Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Python
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 31 67
Rank change year-on-year -16 +36 -19
Permanent jobs citing Python 80 100 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.55% 7.40% 3.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.46% 12.59% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 95 98 46
Southampton median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £30,450 £35,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £54,000 £60,000 £50,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 946 794 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 65.65% 58.73% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 885 751 669
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +5.63%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Python as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for Python.

1 36 (45.00%) Java
2 28 (35.00%) Linux
3 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
4 24 (30.00%) HTML
4 24 (30.00%) CSS
4 24 (30.00%) Ruby
5 23 (28.75%) Perl
5 23 (28.75%) Node.js
6 22 (27.50%) AngularJS
7 21 (26.25%) C++
7 21 (26.25%) Finance
8 20 (25.00%) Web Development
9 19 (23.75%) React
10 18 (22.50%) User Experience
10 18 (22.50%) SaaS
10 18 (22.50%) Quality Management
11 17 (21.25%) Red Hat
11 17 (21.25%) Configuration Management
11 17 (21.25%) Windows
11 17 (21.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
11 17 (21.25%) Puppet
11 17 (21.25%) Front End Development
12 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 16 (20.00%) Web Services
13 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.75%) RHCE
13 15 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (18.75%) VMware
13 15 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

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 13 (16.25%) Apache
1 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.75%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.50%) SaaS
2 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.50%) IaaS
5 2 (2.50%) PaaS
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (3.75%) Firewall
1 3 (3.75%) VoIP
2 2 (2.50%) BGP
2 2 (2.50%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) Big Data
2 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.25%) InfluxDB
3 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.25%) MySQL
3 5 (6.25%) Redis
4 3 (3.75%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.00%) JIRA
4 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.75%) Selenium
4 3 (3.75%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.50%) Capybara
5 2 (2.50%) git-flow
5 2 (2.50%) RSpec
5 2 (2.50%) Subversion
6 1 (1.25%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Electronics
3 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (16.25%) HTML Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Graduate
7 8 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Data Scientist
9 6 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Python Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Angular Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.00%) CSS
1 24 (30.00%) HTML
2 23 (28.75%) Node.js
3 22 (27.50%) AngularJS
4 19 (23.75%) React
5 16 (20.00%) Web Services
6 6 (7.50%) LAMP
7 5 (6.25%) HTML5
8 4 (5.00%) JSON
9 3 (3.75%) .NET
9 3 (3.75%) Django
9 3 (3.75%) REST
9 3 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.75%) XML
10 2 (2.50%) Ajax
10 2 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (2.50%) Express
10 2 (2.50%) gRPC
11 1 (1.25%) Angular 2
11 1 (1.25%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) User Experience
2 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.25%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.00%) Linux
2 17 (21.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (21.25%) Windows
3 15 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.50%) CentOS
4 2 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Fedora
4 2 (2.50%) FreeBSD
4 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Web Development
2 18 (22.50%) Quality Management
3 17 (21.25%) Configuration Management
3 17 (21.25%) Front End Development
4 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 14 (17.50%) Mentoring
6 14 (17.50%) Physics
7 13 (16.25%) Machine Learning
8 10 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 8 (10.00%) OO
10 7 (8.75%) Mathematical Modelling
10 7 (8.75%) TDD
11 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.50%) Chemistry
11 6 (7.50%) DevOps
11 6 (7.50%) Innovative Thinking
11 6 (7.50%) OOP
11 6 (7.50%) SOA
12 5 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.00%) Ruby
4 23 (28.75%) Perl
5 21 (26.25%) C++
6 13 (16.25%) SQL
7 12 (15.00%) PHP
8 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.75%) Go
9 4 (5.00%) R
10 3 (3.75%) C
10 3 (3.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.50%) C#
11 2 (2.50%) Groovy
11 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.25%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) RHCE
1 15 (18.75%) RHCSA
1 15 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (11.25%) PhD
3 7 (8.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (8.75%) Degree
4 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) GCP
2 2 (2.50%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) Docker
3 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (21.25%) Puppet
2 2 (2.50%) Ansible
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) Red Hat
2 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco
3 3 (3.75%) Extreme Networks
3 3 (3.75%) Palo Alto
3 3 (3.75%) SolarWinds