The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 58 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Python 35 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.73% 3.91% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.36% 6.11% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 26
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -24.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Python
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
653 507 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 69.54% 63.93% 73.31%
Number of salaries quoted 573 433 604
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Brighton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 64 (79.01%) Linux
2 60 (74.07%) Bash Shell
3 34 (41.98%) Ruby
4 28 (34.57%) VoIP
4 28 (34.57%) SQL
4 28 (34.57%) MySQL
5 27 (33.33%) Java
6 24 (29.63%) Degree
7 23 (28.40%) Perl
8 22 (27.16%) Configuration Management
8 22 (27.16%) Open Source
9 20 (24.69%) PHP
9 20 (24.69%) Node.js
10 19 (23.46%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (22.22%) Windows
12 17 (20.99%) RDBMS
12 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
13 15 (18.52%) OpenStack
13 15 (18.52%) HTML
13 15 (18.52%) Puppet
14 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
14 14 (17.28%) Ubuntu
14 14 (17.28%) CSS
14 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
14 14 (17.28%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (17.28%) DevOps
15 13 (16.05%) LXC
15 13 (16.05%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (16.05%) KVM
15 13 (16.05%) UNIX

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 20 (24.69%) Node.js
2 15 (18.52%) OpenStack
3 4 (4.94%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) Maya
2 1 (1.23%) LaTeX
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (34.57%) VoIP
2 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.17%) SNMP
4 4 (4.94%) InfiniBand
4 4 (4.94%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.23%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) MySQL
2 19 (23.46%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (20.99%) RDBMS
3 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.64%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.94%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.47%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.17%) Marketing
2 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.47%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Systems Administrator
1 31 (38.27%) Administrator
1 31 (38.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 31 (38.27%) Linux Administrator
2 21 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 17 (20.99%) Developer
4 13 (16.05%) Technical Support
4 13 (16.05%) Technical Support Engineer
4 13 (16.05%) Technical Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Architect
8 6 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Python Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Test Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Tester
9 5 (6.17%) Software Tester
10 4 (4.94%) Junior
10 4 (4.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) HTML
2 14 (17.28%) CSS
3 9 (11.11%) Spring
4 8 (9.88%) Django
5 7 (8.64%) Web Services
5 7 (8.64%) LAMP
6 5 (6.17%) jQuery
7 4 (4.94%) Sass
7 4 (4.94%) LESS
8 3 (3.70%) Ember.js
8 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.70%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.47%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.47%) HTML5
9 2 (2.47%) CSS3
10 1 (1.23%) Regular Expression
10 1 (1.23%) XML
10 1 (1.23%) XSLT
10 1 (1.23%) XNA
10 1 (1.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Open Source
2 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.64%) Social Media
4 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.47%) User Experience
4 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.23%) Physics
5 1 (1.23%) Social Network
5 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 64 (79.01%) Linux
2 18 (22.22%) Windows
3 14 (17.28%) Ubuntu
4 13 (16.05%) UNIX
4 13 (16.05%) Mac OS X
4 13 (16.05%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.17%) openSUSE
6 2 (2.47%) Debian
7 1 (1.23%) OpenBSD
7 1 (1.23%) Android
7 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) Configuration Management
2 14 (17.28%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (17.28%) DevOps
3 13 (16.05%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (16.05%) Workflow
4 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.88%) Software Testing
5 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.64%) Analytics
6 6 (7.41%) Web Development
7 5 (6.17%) Logistics
7 5 (6.17%) Validation
7 5 (6.17%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (4.94%) Social Media Monitoring
8 4 (4.94%) MVC
9 3 (3.70%) TDD
9 3 (3.70%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (3.70%) User Stories
10 2 (2.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (74.07%) Bash Shell
2 34 (41.98%) Ruby
3 28 (34.57%) SQL
4 27 (33.33%) Java
5 23 (28.40%) Perl
6 20 (24.69%) PHP
7 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.41%) C
9 2 (2.47%) Lua
10 1 (1.23%) Erlang
10 1 (1.23%) Clojure
10 1 (1.23%) C#
10 1 (1.23%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) KVM
1 13 (16.05%) LXC
Systems Management
1 15 (18.52%) Puppet
2 9 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.17%) Graphite
3 5 (6.17%) Nagios
4 2 (2.47%) Capistrano
4 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.47%) Ansible
5 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
1 5 (6.17%) VMware
1 5 (6.17%) Rackspace
Brighton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago