Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 8 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Python 375 602 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.40% 19.07% 11.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.00% 28.08% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 328 474 267
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,275 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 1,172 2,144 1,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 54.39% 67.93% 58.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,043 1,867 1,401
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,200 £65,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 0 270 £55,000 +4.76% 63
Abingdon -8 26 £35,000 -33.33% 5
Banbury +11 14 £25,000 -45.95%
Eynsham - 2 £82,500 -
Bicester +11 1 £55,000 +92.98%
Python
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 173 (46.13%) C++
2 148 (39.47%) Software Engineering
3 146 (38.93%) Linux
4 142 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
5 140 (37.33%) Java
6 133 (35.47%) Degree
7 114 (30.40%) Amazon AWS
8 106 (28.27%) Computer Science
9 90 (24.00%) JavaScript
9 90 (24.00%) Git (software)
10 82 (21.87%) C#
11 76 (20.27%) SQL
12 70 (18.67%) DevOps
13 69 (18.40%) Docker
13 69 (18.40%) C
14 68 (18.13%) Mathematics
15 67 (17.87%) Algorithms
16 66 (17.60%) Machine Learning
17 62 (16.53%) Data Science
18 59 (15.73%) Computer Science Degree
19 54 (14.40%) Analytics
20 53 (14.13%) Kubernetes
21 51 (13.60%) Bash Shell
22 49 (13.07%) PhD
23 46 (12.27%) Artificial Intelligence
24 43 (11.47%) MATLAB
24 43 (11.47%) Microsoft Azure
24 43 (11.47%) Test Automation
24 43 (11.47%) Problem-Solving
25 42 (11.20%) Windows

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 13 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.13%) Confluence
3 6 (1.60%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.33%) nginx
5 3 (0.80%) Apache
5 3 (0.80%) JBoss
6 2 (0.53%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.27%) CATIA
2 1 (0.27%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 1 (0.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (0.27%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.27%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 114 (30.40%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (11.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (6.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (6.13%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.60%) Heroku
5 6 (1.60%) npm
5 6 (1.60%) SaaS
5 6 (1.60%) Yarn
6 5 (1.33%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.07%) Serverless
8 3 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.80%) GitHub
8 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.53%) IaaS
9 2 (0.53%) Office 365
9 2 (0.53%) PaaS
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.93%) Firewall
2 12 (3.20%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.60%) HTTP
3 6 (1.60%) VPN
4 5 (1.33%) Broadband
4 5 (1.33%) DNS
5 4 (1.07%) IPsec
5 4 (1.07%) SSL
6 3 (0.80%) BGP
6 3 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.80%) Internet
6 3 (0.80%) OSPF
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco Firepower
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.53%) DHCP
7 2 (0.53%) Network Security
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.93%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (7.20%) Big Data
2 27 (7.20%) MongoDB
3 18 (4.80%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.20%) Hadoop
4 12 (3.20%) NoSQL
4 12 (3.20%) Redis
4 12 (3.20%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (2.93%) MySQL
6 9 (2.40%) GIS
6 9 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.87%) Apache Hive
8 6 (1.60%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.33%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (1.07%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.80%) Spotfire
11 3 (0.80%) SQLite
12 2 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 90 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.40%) JIRA
4 6 (1.60%) CircleCI
4 6 (1.60%) Mocha
5 5 (1.33%) Fiddler
5 5 (1.33%) IntelliJ
5 5 (1.33%) Maven
5 5 (1.33%) Selenium
6 4 (1.07%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.07%) Eclipse RCP
6 4 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.80%) JUnit
7 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.80%) Travis CI
7 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.80%) webpack
8 2 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.53%) Babel
General
1 30 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (3.20%) Retail
3 10 (2.67%) Finance
3 10 (2.67%) Games
4 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.07%) Marketing
6 2 (0.53%) Law
6 2 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Electronics
7 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 129 (34.40%) Developer
2 105 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 59 (15.73%) Python Developer
4 35 (9.33%) Software Developer
5 33 (8.80%) Graduate
5 33 (8.80%) Research Engineer
6 32 (8.53%) Senior Software Engineer
7 24 (6.40%) Data Scientist
8 22 (5.87%) DevOps Engineer
8 22 (5.87%) Junior
9 21 (5.60%) Test Engineer
10 20 (5.33%) Python Engineer
11 17 (4.53%) C++ Software Engineer
12 16 (4.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 16 (4.27%) Graduate Developer
12 16 (4.27%) Senior Developer
12 16 (4.27%) Software Test Engineer
13 15 (4.00%) Graduate Test Engineer
13 15 (4.00%) Junior Developer
14 13 (3.47%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.13%) REST
2 34 (9.07%) HTML
3 32 (8.53%) RESTful
4 30 (8.00%) CSS
4 30 (8.00%) Django
5 25 (6.67%) Web Services
6 19 (5.07%) JSON
7 18 (4.80%) WPF
8 14 (3.73%) HTML5
8 14 (3.73%) React
9 13 (3.47%) Node.js
9 13 (3.47%) STL
10 12 (3.20%) AngularJS
10 12 (3.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 11 (2.93%) .NET
11 11 (2.93%) Ajax
11 11 (2.93%) jQuery
12 10 (2.67%) Natural Language Processing
12 10 (2.67%) TensorFlow
13 9 (2.40%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 67 (17.87%) Algorithms
2 26 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.40%) Robotics
4 15 (4.00%) NHS
5 11 (2.93%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (2.67%) User Experience
7 9 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.13%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.60%) Life Science
11 5 (1.33%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.33%) Fintech
12 4 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
13 3 (0.80%) Animation
13 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.80%) Renewable Energy
14 2 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.53%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.53%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 146 (38.93%) Linux
2 42 (11.20%) Windows
3 18 (4.80%) Unix
4 10 (2.67%) Android
5 9 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.07%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.80%) CentOS
8 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) Robot Operating System
9 1 (0.27%) VMS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (39.47%) Software Engineering
2 142 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (28.27%) Computer Science
4 70 (18.67%) DevOps
5 68 (18.13%) Mathematics
6 66 (17.60%) Machine Learning
7 62 (16.53%) Data Science
8 54 (14.40%) Analytics
9 46 (12.27%) Artificial Intelligence
10 43 (11.47%) Problem-Solving
10 43 (11.47%) Test Automation
11 35 (9.33%) Microservices
12 34 (9.07%) Data Analysis
12 34 (9.07%) Visualisation
13 30 (8.00%) Time Management
14 28 (7.47%) Computer Vision
15 27 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (7.20%) Deep Learning
16 23 (6.13%) SDLC
17 22 (5.87%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 173 (46.13%) C++
2 140 (37.33%) Java
3 90 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 82 (21.87%) C#
5 76 (20.27%) SQL
6 69 (18.40%) C
7 51 (13.60%) Bash Shell
8 43 (11.47%) MATLAB
9 38 (10.13%) R
10 31 (8.27%) Ruby
11 22 (5.87%) Go
11 22 (5.87%) PHP
12 17 (4.53%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.67%) Scala
14 7 (1.87%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.33%) ES6
15 5 (1.33%) Java 8
15 5 (1.33%) Perl
16 4 (1.07%) Jython
17 3 (0.80%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 133 (35.47%) Degree
2 59 (15.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (13.07%) PhD
4 15 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.60%) CCNP
5 6 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.60%) MPhil
6 5 (1.33%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (1.07%) CEH
7 4 (1.07%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.07%) GIAC
7 4 (1.07%) OSCP
7 4 (1.07%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.53%) CISSP
8 2 (0.53%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.73%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (18.40%) Docker
2 6 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.53%) Firmware
3 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Postfix
4 1 (0.27%) vCloud
4 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 53 (14.13%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.33%) Ansible
3 12 (3.20%) Terraform
4 10 (2.67%) Puppet
5 9 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.60%) SCCM
7 4 (1.07%) Defensics
7 4 (1.07%) Nessus
7 4 (1.07%) Nexpose
7 4 (1.07%) Nmap
7 4 (1.07%) OpenVAS
7 4 (1.07%) Salt
8 2 (0.53%) Nagios
8 2 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.27%) Clonezilla
9 1 (0.27%) Icinga
9 1 (0.27%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.27%) Packer
9 1 (0.27%) WSUS
9 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (8.53%) Google
2 8 (2.13%) Tableau
3 7 (1.87%) Microsoft
4 6 (1.60%) Cisco
4 6 (1.60%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 6 (1.60%) Oracle
5 5 (1.33%) New Relic
5 5 (1.33%) Palo Alto
6 4 (1.07%) Codenomicon
6 4 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.07%) Spotify
7 3 (0.80%) Arista
7 3 (0.80%) CheckPoint
7 3 (0.80%) Fortinet
7 3 (0.80%) Juniper
7 3 (0.80%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.53%) Isilon
8 2 (0.53%) NetApp
8 2 (0.53%) VMware
9 1 (0.27%) GUPTA