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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 38 44 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +28
Permanent jobs citing Python 434 363 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.57% 5.21% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.05% 9.30% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 321 263 268
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3928 3902 5348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.45% 56.03% 59.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3193 3413 4731
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +9 341 £42,500 +6.25% 59
Hertfordshire -54 55 £40,000 - 9
Bedfordshire +5 27 £52,500 +75.00% 5
Suffolk -22 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Essex -23 6 £38,750 -3.12% 6
Norfolk -1 4 £60,000 +33.33%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 418 (49.47%) Linux
2 345 (40.83%) Java
3 319 (37.75%) Degree
4 310 (36.69%) C++
5 300 (35.50%) Software Engineering
6 285 (33.73%) C
7 263 (31.12%) Perl
8 246 (29.11%) Computer Science
9 217 (25.68%) JavaScript
10 208 (24.62%) C#
11 193 (22.84%) HTML
12 179 (21.18%) UNIX
13 177 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
14 168 (19.88%) Windows
15 141 (16.69%) CSS
16 138 (16.33%) OO
17 132 (15.62%) PHP
18 129 (15.27%) MySQL
18 129 (15.27%) Algorithms
19 113 (13.37%) Ruby
20 109 (12.90%) SQL
21 105 (12.43%) jQuery
22 91 (10.77%) Wireless
23 89 (10.53%) NoSQL
24 87 (10.30%) Mathematics
25 86 (10.18%) Git (software)
26 85 (10.06%) Multithreading
27 83 (9.82%) Web Services
28 82 (9.70%) Internet
28 82 (9.70%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 57 (6.75%) Apache
2 32 (3.79%) Tomcat
3 31 (3.67%) Node.js
4 22 (2.60%) GlassFish
5 18 (2.13%) OpenStack
6 15 (1.78%) CloudStack
7 10 (1.18%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.07%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.71%) IIS
9 6 (0.71%) JBoss
9 6 (0.71%) Drupal
10 5 (0.59%) WildFly
11 4 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.36%) Tuxedo
12 3 (0.36%) CMS
13 2 (0.24%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.24%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.12%) WordPress
14 1 (0.12%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.25%) 3ds Max
3 12 (1.42%) RoboHelp
3 12 (1.42%) FrameMaker
3 12 (1.42%) PaintShop Pro
4 11 (1.30%) MS Office
5 8 (0.95%) Blender
5 8 (0.95%) Maya
5 8 (0.95%) Simulink
6 6 (0.71%) Stateflow
6 6 (0.71%) Mathematica
7 4 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.24%) MS Project
9 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.12%) Magento
1 1 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.42%) SaaS
4 10 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.18%) Google App Engine
5 9 (1.07%) PaaS
6 8 (0.95%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (0.36%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.36%) Route 53
7 3 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 91 (10.77%) Wireless
2 82 (9.70%) Internet
3 61 (7.22%) HTTP
4 56 (6.63%) TCP/IP
5 28 (3.31%) Firewall
6 27 (3.20%) SNMP
6 27 (3.20%) WAN
7 20 (2.37%) DNS
8 19 (2.25%) LTE
9 18 (2.13%) SAN
9 18 (2.13%) 3G
10 17 (2.01%) LAN
10 17 (2.01%) iSCSI
11 15 (1.78%) Network Security
11 15 (1.78%) ZigBee
11 15 (1.78%) NAS
11 15 (1.78%) Fibre Channel
11 15 (1.78%) Ethernet
12 12 (1.42%) OSPF
12 12 (1.42%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (15.27%) MySQL
2 89 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 71 (8.40%) MongoDB
4 50 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
5 36 (4.26%) Big Data
6 32 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 27 (3.20%) Hadoop
8 24 (2.84%) Relational Database
9 23 (2.72%) SQL Server
10 18 (2.13%) BigTable
11 8 (0.95%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.83%) Text Mining
12 7 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.47%) Spotfire
13 4 (0.47%) QlikView
14 3 (0.36%) SQLite
15 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 86 (10.18%) Git (software)
2 66 (7.81%) Jenkins
3 42 (4.97%) Subversion
4 34 (4.02%) Eclipse
5 33 (3.91%) Selenium
6 28 (3.31%) Maven
7 21 (2.49%) Hudson
8 18 (2.13%) Bugzilla
9 17 (2.01%) JIRA
9 17 (2.01%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.66%) Ant
11 10 (1.18%) Sahi
11 10 (1.18%) WATIR
11 10 (1.18%) Jasmine
11 10 (1.18%) Selenium IDE
12 7 (0.83%) CMake
12 7 (0.83%) CruiseControl
12 7 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (0.71%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.71%) TestLink
General
1 53 (6.27%) Finance
2 49 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.26%) Games
4 35 (4.14%) Marketing
5 30 (3.55%) Electronics
6 26 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 20 (2.37%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.78%) Multimedia
9 14 (1.66%) Banking
9 14 (1.66%) Automotive
10 12 (1.42%) Publishing
11 9 (1.07%) Military
12 6 (0.71%) Avionics
13 2 (0.24%) Advertising
14 1 (0.12%) Legal
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 302 (35.74%) Developer
2 248 (29.35%) Software Engineer
3 84 (9.94%) Test Engineer
4 70 (8.28%) Java Developer
5 66 (7.81%) Software Developer
6 62 (7.34%) Web Developer
7 54 (6.39%) Administrator
7 54 (6.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 48 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
9 43 (5.09%) Python Developer
10 39 (4.62%) Senior Developer
11 29 (3.43%) Software Test Engineer
12 27 (3.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 27 (3.20%) Analyst
13 26 (3.08%) Junior
14 25 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
15 24 (2.84%) Development Engineer
15 24 (2.84%) Java Software Engineer
15 24 (2.84%) Java Software Developer
16 23 (2.72%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (22.84%) HTML
2 141 (16.69%) CSS
3 105 (12.43%) jQuery
4 83 (9.82%) Web Services
5 63 (7.46%) XML
6 58 (6.86%) .NET
7 47 (5.56%) HTML5
8 46 (5.44%) AngularJS
9 42 (4.97%) Django
10 37 (4.38%) Ruby on Rails
11 32 (3.79%) Ajax
11 32 (3.79%) RESTful
12 28 (3.31%) CSS3
13 27 (3.20%) Middleware
14 24 (2.84%) LAMP
15 23 (2.72%) J2EE
16 22 (2.60%) REST
17 21 (2.49%) JSON
18 19 (2.25%) ASP.NET
19 17 (2.01%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 246 (29.11%) Computer Science
2 129 (15.27%) Algorithms
3 87 (10.30%) Mathematics
4 80 (9.47%) Open Source
5 72 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
7 35 (4.14%) Cryptography
8 31 (3.67%) Visualisation
9 30 (3.55%) Statistics
9 30 (3.55%) Physics
10 27 (3.20%) Device Driver
11 25 (2.96%) PKI
11 25 (2.96%) Mobile App
12 24 (2.84%) Informatics
13 23 (2.72%) Artificial Intelligence
14 21 (2.49%) 3D Graphics
15 18 (2.13%) User Experience
16 16 (1.89%) Smart Meter
17 14 (1.66%) IPTV
17 14 (1.66%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 418 (49.47%) Linux
2 179 (21.18%) UNIX
3 168 (19.88%) Windows
4 81 (9.59%) Android
5 61 (7.22%) Apple iOS
6 30 (3.55%) Ubuntu
7 24 (2.84%) Debian
8 16 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
9 14 (1.66%) CentOS
9 14 (1.66%) Mac OS
10 13 (1.54%) Solaris
11 12 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (1.30%) AIX
13 6 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.71%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.59%) HPUX
15 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.47%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.36%) FreeBSD
16 3 (0.36%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (35.50%) Software Engineering
2 177 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (16.33%) OO
4 85 (10.06%) Multithreading
5 75 (8.88%) Scrum
6 57 (6.75%) Automated Testing
6 57 (6.75%) Web Development
7 55 (6.51%) Test Scripting
8 49 (5.80%) Mentoring
9 48 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (5.33%) DevOps
11 41 (4.85%) OOD
12 40 (4.73%) TDD
13 35 (4.14%) Bioinformatics
14 33 (3.91%) Test Automation
14 33 (3.91%) Software Architecture
15 32 (3.79%) Analytics
15 32 (3.79%) Information Security
15 32 (3.79%) Regression Testing
16 31 (3.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 345 (40.83%) Java
2 310 (36.69%) C++
3 285 (33.73%) C
4 263 (31.12%) Perl
5 217 (25.68%) JavaScript
6 208 (24.62%) C#
7 132 (15.62%) PHP
8 113 (13.37%) Ruby
9 109 (12.90%) SQL
10 73 (8.64%) Bash Shell
11 48 (5.68%) Embedded C
12 37 (4.38%) Objective-C
13 36 (4.26%) Shell Script
14 32 (3.79%) Scala
15 30 (3.55%) MATLAB
16 25 (2.96%) PowerShell
17 18 (2.13%) R
18 17 (2.01%) Bourne shell
19 16 (1.89%) GLSL
20 11 (1.30%) F#
Qualifications
1 319 (37.75%) Degree
2 27 (3.20%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.30%) PhD
5 10 (1.18%) Postgraduate
5 10 (1.18%) ISEB
5 10 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.83%) CCIE
7 5 (0.59%) JNCIE
7 5 (0.59%) CCNA
8 4 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.47%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) CISMP
9 3 (0.36%) CISSP
9 3 (0.36%) CEH
10 2 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.24%) CCNP
11 1 (0.12%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.70%) QA
2 15 (1.78%) ISO 9000
3 8 (0.95%) SLA
4 6 (0.71%) IEC 61508
4 6 (0.71%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.12%) WCAG
5 1 (0.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 27 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.37%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.37%) Firmware
3 15 (1.78%) KVM
4 9 (1.07%) Xen
5 8 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.83%) XenServer
7 5 (0.59%) vSphere
7 5 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.47%) NFS
9 3 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.36%) Ceph
10 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.12%) Varnish
11 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 42 (4.97%) Puppet
2 27 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.71%) Ansible
4 3 (0.36%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (0.36%) Nagios
5 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 48 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.73%) Oracle
3 35 (4.14%) Google
4 32 (3.79%) VMware
5 23 (2.72%) Red Hat
6 18 (2.13%) Perforce
7 16 (1.89%) Cisco
7 16 (1.89%) HP
8 8 (0.95%) EMC
8 8 (0.95%) Juniper
8 8 (0.95%) MKS
9 7 (0.83%) Sun
9 7 (0.83%) Sony
9 7 (0.83%) Splunk
9 7 (0.83%) NetApp
9 7 (0.83%) Intel
9 7 (0.83%) Citrix
10 5 (0.59%) Coverity
11 4 (0.47%) Isilon
11 4 (0.47%) IBM
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