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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 46 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 350 417 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.73% 5.25% 4.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.00% 10.18% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 307 307 326
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
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
3888 4095 4388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.53% 51.52% 57.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3382 3504 3890
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -2 229 £45,000 +5.88% 67
Hertfordshire +2 61 £45,000 - 11
Suffolk +17 25 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Essex -6 15 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Bedfordshire +1 14 £35,000 -50.00% 2
Norfolk +7 5 £40,000 +32.23% 4
East Anglia - 1 £35,000 -
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 372 (50.20%) Linux
2 285 (38.46%) C++
3 248 (33.47%) Perl
4 239 (32.25%) C
5 228 (30.77%) Degree
6 217 (29.28%) Java
7 189 (25.51%) Software Engineering
8 178 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
8 178 (24.02%) JavaScript
9 172 (23.21%) HTML
10 170 (22.94%) Computer Science
11 147 (19.84%) Bash Shell
12 142 (19.16%) Windows
13 141 (19.03%) SQL
14 118 (15.92%) CSS
15 114 (15.38%) PHP
16 103 (13.90%) UNIX
17 98 (13.23%) Web Services
17 98 (13.23%) C#
18 97 (13.09%) Apache
19 90 (12.15%) XML
20 89 (12.01%) Ruby
21 87 (11.74%) Scrum
22 74 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
23 73 (9.85%) MySQL
24 71 (9.58%) Oracle
25 70 (9.45%) Internet
26 68 (9.18%) VMware
27 67 (9.04%) Git (software)
27 67 (9.04%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 97 (13.09%) Apache
2 58 (7.83%) Tomcat
3 25 (3.37%) Node.js
4 23 (3.10%) WebLogic
5 22 (2.97%) Zope
6 21 (2.83%) Plone
7 19 (2.56%) JBoss
8 18 (2.43%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.75%) nginx
10 11 (1.48%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.08%) CMS
11 8 (1.08%) IIS
12 6 (0.81%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.40%) ArcGIS
14 3 (0.40%) Drupal
14 3 (0.40%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.40%) SAS
14 3 (0.40%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.40%) uWSGI
Applications
1 6 (0.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 67 (9.04%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (4.18%) SaaS
3 24 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.40%) GitHub
7 2 (0.27%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 70 (9.45%) Internet
2 63 (8.50%) TCP/IP
3 49 (6.61%) HTTP
4 43 (5.80%) Firewall
5 32 (4.32%) Wireless
6 29 (3.91%) SSL
7 26 (3.51%) DNS
8 16 (2.16%) SAN
9 11 (1.48%) Ethernet
10 9 (1.21%) LDAP
11 8 (1.08%) Bluetooth
11 8 (1.08%) ICMP
11 8 (1.08%) ZigBee
12 7 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.81%) LTE
14 5 (0.67%) X.509
14 5 (0.67%) SSH
14 5 (0.67%) 802.15
14 5 (0.67%) SMTP
14 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (9.85%) MySQL
2 61 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
3 56 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 39 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 25 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.10%) Big Data
6 23 (3.10%) SQL Server
7 22 (2.97%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.75%) MariaDB
9 12 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (1.62%) Firebird
10 9 (1.21%) Informix
11 8 (1.08%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.81%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.54%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.54%) Neo4j
14 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 67 (9.04%) Git (software)
2 64 (8.64%) Selenium
2 64 (8.64%) Jenkins
3 50 (6.75%) JIRA
4 33 (4.45%) JUnit
5 26 (3.51%) Ant
6 20 (2.70%) Subversion
7 18 (2.43%) Eclipse
8 15 (2.02%) Bugzilla
9 13 (1.75%) Visual Studio
10 12 (1.62%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.21%) SoapUI
11 9 (1.21%) Calabash
12 8 (1.08%) Hudson
13 7 (0.94%) GCC
13 7 (0.94%) Grunt
13 7 (0.94%) Bower
13 7 (0.94%) gulp
14 6 (0.81%) Mockito
14 6 (0.81%) Appium
General
1 62 (8.37%) Marketing
2 53 (7.15%) Electronics
3 40 (5.40%) Finance
3 40 (5.40%) Games
4 21 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 7 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (0.94%) Automotive
5 7 (0.94%) Banking
5 7 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.81%) Multimedia
7 4 (0.54%) Advertising
7 4 (0.54%) Retail
7 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.13%) Legal
8 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 269 (36.30%) Developer
2 197 (26.59%) Software Engineer
3 83 (11.20%) Software Developer
4 66 (8.91%) Test Engineer
5 49 (6.61%) Java Developer
6 42 (5.67%) Administrator
7 41 (5.53%) Programmer
7 41 (5.53%) Python Developer
8 39 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
9 38 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
10 36 (4.86%) Linux Administrator
11 35 (4.72%) Tester
12 34 (4.59%) Team Leader
13 33 (4.45%) Senior Developer
14 32 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
15 30 (4.05%) Web Developer
16 29 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
17 26 (3.51%) Analyst
17 26 (3.51%) Graduate
17 26 (3.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (23.21%) HTML
2 118 (15.92%) CSS
3 98 (13.23%) Web Services
4 90 (12.15%) XML
5 53 (7.15%) HTML5
6 49 (6.61%) jQuery
7 47 (6.34%) JSON
8 43 (5.80%) CSS3
9 38 (5.13%) .NET
10 31 (4.18%) AngularJS
11 29 (3.91%) Django
12 28 (3.78%) RabbitMQ
13 26 (3.51%) REST
14 24 (3.24%) SOAP
15 23 (3.10%) RESTful
16 19 (2.56%) Spring
17 18 (2.43%) Ajax
17 18 (2.43%) PhoneGap
18 16 (2.16%) J2EE
18 16 (2.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 170 (22.94%) Computer Science
2 50 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.48%) Algorithms
4 40 (5.40%) Mathematics
5 37 (4.99%) Internet of Things
6 34 (4.59%) Mobile App
7 25 (3.37%) Visualisation
8 22 (2.97%) User Experience
9 21 (2.83%) Management Information System
10 19 (2.56%) Physics
10 19 (2.56%) Online Games
11 17 (2.29%) Statistics
12 15 (2.02%) Cryptography
12 15 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
13 12 (1.62%) Informatics
14 10 (1.35%) Chemistry
14 10 (1.35%) Data Structures
15 9 (1.21%) CUDA
15 9 (1.21%) PMI
16 7 (0.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 372 (50.20%) Linux
2 142 (19.16%) Windows
3 103 (13.90%) UNIX
4 65 (8.77%) Android
5 43 (5.80%) Apple iOS
6 36 (4.86%) Debian
7 25 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (3.24%) CentOS
9 15 (2.02%) AIX
10 10 (1.35%) HPUX
11 9 (1.21%) Solaris
12 8 (1.08%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
13 7 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.54%) SUSE
15 1 (0.13%) uClinux
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.13%) zOS
15 1 (0.13%) VMS
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (25.51%) Software Engineering
2 178 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (11.74%) Scrum
4 74 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (8.23%) OO
6 60 (8.10%) Web Development
7 59 (7.96%) Test Automation
8 57 (7.69%) DevOps
9 56 (7.56%) Mentoring
10 50 (6.75%) Open Source
10 50 (6.75%) Automated Testing
11 48 (6.48%) SDLC
12 40 (5.40%) SOA
13 37 (4.99%) OOP
13 37 (4.99%) TDD
14 36 (4.86%) Line Management
15 33 (4.45%) Software Testing
16 31 (4.18%) Configuration Management
17 30 (4.05%) MVC
17 30 (4.05%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 285 (38.46%) C++
2 248 (33.47%) Perl
3 239 (32.25%) C
4 217 (29.28%) Java
5 178 (24.02%) JavaScript
6 147 (19.84%) Bash Shell
7 141 (19.03%) SQL
8 114 (15.38%) PHP
9 98 (13.23%) C#
10 89 (12.01%) Ruby
11 49 (6.61%) Shell Script
12 28 (3.78%) MATLAB
12 28 (3.78%) Go
13 14 (1.89%) R
14 13 (1.75%) Embedded C++
15 12 (1.62%) Embedded C
16 10 (1.35%) Assembly Language
16 10 (1.35%) Korn
17 9 (1.21%) Tcl
17 9 (1.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 228 (30.77%) Degree
2 30 (4.05%) PhD
3 22 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.21%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.81%) LPIC
6 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.40%) ISEB
6 3 (0.40%) RHCE
7 2 (0.27%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.13%) CISSP
8 1 (0.13%) CISA
8 1 (0.13%) CISM
8 1 (0.13%) CEH
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.96%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.40%) WAI
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (3.64%) Firmware
3 17 (2.29%) Docker
4 15 (2.02%) Active Directory
5 14 (1.89%) Xen
6 11 (1.48%) Postfix
7 10 (1.35%) qmail
7 10 (1.35%) VirtualBox
8 9 (1.21%) Varnish
9 6 (0.81%) KVM
9 6 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.54%) vSphere
10 4 (0.54%) LXC
10 4 (0.54%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 3 (0.40%) NFS
11 3 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.27%) Ceph
13 1 (0.13%) iptables
13 1 (0.13%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 44 (5.94%) Puppet
2 31 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.62%) Ansible
4 8 (1.08%) HAProxy
4 8 (1.08%) systemd
5 7 (0.94%) Data Guard
6 5 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (0.54%) Mesos
7 4 (0.54%) Nagios
8 3 (0.40%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.40%) Salt
9 2 (0.27%) Graylog
9 2 (0.27%) Graphite
9 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.27%) OpenView
9 2 (0.27%) OPNET
9 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.27%) Cacti
9 2 (0.27%) Munin
Vendors
1 71 (9.58%) Oracle
2 68 (9.18%) VMware
3 63 (8.50%) Red Hat
4 27 (3.64%) Google
5 24 (3.24%) Rackspace
6 23 (3.10%) Microsoft
7 20 (2.70%) Perforce
8 11 (1.48%) Intel
9 8 (1.08%) HP
10 7 (0.94%) Tableau
11 6 (0.81%) Cisco
11 6 (0.81%) IBM
12 4 (0.54%) Citrix
12 4 (0.54%) Pegasus
12 4 (0.54%) ESRI
12 4 (0.54%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.54%) F5
12 4 (0.54%) Veeam
13 3 (0.40%) Coverity
13 3 (0.40%) Atlassian
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
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