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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Python
Rank 52 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Python 336 438 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.55% 5.19% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.52% 9.11% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 297 351 380
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 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +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
3942 4810 4636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.37% 56.98% 56.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3381 4068 4133
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 0 262 £45,000 +5.88% 51
Hertfordshire -36 39 £45,000 - 8
Essex +11 19 £52,500 +23.52% 5
Suffolk +6 14 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Bedfordshire +8 2 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Norfolk -10 2 £39,000 +11.42% 2
Python
England

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 338 (44.59%) Linux
2 319 (42.08%) C++
3 276 (36.41%) C
4 263 (34.70%) Perl
5 231 (30.47%) Degree
6 218 (28.76%) JavaScript
7 207 (27.31%) HTML
8 203 (26.78%) Java
9 202 (26.65%) Software Engineering
10 187 (24.67%) Computer Science
11 177 (23.35%) Agile Software Development
12 159 (20.98%) PHP
13 154 (20.32%) SQL
14 139 (18.34%) Bash Shell
15 138 (18.21%) Windows
16 137 (18.07%) CSS
17 115 (15.17%) UNIX
18 109 (14.38%) XML
19 97 (12.80%) MySQL
20 94 (12.40%) C#
21 91 (12.01%) Web Services
22 84 (11.08%) Scrum
23 81 (10.69%) Web Development
24 78 (10.29%) Ruby
25 77 (10.16%) Apache
26 76 (10.03%) Internet
27 75 (9.89%) Electronics
28 74 (9.76%) OO
29 73 (9.63%) TCP/IP
30 66 (8.71%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 77 (10.16%) Apache
2 49 (6.46%) Tomcat
3 24 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 21 (2.77%) JBoss
4 21 (2.77%) Node.js
5 19 (2.51%) Zope
5 19 (2.51%) Plone
6 18 (2.37%) WebSphere
7 16 (2.11%) IIS
8 12 (1.58%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.06%) nginx
10 7 (0.92%) GlassFish
11 6 (0.79%) CMS
11 6 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (0.66%) SAS
13 3 (0.40%) Tuxedo
13 3 (0.40%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.26%) CloudStack
14 2 (0.26%) Drupal
14 2 (0.26%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.40%) RoboHelp
2 3 (0.40%) SPSS
2 3 (0.40%) 3ds Max
2 3 (0.40%) FrameMaker
2 3 (0.40%) PaintShop Pro
2 3 (0.40%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.26%) Blender
3 2 (0.26%) Maya
3 2 (0.26%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.69%) Cloud Computing
3 27 (3.56%) SaaS
4 18 (2.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.26%) GitHub
6 2 (0.26%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (10.03%) Internet
2 73 (9.63%) TCP/IP
3 52 (6.86%) Wireless
4 48 (6.33%) HTTP
5 33 (4.35%) Firewall
6 18 (2.37%) SSL
7 14 (1.85%) DNS
8 11 (1.45%) HTTPS
9 9 (1.19%) ICMP
9 9 (1.19%) ZigBee
10 8 (1.06%) MPLS
10 8 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (1.06%) Bluetooth
11 7 (0.92%) LTE
12 6 (0.79%) 3G
12 6 (0.79%) Intranet
12 6 (0.79%) 802.15
12 6 (0.79%) SNMP
13 5 (0.66%) SAN
13 5 (0.66%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (12.80%) MySQL
2 56 (7.39%) PostgreSQL
3 49 (6.46%) Relational Database
4 46 (6.07%) NoSQL
5 30 (3.96%) MongoDB
6 28 (3.69%) SQL Server
7 19 (2.51%) Big Data
8 15 (1.98%) Firebird
9 14 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.45%) Data Mining
11 11 (1.45%) MariaDB
12 9 (1.19%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.06%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.66%) Neo4j
14 5 (0.66%) CouchDB
15 4 (0.53%) Text Mining
16 3 (0.40%) DB2
Development Applications
1 66 (8.71%) Git (software)
2 53 (6.99%) JIRA
2 53 (6.99%) Selenium
3 49 (6.46%) Jenkins
4 36 (4.75%) Eclipse
5 31 (4.09%) JUnit
6 24 (3.17%) Ant
7 18 (2.37%) Visual Studio
8 16 (2.11%) Subversion
9 14 (1.85%) Bugzilla
10 12 (1.58%) GCC
11 9 (1.19%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.06%) CruiseControl
12 8 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
13 7 (0.92%) JMeter
14 6 (0.79%) SCons
14 6 (0.79%) LoadUI
14 6 (0.79%) Mockito
14 6 (0.79%) TestNG
14 6 (0.79%) QADirector
General
1 75 (9.89%) Electronics
2 61 (8.05%) Marketing
3 41 (5.41%) Finance
4 26 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.64%) Games
6 13 (1.72%) Back Office
7 12 (1.58%) Automotive
8 7 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.79%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.53%) Banking
10 4 (0.53%) Advertising
10 4 (0.53%) Publishing
11 3 (0.40%) Retail
12 2 (0.26%) Military
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 304 (40.11%) Developer
2 211 (27.84%) Software Engineer
3 98 (12.93%) Software Developer
4 69 (9.10%) Test Engineer
5 62 (8.18%) Java Developer
6 51 (6.73%) Web Developer
7 46 (6.07%) Programmer
8 45 (5.94%) Team Leader
9 43 (5.67%) Software Test Engineer
10 40 (5.28%) Python Developer
10 40 (5.28%) Senior Developer
11 35 (4.62%) C++ Developer
12 34 (4.49%) Administrator
13 33 (4.35%) Graduate
14 32 (4.22%) Software Team Leader
15 31 (4.09%) Systems Administrator
15 31 (4.09%) Software Programmer
16 26 (3.43%) Linux Administrator
17 25 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
18 24 (3.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (27.31%) HTML
2 137 (18.07%) CSS
3 109 (14.38%) XML
4 91 (12.01%) Web Services
5 65 (8.58%) jQuery
6 56 (7.39%) HTML5
7 45 (5.94%) .NET
7 45 (5.94%) JSON
8 39 (5.15%) SOAP
9 35 (4.62%) CSS3
10 29 (3.83%) AngularJS
10 29 (3.83%) Django
11 20 (2.64%) XSLT
12 17 (2.24%) Regular Expression
13 16 (2.11%) WebSockets
13 16 (2.11%) PhoneGap
13 16 (2.11%) Ajax
14 15 (1.98%) J2EE
14 15 (1.98%) LAMP
14 15 (1.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 187 (24.67%) Computer Science
2 47 (6.20%) Algorithms
2 47 (6.20%) Internet of Things
3 41 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 36 (4.75%) Visualisation
5 35 (4.62%) User Experience
5 35 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (4.22%) Mobile App
7 29 (3.83%) Embedded Systems
8 23 (3.03%) Management Information System
9 22 (2.90%) Statistics
10 21 (2.77%) Physics
11 17 (2.24%) Informatics
12 15 (1.98%) PMI
13 13 (1.72%) EFT
14 12 (1.58%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.45%) Cryptography
16 9 (1.19%) CUDA
17 8 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
17 8 (1.06%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 338 (44.59%) Linux
2 138 (18.21%) Windows
3 115 (15.17%) UNIX
4 60 (7.92%) Android
5 44 (5.80%) Apple iOS
6 31 (4.09%) Debian
7 17 (2.24%) CentOS
8 8 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.06%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.06%) Solaris
8 8 (1.06%) AIX
9 6 (0.79%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (0.53%) HPUX
11 1 (0.13%) zOS
11 1 (0.13%) VMS
11 1 (0.13%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.13%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.13%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (26.65%) Software Engineering
2 177 (23.35%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (11.08%) Scrum
4 81 (10.69%) Web Development
5 74 (9.76%) OO
6 62 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (8.18%) Test Automation
7 59 (7.78%) Automated Testing
8 58 (7.65%) Mentoring
9 53 (6.99%) Open Source
10 46 (6.07%) SDLC
11 45 (5.94%) TDD
12 40 (5.28%) OOD
13 36 (4.75%) Line Management
14 35 (4.62%) Network Management
15 33 (4.35%) Software Testing
15 33 (4.35%) DevOps
16 32 (4.22%) Analytics
16 32 (4.22%) OOP
17 30 (3.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 319 (42.08%) C++
2 276 (36.41%) C
3 263 (34.70%) Perl
4 218 (28.76%) JavaScript
5 203 (26.78%) Java
6 159 (20.98%) PHP
7 154 (20.32%) SQL
8 139 (18.34%) Bash Shell
9 94 (12.40%) C#
10 78 (10.29%) Ruby
11 54 (7.12%) Shell Script
12 34 (4.49%) MATLAB
13 22 (2.90%) Go
14 15 (1.98%) Embedded C
14 15 (1.98%) R
15 13 (1.72%) T-SQL
16 12 (1.58%) Embedded C++
17 10 (1.32%) Korn
18 8 (1.06%) Objective-C
19 7 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 231 (30.47%) Degree
2 24 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.51%) ISEB
4 17 (2.24%) PhD
5 15 (1.98%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.45%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.19%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.79%) LPIC
9 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.26%) CCNP
9 2 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.13%) CISSP
10 1 (0.13%) CISA
10 1 (0.13%) CISM
10 1 (0.13%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.58%) QA
2 13 (1.72%) ISO 8583
3 4 (0.53%) WAI
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (4.49%) Firmware
3 14 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.58%) Docker
5 10 (1.32%) Varnish
6 8 (1.06%) KVM
6 8 (1.06%) Xen
7 7 (0.92%) Postfix
8 6 (0.79%) qmail
9 5 (0.66%) LXC
9 5 (0.66%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 4 (0.53%) Squid
11 3 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.40%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.26%) Ceph
12 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.13%) NFS
13 1 (0.13%) Samba
13 1 (0.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 26 (3.43%) Puppet
2 22 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.32%) Nagios
4 7 (0.92%) OPNET
4 7 (0.92%) Cacti
4 7 (0.92%) Ansible
5 6 (0.79%) HAProxy
5 6 (0.79%) systemd
5 6 (0.79%) OpenView
6 5 (0.66%) Mesos
7 3 (0.40%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.26%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.26%) logstash
8 2 (0.26%) Salt
8 2 (0.26%) Graylog
8 2 (0.26%) Graphite
8 2 (0.26%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.26%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.26%) Munin
8 2 (0.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 55 (7.26%) Oracle
2 51 (6.73%) VMware
3 45 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 38 (5.01%) Red Hat
5 26 (3.43%) Perforce
6 23 (3.03%) Rackspace
7 21 (2.77%) Google
8 9 (1.19%) IBM
8 9 (1.19%) HP
9 8 (1.06%) Juniper
9 8 (1.06%) Cisco
10 6 (0.79%) Coverity
10 6 (0.79%) Tableau
10 6 (0.79%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.66%) Pegasus
12 3 (0.40%) Intel
12 3 (0.40%) Citrix
12 3 (0.40%) Xilinx
12 3 (0.40%) Veeam
13 2 (0.26%) hybris
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £££ (incl. comprehensive package)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum, plus Bonus+ Free Lunch + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Central Employment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + .
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£58,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago