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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 64 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Python 30 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.41% 2.67% 4.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.77% 4.18% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,000 £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
629 431 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 71.48% 63.85% 71.31%
Number of salaries quoted 557 339 487
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 £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £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 26 February 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in Brighton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 50 (75.76%) Linux
2 31 (46.97%) Bash Shell
3 30 (45.45%) MySQL
4 27 (40.91%) Java
5 23 (34.85%) Perl
6 22 (33.33%) Ruby
7 21 (31.82%) HTML
7 21 (31.82%) CSS
7 21 (31.82%) VoIP
7 21 (31.82%) TCP/IP
8 20 (30.30%) PHP
9 18 (27.27%) SQL
9 18 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (21.21%) Puppet
11 13 (19.70%) Degree
12 12 (18.18%) VMware
12 12 (18.18%) Spring
13 11 (16.67%) NoSQL
13 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 11 (16.67%) Web Services
13 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
14 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
14 10 (15.15%) KVM
15 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
15 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
15 9 (13.64%) Ubuntu
15 9 (13.64%) UNIX
15 9 (13.64%) Windows
15 9 (13.64%) Apache

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 9 (13.64%) Apache
2 6 (9.09%) Node.js
3 5 (7.58%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.82%) VoIP
1 21 (31.82%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.61%) DNS
2 7 (10.61%) BGP
2 7 (10.61%) SMTP
2 7 (10.61%) HTTP
3 6 (9.09%) Network Security
4 5 (7.58%) SNMP
5 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.52%) IMAP
6 1 (1.52%) OSPF
6 1 (1.52%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (45.45%) MySQL
2 18 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Subversion
2 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.52%) Trac
4 1 (1.52%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.52%) Maven
4 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Systems Administrator
1 23 (34.85%) Administrator
2 22 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 22 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 21 (31.82%) Developer
4 13 (19.70%) Support Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Architect
6 9 (13.64%) Python Developer
7 8 (12.12%) Java Developer
8 7 (10.61%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 6 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 6 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
10 5 (7.58%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Software Tester
10 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
10 5 (7.58%) Technical Support Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Test Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) HTML
1 21 (31.82%) CSS
2 12 (18.18%) Spring
3 11 (16.67%) Web Services
4 8 (12.12%) Django
4 8 (12.12%) jQuery
5 4 (6.06%) LAMP
6 2 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.03%) HTML5
6 2 (3.03%) CSS3
6 2 (3.03%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.03%) Sass
6 2 (3.03%) LESS
6 2 (3.03%) Ember.js
6 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.61%) Open Source
3 3 (4.55%) Social Media
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) UNIX
2 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Ubuntu
3 6 (9.09%) Debian
4 5 (7.58%) openSUSE
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
2 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
3 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.61%) TDD
4 7 (10.61%) User Stories
4 7 (10.61%) DevOps
5 6 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
5 6 (9.09%) Validation
6 5 (7.58%) Logistics
6 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.55%) Analytics
8 3 (4.55%) Workflow
8 3 (4.55%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.03%) MVC
10 1 (1.52%) Regression Testing
10 1 (1.52%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) Bash Shell
2 27 (40.91%) Java
3 23 (34.85%) Perl
4 22 (33.33%) Ruby
5 20 (30.30%) PHP
6 18 (27.27%) SQL
7 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) KVM
2 7 (10.61%) Xen
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) LXC
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) Puppet
2 6 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.06%) Salt
4 1 (1.52%) Graphite
4 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) VMware
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.52%) Juniper
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