The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for Python skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Python over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 60 39
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Python 37 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.64% 3.10% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.85% 4.87% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 35
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Python is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 341 472 392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 61.22% 63.53% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 323 449 337
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Python as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Python in Southampton

Python
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python in Southampton.

Salary trend for Python in Southampton

Python
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Southampton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Python.

1 43 (54.43%) C++
2 35 (44.30%) Linux
3 32 (40.51%) Software Engineering
4 27 (34.18%) PHP
5 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
5 26 (32.91%) C
6 25 (31.65%) Java
7 24 (30.38%) HTML
8 20 (25.32%) CSS
8 20 (25.32%) Ruby
9 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (22.78%) Mathematics
10 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (18.99%) Git (software)
11 15 (18.99%) AngularJS
11 15 (18.99%) Jenkins
11 15 (18.99%) Docker
11 15 (18.99%) Perl
12 14 (17.72%) Windows
12 14 (17.72%) DevOps
12 14 (17.72%) Open Source
13 13 (16.46%) REST
13 13 (16.46%) C#
13 13 (16.46%) Web Development
13 13 (16.46%) JSON
13 13 (16.46%) Scrum
14 12 (15.19%) Migration
14 12 (15.19%) MySQL
14 12 (15.19%) Machine Learning
15 11 (13.92%) XML

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (6.33%) CMS
1 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.33%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.53%) Drupal
4 1 (1.27%) OpenROAD
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (10.13%) SaaS
2 6 (7.59%) PaaS
3 5 (6.33%) iPaaS
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.80%) Office 365
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) DNS
1 4 (5.06%) Internet
1 4 (5.06%) VoIP
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) LDAP
2 2 (2.53%) SSL
2 2 (2.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) MySQL
2 8 (10.13%) Big Data
2 8 (10.13%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.27%) Ingres
4 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Git (software)
1 15 (18.99%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.13%) Subversion
3 7 (8.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (6.33%) Bitbucket
4 5 (6.33%) GitLab
5 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.53%) Trac
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Automotive
2 9 (11.39%) Electronics
3 6 (7.59%) Military
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Developer
2 21 (26.58%) Software Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Embedded Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Python Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Web Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Administrator
6 6 (7.59%) C++ Consultant
6 6 (7.59%) Computer Vision Consultant
6 6 (7.59%) Consultant
6 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.33%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Python Web Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Technical Architect
7 5 (6.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) HTML
2 20 (25.32%) CSS
3 15 (18.99%) AngularJS
4 13 (16.46%) JSON
4 13 (16.46%) REST
5 11 (13.92%) XML
6 9 (11.39%) LAMP
6 9 (11.39%) Node.js
7 8 (10.13%) .NET
7 8 (10.13%) Web Services
8 7 (8.86%) jQuery
9 5 (6.33%) Ajax
9 5 (6.33%) HTML5
10 4 (5.06%) Angular 2
10 4 (5.06%) J2EE
10 4 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (3.80%) Django
11 3 (3.80%) Express
12 2 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (2.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Algorithms
2 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.86%) Internet of Things
2 7 (8.86%) User Experience
3 5 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.80%) Smart Energy
5 2 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.27%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) Linux
2 14 (17.72%) Windows
3 7 (8.86%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (8.86%) Unix
4 5 (6.33%) Android
5 3 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.80%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.53%) Solaris
6 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Software Engineering
2 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (22.78%) Mathematics
4 14 (17.72%) DevOps
4 14 (17.72%) Open Source
5 13 (16.46%) Scrum
5 13 (16.46%) Web Development
6 12 (15.19%) Machine Learning
6 12 (15.19%) Migration
7 11 (13.92%) MVC
8 10 (12.66%) Kanban
9 9 (11.39%) SOA
10 7 (8.86%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (8.86%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (8.86%) Line Management
10 7 (8.86%) TDD
11 6 (7.59%) Computer Vision
11 6 (7.59%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (7.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) C++
2 27 (34.18%) PHP
3 26 (32.91%) C
3 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
4 25 (31.65%) Java
5 20 (25.32%) Ruby
6 15 (18.99%) Perl
7 13 (16.46%) C#
8 7 (8.86%) Go
9 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
9 6 (7.59%) SQL
10 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.53%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.53%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.53%) R
12 1 (1.27%) F#
12 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) PhD
2 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) Degree
4 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Docker
2 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.86%) vSphere
3 3 (3.80%) Firmware
4 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Puppet
2 5 (6.33%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.53%) FreeIPA
3 2 (2.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.86%) VMware
3 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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