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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 47 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Python 396 375 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.95% 4.78% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.26% 8.35% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 313 345 266
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4277 4490 5185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.42% 57.26% 62.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 3996 4451
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 10 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 10 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 +2 301 £42,500 - 62
Hertfordshire -37 57 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Essex +8 17 £47,500 +90.00% 2
Bedfordshire -11 10 £37,250 +6.42% 1
Suffolk +12 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Norfolk +12 2 £30,250 -28.82% 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 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.

1 392 (47.69%) Linux
2 306 (37.23%) Java
3 299 (36.37%) Degree
4 291 (35.40%) Perl
5 225 (27.37%) UNIX
6 208 (25.30%) C
7 203 (24.70%) JavaScript
8 201 (24.45%) Computer Science
9 199 (24.21%) C++
10 185 (22.51%) Software Engineering
11 184 (22.38%) PHP
12 178 (21.65%) C#
12 178 (21.65%) HTML
13 158 (19.22%) Ruby
14 144 (17.52%) MySQL
15 137 (16.67%) OO
16 128 (15.57%) CSS
17 118 (14.36%) Windows
18 114 (13.87%) SQL
19 98 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
20 91 (11.07%) QA
20 91 (11.07%) Web Services
21 83 (10.10%) Wireless
22 80 (9.73%) Mathematics
23 78 (9.49%) Oracle
24 75 (9.12%) Bash Shell
25 73 (8.88%) NoSQL
26 71 (8.64%) Open Source
27 69 (8.39%) jQuery
28 68 (8.27%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 10 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 62 (7.54%) Apache
2 36 (4.38%) Tomcat
3 26 (3.16%) WebLogic
4 25 (3.04%) Drupal
5 16 (1.95%) Node.js
6 15 (1.82%) GlassFish
7 14 (1.70%) IIS
8 12 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 10 (1.22%) ArcGIS
10 9 (1.09%) CMS
11 6 (0.73%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.73%) CloudStack
12 5 (0.61%) Tuxedo
13 4 (0.49%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.24%) Documentum
14 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.24%) nginx
15 1 (0.12%) MediaWiki
15 1 (0.12%) Jetty
Applications
1 15 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.58%) MS Office
3 5 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.36%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.24%) ArcInfo
6 1 (0.12%) Maya
6 1 (0.12%) Blender
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Simulink
6 1 (0.12%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 11 (1.34%) SunGard APT
1 11 (1.34%) FastVal
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.07%) SaaS
3 15 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.46%) Google App Engine
6 7 (0.85%) PaaS
7 4 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.36%) Route 53
8 3 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.12%) Heroku
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 83 (10.10%) Wireless
2 53 (6.45%) Internet
3 51 (6.20%) HTTP
4 46 (5.60%) TCP/IP
5 33 (4.01%) Firewall
5 33 (4.01%) Wi-Fi
6 30 (3.65%) Bluetooth
7 23 (2.80%) LDAP
8 17 (2.07%) Network Security
9 14 (1.70%) LTE
9 14 (1.70%) DNS
9 14 (1.70%) SAN
10 13 (1.58%) Ethernet
11 12 (1.46%) VPN
12 11 (1.34%) SSH
13 10 (1.22%) GSM
13 10 (1.22%) SSL
13 10 (1.22%) 3G
14 9 (1.09%) BGP
14 9 (1.09%) UWB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (17.52%) MySQL
2 73 (8.88%) NoSQL
3 39 (4.74%) Relational Database
4 38 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (3.77%) MongoDB
6 24 (2.92%) SQL Server
7 19 (2.31%) RDBMS
8 17 (2.07%) Big Data
9 15 (1.82%) Informix
10 11 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.73%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.61%) Text Mining
13 5 (0.61%) SQLite
14 4 (0.49%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.49%) BigTable
15 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 63 (7.66%) Subversion
2 43 (5.23%) Git (software)
3 41 (4.99%) Selenium
4 33 (4.01%) Jenkins
5 26 (3.16%) Bugzilla
6 19 (2.31%) Ant
6 19 (2.31%) Maven
7 17 (2.07%) WebDriver
8 14 (1.70%) JIRA
9 12 (1.46%) WATIR
9 12 (1.46%) Sahi
9 12 (1.46%) Selenium IDE
9 12 (1.46%) Jasmine
10 11 (1.34%) Hudson
11 10 (1.22%) Mercurial
11 10 (1.22%) Eclipse
12 8 (0.97%) CruiseControl
12 8 (0.97%) RSpec
12 8 (0.97%) Redmine
12 8 (0.97%) Cucumber
General
1 63 (7.66%) Finance
2 52 (6.33%) Games
3 29 (3.53%) Electronics
4 27 (3.28%) Banking
5 25 (3.04%) Telecoms
6 23 (2.80%) Marketing
7 19 (2.31%) Automotive
8 11 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.34%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.36%) Billing
10 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.12%) Advertising
11 1 (0.12%) Publishing
11 1 (0.12%) Retail
11 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 322 (39.17%) Developer
2 217 (26.40%) Software Engineer
3 117 (14.23%) Test Engineer
4 73 (8.88%) Software Developer
5 71 (8.64%) Web Developer
6 67 (8.15%) Software Test Engineer
7 47 (5.72%) Java Developer
8 45 (5.47%) Analyst
9 42 (5.11%) Administrator
10 41 (4.99%) Senior Software Engineer
11 39 (4.74%) Systems Administrator
12 37 (4.50%) Senior Developer
13 36 (4.38%) Junior
13 36 (4.38%) Python Developer
14 31 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
14 31 (3.77%) PHP Developer
15 30 (3.65%) Programmer
16 27 (3.28%) Junior Developer
17 21 (2.55%) Linux Engineer
17 21 (2.55%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (21.65%) HTML
2 128 (15.57%) CSS
3 91 (11.07%) Web Services
4 69 (8.39%) jQuery
5 68 (8.27%) HTML5
6 63 (7.66%) .NET
7 58 (7.06%) XML
8 51 (6.20%) Django
9 43 (5.23%) Ruby on Rails
10 41 (4.99%) J2EE
11 33 (4.01%) Middleware
12 32 (3.89%) Ajax
12 32 (3.89%) RESTful
13 29 (3.53%) LAMP
14 25 (3.04%) CSS3
15 23 (2.80%) REST
16 21 (2.55%) JSON
17 18 (2.19%) Spring
17 18 (2.19%) SOAP
17 18 (2.19%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 201 (24.45%) Computer Science
2 80 (9.73%) Mathematics
3 71 (8.64%) Open Source
4 46 (5.60%) Firmware
5 40 (4.87%) Physics
6 32 (3.89%) Mobile App
7 29 (3.53%) Visualisation
7 29 (3.53%) Informatics
8 22 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
9 19 (2.31%) Blog
10 16 (1.95%) PKI
10 16 (1.95%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.70%) Grid Computing
12 13 (1.58%) Cryptography
13 12 (1.46%) Statistics
13 12 (1.46%) Clustering
14 9 (1.09%) Handset
14 9 (1.09%) ASIC
14 9 (1.09%) Social Media
15 8 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 392 (47.69%) Linux
2 225 (27.37%) UNIX
3 118 (14.36%) Windows
4 37 (4.50%) Android
5 34 (4.14%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.80%) CentOS
7 21 (2.55%) Mac OS X
8 20 (2.43%) Ubuntu
9 19 (2.31%) Solaris
10 17 (2.07%) AIX
11 16 (1.95%) Debian
12 14 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (1.58%) HPUX
14 10 (1.22%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.61%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.61%) SUSE
16 4 (0.49%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.36%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (22.51%) Software Engineering
2 137 (16.67%) OO
3 98 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (8.15%) Scrum
4 67 (8.15%) Multithreading
5 66 (8.03%) Test Automation
6 65 (7.91%) Test Scripting
7 59 (7.18%) Automated Testing
8 58 (7.06%) TDD
9 55 (6.69%) OOD
10 44 (5.35%) Web Development
11 43 (5.23%) E-Commerce
12 41 (4.99%) Configuration Management
13 40 (4.87%) DevOps
14 34 (4.14%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (3.89%) Automation Testing
16 30 (3.65%) Bioinformatics
17 29 (3.53%) Manual Testing
18 28 (3.41%) Responsive Web Design
18 28 (3.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 306 (37.23%) Java
2 291 (35.40%) Perl
3 208 (25.30%) C
4 203 (24.70%) JavaScript
5 199 (24.21%) C++
6 184 (22.38%) PHP
7 178 (21.65%) C#
8 158 (19.22%) Ruby
9 114 (13.87%) SQL
10 75 (9.12%) Bash Shell
11 55 (6.69%) Shell Script
12 32 (3.89%) Embedded C
13 21 (2.55%) Tcl
14 19 (2.31%) Bourne shell
15 18 (2.19%) Assembly Language
16 17 (2.07%) TTCN
16 17 (2.07%) Scala
17 13 (1.58%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 13 (1.58%) R
18 12 (1.46%) F#
Qualifications
1 299 (36.37%) Degree
2 16 (1.95%) ISTQB
3 13 (1.58%) ISEB
4 11 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.22%) Postgraduate
6 8 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.85%) CCIE
8 6 (0.73%) PhD
9 5 (0.61%) JNCIE
10 3 (0.36%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.36%) RHCE
10 3 (0.36%) CWNA
10 3 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.24%) CCNP
11 2 (0.24%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.12%) HND
12 1 (0.12%) CCNA
12 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (11.07%) QA
2 7 (0.85%) SLA
3 6 (0.73%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 45 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.07%) KVM
3 10 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.73%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (0.49%) vSphere
7 3 (0.36%) NFS
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.12%) Xen
9 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (6.08%) Puppet
2 37 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.58%) Nagios
4 6 (0.73%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.49%) Nessus
5 4 (0.49%) Ansible
6 3 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.36%) Opsview
7 2 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.24%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.24%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.24%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.12%) Salt
8 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.12%) WSUS
8 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (9.49%) Oracle
2 50 (6.08%) VMware
3 32 (3.89%) Red Hat
4 20 (2.43%) Perforce
5 19 (2.31%) HP
6 17 (2.07%) IBM
6 17 (2.07%) Google
7 16 (1.95%) Cisco
8 15 (1.82%) Microsoft
9 12 (1.46%) Sun
9 12 (1.46%) NetApp
10 11 (1.34%) SunGard
10 11 (1.34%) JBoss
11 10 (1.22%) Juniper
11 10 (1.22%) MKS
11 10 (1.22%) Splunk
12 9 (1.09%) Hitachi
13 8 (0.97%) ESRI
14 7 (0.85%) Aruba
15 4 (0.49%) Foundry
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 34 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k region plus benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cantab Capital Partners
Salary: Very Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Crowdsurfer
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS!
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-50k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £38000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday