The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 42 38 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Python 377 442 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.07% 5.76% 4.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.83% 11.18% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 338 322 280
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -
Python
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3835 3954 4063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.61% 51.48% 56.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3379 3327 3635
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Python Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Python
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Python Salary Trend in the East of England

Python
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Python Salary Histogram in the East of England

Python
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -1 234 £45,000 +8.43% 61
Hertfordshire +18 80 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Suffolk +15 20 £35,000 +55.55% 3
Bedfordshire +15 19 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Essex -12 15 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Norfolk +15 7 £40,000 +25.00% 2
East Anglia - 2 £35,000 - 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 363 (50.91%) Linux
2 261 (36.61%) C++
3 233 (32.68%) Perl
4 219 (30.72%) Degree
5 212 (29.73%) Java
6 211 (29.59%) C
7 183 (25.67%) Software Engineering
8 169 (23.70%) JavaScript
9 166 (23.28%) HTML
10 159 (22.30%) Computer Science
11 156 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
12 136 (19.07%) Windows
13 123 (17.25%) SQL
14 121 (16.97%) Bash Shell
15 118 (16.55%) CSS
16 103 (14.45%) C#
17 99 (13.88%) UNIX
18 96 (13.46%) Web Services
19 92 (12.90%) Apache
20 91 (12.76%) PHP
21 87 (12.20%) Ruby
22 81 (11.36%) XML
23 77 (10.80%) Git (software)
24 74 (10.38%) Oracle
25 73 (10.24%) Scrum
25 73 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
26 67 (9.40%) Jenkins
27 66 (9.26%) DevOps
28 65 (9.12%) MySQL
28 65 (9.12%) Red Hat

