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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 58 43 78
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +35
Permanent jobs citing Python 47 36 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.14% 5.22% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 6.96% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 5
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
764 517 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.31% 75.04% 65.89%
Number of salaries quoted 670 470 529
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Brighton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 94 (73.44%) Bash Shell
2 80 (62.50%) Linux
3 73 (57.03%) Ruby
4 58 (45.31%) Java
5 53 (41.41%) Open Source
6 51 (39.84%) Configuration Management
7 46 (35.94%) Degree
8 45 (35.16%) Node.js
9 40 (31.25%) Puppet
10 39 (30.47%) Relational Database
10 39 (30.47%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (30.47%) RDBMS
11 35 (27.34%) MySQL
12 32 (25.00%) SQL
12 32 (25.00%) Analytics
13 30 (23.44%) C
13 30 (23.44%) Web Development
14 27 (21.09%) Social Media
14 27 (21.09%) Perl
15 25 (19.53%) Computer Science
15 25 (19.53%) User Experience
16 23 (17.97%) Performance Tuning
16 23 (17.97%) Performance Monitoring
16 23 (17.97%) HBase
16 23 (17.97%) UNIX
16 23 (17.97%) Workflow
17 22 (17.19%) Marketing
17 22 (17.19%) Digital Marketing
18 21 (16.41%) Ubuntu
19 20 (15.63%) JavaScript

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 45 (35.16%) Node.js
2 16 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.47%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.69%) nginx
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.78%) SAS
5 1 (0.78%) Drupal
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Maya
2 1 (0.78%) LaTeX
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (11.72%) WebTrends
1 15 (11.72%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.34%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.84%) VoIP
2 16 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 16 (12.50%) InfiniBand
3 5 (3.91%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (2.34%) SNMP
4 3 (2.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.47%) RDBMS
1 39 (30.47%) PostgreSQL
1 39 (30.47%) Relational Database
2 35 (27.34%) MySQL
3 23 (17.97%) HBase
4 6 (4.69%) Redis
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.91%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.56%) Hudson
4 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.78%) JMeter
4 1 (0.78%) Selenium
4 1 (0.78%) Grunt
General
1 22 (17.19%) Marketing
2 16 (12.50%) Electronics
3 14 (10.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.56%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 58 (45.31%) Systems Administrator
1 58 (45.31%) Administrator
1 58 (45.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 58 (45.31%) Linux Administrator
2 31 (24.22%) Developer
3 15 (11.72%) Analyst
3 15 (11.72%) Web Developer
3 15 (11.72%) Research Analyst
3 15 (11.72%) Insight Analyst
4 13 (10.16%) C Developer
5 11 (8.59%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (8.59%) Technical Support Engineer
5 11 (8.59%) Technical Support
5 11 (8.59%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.91%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.13%) Graduate
9 3 (2.34%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.34%) Support Technician
9 3 (2.34%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.50%) HTML
1 16 (12.50%) Django
2 15 (11.72%) CSS
3 13 (10.16%) Sass
4 12 (9.38%) Backbone.js
5 8 (6.25%) LAMP
5 8 (6.25%) jQuery
6 7 (5.47%) LESS
6 7 (5.47%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (4.69%) Ember.js
7 6 (4.69%) .NET
8 2 (1.56%) HTML5
8 2 (1.56%) CSS3
8 2 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.78%) XNA
9 1 (0.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (0.78%) Unreal Engine
9 1 (0.78%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (41.41%) Open Source
2 27 (21.09%) Social Media
3 25 (19.53%) User Experience
3 25 (19.53%) Computer Science
4 15 (11.72%) Statistics
4 15 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (10.16%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Physics
6 1 (0.78%) Social Network
6 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.78%) DTV
6 1 (0.78%) Replication
6 1 (0.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 80 (62.50%) Linux
2 23 (17.97%) UNIX
3 21 (16.41%) Ubuntu
4 19 (14.84%) Windows
4 19 (14.84%) Mac OS X
5 17 (13.28%) Debian
6 16 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 15 (11.72%) OpenBSD
8 3 (2.34%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.34%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.78%) CentOS
9 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.84%) Configuration Management
2 32 (25.00%) Analytics
3 30 (23.44%) Web Development
4 23 (17.97%) Workflow
4 23 (17.97%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (17.97%) Performance Monitoring
5 22 (17.19%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (13.28%) DevOps
7 15 (11.72%) Business Development
7 15 (11.72%) SEO
7 15 (11.72%) Data Modelling
8 13 (10.16%) Build Automation
8 13 (10.16%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (10.16%) Load Testing
8 13 (10.16%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.59%) Social Media Monitoring
10 9 (7.03%) MVC
11 7 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (2.34%) TDD
12 3 (2.34%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 94 (73.44%) Bash Shell
2 73 (57.03%) Ruby
3 58 (45.31%) Java
4 32 (25.00%) SQL
5 30 (23.44%) C
6 27 (21.09%) Perl
7 20 (15.63%) JavaScript
8 15 (11.72%) VBA
8 15 (11.72%) R
9 13 (10.16%) Lua
10 12 (9.38%) PHP
11 2 (1.56%) C++
12 1 (0.78%) Clojure
12 1 (0.78%) Erlang
12 1 (0.78%) Scala
12 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (35.94%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (12.50%) KVM
2 2 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 40 (31.25%) Puppet
2 17 (13.28%) Nagios
3 9 (7.03%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.34%) Ansible
4 3 (2.34%) Capistrano
4 3 (2.34%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (13.28%) Google
2 15 (11.72%) Coremetrics
2 15 (11.72%) Omniture
3 7 (5.47%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.69%) Sage
4 6 (4.69%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.78%) SAP
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Bridge Noble
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BLOC
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago