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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank - 31 33
Permanent jobs citing Python 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester - 2.40% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.51% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £47,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +115.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
70 114 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 47.62% 68.26% 69.79%
Number of salaries quoted 65 102 114
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 14 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware