Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 80 46
Rank change year-on-year +12 -34 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 32 15 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.40% 1.60% 4.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.99% 2.79% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 48
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +12.82% +21.88%
10th Percentile £33,050 £45,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,500 £79,000 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 458 537 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.62% 57.43% 43.37%
Number of salaries quoted 373 459 392
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £69,750
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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 (53.13%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 14 (43.75%) DevOps
4 13 (40.63%) Degree
4 13 (40.63%) C++
4 13 (40.63%) Java
5 12 (37.50%) MySQL
6 10 (31.25%) HTML
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 9 (28.13%) PHP
7 9 (28.13%) Docker
7 9 (28.13%) Kubernetes
7 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (25.00%) Ansible
8 8 (25.00%) Windows
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle
9 7 (21.88%) CSS
9 7 (21.88%) Web Services
9 7 (21.88%) LAMP
9 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
9 7 (21.88%) Ajax
9 7 (21.88%) Time Management
9 7 (21.88%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (21.88%) Analytical Thinking
9 7 (21.88%) Terraform
9 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
10 6 (18.75%) Computer Science

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 (15.63%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) GitHub
3 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.13%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
3 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.50%) Big Data
4 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Bitbucket
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
1 5 (15.63%) Maven
2 4 (12.50%) Checkstyle
2 4 (12.50%) LabVIEW
2 4 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Automotive
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Data Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Service Manager
3 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Python Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) Ajax
2 7 (21.88%) CSS
2 7 (21.88%) LAMP
2 7 (21.88%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) JSON
4 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
4 5 (15.63%) Kafka
4 5 (15.63%) React
5 4 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (9.38%) XSD
6 3 (9.38%) XSL
7 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (6.25%) RESTful
8 1 (3.13%) .NET
8 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Acoustics
2 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Fintech
3 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
4 6 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) DevOps
2 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (21.88%) Analytical Thinking
3 7 (21.88%) Creative Thinking
3 7 (21.88%) Data Analysis
3 7 (21.88%) Time Management
3 7 (21.88%) Web Application Development
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
6 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.25%) Neural Network
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) Analytics
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
2 13 (40.63%) C++
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) PHP
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.38%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) Java 8
6 3 (9.38%) Perl
7 2 (6.25%) C
8 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) OCP
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Docker
2 3 (9.38%) VMware NSX
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Kubernetes
2 8 (25.00%) Ansible
3 7 (21.88%) Terraform
4 5 (15.63%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (15.63%) Mesos
4 5 (15.63%) Rancher
4 5 (15.63%) yum
5 3 (9.38%) SCOrch
5 3 (9.38%) SCVMM
5 3 (9.38%) vRealize
6 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Atlassian
4 4 (12.50%) Sonatype
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) EMC
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) SAP
6 2 (6.25%) Google
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat