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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Python
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 31 36 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Python 42 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.79% 6.38% 3.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.27% 10.56% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 29
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 409 483 476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 66.07% 60.45% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 385 469 415
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Python in Southampton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 61 (60.40%) C++
2 50 (49.50%) Java
3 45 (44.55%) Linux
4 43 (42.57%) Software Engineering
5 32 (31.68%) C
6 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
6 30 (29.70%) PHP
6 30 (29.70%) Windows
6 30 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (28.71%) HTML
8 27 (26.73%) Ruby
9 25 (24.75%) CSS
10 24 (23.76%) Perl
10 24 (23.76%) Scrum
10 24 (23.76%) DevOps
11 20 (19.80%) Unix
12 18 (17.82%) Web Development
13 17 (16.83%) Mathematics
13 17 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
14 16 (15.84%) AngularJS
14 16 (15.84%) PhD
14 16 (15.84%) C#
15 15 (14.85%) Computer Science
15 15 (14.85%) Kanban
16 14 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (13.86%) Web Services
16 14 (13.86%) OOP
16 14 (13.86%) Red Hat
17 13 (12.87%) Configuration Management

Python
Top Related 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 (4.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.96%) Drupal
3 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.99%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.95%) Office 365
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.99%) IaaS
5 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.93%) HTTP
3 6 (5.94%) DNS
3 6 (5.94%) Internet
3 6 (5.94%) VoIP
4 4 (3.96%) Firewall
4 4 (3.96%) LDAP
4 4 (3.96%) SSL
4 4 (3.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) MySQL
2 10 (9.90%) Big Data
3 7 (6.93%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.93%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.99%) HBase
7 1 (0.99%) Ingres
7 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.99%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.87%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.92%) JIRA
3 8 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.92%) VersionOne
4 7 (6.93%) Subversion
5 4 (3.96%) Trac
6 3 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 7 (6.93%) Electronics
2 6 (5.94%) Automotive
2 6 (5.94%) Military
3 2 (1.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (31.68%) Software Engineer
2 23 (22.77%) Developer
3 12 (11.88%) Administrator
3 12 (11.88%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (9.90%) Data Scientist
4 10 (9.90%) Development Manager
4 10 (9.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Software Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Ruby Developer
5 9 (8.91%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) PHP Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (6.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.93%) Python Developer
8 6 (5.94%) C++ Consultant
8 6 (5.94%) Cloud Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Computer Vision Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.71%) HTML
2 25 (24.75%) CSS
3 16 (15.84%) AngularJS
4 14 (13.86%) Web Services
5 10 (9.90%) jQuery
6 9 (8.91%) XML
7 8 (7.92%) Node.js
8 7 (6.93%) HTML5
8 7 (6.93%) JSON
8 7 (6.93%) REST
9 6 (5.94%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (4.95%) CSS3
10 5 (4.95%) LAMP
11 4 (3.96%) Angular 2
11 4 (3.96%) J2EE
12 3 (2.97%) Django
12 3 (2.97%) SOAP
13 2 (1.98%) .NET
13 2 (1.98%) Ajax
13 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.87%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.97%) Smart Energy
4 2 (1.98%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 45 (44.55%) Linux
2 30 (29.70%) Windows
3 20 (19.80%) Unix
4 14 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.93%) Android
5 7 (6.93%) CentOS
5 7 (6.93%) Fedora
5 7 (6.93%) FreeBSD
5 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.95%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.96%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.96%) VMS
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.57%) Software Engineering
2 30 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (23.76%) DevOps
3 24 (23.76%) Scrum
4 18 (17.82%) Web Development
5 17 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (16.83%) Mathematics
6 15 (14.85%) Kanban
7 14 (13.86%) OOP
8 13 (12.87%) Configuration Management
8 13 (12.87%) Machine Learning
9 12 (11.88%) Open Source
10 10 (9.90%) Data Analysis
10 10 (9.90%) Mathematical Modelling
10 10 (9.90%) OO
10 10 (9.90%) Physics
11 8 (7.92%) Information Security
11 8 (7.92%) Performance Management
12 6 (5.94%) Computer Vision
12 6 (5.94%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 61 (60.40%) C++
2 50 (49.50%) Java
3 32 (31.68%) C
4 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
4 30 (29.70%) PHP
5 27 (26.73%) Ruby
6 24 (23.76%) Perl
7 16 (15.84%) C#
8 12 (11.88%) Go
9 11 (10.89%) Shell Script
10 7 (6.93%) Bash Shell
11 6 (5.94%) MATLAB
11 6 (5.94%) R
11 6 (5.94%) SQL
12 4 (3.96%) Scala
13 2 (1.98%) F#
14 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (15.84%) PhD
2 9 (8.91%) Degree
3 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.96%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.91%) Docker
2 7 (6.93%) Firmware
3 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.97%) vSphere
4 1 (0.99%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (12.87%) Puppet
2 9 (8.91%) Ansible
3 4 (3.96%) FreeIPA
3 4 (3.96%) Nagios
4 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.98%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) Red Hat
2 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.97%) VMware
4 1 (0.99%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.99%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle
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