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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 56 45 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +32
Permanent jobs citing Python 49 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.98% 5.10% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 6.84% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 4
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £41,750 £35,000
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
846 497 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.72% 74.51% 66.91%
Number of salaries quoted 736 459 523
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Brighton

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 91 (72.22%) Bash Shell
2 76 (60.32%) Linux
3 71 (56.35%) Ruby
4 59 (46.83%) Java
5 53 (42.06%) Open Source
6 50 (39.68%) Configuration Management
7 47 (37.30%) Degree
8 42 (33.33%) Node.js
9 41 (32.54%) Puppet
10 37 (29.37%) Relational Database
10 37 (29.37%) PostgreSQL
10 37 (29.37%) RDBMS
11 35 (27.78%) MySQL
12 32 (25.40%) Web Development
12 32 (25.40%) Analytics
13 31 (24.60%) C
14 29 (23.02%) SQL
15 27 (21.43%) Social Media
16 26 (20.63%) Computer Science
17 23 (18.25%) Perl
17 23 (18.25%) HBase
18 22 (17.46%) Digital Marketing
18 22 (17.46%) Marketing
19 21 (16.67%) JavaScript
19 21 (16.67%) UNIX
19 21 (16.67%) Workflow
19 21 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
19 21 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
20 19 (15.08%) Ubuntu
21 18 (14.29%) Git (software)

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (33.33%) Node.js
2 14 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 8 (6.35%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.56%) nginx
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.79%) SAS
5 1 (0.79%) Drupal
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Maya
2 1 (0.79%) LaTeX
2 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (11.90%) WebTrends
1 15 (11.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.38%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) Ethernet
1 16 (12.70%) InfiniBand
2 15 (11.90%) VoIP
3 5 (3.97%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.79%) SNMP
4 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.37%) RDBMS
1 37 (29.37%) PostgreSQL
1 37 (29.37%) Relational Database
2 35 (27.78%) MySQL
3 23 (18.25%) HBase
4 7 (5.56%) Redis
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.97%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.59%) Hudson
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.79%) JMeter
4 1 (0.79%) Selenium
4 1 (0.79%) Grunt
General
1 22 (17.46%) Marketing
2 16 (12.70%) Electronics
3 15 (11.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.59%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 56 (44.44%) Administrator
1 56 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 56 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
2 33 (26.19%) Developer
3 16 (12.70%) Web Developer
4 15 (11.90%) Analyst
4 15 (11.90%) Research Analyst
4 15 (11.90%) Insight Analyst
5 14 (11.11%) C Developer
6 10 (7.94%) Technical Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) Technical Support Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) Technical Support
6 10 (7.94%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.17%) Graduate
10 3 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.38%) Support Technician
10 3 (2.38%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.49%) HTML
2 16 (12.70%) CSS
2 16 (12.70%) Django
3 13 (10.32%) Sass
4 12 (9.52%) Backbone.js
5 10 (7.94%) jQuery
6 8 (6.35%) .NET
6 8 (6.35%) LAMP
7 7 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.76%) LESS
9 5 (3.97%) Ember.js
10 1 (0.79%) HTML5
10 1 (0.79%) CSS3
10 1 (0.79%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.79%) XNA
10 1 (0.79%) XML
10 1 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 53 (42.06%) Open Source
2 27 (21.43%) Social Media
3 26 (20.63%) Computer Science
4 15 (11.90%) Statistics
5 14 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.79%) Physics
6 1 (0.79%) Social Network
6 1 (0.79%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.79%) DTV
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 76 (60.32%) Linux
2 21 (16.67%) UNIX
3 19 (15.08%) Ubuntu
4 18 (14.29%) Debian
5 17 (13.49%) Windows
5 17 (13.49%) Mac OS X
6 16 (12.70%) OpenBSD
7 14 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.38%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.79%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.79%) CentOS
9 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (39.68%) Configuration Management
2 32 (25.40%) Web Development
2 32 (25.40%) Analytics
3 22 (17.46%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (16.67%) Workflow
4 21 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 16 (12.70%) DevOps
6 15 (11.90%) SEO
6 15 (11.90%) Data Modelling
6 15 (11.90%) Business Development
7 14 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 14 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 14 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (11.11%) Build Automation
8 11 (8.73%) Social Media Monitoring
9 8 (6.35%) MVC
10 5 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (3.17%) TDD
12 3 (2.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 91 (72.22%) Bash Shell
2 71 (56.35%) Ruby
3 59 (46.83%) Java
4 31 (24.60%) C
5 29 (23.02%) SQL
6 23 (18.25%) Perl
7 21 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 15 (11.90%) VBA
8 15 (11.90%) R
9 14 (11.11%) Lua
10 13 (10.32%) PHP
11 2 (1.59%) C++
12 1 (0.79%) Clojure
12 1 (0.79%) Erlang
12 1 (0.79%) Scala
12 1 (0.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (37.30%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (11.11%) KVM
2 2 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (32.54%) Puppet
2 17 (13.49%) Nagios
3 9 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.38%) Ansible
4 3 (2.38%) Capistrano
4 3 (2.38%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Google
2 15 (11.90%) Coremetrics
2 15 (11.90%) Omniture
3 7 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.56%) Sage
4 6 (4.76%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.79%) SAP
Brighton
Bridge Noble
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago