The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 42 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Python 410 365 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.14% 4.73% 3.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.78% 8.22% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 315 334 258
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £55,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4193 4439 5167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.54% 57.47% 61.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3605 3941 4431
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Python
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +4 317 £42,500 -5.55% 57
Hertfordshire -45 56 £45,000 +9.09% 10
Essex +6 18 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Bedfordshire 0 10 £53,750 +30.30% 3
Suffolk +4 4 £22,500 -47.05%
Norfolk +18 2 £30,250 -28.82% 2
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 411 (48.41%) Linux
2 323 (38.04%) Java
3 311 (36.63%) Degree
4 296 (34.86%) Perl
5 227 (26.74%) UNIX
6 226 (26.62%) C++
7 222 (26.15%) JavaScript
8 221 (26.03%) C
9 213 (25.09%) Computer Science
10 203 (23.91%) Software Engineering
11 191 (22.50%) C#
12 187 (22.03%) PHP
13 185 (21.79%) HTML
14 153 (18.02%) Ruby
15 144 (16.96%) OO
16 138 (16.25%) MySQL
17 133 (15.67%) CSS
18 125 (14.72%) Windows
19 119 (14.02%) SQL
20 93 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
21 92 (10.84%) QA
21 92 (10.84%) Web Services
22 89 (10.48%) Mathematics
23 86 (10.13%) Wireless
24 79 (9.31%) NoSQL
25 78 (9.19%) Bash Shell
26 75 (8.83%) jQuery
27 74 (8.72%) Multithreading
28 70 (8.24%) .NET
28 70 (8.24%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 67 (7.89%) Apache
2 39 (4.59%) Tomcat
3 25 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 25 (2.94%) Drupal
4 19 (2.24%) GlassFish
5 14 (1.65%) IIS
6 12 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 12 (1.41%) Node.js
7 10 (1.18%) ArcGIS
8 9 (1.06%) CMS
9 8 (0.94%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.82%) CloudStack
11 5 (0.59%) Tuxedo
11 5 (0.59%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.24%) Documentum
12 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.24%) nginx
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.12%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (1.53%) MS Office
1 13 (1.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.82%) 3ds Max
3 5 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.35%) Blender
4 3 (0.35%) Maya
5 2 (0.24%) Simulink
5 2 (0.24%) Stateflow
5 2 (0.24%) ArcInfo
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 11 (1.30%) SunGard APT
1 11 (1.30%) FastVal
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.00%) SaaS
3 15 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.41%) Google App Engine
6 7 (0.82%) PaaS
7 4 (0.47%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.35%) Route 53
8 3 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.12%) Heroku
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 86 (10.13%) Wireless
2 62 (7.30%) Internet
3 53 (6.24%) HTTP
4 46 (5.42%) TCP/IP
5 34 (4.00%) Firewall
6 32 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
7 30 (3.53%) Bluetooth
8 23 (2.71%) LDAP
9 18 (2.12%) Network Security
10 14 (1.65%) Ethernet
11 13 (1.53%) DNS
11 13 (1.53%) SAN
11 13 (1.53%) LTE
12 12 (1.41%) SSH
12 12 (1.41%) VPN
13 10 (1.18%) SSL
13 10 (1.18%) 3G
13 10 (1.18%) BGP
14 9 (1.06%) OSPF
14 9 (1.06%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (16.25%) MySQL
2 79 (9.31%) NoSQL
3 37 (4.36%) Relational Database
4 36 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (4.12%) MongoDB
6 24 (2.83%) SQL Server
7 20 (2.36%) Big Data
8 19 (2.24%) RDBMS
9 16 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (1.65%) Informix
11 12 (1.41%) Hadoop
12 8 (0.94%) BigTable
13 7 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (0.71%) Text Mining
15 5 (0.59%) SQLite
15 5 (0.59%) Data Mining
16 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
17 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
17 2 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 60 (7.07%) Subversion
2 52 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 42 (4.95%) Selenium
4 40 (4.71%) Jenkins
5 27 (3.18%) Bugzilla
6 19 (2.24%) Ant
7 18 (2.12%) Maven
8 17 (2.00%) WebDriver
9 16 (1.88%) JIRA
10 13 (1.53%) Eclipse
10 13 (1.53%) Hudson
11 12 (1.41%) Jasmine
11 12 (1.41%) Sahi
11 12 (1.41%) WATIR
11 12 (1.41%) Selenium IDE
12 9 (1.06%) Mercurial
13 8 (0.94%) RSpec
13 8 (0.94%) CMake
13 8 (0.94%) Redmine
13 8 (0.94%) CruiseControl
General
1 66 (7.77%) Finance
2 57 (6.71%) Games
3 32 (3.77%) Electronics
4 27 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.06%) Banking
6 25 (2.94%) Marketing
7 19 (2.24%) Automotive
8 11 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.18%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.35%) Billing
11 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
12 1 (0.12%) Retail
12 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 334 (39.34%) Developer
2 218 (25.68%) Software Engineer
3 115 (13.55%) Test Engineer
4 76 (8.95%) Software Developer
5 74 (8.72%) Web Developer
6 65 (7.66%) Software Test Engineer
7 48 (5.65%) Java Developer
8 47 (5.54%) Analyst
9 46 (5.42%) Senior Software Engineer
10 44 (5.18%) Administrator
11 40 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
12 39 (4.59%) Senior Developer
13 38 (4.48%) Python Developer
14 35 (4.12%) Junior
15 32 (3.77%) Programmer
16 31 (3.65%) Java Software Engineer
16 31 (3.65%) PHP Developer
17 25 (2.94%) Junior Developer
18 21 (2.47%) Linux Engineer
18 21 (2.47%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (21.79%) HTML
2 133 (15.67%) CSS
3 92 (10.84%) Web Services
4 75 (8.83%) jQuery
5 70 (8.24%) .NET
6 69 (8.13%) HTML5
7 56 (6.60%) XML
8 47 (5.54%) Django
9 42 (4.95%) J2EE
10 37 (4.36%) Ruby on Rails
11 34 (4.00%) Ajax
12 33 (3.89%) RESTful
12 33 (3.89%) Middleware
13 30 (3.53%) LAMP
14 25 (2.94%) CSS3
15 22 (2.59%) REST
16 21 (2.47%) ASP.NET
17 20 (2.36%) JSON
18 19 (2.24%) SOAP
19 17 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 213 (25.09%) Computer Science
2 89 (10.48%) Mathematics
3 70 (8.24%) Open Source
4 49 (5.77%) Firmware
5 43 (5.06%) Physics
6 35 (4.12%) Mobile App
7 30 (3.53%) Visualisation
8 27 (3.18%) Informatics
9 24 (2.83%) Embedded Systems
10 19 (2.24%) Cryptography
11 17 (2.00%) PKI
12 15 (1.77%) Grid Computing
13 14 (1.65%) Management Information System
13 14 (1.65%) Statistics
13 14 (1.65%) Blog
14 12 (1.41%) Clustering
15 10 (1.18%) Artificial Intelligence
16 9 (1.06%) Smartphone
16 9 (1.06%) ASIC
16 9 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 411 (48.41%) Linux
2 227 (26.74%) UNIX
3 125 (14.72%) Windows
4 46 (5.42%) Android
5 35 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.71%) CentOS
7 22 (2.59%) Ubuntu
8 21 (2.47%) Solaris
9 20 (2.36%) Mac OS X
10 18 (2.12%) AIX
11 17 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (1.77%) HPUX
12 15 (1.77%) Debian
13 14 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (1.53%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.47%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.47%) SUSE
16 3 (0.35%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (23.91%) Software Engineering
2 144 (16.96%) OO
3 93 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (8.72%) Multithreading
5 67 (7.89%) Scrum
6 63 (7.42%) Automated Testing
6 63 (7.42%) Test Automation
6 63 (7.42%) Test Scripting
7 58 (6.83%) OOD
8 57 (6.71%) TDD
9 46 (5.42%) Web Development
10 43 (5.06%) E-Commerce
10 43 (5.06%) Configuration Management
10 43 (5.06%) DevOps
11 35 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (4.00%) Bioinformatics
13 32 (3.77%) Automation Testing
14 29 (3.42%) Manual Testing
15 28 (3.30%) Regression Testing
16 27 (3.18%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 323 (38.04%) Java
2 296 (34.86%) Perl
3 226 (26.62%) C++
4 222 (26.15%) JavaScript
5 221 (26.03%) C
6 191 (22.50%) C#
7 187 (22.03%) PHP
8 153 (18.02%) Ruby
9 119 (14.02%) SQL
10 78 (9.19%) Bash Shell
11 54 (6.36%) Shell Script
12 34 (4.00%) Embedded C
13 20 (2.36%) Scala
14 19 (2.24%) Bourne shell
14 19 (2.24%) Objective-C
14 19 (2.24%) Tcl
15 18 (2.12%) Assembly Language
16 15 (1.77%) TTCN
16 15 (1.77%) R
17 13 (1.53%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 311 (36.63%) Degree
2 16 (1.88%) ISTQB
3 13 (1.53%) ISEB
4 12 (1.41%) Postgraduate
4 12 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (0.82%) PhD
6 7 (0.82%) CCIE
7 5 (0.59%) JNCIE
7 5 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.35%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.35%) CISMP
8 3 (0.35%) RHCE
8 3 (0.35%) CWNA
8 3 (0.35%) CEH
8 3 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.35%) CISSP
9 2 (0.24%) CCNP
9 2 (0.24%) CCNA
9 2 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (10.84%) QA
2 9 (1.06%) SLA
3 7 (0.82%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 46 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.00%) KVM
3 16 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.82%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.59%) vSphere
7 4 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (0.47%) NFS
7 4 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.24%) XenServer
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 52 (6.12%) Puppet
2 38 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.30%) Nagios
4 6 (0.71%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.71%) Ansible
5 4 (0.47%) Nessus
6 3 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.35%) Opsview
7 2 (0.24%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.24%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.24%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.12%) SCOM
8 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 70 (8.24%) Oracle
2 50 (5.89%) VMware
3 35 (4.12%) Red Hat
4 21 (2.47%) Perforce
5 19 (2.24%) HP
6 18 (2.12%) Google
7 17 (2.00%) IBM
7 17 (2.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (1.88%) Cisco
9 12 (1.41%) Sun
10 11 (1.30%) SunGard
10 11 (1.30%) NetApp
10 11 (1.30%) Splunk
11 10 (1.18%) MKS
11 10 (1.18%) Juniper
12 9 (1.06%) Hitachi
12 9 (1.06%) JBoss
13 8 (0.94%) ESRI
14 7 (0.82%) Aruba
15 4 (0.47%) EMC
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Base + Full Benefits
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Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 25-35k
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Training and Career Progression!
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Salary: to c£50k - £70k + benefits DOE
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum bens inc. pension & share option sch
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Bedfordshire
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