Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 88 51
Rank change year-on-year +21 -37 +19
Permanent jobs citing Python 35 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.70% 1.47% 4.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.11% 2.64% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 40
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £39,800 £40,000 £42,250
90th Percentile £76,500 £82,000 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +16.67%

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 Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 492 569 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 52.01% 55.89% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 408 471 339
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £30,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Watford

Python
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Python in Watford

Python
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Watford over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Watford region with a requirement for Python.

1 17 (48.57%) C++
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 13 (37.14%) Docker
3 13 (37.14%) Linux
4 12 (34.29%) MySQL
5 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
6 10 (28.57%) SQL
6 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 9 (25.71%) Windows
7 9 (25.71%) Java
8 8 (22.86%) VMware
8 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
8 8 (22.86%) DevOps
8 8 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (20.00%) VMware NSX
9 7 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
9 7 (20.00%) VSAN
9 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (20.00%) SCOrch
9 7 (20.00%) Ansible
9 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 7 (20.00%) vRealize
9 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
9 7 (20.00%) JSON

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (14.29%) Confluence
2 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (14.29%) PaaS
4 4 (11.43%) IaaS
4 4 (11.43%) SaaS
5 3 (8.57%) GitHub
6 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (5.71%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.86%) Serverless
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) Big Data
3 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) LabVIEW
1 6 (17.14%) Maven
2 5 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 5 (14.29%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) Checkstyle
3 4 (11.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) JUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Czech Language
3 1 (2.86%) French Language
3 1 (2.86%) German Language
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 7 (20.00%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Lead Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Ajax
1 7 (20.00%) CSS
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
1 7 (20.00%) JSON
1 7 (20.00%) LAMP
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) J2SE
4 1 (2.86%) JavaFX
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
4 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.86%) Swing
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (17.14%) Acoustics
3 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Fintech
4 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (17.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) DevOps
1 8 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
2 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (20.00%) Time Management
2 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (17.14%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
5 3 (8.57%) Presales
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Microservices
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C++
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) Java
5 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
6 7 (20.00%) PHP
7 5 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (8.57%) C
9 2 (5.71%) Ruby
10 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.86%) Perl
10 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.86%) Scala
10 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.86%) OCP
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Docker
2 7 (20.00%) VMware NSX
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (20.00%) Ansible
2 7 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 7 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 7 (20.00%) vRealize
3 5 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (14.29%) Mesos
3 5 (14.29%) Rancher
3 5 (14.29%) Terraform
3 5 (14.29%) yum
4 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.71%) Puppet
5 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco
3 7 (20.00%) EMC
3 7 (20.00%) IBM
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle
5 5 (14.29%) Atlassian
6 4 (11.43%) SAP
6 4 (11.43%) Sonatype
7 2 (5.71%) Google
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat