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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 41 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 402 307 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.52% 4.65% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.43% 8.17% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 312 248 282
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
3854 3759 4719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.91% 56.95% 55.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3118 3180 4126
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +8 296 £42,500 +18.88% 75
Hertfordshire -19 61 £46,250 +2.77% 11
Essex -24 18 £40,250 -19.50% 3
Bedfordshire +5 16 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Suffolk -28 8 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Norfolk -23 7 £25,000 -44.44%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 363 (43.01%) Linux
2 335 (39.69%) C++
3 334 (39.57%) Degree
4 313 (37.09%) Software Engineering
5 311 (36.85%) C
6 292 (34.60%) Java
7 248 (29.38%) Computer Science
8 244 (28.91%) Perl
9 231 (27.37%) HTML
10 226 (26.78%) JavaScript
11 189 (22.39%) C#
12 164 (19.43%) CSS
13 163 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
14 158 (18.72%) UNIX
15 151 (17.89%) Windows
15 151 (17.89%) PHP
16 149 (17.65%) SQL
17 128 (15.17%) MySQL
18 119 (14.10%) OO
19 111 (13.15%) Algorithms
20 107 (12.68%) jQuery
21 93 (11.02%) XML
22 90 (10.66%) Wireless
23 86 (10.19%) Mathematics
24 83 (9.83%) Scrum
24 83 (9.83%) Web Services
25 80 (9.48%) Internet
25 80 (9.48%) Git (software)
26 78 (9.24%) Android
27 76 (9.00%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 49 (5.81%) Apache
2 32 (3.79%) Node.js
3 30 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.42%) OpenStack
4 12 (1.42%) GlassFish
5 11 (1.30%) IIS
6 10 (1.18%) SAS
6 10 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.18%) JBoss
7 8 (0.95%) CloudStack
8 5 (0.59%) Drupal
8 5 (0.59%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.59%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.59%) WildFly
9 3 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.24%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.12%) WordPress
11 1 (0.12%) Site Server
Applications
1 30 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.37%) RoboHelp
2 20 (2.37%) FrameMaker
2 20 (2.37%) PaintShop Pro
3 18 (2.13%) 3ds Max
4 9 (1.07%) Maya
4 9 (1.07%) Blender
5 6 (0.71%) SPSS
5 6 (0.71%) Simulink
6 5 (0.59%) CPLEX
6 5 (0.59%) Mathematica
7 4 (0.47%) MS Office
7 4 (0.47%) Stateflow
8 3 (0.36%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.24%) MS Project
9 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
2 27 (3.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 23 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.95%) Google Compute Engine
5 7 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.47%) SaaS
6 4 (0.47%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.47%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.36%) PaaS
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 90 (10.66%) Wireless
2 80 (9.48%) Internet
3 61 (7.23%) TCP/IP
4 40 (4.74%) HTTP
5 29 (3.44%) WAN
6 28 (3.32%) SNMP
7 27 (3.20%) LAN
7 27 (3.20%) Firewall
8 21 (2.49%) SAN
9 20 (2.37%) iSCSI
10 19 (2.25%) NAS
11 17 (2.01%) DNS
12 16 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (1.54%) ZigBee
13 13 (1.54%) 3G
14 12 (1.42%) LTE
14 12 (1.42%) 802.15
15 11 (1.30%) Network Security
15 11 (1.30%) 4G
16 10 (1.18%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (15.17%) MySQL
2 68 (8.06%) NoSQL
3 57 (6.75%) PostgreSQL
4 52 (6.16%) MongoDB
5 35 (4.15%) Big Data
6 28 (3.32%) SQL Server
7 26 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.49%) Hadoop
9 18 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (1.30%) Data Mining
11 10 (1.18%) BigTable
11 10 (1.18%) Text Mining
12 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.83%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.59%) QlikView
13 5 (0.59%) Spotfire
13 5 (0.59%) Firebird
14 4 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 80 (9.48%) Git (software)
2 52 (6.16%) Jenkins
3 41 (4.86%) Eclipse
4 30 (3.55%) JIRA
5 20 (2.37%) Visual Studio
5 20 (2.37%) Selenium
6 18 (2.13%) Maven
7 16 (1.90%) Subversion
8 13 (1.54%) JUnit
9 11 (1.30%) Bugzilla
9 11 (1.30%) Hudson
10 9 (1.07%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.83%) LabVIEW
11 7 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (0.83%) Ant
12 6 (0.71%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.71%) Jasmine
12 6 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (0.71%) CruiseControl
13 5 (0.59%) TestNG
General
1 51 (6.04%) Electronics
2 41 (4.86%) Marketing
3 40 (4.74%) Finance
4 37 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 32 (3.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 23 (2.73%) Automotive
7 20 (2.37%) Publishing
7 20 (2.37%) Games
8 19 (2.25%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.78%) Multimedia
10 10 (1.18%) Military
11 8 (0.95%) Retail
12 7 (0.83%) Back Office
13 6 (0.71%) Avionics
14 3 (0.36%) Banking
15 2 (0.24%) Billing
16 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 298 (35.31%) Developer
2 257 (30.45%) Software Engineer
3 84 (9.95%) Test Engineer
4 77 (9.12%) Web Developer
5 74 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 68 (8.06%) Java Developer
7 50 (5.92%) Senior Software Engineer
8 47 (5.57%) Administrator
9 41 (4.86%) Systems Administrator
9 41 (4.86%) Senior Developer
10 39 (4.62%) Author
10 39 (4.62%) Technical Author
11 38 (4.50%) Software Test Engineer
12 35 (4.15%) Programmer
13 34 (4.03%) Python Developer
13 34 (4.03%) Team Leader
14 32 (3.79%) Graduate
15 29 (3.44%) Java Software Engineer
16 28 (3.32%) Java Software Developer
17 25 (2.96%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (27.37%) HTML
2 164 (19.43%) CSS
3 107 (12.68%) jQuery
4 93 (11.02%) XML
5 83 (9.83%) Web Services
6 48 (5.69%) .NET
7 45 (5.33%) HTML5
8 39 (4.62%) Django
9 38 (4.50%) AngularJS
10 34 (4.03%) CSS3
11 24 (2.84%) Ajax
11 24 (2.84%) JSON
12 23 (2.73%) SOAP
13 22 (2.61%) Ruby on Rails
14 21 (2.49%) RESTful
15 20 (2.37%) XSLT
16 18 (2.13%) Middleware
16 18 (2.13%) ASP.NET
17 17 (2.01%) REST
18 16 (1.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 248 (29.38%) Computer Science
2 111 (13.15%) Algorithms
3 86 (10.19%) Mathematics
4 64 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (6.64%) Open Source
6 49 (5.81%) Embedded Systems
7 35 (4.15%) Cryptography
8 31 (3.67%) Visualisation
8 31 (3.67%) User Experience
9 30 (3.55%) Internet of Things
10 28 (3.32%) Statistics
11 26 (3.08%) Device Driver
12 23 (2.73%) Physics
13 21 (2.49%) Mobile App
14 20 (2.37%) Data Structures
14 20 (2.37%) Artificial Intelligence
15 19 (2.25%) 3D Graphics
15 19 (2.25%) Smart Meter
16 18 (2.13%) Management Information System
16 18 (2.13%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 363 (43.01%) Linux
2 158 (18.72%) UNIX
3 151 (17.89%) Windows
4 78 (9.24%) Android
5 55 (6.52%) Apple iOS
6 29 (3.44%) Debian
7 23 (2.73%) Embedded Linux
8 18 (2.13%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.07%) AIX
10 9 (1.07%) CentOS
11 7 (0.83%) Solaris
12 6 (0.71%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.59%) HPUX
14 4 (0.47%) FreeBSD
14 4 (0.47%) OpenBSD
15 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (37.09%) Software Engineering
2 163 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (14.10%) OO
4 83 (9.83%) Scrum
5 76 (9.00%) Web Development
6 72 (8.53%) Multithreading
7 64 (7.58%) Mentoring
8 57 (6.75%) Automated Testing
9 53 (6.28%) Test Automation
10 49 (5.81%) TDD
11 48 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (5.33%) Analytics
13 37 (4.38%) Software Testing
14 36 (4.27%) Test Scripting
15 35 (4.15%) Information Security
15 35 (4.15%) OOD
16 33 (3.91%) Regression Testing
17 29 (3.44%) Network Management
18 26 (3.08%) Software Architecture
19 25 (2.96%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 335 (39.69%) C++
2 311 (36.85%) C
3 292 (34.60%) Java
4 244 (28.91%) Perl
5 226 (26.78%) JavaScript
6 189 (22.39%) C#
7 151 (17.89%) PHP
8 149 (17.65%) SQL
9 74 (8.77%) Bash Shell
10 71 (8.41%) Ruby
11 40 (4.74%) Shell Script
12 39 (4.62%) Embedded C
13 37 (4.38%) MATLAB
14 25 (2.96%) Objective-C
15 23 (2.73%) PowerShell
16 21 (2.49%) R
17 19 (2.25%) Scala
18 16 (1.90%) GLSL
19 11 (1.30%) Embedded C++
20 8 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 334 (39.57%) Degree
2 32 (3.79%) ISEB
3 27 (3.20%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.90%) PhD
5 13 (1.54%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.71%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.71%) Postgraduate
7 6 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.59%) CCNA
9 4 (0.47%) CCNP
10 2 (0.24%) CCIE
11 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.06%) QA
2 8 (0.95%) ISO 9000
3 7 (0.83%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.71%) IEC 61508
4 6 (0.71%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
6 1 (0.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 28 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.37%) Firmware
4 8 (0.95%) KVM
4 8 (0.95%) Xen
5 6 (0.71%) XenServer
6 4 (0.47%) Ceph
7 3 (0.36%) Varnish
8 2 (0.24%) NFS
8 2 (0.24%) Squid
9 1 (0.12%) Samba
9 1 (0.12%) Docker
9 1 (0.12%) GPFS
9 1 (0.12%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (3.91%) Puppet
2 14 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.95%) Ansible
4 7 (0.83%) Nagios
5 4 (0.47%) Cacti
5 4 (0.47%) OPNET
6 3 (0.36%) OpenView
6 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 74 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 42 (4.98%) Google
3 37 (4.38%) Oracle
4 26 (3.08%) VMware
5 17 (2.01%) Red Hat
6 16 (1.90%) Perforce
7 15 (1.78%) HP
8 14 (1.66%) Cisco
9 8 (0.95%) Rackspace
9 8 (0.95%) Juniper
9 8 (0.95%) Citrix
10 7 (0.83%) NetApp
10 7 (0.83%) Sony
10 7 (0.83%) Intel
11 6 (0.71%) Isilon
11 6 (0.71%) EMC
12 4 (0.47%) Coverity
12 4 (0.47%) IBM
12 4 (0.47%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.36%) ION Trading
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