Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Python
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 77 93
Rank change year-on-year +38 +16 +45
Permanent jobs citing Python 97 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.55% 2.52% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.04% 6.44% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 96 44 40
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -10.11% -15.24%
10th Percentile £26,875 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,875 £53,625 £56,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 691 637 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 46.66% 39.18% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 615 548 814
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +4.05%

Python
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Python in Wiltshire

Python
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Python in Wiltshire

Python
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Python in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Python in Wiltshire

Python
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury +8 38 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Swindon +13 22 £58,000 +28.89% 9
Chippenham +20 16 £58,000 +45.00% 1
Corsham +13 8 £47,500 +26.67%
Trowbridge - 2 £37,500 -
Python
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Python.

1 45 (46.39%) Java
2 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (34.02%) SQL
4 31 (31.96%) VMware
4 31 (31.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (29.90%) Software Engineering
5 29 (29.90%) Linux
5 29 (29.90%) Nagios
6 28 (28.87%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
8 25 (25.77%) LAN
8 25 (25.77%) WAN
8 25 (25.77%) C++
9 24 (24.74%) EIGRP
9 24 (24.74%) Service Management
9 24 (24.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 24 (24.74%) BGP
9 24 (24.74%) SLA
9 24 (24.74%) Cisco
9 24 (24.74%) CCNP
9 24 (24.74%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (24.74%) SC Cleared
9 24 (24.74%) DV Cleared
9 24 (24.74%) Incident Management
9 24 (24.74%) Wireshark
9 24 (24.74%) Cisco IOS
9 24 (24.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 24 (24.74%) Capacity Management
9 24 (24.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 24 (24.74%) Network Monitoring

Python
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 11 (11.34%) Confluence
2 9 (9.28%) OpenStack
3 7 (7.22%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.03%) Apache
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.03%) CMS
5 1 (1.03%) SAS
5 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (28.87%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.19%) OpenShift
4 5 (5.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (5.15%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (5.15%) Serverless
5 4 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (4.12%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.12%) Route 53
5 4 (4.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.06%) IaaS
7 1 (1.03%) AWS Data Pipeline
7 1 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.77%) LAN
1 25 (25.77%) WAN
2 24 (24.74%) BGP
2 24 (24.74%) Cisco IOS
2 24 (24.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 24 (24.74%) EIGRP
2 24 (24.74%) NX-OS
2 24 (24.74%) Wireshark
3 13 (13.40%) HTTP
4 8 (8.25%) Internet
5 7 (7.22%) 3GPP
5 7 (7.22%) 802.11
5 7 (7.22%) 802.15
5 7 (7.22%) Bluetooth
5 7 (7.22%) MQTT
5 7 (7.22%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.22%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (7.22%) ZigBee
6 6 (6.19%) Wireless
7 4 (4.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) NoSQL
2 15 (15.46%) MongoDB
2 15 (15.46%) MySQL
3 7 (7.22%) Big Data
3 7 (7.22%) MariaDB
3 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (5.15%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.12%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.06%) SQLite
9 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.03%) BigQuery
9 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 14 (14.43%) JIRA
3 13 (13.40%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.25%) Selenium
5 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.15%) SonarQube
6 5 (5.15%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (5.15%) Vagrant
7 4 (4.12%) Artifactory
8 3 (3.09%) Ant
8 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.09%) HP UFT
8 3 (3.09%) JUnit
8 3 (3.09%) Maven
8 3 (3.09%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.03%) JMeter
General
1 5 (5.15%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Marketing
3 2 (2.06%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.06%) Electronics
3 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (25.77%) Software Engineer
2 24 (24.74%) Network Engineer
3 14 (14.43%) Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Embedded Engineer
4 13 (13.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (12.37%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (12.37%) Software Developer
6 11 (11.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (11.34%) Junior
6 11 (11.34%) Junior Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Graduate
7 10 (10.31%) Graduate Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Graduate Software Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Junior Software Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Data Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Python Software Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Ruby Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Data Scientist
10 4 (4.12%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.43%) CSS
2 13 (13.40%) HTML
3 8 (8.25%) HTML5
3 8 (8.25%) REST
4 7 (7.22%) 802.1X
5 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
6 5 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (5.15%) XML
7 4 (4.12%) .NET
7 4 (4.12%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (4.12%) jQuery
8 3 (3.09%) D3.js
8 3 (3.09%) Django
8 3 (3.09%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.09%) SOAP
9 1 (1.03%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.03%) CSS3
9 1 (1.03%) OpenCL
9 1 (1.03%) OpenCV
9 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.22%) User Experience
3 6 (6.19%) Internet of Things
3 6 (6.19%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.12%) CESG
5 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.03%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.03%) CUDA
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.90%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) CentOS
3 6 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.19%) ThreadX
4 5 (5.15%) CoreOS
5 3 (3.09%) Windows
6 2 (2.06%) Android
6 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.06%) Debian
6 2 (2.06%) Unix
7 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.03%) SUSE
7 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.08%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.90%) Software Engineering
3 24 (24.74%) Capacity Management
3 24 (24.74%) Incident Management
3 24 (24.74%) Network Monitoring
3 24 (24.74%) Root Cause Analysis
3 24 (24.74%) Security Patching
3 24 (24.74%) Service Management
4 18 (18.56%) Scrum
5 14 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.43%) DevOps
6 13 (13.40%) TDD
7 11 (11.34%) BDD
8 10 (10.31%) Physics
8 10 (10.31%) Prototyping
9 8 (8.25%) UML
9 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.25%) Web Development
10 7 (7.22%) Extreme Programming
10 7 (7.22%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.39%) Java
2 33 (34.02%) SQL
3 25 (25.77%) C++
4 23 (23.71%) JavaScript
5 21 (21.65%) C
6 18 (18.56%) Ruby
7 17 (17.53%) R
8 12 (12.37%) Bash Shell
9 7 (7.22%) C#
10 6 (6.19%) Objective-C
10 6 (6.19%) Perl
10 6 (6.19%) Scala
11 5 (5.15%) Go
11 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
12 4 (4.12%) Groovy
13 3 (3.09%) Jython
13 3 (3.09%) VBScript
14 2 (2.06%) MATLAB
14 2 (2.06%) PHP
15 1 (1.03%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
2 24 (24.74%) CCNP
2 24 (24.74%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (24.74%) DV Cleared
2 24 (24.74%) SC Cleared
3 20 (20.62%) Degree
4 10 (10.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (4.12%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (2.06%) PhD
7 1 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.74%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (31.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.37%) Docker
3 5 (5.15%) GlusterFS
4 4 (4.12%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.03%) Firmware
5 1 (1.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 29 (29.90%) Nagios
2 24 (24.74%) Cisco LMS
2 24 (24.74%) Opsview
3 12 (12.37%) Ansible
4 11 (11.34%) Kubernetes
5 8 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (8.25%) Puppet
6 4 (4.12%) OSSEC
6 4 (4.12%) Terraform
7 3 (3.09%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (1.03%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.03%) rkt
Vendors
1 31 (31.96%) VMware
2 24 (24.74%) Cisco
3 9 (9.28%) Oracle
4 8 (8.25%) Google
4 8 (8.25%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.19%) Atlassian
6 5 (5.15%) New Relic
7 3 (3.09%) CA
7 3 (3.09%) HP
8 2 (2.06%) SAP
8 2 (2.06%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.03%) Atmel
9 1 (1.03%) BT
9 1 (1.03%) Capita
9 1 (1.03%) hybris
9 1 (1.03%) SaltStack