Python
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 92 (12.90%) Apache
2 57 (7.99%) Tomcat
3 33 (4.63%) Node.js
4 19 (2.66%) Zope
4 19 (2.66%) WebLogic
5 18 (2.52%) Plone
6 17 (2.38%) JBoss
7 16 (2.24%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.96%) nginx
9 9 (1.26%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.26%) IIS
10 8 (1.12%) CMS
11 7 (0.98%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.98%) ArcGIS
12 6 (0.84%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.84%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.56%) uWSGI
14 3 (0.42%) Drupal
14 3 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 2 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (0.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.14%) Blender
2 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.14%) Maya
2 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (3.37%) SaaS
4 17 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.56%) Firebase
6 4 (0.56%) GitHub
7 3 (0.42%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (0.42%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.28%) HP Helion
8 2 (0.28%) IaaS
8 2 (0.28%) PaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.99%) Internet
2 55 (7.71%) TCP/IP
3 47 (6.59%) HTTP
4 41 (5.75%) Firewall
5 27 (3.79%) SSL
6 25 (3.51%) DNS
7 23 (3.23%) Wireless
8 16 (2.24%) SAN
9 13 (1.82%) Ethernet
10 10 (1.40%) Bluetooth
11 9 (1.26%) LDAP
12 7 (0.98%) ZigBee
13 6 (0.84%) ICMP
13 6 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.70%) SSH
15 4 (0.56%) X.509
15 4 (0.56%) 802.15
15 4 (0.56%) LTE
16 3 (0.42%) HSPA
16 3 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (9.12%) MySQL
2 59 (8.27%) Relational Database
3 57 (7.99%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (4.77%) NoSQL
5 30 (4.21%) RDBMS
6 25 (3.51%) Big Data
7 22 (3.09%) MongoDB
8 21 (2.95%) SQL Server
9 15 (2.10%) Informix
10 10 (1.40%) Firebird
11 9 (1.26%) MariaDB
11 9 (1.26%) Data Mining
12 8 (1.12%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.42%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
16 2 (0.28%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 77 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 67 (9.40%) Jenkins
3 61 (8.56%) Selenium
4 47 (6.59%) JIRA
5 28 (3.93%) JUnit
6 22 (3.09%) Ant
7 19 (2.66%) Subversion
8 14 (1.96%) Eclipse
8 14 (1.96%) Grunt
8 14 (1.96%) Bower
9 13 (1.82%) Cucumber
10 12 (1.68%) Visual Studio
10 12 (1.68%) Bugzilla
11 11 (1.54%) SoapUI
11 11 (1.54%) gulp
12 9 (1.26%) Calabash
12 9 (1.26%) Appium
13 7 (0.98%) Hudson
14 6 (0.84%) JMeter
14 6 (0.84%) Maven
General
1 49 (6.87%) Marketing
2 46 (6.45%) Electronics
3 41 (5.75%) Finance
4 38 (5.33%) Games
5 21 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.82%) Banking
7 9 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.84%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.70%) Retail
9 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.70%) Automotive
10 4 (0.56%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 263 (36.89%) Developer
2 176 (24.68%) Software Engineer
3 73 (10.24%) Software Developer
4 62 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 43 (6.03%) Python Developer
6 41 (5.75%) Programmer
7 40 (5.61%) Linux Engineer
8 39 (5.47%) Java Developer
9 38 (5.33%) Tester
10 37 (5.19%) Administrator
11 35 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
12 32 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
12 32 (4.49%) Software Test Engineer
13 31 (4.35%) Web Developer
14 29 (4.07%) Analyst
15 27 (3.79%) Senior Developer
15 27 (3.79%) Systems Administrator
15 27 (3.79%) Senior Software Engineer
16 26 (3.65%) Team Leader
17 23 (3.23%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (23.28%) HTML
2 118 (16.55%) CSS
3 96 (13.46%) Web Services
4 81 (11.36%) XML
5 51 (7.15%) HTML5
6 49 (6.87%) jQuery
7 45 (6.31%) CSS3
8 41 (5.75%) JSON
8 41 (5.75%) Django
9 35 (4.91%) AngularJS
10 34 (4.77%) RabbitMQ
10 34 (4.77%) .NET
11 31 (4.35%) RESTful
12 24 (3.37%) REST
13 17 (2.38%) Spring
13 17 (2.38%) Ajax
13 17 (2.38%) SOAP
14 16 (2.24%) PhoneGap
15 15 (2.10%) ASP.NET
16 14 (1.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 159 (22.30%) Computer Science
2 51 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (6.45%) Mathematics
4 35 (4.91%) Mobile App
4 35 (4.91%) Algorithms
5 25 (3.51%) Internet of Things
6 20 (2.81%) Online Games
6 20 (2.81%) Physics
7 14 (1.96%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.82%) User Experience
8 13 (1.82%) Cryptography
8 13 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.68%) Chemistry
10 11 (1.54%) GIS
11 10 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (1.26%) CUDA
12 9 (1.26%) Robotics
12 9 (1.26%) Statistics
13 8 (1.12%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.98%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 363 (50.91%) Linux
2 136 (19.07%) Windows
3 99 (13.88%) UNIX
4 63 (8.84%) Android
5 41 (5.75%) Apple iOS
6 30 (4.21%) Debian
7 28 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (3.09%) CentOS
9 21 (2.95%) AIX
10 16 (2.24%) HPUX
11 11 (1.54%) Ubuntu
11 11 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (1.12%) Solaris
13 6 (0.84%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.56%) SUSE
15 3 (0.42%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (25.67%) Software Engineering
2 156 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (10.24%) Scrum
3 73 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (9.26%) DevOps
5 53 (7.43%) SDLC
6 52 (7.29%) Test Automation
7 51 (7.15%) OO
8 50 (7.01%) Automated Testing
9 47 (6.59%) Mentoring
10 46 (6.45%) Web Development
11 42 (5.89%) Open Source
12 40 (5.61%) TDD
13 39 (5.47%) SOA
14 37 (5.19%) OOP
15 36 (5.05%) Configuration Management
16 33 (4.63%) Software Testing
16 33 (4.63%) Manual Testing
17 28 (3.93%) Line Management
17 28 (3.93%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 261 (36.61%) C++
2 233 (32.68%) Perl
3 212 (29.73%) Java
4 211 (29.59%) C
5 169 (23.70%) JavaScript
6 123 (17.25%) SQL
7 121 (16.97%) Bash Shell
8 103 (14.45%) C#
9 91 (12.76%) PHP
10 87 (12.20%) Ruby
11 50 (7.01%) Shell Script
12 22 (3.09%) Go
13 17 (2.38%) MATLAB
14 13 (1.82%) Embedded C++
15 12 (1.68%) Tcl
16 11 (1.54%) Embedded C
17 10 (1.40%) Assembly Language
17 10 (1.40%) R
18 8 (1.12%) Fortran
18 8 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 219 (30.72%) Degree
2 36 (5.05%) PhD
3 19 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.42%) LPIC
6 3 (0.42%) RHCE
7 2 (0.28%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.14%) CEH
8 1 (0.14%) CISA
8 1 (0.14%) CISM
8 1 (0.14%) ISEB
8 1 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.56%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) WAI
System Software
1 40 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (3.37%) Firmware
3 15 (2.10%) Docker
4 14 (1.96%) Active Directory
5 10 (1.40%) Xen
5 10 (1.40%) qmail
5 10 (1.40%) Postfix
5 10 (1.40%) VirtualBox
6 8 (1.12%) Varnish
7 4 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.56%) vSphere
8 2 (0.28%) NFS
8 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.14%) Ceph
9 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (6.45%) Puppet
2 29 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.54%) Ansible
4 8 (1.12%) systemd
4 8 (1.12%) HAProxy
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle ZFS
5 5 (0.70%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.28%) Nagios
6 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.28%) SCCM
6 2 (0.28%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.28%) Munin
6 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.28%) Graphite
6 2 (0.28%) logstash
6 2 (0.28%) Graylog
6 2 (0.28%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.14%) Salt
7 1 (0.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 74 (10.38%) Oracle
2 65 (9.12%) Red Hat
3 63 (8.84%) VMware
4 31 (4.35%) Google
5 21 (2.95%) Microsoft
6 19 (2.66%) Rackspace
6 19 (2.66%) Perforce
7 13 (1.82%) ESRI
7 13 (1.82%) Intel
8 7 (0.98%) Tableau
9 6 (0.84%) Cisco
9 6 (0.84%) HP
10 5 (0.70%) Xilinx
10 5 (0.70%) Citrix
11 4 (0.56%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.56%) Veeam
11 4 (0.56%) F5
12 3 (0.42%) Altera
12 3 (0.42%) IBM
13 2 (0.28%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Shares!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
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Salary: to £40k + stock options
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
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Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
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Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Outstanding
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GO Partnership Ltd
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + (Pending experience)
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