloud
7 10 (1.66%) Life Science
8 8 (1.33%) NHS
9 7 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.83%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.67%) ASIC
12 4 (0.67%) Social Network
13 3 (0.50%) Fintech
13 3 (0.50%) Replication
13 3 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 194 (32.28%) Linux
2 30 (4.99%) Windows
3 22 (3.66%) CentOS
3 22 (3.66%) Unix
4 14 (2.33%) Debian
4 14 (2.33%) Ubuntu
5 11 (1.83%) Android
5 11 (1.83%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.67%) FreeBSD
9 4 (0.67%) Robot Operating System
10 3 (0.50%) Solaris
11 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (34.11%) Machine Learning
2 200 (33.28%) Software Engineering
3 186 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (21.63%) Artificial Intelligence
5 112 (18.64%) Computer Vision
6 93 (15.47%) Mathematics
7 87 (14.48%) DevOps
8 82 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 79 (13.14%) Deep Learning
10 78 (12.98%) Scrum
11 77 (12.81%) Data Science
12 75 (12.48%) Analytics
12 75 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
13 66 (10.98%) SDLC
14 64 (10.65%) Neural Network
15 61 (10.15%) TDD
16 60 (9.98%) Bayesian Methods
17 55 (9.15%) Visualisation
18 51 (8.49%) Reinforcement Learning
19 49 (8.15%) Nanotechnology
Programming Languages
1 273 (45.42%) C++
2 266 (44.26%) Java
3 151 (25.12%) SQL
4 138 (22.96%) JavaScript
5 93 (15.47%) C#
6 62 (10.32%) C
7 61 (10.15%) Ruby
8 58 (9.65%) Bash Shell
9 54 (8.99%) Perl
10 48 (7.99%) R
11 37 (6.16%) Go
12 32 (5.32%) PowerShell
13 23 (3.83%) PHP
14 18 (3.00%) Delphi
14 18 (3.00%) MATLAB
15 9 (1.50%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.00%) Julia
16 6 (1.00%) Scala
17 5 (0.83%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (16.47%) PhD
2 84 (13.98%) Degree
3 40 (6.66%) MPhil
4 27 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (2.00%) CISSP
6 10 (1.66%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.50%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.33%) CEH
10 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.33%) GIAC
10 2 (0.33%) OSCP
11 1 (0.17%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.17%) CCNP
11 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.49%) QA
2 12 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.67%) JTAG
5 3 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) GAMP
System Software
1 65 (10.82%) Docker
2 7 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.83%) Firmware
4 5 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) Postfix
5 1 (0.17%) Varnish
5 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 41 (6.82%) Puppet
2 40 (6.66%) Ansible
3 34 (5.66%) Kubernetes
4 33 (5.49%) Terraform
5 21 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.83%) Kibana
6 11 (1.83%) logstash
6 11 (1.83%) Packer
6 11 (1.83%) Salt
7 7 (1.16%) Nagios
8 6 (1.00%) Cacti
9 3 (0.50%) SCCM
9 3 (0.50%) SCOM
10 2 (0.33%) Defensics
10 2 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.33%) Nessus
10 2 (0.33%) Nexpose
10 2 (0.33%) Nmap
10 2 (0.33%) OpenVAS
11 1 (0.17%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 65 (10.82%) Google
2 49 (8.15%) Sun
3 27 (4.49%) Tableau
4 22 (3.66%) Oracle
5 12 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.66%) Microsoft
6 10 (1.66%) New Relic
7 6 (1.00%) Sophos
8 5 (0.83%) Cognos
8 5 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.83%) Veeam
8 5 (0.83%) VMware
9 3 (0.50%) CommVault
9 3 (0.50%) ESRI
9 3 (0.50%) Freshdesk
9 3 (0.50%) PagerDuty
9 3 (0.50%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.33%) Codenomicon
10 2 (0.33%) Twitter
11 1 (0.17%) Alteryx