The first table below looks at the demand for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 65 45 83
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +38
Permanent jobs citing Python 46 40 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.74% 5.61% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.50% 8.00% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
836 500 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.02% 70.13% 70.71%
Number of salaries quoted 733 462 507
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +6.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
East Sussex

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Python
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Python Salary Trend in Brighton

Python
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Brighton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 73 (64.04%) Bash Shell
2 67 (58.77%) Ruby
3 63 (55.26%) Linux
4 55 (48.25%) Java
5 48 (42.11%) Open Source
6 44 (38.60%) Configuration Management
7 42 (36.84%) Puppet
8 40 (35.09%) MySQL
9 36 (31.58%) Web Development
10 35 (30.70%) Degree
11 34 (29.82%) PostgreSQL
12 33 (28.95%) Node.js
13 31 (27.19%) Relational Database
14 29 (25.44%) RDBMS
15 28 (24.56%) Analytics
16 27 (23.68%) C
17 23 (20.18%) Perl
17 23 (20.18%) Computer Science
17 23 (20.18%) Git (software)
17 23 (20.18%) Social Media
18 22 (19.30%) Digital Marketing
18 22 (19.30%) Marketing
18 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
19 20 (17.54%) Debian
19 20 (17.54%) Ubuntu
20 19 (16.67%) UNIX
20 19 (16.67%) HBase
21 18 (15.79%) CSS
21 18 (15.79%) SQL
21 18 (15.79%) HTML

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (28.95%) Node.js
2 11 (9.65%) Tomcat
3 10 (8.77%) OpenStack
4 8 (7.02%) nginx
5 1 (0.88%) Drupal
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.88%) Maya
Business Applications
1 15 (13.16%) WebTrends
1 15 (13.16%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.53%) Ethernet
1 12 (10.53%) InfiniBand
2 10 (8.77%) VoIP
3 5 (4.39%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (3.51%) BGP
4 4 (3.51%) SMTP
4 4 (3.51%) HTTP
4 4 (3.51%) DNS
5 2 (1.75%) OSPF
5 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.75%) Network Security
5 2 (1.75%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (35.09%) MySQL
2 34 (29.82%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (27.19%) Relational Database
4 29 (25.44%) RDBMS
5 19 (16.67%) HBase
6 8 (7.02%) Redis
7 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (20.18%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.75%) Hudson
3 2 (1.75%) Maven
3 2 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.88%) Selenium
4 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.88%) JMeter
4 1 (0.88%) Grunt
General
1 22 (19.30%) Marketing
2 16 (14.04%) Electronics
3 15 (13.16%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (46.49%) Systems Administrator
1 53 (46.49%) Administrator
1 53 (46.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 53 (46.49%) Linux Administrator
2 35 (30.70%) Developer
3 19 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 15 (13.16%) Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Research Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Insight Analyst
5 14 (12.28%) C Developer
6 8 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Programmer
8 4 (3.51%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Graduate
8 4 (3.51%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (3.51%) Web Programmer
9 3 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) IT Support Technician
9 3 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.79%) CSS
1 18 (15.79%) HTML
2 15 (13.16%) Django
3 13 (11.40%) jQuery
4 12 (10.53%) .NET
4 12 (10.53%) Backbone.js
4 12 (10.53%) Sass
5 8 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (7.02%) LAMP
6 5 (4.39%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.51%) LESS
7 4 (3.51%) Ember.js
7 4 (3.51%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.88%) XNA
8 1 (0.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (0.88%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 48 (42.11%) Open Source
2 23 (20.18%) Computer Science
2 23 (20.18%) Social Media
3 15 (13.16%) Statistics
4 14 (12.28%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (5.26%) E-Learning
6 4 (3.51%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Physics
7 1 (0.88%) Social Network
7 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.88%) Clustering
7 1 (0.88%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 63 (55.26%) Linux
2 20 (17.54%) Debian
2 20 (17.54%) Ubuntu
3 19 (16.67%) UNIX
4 16 (14.04%) OpenBSD
5 13 (11.40%) Mac OS X
5 13 (11.40%) Windows
6 10 (8.77%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.63%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.88%) CentOS
8 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.60%) Configuration Management
2 36 (31.58%) Web Development
3 28 (24.56%) Analytics
4 22 (19.30%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (14.91%) Workflow
5 17 (14.91%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (14.91%) Performance Monitoring
6 15 (13.16%) Data Modelling
6 15 (13.16%) SEO
6 15 (13.16%) Business Development
6 15 (13.16%) DevOps
7 14 (12.28%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (12.28%) Build Automation
7 14 (12.28%) Load Testing
7 14 (12.28%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.14%) TDD
8 7 (6.14%) Social Media Monitoring
9 6 (5.26%) OO
9 6 (5.26%) MVC
10 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (64.04%) Bash Shell
2 67 (58.77%) Ruby
3 55 (48.25%) Java
4 27 (23.68%) C
5 23 (20.18%) Perl
6 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
7 18 (15.79%) SQL
8 16 (14.04%) PHP
9 15 (13.16%) VBA
9 15 (13.16%) R
10 14 (12.28%) Lua
11 2 (1.75%) C++
12 1 (0.88%) Erlang
12 1 (0.88%) C#
12 1 (0.88%) Clojure
12 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (30.70%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (12.28%) KVM
2 4 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.51%) Xen
3 2 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 42 (36.84%) Puppet
2 13 (11.40%) Nagios
3 9 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.63%) Capistrano
4 3 (2.63%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.63%) Ansible
5 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) Google
2 15 (13.16%) Coremetrics
2 15 (13.16%) Omniture
3 8 (7.02%) Sage
4 7 (6.14%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.26%) Rackspace
6 4 (3.51%) VMware
7 2 (1.75%) Juniper
8 1 (0.88%) SAP
Brighton, East Sussex
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago