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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 53 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Python 54 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.25% 5.47% 5.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.17% 8.40% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 39
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
753 643 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 73.18% 65.15% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 652 548 500
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 20 April 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Brighton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 57 (74.03%) MySQL
2 56 (72.73%) Linux
3 39 (50.65%) Java
4 37 (48.05%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (44.16%) Ruby
6 30 (38.96%) Perl
6 30 (38.96%) CSS
6 30 (38.96%) HTML
7 24 (31.17%) Ubuntu
8 23 (29.87%) Apache
9 21 (27.27%) VMware
9 21 (27.27%) Puppet
10 20 (25.97%) Django
11 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
11 19 (24.68%) KVM
12 18 (23.38%) PHP
12 18 (23.38%) SMTP
12 18 (23.38%) HTTP
12 18 (23.38%) DNS
12 18 (23.38%) BGP
12 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (23.38%) Xen
13 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (19.48%) TCP/IP
15 14 (18.18%) TDD
15 14 (18.18%) Spring
15 14 (18.18%) jQuery
15 14 (18.18%) Relational Database
16 13 (16.88%) User Stories
16 13 (16.88%) Jenkins

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 23 (29.87%) Apache
2 11 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.49%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (6.49%) Route 53
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (6.49%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) SMTP
1 18 (23.38%) HTTP
1 18 (23.38%) DNS
1 18 (23.38%) BGP
2 15 (19.48%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.99%) Network Security
4 8 (10.39%) IMAP
4 8 (10.39%) VoIP
4 8 (10.39%) OSPF
5 5 (6.49%) VPN
5 5 (6.49%) VLAN
6 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.90%) SAN
7 2 (2.60%) Wireless
8 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (74.03%) MySQL
2 37 (48.05%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 11 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 10 (12.99%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
1 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.29%) Maven
3 8 (10.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) Trac
4 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.30%) Redmine
General
1 4 (5.19%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Developer
2 29 (37.66%) Systems Administrator
2 29 (37.66%) Administrator
3 21 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 21 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
4 18 (23.38%) Python Developer
5 15 (19.48%) Java Developer
6 10 (12.99%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 10 (12.99%) Architect
6 10 (12.99%) UNIX Administrator
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.49%) DevOps Administrator
8 5 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Architect
9 4 (5.19%) C Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Database Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Lead Architect
10 3 (3.90%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Software Tester
10 3 (3.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.96%) HTML
1 30 (38.96%) CSS
2 20 (25.97%) Django
3 14 (18.18%) jQuery
3 14 (18.18%) Spring
4 11 (14.29%) Web Services
5 8 (10.39%) LAMP
6 3 (3.90%) HTML5
6 3 (3.90%) WebGL
6 3 (3.90%) CSS3
7 1 (1.30%) Qt
7 1 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (3.90%) Device Driver
2 3 (3.90%) Streaming Video
2 3 (3.90%) IPTV
2 3 (3.90%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (2.60%) Streaming Media
3 2 (2.60%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.60%) Open Source
4 1 (1.30%) Social Media
4 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (72.73%) Linux
2 24 (31.17%) Ubuntu
3 13 (16.88%) UNIX
4 10 (12.99%) Debian
5 4 (5.19%) Windows
6 2 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.30%) Android
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.18%) TDD
3 13 (16.88%) User Stories
4 11 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 11 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 11 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 10 (12.99%) DevOps
6 5 (6.49%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (5.19%) Validation
7 4 (5.19%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Software Testing
7 4 (5.19%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.90%) Logistics
9 1 (1.30%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.30%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.30%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (1.30%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (50.65%) Java
2 34 (44.16%) Ruby
3 30 (38.96%) Perl
4 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
5 18 (23.38%) PHP
6 12 (15.58%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.09%) C
8 4 (5.19%) SQL
8 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.19%) Lua
9 3 (3.90%) C++
10 2 (2.60%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (24.68%) KVM
2 18 (23.38%) Xen
2 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.90%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 21 (27.27%) Puppet
2 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.19%) Salt
2 4 (5.19%) Nagios
3 3 (3.90%) Icinga
4 1 (1.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) VMware
2 8 (10.39%) Juniper
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
Brighton
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Brighton, South East, United Kingdom
Brandwatch
Salary: Competitive + Great Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago