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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 61 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Python 28 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.10% 3.06% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.37% 4.81% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 31
Average salary £55,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.41% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
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
641 437 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 70.91% 63.70% 73.62%
Number of salaries quoted 561 348 535
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Brighton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 58 (76.32%) Linux
2 45 (59.21%) Bash Shell
3 31 (40.79%) Java
4 28 (36.84%) MySQL
5 26 (34.21%) SQL
6 25 (32.89%) VoIP
7 24 (31.58%) Ruby
8 23 (30.26%) Degree
9 22 (28.95%) Perl
9 22 (28.95%) HTML
10 21 (27.63%) CSS
11 20 (26.32%) PHP
12 19 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (22.37%) TCP/IP
14 15 (19.74%) Configuration Management
15 14 (18.42%) Open Source
16 13 (17.11%) Node.js
16 13 (17.11%) Windows
17 12 (15.79%) Puppet
17 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
18 11 (14.47%) Spring
18 11 (14.47%) NoSQL
18 11 (14.47%) RDBMS
18 11 (14.47%) Web Services
18 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
18 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
18 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
18 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
19 10 (13.16%) MongoDB
20 9 (11.84%) OpenStack

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (17.11%) Node.js
2 9 (11.84%) OpenStack
3 8 (10.53%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) LaTeX
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) VoIP
2 17 (22.37%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.58%) SNMP
3 5 (6.58%) Ethernet
4 4 (5.26%) InfiniBand
5 2 (2.63%) BGP
5 2 (2.63%) HTTP
5 2 (2.63%) SMTP
5 2 (2.63%) DNS
5 2 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.84%) MySQL
2 19 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (14.47%) NoSQL
3 11 (14.47%) RDBMS
3 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
3 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
4 10 (13.16%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.95%) Subversion
2 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.32%) Selenium
2 1 (1.32%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.32%) Trac
2 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Systems Administrator
1 25 (32.89%) Administrator
1 25 (32.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 25 (32.89%) Linux Administrator
2 21 (27.63%) Developer
3 20 (26.32%) Support Engineer
4 12 (15.79%) Technical Support Engineer
4 12 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
4 12 (15.79%) Technical Support
5 10 (13.16%) Architect
6 8 (10.53%) Python Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Tester
9 5 (6.58%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Software Tester
9 5 (6.58%) Test Engineer
10 4 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) HTML
2 21 (27.63%) CSS
3 11 (14.47%) Spring
3 11 (14.47%) Web Services
4 8 (10.53%) Django
4 8 (10.53%) jQuery
5 4 (5.26%) LAMP
6 3 (3.95%) Sass
6 3 (3.95%) LESS
7 2 (2.63%) XSLT
7 2 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.63%) HTML5
7 2 (2.63%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.63%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.63%) CSS3
8 1 (1.32%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Open Source
2 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) Social Media
4 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (76.32%) Linux
2 13 (17.11%) Windows
3 9 (11.84%) Ubuntu
3 9 (11.84%) UNIX
4 8 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.21%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.58%) openSUSE
7 2 (2.63%) Debian
8 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) Configuration Management
2 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
3 9 (11.84%) Software Testing
4 8 (10.53%) DevOps
4 8 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.21%) Workflow
5 7 (9.21%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (7.89%) Server Monitoring
6 6 (7.89%) Analytics
6 6 (7.89%) User Stories
6 6 (7.89%) Validation
6 6 (7.89%) TDD
7 5 (6.58%) Logistics
8 4 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.26%) Social Media Monitoring
9 3 (3.95%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.95%) MVC
10 1 (1.32%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) Bash Shell
2 31 (40.79%) Java
3 26 (34.21%) SQL
4 24 (31.58%) Ruby
5 22 (28.95%) Perl
6 20 (26.32%) PHP
7 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (30.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
1 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) KVM
2 7 (9.21%) LXC
3 2 (2.63%) Xen
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.26%) Nagios
3 4 (5.26%) Graphite
3 4 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) VMware
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
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