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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Python
Rank 58 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Python 303 427 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.31% 5.83% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.67% 10.87% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 223 334 245
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
3494 3928 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.74% 53.62% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2942 3213 3260
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Python within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 -6 193 £45,000 +5.88% 58
Hertfordshire -15 48 £52,500 +16.66% 19
Suffolk +7 27 £55,000 +51.72% 1
Essex -7 17 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Bedfordshire -7 10 £35,000 +1.44%
Norfolk +13 8 £50,550 +102.20%
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 257 (36.35%) Linux
2 216 (30.55%) C++
3 212 (29.99%) Degree
4 208 (29.42%) Java
5 206 (29.14%) Software Engineering
6 192 (27.16%) Perl
7 178 (25.18%) JavaScript
8 162 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
9 161 (22.77%) HTML
10 159 (22.49%) C
11 149 (21.07%) Computer Science
12 137 (19.38%) SQL
13 108 (15.28%) C#
14 107 (15.13%) CSS
15 101 (14.29%) Git (software)
16 97 (13.72%) Windows
17 87 (12.31%) Django
18 86 (12.16%) TDD
19 85 (12.02%) jQuery
20 84 (11.88%) QA
20 84 (11.88%) Unix
21 74 (10.47%) Scrum
22 70 (9.90%) Bash Shell
23 68 (9.62%) Web Services
24 66 (9.34%) Electronics
24 66 (9.34%) Mathematics
25 65 (9.19%) HTML5
26 63 (8.91%) MySQL
27 62 (8.77%) NoSQL
28 59 (8.35%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (3.54%) Node.js
2 19 (2.69%) Apache
3 18 (2.55%) Apache Solr
4 16 (2.26%) CMS
5 13 (1.84%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.56%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.27%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.99%) ArcGIS
10 6 (0.85%) Drupal
11 4 (0.57%) Confluence
11 4 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.57%) JBoss
11 4 (0.57%) SAS
12 3 (0.42%) IIS
12 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.28%) nginx
13 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.14%) uWSGI
Applications
1 19 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) 3ds Max
2 3 (0.42%) Blender
2 3 (0.42%) Maya
3 2 (0.28%) Simulink
3 2 (0.28%) SPSS
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) Stata
4 1 (0.14%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Magento
1 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (1.98%) Firebase
4 13 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.13%) Google App Engine
5 8 (1.13%) Google Compute Engine
6 7 (0.99%) CloudFront
7 6 (0.85%) SaaS
8 5 (0.71%) GitHub
8 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.57%) PaaS
10 3 (0.42%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.28%) IaaS
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.09%) TCP/IP
2 32 (4.53%) HTTP
3 29 (4.10%) Firewall
4 27 (3.82%) Wireless
5 26 (3.68%) Internet
6 18 (2.55%) Bluetooth
6 18 (2.55%) DNS
7 12 (1.70%) ZigBee
8 11 (1.56%) 802.15
9 10 (1.41%) Wireshark
10 9 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (1.13%) BGP
11 8 (1.13%) Ethernet
11 8 (1.13%) Network Security
11 8 (1.13%) OSPF
12 7 (0.99%) SSL
13 6 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
13 6 (0.85%) LAN
13 6 (0.85%) MPLS
13 6 (0.85%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (8.91%) MySQL
2 62 (8.77%) NoSQL
3 56 (7.92%) Big Data
4 39 (5.52%) Relational Database
5 36 (5.09%) MongoDB
6 31 (4.38%) SQL Server
7 19 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (2.69%) RDBMS
8 17 (2.40%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.98%) Data Mining
10 12 (1.70%) Oracle Database
10 12 (1.70%) Redis
11 11 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.56%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.13%) GIS
12 8 (1.13%) Informix
12 8 (1.13%) Text Mining
13 6 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.71%) Datomic
14 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 101 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 59 (8.35%) Jenkins
3 41 (5.80%) Selenium
4 38 (5.37%) JIRA
5 25 (3.54%) Maven
6 16 (2.26%) Bower
6 16 (2.26%) Grunt
7 15 (2.12%) Subversion
8 12 (1.70%) gulp
9 10 (1.41%) Ant
9 10 (1.41%) Appium
9 10 (1.41%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.27%) Bugzilla
11 8 (1.13%) Gradle
11 8 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.13%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.99%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.99%) JUnit
12 7 (0.99%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.85%) Artifactory
General
1 66 (9.34%) Electronics
2 47 (6.65%) Finance
3 39 (5.52%) Games
4 31 (4.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 29 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.41%) Banking
8 8 (1.13%) Retail
9 4 (0.57%) Automotive
9 4 (0.57%) German Language
9 4 (0.57%) Publishing
10 3 (0.42%) Military
11 2 (0.28%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Marketing
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 271 (38.33%) Developer
2 125 (17.68%) Software Engineer
3 115 (16.27%) Python Developer
4 73 (10.33%) Test Engineer
5 54 (7.64%) Java Developer
6 52 (7.36%) Programmer
7 50 (7.07%) Full Stack Developer
8 45 (6.36%) JavaScript Developer
9 43 (6.08%) Software Developer
9 43 (6.08%) Software Test Engineer
10 40 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
11 36 (5.09%) Senior Developer
11 36 (5.09%) Tester
12 35 (4.95%) Automation Engineer
13 33 (4.67%) Analyst
13 33 (4.67%) Test Automation Engineer
14 32 (4.53%) Linux Developer
15 31 (4.38%) QA Engineer
16 29 (4.10%) Administrator
16 29 (4.10%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (22.77%) HTML
2 107 (15.13%) CSS
3 87 (12.31%) Django
4 85 (12.02%) jQuery
5 68 (9.62%) Web Services
6 65 (9.19%) HTML5
7 59 (8.35%) XML
8 49 (6.93%) AngularJS
9 47 (6.65%) RESTful
10 42 (5.94%) CSS3
11 38 (5.37%) .NET
12 26 (3.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 25 (3.54%) Spring
14 23 (3.25%) JSON
15 19 (2.69%) Natural Language Processing
15 19 (2.69%) REST
15 19 (2.69%) STL
16 17 (2.40%) J2EE
17 15 (2.12%) Hibernate
18 13 (1.84%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 149 (21.07%) Computer Science
2 66 (9.34%) Mathematics
3 53 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (6.79%) Algorithms
5 39 (5.52%) Life Science
6 36 (5.09%) Physics
7 29 (4.10%) Mobile App
8 28 (3.96%) Biology
9 26 (3.68%) Visualisation
10 22 (3.11%) Embedded Systems
11 15 (2.12%) Data Structures
12 14 (1.98%) Cryptography
12 14 (1.98%) Management Information System
13 13 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.70%) Data Centre
15 11 (1.56%) Cybercrime
15 11 (1.56%) iPhone
15 11 (1.56%) Smart Meter
16 10 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
16 10 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 257 (36.35%) Linux
2 97 (13.72%) Windows
3 84 (11.88%) Unix
4 47 (6.65%) Android
5 22 (3.11%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.55%) Windows Phone
7 15 (2.12%) Embedded Linux
8 13 (1.84%) AIX
9 11 (1.56%) HPUX
9 11 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.27%) Windows Server
11 8 (1.13%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.85%) Debian
12 6 (0.85%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.57%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.57%) Solaris
14 3 (0.42%) CentOS
15 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (29.14%) Software Engineering
2 162 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (12.16%) TDD
4 74 (10.47%) Scrum
5 58 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
6 55 (7.78%) DevOps
7 52 (7.36%) OO
8 51 (7.21%) Test Automation
9 49 (6.93%) Mentoring
10 48 (6.79%) SDLC
11 47 (6.65%) Automated Testing
12 42 (5.94%) Software Testing
13 40 (5.66%) OOP
14 37 (5.23%) Bioinformatics
15 36 (5.09%) Web Design
16 35 (4.95%) Analytics
16 35 (4.95%) Configuration Management
17 34 (4.81%) Open Source
18 31 (4.38%) Manual Testing
19 29 (4.10%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 216 (30.55%) C++
2 208 (29.42%) Java
3 192 (27.16%) Perl
4 178 (25.18%) JavaScript
5 159 (22.49%) C
6 137 (19.38%) SQL
7 108 (15.28%) C#
8 70 (9.90%) Bash Shell
9 49 (6.93%) PHP
9 49 (6.93%) Ruby
10 28 (3.96%) Shell Script
11 26 (3.68%) Scala
12 19 (2.69%) Embedded C
12 19 (2.69%) R
13 14 (1.98%) Erlang
14 13 (1.84%) Embedded C++
14 13 (1.84%) MATLAB
14 13 (1.84%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.70%) TTCN
16 11 (1.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 212 (29.99%) Degree
2 37 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.10%) PhD
4 23 (3.25%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.26%) DV Cleared
6 14 (1.98%) CISSP
7 9 (1.27%) CCNP
7 9 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.99%) CEH
8 7 (0.99%) CISM
9 6 (0.85%) CCIE
10 5 (0.71%) CISA
11 4 (0.57%) CRISC
11 4 (0.57%) GIAC
12 3 (0.42%) CCNA
12 3 (0.42%) RHCE
13 2 (0.28%) ISEB
13 2 (0.28%) MCSE
13 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (11.88%) QA
2 6 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.57%) WAI
4 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.28%) FIPS 140-2
4 2 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.28%) ISO27002
4 2 (0.28%) JTAG
5 1 (0.14%) MISRA
5 1 (0.14%) SDET
5 1 (0.14%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 34 (4.81%) Docker
2 23 (3.25%) Firmware
3 15 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.56%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.85%) Ceph
6 2 (0.28%) NFS
6 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.28%) Xen
7 1 (0.14%) GPFS
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 50 (7.07%) Puppet
2 35 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.84%) Ansible
4 12 (1.70%) Nessus
5 7 (0.99%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.85%) Nmap
7 4 (0.57%) CFEngine
8 3 (0.42%) Nagios
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.28%) Nexpose
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.28%) QRadar
9 2 (0.28%) Salt
9 2 (0.28%) SCCM
9 2 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.14%) logstash
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.14%) StatsD
10 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 58 (8.20%) Oracle
2 30 (4.24%) Google
3 23 (3.25%) VMware
4 21 (2.97%) Microsoft
5 17 (2.40%) Cisco
5 17 (2.40%) Red Hat
6 14 (1.98%) Perforce
7 12 (1.70%) Juniper
8 7 (0.99%) ESRI
8 7 (0.99%) HP
8 7 (0.99%) Intel
9 6 (0.85%) Aruba
9 6 (0.85%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.85%) IBM
9 6 (0.85%) Roku
10 5 (0.71%) Foundry
11 4 (0.57%) Veracode
11 4 (0.57%) Vertica
12 3 (0.42%) Citrix
12 3 (0.42%) Rackspace
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Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
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Salary: Competitive salary, benefits include pension scheme, share schemes so
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
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