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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 46 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Python 345 353 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.30% 4.66% 5.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.27% 8.77% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 304 312 371
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
3359 4027 4956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.57% 53.20% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2961 3444 4196
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Python as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -2 226 £45,000 - 32
Hertfordshire +44 62 £44,500 -1.11% 1
Essex +18 24 £45,000 -14.28%
Bedfordshire +20 13 £55,000 +37.50%
Norfolk +21 10 £32,500 -16.66% 1
Suffolk +4 8 £35,000 - 4
East Anglia - 2 £60,000 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Python also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Python.

1 298 (43.31%) Linux
2 258 (37.50%) Java
3 222 (32.27%) Perl
4 206 (29.94%) Degree
5 200 (29.07%) C++
6 186 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
7 166 (24.13%) Software Engineering
8 154 (22.38%) JavaScript
9 148 (21.51%) SQL
10 140 (20.35%) C
11 139 (20.20%) Computer Science
12 111 (16.13%) HTML
13 109 (15.84%) Unix
14 103 (14.97%) C#
15 101 (14.68%) Bash Shell
16 88 (12.79%) Git (software)
16 88 (12.79%) Windows
17 85 (12.35%) Scrum
18 79 (11.48%) Algorithms
19 76 (11.05%) CSS
19 76 (11.05%) Django
20 74 (10.76%) Web Services
20 74 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
20 74 (10.76%) Big Data
21 73 (10.61%) DevOps
22 70 (10.17%) NoSQL
23 68 (9.88%) Mathematics
24 66 (9.59%) jQuery
25 64 (9.30%) SDLC
26 59 (8.58%) Open Source

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (3.92%) Apache
1 27 (3.92%) CMS
2 25 (3.63%) Apache Spark
3 17 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.33%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.18%) SAS
6 14 (2.03%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.89%) OpenStack
8 9 (1.31%) Node.js
9 6 (0.87%) DNN
10 5 (0.73%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.73%) ArcGIS
10 5 (0.73%) Drupal
10 5 (0.73%) IIS
11 3 (0.44%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.44%) Confluence
12 2 (0.29%) nginx
13 1 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.15%) uWSGI
Applications
1 29 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.44%) Simulink
3 2 (0.29%) SPSS
4 1 (0.15%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.15%) Magento
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 9 (1.31%) GitHub
6 9 (1.31%) Google App Engine
6 9 (1.31%) Google Compute Engine
6 9 (1.31%) SaaS
7 5 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (0.58%) PaaS
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.15%) Firebase
9 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.14%) TCP/IP
2 31 (4.51%) Firewall
3 25 (3.63%) DNS
4 23 (3.34%) Network Security
5 21 (3.05%) Internet
6 20 (2.91%) HTTP
6 20 (2.91%) Wireshark
7 19 (2.76%) SSH
8 13 (1.89%) LDAP
9 11 (1.60%) VPN
10 10 (1.45%) SSL
11 9 (1.31%) BIG-IP
11 9 (1.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (1.16%) IPsec
13 7 (1.02%) Wireless
14 5 (0.73%) BGP
14 5 (0.73%) MPLS
14 5 (0.73%) NAS
14 5 (0.73%) OSPF
14 5 (0.73%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.76%) Big Data
2 70 (10.17%) NoSQL
3 42 (6.10%) Hadoop
3 42 (6.10%) MySQL
4 39 (5.67%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (5.38%) SQL Server
6 27 (3.92%) Data Mining
7 22 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 21 (3.05%) MongoDB
9 19 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (2.03%) HBase
12 14 (2.03%) Text Mining
13 13 (1.89%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
16 7 (1.02%) Redis
17 6 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.87%) GIS
Development Applications
1 88 (12.79%) Git (software)
2 45 (6.54%) Jenkins
3 36 (5.23%) Selenium
4 30 (4.36%) Maven
5 25 (3.63%) JIRA
6 20 (2.91%) Cucumber
7 16 (2.33%) Subversion
8 14 (2.03%) JUnit
8 14 (2.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 12 (1.74%) Bugzilla
10 9 (1.31%) Mercurial
11 8 (1.16%) Artifactory
12 7 (1.02%) NUnit
12 7 (1.02%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.02%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.87%) Calabash
13 6 (0.87%) Metasploit
13 6 (0.87%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.58%) gulp
General
1 51 (7.41%) Games
2 50 (7.27%) Electronics
3 41 (5.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 40 (5.81%) Finance
5 26 (3.78%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.18%) Marketing
7 12 (1.74%) Publishing
8 9 (1.31%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.02%) Banking
9 7 (1.02%) Retail
10 5 (0.73%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.58%) Advertising
11 4 (0.58%) German Language
11 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.44%) Military
13 2 (0.29%) Automotive
13 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.15%) Legal
14 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 230 (33.43%) Developer
2 87 (12.65%) Software Engineer
3 62 (9.01%) Python Developer
4 54 (7.85%) Test Engineer
5 50 (7.27%) Analyst
6 49 (7.12%) Java Developer
7 46 (6.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 46 (6.69%) Software Developer
8 44 (6.40%) Programmer
9 42 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
9 42 (6.10%) Senior Developer
10 41 (5.96%) DevOps Engineer
10 41 (5.96%) JavaScript Developer
11 37 (5.38%) Software Test Engineer
12 29 (4.22%) Senior Software Engineer
12 29 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
12 29 (4.22%) Test Automation Engineer
12 29 (4.22%) Tester
13 27 (3.92%) Author
13 27 (3.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (16.13%) HTML
2 76 (11.05%) CSS
2 76 (11.05%) Django
3 74 (10.76%) Web Services
4 66 (9.59%) jQuery
5 48 (6.98%) XML
6 47 (6.83%) RESTful
7 37 (5.38%) .NET
8 36 (5.23%) AngularJS
9 35 (5.09%) HTML5
10 34 (4.94%) CSS3
11 30 (4.36%) JSON
12 27 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 24 (3.49%) Natural Language Processing
14 21 (3.05%) REST
14 21 (3.05%) Spring
15 20 (2.91%) ASP.NET
16 19 (2.76%) Hibernate
17 18 (2.62%) J2EE
18 17 (2.47%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 139 (20.20%) Computer Science
2 79 (11.48%) Algorithms
3 68 (9.88%) Mathematics
4 56 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (4.94%) Visualisation
6 33 (4.80%) Physics
7 28 (4.07%) Life Science
8 20 (2.91%) Biology
9 17 (2.47%) Informatics
9 17 (2.47%) Mobile App
10 16 (2.33%) User Experience
11 15 (2.18%) Clustering
11 15 (2.18%) Data Structures
12 14 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.89%) Smart Meter
14 11 (1.60%) Internet of Things
15 10 (1.45%) Cybercrime
15 10 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 10 (1.45%) iPhone
16 9 (1.31%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 298 (43.31%) Linux
2 109 (15.84%) Unix
3 88 (12.79%) Windows
4 26 (3.78%) Android
5 13 (1.89%) Debian
5 13 (1.89%) Solaris
6 12 (1.74%) AIX
7 11 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.60%) CoreOS
7 11 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.45%) Windows Phone
9 7 (1.02%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.73%) CentOS
10 5 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.73%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.58%) HPUX
12 3 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.29%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.29%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (24.13%) Software Engineering
3 85 (12.35%) Scrum
4 73 (10.61%) DevOps
5 64 (9.30%) SDLC
6 59 (8.58%) Open Source
7 58 (8.43%) Mentoring
8 57 (8.28%) TDD
9 51 (7.41%) Analytics
10 44 (6.40%) OOP
11 43 (6.25%) Test Automation
12 40 (5.81%) Configuration Management
12 40 (5.81%) OO
13 38 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (5.23%) Automated Testing
14 36 (5.23%) BDD
15 33 (4.80%) High Availability
16 30 (4.36%) Bioinformatics
17 28 (4.07%) Front End Development
17 28 (4.07%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 258 (37.50%) Java
2 222 (32.27%) Perl
3 200 (29.07%) C++
4 154 (22.38%) JavaScript
5 148 (21.51%) SQL
6 140 (20.35%) C
7 103 (14.97%) C#
8 101 (14.68%) Bash Shell
9 54 (7.85%) Ruby
10 52 (7.56%) Scala
11 50 (7.27%) PHP
12 42 (6.10%) Shell Script
13 29 (4.22%) R
14 18 (2.62%) MATLAB
15 15 (2.18%) Erlang
16 13 (1.89%) T-SQL
17 10 (1.45%) Assembly Language
17 10 (1.45%) Bourne shell
17 10 (1.45%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 206 (29.94%) Degree
2 32 (4.65%) PhD
3 23 (3.34%) CISSP
4 19 (2.76%) CCNP
4 19 (2.76%) CEH
4 19 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (2.76%) CISM
5 15 (2.18%) DV Cleared
5 15 (2.18%) Security Cleared
6 14 (2.03%) CCNA
7 13 (1.89%) RHCE
8 12 (1.74%) MCSE
8 12 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (1.74%) SANS
9 10 (1.45%) CompTIA Security+
9 10 (1.45%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.45%) Security+ Certification
10 8 (1.16%) ISEB
10 8 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (1.02%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.43%) QA
2 19 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.74%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.45%) ISO27002
5 9 (1.31%) ISO 8583
6 6 (0.87%) SNOMED CT
7 5 (0.73%) WAI
8 2 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.15%) JTAG
9 1 (0.15%) SDET
9 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (4.36%) Docker
2 17 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.33%) Firmware
4 14 (2.03%) Active Directory
4 14 (2.03%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.89%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.60%) Ceph
6 11 (1.60%) vSphere
7 4 (0.58%) NFS
7 4 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.58%) Postfix
8 3 (0.44%) Corosync
8 3 (0.44%) Shibboleth
8 3 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.29%) iptables
10 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.15%) XenApp
10 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (8.58%) Puppet
2 29 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (3.05%) Nessus
4 20 (2.91%) Ansible
5 12 (1.74%) QRadar
5 12 (1.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (1.31%) Oracle ZFS
6 9 (1.31%) Salt
7 8 (1.16%) Nmap
8 5 (0.73%) CFEngine
8 5 (0.73%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.44%) Pacemaker
11 2 (0.29%) Nexpose
11 2 (0.29%) Terraform
12 1 (0.15%) Nagios
12 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 36 (5.23%) Oracle
2 33 (4.80%) Red Hat
3 32 (4.65%) VMware
4 27 (3.92%) Microsoft
5 25 (3.63%) Google
6 22 (3.20%) Cisco
7 19 (2.76%) HP
8 15 (2.18%) IBM
9 12 (1.74%) ArcSight
9 12 (1.74%) SolarWinds
9 12 (1.74%) Symantec
10 10 (1.45%) Splunk
11 9 (1.31%) F5
11 9 (1.31%) Sun
12 8 (1.16%) Sybase
12 8 (1.16%) Tableau
13 7 (1.02%) Cadence
13 7 (1.02%) Roku
14 6 (0.87%) NetApp
14 6 (0.87%) Perforce
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Metaskil Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Stock options, Fitness & Wellbeing programme
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £30500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Corriculo
Salary: £55,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Jagex Limited
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE
Posted: 21 days ago