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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 34 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Python 414 358 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.52% 5.00% 5.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.65% 9.80% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 360 296 343
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3554 3652 4099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 55.97% 50.96% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2980 3164 3375
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +6 284 £47,500 +5.55% 77
Hertfordshire +40 81 £54,500 +3.80% 10
Essex -4 18 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Bedfordshire 0 13 £48,500 +38.57% 2
Suffolk -7 11 £50,000 +47.05% 2
Norfolk -18 6 £36,250 +20.83% 1
East Anglia +1 1 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 385 (48.55%) Linux
2 358 (45.15%) Java
3 340 (42.88%) C++
4 261 (32.91%) Degree
5 243 (30.64%) Software Engineering
6 222 (27.99%) C
7 208 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
8 204 (25.73%) Perl
9 196 (24.72%) C#
10 193 (24.34%) Computer Science
11 156 (19.67%) Windows
12 147 (18.54%) JavaScript
13 141 (17.78%) SQL
14 130 (16.39%) Scrum
15 118 (14.88%) Mathematics
16 111 (14.00%) Bash Shell
16 111 (14.00%) Algorithms
17 100 (12.61%) .NET
18 98 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
19 97 (12.23%) Ruby
20 92 (11.60%) MySQL
20 92 (11.60%) HTML
21 91 (11.48%) Finance
22 90 (11.35%) Unix
22 90 (11.35%) DevOps
23 80 (10.09%) Big Data
24 76 (9.58%) Physics
25 74 (9.33%) SDLC
26 71 (8.95%) Web Services
27 70 (8.83%) Puppet

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 32 (4.04%) Apache
2 25 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (2.14%) WebLogic
4 16 (2.02%) SAS
5 14 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.51%) WordPress
7 11 (1.39%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.26%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.13%) nginx
10 8 (1.01%) CMS
11 7 (0.88%) Confluence
11 7 (0.88%) JBoss
12 6 (0.76%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.63%) MS Exchange
13 5 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (0.63%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.63%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.50%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.89%) SPSS
3 8 (1.01%) Simulink
4 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.13%) HipChat
5 1 (0.13%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.25%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 98 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.66%) SaaS
3 27 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.51%) Office 365
6 10 (1.26%) PaaS
7 7 (0.88%) GitHub
8 4 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.50%) IaaS
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.25%) Heroku
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.13%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.13%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (7.82%) Wireless
2 55 (6.94%) TCP/IP
3 41 (5.17%) DNS
4 34 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
5 31 (3.91%) Bluetooth
5 31 (3.91%) HTTP
6 30 (3.78%) Internet
7 22 (2.77%) Firewall
7 22 (2.77%) LDAP
8 17 (2.14%) DHCP
9 14 (1.77%) Network Security
10 13 (1.64%) SSL
11 12 (1.51%) SMTP
11 12 (1.51%) SNMP
11 12 (1.51%) VPN
12 10 (1.26%) IPsec
12 10 (1.26%) SSH
13 9 (1.13%) 802.11
13 9 (1.13%) Ethernet
13 9 (1.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (11.60%) MySQL
2 80 (10.09%) Big Data
3 48 (6.05%) NoSQL
4 45 (5.67%) MongoDB
5 32 (4.04%) Hadoop
6 30 (3.78%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
8 25 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (3.03%) SQL Server
10 18 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (2.14%) GIS
12 15 (1.89%) Spotfire
13 11 (1.39%) Apache Hive
14 8 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.01%) Text Mining
15 7 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.88%) Lumira
15 7 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
16 6 (0.76%) HBase
Development Applications
1 65 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.19%) Jenkins
3 35 (4.41%) Selenium
4 27 (3.40%) JIRA
5 18 (2.27%) HP UFT
5 18 (2.27%) Subversion
6 16 (2.02%) LoadRunner
7 15 (1.89%) Bugzilla
8 14 (1.77%) JUnit
9 13 (1.64%) Bitbucket
10 10 (1.26%) Ant
10 10 (1.26%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.26%) gulp
10 10 (1.26%) Maven
11 7 (0.88%) Buildbot
12 6 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (0.76%) SoapUI
13 5 (0.63%) GoCD
13 5 (0.63%) NUnit
13 5 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 91 (11.48%) Finance
2 63 (7.94%) Electronics
3 43 (5.42%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.40%) Automotive
5 17 (2.14%) Games
5 17 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (1.39%) Banking
7 10 (1.26%) Aerospace
7 10 (1.26%) Marketing
8 9 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.88%) Retail
10 3 (0.38%) Law
10 3 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Military
11 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 258 (32.53%) Developer
2 126 (15.89%) Software Engineer
3 104 (13.11%) Software Developer
4 77 (9.71%) Java Developer
5 76 (9.58%) Test Engineer
6 68 (8.58%) Embedded Engineer
7 65 (8.20%) C++ Developer
7 65 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
8 63 (7.94%) Graduate
9 62 (7.82%) DevOps Engineer
10 56 (7.06%) Analyst
11 52 (6.56%) C++ Software Engineer
12 46 (5.80%) Graduate Developer
13 45 (5.67%) Python Developer
13 45 (5.67%) Software Test Engineer
14 44 (5.55%) Java Engineer
14 44 (5.55%) Test Automation Engineer
15 41 (5.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 38 (4.79%) Programmer
17 34 (4.29%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (12.61%) .NET
2 92 (11.60%) HTML
3 71 (8.95%) Web Services
4 62 (7.82%) CSS
5 57 (7.19%) XML
6 47 (5.93%) HTML5
7 41 (5.17%) ASP.NET
7 41 (5.17%) Django
8 39 (4.92%) AngularJS
9 38 (4.79%) jQuery
10 35 (4.41%) JSON
10 35 (4.41%) RESTful
11 34 (4.29%) REST
12 23 (2.90%) CSS3
12 23 (2.90%) Node.js
13 22 (2.77%) LAMP
14 20 (2.52%) Qt
15 19 (2.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
17 17 (2.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 193 (24.34%) Computer Science
2 118 (14.88%) Mathematics
3 111 (14.00%) Algorithms
4 76 (9.58%) Physics
5 52 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (6.05%) Visualisation
7 26 (3.28%) User Experience
8 23 (2.90%) Artificial Intelligence
9 21 (2.65%) Life Science
10 18 (2.27%) Internet of Things
10 18 (2.27%) Mobile App
11 17 (2.14%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (1.89%) Biology
12 15 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.77%) Statistics
14 13 (1.64%) Informatics
15 12 (1.51%) Data Centre
16 8 (1.01%) Cryptography
16 8 (1.01%) Management Information System
16 8 (1.01%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 385 (48.55%) Linux
2 156 (19.67%) Windows
3 90 (11.35%) Unix
4 26 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (2.65%) Android
5 21 (2.65%) Ubuntu
6 19 (2.40%) Windows Server
7 17 (2.14%) CentOS
8 13 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
8 13 (1.64%) Mac OS X
9 12 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.26%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.88%) Solaris
12 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.38%) Debian
13 3 (0.38%) VMS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (30.64%) Software Engineering
2 208 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (16.39%) Scrum
4 90 (11.35%) DevOps
5 74 (9.33%) SDLC
6 66 (8.32%) Test Automation
7 65 (8.20%) Analytics
8 64 (8.07%) Machine Learning
9 57 (7.19%) Mentoring
10 53 (6.68%) Continuous Integration
11 52 (6.56%) Open Source
12 45 (5.67%) OO
13 40 (5.04%) Test Scripting
14 35 (4.41%) Data Analytics
15 34 (4.29%) Automated Testing
16 33 (4.16%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (4.04%) Continuous Delivery
17 32 (4.04%) Multithreading
18 30 (3.78%) Prototyping
19 29 (3.66%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 358 (45.15%) Java
2 340 (42.88%) C++
3 222 (27.99%) C
4 204 (25.73%) Perl
5 196 (24.72%) C#
6 147 (18.54%) JavaScript
7 141 (17.78%) SQL
8 111 (14.00%) Bash Shell
9 97 (12.23%) Ruby
10 56 (7.06%) Shell Script
11 51 (6.43%) PHP
12 39 (4.92%) MATLAB
13 38 (4.79%) Scala
14 26 (3.28%) PowerShell
15 25 (3.15%) Tcl
16 22 (2.77%) Embedded C
17 17 (2.14%) VB.NET
18 15 (1.89%) R
18 15 (1.89%) T-SQL
19 12 (1.51%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 261 (32.91%) Degree
2 67 (8.45%) PhD
3 8 (1.01%) Postgraduate
4 4 (0.50%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.38%) CCNA
5 3 (0.38%) CCNP
5 3 (0.38%) CEH
5 3 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.38%) CISM
5 3 (0.38%) CISSP
5 3 (0.38%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (0.38%) MCSE
5 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.38%) SANS
5 3 (0.38%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.38%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (0.25%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.25%) ISEB
6 2 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.58%) QA
2 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.38%) WAI
4 2 (0.25%) MISRA
4 2 (0.25%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) SDET
System Software
1 39 (4.92%) Docker
2 32 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.15%) Firmware
4 12 (1.51%) NFS
5 10 (1.26%) Samba
6 7 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
7 5 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.50%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.50%) Postfix
8 4 (0.50%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.38%) KVM
9 3 (0.38%) Sendmail
9 3 (0.38%) Shibboleth
9 3 (0.38%) vSphere
10 2 (0.25%) GPFS
10 2 (0.25%) iptables
10 2 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 70 (8.83%) Puppet
2 64 (8.07%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (7.82%) Ansible
4 16 (2.02%) Nagios
5 10 (1.26%) Kibana
5 10 (1.26%) logstash
6 9 (1.13%) Grafana
7 7 (0.88%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.88%) Terraform
8 6 (0.76%) Graphite
8 6 (0.76%) Nessus
8 6 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.63%) Ganglia
9 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 5 (0.63%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.50%) Opsview
10 4 (0.50%) Salt
11 3 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.38%) Oozie
11 3 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 47 (5.93%) Oracle
2 42 (5.30%) Microsoft
3 39 (4.92%) VMware
4 32 (4.04%) HP
5 30 (3.78%) Red Hat
6 22 (2.77%) Tableau
7 21 (2.65%) IBM
7 21 (2.65%) SAP
7 21 (2.65%) Splunk
8 9 (1.13%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.13%) Cisco
8 9 (1.13%) Dell
8 9 (1.13%) Sybase
9 7 (0.88%) Sun
10 6 (0.76%) Cloudera
10 6 (0.76%) NetApp
11 5 (0.63%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.63%) EMC
11 5 (0.63%) Google
11 5 (0.63%) Veeam
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-55k Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: plus benefits and relocation
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Including Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock Options + More
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits. p/t working will be pro-rata
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Anglia
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago