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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 31 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Python 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.70% - 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% - 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
76 95 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 53.52% 64.19% 71.95%
Number of salaries quoted 72 82 133
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Joomla! Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware