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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 36 55 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +24
Permanent jobs citing Python 447 312 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.74% 4.36% 3.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.17% 7.67% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 328 278 247
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
4002 4069 5272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.43% 56.87% 58.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3369 3639 4569
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +8 350 £42,500 -5.55% 63
Hertfordshire -37 58 £44,000 +10.00% 19
Essex +18 17 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bedfordshire +14 17 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Suffolk +7 5 £22,500 -56.09%
Norfolk - 2 £46,000 - 5
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 434 (49.32%) Linux
2 361 (41.02%) Java
3 338 (38.41%) Degree
4 286 (32.50%) Perl
5 280 (31.82%) C++
6 269 (30.57%) Software Engineering
7 255 (28.98%) Computer Science
8 245 (27.84%) C
9 232 (26.36%) JavaScript
10 229 (26.02%) UNIX
11 221 (25.11%) C#
12 200 (22.73%) HTML
13 183 (20.80%) PHP
14 168 (19.09%) OO
15 148 (16.82%) Windows
16 143 (16.25%) Ruby
17 140 (15.91%) CSS
18 136 (15.45%) MySQL
19 120 (13.64%) SQL
20 104 (11.82%) QA
21 100 (11.36%) Mathematics
22 96 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
22 96 (10.91%) Web Services
23 95 (10.80%) Multithreading
24 89 (10.11%) Wireless
25 88 (10.00%) Internet
26 87 (9.89%) jQuery
27 84 (9.55%) NoSQL
28 79 (8.98%) Bash Shell
29 77 (8.75%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 65 (7.39%) Apache
2 45 (5.11%) Tomcat
3 22 (2.50%) Node.js
4 21 (2.39%) GlassFish
5 18 (2.05%) WebLogic
6 15 (1.70%) Drupal
7 14 (1.59%) OpenStack
8 12 (1.36%) IIS
9 11 (1.25%) CloudStack
10 9 (1.02%) SharePoint
11 8 (0.91%) CMS
12 7 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (0.68%) ArcGIS
13 6 (0.68%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.57%) Tuxedo
15 3 (0.34%) nginx
16 2 (0.23%) Joomla!
16 2 (0.23%) Documentum
17 1 (0.11%) SAS
17 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.36%) MS Office
2 12 (1.36%) 3ds Max
3 5 (0.57%) Mathematica
3 5 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.57%) Blender
3 5 (0.57%) Maya
4 4 (0.45%) Simulink
4 4 (0.45%) Stateflow
5 3 (0.34%) FrameMaker
5 3 (0.34%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (0.34%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) SunGard APT
1 7 (0.80%) FastVal
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (2.05%) SaaS
4 16 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.36%) Google App Engine
6 9 (1.02%) Google Compute Engine
7 8 (0.91%) PaaS
8 3 (0.34%) Route 53
8 3 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 89 (10.11%) Wireless
2 88 (10.00%) Internet
3 56 (6.36%) HTTP
4 53 (6.02%) TCP/IP
5 31 (3.52%) Firewall
6 23 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
7 21 (2.39%) Bluetooth
8 19 (2.16%) LDAP
9 18 (2.05%) SNMP
10 17 (1.93%) DNS
11 16 (1.82%) Network Security
12 14 (1.59%) LTE
12 14 (1.59%) 3G
12 14 (1.59%) WAN
12 14 (1.59%) Ethernet
13 12 (1.36%) OSPF
13 12 (1.36%) BGP
13 12 (1.36%) SSH
14 11 (1.25%) SAN
15 9 (1.02%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (15.45%) MySQL
2 84 (9.55%) NoSQL
3 59 (6.70%) MongoDB
4 45 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 25 (2.84%) Big Data
7 24 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 20 (2.27%) Hadoop
8 20 (2.27%) SQL Server
9 15 (1.70%) RDBMS
10 14 (1.59%) BigTable
11 8 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.91%) Informix
12 6 (0.68%) Text Mining
13 4 (0.45%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.34%) SQLite
15 2 (0.23%) MS Access
15 2 (0.23%) DB2
15 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 76 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 59 (6.70%) Subversion
2 59 (6.70%) Jenkins
3 45 (5.11%) Selenium
4 26 (2.95%) Eclipse
5 25 (2.84%) Bugzilla
6 23 (2.61%) Maven
7 20 (2.27%) Hudson
8 19 (2.16%) WebDriver
9 16 (1.82%) JIRA
10 13 (1.48%) Ant
11 12 (1.36%) WATIR
11 12 (1.36%) Sahi
11 12 (1.36%) Jasmine
11 12 (1.36%) Selenium IDE
12 8 (0.91%) CMake
12 8 (0.91%) RSpec
12 8 (0.91%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.91%) CruiseControl
13 7 (0.80%) JUnit
General
1 57 (6.48%) Finance
2 52 (5.91%) Games
3 38 (4.32%) Telecoms
4 35 (3.98%) Marketing
5 31 (3.52%) Electronics
6 20 (2.27%) Banking
7 15 (1.70%) Multimedia
8 14 (1.59%) Automotive
8 14 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.91%) Military
11 5 (0.57%) Avionics
12 4 (0.45%) Publishing
13 3 (0.34%) Billing
14 2 (0.23%) Advertising
15 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 343 (38.98%) Developer
2 230 (26.14%) Software Engineer
3 97 (11.02%) Test Engineer
4 79 (8.98%) Web Developer
5 78 (8.86%) Software Developer
6 64 (7.27%) Java Developer
7 54 (6.14%) Senior Software Engineer
8 52 (5.91%) Administrator
9 46 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
10 44 (5.00%) Senior Developer
11 41 (4.66%) Software Test Engineer
12 40 (4.55%) Analyst
12 40 (4.55%) Python Developer
13 38 (4.32%) Java Software Engineer
14 31 (3.52%) Programmer
15 30 (3.41%) Junior
16 24 (2.73%) DevOps Engineer
17 23 (2.61%) Development Engineer
18 22 (2.50%) PHP Developer
19 21 (2.39%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (22.73%) HTML
2 140 (15.91%) CSS
3 96 (10.91%) Web Services
4 87 (9.89%) jQuery
5 70 (7.95%) .NET
6 69 (7.84%) XML
7 64 (7.27%) HTML5
8 47 (5.34%) Django
9 40 (4.55%) Ajax
10 38 (4.32%) Ruby on Rails
11 37 (4.20%) J2EE
12 33 (3.75%) Middleware
13 31 (3.52%) LAMP
14 30 (3.41%) RESTful
15 27 (3.07%) AngularJS
16 24 (2.73%) JSON
17 23 (2.61%) ASP.NET
17 23 (2.61%) CSS3
18 19 (2.16%) REST
19 17 (1.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 255 (28.98%) Computer Science
2 100 (11.36%) Mathematics
3 77 (8.75%) Open Source
4 42 (4.77%) Physics
5 36 (4.09%) Mobile App
6 32 (3.64%) Visualisation
6 32 (3.64%) Firmware
7 26 (2.95%) Statistics
7 26 (2.95%) Embedded Systems
8 25 (2.84%) Informatics
8 25 (2.84%) Cryptography
9 21 (2.39%) PKI
10 19 (2.16%) Artificial Intelligence
11 15 (1.70%) IPTV
12 14 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
13 13 (1.48%) Management Information System
13 13 (1.48%) Internet of Things
14 12 (1.36%) Blog
14 12 (1.36%) Device Driver
15 11 (1.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 434 (49.32%) Linux
2 229 (26.02%) UNIX
3 148 (16.82%) Windows
4 65 (7.39%) Android
5 45 (5.11%) Apple iOS
6 30 (3.41%) Ubuntu
7 21 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (2.27%) CentOS
9 19 (2.16%) Debian
10 18 (2.05%) Mac OS
11 14 (1.59%) Solaris
11 14 (1.59%) Mac OS X
12 12 (1.36%) AIX
13 9 (1.02%) HPUX
13 9 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.34%) SUSE
15 3 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.34%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (30.57%) Software Engineering
2 168 (19.09%) OO
3 96 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (10.80%) Multithreading
5 72 (8.18%) Scrum
6 62 (7.05%) Automated Testing
7 61 (6.93%) Test Scripting
8 59 (6.70%) TDD
9 56 (6.36%) OOD
10 52 (5.91%) Test Automation
11 51 (5.80%) Web Development
12 48 (5.45%) E-Commerce
13 45 (5.11%) DevOps
14 43 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (4.20%) Configuration Management
15 37 (4.20%) Bioinformatics
16 35 (3.98%) Regression Testing
17 29 (3.30%) Software Architecture
18 28 (3.18%) Automation Testing
19 27 (3.07%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 361 (41.02%) Java
2 286 (32.50%) Perl
3 280 (31.82%) C++
4 245 (27.84%) C
5 232 (26.36%) JavaScript
6 221 (25.11%) C#
7 183 (20.80%) PHP
8 143 (16.25%) Ruby
9 120 (13.64%) SQL
10 79 (8.98%) Bash Shell
11 50 (5.68%) Shell Script
12 32 (3.64%) Objective-C
12 32 (3.64%) Embedded C
13 24 (2.73%) Scala
13 24 (2.73%) Bourne shell
14 22 (2.50%) MATLAB
15 21 (2.39%) R
16 18 (2.05%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.36%) F#
18 11 (1.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 338 (38.41%) Degree
2 17 (1.93%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.59%) PhD
3 14 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.25%) ISEB
5 11 (1.25%) Postgraduate
6 7 (0.80%) CCIE
7 5 (0.57%) JNCIE
7 5 (0.57%) CCNA
8 4 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.34%) CISMP
9 3 (0.34%) RHCE
9 3 (0.34%) CEH
9 3 (0.34%) CISSP
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.23%) CCNP
10 2 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.11%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (11.82%) QA
2 11 (1.25%) ISO 9000
3 9 (1.02%) SLA
4 5 (0.57%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.57%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 40 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.70%) KVM
4 11 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.80%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.57%) vSphere
7 3 (0.34%) NFS
7 3 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.23%) XenServer
8 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.11%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) Varnish
9 1 (0.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 48 (5.45%) Puppet
2 35 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.25%) Nagios
4 7 (0.80%) Ansible
5 4 (0.45%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.34%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.34%) Opsview
7 2 (0.23%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.11%) Salt
8 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (5.23%) Oracle
2 44 (5.00%) VMware
3 34 (3.86%) Red Hat
4 32 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 25 (2.84%) Google
6 21 (2.39%) Perforce
7 16 (1.82%) HP
8 13 (1.48%) Cisco
9 11 (1.25%) IBM
9 11 (1.25%) Sun
9 11 (1.25%) Splunk
10 9 (1.02%) Juniper
10 9 (1.02%) MKS
10 9 (1.02%) NetApp
11 8 (0.91%) Hitachi
12 7 (0.80%) SunGard
13 6 (0.68%) JBoss
14 5 (0.57%) Coverity
15 4 (0.45%) Aruba
15 4 (0.45%) ESRI
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