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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 36 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Python 72 76 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.39% 6.59% 5.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.11% 10.09% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 48 42
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
712 753 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 73.10% 65.25% 72.63%
Number of salaries quoted 607 663 516
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 £28,500 £28,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 May 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Brighton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 78 (76.47%) MySQL
2 73 (71.57%) Linux
3 57 (55.88%) Java
4 55 (53.92%) PostgreSQL
5 47 (46.08%) Ruby
6 43 (42.16%) Perl
7 36 (35.29%) Ubuntu
8 34 (33.33%) CSS
8 34 (33.33%) HTML
9 30 (29.41%) Apache
10 28 (27.45%) Relational Database
11 26 (25.49%) Puppet
11 26 (25.49%) Tomcat
12 25 (24.51%) JavaScript
12 25 (24.51%) Django
13 24 (23.53%) SMTP
13 24 (23.53%) HTTP
13 24 (23.53%) DNS
14 23 (22.55%) KVM
15 22 (21.57%) Jenkins
15 22 (21.57%) VMware
15 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (21.57%) Xen
16 20 (19.61%) Maven
17 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (18.63%) BGP
17 19 (18.63%) UNIX
17 19 (18.63%) DevOps
18 18 (17.65%) PHP
18 18 (17.65%) Spring

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 30 (29.41%) Apache
2 26 (25.49%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.90%) nginx
4 1 (0.98%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Office
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (4.90%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (4.90%) Route 53
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.53%) SMTP
1 24 (23.53%) HTTP
1 24 (23.53%) DNS
2 19 (18.63%) BGP
3 14 (13.73%) IMAP
4 11 (10.78%) TCP/IP
5 10 (9.80%) Network Security
6 9 (8.82%) OSPF
7 6 (5.88%) VPN
7 6 (5.88%) VLAN
8 4 (3.92%) Wireless
8 4 (3.92%) VoIP
8 4 (3.92%) SAN
8 4 (3.92%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.98%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (76.47%) MySQL
2 55 (53.92%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (27.45%) Relational Database
4 10 (9.80%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.82%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.90%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 22 (21.57%) Jenkins
2 20 (19.61%) Maven
3 18 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 12 (11.76%) Subversion
5 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.98%) Selenium
5 1 (0.98%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.98%) Redmine
5 1 (0.98%) Trac
General
1 10 (9.80%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (44.12%) Developer
2 41 (40.20%) Systems Administrator
3 40 (39.22%) Administrator
4 27 (26.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 27 (26.47%) Linux Administrator
5 22 (21.57%) Python Developer
6 15 (14.71%) Java Developer
7 13 (12.75%) DevOps Administrator
8 10 (9.80%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 10 (9.80%) UNIX Administrator
8 10 (9.80%) C Developer
9 9 (8.82%) Architect
10 5 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) Data Scientist
11 4 (3.92%) Linux Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Programmer
11 4 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
12 3 (2.94%) Systems Manager
12 3 (2.94%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.33%) CSS
1 34 (33.33%) HTML
2 25 (24.51%) Django
3 18 (17.65%) Spring
4 14 (13.73%) jQuery
5 10 (9.80%) Web Services
6 8 (7.84%) LAMP
7 5 (4.90%) HTML5
7 5 (4.90%) WebGL
7 5 (4.90%) CSS3
8 1 (0.98%) Qt
8 1 (0.98%) XSLT
8 1 (0.98%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) IPTV
3 5 (4.90%) Device Driver
3 5 (4.90%) Streaming Video
3 5 (4.90%) Raspberry Pi
3 5 (4.90%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.92%) Streaming Media
5 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.98%) Social Media
5 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (71.57%) Linux
2 36 (35.29%) Ubuntu
3 19 (18.63%) UNIX
4 13 (12.75%) Debian
5 4 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (18.63%) DevOps
2 16 (15.69%) Configuration Management
3 14 (13.73%) TDD
4 13 (12.75%) User Stories
5 12 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 10 (9.80%) Unit Testing
7 9 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.90%) Open Source
8 5 (4.90%) Auto-Scaling
9 4 (3.92%) Server Monitoring
9 4 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (1.96%) Microservices
11 2 (1.96%) Software Engineering
12 1 (0.98%) Automated Testing
12 1 (0.98%) Software Testing
12 1 (0.98%) Test Automation
12 1 (0.98%) Regression Testing
12 1 (0.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.88%) Java
2 47 (46.08%) Ruby
3 43 (42.16%) Perl
4 25 (24.51%) JavaScript
5 18 (17.65%) PHP
6 15 (14.71%) C
6 15 (14.71%) Bash Shell
7 12 (11.76%) SQL
8 10 (9.80%) Lua
9 5 (4.90%) R
9 5 (4.90%) C++
10 4 (3.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 23 (22.55%) KVM
2 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (21.57%) Xen
3 4 (3.92%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 26 (25.49%) Puppet
2 6 (5.88%) Nagios
3 4 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.92%) Salt
3 4 (3.92%) Icinga
4 2 (1.96%) Ansible
5 1 (0.98%) logstash
5 1 (0.98%) Graphite
Vendors
1 22 (21.57%) VMware
2 9 (8.82%) Juniper
3 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
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