The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 38 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.79% - 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.31% - 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £44,000 - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Python
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
116 123 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 64.80% 63.73% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 105 114 74
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -35.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £29,425
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Python
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Colchester region.

Python Salary Trend in Colchester

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) C
2 6 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 4 (33.33%) Publishing
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) Firmware
7 1 (8.33%) Apache
7 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) LAMP
7 1 (8.33%) MySQL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Open Source
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Netezza
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau
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